2003-04 Premieres List by composer

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Abril, Mario

Two Songs for Soprano and Orchestra, 23-Oct-03
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
Robert Bernhardt, conductor
Diane Owens, soprano
Commissioned by Chattanooga Symphony & Opera

Adamo, Mark

Harp Concerto, 20-Nov-03
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Dotian Levalier, NSO principal harp
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra

Adamopoulos, Athena

Theme and Dance of the Regiment, 4-Oct-03
Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra
Steven Karidoyanes, conductor

 

TBA, 15-Nov-03
Symphony by the Sea
Jonathan McPhee, conductor
Commissioned by Symphony by the Sea

Adams, John

The Dharma at Big Sur, 24-Oct-03
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic with the Philharmonic Society of Orange County

Adams, Richard

Tandem Voices, 19-Sep-03
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
Raymond Harvey, conductor
Silvia Roederer, piano
Lori Sims, piano
Commissioned by KSO, Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, and Western Michigan University Centennial Committee

Ahnell, Emil

Suite for Orchestra, 24-Jan-04
Owensboro Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Owensboro Symphony Orchestra

Asia, Daniel

TBA, 4-Dec-03
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by Mary Goodman

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Bacalov, Luis

Triple Concerto, 14-Feb-04
Santa Barbara Symphony
Gisèle Ben-Dor, conductor
Luis Bacalov, piano
Nestor Marconi, bandoneon
Soprano TBA

Bach, J.S./Berio, Luciano

Contrapunctus XIX from The Art of Fugue, 30-Jan-04
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor

Balada, Leonardo

Symphony No. 5, "American," 31-Oct-03
Pittsburgh Symphony
Hans Graf, conductor
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony

Balakrishnan, David

TBA, 23-Apr-04
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
John Jorgenson, guitar
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Banfield, William

Structures, 11-Oct-03
Mobile Symphony
Scott Speck, conductor
Andra Bohnet, flute
Tom Morley, violin
Jonathan Clarke, viola
Barbara Gabriel, cello

Commissioned by Mobile Symphony, Mobile Museum of Art, and American Composers Forum

Barsom, Paul

TBA, 3-Apr-04
Altoona Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Altoona Symphony Orchestra

Basler, Paul

TBA, 20-Mar-04
Brevard Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Confessore, conductor
Commissioned by Brevard Symphony Orchestra in celebration of its 50th anniversary season.

Bates, Mason

Icarian Rhapsody , 14-Nov-03
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor

Beavers, Kevin

TBA, 16-May-04
The California Symphony
Barry Jekowsky, conductor
Arioso (chorus)
Commissioned by California Symphony

Beethoven, Ludwig van (arranged by Uri Caine)

Diabelli Variations, Op. 120, 26-Feb-04
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Uri Caine, piano
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

Berenholtz, Jim

The Psalms of Ra (Psalm 104 and Blue Star), 29-Feb-04
San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner, conductor
Viviana Guzman, flute

Bielawa, Lisa

The Right Weather, 27-Feb-04
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by The Helen F. Whitaker Fund

Birtwistle, Harrison

Theseus Game, 5-Dec-03
Alarm Will Sound
Alan Pierson, conductor

Botti, Susan

TBA, 11-Mar-04
The Cleveland Orchestra
Wilson Hermanto, conductor

Bouliane, Denys

Snow is White, but Water is Black, 28-Oct-03
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Commissioned by Canada's National Arts Centre

Bowman, Chris A.

Psalm 150, 13-Dec-03
Santa Ynez Valley Orchestra
Chris A. Bowman, conductor
Santa Ynez Valley Chorale
Commissioned by Santa Ynez Valley Chorale

Brewbaker, Daniel

TBA, 2-Oct-03
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Ron and Carolyn Woodard

Bridge, Frank

Isabella, Symphonic Poem After Keats, 2-Apr-04
American Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein, conductor

Buchanan, Gary Robert

Symphony No. 1, "The Age of Light," 13-Oct-03
The Foundation Orchestra
Gary Robert Buchanan, conductor
Commissioned by Foundation Orchestra Association

Buhr, Glenn

Violin Concerto (revised version), 15-Jan-04
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Stephen Sitarski, violin
Commissioned by Stephen Sitarski

Bunch, Kenji

TBA, 17-Apr-04
Santa Rosa Symphony
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Commissioned by The Magnum Opus project through Meet The Composer

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Cabell, Stephen

Fanfare for Owensboro, 17-Apr-04
Owensboro Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Owensboro Symphony Orchestra

Carastathis, Aris

Partly True, Mostly Fiction, 25-Feb-04
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Commissioned by Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Carter, Elliott

Micomicòn, 15-Jan-04
Boston Symphony Orchestra
James Levine, conductor
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Catan, Daniel

Suite from "Florenica en el Amazonas," 18-Oct-03
Madison Symphony Orchestra
John DeMain, conductor

Chang, Dorothy

Short Stories, 19-Mar-04
Albany (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by New Voices - Albany Symphony Orchestra

Chen Yi

Cello Concerto, 10-Mar-04
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

 

Symphony No. 3, My Musical Journey to America, 18-Mar-04
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Wah and May Lui

Coleman, Dan

Fanfare, 8-Jan-04
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by Mr. and Mrs. George A. Masek

Coleman, Linda Robbins

Lunatics and Lovers, 30-Mar-04
DeKalb Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Anderson, conductor
Commissioned by DeKalb Symphony Orchestra

Corigliano, John

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, 18-Sep-03
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Commissioned by Commissioned by Baltimore Symphony, Dallas Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, and San Francisco Ballet Association

 

Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan, 23-Oct-03
The Minnesota Orchestra
Robert Spano, conductor
Hila Plitmann, soprano
Commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra and Brooklyn Philharmonic

Cumming, Richard

Jubilato: In Memoriam John Browning, 15-Nov-03
Rhode Island Philharmonic
Larry Rachleff, conductor
Commissioned by Rhode Island Philharmonic

Curiale, Joseph

Valley of the Sun, 25-Jan-04
The Phoenix Symphony
Hermann Michael, conductor
Native Spirit Productions, Primavera Folklorico Dance Company, Phoenix Guild Youth Orchestra, Phoenix Children's Chorus
Commissioned by Phoenix Symphony and its collaborating partners through the American Composers Forum's "Continental Harmony" project

Currier, Nathan

Gaian Variations: an oratorio on texts about the Gaia Hypothesis, 25-Apr-04
Brooklyn Philharmonic
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor
New York Virtuoso Singers

Soprano TBA
Marietta Simpson, mezzo
John Aler, tenor
Kevin Mayner, double bass
Emma Tahmizian, piano

D

Daugherty, Michael

Raise the Roof, 16-Oct-03
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Detroit Symphony Orchestra

 

Silent Movies, 15-Nov-03
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
Arie Lipsky, conductor
Steven Ball, theater organ
Commissioned by Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra, Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra, West Shore Symphony Orchestra, Rockford Symphony Orchestra, Michigan Theater

 

Time Machine for Three Conductors and Orchestra, 28-Nov-03
Pittsburgh Symphony
Mariss Jansons, Edward Cumming, Lucas Richman, conductor
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony

 

TBA, 3-Apr-04
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Timothy Russell, conductor
Commissioned by ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

De Ritis, Anthony

Devolution, 19-Mar-04
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor
Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky)
Commissioned by Oakland East Bay Symphony

Debussy, Claude (orch. Holloway)

En blanc et noir, 11-Mar-04
San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

Del Aguila, Miguel

Clarinet Concerto, 8-Nov-03
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
Diane Wittry, conductor
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Commissioned by West Virginia Symphony Orchestra

Delius, Frederick

Two Negro Songs for Chorus and Orchestra, 7-Mar-04
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor

DeMars, James

Violin Concerto, 15-Apr-04
The Phoenix Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Borivoj Martinic-Jercic, violin
Commissioned by Phoenix Symphony

DiDomenica, Robert

Piano Concerto No.2, 22-May-04
Westchester Philharmonic
Paul Lustig Dunkel, conductor
Jon Sakata, piano

Dove, Jonathan

The Valkyrie, 18-Mar-04
Eos Orchestra
Jonathan Sheffer, conductor
Sanford Sylvan, baritone
Linda Pavelka, mezzo-soprano
Commissioned by Birmingham Touring Opera

Dramm, David

Underground Railroad, 19-Feb-04
Albany (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by New Voices - Albany Symphony Orchestra

Dubugnon, Richard

Les Arcanes Symphoniques, 15-Jan-04
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor

Dutilleux, Henri

Sur le même accord, 22-Jan-04
New York Philharmonic
Kurt Masur, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin

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Elias, Gerald

Concerto Grosso, 15-Jan-04
Utah Symphony & Opera
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Commissioned by Utah Symphony

Ellisor, Conni

The Bell Witch, 17-Oct-03
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Ballet

Kathy Chiavola, soprano

Erickson, Kim

Dark Is The Raven's Wing, 14-Nov-03
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Kim Erickson, mezzo-soprano
Commissioned by Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

 

Come With Me To Lunenburg, 14-Nov-03
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Kim Erickson, mezzo-soprano
Commissioned by Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Estacio, John

TBA, 2-Mar-04
Montréal Symphony Orchestra
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

F

Feliciano, Francisco

Five Songs of Rainer Maria Rilke for Baritone, Clarinet and String Orchestra, 1-May-04
Camellia Symphony
Eugene Castillo, conductor
Thomas Buckner, baritone
Mark Ethan Allen, clarinet
Commissioned by Thomas Buckner

Fitz, Richard

Baroque Epigraph (Fuga in C moll), 5-Sep-03
Columbus (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra
Charles Wetherbee, conductor
Commissioned by Columbus Symphony Orchestra

Fleck, Bela and Meyer, Edgar

Concerto for Double Bass and Banjo, 7-Nov-03
The Nashville Symphony
Kenneth Schermerhorn, conductor
Bela Fleck, banjo
Edgar Meyer, double bass
Commissioned by The Nashville Symphony

Francesconi, Luca

Cobalt, Scarlet: Two Colours of Dawn, 20-Nov-03
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Roberto Abbado, conductor

Frank, Gabriela

¡Huifalitay!, 18-Sep-03
Albany (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by New Voices - Albany Symphony Orchestra

Fryxell, David

Angels We, 6-Dec-03
Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra
Kevin R. McMahon, conductor
Commissioned by Illinois Valley Orchestral Association

Fuchs, Kenneth

An American Place, 2-Oct-03
University of Oklahoma Symphony Orchestra
Duilio Dobrin, conductor

G

Galbraith, Nancy

A Festive Violet Pulse, 31-Jan-04
Altoona Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Altoona Symphony Orchestra

Garrop, Stacy

TBA, 13-Oct-03
The Minnesota Orchestra
TBA, conductor
Commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra

Gates, Steven

Among Joshua Trees, 29-Feb-04
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

Golijov, Osvaldo

Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind, 16-Apr-04
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Andreas Delfs, conductor

Goodman, Todd

Fanfare of a New Era, 11-Oct-03
Altoona Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Altoona Symphony Orchestra

Gordon, Michael

Gotham, 27-Feb-04
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
With filmmaker Bill Morrison, visual artist Laurie Olinder, director Bob McGrath
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

 

TBA, 9-May-04
Alarm Will Sound
Alan Pierson, conductor

Goss, Thomas

TBA, March, 2004
Santa Rosa Symphony Young People's Chamber Orchestra
none, conductor
Commissioned by Santa Rosa Symphony Young People's Chamber Orchestra

 

TBA, November, 2003
Santa Rosa Symphony Young People's Chamber Orchestra
none, conductor
Commissioned by Santa Rosa Symphony Young People's Chamber Orchestra

Gruber, HK

Dancing in the Dark, 9-Oct-03
The Cleveland Orchestra
HK Gruber, conductor

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Hagen, Daron

Halo, date TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Hahn, David

Concerto alla Barocco, 15-Nov-03
Owensboro Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
Commissioned by Minneapolis Guitar Quartet

Hailstork, Adolphus

Symphony No. 3, 21-Nov-03
Grand Rapids Symphony
David Lockington, conductor
Commissioned by Grand Rapids Symphony

Harbison, John

TBA, 17-Jun-04
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Richard and Connie Albrecht

Harding, Tayloe

Sacraments from Faith: Concerto for Woodwind Quintet and Orchestra, 2-Nov-03
Valdosta Symphony Orchestra
James Plondke, conductor
Elizabeth Goode, flute
Susan Eischeid, oboe
Jeffrey Olson, clarinet
C. Scott Pool, bassoon
Kristen Johns, horn
Commissioned by Valdosta Symphony Orchestra through consortium of VSO Patrons and Friends

Harnetty, Brian

Now We Are Entangled, 1-Nov-03
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Timothy Russell, conductor
Commissioned by ProMusica Chamber Orchestra and the Greater Columbus Arts Council

Hartke, Stephen

Symphony No. 3, 18-Sep-03
New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Hayes, William

Exodus Suite, 10-Nov-03
Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Edward Benyas, conductor

Henze, Hans Werner

Symphony No. 10, 22-Jan-04
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Simon Rattle, conductor

Hillborg, Anders

Exquisite Corpse, 30-Oct-03
San Francisco Symphony
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Horacio Gutierrez

Hindemith, Paul

Das Nusch-Nuschi, Op. 20, 5-Mar-04
American Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein, conductor
Chorus TBA

Soloists TBA

Hofeldt, William

Angel of the Mountain, 23-Nov-03
Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra
Dr. Gregg Porter, conductor
Commissioned by Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra

Holland, Jonathan

TBA, 11-Oct-03
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Detroit Symphony Orchestra

 

TBA, 30-Apr-04
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Holmès, Augusta

La nuit et l'amour, 10-Feb-04
Montréal Symphony Orchestra
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
Commissioned by Symphony by the Sea

Hundemer, Thomas

TBA, 25-Oct-03
Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Tonu Kalam, conductor
Neil Johnson, photographer
Thelma Jackson, storyteller

Commissioned by Shreveport Symphony Orchestra in honor of the bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase, funded in part by the Louisiana Department of Tourism

I

Iannacone, Anthony

Once Upon a Time: Crosscurrents Remembered, 2-Nov-03
Dearborn Symphony Orchestra
Kypros Markou, conductor

J

Jaffe, Stephen

Cello Concerto, 8-Jan-04
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
David Hardy, NSO principal cello
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Jalbert, Pierre

TBA, 15-May-04
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's "Sound Investment" program

Jones, Samuel

Overture for Organ and Orchestra, 18-Sep-03
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Joseph Adam, organ
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Jeff Sanderson and Mich Mathews

Jones, Stephen

at the exactest point, 8-Jan-04
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

K

Kellogg, Daniel

Jasper and Carnelian, 1-May-04
Santa Barbara Symphony
Gisèle Ben-Dor, conductor

Kernis, Aaron Jay

Concerto for Toy Piano and Chamber Orchestra, 9-Dec-03
Alarm Will Sound
Alan Pierson, conductor
Margaret Leng Tan, toy piano

 

Sarabanda In Memoriam, 26-Feb-04
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Commissioned by Minnesota Commissioning Club for the Orchestra of St. Luke's

Kerzner, Ann Lathan

Adagio from Diary of the Damned, 20-Feb-04
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor

Khalife, Marcel

TBA, 11-Sep-03
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Simon, conductor
KITKA (vocal ensemble)
Zhang Xiao Feng, erhu
Hai Pu, percussion
Omayma Al Khalil, vocalist
Commissioned by San Francisco World Music Festival

Knussen, Oliver

Symphony in One Movement, Op. 5, 6-Nov-03
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Oliver Knussen, conductor

 

Cleveland Pictures, 8-Jan-04
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

 

Violin Concerto, 6-May-04
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Pinchas Zukerman, violin

Kolb, Barbara

Web Spinner, 28-Feb-04
Rhode Island Philharmonic
Larry Rachleff, conductor
Commissioned by Rhode Island Philharmonic

Kritz, Robert

Concerto for Saxophone, 12-Oct-03
Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Edward Benyas, conductor
David Pituch, saxophone

Kyr, Robert

Fanfare, date TBA
Oregon Symphony
TBA, conductor
Commissioned by Oregon Symphony

L

LaFave, Kenneth

Urania: Muse of Astronomy, 19-Feb-04
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by Gini and Gary Gethmann

Lang, David

Percussion Concerto, 8-Apr-04
Eos Orchestra
Jonathan Sheffer, conductor
Evelyn Glennie, percussion

Lense, Miriam

TBA, 9-Nov-03
Etowah Youth Orchestras
Michael R. Gagliardo, conductor
Commissioned by Etowah Youth Orchestras

Leshnoff, Jonathan

Distant Reflections, 6-Sep-03
Columbus (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra
Charles Wetherbee, conductor
Charles Wetherbee, violin
Commissioned by Charles Wetherbee

Levin, Todd

TBA, 11-Dec-03
Albany (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by New Voices - Albany Symphony Orchestra

Levinson, Gerald

TBA, 18-Sep-03
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Commissioned by The Philadelphia Orchestra

Lewis, George

Virtual Concerto, 28-Apr-04
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Lieuwen, Peter

on laughter-silvered wings, 29-Oct-03
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Lim, Liza

Ecstatic Architecture, 28-May-04
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Lindberg, Magnus

TBA , 21-May-04
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic with the Koussevitzky Music Foundation

Liszt, Franz

What is the German Fatherland?, 25-Oct-03
Plano Symphony Orchestra
Hector Guzman, conductor

Lokumbe, Hannibal

Dear Mrs. Parks, 28-Feb-04
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Brazeal Dennard Chorale

Vocal soloists, TBA
Commissioned by Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Lowry, Douglas

Exordium Nobile, 12-Sep-03
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

M

Mahler, Gustav (completed by Rudolf Barshai)

Symphony No. 10, 3-Oct-03
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Barshai, conductor

Marquez, Arturo

TBA, 25-Sep-03
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by The Dietrich Foundation

Marshall, Ingram

TBA , 23-Jan-04
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor
Commissioned by The Magnum Opus Project (privately funded by venture capitalist and violinist Kathryn Gould, and developed and administered by Meet The Composer)

Mason, Dr. Charles

Expressway: A Tribute to Elton B. Stephens, 9-Jan-04
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Richard Westerfield, conductor
Commissioned by Richard Westerfield

Matheson, James

TBA, 23-Apr-04
Albany (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by New Voices - Albany Symphony Orchestra

Matthews, Colin

TBA, 2-Oct-03
San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

McGlaughlin, William

TBA, 23-Oct-03
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
William McGlaughlin, conductor
Commissioned by Howard and Marilyn Steele

McIntyre, Paul

Resquiescat in Pace ("May they rest in Peace"), 22-Sep-03
Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Edward Benyas, conductor
Commissioned by Southern Illinois University

McKenna, Edward

Irish Double Concerto, 5-May-04
Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Dieter Kober, conductor
William Cernota, violoncello
Alan Rostoker, violoncello
Commissioned by Dieter Kober, Chicago Chamber Orchestra

McPhee, Jonathan

TBA, 6-Mar-04
Symphony by the Sea
Jonathan McPhee, conductor
Commissioned by Symphony by the Sea

Montano, Damian

Concerto for Piccolo and Contrabassoon, 1-Apr-04
Houston Symphony
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Cynthia Meyers, piccolo
Jeff Robinson, contrabassoon
Commissioned by Houston Symphony

Montsalvatge, Xavier

Sortilegis, 15-Nov-03
Binghamton Philharmonic
Jose-Luis Novo, conductor

Mueller, Robert

Concertino for Oboe and Orchestra, 24-Apr-04
Fort Smith Symphony
John Jeter, conductor
Theresa Delaplain, oboe
Commissioned by Fort Smith Symphony

Munger, Philip

Piano Concerto, Op. 72, 6-Mar-04
Anchorage Symphony Orchestra
Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor
Juliana Osinchuk, piano
Commissioned by Anchorage Symphony Orchestra Commissioning Club

Musgrave, Thea

Turbulent Landscapes, 1-Apr-04
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Myers, Jeff

Four Movements, 30-May-04
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

Myron, Tom

Katahdin, 20-Sep-03
Portland Symphony Orchestra
Toshiyuki Shimada, conductor
Commissioned by Portland Symphony Orchestra

N

Nodaira, Ichiro

La Corde du Feu (Fire Strings), 21-Jan-04
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
David Tanenbaum, electric guitar

Noon, David

Happy Birthday ProMusica, 10-Jan-04
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Timothy Russell, conductor
Commissioned by ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

Norman, Andrew

Peripheral Visions, 7-Dec-03
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

Nyman, Michael

Violin Concerto, 22-Apr-04
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Mario Venzago, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violin

O

Oliynyk, Yuriy

Concerto No. 3 for Bandura and Orchestra, 25-Oct-03
Camellia Symphony
Eugene Castillo, conductor
Oxana Herasymenko, bandura

Ott, David

TBA, 28-Feb-04
Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
Alfred Savia, conductor
Evansville Philharmonic Chorus
Commissioned by Richard & Rita Eykamp

Oxenvad, Aage

Suite for Strings, 14-Sep-03
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
Dieter Kober, conductor

P

Paulus, Stephen

TBA, 5-Feb-04
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by Patricia O. and Reidar Bjorhovde

 

Concerto for Organ, 1-Apr-04
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Marc Albrecht, conductor
Bradley Hunter Welch, organ
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Peel, John

Symphony, 13-Mar-04
Oregon Symphony
James DePreist, conductor

Pertout, Andrian

Samaqllana (Farewell), 13-Oct-03
The Foundation Orchestra
Gary Robert Buchanan, conductor

Peters, Troy

TBA, 24-Sep-03
Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Commissioned by Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Piazzolla, Astor

Tres Movimientos Sinfonicos, Buenos Aires, 14-Feb-04
Santa Barbara Symphony
Gisèle Ben-Dor, conductor
Luis Bacalov, piano
Nestor Marconi, bandoneon
Soprano TBA

Polk, Sarah Maggie

Convo, 6-Nov-03
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Commissioned by Tucson Symphony Women's Association

Povse, Thomas

Serenade à Magyar, 2-Nov-03
San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner, conductor

Powell, Keith

A Misty Laurel Entrada, 6-Dec-03
Altoona Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Altoona Symphony Orchestra

Price, Joseph

TBA, 10-Oct-03
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Hope Taft, narrator

Prokofiev, Sergei (arr. Joseph Swensen)

Five Pieces, 21-Nov-03
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Joseph Swensen, conductor

Puts, Kevin

TBA, 4-May-04
Marin Symphony
Alasdair Neale, conductor
Commissioned by Magnum Opus Commissioning Project, funded by private patron Kathryn Gould and coordinated by Meet The Composer

R

Reese, Mona Lyn

Little Pieces of My Heart, 28-Mar-04
San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner, conductor
Commissioned by San Jose Chamber Orchestra

Richards, Paul

Symphony No. 1, "Premonitions," 19-Feb-04
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
Fabio Mechetti, conductor
Commissioned by Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra

Rihm, Wolfgang

Reading the Scripts (Das Lesen der Schrift), 8-Apr-04
National Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor

Rorem, Ned

Flute Concerto, 4-Dec-03
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Roberto Abbado, conductor
Jeffrey Khaner, flute
Commissioned by The Philadelphia Orchestra

 

Concerto for Three Mallet Instruments, 27-Mar-04
Madison Symphony Orchestra
John DeMain, conductor
Evelyn Glennie, percussion
Commissioned by Madison Symphony Orchestra and EOS Orchestra

Roter, Bruce Craig

With Courage and Compassion, 26-Oct-03
Carson City Symphony
David C. Bugli, conductor
Commissioned by Carson City Symphony in celebration of its 20th season

Rothman, Philip

TBA, 3-Oct-03
Waterloo/Cedar Falls Symphony
Jason Weinberger, conductor
Commissioned by Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony

Ruders, Poul

TBA, 10-Jun-04
New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor

Ruo, Huang

Omnipresence, 28-Mar-04
Queens Symphony Orchestra
Arthur Fagen, conductor
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Commissioned by Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust and The Greenwall Foundation

S

Salerni, Paul

TBA, 11-Oct-03
Lehigh Valley Chamber Orchestra
Donald Spieth, conductor
Commissioned by Lehigh Valley Chamber Orchestra

Salonen, Esa-Pekka

Wing on Wing, 5-Jun-04
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

Sampson, David

Concerto for Oboe and Strings, 6-Dec-03
Colonial Symphony
Raymond Wojcik, conductor
Richard Foley, oboe

Scearce, J. Mark

With Signs Following, 17-Oct-03
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Ballet
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra and Nashville Ballet

Schickele, Peter

Clarinet Concerto, 10-Jan-04
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Timothy Russell, conductor
Robert Spring, clarinet
Commissioned by ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

Schiff, David

Four Sisters, 29-Jan-04
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Poppen, conductor
Regina Carter, violin

 

Fanfare, date TBA
Oregon Symphony
TBA, conductor
Commissioned by Oregon Symphony

Schifrin, Lalo

Fantasy for Screenplay and Orchestra, 9-Oct-03
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Commissioned by The Mrs. Harold C. Smith Fund for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Schoenfield, Paul

Cello Concerto, 26-Mar-04
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Peter Howard, SPCO principal cello
Commissioned by Paul and Rhoda Redleaf in honor of Peter Howard, who is retiring after his 29th season with The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Schreker, Franz

Symphonic Interlude from Der Schatzgräber, 8-Feb-04
American Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein, conductor

Schwantner, Joseph

New Morning for the World: Daybreak of Freedom (chamber orchestra version), 25-Jan-04
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
Isaiah Jackson, conductor
Peter Gomes, narrator
Commissioned by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

Sekiya, Naomi

Double Guitar Concerto, 21-Jan-04
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Duo Astor, guitars
Commissioned by Berkeley Symphony

Sheffer, Jonathan

Filmusic #1, 13-Nov-03
Eos Orchestra
Jonathan Sheffer, conductor

Sheng, Bright

TBA, 5-Feb-04
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Jane Eaglen, soprano
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Jeff Sanderson and Mich Mathews

Sichel, John

TBA, date TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Sierra, Roberto

Concerto for Violin and Viola, 7-Nov-03
Pittsburgh Symphony
David Zinman, conductor
Andrés Cárdenes, violin
Roberto Diaz, viola
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony and Philadelphia Orchestra

 

Sinfonía No. 1 , 13-Feb-04
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Commissioned by Ruth and John Huss

Singleton, Alvin

TBA, 28-Apr-04
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by The Serge Koussevitzky Foundation in the Library of Congress and American Composers Orchestra

Sirotta, Michael

Meditation on a Tragedy (9/11), 19-Oct-03
Richmond County Orchestra
Alan Aurelia, conductor
Guy Klucsevick, accordion
Joseph Lopolsky, trumpet
Commissioned by Richmond County Orchestra

Skrowaczewski, Stanislaw

Symphony, 2-Oct-03
The Minnesota Orchestra
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, conductor
Commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Commissioning Club

Slatkin, Leonard

TBA, date TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Smith, Greg

Fanfare: Alloy #1, 26-Sep-03
Fort Collins Symphony Orchestra
Wes Kenney, conductor
Commissioned by Fort Collins Symphony Orchestra

 

Mr. Smith's Bowl of Notes, 10-Feb-04
Brevard Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Confessore, conductor
Gregory Smith, narrator
Commissioned by Brevard Symphony Orchestra in celebration of its 50th Anniversary Season - to be premiered at the orchestra's annual Fifth Grade Concerts.

Smith, Kile

TBA, 8-Nov-03
Pottstown Symphony Orchestra
Rosalind Erwin, conductor
Latin Fiesta
Commissioned by Pottstown Symphony Orchestra

Socher, Barry

Variations on Beethoven's Opus 100, 13-Mar-04
Fresno Philharmonic
Theodore Kuchar, conductor
Commissioned by Fresno Philharmonic

Stephenson, James

TBA, 30-Nov-03
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
Isaiah Jackson, conductor
Jeffrey Work, trumpet
Commissioned by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

Stevens, John

Fanfare of Hope, 23-Nov-03
Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra
Randal Swiggum, conductor
Commissioned by Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra

Stock, David

Symphony No. 4, 29-Apr-04
Seattle Symphony
Asher Fisch, conductor
Commissioned by Centennial Commission: Jeff Sanderson and Mich Mathews

 

Cello Concerto, 7-May-04
Pittsburgh Symphony
James Conlon, conductor
Truls Mørk, cello
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony

Stucky, Steven

Second Concerto for Orchestra, 12-Mar-04
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

 

TBA, date TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Suk, Joseph

A Summer's Tale, 12-Feb-04
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, conductor

T

Tamberg, Eino

Festive Music, op. 117, 24-Oct-03
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Tan Dun

TBA, 16-Oct-03
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Tanaka, Karen

Cello Concerto, 16-Mar-04
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Joan Jeanrenaud, cello
Commissioned by Berkeley Symphony

Teie, David

TBA, date TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Thomas, Augusta Read

Tangle, 18-Mar-04
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
David Robertson, conductor
Commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

 

TBA, 6-May-04
National Symphony Orchestra
Mstislav Rostropovich, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra through a grant from Leonard and Elaine Silverstein in honor of Mstislav Rostropovich

Ticheli, Frank

Fanfare, 8-Oct-03
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Torke, Michael

TBA, 18-Oct-03
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor

Toscanini, Arturo (orch. Kevin McMahon)

Toscanini Songs, 26-Oct-03
Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra
Kevin R. McMahon, conductor
Larry Glenn, tenor
Commissioned by Larry Glenn

Turnage, Mark-Anthony

A Quick Blast, 2-Jan-04
New York Philharmonic
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

U

Ueno, Ken

TBA, 16-May-04
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
Isaiah Jackson, conductor
Commissioned by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

V

Villani, Dave

Legacy Fanfare, 28-Feb-04
Altoona Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Altoona Symphony Orchestra

W

Walczyk, Kevin

Fanfare, date TBA
Oregon Symphony
TBA, conductor
Commissioned by Oregon Symphony

Walker, George

Sinfonia No. 3, 16-Jan-04
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Andrey Boreyko, conductor

Walker, Gwyneth

Symphonic Dances, 24-Apr-04
Carson City Symphony
David C. Bugli, conductor
Commissioned by a gift from the composer in celebration of the orchestra's 20th season

Wallace, Stewart

Skvera, Electric Guitar Concerto, 3-Jun-04
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Mark Ribot, electric guitar

Wallin, Rolf

TBA, 4-Mar-04
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor

Warren, George

California Chronicles, 1-May-04
Fresno Philharmonic
Theodore Kuchar, conductor
Commissioned by Fresno Philharmonic

White, Frances

Centre Bridge (dark river), 24-Oct-03
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Jane Glover, conductor

Williams, David

Lost Tales/Imaginary Dances, for orchestra, 14-Nov-03
West Virginia Symphony Orchestra
Grant Cooper, conductor

Williams, John

Soundings, 25-Oct-03
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen and John Williams, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Winstin, Robert Ian

September 11, 2001, 6-Oct-03
Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Edward Benyas, conductor
Robert Allison, trumpet
Commissioned by Southern Illinois University

 

USA National Anthem (Re-harmonized and re-orchestrated), December, 2003
Metropolis Youth Symphony
Robert Ian Winstin, conductor
Commissioned by ERMMedia with Metropolis Youth Symphony & Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra

 

USA National Anthem (Re-harmonized and re-orchestrated), December, 2003
Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra
Robert Ian Winstin, conductor
Commissioned by ERMMedia with Metropolis Youth Symphony & Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra

 

Olympic Music, June, 2004
Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra
Robert Ian Winstin, conductor
Commissioned by Olympic Committee, Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra

 

Goodbye, Brother, October, 2003
Metropolis Youth Symphony
Robert Ian Winstin, conductor
Metropolis Chorus
Commissioned by ERMMedia in partner with Metropolis Youth Symphony & Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra

 

Goodbye, Brother, October, 2003
Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra
Robert Ian Winstin, conductor
Tidewater Chorus
Commissioned by ERMMedia with Metropolis Youth Symphony & Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra

Wolosoff, Bruce

Sinfonia, 7-Sep-03
Columbus (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra
Charles Wetherbee, conductor
Commissioned by Charles Wetherbee/CSO

Woodward, James

TBA, 16-May-04
Etowah Youth Orchestras
Michael R. Gagliardo, conductor
Commissioned by Etowah Youth Orchestras

Woolf, Randall

Women at an Exhibition, 27-Mar-04
Akron Symphony Orchestra
Ya-Hui Wang, conductor
Commissioned by Akron Art Museum, funded by a grant from the American Composers Forum's "Continental Harmony" project

Z

Zhou Long

Two Poems from T'ang, 10-Mar-04
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Zupko, Mischa

TBA, 12-May-04
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe

Rituals, for Percussion and Chamber Orchestra, 6-Mar-04
IRIS Chamber Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor
NEXUS percussion ensemble
Commissioned by IRIS Chamber Orchestra, NEXUS, Kathleen Holt & Stephen Lurie, the Pearl Corporation, and Adams Musical Instruments