“be prepared”

This program explores the use of prepared piano alongside works that simply use the inside of the piano with no preparation beyond marking specific strings and harmonics.


Repertoire includes



Daughters of the Lonesome Isle
In a Landscape
Sonatas and Interludes

George Crumb
Little Suite for Christmas
Makrokosmos – 12 Fantasy pieces

Fazil Say
Black Earth

David Shaub-Stallings
The Transient Effects of Light on Water

John Wolf Brennan
Kepler on the Run
The Rite of String

Henry Cowell
The Banshee
Aeolian Harp
Lilt of the Reel
Tides of Manauuaun