2012-2013 Season 2018-07-11T13:34:44+00:00

2012-2013 Season


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8.4.12
Two Tones (West Coast Premier)
Nandani Sinha, soprano; Nicole Elliot, violin; Edward Murray, piano
Herrick Chapel, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

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7.30.12 – 8.5.12
CULTIVATE – Copland House Emerging Composers Institute Fellow (Sheila and Richard J. Schwartz Fellowship)

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8.5.12
तसवीर (Tasveer) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano
CULTIVATE – Copland House Emerging Composers Institute – Final concert
Harumi Rhodes, violin; Alexis Pia Gerlach, cello;
Carol McGonnell, clarinet; Michael Boriskin, piano
Merestead Estate – Mt. Kisco, NY
3PM

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9.14.12 – 9.16.12
Indiaspora, participant
“Indiaspora’s Forum establishes an epicenter for the diverse array of Indian American perspectives […] gives a voice to the Indian-American community and energizes its leaders toward collective action.”

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9.15.12
performance of two Indian-inspired works by western composers:
Hindu Lied – Nikolai Rimsky Korsakov
Raga Prelude – Michael Harrison
Krisanthy Desby, cello
Reena Esmail, piano
Mohonk Mountain House, New York
8PM

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9.27.12
Guest Speaker
“Breaking Through Genre” Seminar
Creative Writing program – University of Southern California

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10.1.12
Guest Speaker
Marlborough School (Los Angeles, CA)

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10.12.12
Premier of Rang De Basant
Kimball Gallagher, piano
Benefit Concert for Chintan
Environmental Action and Research Group
2 Gold Street (NYC) – Solarium
8PM
In addition to the premier of my piece, I will also be singing a short Hindustani tarana and bandish in Farsi, in Michael Harrison’s new work Jaunpuri.
(articles about this concert from Real Estate Weekly and Fashion News)

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10.21.12 – 11.17.12
my new work for solo piano will be performed on tour throughout India by pianist Kimball Gallagher. Tour cities will include New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Goa, Bangalore, Mysore, Hyderabad and Kolkata, as well as Malaysia and Singapore. Confirmed concert dates in India are as follows:

INDIA (in partnership with Chintan)
October 23 – Russian Center, Mumbai, 7:30 PM
31-A, DR. G Deshmukh Marh (Pedder Road) Mumbai 400 026
October 24 – Private Concert, Mumbai
October 27 – Kala Academy, Goa
October 28 – Mysore Cottage Concert Series – 5:30 PM
Kuvempunagar, Mysore
October 29 – Private Concert, Bangalore (Whitefield)
October 30 – Bangalore School of Music, 7PM
November 1 – Calcutta School of Music, Kolkata – 6:30PM
November 4 – Poona Music Society, Pune Evening – 6:30PM
November 5 – Nehru Memorial Library, Delhi – 6:30PM
SINGAPORE
November 7-8 – Concert and Lecture at Conference hosted by Singapore Management University,
Nov. 10 Private Concert, MILK Fundraiser
MALAYSIA
Nov. 12 Sarawak Library, Kuching
Nov. 14 Penang
Nov. 15 Kuala Lumpur, Private concert
Nov. 17 Kuala Lumpur, Sutra Dance Theatre
2.26.13
World Music Theories, Aesthetics and Practice (MUSI 506)
Yale College
Guest Lecturer: “Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Hindustani Music”


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3.12.13
Artist Certificate Seminar
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA
Guest Lecturer: “The Case for New Music”

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4.7.13
Sur et Veritaal – Spring Chutney
Sur et Veritaal, Yale’s Hindi a capella group, will be performing a number of my arrangements of Bollywood mashups on their spring concert. (I’ll be MC-ing!)
Sudler Hall – Yale University
2PM

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4.23.13
premier of Jhula-Jhule
MuSE Ensemble – Iryna Krechkovsky, violin; Kevin Loucks, piano
Merkin Concert Hall, Kaufman Center
New York, NY
8PM

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4.30.13
performance of Jhula Jhule
Alissa Cheung, violin
Paul Kerekes, piano
New Music New Haven
Sprague Concert Hall
Yale University
8PM

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5.10.13
Radio interview on WPKN 89.5
I will be talking about my piece Jhula-Jhule
8:30 PM

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5.29.13
premier of Goole Doodi (Dark Flower) from
Anjuman Songs
based on the Dari poetry of Afghan poet Nadia Anjuman
and English translations by Diana Arterian
Nandani Sinha, soprano
Aaron Hill, english horn
Rachel Garcia, narrator
Aurelien Eulert, piano
Ruskin Museum, Los Angeles
7:30 PM

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7.21.13 – 7.27.13
Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
Composition Fellow

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7.27.13
premier of new work for string quartet
Flux Quartet