Locklair: Noel’s Psalm Premieres

On March 25, organist Robert Parkins premieres Dan Locklair’s new work Noel’s Psalm (A Sonata for Organ), as part of Duke University’s Duke Chapel Organ Recital Series. The four-movement, 14-minute work was commissioned by Rebeccah Neff in memory of her brother, Dr. Noel J. Kinnamon, a distinguished professor of English literature at Mars Hill University […] Read more »

Zaimont: A STRANGE MUSIC, STRING QUARTET NO. 2 *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Zaimont: A STRANGE MAGIC, STRING QUARTET NO. 2 *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-02-20 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Birds on a Wire Ensemble Link: http://wmich.edu/news/2018/02/45250 Concert Information: Dalton Center Recital Hall Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI Read more »

Sierra – CONCERTO FOR SAXOPHONES (BAND VERSION) *WORLD PREMIERE* (Scatterday, arr.)

Concert: Sierra – CONCERTO FOR SAXOPHONES (BAND VERSION) *WORLD PREMIERE* (Scatterday, arr.) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2018-02-05 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: James Carter, saxophones; Eastman Wind Ensemble Link: http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar/?event&id=1130046&from=05February2018&to=05February2018 Concert Information: Mark Scatterday, conductor Kodak Hall, Eastman Theatre Rochester, NY Read more »

Locklair: A Beautiful Christmas Reflection

Dan Locklair

  “I found Edmund Sears’ poem [to be] so rich in imagery and, simply, a beautiful Christmas reflection.” And so, introduces us to the poet behind his newest choral work Calm on the Listening Ear of Night which premieres on December 17 sung by the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Choir in Winston-Salem, NC. Commissioned by Aurelia Gray […] Read more »

Sierra: A Musical Mentor

“I’ve known Roberto Sierra my entire life and he is among my many musical mentors.” On the eve of his December 9  concert at the Cali School of Music’s Leshowitz Recital Hall (Montclair State University, NJ), pianist Matthew Culbertson introduces the composer’s “Vivo,” Movement No. 6 from Sierra’s new piano collection Piezas Sueltas. Sierra describes his […] Read more »

Sierra: “VIVO,” from PIEZAS SUELTAS *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: “VIVO,” from PIEZAS SUELTAS *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2017-12-09 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Matthew Culbertson, piano Link: http://www.montclair.edu/calendar/view-event.php?id=48505 Concert Information: Chapin Hall – Leshowitz Recital Hall Cali School of Music MontClair State University Montclair, NJ Read more »

Sierra: MONTUNO EN FORMA DE CHACONA *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: MONTUNO EN FORMA DE CHACONA *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2017-11-18 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Silvia Marquez, harpsichord Link: http://ocadizdigital.es/agenda/silvia-m%C3%A1rquez-clave Concert Information: 15th Manuel de Falla Festival of Spanish Music Cadiz, Spain Read more »

Sierra: GRAFFITI *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: GRAFFITI *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2017-11-17 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Sigma Project Link: https://quehacerensantiago.cl/eventos/2017/11/e/8143-conciertos-xxvii-fmc-uc-viernes-17 Concert Information: 27th Festival of Contemporary Music in Chile Santiago, Chile Read more »