75 + 1 celebrating the 75th birthday of composer Judith Lang Zaimont will be presented at Merkin Hall in New York
75 + 1, a very special (reprogrammed from 2020) celebration of the 75th birthday of internationally renowned composer Judith Lang Zaimont, will be presented on Monday, November 8 at 7:30 p.m. at Merkin Hall in New York at Kaufman Music Center, 129 West 67th Street (between Broadway and Amsterdam) in Manhattan.
Performers will be pianist Joanne Polk, violinist Xiao Wang, cellist Julian Langford and The Amernet String Quartet, presenting Jupiter’s Moons for solo piano by Zaimont, A Strange Magic – String Quartet No. 2, Tanya Poems for solo cello and movements Nocturne and Romp de Trio with piano n ° 1 – Russian summer.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination and masks are required to enter Merkin Hall.
Tickets cost $ 30, reserved seats, $ 20 for seniors and students, and can be obtained at https://www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org/mch/event/75-1-a-celebration-of-judith-lang-zaimont/.
Judith Lang Zaimont is internationally recognized for the distinctive style of her music, characterized by emotion, expressive force and dynamism. His creation of inventive and very varied colors and textures is cited many times, whether in orchestral, choral and chamber music works. A 2003 Aaron copland Winner of the 2016 American Chamber Music Composition Prize and 2017 American Orchestral Composition Prize, she has enjoyed a distinguished career as a composer of more than 120 works with performances by the Philadelphia Orchestra, Janacek Philharmonic, Baltimore Symphony, Berlin and Czech Radio symphonies, Camerata Bern, BBC Concert Orchestra and Kremlin Chamber Orchestra. His music is performed widely in the United States and Europe and has been recorded for the Sorel Classics, MSR Classics, Naxos, Navona, Harmonia Mundi, Arabesque, Milken Family Foundation, Albany, Jeanné, Leonarda, Northeastern and 4Tay labels. Its main publishers are Music Subito, Galaxy / ECS, Jeanné, Lauren Keizer Music Publishing and Vivace. She is the creator and editor of the critically acclaimed book series The Musical Woman: An International Perspective. More information about Ms. Zaimont, including sound clips from several of her compositions, is available at http://www.judithzaimont.com.