16.Oct.2015 Waverly Project presents a Lecture and Masterclass with Arthur Kampela

WHEN: Friday, Oct. 16th, 10:00AM-3:45pM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// Waverly Project presents a Lecture (10am) followed by a masterclass by Kampela, a brazilian composer with a Ph.D. in composition from Columbia University. Arthur has been playing in New York for quite a while, receiving enthusiastic reviews from the NY Times as… Read More »

11.Sep.2015 Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf presents “Between construction and content” @ NYU Music–FAS in collaboration with Spectrum

WHEN: Friday, Sep. 11th, 10:30AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public and is presented in collaboration with Spectrum. Between construction and content Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf gives insights into his recent compositions for orchestra (“void – kol ischa asirit”), tuba solo (“Hommage à Brian Ferneyhough”)… Read More »

3 early may concerts at or with NYU composers and performers

Ensemble mise-en continues its ACOUSTIC+ series tonight Friday, May 1st (8:00 p.m. at MISE-EN_PLACE Bushwick, 678 Hart St., #1B): ensemble mise-en presents ACOUSTIC+ #4. Works by Timucin Sahin, Ryan Olivier, Taylor Brook, Joe Pfender, and Jason H Mitchell. Admission: $15 More info here. First Performance continues the waverly~project: Monday, May 4th (7:00 p.m., Silver 220): Marcella Lucatelli, singer/ performer/… Read More »

Waverly Project – Festival of New Music by Graduate Student Composers

Starting tomorrow, NYU Music will present the Waverly ~ Project Festival with concerts by Talea Ensemble, Iktus Percussion, ensemble mise-en, The Soon-Another & Bernardo Barros, with works by Angelakis, Barros, Beeferman, Camara Halac, Fournet, Kern, Rust, Sahin, Wang Jie, Wang Jue, & Young HA. Thursday, April 16, 8pm: Talea Ensemble performs works by I. Angelakis, G. Beeferman, Wang Jie,… Read More »

24.Mar.2015 Steve Antosca & Pictures on Silence + National Gallery of Art New Music Ensembles

WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 24th, 10:00AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. DC-based Composer Steve Antosca will present his work My End is My Beggining, with live performances by harp-sax duo Pictures on Silence of Noah Getz and Jacqueline Pollauf and the National Gallery of Art New Music Ensemble… Read More »

10.Mar.2015 Steven Takasugi @ NYU Music – FAS

WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 10th, 10:00AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. Steven Takasugi will present his recent work Slideshow. bio Steven Kazuo Takasugi, born 1960 in Los Angeles, studied composition with Noah Creshevsky, Bunita Marcus, Morton Feldman, Brian Ferneyhough, Joji Yuasa and Roger Reynolds… Read More »

4.Mar.2015 Phil Niblock @ NYU Music – FAS

WHEN: Wednesday, Mar. 4th, 6:00PM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. The legendary composer and film maker Phil Niblock will present some of his recent work. bio Phill Niblock makes thick, loud drones of music, filled with microtones of instrumental timbres which generate… Read More »

26.Feb.15 Curtis Roads on “Rhythm in Electroacoustic Music”

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 26th, 5:30PM (Dept. Colloquium Series) ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 320 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. Curtis Roads, (UC Santa Barbara), will present a lecture referencing his chapter Rhythm in Electroacoustic Music  from his newest book Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic (Oxford Press, 2012) in the Department… Read More »

24.Feb.15 Experimental Music and Sound Art from Spain through the work of Álvarez-Fernández, Ferrer-Molina, & Isaac Diego

WHEN: Tue, Feb. 24th, 10:30AM (Comp. Seminar) ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) abstract The works of Ferrer-Molina, Isaac Diego and Miguel Álvarez-Fernández inhabit the margins between experimental music and sound art, while also exploring conceptual art, performance, experimental video and other possibilities for developing our relationship with sound. Their activities… Read More »

Abtan & Alessandrini Residence

Freida Abtan and Patricia Alessandrini from University of London, Goldsmiths are guest artists in residence at NYU Waverly Labs from February 10-March 1st. During this time they will be electronically augmenting NYU’s collection of early keyboard instruments towards the production of a new work inspired by the mythological story of Orpheus. The instruments will be… Read More »