Wild West Tour - March, 2012
Between March 8-19, 2012 Firebird Ensemble performed, recorded and toured a program of new works and Firebird commissions by Eric Moe and Lee Hyla in Boston, Pennsylvania and California. Other featured composers featured on this tour included Thomas Ades, Donald Crockett and Curtis Hughes. In addition Firebird Ensemble undertook educational residencies at University of Pittsburgh, PA and Chapman University, CA presenting master-classes and readings of student works. The project will culminate in a commercial recording of works by Eric Moe which will be released by New World Records in the next twelve months.