Orchestral: Symphonic Poem (Mt. Washington) available on MMC cd
Meet the Orchestra due for MMC cd release in 2002. Concerto for Saxophone and
Orchestra recently completed (premiere by Detlef Bensmann anticipated for
2002-2003 season in Berlin.
Chamber Music: performances by Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Berlin Saxophone
Quartet, Boston Composers String Quartet and the Maryland Bach Aria Group.
Choral music: two cantatas and several anthems performed for church services.
Pedagogical Piano music: Conversations at the Piano: 25 duets for Students and
Mr. Mascari is a graduate of Holy Cross College, holds Master of Music Degrees
in Jazz Studies and Classical Composition from New England Conservatory and
taught as a graduate assistant in the Theory Department at Boston University
where he was enrolled in the doctoral program. His teachers have included
Charles Fussell, Marjorie Merryman, Joseph Maneri, William Thomas McKinley and
Lukas Foss. In addition to composing, Mr. Mascari has been teaching privately
for nearly a quarter of a century, has been performing professionally for more
than 30 years and had been Music Director for the
Hartford Street Presbyterian Church for more than two decades.