2009

America Youth Symphony
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Los Angeles
A Tribute to Alan Sylvestri (Host, M/C, Soloist, Auctioneer)
with the American Youth Symphony
Alan Silvestri, conductor
Event: January 12, 6:30pm
St. James-By-The-Sea Episcopal Church
La Jolla, CA
Recital
Works of Barber, Bernstein, Copland, Gershwin, Ives, Loesser, Mozart, Rodgers, Tosti, Verdi
Alan Smith, Pianist
Performance: February 8, 4pm
Performing Arts Center
San Luis Obispo, CA
Recital
Works of Barber, Bernstein, Copland, Gershwin, Ives, Loesser, Mozart, Rodgers, Tosti, Verdi
Alan Smith, Pianist
Performance: February 12, 8pm
The Broad Stage
Santa Monica, CA
WORLD PREMIERE
Recital
Works of Barber, Bernstein, Britten, Copland, Ives, Jones, Rodgers
World Premiere: Epitaph, a song cycle by Thomas Randle
Alan Smith, Pianist
Performance: March 1, 4pm
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Paradise Ridge Winery
Santa Rosa, CA
An Evening of Song & Poetry
benefitting five performing arts organizations in Sonoma County
Works of Barber, Copland, Bernstein, Gioia, Henderson, Lauridsen, Ravel, Schubert, Verdi and others
With Jeffrey Kahane, Pianist
Dana Gioia, Poet
Event: March 7, 6pm
Lewis Family Playhouse
Rancho Cucamonga, California
Annual Performing Arts Telethon (Host/Performer)
Charter Cable Channel 3
with The Gilfry Family Singers
and the Caryn Cougar Chorus, Tina Gilfry, Conductor
March 13-15, see broadcast schedule for times
Notre-Dame Cathedral
Paris, France
Mendelssohn - Elijah (Elijah)
Ensemble Orchestral de Paris
with Lisa Milne, Marie-Claude Chappuis,Paul Groves
Choeurs de l'ArmŽe franŤaise
John Nelson, Conductor
Performances: March 25, 26; 8pm
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Chamber Music Sedona
St. John Vianney Church
Sedona, AZ
Recital
Works of Lopez-Buchardo, Respighi, Debussy, Griffes, Vaughan-Williams (Songs of Travel), Gordon
with Rita Borden, Pianist
Performance: March 29, 2:30pm
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San Diego Opera
San Diego, CA
Peter Grimes (Balstrode)
with Anthiony Dean Griffey, Jennifer Casey Cabot, Judith Christin, John del Carlo, Kristopher Irmiter, Greg Fedderly
Steurt Bedford, Conductor
John Copley, Director
Performances: April 18, 21, 24, 26m
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Ravinia Festival
Ravinia Festival Orchestra
Highland Park, IL
Camelot (Lancelot)
with George Hearn, Sylvia McNair
Erich Kunzel, Conductor
Mark Robin, Director
Performance: June 5, 8pm
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Munich Opera Festival
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
CuvilliŽs-Theater
Munich, Germany
Trouble in Tahiti (Sam)
with Beth Clayton, Angela Brower, Jeffrey Behrens, Todd Boyce
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Schorsch Kamerun, Director
Performamces: July 7, 9, 10, 9pm
(all performances sold out)
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U.S. National Tour
South Pacific (Emile de Becque)
National Tour of the Lincoln Center Production
with Carmen Cusack, Anderson Davis, Peter Rini, Keala Settle, Gerry Becker, Matthew Saldivar
Larry Goldberg, Music Director
Bartlett Sher, Director
San Francisco, CA, Golden Gate Theater, Sep 7 - Oct 25
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Théâtre du Chatelet
Paris
The Sound of Music (Captain von Trapp)
with Carin Gilfry as Liesl von Trapp, also Sylvia Schwartz, Julie Fuchs, Christine Arand, Kim Criswell, James McOran-Campbell
Emilio Sagi, Director
Kevin Farrell, Music Director
Performances: (26) from Dec 6 through Jan 3
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