Recap of Semper Soiree at Semperoper

“Beautiful Child of Song” – Semper Soiree at Semperoper Dresden

Semper Soiree 2015

Congratulations to all of the spectacular performers who made the Semper Soiree concert a tremendous success. Thank you so much to Ellen Rissinger, Julia Mintzer, Janosch Armer and Haedun Lee for their wonderful performance of Recuerdo. And big thank you to Semperoper Dramaturgin Anne Gerber and the audience for such a warm welcome.

Read more about the performance in an interview with Ellen Rissinger, Vocal Coach at the Semperoper Dresden, by Nicole Czerwinka, posted on Elbmargarita. In the interview, Ellen discusses what is unique about American art song, and what the audience can expect to hear on the Semper Soiree concert.

Cellist Emil Miland and pals play Noe Valley

From left, Steven Bailey, Ann Moss and Emil Miland appear this weekend at the recently refurbished Noe Valley Ministry in a Noe Valley Chamber Music concert. Photo by Adrian Bonifacio.
From left, Steven Bailey, Ann Moss and Emil Miland appear this weekend at the recently refurbished Noe Valley Ministry in a Noe Valley Chamber Music concert.
Photo by Adrian Bonifacio.

Big thank you to Jake Heggie for such kind words, and to Emil Miland for including my music on his upcoming January 25 concert.
Read about it here in Jason Victor Serinus’s preview for the San Francisco Examiner.

Liam Wade receives SFFCM MGP Award

Full Fathom Five

Liam Wade to compose Full Fathom Five for soprano, piano, and cello that Ann Moss, Steven Bailey and Emil Miland will premiere as part of a January 2015 recital in San Francisco. Commission sponsored in part by the San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music Musical Grant Program.