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2022 – 2023 season


May 11, 2023
Antonio Montecalvo performs 010 machine states for solo flute
Conservatoire royal de Liège

May 15, 2023
Brightwork New Music presents
Eyes Forward: emerging new artists
Jordan Curcuruto performs two selections from Zaum Box
Tuesdays at Monk Space event, but note, this concert is on a Monday!
Tickets available here

June 15, 2023
The United Instruments of Lucillin present "Bach and Present"
Pascal Meyer and Guy Frisch will perform The Toy Robot's Mechanical Heart
Internationale Gesellschaft für neue musik
Gare du Nord, Basel, Switzerland


2022 – 2023 season - past events

August 13, 2022
Colin McAllister performs Infelix Dido, from Aeneas in the Underworld
Al Ringling Theater
Baraboo, Wisconsin

August 21, 2022
Colin McAllister performs Infelix Dido, from Aeneas in the Underworld
Widow Jane Mine
Rosendale, New York
3:00 p.m.

November 11, 2022
Gunther's Grass performs, to celebrate the release of our new album Ur
Black Cat Bar
4246 University Ave, San Diego

December 2, 2022
The Holy Ghost, by Zane Alexander
Presented by San Diego New Music
with Christopher Adler, piano
Athenaeum Art Center at Bread & Salt, San Diego
Event website

December 5, 2022
Performance with Batya MacAdam-Somer (violin, viola, voice) and Christohper Adler (khaen)
Dually Noted
El Cajon, CA

January 5-7, 2023
The annual soundON Festival
Presented by San Diego New Music
Including the world premieres of my newest pieces Message to a Distant Star and For Erika
And performances of music by an awesome selection of composers
For complete program info and tickets go the festival website
La Jolla, California

February 5, 2023
Release of the Polar Sounds Project, by Cities and Memory
including the premiere of Sirens of the Pack Ice, for khaen, electronics, and underwater antarctic soundscape
Listen to Sirens of the Pack Ice on the Polar Sounds album (Bandcamp)
Explore more compositions on the Polar Sounds website

February 28, 2023
New Musical Geographies III
A khaen concert presented by Christopher Adler
Celebrating the release of the CD Landscape Traces: New music for khaen, volume two  
With special guests Junghwa Lee, gayageum, and Batya MacAdam-Somer, violin, viola and voice
Including compositions by Christopher Adler and David Loeb, traditional Korean sanjo, and Thai and Swedish folk music arrangements
University of San Diego
7:30 pm KIPJ Theater, USD
Free admission
Concert details

March 17, 2023
Performance with traditional Thai music and modern music with the Ostrich Ensemble
Featuring Supeena Insee Adler (Thai instruments) and Batya MacAdam-Somer (violin, viola)   
Presented by the Center for World Music
Mingei Musem, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
Tickets on sale now from the Center for World Music

April 20, 2023
Master performer series, National Gugak Center
Sunhee Lee, geomungo
With Christopher Adler, khaen
Performing 2020 Suyeonjang and Maehwa Hyanggi Heuleugo, for khaen, geomungo and strings, by Sunhee Lee
National Gugak Center
Seoul, South Korea



Christopher Adler, University of San Diego Music Department, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, 92110-2492

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