Longleash @ Hunter College – 4/5

Longleash in rehearsal at Hunter College

April 5, 2017 8:00 PM Lang Recital Hall @ Hunter College 695 Park Ave New York, NY 10065 Free Admission PROGRAM Longleash performs new works by students from Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center.

The Charles Ives Tunebook – 11/16

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November 16, 2016. The Cosmopolitan Club 122 E 66th St, New York, NY 10065 PROGRAM Piano Trio | Charles Ives Longleash presents an interactive performance exploring Charles Ives’s Trio, and the various hymns, marching band numbers, fiddle tunes, and popular songs that Ives … Continue reading

Kettle Corn New Music – 2/11

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February 11, 2017. Scandinavia House 58 Park Avenue New York, NY 10016 $10 – $20 Admission PROGRAM Brontal Symmetry | Scott Wollschleger Traumlieder | Hans Abrahamsen Light and Matter | Kaija Saariaho Shades of Silence | Anna Thorvaldsdottir* In My Beginning is My End … Continue reading

Recital at UNK – 4/17

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April 17, 2017. University of Nebraska, Kearney 2504 9th Ave, Kearney, NE 68849 Free Admission   PROGRAM Piano Trio – Anthony Donofrio Die Fesnter des Universums – Klaus Lang Passing Through, Staying Put – Christopher Trapani Light and Matter – Kaija … Continue reading

EQ Concert Series – 11/13

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November 13th, 2016. 3PM Third Life Studio 33 Union Square, Somerville, MA $10 General Admission PROGRAM Brontal Symmetry | Scott Wollschleger Icebloom | Chris Swithinbank Il colore dell’ombra | Clara Iannotta L’idée sans l’ideal | Richard Carrick      

The Loretto Project – Installations 8/20

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Installations @ The Motherhouse  August 20, 2016. 2 PM The Loretto Motherhouse  Site-specific sound installations by Loretto Project participants: Zak Argabrite, Kayla Cashetta, Andrew Maxbauer, Matt Simon For directions to the Motherhouse click here.

The Charles Ives Tunebook 6/30/15

Dempsey and Firpo by George Bellows (1882-1925

June 30th, 2015. 7:00 PM Parish Hall. Canterbury, NH Longleash presents an interactive performance exploring Charles Ives’s Trio, and the various hymns, marching band numbers, fiddle tunes, and popular songs that Ives quotes.

Renate Rohlfing

Renate Rohlfing, piano

    Pianist RENATE ROHLFING is rapidly garnering a name as one of her generation’s most versatile and accomplished collaborative pianists. Equally comfortable in instrumental and vocal music, Ms. Rohlfing has performed at some of the most prestigious festivals and … Continue reading

Ins Licht

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Ins Licht opens with an explosive, stark unison on C between cello and piano. The cello plays extremely close to the bridge, fracturing the note into continuously fluctuating overtones. The piano’s C dissipates naturally over the 19 bars it is … Continue reading

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

LONGLEASH @ Ohio U

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  Not too long ago, LONGLEASH enjoyed a welcome respite from the chaotic, slushy horror that is New York City in February. It came in the form of a short residency at Ohio University in Athens, where we were reunited … Continue reading

Sankt Peter

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Happy 2014! After LONGLEASH’s December performance in Austria, I traveled to Germany and spent New Year’s Eve in the beautiful city of Cologne. I wasn’t expecting my German holiday to inspire a new-music related blog post — but Cologne turned … Continue reading