On April 11, I will be conducting my work the Distant Wind for clarinet and orchestra as part of the Pomeranian Clarinet Festival being held in Szczecin, Poland. The soloist will be Woytek Mrozek with the Szczecin Philharmonic – Mieczyslaw Karlowicz Memorial Symphony Orchestra. I will also be lecturing at the conservatory and the music academy in Szczecin during my visit as well.
This week the Miami Symphony Orchestra will be premiering a new version of my work Celestial Voices for 2 contrabasses and orchestra. The performances on April 5 and 6 will feature bassists Luis Gomez-Imbert and Jeff Bradetich. This performance is part of my work as composer in residence with the orchestra which includes advising the artistic director Eduardo Marturet as well as creating new works for the orchestra.
I will be diffusing my work la catedral de cristal at the SEAMUS Conference taking place at Wesleyan University in Connecticut on March 29.
I will be participating at the ISCM World Music Days representing the Miami ISCM Chapter at the General Assembly in Slovakia and Vienna November 4 – 15.