Debut of Sound Narcissist


December 29th, 2013, 7:00pm The Waypost - 3120 N. Williams, Portland FREE, all ages


January 11th, 2014, 2:00pm Private Residence - New York, NY FREE, all ages

Mattie Kaiser, viola Aaron Butler, piano


Classical Revolution PDX's former 'fearless leader,' violist Mattie Kaiser, returns to Portland for her debut recital with pianist Aaron Butler. Kaiser and Butler formed the duo "Sound Narcissist" after Kaiser moved to New York City in March of 2013. They are eager to perform a program of works by old heroes, teachers, and friends.


Program to include:

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH Sonata No.1 for Viola da Gamba in G major, BWV 1027 (1720)

ANNE FARBER Variations of Light (1987)

DARIUS MILHAUD La Bruxelloise from "Quatre Visages" for Viola and Piano, Op. 238 (1943)

MAURICE RAVEL Valses nobles et sentimentales (1911)

SCOTT ORDWAY Viola Sonata, "The Dreams We Dream for the City of Roses" (2010) (written for Mattie Kaiser, west coast premier)