Kander: DWB *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Kander: DWB *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-17 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Roberta Gumbel, soprano; Hannah Collins, cello; Michael Compitello, percussion Link: https://lawrenceartscenter.org/event/dwb-driving-while-black/ Concert Information: Roberta Gumbel, libretto Lawrence Arts Center Lawrence, KS Read more »

Silverman: At the Colour Café

Faye-Ellen Silverman

On November 4, Faye-Ellen Silverman’s chamber work At the Colour Café will be presented by the Hora Decima Brass Ensemble at New York City’s Christ and St. Stephen’s Church. Music director David Chamberlain conducts the piece as part of the ensemble’s 25th Anniversary concert. The four-movement, 10-minute work for large ensemble was written for the […] Read more »

Locklair: A Conductor’s Perspective

Dan Locklair

“Just because you write the music doesn’t mean that you know it from a conductor’s perspective.” And so, Dan Locklair offers some insight into conducting his own music as he prepares for a November 2 concert in Roanoke, Va, featuring the St. John’s Choir – joined by ensemble members of the Winston-Salem Symphony – as […] Read more »

Knight: TO THE STARS

Concert: Knight: TO THE STARS Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-01 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Oklahoma City University Brass Ensemble Link: https://www.okcu.edu/events/presidential-inauguration Concert Information: 18th Presidential Inauguration Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Center Oklahoma City University Oklahoma City, OK Read more »

Locklair: “Thanksgiving Day” from SYMPHONY NO. 2

Concert: Locklair: “Thanksgiving Day” from SYMPHONY NO. 2 Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-16 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Ridgewood Symphony Link: http://www.ridgewoodsymphony.org/concerts/ Concert Information: Stephen Culbertson, conductor West Side Presbyterian Church Ridgewood, NJ Read more »

Sierra: MONTUNO EN FORMA DE CHACONA

Concert: Sierra: MONTUNO EN FORMA DE CHACONA Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-12-01 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Silvia Marquez, harpsichord Link: http://robertosierra.com/markdown-4/ Concert Information: Auditorio de los Jameos Lanzarote, Spain Read more »

Sierra: STRING QUARTET NO. 2

Concert: Sierra: STRING QUARTET NO. 2 Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-24 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Momenta Quartet Link: https://www.facebook.com/institutoeduardolaredo/ Concert Information: Instituto Eduardo Laredo Iglesia y Convento de Santa Teresa Cochabamba, Bolivia Read more »

Locklair: Independence Day

On October 14, the Society of Musical Arts Orchestra (SOMA) performs Dan Locklair’s “Independence Day,” from his Symphony No. 2, “America.”  The composer’s Symphony No. 2 is a 22-minute work that features three movements that individually reflect a quintessential American holiday. “Independence Day” is based on the well known tune America the Beautiful. The work premiered […] Read more »

Sierra: Authentic and Compelling

“Roberto Sierra’s musical voice [is] authentic and compelling.” Violinist Emilie Anne Gendron of the Momenta Quartet shares some thoughts about the composer’s String Quartet No. 2 as the group prepares the work for its October 17 concert at the Americas Society (New York City). Programmed as part of the ensemble’s “Momenta Festival IV,” Sierra’s 14-minute […] Read more »

Locklair: “Independence Day” from SYMPHONY NO. 2, AMERICA

Concert: Locklair: “Independence Day” from SYMPHONY NO. 2, AMERICA Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-14 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Society of Music Arts Orchestra Link: https://www.somaorchestra.org/upcoming/2018/10/14/our-fall-concert Concert Information: Stephen Culbertson, conductor Maurice Levin Theater JCC MetroWest West Orange, NJ Read more »