Conservatory’s Academy Awarded NEA ArtWorks Grant The UMKC Conservatory’s Academy is pleased to announce that it has received a National Endowment for the Arts ArtWorks$20,000 grant for its Conservatory in the Schools program. This is the second NEA grant for this program. The groundbreaking Conservatory in the Schools programs provide high-quality performing arts instruction encompassing […]
Working on the Blackbird project. Gibson PR
Performances of Map of Rain Hitting Water from Stockholm to KC boxcar. Details.
Part of my new pocket piece series the first of which will premiere for viola and audience with Michael Hall.
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Today I started a new series is called Folium (inspired by Luisa Sello’s poem “Let Clover be Aid”). I met all of the performers/collaborators for this new project through through my fantastic friends/colleagues, Chen Yi and Narong Prangcharoen. The first piece of the series is composed for Michael Hall (viola) and audience to be premiered […]
UMKC Wind Symphony led by Steve Davis, featuring Nicholas Lira available now on sound cloud.
Honored to teach and make music alongside Jim Mobberley, Zhou Long, Chen Yi, Paul Rudy and Reynold Simpson.