AUGUST - SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER 2018

Hey folks - lots of news and lots of movement around the world coming up...

AUGUST

1- solo at Market Hotel, Brooklyn NYC. This is a Todd P event and I will be offering a brief reprieve amidst Tim Dahl's Quintuple Trio (mick Barr, Colin Marston, Ava Mendoza, Brandon Seabrook, Kevin Hufnagel, Kevin Shea, Weasel, Shayna Dunkleman, Nandor, Oran Canfield, Evan Lipson, Shayna Dulberger, Johny Deblase)

3- Mostly Mozart Festival. Music by George Lewis, Coutney Bryan, Michael Pisaro and John Adamns. 7:30pm at the Gerald Lynch Theater - John Jay College NYC

10- duo with Levy Lorenzo @ Wonders of Nature, Williamsburg Brooklyn

11- Being & Becoming at Arete, Greenpoint Brooklyn. With Joel Ross (vibes), Nick Jozwiak (bass) and Savannah Grace Harris (drums)

22- solo at the METEO Festival in Mulhouse, France

25- Peter Evans Ensemble at the METEO Festival, Mulhouse France

31 - Being & Becoming @ the Sunview Luncheonette, Greenpoint Brooklyn. Brandon Lopez solo bass opens. 

 

SEPTEMBER

ASIA TOUR

JAPAN:

15  Jazz art Sengawa with Ko Ishikawa -  sho &   Imanishi Kohsetsu- Koto
16  Jazz art Sengawa  -  solo

17 Apollo Peter Evans  Takashi Sugawa (bass)  Kevin McHugh(piano)  and Shun Ishiwaka (drums)

19 Shibuya Koendori Classics  
        PE solo
        + Koichi Makigami voice solo
        + John Russell guitar  Ståle Liavik Solberg   ds
      
20 Shibuya Koendori Classics
      with:  
      Ned Rothenberg
      Kazuhisa Uchihashi
      Koichi Makigami  
      Tatsuya Yoshida

21 Takasaki, Tokyo MAKE A JAZZ NOISE
      Lauren Newton vocal +Heiri Kaenzig bass
      Peter Evans tp +  Ko Ishikawa(sho) + Imanishi Kohsetsu (koto)
      Koichi Makigami and Masaharu Sato featuring Sakata Akira

22 Monten hall Ryogoku, Tokyo
     with John Russell, guitar  Ståle Liavik Solberg , drums
     

24 Yugawara Jazz in Hinoki Hall at the Temple
with Ko Ishikawa & Imanishi Kohsetsu
+ Koichi Makigami and Masaharu Sato featuring Sakata Akira
+ Suga Dairo solo
+ Kit Downs pf  Paula Rae Gibson vo Fukumori ds

25 Kobe BIG APPLE 

w/ Kevin McHugh(p)+ local guest

26 Osaka STUDIO T-BONE
w/ Kevin McHugh(p) + local guest

27 Kyoto Club METRO  
https://www.metro.ne.jp
w/ Kevin McHugh(p) Jyoji Saeada (bass) Koichi Makigami(voice)

KOREA

Monday 10/1 gig Volstead with the Sunjae Lee trio
Tuesday 10/2 Masterclass, details TBA
Thursday 10/4 Gayat Art Hall:  1st set solo trumpet 2nd set duo cycle with Seungmin Cha and Woonjung Sim
Friday 10/5 Ghetto, improvised music combinations with Sunjae Lee and Co. 
Saturday 10/6 and Sunday 10/7 Seoul Forest Jazz Festival

NYC

More is More Records:  album release concerts at JACK in Brooklyn

20: Aaron Burnett: solo sax and electronics

      PE and Levy Lorenzo Duo

21: PE solo 

     Being & Becoming + special guest David Byrd-Marrow (french horn)

23: More is More Records Listening Party at Big Bar, 75 East 7th st NYC

30: Being & Becoming at the Jazz Gallery, NYC

 

SUMMER 2018

MAY

4- at Scholes Street Studio w/ Anna Webber, Mariel Roberts and Joseph Green

13- Premature Burial + Strings at Wonders of Nature (Williamsburg)

      Matt Nelson (tenor and fx), Dan Peck (tuba and fx), Leila Bordreil (cello), Lissane Tremblay (violin) and Erica Dicker (violin)

24- DEMONS: w/Aaron Burnett, Kris Davis, Nick Jozwiak and Kassa Overall @ Erv's in Lefferts Gardens Brooklyn

25 - with Joe Morris & Mat Maneri @ the Stone, NYC

26- with Sullivan Fortner, Matt Brewer, Marcus Gilmore @ the Jazz Standard

JUNE


3- Clara Latham's new opera @ Roulette, NYC

4- duo with Ambrose Akinmusere @ LAX Arts, Los Angeles CA

9 & 10 - soloist with the La Jolla Symphony, San Diego CA. 

12 - duo with Cory Smythe, celebrating release of "Weatherbird" on More is More. Opening set by Joel Ross (vibraphone) and Immanuel Wilkins (alto saxophone) @ the Jazz Gallery, NYC

15- large ensemble music with the Wet Ink Ensemble @ St. Peter's Church (Chelsea), NYC

20- concert and live interview at Arete, in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.  Part of Jeremiah Cymerman's 5049 Podcast. I'll present a modified version of my group- Mazz Swift (violin, voice), Ron Stabinsky (piano, synth, trumpet), Shayna Dunkelman (percussion, electronics) and Clara Latham (live electronics)

23- Des Canyons aux Étoiles by Olivier Messiaen at the Banff Centre, Alberta Canada

Banff Centre, workshops and concerts July 25-July 7.

JULY

Pulverize the Sound (with Tim Dahl and Mike Pride) in Europe

10- Copenhagen Jazz Festival

12- Luz

13- Braga

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19-22: Konfrontationen, Nickelsdorf Austria (solo, quartet with Sofia Jernberg, Kaja Draksler, Tom Blancarte + tribute to Cecil w/ Joe Mcphee, Evan Parker, Tristan Honsinger, Orphy Robinson. Pat Thomas, Paul Lovens)

 

SPRING 2018

MARCH

Big Ears Festival, Knoxville TN
 

23- Rocket Science (with Evan Parker, Craig Taborn and Sam Pluta)

24 -  solo & with the Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble

25 - Peter Evans Ensemble (Mazz Swift- violin/voice, Ron Stabinsky - piano/synths, Sam Pluta - live electronics, Levy Lorenzo - percussion/electronics, Tom Blancarte - bass

28- with Ricardo Gallo (piano/electronics), Ricardo Arias (electronics) @ Terraza 7

APRIL

Duo Tour with Levy Lorenzo (percussion/electronics)

2- Corbett vs. Dempsy, Chicago IL

3- Trinosophes, Detroit MI

4- City of Asylum, Pittsburgh PA

5- Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

6- Princeton University, NJ

7- The Fridman Gallery, NYC (with Yvette Janine Jackson)

12- with Aaron Burnett's Big Machine, Brooklyn NY

21 - Double Duo at the Look & Listen Festival: w/ Levy Lorenzo and Dennis Sullivan (percussion), Dan Peck (tuba)

25- Duo with Sam Pluta @ Emory University, Atlanta GA

MAY

4- at Scholes Street Studio w/ Anna Webber, Mariel Roberts and Joseph Green

13- Premature Burial + Strings at Wonders of Nature (Williamsburg)

      Matt Nelson (tenor and fx), Dan Peck (tuba and fx), Leila Bordreil (cello), Lissane Tremblay (violin) and Erica Dicker (violin)

24- DEMONS: w/Aaron Burnett, Kris Davis, Nick Jozwiak and Kassa Overall @ Erv's in Lefferts Gardens Brooklyn

25 - with Joe Morris & Mat Maneri @ the Stone, NYC

26- with Sullivan Fortner, Matt Brewer, Marcus Gilmore @ the Jazz Standard

JUNE

3- Clara Latham's new opera @ Roulette, NYC

4- duo with Ambrose Akinmusere @ LAX Arts, Los Angeles CA

9 & 10 - soloist with the La Jolla Symphony, San Diego CA

12 - duo with Cory Smythe, celebrating release of "Weatherbird" on More is More. Opening set by Joel Ross (vibraphone) and Immanuel Wilkins (alto saxophone) @ the Jazz Gallery, NYC

15- large ensemble music with the Wet Ink Ensemble @ St. Peter's Church (Chelsea), NYC

20- concert and live interview at Arete, in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.  Part of Jeremiah Cymerman's 5049 Podcast. I'll present a modified version of my group- Mazz Swift (violin, voice), Ron Stabinsky (piano, synth, trumpet), and Shayna Dunkelman (percussion, electronics)

 

 

 

 

WINTER 2018

JANUARY

25 - Peter Evans Ensemble (with Mazz Swift, Ron Stabinsky and Levy Lorenzo) @ Terraza 7

26 - duo with Joey Chang @ the Juilliard School

27 - Aaron Burnett's Big Machine @ the Williamsburg Music Center

FEBRUARY

6 - Premature Burial @ Muchmores, Brooklyn

13 - with Black Top (Pat Thomas & Orphy Robinson) @ Cafe Oto

15 - duo with Sam Pluta, workshop @ Birmingham Conservatoire & University of Birmingham

16 - duo with Sam Pluta, concert at U of Birmingham

17 - w/Sam Pluta @ De Singer,  Rijkevorsel Belgium

18 - duos and trios with Sam Pluta and Kaja Dreksler @ Splendor, Amsterdam

19 - workshops and concert organized by the Royal Conservatory of The Hague  @ Studio Loos, Den Haag.  Solo, duo with Marco Blaauw, and more....

21 - duo with Sofia Jernberg @ Porgy & Bess, Vienna

24- duo with Sofia Jernberg @ Jelgava Museum of History and Art, Jelgava, Latvia

MARCH

1 - Ann Cleare Composer Portrait @ Miller Theater, NYC

9 - mini Rocket Science (with Sam Pluta and Evan Parker), Liverpool

10 - mini Rocket Science @ Vortex, London

15 - solo @ Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt

Big Ears Festival, Knoxville TN

23- Rocket Science (with Evan Parker, Craig Taborn and Sam Pluta)

24 -  solo & with the Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble

25 - Peter Evans Ensemble

APRIL

2-7 Duo with Levy Lorenzo Tour

dates and venues TBA

21- Duo with Levy Lorenzo with special guests Dan Peck (tuba) and Dennis Sullivan (percussion) @ the Look & Listen Festival, Invisible Dog, Brooklyn

 

 

DECEMBER 2017

 

Nov 30 - w/ Aaron Burnett @ the Williamsburg Music Center, Brooklyn NY

1 - duo with Brandon Seabrook @ Spectrum, Brooklyn

3- duo with Mike Pride @ Brooklyn Conservatory

8- PE Ensemble w/Mazz Swift, Ron Stabinsky, Shayna Dunkelman, Levy Lorenzo and Sam Pluta @ the Stone New School 8:30pm

9- Being & Becoming, w/Joel Ross and Max Jaffe @ the Stone New School 8:30pm

13- Workshop at Trinity Laban Conservatoire Of Music and Dance, London

14- with Andrew Bain, Birmingham UK

15 - with Andrew Bain @ Vortex, London

17- Being & Becoming w/ Joel Ross and Max Jaffe  @ L'Auditori de Barcelona, Spain

19- solo @  Tishman Auditorium, New School NY 

SEPTEMBER + OCTOBER 2017 CONCERTS

SEPTEMBER

11- Pulverize the Sound @  the Annex, Ridgewood NYC

13- w/ Mark Dresser, Craig Taborn and Earl Howard @ the Stone Ave C / 2nd st

14- w/ Matana Roberts @ Roulette, Brooklyn

19- duo with Levy Lorenzo @  Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn

20- with Luke Stewart, Joey Chang and Weasel Walter @ Muchmore's Brooklyn

27 - Being & Becoming (with Joel Ross, Jordan Morton and Max Jaffe) + Tom Blancarte solo bass @ Roulette

29- Peter Evans Ensemble @ Firehouse 12, New Haven

OCTOBER

Stone Residency Oct 3-8 (one set at 8:30 every night)

3- WITH STRINGS
Mazz Swift (violin) Tomeka Reid (cello) Brandon Lopez (bass) Dan Lippel (guitar) Craig Taborn (piano) Miya Masaoka (koto) 

4- duo with Levy Lorenzo

5- Peter Evans Ensemble w/ Mazz Swift (violin) Sam Pluta (live electronics) Ron Stabinsky (piano, synthesizers) Tom Blancarte (bass) Levy Lorenzo (percussion, electronics) Jim Black (drums, electronics)

6- duos, trios, quartets w/Rajna Swaminathan (mrindangam) Sam Pluta (live electronics) Shayna Dunkelman (percussion)

(+ John Zorn's "Bagatelles" solo trumpet at the Skirball Center, 10pm)

7- duo with David Byrd-Morrow (french horn)

8- solo trumpet

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12- w/ Ingrid Laubrock's "Serpentine" Septet @ the Goethe Institute, Chicago

13- Solo trumpet + Being & Becoming (with Joel Ross and Max Jaffe) @ Angel City Jazz Festival, LA

AMOK AMOR- with Wanja Slavin, Petter Eldh and Christian Lillinger (my final tour with them!)

Was a great 3 years. Two records and tons of touring.  These guys are insane. Come check us out if you're in Germany. 

21- Ataraxia, Schwerin

22- Enjoy Jazz Festival, Ludwigschafen

23- Monarch, Berlin

PE ENSEMBLE TOUR

We will start as a quartet and by the 28th grow to the full 7 piece. 

w/ Mazz Swift (violin), Sam Pluta (live electronics), Ron Stabinsky (piano/synths), Tom Blancarte (bass), Levy Lorenzo (percussion/electronics), Jim Black (drums)

Oct 24 and 25: solo + Quartet (with Ron, Tom and Jim) @ West Germany, Berlin

26 - Spielboden, Dornbirn Austria

27 - Kulturzentrum, Konstanz

28- Teatro da Cera, Coimbra Portgual

29- Belgrade Jazz Festival, Serbia

30- Casa da Musica Porto Portugal

31- Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon Portgual

NOVEMBER

1-Jazz House, Copenhagen Denmark

2- tba

3- tba

4- Warsaw, Poland

 



 

Summer / Fall 2017

AUGUST

5- solo trumpet at the Newport Jazz Festival

7-12 workshop at the Banff Centre in Canada: An Improvisor's View of Notated Music.  Will be joining faculty  percussionist Tyshawn Sorey, vocalist Sofia Jernberg, and Tiffany Ayalik and violinist/vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, flutist Claire Chase and percussionist Steve Schick.

19 solo and duo with Amirtha Kidambu @ GRID in Chennai, India. Check venue website for details or email me.

21 solos and duos with Amirtha Kidambi, Ernakulam, Kerala India7:30 PM - 9 PM
Forplay
8th Cross Road, Panampilly Nagar, Ernakulam

September

2 - Peter Evans Ensemble at the Willisau Festival

13- with Craig Taborn, Mark Dresser and Earl Howard @ the Stone

14 w/ Matana Roberts @ Roulette, NYC

20 w/ Luke Stewart and Weasel Walter @ Muchmore's

29 PE Ensemble @ Firehouse 12 New Haven

SPRING/SUMMER 2017 TOUR SCHEDULE

 

MARCH

5-12 SOLO TOUR EUROPE

5- Stadtkirche - Darmstadt, Germany

6- Cafe de Ruimte - Amsterdam, NL

7- Improvisation Workshop @ Sonoscopia, Porto Portugal

8- Yoga Studio Sobre o Porto - Porto

10- Juris Varti Theater - Ventspils, Latvia

12- Badischer Kunstverein - Karlsruhe, Germany

25- Amok Amor @ the AMR Festival, Geneva, Switzerland

29- w/ Sandy Ewen, Damon Smith and Weasel Walter @ the Flat, Bklyn NY

APRIL 

4- brass masterclass at New York University, Steinhardt room 879 7pm

5- Sky Macklay's MEGA - ORGAN at Judson Church, NYC

6 - masterclass at the Juilliard School, NYC 5:30pm

9-17 Septet USA tour

Due to people's schedules the size of the group will shrink the last few shows. Here's the full schedule:

PE SEPTET (Mazz Swift- violin, Ron Stabinsky- piano/synths, Sam Pluta- electronics, Tom Blancarte - bass, Levy Lorenzo- percussion/electronics, Jim Black- drums/percussion)

9- Jazz Shares, Greenfield MA

10- Hallwalls, Buffalo

11- Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh

12- WRFL, Lexington KY

13 -  .Zack  (4th floor, 3224 Locust St), sponsored by Kranzberg Arts Foundation / New Music Circle, St. Louis MO

Sextet (minus Mazz)

14 - Constellation, Chicago 

15- Trinosophes, Detroit MI 

Quintet (minus Sam)

16 - Music Gallery, Toronto, CA

17 - Casa de Popolo, Montreal CA

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22- with David Jimenez, 2pm @ the New School NYC 

Amok Amor Tour, Europe

26.   Amsterdam    Bimhuis
27.   Copenhagen    Jazzhouse
28.   NOR-Oslo    Nasjonal jazzscene – Victoria

30.   Cheltenham Festival 

MAY

2. Vienna, Porgy & Bess

3.    Stuttgart   Bix
4.    Zürich    Taktlos Festival | Rote Fabrik
5.    Berlin    XJazz-Festival | Fluxbau
6.    Nordhausen    Jazzclub

18  Solo at the Museum of Industry and Innovation, Waltham MA

19 Duo with Levy Lorenzo  - Constellation, Chicago

27 Duo with Levy Lorenzo - 456 Gallery, NYC

JUNE

1- solo + new compositions for trio with Joel Ross (vibraphone) & Max Jaffe (drums) @ the Jazz Gallery NYC

2- Stone at the New School benefit with John Zorn (sax) Ikue Mori (electronics) Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet) Craig Taborn (piano) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Kenny Wollesen (drums)

4- "Merlin" for solo trumpet, by John Zorn @ the Jewish Museum (I play at noon, many other amazing performers throughout the afternoon)

8- with Jeremiah Cymerman/Nate Wooley/ Matt Bauder @ Knockdown Center, Queens

30- Amok Amor at the Ljubljana Jazz Festival, Slovenia

JULY

7- with Tyshawn Sorey (synth), Tim Dahl (bass), Weasel Walter (drums)

9- with Levy Lorenzo at North Sea Jazz Festival, Rotterdam NL

13- with Aaron Burnett @ Cornelia St. Cafe, NYC

14- with Ron Stabinsky (synth) and Shayna Dunkelman (percussion), Park Church Coop, Greenpoint Brooklyn

19- duo with Joe Morris @ Zürcher Gallery, NYC 8pm

AUGUST

5- solo trumpet at the Newport Jazz Festival

7-12 workshop at the Banff Centre in Canada: An Improvisor's View of Notated Music.  Will be joining faculty  percussionist Tyshawn Sorey, vocalist Sofia Jernberg, and Tiffany Ayalik and violinist/vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, flutist Claire Chase and percussionist Steve Schick.

21 solos and duos with Amirtha Kidambi, Ernakulam, Kerala India

7:30 PM - 9 PM
Forplay
8th Cross Road, Panampilly Nagar, Ernakulam

September

2 - Peter Evans Ensemble at the Willisau Festival

 

Winter 2017

CONCERTS FEB-MARCH 2017

 

 

JANUARY

9-16: the 2017 New Ear Festival at the Fridman Gallery, SoHo

    I'm curating, not playing. There is a great schedule I've put together with Iliya Fridman. See the full schedule here: http://www.fridmangallery.com/new-ear-2017

30- masterclass at New England Conservatory

FEBRUARY

9- Music by and for Varese - Charlie Parker at the Levy Gorvy Gallery  (909 Madison Ave, NY)

   with:

    Jon Irabagon (saxophones), Dave Taylor (bass trombone), Alice Teyssier (flutes), Levy Lorenzo (percussion and electronics), Warren Smith (percussion and drumset)

West Coast Tour

17: new work for the San Fransisco Contemporary Music Players + guests

      Ritwik Banerji (tenor sax), Kyle Bruckman (oboe), India Cooke (violin), Willy Wynant (percussion), Nava Dunkelman (percussion), Steve Schick (percussion)

19: solo at the Jazz Station, Eugene OR

21: solo at Beacon Sound, Portland, OR

22: masterclass at Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle WA

23: solo at Cornish College of the Arts

24: solo at CalArts, Valencia CA

25: solo in LA, venue tbd

MARCH

5-12 Solo tour in Europe

5- Darmstadt, Germany

6- Amsterdam, NL

8- Porto, Portugal

10- Ventspils, Latvia

11- Karlsruhe, Germany

 

 

Fall 2016 shows and new records: Solo and Quintet

Label news:

I've moved everything onto peterevansmusic.bandcamp.com for easier purchasing and listening.

The old stuff is on there, as will be the forthcoming records. There will also be music posted there that sounds great but never made it to a physical album format, for instance the House Special band, which has a professional quality recording for free download. 

Keep an eye out for new solo and Quintet recordings.  More is More will be releasing the solo album "Lifeblood"; three live performances from the 2015/16 season, 110 minutes of music expertly recorded, mixed and mastered.  Release October 1st 2016. These will be the first widely available solo recordings from PE in 6 years.  Full album released in download and custom USB format October 1st.  Release show Oct. 7th at Pioneer Works in NYC. Info below.

The PE Quintet's new album "Genesis", taken primarily from our 2015 European tour,  will be released November 1st.  Our most ambitious and expansive record to date.  

Concerts:

SEPTEMBER:

18: with Sofia Jernberg, Cory Smythe, Dan Lippel and Dave Byrd. ICE at Abrons Arts Center 

28: Premature Burial (with Dan Peck and Matt Nelson) at Rye, Brooklyn

29: duo with Levy Lorenzo @ Knockdown Center, Queens. Split with Amirtha Kidambi's Elder Ones

OCTOBER

2: Pulverize the Sound @ Sunview Luncheonette. 221 Nassau Ave, in Greenpoint Brooklyn. Starts at 8.  

6: duo with Cory Smythe @ Manhattan Inn (also featuring Brandon Lopez solo, Jamie Branch with Tomeka Reid Jason Ajemian and Chad Taylor)

7: Solo + the Taylor Ho Bynum Quartet @ Pioneer Works, Bklyn

Pulverize the Sound European Tour - with Tim Dahl (electric bass) and Shayna Dunkelman (drums, percussion)

15- A Trane, Berlin

16- Skopje Jazz Festival

18- HEIST-OP-DEN-BERG, Belgium

19- Bim Huis, Amsterdam

20- Salzburg, Austria

21- Cologne Germany

22- tba, Germany

25- with Ava Mendoza @ the Stone, NYC

27- with Ingrid Laubrock's "Serpentine", Edge Fest @ Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor

NOVEMBER

2- with Sam Pluta, Katie Young and Ben Lamar Gay @ Constellation, Chicago

3 - duo with Sam Pluta @ Luther College

4- duo with SP, Minneapolis

5- duo with SP, Madison, WI

6- duo with SP, Milwaukee WI

7- duo with SP, Lawrence University

18- duo with Barry Guy, Uster Switzerland 

20- with ELISION Ensemble, Zurich

22- with ELISION Ensemble, Huddersfield UK

23 - solo / q&a at Guildhall School of Music and Drama

24- with Evan Parker, London

25- workshop, Royal Academy of Music, London

 

COLOGNE RESIDENCY

27- with Sabine Akiko, Elisabeth Fuegemann, Florian Zwisser @ LOFT, Cologne

28- solo @ Stadtgarten, Cologne

29- with Amok Amor (Wanja Slavin, Petter Eldh. Christian Lillinger) @ LOFT, Cologne

DECEMBER

AMOK AMOR Tour of Finland and Estonia

1-7, full sched coming soon

15- with Ingrid Laubrock's "Serpentine" @ Roulette, NYC (with Miya Masaoka, Sam Pluta, Tyshawn Sorey, Craig Taborn)

16- 11am-2pm:  Afternoon New Music on WKCR 89.9 FM NY.  They will play "Genesis" in it's entirety, with some surrounding interviewing and talking between the knowledgable DJs and myself. I may invite some band members too depending on who's around

18- Peter Evans Quintet + guests at the Fridman Gallery, NYC. Jon Irabagon playing solo sopranino saxophone to open.

 

 

 

 

August and September 2016 Concerts & Label News

 

Label news:

Keep an eye out for new solo and Quintet recordings.  

More is More will be releasing the solo album "Lifeblood"; three live performances from the 2015/16 season, 110 minutes of music expertly recorded, mixed and mastered.  These will be the first widely available solo recordings from PE in 6 years.  Full album released in download and custom USB format October 1st.  

The PE Quintet's new album "Genesis", taken primarily from our 2015 European tour, will be released in chapters beginning in October. The full album in download and custom USB drive formats, will be available December 1st. 

Upcoming shows:

August 6th: Pulverize the Sound @ Jazz em Agosto - Lisbon, Portugal

August 12:  4tet with Jon Irabagon, John Hébert, Tyshawn Sorey play John Zorn's "Bagatelles" at the Village Vanguard, NYC

August 13: Duo with Joe McPhee, Issue Project Room, Brooklyn

August 22: w/ Cory Smyth and Craig Taborn @ the Mostly Mozart Festival, Lincoln Center, NYC

Sept. 3-11 Australia

Sept. 3: BIFEM Festival with the Elision Ensemble. Soloist in Aaron Cassidy's new piece "Wreck of Former Boundaries", Bendigo, Australia

Sept. 5: solo and talk, "New Music Demystified", Melbourne University

Sept. 8: solo at Inland Concert Series, Melbourne

Sept. 9-11, Sydney:  solo and collaborations with Simon Barker, Clayton Thomas, and more... details soon..

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September 18th: with Sofia Jernberg and the International Contemporary Ensemble @ Abrons Arts Center, NYC

 

SPRING 2016 SHOWS

Hi folks - sorry for the long delay

Here's my schedule for the next few weeks, hope to see some of you there!

April 5 and 6

HOUSE SPECIAL (with Sam Pluta, Kassa Overall, Levy Lorenzo and Paul Wilson) at Abrons Arts Center, NY.  Split bill with Tyshawn Sorey/Jennifer Curtis duo.  Sponsored by the International Contemporary Ensemble's OpenICE program of concerts free for the public.

April 8th

Solo trumpet at Oberlin College, 8pm.

April 9th

Solo trumpet at the Bop Stop, Cleveland, OH

April 20th

Duo with Travis Laplante, at the Rotunda in Philadelphia PA

celebrating our recent duo recording on NNA Tapes, "Secret Meeting". Also a 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Fire Museum.

April 21

duo with Travis Laplante at the Red Room, Baltimore.

April 28

duo with Brandon Seabrook, Muchmore's in Brooklyn

April 30

Wet Ink Ensemble plays Columbia Composers @ St. Peter's Church, NY

May 9-21

Amok Amor (with Wanja Slavin, Petter Eldh and Christian Dillinger) Europe Tour

9. at tbs, Basel
10. at Theaterhaus, Rüsselsheim
11. at Stadtgarten, Cologne

12. at A-Trane, Berlin

16.  Moers Featival, Moers
21. at Festival JazzWerk#17, Greiz

More dates in Brazil, Europe and USA coming soon for Spring and Summer 2016! Stay tuned....

 

Show schedule for the rest of 2015...

NOVEMBER:

4- Solo @ Roulette in Brooklyn, NY. Part of of a residency for the 2015/16 season.  I'll be playing a 60 minute improvised composition for trumpet in quadraphonic sound. 
5- Pulverize the Sound @ Muchmore's in Brooklyn.  Also on the bill are groups led by Chris Welcome and Chris Pitsiokis

Tour with Amok Amor: Wanja Slavin (alto), Petter Eldh (bass), Christian Lillinger (drums)

12- Jena, Germany
13- Aufsturz, Berlin, Germany
14- Jazzdor, Offernburg, Germany
15-Graz, Austria
16- Vortex, London UK
17- Birmingham, UK
18- Bozen, Italy

Three night residency at Porgy and Bess, in Vienna. Organized by Ute Pinter. Each night will focus on a different repertoire and configuration featuring some of my favorite musicians from New York and Europe. 

20- w/ Christian Lillinger, Petter Eldh, Tobias Delius (tenor), Ron Stabinsky (piano)
21- w/  Ron Stabinsky (piano), Sam Pluta (live electonics), Miako Klein (recorder), Joanna Lewis (violin). Compositions by myself, Pluta, Roscoe Mitchell and others!
22- Quintet (w/ Stabinsky, Pluta, Tom Blancarte and Jim Black

PE 5tet tour

23- Muza @ Katowice, Poland
24- Auditorium Museo Picasso @ Malaga, Spain
25- A Trane @ Berlin, Germany
27- Jazzatalier @ Ulrichsberg, Austria
28- Bim Huis "Carte Blanche", Amsterdam NL
      a special night of small combinations and a large ensemble with the PE 5tet plus live electronics pioneer Joel Ryan, baroque recorder shredder Miako Klein and futuristic electric guitar god Jean-Paul Bourelly.

December:

1: Solo at the KIM Festival @ Berlin Germany

Zebulon mini-tour!
    The long standing trio with John  Hébert and Kassa Overall plays some east coast dates

4- Firehouse 12, New Haven CT
5- JACK, Brooklyn
    - an epic bill
             Sam Pluta & Ikue Mori duo
             Rajna Swaminathan & Travis Reuter duo
             Zebulon
6- Zebulon @ Arts Alliance, Philadelphia PA
10- Premature Burial (w/ Matt Nelson and Dan Peck) @ Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn NY
16- w/ Steve Lehman (saxophones), David Byrd-Marrow (french horn), Anthony Orji (bass clarinet)