Dan Redfeld will be participating as a fellow in the 1st Annual Los Angeles Film Conducting Intensive. The four-day workshop will take place January 12 – 15 at the legendary Eastwood Scoring Stage on the Warner Bros. lot and will be led by LAFCI instructors David Newman, Conrad Pope, William Ross and Angel Velez. Dan will conduct his original cue, … Read More
Dan’s interview with Garrett Hope was broadcast this past December on The Portfolio Composer. Listen as Dan speaks about his journey in music, how to be viable in today’s world as a composer and how the album “A Hopeful Place” was produced. Check out the interview here: http://theportfoliocomposer.com/ep-106-dan-redfeld-on-creating-a-hopeful-place-and-life-in-hollywood/
Dan music directs and conducts Eli Villanueva’s “White Bird of Poston” for LA Opera’s Education & Community Engagement department. Directed by composer Eli Villanueva, this opera focuses on one Japanese-American girl’s internment in the Poston War Relocation Center during World War II. Cast TBA.
A Hopeful Place: A Song Cycle for Soprano & Chamber Orchestra, will be featured on WRUW’s classical music show, Not Your Grandmother’s Classical Music. Host Eric Charnofsky has personally chosen the recording for broadcast on Monday, September 12th from 2 to 4 pm EST. For more info, go to http://www.wruw.org/program/not-your-grandmothers-classical-music. To live stream, go to http://www.wruw.org/listen-live.
Classical Music Discoveries, a classical music podcast, has reported that their broadcast of A Hopeful Place: A Song Cycle for Soprano & Chamber Orchestra has made their top 10 list for the most downloads for the month of August. The broadcast occurred on August 11th and has since received 134.6 million downloads! Congrats to soprano Kristi Holden, lyricist John Koladziej, … Read More
William Finn’s “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling” will be presented by the Chaminade Players Nov. 11, 12, 18 & 19. Directed by Yvette Bishop (Beauty and the Beast, Blood Brothers) and music direction by Dan Redfeld.
Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice’s mega-hit, Evita, will be presented by Cabrillo Music Theatre. Dates are Oct. 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22 & 23. Featuring a cast of 28, the musical will feature direction by Roger Castellano, choreography by Cheryl Baxter-Ratliff, music direction by Cassie Nickols and will be conducted by Dan Redfeld. This production also features the … Read More
“A Hopeful Place – A Song Cycle for Soprano & Chamber Orchestra” is released on Navona Records (NV6045). With music by Dan Redfeld, text by John Gabriel Koladziej, the 65 minute, 9 movement song cycle features soprano Kristi Holden and the Hollywood Studio Symphony conducted by Mr. Redfeld.
Dan has been arranging and orchestrating an untitled Latin project for vocalist Christina Harding. Recording sessions are set for December at Capitol Records.
Dan continues his long association with LA Opera, co-music directing for the Voices for Tolerance Program through LA Opera’s Education & Community Engagement department.