“Liminal” to be performed by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra as part of the 2019 NJSO Cone Composition Institute

Caputo’s Liminal will be performed by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra under conductor Cristian Măcelaru as part of the 2019 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute. The Institute, directed by Steven Mackey, will include rehearsals, professional workshops, and a performance on July 20th in Princeton’s Richardson Auditorium. The other composers featured at the 2019 Cone Institute are Patrick O’Malley, Iván Enrique Rodriguez, and Bora Yoon.  Click here for the full press release from the NJSO and click here for tickets to the Cone Institute Concert.

Performance information:
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra; Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
Saturday, July 20th, 2019, at 8:00pm
Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey


2019 HEAR NOW Music Festival to feature “out of nothing” for piano trio

Caputo’s out of nothing (2016) for piano trio will be performed on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 as part of the Hear Now Music Festival at the First Lutheran Church of Venice. Entering its ninth year, the Hear Now Music Festival is an annual festival of works by Los Angeles-based composers. Please consider supporting the Hear Now Music Festival by contributing to the Hear Now kickstarter campaign running now through May 1st, 2019.

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Performance: “Liminal” World Premiere with the USC Thornton Symphony 2/23/18

Liminal for orchestra will receive its world premiere on Friday, February 23rd, performed by the USC Thornton Symphony conducted by Donald Crockett. The concert, the 2018 rendition of the New Music for Orchestra series, will be at 7:30pm in Bovard Auditorium at the center of USC’s campus. Also on the concert will be world premieres by Tyler Eschendal, Patrick O’Malley, Tommy Dougherty, Guang Yang, and Stephen Cabell.


Full details:

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 7:30pm, Bovard Auditorium

USC Thornton Symphony, conducted by Donald Crockett

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2017 Blackbird Creative Lab w/ ensemble Eighth Blackbird, June 11-24


I am very excited to announce that I have been selected as a composition fellow for the 2017 Blackbird Creative Lab, the first in a series of annual summer musician and composer training programs with renowned new-music ensemble Eighth Blackbird. As part of the program, I will be writing a piece to be premiered by musician-fellows in a concert on either June 23rd or 24th in Ojai, CA. For more information, follow the link below to the NewMusicBox posting about the event: