A lot of contemporary classical music is being composed, but there are relatively few opportunities to hear it live.
The Dancing Heart Flute and Piano Duo will be doing its part to provide modern music for modern ears with a concert for the Sundays at Three series on March 10 at Christ Episcopal Church in Columbia.
Comprising Karen Johnson on flute and Carlos-Cesar Rodriguez on piano, this duo is calling its program "American Spirit."
The 20th- and 21st-century composers on the bill are Lukas Foss, Joseph Schwantner, Robert Muczynski, Jeffrey Mumford, Manuel Ponce, Alberto Ginastera and Astor Piazzolla.
As for their American spirit, well, think in terms...