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 »


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 »


Concert: Galbraith: DANZA DE LOS DUENDES Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-03-07 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble Link: https://www.cbwe.org/ Concert Information: Bill Garlette, conductor M.T. Christian Theater Thomas Nelson Community College Hampton, VA Read more »


Concert: Galbraith: EUPHONIC BLUES Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-03-19 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble Link: https://sites.google.com/site/acb2020convention/ Concert Information: Bill Garlette, conductor 2020 Association of Concert Bands National Convention Virginia Beach, VA Read more »


Concert: Silverman: INTERTWINING CLARINETS *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2020-04-03 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: NY Licorice Ensemble Link: https://composersconcordance.wixsite.com/2019-20season/concerts Concert Information: Composers Concordance Benazquen Hall The DiMenna Center New York, NY Read more »