On April 1st, the IU Guitar ensemble will premiere my work “Shumba” for guitar ensemble under the direction of Dr. Daniel Duarte. The piece was commissioned by Mtro. Ernesto Bitetti as part of the Bernstein at 100 celebrations.
The invisible hand was performed in Taipei on December 17th and 20th including a concert at the National Theater! Great times and wonderful music with Ching-Yi Lin, Shu-Ting Hsu, Hillary Herndon, Andy Braddock, and Paul York.
As part of the South Eastern Composers Collective concert season, my fixed media work “60 bandos 60” was presented at the University of North Georgia. The concert also included works by Joe Alexander, Peter Z. Lane, Martin Gendelman, William Price and David Peoples.
You can find the video of the show here.
Enjoy some incredibly wonderful works by Wayne Siegel, Annie Pirotta, Sláva Vorlová, Jorge Variego and Michael Smetanin! Special thanks to David Lempriere-Laughton for an amazing job on the piano!
Southeastern Electro-Acoustic Composers Collective Concert
Monday, November 13, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Powell Recital Hall
1- La Jungla (2014) fixed media Jorge Variego
2- Ask Not… tuba and fixed media (2011) Joe Alexander
Alex Lapins – tuba
3- Aeromancer (2008) bassoon and fixed media Peter Van Zandt Lane
Peter Van Zandt Lane – bassoon
4- I/O (2017) fixed media William Price
5- A House Lost in the Forest (2017) David Peoples
Diana Peoples – piano
6- UT Electroacoustic Ensemble – Dr. Jorge Variego founder director
Elise Stephens, live visuals
Alex Ring Gray, computer, EWI
Harry Ward, computer, keyboard
Joseph Cullen Burke, synthesizer
Marc Guigere, self-made instrument
Jorge Variego, computer
Tyler Hyers, piano, recorder
Gage Lippi, keys
Skye Van Duuren, trumpet
Wesley Fowler, percussion
Brandan Harden, synthesizer
Alejandra Saez (piano) and Mauricio Agüero (alto sax) will present “Crippled tango” on 11/02 at 9PM at the Nave Universitaria – Sala Chalo Tulián.
Thrilled to have Hillary Herndon and Daphne Gerling perform “The invisible hand” at the 60th College Music Society National Conference in San Antonio this October 28th.
Super excited to be part of this project that involves composers from Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama. The series includes an event at UA Birmingham (September), UT Knoxville (November), UN Georgia (December), UG (January) and UGS (February). The repertoire includes new electroacoustic works by Gendelman, Alexander, Lane, Price, Variego, Bryant and Peoples.
Thrilled to be presenting new work at the Brushwick Studio concerts hosted by the Ensemble Mise-en in Brooklyn.
This series will take place on September 23-24 , click for more information!
16 Veils proposes a collective improvisation between two live performers (bass clarinet and mixer). This will be the world premiere of the work.
My piece “Recontextualizations” was selected for the 4.2 summer release of the Ink&coda journal. I’m thrilled to be part of it among an outstanding selection of creative artists. The recording of the work features the Domino Ensemble with Mark Boling (guitar), Keith Brown (drums), Jon Hamar (double bass) and Jorge Variego (bass clarinet and electronics). Enjoy!
Percussionist extraordinaire Roberto Oliveira (Robertoliveira) will present one of my works for percussion and video at the Concert Hall Great Amber. Tonight! Liepājas koncertzāle Lielais dzintars. Concert hall Great Amber.