Performance of Stealing Thunder with the Purchase Percussion Ensemble of the State University of New York, Dominic Donato, Director and Conductor. Concert will also include Nagoya Marimbas and Drumming Part I by Steve Reich and Plan B by Dominic Donato.
ChamberMusicNY presents American Modern Ensemble in an evening of vocal works by composers who are (or were) percussionists on a program entitled "Voice of Thunder." Concert will feature the world premiere of Summer Songs for soprano and chamber ensemble, featuring Marnie Breckenridge, soprano. Summer Songs was commissioned by The ASCAP Foundation via the Charles Kingsford Fund.
World premiere of Whitman's America for soprano and baritone soloists, chorus and orchestra, featuring the Gulf Coast Symphony, Fort Meyers Symphonic Mastersingers and conducted by Andrew M. Kurtz, Music Director. This work is commissioned by the Gulf Coast Symphony.