premieres in november

Eric Ewazen

CANTICUM HONORIS AMICORUM

A Festive Nonet for Brass Ensemble
Dur: 5’
Instr: 3Tpt. 2Hn. 2Tbn. B.Tbn. Tu.(or B.Tbn.)

October 16th, 2014
American Brass Quintet (Kevin Cobb, Louis Hanzlik, trumpets; Eric Reed, French horn; Michael Powell, trombone; John D. Rojak, bass trombone), Ray Mase, trumpet; David Wakefield, French horn; John Elizondo, trombone; Simon Wood, bass trombone
Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Juilliard School, New York, NY

Stacy Garrop

CREATION OF THE WORLD, PT. 1: TERRA NOSTRA

Instr: Soloists; Adult & Children’s Choruses; Perc. Pno. Str.Orch.

November 15th, 16th, 2014
San Francisco Choral Society, Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir, conducted by Robert Geary
Calvary Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

Victoria Bond

HOW LOVELY IS YOUR DWELLING PLACE (PSALM 84)

for chorus and organ

November 21st, 23rd, 2014
choirs of Temple Emanu-El (K. Scott Warren, director) and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine (Kent Tritle, director)
Temple Emanu-El (21st), Cathedral of St. John the Divine (23rd), New York, NY

Chen Yi

THREE DANCES FROM CHINA SOUTH

Dur: 15′
Instr: Erhu, Pipa, Zheng, Dizi

November 21st, 2014
Music From China
Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY

Samuel Jones

FOUR HAIKU

poetry by John Stone
(chamber version)

Dur: 6′
Instr: Mezzo-soprano, Violin, Piano

November 23rd, 2014
TangleTown Trio
Columbia City Theater, Seattle, WA

Jean-Baptiste Robin

CINQ VERSETS SUR LE “VENI CREATOR” [Billaudot]

for organ

November 23rd, 2014
Jean-Baptiste Robin, organ
Woolsey Hall, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Paul Lansky

LET’S TALK PAUL LANSKY

Dur: 5’
Instr: 2Gtr.

November 24th, 2014
David Starobin, Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitars
Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY

…and around the world:

Ondrej Adamek

KÖRPER UND SEELE [Billaudot]

for air machine, choir and orchestra

October 19th, 2014
SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart, SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden, SWR Sinfonieorchester Freiburg, Christoph Grund, air machine, François-Xavier Roth, conductor
Baarsporthalle, Donaueschingen, Germany
Commissioned by SWR (Südwestrundfunk) for Festival Donaueschingen 2014

Fabio Cifariello Ciardi

VOCI VICINE [RAI Trade]

Passion in 4 parts for journalist narrator, video, ensemble and electronics

October 19th, 2014
Gad Lerner, journalist narrator, Ensemble Icarus, conducted by Yoichi Sugiyama
(Angelo Benedetti, sound engineer; Lucia Bova and Valeria Carissimi, pre-recorded harps; Edison Studio, audio/video postproduction)
Festival “Aperto”, Teatro Cavallerizza, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Guillaume Connesson

CYTHÈRE [Billaudot]

for 4 percussionists and orchestra

October 25th, 2014
Quatuor Beat percussion quartet, Orchestre National de Lille, Alexandre Bloch, conductor
Auditorium du nouveau siècle, Lille, France

Laurent Cuniot

LES COULEURS SILENCIEUSES [Billaudot]

Trio for flute, clarinet and piano

November 2nd, 2014
Ensemble Zellig
Château de La Roche-Guyon, France

Laurent Cuniot

JUST BEFORE [Billaudot]

for orchestra

October 24th, 2014
Orchestre d’Auvergne and Ensemble Red Note, Roberto Forés Veses, conductor
Musiques Démesurées Festival, Aberdeen, Scotland

Bertrand Dubedout

ZAZPIAK Z [Billaudot]

for quintet

November 16th, 2014
Ensemble Court Circuit, Jean Deroyer, conductor
Festival Novelum de Saint-Pierre des Cuisines, France

Thierry Escaich

CONCERTO FOR CELLO AND ORCHESTRA [Billaudot]

November 28th, 29th, 2014
Emmanuelle Bertrand, cello
Orchestre de l’Opéra de Rouen, Antony Hermus, conductor
Auditorium du nouveau siècle, Lille, France

Francesco Filidei

MISSA SUPER L’HOMME ARMÉ [RAI Trade]

for percussion (new version)

October 7th, 9th, 2014
Les Cris de Paris, Geoffroy Jourdain, conductor
Palais Universitaire, Strasbourg (7th), Cité de la Musique amphitheater, Paris, France

Lucio Gregoretti

IL PRIMO GIORNO DI SCUOLA [RAI Trade]

joyful musicdrama in one act
text by Giobbe Covatta

October 9th, 2014
Susanne Bungaard, soprano, Giobbe Covatta, narrator
NYKY Ensemble (Andrea Biagini, flute; Michele Bianchini, saxophone; Laura Mancini, percussion; Irene Boschi piano), Lucio Gregoretti, conductor
Teatro Ventridio Basso, Ascoli Piceno, Italy

Georg Friedrich Haas

STRING QUARTET NO. 8 [Universal Edition]

Dur: 22’

October 21st , 2014
JACK Quartet
Stadtcasino, Basel, Switzerland

Mauro Montalbetti

CANTOS DE LOS GRANOS DE ARENA [RAI Trade]

for orchestra


October 3rd, 2014
Real Filarmonìa de Galicia, Jonathan Webb, conductor
Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Commissioned by Real Filarmonìa de Galicia

Mauro Montalbetti

LA NOSTRA RABBIA, INTATTA [RAI Trade]

for electric guitar and percussion

24th October, 2014
Flavio Virzì, electric guitar, Simone Beneventi, percussion
Milano Musica, Auditorium San Fedele, Milan, Italy
Commissioned by Milano Musica

Mario Pagotto

CATALOGUS GALILEII [RAI Trade]

for baritone and ensemble

October 18th, 26th 2014
Virtuoso Soloists of New York
Boston University Recital Hall, MA (18th)
Klavierhaus, Le Parker Meridien, New York, NY (26th)

Mario Pagotto

FLIBBERTIGIBBET [RAI Trade]

for chamber ensemble

October 6th, 2014
Laboratorio di Nuova Musica, Walter Themel, conductor
Festival di Nuova Musica, Sala delle Udienze, Conservatorio J. Tomadini, Udine, Italy

Salvatore Sciarrino

CARNAVAL (nn.1-10) [RAI Trade]

for 5 voices, solo piano and 10 players

October 18th, 2014
Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart, Klangforum Wien, conducted by Ilan Volkov
Donaueschinger Musiktage, Mozart Saal/Donauhallen, Donaueschingen, Germany