Peri Mauer to Premiere 'Trumpet Trio' Next Week
Peri Mauer's newly composed TRUMPET TRIO will receive its world premiere Sunday, November 29, 2015, 6:00pm in Music from Good Shepherd, Good Shepherd RC Church, 1950 Batchelder St., Brooklyn, NY (718.998.2800) in a program with works by Britten, Scelsi, Lang, Bach, Elkin, Gubaidulina. It will be performed by trumpeters Kate Amrine, Alexandria Smith, and Lynn Chao. Free admission.
PERI MAUER, COMPOSER: MM, BM Manhattan School of Music, BA Bard College, graduate of the High School of Music and Art, has composed works for solo instruments, chamber music ensembles, orchestra, and theater. Her music has receivedperformances in Bargemusic's Here and Now Winter and Labor Day Festivals, New York Composers Circle Concerts of New Music at Symphony Space, LeFrak Performing Arts Center, St. Peter's Church and St. Mark's Church, Music With A View Festival for which she also served as cellist and conductor, Gamper Festival of Contemporary Music in Bowdoin, ME, Tenri Cultural Institute, NYU Composers Forum, among others. She has received ASCAP Plus awards for 2014 and 2015, grants from New Music USA for the premiere of her orchestral works Illuminations of the Nightand Life on Earth, and a commission from the LaGuardia HS of Music & Art and Performing Arts to compose Red Skyfor concert band. Other recent premieres include Thought's Torsion for flute, viola, cello, A Little New Year's Flairfor piano, At Home With Allen Ginsberg: Five Songs for Baritone and Piano, Nudibranch Friday for violin and cello, Morning, Night & Noon for two clarinets, and Journey for solo oboe. Also a professional cellist, she has performed with such groups as American Symphony Orchestra, Radio City Music Hall Orchestra, Encompass New Opera Theatre, Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea, NYU Contemporary Players, and can be seen playing her cello in the new hit Amazon TV series Mozart in the Jungle. www.reverbnation.com/perimauer