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Douglas Buchanan and Kerry Holahan Premiere at New Music on the Point Contemporary Music Festival

Kerry Holahan and Douglas BuchananTheory and musicology faculty Douglas Buchanan (MM ’08, Composition, Music Theory Pedagogy; DMA ’13, Composition) and Kerry Holahan (MM ’14, Early Music, Voice) will attend New Music on the Point Contemporary Music Festival June 5-19 in Leicester, Vt. Mr. Buchanan will premiere his piece, three microtonal movements in Gaelic written for the festival called “Fuaim is Seagh” for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, and cello, as well as perform the Lash Piano Trio with members of the Jack String Quartet. Ms. Holahan will premiere two pieces written for the festival: a setting of three Chinese poems from the Song Dynasty for soprano, flute and guitar by Sam Wu; and “Design” for soprano, flute, viola and prepared piano by Kristi Fullerton.

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