Schedule

Concert Schedule (may include personal appearances)


October 8, 2016
Bamboula
for band, consortium premiere
Piedmont Wind Symphony, Matthew Thomas Troy, conductor
Stevens Center of the UNC School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

October 28, 2016
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
ArtsRock series, Nyack, New York

October 28, 2016
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Texas Tech Wind Ensemble, Sarah McKoin, conductor
Lubbock, Texas

October 31, 2016
Frankenstein-The Movie Score

University of Memphis Wind Ensemble, Albert Nguyen, conductor
Memphis, Tennessee

November 19, 2016
The Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival Story Concert
Presented by The Chappaqua Orchestra with Paul Shaffer
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Chappaqua Performing Arts Center, Chappaqua, New York

December 3, 2016
Holiday Sing Along
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Bell Auditorium, Chappaqua, New York

December 15-17, 2016
Midwest Clinic Convention
Chicago, Illinois

January 12-14, 2017
Conductor’s Guild
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

March, 2017
CD release (Paumanok Records)
Second Violin and Piano Sonata
Tim Fain, violin, and Steven Beck, piano

March 3, 2017
Texas premiere of Eliahu Hanavi Variations for solo violoncello
Susan Sturman, cello
Surrounded by new paintings by Diane Weiner inspired by the work
Art Center of Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, Texas

April 29, 2017
The Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival Story Concert
Presented by The Chappaqua Orchestra with Elliott Forrest
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf  
World Premiere of The Babbling Orchestra
Text by Elliott Forrest
Music by Michael Shapiro
Diva Goodfriend-Koven (MET Orchestra, American Symphony Orchestra, and American Composers Orchestra), piccolo soloist
Elliott Forrest (WQXR), narrator
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Chappaqua Performing Arts Center, Chappaqua, New York

May 4-7, 2017
Opera America Convention
Dallas, Texas

May 13, 2017
Tchaikovsky, Pezzo Capriccioso
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto No. 1
Mendelssohn, Italian Symphony
Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, Kristina Cook, soprano
and competition winners Julian Langford and Dylan Wu
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Chappaqua Performing Arts Center, Chappaqua, New York

June 21-24, 2017
Chorus America Convention
Los Angeles, California

October 8, 2017
Broadway Lights
Soloists Erin Stewart and David DeWitt
West Point Band’s Quintette 7
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Chappaqua Library Auditorium, Chappaqua, New York

October 17, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Concordia Orchestra, Kevin Suetterlin, conductor
Fargo Theater, Fargo, North Dakota

October 28, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Tufts Wind Ensemble, John McCann, conductor
Tufts University
Boston, Massachusetts

October 28, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Beloit-Janesville Symphony Orchestra, Robert Tomaro, conductor
Janesville Performing Arts Center
Janesville, Wisconsin

October 29, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Beloit-Janesville Symphony Orchestra, Robert Tomaro, conductor
Beloit, Wisconsin

October 29, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
Sound of the South Symphony Band, Mark Walker, conductor
Troy University
Troy, Alabama

October 30, 2017
Frankenstein-The Movie Score
SIU Wind Ensemble, Christopher Lee Morehouse, conductor
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois

November 18, 2017
Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms
Westchester Choral Society
The Chappaqua Orchestra
Soloists TBA
Michael Shapiro, conductor

Fall/Winter 2017
Bamboula for concert band, consortium premiere
The University of Texas Wind Ensemble, Jerry Junkin, conductor
Bass Concert Hall, Austin, Texas

Bamboula for concert band, consortium premiere
Texas Tech Wind Ensemble, Sarah McKoin, conductor
Hemmle Recital Hall, Lubbock, Texas

Widorama!
The University of Texas Wind Ensemble, Jerry Junkin, conductor
Bass Concert Hall, Austin, Texas

March 2018
The Babbling Orchestra
Garden State Philharmonic, Anthony LaGruth, conductor
The Bickford Theater
Morristown, New Jersey

May 2018
Schumann First Symphony
and concerti with competition winners
The Chappaqua Orchestra, Michael Shapiro, conductor
Chappaqua Performing Arts Center, Chappaqua, New York

August 2018
Recording of Roller Coaster, Perlimplinito, Opera Sweet, A Lace Paper Valentine, and Archangel Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
Steve Beck, piano
Scottish Orchestra TBD
Michael Shapiro, conductor