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to the official site of Daniel Abraham, conductor, musicologist, and educator.

Conductor & Artistic Director, The Bach Sinfonia & Sinfonia Voci
Associate Professor of Music & Director of Choral Activities, American University
Conductor, American University Chorus
Conductor, American University Chamber Singers

Clinician & Festival Conductor
Early Music Editor
Program Annotator


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New News . . .

American University Promotes Daniel Abraham to Full Professor 

A member of the faculty at American University since fall 1999, Daniel Abraham has received promotion to Professor of Music. The letter of promotion from the Provost of the University cited Abraham's work as "an important figure in the field of historically informed performance" as well as "critically acclaimed audio recordings that have made a significant contribution to the history of early music" and dedication to teaching that was "extraordinary." Congratulations to Dan on this great accompalishment and deserved promotion.

J. D. Zelenka Capriccios Disc Named to Sunday Baroque's 2013 Gift List 

December 1, 2013: Bach Sinfonia's release of Jan Dismas Zelenka: The Capriccios (Daniel Abraham, conductor) named to NPR's National Syndicated program Sunday Baroque's 2013 Holiday Gift List. The Capriccios is one of 13 items on the list and among some really stellar company in the early music world.
http://www.sundaybaroque.org/sbgift2013.html

Jan Dismas Zelenka: The Capriccios. Conductor, The Bach Sinfonia with soloists R. J. Kelley and Alexandra Cook, horns. 
Sono Luminus DSL-92763
2-CD set includes DDD audio and Blu-Ray surround audio in 5.1 & 7.1
 
The Blu-Ray disc was also recently named Audiofile Audition's Multichannel Disc of the Month for October 2013
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