February 22, 2002
MIT Residency Concert: Music of György Ligeti and György Kurtág
Kresge Auditorium, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • György Kurtág, Aus der Ferne III
  • György Ligeti, Three Pieces for Two Pianos
  • György Kurtág, Ligatura - Message to Frances-Marie (The Answered Unanswered Question)
    Malina Rauschenfels, double violoncello
  • György Ligeti, Chamber Concerto
  • György Kurtág, Hommage à Mihály András (12 Microludes for String Quartet) Op. 13
  • György Ligeti, Piano Concerto
    Shai Wosner, piano
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, O Lamm Gottes unschuldig arr. György Kurtág
    John Orfe and Jenny Undercofler, piano
  • György Kurtág, ...quasi una fantasia...
    With members of the MIT Wind Ensemble

March 8, 2002
Composer Portrait: György Ligeti
Miller Theatre, New York, NY

  • Three Pieces for Two Pianos
    John Orfe and Jenny Undercofler, pianos
  • Chamber Concerto
  • Hamburg Concerto
    Matt Marks, horn
  • Piano Concerto
    Shai Wosner, piano

Featured Recording

Wolfgang Rihm’s Will Sound

Rihm wrote this piece specifically for us—it’s in the title!

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Where We Perform

Alarm Will Sound tours nationally and internationally, having been presented by

  • Carnegie Hall
  • Disney Hall
  • Lincoln Center
  • The Sheldon Concert Hall
  • (Le) Poisson Rouge
  • Miller Theatre
  • Bang on a Can Marathon
  • Merkin Concert Hall
  • The Kitchen
  • The Whitney Museum
  • Kimmel Center
  • Duke Performances
  • Cal Performances
  • Stanford Lively Arts
  • Library of Congress
  • Cleveland Museum of Art
  • The Newman Center
  • The Warhol Museum
  • The Barbican in London
  • Märzmusik in Berlin
  • Holland Festival in Amsterdam
  • Cork Opera House in Ireland
  • Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg
  • Pro Arte in St. Petersburg
  • ArtNovember in Moscow
  • Musikfest Bremen
  • Sacrum Profanum in Krakow
  • TransArt in Bolzano

Member Spotlight

Beth Stimpert

Beth Stimpert

Beth found her tribe when she started playing in Musica Nova and Ossia at Eastman with the people who would become the founders of Alarm Will Sound. Between AWS performances, she plays chamber music with cool people in the Mid-Atlantic area, teaches clarinet, chamber music, and music theory at Dickinson College and directs the open-instrumentation Dickinson Improvisation and Collaboration Ensemble (DICE) which explores concepts and materials of music in a collaborative performance context. She holds degrees in performance, music theory, and music education from the Eastman School of Music, Ohio State University and Shenandoah Conservatory.

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