• 2016-2017 Season Opener                               September 16, 2016 | 8PM

    2016-2017 Season Opener                     September 16, 2016 | 8PM

    Yarn/Wire celebrates the opening of our 11th Concert Season with the fifth instllament of Yarn/Wire/Curents series, presenting three brand new commissioned works:
    Alvin Lucier - Oases (2016) 
    Catherine Lamb - curvo totlitas (2016)
    Anthony Vine - distance/absense (2016)
    Location: Pioneer Works - 159 Pioneer Street,  Red Hook
    Admission: $15

  • September 25, 2016 | 3PM                                   The Pianos at Corcoran

    September 25, 2016 | 3PM                       The Pianos at Corcoran

    At my very first performance at the George Washington University, I will share the stage with pianist Malinee Peris in a program that explores the two pianos on the stage at the Hammer Auditorium in the Corcoran School for Arts and Design.  Music by Mozart, Debussy, Ligeti, Murail, and Kurtág.
    Admission FREE
    Location: Corcoran Flagg Building - 500 17th St. NW, Washington DC

  • September 27, 2016 | 6PM                                    Miller Pop-up with Andrew McIntosh

    September 27, 2016 | 6PM                         Miller Pop-up with Andrew McIntosh

    Yarn/Wire invites LA-based performer/composer Andrew McIntosh to join in for the opening of the Popup series at Miller Theater. Compositions and World Premiere by Andrew McIntosh. Full Program Information 
    Admission FREE
    Location: Miller Theater - 2960 Broadway, New York NY 10027

  • October 19-22, 2016                      Contemporary Music Festival @ U of Tennessee

    October 19-22, 2016               Contemporary Music Festival @ U of Tennessee

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville presents its second annual Contemporary Music Festival to be held October 19-22, 2016.  Yarn/Wire will share concerts, presentations, lectures, and masterclasses with students and the public. We will also present a new work commissioned by the festival composer Travis Weller. Program TBA 
    Location: University of Tennessee - 1741 Volunteer Blvd, Knoxville

  • November 10, 2016 | 8PM                         Chicago Arts Club

    November 10, 2016 | 8PM                 Chicago Arts Club

    Yarn/Wire travels to Chicago for an evening of premieres by Chicago-based composer Olivia Block, and long-time collaborator, Aaron Einbond. This program will explore the boundaries between sound installations and performance practice through these newly commissioned works.
    Olivia Block- Calibration Circle (2016)
    Aaron Einbond - Literalists of the Imagination (2016)
    More Information TBA 

  • October 11, 2016 | 4PM                                    Piano Masterclass at Roosevelt University

    October 11, 2016 | 4PM                         Piano Masterclass at Roosevelt University

    By the invitation of pianist Winston Choi of the  Roosevelt University, I will be conducting a piano masterclasses with my colleague pianist Laura Barger. We will be spending the afternoon with piano students working on various repertoires. Free Admission
    Location: 430 S. Michigan Ave.Chicago, IL 60605

  • October 11, 2016 | 8PM                              Yarn/Wire at Constellation

    October 11, 2016 | 8PM                     Yarn/Wire at Constellation

    Yarn/Wire returns to Constellation to present a collection of newly commissioned works that explores the boundaries between sound, ambient noise, and performance art. Works by Catherine Lamb, Mark Fell, and Alvin Lucier.
    More Information TBA
    Location: 3111 N Western Ave - Chicago, IL

  • November 21, 2016                         counter)induction with Eric Moe

    November 21, 2016                 counter)induction with Eric Moe

    counter)induction teams up with long-time collaborator composer and pianist Eric Moe to present an evening of his music. More information TBA.

  • December 1, 2016 | 8PM                              Zosha Di Castri Miller Theater Composer Portrait

    December 1, 2016 | 8PM                     Zosha Di Castri Miller Theater Composer Portrait

    Pianists, percussionists, and vocalists of Yarn/Wire and Ekmeles come together alongside electronics to explore the rich gamut of Di Castri’s work. More Information
    Location: 2960 Broadway (at 116th Street) - New York City 

  • December 17, 2016 | 3PM & 7PM                    Miller Theater’s Carnival of the Animals

    December 17, 2016 | 3PM & 7PM             Miller Theater’s Carnival of the Animals

    Music by Camille Saint-Saëns, with poetry by Ogden Nash - Miller’s holiday “salute to feathers, fur, and fins” is back! Bring your friends and family and join us for a reinvigorated version of Lake Simons’ imaginative Carnival. Watch as everyday objects take on new lives as lions, elephants, and birds, through the incredible work of our puppeteers. Hear top-notch musical performances by some of the city’s best players. It’s an experience that’s sure to delight imaginative audiences of all ages!
    Location: Miller Theater

  • January 18-20, 2017                                    University of Michigan Residency

    January 18-20, 2017                         University of Michigan Residency

    Yarn/Wire visits University of Michigan for a three-day long residency after our M-prize open-category win last spring.  We will be working and performing with students in the chamber music program at the University, and present a concert of our own repertoire. Details TBA
    Location: Earl V. Moore Building, 1100 Baits Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 

  • January 25-28, 2017                                 University of Virginia Residency

    January 25-28, 2017                       University of Virginia Residency

    Yarn/Wire presents masterclasses, lectures, and a concert of new works by UVA graduate composition students. Details TBA 
    Location: University of Virginia in Charlottesville

  • February 3, 2017 | 7:30PM                                 GWU Yeskel Faculty Concert Series

    February 3, 2017 | 7:30PM                       GWU Yeskel Faculty Concert Series

    I will be presenting my first solo faculty concert since joining the George Washington University.  
    Rates of Extinction (2017) World Premiere by Wang Lu
    Nine Parts of Two (2016) by Wang Lu and Slides by William O’Brien Jr.
    Moebius-Ring (2003) by Misato Mochizuki
    Trajectories (2013) for piano & electronics by Anna Thorvaldsdóttir and visuals constructed by Sigurður Guðjónsson
    Location: Corcoran Flagg Building Hammer Auditorium, Washington DC 
    Admission FREE

  • March 2, 2017 | 8PM                                             Misato Mochizuki at  Miller Theater

    March 2, 2017 | 8PM                               Misato Mochizuki at Miller Theater

    Miller Theater at Columbia University presents Misato Mochizuki at its Composer Portrait Series. The program will feature Yarn/Wire and Jack quartet. Additional Program and Event Information
    Location:  
    2960 Broadway (at 116th Street) - NYC 
     

  • March 3-4, 2017                                           Montreal/New Musics 2017

    March 3-4, 2017                             Montreal/New Musics 2017

    Yarn/Wire makes a debut performance in Canada at the Montreal/New Musics 2017 Festival. The program will include Canadian-born composers Zosha di Castri and Chiyoko Szlavnics. More Info
    Chiyoko Szlavnics - Mind Is Moving (2015)
    Zosha DiCastri - new work for Yarn/Wire (2016)