Performance Calendar

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Performance of Aaron Alter's "Variation on Lo Lanu Ha-Shem" for solo alto flute as part of the Boston New Music Initiative's "Quarantune Snacks" concert

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Presented by the Boston New Music Initiative. The program is: William Joel - 30 Degrees Below, Julio Quiñones - Partita e' sea ya!, Aaron Alter - Variation on Lo Lanu Ha-Shem, Minato Sakamoto - Nocturne for Chinese Railway

These performances are part of the Virtual Boston New Music festival, a two-week showcase of Boston’s leading new music ensembles. This year’s virtual festival is available both to the Boston community and audiences around the world. Learn more here.

Online performance of Aaron Alter's "Toccata-Variations on a Theme by Charlie Parker" as part of the first day of the Research on Contemporary Composition Conference (ROCC) at the University of North Georgia

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University of North Georgia, 3820 Mundy Mill Rd., Oakwood, GA

Join us for the 4th annual ROCC conference! This conference features lectures and performances by artists from around the world and UNG's own music faculty. All events are free and open to the public. Aaron Alter's "Toccata-Variations on a Theme by Charlie Parker" will be performed by José Manuel Garcia, piano.

Sep28

Online World Premiere of Aaron Alter's "The First Day of Summer" as part of the Kwidzyn September New Music Concerts in Kwidzyn, Poland

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Online World Premiere of Aaron Alter's "The First Day of Summer" as part of the Kwidzyn September New Music Concerts. The performers are the Phasma Quartet, consisting of Iwona Glinka, flute; Yaroslav Tokarev, violin; Ilias Sdoukos, viola and Renato Ripo, 'cello. Also on the program are works by Scott Brickman, Richard Pressley, Louis Sauter, José Jesus de Azevedo Souza, Neil Stipp and Rodney Waschka II.

The YouTube link to view the concert is: https://youtu.be/O3qlVX4wQ7w

This LiveStreamed concert will be held on September 28, 2020 at 12:15 pm Pacific Daylight Time.

Cracow Duo: LiveStreamed From Krakow’s Jewish Quarter

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World premiere of Aaron Alter's Variations on Lo Lanu Ha-Shem for 'cello and piano, performed by the incomparable Cracow Duo. The performance will be livestreamed from Kraków's Jewish Quarter and is sponsored by Holocaust Museum LA. The concert is organized in collaboration with the USC Polish Music Center, the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Los Angeles and the Polish Cultural Institute New York. Also on the program are works by Roman Ryterban, Alexandre Tansman, Maurycy Moszkowski and Jarosław Płonka.

This LiveStreamed concert will be held on September 13, 2020 at 12:00 noon Pacific Daylight Time.

$10 Donation Requested

World Premiere of Aaron Alter's "String Theory" by the ÉxQuartet at the Kwidzyn International Music Festival

Online, Kwidzyn, Poland

The ÉxQuartet will be performing a concert at the 4th Kwidzyn International Music Festival on July 1, 2020. This year, the Festival is being broadcast online. The Program includes the World Premiere of Aaron Alter's "String Theory". Also on the program are Phillip Glass - Quartet no 2 - Company, Dorothee Eberhardt - Streichquartett Nr. 3, Carl Loewe - Quartet Nr. 1 and the world premiere of Aris Carastathis - String Quartet In Memoriam John Carastathis.

KHFM Festival of the Arts, including a broadcast of a section of "Lo Lanu Ha-Shem"

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Streaming on http://khfm.org, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Tomorrow, May 19th from 11:00am - 1:00pm Mountain Time on Classical 95.5 KHFM and streaming on www.khfm.org, The New Mexico Performing Arts Society will be featured as part of the KHFM Festival of the Performing Arts. During that time, a section of my "Lo Lanu Ha-Shem" for women's chorus and instrumental ensemble will be broadcast. The New Mexico Performing Arts Society commissioned the work from me and did the World Premiere in 2019. https://www.facebook.com/classicalkhfm/photos/a.10152060825240183/10163401934740183/?type=3&theater

Sorelle Women's Chorus Concert, A Thousand Sweet Refrains

St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, 6628 Santa Isabel St., Carlsbad, CA 92009

Sorelle Women's Chamber Chorus presents "A Thousand Sweet Refrains", a concert featuring the music of Johannes Brahms, Imogen Holst and the West Coast Premiere of Aaron Alter's Lo Lanu Ha-Shem (a setting of Psalm 115) with flute, harp, two horns, double-bass and tambourine. The Brahms work is the Four Songs, Op. 17 for Women's Chorus, Two Horns and Harp and the Holst work is the "Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow" for Women's Chorus and Harp.

Suggested donation at the door is $20 ($10 Students.) Partial proceeds benefit the P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund. Funded in part by the City of Carlsbad Cultural Arts Office.

For Fred, by Aaron Alter, performed by Volodja Balzalorsky & Peter Caelen

Herberg De Zwarte Ruiter, Markt 4, 6271 BD, Gulpen, Netherlands

"For Fred" by Aaron Alter, for violin and piano will get its Dutch premiere on a program by the incomparable violin and piano duo of Volodja Balzalorsky and Peter Caelen in their violin and piano recital at Herberg De Zwarte Ruiter in Gulpen, Zuid-Limburg. The Netherlands. Also on the program are works by Brahms, Dvořák and Janáček.

Kraków Music Autumn

National Museum, Kraków, Kraków, Poland

"For Fred" for violin and piano will get its Polish premiere on a program by the incomparable violin and piano duo of Volodja Balzalorsky and Peter Caelen as part of the Kraków Musical Autumn concert on October 23, 2019 at the National Museum of Kraków. Also on the program are works by Brahms, Dvořák, Janáček and Różycki.