News from New York classical composer Sean Hickey

California's Mondavi Center for the Arts has commissioned Sean Hickey to compose the competition piece for the 2017 Mondavi Center Young Artists National Competition. The work, titled Dance Apotheosis, will be premiered and performed numerous times in May 2017, at the Mondavi Center in Davis, California.

MusicWeb international has reviewed Cursive, released on Delos, in 2014 and had some fine things to say. Read the full review here:


Sean Hickey was featured on the Jack Price Radio Show, discussing his work, his latest recording - Cursive - featuring Philip Edward Fisher - and musician entrepreneurship.


Delos releases Cursive, a selection of the composer's piano and chamber works featuring the extraordinary pianist Philip Edward Fisher performing six of the composers works for solo piano. Also featured is violinist Julia Sakharova in Ampersand, for violin and piano, and flutist Brandon Patrick George, violist Anne Lanzilotti and harpist Meredith Clark, in Pied-a-terre.

Frank J. Oteri, editor of NewMusicBox praises the Concertos release on Delos with these choice words: