2013 Participants

2013 Alum premiers Stacy Garrop's Alto Saxophone Concerto

In April, Jonathan Hulting – Cohen (fresh inc 2013) premiered Stacy Garrop’s new concerto for alto saxophone and wind ensemble on April 14th, 2018. Quicksilver was commisioned by a consortium of 15 universities! The premier can be found by following this link. Stacy, Jonathan, and the UMass Amherst Wind Ensemble, led by maestro Matthew Westgate, was …

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Admiral Launch Duo album release on Albany Records

The Admiral Launch Duo explores new sounds for harp and saxophone. Equally at home in acoustic and electroacoustic settings, saxophonist Jonathan Hulting-Cohen and harpist Jennifer R. Ellis have developed their repertoire through ground-breaking commissions, unexpected transcriptions, and improvisation. They have collaborated with composers including Angélica Negrón, Dylan Arthur Baker, Matthew Browne, ChristineHedden, Jasper Alice Kaye, Natalie …

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Bassoon Recitals and New Works

2013 Composition alum Brin Solomon has a few updates! In the last few years, they successfully funded two Kickstarter-funded bassoon recitals (videos of the first one here, and the second one here). “I definitely would not have been able to successfully fund them without the training that Fresh Inc gave me” – Brin. Of their current projects, …

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A Composer's Big Bang – Heisenberg Uncertainty Players at the Wire

  2013 alum John Dorhauer will have a featured piece on the upcoming Heisenberg Uncertainty Players concert at the Wire on October 18th, 2017. The piece is a 9-movement multimedia suite called “We Tear Down Our Coliseums”, in which each movement is written as an homage to a baseball stadium that has been destroyed. John’s brother, Adam, …

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A Composer’s Big Bang – Heisenberg Uncertainty Players at the Wire

  2013 alum John Dorhauer will have a featured piece on the upcoming Heisenberg Uncertainty Players concert at the Wire on October 18th, 2017. The piece is a 9-movement multimedia suite called “We Tear Down Our Coliseums”, in which each movement is written as an homage to a baseball stadium that has been destroyed. John’s brother, Adam, …

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Concert Features Works from fresh inc Composers

  Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble held a concert at Chicago’s Constellation (3111 N Western Ave) featuring the works of composition alumni Evan Williams (2013) and Jason Charney (2012). In the concert, the ladies of Quince each presented one of their favorite solo electroacoustic vocal works alongside ensemble pieces, utilizing weird and wonderful poetry ranging from Hildegard to the …

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Young People’s Concert Series Commission, Jonestown Chamber Opera

Shine is a short work for orchestra commissioned by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra for their Young People’s Concert series, written by Evan Williams. The work employs melodies by winners of the CSO’s Melody Contest: students of the fifth through eighth grade music classes at Holy Family School in Covington, KY. Evan had this to say …

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