Green Lion Eats the Sun


works for solo trombone, euphonium, and double bell euphonium

Matt Barbier
Friday, April 29 at 8pm

Assistant wasteLAnd director and trombonist, Matt Barbier, presents a solo performance based (mostly) on putting aside his slide to focus on single and double-belled euphonium. He presents a concert built around the U.S. premiere of Liza Lim’s The Green Lion Eats the Sun for double-belled euphonium with additional premieres by Andrew Greenwald, and wasteLAnd’s featured composer, Michelle Lou. Matt will also perform underrepresented music by Adriana Hölszky.

Michelle Lou: HoneyDripper [premiere]
Adriana Hölszky: Weltenenden (version for trombone and euphonium) [US premiere]
Liza Lim: The Green Lion Eats the Sun [US premiere]
Andrew Greenwald: A Thing is a Hole in a Thing it is not (vi) [premiere]