Entries from THE DRESSING tagged with 'Ambrose Akinmusire'

The Righteous Girls & Their Composers

If you were a current-day working composer of classical music and the young but technically accomplished piano-flute duo known as the Righteous Girls approached you for a commission--that you would write a composition for them, the Dresser would say leap at the opportunity. On August 8, 2015, at Washington, DC's Atlas Performing Arts Center, the Dresser heard flautist Gina Izzo and pianist Erika Dohi play ten pieces, all by different composers, from their award-winning debut album Gathering Blue. The Girls, dressed in lacy black tights with black camisole-like tops, began modestly with David Molk's "Edge," a work with electronics that...

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