Balance Campaign Residency at Avaloch Farm Music Institute

I am excited to join the ensemble, Balance Campaign, for an artist residency at the Avaloch Farm Music Institute in New Hampshire! We will collaborate on a newly commissioned piece by composer, Nathan Lincoln de Cusatis. Balance Campaign is a DC-based contemporary ensemble, passionate about commissioning and premiering new works.

DNMC Presents: Balance Campaign Concert #3

The District New Music Coalition (DNMC) is extremely excited to partner with local chamber group Balance Campaign for one final show this season. The third and final concert of this year’s residency will be at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church (College Park, MD) on June 14, with an eclectic program of music by living composers with…

Meraki at Politics & Art: District Vox

Meraki will perform for the 5th annual performing arts showcase, Politics & Art: District Vox, co-presented by the Washington Performing Arts’ Mars Urban Arts Initiative and DC-Councilmember David Grosso. Meraki’s showcase will include a performance of Jamie Wind Whitmarsh’s “No Progress Without Loss … every new beginning,” commissioned by the duo in 2017.

Great Noise Ensemble presents: Freedom from Fear

Great Noise Ensemble concludes the 2018-19 season of its residency at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ with the final program in a series called the Four Freedoms, based on Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “Four Essential Freedoms,” articulated in his 1941 State of the Union speech supporting our allies in Europe ahead of World War II….

DNMC Presents: Balance Campaign Concert #2

The District New Music Coalition (DNMC) is extremely excited to partner with Balance Campaign, a Washington D.C.-based contemporary ensemble passionate about commissioning and premiering new works.      Join us on May 17 for an eclectic program of music by living composers with ties to the greater DC area: Blink – Geoff Sheil Murmurs –…

UMBC Presents: Balance Campaign

Balance Campaign is a Washington D.C.-based contemporary ensemble passionate about commissioning and premiering new works. Currently in their second season, the group has been in residence at the University of Maryland – Baltimore County and is currently ensemble-in-residence with the District New Music Coalition (DNMC).   The program features works by women composers, and will…

Great Noise Ensemble presents: Freedom to Worship

The Four Freedoms Project II: Freedom to Worship GNE continues its residency at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ with the second of four programs called The Four Freedoms Project, named after Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “Four Essential Freedoms,” articulated during his 1941 State of the Union address in support of our allies in Europe ahead of World War II. Freedom to Worship is perhaps…

Great Noise Ensemble presents: Freedom of Expression

On December 15, 2018 at 8:00 p.m., Great Noise Ensemble will present the first of a series of programs called The Four Freedoms Project at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ. Freedom of Expression includes two large works. Joshua Armenta has sets texts by Federico García Lorca in Sonetos del amor oscuro, for tenor and ensemble. In this world premiere, Armenta is…