Shem Guibbory and Rex Benincasa will be performing Slowly She Turned at Bennington College March 17 and in Brooklyn at the Old Stone House on May 22
I've written a song for a program that will be presented by the formidable Lyric Fest of Philadelphia called Dear March -- Come In -- American Women Poets in Song. It will be performed by the soprano Keira Duffy. The dates are:
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 7:30 pm Bryn Mawr College, Goodhart Hall, The Music Room
March 30, 2014 at 3pm at The Academy of Vocal Arts, Philadelphia
July 13, 2014 Westminster Choir College, Princeton, NJ
Here's a link for more information and tickets
April 7-10th I will be in residence at the Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, CT where the girls chorus will be premiering a new commission Bobobo, which is based on a traditional song from Ghana
May 14th I will be curating a concert as part of the Tribeca New Music Festival at the Cell Theatre in NYC, where two pieces of mine will be performed.
In the coming year I'll be working on a number of new pieces including - Veronica, an evening length piece for former Kronos Quartet cellist Jeffrey Zeigler and the projection artists Sandra Gibson and Luis Recoder; two pieces for mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, one with the Romero Guitar Quartet and one with the chorus VocalEssence; and a song for soprano Christine Brewer.