Salty Cricket Featured Composers
Join us Thursday at 7:30pm, Nov. 16th, at the The SugarSpace Warehouse (132 South 800 west SLC). Come hear your favorite Utah composers & friends performing their own works in a festive season-ending concert.
This concert features Nathaniel Eschler's Audience Favorite Commission - "Fable for Cello Alone" - performed by cellist, and Salty Cricket Resident Artist, Noriko Kishi.
Also, Devin Maxwell's "Chord Toss 3" performed by The Red Desert Ensemble.
Other composers include:
Steve Roens - University of Utah Professor
Luke Pfeil - Aspen Winds Bassoonist
Maya Johnson - 16 year old emerging artist
Alfonso Tenreiro - Internationally renowned composer
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DR. ESCHLER is the Artistic Director for the Salty Cricket Composers Collective and co-founder of El Sistema@Salty Cricket. He is active as a composer, teacher, father, and entrepreneur. His music has been enjoyed by audiences internationally, although his favorite audiences are in his home state of Utah.
Nathaniel received his PhD from Brandeis University; MM from the University of Utah; and BA from the College of Charleston.
DEVIN MAXWELL is a composer and percussionist whose work has been described as “amiably strident…clusters hammered insistently” by the New York Times and as “a beautiful puzzle, … fitting between plucks and pedals that build pyramid melodies” by the American Record Guide. He teaches at the University of Utah, Westminster College, and is a co-founder of the VU Symposium for Experimental, Electronic and Improvised Music. His music is published by Good Child Music and Éditions musique SISYPHE.