Events

November
18
RUBLJE NA UŽETU performance in Pittsburgh
Saturday, November 18 @ 8PM

St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church, 24 Maryland Ave, Millvale, PA 15209

Soprano Amy Stetten premieres a new arrangement of my 2006 setting of Croatian poet Borben Vladovic’s piece “Rublje na Uzetu” (Washing on the line).  The concert is a celebration for the progress of conservation on noted murals by Croatian immigrant artist Maxo Vanka.

Details here.

Aug.
8
Cornelia Street Cafe: Inside the Underground
Tuesday, Aug. 8 @ 8:30PM

Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia Street, New York NY 10014

 

Performances of songs new and old by Jordan Rutter, countertenor, and Shelley Farmer, soprano.  With Michael Gildin, piano.  Also featuring works by Julia Barry and Matt Frey, among others, in a cabaret setting.

Entry is $20 (with a $10 credit toward your purchase of food or beverage) – cash only!
Doors open @ 8:00; there will be a brief intermission.
Reservations recommended! Call 212-989-9319.

 

More info.
April
25
Sparks & Wiry Cries songSLAM
Tuesday, April 25 @ 8:30PM

HERE Arts Center, 145 6th Avenue, New York, NY

Premiere by soprano Alaysha Fox of a new art song with text by Melisa Tien.

More info.
April
8
New choral work with Novi Cantori
Saturday, April 8 @ 3:00PM

The Robyn Newhouse Hall, Community Music School of Springfield, 127 State Street, Springfield, MA.

A performance / workshop by Novi Cantori of a new work, based on a text by Rumi, as part of their “New Editions” workshop for composers and choral singers.

More info.
March
19
Workshop of "Legendary", scenes 1-4
Sunday, March 19 @ 8:00PM

American Opera Projects; South Oxford Space; 168 South Oxford Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217

American Opera Projects presents a staged reading of scenes one through four of opera-in-development “Legendary.”  The fantastic cast includes Jordan Rutter and Jorell Williams, and will be directed by Knud Adams.

The evening also features a workshop of scenes from a new opera by Matt Barnson.

More info.
January
21
"Casting Off" in the Philippines
Saturday, January 21 @ 7:30PM

ICITE  Building, ground floor, #12 Orchard Rd., Eastwood City, Brgy. Bagumbayan, Quezon City

 

Bass-baritone Enrico Lagasca and pianist Mark Anthony Carpio perform “Casting Off” in recital in Manila, the Philippines.  Details below!

More info.
October
5
"A woman, that's me" from "Legendary" performance at Southern Methodist University
Wednesday, October 5 @ 12:45PM

SMU Meadows School of the Arts.  6101 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX 75275

Lola’s aria “A woman, that’s me” from “Legendary” will be performed by the Syzygy new music group at Southern Methodist University.  Featuring Vinnie Mahal, countertenor

More info.
May
5
"Legendary" at Fort Worth Opera Festival

Two scenes from “Legendary” will be presented as part of the Fort Worth Opera Festival’s 2016 “Frontiers” program. Legendary will be featured on the second afternoon of performances: May 5 at 6P at the Kimbell Art Museum’s Kahn Auditorium in Fort Worth, TX.

April
2
"Casting Off" NY Premiere

Baritones Enrico Lagasca and Joseph Legaspi will premiere a new baritone arrangement of “Casting Off” on April 2 at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music. Michael Hey will be accompanying. Details here.

November
19-23
"How She Went to Ireland" Performances in NY and Boston
November 19-23

The C4 Ensemble performs “How She Went to Ireland” on November 19 and 21 in New York City.

Triad – a new Boston-based choral ensemble – also performs “How She Went to Ireland” on November 21 and 23.