Laurence Sherr
Selected Earlier Performances (prior to 2010)
International
EIMI for violin, saxophone, percussion and piano
ensemble Intégrales, KOFOMI Music Festival, Mittersill, Austria, 2006


Blue Ridge Frescos for classical guitar
Manuel de Roo, guitar, Salzaburg, Austria, 2006


Capriccioso for clarinet and piano
Joseph Eller, International Clarinet Association Clarinetfest 2005, Tokyo, Japan


Elegy and Vision for solo cello
Karen Becker – Contemporary American Music for Cello and Piano
   National School of Music, University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, 2000
   Museo de San Ildefonso, Mexico City, Mexico, 2000
   University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico, 2000
   University of Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Mexico, 2000


Four Short Pieces for solo violin
Borislava Iltcheva, College Music Society National Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2000


Dhammapada Verses for soprano, flute, percussion, and piano
Montanea Festival International Composers Conference, Kirchenthurnen, Switzerland, 1992

Isolated (within) for narrator, piano, and dancer(s)
Holland, 1989


Banff Centre (Canada) musicians prior to a tour which included An Evening of Music by Laurence Sherr at the Off-Centre Centre in Calgary, 1982. From left: Paul Century (Canada), Sherr, Heather Hay (Canada), Klara Fenyo (Hungary), and Ramon Ramo (Mexico), with Mount Rundle in the background.
Interplay: Duo for Vibraphone and Marimba
Rosewood Duo, Canadian tours of Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario, 1982–1983

String Trio, Emergence, One (plus), and Interplay
An Evening of Music by Laurence Sherr, performers included Rosewood Duo, Paul Century, and Laurence Sherr, Off Centre Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1982 (picture above)

Emergence for classical guitar
Paul Century
   Festival Internacional de Guitarra de la Habana, Cuba, 1982
   various locations on a tour of western Canada, 1982

Choreopoem I: Movements for clarinet, trombone, vibraphone, percussion, string bass, and dancers
Laurence Sherr, conductor, Diedre Tarrant, choreographer, Banff Festival of the Arts, Banff, Canada, 1980 (two performances)

Waves (5,3,4) for Percussion Ensemble
Laurence Sherr, conductor, Banff Festival of the Arts, Banff, Canada, 1980


United States
Elegy and Vision for solo cello
Michal Schmidt
   Philadelphia Ethical Society, Philadelphia, PA, 2009
   Andrea Clearfield Salon, Philadelphia, PA, 2009

Parry Karp
   Madison, Wisconsin, 2009, 2006 (multiple performances)
   Red-Hot Lava Chamber Music Festival, Honolulu, HI, 2009, 2006

Wolfgang Laufer (cellist of the Fine Arts Quartet), Atlanta, GA, 2001

Karen Becker – Contemporary American Music for Cello and Piano
   Unitarian Congregation, Lincoln, NE, 2003
   Guest Artist Recital , Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, 2002
   Guest Artist Recital , St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Huntington, WV, 2002
   Guest Artist Recital , Ohio, Athens, OH, 2002
   Guest Artist Recital , University of Texas, Austin, TX, 2002
   Guest Artist Recital , Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 2002
   Lutheran Summer Music Academy and Festival, Minneapolis, MN, 2001Joslyn Art Gallery,
   Omaha, NE, 2001; broadcast on KNNO-FM, Omaha, NE, 2001
   University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 2000
   Cellobration Festival, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 2000
   University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 2000

Daniel Kazez
   Guest Artist Series, Frostburg State University, Frostburg, MD, 1999
   Scottish Rite Auditorium, Cambridge, OH, 1999
   Halle Theatre, Cleveland, OH, 1999
   Jewish Community Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1998 (picture at right)
   College Music Society National Conference, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 1998

Dorothy Lawson, Holocaust Memorial Concert, The Kitchen, New York, NY, 1997

at Daniel Kazez’s performance of Elegy and Vision in San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1998
Theresa Villani, The Tampa Bay Composers’ Forum, Madeira Beach, FL, 1996

Ian Ginsburg
   Piedmont Chamber Players, Austell, GA, 1995
   The Carter Presidential Center, Atlanta, GA, 1993 (two performances)

Judith Houlgate
   Seaside Institute, Seaside, FL, 1994
   Resurrection Catholic Church (two performances), Sandestin, FL, 1994

Craig Hultgren, Guest Artist Recital, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1994


Dhammapada Verses for soprano, flute, percussion, and piano
College Music Society SuperRegional Meeting, Louisiana State University, 2008

Doctoral Lecture-Recital, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2003

The McCormick Duo and guest artists, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2002-2003 (three performances)

Festival of New Music, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2001

Chamber Recital, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2001

Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra New Directions Concert, Bakersfield, CA, 2000

Thamyris
   Society of Composers Region IV Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 1998
   Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1992; broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, 1992
   Spelman College, Atlanta, GA, 1992
   Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC, 1990; recorded for broadcast by WSCI-FM, Charleston, SC
   Focus XX: Music of our Time, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, 1990; broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, 1991
   Brewton Parker College, Mt. Vernon, GA, 1990
   Middle Georgia College, Cochran, GA, 1990
   Louisiana State University New Music Ensemble, Baton Rouge, LA, 1996
   San Diego State University Faculty New Music Ensemble, College Music Society National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 1992


Journeys Within: Concerto for Flute and Chamber Ensemble
Emi Hayashi with conductor Arthur Weisberg, Music In Our Time Festival, Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL, 2000

Kim McCormick with the University of South Florida Percussion Ensemble and conductor Robert McCormick
   Salvador Dali Museum, Society of Composers Region IV Meeting, St. Petersburg, FL, 1996
   Faculty Recital, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 1996
   Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa, FL, 1997
   Annual Flute Fair, Florida Flute Association, Tampa, FL, 1997

Paul Brittan with Thamyris
   Tenth Anniversary Celebration, William C. Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1996
   Georgia State University Concert Hall, Atlanta, GA, 1994; broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, 1994
   Spivey Hall, Clayton College and State University, Atlanta, GA, 1994

Susan Murphy with NewEar and conductor Gary Hill, Kansas City, MO, 1995

Lorraine Roettges with conductor Willis Page, Delius Festival, Jacksonville, FL, 1995


Fugitive Footsteps for baritone solo and mixed chorus
David Okerlund with the Bowling Green State University Collegiate Chorale, William Skoog, conductor, New Music and Art Festival, Bowling Green, OH, 2006

Daniel Gale with the Kennesaw State University Chamber Singers, Leslie Blackwell, director, A Kristallnacht Commemoration: Honoring the Victims and Survivors of the Holocaust, The Temple, Atlanta, GA, 2002

Duo Concertante for flute and percussion
Marissa Olin and Bobby Fajardo

   Hot Springs Music Festival, Hot Springs AR, 2009 (mvt.II)

Christina Guenther and Scott Harris
   Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, 2006
   College Music Society National Conference, Austin, TX, 2006 (Mvt. I)

Christina Guenther and Dan Davis, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2003

Nocturne for piano

Jeri-Mae Astolfi
   2009 tour: Faculty Guest Artist Recitals
   The University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI
   Miami University, Oxford, OH
   Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, GA

   2008 CD Release Tour:
   Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
   Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY
   University of California, Los Angeles, CA
   San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
   University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
   SCI National Conference, Atlanta, GA

   Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR, 2007

Liuba Pupo, Conservatorio de Música de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto, Rico, 2006

Ian Altman, Los Angeles, CA, Atlanta, Athens and Macon, GA, 2002 (five performances)

David Watkins
   Georgia Music Teachers Association Convention, Georgia Perimeter College, Atlanta, GA, 1999
   Faculty Recital, Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, GA, 2000

Four Short Pieces for solo violin
Helen Kim, College Music Society National Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2008

Dorothy Martirano, Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville, GA, 2002

Dennis O’Boyle, New Directions Concert, Tampa Bay Composers Forum, St. Petersburg, FL, 2000

Illuminations for orchestra
Gainesville Symphony Orchestra, Larry Sims, conductor, Gainesville, GA, 1999

Cobb Symphony Orchestra, Steven Byess, conductor, Atlanta, GA, 1997 (two performances); broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, GA, 1997

Debussy’s Arabesque No. 1, transcribed for orchestra

Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra, Kevin McMahon, Director, Oglesby, IL, 2007

Northwest Symphony Orchestra, Paul Vermel, conductor, Des Plaines, IL, 1998

Macon Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Gnam, conductor
   Griffin, GA, 1998
   Macon, GA, 1997 (two performances)

DeKalb Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Anderson, conductor, Atlanta, GA, 1997

Cobb Symphony Orchestra, Steven Byess, conductor, Atlanta, GA, 1994 (two performances); broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, GA, 1994

Blue Ridge Frescos for classical guitar
Rusty Banks
   Artburst Concert, Birmingham, AL, 2007
   Guest Artist Recital, Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, GA, 2007

   Artist Recital, Lincoln, NB, 2006

Thomas Koch, Seaside Institute, Seaside, FL, 1999

William Hearn
   Faculty Recital, Spivey Hall, Clayton College and State University, Atlanta, GA, 1995
   College Music Society Southern Chapter Meeting, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 1994

Mary Akerman, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1991

One (plus) for cello and percussion, with or without dancer(s)

   Thamyris, with choreography by Karen Graffeo, Atlanta, GA, 1997
   Changes V: Theater concert, with choreography by Patricia Hruby, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana, IL, 1988

Interplay: Duo for Vibraphone and Marimba
Faculty Recital, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC, 1988

American Music for Percussion concert, Charles Ives Center for American Music, New Milford, CT, 1988

Percussion Recital, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, 1988

Rosewood Duo
   tours of Washington, Oklahoma, and Texas, 1982–1983
   Percussive Arts Society International Convention, Dallas, TX, 1982

Radio broadcast of ten works on the programs “The Present Edge”, KGNU-FM, Boulder, CO, and “Present Tense”, WREK-FM, Atlanta, GA, 1993. Composer interview included in both broadcasts.
The Fiber Sculptures of a Celestial Vision for violin, viola, cello, and piano
Atlanta Chamber Players
   The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, 1991; broadcast on WABE-FM, Atlanta, 1991
   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 1991

Emergence for classical guitar

Allison Bert, Composers Concordance concert, CAMI Hall, New York, NY, 1991

Five Aphorisms: Solo for Marimba and Assorted Percussion
John Roscigno, Faculty Recital, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, 1991

Zonate III, Music of the Twentieth Century Festival, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, 1989

Waves (5,3,4) for Percussion Ensemble
California Institute of the Arts Percussion Ensemble, Valencia, CA, 1988
University of Iowa Percussion Ensemble, Iowa City, IA, 1986
Milliken University Percussion Ensemble, Decatur, IL, 1984
Indiana University Percussion Ensemble, Bloomington, IN, 1981

at Thomas Koch’s performance of Blue Ridge Frescos in Seaside, FL, 1999