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past events

10.17.18 Meg Wilhoite @ Hertz Concert Hall, University of California, Berkeley
                  Herzlich for organ

4.5.18 Anne Rainwater @ CNMAT, University of California, Berkeley
                  Three Voices for piano and stereo playback

3.17.18 Anne Rainwater @ Seventh Avenue Performances, Seventh Ave. Presbyterian Church, San Francisco
                  Three Voices for piano and stereo playback

7.1.17 Poster Presentation @ Pedagogy Into Practice 2017 Conference, Lee University
                  Title: Modular Loops: Toward an Integrated Theory Pedagogy for Cycle-Based Popular Music

11.13.16 Arts Under the Spires @ First Presbyterian Church, Oakland
                  vocals for music by Edmund Campion

9.2.16 Artist Lecture @ Composition Colloquium, University of California, Berkeley
                  Believe in You, Remembered States and Since We Don’t Understand...

8.19.16 Matthew Hough and Meg Wilhoite @ Vernon Salon Series, Oakland
                  When Summer Ends selections for two voices and guitar

6.11.16 Paper Presentation @ Analytical Approaches to World Music 2016 Conference, The New School, NYC
                  Paper Title: Learning Oliver Mtukudzi’s “Tuku Music” Through Modular Loops

3.23.16 Guest Lecture @ Graduate Composition Seminar, Texas Christian University
                  Lecture Title: Practical Issues of Being A Composer

1.27.16 Dahveed Behroozi, piano @ Hertz Hall Noon Concert Series, University of California, Berkeley
                  When Summer Ends selections for solo piano

11.20.15 Ann Arbor Symposium IV: Teaching and Learning Popular Music Lecture @ University of Michigan
                  Lecture Title: Jamaican Popular Music in the College Aural Skills Classroom

11.7.15 Ohio University New Music Ensemble @ Ohio University Recital Hall, Athens, OH
                  pppppppppppppppp version for large ensemble

7.17.15 Artist Lecture @ Osage Arts Center, Belle, MO
                  Since We Don’t Understand... and Eleven Cells

3.5.15 Locrian Chamber Players @ Riverside Church, Manhattan
                  Pieces for flute and piano (selections)

10.14.14 “Innovation Celebration” Teaching Symposium Lecture @ Wagner College, Staten Island, NY
                  Title: Ear Training Wizard: An Interactive Web-Based Application for Musicianship Skills Acquisition

4.22.14 ACE Lecture @ Wagner College, Staten Island, NY
                  Lecture Title: Arranging for the Guitar: Music from the Notebook of Anna Magdalena Bach

3.8.14 Conference Paper Presentation @ WC Forum, Women Composers Festival of Hartford, CT
                  Paper Title: Elements of Stevie Nicks’ Songwriting Style

2.6.14 Holographic @ Buskirk-Chumley Theater, Bloomington, IN
                  Remembered States for chamber ensemble

8.10.13 Resident Talks @ Hambidge Center for the Creative Arts and Sciences, Dillard, GA
                  ffffffffffffffff and Eleven Cells

5.31.13 INsideOUT @ Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
                  Eleven Cells version for clarinet, bassoon and live electronics

4.5.13 Quiet City @ The Secret Theatre, Long Island City
                  pppppppppppppppp version for violin, cello, saxophone and piano

1.25.13 Iktus Percussion @ Music at First, First Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, NY
                  Eight Hands for percussion quartet

10.19.12 Matthew Hough and Friends @ Music at First, First Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, NY
                  compositions, guitar

6.23.12 An Evening of Film and Performance @ Byrdcliffe Barn, Woodstock, NY
                  compositions, performance

5.11.12 Experiments in Opera @ Roulette, Brooklyn
                  guitar, music by Matt Welch

4.24.12 War Stories @ GE Theatre at Proctors, Schenectady, NY
                  compositions

1.16.12 Experiments in Opera @ Le Poisson Rouge, Manhattan
                  guitar, music by Matt Welch

7.16.11 Ear To Mind Listening Party @ Exapno New Music Community Center, Brooklyn
                  compositions, interview

6.9.11 Music and Dance Festival @ Archer Street School, Freeport, NY
                  Archer Street Shuffle for concert band

6.8.11 Music and Dance Festival @ Archer Street School, Freeport, NY
                  Archer Street Shuffle for concert band

5.31.11 Ansae Ensemble @ The Music Room, Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society, Waterloo, Ontario
                  pppppppppppppppp version for flute, oboe, saxophone, piano and toy piano

4.16.11 Matthew Hough Composition Recital @ Miller Recital Hall, Manhattan School of Music
                  compositions

4.7.11 Blarvuster @ Le Poisson Rouge, Manhattan
                  guitar, music by Matt Welch 

3.25.11 Midwest Graduate Music Consortium 2011 Concert @ Morphy Hall, University of Wisconsin, Madison
                  pppppppppppppppp version for string quartet

3.5.11 Existential Pilot @ Deagan Music, Chicago, IL
                  pppppppppppppppp version for voice, violin, piano and electric bass

3.3.11 Existential Pilot @ Comstock Concert Hall, University of Louisville
                  pppppppppppppppp version for voice, violin, piano and electric bass 

11.14.10 ContemporarY Ensemble @ Palladium, Malmö, Sweden
                  pppppppppppppppp version for soprano, accordion, trombone and cello

11.13.10 Little William Theater Festival of New Music @ Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
                  Accordionist’s Dilemma for two accordions 

10.2.10 Little William Theater Festival of New Music @ Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
                  Bass Clarinetist’s Dilemma for two bass clarinets 

9.24.10 Little William Theater Festival of New Music @ Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
                  Violinist’s Dilemma for two violins 

9.18.10 Little William Theater Festival of New Music @ Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
                 Tubist’s Dilemma for two tubas

8.9.10 Global Music from Music Omi @ Roulette, Manhattan
                 guitar/compositions

8.7.10 Global Music from Music Omi @ Omi International Arts Center, Ghent, NY
                 guitar/compositions

3.29.10 Composers Concert @ Manhattan School of Music
                 Irreverent Overtones played by Annie Lyle

3.8.10 Handmade Music @ Galapagos, Brooklyn
                guitar/vox, Owen Lake and the Tragic Loves

2.19.10 Music=quals: Ensemble Debut @ First Baptist Church, Manhattan
                music by Hough, Kim, Ablinger and Feldman

2.8.10 Improv Extravaganza @ Borden Auditorium, Manhattan School of Music
                violin; group improvisation

2.4.10 Welcome, Silent Guest @ The Tank, Manhattan
                guitar; music by Juan Calderon

12.22.09 Blarvuster @ Zebulon, Brooklyn
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

11.17.09 POWER CONCERT #53 @ Manhattan School of Music
                music by Hough

11.6.09 Music=quals: Sight and Sound @ The Tank, Manhattan
                music by Hough, Kim, Fueting and Cage

10.26.09 Blarvuster @ Cornelia Street Cafe, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

9.25.09 Music=quals: New Sound (Peter Ablinger) @ Cafe Orwell, Brooklyn
                music by and discussion with Peter Ablinger

9.23.09 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Saint Peters Church, Chelsea
                guitar for music by Ablinger

9.5.09 Music=quals: Fall Benefit Concert and Party @ 131 Boerum St, Brooklyn
                music by Hough, Utzinger, Calderon, and Machaut

9.4.09 Owen Lake and the Tragic Loves @ Monkeytown, Brooklyn
                guitar and voice, electro-country arrangements by Jeff Snyder

7.19.09 Loadbang Ensemble @ Trinity Concert Series, Freeport, PA
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

7.18.09 Loadbang Ensemble @ Garfield Artworks, Pittsburgh, PA
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone 

7.10.09 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Walden School, Dublin, NH
                guitar for music by Walden School Faculty                

6.28.09 Loadbang Ensemble @ Vox Novus Composer Series, Manhattan
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

6.5.09 Dan Lippel @ Wusterhausen Church, Königs Wusterhausen, Germany
                performance of hebrew song “Erev Shel Shoshanim” in my arrangement for guitar

6.2.09 Dan Lippel @ Forum Gestaltung, Magdeburg
                performance of hebrew song “Erev Shel Shoshanim” in my arrangement for guitar

6.1.09 Dan Lippel @ Steffenshagen Church, Steffenshagen
                performance of hebrew song “Erev Shel Shoshanim” in my arrangement for guitar

5.31.09 Dither and Friends @ Bang On A Can Marathon, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Eric km Clark

5.31.09 Dan Lippel @ Retschow Church, Retschow
                performance of hebrew song “Erev Shel Shoshanim” in my arrangement for guitar

5.30.09 Dan Lippel @ Andy Noble’s Hausmusik, Berlin
                performance of hebrew song “Erev Shel Shoshanim” in my arrangement for guitar

5.16.09 Music=quals: Talking Tree, Silent Book @ Café Orwell, Brooklyn
                music by Hough, Kim, Yang, Feldman and Chen

5.13.09 Amelia Lukas @ CPP Showcase, Manhattan School of Music
                performance of my “Piece No. 4” for solo flute

5.8.09 SURROUND SOUNDS @ The Tank, Manhattan
                guitar improv with Sam Pluta, electronics and Dan Peck, tuba

5.3.09 Loadbang Ensemble @ Sci-Fi Philly, Philadelphia
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

5.1.09 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Saint Peters Church Chelsea
                guitar and voice for music by Snyder and Pluta

4.24.09 Blarvuster @ Roulette, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

4.17.09 Loadbang Ensemble @ First Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn Heights
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

4.4.09 FBC Choir @ First Baptist Church, Manhattan
                voice for excerpts from Bach’s St. Matthew Passion

2.20.09 MSM Composers Orchestra @ Manhattan School of Music
                performance of my piece, “Without Memories, Without Plans” for orchestra

2.8.09 Andy Kozar Trumpet Recital @ Manhattan School of Music
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

1.21.09 MATA Interval @ Issue Project Room, Brooklyn
                guitar for music by Eric km Clark

12.14.08 Red Light New Music @ International House, Manhattan
                voice for music by Ted Hearne

11.25.08 Student Composers Concert @ Manhattan School of Music
                performance of my “Seven Pieces” for flute and piano

11.16.08 Yarn/Wire @ Festival of New American Music, Sacramento, CA
                performance of my piece, “When They Say My Number” for two percussionists

11.12.08 Yarn/Wire @ 21 Grand, Oakland, CA
                performance of my piece, “When They Say My Number” for two percussionists

11.10.08 Yarn/Wire @ South Pasadena Music, Pasadena, CA
                performance of my piece, “When They Say My Number” for two percussionists

11.2.08 Loadbang Ensemble @ The Stone, Manhattan
                performance of my piece, “Silhouette”, for baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone

10.19.08 Ian Antonio Percussion Recital @ Stony Brook University
                performance of my piece, “When They Say My Number” for two percussionists

10.15.08 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Roulette, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Jeff Snyder

10.9.08 Wet Ink @ The Kitchen, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Leroy Jenkins

9.27.08 Music=quals @ MOMAR, Brooklyn
                performance of my piece, “When They Say My Number” for two percussionists

6.21.08 Music=quals @ Ceres Gallery, Manhattan
                performance of my piece, “Hinterstück” version for tenor saxophone solo

5.3.08 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Saint Peters Church Chelsea
                performance of my piece, “Step Into the Fun Zone” for ten instruments

4.25.08 Blarvuster @ RPI, Troy, NY
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

4.19.08 Music=quals @ Tompkins Square Gallery, Manhattan
                performance of my piece, “Rated G”, for solo cello (John Popham)

4.12.08 Music=quals @ Tompkins Square Gallery, Manhattan
                performance of my “Piece No. 4” for solo flute (Amelia Lukas)

4.10.08 Wet Ink Ensemble @ The Tank, Manhattan
                guitar improv and music by Tenney, Kiyama and Soper

4.5.08 ICE/Columbia Composers @ Merkin Hall, Manhattan
                tenor counterveille for music by Jeff Snyder

3.26.08 Red Light New Music @ The Tank, Manhattan
                performance of my piece, “Rated G”, for solo cello (John Popham)

2.9.08 New Paths, New Music @ Paul Hall, Columbia University
                performance of my piece, “Rated G”, for solo cello (Yves Dhamaraj)

12.1.07 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Symphony Space, Manhattan
                guitar for music by James Fei and Brian Kane

11.29.07 Blarvuster @ The Stone, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

11.12.07 Student Composers Concert @ Manhattan School of Music
                performance of my piece, “Since We Don’t Understand...”, for electric guitar and piano

10.16.07 Blarvuster @ Westminster Choir College, Princeton, NJ
                guitar for music by Matt Welch

6.6.07 Red Light New Music @ Conservatory “Hanns Eisler”, Berlin
                performance of my piece, “Rated G”, for solo cello (John Popham)

5.3.07 Wet Ink Ensemble @ New York Quarterly Meeting House, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Soper and Snyder 

3.19.07 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Symphony Space, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Soper and Snyder

2.15.07 SEM Ensemble @ Willow Place Auditorium, Brooklyn
                performance of my piece, “Step Into the Fun Zone” for ten instruments

12.1.06 Wet Ink Ensemble @ New York Quarterly Meeting House, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Mincek

7.22.06 Zs @ Cake Shop, Manhattan
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.21.06 Zs @ Southgate House, Newport,KY
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.20.06 Zs @ The Ground Floor, Belleville, IL
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.18.06 Zs @ Icehouse, Kansas City, MO
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.16.06 Zs @ Monkey Mania, Denver, CO
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.15.06 Zs @ The Trunk Space, Phoenix, AZ
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.14.06 Zs @ San Diego Sports Club, San Diego, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.13.06 Zs @ The Smell, Los Angeles, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio
                
7.12.06 Zs @ Hemlock Tavern, San Francisco, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.11.06 Zs @ 21 Grand, Oakland, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.10.06 Zs @ Fools Foundation, Sacramento, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.9.06 Zs @ Alibi, Arcata, CA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.8.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Valentine’s, Portland, OR
                music by Hough, Looker

7.7.06 Zs @ Foodhole, Portland, OR
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

7.1.06 Zs @ Red Rooster, Aberdeen, SD
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.30.06 Zs @ Turf Club, Saint Paul, MN
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.29.06 Zs @ Riverwest Commons, Milwaukee, WI
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.27.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Modern Formations, Chicago, IL
                music by Hough, Looker

6.26.06 Zs @ The Empty Bottle, Chicago, IL
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.25.06 Zs @ The Elbow Room, Ypsilanti, MI
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.24.06 Zs @ The Church, Cleveland, OH
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.24.06 Zs @ Miller-Weitzel Gallery, Cleveland, OH
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.23.06 Zs @ Garfield Artworks, Pittsburgh, PA
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.22.06 Zs @ The Fire, Philadelphia
               music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.19.06 Zs @ North Six, Brooklyn
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.18.06 Zs @ Asterisk Art Project, Brooklyn
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

6.17.06 Zs @ Cake Shop, Manhattan
                music by Hough, Looker, Hillmer and Antonio

4.22.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Cake Shop, Manhattan
                music by Hough and Looker

3.30.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Asterisk Art Project, Brooklyn
                music by Hough and Looker

3.28.06 Seductive Sprigs @ North Six, Brooklyn
                music by Hough and Looker

3.26.06 Columbia Composers Ensemble @ Merkin Hall, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Lunsqui

3.17.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Cake Shop, Manhattan
                music by Hough and Looker

3.10.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Bartlett Hall Arts Space, University of Chicago
                music by Hough and Looker

2.25.06 Seductive Sprigs @ Cornell University
                music by Hough and Looker

2.14.06 Wet Ink Ensemble @ New York Quarterly Meeting House, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Wubbels

2.3.06 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Philosophy Hall, Columbia University
                guitar improvisations

1.27.06 Wet Ink Ensemble @ Greenwich House Music School
                guitar improvisations

1.12-1.29.06 Scenery Ensemble @ LaMama, Manhattan
                guitar for music by Connelly
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