Jeff Stern

percussion

Nov
3
8:00pm 8:00pm

Pique Collective: Sonic Imagery

Pique presents a night of graphic scores, as stimulating for the eye as for the ear, opening with Igor C Silva's driving Smart Alienation for chamber ensemble and video playback. We will have two visual artists responding to our work in real-time for another level of inspired interpretation. The event is at Union's brewery with a visit from the Well Crafted Pizza food truck so tasty beer and food will be plentiful!

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Sep
15
to Sep 24

Five College Opera: The Scarlet Professor

  • Theatre 14 at Smith College (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A new opera composed by Eric Sawyer, with musical direction by Eduardo Leandro, based on the true story of a scandal revolving around the arrest of a closeted gay professor for possessing erotic magazines. Evening performances are Sept. 15, 16, 23 at 8pm, with Sunday matinees at 3pm on Sept. 17 and 24

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Jun
12
to Jun 24

Eighth Blackbird Creative Lab

I will join 23 other performers and 6 composition fellows along with an amazing faculty including Eighth Blackbird and some incredible guests for this inaugural two-week retreat in Ojai, CA. The festival will culminate in two concerts on June 23rd and 24th.

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May
21
12:30pm12:30pm

Pique Brunchraiser

Pique presents small sets of new music sponsored by Bottoms Up Bagels to raise money for a couple upcoming projects. Eat free bagels and drink free mimosas while listening to music by Timo Andres, George Crumb, George Aperghis, Ted Hearne, and more.

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May
5
8:00pm 8:00pm

Mind on Fire debut

Mind on Fire unleashes in Baltimore with a program of heavy-hitting chamber orchestra works and re-works including the sounds of Julia Wolfe, James Young, Amy Beth Kirsten, and more.  Also on the line-up is Ted Hearne's furtive movements for drumset and cello, for which I'll join forces with Peter Kibbe

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Mar
25
to Mar 26

Peabody Dance Showcase

  • Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

My Peabody Prep colleague, Adam Rosenblatt, and I will be performing arrangements of Andy Akiho's Karakurenai and John Cage's In a Landscape alongside new choreography by Peabody's Contemporary Dance director, Connie Dinapoli - shows are Saturday 3/25 at 7:30pm and Sunday 3/26 at 3pm

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