Juliana Hall Song Cycle to be premiered by renowned mezzo Stephanie Blythe

Post by David Sims Renowned mezzo soprano Stephanie Blythe will premiere a new song cycle by composer Juliana Hall on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the Sparks & Wiry Cries’ first songSLAM Festival at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in New York City.  Complete information about the songSLAM Festival – including links to purchase… Read More Juliana Hall Song Cycle to be premiered by renowned mezzo Stephanie Blythe

Stephanie Blythe on Art Song

Our friends at Sparks & Wiry Cries did this excellent interview with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe ahead of their songSLAM festival. The festival will feature world premieres by Juliana Hall and Scott Gendel. Watch to find out what this great artist has to say about connecting with an audience, the importance of modern composers, and being… Read More Stephanie Blythe on Art Song

David Conte Performances – Spring 2019

Saturday, February 23, 7:30pm “Madrigals for the Seasons” Cappella SF, Ragnar Bohlin, Conductor Mission Dolores, San Francisco http://www.cappellasf.org Monday, February 25, 7:30pm Faculty Artist Recital Works of David Conte San Francisco Conservatory of Music Recital Hall https://sfcm.edu/events/david-conte-composition-1 Wednesday, February 27, 7:30pm “Everyone Sang” Four Songs for Baritone and Piano Andrew Garland, Baritone; Kelly Kuo, Piano… Read More David Conte Performances – Spring 2019

Planning for ACDA 2019

The national ACDA conference is just around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited. In addition to a great booth setup featuring our latest choral music as well as perennial favorites, we wanted to highlight some of our other activities so you can start filling in your schedule. The conference is in Kansas City,… Read More Planning for ACDA 2019

Jennifer Pascual and Sounds from the Spires: Interviewing the interviewer

Jennifer Pascual is Director of Music at St. Patrick’s Cathedral since 2003 and the first woman to hold this position. She holds degrees in organ and piano performance and in music education, culminating in a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Organ Performance from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. She hosts Sounds… Read More Jennifer Pascual and Sounds from the Spires: Interviewing the interviewer