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CFP 2020: Elise Shope Henry Performs The Quarantine Smash Rylan Pozniak Daniels

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When the pandemic hit, the Nancy and Barry Sanders Composer Fellows changed course from writing large chamber music projects to writing solo etudes for LA Phil musicians. Hear The Quarantine Smash by Rylan Pozniak Daniels performed by Elise Shope Henry.

Program notes

After months of mandatory COVID-19 quarantine, civilization has been dealing with too much isolation, too much free time, and too much nothing. Let's mix things up with a Smash, by connecting sonic beatbox waves across Zoom cyberspace. The future of music is on the Internet.

To learn more about the Nancy and Barry Sanders Composer Fellowship Program, go to