We Gather: Black Life in Santa Monica (film screening)

Santa Monica Public Library 601 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA

Production: The film presented is We Gather: Black Life in Santa Monica told through Music, Visuals, and Narrative. Also referred to simply as We Gather, the concept of this film...

As I Heard When I Was Young

Barrett Hall at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music 100 N. Hill Ave, Pasadena, CA

As I Heard When I Was Young is based on the free-form instrumental and a cappella gospel blues music that I heard in churches and at home when I was child....

We Begin

Library Community Room 1115 El Centro Street, South Pasadena, CA

We Begin is a two movement work that explores the act of rising from sleep and navigating an emotional balance throughout the day.  The first movement begins with melodies strongly...

We Gather

First Presbyterian Church 1220 2nd St., Santa Monica, CA

We Gather is about the will of a community to strengthen, grow, and change. There are three movements. Across all the movements, the percussion and electronic percussion represent the energy...

Neither Separated, Nor Undone

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage | Carnegie Hall 57th Street & 7th Avenue, New York City, NY

Neither Separated, Nor Undone navigates the complexities of shifting and at times contradictory opinions an individual may hold over the course of their lifetime. The piece is influenced by rhythmic...

Prisms, Cycles, Leaps

Philharmonie Haarlem | Het Concertgebouw Lange Begijnestraat 11, Haarlem, North Holland

Premiered by the Los Angeles chamber Orchestra Prisms, Cycles, Leaps is an orchestral piece that bridges the space between the music of the Balkans, the Volta Region of Ghana and North Indian...