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Events Archive: 2017

January 8, 2017

"Recomposing Scriabin" was performed by Marvin Rosen at his piano recital 3 p.m. at the Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ.

 

January 13, 2017

Krispy Kremes and Butter Queens was performed by OperaMODO at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 8:30 p.m. (with an earlier set at 7 p.m.). Free with museum admission.

 

February 1, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: "Recomposing Scriabin" was premiered by Kristofer Rucinski as part of the Scriabin Response Project at 8:30 p.m. in Werner Hall at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

 

February 9, 2017

The Ferry Crossing was performed as part of the 2017 TUTTI Festival at Denison University at 7 p.m. in Burke Recital Hall.

February 14, 2017

Information on my Grade 1 Concert Band piece "Last Stage to Red Rock" is finally up!

 

February 15, 2017

Information on The Eyes of the World Are Upon You and "The Lives and Opinions of Literary Cats" is up.

February 19, 2017

"Recomposing Scriabin" was performed by Kristofer Rucinski as part of the Scriabin Response Project at 2 p.m. at West Chester Academy in West Chester, OH.

 

February 21, 2017

The Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performed Prisoner of Conscience at Ohio Wesleyan University's Richard M. Ross Art Museum at 5 p.m. More details here.

 

February 28, 2017

The Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performed "Police and Thieves" and "Oh Bondage, Up Yours!" from Prisoner of Conscience at the University of Toledo.

 

March 4, 2017

"Recomposing Scriabin" was performed by Kristofer Rucinski as part of the Scriabin Response Project at 2 p.m. at Bridgeway Pointe in Cincinnati, OH.

 

March 5, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: The Eyes of the World Are Upon You had its world premiere by the University of Texas at Austin Wind Ensemble at 7 p.m. (CDT) at the Bass Concert Hall in Austin, TX.

The Ferry Crossing was performed by the Central Ohio Symphony. 3 p.m. at Gray Chapel. More details here.

 

March 7, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: My song "Shine A Light on Our Rights," commissioned by The Canales Project and dedicated to Nadia Bushnaq and Vital Voices was premiered at the House of Sweden as part of Vital Voices program "This I choose…" 6 p.m. Washington, D.C.

 

March 8, 2017

The Ferry Crossing was performed as part of the Central Ohio Symphony Harlow Trust Concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Washington Courthouse.

The EDGE Ensemble (at Shenandoah Conservatory) performed "Foot Tapping Song" as part of their Groove Merchants concert at 8 p.m. Bright Box Theater, $12.

 

March 9, 2017

I presented as part of the Computing in the Arts: Curricular Innovations and Results panel at the Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) 2017 conference in Seattle, WA. 3:45 p.m. (PST)

 

March 12, 2017

The Ferry Crossing was performed by the Lakeland Civic Orchestra at 4 p.m. as part of their concert "Songs of a Wayfarer."

 

March 14, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: My new piece The Eyes of the World Are Upon You was premiered by the University of Texas at Austin Wind Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. (CDT) at the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas, TX.

 

March 18, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: My new piece The Eyes of the World Are Upon You was premiered by the University of Texas at Austin Wind Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. (CDT) at the Kaufman Center in Kansas City, MO.

WORLD PREMIERE: My new piece "The Lives and Opinions of Literary Cats" was premiered by the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble as part of their "Brahms Through the Looking Glass" concert​ at 7:30 p.m. (PDT) at the Berkeley Piano Club in Berkeley, CA.

 

March 21, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: My new piece "The Lives and Opinions of Literary Cats" was premiered by the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble as part of their "Brahms Through the Looking Glass" concert at 7:30 p.m. (PDT) at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in San Francisco, CA.

 

March 27, 2017

The Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performed "Police and Thieves" and "Oh Bondage, Up Yours!" from Prisoner of Conscience at State University New York at Fredonia.

 

March 29, 2017

My new piece "Recomposing Scriabin" was performed by Kristofer Rucinski as part of the Scriabin Response Project at 8 p.m. at Ohio Wesleyan University Jemison Hall in Delaware, OH.

 

April 3, 2017

An excerpt of Ma Fin Est Mon Commencement, Est Mon Commencement was performed as part of Score: Composer to Performer at Wild Goose Creative at 7 p.m.

 

April 5, 2017

The University of Texas at Austin's Wind Symphony performed Motordom as part of their April concert. 7:30 p.m. (CDT), Bates Recital Hall. More details here.

 

April 21, 2017

I presented a lecture on my new piece "The Lives and Opinions of Literary Cats" at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

 

May 11 & 12, 2017

I was on two different panels as part of the 2017 New Music Gathering at Bowling Green State University. Other panelists included Rob Deemer, Michael Fiday, Joanne Metcalf, Roshanne Etezady, David Biedenbender, Garrett Hope, and Dennis Tobenski.

 

May 14–22, 2017

I took my Ohio Wesleyan University students on a Travel-Learning trip to IRCAM.

 

June 2, 2017

Opera on Tap (NYC) staged a performance of Krispy Kremes & Butter Queens as part of their New Brew: Pint-Sized Opera Edition show. 8 p.m. Barbès, $10 suggested donation.

 

June 10, 2017

The Tennessee Governor's School of the Arts Wind Ensemble performed Motordom at Middle Tennessee State University's Hinton Hall. 7 p.m.

 

June 11, 2017

The Ferry Crossing was performed by the Berks Sinfonietta as part of their "A Celebration of Women" concert. Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, West Reading, PA, 2 p.m. More details here.

 

June 13–18, 2017

The Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble recorded Prisoner of Conscience in Chicago as part of their upcoming third album.

 

June 24–August 5, 2017

I was an Instructor of Music Composition at the Interlochen Arts Camp.

 

June 30, 2017

Last Stage to Red Rock was performed at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp at the Sitka Performing Arts Center. 7 p.m.

 

July 19, 2017

"The Lives & Opinions of Literary Cats" was performed as part of the Faculty Chamber Recital at the Interlochen Center for the Arts. Dendrinos Chapel & Recital Hall. 8 p.m.

 

July 29, 2017

The Eyes of the World Are Upon You was performed by the World Youth Wind Symphony with Jerry Junkin, conductor, at the Interlochen Center for the Arts. Kresge Auditorium, 7 p.m.

 

August 5, 2017

The Ferry Crossing was performed by the Music for the Sake of Music Symphony Orchestra with Michael Lund Ziegler, conductor, at the Resurrection Church. 7 p.m.

 

October 6, 2017

Spielzeug Straßenbahn was performed by the Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra at Christ and St. Stephen's Church,  8 p.m.

 

October 8, 2017

Ma fin est ma commencement, est ma commencement was performed by the Columbus Ohio Discovery Ensemble at Wild Goose Creative at 2 p.m.

 

October 13, 2017

I will be a guest speaker at the University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music discussing Professional Aspects of a Compositional Career.

 

October 19, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: Never Forget, Never Remember will be premiered by Bowling Green State Wind Symphony. Bowling Green State University, Kobacker Hall, 7:30 p.m. More details here.

 

October 26, 2017

AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE: The Eyes of the World Are Upon You was performed at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music as part of their Greenway Series: Wind Symphony — "New Perspectives" at Verbrugghen Hall, 6:30 p.m.

 

October 28, 2017

"The Lives & Opinions​ of Literary Cats" was performed as part of the 2017 IAWM Annual Concert at Swarthout Recital Hall at the University of Kansas, 7:30 p.m.

 

November 3, 2017

Through the Looking Glass Falls was performed by the Detroit Symphony Civic Youth Ensembles at the DSO Orchestra Hall, 7 p.m. More details here.

 

November 16, 2017

Never Forget, Never Remember was performed by the Bowling Green State University High School Honor Band. Bowling Green State University. More details soon.

 

November 19, 2017

WORLD PREMIERE: Lichtweg/Lightway was premiered by the Georgia Tech Concert Band. 7:30 p.m.

 

November 30, 2017

Motordom was performed by the Michigan State University Symphony Band at 7:30 p.m.

 

December 5, 2017

The Eyes of the World Are upon You was performed by Miami University at 7:30 p.m.

 

December 7, 2017

Motordom was performed by Rowan University.

 

December 8, 2017

Motordom was performed by California State University Stanislaus Wind Ensemble as part of their Women Composers Concert.

 

December 7, 2017

Lichtweg/Lightway was performed by Ohio University at 8 p.m.