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: Lament.Sing.Arise

On June 4, 2022, the Ritz Chamber Players present the world premiere of James Lee III’s newest chamber work Lament.Sing.Arise in Washington, DC. Commissioned by the The McKim Fund of The Library of Congress, the nine-minute work will be performed by violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins and pianist Terrence Wilson. The concert takes place in Coolidge Auditorium […] Read more »

Lee: LAMENT.SING.ARISE *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Lee: LAMENT.SING.ARISE *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-04 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Kelly Hall-Tompkins, violin; Terrence Wilson, piano Link: https://loc.gov/concerts/ritz-chamber-players-june4.html Concert Information: Ritz Chamber Players Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium Washington, DC Read more »

Locklair: Sing to the World

“Caritas A Cappella Ensemble of Charlotte, NC is preparing Dan Locklair’s new work, Sing to the World: A Choral Cycle in Five Movements in Celebration of Music, for its world premiere on Sunday, May 15, 2022.” And so, music director Cathy Youngblood introduces us to the composer’s latest choral work which she will conduct at […] 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 *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 »

Sierra: “Una Niña Valiente”

On May 5 and 7, 2022, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra presents the world premiere of Roberto Sierra’s Concierto para Violín y Orquesta “a la memoria de una niña valiente.” Music director Andreas Delfs leads the performances at The Eastman Theatre’s Kodak Hall, which feature the orchestra’s concertmaster Juliana Athayde as soloist. A subsequent performance takes […] Read more »

Abels: Bringing OMAR to Life

On May 27, 2022, Spoleto Festival USA presents the world premiere of the opera Omar, co-composed by Grammy-winner Rhiannon Giddens, and two-time Emmy nominee and Subito composer Michael Abels. The opera features a libretto written by Giddens; and, the production will be directed by Kaneza Schaal. John Kennedy conducts the eight-member cast (and chorus) which […] Read more »

Sierra: CONCIERTO PARA VIOLIN Y ORQUESTA *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: CONCIERTO PARA VIOLIN Y ORQUESTA “a la memoria de una niña valiente” *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-08 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Juliana Athayde, violin; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Link: https://rpo.org/event/the-blue-danube/2022-05-07/ Concert Information: Andreas Delfs, conductor Bailey Hall, Cornell University Ithaca, NY Read more »

Sierra: CONCIERTO PARA VIOLIN Y ORQUESTA *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Sierra: CONCIERTO PARA VIOLIN Y ORQUESTA “a la memoria de una niña valiente” *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-07 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Juliana Athayde, violin; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Link: https://rpo.org/event/the-blue-danube/2022-05-07/ Concert Information: Andreas Delfs, conductor Kodak Hall at The Eastman Theatre Rochester, NY Read more »