Sunday, March 1, 1998

Symphony No. 1 ("It Wasn't Classical..."), Op. 61


Op. 61 SYMPHONY NO. 1 in C Major, Op. 21
("It wasn't classical, it was symphonic / It wasn't a symphony, because it did not have a sonata allegro")
(March 1, 1998; New Music 1998)
For Orchestra (2222 2231 2perc, pf, strings)
For Chamber Ensemble (1111 1000 pf string quartet)
For Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano (1998; New Music 1998)
For Woodwind Quintet and Piano (1998; New Music 1998)
I. Adagio molto: allegro con brio
II. Andante cantabile con moto
III. Menuetto e Trio
IV. Adagio: allegro molto e vivace

October 3, 1998
Steve Bergman, Clarinet; Loretta Taylor, Violin; Chris Jennings, Cello; Herb Bielawa, Piano
American Composers Forum Salon, Berkeley Store Gallery, Berkeley, CA.

March 13, 1999
Michael Kimbell, Clarinet; Brook Aird, Violin; Dahna Rudin, Cello; Carolyn Hawley, Piano
National Association of Composers, Arts Center, Palo Alto, CA

March 22, 1999
Nancy Knop, Flute; Michael Kimbell, Clarinet; Lut Engelen, Tenor Sax; Carolyn Hawley, Piano
National Association of Composers, Community Music Center, San Francisco, CA

October 30, 1999
NEW MUSIC Ensemble
National Association of Composers, Arts Center, Palo Alto, CA

June 10, 2000
NACUSA Ensemble
National Association of Composers, Arts Center, Palo Alto, CA

January 7, 2001
North/South Consonance Chamber Orchestra, Max Lifchitz
Christ and St. Stephen's Church, New York, NY

March 22, 2002
San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
Goat Hall, San Francisco, CA

April 20, 2007
San Francisco Cabaret Opera; San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA



Recordings:

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