Season Add-On: NOVA Chamber Music Series opens the 2013/14 season with a collaborative production with Plan-B Theatre. Igor Stravinsky’s classic theatre piece THE SOLDIER’S TALE is a parable about a soldier who trades his fiddle to the devil for a book that predicts the future of the economy. The afternoon also features selected Bach movements for solo violin and renowned percussionist and conductor Steven Schick returns to NOVA to lead the Stravinsky as well as perform REBONDS and PSAPPHA, Iannis Xenakis’s tour de force solo pieces for percussion.
Actors: Doug Fabrizio of KUER’s RadioWest, Jay Perry, Jason Tatom | directed by Christy Summerhays
Musicians: Lee Livengood (Clarinet), Lori Wike (Bassoon), Jeff Luke (Trumpet), Larry Zalkind (Trombone), Keith Carrick, Steven Schick (Percussion), Kathryn Eberle (Violin), Corbin Johnston (Bass) | led by Steven Schick
NOVA Chamber Music Series is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting chamber music played by the finest resident musicians of Utah. Founded in 1977, NOVA is Utah’s longest-running chamber music series and has a distinguished history of thoughtful and innovative programming.
The Salt Lake Tribune