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2014

July 31: Performance at The Vail Summer Music Festival with Le Train Bleu. Music of Reinbert de Leeuw, Schubert, Schumann. Info/tickets

August 2: Performance at The Vail Summer Music Festival with Le Train Bleu. Music of John Adams, Vivaldi, Bach. Info/tickets

August 5-9: Featured Artist at the International Double Reed Society Conference. Performance as soloist of Dana Wilson’s Avatar (2005) Concerto for Bassoon and Winds with The West Point Band.

September 20, 21, & 23:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 and Arturo Márquez’s Danzón No. 2. More information

October 5:
Performances with Yo Yo Ma and the Winston-Salem Symphony of Dvorak’s Cello Concerto and Shostakovich Symphony No. 12. More information

October 12, 14:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Brahm’s Symphony No. 1, Shostakovich’s Festival Overture, and the word premiere of Lawrence Dillon’s Katabasis. More information

October 17:
Performance as conductor of nu ensemble, the contemporary music ensemble at UNCSA. Music of Randall Woolf, Florent Ghys, Marc Mellits. Amy Beth Kirsten. Nicholas Omiccioli, and the world premiere of Jeffrey Holmes’ concerto for guitar and ensemble Hrið-Móðr-Ljómi. More information

October 20-25:
Recital, master classes and competition judge in Mexico City at the Ollin Yoliztli Conservatory of Music

November 1:
World Premiere performance of Michael Rothkopf’s ‘Two Wings’ for Bassoon, Soprano and Computer at UNCSA. More information

November 16, 18:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites. More information

November 22:
Canadian Premiere of Michael Gordon’s Rushes at Vancouver New Music. More information

2015

January 10, 12, 13:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Haydn’s Symphony No. 69, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with Christoph Koncz, and Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier Suite. More information

January 17:
Performance with Zéphyros Winds at UNCSA as part of the Watson Chamber Music Series. More information

Now in its 20th season, the award-winning wind quintet Zéphyros Winds celebrates the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss’ birth. Featuring Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche with UNCSA faculty Dmitri Shteinberg in an adroit setting for winds and piano, the sesquicentennial presents an opportunity for this world-class ensemble to explore the composer of grandiose orchestral scores and scandalous opera on a more intimate level.

January 17:
Woodwind Day at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts

January 18:
Performance with Zéphyros Winds in Southern Pines, NC as part of the Weymouth Chamber Music Series

February 21:
Performance with Zéphyros Winds in Morehead City, NC as part of the American Music Festival. More information

February 22:
Performance with Zéphyros Winds in Wilmington, NC as part of Chamber Music Wilmington

February 28:
Performance with UNCSA faculty of Stravinsky’s Octet, Watson Chamber Music Hall

March 25:
Performance as conductor of nu ensemble, the contemporary music ensemble at UNCSA. Program of world premieres by UNCSA student composers

April 25, 26, 27:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 and music of Shostakovich, Tomasi, Bernstein. More information

May 30, 31, and June 2:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Mahler’s Symphony No. 1. More information

June 5:
Performance of Gene Koshinski’s Get It! with Winston-Salem Symphony and the music of David Lang, Missy Mazzoli, Judd Greenstein, and Sarah Kirkland Snider More information

June 15-20:
Performances and weeklong teaching residency at The Summer Bassoon Extravaganza in Atlanta, GA. More information

August 15-20:
Performances at the International Double Reed Society Conference in Tokyo, Japan

August 31-September 4:
Recitals and Teaching Residency in Córdoba, Argentina