2017-18 Premieres and Performances

September 19, 2017
Rhapsodic Sonata
Erika Eckert, viola; Margaret McDonald, piano
Grusin Music Hall, Colorado University
Boulder, CO 

September 20, 2017
Rhapsodic Sonata
Erika Eckert, viola; Margaret McDonald, piano
Dairy Arts Center
Boulder, CO 

October 27, 2017
Declaration
Jordan Roulo, soprano
St. Athanasius Church
Evanston, IL 

November 12, 2017
Voice of the Lake*
Breen Center for the Performing Arts
Cleveland, OH 

December 1, 2017
Shattered Glass
Blue Streak Ensemble
Ludwig Recital Hall, Kent State University 

March 4, 2018
Pulse
Lakeland Civic Orchestra
Rodehorst Performing Arts Center, Lakeland Community College
Kirtland, OH 

May 5, 2018
Sing With The Lark
Chorus Austin
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
Austin, TX

 May 6, 2018
Sing With The Lark
Chorus Austin
St. Paul Lutheran Church
Austin, TX

 May 10, 2018
Pulse
Columbus Symphony Orchestra
Ohio Theatre 

May 16, 2018
Shattered Glass
Columbus Ohio Discovery Ensemble
Short North Stage
Columbus, OH

2016-17 Premieres and Performances

November 1, 2016
Fleeting Images (PREMIERE)
Baryshnikov Arts Center Salon: Dialogues, NYC
Co-presented with Composers Now

January 20 and 22, 2017
Voice of the Lake excerpts
New Opera Works Festival
Cleveland Composers Guild and Cleveland Opera Theater

January 25, 2017
Two Pieces for Viola
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

February 16, 2017
Voice of the Lake excerpts
Toledo Symphony
Young People’s Concerts Series

February 19, 2017
Pluto
Willamette Falls Symphony, OR

February 19, 2017
Lonely Lake
It Is Long Past Dusk

Blue Streak Ensemble
BOP STOP @ The Music Settlement, Cleveland

March 4 and 5, 2017
Pulse
Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, CO

March 18 and 19, 2017
Pluto
Maryland Symphony Orchestra

July 29 and 30, 2017
Whom do you call angel now?
Summerfest
Kansas City

August 20, 2017
Declaration
unSUNG
Los Angeles

2015-16 Premieres and Performances

October 30, 2015
Clair de Lune (arrangement)
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University
St. Paul, MN 

November 1, 2015
Clair de Lune (arrangement)
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Center for the Performing Arts
St. Paul Academy and Summit School
St. Paul, MN 

November 3, 2015
Under the Summer Tree
Vivace Ritmico
*Fleeting Images
(premiere)
Blue Streak Ensemble
Judson Manor
Cleveland, OH

February 14, 2016
Remembrances
Tualatin Valley Symphony
Tualatin Presbyterian Church
Tualatin, OR

February 25, 2016
Demeter Prelude
Through the Haze
Blue Streak Ensemble
Dunham Tavern Museum
Cleveland, OH

 March 8, 2016
Prelude and Toccata
Jennifer Heemstra, pianist
Kolkata Classics
Kolkata, India 

March 9, 2016
*Romp (premiere)
Rhapsodic Sonata
Blue Streak Ensemble
Glidden Hall, Ohio University
Athens, OH

 March 13, 2016
Rhapsodic Sonata
Cleveland Composer’s Guild
Fynette Kulas Hall, Baldwin Wallace Conservatory
Berea, OH

 April 10, 2016
Sonata for Horn and Piano
Kristen Fowler – horn, Nancy Harder – piano
Squires Recital Salon, Virginia Tech 

April 19, 2016
Romp
Blue Streak Ensemble
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning
Firelands Elementary School
Oberlin, OH 

April 23, 2016
Sonata for Horn and Piano
Kristen Fowler – horn, Nancy Harder – piano
Auer Hall, Indiana University 

April 26, 2016
Through the Haze
Shattered Glass
Blue Streak Ensemble
Music Hall
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh 

April 28, 2016
Through the Haze
Shattered Glass
Blue Streak Ensemble
Gantner Concert Hall
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire 

May 8, 2016
Demeter Prelude
Blue Streak Ensemble
Lucy’s Sweet Surrender Bakery
Cleveland, OH 

June 1, 2016
Fleeting Images
Romp
Blue Streak Ensemble
Nighttown
Cleveland, OH 

August 8, 2016
Demeter Prelude
Blue Streak Ensemble
Hospice of the Western Reserve
Cleveland, OH

2014-15 Premieres and Performances

October 1, 2014
Whom do you call angel now?
Chueh-Yu Lai, Seungwon Lee, Han-Wen Yu
Dreamland Concert Hall
Tainan, Taiwan

October 2, 2014
Whom do you call angel now?
Chueh-Yu Lai, Seungwon Lee, Han-Wen Yu
Eslite Spectrum Songyan Performance Hall
Taipei, Taiwan

October 3, 2014
Whom do you call angel now?
Chueh-Yu Lai, Seungwon Lee, Han-Wen Yu
Performing Hall of Tunghai University
Taichung, Taiwan

October 4, 2014
Remembrances
University of Portland Orchestra
Buckley Center Auditorium

November 3, 2014
Trio
counter)induction
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

January 28, 2015
Rhapsody for Orchestra
Caution Ahead – Guard Rail Out
Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra

February 16, 2015
Shattered Glass
Ars Futura
Cleveland State University, Drinko Hall

March 3, 2015
Lonely Lake
American Modern Ensemble
SubCulture NYC

March 7, 2015
Lonely Lake
American Modern Ensemble
Adelphi University

March 15, 2015
Trio
Whom do you call angel now?
Sonata for Horn and Piano

Blue Streak Ensemble
Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Cleveland Heights, OH

April 4, 2015
Skyriding
New Music Works
Samper Recital Hall
Cabrillo College

 

 

2013-2014 Premieres and Performances

September 12, 2013
Speaker, Cleveland Institute of Music
Composition Seminar

September 27, 2013
Pluto
Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra, Elizabeth Schulze, conductor
Ardry Auditorium, Flagstaff, AZ

October 22, 2013
Demeter Prelude
ALIAS String Quartet
Turner Hall, Vanderbilt University

October 31, 2013
Panelist, Maryland Arts Council

November 1, 2013
Panelist, New Jersey State Council

February 17, 2014
Shattered Glass
AURA Contemporary Ensemble
Moores School of Music, University of Houston

February 21, 2014
Pulse (preview)
Texas State Wind Symphony, Dr. Caroline Beatty, conductor
Evans Auditorium, Texas State University, San Marcos

March 13, 2014
Blue Streak Ensemble
Nighttown, Cleveland Heights, OH

March 20, 2014
Pulse (World Premiere)
Texas State University Wind Symphony, Dr. Caroline Beatty, conductor
Southwest Regional Conference of the College Bands Association
Fayeteville, Arkansas

April 17, 2014
Shattered Glass
Inner Voices

Blue Streak Ensemble
Hudson Library and Historical Society, OH

April 21, 2014
Shattered Glass (NY Premiere)
Inner Voices (World Premiere)
Blue Streak Ensemble
Cutting Edge Concerts New Music Festival
Symphony Space, NYC

 

2012-13 Premieres and Performances

Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.
Pulse
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Arild Remmereit, Music Director
Kodak Hall at Eastman School of Music Theatre

March 14, 2013
Residency
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire
Lectures and Seminars in the Department of Composition

April 15, 2013
Prelude and Toccata, World Premiere
American Pianists Asociation's 2013 Finalists' Concert
Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall
Indianapolis, IN

Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.
Remembrances
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Courtney Lewis, Guest Conductor
Kodak Hall at Eastman School of Music Theatre

April 25, 2013
Prelude and Toccata
American Pianists Association
Trinity Church Wall Street
New York, NY

Monday, July 15th, 2013 at 7:00 pm
Blue Streak Ensemble
Nighttown
Cleveland, OH

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 at 8:15 pm
Blue Streak Ensemble
Hoover Auditiorium
Lakeside Chauntauqua
Lakeside, OH

2012 Premieres and Performances

February 22-24, 2012
Mentor Composer Residency with Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
ACO EarShot, New Music Readings
Matthew Kraemer, conductor

March 23-25, 2012
Members of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra recording sessions for:
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Gary Levinson, violin
Ellen Rose, viola

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 5:30PM
RPO to the Max:
Discussion with Composer Margaret Brouwer
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

May 30-June 4, 2012
In residence with the International Viola Congress hosted by Eastman School of Music
Eastman School of Music violists are competing for a chance to perform Rhapsodic Sonata at
Margaret Brouwer's Lecture-Demonstration on Friday, June 1, 2012 at 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Premiere: Caution Ahead - Guard Rail Out
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Arild Remmereit, Music Director
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
Pre-concert talk with Margaret Brouwer at 6:30 pm

Friday, June 1, 2012 at 12:30 p.m.
International Viola Congress
Last spring Eastman School of Music viola students competed for the opportunity to play Brouwer's Rhapsodic Sonata for Viola. The winner of the competition performed at
Margaret Brouwer's Lecture-Demonstration
Eastman School of Music Theatre

Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 8:00 pm
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Arild Remmereit, Music Director
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
Pre-concert talk with Margaret Brouwer at 7:00 pm

September 7, 2012
Iron Composer Competion Judge
Presented by ANALOG arts
Baldwin-Wallace College and WCLV 104.9 FM
http://ironcomposer.org

 

2010-11 Premieres and Performances

October 24, 2010
Path at Sunrise, Masses of Flowers
The Cleveland Women's Orchestra
Bohemian National Hall

November 28, 2010
Path at Sunrise, Masses of Flowers
The Cleveland Women's Orchestra
The Croatian Heritage Museum

November 29, 2010
Path at Sunrise, Masses of Flowers
The Cleveland Women's Orchestra
Judson Manor

May 10, 2011 at 10:00 am
"Daniel and Snakeman"   A Children's Symphonic Drama
CityMusic Cleveland
St. Colman Church, Cleveland, OH

May 11, 2011 at 10:00 am
"Daniel and Snakeman"   A Children's Symphonic Drama
CityMusic Cleveland
Our Lady of the Angels, Cleveland, OH

May 12, 2011 at 10:00 am
"Daniel and Snakeman"   A Children's Symphonic Drama
CityMusic Cleveland
St. Vitus Church, Cleveland, OH

May 13, 2011 at 10:00 am
"Daniel and Snakeman"   A Children's Symphonic Drama
CityMusic Cleveland
Shrine Church of St. Stanislaus, Cleveland, OH

May 14, 2011 at 10:00 am
"Daniel and Snakeman"   A Children's Symphonic Drama
CityMusic Cleveland
Fairmount Presbyterian Church, Cleveland Heights, OH

June 2, 2011
Music by the Lake Concert Series
Blue Streak ensemble
Shattered Glass
Lonely Lake
Sandusky State Theater

June 3, 2011
Spirit of the Lake Concert
Shattered Glass
Lonely Lake
Mixon Hall, Cleveland Institute of Music (by invitation only)

June 11, 2011
Music by the Lake Concert Series
Blue Streak ensemble
Shattered Glass
Lonely Lake
Linwood Park, Vermilion, OH

August 5, 2011
Pulse
Opening Night Concert at Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music
Santa Cruz, California

July 31-August 14, 2011
Cabrillo Festival Composer-in-Residence

August 21, 2011
Music by the Lake Concert Series
Blue Streak ensemble
Shattered Glass
Lonely Lake
Somewhere the Bells...
Huron Boat Basin Amphitheater

August 25, 2011
Music by the Lake Concert Series
Blue Streak ensemble
Shattered Glass
Lonely Lake
Somewhere the Bells...
Medina, OH

October 9, 2011
Remembrances
Canton Symphony Orchestra
Umstattd Performing Arts Hall

November 28-30, 2011
Residency at the College of Creative Studies at the University of California-Santa Barbara

 

2009-10 Premieres and Performances

October 11, 2009 at 3:00 PM
"Whom do you call Angel?"  from Declaration
PANORAMICOS
Hiram College, Hiram, OH

November 22 at 3:00 PM
"Whom do you call Angel?"  from Declaration
PANORAMICOS
St. Paul's Church, Cleveland Heights, OH

January 7, 8 & 9, 2010
Concerto for Viola and Orchestra - PREMIERE PERFORMANCE
Ellen Rose, viola
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Paul Phillips, conductor

Janurary 10, 2010
Trio
Skyriding
Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet
Performed by Voices of Change, a new music ensemble
Dallas, TX

March 27, 2010 at 7:30 PM
Concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra - Michi Wiancko, violin
South Carolina Philharmonic, Morihiko Nakahara, conductor
Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia, SC

April 11, 2010 at 3:30 PM
Path at Sunrise, Masses of Flowers - PREMIERE PERFORMANCE
Cleveland Women's Orchestra, Robert Gonquist, conductor
Made possible by a "Commissioning Music/USA" Award from Meet the Composer

April 17, 2010 at 7:30 PM
Concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra - Michi Wiancko, violin
Columbus Symphony Orchestra, George Del Gobbo
RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, Columbus, GA

 

2008-09 Premieres and Performances

Sunday, September 21, 2008 at 4:00 PM
Shattered Glass - Five/One
Sonata for Horn and Piano - Richard King, horn; Robert Cassidy, piano
Concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra - Domenic Salerni, violin; Christine Hill, piano
Mixon Hall, Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH  44106

January 9, 10 & 11, 2009
Rhapsody for Orchestra - PREMIERE PERFORMANCE
Detroit Symphony Orchestra 

February 17, 2009
Sonata for Horn and Piano - Richard King, horn; Robert Cassidy, piano
Drinko Hall, Cleveland State University
Live broadcast on WCLV 104.9 FM

February 20, 2009;  Friday, 7:30 PM
BREAKDOWN - PREMIERE PERFORMANCE
American Composer's Orchestra
Carnegie's Zankel Hall, New York, NY  

February 22, 2009;  Sunday, 7:30 PM
BREAKDOWN
American Composer's Orchestra
Annenberg Center for the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

April 19, 2009
An Angel's Song, for soprano, viola and piano
Sandra Simon, soprano; Lynne Ramsey, viola
Cleveland Composer's Guild Concert

 
2007-08 Premieres and Performances

February 9th, 2007
Century’s Song- The Ohio All State Orchestra
Columbus OH

February 20th, 2007
Fling -- Premiere Performance
Carpentier Quartet
The Cutting Room, New York NY

March 7, 2007
Mandala - The Hartt Contemporary Players
Millard Auditorium, the Hartt School of Music, West Hartford, CT 

March 25th, 2007; Sunday 5:00 PM
Trio - Verdehr Trio
The Koscuiszko Foundation, New York NY

March 28th, 2007, Wednesday 7:30 PM
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra-Michi Wiancko, Violin, CityMusic Cleveland
Fairmount Presbyterian Church, Cleveland Hts. OH

March 29th, Thursday 2007, 7:30 PM
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra-Michi Wiancko, Violin, CityMusic Cleveland
St. Mary Church, Elyria OH

March 30th, Friday 2007, 8:00 PM
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra-Michi Wiancko, Violin, CityMusic Cleveland
The Andrews School, Willoughby OH

March 31st, Saturday 2007, 8:00 PM
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra-Michi Wiancko, Violin, CityMusic Cleveland
St. Stanislaus, Slavic Village OH

April 1st, Sunday 2007, 7:30 PM
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra-Michi Wiancko, Violin, CityMusic Cleveland
Rocky River Presbyterian Church, Rocky River OH

Wednesday, October 17, 2007, 8:00 PM
The Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, Timothy Russell, guest conductor   
Stardance - PREMIERE PERFORMANCE
Century's Song
Kulas Hall at CIM, 11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 

Wednesday, October 31, 2007, 8:00 PM
Sizzle -  The Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, Carl Topilow Conductor
Kulas Hall at CIM, 11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 

Thursday, November 15, 2007
Trio – Northwestern University Faculty Recital
Steven Cohen, clarinet; Gerardo Ribeiro, violin; Alan Chow, piano
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Friday, November 29, 2007, 8:00 PM
Concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra - Kyung Sun Lee , violin
University of Houston Orchestra, Houston, TX

Monday, December 3, 2007, 7:30 PM
Red Hill Special March - Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony I, Gary Ciepluch, music director
Severance Hall, Cleveland, OH

Thursday, February 7, 2008
Red Hill Special March – Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony, Gary Ciepluch, music director
OMEA Convention PerformanceColumbus, OH 

Tuesday, February 26, 2008, 5:30 PM
Chamber Concerto – Lynda Dembowski, clarinet
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital, Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Stadium Drive, College Park, MD

Tuesday, March 11, 2008, 1:00 PM
Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet , Forthnightly Musical Club Composers Guild Concert
Mixon Hall at The Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH

Monday, April 14, 2008, 8:00 PM
Shattered Glass
Performed by MOSAIC, a New York-based chamber ensemble dedicated to new music.
Presented jointly by CIM and Cleveland State University's 'Cleveland Contemporary Players'
Drinko Recital Hall on the Cleveland State University campus; Cleveland, OH