Liebermann named Artistic Director of New Music Festival in Greece
Lowell Liebermann has been appointed Artistic Director of the Thessaly Chamber Music Festival, a new festival on the mainland of Greece run under the auspices of Chamber Music Hellas, a not-for-profit organization based in America. The first festival will run this summer from June 17th to June 28th, and will feature masterpieces from the standard repertoire alongside works by Greek composers including Christos Hatzis, Mikis Theodorakis, Yannis Constantinides, and Americans John Harbison, David Ludwig as well as Liebermann himself. The concerts will take place in spectacular historic venues and the performers will include violinist Bella Hristova, violist Dimitri Murrath, cellist Dmitri Atapine, clarinettist Yoonah Kim, and pianists Hyeyeon Park, William Hobbs and Liebermann. The complete schedule of concerts can be found on the
Chamber Music Hellas website.
Liebermann Nominated for "Izzie"
Lowell Liebermann has been nominated for an Isadora Duncan Dance Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music/Sound/Text for his score for the full-length ballet Frankenstein, a joint commission between the Royal Ballet Covent Garden and the San Francisco Ballet. The Awards Ceremony will be held on March 26th, 2018 at the Brava Theater in San Francisco. For more information, read the press release on the "Izzies" website here.