“I composed In Darkness Veiled during the early months of the Covid pandemic lockdown. My new variation is a pianistic nocturne in three panels with a tempestuous middle. The work is lush in its textures with hints of the tune’s motives – which cover all registers – and evaporates upward at the close.” – Judith […]
In this edition of Subito’s “Composer’s Corner” series, we’re talking with Judith Lang Zaimont, composer, performer, educator, scholar and advocate for contemporary music and women composers. She shares her thoughts about working during the Covid pandemic, about why she still composes pen-to-paper, how she adapts to technologies to share her music, and her best advice […]
“When I was growing up…nobody ever told me that any women wrote music. Did it stop me? No. I knew I was born to write music…” Judith Lang Zaimont – award-winning composer and pianist – is featured in the March 2021 edition of NewMusicBox (NMBx). Zaimont chats with NMBx Composer Advocate Frank Oteri and talks […]
From February 14-19, 2021, The University of South Florida (USF) School of Music (Tampa, FL) presents Judith Lang Zaimont in a virtual composer-residency, hosted by the school’s New-Music Consortium. Zaimont’s residency includes: an interview with local station Classical WSMR; a presentation to the USF Composition Department, and a portrait concert of her music featuring three […]
Concert: Zaimont: IMPRONTA DIGITALE Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2017-09-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Lei Cai, piano Link: https://www.obu.edu/calendar/event/dom-faculty-showcase-recital/ Concert Information: McBeth Recital Hall Ouachita Baptist University Arkadelphia, AR No related posts.
“Judith Lang Zaimont’s music is beautifully crafted.” Jim Svejda, host of Los Angeles-based KUSC-FM’s “The Evening Program,” invites listeners to tune in on November 3 and listen when Zaimont is the featured composer of the program. The three-hour interview showcases several Zaimont works including: Monarchs: Movements for Orchestra; Pure, Cool (Water) – Symphony No. […]
“I first heard Judith Lang Zaimont’s music in 1986.” On the eve of pianist Joanne Polk’s celebration of Zaimont’s 70th Birthday season, she reminisces about the composer’s music. The portrait concert takes places on November 7 at Symphony Space (New York City), as Polk is joined by flutist Immanuel Davis, violinist Yura Seung-Jung Oh, […]
On November 24, Viennese audiences will be treated to the world premiere of Judith Lang Zaimont’s Pure, Cool (Water) Symphony No. 4, performed by the Janacek Philharmonie Ostrava at the Wiener Konzerthaus, conducted by Niels Muus. Commissioned and supported by The Sorel Organization, Pure, Cool (Water) is a 43-minute work written in honor of the […]
Concert: Zaimont: SERENADEDate: 2013-03-30Location: Zhenenvyeva Ehrbright, violin; Mary Mullarky, cello; Jdith Lang Zaimont, pianoLink: http://www.maricopamusiccircle.org/Concert Information: Maricopa Music Circle Maricopa, AZ No related posts.
Concert: Zaimont: “CENTRAL PARK” from AN AMERICAN CITY; “LEDA” from JUPITER’S MOONS; WIZARDS – Three Magic Masters; SERENADE; SONATA FOR PIANO SOLO Date: 2012-09-06 Location: Elizabeth Moak, piano Link: http://www.roosevelt.edu/News_and_Events/Calendar/EventDetails.aspx?ccpaid=154218 Concert Information: Ganz Memorial Recital Hall Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL No related posts.
Concert: Zaimont: JOYDANCE IN SPRING *WORLD PREMIERE* Date: 2012-07-19 Location: Geneva, Switzerland Link: http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=de&u=http://www.cameratabern.ch/&prev=/search?q=camerata+bern&hl=en&client=firefox-a&hs=jDU&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&biw=1366&bih=653&prmd=imvnso&sa=X&ei=LGjuT7vdE9Kq0A Concert Information: Camerata Bern Antje Weithaas, conductor No related posts.
Judith Lang Zaimont begins the summer music season with a world premiere, and three (!) distinctions for her music. On July 19, the Camerata Bern offers the first performance of Zaimont’s new JoyDance in Spring. Commissioned by the ensemble for its “Encores” project to celebrate its 50th anniversary, the new work is scored for a […]
New York City Premiere of Judith Lang Zaimont’s String Quartet “The Figure” If you’re in NYC on Sunday July 24th, stop by the Museum of Modern Art’s “Summergarden” free concert series to hear the New York premiere of Judith Lang Zaimont’s String Quartet “The Figure,” performed by The New Juilliard Ensemble led by Joel Sachs. […]
Parma/Navona Records Releases New Judith Zaimont CD this April 2011 April 26, 2011 will see the release of Eternal Evolution, the new CD featuring music by Judith Lang Zaimont, as performed by the Harlem Quartet, with pianist Awadagin Pratt. The CD highlights four of Zaimont’s works, including the three popular Subito titles: “String Quartet ‘The […]