Brightwork newmusic's Tuesdays @ Monk Space - For LA: a celebration of resiliency 🌆
Featuring multiple acts across two stages at @Monk_Space, some of LA's loved new music artists, chamber ensembles, and presenters took the stage for a one-of-a-kind concert experience! 🎶
All proceeds from the event ticket sales and donations went towards the Tuesdays @ Monk Space performers' fund so that the artists were compensated correctly 🙏
"Brightwork newmusic was founded in 2013 by pianist Aron Kallay.
The mission of the 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation is to revitalize and expand contemporary classical music with a focus on West Coast composers and performers." - https://brightworknewmusic.com/
Tuesdays @ Monk Space is a monthly concert series featuring cutting-edge new music and adventurous interdisciplinary arts programming offering world-class musicians and the most promising up-and-coming local, national, and international musicians.
For Brightwork newmusic's Tuesdays @ Monk Space Season Finale, these stellar musicians below donated their time to play short sets in two separate performance areas in Monk Space! 🎶
#TheBrightworkEnsemble, the in-house ensemble of Brightwork newmusic, is among the best chamber musicians in the world, striving to find new and exciting ways to connect with audiences. They opened the night with accessible chamber pieces suited for Monk Space's Warehouse.
Rachel Beetz (@RachelBeetz) played selections from her recent flute and electronics album, "Unofficial," available on Orenda records: https://orendarecords.bandcamp.com/album/unofficial.
Ron Squibbs, courtesy of Cold Blue Records, flew out from the East Coast to perform a solo piece by Peter Garland featured on his new release.
Eclipse Quartet performed a set of transcendent, forward-thinking music for violin, viola, and cello.