Maciej Bałenkowski’s composition Sinfonietta – Time is ticking, awarded in the Composition Competition “Sinfonietta per Sinfonietta” organized by Sinfonietta Cracovia, will have its American premiere on December 4, 2015 in Mary Flagler Cary Hall (DiMenna Center for Classical Music) in New York.
The work was premiered by Sinfonietta Cracovia under Jurek Dybał on June 28, 2015 in the Szymanowski Philharmonic in Krakow and later performed at the Polish Music Festival in Moscow in November. The programme of the concert in New York includes also the compositions by Julia Seeholzer (Yours), George Walker (Antifonys and Lyric for Strings) and Antonín Dvořák (Serenade for Strings, Op. 22). Performers: Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra conducted by Thomas Cunningham.
More information: http://www.upchamberorchestra.org/