Chamber Music Conference 75th Anniversary season commission

July-August 2020

Donald Crockett returns to the CMC as Senior Composer in Residence for the 75th Anniversary season, held this summer at Colgate University in New York.  He is one of the composers commissioned in celebration of the CMC's 75th anniversary, along with Stephen Hartke, Hannah Lash and Elizabeth Ogonek.  His piece, a nonet for ww quintet, violin, viola, cello and bass, will be premiered at the faculty concert on August 1, and coached in participant ensembles all four weeks of the festival.  More details to follow (including the title)!