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

Upcoming Performances

2019

As One – Alamo City Opera, San Antonio, TX; Ashley Cutright, mezzo-soprano; Jose Rubio, baritone; Amy Hutchinson, director; Kristin Roach, music director; January 19 and 20, 2019

Piano Quintet Only at Merkin with Terrance McKnight: Ursula Oppens 75th Birthday Tribute; Kaufman Music Center, NYC; Ursula Oppens, piano; Cassatt String Quartet; February 2, 2019

undercurrent – Julie Rosenfeld, violin & Peter Miyamoto, piano; Performing Arts Center, Calabasas, CA; February 16, 2019

undercurrent – Julie Rosenfeld, violin & Peter Miyamoto, piano; Cal State University Northbridge; February 19, 2019

As One – Portland Opera, Newmark Theatre, Portland, OR; Hannah Penn, mezzo-soprano; Alexander Elliott, baritone; Andreas Mitisek, director and music director; March 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 2019

Today It Rains – Opera Parallèle, Z Space, San Francisco, CA; Marnie Breckenridge, soprano; Blythe Gaissert, mezzo-soprano; Nathan Granner, tenor; Daniel Belcher, baritone; Ensemble: Maya Kherani, soprano; Kindra Scharich, mezzo-soprano; Elliot Paige, tenor; Gabriel Preisser, bass; Nicole Paiement, music director; Brian Staufenbiel, director; March 28, 29, 30, 31, 2019

As One – Peabody Opera Theatre; The Kennedy Center, Millennium Stage, Washington, DC; Colleen McGonigle, mezzo-soprano; Rahzé Cheatham, baritone; James Harp, stage director; JoAnn Kulesza, music director; April 1, 2019

As One – Opera Idaho, The Danny Peterson Theatre, Boise State University; May 9, 10 & 11, 2019

As One – Eugene Opera, Soreng Theater/Hult Center, Eugene, OR; cast TBA, May 17 and 19, 2019

As One – New York City Opera/American Opera Projects, Merkin Concert Hall, NYC; Matt Gray, director; Steve Osgood, music director; May 30, June 1, 6 and 8, 2019

From Stonewall: Marriage Equality; poem: Elaine Sexton; New York Festival of Song/ Five Boroughs Music Festival; LGBT Center, NYC; Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano; Mila Henry, piano; June 11, 2019

From Fierce Grace: Jeannette Rankin: 10,000 go-go boots; libretto: Kimberly Reed; New York Festival of Song/ Five Boroughs Music Festival; LGBT Center, NYC; Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano; Mila Henry, piano; June 11, 2019