Commissioned by the Mondavi Center for the Arts' Young Artists Competition, this work is a suite of dances for solo violin, and to be performed as a suite or excerpted. The premiere performances will take place on May 5 and 6, 2017. The piece is dedicated to Lara Downes, with gratitude and in friendship.
Violinist Jonathan Yi was the winner of the prize for best performance of a newly-commissioned work, two sections of the solo violin suite, Dance Apotheosis, in the Young Artists Competition at the Mondavi Center for the Arts.
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 May 6, 7 and 8, 2017, at the Mondavi Center for the Arts in Davis, California. Info here.