Thursday, May 29, 2008, Portland, OR Trio for Viola, Cello, and Piano performed by Michelle Matthewson, viola, Justin Kagan, cello, and Cary Lewis, piano. http://www.oldchurch.org
Friday, June 13, 2008, Baltimore, MD Yih’yu L’ratson (May the words), for cantor, chorus viola, and piano, premiere at Friday night services; commissioned by Baltimore Hebrew Congregation in honor of Cantor Judith Rowland. Cantor Rowland will sing the solo, with Maria Lambros, viola; Jimmy Galdiari, conductor. http://www.bhcong.org
Tuesday, June 17, 2008, Kerhonkson, NY Lakol Z’man (To everything a season) performed at the Cantors Assembly Convention New Music Session. Elisheva Dienstfrey, soprano; James Gloth, baritone. This piece was originally commissioned by Cantor Gloth for the dedication of the sanctuary of Congregation B’nai Israel, Sylvania, OH.