One of the most notorious scandals in American history comes to life in this world premiere opera by celebrated composer Joel Puckett. The 1919 Chicago White Sox were arguably the best team in the history of the game–they were also the most poorly paid, always at odds with their penny-pinching owner. Resentment, revenge, and ambition […]
Newmusicbox’s Alex Gardner profiles Joel Puckett. Click here to hear the interview.
The Crossing wins Chorus America’s “2013 Dale Warland Singers Commission Award” Philadelphia, PA – May 7, 2013: The Crossing is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded the 2013 Dale Warland Singers Commission Award. The Dale Warland Singers Commission Award is presented by Chorus America in partnership with […]
It’s the largest conference for wind and band music in the world, and it arrives at Chicago’s McCormack Place on December 19. Overlooking the shore of Lake Michigan, this year’s Conference will feature performances by hundreds of the best ensembles in the world and will highlight clinics with Wynton Marsalis and Leonard Slatkin, who will […]