05/13/2023

Ugay presents a lecture "Motherhood in my Music", as well as performs her Mother Tales with Darrian Lee at the HERo Conference

10AM - Performance

6PM - Lecture

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Dohnanyi Recital Hall, Tallahassee, FL

03/20/2023

04/01/2023

04/03/2023

​​Premiere of a short opera We Meet in the Water by Liliya Ugay with libretto by Sokunthary Svay - as a part of "Fractured Mosaics" - a collaborative virtual opera that asks what it means to be Asian American. Produced and presented by Boston-based White Snake Projects with Victory Players (Cerise Lim Jacobs, producer, and Tian Ng Hui, music director and conductor). Soloists: Chihiro Asano, Angela Yam, Ziwen Xiang

Other composers and librettists include Nico Alcala/Deepali Gupta, Ben Kono/Monique Truong, and  Randall Eng/Cerise Lim Jacobs

​live online

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02/01-03/2024

21st International Festival of New Music at the Florida State University

Recital of selected works from Festival Call for Score by Polymorphia (directed by Ugay)

and performance of Ugay's Chhlong Tonle

(more information coming soon)

Opperman Music Hall

Tallahassee, FL



07/01/2023

Unheard-Of//Ensemble opens CCI (Composers Collaborative Initiative) workshops performing Ugay's After the End of Time and Messiaen's iconic Quartet for the End of Time ​at the Mission Concepción (UNESCO World Heritage)

7:30PM

San Antonio, Texas

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recent and upcoming events

01/20/2024

Redlands Symphony and choir (conducted by Ransom Wilson) premieres Status Pending

by Liliya Ugay with the text by Antigoni Gaitana

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Redlands, CA


05/27/2023

Unheard-Of//Ensemble presents "Cultural Ecologies" performing Ugay's After the End of Time alongside Oliver Messiaen's iconic Quartet for the End of Time on the water at Brooklyn Dredgers Bunker 


7:30PM

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Brooklyn, NYC, NY

03/10/2023 

​SUMMIT Chamber Music Series, Sunmi Chang (violin) and Clara Yang (piano) premiere Ugay's Mother Tales alongside with works by Price and Beach at the St. Thomas à Becket Episcopal Church, 7PM

Morgantown, West Virginia

also on 

03/23/2023 

at the Price Music Center, 7:30PM

Chapel Hill, NC

04/20/2023

PoIymorphia under direction of Liliya Ugay Ugay presents a full concert of music by FSU graduate students and faculty, including Ugay's Mother Tales performed by Darrian Lee; design by Bella Schwerin


composer, pianist
L I L I Y A   U G A Y

01/14/2023: 

Ensemble Victory Players under direction of Tian Ng Hui, present the program "El Puerto Rico" at Pablo Casals Symphonic Hall. They feature ten works commissioned for the ensemble including Ugay's Island of Enchantment for sextet. The concert is presented by Pro Arte Musical.

7pm; Pablo Casals Symphonic Hall

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San Juan, Puerto Rico

02/21-24/2024

FSU Festival of Creative Arts

Premiere of Ugay's new work on text by David Kirby for the FSU University Symphony

(more information coming soon)

Ruby Diamond Concert Hall

Tallahassee, FL



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​Photocredit: Dilya Khaliulina

02/25/2023

Ugay is improvising with Michael Bakan and  Brian Hall in Blue Tavern, $10 admission

Tallahassee, FL

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07/04/2023

Florrie Marshall presents Ugay's 25-min solo viola piece A Tale of One Viola ​in her lecture-recital at the College of Music Society International Conference at Hilton Garden Inn, Prussian Room, 11:30AM

Vilnius, Lithuania

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03/07/2023

icarus Quartet performs Ugay's Sleep-n-Play  at the Garrison Forest School, 10AM

Owing Mills, MD

also on

04/29/2023for the Steinway series at Silo Hill (sold out), 4PM Phoenix, MD

01/18/2023: 

Associate Dean of Yale School of Music Melvin Chen presents a program featuring Beethoven's Diabelli Variations and 10 new variations on Diabelli's 1819 waltz by the YSM faculty composers and alumni including Aaron Kernis, Timo Andres, Lori Laitman, Krists Auznieks, and Liliya Ugay as a part of the Horowitz Piano Series

7:30pm; Sprague Recital Hall, New Haven, CT

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