National Sawdust 2/23

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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

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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

Igor-Stravinsky-and-Maurice-Ravel 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 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 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

Juilliard 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

MSM 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.

Longleash/Bearthoven 9/27

Shapeshifterposter 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

The Loretto Project 8/11-8/16

Little Loretto, by Courtois of Malines, circa 1815

The Loretto Project (August 11-15) is a celebration of adventurous new music at the Loretto Motherhouse in Nerinx, KY. The project includes a composition seminar led by Composer-In-Residence NILS VIGELAND, a public masterclass with MARC SATTERWHITE, 3 public performances, and a composition commission. Longleash (piano trio) will … Continue reading

The Charles Ives Tunebook 6/30/15

Dempsey 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.

Artists in Residence @ pianoSonoma 7/25-8/9

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July 25 – August 9, 2015 Weill Hall, Green Music Center. Sonoma, CA As Artists in Residence for the 2015 pianoSonoma Festival, LONGLEASH will perform works from our repertoire, as well as coach and collaborate with pianoSonoma participants and fellow … Continue reading