Calendar

2019 – 2020

November 24th, 2pm – Patchogue Theatre, Patchogue, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
“Northern Lights”
https://www.patchoguetheatre.org/

Valse Triste – Jean Sibelius
Symphony No. 2 in D major – Jean Sibelius

December 14th, 8pm – St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Long Island Symphonic Choral Association
“A Romantic Christmas”

Three French Carols – various
Ave Maria – Anton Bruckner
Shepherd’s Farewell – Hector Berlioz
St. Cecilia Mass – Charles Gounod

January 26th, 2pm – St. Peter’s Church, Bay Shore, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
First Annual Island Symphony Bach Festival

Prelude & Fugue in Eb major, BWV 552, “St. Anne” – Mark Engelhardt, organ
Cantata BWV 25 (selections) featuring the Long Island Symphony Choral Assoc.
Solo Performance by winner of the 1st annual Island Symphony Bach Competition
Symphony No. 5, “Reformation” – Felix Mendelssohn

[POSTPONED] April 5th, 2pm – Patchogue Theatre, Patchogue, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
“A Romantic Afternoon”
feat. Trio Ink
https://www.trio-ink.com/

A Night on Bald Mountain – Modest Mussorgsky
Overture to “Romeo and Juliet” – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Triple Concerto, op. 56 – Ludwig van Beethoven

[POSTPONED] May 16th, 8pm – St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Long Island Symphonic Choral Association
Concert for the Earth”

Friede auf Erden – Arnold Schoenberg
World Premier by winner of LISCA/LICA Composers Competition
Sunrise Mass – Ola Gjeilo

[POSTPONED] May 31st, 2pm
Island Symphony Orchestra
featuring the winner of the ISO Concerto Competition

Overture to Euryanthe – Carl Maria von Weber
[Concerto feat. competition winner]
Symphony No. 1 in Bb major, “Spring” – Robert Schumann

2018 – 2019

November 10th, 4:30pm – Lutheran Church of Our Savior, Port Washington, NY
Don Winston & Friends

*featuring the world premiere of a new piece by E.R. Stewart for brass ensemble, conducted by the composer

November 18th, 2pm – Patchogue Theatre, Patchogue, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
Luri Lee, violin; Hez Leung, viola

Prelude to Die Meistersinger – Richard Wagner
Sinfonia Concertante – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony No. 5 in E minor – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

December 8th, 7:30pm – St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Long Island Symphonic Choral Association

With Anthems Sweet – Bruce Saylor
Magnificat – Antonio Vivaldi
Cherubic Hymn #1 – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Cantata BWV 140, “Wachet auf” – Johann Sebastian Bach

January 20th, 2pm – St. Peter’s Church, Bay Shore, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
Joanna Lau, flute

The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave) Overture – Felix Mendelssohn
Concerto for Flute – Carl Reinecke
Symphony No. 99 – Franz Joseph Haydn

April 7th, 2pm – Patchogue Theatre, Patchogue, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
Wayne Weng, piano

Finlandia – Jean Sibelius
Adagio for Strings – Samuel Barber
Concerto for Piano No. 1 in D minor – Johannes Brahms

May 18th, 8pm – St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Long Island Symphonic Choral Association

Ave Verum Corpus – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Motet No. 1, “Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied” – Johann Sebastian Bach
Great Mass in C Minor – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

June 2nd, 2pm – Walt Whitman High School, Huntington Station, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra
featuring the winner of the ISO Concerto Competition

Hungarian March from The Damnation of Faust – Hector Berlioz
[Concerto feat. competition winner]
Symphony No. 8 in G major – Antonin Dvorak

2017 – 2018

October 29, 2017, 3pm, Saunders Trades & Technical High School, Yonkers, NY
Mendelssohn: Heilig; Beethoven: Choral Fantasy. Yonkers Philharmonic, Long Island Symphonic Choral Association. Tong Chen, Eric R. Stewart- conductors

December 8, 2017, 8pm, St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Music of Gabrieli, Pärt, Stravinsky, Holst, and Gregg Smith. Long Island Symphonic Choral Association. Eric R. Stewart, Conductor

May 12, 2017, 8pm, St. James Church, East Setauket, NY
Gregg Smith: The Continental Harmonist, and other American works for chorus/orchestra. Long Island Symphonic Choral Association. Eric R. Stewart, Conductor

May 20, 2018, 2pm, Walt Whitman High School, Huntington, NY
Island Symphony Orchestra. Eric R. Stewart, guest conductor

2016 – 2017

June 27, 2017, Disneyland, Anaheim, CA
Tzu Chi Youth Orchestra. Eric R. Stewart, Conductor

May 13, 2017, 8pm. St. James Roman Catholic Church, East Setauket, NY
Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine; Duruflé: Requiem; Poulenc: Gloria
Long Island Symphonic Choral Association. Eric R. Stewart, conductor

March, 2017
CD RELEASE: Heroic Proportions; Felix Hell, organ
feat. Sonetto (2012), Eric R. Stewart

November 17, 7pm. Em Lee Concert Hall, Turtle Bay Music School
NY premiere, Intermezzo-Fantasie for solo piano
Sophie Zhang, piano

2015 – 2016

June 11th, 7pm. Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall.
Tzu Chi Youth Orchestra. Eric R. Stewart, Conductor

April 25th, 7pm. Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall.
Argento Ensemble; Composer Portrait: Beat Furrer. (Eric R. Stewart, assistant conductor)

2014 – 2015

February 8th, 4pm.
Adagio for solo organ at Gettysburg Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg, PA. Felix Hell, organ

December 9th, 7:30pm
Skizzen for sextet at Saint Peters’s Lutheran Church in New York, NY. Ceto Ensemble; Eric R. Stewart, conductor

November 21st, 8pm
Sonetto for solo organ at Saint Peters’s Lutheran Church in New York, NY. Felix Hell, organ

October 19th, 4pm
Adagio & Toccata for solo organ at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark, NJ. Felix Hell, organ

2013 – 2014

August 22, 2014, 7pm
World premiere of revised version, Longing for Death (“Sehnsucht nach dem Tode”) (2005/2014) for soprano and orchestra, to be performed by Sharon Harms and the Festival Orchestra at Saint Peter’s (Eric R. Stewart, conductor). Saint Peter’s Lutheran Church, E 54th Street and Lexington Avenue. More details: http://saintpeters.org/events/detail/1471/details/

August 2nd, 2014, 7pm
Summer Chamber Music Festival at St. Peter’s – Performances of Ruach for violin, cello, and organ, and Meditatio I for flute, violin, and organ. Saint Peter’s Lutheran Church, E 54th St. and Lexington Ave., New York, NY.

May 31, 2014, 7pm
World premiere of Four Intermezzi for solo guitar, to be performed by Finbarr Malafronte at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Tatham Fells, Lancashire, United Kingdom.

March 29, 2014, 8pm
Canadian premiere of Skizzen for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin and cello. The piece will be performed by Les Plaisirs non-coupables at Théâtre du Conservatoire d’art dramatique de Québec in Quebec City.

March 2, 2014
World premiere of Das allerfreuliche Licht for horn, cello, organ, choir and soloists (SSATB). St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, New York City.

December 20 – 21 – 22, 2013
World premiere of Adagio for string sextet in Quebec, Canada. The piece will be performed by Les Plaisirs non-coupables:

Dec. 20th, 8pm [CANCELLED]: Les Plaisirs non-coupables original residence (150 Beaubien) in Trois Rivières

Dec. 21st, 7:30pm: Premier Acte/Le Studio (870 Ave de Salaberry) in Québec City

Dec. 22nd, 3:30pm: Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Salle de récital (4750 Ave Henri-Julien) in Montreal

2012-2013

June 6th, 2013, 4pm
World premiere of Skizzen for modified “pierrot” ensemble. The piece will be performed by the Talea Ensemble at Lippes Concert Hall, SUNY Buffalo (Buffalo, NY).

February 23rd, 2013, 7:30pm
World premiere of Deconstruction and Adagio for string orchestra: Cambridge Modern Orchestra at St. Giles Church in Cambridge, UK.

February 10th, 2013, 3pm
Adagio & Toccata for solo organ at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Largo, FL. Felix Hell, organ

January 26th, 2013, 3pm
Adagio & Toccata for solo organ at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in New York, NY. Felix Hell, organ

January 8th, 2013, 7:30pm
Adagio & Toccata for solo organ at Zwölf-Apostel-Kirche in Frankenthal, Germany. This piece was commissioned by Felix Hell and St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in New York City. Felix Hell, organ