World Premiere of Suite Remembrance by Brian Wilbur Grundstrom at
George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia on April 16
Brian Wilbur Grundstrom's Suite Remembrance for clarinet, bassoon and
piano will be given its World Premiere performance on Thursday, April
16 at 8 pm at the Grand Tier III of the George Mason University Center
for the Performing Arts, 4400 University Drive in Fairfax, Virginia.
Performers will be Brian David Jones (clarinet), Ben Williams (bassoon)
and Laurie Vivona-Bunn (piano).
The 2008 Suite is in five movements - I. Seduction, II. Langsyne, III.
Grander Days, IV. Dream Waltz and V. Distant Memories. You can hear a=
recording and view the score online at
The April 16 concert is free and open to the public. For more
information, please call (703) 993-1380 or visit
Brian Wilbur Grundstrom's compositions for film, orchestra, piano,
quintet and other ensembles demonstrate an innovative use of harmony
and melody, which although firmly rooted in the tonal tradition is
entirely new. Classically trained in piano as well as music theory from
Gettysburg College, he has continued orchestration and composition studies
with John David Earnest. His awards include Encore from American Composers
Forum and ASCAPLUS from ASCAP. He is also a grant recipient ??66rom the
D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities, an agency supported in part
by the National Endowment for the Arts. A member of ASCAP, Brian attended
the prestigious prestigious ASCAP/NYU Buddy Baker Film Music Workshop.
He has composed music for 2 Minutes Later, a full feature by Robert
Gaston, in addition to a number of short films. He is a recent recipient
of a Bronze Peer Award from the Television, Internet, and Video Association
of Washington D.C. (TIVA) for the musical underscore in Sadie's Waltz.
His music has been performed by SONOS Chamber Orchestra, Shippensburg
Festival Orchestra, Trinity Chamber Orchestra, George Washington University
Orchestra, NIH Philharmonia, Holyoke Civic Symphony, CollaVoce and The
New Jersey Gay Men's Chorus. In November 2007, a full program of his
music was presented at The Millennium Stage of The Kennedy Center in
His latest CD is available through CDbaby at www.cdbaby.com/cd/bwgrundstrom.
Visit his website at http://www.brianwilbur.com/.
He is represented by Jeffrey James Arts Consulting - 516-586-3433, to
whom inquiries about his music can be directed.
Jeffrey James Arts Consulting
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