Kander: Wonderfully Technical & Performative

“I am spectacularly grateful to Katy for premiering Rahassya!” — Susan Kander On April 9, 2022, Susan Kander’s newest vocal work Rahassya will be premiered by mezzo-soprano Katherine Pracht-Phares at Bowling Green State University’s Bryan Hall (Ohio). Joining Pracht-Phares are percussionists Nick Fox on vibraphone and David Esselburn on marimba. The 20-minute work is based […] Read more »

Kander: RAHASSYA *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Kander: RAHASSYA *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-04-09 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Katherine Pracht-Phares, mezzo-soprano; Nick Fox and David Esselburn, percussion Link: https://events.bgsu.edu/event/student_recital_katy_pracht-phares_mezzo Concert Information: Bryan Hall Bowling Green State University Bowling Green, OH Read more »

Kander: A GARDEN’S TIME PIECE

Concert: Kander: A GARDEN’S TIME PIECE Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Juventas New Music Ensemble Link: https://www.juventasmusic.org/music-in-bloom-22.html Concert Information: Tower Hill Botanic Garden Boylston, MA Read more »

Kander: A GARDEN’S TIME PIECE

Concert: Kander: A GARDEN’S TIME PIECE Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-05 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Juventas New Music Ensemble Link: https://www.juventasmusic.org/music-in-bloom-22.html Concert Information: Tower Hill Botanic Garden Boylston, MA Read more »

Kander: EIGHT AND FIVE, MOSTLY *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Kander: EIGHT AND FIVE, MOSTLY *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-10-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Lappeenranta Philharmonic Orchestra Link: https://tapahtumat.lappeenranta.fi/en-FI/page/60d2fc5937042d63c9aff66e Concert Information: Minna Pensola, violin Lappeen Maria Church Lappeenranta, Finland Read more »

Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK)

Concert: Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-01-23 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Birmingham Opera Link: http://www.operabirmingham.org/dwb Concert Information: Roberta Gumbel, libretto Discovery Theatre Red Mountain Theatre Birmingham, AL Read more »

Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK)

Concert: Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-01-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Birmingham Opera Link: http://www.operabirmingham.org/dwb Concert Information: Roberta Gumbel, libretto Discovery Theatre Red Mountain Theatre Birmingham, AL Read more »

Kander: dwb at Urban Arias in DC

On April 30, 2021, UrbanArias presents the digital premiere of its film adaptation of Susan Kander’s chamber opera dwb (driving while black), featuring soprano Karen Slack joined by cellist Rosanna Butterfield and percussionist Eric Plewinski. Kander’s 45-minute, one-woman monodrama was written in collaboration with librettist and soprano Roberta Gumbel. Gumbel — along with New Morse […] Read more »