Past Events (2015)

December 3-5, 7:30 PM
From the Feet Up (In Flames)
Sydney Dance Company
Carriageworks
245 Wilson St,
Eveleigh, Australia

The Sydney Dance Company presents its pre-professional graduation year performance, including From the Feet Up, my collaboration with choreographer Ian RT Colless of Untitled|Collective. The work is based on my String Quartet no. 2, In Flames. Tickets available.

November 22, 4:00 PM
Winter Still
Florida State University, Longmire Hall
Tallahassee, FL

Violinist Sophia Han performs Winter Still (2013) for violin and piano at her doctoral chamber recital.

November 20, 7:30 PM
Horn of Valere
London New Wind Festival
Regent Hall, Salvation Army
275 Oxford St., London, UK

Henryk Sienkiewicz (horn) and Robert Coleridge (piano) perform my horn sonata Horn of Valere (2011) at the London New Winds Festival.

Details about the concert here.

November 15, 3:00 PM
Brittle Fracture
Stamford Symphony Orchestra
Palace Theatre
61 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT

Brittle Fracture will be performed on two nights by the Stamford Symphony, Kevin Rhodes conducting.

Tickets available here.

November 14, 8:00 PM
Brittle Fracture
Stamford Symphony Orchestra
Palace Theatre
61 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT

Brittle Fracture will be performed on two nights by the Stamford Symphony, Kevin Rhodes conducting.

Tickets available here.

November 13
Suite for Solo Cello
Carthage College
Kenosha, WI

Cellist Daron Kirsch performs Suite for Solo Cello (2009) at a recital alongside works by Saariaho, Bach, and Castro.

November 6, 5:00–8:00 PM
Arc of Horizon
Spokane Symphony Orchestra – Symphony with a Splash series
Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, Spokane, WA
My new work, Arc of Horizon, receives its West Coast premiere by the Spokane Symphony, conducted by Eckart Preu. Commissioned by the Lake George Music Festival for chamber orchestra, this performance will be the world premiere of the orchestral version of the work. Also on the program are works by Frank Zappa and Beethoven.

Tickets available here.

August 26, 7:00 PM
Arc of Horizon
Lake George Music Festival

Sacred Heart Church
50 Mohican St., Lake George, NY

My new work for large ensemble (15 players), Arc of Horizon, will be receive its world premiere by the Lake George Music Festival, who have commissioned it for their 2015 season with the generous support of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA). It will be conducted by Roger Kalia.

June 19, 8:00 PM
Scars & Braids
Association for the Promotion of New Music / Nouveau Classical Project
Tenri Cultural Institute
43 W 13th St, New York, NY

Scars & Braids for flute, violin, cello, and percussion will be performed by Nouveau Classical Project along with the other winners of APNM's 2013-14 call for scores (original press release). Discounted advance tickets available here.

June 2
String Quartet no. 3
Bozzini Lab Vancouver 2015

Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
149 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

The Quatuor Bozzini will workshop and premiere my String Quartet no. 3, which I will be composing for the Bozzini Lab Vancouver 2015. The concert will be held at the Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. More info soon.

May 23, 2015, 6:00 PM
EWU Music Department Recital Hall
Eastern Washington University
119 Music Building, Cheney, WA

Cellist Mikaela Elms performs Suite for Solo Cello as part of her senior recital at Eastern Washington University.

May 18, 7:30 PM
Of Beauty / Of Brutality
Elebash Hall
365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Of Beauty / Of Brutality for septet (8-string electric guitar, flute, clarinet, horn, trombone, violin, and bass) will be composed for and premiered by guitarist Adam Pietrykowski and NYC's ensemble mise-en, conducted by Moon Young-HA. mise-en is the CUNY Graduate Center's guest ensemble this year, and the concert – hosted by the GC Composers' Alliance – will feature works by CUNY Graduate Center composers.

April 24, 12:30 PM
Waves Obsidian
York Unitarians - St. Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel,
St. Saviourgate, York, UK

The York Guitar Quartet performs Waves Obsidian for guitar quartet, in their own arrangement for requinto, two guitars, and bass. More info here.

April 19, 1:15 PM
Scent of Decay
St. Paul the Apostle Church
9816 55th Avenue, Queens, NY

The Samadi-Keene Duo (Kristin Samadi, piano & Dan Keene, guitar) perform Scent of Decay, for classical guitar and piano. More info here.

April 10, 7:30 PM
Suite for Solo Cello
2015 Pan American Cello Festival
UTPA Library Auditorium
1201 W University Dr, Edinburg, TX
Cellist Barbara Thiem will perform my Suite for Solo Cello at the 2015 Pan American Cello Festival, held at the University of Texas-Pan American.

More info.

April 4, 2015
5:30 PM
Frank & Camille's
229 Glen Cove Rd, Carle Place, NY

The Samadi-Keene Duo (Kristin Samadi, piano & Dan Keene, guitar) perform Scent of Decay, for classical guitar and piano. Free admission. More info here.

March 16, 2015
2:30 PM
Clarke Recital Hall, Frost School of Music (University of Miami)
Coral Gables, FL 33124

Cellist Laura Jacyna will be performing Suite for Solo Cello on her master's recital at the University of Miami, along with some Bach, Hindemith, Britten, and Morris.

March 7, 2015
2:00 PM
Ensemble 212

Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church
152 West 66th Street, New York, NY 10023

Never the Same River for mixed quintet will be be given performed by Ensemble 212 alongside works by composer-in-residence Texu Kim. This concert is part of Ensemble 212's educational concert series New Music for Young Audiences. Tickets and info here.

February 23, 2015
7:30 PM
Composers Now Festival

Elebash Hall
365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Hyperion for solo guitar will be be given its US premiere by the brilliant Canadian guitarist Patrick Kearney. This concert, hosted by the GC Composers' Alliance, is part of the NYC-wide Composers Now Festival.

February 17 & 18, 2015
7:30 PM
Spokane Club
1002 West Riverside Avenue, Spokane, WA
Scars & Braids for flute, violin, cello, and percussion will be performed by the Spokane Symphony on two nights, as part of the Chamber Soiree series. Details and tickets here.

February 11, 2015
12:30 PM
Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy

Chapelle du pavillon DE-LA-SALLE
5000, rue Clément-Lockquell, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, QC

Patrick Kearney performs Hyperion for solo guitar.

February 7, 2015
6:00 PM
OPERA America Audition Recital Hall
330 Seventh Ave (7th Floor), New York, NY

Scent of Decay, for classical guitar and piano, will be given its world premiere by the Samadi-Keene Duo, as one of the winners of Musical Amoeba's 2014 call for scores.

January 31, 2015
8:00 PM
FSU Festival of New Music
Ruby Diamond Concert Hall

Tallahassee, FL

Brittle Fracture for orchestra will be performed as part of Florida State University's 2015 Festival of New Music. Alexander Jiménez will conduct the University Symphony Orchestra. Details about the festival and concert programs here.