Lee: AN ENGRAVED AMERICAN MOURNING *WORLD PREMIERE* *Live Concert*

Concert: Lee: AN ENGRAVED AMERICAN MOURNING *WORLD PREMIERE* *Live Concert* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-09-10 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: National Symphony Link: https://www.kennedy-center.org/nso/home/2021-2022/concert-of-remembrance/ Concert Information: Gianandrea Noseda, conductor “Concert of Remembrance” Kennedy Center Washington, DC Read more »

Lee: SUKKOT THROUGH ORION’S NEBULA

Concert: Lee: SUKKOT THROUGH ORION’S NEBULA Start Date: 2021-10-23 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2021-10-24 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Atlanta Symphony Link: https://www.aso.org/events/detail/midori-plays-tchaikovsky Concert Information: Juanjo Mena, conductor Atlanta Symphony Hall Atlanta, GA Read more »

Lee: SUKKOT THROUGH ORION’S NEBULA

Concert: Lee: SUKKOT THROUGH ORION’S NEBULA Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-10-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Atlanta Symphony Link: https://www.aso.org/events/detail/midori-plays-tchaikovsky Concert Information: Juanjo Mena, conductor Atlanta Symphony Hall Atlanta, GA Read more »

Lee: Destined Words for Juneteenth

James Lee III’s Destined Words premieres on June 19, 2021, as part of the live, on-stage, gala performance of the Baltimore Symphony’s “Marin Festival,” honoring Marin Alsop’s artistic leadership in her farewell concert with the orchestra. Commissioned by the Baltimore Symphony in celebration of the Juneteenth Holiday, the nine-minute work is scored for: narrator; 2 […] Read more »

Lee: Songs for the People Premieres

“Songs for the People has such beauty and depth. It has rich, musical sonorities that touch me to my core!” — Denyce Graves And so, celebrated mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves shares her thoughts about James Lee III’s new song, which premieres on May 1, as part of the Tulsa Opera’s “Greenwood Overcomes” concerts. Commissioned by the […] Read more »

Lee: SONGS FOR THE PEOPLE *WORLD PREMIERE* *Virtual Concert*

Concert: Lee: SONGS FOR THE PEOPLE *WORLD PREMIERE* *Virtual Concert* Start Date: 2021-05-01 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2021-05-02 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano; Howard Watkins, piano Link: https://tulsaopera.com/2021/04/tulsa-opera-announces-additional-performance-live-stream-of-greenwood-overcomes/ Concert Information: “Greenwood Overcomes” Tulsa Opera Tulsa, OK 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 »