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  2. Student Recital

Dariush Derakhshani and Nicholas Denton, composition and cello

Venue

Sol Joseph Recital Hall
50 Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Tickets

Free, no tickets or reservations required

Program

Denton-Protsack
String Quartet no. 1:    
“Mountain Trails”
     I. “Night stands in the valley...”    
Shaina Pan, violin
Kay Nakazawa, violin
Natalia Badziak, viola
Nicholas Denton-Protsack, cello

Derakhshani
Shattered  
for baritone saxophone and electronics  
Andrew Barnhart, baritone saxophone

Denton-Protsack
Matrameru    
Natalia Badziak, prepared viola

Derakhshani
Electronic Improvisation
Homage to György Ligeti
Dariush Derakhshani, semi-modular synth​​​​​​​

-Brief Pause-

Denton-Protsack
Mountain Trails    
  I. “Night stands in the valley…”
  II. (Interlude) “Down the eastern sky…”
  III. “The Peaks, even today, show fingerprints…”
  IV. “You, slender shining -- You, downward leaping…”
  V. “Sharp crags of granite…”
  VI. “Climbing desperately toward the heights…”
  VII. “The mountains hold communion…”
  VIII. “This hidden lake is a sapphire cup…”
Ashlyn Herd, soprano
Monica Chew, piano

Derakhshani
Pandora’s Box
for wooden box and electronics
Brian Shank, percussion