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News Archive

April 17, 2021 - 8:30pm EST

Premiere of "Winds and Paths" for Viola and Shakuhachi (2021) by Sarah Umezono and Calvin Green at the University of South Carolina.

April 1, 2021 - 7:30-9pm EST

The Next Fest Connects World Premieres, including "Lonely Fire" (2020) for singing cellist, performed by Ashley Bathgate. More info and registration.

March-April, 2021

Visiting Composer at Play On, Philly! Follow project updates on Play On Philly's Instagram

September, 2020

Premiere of my new work for Soprano and Double Bass, "Bathing Sunphotons" by Alexandra Smither and Austin Lewellen for the #GLFCAMGigForCOVID project. Listen here.

June, 2020

The Tesla Quartet performs my "Drops and Ripples" from the Alternating Currents project. Listen 

here.

April, 2020

New work for violin commissioned as part of the "Alone Together" project by violinist Jennifer Koh and the Arco Collaborative. Read mentions in The New Yorker and Cleveland Classical. Listen to the music on YouTube.

April-May, 2020

I will be attending the Next Festival of Emerging Artists in NYC -- the virtual version! A full lineup of events can be found here

March 8, 2020

I was named winner of the 2020 Celebrate Asia Composition Competition! I will be performing Tatar Folk Tales with the Seattle Symphony. Link to Tickets.

February 28, 2020 - 7:30pm

Hear the premiere of Bolghar, for Quray (Tatar folk instrument) and Symphony orchestra, played by USC Thornton Symphony. Bovard Auditorium, Los Angeles. More info.

December, 2019

Announcing my Orchestral Consortium for Regional and Collegiate Orchestras, headed by conductor Tamara Dworetz (for premieres in 2021-2022.) Read more and Join. 

March 8, 2020

Last November, I was named winner of the 2020 Celebrate Asia Composition Competition! I will be performing Tatar Folk Tales with the Seattle Symphony. Link to Tickets.

February 28, 2020 - 7:30pm

Hear the premiere of Bolghar, for Quray (Tatar folk instrument) and Symphony orchestra, played by USC Thornton Symphony. Bovard Auditorium, Los Angeles. More info.

December, 2019

Announcing my Orchestral Consortium for Regional and Collegiate Orchestras, headed by conductor Tamara Dworetz (for premieres in 2021-2022.) Read more and Join. 

November 21-26, 2019

@ Boonville, CA

Gabriela Lena Frank Creative Academy of Music, cycle 11

with soprano Tony Arnold, and 

guitarist Manuel Barrueco

November, 2019

I was named winner of the 2020 Celebrate Asia Composition Competition! I will be performing Tatar Folk Tales with the Seattle Symphony on March 8, 2020. Link to Tickets.

October 19, 2019 - 7:30pm

Mahlermania! 

@ Boston University College of Fine Arts Concert Hall, MA. Hear: "Rainbow" for Mezzo-Soprano and Symphony Orchestra. More info.

August, 2019

@ Los Angeles, CA, USA

I am now pursuing my DMA in Music Composition at USC! 

April 19, 2019

Read my interview in Classical Music Magazine I Care If You Listen.

February 24, 2019 

@ Austin, TX

Premiere of Symphony of Proverbs 

for wind symphony orchestra and choir by Density512

December 7, 2018 

@ University of South Carolina, SC

Premiere of Water. Under. Live. I.

Duo Cortona: Rachel Calloway, Mezzo-Soprano, Ari Streisfeld, Violin.