Couldn’t be more thrilled to be this year’s guest artist at the EMM Festival at Lewis University (Philip Lynch Theater) in Romeoville, IL — October 11-13. Looking forward to meeting all of the participants and so happy to be working with the wonderful composers Aurie Hsu, Steven Kemper, Tianyi Wang, Michael Rothkopf, Christopher Hopkins, Rodrigo Cadiz, and Jacob Thiede!
Thrilled to be joining the Anagram Ensemble on the second night of James Ilgenfritz’s residency at The Stone (The New School Glass Box Theatre — 55 W. 13th Street) on Wednesday, June 13, 8:30. Featured are 2 premieres including “How To Talk To Your Children About Not Looking At The Eclipse” for solo sputtering flute.
On Friday, June 22, 8 pm — also on 13th street (this time at Tenri Cultural Institute – 43 West 13th) — I join the incomparable Vasko Dukovski in the Either/Or production CHIAROSCURO in an evening of sights and sounds for flute and clarinet!!
It’s almost Spring and you know what that means!!! Tons of new works!!…..To kick off the season, I join my dear friends Richard Carrick and Vasko Dukoski on March 22nd in an evening of spanking new pieces by Rick as part of the of the Debussy festival at Spectrum. https://www.facebook.com/events/543905069328995/
Couldn’t be happier to spend the end of summer in Vermont with one of my favorite collaborators,Eve Beglarian! We are currently recording many dozens of flute(s!) tracks that will soon turn into Tower of Ivory which will be premiered on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Burlington at the North Country Electronic Music Festival (hosted by Kalvos and Damian!!!). We will be at ArtsRiot (400 Pine Street) and our set is around 4…..if you’re in the area, please stop by!!!
Headed to Denmark for the 2017 NIMEfest!!! Playing fabulous new pieces for gadgets and sensor suits and such!!……..Tuesday, May 16, 20:00 – Koncertkirken…..jajaj!!!!
Thrilled to be performing a solo multimedia portrait concert of Kaija Saariaho and Jean Baptiste Barriere (directed by Luca Veggetti) on Thursday, November 3rd, 7:30 pm at the New School’s Tishman Auditorium (info here). Through the evocative works of these 2 masterful artists, this interdisciplinary show entitled Contemplations explores the fragility of life and finds that in often dark paths, a sense of hope and resilience can be found in the act of mindful perseverance. Everyone is invited to this very special show —-and it is FREE!!!……hope to see you there!
I am extraordinarily honored to join the brilliant forces of pianist Aki Takahashi and percussionist David Shively in a performance of the recently discovered Cheap Imitation by Morton Feldman at Le Poisson Rouge 0n Tuesday, July 5, 6 pm in a program entitled CAGE, FELDMAN interprets CAGE, CAGE interprets SATIE. Aki worked closely with both Cage and Feldman and her performances of their music should not be missed!!! It is my great privilege to perform (and record!) this little known work by Feldman with her— this is a must-see show!!! Info here….see you there!
The Metropolitan Museum and Analog Arts presents the US premiere of Stockhausen’s KLANG cycle!! This massive, amazing work is being presented at The Met, The Cloisters and The Breuer Building. My performances are:
3/25, 5:30 – Harmonien (solo fl) at The Met in The Blanche and A.L. Levine Court.
3/26, 12:45 – Schonheit (fl, bass cl, tpt) at The Cloisters, Pontaut Chapter House room
3/26, 2:15 – Schonheit, The Cloisters, Pontaut Chapter House room
3/26, 3:15ish? – Harmonien, The Cloisters, Langon Chapel
If a week of Romanian Spectral music is not on your bucket list, it should be!!! Either/Or has set up shop at Columbia University’s Miller Theater to work with the legendary Iancu Dumistrescu — a visionary and sonic wizard who crafts music with his sheer presence! 2 Pop-ups and a Portrait:
March 1, 6 PM Parallels and Precursors
Music of Bartók, Enescu, Niculescu, and premieres from guest composers Ana-Maria Avram and Iancu Dumitrescu. On-stage at Miller Theatre with beer and wine!
March 3, 6 PM – Ana-Maria Avram
New and recent chamber music from Ana-Maria Avram (including a gorgeous Bass Flute solo!!!). On-stage at Miller Theatre with beer from Harlem Brewing Co.
March 5, 8 PM – Iancu Dumitrescu
Miller Theatre’s Composer Portraits and Either/Or present a rare US portrait concert of the legendary Iancu Dumitrescu. Works ranging from soloist with electronics to large ensemble, including 2 World Premieres and 2 US Premieres.