Past Dates

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

ClarinetFest 2019
Bass Clarinet in Rock - 10:00 a.m.
Knoxville, TN [map]
Price: See International Clarinet Association Website

I'll be joined by Grace Choi on keyboard, Tommy Sauter on bass, and Bob Adamcik on drums in the premiere performance of a new reduced arrangement of "Concerto in Rock," originally composed for bass clarinet and concert band. Also on the program in Lori Ardovino's "Variations on Themes of Black Sabbath," for bass clarinet solo.

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Mahler Symphony #3 - 7:35 p.m.
500 College St
New Haven, CT 06520 [map]
Price: see NHSO website for tickets

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

Titans - 7:30 p.m.
Garde Arts Center, 312 State St
New London, CT 06320
(860) 444-6766 [map]
Price: Contact ECSO for tickets

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra closes its season at the Garde with Mahler's Symphony No. 1.

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Music for Palm Sunday - 4:00 p.m.
185 Cold Spring Street
New Haven, CT 06511 [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Dieterich Buxtehude (1636-1707) “Ad manus” from Membra Jesu nostril, Samuel Barber (1910-1981) Prayers of Kierkegaard (reduced orchestration by Lee Hobby), Caroline Shaw (b. 1982) To the Hands, Arvo Pärt (b. 1935) The Beatitudes (Chamber Chorus), Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt, Op. 112

Saturday, April 6th, 2019

Jocelyn Hagen's - The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci - 7:30 p.m.
500 College St
New Haven, CT 06520 [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

The East Coast premiere of an exciting new multimedia symphony for chorus and orchestra inspired by Da Vinci’s brilliant and enigmatic notebooks. Performed alongside works from Da Vinci’s own time by Gaffurius and Josquin.

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Springtime Lark - 7:30 p.m.
Garde Arts Center, 312 State St
New London, CT 06320
(860) 444-6766 [map]
Price: Contact ECSO for tickets

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra presents Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances (and its rocking bass clarinet part), along with music by Torke and Tower.

Friday, February 15th, 2019

7:30 p.m.
Weill Hall, 154 W57th Street
New York, NY 10019 [map]
Price: Contact Yale School of Music for information

Yale clarinet students, past and present, join to form a clarinet choir. Rumor has it that there will be a contra alto clarinet in my hands!

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

4:30 p.m.
Sprague Hall, 470 College Street
New Haven, CT
203 432-4158 [map]
Price: Contact Yale School of Music for information

Yale clarinet students, past and present, join to form a clarinet choir. Rumor has it that there will be a contra alto clarinet in my hands!

Saturday, January 26th, 2019

Fantastic Fantasies - 7:30 p.m.
Garde Arts Center, 312 State St
New London, CT 06320
(860) 444-6766 [map]
Price: Contact ECSO for tickets

Solo performances by Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra concertmaster and principal double bass are featured, along with a rare hearing of Kodály's Háry János Suite.

Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Rapture and Rhapsodies - 7:30 p.m.
Garde Arts Center, 312 State St
New London, CT 06320
(860) 444-6766 [map]
Price: Contact ECSO for tickets

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony opens its season with Enescu, Romanian Rhapsody No. 1; Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini; Rouse, Rapture; and Ravel Rapsodie espagnol.

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Navy Memorial Plaza
U.S. Coast Guard Band - 7:00 p.m.
701 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, DC [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

"Concerto in Rock" for bass clarinet and band is featured, along with rousing patriotic Americana!

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Waterfront Park
U.S. Coast Guard Band - 3:00 p.m.
300 S. William Street
Ludington, MI [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

"Concerto in Rock" for bass clarinet and band is featured, along with rousing patriotic Americana!

Saturday, August 1st, 2015

U.S. Coast Guard Band - 7:30
425 W. Western Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49440
1.800.585.3737 [map]
Price: Free - Tickets ARE Required

"Concerto in Rock" for bass clarinet and band is featured, along with rousing patriotic Americana!  Free tickets are available at the Frauenthal Center box office or can be reserved by calling 231-727-8001.

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Waterfront Stadium
U.S. Coast Guard Band - 8:00 p.m.
Grand Haven, MI [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

"Concerto in Rock" for bass clarinet and band is featured, along with rousing patriotic Americana!

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Founders Hall
"Fortune" - Chamber Concert - 3:00 p.m.
Central Connecticut State University
New Britain, CT
(860) 701-6826 [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Coast Guard Band Chamber Players offer a repeat performance of wind music by Beethoven, Persichetti, Kurka, and Orff.

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival
Coast Guard Band - Family Day Concert - 4:00 p.m.
The Music Shed
Norfolk, CT [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Hear the second performance of Andrew Grenci's new "Concerto in Rock" for bass clarinet and band, along with a mix of American classics from Ives to Copland to Sousa.

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

2:00 p.m.
Leamy Concert Hall, U.S. Coast Guard Academy
New London, CT 06320
860-701-6826 [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Jacques Casterede, "Erinnerungen" for bass clarinet and piano

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Benzanson Recital Hall, UMASS
Classic Nouveau - 8:00 p.m.
North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Coast Guard Band Chamber Players perform Hindemith Septet and music by Stravinsky, C.P.E. Bach, and Wilhem Berger.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Noank Baptist Church
Coast Guard Band Chamber Players - 7:00 p.m.
Noank, CT [map]
Price: Free - No Tickets Required

Hindemith Septet and music by Stravinsky, C.P.E. Bach, and Wilhem Berger.