NYC-ARTS Profile: Xavier Foley Gliere Work

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NYC-ARTS Profile: Xavier Foley Gliere Work

Post by lennygoran » Sun Jan 13, 2019 4:46 pm

I was watching this week's NYC-ARTS on PBS Thirteen-never heard of Gliere but the work Foley chose appealed to me. Regards, Len


NYC-ARTS Profile: Xavier Foley

Clip: Season 2019 Episode 2 | 10m 37s

A profile of Xavier Foley, a talented double-bassist and winner of a 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant Award.

Xavier Foley performs Glière's “Intermezzo & Tarantella”, Op. 9


https://watch.thirteen.org/video/nyc-ar ... ey-jvhpwh/


It's also on youtube:

Foley, previously featured on WQXR’s Young Artists Showcase, is a double bassist and composer who won the 2016 Young Concert Artists International Audition. His New York and Washington, D.C., debuts (at Merkin Hall and the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theater, respectively) featured his own original compositions, and this season he makes appearances with the Buffalo Chamber Music Society and Perlman Music Program Alumni Recital Series, among others.


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