Moravec: “Japan Songs” on Stage

From the screen to the stage! On June 12, 2022, Kyo-Shin-An Arts presents the premiere of Paul Moravec’s newest chamber vocal work Eight Thousand Spears, as part of its “Japan Songs” concert at the Tenri Cultural Institute in New York City. Commissioned by Kyo-Shin-An as part of its “Japan Songs” collection, Moravec’s work is scored […] Read more »

Moravec: EIGHT THOUSAND SPEARS *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Moravec: EIGHT THOUSAND SPEARS *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Deborah Lifton, soprano; Kathleen Supové, piano; Sami Merdinian, violin; Laura Metcalf, cello; James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi flute Link: https://www.kyoshinan.org/concerts/japan-songs Concert Information: Kyo-Shin-An Arts Tenri Cultural Institute New York, NY Read more »

Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD

Concert: Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-19 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Karen Slack, soprano; Pacficia Quartet Link: https://www.shriverconcerts.org/concert/pacifica-string-quartet-karen-slack-soprano/index.php#event_overview Concert Information: Shriver Hall Concert Series Shriver Hall Baltimore, MD Read more »

Lee: A Stunning & Powerful Work

“I thought the texts of France Harper’s poem ‘A Double Standard’ would work very well for a stunning and powerful work.” And so, James Lee III introduces us to the poet who inspired his newest vocal chamber work A Double Standard. Commissioned by Carnegie Hall, Shriver Hall, Chamber Music Cincinnati, and Chamber Music Detroit, the […] Read more »

Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD

Concert: Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-15 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Karen Slack, soprano; Pacifica Quartet Link: https://www.pacificaquartet.com/tour/2022/5/15/shriver-hall-concert-series-wkaren-slack-soprano-baltimore-md Concert Information: Shriver Hall Baltimore, MD Read more »

Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Lee: A DOUBLE STANDARD *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-06 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Karen Slack, soprano; Pacifica Quartet Link: https://www.pacificaquartet.com/tour/2022/5/6/carnegie-hall-w-karen-slack-new-york-ny Concert Information: Weill Recital Hall Carnegie Hall New York, NY Read more »

Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-30 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Spoleto Festival USA Link: https://spoletousa.org/events/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director John Kennedy, conductor College of Charleston Sottile Theatre Charleston, SC Read more »

Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-27 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Spoleto Festival USA Link: https://spoletousa.org/events/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director John Kennedy, conductor College of Charleston Sottile Theatre Charleston, SC Read more »

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 »