Friends, here is my March Newsletter. I hope thereâ€™s something of interest to all.
Thanks for looking/hearing/comments!
New page on my website: Technique and Tips for guitarists. The link is Here.
The Fireworks Ensembleâ€™s new CD of the works of Frank Zappa is finished! Arranged for the ensemble by Brian Coughlin, the CD should be available for purchase on May 1st. Stay tuned for a CD release party at Le Poisson Rouge in mid May.
Hereâ€™s a new video of early Elliott Carter with Jessica Bowers, mezzo soprano.
Fireworks Ensemble just returned from a week long residency in Montgomery Alabama, courtesy of the Clefworks organization. Great music (Zappa, Stravinsky, Dance, and American Music), hosts, students, and audiences!
Upcoming Performances. (Details at the Schedule Page on my site.)
March 17-20 Four performances of the Aranjuez Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony
April 4-12 Tour of Istanbul, Turkey and Amman, Jordan with Poetica Musica
April 22-23 Philippe Quint Quintet, works of Piazzolla at the El Paso, Texas Festival
May 3 Â Cygnus Ensemble at Sarah Lawrence College- New Works
May 10 Babbitt celebration at CUNY Graduate Center, Elebash Hall
May 17 Cygnus Ensemble at the CUNY Graduate Center, works of student composers
May 19 Babbitt birthday celebration CUNY Graduate Center, Elebash Hall
May 28 Works of Diabelli with violist Richard Auldon Clark at Thalia Theatre at Symphony Space
June 4 New Work by John Eaton Thalia Theatre at Symphony Space
Best for the coming spring!