SCOTT DUNN – SCHEDULE

2017 to 2019  Selected highlights and upcoming concerts

2017

April 13 – conduct SONDHEIM AND JAZZ SIDE BY SIDE with Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes, Ann Hampton Callaway, Steve Wilson, Sean Smith, Lewis Nash and strings at Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA

April 21 and 22 – conduct Broadway star Sutton Foster with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall, Atlanta GA

May 7 – conduct SONDHEIM AND JAZZ SIDE BY SIDE with Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes, Liz Callaway, Steve Wilson, Sean Smith, Matt Wilson and members of LA Philharmonic Disney Hall, LA CA

June 3,4,10 and 11 – conduct UCLA opera’s production of Jonathan Dove’s MANSFIELD PARK directed by Peter Kazaras at UCLA Clark Library, LA CA

June 16 through September 10 – serve as Assoc. Conductor Hollywood Bowl Orchestra’s summer 2017 season featuring the Moody Blues, Ziggy Marley, Chris Botti, Jewel, Bryan Ferry, the Muppets, Fireworks and more Hollywood Bowl LA CA

July 4 – conduct Wynonna Judd with San Diego Symphony at Embarcadero Marina Park South , San Diego CA

July 7,8 – conduct Leslie Odom Jr. with San Diego Symphony at Embarcadero Marina Park South, San Diego CA

August 26 – conduct singer song-writer David Foster and various guest artists with San Diego Symphony for SALK INSTITUTE annual fund-raiser concert, La Jolla, CA

September 13 – conduct STAR TREK BEYOND live orchestra to film with the Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall, Seattle WA

September 24 – perform Riverside Theater benefit recital including premiere of Dunn’s new complete arrangement of  Gershwin’s  AN AMERICAN IN PARIS (arr Dunn 2017 for violin and piano) with violinist Scott Conklin at the Moen Penthouse, Iowa City IA

October 13 – work with Gustavo Dudamel and various artists in presentation of CDMX: Noche de cine featuring classics of Mexican film live with the LA Phil at Disney Hall, LA CA

October 28 – conduct Pixar’s RATATOUILLE film to orchestra live with San Diego Symphony, Copley Hall, San Diego CA

2018

January 20 – perform (and create performance edition of) Julius Eastman’s rarely heard GAY GUERRILLA for four pianists with Billy Childs, Louise Thomas and Daniel Schlosberg for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

January/February – music direct one-act operas workshop for UCLA, LA CA

March 1,2,3,4 – conduct premiere readings of two new one-act operas for UCLA: AKEIDAH by Michel Klein and THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES by Nicky Sohn with libretto by Amanda Hollander. Various young artists with direction by Peter Kazaras, Ostin Hall, LA CA

May 30 – conduct concert of American film music featuring violinist Katia Popov and multiple adaptations by Dunn for violin and orchestra of works by John Williams, Danny Elfman, John Barry, Richard Rodney Bennett, Ennio Morricone and others with the Radio Orchestra of Sofia at Bulgaria Concert Hall, Sofia Bulgaria

June 16 through August 15 – serve as Assoc. Conductor Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and LA Phil’s summer 2018 season featuring Diana Ross, Jennifer Hudson, Micheal McDonald, Kenny Loggins, Christopher Cross, Seal, Charlie Wilson, Randy Newman, plus orchestra to live films JAWS, PINK PANTHER, STAR WARS – A NEW HOPE, STAR WARS – THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK Hollywood Bowl, LA CA

November 17 – conduct BERNSTEIN AT 100 featuring SONGFEST (arr. Musto) with various artists at for UCLA at Schoenberg Hall, LA CA

December 15 – conduct Holiday Pops concert for Fresno Philharmonic and Master Chorale at William Saroyan Theater, Fresno CA

2019

January 24 – perform Lukas Foss’ SOLO and conduct TIME CYCLE with Elissa Johnston, soprano and various artists for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

March 1 – conduct PINK PANTHER live orchestra to film with Cleveland Orchestra, Severance Hall, Cleveland OH

PRIOR CONDUCTING HIGHLIGHTS 2013-2016

 November, 2016 – SCOTT DUNN CONDUCTS RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT/TOTAL IMMERSION broadcast live on BBC 3 with singer Claire Martin; the BBC concert orchestra; BBC singers and featuring the world premiere of FOUR BENNETT SONGS (orch. Dunn, 2016) at the Barbican Center, London UK

November, 2016 – conduct world premiere of REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE; Leonard Rosenman’s score adapted for film and live orchestra by Scott Dunn with the LA Phil at Disney Hall, LA CA

October, 2016 – conduct DANNY ELFMAN’S MUSIC FOR THE FILMS OF TIM BURTON (with additional orchestrations by Dunn) with the San Diego Symphony, Jacobs Music Center San Diego CA

October, 2015 – DANNY ELFMAN’S MUSIC FOR THE FILMS OF TIM BURTON with the Atlanta Symphony Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta GA

July, 2015 – SONDHEIM AND JAZZ SIDE BY SIDE with pianist Bill Charlap, Rennee, Rosnes, Ann Hampton Calloway and others featuring orchestrations by Renee Rosnes 92ndStreet Y, NYC NY

July, 2015 – DANNY ELFMAN’S MUSIC FOR THE FILMS OF TIM BURTON at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Australia

June, 2015 – conduct Seattle Symphony in Disney’s FANTASIA with live performances to synced film. Benaroya Hall Seattle WA

May, 2015 – Golijov LAST ROUND; Stravinsky DUMBARTON OAKS CONCERTO; M Fairoz SADAT (NY premiere) and JS Bach PIANO CONCERTO IN d MINOR with Mimesis Ensemble, Katie Reimer, pno, Carnegie Recital Hall, NYC NY

March, 2015 – conduct The Indigo Girls in concert with the Virginia Symphony/Ferguson Center Orchestra, Newport News VA

January, 2015 – conduct Dee Daniels in “An Evening with the Boys” with the Vancouver Symphony Orpheum Theatre Vancouver BC

December, 2014 – Disney’s FANTASIA with the Vienna Radio Orchestra live-synced to film; Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria

December, 2014 – conduct Orchestra of St Luke’s Holiday Sing Concertwith favorite holiday works and featuring orchestrations by Scott Dunn, DiMenna Center, NYC NY

November, 2014 – world premiere of Roger Bourland’s fully staged opera LA PALOMA Y EL RUISEÑOR with sopranos Jessica Loaiza and Penelope Luna Nuñez; baritone Armando Piña and others; the Ballet Folklórico; the Delphos Modern Dance Company; the adult and children’s Angela Peralta Choruses; and the Camerata Mazatlán at the Teatro Angela Peralta, Mazatlán, Mexico

October, 2014 – conduct the Orquesta Nacional de Cine in Danny Elfman’s MUSIC FOR THE FILMS OF TIM BURTON, Valle de Bravo, Mexico

September, 2014 – conduct Trey Anastasio, guitarist and Phish frontman with the Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland OR

September, 2014 – conduct Trey Anastasio, guitarist and Phish frontman with the Seattle Symphony; Benaroya Hall, Seattle WA

September, 2014 – conduct Trey Anastasio, guitarist and Phish frontman with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, LA CA

September, 2014 – conduct Elvis Costello and Ben Folds with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, LA CA

August, 2014 – cover and coach Boston Symphony’s production of Bernstein’s CANDIDE with Frederica von Stade, Anna Christy, Nicholas Phan, Richard Suart, Brwell Tovey and others; Tanglewood Music Festival, Lenox MA

May, 2014 – conduct mezzo soprano Kathryn Krasovec and the Mimesis Ensemble in the NY premiere of Mohammed Fairouz’ AUDENESQUE; Weill Hall/Carnegie Hall, NYC NY

March, 2014 – conduct world premiere recording of the Vernon Duke Violin Concerto with violinist Elmira Darvarova and the Vienna Radio Symphony for commercial release on the COMPLETE VIOLIN WORKS OF VERNON DUKE by Urlicht AudioVisual; Österreicher Rundfunk, Vienna, Austria

December, 2013 – conduct Orchestra of St Luke’s 2013 Holiday Sing Concert with works of Bach, Corelli, Vaughan-Williams and featuring new orchestrations of classic Holiday music by Scott Dunn, DiMenna Center, NYC NY

December, 2013 – multiple performances of Tchaikovsky’s NUTCRACKER with Orchestra Iowa and Ballet Quad Cities, Paramount Theatre, Cedar Rapids IA

October, 2013 – conduct Richard Rodney Bennett’s New York memorial concert featuring the New York/American premieres of Reflections on a Theme of William Waltonfor 11 solo strings; Concerto for Stan Getzwith Eddie Daniels, tenor sax; Suite for Timpani and Strings (from Sidney Lumet’s BEFORE THE DEVIL KNOWS YOU’RE DEAD 1996 – arr. Dunn 2013) featuring Fred Sherry, cello and Michael Truesdell, timp ; Songs Before Sleepfor strings and baritone with Jonathan Lemalu, bass- baritone; St Peter’s Church, NYC NY

June, 2013 – conduct Stravinsky L’HISTOIRE DU SOLDAT with ‘new’ libretto by Kurt Vonnegut with Tricia Park et al; MUSIC IC 2013 Iowa City IA

March, 2013 – conduct Omaha Symphony and soprano Jennifer Zetlan in Schoenberg (orchestrated Dunn) Four Brettl – Lieder for Voice and Chamber Orchestra; Debussy (arr. Schoenberg/Benno Sachs) Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faune; JS Bach (arr Webern) Ricercare from A Musical Offering; and Stravinsky Pulcinella SuiteWitherspoon Concert Hall, Omaha NE

March, 2013 – conduct Atlanta Symphony in Pops concert with works of Copland and Grofé and featuring Steve Martin and the Deep Canyon Rangers, The Woodruff Center, Atlanta GA

January, 2013 – conduct Ligeti Piano Concertowith Jacaranda Symphony and Grammy-winning pianist Gloria Cheng pianist for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

PIANO PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS 2012-2019

January 2019 – perform Lukas Foss’ SOLO for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

January 20 – perform (and create performance edition of) Julius Eastman’s GAY GUERRILLA for four pianists with Billy Childs, Louise Thomas and Daniel Schlosberg for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

 September, 2017 – collaborate with violinist Scott Conklin in benefit recital for the Riverside Theater (with world premiere of Dunn’s complete arrangement of ‘An American in Paris’ for violin and piano) at the Moen Penthouse in Iowa City IA.

June, 2014 – perform Richard Rodney Bennett’s Excursionsfor solo piano and Ballad in Memory of Shirley Hornwith clarinetist Eric Jacobs for Jacaranda LA CA

March, 2014 – perform with jazz singer Greta Matassa; bassist Jodi Proznick and violinist Peter Krysa An Evening of Songs by Gershwin, Porter, Arlen, Duke and Bernsteinwith arrangements by R.R. Bennett, Jascha Heifetz and others; Millennium Place, Whistler, B.C. Canada

February, 2014 – perform all Richard Rodney Bennett recital and concert with mezzo Barbara Rearick at Taplin Hall, Princeton University, Princeton NJ

October, 2013 – perform Rzewski’s Winnsboro Cotton Mill Bluesfor gala 10th anniversary season opener for Jacaranda Concerts, Santa Monica CA

October, 2013 – perform Richard Rodney Bennett’s Mementofor solo piano; Ballad in Memory of Shirley Horn with clarinetist Chris Richards and deliver eulogy for Richard Rodney Bennett’s London Memorial at the Actors’ Church (St Paul’s), London, UK

May, 2013 – with mezzo Barbara Rearick in an all Richard Rodney Bennett memorial vocal recital at Opera America Center NYC NY

November, 2012 – record chamber works for the COMPLETE VIOLIN WORKS OF VERNON DUKE cd with violinist Elmira Darvarova for Naxos, Princeton NJ

November, 2012 – play Debussy (arr. Schoenberg/Benno Sachs) Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faune and other works for Salastina Music Society concert Mount St Mary’s College, Brentwood, CA and at The Colburn School, LA CA

October, 2012 – benefit concerts with violinist Tricia Park featuring world premiere of RR Bennett’s Four Vernon Duke Songs; Heifetz/Gershwin Selections from Porgy and BessManchester and Iowa City, IA

September, 2012 – perform Satie’s Vexationsin 24 hour marathon performance in the Cage 100 Festival, Miles Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA

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