Agenda

2020 Events

Leiden, February 22: “The Speed of Silence” with Ned McGowan. “Peel Slowly and See” Festival. venue: marktsteeg10.nl. Leiden, Netherlands. Admission with festival pass.

The Hague, March 1, 7pm: Sneak Preview Concert: “Tears at the Happy Hour”  – cabaret and art songs of William Bolcom, with soprano Rayanne Dupuis. Onze Ambassade, 102 Lange Voorhout, Den Haag, Netherlands. Tickets 7.50 to 10.00. Please purchase in advance on EventBrite.

POSTPONED Manhattan: date TBA: Tears at Happy Hour – cabaret and art songs of William Bolcom, with soprano Rayanne Dupuis. Baruch College Performing Arts Center, Rosalyn and Irwin Engelman Recital Hall, New York City.

POSTPONED (ONLINE) New Haven: date TBA: Discussion on Silence at Hopper College, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

ONLINE Boston: March 27 Lecture-Performance: “The Art of Programming” New England Conservatory, Boston, Massachusetts.

CANCELLED Ann Arbor: March 29 Tears at Happy Hour – cabaret and art songs of William Bolcom, with soprano Rayanne Dupuis. Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

POSTPONED July 2021: concert of Beethoven and Cage in Cluny (Burgundy) France.

AIRED APRIL 19 New Radio Documentary: The Silence in Between, a radio feature on RTé Lyric fm (Irish Classical Radio)

Dutch composer Mayke Nas wrote this piece for me long before Corona!

Silences

Meanwhile, during lockdown, I’m thinking a lot about new experiences of silence. Here’s a video discussing why silence is so relevant, and tying in with a documentary I made in February…called “The Silence in Between” :