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FALL 2017

October 26 - Nathan performs solo in Festiwal Era Schaeffera in Warsaw (Poland)

October 20 - Phyllis Chen plays The Mechanics of Escapement in Zemlika Festival (Latvia)

October 1 - James Shields plays Dowser at Chatter Cabaret (Albuquerque, NM)

October-November various dates - The Other Mozart on tour: NYC, Gainesville, Rhode Island, New Jersey

SPRING/SUMMER 2017

August 10 - World premiere of The Sand Reckoner at Tanglewood Music Center

July 21 - Ryan Muncy performs Cipher at The Walden School, Dublin, NH

July 11 - The Other Mozart at Chamber Music Northwest, Portland, OR

June 4 - Claire Chase records Limn at Meyer Sound, Berkeley, CA

June 3-18 - The Other Mozart run at Rubicon Theater, Ventura, CA

May 1 - MSU Electronic Music Ensemble performs Mainframe

March 24 - Claire Chase plays Limn at Big Ears Festival, Knoxville, TN 

FALL 2016

December 4 - ICE Untempered: Quatre Huîtres and ensemble works by Polansky and Obermueller, performed with Dan Lippel (guitar) and Nuiko Wadden (harp) - at Delaware County Community College.

November 1 - I play vibraphone in Reich's Quartet with three colleagues in ICE and SO Percussion, as part Steve Reich's 80th Birthday concert at Carnegie Hall's Stern Perelman Stage.

October 15 - Calder Quartet gives world premiere of Echeia for String Quartet and live electronics - Donaueschinger Musiktage (Germany), also broadcast live on SWR2

October 16 - Calder Quartet performs Echeia for String Quartet and live electronics - Donaueschinger Musiktage (Germany)

October 12 - The Other Mozart at Mozarthaus, Vienna

September 24 - Hagoromo workshop showing at the Pocantico Center on the Rockefeller Brothers Estate

SPRING/SUMMER 2016

August 3 - World premiere of Quatre Huîtres for hammered dulcimer - Mostly Mozart Festival / Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival - ICE microcommissions - Lincoln Center Hearst Plaza (NYC)

May 6 - Williams College Chorus and Percussion Ensemble perform ASK (Williams, MA)

May 6 - Chimera Ensemble performs Like sweet bells jangled (York University, England)

May 6 - Look and Listen Festival presents Rebekah Heller performing On speaking a hundred names (Brooklyn, NY)

April 9 and 17 - La Jolla Symphony Chorus performs Bell of Silence (La Jolla, CA)

April 14 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names at the University of New Mexico (Albuquerque, NM)

April 7 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names at Jessen Hall, University of Texas (Austin, TX)

April 4 - Presentation at the Camargo Foundation: De architectura: Electroacoustic Amphora and Assisted Resonance

WINTER 2016

January-April - Residency at Camargo Foundation in Cassis, France

March 25 - Zac Brunell performs Crystal Radio at Detroit Institute of Art

March 11 - CD release event at The Stone with ICE, featuring Jacob Greenberg performing Ghostlight, Ryan Muncy performs Cipher, and ICE playing other selections from the new disc

March 9 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names

February 27 - Claire Chase performs Limn on the Frequency Festival at Constellation (Chicago)

February 26 - Starkland Records releases "On the Nature of Thingness" - music by Phyllis Chen and Nathan Davis, performed by International Contemporary Ensemble

February 19 - Claire Chase performs Limn at Third Angle New Music, Portland (OR)

January 29 - OpenICE at Abrons Art Center - Claire Chase performs Limn, Ryan Muncy performs Cipher, Levy Lorenzo on electronics

January 20-21 - The Other Mozart at Tennessee Williams Center, Sewanee (TN)

January 7-9 - The Other Mozart at MATCH (Houston, TX)

FALL 2015

December 10 - Claire Chase performs Limn at Northwestern University

November 24 - Jonathan Shapiro performs Diving Bell, Unerhorte Musik - BKA Theater, Berlin (Germany)

November 3, 5-8 Hagoromo (ballet-opera) world premiere at BAM Harvey Theater (Brooklyn)

October 30 - Third Coast Percussion gives its premiere of a Sound uttered, a Silence crossed (ASK) at Notre Dame University

October 3 - Jonathan Shapiro performs Diving Bell, Klangrauschen (Lübeck, Germany)

October 2 - Claire Chase Density 3 at The Kitchen, world premiere of a Limn for solo contrabass flute (NYC)

September 8-19 - The Other Mozart at St. James Studio Theatre (London)

WINTER/SPRING 2015

July - La Jolla Symphony Chorus performs Bell of Silence, libretto by Jennifer Michael, on tour in Barcelona and other cities in Spain

June 20 - Jonathan Shapiro performs Diving Bell, Verband für Aktuelle Musik Hamburg (Germany)

June 6 - Times Two Series presents pneApnea, performed by Michael Avitabile (Boston)

May 6 - Sonic Generator performs Like sweet bells jangled (Atlanta)

April 18 - Michael Avitabile performs pneApnea (Boston)

April 12 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names at the Hideout (Chicago)

April 9 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names at Oberlin College

January 25 - Zac Brunell performs Crystal Radio, Crawlspace, and Diving Bell at Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

FALL 2014

November 8 and 9 - La Jolla Symphony Chorus and red fish blue fish give the world premiere of a Sound uttered, a Silence crossed, with libretto by Laura Mullen. (La Jolla, CA)

November 1 - Ryan Muncy performs Cipher at Long Island University on a program with ICE

October 18 - Tomasz Arnold performs Crystal Radio at Manhattan School of Music

October 7 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names at premiere screening of "The Doors of Life" by Ben Fain, with music by Nathan Davis, at the Wythe Hotel (Brooklyn, NY)

September 27 - Morningside Lights III - Odysseus on the A Train: procession in Morningside Park, presented by Miller Theatre (NYC) 

SUMMER 2014

July 11-12- ICE plays the music of Nathan Davis and Christian Wolff at Mount Tremper Arts (Mt. Tremper, NYC)

June 22-July 12 - The Other Mozart at HERE arts center in SoHo (NYC)

June 21 - concerto soloist (on hammered dulcimer) with the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra in Dai Fujikura's Mina, at Takemitsu Hall (Tokyo)

SPRING 2014

May 25 - ICE in Iceland - premieres "Into the Light of Air" by Anna Thorvaldsdottir at Harpa (Reykjavik, Iceland)

May 18 - The Other Mozart at the Mozart Wonhaus, Stiftung Mozarteum (by invitation only) (Salzburg, Austria)

May 14-15 - ICE at the Aspekte Festival in Salzburg, including Ghostlight, performed by Jacob Greenberg (Salzburg, Austria)

May 11 - The Other Mozart at the Mozarthaus St. Gilgen (Sankt Gilgen, Austria)

May 8 - ICE at ACHT BRÜCHEN festival in Koln, including European premiere of Ghostlight, performed by Jacob Greenberg (Koln, Germany)

May 2 - ICE plays Adams, Reich, and Adriessen at Da Camera Society (Houston, TX)

April 25 - Sweet Thunder: SFCMP Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music, featuring ICE and west-coast premiere of Ghostlight, performed by Jacob Greenberg (San Francisco, CA)

April 18 - ICE residency and concert at Hamilton College, including On speaking a hundred names performed by Rebekah Heller (Clinton, NY)

April 10 - Liza Lim portrait by ICE at Miller Theatre (NYC)

WINTER 2014

March 29 - Jean-Baptiste Barriere portrait at Miller Theatre - US premiere and world premiere of new version of Time Dusts for solo percussion and live electronics and video (NYC)

March 22-23 - ICE performs Lucier at Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, including Silver Streetcar for the Orchestra and Still and Moving Lines (marimba)(Chicago, IL)

March 20 - solo recital performance for ISCM / New Music Miami Festival, including world premiere of Mainframe (Miami Beach, FL)

March 19-21 - residency at FIU (Miami, FL)

March 14 - Gleb Kanasevich performs Dowser at Spectrum (NYC)

February 25 - ICE at Hakuju Hall in Tokyo, including Simple Songs of Birth and Return

February 21 and 22 - Concerto performances of Dai Fujijura's Mina with the Nagoya Philharmonic (Japan)

February 1 - Steven Schick performs the world premiere of Crystal Radio as part of his 2-night survey of solo percussion music at the Miller Theatre at Columbia University (NYC)
 

FALL 2013

December 21 - world premiere of Bell of Silence, a setting of a poem of the name by Jennifer Davis Michael, by the Sanctuary Choir of The Park Avenue Christian Church at their 2013 Christmas Gala (New York, NY)

December 1 - Ian Rosenbaum performs Simple Songs of Birth and Return at the CultureHub art and technology festival (New York, NY)

November 19 - Ian Rosenbaum performs Simple Songs of Birth and Return at People Inside Electronics (Monk Space, Los Angeles, CA)

November 15 - JACKtronics - Steven Leffue gives the NYC premiere of Cipher, and Nathan performs Crawlspace (with live video processing by Charles Spears) and Diving Bell (JACK, Brooklyn, NY)

October 20 - Third Coast Percussion presents Simple Songs of Birth and Return performed by Peter Martin at Constellation (Chicago, IL)

October 12, 19, 26, 27 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama The Other Mozart at the Cherry Lane Theatre as part of the All for One Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen. (NYC)

October 13 - Phyllis Chen performs The Mechanics of Escapement at Constellation (Chicago, IL)

September 21 - the second annual Morningside Lights procession in Morningside Park, presented by Miller Theatre (NYC) 

September 8 - Phyllis Chen performs The Mechanics of Escapement at Joe's Pub (NYC)

September 6 - The Other Mozart at the DIVA Monodrama Festival (Tux, Austria)

September 3 - The Other Mozart at the Mozarthaus St. Gilgen (Sankt Gilgen, Austria)

August 24 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names in her CD release concert Spectrum (NYC)

August 24 - Nathan performs Talking to Vasudeva at Electric Earth Concerts (Peterborough, NH)
 

SUMMER 2013

August 19 at 7:30 - Mostly Mozart Festival at Lincoln Center presents ICE performing a concert of music by Nathan Davis and by Maria Stankova.  The program includes the world premiere of Nathan's new solo work for pianist Jacob Greenberg, and his song cycle On the Nature of Thingness. (Clark Theater, NYC)

July 18, 19, 20 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama The Other Mozart at the Berkshire Fringe Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen. (Cabrini Theater, NYC)

July 7 and August 11 - James Shields performs Dowser at Chatter (The Kosmos, 1715 5th Street NW in Albuquerque, New Mexico)

June 30 at 9:00 - Rebekah Heller CD release concert, featuring On speaking a hundred names, at Constellation (3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL)

June 25, 27, 29 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama The Other Mozart at the Thespis Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen. (Cabrini Theater, NYC)

June 5, 7, 9 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama The Other Mozart at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen. (Threshold Repertory Theater, Charleston, SC)

SPRING 2013

June 2 at 5:00 - Spoleto Festival USA presents an monograph concert of Nathan's works, including Bells, On speaking a hundred names, and his string quartet Skrzyp SkrzyƄ (Charleston, SC)

May 17at 7:30 - Da Camera Young Artists presents Luke Hubley performing Diving Bell, Avante Garden, Houston (TX)

May 5 at 8:30 - Doug Perkins CD release concert, featuring Simple Songs of Birth and Return, at the new Constellation (3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL)

May 4 - Collide-O-Scope Music presents "Walls and Lattices" — a concert-length evening of new music by Ken Ueno, Nathan Davis, John Mallia, Derek Hurst, Vic Rawlings, Matt Lima, Jack Callahan, Cenk Ergun, Elizabeth Adams, Jacob Barton, Ramin Amir Arjomand, Todd Tarantino, Aaron Brooks, Spencer Topel, Lou Bunk, and Chris Bailey — written to be woven together without pause into a seamless continuous mosaic work.
the cell A Twenty First Century Salon (338 W. 23rd St., NYC)

April 27 at 9:00 - Ryan Muncy premieres Cipher for bari sax and live electronics, presented with other works performed by Dal Niente at the new Constellation (3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL)

April 24 - Rebekah Heller performs On speaking a hundred names and other works on The Green Fish at Dartmouth College (One Wheelock, Hanover, NH)

April 17 - ICE performs Kaija Saariaho's ballet "Maa" at the Cite de la Musique in Paris

April 16 - ICE performs chamber music by Kaija Saariaho at the Finnish Embassy in Paris

March 29 - ICE at Western Michigan University, performing Nathan's On speaking a hundred names, Crawlspace, and works by Lisa Coons and others (Kalamazoo, MI)

March 25 - Peter Martin performs Simple Songs of Birth and Return at Virginia Commonwealth University, Singleton Center for the Performing Arts (Richmond, VA)

March 22 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama The Other Mozart at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Art at Auburn University - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen. (Auburn, AL)

March 21 - solo percussion recital of original works including Simple Songs of Birth and Return and Diving Bell at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Art at Auburn University (Auburn, AL)

March 19 - masterclass and performance at The University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
 

WINTER 2013

February 26 - Cristina Valdes performs The Mechanics of Escapement for amplified toy piano and clock chimes at Meany Theatre (Seattle, WA)

February 19 - ICE at Denver Friends of Chamber Music, playing music of Takemitsu, Saariaho, and others (Denver, CO)

February 16 - ICE plays music of Carla Kihlstedt and Phyllis Chen at the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, IL)

February 6 - Joshua Rubin performs Dowser and other works on The Green Fish at Dartmouth College (One Wheelock, Hanover, NH) 

January 29 - Tom Sherwood performs Diving Bell with Sonic Generator at Rich Theatre, Woodruff Arts Center (Atlanta, GA)

January 26 - ICE premieres music of Carla Kihlstedt at Ecstatic Music Festival, Merkin Hall (NYC)

January 18 - ICE gives US premiere of John Zorn's "The Tempest" a trio for flute, clarinet, and drumset, at BAC (NYC)

January 17 - Allison Balcetis performs Cipher at UN Kearney

January 16 - Allison Balcetis performs Cipher at UN Omaha
 

FALL 2012

December 15 - ICElab, Patricia Alessendrini at Barychnikov Arts Center (NYC)

December 6 - ICE plays music of Olga Neuwirth at Miller Theater (NYC)

November 29-December 1 - ICE Konzert - in residence at Krome Gallery in Berlin, with performances of five of Nathan's works - Bells, pneApnea, On speaking a hundred names, Crawlspace, and Diving Bell - as well as world premier of "The Tempest" by John Zorn and others. (Berlin, Germany)

November 18 - ICElab, Itturalde at Roulette (Brooklyn, NY)

November 15 - James Fusik performs Cipher at High Concept Laboratories (Chicago, IL)

November 9 - James Fusik performs Cipher at Wayne State University (Detroit, MI)

November 8 - ICE plays music of Olga Neuwirth at Wiener Konzerthaus (Vienna)

October 27 - ICE rejoins John Adams for a program of Adams, Stravinsky, Glass, and Gershwin, in the new Green Theater (Sonoma, CA)

October 26 - The | Sound | Collectors play Australian premiere of Diving Bell at Kew Courthouse Theatre (Melbourne, Australia)

October 24 - Doug Perkins plays Simple Songs of Birth and Return at University of Akron (OH)

October 23 - Talujon plays Whet at Musical Arts Series, Southeastern Oklahoma State University (Durant, OK)

October 21 - Talujon plays Whet at Grace Church, (Nyack, NY)

October 18-20 - International Contemporary Ensemble premieres Dai Fukikura's "Mina", a concerto for flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, and hammered dulcimer with the Seattle Symphony conducted by Ludovic Morlot, as well as performances of music by Xenakis, Feldman, Scelsi, and others. (Seattle, WA)

October 6 - International Contemporary Ensemble plays Correspondence: Cage and Boulez at Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago)

September 29 - The first annual Morningside Lights - On the evening of September 29, 2012, a strange and luminous city will suddenly emerge amidst the winding paths of Morningside Park (NYC), as a procession of illuminated sculptures makes its way from Harlem to Broadway.  It is a  collaboration with Columbia University's Miller Theater and Processional Arts Workshop with music by Nathan Davis.  Visit www.morningside-lights.com to get involved!

September 26 - Mariel Roberts and Nick Tolle play my piece Kebyar Untai in Mariel's cd release event at Issue Project Room (Brooklyn, NY)

September 20 - International Contemporary Ensemble plays Correspondence: Cage and Boulez at Miller Theater (NYC)

September 10 - world premiere salon performance of John Zorn's "The Tempest" for flute, clarinet, and extended drumkit (NYC)
 

SUMMER 2012

August 11  - Diving Bell at Newburyport Chamber Music Festival performed by Meehan/Perkins duo (Newburyport, MA)

August 9 - Third Coast Percussion's RENGA:Cage:100 at MoMA (NYC) - a project of 100 short pieces by 100 composers, including Nathan's 7-second contribution Big Box

August 6 - Third Coast Percussion's RENGA:Cage:100 at Kennedy Center (Washington DC) - a project of 100 short pieces by 100 composers, including Nathan's 7-second contribution Big Box

August 5, 8, 11, 12 - International Contemporary Ensemble, in residence at Mostly Mozart Festival (Alice Tully Hall, Park Avenue Armory, Kaplan Playhouse, Rose Auditorium, NYC)

July 13 - Composer in residence at the Center for Advanced Musical Studies at Chosen Vail (NH), with performances of Whet and Winnow

June 29  - World premiere of Cipher for Baritone Sax and electronic, performed by Geoff Deibel at Self Service Open Art Space, Stuttgart, Germany

June 22  - World premiere of Weather Rock for violin, cello, and percussion, plus Diving Bell, and Crawlspace, at Santa Fe New Music (New Mexico)

June 21  - Bells at Santa Fe New Music (New Mexico)
 

WINTER/SPRING 2012

May 27 - Georges Aperghis and the New Generation | ICElab on the MCA Stage, conducted by Ludovic Morlot, Chicago

May 24 - Composer Portrait: Georges Aperghis | Conducted by Ludovic Morlot Miller Theater, Columbia University (NYC)

May 22 - Third Coast Percussion's RENGA:Cage:100 - a project of 100 short pieces by 100 composers, including Nathan's 7-second contribution Big Box - preview at Mayne Stage (Chicago) 

May 19-20 - ICElab at Reston (VA) - two days of outdoor programs, opening and closing with the new Reston Bells by Nathan Davis and including works by Cage, Reich, and ICElab composers

May 18  -Yarn/Wire perform Nathan's de clocher à clocher and other works for 2 pianists and 2 percussionists at The Stone (NYC)

May 17 - ICElab at Atlas Performing Arts (Washington, D.C.)

May 12 - Douglas Perkins performs Simple Songs of Birth and Return for mbira and live processing at the Look and Listen Festival (NYC)

May 9-12 - ICE in Paris - concerts at Le Zebre and Fontainbleu - Crawlspace and other works by Davis, Cage, Carter, David Lang, Reich, Ligeti, Toledo, and Davidovsky

May 6 - Cage On-Demand | Music of John Cage at EIGHT BRIDGES | Music for Cologne (Germany)

May 5 - ICE NYC at EIGHT BRIDGES | Music for Cologne (Germany)

May 3 - ICE performs Saariaho chamber music portrait at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (Boston)

May 2 - Changing Light - ICE performs Saariaho chamber music portrait at Roulette (NYC)

April 30 - San Francisco Contemporary Music Chamber Players, conducted by Steven Schick, perform Nathan's quintet The Bright and Hollow Sky

April 20 - Rebekah Heller performs On Speaking a Hundred Names and other new works for solo bassoon and electronics at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago (presented by ICE)

April 4  - ICE plays works by Davis, Lewis, Cage, and Couperin, at An Die Musik, Evolution Contemporary Music Series, in Baltimore, MD

March 22 - Yarn/Wire play world premiere of Nathan's de clocher à clocher for 2 pianists and 2 percussionists, and new collaboration with Pete Swanson, in residence at Issue Project Room (SOLD OUT)

March 11 - Douglas Cardwell performs Diving Bell at Chatter Cabaret (Albuquerque, NM)

March 2-3 - concerts and talks as part of ICE's residency at the Cal State Fullerton New Music Festival, including Like sweet bells jangled

February 5 - ICE plays George Lewis, Steve Lehman, Tyshawn Sorey, and Nicole Mitchell at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

January 22 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama "Mozart's Sister" at the Kosciuszko Foundation (NYC) - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen.

January 21 - Odd Appetite at USC's Southern Exposure series

SUMMER/FALL 2011

November 20 - Sylvia Milo performs her monodrama "Mozart's Sister" at Theater Row (NYC) as part of the United Solo Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen.

October 29 - Sylvia Milo premieres her monodrama "Mozart's Sister" at Theater Row (NYC) as part of the United Solo Festival - music by Nathan Davis and Phyllis Chen.

October 22 - TimeTable Percussion performs "Whet" at AC Institute (NYC).

October 20 - American Composers Orchestra SONiC Festival presents "Dowser" performed by Joshua Rubin, at The Kitchen (NYC).

September 23 - Philip Everall performs "Dowser" at Totally Huge Music Festival, Perth, Australia (broadcast on ABC Classic FM New Music Up Late).

July 30 - ICE at Mt. Tremper Arts - performance of "Mt. Tremper Bells" (Mt. Tremper, NY).

June 12 - Walden School residency at Smith College - Rebekah Heller performs "On speaking a hundred names" and Joshua Rubin performs "Dowser".

June 7 - Douglas Perkins performs "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at The Stone (NYC).

WINTER/SPRING 2011

June 4 - ICElab and The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago present premieres of new works from Nathan, Marcos Balter, and Du Yun, at 7:30.

May 31 - Premieres and CD release: ICE presents the world premiere of a new work for voice and large ensemble, the NYC premiere of "On speaking a hundred names" for solo bassoon with electronics, and "The Bright and Hollow Sky" for ensemble with electronics.  7:00 at (le) poisson rouge (NYC) Free!

March 25-May 1 - Camel Art Space presents "Restore Defaults", curated by Carl Gunhouse & Thomas Marquet, featuring "Crawlspace" alongside visual works from four other artists and studios.  There will be live performances of "Crawlspace" and "Diving Bell" on March 25 and "Crawlspace" and "Dowser" (performed by Joshua Rubin) on April 8, both at 7:30 (722 Metropolitan, 2nd fl, Brooklyn)

March 21 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra presets "Like sweet bells jangled" as part of the MusicNOW series at Harris Theater, 7:00 (Chicago)

February 22 - Lincoln Center opens its Tully Scope Festival with Bells, performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble, Alice Tully Atrium (NYC)

January 24 - ICE performs an evening of Nathan's music at the Southern Theater,(Minneapolis, MN) at 7:30.

January 15 - Alejandro Acierto performs "Dowser" in NY Sound Circuit, 8pm, Brecht Forum (NY, NY)

 

FALL 2010

November 6 - Odd Appetite at Third Practice Festival at the University of Richmond (VA)

November 2 - ICE at the Menil Collection, presented by Da Camera.  Performances of "Dowser" and "pneApnea" (Houston, TX)

October 17 - Amanda Baker performs "pneApnea" at the Katherine Hepburn Theater
in Old Saybrook (CT)

October 8 - Solo show at eyedrum (Atlanta, GA)

October 7 - Sonic Generator performs "Bright and Hollow Sky" at GA Tech (Atlanta, GA)

September 25 - Calder String Quartet gives west coast premiere of "Skzryp Skzryn" at the Carlsbad Music Festival (CA)

SPRING/SUMMER 2010

July 24 - ICE at Darmstadt.  "Bright and Hollow Sky" and other works (Germany)

July 19 - ICE and SO perform Varese at Lincoln Center Festival

July 7 - Odd Appetite at Judson Memorial Church (NYC)

June 20 - TimeTable Percussion premieres "Whet" at Le Poisson Rouge (NYC)

June 19 - Xenakis' Persephassa in Central Park, headlining "Make Music NY" festival

May 2 and 3 - "An outside with an inside in it" premiere by Defenestration at Franklin Pierce University (Ringe, NH)

April 20 - the Calder String Quartet premieres Nathan's new commission as part of the 2010 MATA Festival (Le Poisson Rouge, NYC)

 

FALL/WINTER 09-10

February 26-27 - Odd Appetite residency at University of South Carolina (Columbia, SC)

February 19-21 - "Armory Show" with the Moving Theater dance company and ICE, featuring music by Nathan, Du Yun, and Mario Diaz de Leon (Park Avenue Armory, NYC)

February 20 - Meehan Perkins Duo plays Diving Bell at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)

December 2 - Solo show in Moving Closer Festival. Klub Powiekszenie, Warsaw, Poland

November 27 - Solo show in Audio Art Festival. Akademia Muzycna, Krakow, Poland

November 26 - masterclass at Akademia Muzyczna, Krakow, Poland

November 11 - Ear ♥ Music : Makers - a discussion of my music with performances by Amelia Lukas and myself.  The Tank, Manhattan

October 29 - Phyllis Chen plays "The Mechanics of Escapement" at her cd release party at Christopher Henry Gallery, Manhattan

October 27 - Claire Chase plays "pneApnea" at her cd release party at Velvet Lounge, Chicago

October 23-24 - ICE at the BGSU/MACCM New Music Festival, featuring "Dowser" and "Crawlspace" (Bowling Green, OH)

October 18 - Claire Chase plays "pneApnea" at her cd release party at (le) Poisson Rouge, NYC

SPRING/SUMMER 2009

August 7-9 - Douglas Perkins plays  "Simple Songs of Birth and Return", Nathan plays "Diving Bell" and lots of other percussion music at Monadnock Music (Peterborough, NH)

June 25 - Duo Breekbaar plays "Like sweet bells jangled" at the Tank (presented by the International Contemporary Ensemble)(NYC)

June 21 - "When to Stop" performed by Matthew Gold for the Mannes Institute and Festival for Contemporary Performance (NYC)

June 14  - "Sounder" for septet and Trimpin's sound scultpture premiered by eighth blackbird and friends at the Ojai Festival (Ojai, CA)

May 21-23  - ICE premieres "Like sweet bells jangled" for clarinet, crotales, and ring modulator at PS122 (NYC)

April 15, 8:00 pm - Ethos Percussion Group premieres "Winnow", a new work for percussion quartet, at the The Players Theater, 115 MacDougal (NYC)

April 3, 8:00 pm - Nathan and pianist Cristina Valdes presented by Wayward Music Series at The Chapel Performance Space, Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle



FALL/WINTER 08-09

March 18 - Douglas Perkins plays  "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at MATA's Interval 2.4 at Issue Project Room (Brooklyn)

February 20 - Phyllis Chen plays "The Mechanics of Escapement" at the Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chicago), presented by ICE

February 16 - Phyllis Chen plays "The Mechanics of Escapement" at Le Poisson Rouge (NYC), presented by Concert Artists Guild

February 8-13 - ICE at Helsinki Musica Nova: performances of "The Bright and Hollow Sky" at Sibelius Academy and  "pneApnea" at the Korjaamo in Helsinki (Finland)

February 1 - Odd Appetite at Bowling Green State University/MACCM (Ohio)

January 29 - Amanda Baker (flute) performs "pneApnea" at Spheris Gallery (Hanover, NH)

January 22 - Phyllis Chen premieres Nathan's "The Mechanics of Escapement" for toy piano and electronics at Symphony Space (NYC), presented by Concert Artists Guild

January 16 - Meehan/Perkins duo performs "Diving Bell" at Carnegie Hall (NYC)

November 23 - ICE cd release and some of Nathan's music, Uncommon Ground (Chicago) 

November 17 - Claire Chase performs "pneApnea" at Bowling Green State University / MACCM (OH)

November 11 - Amanda Baker (flute) performs "pneApnea" at the Stone in a program by the Janus Trio (NYC)

November 7 - Masterclass at Baylor University (Waco, TX)

November 5 - Doug Perkins plays Nathan's piece "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at Percussive Arts Society International Convention (Austin, TX)

November 4 - Masterclass at Rice University (Houston, TX)

October 24 - Peter Evans (trumpet), David Remnick (saxophone), and Nathan Davis (live electronic diffusion) at the Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chicago)

October 16 - ICE plays music of Phillip Hurel at the Gardener Museum (Boston) 

September 13, 16, 17 - ICE performs the US premiere of the Oresteia, Xenakis' only opera, at the Miller Theater at Columbia University (NYC) 

 

SPRING/SUMMER 2008 

August 9  - Monadnock Music with percussionists Doug Perkins and David Schotzko, playing "Talking to Vasudeva" and works by Xenakis, Takemitsu, Crumb, and others (Peterborough, NH)

July 25 - "Talking to Vasudeva", an improv with Peter Evans and Sam Pluta, and other favorites from the Walden School Players at The Walden School for young composers (Dublin, NH)

June 7 - Nathan plays "Talking to Vasudeva" at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music as part of a benefit for the Buddha's Smile School in India

June 4 - Joshua Rubin plays "Dowser" at the Tank

May 15 - Claire Chase plays "pneApnea" at Columbia College, Chicago

May 8 - Doug Perkins and Nathan play a duo set at The Stone (NYC) featuring music by David Lang, Christian Wolff, James Tenney, and Nathan.

May 1 - Odd Appetite at the Look and Listen Festival, Robert Miller Gallery (NYC)

April 29 - Claire Chase plays "pneApnea" at Merkin Hall, NYC

April 18 - Solo set including "Diving Bell", "Crawlspace", and James Tenney's "Deus ex Machina" at the Hi-Fi Festival, Brooklyn

March 8 Douglas Perkins performs "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at UMass Amherst (MA)

April 6 Meehan/Perkins Duo perform "Diving Bell" at Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)

April 2 - ICE presents an evening of Nathan's music at the Tank, including the premiere of a quintet "The Bright and Hollow Sky"

March 18, 2008 Douglas Perkins performs "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at Baylor University (Waco, TX)

March 12, 8:00 - Odd Appetite at Symphony Space, presented by ISCM (NYC)

March 9 Douglas Perkins performs "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at Texas A and M (Corpus Christi, TX)

March 8 Meehan/Perkins Duo perform "Diving Bell" at Del Mar Percussion Festival (Corpus Christi, TX)

February 26 - Nathan performs works for percussion and electronics at CalArts (Valencia, CA)

February 25 - Claire Chase plays "pneApnea" and Joshua Rubin plays "Dowser" at CalArts (Valencia, CA)

January 25 - MATA presents Odd Appetite at the Issue Project Room (Brooklyn, NYC)

January 24 - Douglas Perkins gives premiere of "Simple Songs of Birth and Return" at Spheris Gallery (Hanover, NH)

 

FALL 2007

December 7 and 14 - Solos from Xenakis and Saariaho at the Whitney Museum (NYC) as part of a new work from the Moving Theater dance company in collaboration with ICE

November 15 - International Contemporary Ensemble presents Hurel Portrait at Miller Theater (NYC)

October 23 - Odd Appetite at Princeton University, Taplin Auditorium (Princeton, NJ)

October 20 - ICE / Zhou Brothers collaboration Zhou B Center in Chicago. Superstar action painters the Zhou brothers with composed and improvised music from Nathan and members of the Chicago Composers Forum at the Zhou Brothers Center

October 18 - Claire Chase performs pneApnea in Chicago

October 17 - electroacoustic works for solo bass clarinet and alto flute at Issue Project Room, NYC

October 15 - M/P duo plays Diving Bell at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

October 14 - M/P duo plays Diving Bell at Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

October 13 - M/P duo plays Diving Bell at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

October 13 - Odd Appetite Brooklyn Conservatory of Music (Brooklyn NY)

September 30 - Odd Appetite at the Apositsia Festival III, St. Petersburg, Russia

September 28 - Odd Appetite at the Long Arms Festival, Moscow, Russia

September 28 - Odd Appetite at Logos, Ghent, Belgium

September 25 - Odd Appetite at De Link, Tilburg, the Netherlands

September 24 - Joshua Rubin premieres Dowser for bass clarinet and electronics at the Heaven Gallery as part of ICEfest Chicago.

August 25-29 - American Repertory Theater and Rinde Eckert present "Orpheus X" at the The Edinburgh Festival, Scotland

July 26, 8:00 - The Walden School for young composers (Dublin, NH), pneApnea for alto flute and electronics and other works

 

SPRING 2007

June 25, 8:30 and 9:30 - Concert of Nathan's works at the Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia Street, NYC, presented by 21st Century Schizoid Music. Featuring duos with Ha-Yang Kim and Doug Perkins, Claire Chase and her alto flute, and several electroacoustic percussion solos.

June 2-3, time TBA - Odd Appetite at the Bang on a Can Marathon, The World Financial Center / River to River Festival, NYC

May 7, 8:00 - Solo performance at Chicago's Flatfile Gallerie presented by ICE: FLATFILE galleries, 217 N Carpenter, Chicago IL

April 28, 8:00 - Chez Bushwick/AMBUSH and ICE present a set of Nathan's works for solo percussion, electronics, and waterguns, with dance from the Moving Theater Dance Company: Bushwick Starr, 207 Starr Street, 2nd Floor, Bushwick

April 25, 8:00 - Clair Chase premieres Nathan's new work for flute and electronics at Galapagos Art Space, 70 North 6th Street (Brooklyn)

March 29, 8:00 and 10:00 - Evan Ziporyn Ensemble (EZ - clarinets, Robert Black - bass, Ha-Yang Kim - cello, Nathan Davis - percussion) at The Stone, NYC

 

FALL 2006

December 9, 8:30 - Odd Appetite and Loop 243 at Brooklyn Fireproof (101 Richardson St., top floor, Williamsburg, Brooklyn)

November 28, 1:30 - Meehan/Perkins Duo perform "Diving Bell"at Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, NY)

November 27, 7:30 - Meehan/Perkins Duo perform "Diving Bell" at Stony Brook University Staller Center for the Arts (Stony Brook, NY)

November 4, 10:00 - - Odd Appetite at OT301 (Amsterdam Netherlands)

November 2, 8:15 - Odd Appetite at Witte Dame (Eindhoven, Netherlands), presented by Axes

October 15, 8:30 - Odd Appetite Roulette (20 Greene St., Manhattan)

August 2, 8:00 - Odd Appetite at Tonic (107 Norfolk St., Manhattan)

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