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Giving a lecture at the Darmstadt New Music
Germany, August 1990
World Premiere of “Medjugorje” for string orchestra and percussion
Le Petit Trianon
San Jose, California
March 26th, 2017
San José Chamber Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner, director
Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra, recorded by the Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Robert Ian Winstin with Dmitri Tavanets as soloist, is scheduled to be released.
The composer will give a talk on his music at Furman University, South Carolina
Friday, February 19, 2015
Greenville, South Carolina
World Premiere of “San Francisco Arch” for two pianos and two percussion
Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Performed by Duo Runedako and Omar Carmenates
Carlota, an opera in three acts with libretto by the composer, was performed Sunday, February 15th, at the Mexican Heritage Plaza, 1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA, 95116, at 7 pm. The opera was directed by Daniel Helfgot with Barbara Day Turner conducting the ensemble. Soprano Susan Gundunas sang the title role of Carlota, Stephen Guggenheim, tenor, was Maximiliano, and mezzo-
Article, “El Tema Histórico Como Obra Dramática” (“The Historical Subject as Drama”) published in “Arquetipos” Revista del Sistema CETYS Universidad, no. 33 (January-
October 5, 2011
Etude no. 6 for solo guitar was performed by Swedish guitarist Magnus Andersson at Appreciation Hall, Foothill College.
March 12, 2011
Paul Davies appeared as soloist with the South Valley Symphony, conducted by John Graham, in a performance of Richard Addinsell’s Warsaw Concerto at The Gavilan College Theatre, Gilroy, CA.
January 20, 2011
Two scenes from Paul Davies' new opera Carlota were presented at the University of California at San Diego’s Conrad Prebys Music Center as part of the Sonic Diasporas Music Festival.
January 20, 2011
Cathedral 1947, for two pianos, a series of musical reflections on the work of Abstract Expressionist Jackson Pollock, was performed by duo runedako at the University of California at San Diego’s Conrad Prebys Music Center as part of the Sonic Diasporas Music Festival.
September 29, 2010
Cathedral 1947 for two pianos was performed at Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, by duo runedako.
December 12 and 13, 2009
The Warsaw Concerto was performed by the Winchester Orchestra, conducted by Henry Mollicone, with Paul Davies as soloist.
May 23, 2009
Premiere of From a Theme by Brian Easdale for solo piano, performed by Paul Davies at Foothill College during the Music Department Faculty Recital.
May 6, 2009
The lecture/presentation “Is the Warsaw Concerto Really a Concerto?” was delivered at Foothill College.
October 26, 2006
Premiere of Lennon Variations for harpsichord and piano was performed by Kate Ryder and Jane Chapman, at The Warehouse, London, England.
November 24, 2006
Genji’s Visit to Utsusemi was performed at the Zwolle Guitar Festival by Nieuwe Ensemble, Amsterdam, conducted by Ed Spanjaard, with Helenus de Riljke, guitarist.
July 27, 2001
Quintetto Lamentazione for piano quintet premiered at the Ernst Bloch New Music Festival, Newport, Oregon.