2007-2008 Concert Season Repertoire
Works by 16 composers were performed by Voices of Change during the 2007-2008 season.

Eight Composers in Attendance —

William Bolcom (b.1938)
Shih-Hui Chen (b. 1962)
David Dzubay (b.1964)
Ricky Ian Gordon (b.1956)
Kevin Hanlon (b.1953)
Joe Illick (b.1959)
Mary Alice Rich (b.1955)
Simon Sargon (b.1938)

Two Young Composers in Attendance —

Kris Peysen (b.1986) composed Seeker
Winner of the College Division, 9th Russell Horn Young Composer's Competition 2007

Jake Vandermeer (b.1991) composed Farewell
Winner of the High School Division of the Young Composers Project

Six Other Composers Performed —

John Adams (b.1947)
Lera Auerbach (b.1973)
Martin Bresnick (b.1946)
Sebastian Currier (b.1959)
Osvaldo Golijov (b.1960)
Barbara Kolb (b.1939)

2007-2008 Details

* Denotes composition by American Composer
** Denotes composition by Naturalized American Composer
all water has a perfect memory (2007)* David Dzubay (b.1964) clarinet, violin, violin, 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
(World Premiere commissioned by VOC) viola, cello
all in green (1994/2007) * David Dzubay soprano, piano 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
Text: e.e. cummings
Letters from the Fallen - - (2007) Mary Alice Rich (b. 1955) cello, piano 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
"I Just Want You to Know..."
(World Premiere)
Levante (2004) Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960) piano 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
Lua descolorida (2002) Osvaldo Golijov soprano, piano 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
Lullaby and Doina (2001/8') Osvaldo Golijov flute, clarinet, violin 9/16/07 SMU Caruth
viola, cello , bass

Homage To Keith Jarrett Barbara Kolb (b. 1939) flute, vibraphone 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
& Gary Burton (1976)*
Genetic Love (2007)* Joe Illick (b. 1959) flute, clarinet, 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
alto saxophone, violin, bass, percussion
Capricho Nuevo (2006)* Martin Bresnick (b. 1946) clarinet 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
alto saxophone, violin, bass, vibraphone, percussion, piano
Variations on Time Sebastian Currier (b. 1959) flute, piano 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
and Time Again (2000) *
Kickiní It (2003/rev. 2007)* Kevin Hanlon (b. 1953) guitar, bass 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
piano, clarinet, percussion
Jamalís Dropbeat (2000/rev. 2007) * Kevin Hanlon guitar, bass 11/11/07 Cont. Theatre of Dallas
piano, clarinet, percussion

I Will Breathe a Mountain (1990) * William Bolcom (b. 1938) mezzo-soprano, piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church
Duo Fantasy for Violin and Piano (1973) William Bolcom violin, piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church
Oskolki (Broken Pieces) (2001) Lera Auerbach (b. 1973) violin, piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church
Let Evening Come (1994, rev. 2003)* William Bolcom soprano, viola , piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church
New York Lights (1997) * William Bolcom tenor, piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church
(from A View from the Bridge)
Cabaret Songs (1976-85; 93-96)* William Bolcom mezzo-soprano, piano 1/13/08 L. H. Pres. Church

Seeker (2007) * Kris Peysen (b. 1986) flute, oboe 3/2/08 SMU Caruth
(World Premiere) clarinet, violin,
College Division Winner, viola, marimba
Young Composerís Project
Fantasy on Simon Sargon (b. 1938) clarinet, violoncello, piano 3/2/08 SMU Caruth
ďThe Millerís TearsĒ (2007) **
World Premiere
Shu Shon Key (2006) ** Shih-Hui Chen (b.1962) viola, fl/pc, clarinet, 3/2/08 SMU Caruth
(Remembrance) bass clarinet, violin, violoncello, piano, percussion
Son of Chamber Symphony (2007)* John Adams (b. 1947) chamber orchestra (15) 3/2/08 SMU Caruth
(Southwest Premiere)

Orpheus and Euridice (2005)* Ricky Ian Gordon (b. 1956) soprano, clarinet, piano 4/13/08 Bath House

Gala Honoring Dr. Laurie Shulman
Gazebo Dances John Corigliano (b. 1938) one piano, four hands 04/27/08 Meyerson Symphony Center
Fantasy for Violin & Piano (2006, rev. 2008) Joe Illick (b.1959) violin, piano 04/27/08 Meyerson Symphony Center


Board of Directors for the 2007-2008 Season

Fern W. Jaffee, President
Heather Carlile, Vice President
William F. Barstow, Treasurer
Russell Summers, Secretary
Randall Askins
Alexander Djinov
J. Preston Gray
Richard Harwood
Arend Julius Koch
Karen Moyer
Kevin Nash
Kevin Sutton
Jack Waldenmaier

Ex Officio
Joe Illick, Artistic Director
Phillip Collins, City of Dallas, Office of Cultural Affairs Liason
Eileen McKee, General Manager

Advisory Board
Jo Boatright, Artistic Director Emerita
Emanuel Borok, Concertmaster, Dallas symphony Orchestra
Phillip Collins, African-American Museum, City Arts
Virginia Dupuy, Meadow School of the Arts, SMU
Dr. Robert Frank, Composition Chair, SMU Meadows School
Herb Levy, Atistic director, Other Arts
Dr. Paul Phillips, composer & conductor, SMU Meadows School
Mary Alice Rich, Composer and Educator
Dr. Laurie Shulman, Annotator and Author
Rosalyn Story, Musician and Author


Guest Artists

25 guest artists performed with Voices of Change during the 2007-2008 season.

Emanuel Borok, violin
Wendy Boyce, mezzo soprano
Leland Byrd, bass
Ben Croucher, percussion
Dale Dietert, piano
Peter Grenier, basson
Allan Glassman tenor
Kevin Hanlon, guitar
Erin Hannigan, oboe
Gregory Hustis, horn
John Holt, trumpet
Daren McHenry, trombone
Jonathan Jones, clarinet
Drew Lang, percussion
Kari Nostbakken, cello
Scott Plugge, alto saxophone
Andrey Ponochevny, piano
Simone Sala, piano
Dwight Shambley, bass
Clifford Spohr, bass
Jennifer Sweetman, viola
Jeanine Thames, soprano
Jonathan Tsay, piano/celesta
Quintet for the End of Time
Kaori Yoshida, violin