Commissioned by the Post-Haste Reed Duo (Sean Fredenburg– saxophone and Javier Rodriguez, bassoon) and the Proud Duo (Dora Proud – oboe, Joseph Proud – saxophone). “Places We Are From” receives its first world premiere during the International Double Reed Society Conference 2nd Virtual Symposium. The IDRS performance of “Places We are From” is on July 29, 2021 at 10:00 AM PDT. This work is the recipient of the IDRS “50 for 50” commissioning grant in celebration of the organization’s 50th anniversary.
Wood Song for Solo Oboe, by Jenni Brandon, is performed by Lindabeth Binkley at the International Double Reed Society (IDRS) 2021 Symposium on July 28, 2021 at 1:45 PM. This is a virtual performance and is viewable at the following link; https://www.idrs.org/conference/2nd-virtual-symposium/
Leigh Muñoz, contrabassoon and Lia Uribe, bassoon premier An Orange Tree, by Jenni Brandon, at the International Double Reed Society Symposium on July 28, 2021 at 4:00 PM PDT. This is a virtual concert. You can view it at the following link; https://www.idrs.org/events/an-orange-tree-a-new-work-for-contrabassoon-2/
The premier of the Sisters of the Covid Moon, by Jenni Brandon, performed at The International Double Reed Society Symposium on July 27, 2021 at 11:00 AM PDT.
The Wildflower Quintet, by Jenni Brandon, is premiered by the Kalliope Reed Quintet at the International Double Reed Society (IDRS) 2021, 50th Anniversary Symposium on July 26, 2021 at 3:00 PM MDT. This is a virtual concert from the College of Music, University of Colorado Boulder.