Claire Chase Residency Concert

Date: 

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:30pm

Location: 

Holden Chapel, Harvard St, Cambridge, MA 02138

photo by David Michalek
Claire Chase photo by David Michalek
Presented by: Harvard Music Department
Tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required

The Harvard Music Department premieres an event by innovative contemporary composer, Claire Chase, with guest performers Levy Lorenzo, Tyshawn Sorey and Phyllis Chen.

Claire Chase is a soloist, collaborative artist, curator and advocate for new and experimental music. Over the past decade she has given the world premieres of hundreds of new works for the flute in performances throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, and she has championed new music throughout the world by building organizations, forming alliances, pioneering commissioning initiatives and supporting educational programs that reach new audiences. She was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2012, and in 2017 was awarded the Avery Fisher Prize.