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Love, Crystal and Stone

Date, location, and tickets

Thursday, September 27, 2018
at 8:00 PM

Project Q
1850 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10031


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Event Information

WESTON OLENCKI: world premiere of Capacity for solo trombone

TAK: U.S. premiere of Ashkan Behzadi’s song-cycle, Love, Crystal and Stone


About Love, Crystal and Stone

I. Deseo 

II. Arqueros

III. Ballad of the Water of the Sea

IV. The Cry Leaves a Shadow of Cypress Upon the Winds

V. Qasida of the Dark Doves

VI. Pomegranate

Ashkan Behzadi’s epic song-cycle, Love, Crystal and Stone finds its inspiration in the poetry and politic of Federico García Lorca. Drawing its text from the dynamic structure García Lorca’s poetics and honoring the rich mix of influences in his writing, Behzadi brilliantly embodies the lush textures of García Lorca’s textual landscapes.


September 27th, 8pm
Project-Q: 1850 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY

Project-Q is located on the second floor of 1850 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY. The venue can be accessed through the garage door entrance on the street level. 

This event is supported by a grant from New Music USA.