Faculty with the Youth Orchestra of America during their 2017 residence in Chile at Teatro del Lago in the town of Frutillar, on Lake Llanquihue. http://www.yoa.org
September 17, 19:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony and cellist Brant Taylor including Elgar’s Enigma Variations and Ott’s Concerto for Two Cellos and Orchestra
October 27, 29, 31:
Performances with Piedmont Opera of the Kevin Puts’ Silent Night
Performance and teaching residency with Zéphyros Winds at Brigham Young University. Music of Barber, Mozart, Fine, and Szervánszky
Performance with UNCSA wind faculty. Music of Barber, Bernstein, Fine, and Gershwin
January 6, 7, 9:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony and pianist Orion Weiss including Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro Overture and the Piano Concerto no. 21, and Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 10
All Mozart Recital – Works for voice, bassoon, strings, and organ with organist Timothy Olsen and soprano Elizabeth Pacheco Rose. Tickets.
Performance of Mozart’s k370 quartet for bassoon and string trio with UNCSA string faculty Ida Bieler, Ulrich Eichenauer, and Brooks Whitehouse. Tickets
Performance with Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra in Daytona Beach, FL. Stefan Solyom, conductor and pianist Nareh Arghamanyan. Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5, Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2, and Smetena’s Šárka from “Má Vlast”.
Performance with Winston-Salem Symphony including Saint-Säens’ Symphony no. 3 and Barber’s violin concerto
Performance and teaching residency with Zéphyros Winds as part of the Morrison Artists Series at San Francisco State University. Music of Mozart, Szervánszky, and Ten Pieces for Wind Quintet and Six Bagatelles of György Ligeti. Tickets
Concerto soloist with the Orquesta Filarmónica de Boca del Río in Veracruz, Mexico. Weber Concerto. Tickets.
March 11, 13:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony including Bernstein’s Symphony No. 1 and Jenkins’ The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace
Performance of Michael Gordon’s hour-long sonic meditation ‘Rushes’ for seven bassoons at OZ Arts in Nashville, TN. Tickets.
Performance of Michael Gordon’s ‘Rushes’ at Big Ears Festival in Knoxville, TN.
May 20, 22:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony including Strauss’ Trio from Der Rosenkavalier and Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”
Performances and teaching residency at the NewBassoon Workshop, a four-day workshop June 8-12, 2018 as part of the National Music Festival in Chestertown, Maryland presented by Dark in the Song. This year’s faculty will be Michael Harley, Peter Kolkay, Lynn Hileman, Rachael Elliott with featured guest Jeffrey Lyman.
Performances as Principal Bassoon with Mahler Chamber Orchestra and violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja at the Ojai Music Festival in Ojai, CA. Ligeti Violin Concerto, Beethoven Violin Concerto, Stravinsky Soldier’s Tale, Ligeti Six Bagatelles, Berio Opus Number Zoo. Tickets.
Performance of the Berio Sequenza XII for bassoon at the Ojai Music Festival in Ojai, CA. Tickets.
Performances as Principal Bassoon with Mahler Chamber Orchestra and violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja as part of the Ojai Music Festival in Berkeley, CA. Ligeti Violin Concerto, Beethoven Violin Concerto, Stravinsky Soldier’s Tale. Tickets.
Performances as Principal Bassoon with Mahler Chamber Orchestra and violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja as part of the Aldeburgh Festival in Aldeburgh, England. Ligeti Violin Concerto, Beethoven Violin Concerto, Stravinsky Soldier’s Tale, Ligeti Six Bagatelles. Tickets.
Solo Master Classes and performances in Prague at the Ameropa Festival in Czech Republic. http://ameropa.org
August 28- Sept 1:
Performances in Granada, Spain at the International Double Reed Society Conference.