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 »

Silverman: Composer’s Corner Q & A

Welcome back to Subito’s “Composer’s Corner” series, our informal composer-chat sessions. This edition features Faye-Ellen Silverman – composer, pianist, educator, lecturer, reviewer, and contributer to several scholarly projects. She shares some thoughts about using Zoom, composing during a pandemic, upcoming premieres, having her music featured in a film, and offering advice to young musicians — […] Read more »

Zaimont: WHEN DARKNESS FALLS *Virtual Concert*

Concert: Zaimont: WHEN DARKNESS FALLS *Virtual Concert* Start Date: 2021-05-22 Start Time: 00:00:00 End Date: 2021-05-23 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Bold City Contemporary Ensemble Link: https://www.facebook.com/boldcitycontemporaryensemble/ Concert Information: “Romancing the Mirror” Exhibition Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, FL 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 »

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 »

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 »

Primiani: Prize Winner

Congratulations to Leanna Primiani who has been chosen as a recipient of this year’s Women Composers Readings and Commissions Program. An initiative of the League of American Orchestras, the commissioning program is administered in partnership with the American Composers Orchestra (ACO) and supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. “This vital program,” notes Jesse Rosen, […] Read more »

Galbraith: TORMENTA DEL SUR

Concert: Galbraith: TORMENTA DEL SUR Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-03-22 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Bangor Symphony Link: https://www.bangorsymphony.org/show/sounds-of-the-sea/ Concert Information: Lucas Richman, conductor Collins Center for the Arts Bangor, ME Read more »