2010-11 Premieres List by composer

Each summer, Symphony compiles a list of world, U.S., and Canadian premieres scheduled for the upcoming season.

The list includes names of the works, the orchestras premiering them, scheduled premiere dates, conductors, commissioning parties, and soloists. U.S. premieres are designated with an asterisk(*), Canadian premieres with a double asterisk(**); all others are world premieres. Titles and names not provided by the orchestras in the survey are designated TBA.

World, U.S., and Canadian premieres scheduled for the 2010-11 season, as compiled from the annual Symphony survey, listed by composer.

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Adès, Thomas
TBA
New World Symphony
1/26/2011
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
TBA Violin
Co-commissioned by New World Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, The Barbican, Concertgebouw Orchestra, Gulbenkian Orchestra

Adler, Samuel
Drifting on Winds and Currents, poem for orchestra
Las Vegas Philharmonic
11/20/2010
David Itkin, conductor
Commissioned by Dr. Lewis Aronow

Adolphe, Bruce
The Carnival of the Creatures
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
2/12/2011
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
Bruce Adolphe, baritone

Aldridge, Robert
Suite from Elmer Gantry
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
9/14/2010
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
Commissioned by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Amendola, Scott
TBA
Oakland East Bay Symphony
4/15/2011
Michael Morgan, conductor
Nels Cline, guitar
Devin Hoff, bass
Commissioned by Oakland East Bay Symphony

Armineta, Hector
TBA
Oakland Youth Orchestra
5/1/2011
Bryan Nies, conductor
Commissioned by Oakland Youth Crchestra

Baker, Claude
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra: “From Noon to Starry Night”
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
1/7/2011
Gilbert Varga, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Commissioned by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, and Barlow Endowment for Music Composition at Brigham Young University

Barry, Gerald
The Importance of Being Earnest
Los Angeles Philharmonic
4/6/2011
Thomas Adès, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic, Barbican Center, and Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Bates, Mason
Fanfare
Richmond (Va.) Symphony Orchestra
9/25/2010
Steven Smith, conductor
Commissioned by Richmond Symphony

Beglarian, Eve
TBA
Sarasota Orchestra
3/26/2010
Dirk Meyer, conductor
Commissioned by Hermitage Artists Retreat—Greenfield Prize Winner

Bermel, Derek
TBA
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
5/14/2011
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Luciana Souza, vocalist
Commissioned by LACO Sound Investment commissioning club

Bielawa, Lisa
Emerald Waltz
Cambridge Symphony Orchestra
5/16/2010
Cynthia Woods, conductor
Commissioned by Cambridge Symphony Orchestra to celebrate its 35th year and in honor of Music Director Emeritus Adam Grossman

Birtwistle, Harrison
TBA for violin and orchestra
Boston Symphony Orchestra
3/3/2011
James Levine, conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
Commissioned by Boston Symphony Orchestra

Bolcom, William
The Hawthorn Tree for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble
Orchestra of St. Luke’s
10/20/2010
Conductor TBA
Joyce Castle, mezzo-soprano
William Bolcom, piano

Bolcom, William
Prometheus for piano, chorus and orchestra
Pacific Symphony
11/18/2010
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Jeffery Biegel, piano
Pacific Chorale

Bouliane, Denys
Vols et vertiges du Gamache for cello and orchestra
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
3/22/2011
Kent Nagano, conductor
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Bradshaw, Keith and Daniel
Dynamic Dinosaurs
Orchestra of Southern Utah
2/12/2011
Xun Sun, conductor
Orchestra of Southern Utah
Commissioned by Orchestra of Southern Utah

Brossé, Dirk
Fanfare for Philadelphia
Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
9/25/2010
Dirk Brossé, conductor

Bulow, Harry
Fanfare for Freedom
Lafayette Symphony Orchestra
9/11/2010
Nicholas Palmer, conductor

Bunch, Kenji
*Piano Concerto
Colorado Symphony Orchestra
5/20/2011
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Monica Ohuchi, piano

Butler, Jennifer
TBA
Victoria (B.C.) Symphony
2/5/2011
Simon Streatfeild, conductor

Cerrone, Christopher
Bow and Breath
New York Youth Symphony
3/13/2011
Ryan McAdams, conductor
Hahn-Bin, violin
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through First Music Composer Competition

Chapela, Enrico
TBA
Berkeley Symphony
12/2/2010
Joana Carneiro, conductor
Commissioned by Joana Carneiro

Chin, Unsuk
*Cello Concerto
Boston Symphony Orchestra
2/10/2011
Susanna Mälkki, conductor
Alban Gerhardt, cello
Commissioned by BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Cioffari, Richard
Concerto Iberico for Trumpet and Orchestra
Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra
4/30/2011
Kate Tamarkin, conductor
Paul Neebe, trumpet
Commissioned by Paul Neebe

Clay, Carleton
Symphony No. 2 “The Leatherstocking”
Utica Symphony
10/23/2010
Charles Schneider, conductor
Commissioned by Utica Symphony with assistance from New York State Council on the Arts

Coll, Francisco
TBA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
4/5/2011
Thomas Adès, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Cone, Edward T.
Dover Beach
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
1/13/2011
Jacques Lacombe, conductor
John Hancock, baritone

Copeland, Stewart
Gamelan D’Drum
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
2/3/2011
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
D’Drum, percussion

Cuomo, Doug
Black Diamond Express to Hell
American Composers Orchestra
12/3/2010
George Manahan, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Currier, Sebastian
Time Machines
New York Philharmonic
6/2/2011
Alan Gilbert, conductor

Cynthia Cox
Octet
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
2/18/2011
Benjamin Simon, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Chamber Orchestra



Del Ray, Jose Maria Gallardo
Double concerto for violin and guitar
San Luis Obispo Symphony Orchestra
3/12/2011
Michael Nowalk, conductor
Jose Maria Gallardo del Ray, guitar
Anabel Garcia del Castillo, violin
Commissioned by San Luis Obispo Symphony Orchestra

Dion, Denis
Itinéraire for solo marimba, percussion, piano, and strings
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
3/30/2011
Stéphane Laforest, conductor
Anne-Julie Caron, marimba

Dorman, Avner
*Frozen in Time
Kansas City Symphony
4/29/2011
Michael Stern, conductor
Martin Grubinger, percussion
Commissioned by Martin Gruber

Dorman, Avner
Concerto for Saxophone and Orchestra
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
10/28/2010
Justin Brown, conductor
Joshua Redman, saxophone

Dorman, Avner
TBA
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
3/25/2011
Justin Brown, conductor

Dorman, Avner
TBA
Marin Symphony
11/14/10
Alasdair Neale, conductor
Commissioned by Marin Symphony, Winnipeg Symphony, and Nashville Symphony through Magnum Opus

Dorman, Avner
Uriah
San Francisco Symphony
1/26/2011
David Robertson, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony



Ellin, Benjamin
**TBA
Fort Macleod International Festival
5/27/2011
Mic Pendlebury, conductor
Linda Hirst, mezzo-soprano
Rivka Golani, viola
Commissioned by Fort Macleod International Festival

Ellisor, Conni
TBA
Nashville Symphony
2/17/2011
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Commissioned by Nashville Symphony

Eötvös, Peter
*Seven
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
1/21/2011
David Robertson, conductor
Akiko Suwanai, violin



Fenton, George
Masters of Film Music
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
2/25/2010
George Fenton, conductor

Forsyth, Malcolm
Ballad of the Canadian Land
National Arts Centre Orchestra
6/9/2011
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Cantata Singers of Ottawa
Ottawa Choral Society;
Ottawa Festival Chorus
Commissioned by National Arts Centre Orchestra and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Francis, Ryan
TBA
American Composers Orchestra
12/3/2010
George Manahan, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra and Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy for the “A Greener New York City” commission competition

Frank, Gabriela Lena
Escaramuza (Skirmish)
Huntsville Symphony Orchestra
9/11/2010
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Commissioned by Huntsville Symphony Orchestra Guild

Frank, Gabriela Lena
TBA (with original texts by Nilo Cruz)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
2/17/2011
Joana Carneiro, conductor
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Commissioned by Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Gjeilo, Ola
TBA
Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay
3/6/2010
Frances Steiner, conductor
Commissioned by Norwegian Government

Goddard, Marcus
TBA
Victoria (B.C.) Symphony
12/6/2010
Tania Miller, conductor
Commissioned by Victoria Symphony

Golijov, Osvaldo
TBA
Memphis Symphony Orchestra
10/16/2010
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Commissioned by a consortium of 35 orchestras in honor of former League of American Orchestras President & CEO Henry Fogel

Golijov, Osvaldo
TBA
Phoenix Symphony
9/23/2010
Michael Christie, conductor
Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh
Jamey Haddad, percussion
Jeremy Flower, electronics
Michael Ward-Bergeman, accordian
Commissioned by The Target Corporation with CEO, Robert Ulrich

Golijov, Osvaldo
Violin Concerto
Los Angeles Philharmonic
5/5/2011
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic, Barbican Center, and Berlin Philharmonic

Goodyear, Stewart
Anniversary Fanfare
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
3/25/2011
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and 90.9 WGUC Classical Radio

Górecki, Henryk
*Symphony No. 4
Los Angeles Philharmonic
6/2/2011
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Philharmonic, and Zaterdaag Matinee

Gryc, Steven Michael
Harmonia Mundi: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
5/19/2011
Edward Cumming, conductor
Leonid Sigal, violin
Commissioned by Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Gubaidulina, Sofia
*Glorious Percussion
Los Angeles Philharmonic
5/19/2011
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

Guinivan, Eric
Dances and Meditations
New York Youth Symphony
5/22/2011
Ryan McAdams, conductor
Eric Guinivan, percussion
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through First Music Composer Competition

Gunsaullus, Charles
Ballade for Orchestra after Ysaye
Harper Symphony Orchestra
2/6/2011
Brian Groner, conductor

Guzzo, Anne
Scenes of Love and Hate for viola and orchestra
University of Wyoming Symphony Orchestra
9/16/2010
Michael Griffith, conductor
James Przygocki, viola
Commissioned by UW Symphony

Hagen, Daron
Songbook
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
5/13/2011
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Michael Ludwig, violin
Commissioned by Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Hagen, Daron
Symphony No. 3 (revised)
Wisconsin Philharmonic
10/17/2010
Alexander Platt, conductor

Hailstork, Adolphus
Dream, Child. Hope.
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
1/16/2011
Michael Morgan, conductor

Harrell, Tom
*Wise Children Suite
Yakima Symphony
10/8/2010
Lawrence Golan, conductor

Hartke, Stephen
TBA
Aspen Music Festival and School
8/1/2011
Sydney Hodkinson, conductor
Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
Commissioned by Aspen Music Festival and School

Higdon, Jennifer
**On a Wire
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
3/10/2011
Peter Oundjian, conductor
eight blackbird, soloists
Commissioned by Akron Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Cincinnati Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Toronto Symphony, West Michigan Symphony, and Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Hillborg, Anders
*TBA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
3/15/2011
Benjamin Schwartz, conductor

Hindman, Dorothy
Urban Myths
Etowah Youth Orchestras
11/14/2010
Michael R. Gagliardo, conductor

Holland, Jonathan
Anniversary Fanfare
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
1/28/2011
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and 90.9 WGUC Classical Radio

Honstein, Robert
Brilliant Sad Sun
New York Youth Symphony
12/5/2010
Ryan McAdams, conductor
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Commissioned by New York Youth Symphony through First Music Composer Competition

Hoover, Katherine
J.M.W. Turner Impressions
Plymouth (Mich.) Symphony Orchestra
3/5/2011
Nan Washburn, conductor

Hosokawa, Toshio
*Woven Dreams
Cleveland Orchestra
1/20/2011
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor

Houghton, Monica
ARP 87
Contemporary Youth Orchestra
12/11/2010
Liza Grossman, conductor
Eric Stephenson, cello
Peter Seymour, double bass
Greg Pattillo, flute
Commissioned by Contemporary Youth Orchestra

Hwang, I-Uen Wang
Diptych of Taiwan
Philharmonia Taiwan
9/17/2010
Lü Shao-chia, conductor
Ming-Yu Wang, erhu
Hao-Yin Huang, quzhung



Jackson, J.P.
Passacaglia for oboe and string quartet
Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra
10/8/2010
Glenn Klassen, conductor
Stewart Grant, oboe
Musaeus String Quartet

Jacobs, Mark Eliot
Las Ranas de Katanchel
Rogue Valley Symphony
11/5/2010
Martin Majkut, conductor

Jie, Wang
TBA
American Composers Orchestra
10/5/2010
George Manahan, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Kahane, Gabriel
TBA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
5/24/2011
John Adams, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Kernis, Aaron Jay
a Voice, a Messenger
New York Philharmonic
12/28/2010
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Philip Smith, trumpet
Co-commissioned by New York Philharmonic and Big Ten Band Association

Kitzke, Jerome
The Fire at 4 a.m.
American Composers Orchestra
12/3/2010
George Manahan, conductor
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Kline, Phil
TBA
Orchestra of St. Luke’s
2/26/2011
Conductor TBA
Commissioned by Orchestra of St. Luke’s



Larcher, Thomas
TBA
San Francisco Symphony
4/7/2011
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

Lemeland, Aubert
A French Festival Overture
Santa Rosa Symphony
12/4/2010
Bruno Ferrandis, conductor
Commissioned by Santa Rosa Symphony

Lesage, Jean
Nocturnes montréalais
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
5/2/2011
Kent Nagano, conductor
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Leshnoff, Jonathan
Flute Concerto
Philadelphia Orchestra
3/4/2011
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Jeffrey Khaner, flute
Commissioned by William Nerenberg and Dorothy Rosenthal

Liebermann, Lowell
Symphony No. 3
Virginia Symphony Orchestra
11/5/2010
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Commissioned by Virginia Symphony, Marin Symphony, and Nashville Symphony through Magnum Opus

Lieberson, Peter
Percussion Concerto
Los Angeles Philharmonic
5/26/2011
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Pedro Carneiro, percussion
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic with the Gulbenkian Foundation

Lieberson, Peter
TBA
National Symphony Orchestra
1/20/2011
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Narrator TBA
Commissioned by National Symphony Orchestra

Lindberg, Christian
*Kundraan’s Karma
Phoenix Symphony
4/14/2011
Christian Lindberg, conductor
Christian Lindberg, trombone

Lindberg, Magnus
*Graffiti
Los Angeles Philharmonic
11/19/2010
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

Lindberg, Magnus
TBA
New York Philharmonic
11/19/2010
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Lipkis, Larry
Maestranza
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
2/12/2011
Diane Wittry, conductor
Commissioned by Allentown Symphony Orchestra



MacMillan, James
*Violin Concerto
Philadelphia Orchestra
2/24/2011
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Vadim Repin, violin
Commissioned by London Sympony, Philadelphia Orchestra, Zatertag Matinee, Ensemble Orchestral de Paris

MacMillan, James
Piano Concerto No. 3, The Mysteries of Light
Minnesota Orchestra
4/14/2011
Osmo Vänksä, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
Commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra

Manoury, Philippe
**Abgrund
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
3/6/2011
David Robert Coleman, conductor
Commissioned by Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Bayerische Staatsorchester

Marsalis, Wynton
*TBA
New York Philharmonic
9/22/2010
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Co-commissioned by New York Philharmonic, Berlin Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, and Los Angeles Philharmonic

Matheson, James
TBA
New York Philharmonic
12/17/2010
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Matthews, Colin
*Violin Concerto
New World Symphony
12/4/2010
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Commissioned by the John Feeney Charitable Trust

May, Daniel
TBA
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
5/14/2011
Christopher Wilkins, conductor
Commissioned by Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

McAllister, Scott
Rhapsodie for string bass and chamber orchestra
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra
10/16/2010
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Sandor Ostlund, string bass
Commissioned by River Oaks Chamber Orchestra

Mechem, Kirke
From the Heartland
Topeka Symphony Orchestra
1/15/2011
John Wesley Strickler, conductor
David Okerlund, baritone

Mehldau, Brad
Highway Rider
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
11/5/2010
Scott Yoo, conductor
Brad Mehldau, piano
Joshua Redman, saxophone
Larry Grenadier, double bass
Jeff Ballard, percussion
Matt Chamberlain, percussion

Metcalf, John
TBA
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
10/16/2010
Diane Wittry, conductor
Commissioned by Allentown Symphony Orchestra

Montague, Stephen
Concerto for Double Bass and Viola
Fort Macleod International Festival
5/28/2011
Mélanie Léonard, conductor
Joel Quarrington, double bass
Rivka Golani, viola
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Commissioned by Fort Macleod International Festival

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (arr. Robert Levin)
*Fragments of newly found works arranged for fortepiano and orchestra
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
9/24/2010
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Robert Levin, fortepiano

Mozetich, Marjan
TBA
Phoenix Symphony
5/14/2011
Michael Christie, conductor
Commissioned by Phoenix Symphony Commissioning Club



Naughtin, Matt
Marching Down Broadway
Sarasota Orchestra
4/6/2010
Leif Bjaland, conductor
Commissioned by Sarasota Orchestra

Norman, Andrew

TBA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
5/24/2011
John Adams, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic



O’Connor, Mark
TBA
New Century Chamber Orchestra
5/19/2011
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, conductor
New Century Chamber Orchestra
Commissioned by New Century Chamber Orchestra

Ovens, Douglas
Concert Fanfare - Endless Possibilities
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
3/12/2011
Diane Wittry, conductor
Commissioned by Allentown Symphony Orchestra



Pattillo, Greg, Peter Seymour, and Eric Stephenson, a.k.a “Project Trio”

*The Random Road Suite
Contemporary Youth Orchestra
12/11/2010
Liza Grossman, conductor
Eric Stephenson, cello
Peter Seymour, double bass
Greg Pattillo, flute
Commissioned by Contemporary Youth Orchestra

Pattillo, Greg, Peter Seymour, and Eric Stephenson, a.k.a. “Project Trio”
Fast
Contemporary Youth Orchestra
12/11/2010
Liza Grossman, conductor
Eric Stephenson, cello
Peter Seymour, double bass
Greg Pattillo, flute
Commissioned by Contemporary Youth Orchestra



Rands, Bernard
Danza Petrificada
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
10/14/2010
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Rautavaara, Einojuhani
Cello Concerto No. 2, Towards the Horizon
Minnesota Orchestra
9/30/2010
Osmo Vänksä, conductor
Truls Mørk, cello
Commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra

Reisteter, Steve
Lyric Fanfare
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
11/6/2010
Diane Wittry, conductor
Commissioned by Allentown Symphony Orchestra

Renter, David
Concerto for Saxophone and Orchestra
Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra
5/9/2011
Glenn Klassen, conductor
David Renter, saxophone

Richman, Lucas
Salutation No. 8
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
3/6/2011
Lucas Richman, conductor
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Commissioned by Highest bidder at Knoxville Symphony League Ball

Ricketts, Ted
Salute to the King
Sarasota Orchestra
12/8/2010
Dirk Meyer, conductor
Commissioned by Sarasota Orchestra

Rimelis, David
Small Things Make the Biggest Difference
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
3/31/2011
Marin Alsop, conductor
Commissioned by Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Roumain, Daniel Bernard
Dancers, Dreamers and Presidents
New World Symphony
9/25/2010
Alasdair Neale, conductor
Commissioned by Sphinx Commissioning Consortium

Rouse, Christopher
TBA
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
5/5/2011
David Robertson, conductor

Ruders, Poul
Organ Concerto
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
1/20/2011
Roberto Minczuk, conductor
Mary Preston, organ

Rush, Stephen
Tango Symphony
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
12/3/2010
Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Russell, Craig
Celebration!
San Luis Obispo Symphony Orchestra
5/7/2011
Michael Nowalk, conductor
San Luis Obispo Youth Symphony Orchestra
Cal Poly Choir
Commissioned by San Luis Obispo Symphony Orchestra



Salerni, Paul
TBA
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
4/16/2011
Diane Wittry, conductor
Commissioned by Allentown Symphony Orchestra

Saless, Bahman
Tango Variations for violin and orchestra
Boulder Chamber Orchestra
4/2/2010
Bahman Saless, conductor
Lindsay Deutsch, violin
Boulder Chamber Orchestra
Commissioned by Lindsay Deutsch

Schoenberg, Adam
American Symphony
Kansas City Symphony
3/4/2011
Michael Stern, conductor
Commissioned by Kansas City Symphony

Schwartz, Elliot
Diamond Jubilee
Portland Symphony Orchestra
1/25/2011
Robert Moody, conductor
Commissioned by Portland Symphony Orchestra in honor of Elliot Schwartz’ 75th birthday.

Sharman, Rodney
TBA
Victoria (B.C.) Symphony
3/26/2011
Alain Trudel, conductor
Commissioned by Victoria Symphony

Sharman, Rodney
Violin Concerto
Victoria (B.C.) Symphony
3/7/2011
Tania Miller, conductor
Jonathan Crow, violin
Commissioned by Victoria Symphony

Sheng, Bright
Zodiac Tales
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
11/11/2010
Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Shepherd, Sean
TBA
Reno Philharmonic
3/6/2011
Laura Jackson, conductor
Commissioned by Reno Philharmonic

Smith, Carey
Symphony No.1 “Elements”
Meridian Symphony Orchestra
2/26/2011
Claire Fox Hillard, conductor
Commissioned by Meridian Symphony Orchestra

Smith, Matthew
Chasing the Moon
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra
5/22/2011
James Feddeck, conductor

Sosin, Donald
Now or Never
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
2/11/2011
Benjamin Simon, conductor
Commissioned by San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

Spencer, James H.
Fiddler of the Northern Lights
Adrian Symphony Orchestra
10/3/2010
John Thomas Dodson, conductor

Stookey, Nathaniel
*Into the Bright Lights
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
3/4/2011
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano

Sung, Stella
TBA
Etowah Youth Orchestras
5/22/2011
Michael R. Gagliardo, conductor
Rebecca Ajamoughli, violoncello
Commissioned by Etowah Youth Orchestras



Thomas, Augusta Read
*Violin Concerto No. 3, Juggler in Paradise
National Symphony Orchestra
6/9/2011
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Jennifer Koh, violin
Commissioned by National Symphony

Trapani, Christopher
Westering
American Composers Orchestra
12/3/2010
George Manahan, conductor
Christopher Trapani, hexaphonic guitar
Commissioned by American Composers Orchestra

Turnage, Mark-Anthony
*Hammered Out
Los Angeles Philharmonic
11/12/2010
Susanna Mälkki, conductor
Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic and BBC Proms

Turnage, Mark-Anthony
*Texan Tenebrae
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
11/18/2010
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Co-commissioned by Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Canary Islands Music Festival, London Philharmonic Orchestra, and Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Tyberg, Marcel
Completion of Schubert’s Symphony No. 8
Phoenix Symphony
11/11/2010
Michael Christie, conductor



Verbrugghen, Henri
Under the Southern Cross
Great Falls Symphony Association
10/2/2010
Gordon J. Johnson, conductor

Vilarroig, Pedro
*TBA
The Youth Orchestra of Greater Fort Worth
5/8/2011
German Gutierrez, conductor

Wainwright, Rufus
Five Shakespeare Sonnets
San Francisco Symphony
11/11/2010
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Rufus Wainwright, vocals
Commissioned by San Francisco Symphony

Walden, Narada Michael
The Enchanted Forest: Seven Higher Worlds of Music
Oakland East Bay Symphony
11/19/2010
Michael Morgan, conductor
Carlos Santana, guitar
Commissioned by Oakland East Bay Symphony

Walker, Gwyneth
Circus of Creation
Sarasota Orchestra
3/6/2011
Conductor TBA

Wallace, Corey
Violin Concerto: Cinematic Dreams
Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra
10/23/2010
Dr. Lucia Matos, conductor
Chia-Chin Goh, violin

Widmann, Jörg
Anniversary Fanfare
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
2/3/2011
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Commissioned by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and 90.9 WGUC Classical Radio

Widmann, Jörg
Flute Concerto
Cleveland Orchestra
5/26/2011
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Joshua Smith, flute
Commissioned by Cleveland Orchestra through the Young Composers Fund

Woodward, James
TBA
Etowah Youth Orchestras
11/14/2010
Michael R. Gagliardo, conductor
Zachary A. Whiting, percussion
Commissioned by Etowah Youth Orchestras

Woolf, Randall
Where the Wild Things Are

Sarasota Orchestra
9/25/2010
Leif Bjaland, conductor

Wyner, Yehudi
Fragments from Antiquity (revised)
Lexington Symphony
2/5/2011
Jonathan McPhee, conductor
Dominique LaBelle, soprano
Commissioned by Lexington Symphony

Yim, Jay Alan
TBA
New York Philharmonic
12/17/2010
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Commissioned by New York Philharmonic

Youtz, Gregory
Double concerto for percussion and orchestra
Tacoma Symphony Orchestra
2/27/2011
Harvey Felder, conductor
Amy Putnam, percussion
Matthew Drumm, percussion
Commissioned by Tacoma Symphony Orchestra

Yun, Du
TBA
Berkeley Symphony
1/20/2011
Joana Carneiro, conductor

Yun, Du
TBA
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
5/26/2011
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
American Composers Orchestra