Mostly Modern Festival
Saratoga Springs, NY

Skidmore College (map)

VALERIE COLEMAN – Umoja
ROBERT PATERSON – Wind Quintet: "Klezmeshugeh"
JEFF SCOTT – Startin' Sumthin'
4 Works by Mostly Modern Festival Composers

Oregon Bach Festival
Eugene, OR

Beall Concert Hall, Univ of Oregon (map)

“Old made new”

Startin Sumthin - Jeff Scott

Scheherazade - Rimsky-Korsakov arr. Jonathan Russell

Contrabajissimo - Astor Piazzolla arr. Jeff Scott

INTERMISSION

Sechs Bagatellen - Gyorgi Ligeti

  • Allegro con spirito
  • Rubato. Lamentoso
  • Allegro grazioso
  • Presto ruvido
  • Adagio. Mesto
  • Molto vivace, Capriccioso

The Light is the Same* - Reena Esmail

Tzigane - Valerie Coleman

*Commissioned by The Lied Center of Kansas & premiered March 15, 2017 at the University of Kansas, Lawrence.

Newport Music Festival
Newport, ri

The Breakers (map)

Red Clay and Mississippi Delta - Valerie Coleman

Selections from Scheherazade - R.Korsakov

Contrabajissimo - Piazzolla

Sextet for Piano and Winds - Poulenc

Dance Mediterranea - Shaheen

Maverick Concerts
Woodstock, NY

Maverick Concert Hall (map)

Americans in Paris II

Bastille Day in Paris: Celebrating the World of Josephine Baker: A Life of ‘Le Jazz Hot’!
KITT POTTER, narrator

Jeff Scott: Startin’ Sumthin’
Valerie Coleman: “Portraits of Josephine” Suite
i. Ol’ St. Louis
ii. Paris 1925
iii. Les Milandes
iv. Thank you Josephine

Paquito D’Rivera, arr. Valerie Coleman: Kites Over Havana
Lalo Shifrin: La Nouvelle Orleans

Gershwin: Three Preludes for Piano
Poulenc: Sextet for Winds and Piano (1939)

Mostly Mozart Festival
New York, NY

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse (map)

Debussy: Clair de lune

Mozart: Quintet in E-flat major for piano and winds, K.452

Poulenc: Sextet for piano and winds