Event: The Progression Ensemble Performance
Event Date/Time: October 7, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
The Progression Ensemble performance featuring music by Gene Pritsker, Eric Despard, Conrad Kehn, Bjorn Bolstad Skjelbred, and Yuji Takashi will take place at Southern Vermont College’s Everett Theatre on Saturday, October 7, at 2 p.m. The performance is free and open to the public.
Guitarist Eric Despard, Music Director and Assistant Professor at Southern Vermont College, and accordionist Rocco Anthony Jerry will perform works by American, Norwegian, and Japanese composers. Despard will give the world premiere of his newest work, “Meditation on Charlottesville.” Jerry will perform Yuji Takashi’s accordion duo, “Snow/Wind/Radios,” which is a musical setting of Diane Di Prima’s poem on the Afghan war. This performance coincides with the 16th anniversary of the beginning of war.
For more information on The Progression Ensemble performance, contact Despard at email@example.com or 802-681-2889.