JANUARY



January 1

konzert im atelier  - wilhelmstraße 21 (hof), 42781 haan (D) - 16:00 uhr

gedichte: saleh srouji, friederike mayröcker, gonca özmen, emilio prados, nelly sachs, ibn arabi
musik: johann jakob froberger (1616-1667)
sylvia alexandra schimag (lesung), antoine beuger (spinett)
 



January 8

SECOND SUNDAY SERIES curated by Kevin Ferrell
Bloomingdale School of Music, 323 West 108th St, New York - 3-5 pm


Craig Shepard presents Circle Music 4.1
together with Kevin Farell (contrabass), Erin Rogers (saxophone) and Meighan Stoops (clarinet).
Meighan Stoops begins at 3:00 pm with a solo set.
 



January 11  -  Februar 5

6:9 weltversprechen  Gabrielenstrasse 9, München Neuhausen (DE)


Jürg Frey: Landschaft mit Wörtern (installation)




January 14

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 20:00 h


marcus kaiser: cello solo I / unterholz
marcus kaiser (cello)




January 18

A PLACE TO LISTEN
James Bay United Church, 517 Michigan Street, Victoria (CAN) - 19:00 h


Antoine Beuger: calme étendue (mandolin), Beethoven: Adagio ma non troppo WoO 43 No. 2
Alex Jang (mandolin), Daniel Brandes (piano)
 



January 21

MUSIC COMPOSITION HACKATHON curated by Jonathan Marmor
45 W 18th St, New York City (USA) - 12-10 pm


Craig Shepard leads a day-long composition workshop with an informal performance in the evening.
Everyone writes, everyone performs. No prior musical training necessary.
You can read about two past composition workshops here.




January 22 

6:9 weltversprechen  Gabrielenstrasse 9, München Neuhausen (DE) - 20:00 Uhr


EXPANDING TIME 
Winnie Brückner, Philipp Cieslewicz, Burkard Wehner (Gesang); Normisa Pereira da Silva (Baßflöte); Rasha Ragab (Rezitationen, arabisch), Christoph Nicolaus (Steinharfe)




January 23
INFUSE PRÉSENTE: SOUNDINITIATIVE
Espace des arts sans frontières, Paris (F) - 20:00 h


Michael Pisaro: A discrete reconciliation between balance and flux,
works by Cathy Van Eck, Gabriel Pareyon & Célia Boutilier, Charles Wajnberg, Colin Roche
Ensemble Soundinitiative
 



January 28

6:9 weltversprechen  Gabrielenstrasse 9, München Neuhausen (DE) - 20:00 Uhr


Antoine Beuger / Clara Janés  DIWAN DES FEUEROPALS
mit  A. Beuger, Rasha Ragab, Sylvia Alexandra Schimag




FEBRUARY




February 3 

6:9 weltversprechen  Gabrielenstrasse 9, München Neuhausen (DE) - 20 Uhr


Michael Pisaro: beings, heat and cold
for a group of any size with sounding materials, instruments and voices




February 4

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 21:00 h


Michael Pisaro: numbers and the siren (nach Mallarmé and Meillassoux)
Michael Pisaro - Gitarre, Christoph Nicolaus - Steinharfe




February 5

konzert im atelier  - wilhelmstraße 21 (hof), 42781 haan (D) - 16:00 uhr

musik von eva-maria houben und ryohei hirose
ruth walser (blockflöten), eva-maria houben (tasteninstrumente)
 



February 9 - 12      wandelweiserfestival amsterdam

Pletterij (Haarlem), Perdu, Orgelpark, Vondelkerk


thursday, 9. February 20:30 h
Pletterij Debat en Cultuur, Lange Herenvest 122, 2011 BX Haarlem >>

Dante Boon: 3x (careful rests) (2014), Daniel Brandes: Two (2014)
Anastassis Philippakopoulos: Song 10 (2016), Michael Pisaro: asleep, stone, clarinet, change (2013), Michael Pisaro: fields have ears (2) (2009)
Antoine Beuger (flute), Jürg Frey (clarinet), Germaine Sijstermans (clarinet/bass clarinet), Dante Boon (piano), Michael Pisaro (electric guitar/electronics), Koen Nutters (contrabass), Reinier van Houdt (piano)


friday, 10. February 20:00 h
Perdu, Kloveniersburgwal 86, 1012 CZ Amsterdam  >>

Jürg Frey (Zwitserland, 1953) - over Gustave Roud (Zwitserland, 1897-1976)
Jürg Frey: lieues d'ombres (2009) (Jürg Frey, klarinet; Dante Boon, piano)
Michael Pisaro (Verenigde Staten, 1961) - over Susan Howe (Verenigde Staten, 1937)
Michael Pisaro: Tombstones (2006/2010) (Leo Svirsky, zang; e.a.)
Antoine Beuger (Nederland, 1955) - over Clara Janés (Spanje, 1940)
Clara Janés: Diwan des Feueropals oder die Legende von Leila und Madschnun
(Sylvia Alexandra Schimag, stem; Rasha Ragab, stem) met als tussenspelen: Antoine Beuger: Lichtblütenblätter (Antoine Beuger, rababa; Christoph Nicolaus, steenharp)


saturday, 11. February 11:00 - 22:30 h
Orgelpark, Gerard Brandtstraat 26, 1054JK Amsterdam >>


Concert 1 - 11:00 h
Antoine Beuger: ins ungebundene (1997)
Keiko Shichijo, orgel

Concert 2 - 13:00 h 
Jürg Frey: Petit fragment de paysage (versie voor piano en orgel, 2009), Manfred Werder: klavierstück II (1993), Anastassis Philippakopoulos: piano piece 2016, Jeromos Kamphuis: Marches (piano, 2010-2013), Craig Shepard: Gelassenheit (piano, 2014), [Nieuw werk] (piano, 2016/2017), Mark Hannesson: [Nieuw werk] (piano, 2016/2017), Michael Pisaro: for bill karlins (viool en piano, 2006)
Dante Boon, piano; Reinier van Houdt, piano; Elisabeth Frey-Bächli, orgel; Burkhard Schlothauer, viool

Concert 3 - 14:15 h
Eva-Maria Houben, orgel
Anastassis Philippakopoulos: [Nieuw werk] (2016/2017), Eva-Maria Houben: orgelbuch (2006) & andere werken voor orgel

Concert 4 - 16.00 h
Marcus Kaiser: menschen, tiere, maschinen (spinozawucherung orgelpark) (2016/17)
Dante Boon, piano; Reinier van Houdt, piano; Elisabeth Frey-Bächli, orgel; Keiko Shichijo, orgel; Samuel Vriezen, orgel; Marcus Kaiser, cello

Concert 5 - 17:15 h
André O. Möller [Nieuw werk in opdracht van het Orgelpark] (2016/2017)
Elisabeth Frey-Bächli, orgel; Reinier van Houdt, orgel; Keiko Shichijo, orgel

Concert 6 - 20:15 h
Sam Sfirri: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble, 2016/2017), Stefan Thut: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble, 2016/2017), Burkhard Schlothauer: events (ensemble, 1995/2017)
Dante Boon: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble, 2016/2017), Johnny Chang: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble, 2016/2017), Taylan Susam: [Nieuw werk] (orgel, 2016/2017)
Radu Malfatti: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble, 2016/2017), Jürg Frey: [Nieuw werk] (ensemble en orgels, 2016/2017)
Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble, Konzert Minimal and guests


sunday, 12. February 20:00 h
Vondelkerk, Vondelstraat 120, 1054 GS Amsterdam >>


Antoine Beuger (1955): Lieux de Passage (2007), Michael Pisaro: Tombstones (2010) & Harmony series (2006) (selection), Manfred Werder: 2008 (1) (2008), Stefan Thut: Four and One (2015), Koen Nutters: Beginning (2016), Rishin Singh: (melody) düsseldorf (2016)
Konzert Minimal, Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble and guests




February 14

PISARO / ASCHOUR / GARIN & MUZZIX - la malterie, Lille (F) -20:30 h

Michael Pisaro: Resting in a Fold of the Fog, Hearing Metal (4), Grounded Cloud
Didier Aschour (guitare électrique), Stéphane Garin (percussion), Michael Pisaro (laptop), Barbara Dang (piano), Peter Orins (batterie), Christian Pruvost (trompette), Ivann Cruz (guitare électrique et acoustique), Raphaël Godeau (guitare acoustic), Sébastien Beaumont (guitare électrique), Stefan Orins (piano), Fred Loisel (synthétiseur), Yanik Miossec (objets, clarinette)
 



February 15

DEDALUS, AUM & MICHAEL PISARO - La Générale, Paris (F) - 20:00 h

Michael Pisaro (electronics), Stéphane Garin (percussion), Didier Aschour (guitar), Julien Pontvianne (tenor saxophone, clarinet), Amélie Berson (flute), Fabrice Villard (clarinet), Alexandra Grimal (soprano saxophone), Cyprien Busolini (viola), Richard Comte (guitar), Alexandre Herer (Fender Rhodes), Julien Loutelier (percussion), Amélie Grould (vibraphone), Youen Cadiou (double bass), Simon Tailleu (double bass), Pierre Favrez (douns engineer)
 



February 16

DANS LES ARBRES / ASCHOUR – GARIN – PISARO - Eglise saint Maximin, Metz (F) - 20:30 h

DANS LES ARBRES:
Christian Wallumrod (prepared piano, harmonium), Ingar Zach (percussion, bass drum), Ivar Griveland (guitar, banjo), Xavier Charles (clarinet, harmonica)
ASCHOUR/GARIN/PISARO:
Michael Pisaro: Resting in a Fold of the Fog
Didier Aschour (guitar), Stéphane Garin (percussion), Michael Pisaro (electronics)
 



February 18

Crater Lab, Barcelona (ES) - 20:30 h

Michael Pisaro: Resting in a Fold of the Fog, Hearing Metal (4), Grounded Cloud
Michael Pisaro (laptop), Didier Aschour (electric guitar), Stéphane Garin (percussion)
Pilar Subirà (percussion), Ferran Fages (electric guitar), Alfredo Costa Monteiro (soundings object)
 



February 19

WANDELWEISER HIGH MASTER BRAIN COMPOSER EVENING - Rue de la Prairie 4 1202 Genève - 21:00 h

Michael Pisaro: Resting in a Fold of the Fog, Hearing Metal (4), Grounded Cloud
Michael Pisaro (laptop), Didier Aschour (electric guitar), Stéphane Garin (percussion)
special guest : d’incise (electronics)
 



February 24

… OF BEING NUMEROUS  Radius Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA (USA) 7 pm

Antoine Beuger: … of being numerous
Andrew C. Smith, Jack Callahan, and others
 



February 4

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 21:00 h


Michael Pisaro: numbers and the siren (nach Mallarmé and Meillassoux)
Michael Pisaro - Gitarre, Christoph Nicolaus - Steinharfe




MARCH





March 3

Spectrum - 121 Ludlow St, Fl Second, New York City - 8:30PM

Larry Polansky: Seventeen, Alvin Lucier: Spider paths. Music for Piano with Magnetic Strings, Samuel Vriezen: The Weather Riots,
Manfred Werder: 3 ausführende (1999-2015)
Elliot Simpson (guitar),Teodora Stepančić, (piano), Assaf Gidron (sine tones)




March 15

A PLACE TO LISTEN
James Bay United Church, 517 Michigan Street, Victoria (CAN) - 19:00 h


Eva-Maria Houben: songs of the day and night (song 10) and other ensemble works by Eva-Maria Houben
A Place to Listen Ensemble




March 21

Café Oto, London (UK) - 19:30 h

James Weeks: Complainte, Antoine Beuger: un lieu pour faire sonner l‘éternité,
Christopher Fox: Showing and Telling, Thomas Stiegler: Treibgut IV, Eva-Maria Houben: images II
Irene Kurka, soprano 
 



March 26 

konzert im atelier  - wilhelmstraße 21 (hof), 42781 haan (D) - 17:00 uhr

johann jakob froberger: méditation sur ma mort future
antoine beuger: méditation poétique 2 (sur ma mort future)
antoine beuger (spinett)
 



March 28

NULL POINT PRESENTS PATCHWORK AND JOHN SMIGIELSKI
The Wash Project, Buffalo (USA)  -  19:00 h

Patchwork (Noa Even, saxophone//Steven Klunk, drumset):
works by Jonn Sokol, Eric Wubbels, Nick Didkovsky, Huijuan Ling and Charlie Wilmoth
John Smigielski, solo percussion:
works by Dave Molk, Wally Gunn, Elliot Cole
Null Point (Ethan Hayden, trombone//Colin Tucker, cello):
Takehisa Kosugi: Anima 7, Mieko Shiomi: Boundary Music, Antoine Beuger: one tone. rather short. very quiet
 



march 30

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 6:00 Uhr morgens


Carlo Inderhees und Christoph Nicolaus: garonne • für sich
Marcus Kaiser - Violoncello





APRIL





April 7

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 20:00 Uhr


Catherine Lamb: prisma interius III
Catherine Lamb - Viola, Stimme; Christoph Nicolaus - electronics



 
April 8

WORDS AND MUSIC
Theatergarage, Basel (CH)

15.00h
Alfred Zimmerlin: Mehr als elf (1. Teil – Morgen)
Leila Pfister (mezzo-soprano)               
15.45h - 16.30h
Salvatore Sciarrino: Capricci
Daniela Müller (violin)
Alfred Zimmerlin: Mehr als elf (2. Teil – Mittag)
Leila Pfister (mezzo-soprano)               
17.00h - 18.00h
Jürg Frey: Petit fragment de paysage, Ferne Farben, Petit fragment de paysage
​Antoine Beuger: chants de passage
Irene Kurka (soprano), Daniela Müller (violin), Stefan Thut (violoncello)
18.30h
Alfred Zimmerlin: Mehr als elf (3. Teil – Abend)
Leila Pfister (mezzo-soprano)               
19.00h artist talk with Zsuzsanna Gahse (librettist of «Mehr als elf»), Alfred Zimmerlin, Stefan Thut and Antoine Beuger
hosted by Marianne Schuppe
 



April 9

COUNTERFLOWS FESTIVAL - Langside Halls, Glasgow (UK) - 15:30 h


James Weeks: Complainte, Thomas Stiegler: Treibgut IV, Eva-Maria Houben: images 2
Irene Kurka (soprano)
 



April 15

A PLACE TO LISTEN
James Bay United Church, 517 Michigan Street, Victoria (CAN) - 10:00 h


Antoine Beuger: after the middle a silence follows
Laura Brandes, Daniel Brandes, Alex Jang




April 23  

hafnarfjörður, hafnarborg - hljóðön - skuggamílur (iceland) - 20h

stefan thut: apart (2017), jürg frey: ferne farben (2013), lieues d'ombres (2009), stefan thut: along (2016)
þráinn hjálmarsson, berglind maría tómasdóttir, stefan thut, students from the iceland academy of the arts
 



April  26

KONZERT MINIMAL AT O TANNENBAUM - O Tannenbaum, Berlin (D) - 8 pm

Johnny Chang: Citaric Melody for Oum Kalthum (new version)
Konzert Minimal: Joe Kudirka (electric guitar), Hannes Lingens (accordion), Koen Nutters (harmonica), Derek Shirley (cello), Rishin Singh (trombone), Eric Wong (guitar)




April 30

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - LA area

Festival Launch Party - Pacific Palisades, 2:00 pm >>

 



MAY





May 17

A PLACE TO LISTEN
James Bay United Church, 517 Michigan Street, Victoria (CAN) - 19:00 h


Antoine Beuger: clouds parting, worlds unfolding
Daniel Brandes, piano
 



Mai 20

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 20:00 Uhr


antoine beuger: to collect and to recite
mit sylvia a. schimag, rasha ragab, christoph nicolaus, antoine beuger




May 26

#07 Música Experimental de Cámara - Conservatorio Superior de Música Manuel de Falla, Suipacha 443, Buenos Aires (AR) - 19:30 h

Eva María-Houben: gelbe stunde, Johan Lindvall: Five songs for voice and guitar, Jonny Chang: Opera: Monteverdi
Samuel Salieh (voice), Luciano Vitale (flute), Tomás Cabado (guitar), Emiliano Salvatore (guitar), Gabriela Areal (cello)




JUNE





June 3

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - MOCA Geffen, CA  3:00 pm     
152 North Central Avenue Los Angeles,     


Manifestos and Harmony >>




June 4

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA -  Debs Park, 1 pm (hike up at 12:30 pm)
4235 Monterey Rd Los Angeles, CA 90032 RSVP at  


radios >>




June 4

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - Bowtie Project, 7:00 pm
2780 W. Casitas Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90039


Air Out >>




June 6

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - BETALEVEL, 8:00 pm  


Tristan on a Bean >>



 
June 6

UNERHÖRTE MUSIK: MIKROWELTEN - Mehringdamm 34, Berlin (D)

Christian Kesten: untitled #2 (bread and butter), Christian Wolff: Exercises,
Julia Werntz: from: Unto tree i Antoine Beuger: Dedekind Duos,
Tristan Murail: Les Ruines Circulaires, Voutchkova/Thieke: Blurred
Biliana Voutchkova (violine/voice), Michael Thieke (clarinets)




June 7

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - Santa Monica Public Library, 7:30 pm
601 Santa Monica Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90401


Ear Piece >>




June 9

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - BETALEVEL, 8:00 pm


Silent Saxes of Lampedusa >>




June 11

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA -  Women's Center for Creative Work, 8:00 pm
2425 Glover Place Los Angeles, CA, 90031  


Sonic Meditations >>



June 11 

solothurn, säulenhalle landhaus (CH)

18h
kunsu shim: still, hafis, denn auch diese geschichte will ein ende (1998)

20h
joseph kudirka: string trio (2015)
kunsu shim: luftrand (2000)
joseph kudirka: liminal (2017)
anton webern: satz für streichtrio (1925)
þráinn hjálmarsson: lucid / opaque (2015)
works on the wall: joseph kudirka: untitled, untitled, untitled (2013)

daniela müller, violin; andreas kunz, violin and viola; stefan thut, cello




June 13

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - Coaxial, 8:00 pm
1815 S Main St Los Angeles, CA 90015  


Plugging the Holes in the Wall of Pitch  >>




June 15

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - The Wild Beast (CalArts), 8:00 pm
24700 McBean Pkwy Valencia, CA 91355  


The Mean Harpsichord   >>




June 16

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA -  The Wild Beast (CalArts), 12:00 pm
24700 McBean Pkwy Valencia, CA 91355  


Empty Words  >>




June 17

THE DOG STAR ORCHESTRA - Human Resources, 8:00 pm
410 Cottage Home St Los Angeles, CA 90012


Tail of the Dog >>



 
June 18

TECTONICS ATHENS - Onassis Cultural Center | Upper Stage, Athens (GR) - 19:00 h

Anastassis Philippakopoulos: song 2; 4 piano pieces; song 6, works by Orestis Toufektsis
Manuel Zurria (flute and bass flute), Panagiotis Krabis (piano)
 



June 19

klang im dach - C.Nicolaus, Zieblandstr. 45; V. Stock, München (D) - 12:00 Uhr


carlo inderhees und christoph nicolaus: garonne • für sich
marcus kaiser: violoncello




June 23

SILENZIO CONTEMPORARY MUSIC FESTIVAL -  Louth Contemporary Music Society’s June 2017 The Oriel Centre at Dundalk Gaol (IRL)  -  20:00 h

Jürg Frey: I Listened to the Wind Again
Hélène Fauchère (soprano), Carol Robinson (clarinet), Trio Prometeo (Francesco Dillon, Aldo Campagnaril, Massimo Piva) and Simon Limbrick (percussion)




June 24/25

DE KORTSTE NACHT: ICTUS & LIESA VAN DER AA
Handelsbeurs Concertzaal, Brussel (BE)  -  22:04 – 05:31 h


Michael Pisaro: tombstones, les jours mon aubépine, hearing metal 4, closed categories in cartesian worlds;
works by Morton Feldman, Klaus Lang a.o.
Ictus Ensemble




JULY



 
July 7

SECOND ECHOLOT FESTIVAL
Schloss Kempfenhausen, Milchberg 11, 82335 Kempfenhausen (D) - 20:00 h


Thomas Stiegler: treibgut IV, Antoine Beuger: klanken dwalen, works by Sora, Spring, Brass, Schachtner, Mahler and Weidner
Irene Kurka (soprano), Charlotte Walterspiel and Gunter Pretzel (viola)
 



July 18 - 23

KLANGRAUM  2017 
Kunstraum /Jazz-Schmiede, Himmelgeisterstraße 107, Düsseldorf


"day to day" (I) >>




AUGUST





August 15 - 20

KLANGRAUM  2017 
Kunstraum /Jazz-Schmiede, Himmelgeisterstraße 107, Düsseldorf


"day to day" (II) >>




SEPTEMBER





OCTOBER





NOVEMBER





DECEMBER