Daron Hagen is one of America's most versatile, prolific, and respected composers. All eight of his major operas are currently in production or revival somewhere in the U.S., Europe, or Asia. His orchestral, chamber, and song catalogues are frequently programmed internationally. Mr. Hagen's activities include stage direction, conducting; and engagements as a collaborative pianist, artistic director, writer, and librettist.
A nine minute mini-documentary about the development of the one act operatic torso Vera of Las Vegas narrated by Daron.
9 March 2014
Fort Wayne, IN
IPFW, Rhinehart Recital Hall, 4:30 PM
GENJI: CONCERTO FOR KOTO AND STRING QUARTET / Yoko Reikano Kimura, 13-string koto / Reiman String Quartet. For more information, click here.
26 March 2014
Field Hall, Curtis Institute of Music
(AND THEN) I LET HIM GO [world premiere] on a concert of songs by former students of Ned Rorem in tribute to their teacher on his 90th year.
28 March 2014
Bryn Mawr College, Goodheart Hall, the Music Room
FOUR DICKINSON SONGS for voice and piano [world premiere Lyric Fest commission] Joseph Gaines, tenor; Laura Ward, piano. For more information, click here.