World Premiere/Walker Commission
“Experimentation may be this group’s calling card, but its essence is pure joy.” —Boston Globe
Grammy Award–winning vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth and sonic experimentalist Nick Zammuto (The Books), known for his “dexterous musicianship and catchy pop writing” (Pitchfork), assemble a custom-built vocal/sonic new commissioned work titled Self_one. The ensemble will also perform a diverse range of repertory pieces, including the Minnesota premiere of Partita for 8 Voices, group member Caroline Shaw’s mesmerizing and thoroughly delightful 2013 Pulitzer Prize–winning composition inspired by the art of Sol LeWitt.
Copresented and co-commissioned with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra’s Liquid Music Series and Schubert Club Mix.
About Liquid Music
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra’s Liquid Music Series creates a space for innovative new projects, iconoclastic artists, and unique presentation formats. Liquid Music performances invite adventurous audiences to discover the new and the fascinating within the flourishing landscape of contemporary chamber music.