Moravec: Sanctuary Road @ Chautauqua

“Even if it costs you your life. Write it. Write…Every word. Every detail…Write it down…Write. Record. Recount. Chronicle. Write.” — William Still, The Underground Railroad Records On August 18, 2022, Paul Moravec’s lauded oratorio Santuary Road — written in collaboration with librettist Mark Campbell — will be presented at the Chautauqua Institution (in western New […] Read more »

Moravec: A NATION OF OTHERS *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Moravec: A NATION OF OTHERS *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-11-15 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Oratorio Society of New York Link: https://osny.org/moravec/ Concert Information: Kent Tritle, conductor Susanna Phillip,s soprano; Maeve Höglund, soprano; Raehann Bryce-Davis, mezzo-soprano; Martin Bakari, tenor; Steven Eddy, baritone; Joseph Beutel, bass-baritone Stern Auditorium Carnegie Hall New York, NY Read more »

Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD

Concert: Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-08-18 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus; Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Link: https://chq.org/event/chautauqua-symphony-orchestra-paths-to-freedom-sanctuary-road-porgy-and-bess/ Concert Information: Rossen Milanov, conductor Melody Wilson, mezzo-soprano; Laquita Mitchell, soprano Noah Stewart, tenor; Malcolm J. Merriweather, baritone; and Dashon Burton, bass-baritone Chautauqua Ampitheater Chautauqua, NY Read more »

Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD *Staged Version*

Concert: Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD *Staged Version* Start Date: 2022-03-04 End Date: 2022-03-06 Location: North Carolina Opera Link: https://www.ncopera.org/2021-22-season/sanctuary-road/ Concert Information: Dennis Whitehead Darling, stage director Fletcher Opera Theater Raleigh, NC Read more »

Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD

Concert: Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-01-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Oakland Symphony and Chorus Link: https://www.oaklandsymphony.org/tickets/subscriptions/ Concert Information: Michael Morgan, conductor Paramount Theatre Oakland, CA Read more »

Knight: OF PERPETUAL SOLACE *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Knight: OF PERPETUAL SOLACE *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-03-29 End Time: 2020-03-29 Location: Canterbury Voices Link: https://canterburyokc.com/concerts/of-perpetual-solace/ Concert Information: MJ Alexander, libretto Randi Von Ellefson, conductor Civic Center Music Hall Oklahoma City, OK Read more »

Moravec: The Meaning of Freedom

Paul Moravec’s Sanctuary Road is a perfect work for starting meaningful conversations about equality, race, and the meaning of freedom.” And so Rossen Milanov, music director of the Columbus Symphony, shares some insight into the orchestra’s upcoming October 11 and 12 performances of Moravec’s oratorio during its American Festival. Sanctuary Road is written for five […] Read more »

Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD

Concert: Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD Start Date: 2019-10-11 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2019-10-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Columbus Symphony with Guest Soloists Link: http://columbussymphony.com/events/calendar/profile.dT/american-festival Concert Information: Mark Campbell, libretto Rossen Milanov, conductor “American Festival” Laquita Mitchell, soprano; Zoie Reams, mezzo-soprano; Joshua Blue, tenor; Malcolm Marrieweather, baritone; Dashon Burton, bass Ohio Theatre Columbus, OH Read more »

Moravec: Creators in Concert

On May 1, Opera America presents “Creators in Concert” featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec. This up-close-and-personal evening showcases an informal talk focusing on the composer’s creative process. Mark Scorca, Opera America’s president and CEO, hosts. The event also features musical excerpts from Moravec’s critically acclaimed opera The Shining (Minnesota Opera, 2016 – based directly […] Read more »

Moravec: “CREATORS IN CONCERT”

Concert: Moravec: “CREATORS IN CONCERT” Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2019-05-01 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: OPERA America Composer Talk Link: https://www.operaamerica.org/content/operacenter/onstage/creators.aspx Concert Information: National Opera Center New York, NY Read more »