2006-07 Premieres List by orchestra

The list includes names of the works, the orchestras premiering them, scheduled premiere dates, conductors, commissioning parties, and soloists. U.S. premieres are designated with an asterisk(*), Canadian premieres with a double asterisk(**); all others are world premieres. Titles and names not provided by the orchestras in the survey are designated TBA.

World, U.S., and Canadian premieres scheduled for the 2003-04 season, as compiled from the annual SYMPHONY survey, listed by orchestra

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y


A

Albany Symphony Orchestra

Antonioni, Francesco, Violin Concerto
9/28/06
David Alan Miller, conductor
Lorenza Borrani, violin

Beavers, Kevin, Roscoe: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
4/20/07
David Alan Miller, conductor
Colin Jacobsen, violin

Child, Peter, Fairy Tales for Narrator and Orchestra
4/24/07
David Alan Miller, conductor
Soloist TBA
Commission made possible through the Music Alive Extended Residencies program

Kritsotakis, Kostis, Images of Odysseus
2/15/07
David Alan Miller, conductor
Mario Frangoulis, tenor

Liaropoulos, Panos, The Song of Orpheus
2/15/06
David Alan Miller, conductor

Sawyer, Philip, The Gale of Life
11/10/06
David Lockington, conductor

Yarnell, Carolyn, Yosemite and the Range of Light
5/31/07
David Alan Miller, conductor
Commission made possible through the Music Alive Extended Residencies program

American Composers Orchestra

Bermel, Derek, TBA
11/16/2006
Stephen Sloane, conductor
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Commissioned by Music Alive

Gatonska, Michael, After the Wings of Migratory Birds
10/13/2006
Brad Lubman, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra, Paul Underwood

Iyer, Vijay, Intervention
3/25/2007
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Vijay Iyer, piano
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Lubman, Brad, TBA
10/13/2006
Brad Lubman, conductor
Boom Design Group
Lauren Radnofsky, amplified cello
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Rohde, Kurt, Viola Concerto
3/25/2007
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Kurt Rohde, viola
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Ziporyn, Evan, Grenadilla Concerto
10/13/2006
Brad Lubman, conductor
Evan Ziporyn, bass clarinet
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

American Symphony Orchestra

Farberman, Harold, Double Concerto for Violin and Percussion
2/9/2007
Leon Botstein, conductor
Soloists TBA

*Schreker, Franz, Psalm 116, Op. 6
10/22/2006
Leon Botstein, conductor

*Schreker, Franz, Der ferne Klang
4/15/2007
Leon Botstein, conductor

*Weinberg, Mieczyslaw, Symphony No. 6, Op. 79
6/3/2007
Leon Botstein, conductor

Anchorage Symphony Orchestra

Adams, John Luther, TBA
2/17/2007
Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor
Commissioned by Musica Nova, Anchorage Symphony Orchestra's Commissioning Club

B

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Atwater, Darin, Paint Factory
5/18/2007
Darin Atwater, conductor
Soulful Symphony

Danielpour, Richard, TBA
3/22/2007
Juanjo Mena, conductor
Baltimore Choral Arts Society
Commissioned by Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Francis, Richard, Bangor Overture
5/13/2007
Xiao-Lu Li, conductor

Kruger, Jens, Music from the Spring, a Romantic Serenade for Banjo, Guitar, Bass and Orchestra
6/2/2007
Xiao-Lu Li, conductor
Kruger Brothers

Bellevue Philharmonic

*Wada, Kaoru, Kaikyo
4/14/2007
Fusao Kajima, conductor

Berkeley Symphony Orchestra

Kane, Brian, Anaphora
12/10/2006
George Thomson, conductor

Kim, Joowan, Concerto Passacaglia #6
12/10/2006
George Thomson, conductor

Machover, Tod, Work for Cello, DJ, Electronics, and Audience Participation
5/11/2007
Kent Nagano, conductor
Matt Haimovitz, cello
DJ Olive, turntables

Sanford, David, Scherzo Grosso for Cello and Orchestra
5/11/2007
Kent Nagano, conductor
Matt Haimovitz, cello

Veeneman, Curt, Les Cloches
12/10/2006
George Thomson, conductor

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Previn, André, Double Concerto for Violin, Double Bass, and Orchestra
4/19/2007
Andre Previn, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Roman Patkolo, double bass

Saariaho, Kaija, TBA
2/22/2007
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
Anssi Karttunen, cello
BSO 125th anniversary commission

Schuller, Gunther, TBA
3/29/2007
James Levine, conductor
BSO 125th anniversary commission

Wuorinen, Charles, Symphony No. 8
2/15/2007
James Levine, conductor
BSO 125th anniversary commission

*Turnage, Mark-Anthony, Ceres: Asteroid for Orchestra
1/4/2007
Robert Spano, conductor

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Vehar, Persis, City of Light
4/28/2007
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
John Fullum, clarinet

C

Canton Symphony Orchestra

Mizesko, Terry, TBA
10/26/2006
Kelly Corcoran, conductor
Commissioned by Canton Symphony Orchestra

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Maneval, Philip, A Spirit Awakened
10/15/2006
Ignat Solzhenitsyn, conductor
Commissioned by Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Charlotte Symphony

Daugherty, Michael, Deus ex machina
3/16/2007
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Terrence Wilson, piano
Commissioned by Charlotte Symphony Co-Commission (McColl Award)

Stasack, Jennifer, Crossing Rivers V
11/18/2006
Alan Yamamoto, conductor
Davidson College Symphony Orchestra

Chicago Chamber Orchestra

Harvey, Julian, H.M.S. Surprise: Music for the Sea Novels of Patrick O'Brian
1/14/2007
Dieter Kober, conductor

Chicago Sinfonietta

Baker, David, Concertino for Cell Phones and Orchestra
10/1/2006
Paul Freeman, conductor
Audience participation
Commissioned by Chicago Sinfonietta

Orrall, Frank, Carmen Remixed
6/4/2007
Paul Freeman, conductor
Poi Dog Pondering
Commissioned by Chicago Sinfonietta

Williams, James Kimo, Buffalo Soldiers
11/7/2006
Paul Freeman, conductor

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Lindberg, Christian, Trombone Concerto
9/28/2006
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Charles Vernon, alto, tenor, and bass trombones
Commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Turnage, Mark-Anthony, TBA
1/25/2007
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

*Koopman, Ton, Concerto for Flute, Oboe, and Violin (arranged from J. S. Bach: Concerto for Three Harpsichords in C Major, BWV 1064)
10/12/2006
Ton Koopman, conductor
Mathieu Dufour, flute
Eugene Izotov, oboe
Robert Chen, violin

*Tüür, Erkki-Sven, Zeitraum
10/5/2006
Paavo Järvi, conductor

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Coleman, Charles, Deep Woods
5/3/2007
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

*Coleman, Charles, The Lime Factory
3/27/2007
Eric Dudley, conductor
Commissioned by Kristjan Järvi for the Symphony Orchestra of the Norrlands Opera, Sweden

Cleveland Orchestra

Anderson, Julian, TBA
4/19/2007
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

Kyburz, Hanspeter, Touché
9/2/2006
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Christiane Oelze, soprano
John Mark Ainsley, tenor
Roche Commission, a partnership between The Cleveland Orchestra, the Lucerne Festival, and Carnegie Hall

Mumford, Jeffrey, the comfort of his voice
1/14/2007
Chelsea Tipton II, conductor
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

Sortomme, Richard, Viola Concerto
4/26/2007
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Robert Vernon, viola
Commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra

*Kyburz, Hanspeter, Touché
10/1/2006
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Christiane Oelze, soprano
John Mark Ainsley, tenor

*Pintscher, Matthias, Cello Concerto
10/19/2006
Matthias Pintscher, conductor
Truls Mørk, cello

Colorado Springs Philharmonic

Cortese, Glen Barton, TBA
1/27/2007
Lawrence Leighton Smith, conductor

Colorado Symphony Orchestra

Gregson-Williams, Harry, The Chronicles of Narnia Suite: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
9/23/2006
Scott O'Neil, conductor
Commissioned by Colorado Symphony Orchestra

Kellogg, Daniel, TBA
9/15/2006
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Commissioned by Colorado Symphony Orchestra

D

Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Sierra, Roberto, TBA
11/30/2006
Danail Rachev, conductor
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra

*Thomas, Augusta Read, TBA
5/3/2007
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Torke, Michael, Tap Concerto
1/11/2007
John Mauceri, conductor
Savion Glover, tap dancer

E

El Paso Symphony Orchestra

Tinoco, Luis, TBA
4/20/2007
Sarah Ioannides, conductor
Commissioned by Sarah Ioannides and the El Paso Symphony Orchestra

F

Flexible Orchestra

Fox, Jim, The Surgeon's Photograph
6/30/2007
Tara Simoncic, conductor
Commissioned by Flexible Orchestra

Goode, Daniel, Annbling2
4/30/2007
Tara Simoncic, conductor
Gamelan Son of Lion
Commissioned by Flexible Orchestra

Hellermann, William, Economies of Scale
4/30/2007
Tara Simoncic, conductor
Commissioned by Flexible Orchestra

Florida Orchestra

Lees, Benjamin, Piano Concerto
4/13/2007
Susan Haig, conductor
Ian Hobson, piano

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Puts, Kevin, Violin Concerto
4/20/2007
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Michael Shih, violin
Commissioned by Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

G

Grand Rapids Symphony

Miller, Alexander, The Seven Deadly Sins
3/1/2007
John Varineau, conductor
Commissioned by Grand Rapids Symphony

Green Bay Symphony Orchestra

Dzubay, David, TBA
3/24/2007
Bridget-Michaele Reischl, conductor
Commissioned by Green Bay Symphony Orchestra, Irene D. Kress, George Kress Foundation

Higdon, Jennifer, TBA
4/28/2007
Bridget-Michaele Reischl, conductor
Commissioned by Green Bay Symphony Orchestra

H

Harrisburg Symphony

McAllister, Scott, Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra
5/19/2007
Stuart Malina, conductor
Brent Phillips, trombone

Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Gryc, Stephen Michael, Passaggi: Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra
3/15/2007
Edward Cumming, conductor
Joseph Alessi, trombone
Commissioned by Joseph Alessi

Houston Symphony

Frank, Gabriela Lena, Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
2/23/2007
Hans Graf, conductor
Wayne Brooks, viola
Commissioned by Houston Symphony

I

Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Pelusi, Mario, Fanfare for the Common Good
9/23/2006
Karen Lynne Deal, conductor

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Baker, David, TBA
1/19/2007
Mario Venzago, conductor
Grandpa's Children of Rhythm
Commissioned by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, The Aaron Copland Fund For Music, Inc., and Dr. Kay Koch

Beckel, James, Toccata for Orchestra
3/16/2007
Mario Venzago, conductor
Commissioned by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

K

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra

Richman, Lucas, Salutation No. 4
5/13/2007
Lucas Richman, conductor

Winner of the KSO's Young Composer Competition, TBA
5/13/2007
Lucas Richman, conductor

L

Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra

Sirota, Robert, Epiphanies for String Quartet and Orchestra
9/8/2006
Edward Polochick, conductor
Chiara String Quartet
Rebecca Fischer, violin
Julie Yoon, violin
Gregory Beaver, cello
Jonah Sirota, viola
Commissioned by Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra in consortium with the East Texas Symphony Orchestra

Long Beach Symphony Orchestra

Newman, David, Concerto for Winds and Orchestra
6/9/2007
Enrique Arturo Diemecke, conductor
LBSO Principal Winds
Heather Clark, flute
Leslie Reed, oboe
Gary Bovyer, clarinet
Julie Feves, bassoon
Calvin Smith, French horn
Commissioned by Long Beach Symphony Orchestra

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Gernot, Wolfgang, Desert Wind
5/19/2007
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Commissioned by Sound Investment

Los Angeles Philharmonic

*Dean, Brett, Viola Concerto
10/12/2006
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Brett Dean, viola
Co-commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Music Alive

*Lam, Liza, Songs Found in Dream
10/17/2006
Brett Dean, conductor
Commissioned by Salzburg Festival

*Saariaho, Kaija, La Pasion de Simone
1/12/2007
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Co-commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the New Crowned Hope Festival, the Barbican, and Lincoln Center

*Barry, Gerald, The Triumph of Beauty and Deceit
11/28/2006
Thomas Adès, conductor
Commissioned by the BBC

*Harbison, John, Concerto for Double Bass
11/24/2006
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Dennis Trembly, double bass
Co-commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Music Alive

*Salonen, Esa-Pekka, Helix
3/30/2007
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Written at the request of friend, Valery Gergiev for the World Ochestra of Peace to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of WWII

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra

Kneupper, David, TBA
10/27/2006
Conductor TBA
Commissioned by Lubbock Symphony Orchestra in celebration of its 60th anniversary

M

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Cossom, Robert, Randolph the Human Ball for Cimbalom and String Quintet
9/10/2006
Conductor TBA
MSO Chamber Players
Robert Cossom, cimbalom
Commissioned by Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Kerry, Gordon, Clouds and Trumpets
12/11/2006
Oleg Caetani, conductor
Commissioned by Melbourne Symphony Orchestra for its centenary concert

Stanhope, Paul, Machinations
11/24/2006
Oleg Caetani, conductor
Commissioned by Symphony Australia for the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra with financial assistance from the Commonwealth Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body

Memphis Symphony Orchestra

Patterson, Robert G., Postcards from River City
5/6/2007
David Loebel, conductor
Commissioned by Visby International Centre for Composers (Sweden)

Thomas, Augusta Read, Shakin'
2/24/2007
David Loebel, conductor
Commissioned by Memphis Symphony Orchestra and the Music Librarians' Association

MET Orchestra

Wuorinen, Charles, THEOLOGOUMENON
1/14/2007
James Levine, conductor
Commissioned by Ronald Wilford in honor of James Levine’s 60th birthday

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Chihara, Paul, TBA
4/20/2007
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Commissioned by Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Schnyder, Daniel, TBA
3/16/2007
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Commissioned by Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Minnesota Orchestra

Fried, Philip, Episodes
10/11/2006
Conductor TBA
Commissioned by The Minnesota Orchestra

Heitzeg, Steve, Together (Divided We Are Nothing)
2/16/2007
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
MMEA All-State Choirs
Commissioned by Minnesota Music Educators Association and American Choral Directors Association and Minnesota Orchestra

*Vänskä, Osmo, Here!...Beyond?
10/19/2006
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Commissioned by Lahti Symphony Orchestra

Mobile Symphony Orchestra

Bates, Mason, Music for Percussion and Orchestra
11/11/2006
Scott Speck, conductor
Laura Noah, John Purser, Tim Beattie, Brooks Truly, percussion ensemble
Commissioned by the Mobile Symphony as part of the Music Alive composer-in-residence program

Bunch, Kenji, Viola Concerto
3/31/2007
Scott Speck, conductor
Brian Brown, viola
Commissioned by the Mobile Symphony as part of the Music Alive composer-in-residence program

Monterey Symphony

*Marqués, Pedro Miguel, Symphony No.5 in C Minor
3/17/2007
Max Bragado-Darman, conductor

Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Longtin, Michael, Et j'ai repris la route
11/21/2006
Kent Nagano, conductor
Commissioned by Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Sokolovic, Ana, TBA
4/11/2007
Kent Nagano, conductor
Commissioned by Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Music in the Mountains Festival Orchestra

Hersh, Howard, TBA (for String Orchestra)
4/3/2007
Paul Perry, conductor
Commissioned by Music in the Mountains

N

Nashua Symphony

Fletcher, Alan, TBA (inspired by poetry written by Nashua high school students)
3/10/2007
Karla Lemon, conductor
Sabrina Learman, soprano
Commissioned by Nashua Symphony

Siegfried, Kevin, TBA (inspired by poetry written by Nashua high school students)
3/10/2007
Karla Lemon, conductor
Nashua Choral Ensemble
Sabrina Learman, soprano
Commissioned by Nashua Symphony & Choral Ensemble

Valentino, Patrick, TBA (inspired by poetry written by Nashua high school students)
3/10/2007
Karla Lemon, conductor
Sabrina Learman, soprano
Commissioned by Nashua Symphony

Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Balakrishnan, David, Groove In The Louvre
9/11/2006
Paul Gambill, conductor
John Jorgenson, guitar
Turtle Island String Quartet
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Balakrishnan, David, TBA - violin concerto
6/22/2007
Paul Gambill, conductor
Gilles Apap, violin
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Marsh, Carl, TBA - gospel cantata
11/24/2006
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Chamber Orchestra Gospel Choir
Wynonna, vocalist
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Marsh, Carl, TBA
6/22/2007
Paul Gambill, conductor
John Jorgenson, guitar
Laurence Kaptain, cimbalom
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Rose, Michael, Arguing With God
3/24/2007
Paul Gambill, conductor
Brave Old World, klezmer band
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Scott, Darrell, TBA - song cycle
11/10/2006
Paul Gambill, conductor
Darrell Scott, vocalist/instrumentalist
Commissioned by Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Nashville Symphony

Fleck/Hussain/Meyer, Triple Concerto for Banjo, Double Bass and Tabla
9/9/2006
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Béla Fleck, banjo
Zakir Hussain, tabla
Edgar Meyer, double bass

National Symphony Orchestra

Adamo, Mark, Four Angels for Harp and Orchestra
6/7/2007
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Dotian Levalier, harp
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra

Bates, Mason, Liquid Interface
2/22/2007
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra

Berg, Fred Jonny, Flute Mystery, Op. 66a
10/5/2006
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Sir James Galway, flute

Higdon, Jennifer, Piano Concerto
5/17/2007
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Lang Lang, piano
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, Music Director, through a generous gift from the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works

Kellogg, Daniel, TBA
3/4/2007
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra

Lee, James III, Beyond Rivers of Vision
10/19/2006
Leonard Slatkin, conductor

*Harvey, Jonathan, ...towards a Pure Land
9/28/2006
Ilan Volkov, conductor
Commissioned by BBC Radio 3 and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra for Ilan Volkov

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

*Bryars, Gavin, The Porazzi Fragment
2/23/2007
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Primavera Orchestra

*Martinsson, Rolf, A.S. in Memoriam
3/2/2007
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Gotenborg Symphony Orchestra
Commissioned by Lund New Chamber Orchestra; expanded version dedicated to Neeme Järvi

New Philharmonic

Lofstrom, Douglas, Concertino for oboe
3/23/2007
Kirk Muspratt, conductor
Jennet Ingle, oboe
Commissioned by The McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, and New Philharmonic

Taylor, Stephen Andrew, Concerto for Recorder Quartet
10/20/2006
Kirk Muspratt, conductor
Quartet New Generation
Commissioned by The McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage and New Philharmonic

New York Philharmonic

Salonen, Esa-Pekka, Piano Concerto
2/1/2007
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Wagner, Melinda, Trombone Concerto
2/22/2007
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Joseph Alessi, trombone
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

*Henze, Hans Werner, Sebastian im Trauma
9/14/2006
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic, Edward van Beinum Stichting, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam, and Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra

*Saariaho, Kaija, Adriana Songs
12/13/2006
David Robertson, conductor
Patricia Bardon, mezzo-soprano
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic and Auftakt Festival through the Claudette Sorel Performance Endowment Fund

New York Youth Symphony

Dancigers, Mark, Tender Rain
12/3/2006
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through its First Music commissioning program

Fowler, Paul, Labyrinthine
2/25/2007
Paul Haas, conductor
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through its First Music commissioning program

Visconti, Dan, Some Day the Sun Won't Shine
5/27/2007
Paul Haas, conductor
Symphony Singers
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through its First Music commissioning program

North Carolina Symphony

Elwood, Paul, Transylvania County Falls
2/8/2007
William Henry Curry, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Frazelle, Kenneth, The Swans of Pungo Lake
9/28/2006
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Hannay, Roger, Triangle Transit
10/12/2006
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Jaffe, Stephen, Poetry of the Piedmont
1/25/2007
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Kelley, Anthony, Carolina Indigo: Calls and Responses
4/19/2007
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Ward, Robert, The Beginnings
5/3/2007
Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Commissioned by North Carolina Symphony in honor of its 75th anniversary

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic

Hanks, N. Lincoln, Reverie
5/4/2007
Lawrence Loh, conductor
Commissioned by Midori Yamanouchi-Rynn, Ph.D.

Northern Arizona University Symphony Orchestra

Reiprich, Bruce, The river empties into...
2/12/2007
Darko Butorac, conductor
Deborah Raymond, soprano

O

Oakland East Bay Symphony

Jalbert, Pierre, TBA
2/23/2007
Michael Morgan, conductor

Norman, Andrew, TBA
4/20/2007
Michael Morgan, conductor
Oakland Symphony Chorus

Orpheus

Hartke, Stephen, TBA
11/29/2006
Conductor TBA
Jeremy Denk, harpsichord
Commissioned by Orpheus

Marshall, Ingram, Orphic Memories
4/14/2007
Commissioned by The Cheswatyr New Music Initiative

P

Pacific Symphony

Bolcom, William, Canciones de Lorca (Song Cycle for Tenor and Orchestra)
9/15/2006
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Plácido Domingo, tenor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Catan, Daniel, Caribbean Airs
4/27/2007
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Danielpour, Richard, Child’s Reliquary, in memory of Cole Corsan St. Clair
11/16/2006
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Jaime Laredo, violin
Sharon Robinson, cello
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Glass, Philip, The Passion of Ramakrishna
9/16/2006
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Pacific Chorale
Commissioned by Pacific Symphony

Philadelphia Orchestra

Knussen, Oliver, TBA
5/10/2007
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Co-commissioned by Philadelphia Orchestra and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

Heggie, Jake, TBA
11/2/2006
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Patti LuPone, vocalist
Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano
Commissioned by Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in honor of its 25th anniversary

R

Richmond Symphony

Corigliano, John, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Virginia Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Duffy, John, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Virginia Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Hailstork, Adolphus, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Virginia Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Higdon, Jennifer, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Virginia Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

S

Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra

Jang, Jon, Chinese American Symphony
4/28/2007
Conductor TBA
Jeibing Chen, erhu
Commissioned by Sacramento Philharmonic as part of Gold Mountain tribute to Chinese in California

Previn, André, Night Thoughts
10/14/2006
Michael Morgan, conductor
Commissioned by Sacramento Philharmonic in honor of painter Wayne Thiebaud

Situ, Gang, Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra
1/13/2007
Michael Morgan, conductor
Brandon Yip, guitar
Commissioned by Sacramento Philharmonic as part of the Gold Mountain tribute to Chinese in California

Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra

Adams, John, Doctor Atomic Symphony
3/16/2007
David Robertson, conductor
Co-comissioned by Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Carnegie Hall Corporation, and the BBC

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Lerdahl, Fred, TBA
3/23/2007
Clifford Colnot, conductor
Commissioned by The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra as part of the Music Alive Composer-in-Residence program

Tsontakis, George, TBA
3/2/2007
Douglas Boyd, conductor
Commissioned by The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, through the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition at Brigham Young University

Ung, Chinary, TBA
10/26/2006
Scott Yoo, conductor
Commissioned by The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra with support from the Joyce Foundation

*Debussy, Suite for Cello and Orchestra, arr. Beamish
3/2/2007
Douglas Boyd, conductor
Steven Isserlis, cello

San Francisco Symphony

Holloway, Robin, Fourth Concerto for Orchestra
2/1/2007
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

Volans, Kevin, Atlantic Crossing for Piano and Orchestra
11/15/2006
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

*Adams, John, A Flowering Tree
3/1/2007
John Adams, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Chorus
Hyunah Yu, soprano
Russell Thomas, tenor
Eric Owens, bass
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Barbican Centre, and Berliner Philharmoniker

Seattle Symphony

McKinley, William Thomas, Symphony No. 7
3/15/2007
Asher Fisch, conductor

Sheng, Bright, Black Swan
9/28/2006
Gerard Schwarz, conductor

Stock, David, Fifth Symphony
6/14/2007
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Commissioned by Seattle Symphony

Sioux City Symphony

Ruo, Huang, Shattered Steps
9/23/2006
Xian Zhang, conductor
Commissioned by Sioux City Symphony

South Dakota Symphony Orchestra

Bixler, David, Quintet for Alto Saxophone and String Quartet
1/25/07
Delta David Gier, conductor
David Bixler, alto saxophone

Paul, Jeffrey, Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra
10/7/06
Delta David Gier, conductor
John Tomkins, bassoon

Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Ioannides, Ayis, Two Finnish Impressions
3/10/2007
Sarah Ioannides, conductor

Springfield (Mass.) Symphony Orchestra

Sharpe, Avery, Rhythm in Red, White and Blues: Concerto for Trio and Orchestra
5/19/2007
Kevin Rhodes, conductor
Kevin Eubanks, guitar
Marvin Smith, drums
Avery Sharpe, bass

Syracuse Symphony Orchestra

Cooper, Grant, A Song of Longing, though...
1/28/2007
Grant Cooper, conductor
Syracuse Children's Chorus
Janet Brown, soprano
Commissioned by Tom Beal

T

Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Richardson, Abigail, TBA
5/9/2007
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Staniland, Andrew, TBA
3/8/2007
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

**Anderson, Julian, Book of Hours
2/28/2007
Oliver Knussen, conductor

**Bainbridge, Simon, Scherzi
2/28/2007
Oliver Knussen, conductor

**Bainbridge, Simon, TBA
3/3/2007
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Commissioned by Royal Ontario Museum

**Gubaidulina, Sofia, The Rider on the White Horse
11/22/2006
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor

**Higdon, Jennifer, Percussion Concerto
10/12/2006
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Colin Currie, percussion

**Knussen, Oliver, Symphony in One Movement (Revised Version, 2003)
2/28/2007
Oliver Knussen, conductor

**MacMillan, James, A Scotch Bestiary for Organ and Orchestra
3/8/2007
James MacMillan, conductor
Wayne Marshall, organ

**Turnage, Mark-Anthony, On Opened Ground for Viola and Orchestra
2/28/2007
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Steven Dann, viola

U

Utah Symphony & Opera

Ian, Gordon Ricky, The Grapes of Wrath
2/10/2007
Grant Gershon, conductor
Co-commissioned by Utah Symphony & Opera and Minnesota Opera

V

Valley Symphony Orchestra

Oleszkovicz, Jan, Piano Concerto
5/10/2007
Peter Dabrowski, conductor
Hubert Salwarowski, piano
Commissioned by South Texas Symphony Association

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Hamlin, Peter, Green Mountain Variations
9/20/2006
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Commissioned by Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Kechley, David, TBA
5/5/2007
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Commissioned by New England Orchestra Consortium, through American Composers Forum-New England

Ludwig, David, TBA
3/31/2007
Robert De Cormier, conductor
Vermont Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Commissioned by Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Virginia Symphony

James, Hosay, 1607 The Dream Comes Alive
9/1/2006
JoAnn Falletta, conductor

Fuchs, Kenneth, Eventide
5/17/2007
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
George Corbett, English horn

Corigliano, John, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Richmond Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Duffy, John, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Richmond Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Hailstork, Adolphus, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Richmond Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

Higdon, Jennifer, TBA
5/11/2007
Conductor TBA
Richmond Symphony
Commissioned by Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

W

Walla Walla Symphony

Berry, William, Chasing the Light
10/24/2006
Yaacov Bergman, conductor
Commissioned by Walla Walla Symphony

Glenn, David, A Valley of Streams
4/17/2007
Conductor TBA
Commissioned by Walla Walla Symphony

Pierce, Forrest, Great River of the West: Concerto for Percussion
3/6/2007
Yaacov Bergman, conductor
Mark Goodenberger, percussion
Commissioned by Walla Walla Symphony

Simon, Tom, Variations on a Gregorian Chant
12/12/2006
Yaacov Bergman, conductor
Commissioned by Walla Walla Symphony

Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic

Rotor, Bruce Craig, Camp David Overture
Date TBA
Ulysses James, conductor
Work selected by Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic through its mid-Atlantic composer competition

Kowalski, Jamie, Four Unlikely Visions
Date TBA
Ulysses James, conductor
Work selected by Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic through its mid-Atlantic composer competition

Gerber, Steven, Symphony No. 1 (First Movement)
Date TBA
Ulysses James, conductor
Work selected by Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic through its mid-Atlantic composer competition

Whatcom Symphony Orchestra

Stock, David, TBA
3/18/2007
Roger Briggs, conductor
Commissioned by Whatcom Symphony Orchestra

Y

Yale Symphony Orchestra

Robinson, Brian Samuel, The Revelation of St. John the Divine
2/24/2007
Toshiyuki Shimada, conductor