Following January's sold-out performance, FMM's 2018 Premieres program as always presents world and Houston debuts, and is anchored by the newly published piano quintet version of Darius Milhaud's La création du monde. We proudly introduce Eric Heumann, FMM Artist-in-Residence for the season, who will perform a new piano work. Visiting Israeli composer Hana Ajiashvili will be present for her exciting trio. We also explore some historical firsts including innovation by Mozart. Additional composers on the program are Colin Eatock (former Houston Chronicle music writer), Dan Locklear, and Tom Takaro.
Performers include Julia Fox, soprano; Chris Schubert, clarinet; Anne Leek, oboe; Evie Chen, Sophia Silivos, and Anastasia Sukhopara,violin; Rita Porforis, viola; Max Geissler and Maki Kubota, cello; Paul Boyd, Eric Heumann, and Catherine Schaefer, piano.