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Hilary Hahn

In 27 Pieces

Deutsche Grammophon

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'In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores' Album Trailer
Hilary Hahn (with Jessica Osborne on piano) plays Max Richter's "Mercy" on our October 28, 2017 show
Hilary Hahn: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Hilary Hahn is encore guest at Cambridge Suzuki School of Music
Paganini 24 Hula Hoop with HH
Clip from CH+ Evolution of an Artist
1 Franghiz Ali-Zadeh: Impulse  
2 Somei Satoh: Bifu  
3 Du Yun: When a Tiger Meets a Rosa Rugosa  
4 David Lang: light moving  
5 Bun-Ching Lam: Solitude d'automne  
6 Paul Moravec: Blue Fiddle  
7 Anton Garcia Abril: Third Sigh  
8 Avner Dorman: Memory Games  
9 David Del Tredici: Farewell  
10 Mason Bates: Ford's Farm  
11 Einojuhani Rautavaara: Whispering  
12 Gillian Whitehead: Torua  
13 Richard Barrett: shade  
14 Jennifer Higdon: Echo Dash  
15 Christos Hatzis: Coming To  
16 Jeff Myers: The Angry Birds of Kauai  
17 Mark-Anthony Turnage: Hilary's Hoedown  
18 Valentin Silvestrov: Two Pieces  
19 Kala Ramnath: Aalap and Tarana  
20 Lera Auerbach: Speak, Memory  
21 Tina Davidson: Blue Curve of the Earth  
22 Elliott Sharp: Storm of the Eye  
23 Michiru Oshima: Memories  
24 James Newton Howard: 133... At Least  
25 Nico Muhly: Two Voices  
26 Soren Nils Eichberg: Levitation  
27 Max Richter: Mercy  
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Throughout her career, Hilary Hahn has been an advocate for new music - most notably commissioning a concerto by Edgar Meyer and a Pulitzer Prize-winning concerto by Jennifer Higdon. Her recent album, Silfra, was a genre-bending experiment with prepared-pianist Hauschka. Prior to that, she released an album of sonatas by Charles Ives. More than ten years ago, Hahn began her most ambitious project, "In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores," to expand and enrich the violin repertoire. She commissioned more than two dozen composers to write short-form pieces for acoustic violin and piano and toured these new works internationally over the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons in countries such as Turkey, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, Austria and Spain. 

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