Upcoming events

New Music USA commission for SAKURA cello quintet |
2019/20 season premiere at Piatigorsky International Cello Festival

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.  The premiere of Carving an Alphabet will be on the closing concert of the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival, which is part of the Colburn Celebrity Series, in Disney Hall, Los Angeles on March 22, 2020.  Stay tuned for additional details!  Updates on the project also available at the New Music USA website.

Kate Vincent performs and records 'Cataclysm' |
November 2019

Donald Crockett has written a new work for Kate Vincent entitled Cataclysm for viola and percussion.  Kate and percussionist Dustin Donohue will present a concert premiere in November, together with Berio's iconic Naturale; and record Cataclysm shortly thereafter with recording engineer Joel Gordon.  Stay tuned for details!

Thornton Edge in concert |
November 19, 2019

Donald Crockett conducts Thornton Edge in recent music from Eastern Europe and Scandinavia.  Newman Recital Hall, USC Campus, 7:30pm.