Bucknell University presents an exciting celebration of French composer Claude Debussy over three days (March 25-27, 2018). Events include three curated concerts, guest ensemble Parker String Quartet, guest lectures with scholars Nancy Rao, Jody Diamond, Tim Cochran, commissions from I Gusti Nyoman Darta, and Zhou Tian, performances with the Bucknell Gamelan Ensemble, and other events within Bucknell's Music, French Studies, and Art History departments.
Co-organizers: Qing Jiang and Bethany Collier
Concert II: Debussy the Virtuoso
with Qing Jiang, piano
Selections from Debussy's Douze Etudes pour Piano, paired alongside etudes by Györgi Ligeti, Hans Abrahamsen, Brett Dean, George Perle, David Rakowski, and a world-premiere commission by Zhou Tian.
Post-concert discussion with Bucknell Gamelan Ensemble Director Bethany Collier and Bucknell Professor of Art Eddy Lopez.
Monday, March 26, 7:30
Rooke Recital Hall | Lewisburg, PA