I am happy to say I have received two grants from CMA that will allow me to write new music for my group Invocation.
The 2/27/15 performance of John Hollenbeck and the Claudia Quintet +1, is presented by EMIT. The Florida tour is supported by Presenter Consortium for Jazz, a program of Chamber Music America funded through the generosity of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.
Gearing up to go perform the music from Rhizome in Japan for the first time this March!
The Argus Quartet will be heading to Australia to compete as one of eight selected quartets at the 7th Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition. As part of their repertoire, Argus will be bringing their CMA Cassical Commissioning Grant winning piece by Eric Guinivan.
New Thread's 2014/15 season continues with a masterclass on new chamber music at The Peabody Conservatory, the premiere of four compositions in partnership with Music for Contemplation in Brooklyn, and a performance at New England Conservatory’s Composers’ Series.
The brilliant and adventurous pianist and composer Vijay Iyer is a musician who stretches the boundaries of jazz, but has long reached beyond jazz's vocabulary. Iyer's trio makes their SFJAZZ Center debut in support of their new ECM Records release, Break Stuff.
Bat of No Bird Island CD and limited edition LP available here, and batofnobirdisland.com is live!
The 29th Annual Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival May 1-16, 2015 Artists include: Catalyst Quartet, Evan Drachman, Bria Skonberg Quintet, Victor Asuncion, Paul Rosenthal and WindSync.
It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Suzanne Kanner, CAM's figurehead, leader, president, colleague and friend, passed away on February 13, 2015. Her dedication, love and work in the arts will always be remembered.
CAM kicked-off its Sunday House Concert Series with award-winning Josh Wright on piano delighting a full house! Josh was last year's winner of the Heida Hermanns International Competition, among many others, and makes his debut at the Kennedy Center in October!