May 31, 2023
at Ecker Hill Middle School
Event, Exhibition Programming
Join us for an art-filled evening of awe and contemplation featuring a live performance of Raven Chacon’s American Ledger No. 1. American Ledger No. 1 is a narrative score for performance, telling the creation story of the founding of the United States of America by Raven Chacon, winner of the 2022 Pulitzer Prize in Music.
This live performance will be performed by members of Park City High School’s orchestra with remarks by Elizabeth Craft, Assistant Professor in the University of Utah’s School of Music.
Orchestra Director, Park City High School: Eva Marble
Image credit: Raven Chacon, American Ledger No. 1, 2018. Score for performance. Courtesy of the artist.
Performance image: The UBC School of Music Symphonic Wind Ensemble, led by Robert Taylor, performs Raven Chacon’s work, American Ledger (No. 1), 2018, outside the Music Building at the University of British Columbia, October 8, 2020, as part of Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery (September 8-December 6, 2020). Photo: Rachel Topham Photography.
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