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The Hanukkah Story World Premiere!

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We are privileged to announce that the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra is set to play the World Premiere of Lucas Richman’s original piece, “The Hanukkah Story” on Saturday, December 4, 2021, conducted by Maestro Dirk Meyer. Written to add to the already successful traditional Hanukkah pieces available for orchestra,  this vibrant new work celebrates the […]

Halloween Music

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For your fall concerts, let your orchestra conjure up Halloween thrills with these spooky pieces: The Bell Witch Dances by Conni Ellisor Young Goodman Brown by W. Mark Harrell The Haunted Concerto by Lucas Richman Rousing Rip Van Winkle by Conni Ellisor    

We’re going to Midwest 2021!

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The 2021 Midwest Clinic, December 15-18, 2021 The Midwest Clinic: An International Band and Orchestra Conference, exists to serve music educators and improve the field of music education.  The conference has been held in Chicago every December since 1946.  The conference has grown from an original audience of 120 local directors to an average of 17,000 instrumental […]

Hanukkah Music for Orchestra!

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It’s that time again for orchestras around the world to seek music for their winter holiday concerts.  We have many favored pieces for Christmas as well as Hanukkah available for rental and purchase. Each year LeDor Publishing provides many orchestras with holiday favorites, including the popular “Hanukkah Festival Overture” arranged by Lucas Richman: ~ Also, […]

Mario’s 100th Musical Birthday!

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By Marcia Caller Jaffee Published July 14, 2021 –  Atlanta Jewish Times Mario Foah shares his zest for life and love for music, culminating in his own three-part customized concerto: Concerto for Violin and Cello: Un Pasto con Luciana e Mario Buckhead resident Mario Foah turned 100 in March followed by the extraordinary experience of […]

“The Amazing Orchestra”

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Texarkana Symphony Orchestra getting ready to be ‘Amazing’ -The Texarkana Gazette by Aaron Brand, Feb 25, 2021 See Article The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra invites you to see symphonic music through a child’s eyes with its next concert, “The Amazing Orchestra,” on Saturday, March 6. With a 7:30 start at the Perot Theatre, this TSO event […]

Kathryn Bostic

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Chicago Sinfonietta to perform three 2020-21 concerts, each featuring a commissioned score by a Black composer Posted on “The Hub” – August 25, 2020 “The Chicago Sinfonietta will present two online concerts and one live concert for its 2020-21 season,” writes Howard Reich in Sunday’s (8/23) Chicago Tribune. “Each program will feature a commissioned world premiere, […]

Kathryn Bostic – Oscar-Shortlisted!

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Composer Kathryn Bostic has two recent score projects: “Clemency” and the documentary “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am.” For the latter, Bostic’s song “High Above the Water” has made the shortlist for the original song Oscar. ~ Los Angeles Time Article

Kathryn Bostic – Winner!

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Kathryn Bostic is the winner of the inaugural Society of Composers & Lyricists Award for Outstanding Original Score for an Independent Film. Bostic was nominated for “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am”