tags: John Fitz Rogers

Urban Epics

Sunday, April 7th, 2002

April 7, 2002 at 7pm

535 West 34th Street
Suite 205
New York NY, 10001

Urban Epics

Michael Nicolella, electric guitar
Jon Fitz Rogers, effects
Kathleen Supove, piano

John Fitz Rogers Transit (New York Premiere)
Michael Nicolella, electric guitar
John Fitz Rogers, effects


Anthony Gatto Because a Pony (World Premiere)
Commissioned by MATA for Michael Nicolella with funds provided by the Jerome Foundation
Michael Nicolella, electric guitar

Carolyn Yarnell The Same Sky (with video projection) (US Premiere)
Kathleen Supove, piano


Tuesday, March 10th, 1998

March 10, 1998

MATA with Cascabel and Lionheart

Anthology Film Archives
32 Second Avenue
New York, NY

Perotin Diffusa est gratia

Guillaume de Machaut Des toutes flours

Performed by Lionheart:
Lawrence Lipnik
Stephen Rosser
John Olund
Richard Porterfield
Jeffrey Johnson
Kurt-Owen Richards

Lisa Bielawa The Boat
text by Gertrude Stein
Performers: Cascabel
Marion Beckenstein
Katie Geissinger
Alexandra Montano

Pierre-Kresimir Klanac Louanges (World Premiere)
Martin Goldray, conductor
Cascabel, with Lisa Bielawa, soprano
William Schimmel and Heike Storm, accordian

Satoshi Minami Rokka I
Amy Goeser, oboe
Heike Storm, accordian
Charles Tomlinson, bass

John Fitz Rogers Summum Bonum (World Premiere)
text by Robert Burton
commissioned by MATA with funds profided by the Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust Commissioning Program


Peter Herbert Muhler
text by Alexandra Montano
Cascablel with Peter Herbert, bass

Jon Gibson Unfinished Business (World Premiere)
Melody III
Martin Goldray, conductor
Amy Goeser, oboe; William Schimmel and Heike Storm, accordian; Charles Tomlinson, bass; Cascabel, vocals; Eleanor Sandresky, keyboard; saxophone solo, Jon Gibson
funded in part by the Margaret Fairbank Jory Copying Assistance Program of the American Music Center, made possible through grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Helen F. Whitaker Fund and the Chase Manhattan Bank.