Mythic Beasts - music of myth and imagination Saturday October 15th
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Please join us for our opening concert on Saturday OCTOBER 15th at 8pm in Pickman Auditorium at the Longy School of Music, 1 Follen Street, Cambridge. The featured work is the World Premiere of AVALERION by Eric Guinivan, which was commissioned by Ruth Zachary in memory of her husband Norman Zachary - a special friend and supporter of Firebird Ensemble. AVALERION takes it's title from a mythological bird very much akin to the Firebird but originating between the Hydaspes and Indus rivers in modern-day India and Pakistan. Other composers featured on this program are Andrew Norman, John McDonald and John Orfe. Eric Guinivan's residency with Firebird Ensemble as composer and performer is supported by Meet The Composer's MetLife Creative Connections program.
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Eric Guinivan - composer and percussionist