Magnificat, Suscepit Israel

Chicago Chicago

Recording of duet for soprano and mezzo-soprano from Magnificat for Chorus, Orchestra, and Soloists with Ebony M. Martin, Soprano

Gold Lights in Blue recording

Scheduled recording session with Parma Records for the short orchestral piece "Gold Lights in Blue".

Recording This Full Bowl of Roses Part I

Visit to Krakow, Poland, and Ostrava, Czech Republic to return to my old home for a year, a Fulbright year in Poland 1980, and to record another short piece for orchestra with the Janicek Philharmonic.

Dance of the Seven Veils

Chicago Chicago

As a first step toward a new opera, a new setting of Oscar Wilde's Salome, the central dance piece is under way in the composer's studio.   Originally it will be for a chamber septet and solo dancer.     [...]

Scholarship Concert June 5

2232 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago IL 60618 2232 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago

Fine Arts Music - Performance and Scholarship offers an afternoon concert that includes the premiere of portions of the Suite from L'elisir d'amore by William Copper. June 5, 2022 at Notre École de Musique, 2232 W Irving [...]

Gold Lights in Blue

PARMA Recordings, Navona Records, is planning the release of a new CD of orchestral music including Copper's 'Gold Lights in Blue'.    Recording was completed in November, editing on-going through the winter, and release date not yet determined [...]

Gold Lights in Blue – Sao Paolo

Cine Brasilia Brasilia DF

In connection with the Sao Paolo Contemporary Composers Festival, the Brazilian National Orchestra (Orquestra Sinfônica do Teatro Nacional Claudio Santoro, Brasilia) will premiere Gold Lights in Blue for orchestra.

This Full Bowl of Roses, Part I

Chicago Chicago

Last year Part III of This Full Bowl of Roses was released on Navona Records Prisma Vol. 5 (NV6344) .   Part I of the same orchestral piece is in production now, for release late in the year.    [...]