Louis Karchin's Prayer, with Miranda Cuckson, at Pratt Manhattan Gallery, May 18th


Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 8:00pm

On Thursday, May 18, at 8 PM, opening night of the Look and Listen Festival at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery (144 W. 14th St.). Louis Karchin's solo violin piece, Prayer, will be performed by violinist Miranda Cuckson in a free concert that will also feature works by Gabriela Lena Frank, Pauline Oliveros, and Salvatore Sciarrino. 

Live Broadcast performance of BROKEN CRIES by David Liptak


Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:00pm

Wednesday, May 10th, live broadcast at 12:10 PM to 12:50 PM on NPR station WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXI 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1, and online at WXXI.org. Repeat broadcast on the same day from 10 PM to 11 PM.

The Eastman Cello Ensemble performs works by Rochester composer David Liptak, Eastman alumnus Caleb Burhans, and Arvo Pärt as part of the series Live from Hochstein.

Hosted by Classical 91.5's Mona Seghatoleslami, Live from Hochstein is the longest running live broadcast concert series in Western New York. Broadcast live from the Hochstein Performance Hall (50 North Plymouth Ave. in Rochester), the series presents performances by some of the finest artists from the Rochester area’s musical community.


League of Composers Orchestra, music of Sheree Clement, Lisa Bielawa, and more May 25


Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 7:30pm
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:30 PM Miller Theatre at Columbia University (at 116th St.) 2960 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 Program Avro Part: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten Sheree Clement: Stories I Cannot Tell You (World Premiere, commissioned by the League/ISCM) Lisa Bielawa: Start (Piano Concerto) Andrew Armstrong, Soloist Fred Lerdahl: Time and Again (New York Premiere)

Richard Cameron-Wolfe's "Time Refracted" with Scripps Dances - April 21&22


Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:00pm

Scripps Dances is the Scripps College [Claremont, CA] Dance Department’s annual spring concert of original dance-works choreographed by students, faculty, and guest artists.  The program [Friday 4/21 at 8:00; Saturday 4/22 at 2:00 & 8:00] will include "Time Refracted" by Richard Cameron-Wolfe, performed on all three concerts by Susan Lamb Cook, cello and Gayle Blankenburg, piano, and choreographed by Ronnie Brosterman.

Tickets:  $10 general, $5 faculty, staff, students, seniors. Reservations Not Required:  Tickets sold at Garrison Box Office from 6:00pm on performance evenings and 1:00pm on Saturday.

Music of Ray Luedeke: Tango Dreams performance on WWFM

On Friday, April 7 at 12 noon WWFM at 91.1 FM (The Classical Network) will broadcast Tango Dreams / Serenity, the concert that ACA composer Ray Luedeke and his company Voice Afire produced on Friday March 10 at Symphony Space in New York. The concert included Ray's Tango Dreams for accordion and string trio and Serenity for accordion and clarinet, as well as music by the Georgian composer Giya Kancheli.

North/South Chamber Orchestra winter/spring season includes new works by Elizabeth Bell and Andrew Thomas, April 24th


Monday, April 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
The continuation of North/South Consonance 2016-17 season has already delivered an astonishing number of rare and amazing works, by composers including Carson Cooman, Claudio Santoro, Margarita Zelenaia, Hilary Tann, Edmund Cionek, and  more.  On April 24 (now re-scheduled from the March blizzard date),  hear a world premiere violin concerto by Andrew William Thomas (Claudia Schaer, violin), and a chamber concerto by Elizabeth Bell, plus music director/conductor Max Lifchitz. Since 1980, North/South Consonance has garnered widespread praise for its eloquent performances of music by composers of our time.


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