On Saturday, August 7th, PCM and the Ojai Music Festival presented An Overture in Barrett Hall. The concert, which featured performances by Ojai Music Festival artists as well as students and faculty from PCM’s new-music performing ensemble, ensemblePROVA, was part of a series of surprise musical pop-ups scheduled throughout August as a prelude to Ojai’s 75th Festival in September.
PCM was honored to partner with the Ojai Music Festival for the concert, which included remarks by PCM Executive Director, Stephen McCurry, and Ojai Music Festival Artistic & Executive Director, Ara Guzelimian.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music Students and Faculty
Stravinsky: Five Easy Pieces
Performed by Amber Chen, Annie Debreu, Nina Dinan, Rosemary Li, Susan Svrček
Feldman: Piece for Four Pianos
Performed by Amber Chen, Annie Debreu, Nic Gerpe, Rosemary Li
Ojai Music Festival Artists
Dylan Mattingly: Cloud Atlas for piano and 1/4 tone-tuned microtonal piano
Vicki Ray, pianist, Aron Kallay, pianist
John Adams: Road Movies
Alyssa Park, violinist, Vicki Ray, pianist