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JACK Quartet & Ekmeles: Music of the North

  • Advent Lutheran Church 2504 Broadway New York, NY, 10025 United States (map)

How does climate affect music? As global temperatures continue to rise, Music Mondays presents music from — and inspired by — the cultures and landscapes of Northern climates. The JACK Quartet joins with the vocal ensemble Ekmeles for a program of music by Finnish, Swedish, Icelandic, Canadian, and American composers, both past and present.


Jean Sibelius — Norden and Fogelfängarn, op. 90 for soprano and piano (Mary Mackenzie & Eric Sedgwick)

John Luther Adams — Canticles of the Sky

Kaija Saariaho — From the Grammar of Dreams

Anna Thorvaldsdoittr —  Hvolf for mezzo soprano and piano (Elisa Sutherland)

Marc Sabat — Jean-Philippe Rameau

Karin Rehnkvist - Davids Nimm (Mary Mackenzie, Charlotte Mundy, Elisa Sutherland)