Liza Sobel

Composer and Soprano

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Upcoming Events:

 

More performances to be announced, including a world premiere of a new composition for bass-baritone Curtis Streetman.

 

March 2014

-Friday, March 7 at 7:30pm

-Sunday, March 9 at 2pm

Rutgers University, Loree Dance Theater

General Public $15, students $5

 

Performance of Liza’s percussion quartet “Interlocking Duos” with choreography by Shelby Dinslage in Spring Dance Concert

 

Loree Dance Theater

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

70 Lipman Drive

New Brunswick, NJ

 

 

-Monday, March 10 at 4pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

Liza sings in a reading of Rutgers composers’ new opera and musical theater scenes.

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

-Saturday, March 22 at 3pm, Aldeburgh Festival, United Kingdom, Peter Pears Recital Room

Tickets £6 and £3 for people under 27

Hear Liza Sobel’s public presentation of her work in progress as part of the Aldeburgh English Song Project.  For more information, click here.

 

Peter Pears Recital Room, Snape Maltings

Snape, Suffolk, United Kingdom IP17 1SP

 

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-Saturday, March 29 at 7:30pm, University of Texas at Austin, Bates Recital Hall

Texas premiere of Liza’s Trio for Flute, Violin, and Piano.  Performed as part of 14th Annual Conference hosted by The Graduate Association of Music & Musicians (GAMMA).

 

Bates Recital Hall

University of Texas at Austin

2406 Robert Dedman Drive

Austin, TX 7812

 

-Monday, March 31 at 4pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

Liza sings in a reading of Rutgers composers’ new opera and musical theater scenes.

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

April 2014

-Sunday, April 13 at 8pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

Schoenberg: Book of the Hanging Gardens

Liza Sobel (soprano); Thomas Hobson Williams (piano)

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

-Wednesday, April 23 at 6pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

Music by Wolf and Faure

Liza Sobel (soprano); Veronica Licea (piano)

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

May 2014

-Monday, May12 at 1pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

Liza sings in the final reading of Rutgers composers’ new opera and musical theater scenes.

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

Past Events:

 

February 2014

-Monday, February 24 at 4pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

Liza sings in a reading of Rutgers composers’ new opera and musical theater scenes.

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

-Saturday, February 1 at 1pm, Rodeph Sholom Synagogue

A Concert of Walter Hilse’s Music

FREE and open to the public

 

Liza Sobel (soprano) will perform Walter Hilse’s Psalm 27, Psalm 44, Psalm 47, and Psalm 53, which he composed specifically for her

For more information about Walter Hilse, click here

 

Rodeph Sholom Synagogue

Sixth Floor Chapel

7 West 83rd Street

New York, NY 10024

 

 

November 2013

-Wednesday, November 13 at 7:30pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

Recital of English contemporary arias as part of Rutgers Opera Workshop Ensemble

John Adams: Nixon in China – This is Prophetic (Pat Nixon’s aria)

Liza Sobel (soprano); Susan Hoffman (piano)

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

 

October 2013

-Saturday, October 26 at 7:30pm, Rutgers University, Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

FREE and open to the public

 

World premiere of new composition for ekmeles chamber choir

For more information about ekmeles, click here

 

Maryott Music Building, Schare Recital Hall

Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

81 George Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

-Friday, October 11 at 11:30am, New York University, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò

Presentation of Liza’s paper discussing Verdi’s Ave Maria sulla scala enigmatica as part of New York University’s Verdi’s Third Century: Italian Opera Today conference

 

Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò

New York University

24 West 12th Street

New York, NY 10011

 

 

July 2013

-Tuesday, July 30 at 3pm, Bowdoin International Music Festival, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall

Maine premiere of Five Vignettes for Cello and Piano

 

-Tuesday, July 23 at 6:30pm, Bowdoin International Music Festival, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall

Maine premiere of “Buzzing and Barely Contained”

Liza Sobel (soprano)

 

-Saturday, July 20 at 10pm Bowdoin International Music Festival, Bowdoin College, Gibson Hall

World premiere of Tom Peterson’s Roget’s International Thesaurus violin and soprano

Liza Sobel (soprano); Julia Henderson (violin)

 

 

June 2013

-Tuesday, June 4 at 7:30pm, Nief-Norf Summer Festival, Furman University

World premiere of “Interlocking Duos” for percussion quartet