MARCH 27 - MUSIC FOR YOUR LIVING ROOM
9PM. LAGUARDIA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, QUEENS, NY.
Clarinetist Carlos Cordeiro performs this 90-minute installation work at LPAC's Rought Draft Festival lobby.
APRIL 5 - thingNY FUNDRAISER [DONATE NOW]
6PM-10PM. STANDARD TOYKRAFT. BROOKLYN, NY.
Games, food, booze, and a snippet of a new production of This Takes Place Close By. Save the date and come help send us to Edmonton, and St. Louis, and bring other artists here to NYC as part of our Immediacies Series. www.indiegogo.com
APRIL 9-13 - ROBERT ASHLEY - CRASH [WORLD PREMIERE]
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF ART. NEW YORK, NY.
Ashley's latest opera, journals his life, masculine and feminine cycles, "smallness", and what to do about neighbors. Performed a capella by myself, Gelsey Bell, Amirtha Kidambi, Brian McCorkle, Dave Ruder and Aliza Simons. Directed by Alex Waterman. Sound by Tom Hamilton.
APRIL 26 - THIS TAKES PLACE CLOSE BY
8PM. HOLY TRINITY ANGLICAN CHURCH. EDMONTON, CANADA.
thingNY is premiering a new version of our opera-in-progress as part of New Music Edmonton.
MAY 2-11 - NEW DISCHORD FESTIVAL
Andrew Livingston, Jeffrey Young and myself team up with visual artists John McLeod and Megan Hollenbeck to create a new video work.
MAY 15 - thingNY's IMMEDIACIES SERIES 2.4
8PM. FIREHOUSE SPACE. BROOKLYN, NY
Gelsey Bell and I perform her song cycle Scaling and the Omaha-based QUINCE Vocal Ensemble performs works for female voice from their new album.
MAY 22 - PERFECT LIVES PITTSBURGH
11AM-11:30PM. VARIOUS SITES. PITTSBURGH, PA.
Varispeed's site-specific day-long arrangement of the Robert Ashley TV opera comes to life all around the Steel City as part of the Hear/Now Festival, curated by Alia Musica.
MAY 25 - INUKSUIT
TIME TBA. PITTSBURGH, PA.
I'm a small, but feisty part of John Luther Adams' massive environmental work for 99 percussionists as part of the Hear/Now Festival, curated by Alia Musica. .
JUNE 22 - thingNY + FACE THE MUSIC
12PM, 2PM. QUEENS MUSEUM OF ART. QUEENS, NY.
A new collaboration between thingNY and the young composer-performers of Face the Music, the world's youngest contemporary music ensemble.
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