Saturday, October 27 | 5:00-7:00 pm at the magnificent loft of architect Alexandr Neratoff | SoHo, New York City (RSVP for address) Lydia Chapin, Aaron Jay Kernis, and Elena Siyanko — honorary co-hosts Admission $100 (fully tax-deductible — purchase) Or FREE if you become a Contemporaneous VISIONARY at the Adventurer or Trailblazer level.
BMP: Next Generation is a new initiative to discover the next generation of music-theatre and opera-theatre compositional voices. The two finalists chosen in the 2018 cycle, Michael Lanci and Emma O’Halloran, return to National Sawdust in February to showcase new and original 30-minute works.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 | 7:30 pm Roulette | 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY Tickets forthcoming
A celebration of the radically diverse ways we express our lives through music, featuring sets by Boio, Forward Music Project, and Warp Trio. Contemporaneous closes with set of music by Henry Threadgill, Violet Barnum, and Sarah Goldfeather.
Contemporaneous performs new works by Princeton University graduate composers Natalie Dietterich, Molly Herron, James Moore, Tom Morrison, and Annika Socolofsky along with faculty composer Dan Trueman.
Chunky in Heat is an opera based on a libretto by celebrated author A. M. Homes and features music by Jason Cady, Paula Matthusen, Erin Rogers, Aaron Siegel, Shelley Washington and Matthew Welch. This production is directed by Alison Moritz.