Big in Japan

I am very proud of flutist Gina Izzo and pianist Erika Dohi. Their duo, known as Righteous Girls, performs twice in Japan this week. They are presenting their Gathering Blue project, recorded on New Focus Records, at Horie Arte, 1-18-17 Kita-Horie, Osaka, Japan, on June 3rd and 5th at 7:30 PM. Gathering Blue features composers Ambrose Akinmusire, Andy Akiho, Dave Molk, Jonathan Ragonese, Pascal Le Bouef, Randy Woolf, and Vijay Iyer. Gina andContinue reading “Big in Japan”

Program for 5/28 Concert

Hope to see some of you tomorrow at 5 PM at the concert being given at All Saints Church in Princeton. Five world premieres in one show – what joy, what luck! Program *All selections composed by Christian B. Carey, unless otherwise noted Spiritual Variations I & II Tom Colao, organ Je suis aimé deContinue reading “Program for 5/28 Concert”

5/28 Recital: Press Release

CONTEMPORARY UNDERCURRENT OF SONG PROJECT PRESENTS CHRISTIAN CAREY: A COMPOSER PORTRAIT PRESS CONTACTS | Alexandra Porter, director; alexandra@princetonopera.org MAY 16, 2016 | For immediate release CONTEMPORARY MUSIC CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS LOCAL COMPOSER PRINCETON – May 12, 2016 – Contemporary Undercurrent of Song Project (CUSP) is Princeton’s newest concert series dedicated to the elevation of modernContinue reading “5/28 Recital: Press Release”

Poster for 5/28 Carey Portrait

Here is the poster for a May 28th Composer Portrait concert of my music, presented by Sara Noble and CUSP (Contemporary Undercurrent of Song Project). The concert features all of my works for voice and piano, a vocal duet, hymn setting, organ, and piano music, including five world premieres.

5/28: Carey Portrait Concert in Princeton

EVENT: Christian Carey Portrait Concert WHEN: Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 5 PM WHERE: All Saints Church, 16 All Saints Road, Princeton NJ 08540 Contemporary Undercurrent of Song Project and Sara Noble proudly co-present this composer portrait celebrating Christian Carey’s music and his contribution to the community as a composer and teacher. The concert willContinue reading “5/28: Carey Portrait Concert in Princeton”

Wednesday on Classical Discoveries

My Gilgamesh Suite will be part of Marvin Rosen’s Wednesday radio show on WPRB (listen online here). It starts bright at early at 5:30 AM EST and goes until 11 AM.

Program note: Quintet 2

Quintet 2 will be premiered later this month at Tulane University by East Coast Contemporary Ensemble, conducted by Jean-Philippe Wurtz. Quintet 2 – by Christian Carey (2016) Quintet 2 was composed for East Coast Contemporary Ensemble and conductor Jean-Philippe Wurtz at the request of John Aylward, their artistic director. The quintet is cast in aContinue reading “Program note: Quintet 2”