A great summer at Chamber Music Northwest with splendid performances of Five Pieces and a Ghost by David Shifrin and the Jasper String Quartet and Nonet no. 2 by the Akropolis Reed Quintet and the Dover String Quartet--and the release of a 2 CD album of recorded festival premieres of my music, including Nonet no. 1 and Borscht Belt Follies.
Check out my cover story review of autobiographies by Philip Glass and Herbie Hancock in the August 7th TLS.
August 27th, 9-11pm
A two-hour all-Schiff program on Classical KUSC with host Jim Svejda.
August 29th, 8-10pm
A live two-hour all-Schiff program on Club Mod with Robert McBride on All Classical Portland with many of Portland's finest musicians.
First European performance of my Sacred Service at the St. Laurentius Church, Schönberg (Meckelenburg) Germany with Cantor Mimi Sheffer and conductor Christoph David Minke.
Repeat performance of the Sacred Service at the Französischer Dom (am Gendarmenmarkt) Berlin
All-Schiff program by Fear No Music with guest artist Marty Ehrlich, Kaul Auditorium, Reed College, 7:30pm.