Meg Okura's composition Afrasia is now arranged for a big band to be performed by the BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra on June 14 at Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater in New York City. The evening will showcase the top nine compositions by some of today's leading jazz composers in the BMI Jazz Composers Workshop this year. The evening will conclude with Remy Le Boeuf's world premiere piece commissioned by the last year's Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize.
Meg Okra “Afrasia”
Emilio Solla “Sol la, al Sol”
Elijah Shiffer “The Underside"
Ann Belmont “Shadowplay”
Michael Thomas “Illuminations”
Jihye Lee “Unshakable Mind”
Rafael Piccolotto de Lima “Raiar”
Chuck Iwanusa “What If”
Jen Allen “Begin Again"
FREE and FIRST COME-FIRST SERVED SEATING!
The 30th Annual Jazz Composers Workshop Concert
BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra
Marjorie S. Deane Little Theatre (10 West 64th Street, New York City)