The Starling Clock Wound
Music: Charles Norman Mason
Dance: Sara M Procopio
Charles Norman Mason is executive director of Living Music Foundation and professor of music at Birmingham-Southern College. He won the 2005 Samuel Barber Rome Prize Fellowship in composition, International Society for Bassists Composition Competition, Premi Internacional de Composici— Musical Ciutat de Tarragona Orchestra Music prize, National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, Dale Warland Singers Commission Prize, and many others. His music has been performed at the Aspen Summer Music Festival, Foro Internacional de Mœsica Nueva, and festivals in Prague, Bucharest, Bulgaria, and Sao Paulo. The Starling Clock Wound uses 2 sounds: a single chirp from a starling and the sound of a flock of starlings.
Sara Procopio dances and teaches in New York and abroad. She lives in Brooklyn and is a founding and current member of Shen Wei Dance Arts.
Performed by: Sara & dancing friends