Flutist Diane Grubbe and I will be performing I Dream of Coloured Inks for two flutes and computer by Michael Rothkopf.
Center for New Music
55 Taylor St. San Francisco, CA 94012
April 14, 2018, 7:30PM
Guerrilla Composers Guild presents: Keyed Kontraptions
We will be premiering new works by Lily Chen, Sarah Wald, Bryan Lin, and Joseph M. Colombo. We will also be performing a recently composed piece by Yangfan Xu.
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Seventh Avenue Presbyterian Church
1329 Seventh Avenue
San Francisco, California 94122
My good friend Emily Sternfeld-Dunn is having a CD release show at the Center for New Music in San Francisco! I will be joining her for the San Francisco premiere of Aleksander Sternfeld-Dunn’s Nasty Women, a song cycle for piano and chamber group that explores feminist and anti-feminist texts.
Thursday, March 29
Center for New Music, 55 Taylor Street, SF, CA 94102
Tickets: $15 General, $10 Members, Students
Keyed Kontraptions, my contrabass flute and contraforte duo will be performing at the Hot Air Music Festival at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018.
We will be premiering a new work by Yangfan Xu as well as performing the very first piece written for us, Strawocktopuss, by Joseph M. Colombo.
Hot Air Music Festival
Session 2 (1:30-5:30pm)
Sol Joseph Recital Hall
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
50 Oak St. San Francisco, CA
I'll be opening for Cellist/Singer-Songwriter Wes Swing at The Lost Church in San Francisco. I'll be playing a ~30 minute solo set of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. See you there!
Buy tickets here!
$15 before and $20 day of show online and at the door.
The Lost Church
65 Capp Street San Francisco, CA, 94103
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:00 PM (event ends at 10:30 PM)
This event is 12 and over.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7pm.
Culver Center of the Arts
3834 Main Street
Riverside, CA 92501
The Outpost Concert Series presents virtuosic and dynamic performances of music that fearlessly explores groundbreaking territory. Our featured artists come from across the country and connect Riverside's musical culture with a larger, national scene.
Free admission for all concerts.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Knuth Hall, Creative Arts Building (Corner of Holloway Ave and Tapia Dr.)
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
We will be premiering a new interactive graphic score piece I made for A/B Duo at this concert!
Also on the program:
Sol Moon Rocker by Zack Browning
Breathing Bridge by Brooks Frederickson
October 24, 2017 at 7:00pm
Canterbury Parish Hall
5 Center Road, Canterbury, NH
Areon Flutes will play an intimate house concert in Oakland!
Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8pm
Tickets are $20 general and $15 for the emerging artist discount, payable in cash at the door.
RSVP to Anne Rainwater for venue adress:
anne.rainwater at gmail.com
The Vernon Salon Series is a monthly contemporary art gathering, hosted by pianist Anne Rainwater, whose mission is to provide Bay Area musicians (and others who are visiting!) an informal setting to present and discuss new works with friends.
More info here.
I will be teaching at the Areon Summer Flute Institute this July in Los Altos, California!
Applications for this fun day camp for flutists aged 9-collegiate are available now at http://areonflutes.com.
Scholarships as well as Camp Counselor and Teaching Assistant positions are also available.
The Mineral Kingdom is performing at FreqFestSF v2.0! We will be performing on the first night of this chiptune festival organized by 8BitSF and 8BitSF.
Fri & Sat, July 21-22, 2017
Doors @ 7pm, show @ 7:30pm [The Mineral Kingdom will be on at 9:30 on Friday, 7/21]
Codeword - 917 Folsom St, San Francisco
$11 per night advance; $20 advance two-night pass
$15 admision at doors each night
A/B Duo will be performing at the NMASS Festival in Austin this July!
We will be performing on July 15 in the evening, as well as July 16 in the afternoon.
Stay tuned! Or check out the NMASS website.
New Media Art & Sound Summit 2017
July 14, 15, 16 at Springdale Station
979 Springdale Rd Austin, TX 78702
A/B Duo will be performing a piece by Aaron Gervais at Composers Inc's show:
Saturday, May 13, 8:00pm
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way, Berkeley
Matthew Paul Finnigan Commissioning Award
Amaranth String Quartet
Shit Around the World
Suzanne and Lee Ettelson Composer’s Award
Amaranth String Quartet
Frank La Rocca, Ryan Rey, Allen Shearer, Nicholas Vasallo
[new work jointly composed by Composers, Inc.’s Artistic Directors]
Gabriela Lena Frank
Amaranth String Quartet
TBD Winner, !BAMM! Student Composers Competition winner
Areon Flutes at Santa Clara University
I will be performing a solo set of mostly electroacoustic music at the Center for New Music and Audio Technologies in Berkeley.
Fractus III: Aerophoneme for flute and quadraphonic sound by Eli Fieldsteel
Flight of the Bleeper Bird for flute and Gameboy by Matthew Joseph Payne
Sometimes the City is Silent by Janice Misurell-Mitchell
Mercurial for flute and tape by Jay Batzner
Etude for contrabass flute and TI83+ calculator by Matthew Joseph Payne
1750 Arch St, Berkeley, California 94709
Tickets available at the door, cash only
$10 / $5 students
I'll be performing with Areon Flutes as they celebrate the release of their album Thrive.
November 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
A/B Duo will be playing a full recital at the San Francisco Presidio Officers Club! We will be playing pieces from our new album, Variety Show.
This event is free but due to space constraints registration is required.
More info and tickets/registration: http://www.presidio.gov/events/presidio-sessions-ab-duo
A/B Duo will be performing at SF Music Day this year! Catch us at 2:45PM in the Atrium Theater inside the Veterans Memorial Building in San Francisco. We are one of several chamber /jazz/etc groups performing all day!
FREE. Details here: http://www.sffcm.org/sfmusic-day/
A/B Duo has an album coming out and we will be performing selections from the album on September 22 at 8PM at the Center for New Music in San Francisco. We will be splitting the show with fellow Aerocade Music artists and everyone's favorite Saxophone and Bassoon Duo, Post-Haste Reed Duo!
I'll be performing with Areon Flutes on Sunday August 14th at the NFA convention. We will be performing a fun piece by Danny Clay called Broken Birds.
"Multiple Flutes No. 3"
Royal Palm 4-5-6
I'll be performing with Areon Flutes during the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts 25h Anniversary Festival!
We are on at 1:30PM. FREE!
Presented by the City of Mountain View
Saturday, August 6 from 10 AM – 4 PM Celebrate 25 Years of awesome performances at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts. With free performances including music, dance, comedy, theatre and film on all stages throughout the day, there is sure to be something for everyone. Food trucks and commemorative swag will be available.
I'm very excited to present my new piece, Blueprint, at the Soundwave Biennial.
Featuring the Meerenai Shim Quartet:
Michael Hernandez, soprano sax
Kassey Plaha, flute
Meerenai Shim, contrabass flute
Kris King, contraforte
Friday, August 5, 2016
San Francisco, CA
Soundwave is produced by MEDIATE Art Group, a San Francisco-based 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization that creates meaningful, cutting edge art and music experiences through the activation of people, places and environments in the San Francisco Bay Area.
MEDIATE created Soundwave in 2002 as a festival that investigates a new idea through innovative sound, art and music every season. Renowned for its thoughtful curation and unique programming in diverse spaces and places, Soundwave brings together creators from across the sonic spectrum to discover new connections through sound-making and the sound experience.