A co-commission with the Minnesota Commissioning Club had its premiere at a Schubert Club event in St Paul in March 2016. A clarinet sonata by Abbie Betinis was preformed by Michael Collins, Clarinet, accompanied by Michael McHale. A Northwest premiere was performed at the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival in August of the same year.
A set of five songs, from poetry by Walter Benton was composed by Jake Heggie and premiered at The Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival on Orcas Island WA, in August 2012. The poetry and music is titled “This is my Beloved."
In 2009 we co-commissioned (with the Kansas City Symphony) a piano concerto by Avner Dorman called “Lost Souls.” It was written for and performed by Alon Goldstein in Kansas City on November 20th 2009.