HOCKET (Sarah Gibson and Thomas Kotcheff) and an ensemble of stellar Los Angeles musicians conducted by the composer were to gather to record Donald Crockett's concerto for duo pianists and chamber orchestra, And the River, for release on the Coviello Classics label, in May 2020, POSTPONED due to the COVID-19 pandemic. These recording sessions, with the same stellar musicians, are postponed until late-2021/early 2022. And the River was co-commissioned by Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra, the Aspen Music Festival and Oberlin Conservatory; the premiere run was in 2018-19 with performances in Los Angeles, Aspen, Oberlin and Cleveland. Latest update: the recording sessions are currently scheduled for June 2022!
'And the River' recording sessions
May 2020 POSTPONED due to COVID-19 pandemic to June 2022