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French Modernism

In this chamber series concert, CØDA will explore contemporary music of France from the turn of the twentieth century to present day. France has long been a hub of contemporary music, and their artists unafraid to explore new territories. From simple dance tunes to strong discordant polyphony, these French composers bring us to new worlds of sound, while retaining some of the classical discipline of the country’s heritage.

Sophie Lacaze, Archeologos II, for solo flute and electronics

Pascal Dusapin, Musique Fugitive, for string trio

Eugene Bozza, Contrastes I, for flute and bassoon

Nicholas Bacri, Sonata in Memorium Bela Bartok, for violin duo

Jean Francaix, Divertissement for Bassoon and String Quartet

Darius Milhaud, String Quintet No. 1