Mark Winges
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April 30, 2018 | premiere of Night-Voiced (viola and piano version) by Ellen Ruth Rose and Brenda Tom of Earplay Herbst Theater, San Francisco, CA.

March 24, 2018 | premiere of Last Ditch Fight of the Wish by the Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir, with choreography by KT Nelson at First Congregational Church, Berkeley, CA.

March 10, 2018 | performance of Breath & Hammers by the Cornell Wind Ensemble, James Spinazzola, conductor, and Blaise Bryski, pianist, at the College Band Director's National Association Eastern Division Conference, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

December 3, 2017 | premiere of Leaves from Diana's Tree by the Empyrean Ensemble with Shauna Falihee, soprano, at the Ann E. Pitzer Center, UC Davis, Davis, CA.

November 15, 2017 | performance of Fog Dissolving into Moon by the Stanford Chamber Chorale at Memorial Church, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.

October 1, 2017 | premiere of Breath & Hammers by the Cornell Wind Ensemble, James Spinazzola, conductor, and Blaise Bryski, pianist. Bailey Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

September 10, 2017 | premiere of Spare Parts for a Dream Machine by Celliola. Bridges Hall, Pomona College, Claremont, CA.

May 19, 2017 | premiere of Diverted Vignettes by Ellen Ruth Rose, violist. Ann E. Pitzer Center, UC Davis, Davis, CA.

March 10, 2017 | premiere of The Moment of Here by Ecco at First Presbyterian Church, Berkeley, CA

December 4, 2016 | premiere of The Moon Dreams of Jacqueline by the Friction Quartet in San Francisco, CA

October 15 & 24, 2016 | premiere of Letters by Volti and The Left Coast Chamber Ensemble in Berkeley and San Francisco, CA

April 30 & May 1, 2016 | premiere of You Already Did by The Pomona College Band, Graydon Beeks, conductor, Bridges Hall at Pomona College in Claremont, CA

April 29 & 30, 2016 | premiere of Sharp Hills Nocturne by Nicholas Phillips, pianist; Center for New music, San Francisco (April 29), Maybeck Studio, Berkeley (April 30)

March 11, 12 & 13, 2016 | performance of Canticles of Rumi by The Esoterics, Eric Banks, conductor, in Seattle and Olympia, WA

March 11 & 12, 2016 | performance of Canticles of Rumi by Volti, Robert Geary, conductor, in San Francisco and Piedmont, CA

September 13, 2015 | performance of San Francisco Stopover by Celliola & Friends, at Pomona College in Claremont, CA

July 16, 2015 | performance of Pandora's Gift by Volti & The Piedmont Children's Choir, as an event of the Golden Gate Choral Festival at the Oakland Scottish Rite Center 1547 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA

May 16 & 17, 2015 | premiere of Pandora's Gift by Volti & The Piedmont Children's Choir, at Z Space 450 Florida Street, San Francisco

April 6, 2015 | performance of ShapeShifter by The American Modern Ensemble, at Cutting Edge Concerts SubCulture, 45 Bleecker St., New York

March 27, 2015 | premiere of Weaving the Night by Ecco, Clifton Massey, conductor, in Berkeley

March 27, 2015 | performance of Ticking Time (from Pandora's Gift) by The Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir, Robert Geary, conductor, in Berkeley

November 21 & 23, 2014 | premiere of Dawn (from Pandora's Gift) by Volti, Robert Geary conductor, in San Francisco & Piedmont

November 21, 2014 | perfromance of Dusk Music II by Eight Strings and a Whistle at the Tenri Cultural Institute in New York

September 14, 2014 | performance of Night-Voiced at Pomona College, by Cynthia Fogg, violist and Mark Winges, organist; in Mabel Shaw Bridges Hall of Music, Claremont, CA

June 26, 2014 | performance of Sometimes Variations at the Pipeworks Festival, by Todd Wilson, organist; in Ulster Hall, Belfast

June 21, 2014 | performance of Sometimes Variations at the Pipeworks Festival, by Todd Wilson, organist; in St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin

May 10 & 18, 2014 | premiere of Heart-Spells by the Peninsula Women's Chorus , Martin Benvenuto, conductor, in Palo Alto

March 31, 2014 | premiere of Local Colloquies by Earplay, Mary Chun, conductor, at the ODC Theater in San Francisco

January 26, 2014 | premiere of Shapeshifter by the Verge Ensemble, at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.

November 22, 23 & 24, 2013 | premiere of All Night by Volti, Robert Geary conductor, in San Francisco, Palo Alto & Berkeley

October, 2013 | release of new CD Night-Voiced: New Music for Viola by Mark Winges on Ravello Recordings

June 15, 16 & 23, 2013 | premiere of Scherzo Diabolique by the San Francisco Choral Artists, Magen Solomon, conductor, in San Francisco, Redwood City & Oakland.

March 23, 2013 | premiere of Water Doesn't Drown by the Piedmont Choirs, Andrew Brown and Robert Geary conductors, in Oakland.

March 2, 9 & 10, 2013 | premiere of anima gaia by the San Francisco Choral Artists, Magen Solomon, conductor, in Palo Alto, San Francisco & Oakland.

March 1, 2 & 3, 2013 | performances of Canticles of Rumi by Volti, Robert Geary conductor, in Palo Alto, San Francisco & Berkeley

January, 2013 | residency at Ragdale, in Lake Forest, IL

December 2, 8 & 9, 2012 | premiere of Toward the Horizon by the San Francisco Choral Artists, Magen Solomon, conductor, in Palo Alto, San Francisco & Oakland.

December 1 & 2, 2012 | premiere of fog and a god and pool is to wade by the Piedmont Choirs, Andrew Brown and Robert Geary conductors, Oakland & San Francisco.

2012 / 13 | appointed composer-in-residence for the San Francisco Choral Artists, Magen Solomon, director, for the 2012 / 13 season.

July, 2012 | release of Luna, Nova Luna on the CD House of Voices by Volti, Robert Geary conductor (with the Piedmont Choir)

July 12, 2012 | performance of The Moon-Dance by Kinder-und-Jugend Singakademie Graz at the Golden Gate International Children's and Youth Choir Festival Spotlight Concert (7 pm)

July 10, 2012 | performance of Magic Strings by The Piedmont Choir, Robert Geary conductor, at the Golden Gate International Children's and Youth Choir Festival Competition Concert (2 pm)

May 25, 2012 | premiere of Fantasy Dances by San Domenico Orchestra da Camera, Ann Krinitsky conductor, in San Anselmo

April, 2012 | performances of The Moon Dance by Aarhus Pigekor (Denmark), Helle Høyer conductor, during their New York tour (with dance)

December 2, 3 & 4, 2011 | premiere of Canticles of Rumi by Volti, Robert Geary conductor, in Mill Valley, San Francisco & Berkeley

December, 2011 | release of The Moon Dance on the CD PERLER OG KRYSTALLER by Aarhus Pigekor (Denmark), Helle Høyer conductor

July 3, 2011 | premiere of Psalm Prelude at the American Guild of Organist's Regional Convention in San Francisco, CA by Rodney Gehrke

June 4, 2011 | performance of The Assembling Landscape by The Crossing, Donald Nally, conductor, in Philadelphia, PA

March 4, 5 & 6, 2011 | performance of Magic Strings by The Piedmont Choir, Robert Geary conductor, in San Francisco, Mill Valley & Berkeley (with Volti Chamber Choir)

December, 2010 | residency at Fundación Valparaiso, in Mojácar, Spain

October 24, 2010 | performance of In Quiet Joy at the 4th Annual Kentucky New Music Festival - The New Ranks of Organ Music in Lexington, KY by organist Schuyler Robinson

September 11, 2010 | premiere of Antiphonae at the New Voices Festival in Washington, DC by soprano Rosmarie Houghton and organist Jay Parrotta

July, 2010 | performances of Moon-Dance by Ensemble and Ancora of the Piedmont Choirs at the Kathaumixw Choral Festival in Powell River, BC, Canada

April 18, 2010 | performance of Luna, Nova Luna at the Festival of New Music for Treble Voices in Palo Alto, CA by Volti and the Piedmont Choirs' Ensemble

February 26, 27 & 28, 2010 | premiere of Luna, Nova Luna in Berkeley, San Francisco and Ross, CA by Volti and the Piedmont Choirs' Ensemble

November 20, 2009 | performance of Dusk Music II at the Tenri Cultural Institute by Eight Strings and a Whistle

November 13, 14 & 15, 2009 | premiere of Where Everything Is Music in San Francisco, Berkeley & Palo Alto by Volti, Robert Geary, conductor

July 15, 2009 | performance of Dusk Music II at the Bar Harbor Music Festival by Eight Strings and a Whistle

July 14, 2009 | performance of Moon-Dance by Ensemble of the Piedmont Choirs at the Golden Gate Festival (Oakland, CA)

June, 2009 | performances of Moon-Dance by Ensemble of the Piedmont Choirs while on tour in Finland and Estonia

June 27 & 28, 2009 | performance of The Keeper of Moon-Flowers by ChamberBridge (Lara Bruckmann, soprano, Eva-Maria Zimmermann, piano) at Wohnpark Elfenau,Bern, Switzerland

February 27 & 28, 2009 | premiere of The Assembling Landscape in San Francisco & Berkeley by Volti, Robert Geary, conductor

February 17, 2009 | performance of The Keeper of Moon-Flowers by ChamberBridge (Lara Bruckmann, soprano, Eva-Maria Zimmermann, piano) at Berkeley Chamber Performances

February 2, 2009 | release of new CD But This Is This: Chamber Music of Mark Winges on Centaur Recordings