Sierra: SINFONIA NO. 5

Concert: Sierra: SINFONIA NO. 5 Date: 2016-02-20Location: 2016 Festival CasalsLink: Information: Maximiano Valdes, conductor Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra University of Puerto Rico Theater, Río Piedras San Juan, Puerto Rico Read more »


Concert: Sierra: TRIPLE CONCIERTO *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Date: 2016-02-25 End Date: 2016-02-26 Location: Trío Arbós; RTVE Orchestra (Spain) Link: Concert Information: Carlos Kalmar, conductor Madrid, Spain Read more »

Paulus: Back to The GRAMMYs

On December 7, the music of Stephen Paulus was recognized by the 58th Annual GRAMMY Award Nominations. Paulus’ choral work Prayers and Remembrances was nominated in two categories: “Best Contemporary Classical Composition” & “Best Choral Performance.” Commissioned by the ensemble True Concord Voices and Orchestra (formerly known as Tucson Chamber Artists), the work was premiered […] Read more »

Moravec: A Wonder to Behold

From November 17 -20, the Minnesota Opera hosted an orchestral workshop and reading of Paul Moravec’s new opera The Shining, conducted by music director Michael Christie. Based on Stephen King’s 1977 best-selling novel, the opera features a libretto by Mark Campbell and was commissioned by the Minnesota Opera as part of its New Works Initiative […] Read more »


Concert: Abels: GLOBAL WARMINGDate: 2016-02-09Location: Indianapolis SymphonyLink: Information: Black History Celebration Indianapolis, IN Read more »

Sierra: A Great Communicator

“The Eugene Symphony is thrilled to commission Roberto Sierra!” So enthuses Scott Freck, Eugene Symphony’s Executive Director, on the eve of the orchestra’s December 3 world premiere of Loiza. Music Director Danail Rachev conducts Sierra’s new nine-minute work. Freck continues. “[This commission was] part of Eugene Symphony’s 50th Anniversary Celebration, honoring the orchestra’s long-time commitment […] Read more »