Sunday, August 2


Film Documentary Screening (1M1)
Aug
2
10:00 PM22:00

Film Documentary Screening (1M1)

1M1: Hollywood Horns of the Golden Years 

Director, Producer, & Writer: Annie Bosler

1M1: Hollywood Horns of the Golden Years is a feature documentary film about the history of the Los Angeles film studio French horn players from the 1920s through the 1960s. Featuring numerous interviews with LA music legends, the film follows the development of the motion picture industry and its battles with the musicians' union. The groundbreaking film uncovers many of the brilliant, never before acknowledged, horn soloists of the big screen. www.1m1hollywoodhorns.com (75 minutes)

*Film Screenings of 1M1 will take place on 8/2, 8/4, and 8/6.

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Aug
2
7:00 PM19:00

Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band Featuring Todd, Shilkloper, and, Jezierski

  • Cal Plaza Watercourt - Grand Performances (map)
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Kick-off IHS LA 2015 at the Opening Ceremonies with one of LA's hottest groups, Grammy Award Winning Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band featuring Richard Todd (horn) and Arkady Shilkloper (alphorn) with special guest Stefan Jezierski (horn)!

John Dickson (b. 1963): Blockbusters for 12 Horns (13')
I. Now Presenting
II. Hidden Tears
III. Panic Attack
IV. On the Lake
V. Fantastic Journey

IHS Advisory Council
Lisa Bontrager
Nobuaki Fukukawa
Marian Hesse
Leighton Jones
Young-Yul Kim
Ab Koster
Frank Lloyd
Peter Luff,
Louis-Philippe Marsolais
Kristina Mascher-Turner
Jeff Nelsen
Kenneth Pope
John Dickson, conductor

Welcome & Announcements
Hosts: Andrew Bain and Annie Bosler
Colburn President: Sel Kardan
IHS President: Jeff Nelsen

Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band
Repertoire to be announced
Richard Todd, horn
Arkady Shilkloper, alphorn
Stefan de Leval Jezierski, horn

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Aug
2
4:30 PM16:30

Performance (Horn and Piano/Ensemble)

New Music for Horn

Daniel James Chan (b. 1982): Aetheris (5’)
*World Premiere

Chris Bacon (b. 1977): Almost Exactly (4’)
*World Premiere

Randy Newman (b. 1943) arranged by Chris Bacon: Snow (5’)
*World Premiere

Damian Montano (b. 1976): Mosiacs (10’)
*World Premiere

James Grant (b. 1953): Why/Because (6’)
*World Premiere

James Grant (b. 1953): Waltz for Betz (5’)

Laura Brenes, horn
Damian Montano, bassoon
Strings, TBA
Hui Wu, piano

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Aug
2
4:30 PM16:30

Lecture (Technique Building)

"What's Up with Low G?"

Presenter: Catherine Roche-Wallace

Is the G below middle C a struggle? Does it lose focus and strength compared to other notes in the mid range?

This presentation will explore the special difficulties horn players face in transitioning from the high to the low range (and back) and some techniques to use to help students including visualization, demonstration, and audiation. Let's come together and figure out what's up!

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Aug
2
3:00 PM15:00

Performance (Horn and Piano Chamber Music)

Horn Solos of David Uber

David Uber (1921-2007): Thou Holiest of Rivers, op. 469 (11:00)
Part 1
Part 2

David Uber (1921-2007): A Simple Song (6:45)

David Uber (1921-2007): MOSAIC, op. 100 (6:30)

David Nebel, horn
Aram Arakelyan, piano

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Heinrich Herzogenberg (1843-1900): Trio for Oboe, Horn and Piano Op. 61 (23')

Stephen Lawson, horn
Richard Kravchak, oboe
Henning Vauth, piano

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Aug
2
1:30 PM13:30

Performance (Solo Horn/Two Horns & Piano

J.S. Bach (1685-1750): Partita in A minor, BWV 1013 (12')
Esa-Pekka Salonen (b. 1958): Concert Etude (7')

Johanna Lundy, horn

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MirrorImage on Safari: Commissioned Works for Two Horns and Piano

James Naigus (b. 1987): Journey’s Call (5'50")
*World Premiere – 2014

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Michelle Stebleton, horn
Lisa O. Bontrager, horn
James Naigus, piano


Michael Daugherty (b. 1954): Prayer for Two Horns and Piano (7'35")

Laurence Lowe (b. 1956): The Hunt (12'30")
Prelude
The Chase
The Aftermath
*2008 IHS Composition Contest Prizewinner

Maureen Young (b. 1993): Improvisation (2014) (2'38")
*World Premiere

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Michelle Stebleton, horn
Lisa O. Bontrager, horn
Hui Wu, piano

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Film Documentary Screening (1M1)
Aug
2
1:00 PM13:00

Film Documentary Screening (1M1)

  • Colburn School, Grand Rehearsal Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

1M1: Hollywood Horns of the Golden Years 

Director, Producer, & Writer: Annie Bosler

1M1: Hollywood Horns of the Golden Years is a feature documentary film about the history of the Los Angeles film studio French horn players from the 1920s through the 1960s. Featuring numerous interviews with LA music legends, the film follows the development of the motion picture industry and its battles with the musicians' union. The groundbreaking film uncovers many of the brilliant, never before acknowledged, horn soloists of the big screen. www.1m1hollywoodhorns.com (75 minutes)

*Film Screenings of 1M1 will take place on 8/2, 8/4, and 8/6.

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