Western Wind Ensemble
New York, NY, United States
487 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
United States
(212) 924-0562

The Western Wind will give the premiere of "And yet the light returns," a new piece commissioned by them, as part of their holiday concert.


Alys Stephens Center
Birmingham, AL, United States
1200 10th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294
United States
(205) 975-2787

"Sea of Reeds" for two clarinets and piano, will be performed by the Amicitia Duo at three concerts—in Birmingham, AL, Atlanta, GA, and Keenesaw, GA—on Oct 24-26, 2019.


Temple Emanuel, Roanoke
Roanoke, VA, United States
1163 Persinger Road Southwest
Roanoke, VA 24015
United States
(540) 342-3378

Collective Euphonia, directed by Scott Williamson, presents "Arise, My Love", music inspired by the Song of Songs. The concert will include regional premieres of Gerald Cohen's "Yedid Nefesh" and "Dodi Li".


University of Nebraska—Lincoln
Lincoln, NE, United States
1113 R Street
Lincoln, NE 68588
United States
(402) 472-7211

The Amicitia Duo (Diane Barger and Denise Gainey, clarinets) and Mark Clinton, piano perform a recital of clarinet music, including Gerald Cohen's "Sea of Reeds"


Music Mountain
Falls Village, CT, United States
225 Music Mountain Road
Falls Village, CT
United States
(860) 824-7126

Excerpts from my composition "Voyagers" will be played, introduced by artist Vincent Inconiglios, who has creating paintings inspired by the music and the Voyager space flight.


International Clarinet Association
Knoxville, TN, United States
1502 Cumberland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37916
United States
(865) 974-1000

"Sea of Reeds," for clarinet duo and piano, will be performed at the 2019 ClarinetFest of the International Clarinet Association


Jewish Theological Seminary
Lenox, MA, United States
70 Kemble Street
Lenox, MA 01240
United States
(413) 637-1199

A presentation on the story of Verdi's Requiem at Terezin concentration camp, and a performance of my composition "Playing for our lives," inspired by that event.


North American Jewish Choral Festival
Stamford, CT, United States
1 First Stamford Place
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
(203) 967-2222

As part the North American Jewish Choral Festival, there will be a premiere of new pieces by Gerald Cohen, Steve Cohen, and Benjie Ellen Schiller, all commissioned by the Zamir Choral Foundation.


North American Jewish Choral Festival
Stamford, CT, United States
1 First Stamford Place
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
(203) 967-2222

As part the North American Jewish Choral Festival, I will receive—along with composers Benjie Ellen Schiller and Steve Cohen—the Hallel V'Zimrah award, and the Zamir Chorale will perform my pieces "Dayeinu" and "L'dor Vador"


North American Jewish Choral Festival
Stamford, CT, United States
1 First Stamford Place
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
(203) 967-2222

HaZamir, the International Jewish Youth Choir, will perform "Pitchu Li" as part the North American Jewish Choral Festival