Author Archives: Michael Kurek

CD Release This Friday, July 14!

This photo is with my wife, Crystal, at our little informal cookout that we called a “Non-official, Non-record-release, Non-Party.”  It was lovely to celebrate this week’s record release with just a few friends.  On Friday, the pre-orders will ship, and full ordering will be possible (see previous post for links to order).

The Sea Knows — Pre-Release Orders and Social Media Pages Now Up and Running! Pre-Order Before the July 14 Release!

Hi everyone, all the Facebook pages are up and running, and you can now pre-order The Sea Knows on Amazon in either regular CD or download formats, or on iTunes in download format. Below are links to all the places you can find and order the recording. Here is a perfect recording for summer dreaming […]

Headed back to New York in May to visit the New York Browning Society!

Michael Kurek will be in New York on May 10 to attend the annual luncheon of the New York Browning Society, which hosted a successful live performance of several scenes from his new Broadway show, Dear Miss Barrett in January.  Plans are ongoing for securing a production of the full show in New York. To learn more, […]

Savannah Shadows Now Recorded by the Atlantic Ensemble for PARMA CD

Members of the Atlantic Ensemble premiered “Savannah Shadows” by Michael Kurek a few years ago at the American Cathedral in Paris, France, and have now recorded the work for release on Michael Kurek’s upcoming CD, “The Sea Knows.”

American Premiere and Recording of “The Sea Knows” (Orchestral Version)

All-Kurek CD Is In the Works!

Here is a sneak peek at the striking cover art! Set for release in August 2017 on Navona/Parma/Naxos, this all-Kurek CD will contain Kurek’s Serenade for Violoncello and Harp; string trio Savannah Shadows;  Moon Canticle for solo harp; Sonata for Viola and Harp; and The Sea Knows for solo cello with string orchestra. Featured artists performing are cellist […]

Recording the Duo Portinari

The day before our concert we recorded my Sonata for Viola and Harp in Turner Hall in Nashville. This will be on the forthcoming CD on Parma Recordings to be released August 2017.

Duo Portinari from Brazil and the Atlantic Ensemble in town Jan. 29 to Perform the Music of Michael Kurek

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