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 »

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 »

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: https://www.esm.rochester.edu/ensembles/files/Fall-2018-Portrait-rep-and-dates-Draft-918-18.pdf 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 »

Sierra: CARIBBEAN RHAPSODY

Concert: Sierra: CARIBBEAN RHAPSODY Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-04-11 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: James Carter, saxophone; Symphony Tacoma Link: https://symphonytacoma.org/upcoming-concerts-2 Concert Information: Sarah Ioannides, conductor Pantages Theater Tacoma, WA Read more »

Sierra: SINFONIA NO. 5 “RIO GRANDE DE LOIZA”

Concert: Sierra: SINFONIA NO. 5 “RIO GRANDE DE LOIZA” Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-11-10 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Puerto Rico Symphony Link: http://robertosierra.com/markdown-4/ Concert Information: Maximiano Valdés, conductor Sala Sinfónica San Juan, Puerto Rico Read more »

Sierra: LA LIRA (Morel Campos, orch. R. Sierra)

Concert: Sierra: LA LIRA (Morel Campos, orch. R. Sierra) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-09-22 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra Link: https://www.ticketpop.com/en/events/detail/orquesta-sinfonica-de-puerto-rico-temporada-sinfonica-2018-2019 Concert Information: Roselín Pabón, conductor Sala Sinfónica San Juan, Puerto Rico Read more »