Previous Performances

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  • DMICS 2022 Concert 1

    Hausmann Quartet

San Diego’s own Hausmann Quartet perform at Del Mar Town Hall, in the first concert of the Del Mar International Composers Symposium third season on August 5th, 2022. Memento Mori – Phase 1: Nina C. Young Adagio for String Quartet: Polina Nazaykinskaya arr. from Symphony No. 1 “April Song” String Quartet No. 3: Jordan Kuspa III. Quicksilver IV. Black Diamond String Quartet No. 2 “Kazakh Steppe”: Meilina Tsui
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  • The Inception of the Fifth

    Edmund Song

Composer Edmund Song’s “The Inception of the Fifth,” recorded at the 2022 Del Mar International Composers Symposium by DMICS Ensemble-in-Residence, Hub New Music.
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  • Sunflower Rondo

    Paolo Wahn

Composer Paolo Wahn’s “Sunflower Rondo,” recorded at the 2022 Del Mar International Composers Symposium by DMICS Guest Artist, Domenic Salerni.
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  • Ultraviolet

    Amelia Horney

Composer Amelia Horney’s “Ultraviolet,” recorded at the 2022 Del Mar International Composers Symposium by DMICS Ensemble-in-Residence, Hub New Music.
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  • Fire Flowers

    Jordan Kuspa

A performance of “Fire Flowers,” a song cycle by composer Jordan Kuspa, with poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay, Emily Pauline Johnson, and Louise Bogan. Performed at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 8, 2021 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Del Mar, CA. With performers Tasha Koontz, soprano; Isaac Allen, violin; Angela Choong, viola; and Peter Walsh, piano. Fire Flowers, by Jordan Kuspa I. Weeds 0:00 II. Fire-Flowers 3:29 III. Elders 6:39
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  • My Soul Craves for the Sky

    Polina Nazaykinskaya

Performance of “My soul craves for the sky,” by composer Polina Nazaykinskaya, based on a text by Sergey Esenin. Performed at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 10, 2021 at the Powerhouse Community Center, Del Mar, CA. With performers Tasha Koontz, soprano; Isaac Allen, Bram Goldstein, Polina Nazaykinskaya, violins; Angela Choong, viola; and Joanna Morrison, Jordan Kuspa, cellos.
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  • Winter-Spring (from Infinite Season)

    Juri Seo

Performance of “Winter–Spring,” the first movement of Juri Seo’s String Quartet, “Infinite Season.” Performed by the Hausmann Quartet at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 10, 2021 at the Powerhouse Community Center, Del Mar, CA. With performers Isaac Allen and Bram Goldstein, violins; Angela Choong, viola; and Joanna Morrison, cello.
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  • In Praise of Songs that Die

    Joseph Sowa

Performance of Joseph Sowa’s song, “In Praise of Songs That Die,” with text by Vachel Lindsay, at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 8, 2021 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Del Mar, CA. With performers Tasha Koontz, soprano, and Peter Walsh, piano.
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  • When I Was a Child

    Nicolas Lell Benavides

Performance of “When I Was A Child,” by composer Nicolas Lell Benavides, with text by Erin Bregman. Performed at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 10, 2021 at the Powerhouse Community Center, Del Mar, CA. With performers Tasha Koontz, soprano and Isaac Allen, violin.
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  • Songs for Tasya

    Polina Nazaykinskaya

Performance of “Songs for Tasya,” a piano trio by composer Polina Nazaykinskaya. Performed at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 8, 2021 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Del Mar, CA. With performers Bram Goldstein, violin; Joanna Morrison, cello; and Peter Walsh, piano.
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  • A Dance of Clouds and Stars

    Joseph Sowa

World premiere performance of “A Dance of Clouds and Stars,” a string quartet by composer Joseph Sowa. Performed by the Hausmann Quartet at the Del Mar International Composers Symposium on August 10, 2021 at the Powerhouse Community Center, Del Mar, CA. With performers Isaac Allen and Bram Goldstein, violins; Angela Choong, viola; and Joanna Morrison, cello.
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  • In Times of Joy

    Nate May

Composer Nate May’s “In Times of Joy”, Movement 2 from String Quartet No. 1, “For Alice” Performed by the Hausmann Quartet
  • DMICS 2022 Concert 1
  • Hausmann Quartet 2022
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  • The Inception of the Fifth
  • Edmund Song 2022
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  • Sunflower Rondo
  • Paolo Wahn 2022
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  • Ultraviolet
  • Amelia Horney 2022
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  • Fire Flowers
  • Jordan Kuspa 2021
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  • My Soul Craves for the Sky
  • Polina Nazaykinskaya 2021
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  • Winter-Spring (from Infinite Season)
  • Juri Seo 2021
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  • In Praise of Songs that Die
  • Joseph Sowa 2021
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  • When I Was a Child
  • Nicolas Lell Benavides 2021
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  • Songs for Tasya
  • Polina Nazaykinskaya 2021
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  • A Dance of Clouds and Stars
  • Joseph Sowa 2021
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  • In Times of Joy
  • Nate May 2019
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  • Summer Rain Sketch
  • Minho Yoon 2019
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  • Lux Bacteria
  • Elisabet Curbelo González 2019
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  • The Conqueror Worm
  • Jordan Kuspa 2021
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