Calendar Archive – 2012

Dec 9
2012

World Premiere of Christmas Maladies (texts by Mark Campbell) commissioned by Renaissance City Choirs; Jeffry Blake Johnson, artistic director at Carnegie Music Hall, Pittsburgh, PA
Type: Concert  
Nov 14 - 17
2012

Guest Artist at Cornell University Department of Music
Type: Event  
Nov 7 - 11
2012

NASHVILLE
BMI Composer-In-Residence at Vanderbilt University during the opera department’s production of Three Decembers (Nov 9 & 11); Amy Jarman is Madeline Mitchell; Gayle Shay directs and Robin Fountain conducts; at the Blair School of Music, Ingram Hall, Nashville, TN.
Vanderbilt University Blair School of Music Type: Three Decembers  
Oct 10, 13, 18, 21, 23, 26, 30* & 11/2*
2012

SAN FRANCISCO
Moby-Dick at the San Francisco Opera, featuring the original cast conducted by Patrick Summers and directed by Leonard Foglia. Ben Heppner & Jay Hunter Morris* (Ahab), Morgan Smith (Starbuck), Stephen Costello (Greenhorn), Jonathan Lemalu (Queequeg), Talise Trevigne (Pip), Robert Orth (Stubb), Matthew O’Neill (Flask).
San Francisco Opera Type: Moby-Dick  
Aug 8 - 26
2012

EASTSOUND
Composer-in-Residence for the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival in Washington, with two world premieres: Aug 11/12 “Orcas Island Ferry, suite for violin & piano” (Aloysia Friedmann & Jon Kimura Parker) and Aug 14/15 “This is My Beloved” songs for baritone and piano trio (featuring baritone Rod Gilfry).
Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival Type: Event  
Jun 14 - Aug 22
2012

A Musical Odyssey in the Mediterranean with Frederica von Stade and Jake Heggie, hosted by The Metropolitan Opera Guild aboard the all-suite, 144-guest Corinthian II. Flicka and Jake will perform two private concerts in historic buildings on this journey across the Mediterranean, from Sicily to Malta, Tunis, Sardinia, Barcelona, Marseille, Nice and Civitavecchia.
Type: Event  
Jun 7 - 10
2012

LOS ANGELES
Artist faculty at SongFest in Malibu.
SongFest at The Colburn School Type: Event  
May 14
2012

SEATTLE
World premiere of Another Sunrise, libretto by Gene Scheer featuring soprano Caitlin Lynch, a new commission from Music of Remembrance. 6:30pm at Benaroya Hall, Seattle.
Seattle’s Music of Remembrance Type: Concert  
May 13, 18, 20, 26, 31 & June 2
2012

FT. WORTH
Three Decembers at Ft. Worth Opera; the new production by director Candace Evans takes place at the intimate Scott Theater and stars Janice Hall (Madeline), Emily Pulley (Bea) and Matthew Worth (Charlie); conducted by Christopher Larkin.
Ft. Worth Opera Type: Concert  
Mar 28 - 30
2012

Artist residency at the Toronto’s Royal Conservatory of Music.
Type: Event  
Mar 23 - 25
2012

The Deepest Desire Joyce DiDonato and the Kansas City Symphony led by conductor Michael Stern. Helzberg Hall in the new Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
Type: Concert  
Mar 21
2012

“An Evening with Composer Jake Heggie” presented by Opera America as part of its Salon Series. Performers include sopranos Devon Guthrie and Talise Trevigne; mezzo-soprano Elise Quagliata; tenor Jonathan Blalock; baritones Philip Cutlip and Christiaan Smith-Kotlarek. 7:00pm at Opera America, 330 Seventh Ave, New York, NY.
Type: Concert  
Mar 5
2012

SAN FRANCISCO
Master class at the San Francisco Conservatory, 7:30pm
San Francisco Conservatory of Music Type: Event  
March 1, 4, 9, 18, 23
2012

DRESDEN
Dead Man Walking returns to the Dresden SemperOper
Dresden SemperOper Type: Dead Man Walking  
Feb 25, March 2, 4
2012

TULSA
Dead Man Walking at Tulsa Opera with Kirstin Chávez (Sister Helen) and Michael Mayes (Joseph De Rocher), directed by Johnathan Pape, conducted by Jerome Shannon.
Tulsa Opera Type: Dead Man Walking  
Feb 18, 21, 24, 26
2012

SAN DIEGO
West Coast Premiere of Moby-Dick at San Diego Opera; Ben Heppner (Ahab), Morgan Smith (Starbuck), Jonathan Boyd (Greenhorn), Jonathan Lemalu (Queequeg), Talise Trevigne (Pip), Robert Orth (Stubb), Matthew O’Neill (Flask); Leonard Foglia, director; Joseph Mechavich, conductor
San Diego Opera Type: Moby-Dick  
Feb 12
2012

Soprano Talise Trevigne and Jake perform At The Statue of Venus to celebrate the release of her first solo CD on GPR Records; 2pm at Sherwood Auditorium in the La Jolla Museum of Modern Art, 700 Prospect St, La Jolla, CA
Type: Concert  
Feb 4
2012

SAN FRANCISCO
Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and the Alexander String Quartet perform the world premiere of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s CAMILLE CLAUDEL: Into the Fire at Herbst Theater. Commissioned by San Francisco Performances. Program also includes Debussy’s String Quartet, and songs by Reynaldo Hahn.
San Francisco Performances Type: Camille Claudel  
Jan 28 - Feb 3
2012

CALGARY
Canadian premiere of Moby-Dick at Calgary Opera with Ben Heppner (Ahab), Brett Polegato (Starbuck), Colin Ainsworth (Greenhorn), Justin Welsh (Queequeg), Lisa DiMaria (Pip), Peter McGillivray (Stubb), Robert Clark (Flask); Joseph Mechavich, conductor; Leonard Foglia, director.
Calgary Opera Type: Moby-Dick  

Subscribe: RSS | iCal