February 27–March 3, 2019: nightly presentation of Southern Specter at the Los Angeles County Arboretum as part of "Digital Nature 2019," a multi-disciplinary exhibition of site-specific art works that address the evolving relationship of the natural world and technology. Curated by Shirley Watts' Natural Discourse project.
Performance of Chatterbox with Birds on a Wire new music ensemble at Western Michigan University. Spring, schedule TBA
Since August 2018: Visiting faculty appointment at Western Michigan University, teaching private composition lessons to undergraduate and master's students as well as undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory and analysis.
Artist-in-Residency: I-Park in East Haddam, CT, from June 20–July 16.
Behind the Back was awarded Finalist recognition in the ASCAP/SEAMUS Student Commissioning Program for Behind the Back. Hong-Hong Hui performed the piece at the 2018 SEAMUS National Conference at the University of Oregon.
Behind the Back has been released on The Little Giant Chinese Chamber Orchestra's latest CD with Albany Records, Crossings: Contemporary Music for Chinese Instruments. Click here for details.
Salve Regina for divisi mixed choir has been published by C.F. Peters. Click here for details.
April 13 and 14: Performance of live electronics for Kate Soper's Voices from the Killing Jar with Musiqa New Music Collective
April 7: Performance of Chatterbox with new choreography by Frame Dance. Click here for details
April 8: Performance of Southern Specter at Rice University Composers' Forum concert, 7:30pm