Alicia Hall Moran, mezzo
Allison Loggins-Hull, flute
Gabriela Martinez, piano

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 - 7:30 PM
American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall,
427 Chestnut Street
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$25.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

Conceived and produced by composer and flutist Allison Loggins-Hull, Diametrically Composed is a collaboration between these three performing artists and composers Paola Prestini, Sarah Kirkland Snider, and Jessica Meyer. Their contributions reflect personal experiences, exploring diverse themes related to being a mother and an artist. Reaching beyond the typical recital format, Diametrically Composed provides an immersive performance experience incorporating narratives from the women involved in the project.

Diametrically Composed
Program includes works by Loggins-Hull, Moran, Prestini, Snider, and Meyer

Running time: 1 hour and 35 minutes (including intermission) 

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The Artist(s)

Alicia Hall Moran
Alicia Hall Moran, mezzo-soprano
Alicia Hall Moran, mezzo-soprano, is a multi-dimensional artist performing and composing between the genres of opera, theater, visual art, and jazz. She is currently a Jerome Hill Artist Fellow developing performances for and about the ice, with wide-ranging collaborators including Lyric Opera of the North. Moran composes and records music, but also writes about music—recently “Jessye Norman and Alban Berg” for Princeton University Press,… Read More
Allison Loggins-Hull
Allison Loggins-Hull, flute
Allison Loggins-Hull is a “powerhouse” (The Washington Post) flutist, composer, and producer whose work defies classification and has been described as “evocative” by The Wall Street Journal. She has been associated with acts across the spectrum of popular and classical music including Flutronix, Hans Zimmer, Lizzo, Imani Winds, Alarm Will Sound, the International Contemporary Ensemble, Alicia Hall Moran,… Read More
Gabriella Martinez
Gabriela Martinez, piano
Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Martinez has a reputation for the lyricism of her playing, her compelling interpretations, and her elegant stage presence.  Her playing has been described as “magical… a remarkable pianist, with a cool determination, a tone full of glowing color and a seemingly effortless technique” (LA Times) and “…versatile, daring and insightful” (New York Times).… Read More


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