Society of Fellows


SOF Events September 2014

Lee Hyla with Glenn Gass outside Jordan Hall in Boston, 1976
Photo: Clinton Gass
2014 Beaux Arts Ball: Craft
Image: courtesy The Architectural League of New York
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Memorial concert for Lee Hyla in Boston, Beaux Arts Ball in New York, music of Eric Nathan in New York 

Lee Hyla Memorial Concert
Thursday, 25 September, 8pm

Collected musical artists will present a concert of compositions by Lee Hyla, FAAR 1991, RAAR 2005 in honor of his life and his genius. The program includes:

String Quartet no 3 (1989) - performed by Lydian String Quartet
Basic Training (1994) - performed by Stephen Drury, piano
Migración (2013), Ciao Manhattan (1990) - performed by Callithumpian Consort
Field Guide (2006) - performed by Firebird Ensemble
Warble (2008) - performed by Sarah Brady, flute; Yoko Hagino, piano
My Life on the Plains (2010) - solo cadenzas performed by Sarah Bob, piano
Third Party (1998) - performed by Judith Gordon, piano
Passeggiata for solo violin (2007) - performed by Gabriela Diaz

The Callithumpian Consort performs Hyla's We Speak Etruscan in a video made earlier this year.

New England Conservatory 
Jordan Hall
30 Gainsborough Street

Beaux Arts Ball 2014:Craft
Saturday, 20 September, 9:30pm to 1:30am

This year’s Beaux Arts Ball, an annual event of the Architectural League of New York, will be co-chaired by Tod Williams, FAAR 1983 and Billie Tsien, RAAR,2000. Content developers include 2 x 4, founding partner and creative director Michael Rock, FAAR 2000. All three are current or emeritus Academy Trustees. 

Weylin B. Seymour’s
175 Broadway
Williamsburg, Brooklyn


Composer Portrait Concert featurung the music of Eric Nathan FAAR 2013
Friday, 19 September, 8pm
Tenri Cultural Institute of New York 

The program will include with performances by the Momenta Quartet,
violist Samuel Rhodes, oboist Peggy Pearson and pianist Mei Rui. The
concert is currently sold out but there are still standing-room-only
tickets available.

43A W. 13th St. (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)