PAST PERFORMANCES

01/10/2019

Premiere of Eulerian Circles

Dr. Brian Perez, Director of Jazz Studies at Texas Southern University, performs the world premiere of Daniel Adams' Eulerian Circles, a work Adams composed for Dr. Perez.  The performance is part of the 41st annual International Saxophone Symposium on the campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.  

01/26/2019

Premiere of Village Square

The Robinson High School Percussion Ensemble performs the world premiere of Daniel Adams' Village Square, a percussion quartet commissioned and conducted by Ensemble director Michael Garcia at the McCormick Marimba Festival at the University of South Florida, Tampa.

 

02/21/2019

Premiere of Quinquagenary Horizon

Guitarist Kenneth Kam performs the world premiere of Quinquagenary Horizon, a solo composed for him by Daniel Adams. The premiere is part of a program entitled “Pluck, Pluck, Pluck!” at the First Universalist Church in Rochester NY as part of the Eastman at Washington Square Thursday Lunchtime Concert Series. 

03/1/2019

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

Clarinetist Keith Koons performs Daniel Adams’ Of Sand And Fire, a solo for clarinet and bass clarinet, at the University of Central Florida Music Department in Orlando. 

04/11/2019

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

Clarinetist Katie Rice performs Daniel Adams' Of Sand and Fire, a solo for clarinet and bass clarinet, at the University of Texas, Tyler. 

04/23/2019

Performance of Village Square

The Robinson High School Percussion Ensemble performs Daniel Adams' Village Square, a percussion quartet commissioned and conducted by Ensemble director Michael Garcia at the Robinson High School.

06/6/2019

Performance of Eulerian Circles

Performance by Trevor Davis, alto saxophone, of Eulerian Circles at the Rialto Gallery, West Monroe, Louisiana, in conjunction with the 2019 New Music on the Bayou Festival.

09/20/2019

Premiere of Recursive Dialogue

 

Duo Extreme, Christopher Nichols, clarinet and Joshua Watkins, percussion, premiered Recursive Dialogue, a work for clarinet and small percussion instruments in Blankenship Recital Hall at the University of Tennessee at Martin.

09/23/2019

Performance of Recursive Dialogue

Duo Extreme, Christopher Nichols, clarinet and Joshua Watkins, percussion, performed Recursive Dialogue, a work for clarinet and small percussion instruments in Mabry Concert Hall at Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

09/24/2019

Performance of Recursive Dialogue

Duo Extreme, Christopher Nichols, clarinet and Joshua Watkins, percussion, performed Recursive Dialogue, a work for clarinet and small percussion instruments in Earl Hinton Music Hall at Middle Tennessee State in Murfreesbro, TN

10/07/2019

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

Clarinetist Timothy Bonenfant performed Of Sand and Fire for clarinet, bass clarinet and E-flat clarinet as part of Mr. Bonenfant’s Faculty Recital at Angelo State University, San Angelo, TX. 

11/10/2019

Performance of Camaraderie for Timpani and Percussion Ensemble

University of South Florida Percussion Ensemble, Robert McCormick, Director, with Kelsey Bannon, timpani soloist, University of South Florida, Tampa Florida 

10/11/2019

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

Clarinetist Timothy Bonenfant performed Of Sand and Fire for clarinet, bass clarinet and E-flat clarinet as part of the annual conference of the National Association of College Wind Instructors (NACWPI) at Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Northern Iowa University in Cedar Falls.

10/12/2019

World Premiere: Conveyance 

For two bass clarinets and piano. Performed by the Laissez-Pair Duet (bass clarinetists Katie E. Rice and Shiana Montanari) and pianist Rebecca Nickles (Commissioned by the ensemble). Annual Conference of the National Association of College Wind Instructors (NACWPI), Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts, Northern Iowa University, Cedar Falls.

11/21/2019

Performance of Recursive Dialogue

Recursive Dialogue, a work for clarinet and percussion, performed by Duo Extreme at the Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE

11/22/2019

Performance of Recursive Dialogue

Performance of Recursive Dialogue by Duo Extreme   

at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, Wilmington, DE

02/02/2018

Premiere of Muncie Mix

Duo Violet (Elizabeth Crawford, clarinet and Katrin Meidell, viola) performs the premiere of Muncie Mix on a recital at Agricola Finnish Lutheran Church in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

02/01/2018

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

LeTriel  White  performs Of  Sand  and  Fire  for  unaccompanied  clarinet  as  part  of  the  Texas  Southern  University  Faculty  Performance  Seminar.

03/6/2018

Performance of Talea

The  Brentwood  Academy  Percussion  Ensemble  performs Talea  under  the  direction  of  Joe  Smyth in Brentwood, TN..

03/15/2018

Premiere of ...just ain't no such thing as dying

Percussionists  Carlos  Ibarra  and  Joseph  Jackson  performs  the  premiere  of  ...just  ain't  no  such  thing  as  dying  for  percussion  duo  at  Southeastern  Oklahoma  State  University, Durant. The duet is a tribute to the late Gregory Lenoir Allman (Greg Allman), who co-founded the Allman Brothers Band along with his brother Duane, who preceded him in death by over four decades. 

03/17/2018

Performance of Reflective Variants

Marta  Plominska, flute  and  Allen  Muresan, guitar performs Refractive  Variants  at  the  Lee  and  Thomas  Beam  Music  Center  at the University  of  Nevada,  Las  Vegas.

03/24/2018

Performance of Pentagonal Waves

​Percussionist  Jared  Coller  performs  Pentagonal  Waves for  timpani  solo  (five  drums)  on  his  Senior  Recital  at  Valparaiso  University,  Indiana.  

03/25/2018

Performance of Reflecting Pool

​Christopher  Nichols, clarinet  and  Christy  Banks, bass  clarinet  performs  the  duet  Reflecting  Pool  in  the  Gore  Recital  Hall  at  the  University  of  Delaware , Newark,  DE.

04/3/2018

Performance of Diffusion Two

The  Georgia  State  University  Percussion  Ensemble under  the  direction  of  Dr.  Stuart  Gerber  performs  Diffusion  Two  for  snare  drum  quartet  at  the  Rialto  Center  for  the  Arts  in  Atlanta.

05/31/2018

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

Clarinetist  Trevor  Davis  performs  Of  Sand  And  Fire  for  clarinet  and  bass  clarinet  at  Ruston  Artisans  in  Ruston,  Louisiana  as  part  of  New  Music  on  the  Bayou.  

06/7/2018

Performance of Transitory Liasons

Performance of Transitory  Liasons  for  four  bass  clarinets  and  percussion ensemble  by the Royal  Northern  College  of  Music Percussion Ensemble, Manchester,  UK, conducted  by  faculty  clarinetist  Sarah  Watts  with  the  assistance  of  Simone  Rebello,  director  of  the  RNCM percussion  ensemble.

Fall 2018

Pre-Premiere of Eulerian Circles

Brian  Perez,  Director  of  Jazz  Studies  at  Texas  Southern  University, Houston, performs  the  premiere  of  Eulerian  Circles,  an  unaccompanied  alto  saxophone  solo  that  Daniel  Adams  composed  for  him.  The  performance  was  part  of  the  TSU  Fall  2018  Faculty  Recital. 

10/8/2018

Performance of Of Sand And Fire

 Performance of  Of  Sand  and  Fire by  Timothy  Bonenfant, clarinet,  on  a  Faculty  Recital  at  Angelo  State  University  in  San  Angelo,  Texas.     

10/13/2018

Performance of Congruent Verses

 Oboist  Andrew  Nogal  performs  Congruent  Verses  for  English  Horn  solo  at  the  joint  2018  National  Meeting  of  the  College  Music  Society  and  the  National  Association  of  College  Wind  and  Percussion  Instructors  in  Vancouver,  BC,  Canada.