Preview: John Adams' "Scheherazade.2" at the NY Philharmonic
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Ear Heart Music: Arkora and Duo Scorpio at Roulette

Arkora, RouletteAbove, members of Arkora performing Toronto-based composer Benton Roark's Songs from the Rainshadow's Edge for soprano, narrator and chamber ensemble last night at Roulette, part of this year's ongoing Ear Heart Music series. Opening was Duo Scorpio (harpists Kathryn Andrews and Kristi Shade), playing music they've commissioned from Andy Akiho (Two Bridges) and Nico Muhly (Fast Dances), along with Toru Takemitsu's rarely performed Bryce, featuring EHM director Amelia Lukas on flute. 

The Ear Heart Music Series will close out the season - and its 6 year run - at Roulette on May 19 with a blockbuster show featuring both ICE and JACK Quartet. Tickets and info on the Ear Heart Music website

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