November 2018, TBA | Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum: New Work
Andy Clark and the Collegium Musicum premiere a newly commissioned choral work in advance of their upcoming 2019 tour to South Africa.
Fall 2018, exact dates TBA | American Repertory Theater: The Black Clown
A new music theater piece realizing the dramatic monologue of the same name by Langston Hughes. Co-developed with Davóne Tines and Zack Winokur; music by me, starring Davóne, and directed by Zack.
July 6, 7:30pm | Rockport Chamber Music Festival: Were You There
Davóne Tines and I perform our multimedia music-theater exploration of police brutality, Were You There (co-created and directed by Zack Winokur), along with the Rolston String Quartet.
More info: http://rockportmusic.org/rolston-quartet-and-davone-tines/
May 22, 2pm | Harvard Baccalaureate: To the River Charles
Andy Clark leads Ed Jones (organ) and the Harvard Commencement Choir in my anthem, To the River Charles.
May 20, 6pm | Bloomington Symphony Orchestra: Five-Six-Seven-Eight
Alejandro Gomez-Guillen leads the Bloomginton Symphony in a concert featuring my Five-Six-Seven-Eight alongside Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique” Symphony and other works.
April 23, 8pm | ensemblenewSRQ: Five-Six-Seven-Eight
George Nickson leads the intrepid young ensemble in a program featuring my Five-Six-Seven-Eight alongside works by John Adams and David Dies.
April 13, 8pm | Emmett Rapaport: Variations on a Hebrew Melody
Saxophonist (and former student of mine) Emmett Rapaport gives the world premiere of the newly commissioned “Variations on a Hebrew Melody” for Alto Saxophone and Piano.
March 25, 1pm | Big Ears Festival: Were You There
Davóne Tines and I perform our multimedia music-theater exploration of police brutality, Were You There (co-created and directed by Zack Winokur), along with the Knoxville Symphony Strings.
More info: https://bigearsfestival.org/knoxville-symphony-strings/
February 22, 8pm | CBDNA conference performance: Karnatakamalika
Courtney Snyder leads University of Michigan Concert Band in a performance of Karnatakamalika at the CBDNA North Central regional conference.