news and upcoming events
January, 2016 | Civitella Ranieri Foundation
Good news! I've been awarded a fellowship from the Civitella Ranieri Foundation (Umbria, Italy). I'll be in residence during the summer of 2017 for six weeks.
Find out more about Civitella here: http://www.civitella.org/about
March 8, 2016 | LPR Live
Conor Hanick and the folks @ Q2 produced a nice podcast about Terry Riley. The episode features pianist and collaborator Sarah Cahill and a short work I wrote for her in honor of Terry's 80th birthday.
May 2016 | Shared Madness
Violinist Jennifer Koh premieres a new work as part of the New York Philharmonic's second Biennial.
05.24.2016 National Sawdust | New York, NY
05.31.2015 National Sawdust | New York, NY
June 6, 2016 | MusicNOW: light readings
Donald Nally's wonderful vocal ensemble and members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra premiere a new work of mine. Nally conducts. Also on the program are excerpts from Qasim Ali Naqvi's Fjoloy and Tristan Perich's monumental work Surface Image.
06.06.2016 Harris Theatre | Chicago, IL
June & July 2016 | Crowden School Composition Workshop
I am so excited to be working with the brilliant young composers of The Crowden School for another summer.
07.16.2016 Final Concert | The Crowden School | Berkeley, CA
October 7, 2016 | New Work for Spektral Quartet
The incomparable Spektral Quartet premieres a new work as part of the inaugural EarTaxi festival of contemporary music. The concert also features works by Morgan Krauss and George Lewis.
10.07.2016 Harris Theatre | Chicago, IL
Winter & Spring 2016-17 | Schubert Project
Piano wizard Emanuel Ax will premiere a new set of works alongside the music of Franz Schubert.
11.04.2016 Druckeri Baden | Baden, Switzerland
11.06.2016 Gulbenkian | Lisbon, Portugal
11.08.2016 Auditorio Nacional de Musica | Madrid, Spain
11.09.2016 Teatro Principal de Alicante | Alicante, Spain
11.10.2016 Auditorio Palacio de Congresos de Zaragoza | Zaragoza, Spain
12.06.2016 Hancher Auditorium | Iowa City, IA
01.20.2017 Green Center | Sonoma, CA
01.22.2017 Zellerbach Hall | Berkeley, CA
01.24.2017 Philharmonic Society | Orange County, CA
04.17.2017 Eastman School of Music | Rochester, NY
04.22.2017 Carnegie Hall | New York, NY
March 2017 | New Work for the CSO
New work for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. More information soon.
03.16.2017 Symphony Center | Chicago, IL
03.17.2017 Wheaton College | Wheaton, IL
03.18.2017 Symphony Center | Chicago, IL
03.19.2017 Symphony Center | Chicago, IL
03.21.2016 Symphony Center | Chicago, IL