Pasadena Senior Center
85 E. Holly St.
Southwest Chamber Music: Music for Two Harps
Join Grammy Award-winning Southwest Chamber Music for Music for Two Harps, an afternoon of exhilarating harp duets, featuring musicians Alison Bjorkedal and Allison Allport. The program features:
-Aaron Copland’s Quaker Melodies, inspired by American folk tunes.
-Dominick Argento's The Angel Israfil, inspired by an Edgar Allen Poe passage!
- Bernard Andres’ Parvis, a challenging tour-de-force with extended techniques and complex meters.
And to wrap up the afternoon, the audience will interact with the performers in Haiku for Harps by Susann McDonald, and help compose music for a haiku!
This program is part of the Music Unwrapped series, informal and interactive performances that are designed to break down the barriers between musicians and audiences of all ages.
Free of charge, and lots of fun, Music Unwrapped is a great way for the entire family to learn about a wide variety of music. Our Grammy Award-winning musicians present an entertaining and enjoyable learning experience, including interaction with the audience, which is suitable for all ages.