03.30.19American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano

I will be presenting my programmatic music program at Spelman College in Atlanta. Saturday March 30, 3:00pm, at the LLC II Auditorium. Free and open to the public.

03.12.19American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano

I will be performing my programmatic music program at Florida Baptist College. 7:00 pm at the R.G. Lee Chapel. Free and open to the public

02.28.19College Music Society Composers Concert II

I will be attending the Southern Regional Conference presenting new works by contemporary CMS composers. "Ontogeny" for violin, clarinet and piano; "bugsy diesel's desert rose" for mezzo soprano and piano. University of Central Florida, Orlando, Rehearsal Hall. 7:30 pm.

02.09.19Southern Bel Cantos: Rome Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 pm.

The culmination of months of preparation, this concert features Italian arias and traditional African American spirituals. This concert in association with the Rome Symphony Orchestra under the gifted leadership of Carey Curtis Smith. It bring together sopranos Dina Cancryn and Tiffany Uzoije and tenors Fran Daniel Laucerica and local boy James Arthur Douglas.

02.07.19One Community United, in alliance with the Rome Symphony Orchestra, 4th Annual HUG Event

This is the fourth installment of One Community's Annual HUG (Hearts United Gathering) Event. I will be performing with three amazing vocalists: Dina Cancryn, Tiffany Uzoije, and Fran Daniel Laucerica. This event is the precursor to our Saturday night "Southern Bel Cantos" event at the Rome City Auditorium.

01.10.19Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities

11:30, Thursday, January 10, I will be presenting my lecture on the American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano. I will be chairing the session and will share the time with Dr. Mark Aaron of Bellarmine University and Dr. Glenn Chandler of the the University of Texas at Austin.

11.01.18Guest Artist Recital - Carson Newman University, Jefferson City, Tennessee

The American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano moves north. Carson Newman University hosts this program free of charge, 7:30pm.

10.20.18Rome Symphony Orchestra

The Symphony will be performing an all Italian program featuring pieces by Respighi and other Italian great. At the Rome City Auditorium, 7:30pm. Contact the RSO for ticket information.

10.11.18Faculty Artist Recital - Berry College

The hometown edition of the American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano. 7:30, Ford Auditorium. Admission is free.

10.07.18Berry College Mountain Day Alumni Choir

This event will feature the three great conductors of the Berry College Choral program. Past conductors Ross McGullis and Harry Musselwhite, along with present conductor Paul Neal. The concert will take place at the historic Berry College Chapel, 2:00. Admission is free.

09.28.18Guest Artist Recital - Coastal Carolina Community College

Continuation of the the American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano tour of the Carolinas. Coastal Carolina Community College in Jacksonville, North Carolina. 1:00pm

09.27.18Guest Artist Recital - Newberry College, Newberry, South Carolina

The premiere performance of the American Evolution: Programmatic Music for Piano, at Newberry College, in Newberry, South Carolina. 7:30pm

03.08.18Faculty Artist Recital: Dr. Charles Calloway, trumpet, Kris Carlisle Piano

Ford Auditorium, 7:30. Free to the public.

03.01.18Steinway Piano Galleries Concert

I will be performing my Piano Preludes recital at the Steinway Piano Galleries at 5950 North Point Parkway, Set., 130 in Alpharetta. Concert begins at 7:00 pm and is free and open to the public. For more information call 770-777-1300 or go to their website included in the "Links" section of this website.

02.15.18Berry College New Music Ensemble Concert

This concert will be the inaugural concert of the Berry College New Music Ensemble. The ensemble will utilize both faculty and student artists in works that are brand new, and some that are a bit more "standard" repertoire from the last century.

We hope you will join us for this event. 7:30 pm. Ford Auditorium, open and free to the public.

02.06.18On the Verge Concert Series, Georgia Southern University

Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia is hosting a presentation of my American Evolution: Piano Prelude lecture/recital on the 6th at 7:30. The event will take place at Carol A. Carter Recital Hall in the Foy Building on the Georgia Southern campus. Admission is free and open to the public.

02.02.18Artist Presenter - The Georgia Honors Council

The annual Georgia Honors Council Conference will be meeting at Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia. My presentation of The American Evolution: Piano Preludes will take place the evening of February 2, with a masterclass for Wesleyan's pianist earlier that day.

10.26.17Faculty Artist Recital

An encore performance of the September 20th performance at Dalton State University. This one will be at Berry College in the Ford Auditorium. 7:30 pm. Free and open to the public.

10.14.17‘Broken Watch: A New Song Cycle on the Poetry of David Bottoms’, Music by Chris Ferebee

At the Eddie Owens Presents @Red Clay Music Foundry, Duluth, Georgia. ‘Broken Watch: A New Song Cycle on the Poetry of David Bottoms’. Tickets information available in the 'Links' section of this website.

09.20.17Guest Artist Recital - Dalton State University

Joining Dr. Ellie Jenkins on horn, Dr. Lauren Denney Wright on clarinet, and Dr. Eric Hanson on double bass, we will be presenting new music that includes a number of instrument combinations. 7:30. Dalton State University. Admission is free

03.23.17Faculty Artist Recital, Berry College

I will be presenting a Faculty Artist Recital at Berry College in the Ford Auditorium. The piano is truly wonderful so I am really looking forward to this concert. Many of the works will be premiere performances. Lots of interesting music to be heard. 7:30, free

03.11.17College Music Society, Great Plains Conference

I have been invited to present my Lecture Recital at the Great Plains CMS Conference. I am very excited to be visiting Lincoln, Nebraska. The folks who live there claim it is a wonderful place.

02.22.17Guest Artist Recital; Gordon State University Georgia

I will be presenting a Guest Artist Recital with my colleague and trumpet professor Adam Hayes. We have not performed together for a few years so I am really looking forward to this recital. 7:30, free

02.06.17Guest Artist Recital

I will be presenting a recital at Dalton State University in Dalton, Georgia. I have played there a number of times and can tell you that the audiences are great and the piano is really nice. 7:30, free.