February 28, 2007

Performed: Stepping Out

JAMES ADLER'S A Winter Triptych for chorus, horn and harp by The Fairfield County Chorale at their "Wint'ry Mix" concert on December 10, 2006, in Norwalk, CT.

ANTONIO BRETT'S Danzon for concert guitar on February 28, 2007, at the Rehearsal Hall in Orlando, FL.

BARBARA BRUSSELL at the closing of Danny's Skylight Cabaret Room in New York City. Selections include various works by Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Sammy Cahn and others.

DONAVEE CHAPPELL at Jungle Red in Minneapolis, MN. He was performing his new songs "I Can Do Bang," "Reconcile" and "You and I."

KATHLEEN FOWLE'S songs from The Journey and The Dream as well as new songs at various venues in Jerusalem, Tiberias and Tel Aviv, Israel in late 2006. She also recently released Chill Out.

BOB LEVY'S "Even Since We Met" by Dane Vannatter at his annual Valentine's Day concert at the Peabody-Essex Museum in Salem, MA. Levy's "Look What New York's Done To Me" was also performed at Helen's in New York City in February 2007.

KEN MALUCELLI'S Fellow Traveler, a choral work, was given its world premiere performances in San Francisco, Berkeley and Santa Rosa, CA, in March 2007. The work was recently commissioned by the Pacific Mozart Ensemble.

ROCHELLE OWENS at LaMama Theatre's Coffee House Chronicles in recognition of her achievements as a pioneer of New York's Off-Off Broadway theatre. The event featured her multimedia play, The Queen of Greece, which was videotaped for the LaMama Archives.

WILLIAM PRICE'S Variations for solo percussion at the Society of Composers, Inc. Region IV Conference in Warrensburg, MO, on February 9, 2007. The work was performed by Michael Sekelsky. Price's Three Short Pieces was performed on March 5, 2007 in the Birmingham Art Music Alliance Electroacoustic Concert in Alabama.

BEHZAD RANJBARAN'S Songs of Eternity by American soprano Renée Fleming with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra at Bass Performance Hall on March 6, 2007.

RAY RIVERA JAZZ TRIO at the Adobe Blues in Staten Island, NY. WYNTON MARSALIS recently played with Ray Rivera.

ASHLEY and ASHTON RUIZ as part of the James Madison High School Choir with the Texas All-State Choir on February 17, 2007.

DAVID SAPERSTEIN'S Duo for vibraphone and piano by Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, during a faculty recital on February 3, 2007.

JIM STEPHENSON'S Fantasie for violin and piano by violinist Jennifer Frautschi and Jodie DeSalvo on piano in Naples, FL, on February 2, 2007. Stephenson also recently received performances of his Concerto for trombone and orchestra. He is the composer-in-residence at Lynn University. He also had numerous performances of his Concerto for cell phone.