March 17, 2018, 7:30 PM
Music from the Baroque to the 21st Century
Holy Cross in Ramsbury, Ramsbury:
Holy Cross Ramsbury
Dyers Yard, Back Ln, Ramsbury, UK
Alice Simmons, mezzo-soprano, premieres “Raindrips to Rethfernhim,” for voice with pianist Clare Toomer. Elwood also performs his “A Footbridge Over the Abyss,” for bowed banjo, bowed rin bells, bird whistles, and electronics. Other featured performers include the Savernake Ensemble with Tamasin Coates, violin, Alice Simmons, voice, and Kevin Bates, piano. Cellist Susan Mayo performs also works by Bach and on “Alien Trees,” by Elwood.
April 2, 2018, 7 pm
Briana Meyers and Aimee Niemann premiere “Left Handed Compliment,” for box, violin case, iPhone tone tone generators, and bird calls. University of Northern Colorado.
April 14, 2018, 2 pm
CJ Armbruster plays “Dark Wood” for solo snare drum, Ulrich Recital Hall, University of Maryland.
July 10-14, 2018
Strange Angels Saxophone Quartet premieres “Blue Pillars of Night” at the World Saxophone Congress, Zagreb, Croatia. Specific date, time and location TBA.
Elwood is also performing with saxophonist Sue McKenzie and cellist Susan Mayo playing deconstructive Appalachian and bluegrass tunes, World Saxophone Congress, Zagreb, Croatia. Specific date, time and location TBA.
November 24-27, 2017
UiTM University Technologia MARA. Performances of various works while visiting to give lectures, master classes and concerts, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Pianist Mireia Frutos premieres Alternate Constellations in three movements, November 25.
November 20-24, 2017
Chulalangkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. Lectures on Wednesday, November 22 and 23 featuring a couple of works for banjo and electronics.
September 25, 2017
The University of Akron, DARK WOOD for solo snare drum performed by Joseph van Hassel at The Noble Snare Festival. The Nobel Snare is an anthology of works for snare drum published by Smith Publications.
September 25, 2017
New England Conservatory of Music, EMISSIONS TRANSPARENT, the Callithumpian Consort with electric guitar soloist Pablo Gomez, Stephen Drury, conductor.