Friday Music Series: Harbert, Hamley, Ashby Trio

Prof. Ben Harbert, Chris Hamley, and Lucas Ashby adapt art music to two electric guitars and drum set, creating tapestries of interlocking patterns.

Program:

"Black”
Originally for two bass clarinets, 2008
Marc Mellits (b.1966)

Preludes: “Canope (canopic jar)” and "Les tierces alternées (alternating thirds)”
Originally for solo piano, 1913
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Arrangement for electric guitars by Ben Harbert

“Nagoya Guitars”
Also for two marimbas
Steve Reich (b. 1936)
Transcription by David Tanenbaum

Canons for two guitars: II and III
Originally for two classical guitars, 1987
Wayne Siegel (b.1953)
Arrangement for electric guitars and delay by Ben Harbert

The Georgetown University Music Program’s Friday Music Series features acclaimed artists in free concerts on Friday afternoons now at 12:30 p.m. in McNeir Hall, and integrated into a new undergraduate course (MUSC 200) titled Live Music in Context. Each concert will be followed by a Q&A.

McNEIR HALL
FREE

Friday, December 6 at 12:30pm

McNeir Auditorium
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Event Type

Arts, Music, Special Events, Community, Student Events, Cultural

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public

Departments

Georgetown College, Performing Arts

Website

https://performingarts.georgetown.edu

Presenter

GU Department of Performing Arts

Open to the public and the press?

Yes

Event Contact Name

Department of Performing Arts Ticket Office

Event Contact Email

callagyboxoffice@georgetown.edu

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