AURA Contemporary Ensemble: Colony
Saturday, October 12, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Rob Smith, director
Jeremy Larson, Ellie Parker, assistant directors
Sophia Torres, choreographer
Psophonia Dance Company
Works by Cooper, Garrop, LeRoux, Mellits, Scherzinger
AURA Contemporary Ensemble and Psophonia Dance Company present Colony, a collaborative performance depicting the idea of a bee colony through music and dance.
This program is sponsored in part by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts.
About the Ensemble
The Moores School of Music's AURA Contemporary Ensemble is dedicated to the performance of contemporary chamber music, with an emphasis on works that represent the trends and styles of the last two decades. Under the direction of Rob Smith, this innovative and professional caliber ensemble performs a wide variety of American and international composers, many of whom, such as Samuel Adler, Stephen Montague and Joan Tower, have come to campus for the performance of their music.