Appearances

CURIOS by Phyllis Chen
METAMORPHOSES (Book l) by George Crumb


Thursday, November 1, 8.30pm
REDCAT
Los Angeles, CA

redcat.org

Past Performances

CAGE, COWELL, CRUMB

Venice Biennale
Wednesday, October 3, 4.30pm
Ca’ Giustinian Sala Delle Colonne
Venice

labiennale.org

TOY TOY TOY!

TransArt Festival
Sunday, September 30, 11am
Museion di Bolzano
Piazza Siena 1
39100 Bolzano/Bozen

transart.it

CLOWN CABARET!

The New York Clown Theater Festival
Thursday, September 20, 7pm
The Brick
579 Metropolitan Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11211
(between Union Avenue and Lorimer Street)

bricktheater.com

TOY TOY TOY!

With RE:SOUND Collective
Friday, September 14, 8:15pm
YST Conservatory Concert Hall
National University of Singapore
Singapore

resoundcollective.org

TOY PIANO PLUS....

Saturday, June 2, 7 pm
Female Composers’ Festival
Spectrum
70 Flushing Ave, Garage A
Brooklyn, NY 11205

York Street stop on the F Train
DeKalb Avenue stop on the B, D and Q trains
connect to B57 and B69 Buses

spectrumnyc.com

METAMORPHOSES, BOOK l by George Crumb (New York premiere)
HELIX by Kelly Moran (world premiere)
SACRED MONSTER by Suzanne Farrin (world premiere)
And works by Cage and Toby Twining


Ecstatic Music Festival
Thurs, April 26, 7.30 pm
Merkin Concert Hall
(Kaufman Music Center)
129 West 67 Street
New York , NY 10023

CD launch of Metamorphoses on Mode Records at the concert

Trailer and info at:
kaufmanmusiccenter.org

2017 UNCAGED TOY PIANO FESTIVAL

December 8, 13 & 14
Various locations in NYC

uncagedtoypiano.org
facebook.com/phyllis.chen

METAMORPHOSES by George Crumb

Wed, November 8, 8 pm
(6.15 pm: gallery access)
Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

barnesfoundation.org

SOUNDS FROM THE AVANT-GARDE:

Alireza Mashayekhi, Cage, Cowell and others
Performed by Cyrus Forough / Ramin Amir Arjomand / Margaret Leng Tan / Daisy Press
Thurs, November 2, 8pm
ISSUE Project Room
22 Boerum Place
Brooklyn, NY 11201

http://issueprojectroom.org/

METAMORPHOSES by George Crumb (German premiere)

Sun, October 21, 11 am, 2 pm, 5 pm
Donaueschinger Musiktage
Museum Art.Plus
Donaueschingen
Germany

donaueschingen.de

VEXATIONS by Erik Satie

Tues, September 26, 7 pm
through Wed, September 27, 1 pm
Guggenheim Museum, NYC
Performed by a relay of pianists
(MLT at 12 am and 1.40 am)
In conjunction with
Mystical Symbolism:
The Salon de la Rose+Croix in Paris, 1892–1897

guggenheim.org

COWELL, CAGE, CRUMB

Friday, June 9, 8.30 pm
Holland Festival
Muziekgebouw
Amsterdam
Including the European premiere of
George Crumb’s Metamorphoses

hollandfestival.nl

CRUMB & THE EXPERIMENTAL TRADITION
(symposium)


Saturday, June 10, 2 pm
Holland Festival
University Theater
University of Amsterdam

hollandfestival.nl

THE THREE Cs: CAGE, COWELL, CRUMB
Pioneers of the Avant-Garde Piano


Sunday, May 7, 4 pm
National Gallery of Art
Washington DC
Featuring the world premiere of
George Crumb’s Metamorphoses

nga.gov

Metamorphoses trailer:

vimeo.com

THE THREE Cs: CAGE, COWELL, CRUMB (sneak preview)

Friday, April 28, 8pm
Dowd Hall
SUNY Cortland
Cortland NY
Free admission

cortland.edu

BEYOND THE SILENCE:
The Legacy of John Cage (workshop)


Saturday, 4 February, 2-4 pm
National Museum of Singapore
The Salon, Level 1

eventbrite.sg

SATIEfaction (Asian premiere)
Erik Satie, Cage and Beyond


Friday, 20 January, 7.30 pm
Post-concert Q&A
National Museum of Singapore
In conjunction with the exhibition
“What is Not Visible is Not Invisible”

nationalmuseum.sg

Residency at University of Maryland, College Park, MD:
THE THREE Cs: CAGE, COWELL, CRUMB workshop


Wednesday, December 7, 11.30am
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library

CABINET OF CURIOSITIES

Thursday, December 8, 8pm
Kogod Theater
The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center

theclarice.umd.edu

CABINET OF CURIOSITIES
featuring
Phyllis Chen’s CURIOS
and other works
at
OZ ASIA FESTIVAL
Adelaide, Australia
Wednesday, September 28, 8pm
Nexus Arts

ozasiafestival.com.au

indaily.com.au

ODE TO SCHROEDER

Schroeder Hall
Green Music Center
Sonoma State University
Sunday, May 1, 3pm

gmc.sonoma.edu

TOY PIANO workshop

New York University
Thursday, April 14, 8pm
Provincetown Playhouse,
133 Macdougal Street
Free admission

events.nyu.edu
facebook.com

Residency at University of Maryland, College Park:
THE THREE Cs: CAGE, COWELL, CRUMB workshop


3800 The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center

University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1625
Wedneday, April 13, 11am

theclarice.umd.edu

CABINET OF CURIOSITIES

Tuesday, April 12, 8pm

theclarice.umd.edu

SORCERESSS OF THE NEW PIANO screening

Monday, April 11, 7.30pm

theclarice.umd.edu

DANSPACE PROJECT:
AN EVENING WITH EIKO & GUESTS


St. Mark’s Church
131 East 10th St (at 2nd Ave)
New York City
Tuesday, March 15
Video installation opens 5.30pm
Poetry, dance, music at 7pm
MLT performs Cage and Somei Satoh
Free admission

danspaceproject.org

AFTER FUKUSHIMA
Fifth Anniversary 24-Hour Vigil


St. Mark’s Church
131 East 10th St (at 2nd Ave)
New York City
Friday, March 11, 10pm to
Saturday, March 12, 10pm
Eiko performs Friday, 9pm (tix required)
Artists perform each hour on the hour
MLT performs Sat 8pm
Free admission

eikoandkoma.org

GREAT BIG STORY on CNN.com

greatbigstory.com
youtube.com

UNCAGED TOY PIANO FESTIVAL on SINOVISION

en.sinovision.net
youtube.com

METROPOLITAN MUSEUM
ASTOR CHINESE GARDEN COURT
performance on EN.SINOVISION.NET


en.sinovision.net
youtube.com

UNCAGED TOY PIANO FESTIVAL:
TOYS AND MOVING IMAGES


Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35th Avenue
Astoria, NY 11106
(NQ train to 3rd stop in Queens, 36th Ave)
(718) 777-6800
$15 / $9 (member)
Friday, December 4, 7:00pm

movingimage.us


AFTER-PARTY!

The Uke Hut
36-01 36th Avenue
Astoria, NY 11106
(Take NQ train to 3rd stop in Queens, 36th Ave)
(916) 500-8680
$10, tickets at door
Friday, December 4th, 9:30pm

ukehut.com

New recordingmore information >>

Metamorphoses (Book I)

GEORGE CRUMB
The Goldfish

 

METAMORPHOSES (Book I)
Ten Fantasy Pieces (after celebrated paintings)

George Crumb
for Amplified Piano

Black Prince (Paul Klee)

The Goldfish (Paul Klee)

Wheatfield with Crows (Vincent van Gogh)

The Fiddler (Marc Chagall)

Nocturne: Blue and Gold – Southhampton Water
(James McNeil Whistler)

Perilous Night (Jasper Johns)

Clowns at Night (Marc Chagall)

Contes barbares (Paul Gauguin)

The Persistence of Memory (Salvador Dali)

The Blue Rider (Vasily Kandinsky)

 

She Herself Alone

TOBY TWINING
An American in
Buenos Aires
(excerpt)

 

more information >>

SHE HERSELF ALONE
The Art of the Toy Piano 2 (CD/DVD)

for toy pianos, toy instruments, piano, voice

JOHN CAGE
Suite for Toy Piano • Dream

ERIK GRISWOLD
Old MacDonald’s Yellow Submarine

TOBY TWINING
An American in Buenos Aires (A Blues Tango)

GEORGE CRUMB
Put My Little Shoes Away

JEROME KITZKE
The Animist Child

ROSS BOLLETER
Hymn to Ruin

LAURA LIBEN
She Herself Alone

ERIK GRISWOLD
Old MacDonald’s
Yellow Submarine (excerpt)

Toys Are Us
OLD MACDONALD’S YELLOW SUBMARINE
by Erik Griswold, from Tan’s ABC broadcast, was Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s official entry at the UNESCO International Music Council’s International Rostrum of Composers

May 31 – June 4, 2010
Lisbon, Portugal

www.imc-cim.org

Old Mac’s Sub is one of 14 works recommended for worldwide airplay through the Rostrum’s broadcast affiliates in 32 countries.