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Strange Interlude: and suddenly... al otro lado (music for harp and cello)
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Strange Interlude: and suddenly... al otro lado (music for harp and cello)

Sat, February 20, 2021 4:00 PM, PST

We made it to the other side of 2020! Join us for a strange interlude of musical fun times and delightful tale-telling as we celebrate with Liza Wallace's Sonata for harp and cello "Al otro lado" ("On the other side"), which was written for Strange Interlude. We'll also look towards a brighter future as we present our first performance of Anthony R. Green's anti-45, anti-fascism work "...and suddenly it appeared..." which the composer describes as "quiet resistance music," and incorporates inspiration from Calypso music and the work of composer and filmmaker Ed Bland.
These works meld the fiery and the contemplative, the intimate and the expansive, and we'll round out the program with a few additional works that embody these qualities by the inimitable Heitor Villa-Lobos and everybody's favorite minimalist Arvo Pärt.


Strange Interlude Harp and Cello

Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Anthony R. Green: ...and suddenly it appeared...
Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5: Aria
Liza Wallace: Al otro lado


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Lily Press, almost 2 years ago

Thank you all so much for joining us at yesterday's concert and for your support of live music - having each and every one of you there meant so much to us and it was a joy to spend some time together!

Find out more about Strange Interlude:
And more about our amazingly talented composer colleagues:


Joey Chang Emcee
Jonathan Simcosky
Anaïs Pirlot-Mares
Diana & Craig LeRoi-Schmidt
Marc Gerstein
Isabel Clark
Bri Maxwell
Richard Hartung
Judith Felsten
Sheri Richardson
Sylvia Rosenfeld
Isa Shemwell
Marcia Tress
Grant Barnes
Linda Marshall
Sylvia Vriesendorp
Martin Ray
Danny S
Ann Demaree
Dion Frischer
Suzanne Scollon
Arlene Weisz
Paula Farrington
Natalia Pavlova
Aunt Lorrie
Austin Jude STanion
Diana Ali
Karen Clark
Kester Allen
Tom Ramlow
Nancy Coffey
Liza Wallace
Dianne Press
Roseann Press
Ragna Boynton
Ted Robbins
Jack Cederquist
Jessi Harvey
Laura Cisar
Vilma Mesa
Sara Puccio
Mysoon Rizk
Tim Richards
Harriet Lipowitz
Stephen Bates
Kitty Boles
Jane Pulkkinen
Anthony Green
Kathleen Graves
Jack Fuller
Alyssa Floyd
Dan Mendoza