Chamber Music Northwest: In Motion with BodyVox – Through June 30

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Chamber Music Northwest: In Motion with BodyVox – Through June 30
June 27, 2013 8:00 pm
June 30, 2013 10:00 pm
$6 to $50
Chamber Music Northwest
May 28, 2013
St. Mary’s Academy
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1615 SW Fifth Ave., Portland, 97201

Our third collaboration with BodyVox offers three shows with original choreography and dance to music performed by CMNW festival artists. The program features film, works by Ravel, Sibelius and Bartók, along with unique arrangements and compositions by Imani Winds. Program includes Maurice Ravel’s Introduction and Allegro for Harp, Flute, Clarinet and Strings; and Assez vif — très rythmé from Quartet in F Major for Strings; Clair de Lune for Solo Harp and Danse sacrée et profane for Harp and String Quartet of Claude Debussy; Béla Bartók’s Violin Duos (var.); Afro Blue by Mongo Santamara (arr. V Coleman); Johann Strauss’ Frühlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), Op. 410 (arr. for string quartet); Sous le dôme épais (The Flower Duet) for Two Sopranos, from Lakmé of Leo Delibes (arr. V Coleman); Jean Sibelius’ Valse Triste for Violin and Piano, Op. 44, No. 1 (arr. for harp); Hungarian Dance No. 5 for Violin and Piano (arr. for harp) by Johannes Brahms and V Coleman’s Set from Portraits of Josephine Baker. Tickets: $6 to $50, available at Organizer link above.  Performance repeats June 29 at 8 PM and June 30 and 4 PM.