Daniel Sonenberg is the composer of The Summer King - An Opera in Two Acts on the Life of Josh Gibson - and numerous other works of chamber, larger ensemble, and vocal music, as well as several albums of original rock music. He lives in Portland, Maine, and is associate professor and resident composer at the University of Southern Maine


Pittsburgh Opera announces it will mount the staged World Premiere of The Summer King in April 2017, with a cast to include mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves