Damselfly Trio with Liz Pearse, soprano; Chelsea Czuchra, flutes; Lindsay Buffington, harp
UNC-Wilmington, Beckwith Recital Hall, Cultural Arts Building, Wilmington, North Carolina, US
“The Little Songbook Project” is a collaboration with the Damselfly Trio and a diverse collective of composers and word-makers (poets, writers, text artists).
Building on works by George Crumb (Federico’s Little Songs for Children), Tania Leon – studied with Ursula Mamlok in the 1970th (Journey), Ursula Mamlok (Der Andreasgarten) and others.
Damselfly Trio commissioned Pierce Gradone, Lindsey Jacob and Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon for new works for Book One in 2018-19. The new compositions feature poetry or text by Nichole O. Nichols (Jacob), Juan Rulfo (Zohn-Muldoon) and Stephanie Anderson (Gradone).
Book Two commissions will include new works by Valerie Coleman, Katharina Rosenberger, Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon and Jesse Jones.