The Leviathan Trio, headed by composer and pianist Joseph Dangerfield, will present a free concert at Southeastern Louisiana University’s Pottle Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 1.
The group’s visit is part of a tour of concerts throughout the southeastern United States. The performance will feature Dangerfield’s composition “The Knot,” an authorized companion piece to George Crumb’s composition “Vox Balaenae.”
Dangerfield has lived and worked professionally in Germany, Russia, The Netherlands and New York. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Aaron Copland Award and the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra’s Composition Prize. He was a Fulbright Scholar to the Russian Federation and the Netherlands, where he served as composer-in-residence at the Moscow Conservatory.
He serves on the music faculty of the University of Florida in Gainesville.
Accompanying Dangerfield will be Lindsey Goodman on the flute and cellist Hannah Pressley.