Mason Dixon Trio performs “Trio”
May
2
12:00 pm12:00

Mason Dixon Trio performs “Trio”

  • Menchey Music, Timonium, MD

This trio will perform Salamon's 2008 “Trio for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano” in an informal concert featuring varied repertoire. The ensemble consists of Demi Stevens, flute; Ken LeGace, clarinet; and Barbara Gruver, piano.

Salamon joins Ping and Chatham Baroque
Apr
30
May 3

Salamon joins Ping and Chatham Baroque

  • Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium, Kaufmann Center

Composer and singer Sean Michael Salamon joins Ping and the Chatham Baroque in a concert series of the music of Monteverdi. Featuring dancers from Attack Theatre and projection by Joe Seamans.

The OMNI Ensemble performs “June Dances”
Apr
18
8:00 pm20:00

The OMNI Ensemble performs “June Dances”

  • Brooklyn Conservatory of Music

New York-based group The OMNI Ensemble performs a recital of music for flute, clarinet, oboe, and piano-- including Salamon's 2011 piece about New York City, “June Dances.”

David Wechsler, flute, Nancy Ranger, Oboe, Jeff Adler, Clarinet, and Sylvia Kahan, piano.

Adrienne Lotto and friends premiere "Words in the Mist"
Mar
2
7:30 pm19:30

Adrienne Lotto and friends premiere "Words in the Mist"

  • Carnegie Mellon CFA, Kresge Theatre

Soprano Adrienne Lotto will give the world premiere of Salamon's "Words in the Mist: Songs of Alfred Starr Hamilton" at her senior voice recital. Joining Lotto are Carnegie Mellon students Alyssa Wang, violin; Cecilia Orazi, cello; Allyson Edington, clarinet; and Jason Yoder, percussion. 

The Flügel Quartet/The Alzira Chamber Music Competition
Feb
21
12:00 pm12:00

The Flügel Quartet/The Alzira Chamber Music Competition

  • Societat Musical de Alzira

The Flügel Quartet, a Valencian ensemble, will perform Salamon's "June Dances"-- a staple of the ensemble's repertoire-- at the Sixth Annual Alzira Chamber Music Competition in Alzira, Spain. The Flügel Quartet has won several previous regional competitions with "June Dances." 

Premiere of "In the Event of an Emergency"
Jan
18
2:50 pm14:50

Premiere of "In the Event of an Emergency"

  • Royal Academy of Music

Junior Royal Academy of Music student Octavia Rooks will premiere "In the Event of an Emergency," a short but virtuosic piano piece composed for her. This is a workshop setting with premieres from many Royal Academy composers and a variety of young pianists.

Blossom Street Singers premiere "Prayer at Winter Solstice"
Jan
17
1:00 pm13:00

Blossom Street Singers premiere "Prayer at Winter Solstice"

  • Regent Hall

An octet from London ensemble the Blossom Street Singers will premiere Salamon's "Prayer at Winter Solstice," a workshopped choir setting of the eponymous poem of American poet Dana Gioia. The concert is curated by composer and Master of the Queen's Music Judith Weir.

Open University Choir & Orchestra
Nov
13
1:00 pm13:00

Open University Choir & Orchestra

  • Open University

The Open University Orchestra, under the direction of Bill Strang, will perform Salamon's Variations in Memoriam Alan Turing. Open University is just a mile away from Bletchley Park, where Alan Turing worked as a World War II codebreaker. The orchestra gave the world premiere of this work in late 2013.

Psalm 47
May
8
7:00 pm19:00

Psalm 47

  • Alumni Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts

Soprano Joanna Latini performs Psalm 47 at an end-of-year composers concert at Carnegie Mellon University.

My Heart Is Like a Singing Bird (World Premiere)
Apr
7
6:00 pm18:00

My Heart Is Like a Singing Bird (World Premiere)

  • Alumni Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts

Ping premieres My Heart Is Like a Singing Bird, a new madrigal commissioned by the Carnegie Mellon School of Music to honor the 93rd birthday of alumna and benefactor Virginia Schatz, as part of their madrigal concert.

Psalm 47 (World Premiere)
Apr
5
7:30 pm19:30

Psalm 47 (World Premiere)

  • Peter Hall, Moravian College

Mezzo-soprano Maggie Callahan premieres the piece she commissioned, Psalm 47, at her senior voice recital at Moravian College. 

Enter Lady Macbeth (World Premiere)
Apr
5
4:30 pm16:30

Enter Lady Macbeth (World Premiere)

  • Warner Hall, Oberlin Conservatory

Kayleigh Decker, soprano, and Henry Van Engen, trombone, premiere Salamon's Enter Lady Macbeth, a satirical setting of a Shakespeare passage, at Van Engen's trombone recital at Oberlin Conservatory.