A beautiful new CD on NEOS entitled: "Love Songs", dedicated to my beloved Jeannine, and featuring her magnificent photos throughout the enclosed booklet. "Love Songs" includes musicians from America, and Austria (Vienna Philharmonic musicians), as well as a superlative singer from Austria, Isabel Pfefferkorn, a real superstar here in Europe, able to sing Classical, Opera [...]
On the 22nd and 23rd of January 2020 Laurie Altman's world premiere of his Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra, commissioned by Christoph Zimper, with the first clarinetist of the Salzburg Symphony orchestra will take place in Vienna. The performance will also be recorded on the 23rd. Laurie Altman will also begin recording a new CD [...]
The 9th Festival of the European Clarinet Association in Camerino Italy from August 10-14 will present the Italian Premiere of Laurie Altman's "Singularities" for Bb Clarinet and Bass Clarinet.
Altman's Piano Sonata #5 has been put forth as a possible nominee for a Grammy award as best classical composition of 2014, while his CD Divergence has been accorded the same honor as best small ensemble recording. The final Grammy nominations will be made public in December.
20 November 2014 ~ Soprano Patrice Michaels new CD INTERSECTION: Jazz meets classical song contains almost 26 minutes of Altman's music his Two Re-imaginings of Italian Aria's and his Quartet piece - Soprano, Piano, Violin and Cello- called Gig Songs.