|Volcano Woman by John Hoover - Anchorage Egan Center - image by Philip Munger|
The last movement of the four-movement suite honors my favorite sculpture (at the top of this post) by the late Alaska Native sculptor, John Hoover. Volcano Woman is the Native art centerpiece of the main lobby of Anchorage's Egan Center. I wrote about his sculpture and my music about it two years ago.
The Chugach Brass will be playing a lot of other works in Soldotna Saturday. Here are links to two articles about the upcoming concert.
7:30 pm Saturday at Christ Lutheran Church
Here are the Chugach Brass, performing Aleutian Sketches, in October 2011, at UAA: