Schedule

2018 PERFORMANCES

 

 

……….. JANUARY 2018 ……….. 

Recording

PARMA / Soloist
Composer: Kamyar Mohaher
Five Persian songs on the poetry of Hafiz

for voice and piano

Skywalker Studios

 

2017 PERFORMANCES

 

……….. JANUARY 14, 2017 ……….. 

Musical Workshop

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MARY PLEASANT AT LAND’S END / Nelli
Saturday, January 14, 2017 * 8pm
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
50 Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

 

……….. FEBRUARY 17, 19, 25 & 26, 2017 ………..

West Bay Opera


G. PUCCINI’S IL TRITTICO / Lauretta in GIANNI SCHICCHI
Friday, February 17 * 8pm
Sunday, February 19 * 2pm
Saturday, February 25 * 8pm
Sunday, February 26 * 2pm
Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94301

 

……….. APRIL 22, 2017 ……….. 

Soloist

ISCC Annual Fundraiser

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Washington, D.C.

 

……….. JUNE 2, 2017 ………..

Scenes from New Opera

THE WOMAN IN AFTERWORLD
Composer: Alden Jenks / Conductor: Nat Berman

Friday, June 2 * 8pm
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
50 Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

 

……….. JULY 23, 2017 ………..

Solo Opera


OPERA IN THE PARK
Sunday, July 23 * 5-7pm
Orinda Community Park
28 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA 94563

>>FREE Admission<<

 

……….. AUGUST 12, 2017 ………..
RECITAL
Saturday, August 12, 2017 * 4pm
Community School of Music and Arts
230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View, CA 94040

>>TICKETS<<

 

Past Performances

2016 PERFORMANCES


……….. JANUARY 15 & 16, 2016 ………..

Pasadena Opera


SUSANNAH / Mrs Gleaton
Friday January 15, 2016 * 8pm
Saturday January 16, 2016 * 8pm
A Noise Within Theater
3352 E. Foothill Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107

 

……….. FEBRUARY 28, 2016 ………..

Iranian-American Women Foundation



WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE / Guest Performer
Sunday February 28, 2016
The Westin Gaslamp Quarter
San Diego, CA 91107

 

……….. APRIL 9 & 10, 2016 ………..

Center Stage Opera



COSI FAN TUTTE / Despina
Saturday April 9, 2016 * 7:30pm
Performing Arts Center
18230 Kittridge St, Reseda, CA 91335

 

……….. JUNE 2016 ……….. 

Recording PERSIAN MELODY PROJECT’s first CD

 

……….. JULY 16, 2016 ……….. 

OPERA NIGHT AT DEL DOTTO WINERY

Saturday, July 16, 2016
Del Dotto Estate Winery & Caves
1445 St. Helena Hwy South, St. Helena, CA 94574
Tel: 707-963-2124

 

……….. JULY 30, 2016 ……….. 

Redwood Symphony

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MAHLER’S SYMPHONY OF A THOUSAND / Soloist
Saturday, July 30, 2016 * 8pm
San Mateo Performing Arts Center
600 North Delaware Street, San Mateo, CA

 

……….. AUGUST 28, 2016 ………..
RECITAL
Sunday, August 28, 2016 * 3pm
Pleasanton Public Library
400 Old Bernal Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566

 

……….. SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 ……….. 

Redwood Symphony

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CITY OF MAHAGONNY / Jenny
Saturday, September 24, 2016 * 7:30pm
Pre-concert lecture * 6:30m
Cañada College Main Theatre
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94061

 

……….. SEPTEMBER 30, 2016 ……….. 

PUBLIC AFFAIRS ALLIANCE OF IRANIAN AMERICANS /
Guest Singer | Pianist: Daniel Lockert

Friday, September 30, 2016
Private Event

 

……….. OCTOBER 30 + NOVEMBER 5&6, 2016 ……….. 

West Bay Opera

DESPERTAR AL SUENO / Mujer 1
Saturday, October 29, 2016 * 8pm
Sunday, October 30, 2016 * 12:30pm
Guadalajara, Mexico


Saturday, November 5, 2016 * 8pm
Sunday, November 6, 2016 * 3pm
Z Space
450 Florida St, San Francisco, CA 94110

 

2015 PERFORMANCES

FEBRUARY 21 & 22, 2015

Center Stage Opera

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INTO THE WOODS / Cinderella’s Step Mother
Saturday February 21, 2015 * 8pm
Sunday February 22, 2015 * 3pm
Madrid Theater
21622 Sherman Way, Canoga Park, CA 91303

 

APRIL 24, 2015

Napa Valley Performing Art Center At Lincoln Theater

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The Peacemakers: Benefit Concert For Trafficked Children
Friday April 24, 2015 * 8pm
Napa Valley Performing Arts Center
100 California Drive, Yountville, CA 94599

 

MAY 17, 2015

Prometheus Symphony

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BEETHOVEN’S NINTH SYMPHONY/ Soprano Soloist
Sunday May 17, 2015 * 3pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue Oakland, CA
Admission Free ~ Donations Accepted

 

AUGUST 15, 2015

Private Performance

Conducted by Kent Nogano

ELEKTRA / Chrysothemis
Saturday August 15, 2015 * 8pm
Berkeley, CA

 

OCTOBER 8, 2015

IABA Eighth Annual Dinner
Pianist Kevin Korth

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Iranian American Bar Association (IABA) Northern California Chapter Annual Dinner
Thursday October 8, 2015 * 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Fairmont Hotel
950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108

 

OCTOBER 9 & 11, 2015

Berkeley Chamber Orchestra

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LE NOZZE DI FIGARO/ Susanna
Friday October 9, 2015 * 7pm

Sunday October 11, 2015 * 2pm
Berkeley Hillside Club
2286 Cedar St. (at Arch), Berkeley, CA

 

NOVEMBER 14, 2015

A Night Of Tribute To The Angels Of “MAHAK”
Pianist Douglas Sumi

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Performing arrangements by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project, and works from Carmen and Godspell
International Society of Children with Cancer (ISCC) Annual Fundraising Gala
Saturday November 14, 2015
Beverly Hills, CA
6pm Reception/Silent Auction
7pm Fundraising Dinner and Performances
Tickets: (949) 679-9911 (Limited Seating)

2014 PERFORMANCES

AUGUST 1, 2, & 7, 2014

Opera Academy of California

Pagliacci 2014
PAGLIACCI / Nedda
Friday & Saturday August 1 & 2, 2014 * 8pm Berkeley, CA
Thursday August 7, 2014 * 8pm San Francisco, CA
For locations: CLICK HERE

 

SEPTEMBER 6, 2014

Celebrating A Night Of Tribute To The Angels Of “MAHAK”

ISCC Sep 2014
Performing Operatic favorites, works by Tjeknavorian & arrangements by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project
Dinner Fundraiser for International Society of Children with Cancer (ISCC)
Saturday September 6, 2014 * 7pm
At the private residence of Ms. Neda Nobari
Orinda, CA
Tickets: CLICK HERE (Limited Seating)

2013 PERFORMANCES

MARCH 23, 2013

Solo Opera

Opera Obsessions: A Concert of Favorite Opera Arias, Duets & Ensembles
Saturday, March 23, 2013 * 3-4:30pm
Diablo Room – Hillside Clubhouse in Rossmoor
3400 Golden Rain Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
(925) 988-7732

 

APRIL 13, 2013

Redwood Symphony
Notes From Persia


Six Persian folk songs and melodies for orchestra and voice

Arranged by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project
April 13, 2013 * 8pm (pre-concert lecture at 7pm)
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd
Redwood City, CA

 

APRIL 22, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory

Faculty Concert Series: Works of Composer David Garner
Six Persian folk songs & melodies for piano, cello & daf (Persian drum)
Arranged by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project
Kristin Pankonin, Piano
Adaiha Macadam-Somer, Cello
Shahab Paranj, Daf
April 22, 2013 * 8pm
San Francisco Conservatory Concert Hall
50 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA

 

MAY 4 & 5, 2013

North Bay Opera
DON PASQUALE / Norina

Comedy in three acts
Saturday May 4, 2013 * 8pm
Sunday May 5, 2013 * 2pm
Fairfield Downtown Theater
Fairfield, CA

 

MAY 11, 2013

A Night Of Tribute To The Angels Of “MAHAK”
Concert with Maestro Loris Tjeknavorian

Tribute to the Angels of MAHAK
Performing works by Tjeknavorian & arrangements by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project
International Society of Children with Cancer (ISCC) Annual Fundraising Gala
Saturday May 11, 2013
Beverly Hills, CA
6pm Reception/Silent Auction
7pm Fundraising Dinner and Performances
Tickets: (949) 679-9911 (Limited Seating)

 

AUGUST 10, 2013

Celebrating Cyrus The Great & The Cyrus Cylinder’s Viewing In San Francisco

Concert with Maestro Loris Tjeknavorian & the San Francisco Philharmonic

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Saturday August 10, 2013 * 7:00pm
Nob Hill Masonic Center
1111 California Street
San Francisco, CA
Tickets are available here

 

NOVEMBER 2, 2013

Annual Fundraiser For The Angels Of “MAHAK”
Concert with Maestro Loris Tjeknavorian
Irvine, CA

2012 PERFORMANCES

PAAIA Annual Fundraiser Event

Concert with Maestro Loris Tjeknavorian
Performing works by Tjeknavorian & arrangements by David Garner for the Persian Melody Project
September 28, 2012
New York, NY

 

Opera On Tap – San Francisco

Soloist (Excerpts from Madama Butterfly)
August 18, 2012 * 8pm
Cafe Royale
800 Post Street
San Francisco, CA

 

Berkeley Academy of Music

MADAMA BUTTERFLY / Cio-cio San
April 14, 2012 * 7:30pm
April 15, 2012 * 7:30pm
Berkeley Methodist United Church
1710 Carleton Street
Berkeley, CA