Lee: Violin Sonata No. 2 Premieres

“I am pleased,” shares James Lee III “to have composed Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano for violinist Dr. Igor Kalnin and pianist Dr. Rochelle Sennet.” On March 16, Kalnin and Sennet premiere Lee’s new 22-minute, four-movement work. Written for both instrumentalists who perform together as the Duo MemDi. Sonata No. 2 will premiere at […] Read more »

Moravec: REJOICE IN HOPE *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Moravec: REJOICE IN HOPE *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-03-17 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Choir Link: https://stpaulswestfield.org/ Concert Information: Mark Hyczko, conductor Westfield, NJ Read more »

Sierra: 33 Sueños

On February 20, Roberto Sierra’s song cycle, 33 Sueños (33 Dreams) receives its American premiere presented by the New York Festival of Song (NYFOS). Programmed as part of NYFOS’ “Hyphenated-Americans” program, the 30-minute work is scored for baritone and piano and uses the texts settings of poet Juan Carlos Garvayo. (Garvayo also serves as pianist […] Read more »

Primiani: 1001 *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Primiani: 1001 *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-04-06 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Seattle Collaborative Orchestra Link: https://www.seattlecollaborativeorchestra.org/20182019-season/ Concert Information: Anna Edwards, conductor South Whidbey High School Auditorium Whidbey Island, WA Read more »

Primiani: 1001 *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Primiani: 1001 *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-04-05 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Seattle Collaborative Orchestra Link: https://www.seattlecollaborativeorchestra.org/20182019-season/ Concert Information: Anna Edwards, conductor Roosevelt High School Theatre Seattle, WA Read more »

Silverman: GREEN INK SERENADE *WORLD PREMIERE*;

Concert: Silverman: GREEN INK SERENADE *WORLD PREMIERE*; Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-03-17 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Francisco Roldan and Daniel Lippel, guitars Link: http://fayeellensilverman.com///index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=34 Concert Information: Music Under Construction Stiefel Hall The New School New York, NY Read more »

Lee: BEYOND MIRRORS OF COLOR *UK PREMIERE*

Concert: Lee: BEYOND MIRRORS OF COLOR *UK PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-02-28 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Alison Buchanan, soprano; Eugene Asti, piano Link: http://www.lorelt.co.uk/lontano/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/SeventhFestivalAmericanMusic_FINAL.pdf Concert Information: 7th London Festival of American Music The Warehouse London, England Read more »

Sierra: 33 SUENOS *AMERICAN PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: 33 SUENOS *AMERICAN PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-02-20 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Jesse Blumberg, baritone; Leann Osterkamp, piano Link: http://nyfos.org/hyphenated/ Concert Information: Merkin Hall Kaufman Music Center New York, NY Read more »

Lee: Beyond Mirrors of Color

On January 17, James Lee III’s newest song cycle Beyond Mirrors of Color premieres in Jacksonville, FL, performed by soprano Alison Buchanan and the Ritz Chamber Players. Scored for soprano, cello and piano, the five-movement, 19-minute chamber work features poetry written by Buchanan, under the nom de plume of Alison Harding. The premiere is part […] Read more »

Lee: BEYOND MIRRORS OF COLOR *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Lee: BEYOND MIRRORS OF COLOR *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-01-17 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Alison Buchanan, soprano; Ritz Chamber Players Link: http://www.ritzchamberplayers.org/ Concert Information: “In Remembrance of The Dream” – MLK Concert Kelly Hall-Tompkins, violin; Tahirah Whittington, cello; Kevin Sharpe, piano Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church Jacksonville, FL Read more »