April 27, 2018 , 7:00 pm- Premiere of a scene from new opera "Coal Creek"
ContempOpera Cleveland, Andrea Annelli, Artistic Director
11694 Hayden St.
Hiram, OH 44234
April 7, 2018 - Performance of "Evangeline," a 10-minute musical drama for soprano and piano
Hartford Women Composers Festival
February 24, 2018 - Premiere of "Snowflakes" for SATB choir with piano
Kantorei of Spokane, Dr. Timothy Westerhaus, Conductor
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist
February 17, 2018 - "Fantasy" for Viola and Piano
Cascadia Composers "February Fantasia"
Sharon Eng, viola and Dawn Sonntag, piano
Portland State University
1620 SW Park Ave
January 27, January 28 2018 - Cleveland Premiere of Verlorene Heimat
Maltz Performing Arts Center, Clevleand, Ohio
Cleveland Opera Theater New Opera Works Festival
July 17, 2016 - Premiere, solo violin piece, Bascom Little Fund 50th Anniversary Celebration, Sunday, July 17, 2016
Tucker Hall, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2747 Fairmount Blvd.
October 25, 2015 - premiere of Sonata for Euphonium, Travis Scott, Euphonium, Dawn Sonntag, piano, Hiram College
July 8 - 22, 2015 - Composing in the Wilderness and Fairbanks Arts Festival
June 1 - 23, 2015 - Composer in Residence - Visby International Centre for Composers
May 3, 2015 - premiere of "Fantasie" for viola and piano, Cleveland Composers Guild junior concert, Cleveland Music Settlement
April 24, 2015 - premiere of "Fiat Lux" for SATB choir, string quartet, piano, Hiram College, on the occassion of the inauguration of President Lori Varlotta
April 14, 2015 - performance of Postcards of Denali by the Amphion String Quartet, Cleveland Composers Guild concert, St. Paul's Episcopal Church,
uly 10 - 22, 2014 - Composing in the Wilderness and Fairbanks Arts Festival.
7:30 pm, April 10th and 12th, 2014: World Premiere - Verlorene Heimat - an opera in two Acts. Hiram College Marcia Kenyon Bissell Opera Theater, Hiram College, Renner Performing Arts Theater
March 26, 2014 - Composer in Residence, Youngstown State University Dana School of Music. Convocation - noon; concert, 8 pm.
August 19 - September 9, 2013 - Composer in Residence, Visby International Centre for Composers, Visby, Sweden
May 28, 2013 - 2013 Romanze Festival, St. Augustine, Florida, premiere of "Listening" for SSA choir, flute, piano, North Florida Women's Chorale, Kerry Fradley, conductor
April 29, 2013 - Performance of Sibelius Op. 37 songs with pianist Randall Fusco in a memorial concert for three beloved Hiram College faculty members who passed away in 2012: Debra Rodriguez, Robert Sawyer, and Craig Moser, who passed away in 2012. The concert will feature professor of music Randall Fusco (pianist), as well as Cleveland Orchestra members Emma Shook (violin), Richard King (horn) and Barrick Stees (bassoon).
April 28, 2013 - Almeda Trio performance of "Theme and Variations on a 13th Century Melody" for piano trio, Cleveland Composers Guild Concert, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Cleveland, OH.
April 11, 2013 - Art song recital with pianist Karen Murphy and mezzo soprano Tara Warfield, assisted by Linda Elliot, horn, and Nancy Hargrove, lecturer,
at Mississippi State University. Works by Schubert, Grieg, Sonntag, et al.
March 31, 2013 - premiere of "Victimae Paschali Laudes" for SATB choir, soloists, organ, brass, and strings by the Church of the Little Flower sanctuary choir, Caleb Wenzel, conductor, with National Symphony Brass and Duke University graduate student string quartet.
March 9, 2013 - Eco-cantus: New Music Ecology concert. Art song/chamber music recital with pianist-composer Jonathon Holm and Annie Stevens, Marimba, Christopher Newport University, Newport news, Virginia, featuring contemporary art songs and chamber music by Crumb, Kolm, Omiciolli, Sonntag, and Thomas.
February 20, 2013 - Performance of "Mizpah" for solo piano and voice and "Kentucky Belle" for piano and narrator at the Constance Fenimore Woolson biannual conference, Columbus, Georgia, Dawn Sonntag, piano and voice, Cheryl Torsney, narrator.
November 19, 2012 - Performance of "Come up from the Fields, Father," with pianist Randall Fusco, West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, Rocky River, Ohio.
October 28, 2013 - Premiere of "These are the Holy Ten Commands," SATB choir, organ, and chamber orchestra, Valparaiso Concert Choir, Christopher Cock, conductor, Luther Seminary Chapel, St. Paul, Minnesota. Commissioned by Luther Seminary Professor Gracia Grindal for the Luther Seminar 25th anniversary "Singing the Faith" Reformation service.
October 15, 2012 - Premiere of "Covenant," for SATB choir and organ, Matthew Hill, conductor. . Commissioned by St. Peters Pikeland UCC, West Chester, Pennsylvania
September 9, 2012 , 2:00 pm - Benefit concert, Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Cleveland Ohio, with organist Matthew Ginter. Works by Bach, Vivaldi, Peeters, Thomas, Sonntag, and more.
July 30 - August 6, 2012 - Conductor and singer in the Sarteano Chamber Choir festival, Sarteano, Itialy, with Simon Carrington and Brian O'Connell
July 1, 2012 - Premiere of "A Clear Midnight," SATB, text by Walt Whitman, by the Princeton Singers at the ACDA National Choral Symposium, Washington, DC
June 23 - July 1, 2012 - ACDA Choral Composers Symposium, Lehigh University, Bethllehem , Pennsylvania, with Steven Stucky and Steven Sametz