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Far From the Tree excerpts to be presented by MusiCoLab’s “A Closer Look” series in Philadelphia

Far From the Tree excerpts to be presented by MusiCoLab’s “A Closer Look” series in Philadelphia

Feb 02, 2024

On Sunday April 14 and Monday April 15 (during Philly Theatre Week), MusiCoLab will present “A Closer Look,” the first presentation in its new Spotlight Series. In this program, MusiCoLab will present substantial...

U-M Percussion Ensemble Releases “Everything I Thought I Wanted” on YouTube

U-M Percussion Ensemble Releases “Everything I Thought I Wanted” on YouTube

Feb 02, 2024

The University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble co-commissioned and premiered my new percussion quartet, “Everything I Thought I Wanted” in 2023. Their beautiful video recording of movement 6, “endless possibilities” was...

Contellation Men’s Ensemble taking Man Up / Man Down on US tour

Contellation Men’s Ensemble taking Man Up / Man Down on US tour

Nov 11, 2023

With a homecoming performance in Chicago at Epiphany Center for the Arts, Constellation takes Robert Maggio’s Man Up / Man Down, along with other successful premieres over its 10 years...

Where Love Is Love (EP) release date September 29, 2023

Where Love Is Love (EP) release date September 29, 2023

Sep 09, 2023

ROBERT MAGGIO’s first singer/songwriter recording will be released September 29, 2023 on all streaming platforms. Here are the details and the lyrics: WHERE LOVE IS LOVE Where Love Is Love...

ANIARA, fragments of time and space at the Baltic Sea Festival 2023 in Stockholm

ANIARA, fragments of time and space at the Baltic Sea Festival 2023 in Stockholm

Aug 08, 2023

ANIARA: FRAGMENTS OF TIME AND SPACE, music by Robert Maggio, libretto by Dan Henriksson, will be performed by The Crossing, Donald Nally, conductor, with Helsinki’s Klockriketeatern. ANIARA is a 90-minute...

Robert Maggio receives consortium commission for a new percussion quartet, “everything I thought I wanted”

Robert Maggio receives consortium commission for a new percussion quartet, “everything I thought I wanted”

Aug 08, 2023

Organized by Doug Perkins – University of Michigan (lead commissioner), eight university percussion ensembles around the US have formed a consortium to commission this new work, including: Scott Herring –...

Robert Maggio’s 30-minute choral work “Man Up / Man Down” released on Sono Luminus by Constellation Men’s Ensemble

Robert Maggio’s 30-minute choral work “Man Up / Man Down” released on Sono Luminus by Constellation Men’s Ensemble

Aug 08, 2023

Constellation Men’s Ensemble of Chicago released their first album, Man Up / Man Down, which features Robert Maggio’s large-scale work of the same name. Maggio’s Man Up / Man Down...

Constellation Men’s Ensemble performs Robert Maggio’s “Man Up / Man Down” at NUNC! 5

Constellation Men’s Ensemble performs Robert Maggio’s “Man Up / Man Down” at NUNC! 5

Apr 04, 2023

Constellation Men’s Ensemble, the Chicago-based vocal octet, will perform Robert Maggio’s 2021 Man Up/Man Down, an exploration of masculinity in 21st-century America, in Evanston, IL at NUNC!, Saturday, April 22....

Dance on a Volcano released by Elizabeth Starr Masoudnia, English horn, on Navona Records

Dance on a Volcano released by Elizabeth Starr Masoudnia, English horn, on Navona Records

Feb 02, 2023

Robert Maggio’s Dance on a Volcano has been released on Navona Records by Elizabeth Starr Masoudnia. Deeply expressive and melodic, the English horn boasts a unique texture in the woodwind...

The Crossing releases ANIARA: Revisited, four new videos

The Crossing releases ANIARA: Revisited, four new videos

Feb 02, 2022

With these videos, the Crossing celebrates the 30th anniversary of the ever-innovative and searching Klockriketeatern with fond memories of their 2019 collaboration with composer Robert Maggio on Aniara: fragments of...