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 »

Frazelle: Colorful, Intricate and Innovative

“Kenneth Frazelle’s Laconic Variations is colorful, intricate, and innovative.” So notes Chattanooga Symphony music director Kayoko Dan on the eve of orchestra’s October 14 concert. Laconic Variations was commissioned by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO), who premiered the 11-minute work in September 1997, conducted by Jeffrey Kahane. At the time of the premiere, Frazelle […] Read more »

DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 5, “ROSA PARKS”

Concert: DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 5, “ROSA PARKS” Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-14 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: South Beach Chamber Ensemble Link: http://www.sobechamberensemble.org/current-schedule Concert Information: Miami Beach Botanical Garden Miami Beach, FL Read more »

DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 5, “ROSA PARKS”

Concert: DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 5, “ROSA PARKS” Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-11 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: South Beach Chamber Ensemble Link: http://www.sobechamberensemble.org/current-schedule Concert Information: Ancient Spanish Monastery North Miami Beach, FL Read more »

Sierra: GRAFFITI *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: GRAFFITI *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-05 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Sigma Project Link: https://forodemusicanueva.bellasartes.gob.mx/cartelera-de-museos.html Concert Information: Foro Internacional de Nueva Música Manuel Enriquez Sala Manuel M. Ponce, Palacio de Bellas Artes Ponce Mexico City, Mexico Read more »

Sierra: PIANO TRIO. NO 2

Concert: Sierra: PIANO TRIO. NO 2 Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-10-04 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Trio Arbós Link: https://www.ponferrada.org/en/temas/servicios/iii-festival-internacional-musica-contemporanea-cristobal-h Concert Information: III Festival de Música Contemporánea Cristóbal Halffter Ponferrada, Spain Read more »

Sierra: POEMA Y DANZA (CONCERTO FOR 2 OBOES AND STRINGS)

Concert: Sierra: POEMA Y DANZA (CONCERTO FOR 2 OBOES AND STRINGS) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-12-03 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Eastman School Symphony Orchestra Link: http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar/event&id=1225849&from=03December2018&to=03December2018 Concert Information: Neil Varon, conductor Kodak Hall Rochester, NY Read more »

Abels: URBAN LEGENDS

Concert: Abels: URBAN LEGENDS Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-04 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles Link: https://icyola.org/when/ Concert Information: Charles Dickerson III, conductor Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Galbraith: A FESTIVE VIOLET PULSE

Concert: Galbraith: A FESTIVE VIOLET PULSE Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-11 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra Link: https://www.epsyo.org/events/ Concert Information: James Welsch, conductor Chavez Theater El Paso, TX Read more »