Monthly Archives: July 2013

40 Canons

40 Canons2014 String Quartet and Guitar. 25 min. Commissioned by the Kronos Quartet, premiered by Kronos and Bryce Dessner at the Barbican Concert Hall in London, England on May 14, 2014.

Reponse Lutoslawski

Reponse Lutoslawski2014 String Orchestra. 23 min. Co-commissioned by the National Audiovisual Institute of Poland and the Mexico National Orchestra, premiered by the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra at Teatr Wielki-Polish National Opera in Warsaw, Poland on November 29, 2014. [haiku url=”/mp3/reponse-clip.mp3″ defaultpath=disabled class=”mp3player”]

Music For Wood And Strings

Music For Wood And Strings2013 Percussion Quartet. 40 min. Commissioned by Carnegie Hall, premiered by So Percussion at Carnegie Hall on November 23, 2013. Listen on

Lincoln Center Out of Doors

July 28, 2013 AHEYM (HOMEWARD) Damrosch Park Bandshell, New York, NY, USA Performed by the Kronos Quartet Free Event

Black Mountain Song

Black Mountain Songs2013 Chorus A Capella / Chorus Plus Instruments. 70 min. Co-curated with Richard Reed Parry. Music by Jherek Bischoff, Bryce Dessner, Tim Hecker, John King, Nico Muhly, Richard Reed Parry, Caroline Shaw, and Aleksandra Vrebalov. Commissioned by The Brooklyn Youth Chorus and Brooklyn Academy of Music, premiered April 13, 2013 at the MusicNOW …

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Murder Ballades

Murder Ballades2013 Flute, Clarinet, Percussion, Piano, Violin, Cello. 16 min. Commissioned by eighth blackbird and Lunapark and funded by The Doelen Concert Hall Rotterdam, Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ Amsterdam, and Muziekgebouw Frits Philips Eindhoven, with the financial support of The Van Beinum Foundation, premiered April 5, 2013 at Muziekgebouw Eindhoven in the Netherlands.

Stern Grove Festival

July 14, 2013 AHEYM (HOMEWARD) Sigmund Stern Grove Park, San Francisco, CA, USA Performed by the Kronos Quartet Free Event