Monthly Archives: September 2014

Hollywood Bowl – September 26, 2014

September 26, 2014Selections from Heart And Breath Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA, USA Richard Reed Parry (of Arcade Fire) featuring Bryce Dessner and yMusic will open for Trey Anastasio with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, performing together selections from Music for Heart and Breath, Parry’s first full album of classical compositions, produced by Bryce Buy Tickets

Gap Presents!

September 25, 2014An Evening With So Percussion Curated By Bryce Dessner The Green Building, Brooklyn, NY, USA GAP Presents an evening of music curated by Bryce Dessner and performed by So Percussion Buy Tickets

Inside the Kronos Quartet Playing Aheym

The New York Times has published an amazing interactive feature exploring how quartets communicate. Using 3D-data capture to render the Kronos Quartet as “dot clouds” they investigate how cueing and body language establish rhythms. One of the pieces they use to explore the intricacies of performing as an ensemble is my composition “Aheym.” Watch Kronos …

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Reeperbahn Festival

September 18, 2014Reeperbahn Festival Mojo Club, Hamburg, Germany Little Blue Something and Tenebre, performed by Ensemble Resonanz Buy Tickets

Kronos Quartet – Łaźnia Nowa Theatre

September 17, 2014Aheym (Homeward) Łaźnia Nowa Theatre, Krakow, Poland Performed by Kronos Quartet Buy Tickets

Fall 2014 Performances

I’m writing to share some highlights of the fall 2014 season performances of my work. It’s been a busy year that will culminate in some of my favorite ensembles performing my music and a premiere of an exciting new project. First, on September 25th, Gowanus Arts will present an evening with So Percussion performing selections …

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SiriusXM “Composer Roundtable” Airdates

Last spring I participated in SiriusXM Symphony Hall’s “Composer Roundtable” with Jennifer Higdon and John Luther Adams. It was great to speak with such amazing composers about our work and to get the chance to touch on some of the finer points of composing. The discussion will air on the Symphony Hall Channel on the …

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Music for Wood and Strings – Sept 12 2014

September 12, 2014MUSIC FOR WOOD AND STRINGS Alexander Hall, Princeton, NJ, USA Performed by So Percussion More Info

Kronos Quartet – Courtyard, Moni Lazariston

September 12, 2014Aheym (Homeward) Courtyard, Moni Lazariston, Thessaloniki, Greece Performed by Kronos Quartet Buy Tickets

Two Art Openings In NYC This Week

Happy to be in NYC this week and be able to catch 2 art openings for projects that I was involved in. “A Lot of Sorrow,” the a video work by Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson filmed during that time we played “Sorrow” continuously for 6 hours straight at MoMA PS1, opens tomorrow. The opening is …

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