Performances

Kevin Sims performs
WE HAVE TAKEN AND EATEN
October 10, 12 and 13, 2018
8:00pm
Graz, Austria

Long-time collaborator and friend, Kevin Sims, performs We Have Taken and Eaten, a monodrama for solo percussion at the NOW! Festival in Graz, Austria.

 

SORA Quartet premieres
HOLLOW CITY
June 22, 2018
7:00pm
South Oxford Space, Brooklyn New York
June 14, 2018
7:00pm
Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn New York

SORA presents the world premiere of Hollow City, alongside Bartok’s String Quartet No. 2, and Philip Glass’s Mishima.

 

TRANSIT NEW MUSIC performs
FOLDING
May 5, 2018
7:00pm
Detroit Institute of the Arts

The TRANSIT New Music Ensemble performs Folding alongside the Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen and works by younger composers that deal with existential themes like the Holocaust, eternity and the spiritual universe.

 

Light Matter Trio performs
BRONTAL SYMMETRY
April 25, 2018
8:00PM
Northridge, California

Light Matter Trio performs Brontal Symmetry at the Mike Curb College of the Arts, Media and Communication at California State University, Northridge.

 

Arrangements of Elliot Smith songs will be featured on a programed called “A Fond Farewell”. Third Angle will pair with Hand2Mouth Theater to create an evening-long performance piece that illustrates and celebrates Smith’s musical talents and legacy.

 

Violist and long-time collaborator, Anne Lanzilotti, premieres Our Sense of the Real Part IV at the OK Electronic Music Festival at Living Arts of Tusla in Tusla Oklahoma. Also on the program is America for solo viola.

 

Loadbang performs What is the Word at Conrad Prebys Concert Hall at UCSD.

 

Bearthoven 
New York premiere performance of
AMERICAN DREAM
  Roulette, Brooklyn New York

Brooklyn new music trio Bearthoven  gives the NYC premiere of the complete American Dream at Roulette. Karl Larson (piano), Pat Swoboda (bass) and Matt Evan (percussion).

 

Bent Duo
performs
DIGITAL SENSATION 
  Orange Hall at Suny Orange, New York

David Friend and Bill Solomon team up to perform Digital Sensation.

 

Karl Larson
performs the COMPLETE PIANO MUSIC OF
SCOTT WOLLSCHLEGER – PART II
Friday, February 2, 2018
8:30pm
Spectrum, Brooklyn New York 

Long-time collaborator and friend, Karl Larson, performs the second installment of Wollschleger’s complete piano music.

 

OUR SENSE OF THE REAL PART III
with OPEN MUSIC
  State College and Millheim, Pennsylvania

Film by Kevin Sims, score by Scott Wollschleger, music performed by Open Music for two very special shows.

 

andPlay
performs VIOLAIN
Thursday, December 14, 2017, New York City, DiMenna Center, 7:30pm
Sunday, November 12, 2017 – Los Angeles, CA, details TBD.
Friday, November 10, 2017 – Santa Cruz, CA, Indexical, 8pm
Wednesday, November 8, 2017, San Francisco CA, Center for New Music, 8pm

Power duo andPlay will preform the recently commissioned Violain for violin and violin.

 

Karl Larson 
performs the COMPLETE PIANO MUSIC OF
SCOTT WOLLSCHLEGER – PART I
Monday, November 20, 2017
8:30pm
Spectrum, Brooklyn New York 

Long-time collaborator and friend, Karl Larson, performs the first installment of Wollschleger’s complete piano music.

 

Ian Rosenbaum 
performs I IS NOT ME
Monday, November 20, 2017
8:30pm
Caveat

Percussionist, Ian Rosenbaum performs I is Not Me alongside other killer percussion works.

 

Karl Larson and Matt Evans
world premiere of
WE SEE THINGS THAT ARE NOT THERE
  Cornelia Street Cafe, New York City

Pianist Karl Larson and percussionist Matt Evans team up to premiere We See Things That are Not There for vibraphone and piano at Cornelia Street Cafe. Full program coming soon!

 

SOFT ABERRATION
ALBUM RELEASE PARTY
  On Stellar Rays

In celebration of composer Scott Wollschleger’s release of his debut album Soft Abberation on New Focus Recordings, please join us for an evening featuring the Mivos Quartet in Wollschleger’s Second String Quartet “White Wall” in addition to pianist Karl Larson in select solo works.

Light bites, cocktails, and mingling will follow the performance and CDs will be available for purchase. RSVP here!

 

Brooklyn new music trio Bearthoven returns to Columbus with 3 world premieres by upcoming compositional voices. Karl Larson (piano), Pat Swoboda (bass) and Matt Evans (percussion) will perform Shelley Washington’s “Silk” (2017); the world premiere of “happy/angry music” (2017) by Adam Roberts [commissioned by the Johnstone Fund]; the world premiere of “Near Sky” (2017) by Kristina Wolfe; and the world premiere of “American Dream” (2017) by Scott Wollschleger. This performance is part of the free “New Music at Short North Stage” concert series. Cocktails will be available for purchase starting at 6:00 p.m. at Ethel’s Lounge, adjacent to the theater. Seating is limited and available on a first-come first-served basis. Recommended for age 9 and older.

Lucy Dhegrae and Nathaniel LaNasa premiere
ANYWAY, WHERE THREADS GOES. IT ALL GOES WELL.
  Church of the Intercession (in the crypt!), New York City.

My new song along with new works by Shawn Jaeger, Adam Zuckerman, Leaha Maria Villarreal, and other works by Tonia Ko, Hayes Biggs, Thomas Adès, and Anna Thorvaldsdottir.

 

Loadbang performs What is the Word at the Queens New Music Festival.

 

 

Ivan Illic premieres Gas Station Canon Song at Bandon Town Hall in Ireland! Details here.

 

Exceptet premieres BRONTAL no. 7
  Metropolis, New York City 

Exceptet premieres Brontal no. 7 alongside other cool works. More details here.

 

Ian Rosenbaum plays I IS NOT ME
  Jamesport Meeting House

Ian Rosenbaum plays I is Not Me alongside Chris Cerrone’s Memory Palace. Details here.