Music Department Faculty and Staff
Jorge Sosa is a Mexican-born composer and Assistant Professor of Music at Molloy College. Jorge has recently been commissioned to write his second opera "Monkey" with librettist Cerise Jacobs. "Monkey" is schedule for workshop performances in Boston during the Fall 2017 season, and the premiere scheduled for Fall 2019. Jorge's first full-length opera, "La Reina," commissioned by the American Lyric Theater (ALT), was performed in a concert version as part of the 2016 "PROTOTYPE" festival in NY. Jorge has been composer in residence with the NYUNME during the 2015/2016 concert season collaborating on several projects with the group. Jorge was a guest artist at the Difrazzione Festival in Flroence in 2017 premiering the works "Longing" and "Distorted Reality." In 2016 his piece "Domino Effect" for Alto Sax and String Orchestra was selected for the closing of the Foro Internacional de Música Nueva in Mexico City. Jorge's CD's "Plastic Time" and "Enceladus" are available on all the major music download sites and through the website www.jorgesosa.com.