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New CD just recorded with cellist Zuill Bailey

David just finished recording a new CD for Azica with the acclaimed cellist Zuill Bailey. The album, with music by Schubert, Falla, Leisner, Villa-Lobos, Gluck, Saint-Saƫns and Paganini, is scheduled for release in October, 2015.

New publication from Theodore Presser Co.

Theodore Presser Co. has just released David composition from the 1990′s, On Jazz Terrain for flute, clarinet, saxophone and piano. Score and parts available from www.presser.com. Live YouTube videos of each movement can be found on the composition videos page.

Newest composition releases from Theodore Presser Co.

Theodore Presser Co. continues to release a number of Leisner compositions. Most recent are: Embrace of Peace for full orchestra (rental), Das Wunderbare Wesen for baritone and cello, Labyrinths II for solo piano, and Disturbed, A Lullaby for solo guitar. At the premiere of Embrace of Peace, the Westport News (CT) reported that it is “a rich tone poem, striving, passionate, hopeful. It reflects brilliant intellect in combination with brilliant…