in response to HTAM’s open call for conceptual pieces, I composed on the given theme of Vegetable Oil
composed for, and realized by How things are made
Firstly, my piece Akourdaux, is presented by Joey Fox as a part of the concert/lecture “Steel Pan in the Great White North,” November 30 2017 at the University of Akron, Guzzetta Hall, Rm 09, 12 noon
Secondly, my piece In The Forest will be premiered by CCAC Three Rivers Choir for their Winter Concert, December 7 2017 in the auditorium of the Foerster Student Service Center (808 Ridge Ave, PGH) at 7pm. I will be conducting from the piano, and 2 rainsticks will be accompanying as well!
→→→ Audio and pdf score to In The Forest here
Kamratōn, an excellent new music ensemble in Pittsburgh, asked for a red painting. Reddoor provided a background for their concert on November 27 2017 at Irma Freeman Center for Imagination on Penn Ave.