“In envisioning an online season that stands apart from the virtual crowd, Houston’s eclectic chamber-music presenter and producer DACAMERA has a distinct advantage close at hand: the incomparable Menil Collection, whose galleries have supplied programming notions and vivid settings for more than three decades.” — The New Yorker
Hearing Color, Seeing Time: DACAMERA at the Menil * Premiere stream!
Cy Twombly and Music
Claire Chase, flute
with Giancarlo Latta, violin and Erik Ulman, guest composer
Felipe Lara: Meditation and Calligraphy
Marcos Balter: Descent from Parnassus
Suzanne Farrin: The Stimulus of Loss
Conversation with Erik Ulman and Sarah Rothenberg
Erik Ulman: Lacrimosa
Erik Ulman: Pan (world premiere)
This concert, filmed in front of a live audience at the Menil Collection’s Cy Twombly Gallery, presents modern virtuoso Claire Chase in a program of music related to the paintings of Cy Twombly. Conversations with composer Erik Ulman and Sarah Rothenberg illuminate the painter’s abstract works and recount the composer’s unusual long-distance friendship with this towering figure.
“a virtuoso of amazing dexterity and sensitivity” — Chicago Tribune
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