EVENTS

7.24.21 

Premiere of "String Symphony No. 1 in G major, 'Composed At One,'" for string orchestra, performed by the 2021 SoundWaves Institute's Continuum Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Ernest Richardson. "String Symphony No. 1 in G major, 'Composed At One,'" is first prize winner in the 2020 SoundWaves Composition Competition   |   Omaha Conservatory of Music, Simon Concert Hall   |   Open to the public   |   7 PM

7.24.21 

SoundWaves Piano Concert  |  Omaha Conservatory of Music, Simon Concert Hall   |  Hear Hungarian Rhapsody No. 8 by F. Liszt performed by Schneider. Also hear Fantastic Journey: Eight Etudes with Electronic Tape (1984) by H. Jackson, Kitty Valse by G. Faure, and Triple Dip by R.D. Vandall (with 6 grand pianos on stage) performed by Schneider and ensemble |  Open to the public   |   11 AM

6.15.21 

Premiere of "Performing Ernestly" for violin, viola, cello and piano  |  Rocky Mountain Summer Conservatory's "RMSC Goes Virtual Concert"  |  Online Concert |  Open to the public on Zoom 7:30 PM (CT)

5.13.21

New York Youth Symphony   |   Composition Date 2021:  a release party of recordings, featuring the premieres of original works by NYYS composers including Schneider's "The Battle of Five Armies," for brass, winds and percussion. This virtual event will include introductions by each composer and a visual score sharing so audience members can follow along.   |   Open to the public via registering on Zoom   |   5 PM (ET)   |   4 PM (CT)

5.2.21

New York Youth Symphony   |   Scheduled recording of Schneider's "The Battle of Five Armies," a new work for brass, winds and percussion   |   The DiMenna Center for Classical Music   |   New York City, NY 

3.18.21

ComposerLab Flute: Young American Composers  |  Dolce Suono Ensemble   |  Includes Schneider's "Trying to Catch a Cloudless Sulphur"  |  Online composition masterclass with celebrated composer David Ludwig and acclaimed flutist  Mimi Stillman   |   Open to the public via Livestream on DSE’s Facebook page   |  7 -9 PM (ET)  |  6 - 8 PM (CT)  

10.18.20

Omaha Symphony   |   Holland Performing Arts Center   |   Beethoven's glorious septet–a tour de force for solo strings, clarinet, French horn, and bassoon–takes center stage at the Holland, concluding a program of unconventional but soon-to-be-favorite pairings. Hear intimate and challenging works by Strauss and Glière while getting to know three living composers: Caroline Shaw, Robert Honstein, and Omaha's own wunderkind Winston Schneider.   |   2 PM    |   Omaha, NE

8.29.20

Curtis Young Artist Summer Program Composers Concert   |   an online concert   |   Hear the  premiere of "Trying to Catch a Cloudless Sulphur," a solo flute piece performed by flute soloist Mimi Stillman   |   11 AM   |   Online

7.25.20

Soundwaves Chamber Music Concert   |   Omaha Conservatory of Music   |  Hear E. Dohnanyi - Serenade, Op. 10 - V. Rondo: Allegro vivace, string trio, Winston Schneider on cello   |   1 PM   |   Omaha, NE

5.19.20

2020 Young Composers Concert    |   an online concert   |   Hear the premiere of Sonatina in D minor: Allegro, Allegretto giocoso, a solo violin piece performed by Hanna Landrum of the Minnesota Orchestra   |   2 PM   |   Online

2.23.20

Omaha Symphony "Buzzing About Bugs"   |   Holland Performing Arts Center   |  Hear the Nebraska premiere of "Insect Suite," an 11 minute piece for full orchestra. Also learn about the incredible insects in your own backyard in this musical adventure, presented in partnership with Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.    |   2 PM   |   Omaha, NE

9.28.19

"Wunderkinder" |   Orchestra Omaha  |   Omaha Conservatory of Music  |   7 PM  | 
        Schneider: The Jocund Overture     
        Mozart: Symphony No.38 “Prague” in D Major, K.504   
        Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op.64 (feat. William Wolcott, violin)

9.18.19

ARTSCANVAS.ORG  |   PBS NewsHour  |   NET's "What If... " story picked up nationally  |   Bugs and books become inspiration for this 11-year-old composer  |  See article as a front page feature story this week only!

6.15.19

Young Composers Program 2019  |  Hear the premiere of "Beryllium" performed by Cleveland based contemporary music ensemble Ars Futura  |  12 PM  |   Cleveland, OH

6.13.19

NET  |   What If...  |   Tune In  |  Feature story about Winston in this program  |  Time TBA  |   Nebraska

4.16.19

NET  |   Nebraska Stories  |   Tune In  |  Feature story about Winston in this program  |  8 PM  |   Nebraska