Participating composer in the 48-Hour Opera Festival in San Francisco (April 28-30, 2017): Participants conceive, create, rehearse, and perform 10-15 minute operatic pieces within a 48-hour period. The festival brings creative new works to life, fosters cross-disciplinary artistic relationships, and presents great Bay Area artists. Watch Full Moon Bender here.
Pianist Dr. Charles Abramovic performs Two Berlin Preludes on April 8, 2018, "Las americas en concertos": contemporary music from US, Latin America, and South America, Greenwich Music House, New York City.
Dr. Stephanie Rea, flute professor at Murray State University, and Dr. Kurt Gorman, trumpet professor at the University of Tennessee at Martin, have commissioned two new chamber works for trumpet and piano, and flute, trumpet, and piano, to be performed in California with Ciach during the 2018-19 season. Dr. Rea will also perform Kentucky Folk Pieces (2013) for flute and piano with Ciach (date and venue TBA).