The Vermont Symphony Orchestra; “Serenata” at Colgate; Folk tune project; Song CD from GPRRecords
The Vermont Symphony Orchestra is commissioning fanfares for their 2014-15 season to open their concerts and has commissioned me to write one. I’ll let you know as details develop.
“Serenata, a Cuban Suite” for violin and piano, will be performed at Colgate College with Laura Klugherz on the violin. Ms. Klugherz specializes in the music of Spain and the Caribbean. The date is Sunday September 28, 2014.
Phoenix Concerts in New York City is presenting “The Folk Tune Project” to celebrate their 10th season and is commissioning short piano trios inspired by folk tunes. I will be one of the composers; the performers are Roger Zahab, violin; David Russell, cello; Robert Frankenberry, piano. The date is Friday October 10 at 8pm at St. Matthew & St. Timothy at 26 W 84th St. NYC
GPRRecords has completed the mastering of the recording of 6 songs and song cycles (Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Garland, baritone; and Jason Wirth, piano) and the release will be announced very soon!