Laura Kaminsky, New York-based composer of contemporary chamber, vocal, and orchestral music, with social-political topics like environment and war

Opera Parallèle Receives Major Grant from Opera America to Support Commissioning of Kaminsky for “Today It Rains”

Opera Parallèle Receives Major Grant from Opera America to Support Commissioning of Kaminsky for "Today It Rains"

Opera Parallèle is delighted to announce OPERA America’s Grants for Female Composers has awarded $21,000 to Opera Parallèle to support the commission of composer Laura Kaminsky to create and premiere “Today It Rains”, in collaboration with American Opera Projects.

Based on a real event in the life of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Opera Parallèle will premiere the work in San Francisco in 2019, directed by Brian Staufenbiel and conducted by Nicole Paiement.