events

June 16th, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.

FOOD FIGHT, for soprano, alto saxophone, and piano
New Music on the Point Summer Festival: Student Composers’ Concert
Performed by Amy Petrongelli (soprano), Jan Berry Baker (saxophone), and Huizi Zhang (piano)
Salisbury Congregational Church, Salisbury, VT

 

April 27th, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.

Urban Development, for two alto saxophones
“Company of Birds:” An Evening of New Music
Performed by Andrea Voulgaris and Lisa Keeney
Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 15th, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.

Bedtime Stories, for flute and piano
Senior Recital: Nina Shekhar, flute
Performed by Nina Shekhar (flute) and Cole Anderson (piano)
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 14th, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.

Urban Development, for two alto saxophones
Specialist Recital: Andrea Voulgaris, saxophone
Performed by Andrea Voulgaris and Lisa Keeney
Hankinson Rehearsal Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 10th, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.

Bedtime Stories, for flute and piano
University of Michigan Flute Studio Recital
Performed by Nina Shekhar (flute) and Cole Anderson (piano)
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

March 28th, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.

Urban Development, for two alto saxophones
“write HEAR right NOW:”
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Andrea Voulgaris and Lisa Keeney
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

March 3rd-4th, 2017

Urban Development, for two alto saxophones
North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA) Region V Conference
Performed by Andrea Voulgaris and Lisa Keeney
Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, Indiana

 

February 18th, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

February 17th, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

February 9th, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.

Vertigo, for string quartet
2017 TUTTI Festival
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Burke Recital Hall, Denison University, Columbus, Ohio

 

February 6th, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.

Rain on me, for orchestra
University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra: Student Composers & Conductors Concert
Performed by the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

February 4th, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

February 3rd, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

January 21st, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

January 20th, 2017

Vertigo, for string quartet
ETHEL and Friends: Met Museum Balcony Bar Concert
Performed by ETHEL String Quartet:
Kip Jones (violin), Corin Lee (violin), Ralph Farris (viola), and Dorothy Lawson (cello)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

November 5th, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

Cajón, for solo cello
Midwest Composers Symposium
Performed by Joshua DeVries
Concert Hall, Center for New Music (University of Iowa)
Iowa City, Iowa

 

October 13th, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.GRIT Collaborative poster

Adrift, for solo flute
GRIT Collaborative:
“Water: Our World” Concert
Performed by Rose Bishop, in collaboration with artist Stephanie Bauer
Pearson Lakes Art Center, Okoboji, Iowa

 

August 14th, 2016 – 12:00 p.m.

Blaze, for flute quintet
44th Annual National Flute Association (NFA) Convention
Performed by the University of Michigan Flute Ensemble:
Melissa Mashner, Elise Henry, Deanna Pyeon, Merryl Monard, and Amy Porter
Town and Country Resort & Convention Center, San Diego, California

 

August 5th, 2016 – 4:00 p.m.

Cajón, for solo cello
Bowdoin International Music Festival:
Artists of Tomorrow Series Concert
Performed by John Belk
Studzinski Recital Hall (Bowdoin College), Brunswick, Maine

 

July 26th, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.

Three Fridas, for clarinet and string quartet
Bowdoin International Music Festival:
Artists of Tomorrow Series Concert
Performed by Adam Gallob (clarinet), Wan-Chun Hu (violin), Andrew Ng (violin), Alexandra Simpson (viola), and Samuel Viguerie (cello)
Studzinski Recital Hall (Bowdoin College), Brunswick, Maine

 

May 15th, 2016 – 6:00 p.m."The B Project" - Chronos (Nina Shekhar) premiere poster

Chronos, for flute, two harps, and percussion
Detroit Bureau of Sound and Concerts at St. Mary’s (CASM) Present: “The B Project”
Performed by Brandon LePage (flute), “Beyond Pluck” harp duo (Paula Bressman & Rachel Miller), and Zac Brunell (percussion)
Ecumenical Theological Seminary, Detroit, MI

 

April 14th, 2016 – 8:15 p.m.

Cajón, for solo cello
“Converge: A New Music Collective” Concert
Performed by Joshua DeVries
Kevreson Rehearsal Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 13th, 2016 – 8:00 p.m.Cajon poster - Nina Shekhar

Cajón, for solo cello
“write HEAR right NOW:”
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Joshua DeVries
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 2nd, 2016 – 8:00 p.m.Cajon collab concert poster (4/2/16)

Cajón, for solo cello
University of Michigan Collaborative Recital:
Cello, Composition, Flute, and Oboe Studios
Performed by Joshua DeVries
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 2nd, 2016 – 1:40 p.m.

Three Fridas, for clarinet and string quartet
Threads All Arts Festival: Marathon Concert
Performed by Jakob Lenhardt (clarinet), Grace Kawamura (violin), Lian Ojakangas (violin), Abigail Choi (viola), and Julia Knowles (cello)
The Yellow Barn, Ann Arbor, MI

 

March 15th, 2016 – 5:30 p.m.

She, for voice, sitar (or guitar), violin, cello, and marimbaShe poster - Nina Shekhar
University of Michigan Collaborative Recital:
Cello, Composition, Harpsichord, and Voice Studios
Performed by Kayla Hill (voice), James Anderson (guitar), Cassidy Goldblatt (violin), Chris Young (cello), and Tanner Tanyeri (marimba)
McIntosh Theatre, Ann Arbor, MI

 

March 7th, 2016 – 2:20 p.m.

Vertigo, for string quartetJACK Quartet @ U-Mich poster
JACK Quartet reading session
Christopher Otto (violin), Ari Streisfeld (violin), John Pickfold Richards (viola), and Kevin McFarland (cello):
The JACK Quartet
Cady Room, Stearns Building, Ann Arbor, MI

 

February 15th, 2016 – 8:00 p.m.

Three Fridas, for clarinet, string quartet, and optional live painterwHrN 2.15 - Poster
“write HEAR right NOW:”
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Jakob Lenhardt (clarinet), Grace Kawamura (violin), Lian Ojakangas (violin), Abigail Choi (viola), Julia Knowles (cello), Siena McKim (live painter), and Simone Shemshedini (visual artist)
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

January 21st, 2016 – 8:00 p.m.

She, for voice, sitar, violin, cello, and marimba
UMMA “All Hail Me” Concert
Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s series
Performed by Kayla Hill (voice), Jyotsna Joshi (sitar), Cassidy Goldblatt (violin), Kellen Degnan (cello), and Casey Voss (marimba)
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 14th, 2015 – 8:00 p.m.

Blaze, for flute quintetUM Student Composers Concert Poster - April 2015
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Nina Shekhar, Anna Thompson, Bret Patterson, Rachel Berkowitz, and Cassie Mullenix
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 13th, 2015 – 5:00 p.m.

Blaze, for flute quintet
University of Michigan Flute Studio Recital
Performed by Nina Shekhar, Anna Thompson, Bret Patterson, Rachel Berkowitz, and Cassie Mullenix
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 12th, 2015 – 5:30 p.m.

Vertigo, for string quartet
Purple Spruce String Quartet chamber recital
Performed by Bram Margoles (violin), Aviva Chertok (violin), Katelyn Hoag (viola), and Helen Peyrebrune (cello)
Cady Room, Stearns Building, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 12th, 2015 – 11:30 a.m.

Vertigo, for string quartetNina Shekhar Vertigo poster
String quartet and composition collaboration concert
Performed by the Purple Spruce String Quartet
Bram Margoles (violin), Aviva Chertok (violin), Katelyn Hoag (viola), and Helen Peyrebrune (cello)
Cady Room, Stearns Building, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 4th, 2015 – 5:30 p.m.

Blaze, for flute quintet
Sophomore flute recital
Performed by Nina Shekhar, Anna Thompson, Bret Patterson, Rachel Berkowitz, and Cassie Mullenix
Cady Room, Stearns Building, Ann Arbor, MI

 

March 14th, 2015 – 2:00 p.m.Nina Shekhar - detroit revival project

Postcards, for solo piano
Detroit REVIVAL Project Concert
In Collaboration with ArtLab J Dance and the ConTempus Ensemble
Performed by Bong-A Jung
St. John’s-St. Luke’s Evangelical Church

 

Nina Shekhar - Midwest Composers Symposium

November 15th, 2014 – 8:00 p.m.

Postcards, for solo piano
Midwest Composers Symposium
Performed by Jeannette Fang
Cohen Family Studio Theater, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

 

October 20th, 2014 – 8:00 p.m.

Postcards, for solo piano
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Jeannette Fang
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

 

April 7th, 2014 – 8:00 p.m.

Adrift, for solo flute
University of Michigan Student Composers Concert
Performed by Travis Jones
Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI