Stern College Ensemble’s April 3 Performance will Include World Premiere of David Glaser’s Polaris
Momenta String Quartet, the first ensemble-in-residence at Yeshiva University, performed the world premiere of composer David Glaser’s Kinesis at a concert at the Yeshiva University Museum on Wednesday, April 2, 2008. Glaser is associate professor of music at Stern College for Women.
“Composers have always relied on the kindness of patrons,” says David Glaser, assistant professor of music at Stern College for Women, who was recently selected by the Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard University to receive a 2007 Fromm Commission Award, with a prize of $10,000. He is one of a number of YU faculty who have recently been honored in their fields.
Stern College Professor David Glaser’s “Seven American Composers” features visits from two prominent American composers this spring: