Upcoming Events


Peace & Perseverance


April 3, 2020 – 7pm Eastern
A benefit recital to raise money in support of the Boston Music Makers Relief Fund. Featuring works by Elainie Lillios, John Gibson, Kyong Mee Choi, Peter Van Zandt Lane, and myself.

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University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

March 12-14, 2020
The nation's largest electroacoustic music conference. Performances tba


Transient Canvas Presents – CANCELLED

Appletree Books

Cleveland Heights, OH

March 20, 2020 7pm

Hosted by No Exit Ensemble, TC will be including Monochrome in their program!


Otterbein University – CANCELLED

Westerville, OH

March 25, 2020 7pm – FREE

The first stop on a brief midwest tour with Hinge. Program tba


Western Michigan University – CANCELLED

Kalamzoo, MI

March 26, 2020
The second stop on our midwest tour! In addition to a concert, we will be lecturing, and doing reading sessions with the student composers.

Baritone Nathan Krueger – CANCELLED

Loras College
Dubuque, IA

March 27, 2020 7:00pm
The premier of my new work for baritone and electronics, The Longest Game!

Transient Canvas Presents – CANCELLED

University of Missouri Kansas City

White Recital Hall

April 2, 2020 7:30pm

In addition to Monochrome, TC is also performing works by Marti Epstein, Jonathan Baily Holland, Nicholas Denton-Protsack, Clifton Ingram, Emily Koh, and Crystal Pascucci.


Transient Canvas Presents – CANCELLED

The Hammert Building

Eudora, KS

April 3, 2020 7:30pm

Another TC performance of Monochrome


Transient Canvas Presents – CANCELLED

Lawrence University

Appleton, WI

April 10, 2020 8pm

TC's final performance of Monochrome this season!


Original Gravity: Concert #2 – CANCELLED

Boston, MA

April 17, 2020
Featuring the music of David Lang, the Metropolitan Chorale, and Cambridge Brewing Company!


University of Massachusetts – CANCELLED

Lowell, MA

May 2, 2020 7pm – FREE
Hinge's showcase concert ending our year in residence!


First Church, UU

Boston, MA

May 30, 2020 8pm
Hinge's final concert of the season. Performing works by Louis Andriessen, Laurie Spiegel, Hannah Lash, Heather Stebbins, Yoon-Ji Lee, Nicole Murphy, and Meshuggah.


SPLICE Institute

Kalamazoo, MI

June 21-27, 2020
The SPLICE Institute returns for its sixth year with special guests Nina Young and Switch~


Recent Past Events


University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Lowell, MA

September 12, 2019 8pm – FREE
Season premier concert with Hinge. Performing works by Phillipe Hurel, Adria Stolk, Ravi Kittappa, Sam Pluta, and Klaus Lang.


Original Gravity: Concert #1

Jamaica Plain, MA

October 11, 2019 7:30pm – $15
Original Gravity returns featuring the music of the Departure Duo paired with the beer from Turtle Swamp Brewery.


University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, ND

November 8, 2019 7:30pm – FREE
Solo recital with works by Dan VanHassel, Paula Matthusen, Per Bloland, Olga Neuwirth, Christopher Biggs, and myself.


Brown University

Providence, RI

December 5, 2019 8pm – FREE
The culmination of my fall residency at Brown University. Playing works by student composers and others, solo and in trio with Butch Rovan and Eric Nathan.



Tufts University

Medford, MA

January 25, 2020 8pm – FREE
My second concert of the season with Hinge. Playing works by Igor Silva, Chaya Czernowin, Wen Gao, Dan VanHassel, Joshua Carro, and Enno Poppe.


University of Wisconsin

Whitewater, WI

January 31, 2020 7pm – FREE
Solo recital with works by Dan VanHassel, Paula Matthusen, Per Bloland, Olga Neuwirth, Christopher Biggs, and myself


SPLICE Festival

Miami University

Oxford, OH

February 20-22, 2020 – $20

The 3rd annual SPLICE Festival! Five concerts, lectures, workshops, and sharing ideas of all things electroacoustic. SPLICE Ensemble will be performing the final concert.


Transient Canvas Presents

Imagine Art

Austin, TX

February 29, 2020 8pm

Transient Canvas is going on tour this spring with my piece Monochrome! This is their first stop!


Kansas City Performing Media Festival

Kansas City, MO

September 29, 2018 7pm – FREE
The Mnemosyne Quartet premier my new work Consecration for two saxophones, bass clarinet, and electronics as a part of "Emergence of Post-Human Cartographies.

First Fridays

Providence, RI

November 2, 2018 8pm – $10
My first recital in the new hometown of Providence! Featuring works by Olga Newirth, Dan VanHassel, Robert Seaback, Paula Matthusen, Per Bloland, and myself.

SPLICE Festival

Bowling Green, OH

November 8-10, 2018 – $20 registration
The second annual SPLICE Festival, this time at Bowling Green State University. The SPLICE Ensemble will be performing works by Igor Silva, Bahar Royaee, Flannery Cunningham, Jason Charney, Rob Seaback, Silvia Rosani, and Jeff Herriott. Registration is open to all and entitles one to three days of concerts and workshops.


International Conference on Mixed Music Pedagogy

McGill University
Montreal, QC

November 16-19, 2018
Together with the SPLICE Faculty, I will be presenting a talk on our paper Pedagogical Methodologies of the SPLICE Institute: Refining and Extending Creative and Performance Practices Invovling Electronics


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

December 7, 2018 7pm – FREE
The official debut of HINGE: my new quartet with Matt Sharrock (percussion), Dan VanHassel (electric guitar), and Philipp Stäudlin (sax). Performing works by Philippe Hurel, Louis Andriessen, Chaya Czernowin, Scott Barton, Bjork, Terry Riley, and VanHassel.


Outpost Concert Series

Culver Center of the Arts
Riverside, CA

January 22, 2019 7pm – FREE
The first EAPiano program of 2019! Featuring works by Olga Neuwirth, Kirchoff, Per Bloland, Paula Matthusen, Dan VanHassel, and the world premier of a new work by Christopher Biggs.


California Polytechnic State University

San Louis Obispo, CA

January 22-25, 2019
In residency at Cal Poly presenting a series of lectures and master classes on performing with electronics.


Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI

February 20, 2019 7pm – FREE
Presenting the EAPiano and a series of masterclasses.


Buffalo State University

Buffalo, NY

March 7, 2019 7pm – FREE
The third presentation of the EAPiano of 2019


Times Two

Boston, MA

March 16, 2019 8pm – $15
The second concert of Hinge's debut season



Boston, MA

March 21-23, 2019
This year's conference is hosted by Berklee & Boston Conservatory. Exact performances tbd.


Brown University

Providence, RI

April 11, 2019 7pm
A performance of Butch Rovan's Desire with Digressions, which was released on "The Electroacoustic Piano: vol. 2"


Frammingham State University

Frammingham, MA

April 29, 2019 1:30pm
Hinge in concert!

SPLICE Institute

Kalamazoo, MI

June 23-29, 2019
The SPLICE Institute returns for its fifth year with special guests Dal Niente and Kyong Mee Choi

University of Central Missouri

Warrensburg, MO

September 20, 2017 7pm – FREE
The SPLICE Ensemble (Keith Kirchoff, Adam Vidiksis, Sam Wells) performs works by Caroline Miller, Jeffrey Herriott, Adam Vidiksis, Elainie Lillios, and Richard Johnson


Electronic Music Midwest

Kansas City Kansas Community College
Kansas City, KS

September 21 – September 23, 2017
The SPLICE Ensemble is the resident ensemble at this year's festival! Works by Pinkston, Gilbert, Hubble, Vidiksis, Wells, Kirchoff, Sudol, Robichox, and Shaw!


Strange Beautiful Music 10

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Detroit, MI

September 24, 2017 4pm – $15
The SPLICE Ensemble wraps up our tour with works by Joo Won Park, Caroline Miller, Jeffrey Herriott, Adam Vidiksis, Elainie Lillios, and Richard Johnson.


Boston Sculptors Gallery

486 Harrison Ave
Boston, MA

September 29, 2017 8pm: Transient Canvas performs my composition Monochrome!


Original Gravity Concert Series

Exhibit A Brewery
81 Morton St.
Framingham, MA

October 12, 2017 7pm – $15
The music of Steve Snowden paired with a unique beer inspired by his music.


Original Gravity Concert Series

Short Path Distillery
71 Kelvin St
Everett, MA

October 19, 2017 7pm – $15
The music of Steve Snowden paired with a unique cocktail inspired by his music.


Hamilton College

Clinton, NY

November 10, 7:30pm – FREE
The first Electroacoustic Piano show of the season! Works by Ryan Carter, Scott Miller, Anne Cleare, and others. Includes the world premier of my newest piano work!


SPLICE Festival 2018

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

January 19 – January 20, 2018
The first ever SPLICE Festival! Five concerts of performative electroacoustic music, featuring the SPLICE Ensemble and many special guests!


New Music Brandeis

BEAMS Marathon Weekend Festival
Waltham, MA

March 15 – March 17
The SPLICE Ensemble is one of three resident ensembles for this exciting festival of new music!


Original Gravity Concert Series

Dorcester Brewing Company
1250 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA

March 22, 7pm – $15
The music of David Ibbett paired with the beer of Dorcester Brewing Company!


New Music Miami

Florida International University

April 4, 7pm
A program featuring new works for piano + electronics. Program tbd.


Original Gravity Concert Series

Down the Road Brewery
199 Ashland St
Everett, MA

May 3, 2017 –  $15
The music of Erin Gee paired with the beer from Down the Road Brewery!


New Music Gathering

Boston, MA

March 17 – March 19, 2018
Stay tuned for details!


SPLICE Institute 2018

University of Western Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI

June 24 – June 30
SPLICE returns for year 4! A week of intensive workshops and nightly concerts featuring the SPLICE Ensemble!


Moore Hall Recital Series

University of North Carolina
Pembroke, NC

January 17, 7:30pm – FREE
Keith Kirchoff debuts a new variant of The Electroacoustic Piano! Featuring new works by Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, Ryan Carter, and others.

January 18, 10:10am
Master class


University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Department of Music
800 Algona Blvd
Oshkosh, WI

February 3, 7:30pm – FREE
Keith Kirchoff continues his tour of the Electroacoustic Piano with performances of new works by Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, Ryan Carter, and others.

February 3, 12:40pm
Music Convocation Lecture: Performing with Electronics


Original Gravity Concert Series

Lamplighter Brewery
284 Broadway
Cambridge, MA

February 9, 7:30pm – $15
Keith Kirchoff and the Original Gravity team feature the string music of Andy Vores and the beer of Lamplighter Brewery. This program includes the world premier of a new string quartet inspired directly by the beer of Lamplighter. Featuring special musical guests Stephen Morrotto, Sam Kelder, and more.


San Jose State University

One Washington Square
San Jose, CA

February 13-15: A short artist residency including a master class, lecture, and culminating in a performance of the Electroacoustic Piano



Santa Clara University
Music Recital Hall
500 El Camino Reel
San Jose, CA

February 15, 12pm – FREE
An abbreviated performance of the Electroacoustic Piano


Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA)

Stanford University
Department of Music
Stanford, CA

February 16, 7:30pm – FREE
The Electroacoustic Piano tour of California continues! Works by Christopher Jette, Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, and Ryan Carter.


University of California @ Santa Barbara

Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall
Santa Barbara, CA

February 20, 7:30pm – FREE
The Electroacoustic Piano tour of California continues! Works by Christopher Jette, Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, and Ryan Carter.


Cal State University Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA

February 22, 7:30pm – FREE
The Electroacoustic Piano tour of California continues! Works by Liviu Marinescu, Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, and Ryan Carter.


Concord Concert & Lecture Series

Concord Conservatory of Music
1317 Main St
Concord, MA

March 10, 7pm – $20
For the third and final installment of this annual series, Keith Kirchoff will be discussing musical narrative, and how a story – either literal or imagined –  can guide one's ears in unfamiliar music. Featuring several members of CCM's piano faculty, this program includes works by Beethoven, Liszt, Copland, Satie, and Bolcom.


West Virginia University

One Fine Arts Drive
Morgantown, WV

March 15 - 16: A short residency featuring Keith Kirchoff and the Electroacoustic Piano. With discussions, lectures, and recitals exploring the combination of instruments with electronics in a traditional concert setting.


University of Pittsburgh

Frick Fine Arts Building
Pittsburgh, PA

March 17, 7:30pm – $10 ($7 for students)
Kirchoff performs the Electroacoustic Piano with works by Jon Fielder, Dan Tramte, Ryan Carter, Ryan McMasters and Brian Riordan.


Society of Composers, Inc (SCI) National Conference

Western Michigan University
Dalton Center Recital Hall
Kalamazoo, MI

March 31: The SPLICE Ensemble returns to Kalamazoo as one of the headlined ensembles for this year's SCI Conference! Visit the conference website for details.


University of Florida

School of Music
Gainsville, FL

April 5, 8pm – FREE
Keith Kirchoff takes the Electroacoustic Piano to Florida! Featuring works by Rob Seaback, Jon Fielder, Ryan Carter, Dan Tramte, and others.

April 6, 10am: Master class


University of South Florida

School of Music
4202 East Fowler Av
Tampa, FL

April 6, 8pm – FREE
EAPiano continues south with a repeat performance in Tampa!

April 7, 10am: Master class


Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) National Conference

St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud, MN

April 20-22: The largest annual gathering of Electroacoustic Music in the United States, this annual conference features dozens of works from some of the nation's most excited young composers. Rep coming soon, but you can visit the conference website for more details!


Summer institute for Performance, Listening, Interpretation, and Creation of Electroacoustic music (SPLICE)

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

June 11 - 18: A week-long intensive program studying the musical collaboration of live performance and electronics. More info coming soon!

Concord Concert & Lecture Series

Concord Conservatory of Music
1317 Main St
Concord, MA

September 23, 7pm – $20
Keith Kirchoff and percussionist Matt Sharrock present a lecture/recital on the importance of harmony in music. With works by Bach, Beethoven, Nico Muhly, and John Luther Adams.


Original Gravity Concert Series

Boneup Brewery
38 Norman St
Everett, MA

October 27, 7:30pm – $30
Keith Kirchoff and the Original Gravity team feature the music of Felipe Lara, Brian Sears, and Eun Young Lee and the beer of Boneup. Special musical guests: Sam Wells (trumpet), Mike Avitabile (bass flute), and Kevin Grainger (bassoon)


American Composers Association Founders Concert

Symphony Space Thalia Hall
2537 Broadway at 95th St.
New York, NY 10025

November 4, 7pm – $8 advance, $10 at door
Keith Kirchoff partners with Wen Shen and Stnaley Alexandrawicz to present a program of ACA composers. Works by Scott Miller, John J. Becker, and more.


Electroacoustic Barndance

University of Mary Washington
Fredricksburg, VA

November 10 - 12
Keith Kirchoff and the SPLICE Ensemble make their annual pilgrimage to Mark Snyder's beloved annual music festival. Open to the public, Kirchoff will be playing works by Ryan Carter, Christopher Chandler, and David Taddie, and will join the SPLICE Ensemble for performances of Christopher Biggs' A Letter to the Moon and Kirchoff's own Irrational Rationalities.


Concord Concert & Lecture Series

Concord Conservatory of Music
1317 Main St
Concord, MA

November 18, 7pm – $20
For the second installment of the C&L Series, Keith Kirchoff will be discussing the role of counterpoint in art, and how focussing on counterpoint alters the listening experience. Kirchoff and CCM faculty will be performing works by Bach, Prokofiev, Beethoven, and Biggs

New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival

Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand St
New York, NY

June 11, 8pm – $15
Judith Shatin: Plain Song; Galen Brown: God is a Killer; Takashi Miyamoto: Garan

June 12, 8pm – $15
David Taddie: Tracer; Nicole Carroll: Hand of Marseilles; Giovanni Costantini: Traccia sospesa

June 13, 8pm – $15
Christopher Biggs: Contraposition; Barry Schrader: Ravel


Original Gravity Concert Series

Mystic Brewery
174 Williams Street
Chelsea, MA 02150

June 17, 7:30pm – $15
Musical Robots: Music of Scott Barton, Dan VanHassel, Dan Tramte, David Ibbett


SPLICE (Summer institute for Performance, Listening, Interpretation, and Creation of Electroacoustic music)

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

June 27, 7:30pm – FREE [with Elise Roy, flute]
Elise Roy: Coallessing; Alcides Lanza: acúfenos III

June 28, 7:30pm – FREE
Ryan Carter: On the Limits of a System and the Consequences of My Decisions; Christopher Biggs: Contraposition; Adam Vidiksis: new work; David Ibbett: new work

July 1, 7:30pm – FREE [with SPLICE Ensemble]
Joo-Won Park: Singaporean Crosswalk; Christopher Biggs: A Letter to the Moon; Keith Kirchoff: Irrational Rationalities; Karlheinz Stockhausen: Kontakte

July 2, 7:30pm – FREE
Brian Sears: new work; Brian Topp: new work


Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble

City Theater
1300 Bingham St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

July 22 & 23
Andy Akiho: Erase; No One to Know One; To Walk or Run in West Harlem


Original Gravity Concert Series

Rising Tide Brewing Company
103 Fox St
Portland, ME

August 11, 7:30pm – $15
Works by Dan VanHassel, Scott Barton, Daniel Sonnenberg, David Ibbett, Lee Hyla, Aaron Jay Myers


SPLICE Ensemble + BEEP

M Woods Museum
Beijing, CHINA

August 5
The SPLICE Ensemble (Keith Kirchoff, Adam Vidiksis, Sam Wells) joins forces with Temple University's BEEP Laptop Orchestra for a program celebrating the opening of the new Andy Warhol exhibit.

Montalvo Arts Center

Saratoga, CA

August 14-16
Short-term Artist Residency with composer Scott Miller