Posts in artists
Dispatch from fresh inc 2014

I’m writing this post from the breathtaking atrium of the Milwaukee Art Museum, enveloped by the sound of Kevin Rank performing Blues for Gilbert on the vibraphone as part of the 2014 fresh inc festival. All around me are museum-goers, children, families, staff, couples – all of them taking a pause in their day to wonder at the sonic possibilities of this instrument, to take in the rocks, the waves, the seagulls as they swoop above the lake behind the performer.

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Reflections from 5HE's Newest Member, Valerie

This post was written by 5HE's newest ensemble member, horn player Valerie Whitney. Val has been with us since November, and we've loved having her around! Read her post below for a peek inside her brain on her first few months with 5HE, as well as to get a couple preview images from our upcoming Luna de Cuernos performances!

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5HE Welcomes Composer Dan Visconti to its Core Roster

Fifth House Ensemble is excited to welcome composer Dan Visconti as 5HE's newest ensemble member! We first worked with Dan as a composition faculty member at fresh inc 2013, and we are delighted to add him to our core roster. Dan's work has been internationally recognized by the Rome Prize, the Naumburg Award, the Berlin Prize, and commissions from the Kronos Quartet, Fromm Foundation, and the Berlin Philharmonic’s Scharoun Ensemble.

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