Meira’s In Memoriam for cello and cello ensemble will be presented on August 25 @ 8 PM at the Internationaal Cellofestival Zutphen in the Netherlands. Soloist will be Mirel Ianc0vici, performing with members of the Cello8ctet Amsterdam.
Meira wrote these sketches during the days of watching the horror of the attacks of September 11: the collapse of the World Trade Center, the attack on the Pentagon, the plane crash in Pennsylvania. Read her complete notes about the piece, hear a performance and view the score at https://meirawarshauer.com/works/in-memoriam/.
Other works on the August 25 program are John Tavener’s Svyatti (for cello and cello-octet) and Willem Jeths’ Requiem for soprano, baritone, choir and cello.
More festival information at https://www.cellofestivalzutphen.nl/.