Southern Exposure New Music: Ocean Calling

USC School of Music Recital Hall 813 Assembly St., Columbia, SC

The long-awaited premiere of Columbia composer Meira Warshauer’s complete Ocean Calling trilogy, performed by acclaimed pianists Phillip Bush and Elizabeth Loparits. This multi-media work memorably conveys the expanse, energy, and wonder of the sea.

Southern Exposure New Music: AWADAGIN PRATT

USC School of Music Recital Hall 813 Assembly St., Columbia, SC

Awadagin Pratt, winner of the Naumberg International Piano Competition and one of the country’s most accomplished pianists, is known for his powerful interpretations and engaging stage presence. His Southern Exposure program includes new works by pathbreaking composer Alvin Singleton.

Southern Exposure New Music -“Forest Unfolding”

USC School of Music Recital Hall 813 Assembly St., Columbia, SC

Richard Powers, one of the world’s most celebrated novelists and winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for The Overstory, will narrate a performance of A Forest Unfolding, a collaborative piece by composers Melinda Wagner, Stephen Jaffe, Eric Moe, and David K. Garner based on his writings. Performers include members of the Ciompi Quartet, flutist Laura […]