2005-06 Premieres List by composer

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A

Abels, Michael

TBA, 9/23/2005
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra
Josè-Luis Novo, conductor
Commissioned by The Orfeo Alliance of the Patricia and Arthur Edwards Family Foundation

Actor, Lee

Concerto for Timpani and Orchestra, 2/18/2006
Palo Alto Philharmonic
Ann Krinitsky, conductor
Stuart Chafetz, timpani
Commissioned by Palo Alto Philharmonic

Violin Concerto, 4/22/2006
Mission Chamber Orchestra
Emily Ray, conductor
Pip Clarke, violin
Commissioned by Mission Chamber Orchestra

Adams, Richard

TBA, 12/8/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Nathan Myers, baritone
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Adés, Thomas

*Violin Concerto, 2/10/2006
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Thomas Adés, conductor
Anthony Marwood, violin
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association and Berlin Festival

Suite from The Tempest, 2/10/2006
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Thomas Adés, conductor
Cyndia Sieden, soprano
Toby Spence, tenor
Simon Keenlyside, baritone
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association

Adolphe, Bruce

What Dreams May Come?, 12/4/2005
Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
Ignat Solzhenitsyn, conductor

Aguila, Miguel del

Time and Again Barelas, 4/21/2006
New Mexico Symphony Orchestra
Guillermo Figueroa, conductor
New Mexico Symphony Chorus
Soloists TBA
Commissioned by New Mexico Symphony Orchestra in celebration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of the City of Albuquerque

Aldag, Richard

Elegy, 2/17/2006
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Simon, conductor
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Commissioned by San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

Amis, Ken

TBA, 10/2/2005
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
Isaiah Jackson, conductor
Commissioned by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

Anderson, Julian

*Diptych, 3/16/2006
Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor

Andriessen, Louis

*Trilogy of the Last Day, 11/4/2005
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
Tomoko Mukayami, piano and koto

*Racconto dall'Inferno (Tale from the Inferno), 3/24/2006
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor
Cristina Zavalloni, mezzo-soprano

Assad, Clarice

Brazilian Fanfare, 3/24/2006
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
Robert Bernhardt, conductor

B

Balakrishnan, David

TBA, for String Orchestra, 10/14/2005
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Baric, Steven

Fortune and Men's Eyes, 4/27/2006
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Commissioned by Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Baskin, Bernard

Hanukkah Celebration, 12/10/2005
Las Vegas Philharmonic
Harold Weller, conductor
Commissioned by Las Vegas Philharmonic

Bates, Mason

Liquid Interface, 5/21/2006
Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Mason Bates, electronics
Commissioned by Winston-Salem Symphony

Beaser, Robert

TBA, 9/29/2005
Minnesota Orchestra
Mischa Santora, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra Centennial Commission

Beavers, Kevin

TBA, 12/8/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Nathan Myers, baritone
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Bell, Allan Gordon

Symphonies of Earth and Sky, 11/26/2005
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Mario Bernardi, conductor
Commissioned by Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Bermel, Derek

Harmonica, 5/3/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra/Betty Freeman Commission

Bilous, Edward

TBA, 11/11/2005
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Pilobolus Dance Theater
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Boland, Per

In the Twilight of Our Mind, 4/6/06
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
George Thomson, conductor

Buchanan, Gary Robert

Symphony No. 2, 10/4/2005
Foundation Orchestra
Gary Robert Buchanan, conductor
Commissioned by The Andean Explorers Foundation and Ocean Sailing Club

Burgess, Anthony

A Manchester Overture, 10/28/2005
Brown University Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor

C

Caceres, German

*Laconicas II, 5/2/2006
Lamont Symphony Orchestra
Conductor TBA

Caine, Uri

TBA (New work inspired by Mozart), 5/20/2006
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, piano
Commissioned by Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's Sound Investment commissioning club

Campion, Edmund

Practice, 3/17/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Carter, Elliott

Three Illusions for Orchestra, 10/6/2005
Boston Symphony Orchestra
James Levine, conductor
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Chang, Dorothy

Flight, 4/21/2006
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Chen Yi

*Si Ji (Four Seasons), 10/13/2005
Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Commissioned by Roche Commissions, a partnership between The Cleveland Orchestra, the Lucerne Festival, and Carnegie Hall

**Percussion Concerto, 4/1/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Evelyn Glennie, percussion

Chenevert, Marie

Grande Terre Overture, 4/24/2006
Rapides Symphony Orchestra
Joshua Zona, conductor

Child, Peter

TBA, 2/25/2006
New England Philharmonic
Richard Pittman, conductor
Women's Chorus TBA
Commissioned by New England Philharmonic

Adirondack Voices, 4/21/2006
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Chin, Gordon

Double Concerto for Violin and Cello, 2/10/2006
San Diego Symphony
Jahja Ling, conductor
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Felix Fan, cello
Commissioned by Chris and Sue Fan

Chin, Unsuk

*Cantatrix Sopranica, 5/9/2006
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Sinfonietta and St. Polten Festspielhaus

Chowning, John

*Voices, 3/29/06
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor

Clearfield, Andrea

TBA, 3/31/2006
Haddonfield Symphony Orchestra
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Karen Slack, soprano
Commissioned by Astral Artistic Services

Cohen, Fred

Smiling Dennis, 1/28/2006
Colonial Symphony of Morristown
Paul Hostetter, conductor
Dennis Smylie, Bass Clarinet

Coleman, Charles

Red Oak Dawn, 3/23/2006
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Connesson, Guillaume

*Une lueur dans l'age sombre, 10/28/2005
Houston Symphony
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Commissioned by Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Cotton, Jeffery

Flights of Fancy, 1/5/2006
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor

Crockett, Donald

Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra, 10/6/2005
USC Thornton Symphony
Donald Crockett, conductor
Norman Kreiger, piano
Commissioned by the University of Southern California for the 125th anniversary of its founding

Crozier, Daniel

Ballade for Orchestra, 3/2/2006
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
Fabio Mechetti, conductor
Commissioned by Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra -- Fresh Ink: Florida Composers' Competition

Crumb, George

*The Winds of Destiny - Songs of Strife, Love, Mystery and Exultation: A Cycle of American Civil War Songs, Folk Songs and Spirituals for Voice, Percussion Quartet and Amplified Piano [American Songbook IV], 9/17/2005
Orchestra 2001
James Freeman, conductor
Barbara Ann Martin, soprano
Commissioned by Orchestra 2001

Current, Brian

TBA, 10/28/2005
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Mario Venzago, conductor
Commissioned by Barlow Endowment for Music Composition, Brigham Young University

D

Dalbavie, Marc-André

*Piano Concerto, 1/5/2006
Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra, BBC Promenade Concerts, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Danielpour, Richard

Triptych, 5/19/2006
Wheeling Symphony
André Raphel Smith, conductor
Tracie Luck, mezzo-soprano

Dankner, Stephen

Evenings with My Grandfather, 11/11/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Dargomizhsky, Alexander

*Kamennïy Gost (The Stone Guest), Opera in One Act, 6/11/2006
American Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein, conductor

Davies, Paul

Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra, 12/11/2005
California Youth Symphony
Leo Eylar, conductor
Kate Ryder, piano

D'earth, John

TBA, 3/18/2006
Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra
Carl Roskott, conductor
Free Bridge Quintet
Commissioned by Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra

del Tredici, David

TBA (work inspired by Rip Van Winkle), 11/20/2005
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Narrator TBA
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, made possible by a gift from Ann and Tom Friedman

DePue, Wallace

The Bird, Frog and Tree Club, 3/5/2006
Hamilton-Fairfield Symphony
Paul Stanbery, conductor
HFSO Chorale
Mason High School Concert Choir
Soprano TBA
Commissioned by the Hamilton-Fairfield Symphony, on the occasion of Paul Stanbery's 10th Anniversary as music director

Diemecke, Enrique

One-5-0, 9/24/2005
Flint Symphony Orchestra
Enrique Diemecke, conductor
Commissioned by Flint Symphony Orchestra in celebration of the City of Flint Sesquicentennial

Dobbins, Bill

Guitar Concerto, 11/10/2005
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Christopher Seaman, conductor
Nicholas Goluses, guitar
Commissioned by The Hanson Institute for American Music

Dudley, Bruce

TBA, 5/1/2006
Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra
Susan Mullen, conductor
Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra
Commissioned by Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra

E

Ewazen, Eric

Of Sea and Stars, 9/30/2005
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Confessore, conductor
Katherine Porch, soprano

F

Foin, Erika

Everything Changes, 4/29/2006
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Ronald Knudsen, conductor
Commissioned by New Philharmonia Orchestra

Fox, Donal

TBA, 12/8/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Nathan Myers, baritone
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Francis, Ryan Anthony

Axiom, 11/27/2005
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

Frank, Gabriela Lena

TBA, 11/10/2005
Seattle Symphony
Jun Märkl, conductor
Commissioned by ASCAP and Seattle Symphony

G

Galindo, Guillermo

Trade Routes, 11/18/2005
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor
Oakland Symphony Chorus
devorah major, narrator
Commissioned by Oakland East Bay Symphony, with funding provided by The James Irvine Foundation

Gatonska, Michael

Wandering the Moon Nursery, 11/18/2005
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Edward Cumming, conductor
Commissioned by Hartford Symphony Orchestra, with funding from the Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation

Geller, Tim

TBA, 2/19/2006
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
Gunther Schuller, conductor
Commissioned by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston

Gilbertson, Michael

TBA, 10/1/2005
Dubuque Symphony Orchestra
William Intriligator, conductor
Commissioned by Dubuque Symphony Orchestra

Godfrey, Daniel

Jest, 9/16/2005
Syracuse Symphony Orchestra
Daniel Hege, conductor
Commissioned by Guggenheim Fellowship

Golijov, Osvaldo

TBA, 3/15/2006
Boston Symphony Orchestra
David Robertson, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind (new orchestration), 4/22/2006
Santa Rosa Symphony
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Todd Palmer, clarinet
Commissioned by Santa Rosa Symphony, Oakland East Bay Symphony, and Marin Symphony through Meet The Composer's "Magnum Opus" program

Greene, Richard

What if Mozart Played with Bill Monroe?, 9/18/2005
Tehachapi Community Orchestra
David Newby, conductor
Richard Greene, violin
Commissioned by Tehachapi Community Orchestra and the California State Old Time Fiddler's Association

Grigny, Nicholas de

*Livre d'orgue: Recit de tierce en taille, 5/4/2006
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
David Robertson, conductor

Gubaidulina, Sofia

TBA, 2/15/2006
Philadelphia Orchestra
Simon Rattle, conductor
Commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra Association and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

H

Haas, Georg Friedrich

TBA, 3/23/2006
Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

Hagen, Daron

TBA, 5/5/2006
Vermont Youth Orchestra
Troy Peters, conductor
Commissioned by Vermont Youth Orchestra Association

Harbison, John

Canonical: American Songbook, 9/22/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Milosz Songs for Soprano and Orchestra, 2/23/2006
New York Philharmonic
Robert Spano, conductor
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Concerto for Double Bass, 4/1/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Joel Quarrington, double bass
Commissioned by the International Society of Bassists for a consortium of orchestras

*Concerto for Double Bass and Orchestra, 5/5/2006
Houston Symphony
Hans Graf, conductor
Timothy Pitts, double bass
Commissioned by the International Society of Bassists for a consortium of orchestras

Hart, Don

Gospel Cantata, 11/18/2005
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Chamber Orchestra Gospel Choir
Walter Hawkins, voice
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Havergal, Brian

*Symphony No. 32, 11/1/2005
Orange County High School of the Arts Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Russell, conductor

Hecker, Zeke

Symphony No. 1, 2/18/2006
Pioneer Valley Symphony
Paul Phillips, conductor

Heisinger, Brent

EKTA, 10/23/2005
San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner, conductor
David Ward-Steinman, piano
Commissioned by San Jose Chamber Orchestra

Henson-Conant, Deborah

Shades of Green, 11/11/2005
Grand Rapids Symphony
David Lockington, conductor
Grand Rapids Symphony
Deborah Henson-Conant, electric concert harp
Commissioned by Peter M. Wege

Henze, Hans Werner

*Adagio and Fugue, 4/27/2006
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Hétu, Jacques

Variations concertantes, Op. 74, 3/30/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Higdon, Jennifer

Oboe Concerto, 9/9/2005
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Douglas Boyd, conductor
Kathryn Greenbank, oboe
Commissioned by Minnesota Commissioning Club

To the Point, 11/12/2005
Orchestra 2001
James Freeman, conductor

Percussion Concerto, 11/25/2005
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Colin Currie, percussion
Commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra Association, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, and Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Concerto for Trombone, 2/16/2006
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Peter Sullivan, trombone
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Hill, William

Aurora Borealis: Tone Poem for Native American Flute and Orchestra, 11/17/2005
Lamont Symphony Orchestra
Lawrence Golan, conductor
James Pellerite, Native American flute

Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra, 5/12/2006
Colorado Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
William Hill, percussion
Commissioned by Colorado Symphony Orchestra

Hillborg, Anders

TBA, 5/4/2006
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association

Hindemith, Paul

*Piano Concerto for the Left Hand, 10/5/2005
San Francisco Symphony
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
Leon Fleisher, piano

**Piano Concerto, Op. 29 for the Left Hand, 4/1/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Leon Fleisher, piano

Hoffman, Ellen

TBA (a tribute to the late Ed Kelly), 5/19/2006
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Michael Morgan, conductor
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir
Commissioned by Oakland East Bay Symphony

Holland, Jonathan Bailey

TBA (ballet), 6/22/2006
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Conductor TBA
Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Holsapple, Russell

Rapturous Rhapsody, 2/12/2006
Minnesota Youth Symphonies
Manuel Laureano, conductor

Hopkins, James

Gerona, 11/10/2005
USC Thornton Symphony
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by USC Thornton School of Music

Huang Ro

TBA, 3/25/2006
IRIS Chamber Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor
Commissioned by IRIS Chamber Orchestra

Hughes, Curtis

TBA for Primary Duo and Chamber Orchestra, 4/29/2006
Cornell Chamber Orchestra
Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
Sarah Bob, piano
Aaron Trant, percussion
Commissioned by Cornell Chamber Orchestra

Hurwit, Albert

Symphony No. 1, “Remembrance”, 3/5/2006
West Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Richard Chiarappa, conductor

I

Ippolito, Rick

Fanfare and Theme, 5/21/2006
Garden State Philharmonic
Anthony LaGruth, conductor
Commissioned by Anthony LaGruth

Itoh, Takuma

Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra, 5/21/2006
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Shanghai Quartet
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

J

Jalbert, Pierre

TBA, 1/13/2006
Houston Symphony
Hans Graf, conductor
Commissioned by Houston Symphony Society

Jaurena, Raul

*Duo Concertante for Bandoneon and Clarinet, 12/3/2005
Pan American Symphony Orchestra
Sergio Alessandro Buslje, conductor
Raul Jaurena, bandoneon
Betsy Reveal, clarinet

Jin Hi Kim

Eternal Rock II, 3/10/2006
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
Gerry Hemingway, percussion

Jones, Samuel

Tuba Concerto, 1/5/2006
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Christopher Olka, tuba
Commissioned by Seattle Symphony

K

Kazik, James

Concerto for Euphonium and Orchestra, 12/4/2005
Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic
Ulysses S. James, conductor
Danny Helseth, euphonium
Commissioned by Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic

Kechley, David

Images, Interactions, and Incantations: A Symphony in Five Movements, 2/11/2006
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Ronald Knudsen, conductor
Co-commissioned by New England Orchestra Consortium and American Composers Forum

Kellogg, Daniel

TBA (celebrating Benjamin Franklin's 300th birthday), 11/18/2005
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra Association

Kilstofte, Mark

TBA, 5/14/2006
Carolina Youth Symphony
Leslie W. Hicken, conductor
Commissioned by Carolina Youth Symphony to celebrate its 50th anniversary

Kirchner, Leon

TBA, 1/12/2006
Boston Symphony Orchestra
James Levine, conductor
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Korde, Shirish

TBA, 3/10/2006
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
Alberto Almarza, flute

Kulesha, Gary

TBA, 10/6/2005
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Commissioned by National Arts Centre

Kuss, Mark

Concerto for Saxophone and Orchestra, 3/9/2006
New Haven Symphony Orchestra
Jung-Ho Pak, conductor
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
Commissioned by Southern Connecticut State University

Kuster, Kristin

Myrrha, 5/3/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Small Choir TBA
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra/Helen F. Whitaker Fund Commission

L

Lam, Bun Ching

To Poestenkill, 1/20/2006
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Lanier, Sterling S. III

When Wicked Wraithes & Witches Ride the Night Winds, from Soirée for Strings, 10/14/2005
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor

León, Tania

TBA, 12/8/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Nathan Myers, baritone
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Levinson, Gerald

TBA, 5/11/2006
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Olivier Latry, organ
Commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra Association

Levkovich, Alexander

**Isle of a Beautiful Illusion, 4/5/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Jacques Israelievitch, violin
Michael Israelievitch, marimba

Liebermann, Lowell

Piano Concerto No. 3, 5/12/2006
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Jeffrey Biegel, piano

Lieberson, Peter

**Piano Concerto No. 3, 4/5/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Peter Serkin, piano

The World in Flower, 5/25/2006
New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor
New York Choral Artists
Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, mezzo-soprano
Gerald Finley, bass-baritone
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Lindberg, Magnus

TBA, 10/6/2005
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association and Koussevitzky Foundation

Lohrmann, Uwe

Symphonisches Stück (Symphonic Episode), 9/22/2005
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Mario Venzago, conductor
Commissioned by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Louie, Alexina

TBA, 2/22/2006
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Commissioned by National Arts Centre

Ludwig, David

TBA, 9/21/2005
Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Commissioned by Vermont Symphony Orchestra

M

MacDonald, Andrew

War Machine, 11/9/2005
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Mahoney, Shafer

Sparkle, 9/15/2005
Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Orchestration commissioned by the Seattle Symphony

Marinescu, Liviu

Ostinato for Cello and Chamber Orchestra, 3/18/2006
Orchestra 2001
James Freeman, conductor
Ovidiu Marinescu, cello
Commissioned by The Fromm Foundation

Marquez, Arturo

*Danzon Nº 8, 10/22/2005
Pan American Symphony Orchestra
Sergio Alessandro Buslje, conductor

Marsh, Carl

TBA, 2/6/2006
Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra
Susan Mullen, conductor
Commissioned by Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra

Marshall, Christopher

*Chaconne, 2/6/2006
Lamont Symphony Orchestra
Mario Mateus, conductor

Matthews, Colin

*Berceuse for Dresden, 11/25/2005
New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Jan Vogler, cello

McDonald, Marshall and Steve Nelson

Spanish Trail Suite, 2/4/2006
Orchestra of Southern Utah
Xun Sun, conductor
Paiute Tribe drummers and dancers
Commissioned by Orchestra of Southern Utah

McGlaughlin, William

TBA, 10/1/2005
Las Cruces Symphony
Lonnie Klein, conductor
Commissioned by KRWG-FM

McTee, Cindy

TBA, 3/24/2006
Amarillo Symphony
James Setapen, conductor
Commissioned by Amarillo Symphony Guild

Mellits, Marc

TBA, 2/4/2006
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Vadim Repin, violin
Commissioned by the Cheswatyr Commissioning Project

Mendel, Traci

Picnic At The River, 10/25/2005
Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra
Susan Mullen, conductor
Commissioned by Murfreesboro Youth Orchestra

Messina, Justin

TBA, 3/17/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Michelson, Helena

Scintilla One, 4/06/06
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
George Thomson, conductor

Monge, Victor

Guadalquivir Suite, 4/21/2006
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Victor Monge “Serranito”, guitar
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Moody, Amanda and Kurt Rohde

Bitter Harvest, 12/02/05
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra Commission

Moravec, Paul

Fanfare, 9/24/2005
Owensboro Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Palmer, conductor
Commissioned by Owensboro Symphony Orchestra

Morel, François

Passage à l'aube, 1/18/2006
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

N

Na, Hyo-shin

TBA, 3/12/2006
San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Anthony Quartuccio, conductor
Thomas Schulz, piano
Commissioned by San Jose Chamber Orchestra

Nelson, Larry

Clay Songs (chamber orchestra version), 4/22/2006
Orchestra 2001
James Freeman, conductor
Sharla Nafziger, soprano

Nelson, Steve and Marshall McDonald

Spanish Trail Suite, 2/4/2006
Orchestra of Southern Utah
Xun Sun, conductor
Paiute Tribe drummers and dancers
Commissioned by Orchestra of Southern Utah

Newman, Clancy

TBA, 9/25/2005
Haddonfield Symphony Orchestra
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Clancy Newman, cello
Commissioned by Astral Artistic Services

O

O'Connor, Mark

Double Concerto for Violin and Cello (For The Heroes), 3/30/2006
San Diego Symphony
Michael Christie, conductor
Mark O'Connor, violin
Natalie Haas, cello
Co-commissioned by San Diego Symphony, Grand Rapids Symphony, and East Texas Symphony

Ortiz, Gabriela

*Altar de Neon, 6/2/2006
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Simon, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

P

Parker, Philip

TBA, 4/1/2006
The Fort Smith Symphony
John Jeter, conductor
Commissioned by The Fort Smith Symphony

Patterson, Robert G.

Postcards from River City, 5/6/2006
Memphis Symphony Orchestra
David Loebel, conductor

Paulus, Stephen

To Be Certain of the Dawn, 11/18/2005
Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Basilica Cathedral Choir and Cathedral Choristers
Norah Long, soprano
Christina Baldwin, mezzo-soprano
Norman Reinhardt, tenor
Tim Krol, baritone
Minnesota Orchestra Centennial Commission

Pautza, Sabin

TBA, 11/19/2005
Garden State Philharmonic
Anthony LaGruth, conductor
Commissioned by Anthony LaGruth and the Garden State Philharmonic

Pawelek, Nathan

The Stensland Symphony, 3/11/2006
South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
Delta David Gier, conductor
Commissioned by Vern and Ronda Stensland

Peck, Russell

UltraAmericana, 11/20/2005
Greensboro Symphony Youth Orchestra
Bruce Kiesling, conductor

Peel, John

Sinfonia Romanza, 10/23/2005
Oregon Symphony
James DePreist, conductor

Peterson, Russell

Between Two Cultures, 9/24/2005
Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra
Bernard Rubenstein, conductor
Commissioned by Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra

Pickard, John

*The Flight of Icarus, 1/4/2006
San Francisco Symphony
Mark Wigglesworth, conductor
Lang Lang, piano

Pope, Conrad

Purple Prose, 4/7/2006
Spokane Symphony
Eckart Preu, conductor
Commissioned by Spokane Symphony

Pound, Robert

Irrational Exuberance, 11/3/2005
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Michael Morgan, conductor
Commissioned by Michael Morgan

Prangcharoen, Narong

TBA, 11/30/2005
Orange County's Pacific Symphony
Carl St. Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Praulins, Ugis

*Te Deum Laudamus, 1/21/2006
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
Raymond Harvey, conductor
Kalamazoo Bach Festival Chorus
Soloists TBA

Puts, Kevin

Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra, 4/6/2006
Orange County's Pacific Symphony
Carl St. Clair, conductor
Evelyn Glennie, percussion

Sinfonia concertante for Five Solo Instruments and Orchestra, 4/20/2006
Minnesota Orchestra
Roberto Minczuk, conductor
Beth Rapier, cello
Barbara Leibundguth, flute
John Snow, oboe
Mark Kelley, bassoon
Sarah Kwak, violin
Minnesota Orchestra Centennial Commission

R

Raheb, Jeff

Akita Mani Yo for Chamber Orchestra, 9/23/2005
South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
Delta David Gier, conductor
South Dakota Symphony Chamber Orchestra
Commissioned by South Dakota Symphony Orchestra

Rea, John

Figures hâtives for Violin and Orchestra, 5/9/2006
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Yoav Talmi, conductor
Richard Roberts, violin
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Richman, Lucas

Concerto for Oboe, 2/16/2006
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

The Healer: Percussion Concerto, 3/23/2006
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Lucas Richman, conductor
Timothy Adams, percussion
Commissioned by Knoxville Symphony Orchestra

Salutation No. 3, 5/6/2006
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Lucas Richman, conductor
Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra

Rihm, Wolfgang

*Verwandlung, 3/2/2006
San Francisco Symphony
Ingo Metzmacher, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone

Rihner, Michael

New Orleans Suite, 12/10/2005
Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestra
John Fairlie, conductor
Commissioned by Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestra

Rodriguez, Robert X.

Musical Dice Game, 4/20/2006
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Rohde, Kurt

TBA, 12/30/2005
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Simon, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

Rohde, Kurt and Amanda Moody

Bitter Harvest, 12/02/05
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra Commission

Rolnick, Neil

Concerto for Violin, Electronics, and Orchestra, 3/17/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Todd Reynolds, violin
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Roskott, Carl

Fantasia on "Amazing Grace" for Trombone and Orchestra, 10/1/2005
Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra
Carl Roskott, conductor
Haim Avitsur, trombone
Commissioned by Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra

Roumain, Daniel Bernard

Buttons - Concerto for Laptop, Narrator, and Chamber Orchestra, 3/17/2006
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Ryuichi Sakamoto, laptop
Bill T. Jones, narrrator
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Rovan, Joseph

TBA, 12/1/2005
Brown University Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor
alto saxophonist TBA

S

Saegusa, Shigeaki

*Cantata Tengai, 1/2/2006
Honolulu Symphony
Naoto Otomo, conductor
Roppongi Japanese Men's Chorus
Honolulu Symphony Chorus

Salinas, Arturo

*Danzas Peregrinas, 4/22/2006
Symphony of Southeast Texas
Christopher Zimmerman, conductor
Scott Hill, guitar
Carlos Boltes, charango/viola
Gonzalo Cortes, pan flute/quena

Santos, Erik

Sun Road: Five Symphonic Dances for Orchestra, 3/4/2006
Bozeman Symphony
Matthew Savery, conductor
Commissioned by Bozeman Symphony

Schelle, Michael

TBA - for Albuquerque Youth Symphony, 4/23/2006
Albuquerque Youth Symphony
Amir Kats, conductor
Commissioned by Albuquerque Youth Symphony

TBA - for Albuquerque Youth Symphony, 4/23/2006
Albuquerque Youth Symphony
Sayra Siverson, conductor
Commissioned by Albuquerque Youth Symphony

TBA - for Albuquerque Junior Symphony, 4/23/2006
Albuquerque Youth Symphony
Byron Herrington and Ron Teare, conductors
Commissioned by Albuquerque Youth Symphony

TBA - for Albuquerque Junior Orchestra, 4/23/2006
Albuquerque Youth Symphony
Amir Kats and Marie Robertson, conductors
Commissioned by Albuquerque Youth Symphony

TBA - for Albuquerque Junior String Orchestra, 4/23/2006
Albuquerque Youth Symphony
Gloria Velasco, conductor
Commissioned by Albuquerque Youth Symphony

Schipizky, Frederick

Late Night in Central Park, 11/12/2005
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Tania Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Schmidt, Heather

Piano Concerto No. 4: Phoenix Ascending, 11/26/2005
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Mario Bernardi, conductor
Commissioned by Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Petra: The Awakening of Myth, 3/2/2006
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Geoffrey Moull, conductor
Commissioned by Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Schoeck, Othmar

*Nachhall, Op. 70, 5/21/2006
American Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein, conductor

Schwantner, Joseph

Morning's Embrace, 2/23/2006
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, supported in part by a gift from Frank and Geryl Pearl

Sculthorpe, Peter

Quamby, 5/6/2006
Fresno Philharmonic
Theodore Kuchar, conductor
William Barton, didjeridu

Serebrier, José

Symphony No. 3: Symphonie Mystique, 11/11/2005
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Sheng, Bright

TBA, (based on the signs of the Chinese zodiac), 2/23/2006
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra Association

Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra, 5/19/2006
New West Symphony
Boris Brott, conductor
Gary Ginstling, clarinet
Commissioned by New West Symphony

Sierra, Roberto

Symphony No. 3, 9/16/2005
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Commissioned by The Joyce Foundation

Missa Latina, 2/2/2006
National Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Choral Arts Society of Washington
Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano
Nathaniel Webster, baritone
Commissioned by the National Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, music director, and the Choral Arts Society of Washington, D.C., Norman Scribner, Music Director, through a generous gift from the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund

Stanbery, Paul

Grand Doxology, 9/25/2005
Hamilton-Fairfield Symphony
Paul Stanbery, conductor
Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir of Hamilton
HFSO Chorale
Clem Burton, organ
Commissioned by the Presbyterian Church

Stephens, Tim

Nocturne for Small Orchestra, 2/24/2006
Portland's Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Huw Edwards, conductor

T

Tan, Su Lian

TBA, 1/29/2006
Vermont Youth Orchestra
Troy Peters, conductor
Commissioned by Vermont Youth Orchestra Association

Tanguy, Eric

*Adagio, 3/1/2006
Orange County High School of the Arts Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Russell, conductor

TBA

FOA 2005 International Composers' Competition, 10/4/2005
Foundation Orchestra
Gary Robert Buchanan, conductor

Teie, David

Cello Concerto, 11/15/2005
Anchorage Symphony Orchestra
Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor
David Teie, cello
Commissioned by Anchorage Symphony Orchestra's commissioning club, Musica Nova

Thomas, Augusta Read

Shakin', 2/24/2006
Memphis Symphony Orchestra
David Loebel, conductor
Commissioned by Memphis Symphony Orchestra and the Music Librarians' Association

Torke, Michael

Suite from The Italian Straw Hat, 9/16/2005
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor

Four Proverbs, 11/11/2005
American Composers Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

My Father’s Waltz, 5/20/2006
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Torres, Omar

Concierto de Tango para Piano y Orquesta, 12/3/2005
Pan American Symphony Orchestra
Sergio Alessandro Buslje, conductor
Octavio Brunetti, piano

Tower, Joan

Made in America, 10/2/2005
Glens Falls Symphony Orchestra
Charles Peltz, conductor
Commissioned by Ford Made in America

Purple Rhapsody, 11/4/2005
Omaha Symphony
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Paul Neubauer, viola
Commissioned by Omaha Symphony, Kansas City Symphony, Buffalo Philharmonic, Peninsula Music Festival, Chautauqua Institution, and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra with support from the Koussevitzky Music Foundation

TBA, 5/6/2006
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Commissioned by Meet The Composer/Commission USA

Tramontozzi, Stephen

Choir Boxes, 4/6/06
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
George Thomson, conductor

Tsontakis, George

Piano Concerto, 9/15/2005
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra

V

Vali, Reza

Concerto for Persian Ney and Orchestra: Toward that Endless Plain, 3/10/2006
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
Khosro Soltani, ney

The Being of Love, 5/12/2006
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Manfred Honeck, conductor
Michelle DeYoung, soprano
Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

W

Wachner, Julian

*Organ Concerto, 4/1/2006
New Haven Symphony Orchestra
Gerald Steichen, conductor
Julian Wachner, organ
Commissioned by New Haven Symphony

Wagner, Melinda

**Extremity of Sky, 3/30/2006
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Walczyk, Kevin

TBA, 10/8/2005
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Salvador Brotons, conductor

Walker, George

Hoopla, 11/19/2005
Las Vegas Philharmonic
Harold Weller, conductor
Las Vegas Centennial Commission

Warshaw, Dalit

TBA, 4/21/2006
Grand Rapids Symphony
David Lockington, conductor
North American Choral Company
Commissioned by Grand Rapids Symphony

Welcher, Dan

Jackpot: A Celebratory Overture for Large Orchestra, 9/17/2005
Las Vegas Philharmonic
Harold Weller, conductor
Las Vegas Centennial Commission

Winges, Mark

TBA, 4/6/06
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra
George Thomson, conductor

Womack, Donald Reid

Concerto for Koto and Shakuhachi, 1/6/2006
Honolulu Symphony
Naoto Otomo, conductor
Reiko Kimura, koto
Seizan Sakata, shakuhachi

Woods, Michael

Places of Light, 12/8/2005
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Albany Symphony Orchestra

Y

Yarnell, Carolyn

Gold Country, 3/18/2006
Albany Symphony Orchestra
David Alan Miller, conductor

Z

Zare, Roger

The Other Rainbow, 2/26/2006
New York Youth Symphony
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony

Zhou Long

TBA, 9/30/2005
Kansas City Symphony
Michael Stern, conductor
Commissioned by Kansas City Symphony