schedule

In Progress

with composers/sound artists Brian House and Sue Huang

A 10 channel audio and video installation recorded at the Freshkills Landfill in New York City.

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In Progress

with ecological artist Aviva Rahmani, composer Eve Beglarian, choreographer Yoshiko Chuma.

Blued Trees, Black Sky is an outdoor installation work for 24 double basses that explores the tension between ecocidal fossil fuel policies and the drive for the common good expressed in movements for environmental and Earth justice.

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May 3, 2020

Bang On A Can Virtual Marathon

Premiere of Ken Thomson's Birds and Ambulances for solo double bass

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May 30, 2020

Online Panel Discussion - FETA (Foundation for Emerging Technologies and Art)

Music, Art, and Technology: What Are We Zooming Into?

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June 14, 2020

Bang On A Can Virtual Marathon

Premiere of Žibuoklė Martinaitytė's Abyssal Zone for solo double bass.

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July 6, 2020

Online Masterclass - Festival Eleazar Carvalho

Fortaleza, Brazil

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July 11, 2020

New Music on the Point's 10th anniversary virtual concert. Premieres by 10 NMOP composer-performer alumni teams.

Concert and Commissions sponsored by the Robert Black Foundation.

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July 17, 2020

with Talujon

online performance of John Cage's Ryoanji

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August 2, 2020

Bang On A Can All Stars

LIVE SHOW at MASS MoCA

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August 16, 2020

Bang On A Can Virtual Marathon

Premiere of Nick Dunston's Fainting is Down, Whooshing is Up for solo double bass.

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August 29, 2020

Megéve Festival, Geneve Switzerland

Performance of James Sellars' orchestra work Afterwards and Three Nocturnes for solo piano.

Sponsored by the Robert Black Foundation.

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August 29

with School of Hard Knocks

solo appearance on SML: Zooma - Dead End

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September 4, 2020

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital of Possessed Improvisations sponsored by Deep Tones for Peace.

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October 2, 2020

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Music of Hans Werner Henze and Peter Velikonja.

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October 17 & 18

with School of Hard Knocks

Solo appearance.

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October 18, 2020

Bang On A Can Virtual Marathon

Premiere of Arise for solo double bass by Krists Auznieks.

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October 31, 2020

Sponsored by Omnibus Ensemble

Labortory for Contemporary Music at the State Conservatory of Uzbekistan.

Lecture on Contemporary double bass writing and repertoire

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November 6, 2020

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Australian music by Colin Bright and Kate Moore.

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December 4, 2020

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Music by David Lang and Tyson Davis.

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January 1, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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February 5, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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March 5, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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April 2, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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May 7, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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June 4, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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June 6-20, 2020

New Music on the Point - Vermont

Faculty member at this 2 week contemporary composer/performer festival.

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July 2, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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August 6, 2021

First Fridays with Robert Black

Solo mini-recital sponsored by Bang On A Can. Program TBA.

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