David Smooke

We’re thrilled to announce that composer David Smooke is the recipient of our 2017 Composer Alive commission!

In keeping with our Composer Alive format, David will write a new piece in three installments for our musicians to perform and record and then we’ll perform the World Premiere of the new piece in May at the Davis Theater for a concert that David will attend.

Each of the installment recordings will take place in front of a live audience with video posted to our website shortly afterward along with comments from the composer regarding his process.  

Read about David 
 

Recording Schedule:
First Installment: recorded 9/12/2017
Watch the video
Read composer comments for the first installment
 
Second Installment recorded 2/5/2018
 

Third Installment recorded 4/14/2018
 

Final Concert 5/21/2018

 

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