Upcoming events

Bennington Chamber Music Conference |
July 22 - August 12, 2018

Donald Crockett returns as Senior Composer in Residence with the Bennington Chamber Music Conference on the Bennington College campus, coaching participant musicians, working with Resident Composers Lei Liang, Pierre Jalbert and Paul Moravec, mentoring Composition Fellows, and working with the CMC faculty artists on new and recent chamber music, including Crockett's piano trio, Night Scenes.

'Nella Luce' in Garlands for Steven Stucky |
September 27, 2018

Gloria Cheng is touring her Garlands for Steven Stucky album in 2018/19, with the CD release on Bridge Records scheduled for October 1.  Colleagues and friends have contributed short piano works in Steve's honor for this project, including Donald Crockett's Nella Luce.  Bargemusic, NYC, Thursday September 27.

Thornton Edge |
October 2, 2018

Donald Crockett conducts the USC Thornton Edge new music ensemble in a concert featuring music by European composers Pierre Boulez, Hans Abrahamsen and Judith Weir.  Newman Recital Hall, USC campus, Tuesday October 2 at 7:30pm.

'Nella Luce' in Garlands for Steven Stucky |
October 12 and 14, 2018

Gloria Cheng's Garlands for Steven Stucky tour continues, with pieces by 32 friends and colleagues of Steve, including Donald Crockett's Nella Luce.  Cornell University, Friday October 12; Northeastern University, Boston, Sunday October 14.

And the River, concerto for HOCKET |
November 9, 2018

Donald Crockett's new concerto for duo-pianists (HOCKET) and 19 players, And the River, continues its premiere run at Oberlin, with the Oberlin Sinfonietta conducted by Tim Weiss, and HOCKET again as the soloists.  Oberlin Conservatory, November 9.

New Music USA commission for SAKURA cello quintet |
Fall 2019 premiere

Donald Crockett has received a commission from New Music USA to compose a major work for the outstanding young cello quintet, SAKURA, for the 2019/20 season.  Stay tuned for details!  Updates on the project also available at the New Music USA website.

Thornton Edge |
November 13, 2018

Thornton Edge new music ensemble, conducted by Donald Crockett, will perform a program of recent American works on this concert at Newman Recital Hall on the USC campus, Tuesday November 13 at 7:30pm.

'Nella Luce' in Garlands for Steven Stucky |
November 27, 2018

Gloria Cheng's Garlands for Steven Stucky in Piano Spheres series, including Donald Crockett's Nella Luce.  Zipper Hall, Colburn School, Los Angeles, Tuesday November 27.

'Nella Luce' in Garlands for Steven Stucky |
April 13, 2019

Gloria Cheng's Garlands for Steven Stucky tour continues with a performance at the Madrid Theater in Canoga Park, CA, with pieces by 32 friends and colleagues of Steve including Donald Crockett's Nella Luce. Saturday April 13.

'Nella Luce' in Garlands for Steven Stucky |
May 9, 2019

Gloria Cheng's Garlands for Steven Stucky tour continues with a performance of the 32 works composed in honor of Steve including Donald Crockett's Nella Luce.  University of Missouri-Kansas City, Thursday May 9.