Events

Upcoming

January 27, 8PM – Boston New Music Initiative performers Pictures (The Record Company, 960 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA)

March 15-18, 2018 – New pieces for piano/percussion quartet and trumpet and electronics will be performed by Yarn/Wire and members of SPLICE Ensemble for the 2018 BEAMSfest at Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)

Past

   –  2017

November 11, 7PM – New Music Brandeis: Composers Collective (Slosberg Music Center at Brandeis, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA)

October 8, 7PMRose Traces (percussion quartet) will be performed by Cisum Percussion in New York (Scholes Street Studios at 375 Lorimer St in Brooklyn)

September 24, 730PM – Dreamsongs premiered by Juventas Ensemble (Killian Hall at MIT, 474-160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA)

August 11 – Jux (piano quartet) performed by Daniel Fuchs, Simon Alexandre, Giulia Pozzi, and Jesse Plessis at Université  de Montreal as part of the Laboratoire de musique contemporaine de Montréal

July 12-30 – In Amherst, VA for a fellowship at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts

May 12, 8PM – My new piece for large brass ensemble performed at a Chimera New Music concert at Boston Conservatory (Boston, MA)

May 12, 630PM Zentripedal Duo performs The City in a Cloud with a live mime person! For Composer Concordance’s Mimes, Memes, and Moms concert. (Players Theater at 115 MacDougal St. in New York)

May 8, 7PM – lullaby was premiered by my friend Ernest Ling at Slosberg Music Center (Waltham, MA)

April 29, 6PM – I premiered/performed new work for voice and electronics (alongside some wonderful BEAMS friends) in partnership with the Boston Sculptors Gallery (Boston, MA)

April 15 – Clarinetist Luke Ellard performed Ramblin’ Fool  at University of North Texas (Denton, Texas)

March 22 and 23, 730PM – The Bird on a String  performed by Juventas New Music Ensemble for their Music in Flight concert. Club OBERON (2 Arrow St., Cambridge, MA).

February 4 – Presenting my piece Voice Counterpoint #3 and giving a short talk about process and pedagogy in composition at the Pitt Music Graduate Student Conference (Pittsburgh, PA)

January 29, 1PMFuzzy Assemblages premiered by PRISM saxophone quartet at Slosberg Music Center (Waltham, MA)

   –  2016

November 13, 7:30PM – Hibiscus for solo piano premiered by Mark Loria at Gerald Levinson’s 65th Birthday Celebration. Lang Concert Hall (Swarthmore, PA)

November 12, 8PM – Percussionist Nicholas Samuels performs the full version of Studies after Ellsworth Kelly. Boston University College of Fine Arts, room 167 (Boston, MA)

November 4, 7PM – Brandeis Electroacoustic Music Studio (BEAMS) half-marathon. Voice Counterpoint #3 for solo voice and live electronics. Slosberg Music Center (Waltham, MA)

July 14 –  Jitterbugs for two pianos premiered by Laura Barger and Ning Yu of Yarn/Wire. 730 PM at Stony Brook University (100 Nicolls Rd., Stony Brook, NY)

June 28 – Duo Cortona performs Music (after Amy Lowell) as part of the Cortona Sessions for New Music. Hotel Oasi Neumann (Cortona, Italy)

May 8 – My masters thesis (a song cycle based on the poetry of Archy the Cockroach) will be performed on the New Music Brandeis season finale. Slosberg Music Center (415 South Street, Waltham, MA)

April 17Studies after Ellsworth Kelly for timpani and crotales (one player) will be premiered in a recital by percussionist Nicholas Samuels. 8PM at Boston University (Boston, MA)

April 16 – Guerilla Opera performs five new one-act operas by Brandeis composers (including my opera The Moose) as part of the Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts. 8PM at Slosberg Music Center (415 South Street, Waltham, MA)

April 16 – I’m taking part in the installation/multilayered performance piece Moving Voice, guided by Tony Arnold + Tori Cheah and involving four other creator people. 2PM-6PM at Brandeis University (415 South Street, Waltham, MA)

April 2 – Orchestra 2001 premieres prisoners alongside Stravinsky’s L’Histoire du Soldat and other new works for the same ensemble. Lang Concert Hall at Swarthmore College (500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA)

March 19 – Duo Cortona performs Music (after Amy Lowell) as part of the Contemporary Undercurrent of Song Project. (Princeton, NJ)

January 15 – les oiseaux qui sont gelés for mixed quartet premiered as part of CollisionSeries. 7pm at the cell theatre (338 W 23rd St, New York, NY)

   –  2015

October 18, 3-9 PM – SoNIC Festival: Duo Cortona (Ari Streisfeld and Rachel Calloway) perform my piece Music (after Amy Lowell) for violin and mezzo-soprano at  the Jack Out of the Box Marathon. Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center at 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY