13, 14
POLYMATH: La comdéie de la Mort
Friday and Saturday, October 13, 14 @ 8PM; 3PM, 8PM

the cell theatre
338 West 23rd Street New York, NY 10011

Countertenor Jordan Rutter-Covatto premieres “absence, presence”, a new song cycle for countertenor and piano. With Mila Henry, piano

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3, 2022
"The Nothing Lamp" premiere
Saturday, December 3, 2022 @ 7:30PM

Coffey Street Studios, 153 Coffey Street, Brooklyn, NY

Jessica Fishenfeld gives the live world premiere of “The Nothing Lamp” – a song cycle with text by Mark Campbell – as part of a recital of new and recent American music presented by Amanda + James.

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3, 2022
December 3, 2022 @ 6:30PM

Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center
4079 Albany Post Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538

Singers affiliated with the Bard Vocal Arts program perform “the wound is the light is the place is” and “March: Homecoming” from “Daylight Saving” on a group recital exploring the complexities of loneliness and belonging.

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1, 2022
William Baker Festival Singers 2022 Kansas City Home Concert
Sunday, May 1, 2022 @ 7:30PM

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church
1307 Holmes Street
Kansas City, MO 64106

The William Baker Festival Singers perform “the wound is the light is the place is”. The piece is the second place winner of their affiliated organization the Institute for Choral Creativity’s 2021 Composers Competition.

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14, 2022
The AOP Mixtape at Joe's Pub
Thursday, April 14, 2022 @ 7:00PM

Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater.  425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003

A presentation of select arias from “House of Legendary”, as part of a showcase of works-in-development with The American Opera Project.

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11, 2022
The Nothing Lamp album release
Friday, February 11, 2022

“The Nothing Lamp” – a new theatrical song cycle featuring soprano Jessica Fishenfeld and pianist Mila Henry with text by Mark Campbell – will be released by Crossover Records for purchase and streaming on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and more.  The piece is about five people who are connected – despite their differing circumstances – across four decades by their ability to see beauty and possibility where you might not expect it. “The Nothing Lamp” is ultimately a tribute to the small things that connect us.

The album can be presaved here.

4, 2021
House of Legendary: scenes presentation
Saturday, September 4, 2021 @ 7:30

The Seagle Music Festival, Oscar Seagle Memorial Theater

Schroon Lake, NY

The American Opera Project and The Seagle Music Festival present “House of Legendary: A Work in Process Event” featuring scenes from the opera.

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8, 2020
First Congregational Church of Los Angeles digital performance
November 8, 2020 @ 10:30AM PST

David Harris conducts the Cathedral Choir of the First Congregational Church of Los Angeles in the first performance of “the wound is the light is the place is” in its revised version.  The performance will be part of the church’s 10:30AM (PST) live streamed service.

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AOP Mixtape at Joe's Pub
Temporarily Delayed

Joe’s Pub, New York City

Delayed until further notice.

9, 2019
Legendary: presentation of select scenes
Saturday, November 9, 2019 @ 7:00PM

94 Mercer St. New York, NY 10012

Amanda + James and The American Opera Project (AOP) present select scenes from “Legendary.”

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