Current Events and News
The Golden Gate Men's Chorus of San Francisco performed Haneirot Halalu as part of their 2021 Holiday concerts.
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December 2021: Dr. Hoffman arranged his piano piece, “Get me a rag!” “Just a minute...” for Ragtime Ensemble.
Summer, 2021: An orchestral accompaniment for Nature (SATB & piano) was published by ECS Publishing Group.
The Indiana State School Music Association included my composition O Absalom for male chorus among their required titles for the return-to-school 2021-2022 school year.
July, 2021: Kindle the Taper was published by Ione Press, Inc., a BMI-affiliated division of ECS Publishing Group, Catalog Nos. 8974 (choral score), 8974A (full score), 8974B
(instrumental parts). Just in time for the 2021 holiday season of live and virtual performances: Chanukah text by Emma Lazarus; setting for mixed chorus and harp or piano, with
optional trumpet, horn, and cymbals. Dr. Hoffman will provide links to to order the music and to a recording when available. #livemusic2021
June 24, 2021: Author/composer Byron Adams authored an entry for Dr. Hoffman that was published by the Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians Online.
May 7, 2021 - Saint John's University Men's Chorus performed O Absalom (TTBB).