Maggie Molloy has reviewed the Righteous Girls’ gathering blue for the website Second Inversion.
I am thrilled that on July 10th Righteous Girls are releasing their debut album, Gathering Blue, on New Focus Recordings . It contains works by Andy Akiho, Akinmusire, Pascal Le Boeuf, Vijay Iyer, Dave Molk, Mike Perdue, Jonathan Ragonese, and Randy Woolf, as well as my own “For Milton,” an homage to Milton Babbitt that isContinue reading “Righteous Girls: Gathering Blue”
I just finished an arrangement of I Saw Three Ships for St. Dunstan’s Choir, an all-male group directed by Joseph Arndt and in residence at Grace Church in Newark. Earlier this month, they premiered my Mass for Men’s Voices.
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Today, Kay and I celebrate our 4th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, I composed a little Menot setting.
“From Blue Symphony” receives its premiere tonight at Montclair Art Museum in New Jersey. “From Blue Symphony” is a text taken from a longer poem by John Gould Fletcher. Published in 1913, it is from one of several collections of his work that have been associated with the Imagist poets. I found Fletcher’s evocative useContinue reading “Program Note – From Blue Symphony”
World premiere at Eagle Rock Music Festival Los Angeles, CA Feb. 10, 2013 Jay Campbell, cello Mak Grgic, guitar
My Psalm 100 setting is being premiered on Saturday, March 9 by Manhattan Choral Ensemble on a program of “New York Psalms.” To learn more about the interesting program that MCE has prepared, I asked one of its members, Sacha Evans, to supply a guest post for File Under ?. A Century of New York PsalmsContinue reading “3/9: Manhattan Choral Ensemble Premieres Psalm 100”
Just completed: “The Ballet of the Soul,” an SATB setting of a poem by Stephen John Kalinich. Commissioned by Haddonfield Memorial High School for their Madrigal Singers, directed by Daniel Grayberg. Score published by File Under Music (ASCAP).
Chamber Music Three Fantasies – Cello and Guitar (2012), 9″. Will be premiered in Los Angeles in February 2013. Vocal/Choral Psalm 100 – Jubilate Deo – SATB choir (2013), 4″. Will be premiered by Manhattan Choral Ensemble in March 2013. O Oriens …. SSATB choir (2012), 3″. Premiered at Grace Church in Newark, 23 December 2013.