Staged Music and recording projects

01.01.16 to 01.31.16 |

Houston , TX US

*Lainie is at work on a staged music project*

Lincoln Center, Dance on Camera Festival, 'Widow' by Jil Guyon

02.04.14 |Tuesday, February 4th, 3pm

Walter Reade Theater, Lincoln Center, New York City

Lainie recorded vocals for composer Chris Becker's score for a short film "Widow" created and starring Jil Guyon ( whose work includes visual as well as performance art. This is a beautiful film-and must see at Lincoln Center: See Vimeo excerpt:

NINE EPITAPHS from "In her Springtime" ~ song cycle/chamber opera by Joe LoCascio

04.28.13 |4pm

Nine Epitaphs from "In her Springtime", with Teruhiko Toda, pianist. Song cycle/chamber opera for Mezzo-Soprano and piano by composer Joe LoCascio. Settings of lyrics from 19th century epitaphs and poems.

Spring Composers Concert- A program of original music by Joe LoCascio, Aubrey Tucker and Stephen Yip.
Houston Community College - NW (Spring Branch/Town & Country Campus)
Performing Arts Center
Free Admission
1040 West Sam Houston Parkway North
Houston, TX 77043
Phone (713) 718-5700

Houston Composer's Alliance Composer's Salon

04.14.13 |7:30pm, Cullen Hall, The University of St. Thomas

"Two Blues" (1991)~ For Mezzo-soprano and Clarinet solo. With Richard Nunemaker, clarinet. Music by Jack Gottlieb, on poems of Tennessee Williams (Kitchen Door Blues and Gold Tooth Blues, 1954).

Cullen Hall, University of St. Thomas
4001 Mt. Vernon Houston, TX 77006
Free admission to open Composer's salon
Featuring new works and recent 20th century compositions

HANDEL MESSIAH; Alto Soloist, with The Choral Society of Pensacola

12.01.12 to 12.02.12 |December 1st and 2nd

Pensacola , FL

Saturday, December 1, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
Location: St. Paul's Catholic Church, 3131 Hyde Park Road

Sunday, December 2, 2012, 2:30pm
Location: Gulf Shores United Methodist Church, 1900 Gulf Shores Parkway (Highway 59), Gulf Shores, AL
Conducted by Xiaolun Chen, Choral Society Artistic Director, with The Choral Society Orchestra

Houston Composers Alliance

09.23.12 |6pm


Composer Salon #4
at Houston Community College
Spring Branch Performing Arts Center in Theater 2
1040 W Sam Houston Pkwy N., 77043
No cover

Lainie sings two 'Epitaph Songs', by composer Joe LoCascio, with Hsin-Jung Tsai, composer/pianist

Houston Composers Alliance

07.15.12 |7pm


Composer Salon #2
at Houston Community College
Spring Branch Performing Arts Center in Theater 2
1040 W Sam Houston Tollway N, 77043
No cover

~Singing a new song by Hsin-Jung Tsai, composer; and Poulenc

Lainie Diamond is a Classical Singer of songs for concerts, oratorio/choral companies, opera, and special occasions/ceremonies~

04.14.12 to 12.31.14 |~ONGOING

Houston , TX

Divergence Vocal Theater

05.21.11 |6pm

Houston , TX

Opening Performance and Party for Divergence Vocal Theater~ Featuring guest opera artists

Christmas at the Villa, Soloist and Alto

12.11.10 to 12.12.10 |7:30pm Saturday, 3:30pm Sunday, 7:30pm Sunday

Houston , TX

Singing as Soloist and alto in Christmas concerts at the beautiful Villa de Matel Chapel, Houston

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 12, 2010, 3:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Chapel of the Villa de Matel, Houston, TX

Choral Society of Pensacola, Handel Messiah, Mezzo-Soprano soloist

12.04.10 |8:00pm

Pensacola , FL

Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 5725 N. 9th Ave.