2016

1/9 > People Inside Electronics presents Brightwork Newmusic

1/29 > Ung's Spiral @ Pomona College

1/30 > Ung & Golijov In Irvine

2/5 > Ussachevsky Festival

2/7 > Electrified! @ Harvey Mudd College

  • Brightwork Newmusic performs an evening of electronic music
  • Drinkward Recital Hall (Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA), 8:00pm
  • More information & Tickets

3/4 > LAPQ @ El Camino College

3/5 > Ensemble In Residence @ Chapman University

  • Brightwork Newmusic performs an evening concert as ensemble-in-residence @ Chapman University's Conservatory of Music
  • Salmon Recital Hall, 8:00pm
  • More information & Tickets

3/30 > Synchromy @ LACC

  • Synchromy presents Brightwork Newmusic
  • Clausen Recital Hall (Los Angeles Community College), 7:00pm

4/10 > LAPQ @ Chapman University's MUSCO Center for the Arts

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet is an ensemble-in-residence at Chapman University's College of the Performing Arts
  • Lecture/Demonstrations between 4/7 - 4/9, evening performance 4/10
  • Musco Center for the Arts (Chapman University, Orange, CA), 8:00pm
  • More information & Tickets

4/12 > Tangents @ Disney Hall

  • Performing the world premiere of Brad Lubman's Tangents with members of LA Philharmonic
  • Walt Disney Concert Hall, 8:00pm
  • More information & Tickets

4/14 > Butler ArtsFest 2016

4/23 > Hear Now Festival

5/17 > Tuesdays@Monk Space

5/23 > Andrew Norman - Frank's House

  • Performing Andrew Norman's Frank's House at CalPoly Pomona, with Nadia Shpachenko, Joanne Pierce-Martin, and Edward Atkatz
  • Music Recital Hall, 8pm
  • More information & Tickets

6/11 > Color Theory - Philly

6/12 > Color Theory - Brooklyn

8/27 > Carlsbad Music Festival

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs music by Matthew McBane, Kevin Volans, Ellen Reid, and Daniel Bjarnason
  • Mainstage, 5pm
  • More information & Tickets

10/1 > LAPQ @ Green Umbrella

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs music by Joseph Pereira, Ellen Reid, Daniel Bjarnason
  • Walt Disney Concert Hall, 6:30pm
  • More information & Tickets

10/23 > Brightwork @ Harvey Mudd

11/15 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • Nick directs the Chapman Percussion Ensemble in their Fall Semester evening performance
  • Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University, 8pm
  • More information & Tickets


2015

1/5 > Laboratory of Chalks @ Zipper Hall

1/12 - 16 > Bay Area Tour

  • Performing with the Chapman Percussion Ensemble throughout the San Francisco Bay area
  • Featuring music by Steve Reich and George Hamilton Green

1/20 > Dreaming in Curved Time

1/24 > LAPQ @ NAMM

2/8 > 57th Grammy Awards

  • PARTCH Ensemble attends the Grammy Awards, nominated this year in the category of Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble & Classical Compendium
  • Nokia Theater, LA Live
  • More Information

2/11-14 > Laguna Beach Music Festival

2/25 & 26 > In-Between Project, UC-Riverside

  • An evening of new music for percussion+electronics presented by UC-Riverside's Department of Music and Chapman University's Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music
  • Featuring works by composer Paulo Chagas
  • 8pm, Barbara and Art Culver Center Mission
  • More information & Tickets TBD

2/28 > In-Between Project, Chapman University

  • An evening of new music for percussion+electronics presented by UC-Riverside's Department of Music and Chapman University's Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music
  • Featuring works by composer Paulo Chagas
  • 8pm, Crean Orchestra Rehearsal Hall
  • More information & Tickets TBD

3/5 > LAPQ @ Harvey Mudd College

3/7 > Lotusflower @ Pacific Asia Museum

3/9 > LAPQ @ Ventura College

  • LAPQ presents an evening concert as part of Ventura College's Music Exposed Series
  • 8pm, Main Theater Stage
  • $10 general admission, $5 students/seniors
  • More Information

4/10 > I Hold the Lion's Paw

4/17 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • The Chapman Percussion Ensemble presents their Spring Concert
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall
  • Free Admission. More Information

5/1 > Hear Now Music Festival

5/2 > LAPQ @ Central California Day of Percussion

5/16 > Jacaranda: Fits & Starts

  • with LAPQ, performing David Lang's Table of Contents, and Victoria Krausas' Five Intermezzi
  • Villa Aurora (Pacific Palisades, CA), 8:00pm
  • More Information & Tickets

5/29 > LAPQ+wildUp @ Disney Hall

  • LAPQ teams with wildUp to present William Albright's Take That, presented on the steps of Disney Hall in support of their Next on Grand series
  • Performance is open to concert patrons and the general public during intermission

6/ 19 & 20 > PARTCH LSD/Dementia

  • The Grammy-Nominated PARTCH Ensemble presents their annual, critically-acclaimed performance in downtown LA
  • Repertoire includes Partch's Ulysses Departs from the Edge of the World, Southern Ephemera, Two Settings from lewis Carroll, Yankee Doodle Fantasy, and Sonata Dementia. Also featuring three scenes from Anne LeBaron's LSD: The Opera
  • 8:30pm, REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles
  • More Information & Tickets

7/17 > Music & Text

  • Brightwork Newmusic performs works by Christopher Cerrone, John Frantzen, Vera Ivanova, Helmut Lachenmann, Jason Barabba, and featuring William Kraft's Settings from Pierrot Lunaire
  • Boston Court (Pasadena, CA), 8:00pm
  • More Information & Tickets

9/12 > New Music Los Angeles

  • Brightwork Newmusic serves as ensemble-in-residence
  • Presented by the American Composer's Forum - Los Angeles chapter, with programming curated by Pacific Serenades, People Inside Electronics, Salastina Music Society, Synchromy, Tuesdays @ Monk Space, and wasteland
  • Clausen Recital Hall (Los Angeles Community College), 7:00pm
  • Free admission
  • More Information

10/18 > Sophie & Charlie, Percussion/Dance Collaboration

10/24 - 11/22 > HOPSCOTCH Opera

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs as part of HOPSCOTCH, a mobile opera for 24 cars presented throughout Los Angeles by The Industry
  • Performances during Saturday & Sunday, late October - November
  • For more information & Tickets (get them while you can!)


2014

1/13-17 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble Tour

  • Performing with the Chapman Percussion Ensemble throughout the San Francisco Bay area and Southern California
  • Featuring music by Nico Muhly, Steve Reich, Eugene Novotney, George Hamilton Green, and Guo Wenjing

1/23-24 > LAPQ @ NAMM

  • The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet visits the annual NAMM Show in Anaheim
  • LAPQ proudly endorses Black Swamp Percussion, REMO, Sabian Cymbals, and Innovative Percussion!

1/27-30 > LAPQ Recording

  • The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet records their second full-length album, the follow-up to 2012's Grammy-nominated Rupa-khanda
  • Featuring six newly commissioned works by William Kraft, Shaun Naidoo, Erik Griswold, Isaac Schankler, Nicholas Deyoe, and Joseph Pereira
  • Expected release late 2014 by Sono Luminus

3/1 > Fullerton New Music Festival

  • LAPQ feature performance of John Luther Adams Strange and Sacred Noise at the 13th Annual Fullerton New Music Festival
  • Saturday, March 1, 8pm, Meng Concert Hall, California State University Fullerton
  • $15 general admission
  • for more information & tickets

3/12 > Ung & Da Capo Chamber Players

3/13 > Chinary Ung - SIA Recording

  • Recording Chinary Ung's Singing Inside Aura with Da Cape Chamber Players
  • Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, University of California - San Diego

3/26 > PIE presents BANG! @ Meng Hall

4/6 > Minimalist Jukebox @ Disney Hall

4/18 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • the Chapman Percussion Ensemble presents an evening concert featuring the music of Lou Harrison, Carlos Chavez, David Skidmore, Lukas Ligeti, and James Tenney
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University Conservatory of Music
  • More information
  • free admission

5/2-3 > Central California Day of Percussion

  • NT to serve as guest judge for the Central California Percussion Competition
  • the Chapman Percussion Ensemble to compete in individual and ensemble category
  • California State University - Fresno, hosted by Dr. Matt Darling and the CSUF Department of Music
  • more information here

5/30 > LAPQ, Gordon Stout, Naoko Takada @ SCIMC

6/6-7 > PARTCH @ REDCAT

  • PARTCH returns for our acclaimed, standing-room only annual concerts at RECDAT!
  • this summer's Boo Intrusions will feature the latest addition to PARTCH's instrumental arsenal, the BOO
  • 8:30pm both nights
  • $25 general admission
  • more information & tickets here

7/20 > iPalpiti @ SOKA Performing Arts Center

  • NT performing Bizet's Carmen (arr. Schnederin) with the iPalipiti Festival of International Laureates orchestra
  • 2:00pm, SOKA Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo
  • More information & tickets here

7/25 > LAPQ @ Festival Mosaic

  • LAPQ performs an evening concert of new commissions and great masterworks for percussion, including works by Joseph Pereira, Erik Griswold, Steve Reich, John Cage, and Mark Applebaum
  • 7:30pm, Cuesta College Cultural and Performing Arts Center, San Luis Obispo
  • More information & tickets here

7/26 > iPalpiti @ Walt Disney Hall

  • NT performing Bizet's Carmen (arr. Schnederin) with the iPalipiti Festival of International Laureates orchestra
  • 8:00pm, Walt Disney Concert Hall, LA
  • More information & tickets here

9/12 > Brightwork - Synchromy re:Launch

9/29 > AxS Festival 2014

11/15 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble Fall Concert

  • The Chapman Percussion Ensemble presents an evening of exceptional eclectic percussion chamber music
  • Program to include works by Terry Riley, Steve Reich, Paul Lansky, Peter Sculthorpe, John Cage, Fritz Hauser, and selections of traditional African drumming
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University College of Performing Arts
  • More information & Tickets

12/ 4-8 > LAPQ Stanford Residency

  • LAPQ collaborates with Stanford composers in a series of workshops, performances, and recordings
  • More information TBA


2013

1/14 - 24 > California Tour

  • NT will be on the road performing and recruiting for the Conservatory of Music @ Chapman University
  • Events throughout Orange County, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, San Jose, East Bay, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Davis, Sacramento, Fresno, and more!
  • email for dates/times and more information!

2/17 > L.A. Composer Salon

  • NT discusses his music & activities in Los Angeles.
  • More details TBA, late January
  • email for more information

3/5 > Threedance @ Art of Elan (San Diego)

  • NT performing with Justin DeHart (tabla) and Kate Hatmaker (violin)
  • Robert Aldridge's rockin trio, Threedance
  • Tuesday, MArch 5, 7pm, San Diego Museum of Art (Balboa Park)
  • More information > Art of Elan

4/29 > Monday Evening Concerts

  • Performing the US premiere of Rolf Riehm's Lenz in Moskau
  • Monday, April 29, 8pm, Zipper Concert Hall (at the Colburn School), Los Angeles
  • Information & Tickets

5/7 > Reich Sextet @ LACMA

  • Performing Steve Reich's Sextet as part of LACMA's Music & Art series
  • 7:30pm, $35 general admission, $25 seniors, $5 students
  • more information here

5/11 > LAPercussion Quartet @ SCPEF

  • The LAPQ performs Cage's Third Construction and Mauricio Kagel's Dressur for the Southern California Percussion Ensemble Festival
  • 6 - 8pm, Irvine Valley College Performing Arts Center

5/28 > LAPercussionQuartet @ CSU - San Bernardino

  • The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet presents an evening concert @ Cal State University, SAn Bernardino
  • 7:30pm concert
  • program repertoire & concert details TBA soon!

6/7 & 8 > PARTCH @ REDCAT

  • The Grammy®-nominated PARTCH ensemble returns to downtown L.A.'s REDCAT Theater to present Marimba Eroica, an evening featuring Harry Partch's Plectra & Percussion Dances, as well as the Dance Pantomime from Oedipus
  • Tickets are available @ redcat.org, and we recommend you purchase early.

8/18 > E12 & Fritz Hauser @ Kunsthaus Zug

  • Ensemble XII performs with Fritz Hauser as part of Schraffurhaus Zug. Details TBA
  • Kunsthaus Zug

8/28 - 31 > Schallmaschine MAXIMUS

  • Ensemble XII performs four evenings of SCHALLMASCHINE MAXIMUS by Swiss percussion artist Fritz Hauser, in collaboration with Synergy Percussion, Speak Percussion, Bob Becker, Sylwia Zytynska, and Rob Kloet
  • Agusta Raurica, Basel, Switzerland

9/1 > Ensemble XII @ Lucerne Festival

9/27 > LAPQ @ Chapman University

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs an evening concert featuring the music of Joseph Pereira, Jeffrey Holmes, Nicholas Deyoe, Shaun Naidoo, and John Cage
  • Salmon Recital Hall, Conservatory of Music
  • 8pm, $20 general admission, $5 students/seniors
  • More Information

10/3 > Brightwork Newmusic

  • Brightwork Newmusic, a "Pierrot Plus" sextet performs an evening concert featuring the music of Sean Heim, Dominique Schafer, D.J. Sparr, Shaun Naidoo, and a world premeire by Jeffrey Holmes
  • Salmon Recital Hall, Conservatory of Music
  • 8pm, $10 general admission, $5 students/seniors
  • More Information

10/11 > wildUp

  • Join LA's new music collective wildUp as they preset WORK, the music of Andrew McIntosh
  • 8pm, Pasadena Conservatory of Music
  • More Information & Tickets

10/19 > LAPQ performs Ortiz with Black Hills Symphony Orchestra

  • Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs Gabriella Ortiz's Altar de Neon with the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra
  • 7:30pm, Rapid City Performing Arts Center
  • More Information & Tickets

11/13 > Chinary Ung @ UC San Diego

  • An evening of Chinary Ung's music celebrating the composer's 70th birthday
  • NT performing Aura for chamber ensemble and two sopranos
  • 7pm, Conrad Prebys Music Center
  • More Information & Tickets

11/15 > LAPQ Showcase Concert @ Percussive Arts Society International Convention

  • LAPQ presents a daytime showcase at PASIC featuring newly commissioned music from Southern California's leading composers: Joseph Pereira, Shaun Naidoo, Jeffrey Holmes, and Nicholas Deyoe
  • 2pm, Sangamore Ballroom, Indianapolis Convention Center
  • More Information

11/21 > Chapman New Music Concert

  • NT conducts Edgard Varese's Ionisation as part of the Conservatory of Music's New Music Ensemble concert
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall
  • More Information & Tickets

11/22 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • NT directs the Chapman Percussion Ensemble in their fall semester feature concert
  • Program to include works by Edgard Varese, Jennifer Higdon, David Johnson, Nico Muhly, and Eugene Novotney
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall
  • More Information & Tickets

11/26 > Snare Drum Theater @ Monk Space

12/9 > Monday Evening Concerts, Kondo & Feldman



2012

1/7 & 15 > Lotosblume

  • Recording the music of Heim, Yi Ka Hoe, Chaipruck Mekara, and Wolfgang Seirel for ein klang, featuring sopranos Stacey Fraser and Anne Harley

1/21 > Jacaranda Music Forte Awards

NT performs Veronika Krausas' dramatic solo Intermezzi as part of Jacaranda Music's Forte Awards

1/29 > Maximusic @ Pacific Standard Time

NT performs James Tenney's Maximusic as part of Los Angeles' Pacific Standard Time

3/3 > PARTCH in San Diego

PARTCH helps celebrate the 75th anniversary of San Diego State University with a greatest hits program: Sonata Dementia, Castor & Pollux, Barstow, Lewis Carrol Songs, etc!!!

  • more details TBA

3/5 > Zipper Hall, LAPQ with Smoke & Mirrors

The LAPQ joins with Smoke & Mirrors to present an evening of percussion chamber music
  • Zipper Hall, 200 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles
  • 8pm

3/11 > PARTCH in San Francisco

PARTCH shares the stage with the San Francisco Symphony in a program celebrating American Mavericks

3/17 > LAPQ premieres Phelps & Miller @ Chapman

The LAPQ presents an evening of new music for percussion quartet @ Chapman University

  • what: Alex Miller's Disappearance & Ben Phelps Year of Solitary Thinking...in Metal
  • where: Chapman University's Salmon Hall
  • when: 7:30pm, $10 general admission, $5 students/seniors, free for Chapman staff/faculty/students

3/26 > Monday Evening Concert

NT performs the music of Stefan Wolpe as part of Jazz Encounters

  • 8pm, Zipper Hall (Colburn School, Los Angeles)

3/27 > Marimba & Violin in San Diego

  • Performing Bright Sheng's Hot Pepper with violinist Jing Yan

3/29 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • NT directs the Chapman Percussion Ensemble, performing the music of Christopher Adler, Bill Alves, Nebojsa Zivkovic, and George Hamilton Green
  • 8pm, Chapman Auditorium, Memorial Hall (Chapman University, Orange, CA)
  • free admission

4/13 > Nigerian Spam @ the Royal T

4/18 > Confluence of Cultures @ Chapman

Performing Sean Heim's Night Breath with Dr. Stacey Fraser, for percussion and soprano
  • New Music, New Voices, Chapman University Salmon Recital Hall, 8pm

4/21 > Ventura County Day of Percussion

NT conducts the Chapman Percussion Ensemble's performance of Nebojsa Zivkovic's Uneven Souls

& performs with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

  • Shaun Naidoo, the Year Before Yesterday
  • John Cage, Third Construction
  • Eric Guinivan, Ritual Dances

6/21 > Worldwide Vibraphone Vexations

9/7 - 9 > Long Beach Opera

  • Performing with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet in the US premiere of Gavin Bryars The Paper Nautilus
  • 2012 Outer Limits Series by the Long Beach Opera
  • 8pm, September 7 - 9
  • Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach
  • Directions & Tickets

9/28 > RECITAL, night one

  • Featuring music by Philippe Hurel, Bruno Mantovani, Pius Cheung, Gordon Stout, Sean Heim, Ben Hackbarth, and Chih-Chen Wei
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall
  • $10 general, $5 senior citizens & students
  • Directions & Tickets

9/29 > Recital, night two

  • Featuring music by Guo Wenjing, Toru Takemitsu, Tom Flaherty, and Osvaldo Golijov
  • Guest performers: Justin DeHart, Eric Guinivan, and Matthew Cook (members of the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet)
  • 8pm, Salmon Recital Hall
  • $10 general, $5 senior citizens & students
  • Directions & Tickets

10/21 > Fullerton Friends of Music

  • The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet presents an afternoon concert, presented by Fullerton Friends of Music
  • Sunny Hills High School Performing Arts Center, Fullerton, CA
  • 3pm

10/21 > Los Angles Master Chorale, Organ Extravaganza!

  • NT performs Nico Muhly A Good Understanding, and Tarik O'Regan Dorchester Canticle with the LAMC
  • 7pm, Disney Concert Hall
  • buy tickets here

10/28 > Tenney @ Beyond Baroque

12/8 > People Inside Electronics

  • The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet presents an evening of music featuring percussion & electronics
  • Composers include James Tenney, Isaac Shankler, Daniel Lenz, Shaun Naidoo, and others
  • 8pm, Atwater Crossing
  • More information & Tickets

12/12 > Am I a Particle or a Wave? @ San Diego

  • NT performing with Justin DeHart Am I a Particle or a Wave? for percussion duo, imaginary pianist and electronics by Ben Hackbarth
  • 8pm, Conrad Prebys Music Center Blackbox Theater
  • reception to follow


2011

1/3 - 28 > Music & Dance

NT directs the Chapman Percussion Ensemble in the Collaborative Spirit, a month-long exploration of Music & Dance collaboration. Featuring the works of Reich, Rzewski, and Cage.

1/14 > Echos of the Pacific Rim

NT performs Sean Heim's Neak Ta with Susan Ung as part of A Confluence of Cultures: Echos of the Pacific Rim

1/24 > Johannes Fischer

NT hosts celebrated percussion virtuoso Johannes Fischer @ Chapman University. 7:30pm, free admission

2/12 > Percussion Symposium

NT hosts the 4th Chapman Percussion Symposium. Free admission, all are welcome

2/16 > Composition Recital @ Chapman

Come listen to four compositions by NT, including three premieres! Concert begins at 6pm in Salmon Hall.

Program:

Etude #1, Christina Cheon - marimba
Modicum's Semblance, Craig Shields - percussion & Brian Walsh - bass clarinet
Three Pieces for Violin, Andrew McIntosh
Distortion I - III, Kristina Driskall - soprano, Jillian Risigari-Gai - harp, Craig Shields & Christopher Bright - percussion

2/23 > UCLA

World Premiere of Adam Gilberti's Celestial Neighbors for percussion, clarinet(s), & piano

8pm, Jan Popper Hall, Schoenberg Music Building

3/1 > Taiwan

NT performs Sean Heim's Neak Ta with violist Susan Ung @ National Concert Hall

3/6 > Hong Kong

NT performs Sean Heim's Neak Ta with Susan Ung @ Hong Kong Arts Centre

3/12 > Fresno

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • Central California Day of Percussion @ California State Fresno
  • evening performance, details TBA

3/13 > San Francisco

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • San Francisco State University
  • LAPQ presents an afternoon concert as part of the Morrison Artist Series
  • McKenna Theater, 3pm, free

3/29 > Boulez & Disney Hall

Performing Sur Incises with Meastro Pierre Boulez as part of a tribute concert for the late Ernest Fleischmann

8pm, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

4/3 > Ventura

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • Ventura College
  • 3pm, Guthrie Hall
  • $5 student, $10 general admission

4/4 > Sacramento

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • Sacramento State University
  • LAPQ presents an evening concert
  • Music Recital Hall, 8pm, free

4/5 > Hayward

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • California State University - East Bay
  • Rafael Hernendaz, host
  • 12:00pm - 1:30pm, Music Building room 1039

4/6 > Santa Cruz

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

4/7 > San Francisco

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • LAPQ presents a masterclass & performance for students of the SF Conservatory
  • 11am, free & all are welcome

4/8 > Bakersfield

NT with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
  • University of California - Bakersfield
  • LAPQ presents a masterclass & performance
  • 1pm, free & all are welcome

4/14 > Music & Dance

NT co-directs The Collaborative Spirit with dancer/choreographer Liz Maxwell
  • Featuring students from Chapman University's College of Performing Arts
  • 7:30pm, Chapman Auditorium, $15 general admission

4/20 > Whispering with XTET

Performing Don Crocket's Whispering in the Dark with XTET
• 7:30pm, Newman Hall, USC

4/22 > Pomona College

NT and cellist Roger Lebow perform works by Tom Flaherty and Osvaldo Golijov
• 8pm,
Bridges Auditorium

5/7 > Jacaranda

NT performs Alberto Ginastera's Cantata para America Magica with Jacaranda: music at the edge
• 8pm,
Barnum Hall

6/10 & 11 > PARTCH @ REDCAT

PARTCH returns to REDCAT for their annual triumph
• advance purchasing of tickets highly recommended!

8/19 - 21 > LAPQ Recording, Skywalker Studio

LAPQ records for Sono Luminus, Skywalker Studio

9/10 > LAPQ @ Zipper Hall

The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet performs an evening concert at Zipper Hall (at the Colburn School)

10/29 > Crumb Part 1 & Nigerian Spam

  • Performing George Crumb's Music for a Summer Evening with percussionist Justin DeHart & pianists Genevieve Lee and Nadia Shpachenko @ Chapman University's Salmon Hall. 7:30 pm
  • Also on the same program, the long awaited world premiere of Shaun Naidoo's Nigerian Spam, an opera for solo percussion, pre-recorded percussion, computer voices, and Nigerian Spam emails

11/5 > LAPQ @ Music & Conversations

The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet returns to one of LA's best music salons, Music & Conversations

To be performed:
  • Repousee, by Joseph Pereira
  • Catfish, by Mark Applebaum

GAM Arts Center, 4975 West Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, 90019
Concert @ 8pm, wine and hors d'oeuvres @ 7:15
Tickets available here

11/6 > Crumb Part 2

  • Performing George Crumb's Music for a Summer Evening with percussionist Justin DeHart & pianists Genevieve Lee and Nadia Shpachenko, and Nigerian Spam by Shaun Naidoo.
  • Pomona College "Little Bridges" Theater, 2pm

11/13 > Los Angeles Master Chorale

  • Performing the music of James Newton, Disney Concert Hall, 7pm

11/16 > Crumb Part 3

  • Performing George Crumb's Music for a Summer Evening with percussionist Justin DeHart & pianists Genevieve Lee and Nadia Shpachenko, and Nigerian Spam by Shaun Naidoo.
  • CalPoly (Pomona, CA), 8pm

11/17 > Chapman Percussion Ensemble

  • The Chapman Percussion Ensemble presents their fall concert
  • Salmon Hall (Chapman University, Orange, CA), 7:30pm
  • Performing the music of Shaun Naidoo, Frank Zappa, Guo Wenjing, Lou Harrison, and Steve Reich

12/6> Fred Katz's Jade Mountain

The LAPQ joins others to premiere Fred Katz' Jade Mountain for percussion, flute solo, and piano
• Salmon Hall (Chapman University), 8:00pm


2010


February
  • 2/6 - Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, 3rd Annual Chapman Percussion Symposium - Featured Evening Performance, Chapman University
March
  • 3/8 - Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, Zipper Hall (Colburn School, Los Angeles), Monday Evening Concerts, 8pm
  • 3/15 - "Neak Ta" by Sean Heim, performance with violist Susan Ung, California Institute of the Arts
  • 3/19 - Performance with Gary Matsuura & the California Concert Artists
April
May
  • 5/27 - Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, featured ensemble-in-residence of the 2nd L.A. Composers Project, Newman Hall, University of Southern California, 8pm
June

2009

May

  • 5/1, Marimba Masterclass w/ Eric Guinivan, part of 1st Annual Southern California Percussion Ensemble Festival Solo Marimba Competition, Chapman University, Salmon Hall, 6pm, free
  • 5/2, Guest Judge, SCPEF Solo Marimba Competition, Chapman University, Memorial Hall, all day, free
  • 5/7, Performance w/ Chapman Percussion Ensemble, Chapman University, Salmon Hall, 8pm, free
  • 5/10, Ensemble Green Student Readings
August
  • 8/3 - 20, Ensemble XII Summer Residency, University of California, San Diego
  • 8/15, Ensemble XII concert, UCSD Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, 8pm (7:15 pre-concert talk)
  • 8/16, Ensemble XII with Fritz Hauser & Steven Schick, Sushi Performing Arts Space, Downtown San Diego, 8pm
  • 8/31, Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, Woodbridge High School (Irvine, CA), 5pm
September
October
  • 10/16 - Performance with Eighth Blackbird as part of the University of Southern California's Visions & Voices Series, Newman Hall, 8pm
  • 10/24 - Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, Occidental College, more info TBA
  • 10/31 - Sharp Three, Asian American Jazz Festival - Cafe Metropol
November
  • 11/6 - Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, Pasadena Arts Center, more infoTBA
  • 11/12 - Chapman Percussion Ensemble Fall Concert, Chapman University Salmon Hall, 8pm, free
December
  • 12/1-4 - PARTCH tour & performance as part of LA's Grand Performance series, Guadalajara, Mexico