Nov 13 2016
Sarah Cahill (Festival of New American Music)

Sarah Cahill (Festival of New American Music)

Presented by Sacramento State (CSUS) at Sacramento State (CSUS) Music Recital Hall

Sarah Cahill has commissioned, premiered, and recorded numerous compositions for solo piano. Composers who have dedicated works to her include John Adams, Terry Riley, Frederic Rzewski, Pauline Oliveros, Yoko Ono, and Ingram Marshall, and she has also premiered pieces by Lou Harrison, Julia Wolfe, Toshi Ichiyanagi, George Lewis, Leo Ornstein, and many others.

Cahill has researched and recorded music by the important early 20th-century American modernists Henry Cowell and Ruth Crawford, and has commissioned a number of new pieces in tribute to their enduring influence. She enjoys working closely with composers, musicologists, and scholars to prepare scores for performance.

Admission Info

Free

Phone: (916) 278-5155

Dates & Times

2016/11/13 - 2016/11/13

Location Info

Sacramento State (CSUS) Music Recital Hall

6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819