Zueignung receives Canadian premiere
On Oct. 21, 2016, the McGill University Schulich Singers, conducted by Jean-Sébastien Vallée, performed Swartz's Zueignung at Pollack Hall in Montréal, Canada. The program, called "The Y's: Music by a New Generation of Composers", featured the works of composers born in the 1980's and 90's. Zueignung was included among five other choral pieces that received their Canadian premiere that evening.
To hear the Schulich Singers' performance of Zueignung, please visit Music for the Concert Hall.
Zueignung received First Prize in a Southern California choral composition competition in February 2016.
Swartz and conductor Jean-Sébastien Vallée interview on CBC's Homerun with Sue Smith.
"The Y's: Music by a New Generation of Composers" at Pollack Hall, McGill University, Oct. 21 2016.