Chamber ensemble centers on humor of online dating sites
вЂIn Real LifeвЂ™ reveals feeling of longing on matchmaking web web sites.
By Luke Quinton Special towards the American-Statesman
Robert Patterson may be the uncommon composer who has a feeling of humor. Maybe not that skilled authors of traditional music arenвЂ™t funny. But, within the era that is modern at minimum, they generally leave the jokes in the auditorium home. вЂњIвЂ™m past that,вЂќ Patterson claims. вЂњI donвЂ™t care.вЂќ The newest York-based composer, along side lyricist David Cote, has a brand new track cycle, вЂњIn actual life,вЂќ for Austin Chamber Ensemble, that will debut it on Feb. 12 and 13 at Westlake United Methodist Church, over time for ValentineвЂ™s Day.
It had been commissioned for pianist Martha Mortensen Ahern and soprano Mela Dailey, in honor regarding the organizationвЂ™s anniversary that is 35th.