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The New Music Ensemble at Towson University

The Ensemble contributed to the presentation of a concert honoring the TU Department of music emeritus faculty composers Gordon Cyr and Theldon Meyers held in the new Recital Hall in the Center for the Arts at Towson University on Sunday, November 13, 2005 at 3:00 PM.  


The Ensemble presented its spring concert in the Recital Hall in the Center for the Arts at Towson University on Wednesday, April 12, 2006 at 8:15 PM.    

Paul Rudy "....and every island and mountain were moved out of their place..."
for trumpet and tape

Luis Engelke, trumpet

Jonathan Leshnoff Seven Glances at a Mirage
for clarinet, violin and piano

Marguerite Levin, clarinet

Celeste Blase, violin
Ernest Barretta, piano

William Kleinsasser A Gift of Possible Futures (Premiere performance)
for cello and piano
Ilya Finkelshteyn, cello
Lura Johnson-Lee, piano

Elizabeth Hoffman Barrissement d'éléphant
for bass clarinet, saxophones, piano, percussion, viola, and cello

Marguerite Levin, bass clarinet

Cory Kasprzyk, soprano and baritone saxophones
Ernest Barretta, piano
Gregory Heron, percussion
Daphne Benichou viola
David Shumway, cello
Julien Benichou, conductor

Benjamin Broening like dreams, statistics are a form of wish fulfillment
for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, cello and electroacoustic sounds

Sara Nichols, flute

Marguerite Levin, clarinet
Ernest Barretta, piano
Gregory Heron, percussion
Celeste Blase, violin
David Shumway, cello
Julien Benichou, conductor