During the 11th World Symposium on Choral Music in Barcelona, selected choirs will premier new compositions of 16 renowned composers, including Minnesota’s own Jocelyn Hagen. She shares with NewMusicMN, “I couldn’t be more thrilled to have been commissioned by the International Federation of Choral Music to compose a work for the World Choral Symposium in Barcelona, Spain, in […]

VocalEssence announces the winners of its second annual ReMix mentorship, designed to foster the next generation of choral music composers. VocalEssence ReMix matches four emerging Minnesota composers with mentors for a six-month one-on-one partnership to help each composer complete two new, original choral pieces. These works will premiere at the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) […]

David Evan Thomas received the An die Musik Award “in recognition of outstanding dedication and commitment to the work and mission of The Schubert Club” at The Schubert Club Annual Luncheon on June 8, 2016 at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul, Minnesota. The event featured an address by composer Libby Larsen […]