The Westmont Orchestra and College Choir, led by Dr. Michael Shasberger, will premier Daniel's commissioned arrangement, "Of The Father's Love Begotten," in four concerts the weekend of December 1-3 in their 13th annual Christmas Festival.
The Westridge School Chamber Orchestra, led by Leo Kitajima, will premier Daniel's commissioned work for the orchestra, Open Roads along with other works at their Spring Concert. Concert will take place on Friday, March 17, 7pm at Westridge School's performing arts center.
Daniel directs He Emptied Himself, a musical, dramatic, and theological meditation on the emptying of Christ's incarnation with the musicians, artists, dancers, and pastoral staff of Evergreen SGV. Works include Victoria's "O Magnum Misterium," and a premier of Daniel's "Agnus Dei." Admission is free and open to the public.
Daniel served as instructor of theory and ear training at Westmont's second annual Academy for Young Artists (WAYA).
The Santa Barbara Quire of Voyces' Spring Concert will feature a program of Renaissance and contemporary a capella works, including a premier of Daniel's commissioned O Lord, Thou Hast Made Us For Thyself.
Isaac Kay, graduating senior in Violin performance will be premiering the first movement of Daniel's Monastic Portraits for Violin and Piano on Saturday April 9, 2016 at 8pm at Westmont College, Deane Chapel.
Pianist Neil Di Maggio performs Nos. 1, 3, 4 of Daniel's Four Preludes on Convergence at Westmont's Spring Faculty Recital.
Dr. Steve Hodson performs Daniel's organ prelude Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence at the AGO Santa Barbara Annual Members Recital.
Organist and Composer Emma Lou Diemer premiers Advent organ prelude, Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence on Trinity Episcopal, Santa Barbara's Advent Organ Series. Recital will also feature other Santa Barbara composers including David Gell, Mahlon Balderston, and Emma Lou Diemer.
To God Be The Glory, (for Orchestra) Westmont Orchestra, Michael Shasberger, Director
October 25, 2015 3:00PM First Presbyterian Church, Santa Barbara, CA
Music for Orchestra
Nativity Prayer of St. Bernard (Orchestra and Large Choir)
The Westmont Orchestra and Combined Choirs, conducted by Dr. Michael Shasberger (2014 Westmont Christmas Festival, First Presbyterian Church, Santa Barbara CA)
Fanfare on the Hymn Tune Hamburg (Orchestra)
The Westmont Orchestra, conducted by Daniel Gee (February 2013, First Presbyterian Church, Santa Barbara CA) Commissioned by the Westmont Orchestra, Michael Shasberger, Director.
Music for Choir
The Ploughman (SATB and Piano)
USC Thornton University Chorus, conducted by Daniel Gee (April 2015, Alfred Newman Recital Hall, USC, Los Angeles, CA) Published by Colla Voce Music in the Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series.
O the Deep Deep Love of Jesus (SATB)
USC Thornton Chamber Singers, conducted by Daniel Gee. (May 2015 New Music Reading Session, Jeannette MacDonald Recital Hall, USC, Los Angeles, CA)
In Principio Erat Verbum (SATB)
Westmont Chamber Singers, conducted by Dr. Grey Brothers (April 2014, First United Methodist Church, Santa Barbara, CA)
MUSIC FOR SOLO and CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
Four Preludes on Convergence (Piano)
Neil Di Maggio (Piano)
Piano Trio No. 1, Scherzo (Violin, Cello, Piano)
Madison Martin (Violin), Daniel Gee (Cello), Neil Di Maggio (Piano)
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (Organ Prelude on "Picardy")
Emma Lou Diemer, Organ
Doxology (Two Cellos)
Daniel Gee and Kathleen Wong