Mason Gross Presents: The Legacy of Robert Moevs

Richard H. Shindell Choral Hall
Sunday, November 13, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
String quartets highlighting the compositional legacy of modernist composer Robert Moevs, a student of Walter Piston and Nadia Boulanger and professor of music at Rutgers from 1964 to 1991. The American Modern Ensemble will perform Moevs’ String Quartet No. 1, Judith Shatin’s Elijah’s Chariot for string quartet and electronics, and Rhythmanalysis I: New Brunswick for string quartet and computer, a newly commissioned piece for the event by professor Steven Kemper. A reception sponsored by Rutgers University Libraries will follow the concert.


This concert is supported by the family of Robert Moevs and Mason Gross Presents.