Galbraith: WIND SYMPHONY NO. 1

Concert: Galbraith: WIND SYMPHONY NO. 1 Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-12-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Colorado State University Symphonic Band Link: https://music.colostate.edu/events/symphonic-band-concert-herstory/ Concert Information: André Feagin, conductor Griffin Concert Hall Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO Read more »

Frazelle: SHIVAREE

Concert: Frazelle: SHIVAREE Start Date: 2020-01-11 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2020-01-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Winston-Salem Symphony Link: https://www.wssymphony.org/event/bela-fleck/ Concert Information: Timothy Redmond, conductor Stevens Center Winston-Salem, NC Read more »

Sierra: FANDANGOS

Concert: Sierra: FANDANGOS Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-02-07 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Cincinnati Conservatory of Music Wind Ensemble Link: https://ccmonstage.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1652&r=a198079fb3224d3f94277f0a9d806b6e Concert Information: Mark Scatterday, conductor Corbett Auditorium University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH Read more »

Hurwit: SYMPHONY NO. 1, “REMEMBRANCE”

Concert: Hurwit: SYMPHONY NO. 1, “REMEMBRANCE” Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-01-31 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Palm Beach Symphony Link: https://jewishpb.org/fed/index.php/stec_event/insight-through-education-benefit-concert/ Concert Information: Michael Lankester, conductor Eissey Campus Theatre Palm Beach State College Palm Beach Gardens, FL Read more »

Lee: “Sukkot” at the Chicago Symphony

From November 21 – 24, the Chicago Symphony performs James Lee III’s Sukkot Through Orion’s Nebula conducted by Juanjo Mena. Commissioned by the Sphinx Organization, Lee’s ten-minute orchestral work premiered in October 2011 at the New World Symphony, led by Michael Tilson Thomas. Lee describes Sukkot Through Orion’s Nebula as “…a festive work for orchestra,” […] Read more »

Locklair: THE TREES (FROM WINDSWEPT)

Concert: Locklair: THE TREES (FROM WINDSWEPT) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-02-25 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Caritas Acapella Ensemble Link: http://www.caritasacapella.org/concerts.php Concert Information: Cathy Youngblood, conductor “Composers of the Carolinas” Davidson College Presbyterian Church Davidson, NC Read more »

Abels: Well-Crafted, Graceful & Virtuosic

composer, Michael Abels

On July 28, the Del Sol Quartet performs Michael Abels’ Delights and Dances with the Bear Valley Music Festival Orchestra, led by music director Michael Morgan. Commissioned by the Sphinx Organization for the 10th anniversary of its Sphinx Competition, Delights and Dances is a 13-minute work that was originally scored for full orchestra with a […] Read more »

Moravec: Masterfully Composed

“We, the Orchestra of the League of Composers, programmed Paul Moravec’s Sempre Diritto! because it is such an ebullient, upbeat burst of energy — and [it is] masterfully composed.” Music Director Louis Karchin enthuses on the eve of the orchestra’s June 1 season finale concert. The concert takes place at Columbia University’s Miller Theatre as […] Read more »

Zaimont: Passion, Intensity, and Beauty

  “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, […] Read more »

Sierra: Carried on a Warm Breeze

  On October 3 and 5, the Chicago Sinfonietta opens its 2015-16 season with performances of Roberto Sierra’s Fandangos, led by music director Mei-Ann Chen. Programmed as part of the ensemble’s “Tap In, Turn Up” program, Mei-Ann Chen shares some thoughts about Sierra’s well-known work. “Fandangos is an energetic piece that evokes the sights and […] Read more »