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"Lost Jewelry" at Spectrum

The fabulous Nina Berman and Steven Beck will be performing my song "Lost Jewelry" – a setting of Hilda Raz's poem – along with music by Milton Babbitt and Roger Stubblefield on Sat Mar 18, 2017 at Spectrum, 121 Ludlow St, New York, NY, 7:00pm.


FEB 10, 2017
Elliott Carter Studies
Now in paperback.


JUN 26, 2016
What Next?
A longer version of my essay "Sense and Sensibility: Music on Stage in What Next?" is out in the collection In Search of the "Great American Opera": Tendenzen des amerikanischen Musiktheaters, edited by Frédéric Döhl and Gregor Herzfeld, available from Waxmann.


APR 8, 2016
Piano Quartet performance
I'll be a guest on the Mannes Faculty Composers concert on Wed. April 13, 2016 at 5:00pm at the Mannes Concert Hall, 55 W 13 Street, New York, NY. A terrific group of Mannes students and alumni will be performing my Piano Quartet along with pieces by David Loeb, Lowell Liebermann, and a world premiere by Robert Cuckson. All are invited!

MAR 15, 2016
Elliott Carter Studies Online
The first issue of Elliott Carter Studies Online is out, with contributions by Joe Barron, Richard Derby, Jake Johnson, Andrew Mead, Jeff Nichols, Nancy Yunhwa Rao, and Helen C. Thomas. Check it out at studies.elliottcarter.org.

JAN 23, 2016
Visiting Scholar at Mannes
I've been asked to be the first Visiting Scholar at the Mannes School of Music at The New School for the Spring semester 2016. I'll be giving a talk on my Elliott Carter research and presenting some of my own music as well.
Like Minds performances
Daniel Lippel - guitar
Monday, February 1, 2016, 7:00pm
New Music Series at William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ
Thursday, January 28, 2016, 12:30pm
Midday Artist Series at William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ

JAN 7, 2016
Like Minds performance
Daniel Lippel - guitar
Sunday, January 10, 2016, 8:00pm
Frequency Series at Constellation, curated by Peter Margasak
3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL

OCT 5, 2015
Like Minds performance
Daniel Lippel - guitar
Sunday, October 11, 2015, 7:00pm
Spectrum NYC, 121 Ludlow Street, New York, NY

FEB 17, 2015
Like Minds performance
Daniel Lippel - guitar
Outside the Box Festival
University of Southern Illinois Carbondale
Thursday, April 2, 2015, 7:30pm
Like Minds performance
Daniel Lippel - guitar
Spectrum NYC, 121 Ludlow Street, New York, NY
Thursday, March 29, 2015, 5:00pm
Like Minds performance
World premiere of Like Minds for guitar and two-channel audio, written for the wonderful guitarist Daniel Lippel
Midday Artists Series, Shea Center at William Paterson University
Thursday, March 12, 2015, 12:30pm

AUG 20, 2014
What Next?
My essay "Sense and Sensibility: Music on Stage in What Next?" is out in the Summer 2014 issue of The Chicago Review.


OCT 13, 2014
Teleplay II performance
August 21, 2014, 7:30 PM
Birmingham New Music Festival 2014 – Opening Concert
Moonlight on the Mountain, 585 Shades Crest Road, Birmingham, AL
60x60 (2012) 10th International Mix

APR 16, 2014
Talk at Juilliard
I'll be giving a talk on Elliott Carter's late music at the Juilliard Graduate Forum on Tues. Apr. 22 at 5pm in Morse Recital Hall.

JAN 24, 2014
Like Minds
Very pleased to announce a new piece: Like Minds for guitar and two-channel audio, written for the wonderful guitarist Daniel Lippel. Thanks for your patience Dan!
Teleplay II performance
January 29, 2014, 8:00 PM
Gerald R. Daniel Recital Hall, Long Beach, CA
60x60 (2012) 10th International Mix
Teleplay II performance
January 29, 2014, 8:00 PM
Earlids Sound Festival at The New School
Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix

NOV 15, 2013
Teleplay II performance
Big Apple Bytes
November 15, 2013, 4:30 PM
Ives Hall, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix

NOV 12, 2013
Elliott Carter Studies review
by Mark Sealey on ClassicalNet.

"...a collection of over a dozen expertly-wrought essays amounting to a highly useful in-depth survey and summary of Carter's achievement."


NOV 1, 2013
Teleplay II selected
for the 60x60 (2012) 10th Annual International Mix
Electronic Music Midwest Festival
October 24, 2013, 8:00 PM
Performing Arts Center, Kansas City, KS Community College

SEP 20, 2013
Teleplay II performance
September 23, 2013, 8:00 PM, Clarke Recital Hall, Frost School of Music, University of Miami, 60x60 (2012) Presenters Mix

AUG 29, 2013
Elliott Carter Studies review
by Laura Emmery in Twentieth-Century Music 10, no. 2 (September, 2013).

"Elliott Carter Studies is an extraordinary volume and a vital contribution to Carter scholarship."


AUG 9, 2013
Elliott Carter Studies review
by Edward Jurkowski in Music Library Association Notes, September, 2013.

"In sum, this is a most valuable addition to the growing body of Elliott Carter literature."


MAY 27, 2013
Teleplay II performance
May 31, 2013, Webster University Film Series, Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood, St. Louis, MO, 60x60 (2012) Presenters Mix

MAY 18, 2013
Elliott Carter tribute concert at Juilliard
Wed. May 22, 2013, 5pm, Peter Jay Sharp Theater (155 West 65th Street). NY premiere of Carter's song cycle What Are Years (poems by Marianne Moore), along with Mad Regales (poems by John Ashbery), and a few surprises. Pick up an invitation on my Facebook page or Twitter feed and RSVP so you won't have to wait in line on the day of the show.

 

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