Clint Needham, composer
 
 

WCLV features 11 of my works, with an “intermission” interview on their Cleveland Ovations broadcast.


WNYC’s New Sounds rebroadcasts their episode featuring Francesca Anderegg’s recording of On the Road.


1TrackPodcast featured When We

Forget on their Season One, episode 11!


CPAC Fellowship video is posted on Vimeo about my upcoming project with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony & Verb Ballets. 


The Bala Brass Quintet has released their CD, Revealed, that includes my Abstract Mosaics!  


Cleveland.com features Jack Sutte’s new solo trumpet CD that features my work, Three Ditties!


 

News:                                          

08/06/2017:  The Interlochen Symphony Orchestra will perform Everyday Life at 8:00pm in Kresge Aud., Interlochen Center for the Arts.


09/16/2017:  Violinist Maria Storm and pianist Kathy Tagg will perform On the Road at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art in Chicago at 7:00pm.


09/25/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the Williams HS in Williams, CA at 7:00pm.


09/26/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at Southern Oregon University in Ashland, OR at 7:00pm.


09/27/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center in Weaverville, CA at 7:00pm.


09/28/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at Shasta College in Redding, CA at 7:00pm.


09/29/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at Humboldt State University in Arcata, CA at 7:00pm.


09/30/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the First Presbyterian Church in Mendocino, CA at 7:00pm.


10/01/2017:  The US Air Force Travis Brass Quintet performs Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the Paradise Performing Arts Center in Paradise, CA at 7:00pm.


10/22/2017:  The Berlin City Brass will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the Heimathafen Neukolln in Berlin, Germany at 5:00pm.


11/02/2017:  The Mirari Brass Quintet and Ohio State University Wind Symphony will premiere In These Hallowed Halls at OSU.


11/12/2017:  The Texas Tech Graduate Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at Hemmle Recital Hall at 4:00pm.


11/19/2017:  The Ohio Northeast Regional Honors Orchestra will perform Free Radicals at Cleveland State University at 2:00pm.


12/06/2017:  Alarm Will Sound will perform Urban Sprawl at the Missouri Theatre in Columbia, MO at 7:00pm.


12/09/2017:  The Cleveland Contemporary Youth Orchestra will perform Free Radicals at Cleveland State University at 7:00pm.


12/10/2017:  The Ohio Northern Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves at the Freed Center for the Performing Arts.


01/21/2018:  The Gateway Chamber Orchestra will perform Urban Sprawl at Austin Peay State University at 4pm in the Mabry Concert Hall.


01/22/2018:  The Gateway Chamber Orchestra will perform Urban Sprawl at the Franklin Theatre (Franklin, TN) at 7:30pm.


02/12/2018:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio and the Baldwin Wallace Symphonic Wind Ensemble will premiere my Trio Concerto at Carnegie Hall in New York, NY at 8:00pm


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PAST EVENTS:


01/14/2016:  The Richmond Symphony will perform Urban Sprawl at 6:30pm as part of their “Rush Hour at Hardywood” series.


01/17/2016:  The Richmond Symphony will perform Urban Sprawl at 3:00pm as part of their “Metro Collection” series at Randolph-Macon College.


01/28/2016:  The Nu Deco Ensemble will include my music in their collaboration with the Spam All-Stars at the North Beach Band Shell in Miami, FL.


02/07/2016:  Chamber Music Society: Chicago Pro Musica will perform the trio version of On the Road at the University of Louisville at 3:00pm in Comstock Concert Hall.


02/21/2016:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) will perform Mobiles at the Music from the Western Reserve at 5pm at Christ Church Episcopal in Hudson, OH.


02/21/2016: The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 3:00pm at the University of Oregon.


02/26/2016: Jack Sutte (Cleveland Orchestra member) will perform my trumpet concerto Fractured Elements with the Rhode Island College Wind Ensemble at 7pm in Sapinsley Hall on the campus of RIC.


03/02/2016:  Arizona State University Symphony Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves on the ASU campus at 7:30pm.


03/10/2016:  The Boston University Trumpet Ensemble will perform Cleveland Sketches at the National Trumpet Competition.


03/10/2016:  The University of Idaho Trumpet Ensemble will perform Tribute at the National Trumpet Competition.


03/11/2016:  The Baldwin Wallace Symphonic Wind Ensemble and local Washington DC choirs will premiere Advance Always at 8pm at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC.


03/19/2016:  The Boston University Trumpet Ensemble will perform Cleveland Sketches at the WCRB Classical Cartoon Festival in Symphony Hall in Boston, MA.


04/05/2016:  The Indiana University Wind Ensemble will perform Legacies at 8:00pm in Auer Hall on the Bloomington campus.


04/16/2016:  The Akron Symphony will premiere Sounds of Akron: City Meets Symphony - a collection of city-sounds   submitted from the Akron community - at EJ Thomas Hall in Akron, OH.


04/18/2016:  The Zeitgeist Ensemble (Minneapolis, MN) will perform On the Road as part of their residency at Cleveland State University.  The concert will take place at 8:00pm in Drinko Recital Hall.


05/14/2016:  The Alabama Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves at 2:00pm at the Alys Stephens Center’s Jemison Concert Hall in Birmingham, AL.


05/21/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra will premiere Free Radicals at the Palace Theatre in Albany, NY.


06/10/2016:  Members of the Beo String Quartet with Orlando Cela, flute, & Reese Manceaux, clarinet will perform Toccatas, Recit & Aria at the Charlotte New Music Festival in Tate Hall on the Campus of Central Piedmont College at 7:30pm.


06/25/2016:  The Vertigo Ensemble will perform Our Last Year on Earth at the City Library Auditorium at 4:00pm as part of the Utah Arts Festival in Salt Lake City, UT.


07/01/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra performs Free Radicals in Porto, Portugal.


07/03/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra performs Free Radicals in Coimbra, Portugal.


07/05/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra performs Free Radicals in Torres Nova, Portugal.


07/07/2016:  The Empire State Youth Orchestra performs Free Radicals in Lisbon, Portugal.


07/12/2016:  violinist Francesca Anderegg & pianist Brent Funderburk will perform On the Road as part of their “Wild Cities” CD release party at the National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY at 7:00pm.


07/27/2016:  The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at the Aspen Music Festival in Harris Hall at 8:30pm.


07/30/2016:  The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” in Salida, CO at 8:00pm.


08/17/2016:  The Boston Landmarks Orchestra will perform Urban Sprawl at the DCR Hatch Memorial Shell, Charles River Esplanade in Boston, MA at 7:00pm.


09/26/2016:  The AURA New Music Ensemble from the University of Houston will perform Axioms on its opening concert (Avatars) for the 2016/2017 season at the Moores Opera Hall at 7:30pm.


10/08/2016:  The San Juan Symphony will include Spires on its opening concert for the 2016/2017 season at Community Concert Hall in Durango, CO that welcomes new Music Director, Thomas Heuser.


10/09/2016:  The San Juan Symphony will include Spires on its opening concert for the 2016/2017 season at Community Concert Hall in Durango, CO that welcomes new Music Director, Thomas Heuser.


10/10/2016:  The American Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” in Paul Hall at the Juilliard School at 7:30pm.


10/11/2016:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio will perform Mobiles at the School of Music at Central Michigan University in the Staples Concert Hall at 7:30pm.


10/17/2016:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road in Drinko Hall at Cleveland State University at 4:00pm.


10/19/2016:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road in in Gamble Auditorium on the Baldwin Wallace Univ. campus at 7:00pm.


10/20/2016:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road in Stocker Arts Center at Lorain County Community College at 7:30pm.

 

10/22/2016:  The Baldwin Wallace Men’s Chorus will premiere Anthem in Gamble Auditorium on the BW campus at 7:00pm.


10/23/2016:  The Andrews University Wind Symphony will perform Legacies at the Howard Performing Arts Center on the Andrews campus at 7:00pm.


10/24/2016:  The Premier Brass will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” at the Kumho Art Hall in Seoul, Korea.


10/26/2016:  Jack Sutte, trumpet (CLE Orchestra member) & pianist Christina Dahl will perform Sonata for Trumpet & Piano in Gamble Auditorium on the Baldwin Wallace University campus at 7:00pm.  


10/27/2016:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road in as part of the Schubert Club’s Courtroom Concert Series in St. Paul, MN at 12:00pm.


11/05/2016:  The Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra will perform the west cost premiere of When We Forget at the Glendale City Church, Glendale, CA at 8:00pm.


11/06/2016:  The Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra will perform  When We Forget at the First Presbyterian Church, Santa Monica, CA at 3:00pm.


11/10/2016:  The Indiana State University Faculty Brass Quintet will perform Brass Quintet No. 1 “Circus” at 7:30pm at the Landini Center for the Performing Arts on the  ISU campus.


11/17/2016:  The University of Alabama Huxford Symphony Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves on the U of A campus at 7:30pm.


11/19/2016:  The Andrews University Wind Symphony will perform Legacies at the Howard Performing Arts Center on the Andrews campus at 8:00pm.

 

12/02/2016:  The Baldwin Wallace Conservatory Symphony Orchestra will perform Everyday Life in Gamble Auditorium on the BW Campus at 7:00pm.


12/03/2016:  The University of Illinois  Bands will perform Legacies at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 pm.


01/20/2017:  The University of Alabama Huxford Symphony Orchestra will perform Suburban Grooves at the Alabama Music Educators Association (AMEA) Conference in Montgomery, AL at 7:00pm.


01/30/2017:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road at Lincoln Memorial Univ. at 7:30pm in Duke Hall.


02/01/2017:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road at the University of Kentucky-Lexington at 7:30pm.


02/04/2017:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road at the University of Memphis at 7:30pm in Harris Hall.


02/03/2017:  Violinist Francesca Anderegg will perform On the Road at Austin Peay State Univ. at noon.


02/04/2017:  The Baldwin Wallace Men’s Chorus will premiere Anthem at 9:00am the 2017 Ohio State Music Conference.


02/16/2017:  The University of Michigan Contemporary Directions Ensemble will perform Urban Sprawl at 8:00pm in the School of Music.


02/25/2017:  The Akron Symphony will perform selections from City Meets Symphony “Sounds of Akron” as part of their Gospel Meets Symphony concert at 7:30pm in EJ Thomas Hall on the University of Akron campus.


03/02/2017:  The Northwestern Contemporary Music Ensemble will perform Urban Sprawl at 7:30pm at the Bienen School of Music.

 

03/17/2017:  The Akron Symphony will perform Urban Sprawl as part of their “Neos Dance Theatre” concert in EJ Thomas Hall at 8:00pm on the University of Akron campus.


04/07/2017:  The Oberlin Conservatory Sinfonietta will perform Chamber Symphony at 8:00pm in Warner Hall on the Oberlin College campus.


04/09/2017:  The Oberlin Conservatory Sinfonietta will perform Chamber Symphony at 2:00pm in Gartner Auditorium at the Cleveland Museum of Art.


04/22/2017:  The Central Ohio Symphony will perform We are all from somewhere else in Grey Chapel on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University.




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