Jennifer Koh, Davóne Tines, and Qasim Naqvi
 
 

Jennifer Koh, Davóne Tines & Qasim Naqvi

December 2, 2019
7:30PM

Qasim Naqvi, composer and synthesizer
Jennifer Koh, violin
Davóne Tines, baritone

The meditative and “compelling” music of Pakistani-American composer Qasim Naqvi casts an unforgettable sonic spell (Pitchfork); his innovative soundtracks have appeared on HBO, PBS, and at the Academy Awards. Violinist Jennifer Koh, a “prodigious builder of musical bridges” (L A Times), joins “charismatic” bass-baritone Davóne Tines (New York Times) and Naqvi himself for a journey across nearly 1,000 years of spiritually elevating music – by J. S. Bach, Hildegard of Bingen, Isang Yun, and Naqvi, including a world premiere.

 

Program

Works by J. S. Bach, Hildegard of Bingen, Isang Yun, Qasim Naqvi, and traditional African-American spirituals

 

Watch & Listen

Jennifer Koh performs music of Qasim Naqvi

Davóne Tines sings in John Adams’s Girls of the Golden West

Qasim Naqvi speaks about his music: https://csosoundsandstories.org/qasim-naqvi-on-fjoloy/

 

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