2012-2013 Season

August 20th - Sept. 1st, 2013
Lucerne Festival
Fr. 23.8.13 | 22.00

Samson Young "17", Anna Clyne "Roulette", Mario Diaz de Leon "Moonblood" and world-premiere, Lucerne Festival co-commision "Chain Reactions, Five Events" by Sam Pluta

Mivos Quartet with Sam Pluta, live electronics

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 1.9.13 | 11.00

Moderne 3

JACK Quartet | Mivos Quartet | Studierende der LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY

August 3-11
Asphalt Festival
Düsseldorf, Germany
Sa 3.8. # 20:00 Uhr # Weltkunstzimmer
So 4.8. # 20:00 Uhr # t.b.a.

L'Écume des jours’ (The foam of the days), compositions by Bojan Vuletic inspired by and dedicated to French polymath Boris Vian. Featuring an unusual chamber ensemble of exceptional musicians equally fluent and virtuosic in contemporary and improvised languages, this performance includes Nate Wooley (trumpet),

Dan Peck (tuba), Jacqueline Kerrod (harp), and the Mivos Quartet.

June 23, 8 and 10 pm
The Stone, NYC
Ned Rothenberg with the Mivos String Quartet
Ned Rothenberg (clarinet, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, shakuhachi) Olivia de Prato (violin)
Joshua Modney (violin) Victor Lowrie (viola) Mariel Roberts (cello)

June 14, 11am

Aldeburgh Festival: Britten Centenary
Aldeburgh Parish Church, Aldeburgh, UK
Programs to include Benjamin Britten's String Quartet No. 3 and
William Byrd's Mass in Four Voices (arr. Joshua Modney) 

June 12th, 7pm
The Forge
London, UK

Programme:Felipe Lara – Corde Vocale
Mario Diaz de Leon - Moonblood
Philip Glass – String Quartet No. 3, "Mishima"Benjamin Britten – String Quartet No. 3

June 1st, 8pm
Issue Project Room
Brooklyn, NY

ISSUE Project Room and ASPHALT Festival present: L'Écume des jours’ (The foam of the days),compositions by Bojan Vuletic inspired by and dedicated to French polymath Boris Vian.

Featuring an unusual chamber ensemble of exceptional musicians equally fluent and virtuosic in contemporary and improvised languages, this performance includes Nate Wooley (trumpet),

Dan Peck (tuba), Jacqueline Kerrod (harp), and the Mivos Quartet. 

May 25, 8pm
Canadian Sinfonietta "Wine and Cheese Chamber Concerts "
Heliconian Hall, Toronto, Canada
Works by Marcos Balter, Olivia De Prato, Philip Glass, Felipe Lara, Guillame de Machaut and Tristan Perich 

May 24, 8pm
Gallery 345
345 Sorauren Avenue
Toronto, Canada

Program: Mario Diaz de Leon: Moonblood - J.S. Bach: Contrapunctus XIX (arr. Patrick Higgins, 2013)

Chris Fisher-Lochhead: Dig, Absolutely - Victor Lowrie: new work - Alex Mincek: String Quartet N.3 

May 21, 8:30pm
Reverse, 28 Frost St, (between Lorimer St and Union Ave), NY
Elliott Sharp: FOLIAGE feat. Mivos String Quartet 

May 11th, 8pm
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
58 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Connection Works presents

Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open:music by Michel Gentile, Rob Garcia, Daniel Kelly

May 10, 8pm
A.R.T./New York - South Oxford Space
138 South Oxford Street
Brooklyn NY 11217  

Mivos/Kanter Prizewinner Concert 

Chris Fisher-Lochhead - Dig, Absolutely (2012 Mivos/Kanter prizewinner) 
David Brynjar Franzson - on repetition and reappearances
David Grant - String Quartet
Carl Kanter - Songs for String Quartet
Thomas Adés - Arcadiana 

April 26th, 6pm

BAM Cafe
30 Lafayette Avenue

Crossing Brooklyn Ferry presents: 
DEREK BERMEL w/ Mivos Quartet
Info & Tickets 

April 3rd, 8:30pm
Douglass Street Collective
295 Douglass Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217 

Mivos plays Mivos feat. special guests: Dan Blake (sax), Timucin Sahin (guitar)

March 31st, 6pm
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Millennium Stage
Washington D.C.

Music by Andy Akiho with Ian Rosenbaum, marimba

March 23, 8pm
Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, NY
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn 

Mivos & The Zs double bill
J.S. Bach: Contrapunctus XIX (arr. Patrick Higgins, 2013)
Tristan Perich: Salt, for string quartet and 1-bit electronics
Mario Diaz de Leon: MoonbloodPatrick Higgins / ZS: New Work for string quartet
ZS: Wolf GovernmentZS: Xe (in a new collaborative arrangement by ZS & Mivos)

March 6th, 8:30pm

New York University, NY
Music by Timucin Sahin (guitar)

February 26th, 6pm

MoMa, New York, NY

Consonant Abstraction: Claude Debussy and Steve Reich
Program includes Reich's Different Trains and Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun.

February 16th,  4PM
The Wild Project
195 East 3rd Street, New York City

John Cage's Apartment House 1776 In celebration of Avant Media’s 10th year, this afternoon performance of Cage's wonderful musicircus, Apartment House 1776, features singers Imani Uzuri, Mary MacKenzie and others, with an instrumental ensemble of Avant Media alumni and friends, including: Matt Beckemeyer, Gelsey Bell, Eve Beglarian, Drew Blumberg, Nicole Camacho, Randy Gibson, MIVOS, William Lang, Eleonor Sandresky, Jessica Schmitz, Cleek Schrey, Jude Traxler, and more.

February 8, 8:30pm
DiMenna Center, New York, NY

Wet Ink Ensemble presents:
Alex Mincek, String Quartet No. 3, "lift-tilt-filter-split" 

January 31
Burgess Foundation, Manchester, UK

Mivos Quartet & Distractfold Ensemble Double Bill:
Music by Olivia De Prato, Felipe Lara, Alex Mincek, Mauricio Pauly 

January 30th - 2pm
Royal Northern College of Music residency
Manchester, UK

January 14-25
Aldeburgh Music residency
Aldeburgh, UK 

Performances at Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh UK:
Friday, Jan. 18th at 12pm
Program:William Byrd: Kyrie and Gloria from the Mass in Four Voices (arr. Joshua Modney)
Alex Mincek: String Quartet No. 3
Benjamin Britten: String Quartet No. 3 

Friday, Jan. 25th at 12pm

Program:William Byrd: Agnus Dei from the Mass in Four Voices (arr. Joshua Modney)
Mauricio Pauly: Swerve voltion no volition swerve
Raphael Languillat: Instant de foudre
Thomas Ades: Arcadiana

Info here


December 12, 8pm
Roulette, Brooklyn NY

Columbia Composers present: Mario Diaz de Leon

November 15th, 8pm
Wolfenson Hall, Institute for Advanced Study
Princeton, NJ

Songs of the Fertile Crescent:
World premiere of suite of arias from the new opera, Territories, (libretto by Palestinian American playwright Betty Shamieh and music by Andreia Pinto Correia), sung by Iranian soprano Haleh Abghari, and concert featuring women composers from the Middle East and Iberia.

The concert will be followed by an onstage discussion.

November 9th and 10th, 8pm
Roulette, Brooklyn, NY
Ned Rothenberg Portrait  Concert

On Nov. 9th and 10th at Roulette Ned Rothenberg will present 2 evenings of chamber music along with some solo works Both evenings will feature the world premier of a new string quartet, Viewfinder by the wonderful Mivos quartet.

October 17th, 7pm
Nuyorican Cafe, East Village, NY

Xlassical series at the Bowery Poetry Club presents:
"Mivos Quartet + Timucin Sahin"

October 13, 8pm
DiMenna Center, New York, NY 

Wolfgang Rihm - Quartettstudie
John Cage - String Quartet in Four Parts
Helmut Lachenmann - String Quartet No. 3, "Grido"

January 18th 2012 - 8PM
Littlefield622 Degraw St., Brooklyn NY 11217

Mivos premieres String Quartet No. 2 by Patrick Higgins.
With Eric Wubbles, Diamond Terrifier & Oracle DJs. 

Beth Beauchamp