BroadwayWorld: Professor Jorge Sosa Receives Orchestra Commission
BroadwayWorld.com reports that Dr. Jorge Sosa, Chair of Molloy College's Department of Music, has been commissioned to write a contemporary orchestral piece for New York City's Little Orchestra Society (L.O.S.) through an Individual Artist grant that was recently awarded by the New York State Council on the Arts. A retelling of the Mayan legend "The Monarch of Uxmal!," the work will be an 18-minute piece for orchestra, narrators, and electronic samples in three parts. The first part will debut during the Fall 2020 L.O.S. KIDS' program conducted by Grammy Award Winner and L.O.S. Artistic Advisor David Alan Miller.