A Conversation with Kile Smith, composer of April Showers

Conspirare asked Kile Smith to share more about April Showers, a new work for vocal quartet that will premiere on June 11 & 13 in Songs for Seasons, Conspirare’s season finale.  Kile Smith used the lyrics from five songs dating from from 1921 to 1924 with themes...

Press Release – The Singing Guitar Album World Premiere

World Premiere Recording of New American Works from Nico Muhly, Kile Smith, and Reena Esmail to be Released September 18, 2020 Click here to view the press release for The Singing Guitar World Premiere. Click here to pre-order your copy! Use code singingstrings at...

All of Us Virtual Choir Project

All of Us Virtual Choir Project We did it!  Thank you to all of the 477 singers from 45 choirs participating choirs, instrumentalists, their directors, the video team, and our University at Albany partners for bringing our shared song to life! Click here to view the...