News&Events

News

  • Due to Covid19, all performances planned for the spring and summer have been postponed. Hopefully events will begin to be rescheduled soon!
     

  • The Salty Cricket Composer's Collective performance of Sonatina for flute and piano has been rescheduled for 11/19/2020!

Past Events

June 6, 2020 POSTPONED
Sawtooth Sketches, Tree City Chamber Players (flute, oboe, cello, piano). Argyros Performing Arts Center, 120 Main St S, Ketchum, ID 83340, 7:30pm.
 

May 9, 2020 POSTPONED
Sawtooth Sketches, Tree City Chamber Players (flute, oboe, cello, piano). Redrock Christian Chruch, 1124 S Roosevelt St, Boise, ID 83705, 3:00pm.

 

May 3, 2020 POSTPONED

Sawtooth Sketches,  Tree City Chamber Players (flute, oboe, cello, piano).  Esther Simplot Performing Arts Academy, Boise, ID, 3:00pm.


May 2, 2020 POSTPONED
Premiere of Sawtooth Sketches, commissioned by the Tree City Chamber Players (flute, oboe, cello, piano) of Boise, Idaho, made possible by a grant from the Boise City Department of Arts and History.  Eagle United Methodist Church, 651 N. Eagle Road, Eagle, ID  83616 , 7:00pm.

https://www.treecitychamberplayers.com/concerts

 

April 5, 2020 POSTPONED

Premiere of Dust of the Country Road  (text by Annie Pike Greenwood) for a capella choir, composed for Michael Porter and the Boise State University Meistersingers!  Morrison Center, Boise, ID.  Morrison Center, Boise, ID, 7:30pm.

 

March 27, 2020 POSTPONED

Duo for Shamisen and Cello. The Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology-Southwest conference. Greeley, CO.

 

February 8,  2020
Joy and Reflection,  Marcellus Brown and the Boise State Symphonic Winds. Morrison Center, Boise, ID, 7:30pm.


Feburary 7,  2020
Joy and Reflection,  Boise State Band Clinic. Marcellus Brown and the Boise State Symphonic Winds. Morrison Center, Boise, ID, 1:30pm.
 

Feburary 6,  2020
Joy and Reflection,  Boise State Band Clinic. Marcellus Brown and the Boise State Symphonic Winds. Morrison Center, Boise, ID, 1:30pm.

 

January 29,  2020
Joy and Reflection, IMEA (Idaho Music Educators Association), Marcellus Brown and the Boise State Symphonic Winds. NNU University, Nampa, Idaho.

 

November 17,  2019
Premiere of Joy and Reflection composed for Marcellus Brown and the Boise State Symphonic Winds!  Morrison Center, Boise, ID, 7:30pm.

 

September 22, 2019
Official Boise State premiere of the dance on film collaboration Art in Nature, Dance for Camera (aka The Art of Nature: Idaho) for string quartet and sax quartet.  Gem Center for the Arts, 2417 Bank Dr. in Boise, located just off Vista.  3pm.

June 20,  2019
The Art of Nature: Idaho  presented at the Desertscape International Film Festival in St. George, Utah.

 

April 20,  2019
The Art of Nature: Idaho presented at the Idaho Screendance Festival in Boise, Idaho.
 

February 19, 2019
Seasons for contralto and piano​​
Samantha Stiner, contralto; Gregory DiBona, piano
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Columbus, Ohio

February 19, 2019
A great article in the Boise State Explore Magazine about the collaborative project The Art of Nature: Idaho:

January 15, 2019
Star Spangled Banner (arr.) (2018) for 8 trumpets
Dr. Derek Ganong and the BSU trumpet studio
Boise State University Taco Bell Arena, Men's Basketball game 7 pm vs. Nevada​

October 20, 2018
Petroglyphs for Native American flute, strings, and timpani (2018) (premiere)
Greeley Multicultural Festival
Michael Alexander, conductor; Lizzy Lieffort, Soloist.
https://www.facebook.com/GreeleyMCFestival/

October 2, 2018
"Summer" from the song cycle Seasons will be performed by
Samantha Stiner and pianist Gregory DiBona live on a show called "V for Variety" on Rvntv, a local livestream network for the New Jersey/Philly area.  It will include an interview with Samantha and Greg regarding the piece.

September 28, 2018
Eric Alexander Faculty Recital
Morrison Center Recital Hall
Boise State University, Boise, ID, 7:30 pm
Program will include: Reminiscentia for string quartet, Grassroots for solo viola, Chaco for solo flute, and the world premieres of Seasons for contralo and piano and The Art of nature: Idaho for string quartet and sax quartet.  Featuring BSU music faculty and guest artists contralto Samantha Stiner and pianist Gregory DiBona

September 10, 2018
Reminiscentia (2018) for string quartet
CSMTA, Fort Collins Chapter Meeting and Performance.​​
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Dynamix String Quartet

June 1, 2018
Reminiscentia (2018) for string quartet
Colorado State Music Teachers Association Conference
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
Dynamix String Quartet

April 8, 2018
Psychomachia (revised version) 
Music Faculty Recital
Laramie County Community College
Laramie, WY
Frank Cook, trombone and Frances Cobb, harp

March 31, 2018
Psychomachia (revised version) 
College Music Society Rocky Mountain Regional Conference
Denver, Colorado
Frank Cook, trombone and Frances Cobb, harp

March 13, 2018
"And Beyond"  film premiere
Egyptian Theatre, Boise, ID
Music by Eric Scott Alexander
http://egyptiantheatre.net/calendar/

 March 3, 2018
Star Spangled Banner (arr.) (2018) for 4 trumpets, 4 flugelhorns, and piccolo trumpet
Arranged for Derek Ganong and the BSU trumpet studio
Performed at the men's basketball game vs. Wyoming 


March 2, 2018
Grassroots (2018) for solo viola
Composed for Linda Kline
Linda Kline Faculty Recital
Morrison Center Recital Hall, Boise State University, 7:30 pm

July 18, 2017
Chaco for solo flute 
Robin Meiksins: 365 Days of Flute Project

April 23, 2017
Mystification (2015) for violin, clarinet, and percussion.  Performed by the Playground Ensemble of Denver on the annual Colorado Composer's Concert
(CoCoCo), April 23, 2017.  3 pm, King Center Concert Hall, Auroria Campus, Denver.

October 14, 2016
Soapstone Prairie Quintet (2016) for wodwind quintet
2:00 pm at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

September 23, 2016
Soapstone Prairie Quintet (2016) for woodwind quintet
2:00 pm at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery
 
September 15, 2016
Soapstone Prairie Quintet (2016) for woodwind quintet
6:45 pm Fort Collins Fringe Festival

​​September 1, 2016
Soapstone Prairie Quintet (2016) for woodwind quintet
performed by Classical Revolution Northern Colorado
7pm at Still Cellars, Longmont, CO 

August 25, 2016
Soapstone Prairie Quintet (World premiere) (2016) for woodwind quintet
performed by Classical Revolution Northern Colorado; 7pm at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

July 27, 2016
Lecture/Presentation: Music of Eric Scott Alexander.  Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

July 22, 2016
Lecture/Presentation: Music of Eric Scott Alexander.  Mahidol University, Salaya Campus, Nakhonpathom, Thailand

​​July 19, 2016
Sonatina for flute and piano (2014)
The 12th Thailand International Composition Festival; Kalaya Phongsathorn, flute
Mahidol University, Thailand

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