Wednesday, December 12, 2012

"The Person In The Room Wishes To Be Left Alone" by George Lam

During our recent performances, we had the chance to bring George Lam with us to Cambridge, MA to talk about his piece The Person In The Room Wishes To Be Left Alone. This piece was commissioned by Emerging Voices Project, and included in our CD. Check it out:

Pre-performance talk:

 EVP premiere in NYC, from 2011:

 Funded in part through New Music USA’s MetLife Creative Connections program!

Belcher/Hennessy/Ojeda trio

 Jason Belcher and friends open for Emerging Voices Project with an improvised set.  This is from our show on November 18, 2012 at Out of The Blue Art Gallery in Cambridge, MA.

Leah Hennessy - Voice
Jason Belcher - Valve trombone
Frank Ojeda - Bass

Monday, December 10, 2012

Talk with George Lam

Emerging Voices Project met up with composer George Lam to talk about his music, Rhymes With Opera, and our commissioned piece The Person In The Room Wishes To Be Left Alone.

You can see Rhymes With Opera (including all three of us) present Numbers/Dates by Thomas Limbert this week!

Thursday, Dec 13 8pm @ Vaudeville Park in Brooklyn, NY -
Saturday, Dec 15 8pm @ Space 2640 in Baltimore, MD -

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Fire Balloon by Amy Beth Kirsten

We are excited to share with you our newest commission: "Fire Balloon" by Amy Beth Kirsten!  Below is a pre-performance talk with Amy followed by our NYC premiere at The National Opera Center:

Pre-performance talk:

Live premiere of Fire Balloon:

Funded in part through New Music USA's MetLife Creative Connections program!