Author Archives: John Popham

National Sawdust 2/23

© John Popham. All rights reserved.

February 23, 2016. National Sawdust. 80 North 6th St. Brooklyn, NY Longleash is honored to join a stellar line-up of ensembles in a showcase presented by the Avaloch Farm Music Institute. For the past two years, Longleash has been incredibly … Continue reading

EMPAC 4/21

© John Popham. All rights reserved.

April 21, 2016. 7:30 PM. The Curtis R. Preim Media and Performing Arts Center Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute “From tight rhythmic unisons to expansive, wandering melodic lines, Amirtha Kidambi’s Elder Ones and Longleash represent many possible futures for contemporary experimental music. … Continue reading

Ridotto Concert Series 5/1

Maurice Ravel with Igor Stravinsky

Longleash returns to the Ridotto Concert Series to perform Maurice Ravel’s Trio for piano, violin, and cello. The program, an exploration of the rise of Naturalism in the shadow of Romanticism, will also feature Copland’s Dickinson Songs featuring the fabulous … Continue reading

Music of Charles Ives and Nils Vigeland 10/17

Nils Vigeland

October 17, 2015. 7:00 PM. Queen of the Hudson Music Series @Atlas Industries. 11 Spring Street, Newburgh, NY Suggested Ticket Donation $20 Longleash presents chamber music by Charles Ives and Nils Vigeland, including Ives’s Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano and Vigeland’s Ives Music.  … Continue reading

The Phall of the Singer 10/22

Reiko Füting

October 22, 2015. 6PM The German Consulate. 871 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY. The performance, conceived by Michael Grossmann, investigates the possibility of a combination of reading and concert, of theatrical and musical performance. The texts by Euripides, Goethe, … Continue reading

Performance for Juilliard MAP Program – 10/24

Lincoln Center

Longleash is presenting an interactive performance for Juilliard’s Music Advancement Program as part of Beyond the Studio & Practice Room, a series designed to expose their young students to the lives and careers of professional musicians.  

Composition Forum at Manhattan School of Music

Manhattan School of Music

Longleash will be returning to the Composition Forum at Manhattan School of Music to work with student composers, reading and discussing their new works for piano trio.

Loretto Concerts 8/12; 8/14; 8/16

Photo by Pascal Perich

August 12, 2015. 7:00 PM Listen Local  Loretto Motherhouse Chapel. 515 Nerinx Rd, Nerinx, KY Works by Daniel Gilliam, Rachel Grimes, and Marc Satterwhite   August 14, 2015. 7:00 PM After Ives Loretto Motherhouse Chapel. 515 Nerinx Rd, Nerinx, KY Works by Charles … Continue reading

Composition Workshop with Nils Vigeland

Nils Vigeland

About the workshop: Longleash will invite 3 collegiate-level composition students to join us in Loretto for an immersive musical experience. Students will take part in: 3 private composition lessons with Nils Vigeland workshop-rehearsals with Longleash a public masterclass with Marc Satterwhite (U. of … Continue reading

Masterclass with Marc Satterwhite 8/13

Mark Satterwhite

Loretto Motherhouse Chapel. 515 Nerinx Rd, Nerinx, KY We are honored to have Dr. Marc Satterwhite (University of Louisville) join us at Loretto for a masterclass with our three composer participants. Each participant will have the opportunity to discuss current and … Continue reading

Longleash/Bearthoven 9/27

Poster by Longleash

September 27, 2015. 7 PM. ShapeShifter Lab. 18 Whitwell Pl. Brooklyn, NY Longleash teams up with fellow Brooklynites Bearthoven (piano, bass, percussion). Longleash Set Brontal Symmetry – Scott Wollschleger Passing Through, Staying Put – Christopher Trapani Il colore dell’ombra – … Continue reading