Felipe Lara
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Composer Portraits

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Composer Portraits: Felipe Lara

Each of Lara’s compositions weave together his multiplicity of influences, ranging from his early studies...

Composer Portraits

Felipe Lara

Thursday, March 3, 2022, 8pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

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Brazilian-American composer Felipe Lara writes music that transforms and reinterprets sonic expectations. International Contemporary Ensemble, longtime advocates of Lara, perform two of his substantial recent works, including Metafagote—a work for solo bassoon and six pre-recorded spatialized bassoons that results in the creation of an astonishing soundworld.

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  • Chambered Spirals (2020)
  • Metafagote (2015) for solo amplified bassoon and six pre-recorded bassoons 
    written for and developed with Rebekah Heller

Additional Information

Miller Theatre's 2021-22 season is supported by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, and by the Howard Gilman Foundation. Additional support is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Support for contemporary music is provided by the Aaron Copland Fund for Music. Additional support is provided by the Amphion Foundation.

Photo by Celeste Sloman for Miller Theatre