Past Performances

2019

Manchester Summer Chamber Music: Songs of the Night

The Barn at Castle Hill
Ipswich, MA
August 17, 2019

A Wren
Emily Marvosh, contralto
Abigail Rojansky, viola


The Poetry Foundation

Chicago, IL
August 15, 2019

Letting Go
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Monadnock Music Festival: American Stories Village Concert

Aldworth Manor
Harrisville, NH
July 18, 2019

Letting Go
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


What Binds Us Together: The Binding of Isaac Story in Music

Unitarian Universalist Church
Brunswick, ME
May 4, 2019 (two performances)

The Voice of Isaac
Keith Phares, baritone
Oratorio Chorale
Emily Isaacson, artistic director
Christopher Staknys, piano


What Binds Us Together: The Binding of Isaac Story in Music

Temple Beth El
Portland, ME
May 2, 2019

The Voice of Isaac
Keith Phares, baritone
Oratorio Chorale
Emily Isaacson, artistic director
Christopher Staknys, piano


Listening In: An Evening of Vocal Music by Howard Frazin

Harvard University
Dunster House Library
Cambridge, MA
April 28, 2019

Letting Go
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?
Danse Russe
My Papa’s Waltz
Harlem
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Lois Shapiro, piano

The Voice of Isaac
Keith Phares, baritone (Abraham)
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Charles Blandy, tenor
Linda Osborn, piano


WordSong 10th Anniversary Concert “Circus of Tygers”

First Church Boston
Boston, MA
April 26, 2019

The Tyger
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


The Shakespeare Concerts

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
Apri 5, 2019

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
Thea Lobo, mezzo-soprano
Ulysses Quartet
Miroslav Sekera, piano


Rivers School Conservatory 41st Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 5, 2019

An Unexpected Encounter
Minkyung Oh, piano


Amherst College

March 18, 2019

Letting Go
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


2018

Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

First Baptist Church
Newton, MA
May 12, 2018

Of Echoes and Dreams Overture (In memory of Larry Hill) (Premiere)
Kevin Rhodes, conductor


The Shakespeare Concerts

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
April 27, 2018

A Wren
Ryu-Kyung Kim, mezzo-soprano
Hyun-ki Kwon, cello


Shepherd School of Music

Rice University
Duncan Recital Hall
Houston, TX
April 23, 2018

Concerto for Viola and String Orchestra
Gabrielle Skinner, viola


Florestan Recital Project and WordSong Forum

St. Botolph Club
Boston, MA
March 21, 2018

Recuerdo (Premiere)
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


All Newton Music School Faculty Recital

Newton, MA
March 11, 2018

Sonata for Viola and Piano
Scott Woolweaver, viola
John McDonald, piano


WordSong Forum

First Church Boston
March 11, 2018

Dona nobis pacem
First Church Boston Choir
Semiosis String Quartet
Howard Frazin, conductor


First Church Boston

Sunday Service
March 4, 2018

Dona nobis pacem
First Church Boston Choir
Howard Frazin, conductor


2017

Grolier Poetry Bookshop’s 90th Anniversary Celebration

Club Oberon (American Repertory Theater)
Cambridge, MA
November 14, 2017

Letting Go (Premiere)
Keith Phares, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano

in Just-
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Robert Schulz, marimba


WordSong Concert

Emmanuel Church
Boston, MA
October 29, 2017

String Quartet No. 1
Arneis Quartet


Tufts University

Goddard Chapel
Medford, MA
October 27, 2017

Sonata for Viola and Piano
Scott Woolweaver, viola
John McDonald, piano


Tufts University

Distler Performance Hall
Medford, MA
October 4, 2017

An Unexpected Encounter
Musings (Musette I & II) (Premiere)
“Let us suppose our old friend the railway carriage to be travelling along…”

Thomas Stumpf, piano
John McDonald, piano


WordSong Forum

Emmanuel College
Boston, MA
September 23, 2017

Harlem
David Kravitz, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Kneisel Hall Chamber Music School & Festival

Blue Hill, ME
August 17, 2017

Sonata for Viola and Piano (Premiere)
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Lora Tchekeratova, piano


WordSong Concert

St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
May 19, 2017

String Quartet No. 1 (Premiere)
Arneis Quartet


Michigan Recital Project

The Lilypad
Cambridge, MA
May 6, 2017

A Wren
Emily Marvosh, contralto
Daniel Dona, viola


University of Portland

Buckner Center
Portland, OR
April 6, 2017

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Susan McDaniel, piano


Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

First Baptist Church
Newton, MA
April 8, 2017

In the Forests of the Night
David Angus, conductor


Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society

Faneuil Hall
Boston, MA
March 5, 2017

Concerto for Viola and String Orchestra (Premiere)
Kim Kashkashian, viola
Steven Lipsitt, conductor


Dana Hall School of Music

Wellesley, MA
January 22, 2017

Piano Trio No. 2
Trio con Anima


New England Conservatory of Music

Boston, MA
January 20, 2017

Piano Trio No. 2
Trio con Anima


2016

Korean Cultural Society of Boston WordSong Forum

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 18, 2016

Dawn
David Kravitz, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Taft-Nicholson Center

University of Utah
Lakeview, MT
August 12, 2016

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Stefan Koch, cello


Frieda L. Stein Studio

Somerville, MA
June 10, 2016

Rondo (Premiere)
Nicholas Davies, clarinet
Jake Thonis, bassoon
Christopher Staknys, piano


Roxbury Latin School

Rousmaniere Hall
Boston, MA
April 24, 2016

Anthem for Doomed Youth
Roxbury Latin Glee Club
Rob Opdycke, conductor
Aditya Mahadevan, piano


American Tribute Concert

Taylor House
Jamaica Plain, MA
April 15, 2016

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
The Meiningen Trio


Rivers School Conservatory 38th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 8, 2016

Piano Trio No. 2 (Premiere)
Heidi Braun-Hill, violin
Ron Lowry, cello
Lois Shapiro, piano


Coro Allegro and Boston City Singers

Sanders Theatre
Cambridge, MA
March 13, 2016

The Voice of Isaac (Premiere of SATB Version)
David Hodgkins, conductor
David Kravitz, baritone
Samuel Higgins, boy soprano


Roxbury Latin Glee Club

The Windsor School Concert Hall
Boston, MA
March 6, 2016

Anthem for Doomed Youth (Premiere)
Rob Opdycke, conductor
Forrest Eimold, piano


Korea Day WordSong Forum

Museum of Fine Arts
Alfond Auditorium
Boston, MA
February 6, 2016

Dawn (Premiere)
David Kravitz, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


2015

Shepherd School of Music

Rice University
Duncan Recital Hall
Houston, TX
December 6, 2015

Rondo & Elegy
Gabrielle Skinner, viola
David Mamedov, piano

Patrick Wood Memorial Concert

Clark Chapel
Pomfret, CT
November 1, 2015

Rondo & Elegy (Premiere)
Lisa Suslowicz, viola
Linda Osborn, piano


Back Cove Festival

Portland Conservatory
Portland, ME
April 12, 2015

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Benjamin Noyes, cello
Christopher Staknys, piano


Back Cove Festival

Portland Conservatory
Portland, ME
April 11, 2015

The Tyger
From Sonnet to Song
Adam Simon, baritone
Christopher Staknys, piano


Back Cove Festival

Portland Conservatory
Portland, ME
April 10, 2015

Elegy for Steven
Shannon Allen, cello
Christopher Staknys, piano

Sonata for Solo Flute
Nicole Pelonzi, flute


2014

Academy for Collaborative Performance WordSong Forum

Portland Conservatory
Portland, ME
August 12, 2014

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


Source Song Festival WordSong Forum

Target Performance Hall at the Literary Loft
Minneapolis, MN
August, 2, 2014

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


WordSong Concert

St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
June 29, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Gabriele Diaz, violin
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Elizabeth Schumann, piano


Rockport Music

Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
June 27, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Matthew Woodard, violin
John Belk, cello
Annie Jeong, piano


WordSong Concert

Goethe Institute
Boston, MA
June 27, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Gabriele Diaz, violin
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Elizabeth Schumann, piano


Rush Hour Concerts

WFMT
Chicago, IL
June 17, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Live broadcast and worldwide livestream
John Macfarlane, violin
Brant Taylor, cello
Winston Choi, piano


Rush Hour Concerts Summer Series

St. James Cathedral
Chicago, IL
June 17, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
John Macfarlane, violin
Brant Taylor, cello
Winston Choi, piano


Groupmuse

Frieda L. Stein Music Studio
Somerville, MA
June 7, 2014

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Nicholas Davies, clarinet
Aaron Wolff, cello
Christopher Staknys, piano


Bard Conservatory Chamber Music Series

Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
May 3, 2014

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Matthew Woodard, violin
John Belk, cello
Annie Jeong, piano


Rivers School Conservatory 36th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 5, 2014

Musings (Musette I & II)
Matthew Bowler, piano

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Jamilla Kern, flute
Rhea Teng, cello


Rockport Music

Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
February 5, 2014

Elegy for Steven
Matthew Woodard, violin
Szilvia Miko, piano

Party Peekaboo (Premiere)
Classical Jam
with film by Daniel Williams


2013

Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society

Old Whaling Church
Martha’s Vineyard, MA
November 30, 2013

Elegy for Steven
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Dolores Stevens, piano


Sarasa Chamber Music Series

First Parish of Concord
Concord, MA
November 16, 2013

The Crucifixion
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Christina Day Martinson, violin
Timothy Merton, cello
Maggie Cole, harpsichord


Sarasa Chamber Music Series

Friends’ Meeting House
Cambridge, MA
November 16, 2013

The Crucifixion (Premiere)
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Christina Day Martinson, violin
Timothy Merton, cello
Maggie Cole, harpsichord


Brookhaven Friends of Music

Brookhaven Friends of Music
Brookhaven Auditorium
Lexington, MA
November 15, 2013

The Crucifixion (Premiere)
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Christina Day Martinson, violin
Timothy Merton, cello
Maggie Cole, harpsichord


WordSong Grolier Poetry Bookshop Concert

E. E. Cummings House
Cambridge, MA
November 6, 2013

in Just-
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Brandon Ilaw, marimba


Kneisel Hall

Blue Hill, ME
August 10, 2013

Elegy for Steven
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Lora Tchekeratova, piano


Nantucket Atheneum

Great Hall
Nantucket, MA
June 15, 2013

From Sonnet to Song
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Christopher Staknys, piano


Groupmuse

Frieda L. Stein Music Studio
Somerville, MA
June 3, 2013

Elegy for Steven
Sebastian Baverstam, cello
Ari Borensztein, piano


Rivers Conservatory 35th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

The deCordova Museum
Lincoln, MA
April 9, 2013

Elegy
Rivers School Conservatory Honors String Sextet


Rivers Conservatory 35th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 7, 2013

Elegy
Rivers School Conservatory Honors String Sextet

Lullaby
Marissa Birne, soprano
Oliver Dodd, viola

A Wren
Kathryn Nielson, soprano
Sridhar Rangan, viola

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Lev Mamuya, cello
Christopher Staknys, piano

Catalina Dances: The Little Lion (Premiere)
Lilit Hartunian, violin
David Tierney, piano


Alea III

Boston University
Tsai Performance Center
Boston, MA
April 3, 2013

Elegy for Steven (Premiere)
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Janice Weber, piano


Rockport Music

Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
February 24, 2013

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Lev Mamuya, cello
Christopher Staknys, piano


WordSong Retrospective Concert

St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
January 11, 2013

The Tyger
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Linda Osborn, piano

My Papa’s Waltz
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Shiela Kibbe, piano

Laughing Together
Kendra Colton, soprano
Linda Osborn, piano

The Tyger
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Linda Osborn, piano

Song
Ilana Davidson, soprano
Donald St. Pierre, piano


2012

WordSong Forum

Club Oberon
Cambridge, MA
November 13, 2012

I Like to Play with Him
Kristen Watson, soprano
Linda Osborn, piano


Temple Emunah Sehihot Program

Lexington, MA
September 8, 2012

The Voice of Isaac
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Matthew Anderson, tenor
Brian Church, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


WordSong Forum

Arts at the Armory
Somerville, MA
August 12, 2012

Song
Ilana Davidson, soprano
Alex Ruvenstein, piano


WordSong Forum

Classical Café
An Beal Bocht Café
New York, NY
August 9, 2012

Song
Ilana Davidson, soprano
Alex Ruvenstein, piano


WordSong Forum

Arts at the Armory
Somerville, MA
August 4, 2012

Laughing Together
Kendra Colton, soprano
Linda Osborn, piano


The Westmoor Club

Nantucket, MA
July 26, 2012

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Matthew Woodard, violin
Pall Quinn Kalmansson, cello
Deborah Emery, piano


The American Composer II

St. Francis Episcopal Church
Great Falls, VA
May 20, 2012

The Voice of Isaac
Words & Music


MusicFest Canada

National Arts Centre
Ottawa, Canada
May 18, 2012

An Unexpected Encounter
In Spring (from String Quartet No. 1)
Rivers Conservatory Honors String Ensemble
Magdalena Richter, director
Rivers School Conservatory Honors String Quartet


Wellesley Symphony Orchestra

MassBay Community College
Wellesley, MA
May 13, 2012

In the Forests of the Night
Max Hobart, conductor


Rivers Conservatory 34th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 29, 2012

An Unexpected Encounter
Rivers Conservatory Honors String Ensemble
Magdalena Richter, director


Dinosaur Annex

Goethe Institute
Boston, MA
April 29, 2012

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil
Gabriela Diaz, violin
David Russell, cello
Hugh Hinton, piano


WordSong Forum

Music on Norway Pond
Hancock, NH
April 29, 2012

Laughing Together
Kendra Colton, soprano
Brett Hodgdon, piano


Rivers Conservatory 34th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 28, 2012

In Spring
Rivers School Conservatory Honors String Quartet


Waltham Philharmonic Orchestra

Kennedy Middle School
Waltham, MA
March 24, 2012

In the Forests of the Night
Michael Korn, conductor


WordSong Forum

Lyceum
Alexandria, VA
January 29, 2012

Harlem
Words & Music Ensemble


2011

Music from Salem

Hubbard Hall
Cambridge, NY
November 12, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Florestan Recital Project WordSong Forum

Eastman School of Music
Hatch Recital Hall
Rochester, NY
November 9, 2011

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


WordSong Forum

New England Conservatory
Pierce Hall, Boston, MA
October 26, 2011

I Like to Play with Him
Kristen Watson, soprano
Linda Osborn, piano


Florestan Recital Project WordSong Forum

American Univerity in Bulgaria
Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
October 10, 2011

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


Wupatki National Monument

Visitor Center
Flagstaff, AZ
October 7, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Grand Canyon National Monument

Shrine of the Ages
Grand Canyon, AZ
October 6, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Museum of Fine Arts

Boston, MA
October 1, 2011

In Spring (Premiere)
Lydian String Quartet


Boston Conservatory

Studio 401
Boston, MA
September 24, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Cary Institute

Westbrook, NY
September 23, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


University of South Florida

Tampa, FL
September 21, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


WordSong Forum

Arts on the Edge
Wolfeboro Festival
Wolfeboro, NH
August 9, 2011

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


Arias and Barcarolleswith Cathy Fuller

WGBH Radio Broadcast
July 17, 2011

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
Jayne West, soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano


Words & Music

The Lyceum
Alexandria, VA
May 29, 2011

Lullaby
Jennifer Beattie, mezzo-soprano
Brian David Jones, clarinet

A Wren
Jennifer Beattie, mezzo-soprano
Brian David Jones, clarinet


WordSong Forum

St. Botolph Club
Boston, MA
May 24, 2011

I Like to Play with Him (Premiere)
Kristen Watson, soprano
Linda Osborn, piano


WordSong Forum

First Church Boston
Boston, MA
May 14, 2011

Dona nobis pacem
Lorelei Ensemble
Beth Willer, director


WordSong Forum

Rockport Music
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
May 12, 2011

Dona nobis pacem (Premiere)
Lorelei Ensemble
Beth Willer, director


Imagination Celebration

Fort Worth, TX
May 2–6, 2011 (six performances)

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra

Mendel Center Mainstage
Benton Harbor, MI
April 19, 2011

In the Forests of the Night
Robin Fountain, conductor


Wheaton College 2nd Annual New Music Festival

Cole Memorial Chapel
Norton, MA
April 6, 2011

Family — Rated R
Aurea Ensemble
Guy Urban, piano


WordSong Forum

Goethe Institute
Boston, MA
March 13, 2011

Disillusionment of Ten O’Clock
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


Boston Conservatory

Sully Hall
Boston, MA
March 10, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Grand Canyon National Park

Children’s Concert
Shrine of the Ages
Grand Canyon, AZ
February 24, 2011

My Grandmother’s Ashes (and a Balloon) (Premiere)
Rhonda Rider, cello


Ethos New Sound Festival

Rosch Recital Hall
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia NY
February 18, 2011

Disillusionment of Ten O’Clock
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


Brandeis University Faculty Recital

Slosberg Music Center
Waltham, MA
January 29, 2011

MR. AND MRS. DISCOBBOLOS, Part I (Premiere)
Frank Kelley, tenor
Daniel Stepner, violin
Donald Berman, piano


2010

Rivers School Symphony Orchestra

Christ Church
Needham, MA
November 14, 2010

In the Forests of the Night
David Tierney, conductor


WordSong Forum

Emmanuel College Auditorium
Boston, MA
September 17, 2010

Disillusionment of Ten O’Clock
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Alison d’Amato, piano


WGBH Classical Festival WordSong Forum

WGBH’s Brighton Studios
Boston, MA
June 19, 2010

in Just-
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Robert Schulz, marimba


WordSong Forum

Boston Prep Charter School
Boston, MA
June 7, 2010

Harlem
Sumner Thompson, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Boston Arts Academy

Roland Hayes School of Music Auditorium
Boston, MA
May 18, 2010

The Voice of Isaac
Boston Arts Academy Concert Choir
Members of Emmanuel Music
Members of Lorelei Ensemble
Joshua Taylor, baritone
Beth Willer, conductor


Hockomock Chamber Orchestra

First Congregational Church
Sharon, MA
May 4, 2010

In the Forests of the Night
Michael Korn, conductor


WordSong Forum

Harvard Musical Association, Boston, MA
April 21, 2010

My Papa’s Waltz
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
John McDonald, piano


The Concert Series at Wellesley College

Houghton Memorial Chapel
Wellesley, MA
April 10, 2010.

Simple Grace (Premiere)
Triple Helix
Sarah Pelletier, soprano


Rivers School Conservatory 32nd Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
April 10, 2010

In the Forests of the Night
Rivers School Conservatory Upper School Orchestra
Dan Shaud, conductor

My Papa’s Waltz (Premiere)
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
John McDonald, piano


A Far Cry

University of New Hampshire’s Johnson Theatre
Durham, NH
April 8, 2010

An Unexpected Encounter


Avalerion Winds

Wheaton College
Cole Memorial Chapel
Norton, MA
April 6 2010

Blue Circles and Red Rhombi
Avalerion Winds


A Far Cry

St. John’s Episcopal Church
Jamaica Plain, MA
April 3, 2010

An Unexpected Encounter


A Far Cry

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
April 2, 2010

An Unexpected Encounter (Premiere)


Composers in Red Sneakers and Ibis Camerata

Swedenborg Chapel, Cambridge, MA
March 28, 2010

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Biljana Milovanovic, piano


Music on Norway Pond

Hancock, NH
March 14, 2010.

Theme and Reverberations
The Cadenza Players
J. Elliot and C. Todeasa, tubas
William Drury, conductor


WordSong Forum

Private Residence
Rockport, MA
February 21, 2010

in Just-
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Robert Schulz, marimba


WordSong Forum

Burns & Levinson LLP
Boston, MA
February 11, 2010

in Just-
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Robert Schulz, marimba


Dallas Chamber Music Concert Series

Latino Cultural Center
Dallas, TX
February 8, 2010

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil (Premiere)
The Claremont Trio


Dallas Chamber Music’s Spotlight on Chamber Music

WRR 101.1 FM
Broadcast and Interview
Dallas, TX
January 29, 2010

Some Thoughts on Good and Evil (Premiere)
The Claremont Trio


WordSong Forum

Private Residence
Boston, MA
January 10, 2010

in Just- (Premiere)
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Robert Schulz, marimba


2009

WordSong Forum

Private Residence
Portland, ME
November 28, 2009

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


The Boston Classical Orchestra

Faneuil Hall, Boston
October 24 and 25, 2009

In the Forests of the Night (Premiere)
Steven Lipsitt, conductor


Fourth Annual Fresno New Music Festival

CSU Concert Hall
Fresno, CA
October 16, 2009

Child’s Play
Fresno State Saxophone Quartet


Monadnock Music Festival

Peterborough Town House
Peterborough, NH
August, 4, 2009

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
Janna Baty, mezzo-soprano
Donald Berman, piano


Boston University Tanglewood Institute Faculty Recital Series

Trinity Church
Lenox, MA
June 21, 2009

Disposition
Triton Brass Quintet


Wayland Little Theater Concerts

Wayland High School Little Theater
Wayland, MA
May 22, 2009

Disposition (Premiere)
Triton Brass Quintet


Rockport Music Lecture Series WordSong Forum

Unitarian Universalist Society
Rockport, MA
May 17, 2009

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Freon Ensemble

Sala Baldini
Piazza Campitelli 9
Rome, Italy
May 6, 2009

Canzonetta
Freon Ensemble


Rivers School Conservatory 31st Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music

Bradley Hall
Weston, MA
May 3, 2009

“Let us suppose our old friend the railway carriage to be travelling along…”
Suhana Ng, piano


WordSong Forum

Monadnock Music Festival
Hancock, NH
May 2, 2009

Harlem
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


WordSong Forum

Private Residence
Boston, MA
April 19, 2009

Harlem
Sumner Thompson, baritone
Linda Osborn, piano


Longy Modern American Music Concert Series

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
April 7, 2009

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought (Sonnet 30)
The Tyger
D’Anna Fortunato, mezzo-soprano
David Owens, piano


The Shakespeare Concerts

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
March 27, 2009

From Sonnet to Song
Patrice Tiedemann, soprano
Miroslav Sekera, piano
Quartet X


Worcester Chamber Music Society presents The Shakespeare Concerts

First Unitarian Church
Worcester, MA
March 26, 2009

From Sonnet to Song
Patrice Tiedemann, soprano
Miroslav Sekera, piano
Quartet X


Composers in Red Sneakers

Eastern Nazarene College Musica Eclectica
Quincy, MA
March 21, 2009

Canzonetta (Premiere)
Philipp Stäudlin, alto saxophone
Zoya Tsvetkova, violin
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Joshua Gordon, cello


Tufts University

Distler Performance Hall
Medford, MA
March 11, 2009

An Unexpected Encounter
John McDonald, piano


Tufts Faculty Recital

Distler Performance Hall
Medford, MA
February 26, 2009

A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, violaTufts Faculty Recital


Longy School of Music Composition Faculty Showcase

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
February 4, 2009

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Rafael Popper Keizer, cello
Laura Kennedy, piano


2008

WordSong Forum

Emmanuel College
Boston, MA
November 10, 2008

The Tyger
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Linda Osborn, piano


Longy Modern American Music Concert Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
October 11, 2008

The Tyger
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Linda Osborn, piano

An Unexpected Encounter
Linda Osborn, piano


The Family Concert at Tanglewood

Ozawa Hall
Lenox, MA
August 23, 2008

Amelia’s Lullaby
Mike Roylance, tuba
Eli Newberger, tubas


CSU Summer Arts Series

Fresno State University
Conley Hall
Fresno, CA
July 20, 2008

The Tyger
Ann Moss, soprano
Joungmin Sur, piano

A Wren
Lullaby
Ann Moss, soprano
Kurt Rohde, viola

When You Are Old
Ann Moss, soprano


WordSong Forum

Private Residence
Boston, MA
June 1, 2008

An Unexpected Encounter (Premiere)
Robert Merfeld, piano

The Tyger
Krista River, mezzo-soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano


Longy Composition Faculty Showcase

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 19, 2008

Lullaby
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Kristen Swanson, viola

When You Are Old
Elizabeth Anker, contralto


Music at Norway Pond

Hancock, NH
February 10, 2008

Ode to Snow
Norway Pond festival Singers
Jody Hill Simpson, conductor


Alea III

Boston University
Tsai Performance Center
Boston, MA
February 6, 2008

Lullaby (Premiere)
A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


2007

Loring-Greenough House

Jamaica Plain, MA
October 7, 2007

Divine Image
Ode to Snow
Libella Quartet


Orchestra Hall

Buntrock Hall
Chicago, IL
July 14, 2007

Amelia’s Lullaby
Gene Pokorny and Pete Link, tubas


International Woodwind Festival

Boston Conservatory
Seully Hall
Boston, MA
June 5, 2007

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Jonathan Cohler, clarinet
Julia Bruskin, cello
Eliko Akahori, piano


Composers in Red Sneakers

Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center
Cambridge, MA
May 12, 2007

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Sarah Darling, viola
Sebastian Baverstam, cello


Bowdoin College

New Brunswick, ME
May 11, 2007

Child’s Play
Radnofsky Quartet


St. Botolph Club

Boston, MA
May 9, 2007

Theme and Reverberations (Premiere)
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas
Laurel Quartet
Karl Doty, bass

Amelia’s Lullaby
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas


Boston Classical Orchestra

Faneuil Hall, Boston, MA
March 16, 2007
March 18, 2007

Theme and Reverberations (Premiere)
Boston Classical Orchestra
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas
Steven Lipsitt, conductor

Amelia’s Lullaby (Premiere)
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas


Open Source with Christopher Lydon

WGBH
Boston, MA
March 13, 2007

Theme and Reverberations (Excerpts)
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas
Steven Lipsitt and Howard Frazin, piano

Amelia’s Lullaby
Mike Roylance and Eli Newberger, tubas


Longy Faculty Artist Showcase

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 6, 2007

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Sarah Darling, viola
Sebastian Baverstam, cello


Composers in Red Sneakers

St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery
New York, NY
January 28, 2007

Of Echoes and Dreams
Xanthos Ensemble


2006

Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
November 4, 2006

Of Echoes and Dreams
Xanthos Ensemble


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 30, 2006

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Emmanuel Feldman, cello
John McDonald, piano


St. Botolph Club

Boston, MA
June 6, 2006

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Emmanuel Feldman, cello
John McDonald, piano


St. Botolph Club

Club Night Concert Series
Boston, MA
April 11, 2006

The Voice of Isaac
Libella Quartet
Asako Shibata, piano


Musica Eclectica Concert Series

Eastern Nazarene College
Quincy, MA
March 28, 2006

Child’s Play (Premiere)
Radnofsky Quartet


Composers in Red Sneakers

Second Church Boston
Boston, MA
March 25, 2006

Child’s Play (Premiere)
Radnofsky Quartet


2005

Longy Faculty Artist Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
November 9, 2005

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
David Russell, cello
Judith Gordon, piano

From Sonnet to Song
Michelle Trainor, soprano
Victoria Mazin, piano

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Philipp Stäudlin, alto saxophone
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Laura Kennedy, piano

The Voice of Isaac
Libella Quartet
Anny Cheng, piano
Pickman Hall, Longy School of Music


Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
November 6, 2005

Not Waving but Drowning
Danse Russe
Michelle Trainor, soprano
Victoria Mazin, piano


Atlantic Center for the Arts

Atlantic Center for the Arts
New Smyrna Beach, FL
September 24, 2005

A Wren
Danse Russe

Stephen Ng, tenor
Yehudi Wyner, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 17, 2005

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Philipp Staeudlin, alto saxophone
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Laura Kennedy, piano


St. Botolph Club

Boston, MA
May 18, 2005

Family – Rated R
Quartet X
John McDonald, piano


USC Faculty Recital

University of South Carolina School of Music
Columbia, SC
April 16, 2005

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Clifford Leaman, alto saxophone
Robert Jesselson, cello
Charles Fugo, piano


Maison du Mexique

Paris, France
March 28, 2005

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Jorge Hoyo, alto saxophone
Marie Schmit, cello
Fernanda Ortega, piano


Composers in Red Sneakers

St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
March 20, 2005

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Kenneth Radnofsky, alto saxophone
Thomas Kraines, cello
John McDonald, piano


Longy Composition Faculty Showcase

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 22, 2005

From Sonnet to Song
Maria Jette, soprano
Wayman Chin, piano


New England Conservatory Faculty Artist Concert

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
February 22, 2005

The Jester, the Artist, and the Little Lion
Kenneth Radnofsky, alto saxophone
Lauren Radnofsky, cello
John McDonald, piano


Old First Concerts

Old First Church
San Francisco, CA
January 9, 2005

A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


The Composers’ Circle Series

Berkeley City Club
Berkley, CA
January 7, 2005

A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


2004

Longy Modern American Music Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 18, 2004

From Sonnet to Song
Jayne West, soprano
Sally Pinkas, piano


Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
October 5, 2004

Family – Rated R
With animated film by Pell Osborn
Arden String Quartet
John McDonald, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
September 25, 2004

A Forgotten Place
Valeria Kuchment, violin
John McDonald, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 18, 2004

A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
June 16, 2004

A Wren (Premiere)
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


Richard Knisely Show

WGBH
Boston, MA
June 3, 2004

A Wren
Elizabeth Anker, contralto
Scott Woolweaver, viola


Composers in Red Sneakers

King’s Chapel, Boston, MA
May 16, 2004

Divine Image (Premiere)
Tapestry Ensemble


Composers@the Keyboard

Tufts University
Alumnae Hall
Medford, MA
April 8, 2004

Music for the End of Winter
John McDonald, piano


Longy Modern American Music Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 18, 2004

From Sonnet to Song (Premiere)
Jayne West, soprano
Sally Pinkas, piano


WGBH’s Classical Performances

Boston, MA
February 16, 2004

From Sonnet to Song (Premiere)
Jayne West, soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano


Longy Composition Faculty Showcase

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 3, 2004

Music for the End of Winter
Elise Yun, piano


Madhatters Tea and Piano Party Series

Zeitgeist Gallery
Cambridge, MA
February 29, 2004

Sonata for Solo Alto Saxophone
Philipp Stäudlin, alto saxophone


Longy Modern American Music Series

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
February 18, 2004

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Andrew Mark, cello
Sally Pinkas, piano


2003

Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
November 2, 2003

Blue Circles
Harel Gietheim, cello
Eric Sawyer, piano
Cathy Bosch and Bess Whitesel, dancers and choreographers


Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
October 31, 2003

Red Rhombi
Vento Chiaro


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 19, 2003

From Sonnet to Song (Premiere)
Jayne West, soprano
Valeria Vilker Kuchment and Jennifer Elowitch, violins
Mark Smith, viola
Andrew Mark, cello
Sally Pinkas, piano


Richard Knisely Show

WGBH
Radio Interview and Performance
Boston, MA
September 16, 2003

From Sonnet to Song
Jayne West, soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano


Composers in Red Sneakers ChoralFest

St. Paul’s Catholic Church
Cambridge, MA
May 14, 2003

The Voice of Isaac
Liber unUsualis
Megan Henderson, piano


Composers in Red Sneakers Concert

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
April 12, 2003

A Forgotten Place
Francine Trester, violin
Eric Sawyer, piano


PALS Children’s Chorus

Jordan Hall
Boston, MA
March 1, 2003

The Voice of Isaac (Premiere)
Johanna Hill Simpson, conductor
Robert Honeysucker, baritone


Classics in the Morning

WGBH
Boston, MA
February 28, 2003

Ode to Snow
PALS Children’s Chorus
Johanna Hill Simpson, conductor


Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 4, 2003

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth
Emmanuel Feldman, cello
John McDonald, piano


2002

Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
November 2, 2002

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
Jayne West, soprano
Timothy Steele, piano


A. Soukhotski Memorial Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
October 17, 2002

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought (Premiere)
Jayne West, soprano
Timothy Steele, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 13, 2002

Declamation, Jest, Murder, and Rebirth (Premiere)
Andrew Mark, cello
Robert Merfeld, piano


St. Petersburg Spring Festival

Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatory
St. Petersburg, Russia
May 23, 2002

Family – Rated R
Arden String Quartet
John McDonald, piano


Tufts University

Alumnae Hall
Medford, MA
May 15, 2002

Family – Rated R
Arden String Quartet
John McDonald, piano


2001

PALS Children’s Chorus

Performances Throughout 2001–2002 Season
Including at Jordan Hall

Ode to Snow
PALS Children’s Chorus
Johanna Hill Simpson, director

Composers in Red Sneakers Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
October 31, 2001

Not Waving but Drowning (Premiere)
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Michelle Alexander, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 9, 2001

Family – Rated R
Olga Polonsky, vioin
John Holland, violin
Dimitar Petkov, viola
Laurence Picard, cello
Yuko Shinohara, piano


Banff Centre

Barbara Podgurski, piano
Alberta, Canada
August 9, 2001

Family – Rated R
Andrea Neumann, violin
Alison Thompson, violin
Anita Dusevic, viola
Jenny Yoon, cello


Longy Tribute Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
May 14, 2001

Blue Circles (Premiere)
Vento Chiaro


Composers in Red Sneakers Concert

First and Second Church Boston
Boston, MA
March 16, 2001

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Elise Yun, piano


2000

Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 6, 2000

Family – Rated R
Rohan Gregory, violin
Mirabai Weismehl, violin
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Rafael Popper-Keizer cello
Laura Kennedy, piano


Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 6, 2000

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello

The Emperor’s Rhyme
Naomi Gurt Lind, soprano
Timothy Steele and Miranda Loud, piano


Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 6, 2000

Sonata for Solo Flute
Peggy Friedland, flute


Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 6, 2000

A Forgotten Place
Rohan Gregory, violin
Laura Kennedy, piano

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano

Three Songs About Love
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Rohan Gregory and Mirabai Weismehl, violins
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Laura Kennedy, piano

Danse Russe
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Robert Merfeld, piano

Of Echoes and Dreams
Peggy Friedland, flute
Rohan Gregory, violin
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Laura Kennedy, piano


Music at St. Peter’s Series

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
Weston, MA
November 20, 2000

The Emperor’s Rhyme
Naomi Gurt Lind, soprano
Timothy Steele and Miranda Loud, piano


Longy SeptemberFest

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
September 9, 2000

Of Echoes and Dreams (Premiere)
Na’ama Lion, flute
Dana Maiben, violin
Sarah Freiberg, cello
Francine Fitch, harpsichord


The Janus Ensemble Summer Series

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
August 8, 2000

Three Songs About Love
Michael Calmes, tenor
Janus Ensemble


Becket Arts Center Summer Series

Federated Church
Becket, MA
July 23, 2000

The Emperor’s Rhyme (Premiere)
Naomi Gurt Lind, soprano
Michael Gurt and Joseph Gurt, piano


Longy Gala Celebration

Boston Symphony Hall
Boston MA
June 19, 2000

Bus Fare
Brass Menagerie


From Sonnet to Song Forum

First and Second Church Boston
Boston, MA
April 26, 2000

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Kendra Colton, soprano
Judith Gordon, piano


Twentieth Century Vox

St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
April 14, 2000

Three by Josh and Me
Naomi Gurt Lind, soprano
Timothy Steele, piano


Longy Faculty Artist Series

Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA
March 21, 2000.

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Dawn Pratson, choreographer and dancer


Composers in Red Sneakers

MIT
Killian Hall
Cambridge, MA
March 12, 2000

Bus Fare (Premiere)
Commonwealth Brass

Largo In Memory of Joseph B. Fryer
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello


Longy Composition Faculty Showcase

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 8, 2000

Family – Rated R
Arden String Quartet
Laura Kennedy, piano


1999

Composers in Red Sneakers

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 11, 1999

Family – Rated R (Premiere)
Arden String Quartet
Laura Kennedy, piano

Goodnight Moon (Premiere)
Maria Tegzes, soprano
Geoffrey Burleson, piano

Danse Russe
Maria Tegzes, soprano
Geoffrey Burleson, piano


Wellesley Symphony Orchestra

MassBay Community College
Wellesley, MA
November 14, 1999

Family Parable
Wellesley Symphony Orchestra
The Charness Family Quintet
Max Hobart, conductor


Composers in Red Sneakers Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
March 14, 1999

Largo in Memory of Joseph B. Fryer
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello


Composers in Red Sneakers

Boston College
Boston, MA
March 12, 1999

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello


Longy Composition Faculty Showcase Concert

Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
February 9, 1999

Largo in Memory of Joseph B. Fryer
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello.


Banff Centre for the Arts

Alberta, Canada
February 5, 1999

Music for the End of Winter
Kathleen Boyd, piano


1998

A Forgotten Place, for orchestra. Longy Young Performers Chamber Orchestra; George Ogata, conductor. Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. December 12, 1998.

Goodnight Moon, for chamber orchestra [Premiere]. Andover Chamber Players; Jeffrey Rink, conductor. Andover, MA. November 1, 1998.

A Forgotten Place, for orchestra [Premiere]. Longy Chamber Orchestra; Sophia Vilker, conductor. Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. April 16, 1998.

A Forgotten Place, for violin and piano [Premiere]. Julie Leven, violin; Frank Corliss, piano. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. March 8, 1998.


1997

Of Mixed Shades and Shadows, for violin and piano [Premiere]. Julie Leven, violin; Frank Corliss, piano. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. November 24, 1997.

Discarded Letter, for violin and piano [Premiere]. Julie Leven, violin; Frank Corliss, piano. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. November 9, 1997.

Three Songs About Love, for voice and piano quintet (texts by Rilke, Beddoes, and Yeats) [Premiere]. Kendra Colton, soprano; Arden String Quartet with Frank Corliss, piano. Longy SeptemberFest, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. September 6, 1997.

Three Songs About Love, for voice and piano (texts by Rilke, Beddoes, and Yeats).

Kendra Colton, soprano; Judith Gordon, piano. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. June 12, 1997.

Danse Russe, for voice and piano (text by William Carlos Williams) [Premiere]. Kendra Colton, soprano; Judith Gordon, piano. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. June 12, 1997.

Longy Faculty Artist Series

Sonata for Solo Flute
Geoffrey Kidde, flute
Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
June 12, 1997

Three Songs About Love, for voice and piano (texts by Rilke, Beddoes, and Yeats). Pamela Murray, soprano; Eric Sawyer, piano. , American Composers Forum Concert, Ellison Center for the Arts, Duxbury, MA. April 13, 1997.


1996

Three Songs About Love, for voice and piano (texts by Rilke, Beddoes, and Yeats) [Premiere]. Kendra Colton, soprano; Frank Corliss, piano. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. November 3, 1996.

Music for the End of Winter, a Collection for solo piano. Jennifer Ruland, piano. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. July 30, 1996.

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes). William Hite, tenor; Julie Leven, violin. Live Radio Interview on WCUW, Worcester, MA.  July 29, 1996.

WCUW

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Mark Smith, viola
Andrew Mark, cello
Live Radio Broadcast
Worcester, MA
July 29, 1996


1995

Longy Contemporary Music Series

Sonata for Solo Flute
Julie Scolnik, flute
Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
December 3, 1995

Composers in Red Sneakers

Sonata for Solo Flute
Julie Scolnik, flute
Old Baptist Church
Cambridge, MA
November 30, 1995

WMBR’s Cornucopia with Naomi Arenberg

(Sonata for Solo Flute) Premiere
Fenwick Smith, flute
Live Radio Broadcast
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
October 22, 1995

When You Are Old, for solo voice (text by W. B. Yeats). Jaqueline Zander, mezzo-soprano. Young Artists Showcase, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA. September 30, 1995.

Sonata for solo flute [Premiere]. Fenwick Smith [BSO], flute. Longy SeptemberFest, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. September 15, 1995.

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes). William Hite, tenor; Sally Mermelstein (MSO), violin. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Paine Hall, Cambridge, MA. July 27, 1995.

When You Are Old, for solo voice (text by W. B. Yeats). Jaqueline Zander, mezzo-soprano. Aspen Music Festival, Christ Episcopal Church, Aspen, CO. July 25, 1995.

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes). Scott McCoy, tenor; Don Haines, violin. 28th National Composers Conference, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. April 8, 1995.

Longy’s Sundays at Seven Concert Series

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Mark Smith, viola
Andrew Mark, cello
Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
March 19, 1995


1994

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought, for solo harp. Elizabeth Panzer, harp. Composers’ Forum of New York NM/NC Reading Series, Roulette, New York, NY. November 20, 1994.

Composers in Red Sneakers

The Monkey Who Had No Arms
Mark Smith, viola
Andrew Mark, cello
Pickman Hall
Cambridge, MA
June 16, 1994

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes). William Hite, tenor; Julie Leven, violin. Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. June 16, 1994.

Ode to Snow, for chorus [Premiere]. Longy Young Performers Chamber Chorus; Emily Romney, conductor. Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. May 28, 1994.

HBP Variations, for chamber orchestra and viola da gamba [Premiere]. Powers Music School Orchestra; Richard Riley, conductor; Jane Hershey, viola da gamba. Payson Park Church, Belmont, MA. April 9, 1994.

Composers in Red Sneakers

The Monkey Who Had No Arms (Premiere)
Mark Smith, viola
Andrew Mark, cello
Tsai Center
Boston University
Boston, MA
February 11, 1994


1993

Amid a Crowd of Stars: Prologue and Overture, for chamber orchestra and baritone (text by W. B. Yeats). SeptemberFest Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Rink, conductor; Robert Honeysucker, baritone. Live Radio Interview on WMBR’s “Classical Waves” with Naomi Arenberg, MIT, Cambridge, MA. September 12, 1993.

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought, for solo harp. Elisabeth Remy [ASO], harp. Live Radio Interview on WMBR’s “Classical Waves” with Naomi Arenberg, MIT, Cambridge, MA. September 12, 1993.

Music for the End of Winter, a Collection for solo piano. Frank Corliss, piano. Live Radio Interview on WMBR’s “Classical Waves” with Naomi Arenberg, MIT, Cambridge, MA. September 12, 1993.

Amid a Crowd of Stars: Prologue and Overture, for chamber orchestra and baritone (text by W. B. Yeats) [Premiere]. SeptemberFest Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Rink, conductor; Robert Honeysucker, baritone. Longy’s SeptemberFest Gala Opening Concert, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. September 10&11, 1993.

Anthem, for soprano and alto recorders [Premiere]. Deborah Savage and Howard Frazin, recorders. Japan Association of Mathematical Sciences Reception, Harvard Faculty Club, Cambridge, MA. June 12, 1993.

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought, for solo harp [Premiere]. Elisabeth Remy [ASO], harp. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. March 2, 1993.

Music for the End of Winter, a Collection for solo piano [Premiere]. Frank Corliss, piano. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. March 2, 1993.

Three by Josh and Me, a song cycle for high voice and piano [Premiere]. Judith Hill, soprano; Frank Corliss, piano. Longy Faculty Artist Series, Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA. March 2, 1993.


1992

An Orchestral Sketch for “Overture to Man Falls off Party Boat”,  for orchestra [Premiere]. University of South Carolina Conductors Institute Orchestra; Howard Frazin, conductor. Composers/Conductors Institute at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. Summer 1992.


1991

Requiem For A Friendship, for string orchestra. Boston Bar Association Orchestra; Beverly Taylor, conductor. Boston Hatch Shell, Boston, MA. Summer 1991.

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes). Barbara Ann Martin, soprano; Lynn Blakeslee, violin. Gamper Contemporary Music Festival, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME. July 1991.

Dream Pedlary, Scene for voice and violin (text by Thomas Lovell Beddoes) [Premiere]. Maria Jette, soprano; Sally Mermelstein (MSO), violin. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. March 1991.


1990

Requiem For A Friendship, for string orchestra [Premiere]. David Evan Thomas, conductor. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. Spring 1990.


1988

Andante Sostenuto, for string orchestra [Premiere]. Lone Man Orchestra, Ching-Hsin Hsu, conductor. Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO. August 12, 1988.

Largo, for solo cello, “In Memory of Joseph B. Fryer”. Daire Fitzgerald, cello. Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO. Summer 1988.


1984

A Christmas Carol, for string trio. Played in tandem with dramatic reading of Dickens’ story. Bert Hornback, actor. First performed and radio broadcast, Rackham Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Spring 1984.