JFK premieres; a “ravishing grand opera”, a “triumphant work”, “absorbing,” “soul-shattering.”
Dog Days at LA Opera, Fort Worth Opera, PROTOTYPE; makes European premiere to rave reviews.
DTL signs with Boosey & Hawkes.
DTL named Composer in Residence for Opera Philadelphia.
DTL receives Met/LCT Commission
Soldier Songs on Innova!
Dog Days called the “best opera of 2012” topping year end lists in The NYTimes, Time Out NY, Star Ledger, WQXR, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and Opera (UK.)
Many rave reviews for Dog Days! / Luring Younger Ears to the Aria (WSJ)
DTL pens article for the New York Times Opinionator Blog.