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Upcoming and recent performances

The Farmer
The Farmer - Computer Collage by Mark Seabrook
Lecture About Sad Music and Happy Dance 2017 1 hour For violinist and dancer In collaboration with Shila Anaraki and Aisha Orazbayeva
Shila Anaraki and Aisha Orazbayeva
  • Decontamination, Manchester, UK 28 February 2018
  • City University, London, UK 27 February 2018
  • Turner Sims, Southampton, UK 26 February 2018
  • Stuk/Transit Festival, Leuven, Belgium 21 October 2017
Letter Pieces 2007+ Open-score pieces for performer (e.g. dancer, live-artist, actor) and musician (vocal or any instrument).
900 Guitar Duo
  • Artasylum, Fermo, Italy 22 February 2017
Chiara Percivati and Chiara Saccone
  • Civico Istituto Musicale, Pinerolo, Italy 28 April 2017
Decoder
  • Elphilharmonie Kaistudio, Hamburg, Germany 16 February 2018
  • NRW Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany 4 February 2017
Ensemble Lemniscate
  • Musik21 Niedersachsen, Neuenkirchen, Germany 14 May 2017
Eventuell
  • Unternehmen Mitte Tresorraum, Bael, Switzerland 8 February 2017
  • Zwischennbuhne Horw, Switzerland 7 February 2017
  • Theatre Studio Olten, Switzerland 2 February 2017
  • Buhne S, Zürich, Switzerland 1 February 2017
Fast Medium Swing 2008 10 minutes For solo piano, 3 instruments and sampler.
Defunensemble
  • Musica Nova Helsinki, Finland 11 February 2017
  • Club Żak, Gdansk, Poland 21 January 2017
Ensemble Lemniscate
  • Druckerei, Basel, Switzerland 30 October 2017
  • Kunstraum Walcheturm, Zürich, Switzerland 29 October 2017
  • La Cap, Bern, Switzerland 27 October 2017
  • La Voire, Biel, Switzerland 26 October 2017
  • Springhornhof, Germany 13 May 2017
  • Hannover, Germany 12 May 2017
Electric Dreams A historic opera 2015 70 minutes
Commissioned by The 6th Johann-Joseph-Fux Competition for Opera
Conductor: W. Hattinger; director: P. Krenn
  • Musikprotokol, Graz, Austria 8, 9 & 11 October 2017
Popular Contexts, Volume 2 2010 25 minutes For piano, sampler, voice and physical actions (one person) For Stephane Ginsburgh
Commissioned by Centre Henri Pousseur for Stephane Ginsburgh
Antoine Françoise
  • Festival des jardins musicaux, Switzerland 20 August 2017
Hara Alonso
  • First Piano Festival, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 7 June 2017
Katherine Tinker
  • Phaedra Ensemble, Juji Bar and Stage, London, UK 20 January 2017
Stephane Ginsburgh
  • Smog, Brussels, Belgium 10 June 2017
Hi hat and Me 2010 5 minutes For solo percussionist (voice and hi-hat). For Claire Edwardes
Claire Edwardes
  • Macedon Music, Australia 30 July 2017
Miquel Bernat
  • Fundación BBVA, Madrid, Spain 13 March 2017
Lecture about Listening to Music 2017 32 minutes For lecturer, soprano/tenor saxophone and synthesiser/samples
Patrick Stadler and Antoine Françoise
  • Tzlil Meudcan Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel 11 July 2017
Popular Contexts, Volume 8: five soundscapes for a contemporary percussionist 2015 25 For midi pads and assorted acoustic instruments Written for Håkon Stene
Commissioned by The Norwegian Programme for Artistic Research
Håkon Stene
  • Research Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Italy 16 June 2017
  • Nexe Percussion Academy, Valencia, Spain 11 March 2017
Popular Contexts, Volume 7: Public domain music 2014 25 minutes For clarinet, electric guitar, synthesizer and sampler, drum-kit and cello.
Commissioned by asamisimasa
asamisimasa
  • Research Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Italy 16 June 2017 [extract]
  • SWR, Donaueschingen, Germany 13 May 2017
Popular Contexts, Volume 6 2013 23 minutes Trio for vibraphone, drum-kit and sampler keyboard
Commissioned by MaerzMusik, Speak Percussion with support from Julian Burnside
Piñata Percussion
  • University of Western Australia, Australia 23 April 2017 [extract]
  • Freemantle Arts Centre, Australia 24 March 2017
Plus Minus
  • Café Oto, London, UK 18 May 2017
Logic Rock 2013 7 minutes For guitar and drum kit For Toon Callier and Jeroen Stevens
Commissioned by bESIdES
Graham Banfield and Michael Murphy
  • St Andrew’s Church, Toronto, Canada 18 January 2017
Popular Contexts 2010 30 minutes For piano and sampler. For Mark Knoop
Katherine Tinker
  • London College of Music, UK 18 January 2017