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Upcoming and recent performances

Letter Pieces
Letter Pieces performance by Shila Anaraki and Tomma Wessel
Electric Dreams A historic opera 2015 70 minutes
Commissioned by The 6th Johann-Joseph-Fux Competition for Opera
Grand Théâtre de Genève / Contrechamps / Am Stam Gram
  • Grand Théâtre de Genève, Switzerland 22-26 April 2020
Avant Muzak 2010 16 minutes For flute, soprano saxophone, drum kit, electric guitar, harp, violin, cello and sampler (also arranged for soprano saxophone, clarinet, drum kit, electric organ and sampler, violin, cello and double bass)
Commissioned by Centre Henri Pousseur for Ensemble bESIdES
  • Mehrspur, Musikklub Toni-Areal, Zürich, Switzerland 27 November 2019
  • Kunstraum 34, Stuttgart, Germany 13 July 2019
Glücklich Glücklich Freude Freude 2019 20 minutes For keyboards and orchestra
Commissioned by Donaueschinger Musiktage
SWR Symphony Orchestra (soloist: Mark Knoop, conductor: Emilio Pomarico)
  • Donaueschinger Musiktage, Germany 18 October 2019
Graveyard Slot (with guest appearance) 2019 20 minutes Quartet for alto saxophone, electric guitar, drum kit (with MIDI pads) and synthesiser (with samples) For Ensemble Nikel
Ensemble Nikel
  • Bludenzer Tage zeitgemäßer Musik, Austria 6 October 2019
Lecture about Bad Music 2015 40 minutes For lecturer, clarinet, electric guitar, synthesiser and violin
Commissioned by Ultima Festival
Plus Minus
  • UK Society for Music Analysis, Turner Sims, Southampton, UK 29 July 2019
Popular Contexts, Volume 2 2010 25 minutes For piano, sampler, voice and physical actions (one person) For Stephane Ginsburgh
Commissioned by Centre Henri Pousseur for Stephane Ginsburgh
Małgorzata Walentynowicz
  • Konsulat Kultury Gdynia, Poland 6 July 2019 [extract]
Theme Street Parade 2009 18 minutes For string quartet.
Commissioned by BBC for Quatuor Diotima
Klangforum Wien
  • Holzlager Tonewood, Mariazell, Austria 21 June 2019
  • Wir Sind Wien Festival, Austria 12 June 2019
Letter Pieces 2007+ Open-score pieces for performer (e.g. dancer, live-artist, actor) and musician (vocal or any instrument).
Alessandra Rombolà and Tanja Orning
  • Calle de Alcalá, Madrid, Spain 21 March 2019
Duo Holz
  • Canadian Music Centre, Toronto, Canada 4 April 2019
Duo Klexs
  • Neubad Luzern, Switzerland 28 April 2019
  • Unerhörte Musik, Berlin, Germany 28 May 2019
Hellhörig 3
  • Gasteig, Munich, Germany 3 April 2019
Strings and Noise
  • Open music, Graz, Austria 4 May 2019
  • Alte Schmiede, Vienna, Austria 3 May 2019
  • Bäckerei, Innsbruck, Austria 2 May 2019
Fast Medium Swing 2008 10 minutes For solo piano, 3 instruments and sampler.
  • Het Kip & De Ei, Antwerp, Belgium 19 April 2019
Ensemble Lemniscate
  • Fliter4, Basel, Switzerland 18 May 2019
  • Space for Free Arts, Helsinki, Finland 15 May 2019
Slow Flipping Harmony 2006 8 minutes For any four melodic instruments and one auxiliary player.
Commissioned by The Australia Council for the Arts for Ensemble Offspring
  • Het Kip & De Ei, Antwerp, Belgium 19 April 2019
  • Convocation Hall, University of Alberta, Canada 19 March 2019
Line and Length 2007 9 minutes For soprano saxophone, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet & bassoon.
Commissioned by The 2007 Spitalfields Festival for Calefax
Splinter Reeds
  • Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, USA 12 April 2019
  • Vancouver, Canada 16 March 2019
Hi hat and Me 2010 5 minutes For solo percussionist (voice and hi-hat). For Claire Edwardes
Claire Edwardes
  • Music on Main, Vancouver, Canada 2 April 2019
Left, Right, Up, Down, Pogo 2013 7 minutes For solo flute For Manuel Zurria
Petra Slottová
  • Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität, Linz, Austria 22 March 2019