2020 Kachaturian International Competition

I am honored to serve on the jury of the 2020 Armenian State Symphony Orchestra Khachaturian International Competition for violin taking place from 6 to 15 June 2020. Normally held in Armenia's capital city of Yerevan, the competition will be…

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In The Press

Getting the feeling that the 2020s are going to be a fun decade. Some major announcements are queued up for the coming weeks, but let's wrap up 2019 first.

Croatia's leading national newspaper Vecernji List ran a nice profile of…

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GRAMMY Nominations

All right all right!  I'm very proud to announce that my work is featured on two albums nominated in the 62nd GRAMMY Awards, to be held on January 26, 2020. The albums are:

Category 38: Best Gospel Album

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Dreadnaught, She Wrote

Yearning to hear a sing-a-long worth "Perfect Strangers" played live? Salivating to experience "Night Court" whilst reading a vintage copy of Pro Wrestling Illustrated? Can't help but dream of having one hand on the Atari and the other around a…

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Seven Seven Second Songs

I've been meaning to do this for some time now, and the first June in over a decade at home and *not* on the road gave me a few minutes to spare. For those who enjoy their music brief, odd…

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"Sleepwalk" out April 1, 2019

As with so many good Italian-American boys of a certain vintage, Santo & Johnny’s “Sleepwalk” has been a favorite of Dreadnaught's since we were all a very young age. A fantastical, dreamy, romantic recording with one of loveliest melodies of…

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Writers On A New England Stage with Dan Brown

Pictures from Writers On A New England Stage with Dan Brown on November 9, 2017 at The Music Hall in Portsmouth NH. Interview by Virginia Prescott, music by Dreadnaught, broadcast on NHPR.

Recording in Croatia, Cuba, and Czech Republic

Fortunately, I love making music, because this was an End-Boss level Fall for my company PARMA. In addition to all the domestic recordings we did in the U.S., including the latest in our MOTO series with our pal/cellist extraordinaire Ovidiu…

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