Movement Zero Podcast
Dominick DiOrio was featured on a recent special composer spotlight episode of the podcast Movement Zero. Producer Bobby Conselatore spoke with Dominick about the major themes of identity, love and death in his music. The episode featured selections from his works You Do Not Walk Alone, Stravinsky Refracted, And the Barriers had Vanished, A Ghost Through the Winding Years, and I Am. Subscribe and leave a review for Movement Zero on iTunes or listen at movement0.com.
CD Review in Choir & Organ Magazine
The November / December issue of Choir & Organ gives five stars to soft blink of amber light, the recently released album by Houston Chamber Choir and Robert Simpson. Calling the composers on the album "very gifted," reviewer Shirley Ratcliffe also says that my work A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass "provides a triumphant ending to a very interesting programme." Read more here.
Ithaca College Alumni Award
Dominick is proud to be the recipient of this year's Outstanding Young Alumni Award from Ithaca College. Given annually to one alumnus who has graduated within the past 5 to 15 years and who is excelling in his or her profession, all recipients have been recognized as emerging leaders in their fields. Dominick accepted the award from the Ithaca College Alumni Association Board of Directors during an honorary dinner on October 8th as part of Alumni Weekend 2016. See the award ceremony video and read more.
Juventas Releases "Spectres" on New Dynamic Records
Cutting-edge new works by Nick Omiccioli, Baljinder Sekhon, Erich Stem, Peter Van Zandt Lane and Dominick DiOrio performed by Juventas New Music Ensemble and Lidiya Yankovskaya with countertenor Andrew Rader, gambist Eric Fisher, and NOTUS: IU Contemporary Vocal Ensemble. Purchase on CDBaby.