On Friday, December 2nd, Nonsequitur presents Factotum, an evening of compositions by Wayne Horvitz at the Chapel Performance Space at the Good Shepherd Center.
Part I: Factotum: Music of Work and Place – For Piano and Voice
Maria Mannisto – Soprano: Cristina Valdes- Piano
In remembrance of the centennial of the Everett Massacre, the first half of the evening will feature selected songs from Smokestack Arias. Additional works will include songs from Joe Hill, Me gustas cuando callas (with text by Pablo Neruda), and a song, commissioned by the Bushwick Book Club, based on Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn.
Part II: Music for Solo Piano, Music for Piano and Electronics
Cristina Valdes-Piano, Wayne Horvitz Piano and Electronics
For Piano Alone, In Four Parts, plus Music in Other Rooms (Etude #6) for Piano and Electronics – Cristina Valdes
Improvisations for Piano and Laptop – Wayne Horvitz.