Premiere performances of Tori No Yoni, for solo piano, in three concerts of new piano music.
October 31st - College of Charleston International Piano Series, Charleston, SC
November 6th - Ohio University School of Music, Athens, OH
November 9th - University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
Contemporary Art Music Project with ATLAS Modern Ballet, June 14th
Performance of Cygnus, from Constellations, by pianist Eunmi Ko, in Night Doves, a program of music and dance. The performnce is at the Palladium of St Petersburg College, St Petersburg, FL.
Anchorage Classical Guitar Society, April 8th
Performance of The Sighs by guitarist Dieter Hennings at the University of Alaska, Anchorage.
Kerr Distinguished Composer Residency, Oberlin Conservatory, April 4th - 8th
Events include a Master Class in April 4th and Composer Forum Talk on April 5th, and the residency concludes with performance of Broken Cries and Ancient Songs by the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble conducted by Timothy Weiss on Friday, April 7th in Warner Concert Hall at 7:30.
Timucua Arts Foundation, March 16th
Performance of The Sighs by guitarist Dieter Hennings at The Timucua Arts Foundation, 7:30 pm, Orlando, FL.
XXVI New Music Miami ISCM Festival, March 15th
Performance of The Sighs by guitarist Dieter Hennings at The Wolfsonian-FIU, 7:30 pm, Miami, FL.
Retirement Celebration Concert of Music by David Liptak, March 1st
Sponsored by the Eastman Composition Department, this concert features performances of Constellations by pianist Daniel Pesca, The Sighs by guitarist Dieter Hennings, Dove Songs by soprano Tony Arnold with pianist Alison d'Amato, Fantasy by violinist Pia Liptak and pianist Yi-Wen Chang, and Paradise by Pia Liptak and Dieter Hennings. 7:30 pm in Hatch Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY.
Jeffrey Zeigler, cello, and Marina Lomazov, piano, February 4th
Performance of Sonata for Cello and Piano on the Morning Chamber Music series, Eastman School of Music, Rochester.
"Reflections" - a recital by Pia Liptak, violin, and Yi-Wen Chang, piano, November 19th
Performance of Fantasy and Sonata for Violin and Piano as part of 3 pm recital of American music for violin and piano. The program also includes music by Charles Ives, Amy Beach, and Baljinder Sekhon. Hochstein Recital Hall, Rochester, NY.
American Wild Ensemble, October 22nd
Performance of Two Nocturnes by Emlyn Johnson, flute, Tiffany Valvo, clarinet, and Daniel Ketter, cello. Presented by Navo Arts in Atonement Luthean Church, Overland Park, Kansas.
American Wild Ensemble, July 12th
Performance of Two Nocturnes by Emlyn Johnson, flute, Ellen Breakfield Glick, clarinet, and Daniel Ketter, cello in Hatch Recital Hall at the Eastman School of Music.
Tanglewood Music Festival, July 10th
Performance of Under the Resurrection Palm on a TMC Vocal Concert in Studio E.
En Blanc et Noir International Piano Festival, July 10th
Eunmi Ko performed Hocket as part of her piano recital at th Place de las Halle, Lagrasse, France.
"June in Buffalo" Festival, June 7th - 12th
Senior composer residency, offering master classes and a lecture about my work, attending concerts and workshops, and interacting with colleagues and student composers. The Sighs was performed on June 8th by guitarist Sungmin Shin in a recital by the Slee Sinfonietta, and Northern Light was played by the Buffalo Philharmonic on June 12th.
Eastman Philharmonia Concert, April 27th
Premiere performance of The New England Primer, commissioned by the Eastman School of Music for its centennial celebration year. Performed by soprano Tony Arnold, baritone William Sharp, and the Eastman Philharmonia conducted by Neil Varon.
"Tripping the Light Fantastic," March 6th
Premiere performance of the ballet Pierrot in America by Cordancia Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Rachel Lauber, with BIODANCE dance company, direction and choreograhy by Missy Pfohl Smith, in Kodak Hall at the Eastman School of Music.