Off the Hook Arts Festival, summer 2016

Off the Hook Arts Festival includes two world premieres of music by Bruce Adolphe:

June 28: Scenes from the opera-in-progress The Origin, libretto by Richard Powers. Scenes performed by soprano Christie Conover, tenor Joseph Gaines, and baritone Gregory Gerbrandt; pianist Tim Burns.

July 1: Guitarist Eliot Fisk will play the world premiere of Suite for Pete, a work composed for Eliot Fisk, in memory of Pete Seeger. In four movements: When Will We Ever Learn?; Fannie Lou Hammer; Chief Joseph; Let it Shine.