Zaimont: Composer’s Corner Q & A

In this edition of Subito’s “Composer’s Corner” series, we’re talking with Judith Lang Zaimont, composer, performer, educator, scholar and advocate for contemporary music and women composers. She shares her thoughts about working during the Covid pandemic, about why she still composes pen-to-paper, how she adapts to technologies to share her music, and her best advice […] Read more »

Frazelle: Composer’s Corner Q & A

In this edition of “Composer’s Corner,” we’re highlighting Kenneth Frazelle — composer and pianist. The North Carolina-native’s large catalog ranges from solo piano works to choral music and songs, chamber music, orchestral works and concertos. Frazelle is also an artist specializing in watercolors! We checked-in with him to find out what he’s been doing during […] Read more »

Lee: Composer’s Corner Q & A

Welcome back to Subito’s “Composer’s Corner.” This issue features James Lee III, a sought-after composer and pianist in American contemporary music. During this challenging era of how the pandemic has effected artists, we talked with him about: composing in a virtual world; his compositional process; some of his favorite works, and the desire to “compose […] Read more »

Zaimont: Born to Write Music

“When I was growing up…nobody ever told me that any women wrote music. Did it stop me? No. I knew I was born to write music…” Judith Lang Zaimont – award-winning composer and pianist – is featured in the March 2021 edition of NewMusicBox (NMBx). Zaimont chats with NMBx Composer Advocate Frank Oteri and talks […] Read more »

In Memoriam: Chick Corea

“Like a runner loves to run because it feels good, I like to play the piano because it feels good.” — Chick Corea We are saddened by the passing of jazz legend Chick Corea (1941 – 2021). With a career spanning five decades, the Massachusetts-native was a prolific artist and one of the most popular […] Read more »

Lee: CLARINET QUINTET *WORLD PREMIERE* *Virtual Concert*

Concert: Lee: CLARINET QUINTET *WORLD PREMIERE* *Virtual Concert* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-03-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Anthony McGill, clarinet; Pacific String Quartet Link: https://www.candlelightconcerts.org/pacifica-quartet Concert Information: Candlelight Concert Society Columbia, MD Read more »

Zaimont: Important & Groundbreaking

From February 14-19, 2021, The University of South Florida (USF) School of Music (Tampa, FL) presents Judith Lang Zaimont in a virtual composer-residency, hosted by the school’s New-Music Consortium. Zaimont’s residency includes: an interview with local station Classical WSMR; a presentation to the USF Composition Department, and a portrait concert of her music featuring three […] Read more »

DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 2, “KING” *Virtual Concert*

Concert: DBR: STRING QUARTET NO. 2, “KING” *Virtual Concert* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-02-04 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Castle of our Skins Link: https://www.celebrityseries.org/productions/castle-of-our-skins/ Concert Information: “Remember King” Celebrity Series of Boston at Home Gabriela Díaz and Mina Lavcheva, violins; Ashleigh Gordon, viola; Francesca McNeeley, cello Futura Productions Roslindale, MA Read more »

Zaimont: COMPOSER IN RESIDENCE Portrait Concert

Concert: Zaimont: COMPOSER IN RESIDENCE Portrait Concert Start Date: 2002-02-14 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2002-02-19 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: University of South Florida Link: http://music.arts.usf.edu/content/templates/?a=3719&z=159 Concert Information: The New-Music Consortium School of Music Tampa, FL Read more »