Collaboration with Duke Music Department: Project Orfeo
Novelist Richard Powers ("The Time of our Singing" and "The Echomaker") joins Duke faculty composer Scott Lindroth, the Horszowski Piano Trio, clarinetist Benjamin Fingland, flutist Laura Gilbert and Duke faculty violist Jonathan Bagg in a mixed-media concert that combines readings from Powers' 2014 novel "Orfeo" with performances of Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time, and the premiere a new Lindroth composition. Presented in association with the Department of Music at Duke University, as part of the Humanities Futures initiative.
Humanities Futures is a multi-year exploration of the futures of the humanities, in the wake of the interdisciplinary developments of recent decades. For more information, please visit: http://humanitiesfutures.org/