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

Upcoming Performances

2018

From Music for Artur: Prayer; in the mist and Windswept Bluff – Idith Meshulam, piano; North of History Gallery and Performance Space, NYC; October 23, 2018

Triftmusik – Idith Meshulam, piano; North of History Gallery and Performance Space, NYC; October 23, 2018

The Great UnconformityAlexis Gerlach, cello; North of History Gallery and Performance Space, NYC; October 23, 2018

Duo for Cello and Piano – Alexis Gerlach, cello; Idith Meshulam, piano; North of History Gallery and Performance Space, NYC; October 23, 2018

The Full Range of Blue – Hub New Music; Stetson University, FL; October 30, 2018

Guest Speaker: Metropolitan Opera Guild, NYC: Opera in the New Millennium; November 3, 2018

The Full Range of Blue – Hub New Music; Sacramento State Festival of New American Music; November 9, 2018

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

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 – 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