• Peter Jay Sharp Theater (map)
  • 60 Lincoln Center Plaza
  • New York, NY, 10023
  • United States

Joel Sachs, conductor
Onadek Winan, soprano

BERND FRANKE (Germany) Veil (I) (2013) *
SHULAMIT RAN (Israel/United States) Fault Line (2005-6)
HARRISON BIRTWISTLE (United Kingdom) Cantus Iambeus (2004-5) ** 
ALESSANDRO ANNUNZIATA (Italy) Ritrovare (2014) ***

* Western Hemisphere Premiere
** New York Premiere
*** World Premiere

The New Juilliard Ensemble celebrates the liveliness of today's music, focusing primarily on repertory of the last decade. Led by founding director Joel Sachs, "one of New York's great advocates for contemporary music" (New York Times), NJE opens its 22nd season with World and Western Hemisphere premieres, and the New York premiere of Harrison Birtwistle's Cantus Iambeus, performed in honor of the composer's 80th birthday