ACA News and Events
-- "Aims of the Alliance," from ACA Bulletin, Vol 1, No. 1, April 1938
InnoVox at ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn
Date: April 17, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Admission: Call ShapeShifter Lab at (646) 820-9452 for ticket prices
InnoVox will perform works by composers Brian Fennelly (Skyscapes III), Gabriel Dharmoo, Ed Martin, James Croson, Philip Sink, and Dana Richardson at ShapeShifter Lab on April 17, 2015. Works presented are finalists in the ensemble’s 2015 International Green Call for Scores contest.
ShapeShifter Lab is located at 18 Whitwell Pl., Brooklyn. Please call ShapeShifter at (646) 820-9452 for ticket prices and availability.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Location: Brown Hall, New England Conservatory
The first in a series of concerts surveying the electronic music of composer Robert Ceely (1930-2015) created over a span of fifty years. This program features works realized in the Studio di Fonologia (RAI, Milan, Italy), one of the most important facilities in the history of electronic music.
The New-Music Consortium at the University of South Florida is proud to present Alive: The Music of David Liptak, featuring works by David Liptak and the two winning compositions from the Consortium’s 2015 Call for Scores. These works will be presented on April 10, 2015 at 7:30 pm, in Barness Recital Hall at the University of South Florida School of Music. The concert is free and open to the public.
In its seventh year, the Back Cove Festival of Contemporary Music at the Portland Conservatory of Music will present an engaging series of contemporary music concerts in Portland, Maine from April 9 to 12. Compositions by ACA members Elliott Schwartz, Gregory Hall and Beth Wiemann will be featured on several concerts at the festival.
The Momenta Quartet featured composer this spring is Matthew Greenbaum, one of the earliest supporters of the quartet. Momenta premiered his work “More Venerable Canons” on February 25th at Tenri Gallery in Manhattan. Stephanie Griffin sat down with the composer recently for this interview.
April 2nd, 8pm - The Red Note New Music Festival at Illinois State University presents the Momenta Quartet program:
Eric Nathan: Four to One (2011), written for Momenta
Matthew Greenbaum: More Venerable Canons (2013), written for Momenta
Earplay’s 30th anniversary season continued on Monday, March 16 at San Francisco’s ODC Theater, with world premiere performances of works by Ross Bauer, Christopher Wendell Jones, and Richard Festinger. Also on the program was Terry Riley’s String Trio: the composer’s early 60’s graduate thesis, and one of his his initial ventures into tape looping. To round out the evening, Earplay performed Daniel Tacke’s Im Rückblick, the winner of the 2014 Aird Competition. Congratulations to the winner of the 2014
Earplay Donald Aird Composers Competition: im Rückblick by Daniel Tacke. The concert ended with Chen Yi’s Happy Rain on a Spring Night.
The Washington Square Contemporary Music Society presents the second concert of its season, Sonic Excursions, at the Tenri Institute on Sunday, March 29 at 8 PM.
Address: 43A West 13th St., (between 5th and 6th Aves.)
General admission: $15
Students and seniors: $8
NYU students attend free of charge with their school ID
In conjunction with composer Amy Williams on piano, JACK Quartet will present works by David Liptak, Taylor Brook, and Amy Williams.
Time Spans - JACK Quartet with Amy Williams
Sunday, June 28, 2015 4:00 PM
Union Congregational Church, Crested Butte, CO