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2016 Back Cove Contemporary Music Festival: "Tribute to Pauline Oliveros" Performance

  • Woodfords Church 202 Woodford Street Portland, ME, 04103 United States (map)

A collaborative performance between the Intermedia MFA Performance Group (N.B.Aldrich, Alicia Champlin, Eleanor Kipping, Steve Norton, Ryan Wilks) and the University of Maine at Farmington.  

The ninth annual Back Cove Contemporary Music Festival, sponsored by the Portland Conservatory of Music, presents three concerts of exciting new chamber music April 7-9. Featuring performances by some of Maine’s top musicians, including the Portland String Quartet, the Portland Piano Trio, Mark Tipton’s Les Sorciers Perdus, pianist Bridget Convey, and more, the festival offers new music by nearly twenty composers from northern New England, many of whom will be in attendance to meet the audience and talk about their pieces. The first two concerts, both at Woodfords Church, are Friday, April 7, at 7:30, and Saturday afternoon, April 8, at 2:00. The third concert moves to downtown Portland’s SPACE Gallery, Sunday afternoon, April 9, at 2:00.

Tickets are $15 per concert in advance, $20 at the door; free for children and students with ID. Tickets are available for purchase at Brown Paper Tickets.