Commission for HOCKET and Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra

May 2018

Donald Crockett has been commissioned by the Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra for a new work for HOCKET: 4 hands in and around a piano etc. etc. plus a conductorless chamber orchestra of nineteen musicians.  HOCKET is Sarah Gibson and Thomas Kotcheff, composer-pianists, who will lead the piece from the Steinway.  A co-commission consortium is in the works, with Kaleidoscope and Oberlin Sinfonietta so far; stay tuned for additional details.  The premiere will be with HOCKET and the Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra in May 2018.