|Odaline de la Martinez - photo Malcolm Crowther|
The Fidelio Trio will give a number of premieres including music by Annie Gosfield and Jennifer Higdon. Lontano and de la Martinez return for a concert featuring premieres by Elena Ruehr, Hannah Lash, John Harbison, Charles Shadle and Peter Child, and before the concert there will be a discussion panel of visiting women composers. Soprano Nadine Benjamin and pianist Susanna Stranders will be performing a programme of songs by Amy Beach, Odaline de la Martinez, Libby Larsen, Jennifer Higdon, and Juliana Hall.
The festival concludes with Odaline de la Martinez and Lontano performing a programme including UK and world premieres by Jennifer Higdon, Augusta Read Thomas, Julia Howell, Carlos R Carillo, Laura Kaminsky, Fred Lerdahl and Barbara Jazwinski.