April is a busy time for choral conducting faculty member Dominick DiOrio: in a
span of two weeks, he has four world premieres of new works for chorus.
Included in that list are a Lincoln Center / Alice Tully Hall
premiere on Friday April 17th with the Ithaca College Choir (“We Dance!”), and a
new work for the University of Richmond Schola Cantorum and Grammy-winning
chamber ensemble eighth blackbird on April 19th, with DiOrio conducting (“An
Equal Humanity”). Other premieres include Macalester College Concert Choir on
April 11th (“You Do Not Walk Alone”) and NOTUS on April 24th (“Stravinsky
More information about these premieres and other
performances are on DiOrio’s website.