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PAST PERFORMANCES/EVENTS:

The Journey without Her - piano trio
August 5, 2017
Bennington Chamber Music Conference
Greenwall Auditorium
Bennington College, Bennington, VT

EchoTempo
February 16, 2017
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Birmingham, AL
Carlos Izcaray - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano
Ted Atkatz - percussion

Telaio: Desdemona
February 14, 2017
members of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Birmingham, AL
Carlos Izcaray - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano

Glaze (world premiere)
February 3-4, 2017
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Birmingham, AL
Carlos Izcaray - conductor

Sylvia Songs
Jitterbug Waltz (arr. Botti)
January 28, 2017
Susan Botti - soprano
members of DaCoda
ModFest
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY

Mangetsu
November 14, 2016
Susan Botti-soprano
Airi Yoshioka-violin
Manhattan School of Music

Bird Songs
July 26, 2016
Lucy Shelton, soprano
Yellow Barn, Putney, VT

Moon and Myth:
The Journey without Her - piano trio
Dido Refuses to Speak - soprano and piano trio
Mangetsu (world premiere) - soprano and violin
April 28, 2016
UMBC, Baltimore, MD
Susan Botti - soprano
Airi Yoshioka - violin
James Wilson - cello
Carsten Schmidt - piano
special guest - Linda Gregerson, poet
UMBC News Article

Cosmosis
March 8, 2016
Orchestra di Fiati della Valtellina
Lorenzo Della Fonte - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano
Women's Chorus - Virgo Fox
Teatro Sociale Sondrio, Sondrio, Italy
More about Cosmosis

NYFOS Next
An evening with Manhattan School of Music composers
February 11, 2016
Susan Botti and Richard Danielpour, co-curators
program and artists TBA
Opera America's National Opera Center, NYC

Bird Songs
January 30, 2016
Lucy Shelton - soprano
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

murmurations (NY premiere)
December 13, 2015, 7pm
MSM Saxophone Ensemble
Wonki Lee, soloist
Manhattan School of Music, NYC

Bird Songs - world premiere
November 16, 2015
Lucy Shelton - soprano
Manhattan School of Music
Greenfield Hall, NYC

Excerpt from Bird Songs
September 9, 2015
Lucy Shelton - soprano
Resonant Bodies Festival
Merkin Concert Hall, NYC

Jabberwocky, excerpts from Telaio: Desdemona,
The Journey without Her

August 14-23, 2015
Staunton Music Festival
Staunton, VA

listen, it's snowing
July 8, 2015, 8:00pm
"Our Voice: American Art Songs From The Beginning of the Twenty-First Century"
Daniel Neer, Lyric Baritone
Marijo Newman, Pianist
Bar Harbor Music Festival

The Exchange
One Quiet Plunge
June 13 & 14, 2015
Lucy Dhegrae - soprano
Caroline Cole - harp
June 13, 2015 - Christ Episcopal Church, Poughkeepsie, NY
June 14, 2015 - Bard Hall, Bard College

Eye of the Hawk (world premiere)
Bandquest Commission
June 1, 2015
Linden Ave Middle School Band (Red Hook Schools)
Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

James Stephenson's Song of Myself
April 26
solo soprano and wind ensemble
(world premiere)
Susan Botti - soprano soloist
University of Minnesota Wind Ensemble
Craig Kirchoff - conductor

J'ai Tant Rêvé de Toi
April 19
Bard First Songs
Bard Vocal Arts Program
Longy School of Music, Cambridge, MA

murmurations (world premiere)
April 16, 2015
Hartt Saxophone Ensemble
Carrie Koffman, soloist
Hartt School of Music
Hartford, CT

Silent Movie
April 12
Bard First Songs
Bard Vocal Arts Program
Morgan Library, NYC

Scenes from Wonderglass
January 31, 2015
ModFest, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
More about Wonderglass

Dido Refuses to Speak
January 18 & 19, 2015
PianoForte Salon
Julia Bentley - soprano
Janet Sung - violin, Brant Taylor - cello, Kuang-Hao Huang - piano
More about Dido Refuses to Speak

J'ai Tant Rêvé de Toi
December 17, 2014
soprano and piano trio
(world premiere)
Ensemble Pi
New York, NY

sull'ala (concerto for saxophone and wind ensemble)
December 13, 2014
Hartt Wind Ensemble
University of Hartford, CT
Glen Adsit - conductor, Carrie Koffman - saxophone solo
More about sull'ala

sull'ala (concerto for saxophone and wind ensemble)
December 8, 2014
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, WI
Glen Adsit - conductor, Carrie Koffman - saxophone solo
More about sull'ala

Cosmosis
November 25, 2014
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
Craig Kirchoff - conductor, S. Botti - soprano
More about Cosmosis

Pig Dreams: Scenes from the Life of Sylvia
August 6 & 7, 2014
Scrag Mountain Festival
Warren, VT
more about Pig Dreams

Cosmosis
Jabberwocky (with Roland Vazquez - percussion)
April 13, 2014
University of Wisonsin - LaCrosse Wind Ensemble and Chorus
J. Thomas Seddon - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano
More about Cosmosis
More about Jabberwocky

Upon the Water
premiere of new work for Madrigal choir
April 12, 2014
Vassar Madrigals; Drew Minter, director
Skinner Hall, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

sull'ala (concerto for saxophone and wind ensemble)
March 13, 2014
CCM Wind Orchestra
Brandon Jinwoo Choi - saxophone solo, Brian Diller - conductor
Corbett Auditorium, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, OH
More about sull'ala

(from Gates of Silence)
The Journey without Her - piano trio
Dido Refuses to Speak - piano trio and soprano
January 25, 2014
Airi Yoshioka - violin
James Wilson - cello
Carsten Schmidt - piano
Susan Botti - soprano
ModFest, Vassar College, Skinner Hall
Poughkeepsie, NY
More about Gates of Silence

sull'ala (concerto for saxophone and wind ensemble)
November 24, 2013
Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA
Erik Steighner-saxophone, Ed Powell - conductor

Her Vision
The Exchange

November 18, 2013
Daniel Neer - tenor
Carolin Cole - harp
MSM Composition Faculty Concert
Greenfield Hall, Manhattan School of Music, NYC

sull'ala (concerto for saxophone and wind ensemble) (world premiere)
October 5, 2013
Carrie Koffman, saxophones
Glen Adsit, conductor
Hartt Wind Ensemble
University of Hartford, CT
also Cosmosis with Susan Botti soloist,
and Terra Cruda, Hartt Symphony Band
More about Cosmosis
More about Terra Cruda

Cristalli
September 27, 2013
as part of Alice Weston's "Crystal Clues to the Sublime"
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Phillip Bush - piano
More about Cristalli

Cosmosis
May 11, 2013
PLU Wind Ensemble, Edwin Powell (conductor)
Susan Botti (soprano soloist)
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma, WA
More about Cosmosis

Cosmosis
March 1, 2013
Cornell Wind Ensemble and Chorus, Cynthia Johnston Turner (conductor)
Susan Botti (soprano soloist)
More about Cosmosis

Lament: The Fallen City from Gates of Silence
February 2, 2013
Airi Yoshioka (violin)
Idith Meshulam (piano)
Music of Now Marathon
Symphony Space, NYC
More about Gates of Silence

Telaio: Desdemona
Saturday January 26, 2013
Modfest, Vassar College
Susan Botti - soprano
Poughkeepsie, NY
More about Telaio: Desdemona

Lament: The Fallen City from Gates of Silence
November 14, 2012
Airi Yoshioka (violin)
Idith Meshulam (piano)
Greenfield Hall
Manhattan School of Music, NYC
More about Gates of Silence

words 2 from Dido Refuses to Speak/Gates of Silence
November 13, 2012
Susan Botti - soprano
Nicholas Canellakis - cello
NYFOS Next
Mary Flagler Cary Hall at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 West 37th Street, NYC
More about words 2/Gates of Silence

Lament: The Fallen City from Gates of Silence
November 9 & 10, 2012
Ensemble Pi
Peace Concert
The Cell, NYC
More about Gates of Silence

Crystal Clues to the Sublime (world premiere)
October 12, 2012
Phillip Bush, piano
collaboration with Alice Weston (photographer) and Chris Gliebe (Lightborne)
Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center
Cincinnati, OH

Maya's Song (world premiere)
words 2 (from 'Dido Refuses to Speak' / Gates of Silence)
Recital by soprano Lucy Dhegrae
May 9, 2012
Bard College, Annandale, NY
More about Gates of Silence

The Exchange
part of Recital by vocalist Daniel Neer and harpist Alyssa Reit
with multimedia audio/visual by Ted Gorodetzky and Paul Hecht
April 27 & 29 2012
The Tank, NYC
May 11, 20012
2012 Queens New Music Festival
eGarage Performance Space, Queens, NY

Jabberwocky
Cosmosis
April 11-13, 2012
Outside the Box New Music Festival
Southern Illinois University
Jabberwocky:
Susan Botti, voice / Ron Coulter, percussion
Cosmosis:
SIL Wind Ensemble - Chris Morehouse, conductor
Susan Botti, soprano
More about Jabberwocky
More about Gates of Silence

Scenes from Wonderglass
March 26, 2012
Operation Brooklyn (Opera on Tap and American Opera Projects)
Galapagos Arts Space, Brooklyn, NY
More about Wonderglass

Gates of Silence
March 23, 2012
Susan Botti & The Blakemore Trio
Emory University, Atlanta
More about Gates of Silence

Cosmosis
February 25, 2012
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Mimmi Fulmer, soprano
Scott Teeple, conductor
More about Cosmosis

Terra Cruda
Dec 9, 2011
Hartt School of Music, Glen Adsit (conductor)
More about Terra Cruda

Terra Cruda (world premiere)
Cosmosis
Sept 30, 2011
University of Michigan Symphony Band and Chorus,
Michael Haithcock (conductor), Susan Botti (soprano soloist)
More about Terra Cruda
More about Cosmosis

in residence:
Chamber Music Conference and Composers' Forum of the East
Bennington College, VT
August 7-14, 2011
performance:
August 13, 2011
'Dido Refuses to Speak' (from Gates of Silence)
Sylvia Songs (soprano & string quartet) - world premiere
Susan Botti, soprano
More about Gates of Silence

Terra Cruda (wind ensemble)
workshop performance
April 22, 2011
Hartt School of Music
University of Hartford, CT
Glen Adsit, conductor
More about Terra Cruda

Trois Poèmes de Jaccottet
March 12, 2011
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Lucy Dhegrae, soprano
Blair McMillen, piano
More about Trois Poèmes de Jaccottet

Pig Dreams: Scenes from the Life of Sylvia
January 23, 2011
'Mad Scenes and Pig Dreams'
Arizona State University
Katzin Concert Hall, School of Music
Maria Jette, soprano
Elizabeth Buck, flute
Lynne Aspnes, harp
more about Pig Dreams

November 1, 2010
excerpts from Dido Refuses to Speak
Borden Auditorium
Manhattan School of Music, NYC

June 5, 2010
Translucence
The Cleveland Orchestra,
Matthias Pintscher-conductor
Severance Hall, Cleveland
article in InstantEncore
interview in ClevelandClassical
audio interview on WCLV


Artist-in-Residence
National Symphony Orchestra, Taiwan

April 10, 2010
Prelude for 7 Instruments
Telaio: Desdemona

April 18, 2010
Within Darkness
Günther Herbig, conductor
I-Ching Li, violin soloist


Gates of Silence:
    1. Lament: The Fallen City (vln/pno)
    2. The Journey without Her (pno trio)
    3. Dido Refuses to Speak (pno trio & soprano)
    poetry of Linda Gregerson

The Blakemore Trio
Susan Botti - soprano

Feb. 19, 2010, Nashville (world premiere)
Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University
more info

March 13, 2010, NYC (NY premiere)
Merkin Concert Hall
more info


November 10, 2008
Tagore Madrigals
Manhattan School of Music
Borden Auditorium

May 4, 2008
Cosmosis
California State University, Fullerton

April 24, 2008
Cosmosis
University of Georgia

April 2, 2008
The Exchange
Thomas Glenn, tenor; Wendy Tamis, harp
(US premiere)
Translucence
(west coast premiere)
Berkeley Symphony
Laura Jackson, conductor

February 24, 2008
Cosmosis
Annapolis Wind Symphony
Annapolis, MD

February 14, 2008
un bacio (world premiere)
Zero Gravity - Zankel Hall, NYC
(part of the celebration of Manhattan School of Music's 90th anniversary)

January 26, 2008
Translucence
Wyoming Symphony Orchestra
Laura Jackson, conductor

December 4, 2007
Los Angeles Philharmonic/Green Umbrella
celebrating Steven Stucky 20th Anniversary
Botti performs:
Botti - Jabberwocky (with Roland Vazquez, percussion)
Matheson - Songs of Desire, Love, and Loss
More about Jabberwocky

November 5, 2007
2 Gregerson Songs
Manhattan School of Music - Composition Faculty concert

September 30, 2007
Cosmosis
UTAustin, TX - guest composer/performer
More about Cosmosis

April 27, 2007
Cosmosis
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado
More about Cosmosis

April 24, 2007
Cosmosis
University of Central Oklahoma
Susan Botti - soprano soloist
Mitchell Hall Theater
Edmond, Oklahoma
More about Cosmosis

April 12, 2007
Cosmosis
University of Minnesota
Wind Ensemble with Concert Choir
Craig Kirchhoff - director
Susan Botti - soprano soloist
Ted Mann Concert Hall
More about Cosmosis

February 3, 2007
Telaio: Desdemona
21st Century Consort
Christopher Kendall - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
More about Telaio: Desdemona

December 6-8, 2006
Composer-in-Residence
Hartt School of Music University of Hartford, CT

December 6, 2006
Prelude for 7 Instruments
2 Gregerson Songs* (U.S. Premiere)
Pig Dreams: Scenes from the Life of Sylvia
Jabberwocky*
Within Darkness (Anton Miller - violin solo)
Contemporary Players Ensemble
Glen Adsit - conductor
*Susan Botti - vocal soloist
Lincoln Theater
More about Jabberwocky

December 7, 2006
Cosmosis (wind ensemble, soprano solo & women's voices)
Wind Ensemble
Women of the Hartt Camerata & Choir
Glen Adsit - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano solo
Lincoln Theater
More about Cosmosis

December 8, 2006
EchoTempo (soprano, percussion & orchestra)
Hartt Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Zimmerman - conductor
Susan Botti - soprano
Ben Toth - percussion
Lincoln Theater
More about EchoTempo

May 27, 2006
Rome, Italy
Villa Aurelia (American Academy in Rome)
Fellows' Annual Concert
music of Susan Botti & Charles Norman Mason

January 30, 2006
"Telaio: Desdemona"
Merkin Recital Hall, NYC
with Sequitur (www.sequitur.org)
More about Telaio: Desdemona

Oct 27 & 28, 2005
Cosmosis
University of North Texas
More about Cosmosis

May 19-21, 2005
Translucence
Cleveland Orchestra (premiere)
Severance Hall, Cleveland
More about Translucence

April 29, 2005
EchoTempo
Susan Botti - soprano solo, Peter Prommel - percussion solo,
NPS Radio Orchestra, H.K. Gruber - conductor
Utrecht, Holland
More about EchoTempo

April 16, 2005
Impetuosity
Ann Arbor Symphony
Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor
More about Impetuosity

March 25, 2005
Rackham Auditorium, Univ. of Michigan
Arias from "Telaio: Desdemona"
Susan Botti - soprano solo
St. Petersburg String Quartet
More about Telaio: Desdemona

February 25, 2005
Carnegie Hall, NYC
Cosmosis World Premiere
by Susan Botti
poetry of May Swenson
University of Michigan Symphony Band
Women of the U. of M. Chamber Choir
Susan Botti - soprano soloist
Michael Haithcock, conductor
Also works by Bright Sheng, Michael Daugherty, Grainger & Schuman
Isaac Stern Auditorium
More about Cosmosis

August 14, 2004
3 Poèmes de Jaccottet (Botti)
Festival of the Future
Rachel Harnisch, Sopran / Reiko Neriki, Klavier
Ernen, Switzerland
More about 3 Poèmes de Jaccottet

June 13, 2004
counter)induction
Dora Ohrenstein, soprano
3 Poèmes de Jaccottet (Botti)
NYC
More about 3 Poèmes de Jaccottet

April 25, 2004
excerpts from Telaio: Desdemona (Botti)
Cantos del Tucumán (Ginastera)
Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings
Birmingham Unitarian Church
More about Telaio: Desdemona

March 11-14, 2004
Impetuosity for orchestra
Cleveland Orchestra (premiere)
Severance Hall, Cleveland
More about Impetuosity

Pig Dreams: Scenes from the Life of Sylvia
Oct 12, 2003, Rackham Auditorium, University of Michigan
Michigan Chamber Players / University Musical Society
More about Pig Dreams

May 20, 2003: James Gilchrist, tenor & Alison Nicholls, harp
Bury St. Edmond's Festival

April 4 & 5 (Fri. & Sat.), 2003 Kerrytown Concert Hall
"Scenes and Stories" - composer/soprano Susan Botti in recital
with Amy Porter (fl), Lynne Aspnes (hp), Diana Gannett (cbs) & Jonathan Ovalle (perc)
Related articles

"Passionate Minds: Women Write About Love"
Valentine's Day, February 14, 2003
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium
soprano Lauren Flanigan in recital
featuring the music of.....Susan Botti.....

"Contemporary Techniques for Classical Singers"
Visiting Guest Artist
JUNE 17 - JULY 5, 2002
Queen of Puddings Music Theatre
Toronto, Canada

EchoTempo - MAY 12, 2002
Musik im 21. Jahrhundert (Music of the 21st Century Festival)
Saarbrücken, Germany
Susan Botti - soprano soloist, Christopher Lamb - percussion soloist
Günter Herbig - conductor, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken
More about EchoTempo

EchoTempo
New York Philharmonic
Premiere: Thur. Nov. 1, 2001
Additional performances: Nov. 2, & Nov. 6
Avery Fischer Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC
New York Philharmonic, Maestro Kurt Masur, conducting
Susan Botti (soprano), Christopher Lamb (percussion)
More about EchoTempo

Telaio: Desdemona
Theater Emory, Emory University, Atlanta
March 23 & March 24, 2001
DUC Mary Gray Munroe Theater
More about Telaio: Desdemona

"Silent Movie" - MARCH 22, 2001
NY Festival of Song
Songbook for a New Century
More about Silent Movie



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