Outcast at the Gate, an opera by Joel Feigin based on Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles.

I’m pleased to announce that my new opera, Outcast at the Gate, has been selected for the Center for Contemporary Opera’s Development Series. An hour-long excerpt will be performed in a workshop setting at New York’s Symphony Space on June 14. Tickets and information are available at symphonyspace.org/events/vp-cco-presents-outcast-at-the-gate-in-workshop. Outcast at the Gate is a drama about…

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On October 26, the Beach Cities Symphony will open their 69th season with my piece Festive Overture, conducted by my friend Barry Brisk. Also on the program are Elgar’s Enigma Variations and Sibelius’s violin concerto, performed by violinist Aubree Oliverson. I’m very excited to have my overture included on this concert, which is at 8…

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I’m currently working on my next opera, Oedipus at Colonus, and have scheduled the premiere of two arias from it at the National Opera Center in New York on April 6. Also on the program are two songs from Twelfth Night, a new version of my horn trio Tapestry, and works by my former student…

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I’m pleased to announce that the pianist Robert Cassidy¬†will be performing my¬†Four Elegies on several concerts on his upcoming tour. The dates and details are as follows: September 10, 10 am – Santa Barbara, CA – Music Academy of the West September 12, 3 pm – Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Music Club September…

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