A 5-day composer residency in Minneapolis with Libby Larsen. As part of the MNSong composer workshop, the Source Song Festival will feature a performance of The Die was Already Cast by local performers.
Unheard-of Ensemble, Erin Rogers, and Reiko Fueting host resident composers for the 2019 Collaborative Composer Initiative, at Stony Brook University. Unheard-of will workshop and premiere the new work The Glade, for clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and electronics.
The orchestral work ‘The Rest is Silence’ has been selected by the Chelsea Symphony as the winner of their 4th annual Composition Competition, and will be performed on June 1st and 2nd in New York City.
Premiered by the Boston-based group Calliope’s Call, the song cycle for soprano, mezzo, tenor, and piano has been selected as a finalist for the 2017 American Prize in Vocal Chamber Music (professional division).
MNSong Composer Showcase
August 9, 2019
Works by emerging composers from the sixth annual MNSong composer workshop with Libby Larsen
“The Die was Already Cast,” from Ashland.
Collaborative Composer Initiative
August 14, 2019
The Collaborative Composer Initiative is a 5-day workshop with Unheard-of Ensemble, culminating in a public performance.
The Glade. (world premiere)
Unheard-of Ensemble: Ford Fourqurean, clarinet; Matheus Souza, violin; Issei Herr, cello; Daniel Anastasio, piano; electronics.
SBSU: Opera Scenes
November 16, 2018
The Stony Brook University Vocal Department presents a gala of scenes from French, Czech, and American operas.
Scene from Ashland.
Natasha Nelson, mezzo; Alina Tambourini, soprano; Corinne Penner, piano; Brenda Harris, stage direction; Daniel Beckwith, music direction.
SBSU: Composers Concert #2
Oct 30, 2018
Works by Ackley, Beebe, Bohigian, and Voss.
Samuel Beebe, electric guitar, electronics, projection; Niloufar Nourbakshk, prepared-piano; John Ling, percussion.
Oct 19, 2018
Interdisciplinary works by Beebe, Bohigian, Kenty, Ling, Nourbakhsk.
Samuel Beebe, electric guitar, electronics, projection.