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Baljinder Sekhon, Composer

Baljinder Sekhon is a composer and percussionist who currently lives in Tampa, FL.  Sekhon's award winning music ranges from works for full orchestra to gamelan ensemble to electronic music.  Throughout this website you can listen to sound clips, view score examples and purchase sheet music. Sekhon currently teaches composition and electronic music as a faculty member of the University of South Florida School of Music.
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NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Heisler/Yeh Duo Tour and CD Release

The Heisler/Yeh Duo will be performing Gradient during their tour of Taiwan and China in May 2014. After returning to the United States, they will record Gradient for their CD release on AMP Recordings with Mark Bunce (Mid-American Contemporary Music Center) as the engineer and producer. The Heisler/Yeh duo is Jeffrey Heisler, saxophone; I-Chen Yeh, piano.

SUN at Stellenbosch International Chamber Music Festival

SUN will be performed by the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire Percussion Ensemble during the Stellenbosch International Chamber Music Festival in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The ensemble is directed by Jeff Crowell and their performance will be streamed live at 1:00PM (UTC+02:00) on July 5th HERE.

Carnegie Hall - Double Concerto Premiere

Sekhon's new Double Percussion Concerto received its premiere on March 4, 2014 in Carnegie Hall (New York City). The featured soloists were be Robert McCormick and Lee Hinkle and the performing ensemble was the University of South Florida Wind Ensemble directed by John Carmichael. Many encore performances will be delivered across the USA in 2014/2015.

CD Release - Soli for Soprano and Percussion Orchestra

Gradient 2.0 The new McCormick Percussion Group CD is out! The CD featured soprano Jamie Jordan, director Robert McCormick, and members of the McCormick Percussion Group performing works by Matt Barber, Baljinder Sekhon, and Jean Barraque. Sekhon's work Twelve Virtues was premiered in Fall 2011 by Jamie Jordan and the McCormick Percussion Group. The CD is available on iTunes, Amazon, and other major retailers. Here is a link to the Ravello Records page for this disc.

Gradient 2.0 at NASA 2014

Gradient 2.0 (saxophone and percussion ensemble) was chosen for the featured evening chamber music concert at the 2014 NASA Biennial Conference. The concert took place on Saturday, March 22 at 7:00pm in the Great Hall of the Krannert Performaing Arts Center. This performance featured Doug O'Connor (saxophone) and the University of Illinois Percussion Ensemble directed by William Moersch.

CD Release - WINE DARK SEA

Couloir Duo's new CD WINE DARK SEA is released! The album includes their fIrst-rate recording of Sekhon's work Drifting Seeds which was commissioned by the duo in 2011. HERE is a video trailer and HERE is a link to Ravello's page for the disc. You can find the new CD on iTunes, Naxos, and other major outlets.

 

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