Winter Newsletter 2012


Best wishes for a wonderful and healthy 2012.

There is a lot of new music and projects I’m doing in the New Year, with both classical and electric guitar. I hope you can attend a few; at least the ones in (your) town!

My Ensembles:

Cygnus Ensemble

New CD featuring the works of Frank Brickle

Two concerts at the Library of Congress, Washington DC, featuring works of Davidovsky, Brickle, Meltzer, and Koston

Babbitt Celebration at the CUNY Graduate Center


Fireworks Ensemble

New website!

Recording of a new work by David Del Tredici, written for Fireworks

Performance at Le Poisson Rouge

Spring 2012 release of Fireworks’ Frank Zappa CD


Poetica Musica

Series at Old Westbury Garden

Recent tour of Denmark: Rudersdal Festival

January tour of Iceland; “Dark Days Festival”


Creviston-Fader Duo

New recording! Works written for the duo (Copland grant)

Midwest tour


Sonora Trio

Concerts in NYC


Bowers/Fader Duo

Performed concerts in NYC, including 29 Salon

Jessica has a new website!


Other fun stuff:

Talea Ensemble:  Performing and recording works of Romtelli at Empac

Performance of Romitelli with Talea Ensemble at Darmstadt

Concert of harp, clarinet and guitar at Treetops

Performance with Riverside Symphony: New York premiere of a work by Zohn-Muldoon


Finally, some 2011 highlights:

Brouwer piano and guitar piece at Weill Hall with Festival Chamber Music

Played electric guitar with the  Boston Symphony Orchestra: John Harbison Symphony 5

Thanks for reading! Love and Peace for 2012!