Recent CD releases featuring the music of Monica Houghton:
Cellist Dmitri Atapine with pianist Hyeyeon Park presented the WORLD PREMIERE of "Andean Suite" on February 20, 2015, on a program entitled "The American Cello," in Nightingale Hall at University of Nevada, Reno.
The Argenta Trio performed "Wilderness Portraits: Three Places in Nevada" on the Argenta Concert Series in April 2014, together with works by Beethoven and Brahms.
Choral music has been a focus recently, with the commission of
"Silicon Valley Moms: Views from a California ESL Class"
Voices of Silicon Valley under the direction of Cyril Deaconoff in a
series of two concerts on May 30 and 31, at St. Timothy Lutheran
Church, San Jose, and First Presbyterian Church, Oakland, California.
Here is a link to a
Spanish language article about the project:
"Te lucis ante terminum" for SATB a cappella was recorded by the American Creators Ensemble Chorus at
the 2014 Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium
And guitarist Dieter Hennings
presented the aleatoric solo guitar work "Blue Shuffle" in a master
class at the OBFCS, on the campus of the University of Oregon, Eugene.