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Fresh Inc Festival - June 2019

SPECIAL EVENTS:

Guest Appearance on the Everyday Musician Podcast with Eric Mrugala

    October 7th Release Date

    https://www.ericmrugala.com/podcast

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES:

From the World's End for soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, and trombone - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 8:30PM November 1 2019

    Location: Robert J. Werner Recital Hall, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

    Alex Meltzer, soprano sax | Alex Belkin, tenor sax | Alex Strawn, trumpet | Mahmoud Said, trombone

    FREE ADMISSION

Climbing Cove Mountain for flute - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 7:30PM November 15 2019

    Location: The University of Oregon

    Tori Calderone, flute

    FREE ADMISSION

Barry Owes Large for violin - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 8:00PM October 23 2019

    Location: Robert J. Werner Recital Hall,University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

    Holly Nelson, violin

    FREE ADMISSION

Axis Mundi, music for three octets - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 8:00PM October 19 2019

    Location: The Franklin & Marshall College, Barshinger Center for Musical Arts

    The Franklin & Marshall College Philharmonia - Brian Norcross, director

    FREE ADMISSION

Piano Sonatina No. 2

    Date/Time: 7:30PM September 11 2019

    Location: Griswold Hall, The Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins

    Performers: James Anemone, piano

    FREE ADMISSION

Me speaking at the premiere of Symphony No. 1 "Nightlife"

PAST PERFORMANCES (2019):

Chesapeake Clementine for reed quintet - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 6:30PM June 14 2019

    Location: The SC Johnson Golden Rondelle Theatre, Racine, WI

    Grace Hong, oboe | Elia Foster, clarinet in Bb | Darwin McMurray, alto and tenor saxophones | Luke Ellard, bass clarinet and clarinet            in A | Ben Roidl-Ward, bassoon

    FREE ADMISSION, reservations encouraged

Blueberries and Bees for solo viola and Mosaic Tundra for solo bass clarinet

    Performed as part of the 2019 Fresh Inc Festival

    Date/Time: 7:00PM June 10 (B+B) and 7:00PM June 11 (MT) 2019

    Location: University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha WI - room D184

    Sixto Franco, viola and Luke Ellard, bass clarinet

Suspended Sandstones: 5 Snapshots of Red River Gorge

    Date/Time: 6:30PM April 24 2019

    Location: Twin Towers Retirement Community, Cincinnati, OH

    Andrew Compton, clarinets | Holly Nelson, violin | Micheal Barnes, percussion

    Private Recital

Cumberland Pilgrimage for reed quintet and percussion - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 8:30PM April 18 2019

    Location: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Master Classroom 3250

    Patrick Grimone, oboe | Andrew Compton, clarinet | Erick Miranda, saxophones | Alexandra Doyle, bass clarinet | Andi                      Bragiel, bassoon | Brandon Dodge and Micheal Barnes, percussion | Rob Stull,  conductor

    FREE ADMISSION

Fog, Smog, and Smoke for solo horn and A Purse of Spaghetti for solo piano

    Date/Time: 8:00PM April 2 2019

    Location: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Patricia Corbett Theatre

    Eleni Georgiadis, horn | Micheal Delfin, piano

    A View from the Edge Recital Series | FREE ADMISSION

Breathing Octane for bass clarinet and drum set - WORLD PREMIERE

    Pie for Two's 2019 Midwest Tour

    Dates/Times/Locations:

        1) Tim Faulkner Art Gallery, Louisville, KY | 8:30PM March 20 2019 | FREE ENTRY

        2) The Listing Loon, Cincinnati, OH | 8:00PM March 21 2019 | FREE ENTRY (with Dirty Bern and the Commute(s) )

        3) 3112 Warsaw, Cincinnati, OH | 8:00PM March 22 2019 | FREE ENTRY (with Dirty Bern and the Commute(s) and Animal                      Mother)

        4) The Fuse Factory, Columbus, OH | 8:00PM March 23 2019 | $5 cover, BYOB (with O(f)verandas and VERSIONIN)

    Pie for Two: Corinne Klemenc, bass clarinet | Brandon Dodge, percussion

Vital Lightning for trombone choir - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 8:00PM March 12 2019

    Location: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Corbett Auditorium

    CCM Trombone Choir | Tyler Simms, conductor

    CCM Brass Showcase | FREE ADMISSION

Blueberries and Bees: the Bowl, Sargent, and Jordan Ponds of Acadia National Park for viola - WORLD PREMIERE

    Date/Time: 1:30PM February 21 2019

    Location: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Master Classroom 3250

    Performer: Michael Hall, viola

    FREE ADMISSION

Golden Fields of Air's Perspective for clarinet, violin, violoncello, and piano

    Date/Time: 8:00PM February 15 2019

    Location: Leapin' Lizard Lounge, Covington, KY

    Unheard-of//Ensemble

    Debut Concert, Queen City Composer Collective

    FREE ADMISSION, donations encouraged

Mountain Streams of Consciousness for flute/piccolo and percussion

    Date/Time: 8:00PM February 12 2019

    Location: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Cohen Family Studio Theatre

    Carly Barnes, flute/piccolo | Micheal Barnes, percussion

    A View from the Edge Recital Series | FREE ADMISSION

Joseph Foster Harkins

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