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With Vocalist Saili Oak (above) and Musica Nova Orchestra (below) at their performance of Three Songs for Hindustani Vocalist, Soprano, and Sinfonietta (2018).

December 7, 2018 - 4:30pm

@ University of South Carolina

Duo Cortona: Rachel Calloway, Mezzo-Soprano, Ari Streisfeld, Violin. 

Gabriela Lena Frank Creative Academy of Music.  

December 14, 2018 - 20:30

@ European University, Cyprus

Shawn Mativetsky, Tabla

Sorin Alexandru Horlea, Violin 

January 6, 2019 - 2pm

@ Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ

Musica Nova Orchestra

Warren Cohen, Conductor

Saili Oak, Hindustani Vocalist

Carolyn Whitaker, Soprano

February 15, 2019 - 8pm

@ Cook Recital Hall, Michigan State University, MI

Johnny Gandelsman, Violin

More info & tickets.

February 17, 2019 - 8pm

"String Masters Series"

@ Seully Hall, Boston Conservatory, MA

Johnny Gandelsman, Violin

More info & tickets.

February 24, 2019 - 4pm

"Like a Religion"

@ Blanton Museum of Art

 (in Ellsworth Kelly's Austin), TX

Density512, winds & choir

Ticket included with museum admission.

March 8, 2019 - 7:30pm

"Frost Student Composers with Duo Cortona"

@ Weeks Center for Recording and Performance, Clarke Recital Hall, 

University of Miami.

More info. (Free Admission.) 

March 13, 2019 - 8pm-2am

"SXSW ATX Composers Showcase"

@ Parker Jazz Club, Austin, TX.

Invoke String Quartet plays @ 10pm but stay for the rest if you're able!

More info & tickets

April 4, 2019

Honored to receive a Morton Gould Young Composer Award from ASCAP this year, for my piece, Three Songs, for Hindustani voice, Soprano and Sinfonietta (2018). You can hear the piece here.

April 28, 2019 - 3pm

Duo Cortona - New Music Concert Series @ Delaware County Community College - Large Auditorium, PA. More info & Tickets. (Non-Facebook link).

May 10, 2019 - 7-9pm

"Beyond" Album Release Party feat. Saili Oak. @ Rosebud Coffee, Pasadena, CA. Order the album!

Album, "Beyond", feat. Saili Oak & Salastina Music Society, Released on Toro Records.  Streaming on iTunes & Apple Music, or, order on Toro Records.

May 11, 2019 - 8pm

Alissa Roca, soprano & Jason Mulligan, piano. @ Duke University, Nelson Music Room. Durham, NC.

May 16, 2019 - 7pm

Alissa Roca, soprano & Jason Mulligan, piano. @ Cypress Cove Retirement Community, Edison Hall. Ft. Myers, FL.

May 31, 2019 - 6pm

"Saath: Strung Together - Music for Strings by Akshaya Avril Tucker Inspired by North Indian Music" 

@ Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX. 

June 22, 2019 - 2pm

Alissa Roca, soprano & Jason Mulligan, piano. @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Dallas, TX.

July 7, 2019 - 3pm

Alissa Roca, soprano & Jason Mulligan, piano. @ Springfield Presbyterian Church, Baltimore, MD. 

August 20, 2019 - 4pm

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival  "Sounding Board" Reading & Discussion. @ Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael's College. Colchester, VT. Free. More info.

August 23, 2019 - 8pm

Robert Howard & Kevin Korth. @ Old First Concerts, San Francisco CA.  More info.

September 8, 2019 - 3pm

Robert Howard & Evan Kahn. @ Maybeck Studio for the Performing Arts, Berkeley, CA. More info. 

September 12, 2019 - 6pm

Bach Along the Silk Road. Johnny Gandelsman, violin; Portland Chamber Music Festival. @ Cove Street Arts, Portland OR. More Info. 

September 24, 2019 - 6:30pm

Kamini Avril closing feat. Shankar Tucker & Jake Charkey. @ Bowery Gallery, NY, NY. More info.

September 25, 2019 - 12pm

Evan Kahn and Robert Howard, Cello. @ Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley, CA. More info.

October 5, 2019 - 3pm

Sean Riley, violin & Farshad Zadeh, piano; Mundi Project @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT. More info.

October 22, 2019 - 7pm

Repairing the World Through Music and Story. Johnny Gandelsman, violin; Violins of Hope. Louisville, KY. More info.

October 25, 2019 - 7:30pm

Englewinds "A Green Awakening". @ Puffin Cultural Forum, Teaneck, NJ. More info. 

November 5, 2019 - 7pm

Concert Artists Guild Presents Invoke, multi-string quartet. @ Joe's Pub, NY NY. More info.

November 18, 2019 - 7pm

William Paterson University Percussion Ensemble. @ Shea Center for Performing Arts, Wayne, NJ. More info.

November 24, 2019 - 3:30pm

Englewinds: Concerts by the Pond. @ St.John's Episcopal Church, Cold Spring Harbor, NY.

More info.

December 10, 2019 - 7:30p

Honolulu Chamber Music Series Presents Invoke. @ Orvis Auditorium, Honolulu HI. More info.

March 13, 2020 - 7pm

Johnny Gandelsman, Violin. Treefalls New Music. @ Spartanburg, SC. More info.

May 27, 2020

My first article, Emerge, Bridge, Connect was published in New Music Box. Read my thoughts about *connection* during COVID-19 and let me know what you think!

June 8, 2020

ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards finalist for Pallavi - Meditation on Care

July 27, 2020

Announcing a solo vibraphone consortium commission headed by Jordan Walsh

July 9, 2020

#GLFCAMGigForCOVID featuring cellist Jeanne Jaubert & her daughter Sif. Watch the Digital Premiere here.

August 8, 2020 - 5:30pm PST (virtual)

Breathing Sunlight played at the Willamette Valley Chamber Music Festival with works by Beethoven and Gabriela Lena Frank. 

*Album Release!* Solo Marimba Commissions vol.3 by Payton MacDonald. Listen on Bandcamp and Spotify. He's premiering the album on 11/21/2020 at William Paterson Univ (NJ).  

11/21/2020 - 8pm EST

Breathing Sunlight played by A Far Cry. Catch our shoutout in the Washington Post!

12/3/2020 - 7:30pm CDT (virtual)

Again a Beginning  (for singing double bassist) - premiere by Annick Odom and Less Than <10 MusicListen to the piece here.

12/13/2020 - *EP release!*

Density512 presents a new EP: fold in, fold out, which includes my piece "Enough, to Unfold" for pierrot (mixed chamber) ensemble. Stream/buy on Bandcamp here.

12/17/2020 - 7pm CDT (virtual)

Hold Sacred  (for wind quintet)  -premiere by WindSync  (and me, dancing!) Watch/listen here.

12/29/2020 - 11:30am CDT (virtual)

International Cello Institute. A con-versation with Magdalena Sas and Akshaya Avril Tucker. More info.

1/22/2021 - 7pm EST (virtual)

Of My Grandfather for Mezzo-Soprano and Violin, performed by Duo Cortona at the Columbia Museum of Art, SC. Listen here.

2/11/2021 - 7:30pm EST (virtual)

Solitudes, for Solo Vibraphone: a workshop premiere by Nathaniel Gworek at Georgia College and State University. Stream on Facebook.

2/22/2021 - 8pm EST (virtual)

WindSync performs Hold Sacred for Wind Quintet at the Chamber Music Society of Detroit. Streaming + more info.

2/25/2021  (virtual)

Digital premiere of Dictionary of Falling Flowers, for violin and percussion, performed by Lucia Lin and Maria Finkelmeier. Stream it here

3/28/2021 -  12pm CDT (virtual)

Magdalena Sas, cellist, performs Ancient with Third Coast Chamber Collective. More info & Streaming.

4/17/2021 - 8:30pm EST (virtual)

Flood for solo viola premiered by Calvin Green at the University of South Carolina. Listen here.

4/27/2021 - 10am PST (virtual)

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra "Meet the Music" concert to include Our Waters and my 3 arrangements of works by 2nd and 4th graders. 

Stream it here.

5/7/2021 - 8:30pm CDT (virtual)

Ancient for solo cello, performed by Magdalena Sas, at Collins Hall at the Hamel Music Center (Madison, WI). Stream it here.

5/18/2021 - 6:30pm EST (virtual)

Joshua Roman and Tessa Lark perform Breathing Sunlight for violin and cello, alongside Edgar Meyer. Hosted by String Theory. Stream it here.

5/23/2021 - 3pm CDT (broadcast)

Adelante Winds performs Hold Sacred on KPAC 88.3FM in San Antonio, TX. Stream it here

5/28/2021 - 8pm CDT (virtual)

newEar performs Enough, to Unfold, one of 3 winners of their Composition Contest 2020-2021, in Kansas City. Stream it here.

6/25/2021 - 8pm CDT (virtual)

newEar performs Enough, to Unfold, at the Kansas City Contemporary Chamber Music Festival. Stream it here.

7/15/2021 - 1pm CDT (virtual)

International Cello Institute presents a conversation about commissioning new music. Join the ICI Summer Program here.

Cancelled 8/17/2021 - 7:30pm PDT @ The Baker-Baum Concert Hall. La Jolla Music Society Summerfest presents chamber works by Gabriela Lena Frank, Akshaya Avril Tucker, and others. More info.

10/14/2021 - 8pm EDT (Virtual) 

Soundstreams premieres Zoodle for 8 Voices, part of the RBC Bridges Workshop for Early-Career Composers. Stream it here.

10/5/2021 - 7:30pm EDT 

Johnny Gandelsman performs Pallavi: Meditation on Care @ College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA. Tickets.

3/6/2022 - 2pm ET

Flushing Town Hall - Theater (NY)

Orchestra of St.Luke's presents "Earth Works: Music for Our Planet". The program includes In Whose Mouth, the Stars. More info & tickets.


Additional Performances of

"Earth Works":

3/10/2022 - 7pm ET

Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture - Repertory Theatre (NY)

More info & tickets.

3/11/2022 - 7pm ET

Americas Society (NY)

More info & tickets.

3/12/2022 - 2pm ET

Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden - Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (NY)

More info & tickets.

3/13/2022 - 4pm ET

Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library - Dweck Center (NY)

More info & tickets.


I am a contributor on “5 Minutes That Will Make You Love the Horn” (from The New York Times)! Read about & listen to our favorite horn moments here.


5/19/2022 - 8pm PT

The Wallis - Lovelace Studio Theater (Beverly Hills, CA)

The Wallis presents "Johnny Gandelsman: This is America," featuring Pallavi: Meditation on Care for solo violin. More info & tickets.


Album release announcement! 

This is America -- An Anthology 2020-2021by Johnny Gandelsman, includes Pallavi: Meditation on Carefor solo violin.

7/29/2022 - 2pm MT

International Double Reed Society 2022, University of CO, Boulder. Kara LaMoure premieres  "Meditation on Care II," for solo bassoon. More info & tickets.

10/1/2022 - 7pm ET

David's Folly Farm, Brooksville, ME.

Brooklyn Rider premieres Hollow Flame, for string quartet, by Akshaya Avril Tucker. More info & tickets.

10/2/2022 - 3pm ET

University of Maine, Collins Center for the Arts (Orono, ME).

Brooklyn Rider performs Hollow Flame by Akshaya Avril Tucker. More info & tickets.

11/10/22 - 7:30pm ET

11/11/22 - 7:30pm ET

11/12/22 - 3pm ET

Boston Opera Collaborative premieres Love in the Time of... The cycle includes two new songs by Akshaya Avril Tucker. More info & tickets.

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