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

Video + Audio Excerpts

Some Light Emerges promotional film
a chamber opera in one act | 21:10

Music: Laura Kaminsky
Libretto: Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed
Concept: Mark Campbell
Houston Grand Opera: Bradley Moore, conductor; Robin Guarino, director; Michael James Clark, lighting designer; Geoffrey Loff, musical preparation; Liz Petley, stage manager; Daniel James, supertitles

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As One promotional film
with musical excerpts and press quotes | 5:10

As One, developed and produced by American Opera Projects at BAM
concept and music by Laura Kaminsky
libretto by Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed
film by Kimberly Reed
Blythe Gaissert (mezzo soprano), Kelly Markgraf (baritone), Fry Street Quartet

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Conversation with As One creative team

for Stingray Brava, a TV channel broadcasting all over Europe


from As One – “Out of Nowhere” | 2:06

As One, developed and produced by American Opera Projects at BAM
concept and music by Laura Kaminsky
libretto by Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed
film by Kimberly Reed
Sasha Cooke (mezzo soprano), Kelly Markgraf (baritone), Fry Street Quartet

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from As One – “Perfect Boy” | 3:01

As One, developed and produced by American Opera Projects at BAM
concept and music by Laura Kaminsky
libretto by Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed
film by Kimberly Reed
Sasha Cooke (mezzo soprano), Kelly Markgraf (baritone), Fry Street Quartet

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from Horizon Lines – “Wappinger Creek, Hudson River Valley” | 4:10

for oboe, bassoon, piano and digital film. Commissioned by the Seattle Chamber Music Society, 2011

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Bios | 5:38

from “Rising Tide” (section II of “The Crossroads Project”)

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The Crossroads Project – Featurette | 6:41


SciTech Central Short: The Crossroads Project | 5:18

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View at WUCFTV website.