January

FardanceCLOSE / for piano, Anne Rainwater, January 13 / Maybeck Studio, Berkeley, CA, USA

Ayre: towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for Flt (b. flt) Cl (b.cl) Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl, Recherche Ensemble, January 17 / Berlin Ultraschall, Berlin, Germany.

Guardian / for cello and large orchestra, Simone Young, Severine Ballon, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester, January 20 / Ultraschall Festival, Haus des Rundfunks, Berlin, Germany.  

Amber / for orchestra, Staatsorchester Darmstadt, Kerem Hasan (conductor), January 20 / Staatstheater, Großes Haus, Darmstadt, Germany.

Amber / for orchestra, Staatsorchester Darmstadt, Kerem Hasan (conductor), January 21 / Staatstheater, Großes Haus, Darmstadt, Germany.

for solo violin / for violin, Alexandra Greffin-Klein, January 25 / Hochschule fur Musik und Theater, Munich, Germany.

Adiantum Capillus Veneris I / for soprano, Brittany Hewitt January 29 / Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, New York, USA.

Adiantum Capillus Veneris I (Arr. Severine Ballon) / for cello, Pierre Strauch, January 31 / Fondation suisse / Pavillon Le Corbusier Paris, France.

February

The last leaf / for oboe solo Megan Kyle, oboe  February 9 / Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall University of Buffalo New York USA  

Adiantum Capillus Veneris I / for soprano Shari Feldman, February 22, /Studio Gallery Dupont Circle, DC, USA.

Manoalchadia / for 2 female voices and b flute, WasteLAnd Ensemble, February 16 / ArtshareLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion, Ann Unju Yi (piano), Thomas Snydacker (sax), February 22 / New Music DePaul, Allen Recital Hall, DePaul University, Chicago, IL.

Adiantum Capillus Veneris I (Arr. Severine Ballon) / for cello, Severine Ballon, February 19 / Konzertreihe für aktuelle Musik, Lauschvisite, Historica-Gewölbe, Montabaur, Germany.

March

Irrational (World Premier) / Loadbang, March 7 / NYC Opera America, New York, New York, USA.

FardanceCLOSE / for piano, Caroline Grivellaro, March 9 / Casa del Lago, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico.

Winter Songs Version II: Stones / for 20+ instrumentalists, DePaul Ensemble, Conductor: Michael Lewanski, March 14 / Gannon Concert Hall, Holtschneider Performance Center, DePaul University School of Music, Chicago, IL, USA.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion, HINGE Ensemble, March 16 / Times Two Series, The Record Company, Boston, MA, USA.

Anea Crystal: Seed I / for string quartet, Ilia Shestani, Patrick Evans, Alexander Botin, Nikos Palamaris, March 17 / The Athinai, Athens, Greece.

Anea Crystal: Seed II / for string quartet, Ilia Shestani, Patrick Evans, Alexander Botin, Nikos Palamaris, March 17 / The Athinai, Athens, Greece.

Anea Crystal: Anea / for string octet, Ilia Shestani, Patrick Evans, Alexander Botin, Nikos Palamaris, March 17 / The Athinai, Athens, Greece.

The Last Leaf / for sopranino sax, Alex Richards, March 19 / University of Louisville School of Music, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano and percussion, Hypercube, March 20-24 / Now Hear This Festival, Admonton, Alberta, Canada.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion, Seattle Symphony, March 24 / Octave 9, Raisbeck Music Center, Seattle, WA, USA.

HIDDEN / for quartet and electronics, Jack Quartet and IRCAM, March 25 / Monday Evening Series, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Ayre: towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for Flt (b. flt) Cl (b.cl) Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl, Ensemble Contrechamps, Michael Wendeberg (director), March 29 / Communal Hall of Plainpalais, Geneva, Switzerland.

Black Flowers / for e guitar, Ruben Mattia Santorsa, March 29 / MISE-EN_PLACE, Brooklyn, NYC, US.

While Liquid Amber / for 3 piccolos, Trio Taco, March 31 / COPPER OWL, Victoria, BC, Canada.

April

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion, HINGE Ensemble, April 5 / MIS-EN_PLACE, Brooklyn, NY, USA.

FardanceCLOSE / Nanyi Neil Qiang  Group 113, April 4 / CCRMA Stage Stanford University Ca, USA

FardanceCLOSE / Nanyi Neil Qiang  Group 113, April 8 / Center for New Music, San Francisco, USA.

Black Flowers / for e guitar, Petur Jonasson, April 8 / Saint James Church, London, UK

FardanceCLOSE / Nanyi Neil Qiang  Group 113, April 12 / New Music Concert Series, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Black Flowers / for solo E guitar, Yaron Deutsch, BBC concert series Open Ear April 13/ St. Luke, London, UK

Manoalchadia / for 2 female voices and b flute, Peridot Duo, April 26 / Gallery 263263 Pearl Street, Cambridge, MA, USA.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion, HINGE Ensemble, April 29 / Framingham State University, MA, USA.

May

Adiantum Capillus Veneris / for voice and breath, Juliet Fraser, May 15 / Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk, UK.

Adiantum Etudes in Fragility No. 1 / Helena Ciara Kunkel, May 21 / Kleiner Saal, HfMDK, Frankfurt, Germany

August

Anea Crystal / for 2 string quartets, The New Fromm Players and other Fellows, August 10 / Tanglewood Music Center, MA, USA.

HIDDEN / for quartet and electronics, Jack Quartet and IRCAM, August 11 / Time Spans Festival, DiMenna Center for Classical Music, NY, NY, USA.

Sahaf / for sax, e guitar, piano, percussion Nikel Ensemble, August TBA / New York, Time spans festival USA.

Guardian / for cello and large orchestra, Severine Ballon, Ostrava New Orchestra Johannes Kalitzke conducting August 25 / Ostrava New Music Days, Czech Republic.

September

Habekhi (World Premier) / for 9 instruments and singer, SWR Experimental Studio, Detlf Heussinger (conductor), September 23 / MUSICA  festival, Strasbourg, France.

Once I blinked nothing stayed the same / for orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony, Thomas Dausgaard (conductor), September 26 / Scotland, UK.

November

Heart Chamber (World Premier) / for 5 singers, 5 instrumental soloists, choir, large orchestra, and electronics, Deutsche Oper Berlin, November 15 / Berlin, Germany.

HIDDEN / for string quartet and electronics, Arditti Quartet and IRCAM, November 17 / Huddersfield, UK.

Heart Chamber / for 5 singers, 5 instrumental soloists, choir, large orchestra, and electronics, Deutsche Oper Berlin, November 21 / Berlin, Germany.

Heart Chamber / for 5 singers, 5 instrumental soloists, choir, large orchestra, and electronics, Deutsche Oper Berlin, November 26 / Berlin, Germany.

Heart Chamber / for 5 singers, 5 instrumental soloists, choir, large orchestra, and electronics, Deutsche Oper Berlin, November 29 / Berlin, Germany.

December

Heart Chamber (World Premier) / for 5 singers, 5 instrumental soloists, choir, large orchestra, and electronics, Deutsche Oper Berlin, December 6 / Berlin, Germany.