To celebrate twenty years of collaboration with composer Philip Glass, I created a program and recording that offers a unique juxtapostion of Glass's newly published etudes with a new generation of younger composers. This recording, produced by Glass's label Orange Mountain Music, features a selection of Glass's etudes with works by N. Lincoln Hanks, Lucas Floyd, Jason Bahr, Ivan Moody, Zack Stanton, and Jonah Gallagher. The sonic result is a breathtaking panorama of the energetic and expressive landscape that is twenty-first century piano music.
Upcoming Performances 2016-2017
|Jan 31||Philip Glass 80th Birthday Celebration Recital
With Mark Clinton, Julie Yoon, John Bailey, Hans Sturm
|UNL Kimball Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Lincoln, NE|
|Mar 2||New Generations CD Release Recital||University of Iowa|
|Mar 9||Featured Performer at Future of Humanities Symposium,||Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE|
|Mar 11||Preparing Your Students for Auditions||Lincoln Music Teachers Association presentation, 11:30am, Lincoln, NE|
|Mar 11||CMS Regional Conference Keynote Address "Reflect, Celebrate, Innovate: A Retrospective on Philip Glass at 80"||Westbrook Recital Hall, UNL, 4:30pm, Lincoln, NE|
|Mar 22||MTNA National Conference, Baltimore's Own Philip Glass Turns Eighty: Exploring the Pedagogical Implications of His New Etudes for Piano||MTNA National Conference, 9:15am Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, MD|
|April 9-16||Orthodox Holy Week, head chanter||Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, Lincoln, NE|
|April 27||Philip Glass Retrospective Recital||Northeastern Illinois University, 3pm, Chicago, IL|
|April 25||"Note the Obvious Differences" with Hyeyung Yoon and Gregory Beaver
works by Pärt, Schubert, and Gershwin
with choreography by Susan Levine Ourada and Hye Won Hwang
|Johnny Carson Theater, 7:30pm, Lincoln, NE|
|Apr 28-30||American Liszt Society Festival||Northwestern University, Evanston, IL|
|May 10||New Generations CD Release Recital||Interlochen Arts Academy, 3:00pm, Interlochen, MI|
|May 19||Paul and April Barnes Studio Recital||Westbrook Recital Hall, UNL, 5pm, Lincoln, NE|
|June 4-11||Chamber Music Institute||UNL, Lincoln, NE|
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