UPCOMING

 

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
 

Strauss: Der Zigeunerbaron
April 27, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
 

Strauss: Der Zigeunerbaron
April 27, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC

 

Strauss: Der Zigeunerbaron
April 29, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC


Strauss: Der Zigeunerbaron
April 30, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m.

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MILLENNIUM CHAMBER SYMPHONY

 

A JFK Centennial: Americas Music for World Peace

May 20, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m.
Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
New York City

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INTERNATIONAL TROMBONE FESTIVAL

 

Extremely Close
James Markey (Bass Trombone, Boston Symphony Orchestra)
June 28, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
University of Redlands, CA

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CHAUTAUQUA OPERA

 

Monteverdi/arr. Respighi: Orfeo
Donizetti: Don Pasquale
Glass & Ginsberg: Hydrogen Jukebox
June, 15 - August, 5 2017

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THIRD COAST TROMBONE RETREAT

Recitals w/ Denson Paul Pollard (Bass Trombone, Metropolitan Opera)
                   Toby Oft (Principal Trombone, Boston Symphony)
                   David Binder (Second Trombone, Detroit Symphony Orchestra)
                   Nick Schwartz (Bass Trombone, NYC Ballet)
                  John Sebastian Vera (Principal Trombone, Pittsburgh Opera)

August 15 - 22, 2017
Montague, MI

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PROTOTYPE FESTIVAL


January 10 - 20, 2017
New York City

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PAST
ENGAGEMENTS

 

TROMBONE FESTIVAL ROTTERDAM


Extremely Close
Randall Hawes (Bass Trombone, Detroit Symphony Orchestra)
April 14, 2017 @ 9 a.m.
Slide Factory, Rotterdam

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UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS, DENTON

Balkanika
Steve Menard - Faculty Recital
April 10, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
Voerteman Concert Hall

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UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT BRADFORD - COMMISSION & RESIDENCY


March 29, 2017

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Manhattan School of MUsic

Extremely Close
Nick Schwartz (Bass Trombone, NYC Ballet) - Masterclass
March 20, 2017 @ 4 p.m.
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JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY, HARRISONBURG


Extremely Close
James Markey (Bass Trombone, Boston Symphony Orchestra)
February 2, 2017 @ 8 p.m.

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UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS, DENTON


Extremely Close
James Markey (Bass Trombone, Boston Symphony Orchestra)
January 31, 2017 

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UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, AUSTIN

 

Extremely Close
James Markey (Bass Trombone, Boston Symphony Orchestra)
January 30, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

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LINCOLN CENTER TROMBONES 


SONNET IX - World Premiere
January 29, 2017 @ 7 p.m.
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, New York City

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR
 

Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read To
January 21, 2017 @ 8 p.m

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PROTOTYPE FESTIVAL


Wachner: Rev. 23
January 14, 2017 @ 3 p.m.
National Sawdust, New York City

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TIME'S ARROW FESTIVAL


Wachner: Rev. 23
January 7, 2017 @ 3 p.m.
St. Paul's Chapel, New York City

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BOSTON LYRIC OPERA & MUSIC-THEATER GROUP

 

Grant: The Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr. Burke & Mr. Hare
National Opera Center, New York City
December 15 - 19, 2016

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC

 

Mozart: La clemenza di Tito

December 11, 2016 @ 2:30 p.m.
December 10, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.
December 9, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.
December 8, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

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GARRISON INSTITUTE

 

Ensler: Extraordinary Measures
November 5, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

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VITAL OPERA

 

Groffman: Unfinished
August 21, 2016 @ 3 p.m.
National Opera Centre, New York City

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VITAL OPERA


Groffman: Unfinished
August 20, 2016 @ 5 p.m.
Grace Episcopal Church, Millbrook, NY

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POKORNY LOW BRASS SEMINAR

 

Extremely Close
Randall Hawes (Bass Trombone, Detroit Symphony)
July 7, 2016 @ 4 p.m.

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TED Summit

 

Selection from Through the Looking - Glass - Premiere
June 26 – 30, 2016
Banff, Canada

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CLEVELAND TROMBONE SEMINAR

 

Extremely Close
Randall Hawes (Bass Trombone, Detroit Symphony) & Deborah Yasutake
Balkanika
Randall Hawes (Bass Trombone, Detroit Symphony) & Shachar Israel (Cleveland Orchestra)

June 18, 2016 @ 4 p.m.

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THIRD COAST TROMBONE RETREAT

 

Montague, MI

June 10, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.: Recital w/ Lee Rogers (Washington National Opera) and John Sebastian Vera (Pittsburgh Opera, River City Brass)
June 11, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.: Third Coast Trombone Professionals’ Choir
June 14, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m. @ The Block: Recital w/ James Markey (Boston Symphony)
June 15, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.: Recital w/ Jeff Dee (Pittsburgh Symphony) and John Sebastian Vera
June 16, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.: Anthony P. Hopkins Trombone Choir

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CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY OPERA – NEW YORK OPERA FEST

 

Peters: The Wild Beast of the Bungalow
National Opera Center, New York City
May 12, 2016 @ 8 p.m.

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC

 

Ibert: Persée et Andromède
Ravel: L’enfant et les sortilèges
May 1, 2016 @ 2:30 p.m.
April 31, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.
April 29, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR

 

Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
April 22, 2016 @ 8 p.m.

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BONAFIDE CLUB, NEW YORK CITY

 

Slavic Art Song w/Alma Mićić – Premiere
March 31, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

Traditional/arr. Mićić: Još odavno spremam svog mrkova
Traditional/arr. Mićić: Kad ja podjoh na bembašu
Traditional/arr. Mićić: Fijaker stari
Traditional/arr. Mićić: Kot’ pokida sa grla djerdane
Traditional/arr. Candillari: Žute dunje
Traditional/arr. Candillari: Ne vredi plakati

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DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY, PITTSBURGH

 

Recital w/ James Nova (Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra) and Nick Schwartz (New York City Ballet)
March 12, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

Bozza: New Orleans
Bolter: The Song of King David
Candillari: Extremely Close – World Premiere
Sulek: Vox Gabrieli
Candillari: Balkanika
Tomasi: To Be or Not To Be
Candillari: Fanfare 2015
Purcell/arr. Nova: Dido’s Lament
Williams/arr. Nova: Emperor’s Theme
Williams/arr. Nova: Throne Room

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR

 

Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
February 26, 2016 @ 8 p.m.

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NEW WORKS OPERA SHOWCASE

 

Lash: Beowulf
Copeland: The Invention of Morel
Silver: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Sheng: Dream of the Red Chamber

Trinity Wall Street, New York City
January 18, 2016 @ p.m.

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Recital w/Solange Merdinian, mezzo-soprano


Louis L. Meisel Gallery, New York City
December 15, 2015 @ 7 p.m.

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MILLENNIUM CHAMBER SYMPHONY


Americana Sounds
Alex Wu, piano

Barber: Adagio for Strings
Amram: Theme and Variations on Red River Valley for Flute and Strings
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center, New York City
November 21, 2015 @ 2:30 p.m.

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BONFIRE OF THE VANITIES – WORLD PREMIERE


El Teatro at El Museo del Barrio, New York City
October 10, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
October 9, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.

Stefania de Kenessey, composer
Michael Bergmann, stage director

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HARVARD CLUB, CHICAGO


World Exclusive Behind the Scenes Look at Contemporary Opera
September 10, 2015 @ 6 p.m.

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dell'Arte Opera Ensemble


Paisiello: Il Barbiere di Siviglia

The Rose Nagelberg Theater, New York City
August 29, 2015 @ 2 p.m.
August 26, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
August 22, 2015 @ 2 p.m.
August 19, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
August 15, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.

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RADIO ARS SLOVENIA

 

Ženske v svetu glasbe/Women in the World of Music
August 17, 2015

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THIRD COAST TROMBONE RETREAT

 

Montague, MI

Anthony P. Hopkins Trombone Choir, Band Shell – June 21 @ 2 p.m.
                                   Fanfare – World Premiere
Recital w/ Nick Schwartz, NYC Ballet, The Block, Muskegon, MI – June 17 @ 8 p.m.
Recital w/ Kenneth Thompkins, Unitarian Methodist Church – June 16 @ 1 p.m.
Recital w/ Randall Hawes, Unitarian Methodist Church – June 15 @ 6 p.m.

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TRINITY CHURCH WALL STREET, NEW YORK CITY

 

Ligeti: Chamber Concerto

Novus NY
May 21, 2015 @ 1 p.m.

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ST. JOHN'S SMITH SQUARE, LONDON

 

European Opera Centre & European Union Youth Orchestra

Europe Day Concert
May 8, 2015 @ 7:15 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
April 16, 2015 @ 8 p.m.

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CARNEGIE HALL, NEW YORK CITY

 

Novus NY
February 21, 2015 @ 8 p.m.

Ginastera: Turbae ad Passionem Gregorianam
Yves: Symphony No. 4

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THE NEW SCHOOL, NEW YORK CITY


Fulbright Salon
February 13, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
January 29, 2015 @ 8 p.m.

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2015 NEW WORKS FORUM


Rands: Vincent
National Opera Center, New York City
January 13, 2015 @ 1:30 p.m.

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
 

Bloch: Macbeth
December 14, 2014 @ 2:30 p.m.
December 12, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
December 10, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR

 

Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
December 12, 2014 @ 8 p.m.

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GRAVITY SHIFT: ALL SOULS’

 

The Crypt, Church of Intercession, New York City
November 7, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.

Daniela Candillari, Piano/Music Director
Desiree Alejandro, Stage Director
Heidi Sauser, Soprano
Joseph Mace, Baritone

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SPECTRUM, NEW YORK CITY

 

Music of Jacques Brel & Daniela Candillari

September 20, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

Daniela Candillari, Piano
Samantha Malk, Mezzo Soprano
Kelli Ruttle, Actress

Brel: Mon enfance
Brel: Les désespérés
Brel: Pardons
Brel: Fils de…
Brel: Voir un ami pleurer
Brel: Je suis bien
Candillari: Mannahatta (W. Whitman)
Candillari: Broadway (M. E. Thomas)
Candillari: Wynken, Blynken, and Nod (Dutch Lullaby; E. Field)
Candillari: In Time of War (W. H. Auden) – World Premiere

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DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS


JP Jofre Hard Tango Chamber Band
July 25, 2014 @ 7 p.m.
July 25, 2014 @ 8:30 p.m.

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ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC/EUROPEAN OPERA CENTRE


Mozart: Così fan tutte

St. George’s Hall, Liverpool
July 13, 2014 @ 2:30 p.m.
July 11, 2014 @ 7 p.m.
July 9, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

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THIRD COAST TROMBONE RETREAT

 

Candillari: Balkanika – World Premiere

Montague, MI
June 11, 2014

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METROPOLITAN MUSEM, NEW YORK CITY
 

JP Jofre Trio
May 24, 2015 @ 5 p.m.
May 23, 2015 @ 5 p.m.

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ST. JOHN'S SMITH SQUARE, LONDON


European Opera Centre & European Union Youth Orchestra

Europe Day Concert
May 9, 2014 @ 7:15 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, CELJE


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
April 11, 2014 @ 8 p.m.

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54 Below, NEW YORK CITY


Kander/Ebb: The Act
April 4, 2014 @ 11 p.m.
April 4, 2014 @ 8 p.m.
April 3, 2014 @ 9:30 p.m.
April 3, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

Will Nunziata, stage director
Jessica Redish, choreography
Anna Chlumsky
Cady Huffman
Randy Graf
Karen Mason

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GRAVITY SHIFT: STABAT MATER


The Crypt, Church of the Intercession, New York City
March 28, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.

Pergolesi: Stabat Mater
Jofre: Concerto for Bandoneon and String Orchestra

Daniela Candillari, conductor
Desiree Alejandro, stage director
Heidi Sauser, soprano
Samantha Malk, mezzo soprano
JP Jofre, bandoneon

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
March 25, 2014 @ 8 p.m.
March 22, 2014 @ 8 p.m.
February 14, 2014 @ 8 p.m.

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BENEFIT CONCERT FOR KOLARAC


St. Sava Cathedral, New York City
February 6, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
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SMALLS JAZZ CLUB, New York City


JP Jofre Hard Tango Chamber Band
January 12, 2014 @ 4:30 p.m.
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WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY, KALAMAZZO


Recital w/ Nick Schwartz, Bass Trombone (New York City Ballet)
January 10, 2014 @ 8 p.m.
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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
December 21, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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EUROPE HOUSE, LONDON


Britten in Europe
December 10, 2013 @ 7 p.m.

Hamida Kristoffersen, soprano
Sophie Rennert, mezzo soprano
Martin Piskorski, tenor
Romanas Kudriašovas, baritone
Daniela Candillari, piano
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CORNERSTONE FESTIVAL, LIVERPOOL


Britten in Europe
December 9, 2013 @ 1 p.m.

Hamida Kristoffersen, soprano
Sophie Rennert, mezzo soprano
Martin Piskorski, tenor
Romanas Kudriašovas, baritone
Daniela Candillari, piano
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TOWN HALL SEATTLE


JP Jofre Hard Tango Chamber Band
November 22, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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SARASOTA OPERA


Britten: The Little Sweep
October 6 – November 11, 2013

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
September 21, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC/EUROPEAN OPERA CENTRE


Puccini: Tosca
September 6 – 21, 2013

Vasiliy Petrenko, conductor
Amy Lane, stage director
Bryn Terfel, Scarpia
Victoria Yastrebova, Floria Tosca
Vladimir Galouzine, Mario Cavaradossi

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MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC SUMMER VOICE FESTIVAL


Monteverdi: L’incoronazione di Poppea
May 19 – June 30, 2013

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METROPOLITAN OPERA GUILD


Crossroads of Civilization Cruise
April 29 – May 7, 2013

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
April 5, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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KULTURNI CENTER JANEZA TRDINE, NOVO MESTO


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
March 26, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
March 25, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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(le) poisson rouge, New York City


Piazzolla: Maria de Buenos Aires
March 17, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m.
March 15, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
March 15, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
March 6, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
March 5, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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KULTURNI DOM, VELENJE


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
February 11, 2013 @ 8 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
January 12, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
January 9, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
January 8, 2013 @ 8 p.m.
November 8, 2012 @ 8 p.m.
November 6, 2012 @ 8 p.m.

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FESTIVAL MARIBOR


Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Unionska dvorana, Maribor
September 15, 2012 @ 8 p.m.

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FESTIVAL MARIBOR


Electric Charges - Music of Brett Dean
Australian Chamber Orchestra
September 10, 2012 @ 8 p.m.

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FESTIVAL MARIBOR


Everything
Australian Chamber Orchestra
September 8, 2012 @ 7 p.m.

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FESTIVAL ZLATNI LAV, UMAG


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
July 4, 2012

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MARTINA ARROYO FOUNDATION - PRELUDE TO PERFORMANCE, NYC


Verdi: Falstaff
June – July 2012

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore
Maribor – May – June 2012

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Lehár: Die lustige Witwe
February – March, 2012

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Kogoj: Črne maske
November 2011 – January 2012

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA CHORUS


Božična idila – Concert & Radio Broadcast

Stolnica, Maribor
December 19, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.
December 15, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.

Jože Vagner, organ
Valentina Čuden, sopran
Martina Ledinek, sopran
Terezija Potočnik, sopran
Mojca Potrč, sopran
Dada Kladenik, mezzosopran
Gregor Mlakar, tenor
Sebastijan Čelofiga, bas
Marko Mandir, bas

Saint-Saëns: Tollite hostias
Fauré: Ecce fidelis servus, Op. 54
Saint-Saëns: Panis angelicus
Saint-Saëns: Offertoire
Holst: Four Old English Carols
Fauré: Messe basse
Fauré: Tantum ergo, Op. 65 No. 2
Mozart: Adoramus Te, KV 327
Mozart: Ave verum corpus, KV 618
Gruber: Pastoral Messe, Op. 45

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Strauss: Die Fledermaus
December 2011

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CANKARJEV DOM, LJUBLJANA


Bruckner: Te Deum
Orkester RTV Slovenija
December 9, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.
December 8, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.
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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Verdi: La traviata
December 3 – 31, 2011

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL THEATER, MARIBOR


Ženska, ki sem ji bral/The Woman I Used to Read to
November 12, 2012 @ 8 p.m.

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SLOVENIAN NATIONAL OPERA, MARIBOR


Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann
September – October 2011

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