Clint Needham, composer
 
 

05/21/2015:  I will be a panelist for the New Music for New Audiences session at the 2015 League of American Orchestra Conference in Cleveland, OH on Thursday, 5/28.


05/20/2015:  Check out the Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) performance of Mobiles at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Columbus, OH on Wednesday, 5/27!


05/19/2015:  Follow my blog about the Sounds of Akron - City Meets Symphony Project and download our app so you can participate!


05/16/2015:  I will be working with the Akron Symphony and the City of Akron on a new project called Sounds of Akron - City Meets Symphony.  The new work will be premiered on April 16, 2016 by the Akron Symphony!  Hear me talk more about the project on the Jasen Sokol Show!


02/26/2015:  I will be in Hong Kong for the 2015 Intimacy of Creativity Festival (4/19-5/3) where my work On the Road will be performed!


12/16/2014:  Concerto for Wind Ensemble, written for and premiered by the Baldwin Wallace Symphonic Wind Ensemble, has been awarded the 2014 Walter Beeler Memorial Composition Prize from Ithaca College! 


11/06/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast two of my works, Urban Sprawl & Cradle My Heart on Sunday, 11/9 at 9:00pm.


10/31/2014:  CPAC Fellowship video is posted on Vimeo about my upcoming project with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony & Verb Ballets. 


10/31/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast my Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” on Sunday, 11/2 at 9:00pm.


10/30/2014:  The Bala Brass Quintet has released their CD, Revealed, that includes my Abstract Mosaics!  


10/29/2014:  Cleveland.com features Jack Sutte’s new solo trumpet CD that features my work, Three Ditties!


08/07/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast Urban Sprawl & Cradle My Heart on Sunday, 8/10 at 9:00pm.


07/10/2014:  The Factory Seconds Brass Quintet (Cleveland Orchestra) are recording “Mobiles” for their upcoming CD! 


04/22/2014:  WCLV interview about the CPAC Fellowship and the 2014/2015 Albany Symphony residency is posted on IDEAstream.


02/16/2014:  Clint will serve as Andrew W. Mellon Composer Educator with the Albany Symphony for the 2014/2015 season.  The residence includes a performance of the Body Electric on their opening night Gala Concert and a commission for their May 2015 American Music Festival!  Additional events in Albany throughout the year are TBA. 


12/16/2013:  Clint has been awarded a Cleveland CPAC Fellowship to write a large-scale work for the Cleveland Chamber Symphony & Verb Ballet!  The premiere will be in the spring of 2015. 


11/01/2013:  Clint is featured on Cool Cleveland talking about new music at BW & the BW Focus Festival.


10/6/2013:  Remembered Voices documentary will premiere on Nov. 11 at 8pm on NET Nebraska.


07/31/2013:  The Bala Brass Quintet is including my Abstract Mosaics on their upcoming CD! 


06/17/2013:  Jack Sutte has finished recording tracks for his new CD that includes my work Three Ditties for solo trumpet written for Jack. 


06/15/2013:  Nice review of the Cleveland Chamber Symphony concert from ClevelandClassical.com.


06/10/2013:  Cleveland Chamber Symphony’s performance of Urban Sprawl is previewed on ClevelandClassical.com.


06/02/2013:  When We Forget is featured on American Public Media’s SymphonyCast, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra premiere.

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03/09/2015:  The Da Capo Chamber Players will perform Toccatas, Recits & Aria for flute, clarinet, violin and cello at Bito Conservatory Performance Space on the Bard College campus at 8:00pm.


03/19-21/2014:  Fyoo-zh-en Concerts of New Music+Dance at the Baldwin Wallace University Kliest Center for the Performing Arts.


03/21/2015:  Premiere of a New Work for the Cleveland Chamber Symphony and Verb Ballets as part of the NEOSonicFestival 2015.


03/27/2015:  The Charleston Symphony will premiere a new work as part of their Magnetic South Series.


03/30/2015:  Alarm Will Sound performs Urban Sprawl at Drinko Recital Hall on the campus of Cleveland State University at 7:30pm.


04/22/2015:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) will perform Mobiles at the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music.


04/26/2015:  Violinist Samuel Rotberg and pianist Sungeun Kim perform a New Work at the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory in Berea, OH.


04/26/2015:  On the Road performed at the Intimacy of Creativity Festival in Hong Kong at the Hong Kong City Hall Theatre at 4:00pm.  John Bruce Yeh (Clarinet, Chicago Symphony), Sarah Silver (Violin, Tanglewood New Fromm Players), and Wang A-Mao (Pianist, IC Composer Fellow) will perform the work.


04/28/2015:  Suburban Grooves performed by the Pittsburgh Symphony at Heinz Hall as part of their Audience of the Future Concert.


05/11-13/2015:  The Mason Intermediate School Bands (3) will premiere a New Work in Mason, OH.


05/16/2015:  The Chameleon Arts Ensemble will perform Axioms at the First Church in Boston, MA.


05/16/2015:  The Albany Symphony will premiere their commissioned work, We are all from somewhere else on their American Music Festival Concert at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC), Troy, NY.


05/17/2015:  The Chameleon Arts Ensemble will perform Axioms at the  Goethe-Institute in Boston, MA.


05/27/2015:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) will perform Mobiles at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Columbus, OH.


07/12/2015:  The Blue Streak Ensemble will perform On the Road (violin & piano version) at the “Concerts on the Slope” series in Brooklyn, NYC at 3:00 pm.


07/13/2015:  The Blue Streak Ensemble will perform On the Road (violin & piano version) at the Marc A. Scorca Recital Hall at the National Opera Center in New York City at 7:30 pm.


08/09/2015:  The Interlochen Philharmonic will perform Suburban Grooves at the Kresge Auditorium at 3:00pm.


09/18/2015:  The Omaha Symphony & Hawthorne String Quartet perform Voices on the first concert of the 2015/2016 Omaha Symphony season.


09/19/2015:  The Omaha Symphony & Hawthorne String Quartet perform Voices on the first concert of the 2015/2016 Omaha Symphony season.


09/19/2015: The Akron Symphony will perform Southern Air on their Opening Night: American Journey Concert at EJ Thomas Hall in Akron, OH.


10/16/2015: The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 8:00pm as part of the Edward T. Cone concert series at Wolfensohn Hall in Princeton, NJ.


10/17/2015: The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 8:00pm as part of the Edward T. Cone concert series at Wolfensohn Hall in Princeton, NJ.


10/19/2015: The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 8:00pm at Juilliard.


10/23/2015:  Brass Faculty from BGSU will perform Mobiles on Concert 4 of the BGSU New Music Festival at 3:00pm in Bryan Recital Hall.


10/27/2015: The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 7:30pm as part of the Jorgensen concert series at the University of Connecticut.


01/14/2016:  The Richmond Symphony will perform Urban Sprawl at 6:30pm as part of their “Rush Hour at Hardywood” series.


01/17/2016:  The Richmond Symphony will perform Urban Sprawl at 3:00pm as part of their “Metro Collection” series at Randolph-Macon College.


02/07/2016:  Chamber Music Society: Chicago Pro Musica will perform the trio version of On the Road at the University of Louisville at 3:00pm in Comstock Concert Hall.


04/16/2016:  The Akron Symphony will premiere a New Work of collected city-sounds from our project “Sounds of Akron - City Meets Symphony” at EJ Thomas Hall in Akron, OH.


05/14/2016:  The Alabama Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves at 2:00pm at the Alys Stephens Center’s Jemison Concert Hall in Birmingham, AL.


05/21/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra will premiere a New Work at the Palace Theatre in Albany, NY.

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