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Daron Hagen and Paul Muldoon: Vera of Las Vegas

"Vera of Las Vegas" is an entertaining and provocative opera by Composer Daron Hagen and Librettist Paul Muldoon. The clever story mixes sleazy culture and big questions, while the contemporary music has many references to 20th century pop and stage … Continue reading


Derek Bermel: Soul Garden

Clarinetist-composer Derek Bermel’s latest CD features pieces that track the development of some of his signature sounds. Bermel is a talented player and writer who draws on broad influences – modern chamber to jazz to worldbeat – to craft crisp, … Continue reading