Author Archives: John Popham

Trondheim International Chamber Music Academy

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September 22 – 28, 2014. Trondheim, Norway. LONGLEASH performs Sørensen and Schubert piano trios, as well as other works in collaboration with festival artists.

MET Balcony Bar

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August 29 & 30, 2014. 5 pm. Met Balcony Bar Series, ETHEL & Friends. LONGLEASH plays a collection of works by NYC-based composers Reiko Füting and Chris Cerrone, along with piano trios by Schubert and Haydn.

WUOL Broadcast

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  August 27, 2014. 12 pm. WUOL. 619 South Fourth Street, Louisville, KY. LONGLEASH performs selections from works by Franz Schubert and Bent Sørensen for a live audience at WUOL 90.5.

Loretto Motherhouse Series

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August 25, 2014. 7 PM Loretto Motherhouse. 515 Nerinx Rd. Nerinx, KY Works by Franz Schubert and Bent Sørensen.  

RESIDENCY @ Ohio University

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February 19 – 20, 2014 Ohio University, Athens OH LONGLEASH traveled Athens, OH in February 2014 to conduct a residency at Ohio University. We performed a concert of works by Wolfgang Rihm, Jonathan Harvey, G. F. Haas, Reiko Füting, and … Continue reading

Horace Mann School

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February 24th, 2014 Works by Josef Haydn, Franz Schubert, Wolfgang Rihm, and Jonathan Harvey.  

LONGLEASH @ KUG

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Thursday, December 19, 7:00PM Ira Malaniuk Saal. Leonhardstraße 82-84. Graz, Austria LONGLEASH gave its European debut at the Ira Malaniuk Saal of the Kunstuniversität Graz, performing works by Reiko Füting, Klaus Lang, Beat Furrer, and Georg Friedrich Haas.

Trio Formations

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Thursday, September 12th, 7:30 PM Opera America. 330 7th Ave. New York, NY Trio Formations explores the evolution of the piano trio structure, from its classical origins in the piano sonata to its post-1980’s resurgence in the contemporary chamber music … Continue reading

Light Traps

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Thursday, July 16th, 7:30 PM The Center for New Music (San Francisco, CA) LONGLEASH’s Light Traps program is a musical display of the fascination, draw, and allure of light. The program is a collection of pieces evoking light in many … Continue reading

Workshop with Beat Furrer

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May 13, 2013 8:00 PM The Manhattan School of Music, Pforzheimer Hall LONGLEASH was honored to play Beat Furrer’s early piano trio, Retour an Dich for the composer during his visit to NY.

MSM Composer’s Forum

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April 4, 2013 The Manhattan School of Music, Greenfield Hall LONGLEASH presented works by Georg Friedrich Haas and Klaus Lang for the composition students at the Manhattan School of Music.

4 Questions for Scott Wollschleger

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I was born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1980. My earliest artistic impressions were images of Ronald Reagan and the sounds of 80’s television programs. My teenage love affair with Paula Abdul and Led Zeppelin abruptly ended when I discovered Beethoven, … Continue reading