Internationally renowned Jury: Gordon Stout, Marta Klimasara, Maki Takafuji, Raphael Christen, Fumito Nunoya, Dario Savron, and Slawomir Mscisz. Video Round. Marimba Competition for soloists up to 28 years of age.
Guest Artist include Colleen Clark (drum set), Christos Rafalides (vibraphone). Gordon Stout will make a return appearance to Ithaca College for the afternoon concert which begins around 4PM in Ford Hall. He will premiere his newest solo marimba work, and perform the popular Choro No.9, by Augusto Marcellino, joined by Colleen Clark and Mike Truesdell (newly appointed Professor of Percussion at Ithaca College.
PASIC 2019, Convention Center, Indianapolis, Indiana
I will be sharing a booth at PASIC 2019 with Doug DeMorrow. Please come buy and check out the new products of G&C Music: Full Circle Publications (12 pieces in print form for sale at PASIC) and StoutWorks (the marimba mallets of Gordon Stout). Cash accepted. Credit cards accepted. You can also check out a new marimba from DeMorrow, as well as his orchestra bells and mallets, chimes mallets, wood blocks, and perhaps other items.
Gordon Stout - master class
SOPRON Drum Festival, Sopron, Hungary
Gordon will again be returning to Hungary to present a master class at the Sopron Drum Festival.
Also appearing will be Amadinda!
Ithaca College, Ford Hall, Ithaca, NY
Gordon will be directing his last percussion ensemble and steel band concert at Ithaca College on April 24, 2019 at 8:15PM. The event will be live streamed: stay tuned to Facebook for a link.
This concert will include Levitan's Concerto for Marimba and Percussion Ensemble, movement 1. Giff Howarth will join us for a reprieve of this great work (it was last performed in the mid 1980's at IC, with Ted rounds as soloist).
It will also include the premiere of a work by Josh Oxford, whose compositions have long been a staple for Ithaca College percussion. I am also hopeful that the concert will also include the premiere of a new composition by James Ieraci, long time friend of Gordon's and student of Dean Witten).
The Ithaca College Steel Band will again present Ben Cordell as director, and feature new compositions by John Wooton!
Gordon's Last Faculty Recital
Gordon's Last Faculty Recital at Ithaca College, Ford Hall Auditorium, School of Music, Ithaca, New Yordk
This program will feature Gordon and a number of his friends and colleagues, including:
-Eriko Daimo - (she will premiere a new composition for solo marimba and perform Skylark Orange Circles with me)
-Dane Richeson - (we will perform my Choro No.1 together, featuring the amazing Dane on pandeiro)
-Larissa Venzie - (she will perform a solo work that I composed for her. Additionally we will perform Laruci In The Sky for two marimbas together, and a new arrangement of Shenandoah for two marimbas)
-Dan Pancaldi - we will all perform a new percussion ensemble work by Dan. Bobby Lopez will also join us for this performance (Bobby is from Texas).
-who knows whatever other treats for you will be performed!
A festival and competition
The Days of Percussion Italy & Italy Percussion Competition, Congress Hotel Serena Majestic, Montesilvano, Pescara
The festival and competition are from the 18th to 23rd of September, 2018.
10 full days of practicing, discovering new ideas and having fun
The summer camp is from August 8-18, 2008. 8 private lessons. 6 concerts and clinics. Guest include Casey Cangelosi, Arjan Jongsma, Gordon Stout, Andrs Ástrand and Vincent Houdijk.
Marimba & Percussions
March Music Days, Ruse, Bulgaria
Audition: March 26, Ruse Hall, 10AM
Closing Concert: March 29, Ruse Hall, 5:30PM
Gordon Stout & Tatiana Koleva
Heartland Marimba Festival, Department of Music-UW Stevens Point, Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Topic of the course: Recording and Building a Diverse Artistic Future. Student participation levels include: Recording Artist Participant, College Participant, or High School Participant. Learn, perform, and record along side full-time artists and a legendary teacher. Artist Faculty: Matthew Coley, Gordon Stout, The Heartland Mariunmba Quartet, Brian Baldauff, and others.
We will be performing my latest composition for marimba orchestra: Dream-Awakening and Dance. This was premiered at Kutztown University in November of 2016, with Bob Becker and Yurika Kimura as soloists. This performance will feature Gordon Stout and Matthew Coley as soloists. It is my hope that a recording of this performance will happen and become available.