THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2020 — 8:00 PM Tickets: $15 General, $10 Members & Students Buy Tickets Online Tickets also available at the door MANA Quartet returns to the Bay Area premiering several new works from their recent collaboration with the Common Sense Composer Collective! Featuring west coast premieres of works by Belinda Reynolds, John Halle […]
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020 — 8:00 PM Tickets: $15 Suggested Donation Tickets available at the door only Composer/pianist/scholar/activist John Halle, the Mana Sax Quartet and Friction String Quartet perform two decades of Halle’s obliterations and reconfigurations of jazz standards by Monk, Rodgers and others. Activist/pianist/scholar/composer John Halle began his musical career as a jazz musician […]
Czech composers have had a major influence on Western music, and you’ll hear why as SJWS performs spellbinding works by Bedřich Smetana, Antonín Dvořák, Jaromír Weinberger and Václav Nelhýbel. Plus, the virtuosic Mana Saxophone Quartet performs David DeBoor Canfield’s Concerto After Dvorak. (from http://www.sjws.org/)
Conference Performances Saturday 3/7 2:00 PM in Katzin Hall | MANA Quartet - *World Premieres* of music by Dan Becker and Gabriel Bolaños 3:40 PM in Katzin Hall | Diane Hunger - Concert Piece, by Stephen Dankner 4:00 PM in Recital Hall | Michael Mortarotti - Allegro, Cadenza, e Adagio, by Werner Wolf Glaser Sunday 3/8 […]
MANA teams up with composer John Halle for an East Coast premiere of Street Music for saxophone quartet and other collaborations.
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Master Class (Solo and chamber works) 4:30-6:30 pm Schare Recital Hall Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Concert - "Mason Gross Presents" 12:35-1:55 pm Shindell Choral Hall Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Forum for saxophone students and the Mason Gross community 5-6:30 pm Schare Recital Hall
April 17th-19th, 2019 - San Jose State University, San Jose, CA - Residency at San Jose State University culminating with the ensemble’s West Coast debut in works by Catalan, Harlafti, and more.
April 19th, 2019 - Bethany United Methodist Church, San Francisco, CA - Megalopolis presents works by Catalan, Harlafti, and more as part of their West Coast debut.
October 9, 2021 - 7:30 PM - Mary Flagler Cary Hall, DiMenna Center for Classical Music, NY, NY - Megalopolis presents the world premiere of Nicola LeFanu’s In the Forests of the Night for saxophone orchestra alongside new works by Josiah Catalan and Niki Harlafti.
October 10, 2021 - 5:00 PM - Roulette, NY, NY - Megalopolis presents works by Nicola LeFanu, Josiah Catalan, and Niki Harlafti alongside winners from its 2020 Call for Scores.