events 2015

Carlotta Ferrari's Tiento de Batalla (Peter Clark, organ) broadcast on December 27, 2015, at 10:03, during VIVA 21ST CENTURY - the annual WPRB marathon devoted to contemporary composers. Marvin Rosen, host.



Chist Church Worthing, UK, December 19, 2015

European Advent and Christmas Organ Music by John Collins, including Carlotta Ferrari’s Pastorale “In dulci jubilo”.




December 8, 2015 at Central Synagogue - New York
Marco Lo Muscio (Rome) performs music by Rick Wakeman, Eugene Magalif, Aaron Copland, Keith Emerson, and Carlotta Ferrari






December 1, 2015 – St Görans kyrka – Mariehamn, Finland

John Emanuelsson, violin; Judit Deáki, cembalo.

Music by J.S.Bach, J.H.Kapsberger, Carlotta Ferrari, Aulis Salminen, G.F.Händel.





Begravningskapellet i Mariehamn, Finland

Oct 30, 2015 at 18:00

Organ recital by Judit Deáki including music by Carlotta Ferrari and Rosalie Bonighton












Saint Peter's Catholic Church, Roath.
CF24 3 Cardiff, UK
October 17, 2015

A recital as part of the Made in Roath celebrations. Peter Clark plays music by Nigel Ogden, Carol Williams, Joel Martinson, Johan Wentink, Marco Lo Muscio, Rosalie Bonighton and Carlotta Ferrari's Organ on Rag (world premiere).











Organist John Collins will be performing Carlotta Ferrari's Ricercare e Canzona on September 23, 2015, during the "Lunchtime recitals" concert series.



Concert tour around the USA and Romania, where Matthew McConnell, harpsichord, performs Carlotta Ferrari's 3 Preludi non misurati

Sept 20, 2015 7:00pm  Williamstown, MA: First Baptist Church

Sept 19, 2015 10:00am  Pittsfield, MA: Zion Lutheran Church

Aug 29, 2015 6:00pm  Bucharest, Romania: ROMEXPO Exhibition

Aug 28, 2015 12:00pm  Bistrița, Romania: Muzeul Judetean

Aug 1, 2015  12:00pm   Adams, MA: Aggie Fair 

July 20, 2015 12:00pm   Williamstown, MA: St. John's Episcopal Church

July 18, 2015  5:00pm   Hinsdale, MA: Ashmere Lake

July 11, 2015   12:30pm   Stamford, VT: Stamford Community Church

June 14, 2015  3:30pm   Plymouth, CT: First Baptist Church of Plymouth

June 11, 2015  1:30pm    Adams, MA: St. Stanislaus Kostka School

May 30, 2015  6:00pm   Pittsfield, MA: Crown Plaza

May 22, 2015  10:30am   Putnam Valley, NY: Putnam Valley High School

May 13, 2015  12:00pm   Schuylerville, NY: Schuylerville Central School

May 10, 2015  2:00pm    Wilmington, VT: Wilmington Baptist Church

May 3, 2015   3:00PM   New Lebanon, NY: Immaculate Conception Church

April 19, 2015  7:00pm    North Adams, MA: First Baptist Church



Västerås kulturnatt, 19/09/2015, 18:30h

Judit Deáki performing Carlotta Ferrari's Preludio e Ciaccona







SUMMER 2015 -- Carson Cooman performing Carlotta Ferrari's music:


July 8 -- King's Chapel, Boston, MA -- Tiento de falsas (world premiere)

July 26 -- St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Cambridge, MA -- Tiento de batalla

August 2 -- The Memorial Church, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA -- Tiento de batalla

August 16 -- Second Congregational Church (Unitarian Universalist), Nantucket, MA -- Tiento de batalla

September 13 -- First Unitarian Society, Newton, MA -- Tiento de batalla


















Organ concerts by Luca Massaglia at the Rieger organ of the Lillehammer Kirke in Lillehammer (28/06/2015) and at the at the Bragernes Kirke in Drammen (01/07/2015). Norway.

Heinrich SCHEIDEMANN (1596 ca. - 1663)
   Praeambulum in d, WV 34
Andreas WILLSCHER (1955)
   Grave (no. 1 from "Chansons für eine Kathedrale")
Carlotta FERRARI (1975)
   Toccata sopra i pedali "ut re mi fa sol la"
Marco LO MUSCIO (1971)
   Meditazione estatica no. 3 "Homage to Jarrett" (no. 3 from "Meditazioni estatiche")
   Prelude "to Lúthien"
Joonas KOKKONEN (1921-1996)
   Lux aeterna
Jeanne DEMESSIEUX (1921 - 1968)
   O Filii (no. 7 from "Douze Choral Préludes sur des thèmes grégoriennes", op. 8)
Mikael TARIVERDIEV (1931 - 1996)
   Aria - Inventio - Finale (from Organ Concerto no. 1 "Cassandra", op. 91)
Marian SAWA (1937 - 2005)





Singing Recital (pianist Andrea Benecke) | Soprano Katerina Mina performing song cycles by Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, Alma Mahler and contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari | Steinway-Haus Hamburg | 25 June 2015 | Artist & more




Matthew McConnell's 2015  Summer Tour

Dr. Matt will be traveling across New England with his harpsichord the summer of 2015, performing in New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. Music will include works by English Baroque masters, as well as J.S. Bach, Frescobaldi, and recent compositions (dedicated to Dr. Matt) by contemporary Havard composer Carson Cooman, and Italian composer Carlotta Ferrari.




St Peter's Church, Cardiff UK

June 11, 2015, 7:30 pm

Organ music of Carlotta Ferrari played by Peter Clark.

The programme, entirely devoted to the contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari, will include the symphonic poem Giovanni della Croce based on the life of St John of the Cross and the world premiere of a new piece, Tiento de Lleno, especially composed by Carlotta for Peter to play at this recital.

Free admission.




Sunday, June 7, 2015 at 4 pm, St Botolph's Church, Worthing UK

Concert in aid of Nepal rebuilding effort

Organist John Collins performs a programme including Carlotta Ferrari's Ricercare e canzona for organ

Toccata Settima, bk I - Gerolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)
Meio registo alto 2 Tom - Diogo de Conceição 17th century
Sonata in F - Giulio Bajamonti (1744-1800)
Ricercare e Canzona - Carlotta Ferrari (b1975)
Voluntary XVI in C - John Marsh (1752-1828)







17 maggio 2015

Palazzo Gallio, Gravedona (Como), Italia

L'ensemble vocale In...Canto diretto da Antonella Gianese esegue in concerto il brano Quasi aurora (n°2 dai Canti di Santa Ildegarda) di Carlotta Ferrari






Organ recital by John Collins


May 15, 2015, 12:30pm

St. Nicholas Church, Pevensey, East Sussex UK

Programme to include Frescobaldi, Pachelbel, Conceicao, Valerj, the Goodwins, Heron, anon. sonatas from 18th century Croatia and Portugal, and the world premiere of Ricercare e canzona by Carlotta Ferrari, dedicated to John Collins.





May 1st, 2015 - Organ recital by John Collins

St. George's Church, Worthing, UK


Programme includes Carlotta Ferrari's Preludio, fuga e tarantella





April 19, 2015  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Baptist Church of North Adams
131 Main Street, North Adams MA 01247, USA

Matthew McConnell, harpsichords

Music by Bach, Scarlatti, Frescobaldi, McConnell, Carlotta Ferrari, Carson Cooman.









Every Wednesday in March on Classical Discoveries from 5:30 through 11:00am

WPRB 103.3FM Princeton NJ, or on the Internet at:

Every March from 2004, in observance of Women’s History Month, Classical Discoveries pays tribute to music by women composers from all over the world and through the centuries.
Every regular scheduled program is exclusively devoted to their music.

Carlotta Ferrari's "Preludio, fuga e tarantella" per piccolo organo positivo (2015) is broadcast on March 25!





March 2015


Concert tour by organist Luca Massaglia in Russia performing Carlotta Ferrari's "Toccata sopra i pedali Ut re mi fa sol la"



March 22, 2015 - Concert Hall of Ul'janovsk Philharmonic Society

March 26, 2015 - Two concerts (17:00 and 19:00) at the Concert Hall of Penza Philharmonic Society

March 29, 2015 - Evangelical Baptist Church in Moscow (15:00)

March 29, 2015 - St. Peter and Paul Evangelic Lutheran Cathedral in Moscow (19:00)








Harvard University - The Memorial Church

Carson Cooman, organ

performs Carlotta Ferrari's Preludio, fuga e tarantella (per piccolo organo positivo). World premiere.

February 24, 2015 at 7:30 pm






February 5th, 2015

St. Peters Erindale Anglican Church, 1745 Dundas street west, Mississauga L5K - Canada

Anita Gaide & Eric Hanbury - Organ


- Petite Suite (1996) Denis Bedard (1950 - )
(Introduction, Fanfare, Lied, Scherzando)
- Duet in A Major Johann Christian Bach (1735-1782)
(Allegretto, Minuet)
- Fantasie in D minor Adolph Hesse (1809-1863)
(Andante, Allegretto, Allegro Vivace, Moderato)
- Totentanz (2004) Carlotta Ferrari (1975 - )
“If you don’t eat macaroni at Epiphany, you will see the Devil when you die”
- Trilogie (1992) Denis Bedard
(Cortege, Reverie, Danse)






Lotus Lullaby for violin and piano

by Carlotta Ferrari, world premiered

in The Villages, Florida.


January 18 2015.


Violin: Tommaso Bruno

Piano: Giuseppe Bruno.











Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Pechino
San Li Tun, Dong Er Jie 2
100600 Beijing - Repubblica Popolare Cinese

三里屯东二街2号  100600 北京, 中国

Giovedi 15 gennaio 2015 ore 19:00

Li Man, Lu Yu, Qi Shan, Shi Jing Xue, soprani
Paolo Valcepina, pianoforte

Musiche di Pergolesi, Bellini, Verdi, Carlotta Ferrari, e arie tradizionali cinesi.