Upcoming Events

 

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

 

Music@Noon

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!

 

Recent Past Events

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