I M A G E S
One of many concerts with colleagues at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami, this time it was for a composer residency with Ellen Taafe Zwillich.
Before a PULSE 2.0 event that feature DJ Masonic (AKA Mason Bates) at the New World Center in Miami Beach. The concert featured special lighting and projections on the angular, Frank Gehry designed "sails" in the hall.
B E L O W
A "conductor-less" performance of Cage's Cheap Imitation with New World Symphony for their epic "Making the Right Choices" John Cage Festival. Like a lot of Cage's music, it looks easy, but looks are deceiving! The incredible dancers were performers from the Merce Cunningham company that performed the original choreography: Second Hand.
Playing Ellington in Washington, DC for the Calvin Jones Big Band Jazz Festival.
Rocking a "Madonna Mic" and showing the very first saxophone I ever played (notice the tape on the octave key!) to a little girl for an outreach concert.
North American premiere of Alla's Artificiel with Justin Alexander, percussion; Liana Tyson, flute; Logan Smith, electronics; with lighting by Louis Beuhling.