I'm absolutely thrilled to finally share this. Check out Douglas Hertz's Saeculum (2017), performed in collaboration with Al Evangelista, //meridian vocal ensemble and Room 1078 (under the umbrella of Converge New Music). Many thanks to Sly Pup Productions for their beautiful capturing of this work! Program note by Douglas Hertz: Saeculum (2017) is a seven-movement dance cantata created in collaboration…Read more Saeculum (2017)
If you could see ONE thing this semester, it should be Doug's Saeculum concert tomorrow. I'm not kidding. The music does nothing if not transport you to another world; Al Evangelista's choreography is absolutely striking; the dancers are riveting; //meridian is out of this world. And, of course, Converge is performing. Come see us. 8PM at…Read more Doug Hertz’s Saeculum (2017!)
Check out the University of Michigan Women's Glee Club today at 4PM in Hill Auditorium! They're programming a striking concert which explores women's contributions throughout history and features Chen Yi's Angel Island Passages, which our own Converge Quartet will be performing alongside them.
Had an absolute blast working with my wonderful colleagues to put on Converge's Winter 2017 concert! Check out our site on Facebook and stay posted for videos.
We're thrilled to announce that Room 1078 will be collaborating with composer Nathan Thatcher on recording an album of new works exploring the makeup of the string quartet. Stay tuned for updates!