Duo “2” (Peter H. Bloom, multiple flutes & Mary Jane Rupert, harp) To Perform World Premieres
September 23, 2011
The duo “2” (Peter H. Bloom, multiple flutes & Mary Jane Rupert, harp) will perform in the Church of the Advent Library Concert Series, 30 Brimmer St, Boston on September 23, 2011 at 8:00 pm. The duo give world premieres of two pieces written for them: Play of Light by Richard Nelson and Zoa by Pamela Marshall. Bloom will perform To Music (2003) by Elizabeth Vercoe. Praised for “beautiful phrasing, consummate duet passages, superb technical facility,” Bloom & Rupert have toured the globe in a collaboration spanning 20 years. Their 2011-2012 season will include tours in Australia, New Zealand & the U.S.
The program will also include cellist Junko Simons performing Sonata for Solo Cello by George Crumb (1955) and Bunraku for Solo Cello by Toshiro Mayuzumi (1960), plus The Forbes Graham Trio (Forbes Graham, trumpet; Todd Brunel, clarinet; Junko Simons, cello) performing the world premiere of Trio for Trumpet, Clarinet, & Cello (2011) by Forbes Graham.