EVENTS

                         
2019-20
UPCOMING
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 7:30pm 

"Holiday Kaleidoscope" with Cal Poly Choirs

Cal Poly Chamber Choir will be performing my new arrangement of Deck the Halls. 

Performing Arts Center

San Luis Obispo, CA

                         

PAST
Friday, October 24, 2019, 6:30pm

Cal Poly Faculty Showcase
Performing Maï by Ryo Noda

Davidson Music Center, Room 218

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA

                         

2018-19
July 13 - August 9, 2019

Teaching Composition at Cal State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA)

California Institute for the Arts

Valencia, CA

Sunday, June 9, 2019, 3:00pm

Cal Poly Wind Bands' Spring Concert

Performing Möbius Trip: Concerto for alto saxophone and wind ensemble, by James Stephenson

Performing Arts Center

San Luis Obispo, CA

Monday, May 6, 2019

Duo Montagnard in Concert

Duo Montagnard will be performing on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Friday, October 19, 2018, 6:30pm

Faculty Showcase Recital

Performing smooth, fat, nasty for baritone saxophone, by Matthew Peterson

and Duo for alto saxophone and bass trombone, by Carter Pann

Davidson Music Center, Room 218

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA

2017-18

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Paderewski Festival with the Paso Pops

Performing on baritone saxophone 

Paso Robles Event Center, Paso Robles, CA

Sunday, February 18, 2018, 4:00pm

Concert with the Panic Duo

Performing Reflections through Shattered Mirrors with the Panic Duo.

Pasadena Conservatory of Music

100 North Hill Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91106

 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 6:30pm

KCBX in Concert with Craig Russell

Will feature an interview and selections of recent works including, Duo Montagnard's performance of on the edge, selections from Mario Diaz Moresco's (baritone voice) and Jack Cimo's (guitar) performance of The Miracle of the Walking Fish, and the premiere performance of Steps for Wind Ensemble, performed by the Cal Poly Wind Ensemble. 

Where to listen: 90.1 FM San Luis Obispo; 89.5 FM Santa Barbara; 91.1 FM Cayucos;

95.1 FM Lompoc; 91.7 FM Paso Robles to Salinas; 90.9 FM Santa Ynez, Avila, Cambria

Archive will be available on the KCBX in Concert website from 11/2 through 11/8

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 8:00pm

Classics in the Cohan 2: An American Salute to Our Veterans

SLO Symphony

Performing on baritone saxophone in George Gershwin's An American in Paris

Performing Arts Center, San Luis Obispo, CA

                         
2016-17

May 25, 2017, 7:30pm 

Laura M. Kramer Recital with Panic Duo

featuring works by Evan Chambers, Jennifer Higdon, Robert Muczynski, and the

premiere of Reflections through Shattered Mirrors

Davidson Music Center, Room 218

California Polytechnic State University

San Luis Obispo, CA

May 25, 2017, 11am

Composition Master Class With Laura M. Kramer and Panic Duo

Davidson Music Center, Room 218

California Polytechnic State University

San Luis Obispo, CA

February 10, 2017

Cal Poly's "A Night at the Mission" Chamber Concert

Mission San Luis Obispo

Premiere of Bittersweet Infusions from Strings for saxophone quartet

 

November 12, 2016

Deanna Swoboda and Friends

Premiere of Growing Block View

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ

                         

 

2015-16

 

March 20, 2015

Bach in the Subways

Noir Quartet

Union Station

Los Angeles, CA

 

March 17, 2015

Thursdays with John Schneider

Live Performance on KPFK 90.7 Los Angeles/98.7 Santa Barbara, Global Village

Noir Quartet

November 15, 2015

Electroacoustic Showcase

Warped for alto saxophone and electroacoustic media 

Laura M. Kramer, composer, saxophone

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

                         

2014-15

 

June 5, 2015 

Wind Bands Concert 

Premiere of That Takes Care ‘a That, for Solo Tenor Saxophone and Wind Ensemble

California Polytechnic University

San Luis Obispo, CA

May 16, 2015 

Guest Recital 

Noir Quartet

California Polytechnic University

San Luis Obispo, CA

April 11, 2015, 1:00pm

Palos Verdes on the Net

Noir Quartet

 

Saturday, March 21, 3:30pm

Bach in the Subways

Noir Quartet

Union Station

Los Angeles, CA

 

Sunday, February 15, 2015, 4:00pm

Songs About Place

The Miracle of the Walking Fish, for baritone and guitar

Anthony Moreno, baritone, Adam Petit, guitar

Pasadena Conservatory of Music

Pasadena, CA

Sunday, November 16, 2014, 2:00pm

Recital

Noir Quartet

Marymount California University

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 11:00am

Claremont Chamber Annual Village Venture

Noir Quartet

Claremont, CA

 

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 12:30pm

Guest Recital

Noir Quartet

Los Angeles City College

Los Angeles, CA

                         

 

2013-14

 

Friday, August 1, 2014, 6-9:00pm

Friday Nights Live in the Claremont Village

Noir Quartet

Claremont, CA

 

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Recital

on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar, Duo Montagnard

University of the Witwatersrand, Wits Great Hall, Wits East Campus

Johannesburg, South Africa

 

July 16-18, 2014

Presentations and Performance at Idyllwild Summer Music Camp
Ziptie, David Werfelmann

Laura. M. Kramer and Cameron Domingues, saxophones

Idyllwild, CA

 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Recital

on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar, Duo Montagnard

North-West University – Potchefstroom Campus

Potchefstoom, South Africa

 

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 2:00pm

Recital

Noir Quartet

Mount San Antonio Community College

Walnut, CA

Saturday, May 17, 2014, 2:00pm

Recital

Noir Quartet

San Pedro Library

San Pedro, CA

 

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 7:30pm

Recital

Laura M. Kramer will join the HD Duo on Lullaby, by Jennifer Higdon

California Polytechnic University

San Luis Obispo, CA

 

Sunday, November 17, 2013, 2:00pm

Noir Quartet Debut Concert
Marymount California University

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

                         

 

2012-13

 

April 2013

Master's Recital - Mike Mekailek

The Miracle of the Walking Fish, for baritone and guitar

University of Delaware, Wilmington, DE

 

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 7:30pm

Recital

Saxophonist with the USC Thornton Contemporary Music Ensemble

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA
 

Friday, November 9, 2012

Recital

on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar, Duo Montagnard
Penn State University

State College, PA

 

Thursday, September 20, 2012, 7:00pm

DMA Composition Recital - David Werfelmann

Tesseract for by David Werfelmann
Laura M. Kramer, alto saxophone; David Werfelmann, marimba

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

                         


 

2011-12

 

Monday, August 13, 2012, 8:00pm

Recital

on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar, Duo Montagnard
Auditorio del Pasaje Dardo Roca

Buenos Aires, Argentina

July 10-15, 2012

World Saxophone Congress

Premiere of on the edge for alto saxophone and guitar, Duo Montagnard

University of Saint Andrews

Saint Andrews, Scotland

Friday, May 4, 2012, 7:30pm

Mama Fish & the Sun Series

The Miracle of the Walking Fish

Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone, Jack Cimo, guitar

Los Angeles, CA

 

Sunday, April 22, 2012, 12:30pm

Sylvia

chamber opera by Julia Adolphe

performing alto saxophone

LA Museum of the Holocaust

Los Angeles, CA

 

Saturday, April 14, 8:00pm; Sunday April 15, 2012, 7:00pm
Sylvia *premiere performance

chamber opera by Julia Adolphe

performing alto saxophone

The Lost Studio

Los Angeles, CA
 

Monday, April 9, 2012, 7:30pm
Doctor of Musical Arts  Recital - Laura M. Kramer, Saxophone

featuring recent saxophone works by composer colleagues, Jordan Nelson, Andrew Walters, and David Werfelmann, as well as pianist, Rafael Liebich
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

 

February 18, 2012, 8:00pm

Performances with Transatlantic Orchestral Productions

Intelligentsia Café, Pasadena, CA 

 

Wednesday, December 14, 2011, 8:00pm

Six Ways to Be Alone

What's Next? Ensemble 

Warped for saxophone and electronics

Royal-T Café 

Culver City, CA

Friday, December 9, 2011, 4:30pm

Recital

Martires from The Miracle of the Walking Fish 
Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

 

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 3:00pm

Composition Showcase

Remnant Oscillation (2011) for clarinet and electroacoustic sounds

* premiere, Joe Morris, Clarinet

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

 

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 7:00pm

Composition Showcase

MetalAnimal  for saxophone and electroacoustic sounds, by Jordan Nelson

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Saturday, September 24, 2011, 8:00pm

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital, Compositions of Laura M. Kramer
featuring performers Dave Holben, Irene Gregorio, Mario Diaz-Moresco, Jack Cimo, and David Werfelmann 
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

                         

 

2010-11

 

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 7:30pm

Recital

Thornton School of Music Contemporary Music Ensemble

Saxophonist in Test of Time by Don Freund

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 8:15pm

New Music Recital

Featuring music by Laura M. Kramer, Larry Nelson, Mark Rimple, and the premiere of MetalAnimal by Jordan Nelson; Laura M. Kramer, saxophone, Ryan Connors, percussion, Mary Gemmell, piano

West Chester University

West Chester, PA

 

Sunday, March 6, 2011, 3:00pm

Composition Showcase
Spellbound by Laura M. Kramer 
Tesseract by David Werfelmann
Laura M. Kramer, alto saxophone, David Werfelmann, marimba

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 7:30pm

Recital

Turning Points 

USC Thornton School of Music Contemporary Music Ensemble

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 3:00pm

Composition Showcase
Spellbound by Laura M. Kramer * premiere 
Tesseract by David Werfelmann * premiere
Laura M. Kramer, alto saxophone, David Werfelmann, marimba

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Monday, May 3, 2010, 7:30pm

Student Recital

Rambling by Laura M. Kramer * premiere
Danielle Leone, flute, Trey Farrell, oboe, Dale Trumbore, piano

Warped for alto saxophone and electronics, Laura M. Kramer, alto saxophone
Love Song for saxophone and electronics, by David Werfelmann, Laura M. Kramer, alto saxophone

University Church

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA


Sunday, March 7, 2010, 3:00pm

Composition Showcase

Turning Points * premiere

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

 

Saturday, February 6. 2010, 4:00pm

DMA Composition Recital– A.J. McCaffrey

Saxophonist in Stop is the New Go for saxophone quartet

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

                         

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