K Y L E
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F E A T U R E D P I E C E S
New Gothic Mass
Shelter Song for Men's Chorus
Tarantella for two or three flutes
Suite for Origins - Enchanted Forest
Peregrinations for Solo Cello
October 2, 2015
I'm honored to announce that the Kyrie from my "New Gothic Mass" is now a Finalist for the American Prize. in composition! In addition, it looks like "The Automaton" also made the semi-finalists in the chamber division.
July 29, 2015
June 18, 2015
Choral Chameleon did an excellent job with the premiere of "To Autumn" tonight at their institute, and many thanks to soprano Liz Hanna for her masterful solo in the premiere! A great concert all around.
May 11, 2015
Many thanks to Jonathan Farrell for his article on the upcoming premiere of the "New Gothic Mass"! The performance is this Saturday at 8:45pm in St. Mark's Lutheran Church, San Francisco.
April 20, 2015
Kyle Randall has been named a finalist for the ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award! The piece submitted was the Kyrie from the upcoming "Gothic Mass" on May 16, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church.
March 18, 2015
"Morning" for mezzo soprano has won first prize at the 6th Biennial Art Song Competition at San Francisco Conservatory! Congratulations and thank you to Nicole Shorts and Kangmin Shin, who did an amazing job performing it! Recordings to come soon.
December 15, 2014
The International Low Brass Trio premiered my piece "Chorale and Dance" this past Saturday, and played brilliantly. If you want to hear it, the recording is now up in several places: on their Soundcloud and Youtube accounts, and soon on this website as well!
December 11, 2014
This website has been undergoing some updates and improvements over the last few days, and should continue getting better over the next few weeks! Features in progress include a teaching philosophy, more information on and recordings of individual pieces , easier-to-navigate music pages, a store where you can buy sheet music, and more!
December 6, 2014
"The Bestiary volume 1" was premiered tonight with great success by the San Francisco Conservatory New Music Ensemble! Conductor Jacques Desjardins and the members of the ensemble did a remarkable job. You can see the performance here, or listen here!
November 15, 2014
I've just finished creating a Patreon page for my compositional work! This is for anyone who feels a desire to support me in any small way: even by giving as little as $1 per piece I produce. To anyone who wishes to do so, I will be incredibly grateful, and they'll have access to some sneak peaks over the coming months. Here's the page!
November 14, 2014
A big thank you to Composers Circle for featuring me on their front page today! Take a look: http://composerscircle.com/kyle-randall/
November 11, 2014
Tarantella for two clarinets was premiered yesterday by Diane Lee and Nicolas Harrington. Thank you to them both and to all who were there!
November 6, 2014
Excited to announce that I will be working Ignition Duo and the Guerrilla Composers Guild to compose them a new piece for two electric guitars! There will be a few performances at the end of February, 2015, so stay tuned.
October 23, 2014
Peregrinations for solo cello, composed for James Jaffe, has been completed! The premiere will be February 20 at San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
June 29, 2014
Craig Hella Johnson and the American Creators Chorus of the Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium to premiere "Kyrie", from the upcoming "Modern Polyphony Mass". Beall Hall at the University of Oregon School of Music.
June 20, 2014
Matt Oltman to conduct the Choral Chameleon, Vince Peterson director, in the premiere of "Kyrie" from the upcoming "Dense Mass". St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Brooklyn, NY.
March 11, 2013
String Quartet Number 1 is complete! You can hear a preview of the full piece on the Music page or on Soundcloud. Come and see the world premiere on May 6, 2013 in Paine Hall, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA. The concert will also feature work by fellow Harvard senior, Zach Sheets, and the quartet will include Stella Chen, Ariel Mitnick, Rainer Crosett, and DJ Cheek.
March 1, 2013 Cambridge, MA
New England premiere of "When You Are Old" for men's choir performed by the Harvard Glee Club at Sanders Theater.
January 18, 2013 New York City
World premiere (and Carnegie Hall debut) of "When You Are Old" for men's choir, performed by the Harvard Glee Club at Carnegie Hall, along with performances by the University Glee Club and the Naval Academy Glee Club.
July, 2012 Paris, France
Premiere of "String Quartet a la parisienne" at La Schola Cantorum by the European American Musical Alliance 2012 String Quartet.