october, 2010

07oct8:00 pmPiano QuintetNew Music New Haven


november, 2010

12nov7:30 pmperformance Barso Re at ROSHNIReena will be conducting her arrangement of popular bollywood song Barso Re at ROSHNI, the Yale South Asian Society’s cultural show. The arrangement will be performed by Yale College’s newly-formed Hindi acapella group, Sur et Veritaal.


december, 2010

09dec8:00 pmPremier of AriaMeena Shivaram, hindustani vocalist Yale Philhamonia


february, 2011

25feb7:50 pmReena’s arrangement of Barso ReSur et Veritaal, Yale’s Hindi A Cappella Group performs Reena’s arrangement of Barso Re at the Asian American Cultural Center’s Arts Festival


march, 2011

24mar8:00 pmTwo PremiersTwo Tones by Reena Esmail Fabiana Gonzalez, alto; Ismail Degani, violin; Reena Esmail, piano blanket by Omar Surillo Jay Hurst, saxophone; Omar Surillo, electric guitar; Reena Esmail, keyboard

26mar5:00 pmperformance of second movement from The Whole StoryAlexandra Detyniecki, oboe


april, 2011

02apr7:30 pmSur et Veritaal, Yale’s Hindi A Cappella Group performsReena’s medley of popular bollywood songs: Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe / Yeh Ishq Hai at Lumina

05apr10:30 amWorkshop performance of scene from Meera (मीरा)a new opera in Hindi about the life of Mirabai Annie Rosen, mezzo soprano

09apr7:30 pmSur et Veritaal, Yale’s Hindi A Cappella Group performsat the Japan Benefit Concert Time and Location TBD

15apr7:30 pmSur et Veritaal, Yale’s Hindi A Cappella Group performspopular bollywood songs: Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe / Yeh Ishq Hai and Barso Re at the Yale Hindi Debate, Round I

17apr8:00 pmPremier of a movement from Four VignettesDuel — Dasha Nikolenko, flute and Candy Chiu, marimba

28apr4:30 pmpremiere of Asterion in the TropicsHaverford College Choir

28apr8:00 pmPremier of White Keypoetry of Carol Muske-Dukes - Yale Camerata

29apr7:30 pmYear End show of Sur et Veritaal with all new arrangements of:Yeh Honsla Kaise Jhuke (Dor) and Ghanan Ghanan (Lagaan) / Chaiyya Chaiyya (Dil Se) / Hips Don’t Lie (Shakira) and many other popular bollywood songs


may, 2011

03may7:30 pmperformance of Asterion in the TropicsHaverford College Choir


august, 2011

08aug7:30 pmFellowship at Chamber Music Conference Eastperformance of new chamber work - Bennington College

31aug7:30 pmA Tribute to Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi:Gaurav Mazumdar, sitar Shailendra Mishra, tabla Reena Esmail, tanpura