Music Performances

Aaron Alon’s concert music has been played in concert venues throughout the US and on five continents. His concert music works have also been released on five labels and awarded numerous national and international composition honors, including those from ASCAP, NACUSA, NFMC, SCI, Meet the Composer, the Lotte Lehmann Foundation, the Renée B. Fisher Composer Awards, and Mu Phi Epsilon.

Performance History: Concert Music

Performances

Countries

States + D.C.

Alice Bell Recital (June 2020)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Royal College of Music Prince Consort Rd South Kensington, London UK

Texas New Music Ensemble (July 30, 2016)

Performance of Spell
Joanna Becker, violin; Patrick Moore, cello I; Vyacheslav Dobrushkin, cello II
Fort Bend Music Center, Houston, TX

Versipel New Music (June 26, 2016)

Performance of Hibakusha
Laura Patterson, flute
Marigny Opera House, New Orleans, LA

John Dee Oboe Studio Recital (May 11, 2016)

Performance of Córdoba
Reed Cawley, oboe
Recital Hall, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

Taylor Vulgamore MM Oboe Recital (April 13, 2016)

Performance of Córdoba
Music Building Auditorium, University of Illinois School of Music, Urbana, IL

TEMPO New Music Ensemble (Feb. 28, 2016)

Performance of Hibakusha
David Shostac, flute
Cypress Recital Hall, California State University, Northridge, CA

TEMPO New Music Ensemble (Oct. 4, 2015)

Performance of Soul Flow
David Shostac, flute; Julia Heinen, clarinet; Nancy Roth, viola; Daniel Grab, cello; Aaron Ball, speaker; Brian Onderdonk, cond.
Cypress Recital Hall, California State University, Northridge, CA

Daniel Neer & QUBE String Quartet (April 28, 2014)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
Daniel Neer, baritone; QUBE String Quartet
Riley Auditorium, Battelle Fine Arts Center, Otterbein University, Westerville, OH

Daniel Neer & QUBE String Quartet (April 27, 2014)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
Daniel Neer, baritone; QUBE String Quartet
Worthington Presbyterian Church, Worthington, OH

Beat the Rush (Jan. 10, 2014)

Performance of Hibakusha
Natalie Zeldin, flute
Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX

Intersection New Music Collective: “Distant Voices” (Nov. 8, 2013)

Performance of Hibakusha
Aaron Perdue, flute
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Houston, TX

Heather Baxter DMA Recital (Nov. 6, 2013)

Performance of Córdoba
John Jacob Niles Center for American Music, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

American Festival for the Arts 2013 Collaborations Concert (July 12, 2013)

Performance of Soul Flow
Rebecca Powell Garfield, flute; Richard Nunemaker, clarinets; Erika Lawson, viola; Patrick Moore, cello; Tacey Rosolowski, speaker
Anderson Fair, Houston, TX

Music of Difference (Apr. 10, 2013)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Brendle Recital Hall, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

Beat the Rush (Feb. 14, 2013)

Performance of Hibakusha
Natalie Zeldin, flute
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Music and the Journey of War: a 3-Part Concert Series (Dec. 16, 2012)

Performance of Hibakusha
Natalie Zeldin, flute
Museum of Fine Arts , Houston, TX

Cindy Friedman Duo Recital (Aug. 10, 2012)

Performance of Hibakusha
Dowling Music, Houston, TX

Roosevelt University Concert (June 22, 2012)

Performance of Spell
Jeff Yang, violin; Alyson Berger, cello; Dan Klingler, cello
Roosevelt University Ganz Hall, Chicago, IL

Mu Phi Epsilon International Conference (Aug. 13, 2011)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Rochester, NY

Catherine Branch MM Recital (April 9, 2011)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

Music of Difference (March 7, 2011)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Finger Lakes Community College, Rochester, NY

American Festival for the Arts Summer Concert (July 16, 2010)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est (piano version)
Mark Whatley, baritone; Rodolfo Morales, piano
Ovations Night Club, Houston, TX

International Disabilities Arts Festival (June 8, 2010)

Performance of Hibakusha
Sidney Harman Hall, Harman Center for the Arts, Washington, DC

Music of Difference (May 21, 2010)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

Art Song Forward (March 11, 2010)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
A joint venture of the Lotte Lehmann Foundation, Beth Morrison Projects, and Phoenix Concerts
Daniel Neer, baritone; Michael Fennelly, piano
Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

OWU•//•NOW (Feb. 20, 2010)

Performance of Hibakusha
OWU New Music Festival
Nancy Gamso, flute
Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

UNK New Music Festival IX (Feb. 15, 2010)

Performance of Spring and Fall
University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kearney, NE

Boston New Music Initiative (Feb. 4, 2010)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Amanda Robie, mezzo-soprano; Will Roseliep, cello; Beth Karp, piano
St. John’s Episcopal Church, Jamaica Plain, MA

Tobenski-Algera Concert Series (Jan. 27, 2010)

Performance of All Rights Reserved
Dennis Tobenski, tenor; Marc Peloquin, piano
Duplex Piano Bar, New York, NY

Rita Linard Faculty (Jan. 21, 2010)

Performance of Hibakusha
University of Texas at San Antonio

Catherine Branch Recital (Dec. 8, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
School of the Arts, Rochester, NY

Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra (Dec. 4, 2009)

Performance of Everest
Stude Orchestra Hall, Rice University’s Sherpherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Catherine Branch Recital (June 26, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Sydney Conservatorium, Sydney, Australia

2009 Festival Forfest (June 22, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Andrea Ceccomori, flute
Museum of Kromeriz, Kromeriz, Czech Republic

Catherine Branch Recital (June 7, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Burrinja Cultural Center, Melbourne, Australia

Mark Whatley DMA Recital (April 15, 2009)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
Mark Whatley, baritone; Brittany Henry and Tara Slough, violins; Adam Mathew, viola; Micah Claffey, cello
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Webster Trio Japan (March 11, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Leone Buyse, flute
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan

Webster Trio Japan (March 9, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Leone Buyse, flute
Ongakukan, Oyama City, Tochigi Pref.

Duo Flute Concert (March 1, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Roberta Michel, flute
Avant Garden, Houston, TX

Roberta Michel Concert (Feb. 28, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Austin New Music Co-Op, Austin, TX

The Tonoi Ensemble: SO-LO (Feb. 28, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Timothy Hagen, flute
Creative Seeds, Los Angeles, CA

Lamont Subscription Concert Series (Jan. 18, 2009)

Performance of Hibakusha
Leone Buyse, flute
University of Denver, Lamong School of Music, Denver, CO

New Music Hartford: An Evening of Miniatures (Dec. 5, 2008)

Performance of Walls
Koopman Commons, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT

Kentucky New Music Festival (Nov. 14, 2008)

Performance of Hibakusha
Andrea Ceccomori, flute
University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington, KY

Sixto Montesinos, Jr. Senior Recital (Nov. 2, 2008)

Performance of Hibakusha
Sixto Montesinos, Jr., flute
University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington, KY

Vientos Trio (Oct. 25, 2008)

Performance of Córdoba
Ryan Zwahlen, oboe
Creative Seeds, Los Angeles, CA

The American Festival for the Arts: Club AFA (July 12, 2008)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Jamie Geiger, baritone; Andrew Dunn, cello; Julie Sacks, piano
Ovations Nightclub, Houston, TX

Aaron Alon DMA Recital (April 14, 2008)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
Brian Speck, baritone; Eva Liebhaber, violin 1; Stephanie Nussbaum, violin 2; Lizzy Charles, viola; Jennifer Humphreys, cello
Performance of All Rights Reserved
Ross Chitwood, tenor; Ben Laude, piano
Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Performance of Fairy Tales
Ben Laude, piano
Performance of Breaking the Silence
Laura Bodkin, soprano (Angela Mortellaro, soprano on tape)
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Around Hear Concert (Apr. 6, 2008)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Meredith Community Gardens, Mandell Park, Houston, TX

Rice University’s Composers’ Forum (Nov. 3, 2007)

Performance of Dulce et Decorum Est
Mark Whatley, baritone; Eva Liebhaber & Kaoru Suzuki, violins; Lizzy Charles, viola; Jennifer Humphreys, cello
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Fisher Competition for Young Pianists (May 12, 2007)

Performance of Fairy Tales
Alexander Beyer, piano
Neighborhood Music School, New Haven, CT

Ian Davidson Recital (March 9, 2007)

Performance of Córdoba
Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China

Fusion: a Feast for the Senses (Feb. 22, 2007)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Andrea Trusty, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Dunn, cello; Kyle Evans, piano
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Sounds New (Feb. 16, 2007)

Performance of Hibakusha
Deborah Schmidt, flute
Old First Church, San Francisco, CA

Sounds New (Feb. 11, 2007)

Performance of Hibakusha
Deborah Schmidt, flute
Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, Keinstington, CA

Hawaii International Conference on Arts & Humanities (Jan. 12, 2007)

Performance of Córdoba
Ian Davidson, oboe
Hilton Waikiki Prince Kuhio, Honolulu, HI

Texas State University Double Reed Recital (Nov. 19, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Catherine Albritton, oboe
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference (Sept. 16, 2006)

Performance of Hibakusha
Rita Linard, flute
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Ian Davidson Recital (Sept. 11, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Ian Davidson Recital (Aug. 16, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Federal Conservatory, Teresina, Brazil

American Festival for the Arts Faculty Recital (July 8, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Alecia Lawyer, oboe
Ovations Nightclub, Houston, TX

Ian Davidson Recital (May 23, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
State Conservatory of Music, Bratislava, Slovakia

Miranda Sanchez Senior Recital (April 23, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Catherine Branch Sophomore Recital (April 2, 2006)

Performance of Hibakusha
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Shepherd School Composers’ Forum (March 29, 2006)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Sonus Chamber Music Society (March 12, 2006)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Andrea Trusty, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Dunn, cello; Kyle Evans, piano
First Presbyterian Church of Houston, Houston, TX

College Music Society/NACUSA Texas Conference (March 9, 2006)

Performance of Córdoba
Ian Davidson, oboe
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Society of Composers, Inc. Region VI Conference (Feb. 11, 2006)

Performance of Hibakusha
Catherine Branch, flute
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference (Oct. 14, 2005)

Performance of Spell
LaTannia Ellerbe, violin; Meaghan Skogen and Gina Pezzoli, cellos
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

National Association of Composers/USA (Apr. 22, 2005)

Performance of Spell
Gerardo Hilera, violin; Timothy Loo and Paula Fehrenbach, cellos
California State University, Los Angeles, CA

Accessible Contemporary Music Spring Spectacular (Apr. 10, 2005)

Performance of Spell
Nell Stanton, violin; Alyson Berger and Robin Hassenflug, cellos
The Green Mill, Chicago, IL

Society of Composers, Inc. Region VI Conference (Feb. 25, 2005)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Melody Rich, mezzo-soprano; Ken Freudigman, cello; Geoffrey Waite, piano
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Aaron Alon MM Recital (Nov. 21, 2004)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Kimberly Lauritsen, mezzo-soprano; Michael DeBruyn, cello; Adam Whiting, piano
Performance of Fantasia
Joyce Oh, piano
Performance of Córdoba
Holly Somers, oboe
Performance of Spell
Oscar Soler, violin; Carl Baron and Charlie Tyler, cellos
Performance of Peter Pan Suite
Sean Newhouse, cond; David Ross, fl; Bill Kalinkos, cl; Holly Somers, ob; Hanna Sterba, bsn; Bob Rearden, hn; Cheryl Losey, hp; Adam Whiting, cel.; Nathan Cook, Brian Sweigart, Andrew Zamudio, perc; Oscar Soler, Sarah Wood, vln; Erik Peterson, vla; Charlie Tyler, vc; Nick Gaudette, db
Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH

Ohio Federation of Music Clubs State Convention (Oct. 8, 2004)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Kimberly Lauritsen, mezzo-soprano; Jesse Lewis, cello; Adam Whiting, piano

Festival of Living Music (June 24, 2004)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Karen Adair, soprano; Theresa Villani, cello; Susan Bailey Robinson, piano

New Music Ensemble Concert (May 6, 2004)

Performance of Spell
Sarah Crocker, violin; Peter Myers & Joshua Roman, cellos
Performance of Fantasia
Michael Alvarez-Finlay, piano
Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH

UNK New Music Festival III (March 30, 2004)

Performance of The Silken Tent
Katie Miller, mezzo-soprano; Marilyn Musick, piano
University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kearney, NE

New Music Ensemble Concert (Dec. 11, 2003)

Performance of Spring and Fall
Kimberly Lauritsen, mezzo-soprano; Peter Myers, cello; Jacob Adams, piano
Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH

New Music Ensemble Concert (Feb. 24, 2002)

Performance of The Silken Tent
Rumya Putcha, soprano; Susana Cavallo, piano
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Performance History: Theatre Music

Lone Star College-University Park Faculty Recital (Jan. 19, 2024)

Performance of “This is Me” from The Chosen Ones
Laura Lisk-McCallum, mezzo-soprano
Visual & Performing Arts Main Stage, Lone Star College-University Park, Houston, TX

Mix-MATCH Theatre Festival (Jan. 13, 2024)

Performance of seven songs from The Chosen Ones
Produced by Thunderclap Productions,
Midtown Arts & Theatre Center Houston, Houston, TX
(Full Performance Info)

Music for Twelfth Night (Apr. 19-28, 2012)

University of St. Thomas Drama Department (Justin Doran, director)
UST Jones Theatre, Houston, TX

Music for The Drunken City (Feb. 3-11, 2012)

Rice University Department of Theatre (Justin Doran, director)
Hamman Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX

Death, the Musical (Oct. 6-31, 2011)

Produced by Thunderclap Productions (Jimmy Phillips, director; Steven Jones, MD)
Ovations Night Club, Houston, TX
(Musical Info | Performance Info)

Wilde Act I Reading (Feb. 3, 4, & 7, 2011)

Produced by Thunderclap Productions (Justin Doran, director; Aaron Alon MD)
Houston Piano Company, Houston, TX
(Musical Info | Performance Info)

Aaron Alon DMA Recital (April 14, 2008)

Excerpts from The Nightingale & the Rose
Aimee Beyers, soprano; Jamie Geiger, baritone; Kyle Evans, piano
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX

Musical Theatre Collaboration Workshop (Nov. 30, 2007)

The Nightingale & the Rose
University of Houston Jose Quintero Theatre, School of Theatre & Dance
(Musical & Performance Info)

Undergraduate Composers Concert (May 31, 2002)

Performance of Excerpts from Frankenstein
Ben Hartman, conductor; Sudeep Agarwala, Victoria Cannizzo, Mathew Charles Dean, Chris Romer, and William White, singers; Tammy Hattas, flute; David Lai, clarinet; Philip Veith, French Horn; Carlos Villareal, violin; Chris Macrander, cello; Susana Cavallo, piano
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL