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It looks like a busy year ahead, with a new opera commission, on-going discussions with various organizations for the next city symphony projects, and a few nutty, out-of-the-box projects TBD. Recent major projects include:
Schoenberg in Hollywood, commissioned by the Boston Lyric Opera, will premier in Boston in November of 2018. Tickets on sale now.
Philadelphia Voices, commissioned by the Philadelphia Orchestra, was premiered in April 2018 at Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center and New York’s Carnegie Hall.