Ensemble Latitude 49 presents music by women composers

Contact: Deanne Puca
Photo of Latitude 49.

Latitude 49

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Mixed chamber ensemble Latitude 49 will perform works by eight women composers at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in Western Michigan University’s Dalton Center Recital Hall.

Latitude 49

Latitude 49 is a dynamic mixed-chamber ensemble exploring new sounds, engaging diverse audiences, and holding hands with composers of today. From its beginnings at the University of Michigan, L49 has grown into a major presence on the new-music scene with performances and residencies throughout the Midwest and beyond. The program features works by eight women composers, including Shulamit Ran, Joan Tower, Jennifer Higdon and Lili Boulanger.

Tickets are $12 general admission, $10 for seniors and $5 for students, and are available from Miller Auditorium online or by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858.

For more information about the concert, visit wmich.edu/music or call (269) 387-4667.

For more news, arts and events, visit wmich.edu/news.