"Invasion" CD Release Solo Concert

Cal Poly Pomona Music Recital Hall
3801 West Temple Ave., Bldg. 24
Pomona, CA
December 07, 2022 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm



Invasion CD Release Solo Concert at Cal Poly Pomona University, featuring works from Shpachenko's new CD Invasion: Music and Art for Ukraine by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Lewis Spratlan, and art by Ukrainian Artists Yurii Nagulko, Lesia Babliak, Kati Prusenko, Olena Papka, and Aza Nizi Maza Studio children artists directed by Mykola Kolomiyets. 6 premieres.

West Coast Premiere of Spratlan's Piano Suite No. 1
4 West Coast Premieres of soccer-inspired works by Christopher Cerrone, Oliver Dubon, Tom Flaherty, and Evan Ware
World Premiere of Bad Attitude for 5 piano by Bill Alves, performed with the CPP Piano Ensemble


Nadia Shpachenko, piano, toy piano, voice, toy percussion, electronics

5 West Coast Premieres, 1 World Premiere

Lewis Spratlan Six Rags for solo piano (2018)

Spratlan Piano Suite No. 1 for solo piano (2020), West Coast Premiere

David Kopplin Variations on a Ukrainian Lullaby for voice, toy piano and toy percussion (2012)


Bill Alves Bad Attitude for 5 pianos (2022), World Premiere
with the Cal Poly Pomona Piano Ensemble
Nadia Shpachenko, director, Bill Alves, conductor
Edmund Banuelos, Evan Huang, Daniel Klein, and Caitlin Yang, pianos

Christopher Cerrone Corridor of Uncertainty for piano and electronics (2022), West Coast Premiere

Oliver Dubon The Hand of God for solo piano (2022), West Coast Premiere

Evan Ware Skillset for solo piano (2022), West Coast Premiere

Tom Flaherty Goal Mining for piano and electronics (2022), West Coast Premiere