Journey Through Cascadia premiere a success!

A full audience filled the Pepsico Recital Hall for the premiere of Guthrie’s Journey Through Cascadia on Wednesday. People acclaimed its “conversations between the voice and piano,” its transformation to the “beautiful vocal melodies,” and other aspects of the work.

Another example of Ian Guthrie in the news!

I stumbled upon this article the other day. It is advertising the Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s performance of my piece all the back in February 2014, but neat to find nonetheless. Here is is: http://b-townblog.com/2014/01/17/northwest-symphony-orchestras-valentines-concert-will-have-latin-passion/.

“Journey Through Cascadia” performancescheduled; Scarbo video on YouTube

The date and venue has been set for the entire “Journey Through Cascadia” premiere. It will be March 18th at 3pm at Pepsico Recital Hall, in Fort Worth, TX. Come and enjoy this latest masterpiece setting the poetry of beloved Americans like Edgar Allan Poe, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and others! Also, Ian… Continue reading “Journey Through Cascadia” performancescheduled; Scarbo video on YouTube

Guthrie to participate in the Charlotte New Music Festival

Ian Guthrie recently accepted the invitation to the Charlotte New Music Festival, where he’ll write a work for the New York ensemble “Loadband” and another work while at the festival. In addition, he will work closely with many of the festival’s performers and composition faculty. Guthrie is also in the process of scheduling premieres of… Continue reading Guthrie to participate in the Charlotte New Music Festival

Composer Concert broadcast via YouTube

Tonight, Ian Guthrie will be performing his newest piano work, “Wy’east”, on a young composers’ concert.  If anyone is interested, YouTube will broadcast a young composers’ concert tonight starting at 8pm ET.  YouTube will also archive the video, so you can watch it any time! The link is http://www.youtube.com/user/TheTCUSchoolofMusic/videos?view=2&flow=grid.

New Songs Cycle in progress!

Ian Guthrie is currently writing a song cycle, but not a typical one.  While most song cycles centered on brokenhearted love stories, Guthrie pursues a much more original storyline, one that reflects his

Salsa Habañero premiere!

Ian Guthrie’s new Salsa Habañero will be premiered at Marylhurst University’s St. Anne’s Chapel on Friday, May 23rd, at 7:30pm alongside Schoenberg’s iconic Pierrot Lunaire and a couple other works.  Tickets are only $5 per adult and free for students and seniors!  You do not want miss this great concert of rarely-performed music!