May 30, 2015: Worcester Chorus Performs Songs of Love and War

Music Worcester

Songs of Love & War – A Memorial Day concert performed by the Worcester Chorus Saturday, May 30, 2015; 8:00 pm First Unitarian Church 90 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608 The Worcester Chorus, under the direction of Christopher Shepard will present a selection of choral music that celebrates and pays tribute to those who have […] Read more »

StarTribune: ‘The Shining’ set for Minnesota Opera’s 2015-16 season

Minneapolis StarTribune | The Shining

From the Minneapolis StarTribune: Minnesota Opera, which opens “The Manchurian Candidate” this weekend, will host another world premiere in its 2015-16 season. “The Shining,” adapted from the Stephen King novel, with a score by Paul Moravec and libretto by Mark Campbell, debuts May 7, 2016. Campbell also wrote the libretto for “Candidate” and the Pulitzer […] Read more »

BMOP Presents “The Blizzard Voices”


The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) presents a free concert March 5, 2015 In the midst of historic storms, BMOP presents a free concert to the Boston community. Let’s come together for an evening of powerful music! Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 8pm Pre-concert talk with the composers | 7pm Jordan Hall at New England […] Read more » “The Shining” | The Shining announces Minnesota Opera’s 2015-2016: Stephen King’s best-selling novel comes to life in this suspenseful new opera by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec. As the Torrance family settles in at the infamous Overlook Hotel, Jack comes face to face with his own demons – real and imagined. Will he be able to protect his wife […] Read more »

CBS Minnesota: “The Shining”

CBS Minnesota | The Shining

CBS Minnesota has posted the following announcement: ‘Shining,’ ‘Tosca, ‘Flute’ Among Minnesota Opera Offerings The Minnesota Opera has announced it will present five operas in its next season including the world premiere of “The Shining.” Based on the Stephen King novel, “The Shining” features music by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec making his Minnesota Opera […] Read more »

Paul Moravec & Friends: NYFOS


Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 7pm: Paul Moravec & Friends OPERA America’s National Opera Center 330 Seventh Avenue (at 29th Street), New York, NY Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec hosts and curates an evening that includes selections from his exceptional body of vocal music, including his forthcoming opera The Shining. The opera, with a libretto by […] Read more »

NY Times: Excerpts From ‘The Shining’ Opera Among Offerings at Vocal Music Festival

NY Times ArtsBeat

A December 4, 2014 blog post by Allan Kozinn in ArtsBeat: A Critic at Large in the New York Times includes the following: A second concert will include excerpts from a new operatic setting of “The Shining” – yes, the Stephen King novel – by the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec, a work scheduled to […] Read more »

NY Times: Interfaith Dialogue, Sung by Two Choruses

NY Times ArtsBeat

From ArtsBeat, October 31, 2014, by Allan Kozinn: The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine and Temple Emanu-El, two religious institutions that have large, finely polished choirs, have found a new approach to interfaith dialogue, involving their singers. The choirs and their directors – Kent Tritle, at the cathedral and K. Scott Warren, at […] Read more »

“An Unprecedented Event in New York”

Soli Deo Gloria

Calling it “An Unprecedented Event in New York” the Soli Deo Gloria Psalms Project, “in November 2014, two of New York City’s (and the world’s) most renowned houses of worship will participate in a unique SDG-sponsored interfaith event. In an unprecedented collaboration, the choirs of Temple Emanu-El and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine […] Read more »