It has been an exciting spring so far, times of change, rebirth, and moving forward, Finishing old projects, starting new ones… I just finished recording Arne Oldberg’s solo works for piano and am preparing the release of The 7 Deadly Pleasures cast album this June, as well as Premiering new songs and solo works for piano this season.
Here are my concerts for this month: THURSDAY, APRIL 6 7:30 pm and SUNDAY, APRIL 9 4:00 pm I will be accompanying this wonderful ensemble in a Faure composition. The program includes new choral works, and I will be performing my original Nocturne “Remembrance”, commissioned by Susan McGarry.
FRIDAY, APRIL 14 7 PM-9 PM Friday Nights at Charlie’s Cafe, Folsom street at Precita Park, SF Allison Lovejoy plays jazz, originals, and more… with Randy O’dell on drums and Bing Nathan on bass
SUNDAY, APRIL 23 3 PM COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER OF SAN FRANCISCO, 544 CAPP ST.
I will be premiering an original new Nocturne and “Nocturno de la Ventana”, composed by CMC faculty member Chus Alonso for my “New Nocturnes” recording.
NIGHT MUSIC- CMC FACULTY KEYBOARD MARATHON
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26 8:00 PM “12 PIANOS” FILM PREMIERE at THE CASTRO THEATRE!!!
Sunset Piano- The Film
FINALLY! The amazing film by Dean Mermell featuring Mauro Ffortissimo and the many pianists who made this incredible movement into a film.. not to be missed. I recorded tracks for this film, have a few appearances (one with dolphins, another with whales!!) and was Music Consultant! It is a remarkable film, and it was an honor to be a part of it!
More to come soon!!