Graduate Student Compositions
UC Davis Professor of Music
Nathaniel Berman, conductor
[Pre-concert talk with the composers at 2:15 pm.]
Works written by UC Davis graduate students—
The Empyrean Ensemble presents engaging, thought-provoking, eclectic programs, enabling audiences to experience new musical sensations delivered with high artistry by its seven extraordinary core players—the finest new music performers in California. Ensemble-in-residence at UC Davis, Empyrean has premiered more than 200 works and performed throughout California, including appearances at many prominent music festivals and concert series.