Calendar Archive – 2003

October 7-23,
2003
Mezzo Joyce DiDonato, pianist Brian Zeger and flutist Frances Shelley, recitals featuring "The Deepest Desire." Oct. 7 (Wichita), Oct. 11 (Kansas City), Oct. 14 (Kennedy Center, Washington DC), Oct. 20 (Lincoln Center, NYC), Oct. 23 (Wigmore Hall, London).
October 6-11,
2003
Workshop of "The End of the Affair" at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA, with soprano Nicolle Foland, mezzo Katherine Ciesinski, tenor Joseph Evans, baritones John Packard, David Okerlund and Robert Orth. Judith Yan, conductor.
August 7,9,12,16,
2003 

The first international production of Dead Man Walking will take place at the State Opera of South Australia. Cast includes Kirsti Harms as Sister Helen Prejean and Teddy Tahu Rhodes as Joseph de Rocher. Presented at the Festival Theatre in association with San Francisco Opera.

June 7 ,8, 11, 13, 14, 15,
2003
Dead Man Walking at Michigan Opera Theater in Detroit. Cast includes Kristine Jepson (Sister Helen); John Packard (Joseph de Rocher). Conducted by John DeMain. 
May 9, 11, 
2003
Concerts with Frederica von Stade in Santa Barbara and Thousand Oaks, CA. Sponsored by Camerata Pacifica.
March 30-
April 4, 
2003
Composer-in-residence at Wichita State University for the contemporary music festival, featuring works by Jake Heggie. Premiere of the SATB a cappella arrangement of "He Will Gather Us Around."
February 22,
2003
Recital with Frederica von Stade in San Jose, CA.
January 10, 12, 16, 18,
2003
Dead Man Walking at Austin Lyric Opera in Texas. Cast includes mezzos Margaret Lattimore and Mary Philips (Sister Helen); John Packard and Mel Ulrich (Joseph de Rocher).