Feature in NYCTURK and UA

Thank you to Ayça Çetin and Duo Esplanade for sending me this link. The upcoming performances of my new work on the Duo Esplanade tour, “Weepers,” has been featured on NYCTURK’s website click here.… Continue reading

Finally, an update!

This semester has been extremely busy. From commissions to class work, I have not had much time to keep you up-to-date. So, a few things related to composition have been taking shape. A… Continue reading

Fantasy of Nuance

Thank you to Elizabeth Cullen for her wonderful premiere performances of my unaccompanied tenor saxophone work, Fantasy of Nuance. Check out the recording below. If you are interested in performing the work, let me… Continue reading

New recording and award!

Thank you again for visiting and keeping in touch. I now have a recording of The Mercurial Cardinal, that was premiered this past December. I also recently found out that this work took 1st… Continue reading

Ne? To Premier Again!!

Welcome back! It has been some time since the last post and I have been quite busy. This Saturday, January 31st at 7:30pm at the University of Akron, Ne? is set to be… Continue reading

New Works!

Hello!  Good news here. I have completed two new commissions. The first is “Chão de fogo,” for my good friend and Portuguese pianist Miguel Sousa. Plans have been made to include this work on… Continue reading

To Kansas City, UMKC!

Hello! After about a 5 hour drive to Mi to meet up with a few colleagues followed by another 13 hour drive, I finally made it to Kansas City! What a beautiful city.… Continue reading

Recording Update: “Ne?” two etudes for unaccompanied flute

Hey!! Thanks again for stopping by. Very exciting news, I have received a recording of my unaccompanied flute work, “Ne?” This work was premiered in Boston at the Boston Conservatory on April 6th.… Continue reading

To Boston!

It has been a while since my last post, but…. good news is ahead! I am on my way to Boston to hear the premiere of my unaccompanied flute piece “Ne?” performed by… Continue reading

Tour! 3-12 Detroit

What a night in Detroit! Kavazabava met up with the seven piece balkan brass band Rhyta from Ann Arbor at Pj’s Lager House and folked up the place.  Rhyta really knew how to get everyone going.… Continue reading