Performances  
   
     

 

 

"(The New Music Circle All-Stemper- 60th Brithday Concert)

was one of the finest concerts of contemporary music I’d heard in quite some time.

Stemper’s music has matured over the years without losing its mischievousness,

with many of its strongest qualities intact and in bold, sharp relief."

--CULTURE CURRENTS, MAY 2012

Stemper at the piano in the live broadcast on Romanian National Radio of his 2003 Pulitzer Nominee - Secrets of War with the Romanian Radio Orchestra during the"Saptamana Muzicii Contemporane festival, May 2008 in Bucharest...

 

Performing Pierrot Lunaire with the Altgeld Chamber Players

11 April 2008, at a local bar...

 

Street sign outside a Southern Illinois bar, as part of the

offerings during OUTSIDE THE BOX - 2008...

 

Performing A Love Imagine at Teatro de Los Heros in Chihuahua, Mexico...

 

 

Performing Three Pieces for Clarinet and Piano with Eric Mandat during

a duo recital at the "Aula Uniunii Compozitorilor si Muzicologilor din Romania" in Eastern Europe...

 

the premiere of The Persistence of Honor, for cello and chamber orchestra, with the Het Wagenings Orkest 'SONANTE'

with Melvin Mrgolis, Music Director, in the Netherlands...

 

Just after the premiere in the Netherlands...

with Meike Kersten, President of the Wagenings Orkest 'SONANTE', and with Henk Olthuis

(President of the beverages) after the premiere of The Persistence of Honor...

 

St. Louis percussionist, Tom Zirkle, checking his mulit-percussion set up,

before performing Panic 2000...

With tenor Gustavo Flores after the premiere of Sinfonía Colibrí

in Mexico...

 

With Executive Director Barbara Heroux and composers Mark Winges

and Tom Flaherty before a performance of A Brief Message From Makanda, Illinois

by VOLTI in San Francisco...

The same motley group, forever memorialized, advertising a VOLTE concert on the side of a

San Francisco bus!

As Composer In Residence in ESPANIA - trying out the piano in the new recital hall of

Fundacíon Valparaiso in Mojácarm Spain...

 

The Woodstock-like set-up for PANIC 2000, 2304: BETWEEN THE ALLEY AND THE SHOREWOOD SANITORIUM, and the rest of the ALL-STEMPER outdoor concert in the courtyard of the C.C.U. Quinta Gameros - Chihuahua (Pancho Villa's hideout during the Mexican Revolution).

 

The Archaeus Ensemble of Romania - Champions of Modern Music, lead by their dynamic

composer-conductor Music Director, Liviu Danceanu.  They have been in existance for

more than 30 years, and they have commissioned and performed hundreds of

new composition from composers all over the world.

Anca Vartolomei (cello), Rodica Dănceanu (keyboards), Dorin Gliga (oboe), Ion Nedelciu (clarinet),

The Great Şerban Novac (bassoon), Alexandru Matei (percution), Marius Lăcraru (violin),

and Meistro Dănceanu

Before the premiere of War Dance for three dancers and piano at the

Teatro De Heros in MEXICO.

A Performance of AGUA during the XX Vladmir Ussachevsky Festival in the beautiful

Bridges Hall of Music in California.

The dress rehearsal for the premiere of THE SENSATION OF WAKING at Symphony Space

in New York City.

 

 

 


 

•••RECENT HIGHLIGHTS•••

and Beyond

 

====================================================

INSIDE OUTSIDE THE BOX

Retirement concerts at SIU

PERFORMANCES OF TWENTY PIECES, OLD AND NEW

OUTSIDE THE BOX 2014
THE PERSISTENCE OF HONOR

&

The SIU Alma Mater

(arr. F. Stemper)
Southern Illinois Symphony Orchestra

"So Long Stemper"

Edward Benyas, Music Director

7:30 PM

8 April 2014

Shryock Auditorium

Carbondale, IL

•••


All - Stemper Piano Concert

KLAVIERSTUCKE

PIANO SONATA NO. I

SIX LITTLE PIANO PIECES

GLOBAL WARNING

FOUR PIANO PIECES

PIANO SONATA NO. II

Junghwa Lee, piano

3:00 PM

6 April 2014

Old Baptist Foundation Ricital Hall

SIUC Campus - Carbondale

•••

All - Stemper Chamber Music Concert

CONFLUENCE

••••USA PREMIERE••••

STRING TRIO

••••USA PREMIERE••••

CLARINET PIECE

EVENING, MILKING

ROPE

ELECTRIC MUSIC NO. 1

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

PERFORMED BY

Mødërné

AND THE

Altgeld Chamber Players

7:30 PM

5 April 2014

Old Baptist Foundation Ricital Hall

SIUC Campus - Carbondale

•••

 

 

PEACE (for Gordon)

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

performed by

SIU Graduate Clarinet Quartet

7:30 PM

31 March 2014

Altgeld Hall Rm 112

SIUC Campus - Carbondale

•••


ISOLATED CRITERION NO. 2

performed by
Jacob Tews, viola

STRING THEORY:

CONTEMPORARY  WORKS FOR VIOLIN AND VIOLA

with

Erik Rohde, violin

7:30 PM

30 March 2014

Old Baptist Foundation Ricital Hall

SIUC Campus - Carbondale

•••

 

ST. LOUIS

All - Stemper Piano Concert

KLAVIERSTUCKE

PIANO SONATA NO. I

SIX LITTLE PIANO PIECES

GLOBAL WARNING

FOUR PIANO PIECES

PIANO SONATA NO. II

Junghwa Lee, piano

7:30 PM

3 April 2014

The Mildred E. Bastian Center for the Performing Arts St. Louis Community College - Forest Park

•••

 

URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

All - Stemper Piano Concert

KLAVIERSTUCKE

PIANO SONATA NO. I

SIX LITTLE PIANO PIECES

GLOBAL WARNING

FOUR PIANO PIECES

PIANO SONATA NO. II

Junghwa Lee, piano

7:30 PM, 1 April 2014

Music Building Auditorium

The University of Illinois

•••

 

NEW ZEALAND

PIANO SONATA NO. 2

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

Junghwa Lee, piano

7:30 PM

26 March 2014

New Zealand School of Music

Wellington, New Zealand

•••

 

NORTH CAROLINA

VIRGINIA

COLORADO
SO IT GOES

ENSEMBLE

--PASTICHE--

26 March 2014

Christopher Newport University

Newport News, Virginia

25 March 2014

Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

•••

NEW ZEALAND

FOUR PIANO PIECES

KLAVIERSTUCK I

PIANO SONATA NO. 1

GLOBAL WARNING

&

SIX LITTLE PIANO PIECES

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

Junghwa Lee, piano

24 March 2014

University of Waikato

Hamilton, New Zealand

•••

 

AUSTRALIA

All - Stemper Piano Concert

FOUR PIANO PIECES

KLAVIERSTUCKE

PIANO SONATA NO. I

GLOBAL WARNING

&

SIX LITTLE PIANO PIECES

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

Junghwa Lee, piano

2:00 PM

21 March 2014

Monash University

Clayton, Australia

•••

 

 

LOUISIANA
SO IT GOES

ENSEMBLE

--PASTICHE--

30 January 2014

McNease State University

Lake Charles, Louisiana

•••

 

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA

(SEVEN) SEPERATE WAYS

Ansamblul ARCHAEUS
Dorin Gliga – oboi

Ion Nedelciu – clarinet

Şerban Novac – fagot,
Sorin Rotaru – percuţie

Anca Vartolomei – violoncel

Rodica Dănceanu – keyboards

Marius Lăcraru – vioară

Dirijor: Liviu Dănceanu

7:30 PM

5 December 2013

Centrul Naţional de Artă „Tinerimea Română”

Festivalul Internaţional
„MERIDIAN, Zilele SNR-SIMC”

ISCM

Bucureşti, Iaşi, Arad — România

•••

 

 

CHANGCHEN, CHINA
CONFLUENCE

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••


-- M ø d ë r n é --

Danielle Aldach, soprano

Abigail Simoneau, flute — Derek Emch, clarinet

Joel Auringer, bass clarinet

Edward Charity and Petra Bubanja, violins

Jennifer Franklund, viola — Richard Davis, cello

Paul Intravaia, percussion

7 October 2013

Northeast Normal Concert Hall

Changchun, CHINA

•••

 

SHENYANG, CHINA
GLOBAL WARNING

Junghwa Lee - piano

24 April 2013

Shenyang Conservatory of Music

Shenyang, CHINA

•••

Outside the Box Festival

THE SENSATION OF WAKING
-- ALTGELD CHAMBER PLAYERS --

 

Douglas Worthen, flute/picc — Eric Mandat, clarinet, bass clar

Robert Allison - trumpet

Michael Barta, violin — Eric Lenz ,ello — Philip Brown, c.bass

Paul Transue - piano

Christopher Morehouse, conductor

with

Jeff Gavett, baritone

AND

MY BREAKFAST WITH RONALD

Danielle Aldach - soprano

Joel Auringer - clarinet

David Lyons - piano

5 April 2013

Southern Illinois University

•••

Southern Illinois
LUMPY THE SKELETON

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

Quardaphonic Digital Audio — Computer Interaction


Halloween Pops

31 October 2012

Shryock Auditorium

Carbondale, IL

•••

 

Chicago
THE PERSISTENCE OF HONOR

performed by
The New Chicago Chamber Orchestra

Edward Benyas, Music Director

Eric Lenz, 'cello

28 October 2012

Preston Bradley Hall

Chicago Cultural Center

78 East Washington Street

Chicago

•••

 

Missouri
GLOBAL WARNING


Pianist, Junghwa Lee

25 October 2012

Southeastern Missouri University

Cape Girardeau

•••

 

NEW YORK

Stony Brook Music Festival
THE SENSATION OF WAKING


Stony Brook Contemporary

Chamber Players

Eduardo Leandro, Music Director

with

Jeff Gavett, baritone

4 May 2012 - 8:00 P.M.

Staller Center

Stony Brook, New York

•••

France - England - U.S.A.
GLOBAL WARNING

performed by
Pianist, Junghwa Lee

29 April 2012

Balliol Concert Series

Oxford, UK

22 April 2012

Atelier Concert Series

Paris, France

8 April 2012

Outside the Box

New Music Festival

Southern Illinois

7 April 2012

New Music Circle

Kranzberg Center

St. Louis, MO

30 March

2012 Piano Festival

Northeastern University

Oklahoma

•••

Outside the Box - New Music Festival

Southern Illinois
AVUNCULAR

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

for unaccompanied soprano
poetry by
Rodney Jones
World Premiere

by

Lucy Shelton

10 April 2012

7:30 P.M.

OBF Recital Hall

Carbondale, Illinois

•••

MUSIC at 60

All Stemper Program:

THREE PIECES FOR CLARINET AND PIANO

ISOLATED CRITERION #4

BIND I

INDIRECT DISCOURSE

INNER VOICES

GLOBAL WARNING

ROPE

1963


The Altgeld Chamber Players

with

Lucy Shelton, Soprano


8 April 2012
OBF Recital Hall

Carbondale, IL

•••

St. Louis

MUSIC at 60

All Stemper Program:

THREE PIECES FOR CLARINET AND PIANO

ISOLATED CRITERION #4

BIND I

INDIRECT DISCOURSE

INNER VOICES

GLOBAL WARNING

1963

&

ROPE

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

St. Louis NEW MUSIC CIRCLE

INFO
Featuring
The Altgeld Chamber Players

with

Lucy Shelton, Soprano


7 April 2012
Kranzberg Center for the Arts

St. Louis, MO

•••

New York City

The Sensation of Waking
••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

for baritone and chamber ensembble
Commissioned and performed

by the
Stony Brook Contemporary

Chamber Players

Eduardo Leandro, Music Director

11 Novmeber 2011

SYMPHONY SPACE

New York City

10 November 2011

Staller Center

Stony Brook University

•••

Los Angeles & Carbondale

Agua

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

Wind Ensemble and Electro-Acoustic Sounds

3 Novmeber 2011

SIUC Wind Ensemble
Christopher Morehouse, Music Director

18 + 20 Novmeber 2011

Pomona College Wind Ensemble
Graydon Beeks, Music Director


4 February 2012
20th Annual Vladmir Ussachevsky
Computer Music Festival
Thomas Flaherty, Music Director

•••

ESPANIA

Fundación Valparaiso

Mojacar, Almaría

Composer In Residence

May 2011

•••

ST. LOUIS

Panic 2000

for solo percussion and digital audio

performed by
Tom Zirkle
Concert Theater St. Louis College - Forest Park

6 May 2011

•••

Chicago

A Brief Message From Makanda, Illinois

for mixed unaccompanied choir words by

Sen. Paul Simon

Illinois Premiere by
THE SIUC CONCERT CHOIR
Susan Davenport, Artistic Director,

14 April 2011

Symphony Center

Chicago

13 April 2011

Hogland Arts Center

Springfield, IL

•••

Outside the Box

Panic 2000

for solo percussion and digital audio

performed by
Tom Zirkle

Concert Theater St. Louis College - Forest Park


3 April 2011

Outside the Box

Southern Illinois

•••

New York City

by night my mind

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

for four-part choir and piano solo
Prizewinning Composition of the

2010 CANTICORUM VIRTUOSI COMPOSITION COMPETITION

by the
NEW YORK VIRTUOSO SINGERS
Harold Rosenbaum, Artistic Director
Christopher Oldfather, pianoo

at

St. Ignatius of Antioch Church - NYC

20 March 2011

•••

San Francisco

A Brief Message From
Makanda, Illinois

••••USA PREMIERE••••


for mixed , unaccompanied choir
Performed in the San Francisco Bay Area by
VOLTI
Robert Geary - Artistic Director
5 November 2010 - St. John's Episcopal Church, Marin County

6 November - St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley

7 November - St. Mark's Lutheran Church, San Francisco

•••

OUTSIDE THE BOX Festival - 2010

Le Maître Du Marteau

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

by the
ALTGELD CHAMBER PLAYERS
Christopher Morehouse, conductor
Frank stemper, "accordion"

Douglas Worthen, flute/picc.    Eric Mandat, clarinet
Jon Goodman, bass clarinet     Dick Kelley, alto saxophone
Jen Presar, horn   
Chris Combest , tuba

David Lyons, piano    Ron Coulter, percussion

31 March 2010

•••

The Netherlands

The Persistence of Honor
••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

commissioned and premiered

by the
HET WAGENINGS ORKEST 'SONANTE'
Melvin Margolis, Music Director,
to commemorate
their 25th Anniversary

7 November 2009

•••

OUTSIDE THE BOX Festival - 2009

1963
••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

First Performance
by the
ALTGELD CHAMBER PLAYERS
Diane Coloton, mezzo soprano
Douglas Worthen, flute/picc. • Eric Mandat, clarinet/bs. cl.
Michael Barta, violin • Eric Lenz, 'cello
Junghwa Lee, piano • Ron Coulter, percussion

Frank Stemper, conductor

27 March 2009

•••

France and New York

Global Warning
••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

26 February 2008 - Orleans, France

and the

••••USA PREMIERE••••

21 June 2008 - Carnegie Hall
by Junghwa Lee, pianist

 

•••


San Francisco

Isolated Criteria

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••


Four new competition pieces

for the

Klein International String Competition,

10-15 June 2008 in San Francisco.

Listen to Grand Prize Winner, Tessa Lark, perform
Isolated Criterion No. 4

LISTEN

•••

Contemporary Music Week 2008
Bucharest, ROMANIA

Three Pieces for Clarinet and Piano
Eric Mandat, clarinet and Frank Stemper, piano

&

Blue

Frank Stemper, piano

European Premieres

Romanian Composers Union Recital Hall

26 May 2008

Secrets of War

••••EUROPEAN PREMIERE••••

for piano and orchestra
by the

Romanian Radio Orchestra
with Frank Stemper, solist

Broadcast Live on Radio Romania

28 May 2008

•••

Budapest
HUNGARIAN NATIONAL RADIO - BARTOK III
String Trio

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••


by Michael Barta, Meng-Chun Chi and Eric Lenz
Hungarian National Radio - Bartok I

First Performance

Broadcast Live on Hungarian NationalRadio

21 May 2008

•••

Teatro de Los Heros - MEXICO
Sinfonía Colibrí

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••

for tenor (poetry by Octavio Paz)

two guitars - eectric and acoustic, acordion, sax and orchestra

Commissioned by the Mexican Government
Premied by Chihuahua Philharmonic
- Raúl García, Music Director

with Gustavo Flores, tenor

8 June 2007

•••

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
So It Goes

Performed by

PASTICHE

at the

63rd Festival of Contemporary Music, Baton Rouge, LA

26 February 2007

•••

I.S.C.M.

Bucharest, ROMANIA
(Seven) Seperate Ways

Performed by

The Archaeus Ensemble, Liviu Danceanu, Music Director

at the International Society for Contemporary Music

12 December 2006

•••

THE HAPPENING
Calgary, Alberta - CANADA

2304: Between the Alley and the Shorewood Sanitarium

••••CANDIAN PREMIERE••••

Canadian Premiere

by Todd Rewoldt, alto sax and electronics

Festival Canadian Perspectives on New Music

24 February 2006

•••

Dalton Center - Kalamazoo, Michigan

A Love Imagined


Matthew Chellis, tenor
Heidi Louise Williams, piano

18 January 2006

•••

"Nueva Musica de Frank Stemper en Chihuahua"

MEXICO

(Seven} Separate Ways

Four Piano Pieces

War Dance

A Love Imagined

A Brief Message From Makanda, Illinois

••••WORLD PREMIERE••••


All-Stemper Concert

Teatro Des Heros Concert Hall

Performed by members of the Chihuahua Philharmonic,

Frank Stemper - conductor

and the

Belle Artis Chor,

Gustavo Flores - conductor

10 November 2005

•••

Vorarlberg Landeskonservatorium

Feldkirk, AUSTRIA

2304: Between the Alley and the Shorewood Sanitarium

••••EUROPEAN PREMIERE••••
European premiere

by Roland Stillhard, alro sax and electronics

31 January 2005

•••

Cagliari, ITALY

"Festival Spaziomusica"

(Seven} Separate Ways


Performed

by the

Archeus Ensemble, Liviu Danceanu - Music Director

23 November 2004

•••

"Imagine II" Memphis, TN

2304: Between the Alley and the Shorewood Sanitarium


Performed

by Todd Rewoldt, alto sax and electronics

13 November 2004

•••

JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER

Washington, D.C.

Hope

Rock Bottom

and

viola/cello/piano

arrangements of

Lime House Blues & Stella By Starlight


Performed by

CELLIOLAPIA

on the

Milennium Stage

of the

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

8 August 2004

•••

 

PAST HIGHLIGHTS

ROMANIA

Secrets of War

Romanian Premiere at the International Festival of New Music

Performed by the Bacau Philarmonic

Odiu Balan, conductor - Frank Stemper, piano

17 June 2004

&

 (Seven) Separate Ways

Commissioned and Premiered by the Archaeus Ensemble

Liviu Danceanu - Music Director

George Enescu World Music DaysBucharesti, Romania

12 June 2004

•••

MEXICO

Guest Composer

XV FESTIVAL DE MARZO 2004

2304: Between the Alley and the Shorewood Sanitarium

Sax and Computer - Premiered by Dante Bazía

Hit 'Em Again & Let It Go

Performed by Jesús Díaz, Gabriel Peña, Hugo Gutíerrez,
Octavio Maldonado, Fidel Gallegos and José Miguel Carbajal


Panic 2000

percussion and computer - Performed by Fidel Gallegos


Piano Sonata

Performed by Anush Vardanyan

Outdoor Concert of Frank Stemper's Music

In the courtyard of the C. C. U. Quinta Gameros – Chihuahua

26 March 2004

•••

Munich, GERMANY

Modern Rituals for a Primitive Society

Performance by "The Archaeus Ensemble"

27 November 2003

•••

UK

So It Goes (and Goes)

 for flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, piano and percussion

Premiered by The Catalyst Ensemble, at the University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, England

5 November 2003

•••

Indiana University

Hope

for viola and cello

&

Rock Bottom

for viola and piano

Performance by Celliola

20 September 2003

•••

Carbondale

Secrets of War

for piano and orchestra

Performance by The Southern Illinois symphony Orchestra

Eric Mandat, conductor - Frank Stemper, piano

Shryock Auditorium

1 April 2003

•••

Bergamo, ITALY

Modern Rituals for a Primitive Society

Performance by "The Archaeus Ensemble"

at the

Incontri Europei Con La Musica - XXII

7 February 2003

•••

MIDWEST TOUR

Toot tooT

David Greenhoe, trumpet - David Gier, trombone - Shari Roads, piano

University of Kansas

University of Missouri - Kansas City

Univerity of Iowa

etc.

(recorded - BRIDGE)

2002 - 2003

•••

MIDWEST and EAST COAST TOUR

So It Goes

for clarinet, trumpet, piano and percussion

Performed by PASTICHE

Elon University, North Carolina; McNeese State University; Lake Charles,

Louisianna; Lafayette, LA; University of Illinois; Southern Illinois University;

University of Louisville; Louisville, Kentucky; Indiana University; Bloomington,

Indiana; Old Dominion University, Society of Composers, Inc. Region III

Conference Norfolk, Virginia; OBF Recital Hall at SIU, etc.

(Recorded – CENTAUR)

2001-2002

•••

Los Angeles

Hope

for viola and cello

Performed by Celliola

University of California—Los Angeles

California Poly-Technic Institute

Pomona College

Fall 2002

•••

Los Angeles and Chicago

Panic 2000

for percussion and computer

Performed by Kevin Lucas

Vladmir Ussachevsky Computer Music Festival

5 & 8 February 2000

&

Electronic Music at Lewis – 2001 Festival

4 & 5 May 2001

 

•••

Sevilla, SPAIN

Modern Rituals for a Primitive Society

Performance by "The Archaeus Ensemble"

25 May 2000

•••

Shryock Auditorium, Carbondale

On Ferrai Quelque Choses de Toi Si le Petit Couchon ne Te Mange Pas

For soprano and 15 instruments

Performed by the Altgeld Chamber Players

Edward Benyas, conductor

on the

Altgeld Perrforming Artists series

18 March 1998

•••

Alicante, SPAIN

Modern Rituals for a Primitive Society

Performance by "The Archaeus Ensemble"

24 September 1997

•••

University of Michigan

Hope

For viola and cello

Performed by Celliola

18 November 1996

•••

AUSTRIA

Symphony Alesia

 

For Full Orchestra

Performed by the Jugendsinfonierorchester Dornbirn

Guntram Simma, Music Director and Conductor;
Performing Artists Subscription series, Dornbirn Hall, Austria

11 March 1995

•••

1995-96 Eastern European and USA Tour

Modern Rituals for a Primitive Society

Performances

by

The Archaeus Ensemble

Societatea Filarmonica Timisoara Festival of Contemporary Music – 10.25.96

Moldova International Festival of Contemporary Music – 9.30.96

Romania Embassy in Washington D. C. – 2.7.96

Lehman College, New York City – 2.4.96

New York University, NYC – 2.2.96

Columbia University, NYC – 1.31.96

Cleveland State University – 1.28.96

Shryock Auditorium, Carbondale, IL 1.24.96

University of Illinois Composer Forum Concerts – 1.22.96

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee – 1.19.96

George Enescu International Festival -Contemporary Music, Bucharesti – 9.16.95

Saptamina Internationala a Muzicii, Bucharesti – 4.28.95

Bacau International New Music Festival – 4.27.95

•••

NEA

Fellowship Performance

Rural American Sound Bytes

for computers, synthesizers, processors, and six technicians

with AUDIENCE, real-time created synthetic instruments

SPONSORED THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS

Arts In Celebration, '94

1 October 1994

•••

Bregenz, AUSTRIA

Symphony Alesia

for full orchestra

Performed by the

Jugendsinfonierorchester Dornbirn,

Guntram Simma, Music Director and Conductor

Kulturhaus, Dornbirn, Austria – 9.6.93

Egg/Bregenzerwald, Austria – 9.5.93

•••

ROMANIA

Saptamina Internationala A Muzicii Noi – Bucharesti

Morning Dance

Organ Concerto

commissioned for the festival

World Premiere performed by the Orchestra Nationala Radio Buchuresti

with Robert Roubos, organist and Edwin London, conductor

29 May 19/93

•••

AUSTRIA

Viktorsberg International Composers Workshop - 1992

SECOND DIARY

For sax and piano

FOUR PIANO PIECES

Jörg Ortwein, alto saxophone and Frank Stemper, piano

8 August 1992

•••

Viktorsberg International Composers Workshop - 1991

PIANO SONATA

Performed by the composer

THREE PIECES FOR SOLO TRUMPET

Lothar Hilbrand, trumpet

TWO PIECES FOR BABY

Tom Flaherty, cello

VIKTORSBERG

Cynthia Fogg, viola and Tom Flaherty, cello

All performed in the Grand Saal, Kloster Viktorsberg

Viktorsberg, Austria

10 August 1991

•••

LATVIA

Home Again

for brass trio

Performed by the Trio Brassé

at the Riga Conservatory

15 May 1992

•••

San Francisco

Remembering Fire

For soprano, clarinet/bs.cl., violin, and piano

poetry by Rodney Jones

Commissioned and performed by EARPLAY

Cowell Theatre at Fort Mason, San Francisco – 4.16.91

Wyatt Pavilion, University of California at Davis – 4.15.91

 

•••

EUROPE and USA

Touring Performances

Trylongenesis

for concert organ

Performed by Robert Roubos

Highlights

Bregenzer Festspiele, Feldkirch/ Kapelle, Feldkirch, Austria – 7.27.91

Austrian Premiere in Höchst, Austria – 6.7.90

University of Mississippi - Hattiesburg, Frank Marsh Fine Arts Hall – 3.22.90

American Premiere at Shryock Auditorium, Carbondale, Illinois – 2.22.89

Bucharesti Philharmoni, Bucharest, Romania – 5.22.89

Romanian Premiere at Antiel Roman, Bucharest, Romania – 5.20.88

World Premiere at Pannonhalma, Budapest, Hungary – 5.11.88

 

•••

USA Tour

Ever Since That Day

For two pianos

 Commissioned and premiered by Delphin & Romain - Duo Pianists

Highlights

Thiel College, Pleasant Center, Greenville, Pennsylvania – 4.14.91

Genesee Valley Arts Council, Genesee, New York – 4.10.91

Forum A, Jewett Auditorium, Augusta, Maine – 4.7.91

Crossroads Arts Council, Grace Cong. Church, Rutland, Vermont– 4.5.91

Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, Music Hall, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – 3.10.91

John A. Logan College, Carterville, Illinois – 2.10.91

Sun City Fine Arts Society, Sun City, Arizona – 2.4.91

•••

CHICAGO

Clarinet Piece

 

performed by Eric Mandat, solo clarinet

New Music Chicago Festival, South End Music Works, Chicago, Illinois

25 April 1990

•••

LATVIA

Three Pieces for Solo Trumpet

performed by Robert Allison

(World Premiere) Riga Conservatory, Riga, Latvia

15 April 1990

•••

Western Illinois New Music Festival

Piano Sonata

performed by Barbara Farley

19 February 1990

•••

EUROPE & USA

Piano Sonata

 

Commissioned and performed by Charlotte Zelka

University of California at San Diego – 4.23.89

Music From THIS Decade series, Shryock Auditorium, Carbondale– 9.28.88

Merrick Hall, Goucher College - Baltimore, Maryland – 9.27.88

University of California at Santa Barbara – 7.25.88

Laverne University, Los Angeles, California – 5.1.88

Weppel Conservatorium, The Netherlands – 12.7.87

(World Premiere) Klaviersalon Englemier, Vienna, Austria – 11.18.87

 

•••

Carnegie Hall

Dreams

 For woodwind quintet

American Premiere by the Sylvan Winds

16 March 1989

•••

Arts In Celebration ‘88

Hoye's Tributes

 

For wind ensemble

World Premiere by the SIUC Wind Ensemble

Mike Hanes, conductor

Linus Turley Park, Carbondale

1 October

and

9 November 1988

•••

JAPAN

Dreams

 

for woodwind quintet

performed by the Quintette Concorde

Yokohama Minato Mirai Hall

Tokyo

19 October 1988

•••

ROMANIA

Dreams

 

for woodwind quintet

performed by the Quintette Concorde

Live performance Boradcast

Romanian National Radio Theatre

and the

American Library Bucharest, Romania

13 & 15 February 1988

(a year before the overthrow of the Communist Dictatorship

and murder of  Nicolae Ceausescu)

•••

St. Louis

Some Things

 For flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano

Commissioned and Premiered

By

 SYNCHRONIA

Ethical Society Concert Hall & Webster University

25 March and 24 April 1988

•••

East Lansing, Michigan

GUEST COMPOSER

Four Piano Pieces

 

Performance by Ng Wen Lee

at the

9th Annual Symposium of New Music

31 October 1987

 

•••

New York City

Clarinet Piece

 

Performance by Eric Mandat

on the

National Association of Composers – U.S.A. (NACUSA) Concert Series.

18 January 1987

•••

CANADA - Vancouver

Humble Cake

for flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, violin and cello

Canadian Premiere by the UBC New Music Ensemble

Vancouver New Music Festival, British Columbia

17 November 1986

•••

CANADA - Toronto

Clarinet Piece

performed by Eric Mandat

(World Premiere) on the Twenty-first Annual Conference of the American Society of University Composers

with the

Canadian League of Composers &Canadian Music Centre

In

Toronto, Canada.

7 March 1986

•••

 

San Francisco Bay Area

Chameleon

For clarinet, string trio and piano

performed by “Earplay”

First Unitarian Church of San Francisco

4 November 1985

Tressider Oak Lounge, Stanford University, Palo Alto

3 November 1985

 (listed as part of the National activities of the “American Music Week”

•••

 

Los Angeles area

Chameleon

for clarinet, string trio and piano

Premieres by the Almont Ensemble

California State University, San Bernardino

13 May 1984

California State Polytechnic University

11 May 1984

(Recorded: Opus Once, Inc.)

•••

Milwaukee

VOGEL HALL

Seamaster

 For lyric soprano and chamber orchestra

Poetry by Kevin Lynch

World Premiere by the Milwaukee Chamber Orchestra, Marlee Sabo, soprano, Stephen Colburn, conductor

Vogel Hall, Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

13 May 1983

 

••• 

 

Louisiana

Four Piano Pieces

 

Performed by the composer

at the

LSU Festival of Contemporary Music

and the

Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference

Baton Rouge.

26 February 1983

•••

 

THE NETHERLANDS

Violin Concerto

for violin and orchestra

Performed by The Utrecht Conservatorium Orchest

Maria Teofilova, violin

Melvin Margolis, conductor

Utrecht, Holland

10 December 1982

 

---------------------------------------------

 

 

 








.