News

2018

September 2018: Ensemble Voix Nouvelles performs a new work commissioned by Fondation Royaumont (premiere). Abbaye de Royaumont, Asnières-sur-Oise, France.

26 January 2018: Alexandria Smith and Kathryn Schulmeister perform a new work for trumpet and contrabass as part of the UC San Diego first-year composition juries (premiere). Conrad Prebys Music Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA.

2017

5 November 2017: The Society for New Music performs O Clarissima, winner of the 2017 Brian M. Israel Prize. Grace Episcopal Church, Syracuse, NY.

October 2017: Composer-in-residence with violinist Giancarlo Latta and pianist Robert Fleitz at Avaloch Farm Music Institute, Boscawen, NH.

August-September 2017: Composition fellow at the Académie Voix Nouvelles. Ensemble Multilatérale performs Division of the Plane I (Étude-Fragment), Léo Warynski conducting (premiere). Abbaye de Royaumont, Asnières-sur-Oise, France.

16 July 2017: Wei-Han Wu performs Jeu-Parti as part of the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (premiere of new version). National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY.

May-June 2017: Composer-in-residence at Marble House Project, Dorset, VT.

6 April 2017: OSSIA New Music premieres Intrada, Garrett Wellenstein conducting. Alex conducts Tristan Murail’s Ethers with Zack Osinski, flute soloist. Kilbourn Hall, Rochester, NY.

2016

9 November 2016: Wei-Han Wu performs Jeu-Parti on a concert of the Eastman Audio Research Studio, Hatch Recital Hall, Rochester, NY (premiere).

6 October 2016: Alex conducts OSSIA New Music in Daniel Fígols-Cuevas’ Väri. Kilbourn Hall, Rochester, NY.

23 July 2016: The Composers Conference Faculty Ensemble performs Paths and Panels, James Baker conducting. Jewett Auditorium, Wellesley, MA (premiere).

18 June 2016: Jennifer Beattie and the Argus Quartet perform calling, crying as part of New Music on the Point. Salisbury Congregational Church, Salisbury, VT (premiere).

25 February 2016: Alex conducts OSSIA New Music in Ezra Sims’ Musing and Reminiscence. Kilbourn Hall, Rochester, NY.