Cincinnati SoundBox
Mar
3
8:00 pm20:00

Cincinnati SoundBox

  • Cincinatti, Ohio

New works for found objects and voice

Location forthcoming

PROGRAM:
Allen Otte, [New work*] – Cincinnati
Rachel C. Walker, [New work*] – Cincinnati
Cristina Spinei, [New work*] – Nashville
Patrick Dunnevant, [New work*] – Nashville

Desde las cenizas performed at Nashville Ballet's Emergence
Jun
1
Jun 3

Desde las cenizas performed at Nashville Ballet's Emergence

  • Martin Center for Nashville Ballet

Emergence offers a first glimpse into the creative works of some of today’s most fearless artists. An experimental lab in the black-box theater setting of Nashville Ballet’s intimate studio, choreographers and musicians boldly create without inhibition to showcase the beginning of raw, unfiltered works. Watch new art unfold before you, then hear from the artists themselves about what inspired their works.

Cristina Spinei's song cycle for piano and voice, Desde las cenizas will be paired with a choreographer and performed live with the new dance. 

  • Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. 
  • Friday, June 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. 

Premiere of Strut! for Wind Ensemble
Nov
21
7:30 pm19:30

Premiere of Strut! for Wind Ensemble

  • George and Sharon Mabry Concert Hall

The Austin Peay State University wind ensemble will premiere Strut! under the direction of Gregory Wolynec. After performing the orchestral version of Strut! with the Gateway Chamber Orchestra, Greg Wolynec commissioned an arrangement specifically written for the APSU ensemble. This performance is the culmination of a six month workshop between the composer and APSU winds. 

Premiere of FOCO with New Dialect
Nov
11
Nov 13

Premiere of FOCO with New Dialect

  • Tennessee Performing Arts Center: Polk Theatre

New Dialect is proud to present three Nashville premieres by ground breaking choreographers, Yin Yue (China), Idan Sharabi (Israel), and Nashville's own Banning Bouldin, in the company's newest contemporary dance triptych, FOCO

Cristina Spinei and Sound Riot provide the music for Banning Bouldin's new work. Scored for clarinet, cello, piano, percussion, and electric bass, the accompanying piece Lilt makes use of crunchy textures and playful rhythms. 

21st C - Belmont Camerata
Oct
31
7:30 pm19:30

21st C - Belmont Camerata

  • The Belmont Mansion

Cristina Spinei's string quartet From will be part of the Belmont Camerata's concert of contemporary chamber music. Included on her debut album, Music For Dance, From is a piece that explores individual relationships in the context of a quartet. This concert is part of the Belmont Camerata's annual chamber music festival.  

Cél3bration – Trio Céleste Album Release Party
Apr
24
3:00 pm15:00

Cél3bration – Trio Céleste Album Release Party

  • Soka Performing Arts Center

Chamber Music | OC in association with Soka Performing Arts Center presents Trio Céleste in their highly-anticipated debut album release event featuring works of Beethoven, Dvorak, and a revolutionary collaborative project that bridges the gap between new and old: The Beethoven Variation Project.

Hailed as “a first-class ensemble” (Orange County Register) “exuberant and technically dazzling” (Long Beach Gazette) and “one of the best young chamber groups around today” (Philip Setzer, Emerson String Quartet), Trio Céleste has quickly established itself as one of the most dynamic chamber music ensembles in the country. Recent season highlights include national and international recital tours throughout Albuquerque, Los Angeles, New York, Ottawa, San Francisco, Sarasota, and Toronto, and the release of their debut album recorded by Grammy-winning sound engineer Jesse Lewis at Soka Performing Arts Center.

Join the Trio as they celebrate the successful launch of their album in the beautiful space where it was recorded. The program will include Beethoven’s Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No. 2, Dvorak’s “Dumky” Trio, and the Southern California premiere of The Beethoven Variation Project – a collaborative project featuring commissions from some of today’s most important composers including Samuel Adler, Pierre Jalbert, Cristina Spinei, and jazz musicians Peter Erskine and Fred Hersch.

Birthday Radio Celebration
Feb
29
12:00 am00:00

Birthday Radio Celebration

I've always found it amusing that I share a Leap Day birthday with Gioachino Rossini. I'm so excited that Q2 Music and WUOL are celebrating my birthday on the airwaves right next to Rossini's. Two crescendo-crazy composers back to back!

Cristina Spinei + Sound Riot at OZ
Feb
23
6:30 pm18:30

Cristina Spinei + Sound Riot at OZ

  • OZ Arts

New Nashville based experimental group Sound Riot performs in the OZ Artists Lounge series. Using Blind Ear technology, they will perform off of laptops while receiving their music in real-time via wifi. Also on the program is Frederic Rzewski's Les Moutons de Panurge. Sound Riot will be joined by cellist Sari De Leon-Reist. 

Mariachi
Jan
31
2:00 pm14:00

Mariachi

  • Venue TBA

Join Intersection for a family program guaranteed to broaden horizons and ignite the imaginations of all ages. Mariachi, is an afternoon of activities and music featuring thirteen Intersection musicians, Gabriela Fuentes and Mariachi students from Metro Schools and Manuel Delgado of Delgado Guitars. Explore the vibrancy of Mariachi folk traditions and the contemporary classical voices of Mexican composers Silvestre Revueltas and Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez as we experience the ways both cross and influence one another.

Revueltas and Sanchez-Gutierrez represent different generations of Mexican composers both influenced by the voices that came before them. This show also features the world premiere of a brand new work by Intersection’s composer ambassador Cristina Spinei created specifically for the collaboration of these artists.

It is a perfect concert for adults and children alike, so join us for a celebration of Mexican music and culture.

Belmont Camerata
Oct
26
12:00 pm12:00

Belmont Camerata

The Belmont Camerata Musicale performs string quartet Strung Along as part of their chamber music series.

Gateway Chamber Orchestra
Sep
21
7:30 pm19:30

Gateway Chamber Orchestra

  • The Franklin Theatre

Join the Gateway Chamber Orchestra for an evening of music inspired by dance. The GCO is excited to premiere the new chamber orchestra arrangement of Strut by Nashville-based Cristina Spinei. Schubert’s graceful Symphony No. 3 turns 200 this year. Celebrating the 150th birthday of Jean Sibelius, the GCO performs one of his signature works. Haydn’s cheerful Symphony No. 88 will send everyone home whistling the famous finale.

http://gatewaychamberorchestra.com/events.php

Gateway Chamber Orchestra
Sep
20
7:00 pm19:00

Gateway Chamber Orchestra

  • George and Sharon Mabry Concert Hall

Join the Gateway Chamber Orchestra for an evening of music inspired by dance. The GCO is excited to premiere the new chamber orchestra arrangement of Strut! by Nashville-based Cristina Spinei. Schubert’s graceful Symphony No. 3 turns 200 this year. Celebrating the 150th birthday of Jean Sibelius, the GCO performs one of his signature works. Haydn’s cheerful Symphony No. 88 will send everyone home whistling the famous finale.

http://gatewaychamberorchestra.com/events.php

Trio Céleste Beethoven Variation Project Recording
Jun
29
Jul 2

Trio Céleste Beethoven Variation Project Recording

  • Soka Performing Arts Center

As part of the ensemble’s deep commitment to performing the music of living composers, Trio Céleste is thrilled to announce a revolutionary collaborative project that bridges the gap between new and old: The Beethoven Variation Project.

Trio Céleste has invited ten renowned composers to each create a variation based on the opening theme of the Largomovement of Beethoven’s virtuosic Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No. 2, a work that the ensemble will also be including on their debut album along with Dvorak’s “Dumky” Trio.

This exciting collaborative project will feature commissions from some of today’s most important composers including Samuel Adler, Pierre Jalbert, and Augusta Read Thomas, and will be premiered and recorded in July 2015 at Soka Performing Arts Center.

Performance of Strut!
Mar
27
8:30 pm20:30

Performance of Strut!

  • Teatro Principal

The Symphonic Orchestra of the University of Guanajuato will perform Strut! under Maestro José Serebrier. 

World Premiere of Strut!
Mar
26
6:30 pm18:30

World Premiere of Strut!

  • Templo San Francisco de Asís

The Symphonic Orchestra of the University of Guanajuato will perform the world premiere of Strut! for orchestra under Maestro José Serebrier.

Racine Symphony Orchestra - NEW VOICES
Mar
8
3:00 pm15:00

Racine Symphony Orchestra - NEW VOICES

  • Frances Bedford Concert Hall

Get swept away to the old South in Barber’s lyric rhapsody, Knoxville Summer of 1915, with special guest artist, coloratura soprano Alicia Berneche. Nathan Wesselowski, tenor, and The Choral Arts Society will join Berneche in performing Handel’s Ode to St. Cecilia, whose title is a nod to the patron saint of musicians. Explore the musical voice of Julliard-trained composer Cristina Spinei in her 2010 composition for strings, Synched.

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble
Feb
2
8:00 pm20:00

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble

  • University of Toronto

Project Three is a multi-media production featuring new music and live film. Three musicians perform six newly commissioned works in front of six new films that weave together story, images, soundscape, and live motion. Written by six international composers: Cristina Spinei -New York; Daniel Nass - Minneapolis, Minnesota; Luci Holland -Edinburgh, Scotland; Anthony Green - Amsterdam, Netherlands; Clio Montrey - Canada; Rebecca Brandt - New York; and John Winiarz - Montreal, Canada.

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble
Jan
28
8:00 pm20:00

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble

  • University of St. Andrews

Project Three is a multi-media production featuring new music and live film. Three musicians perform six newly commissioned works in front of six new films that weave together story, images, soundscape, and live motion. Written by six international composers: Cristina Spinei -New York; Daniel Nass - Minneapolis, Minnesota; Luci Holland -Edinburgh, Scotland; Anthony Green - Amsterdam, Netherlands; Clio Montrey - Canada; Rebecca Brandt - New York; and John Winiarz - Montreal, Canada.

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble
Nov
21
7:00 pm19:00

Project Three - Écouter Ensemble

  • Spectrum

Project Three is a multi-media production featuring new music and live film. Three musicians perform six newly commissioned works in front of six new films that weave together story, images, soundscape, and live motion. Written by six international composers: Cristina Spinei -New York; Daniel Nass - Minneapolis, Minnesota; Luci Holland -Edinburgh, Scotland; Anthony Green - Amsterdam, Netherlands; Clio Montrey - Canada; Rebecca Brandt - New York; and John Winiarz - Montreal, Canada.