by Heide Hatry Reimagine Death: A Night of Art, Songs, and Spoken Word [2018.10.30]

Icons in Ash, Reimagine Death: A Night of Art, Songs, and Spoken Word about dying, death, grieving, consoling and remembering. Inspired by Heide Hatry’s Icons in Ash memorial portraits made of cremated remains. Hatry wants to reintegrate life and death: […]

photo by David Morneau Hans Tammen’s 50th Anniversary of the musical HAIR [2018.10.19]

“At the 50th anniversary of Ragni’s, Rado’s and MacDermot’s anti-war musical HAIR, SPECTRUM, New York’s premier performance venue commemorates this event with a 3hr evening of performances, sound poetry, music, and visuals. Curated by Hans Tammen, the evening will feature […]

Multilingual Poetry Reading – Chapter I, Love Poems [2018.06.29]

We have been invited to perform at this brand new reading series curated and produced by the Raincoat Society. Our dear friend Nicole Antebi will be accompanying us with her beautiful animations. Multilingual Poetry Reading is a series of poetry […]

photo by David Morneau AP/ZH on Strange Stage @ Muchmore’s [2018.06.22]

We are returning to Alex Renner’s Strange Stage series at Muchmore’s with an extended version of AP/ZH for baoding balls, steel bowl, and trombone. Join us for a friendly evening of experimental music. Strange Stage – Muchmore’s 2 Havemeyer St […]

photo by David Morneau Biophonic Beats @ Pine Box Rock Shop [2018.05.20]

We are returning to Pine Box Rock Shop with another rendition of Biophonic Beats. Artist Marc Fiaux will be joining us on live visuals. Come out for late night beats and vegan treats. Sunday, May 20, 2018, 11:00pm Pine Box […]

photo by David Morneau l’Ao performs at 9th Annual Composers-Play-Composers Marathon [2018.05.06]

We will be appearing at the 9th Annual Composers-Play-Composers Marathon hosted by Composers Concordance at DROM. More details soon. Sunday, May 6, 2018, 6:00pm DROM NYC 85 Avenue A, New York, NY

photo by Melissa Grey Tuned Squared [2018.04.20]

Tuned Squared co-produced with Composers Concordance April 20 @ 7:30pm Broadway between 45th and 46th Streets Outside, on top of the subway grate, in the pedestrian zone Times Square, NYC FREE   ‘Tuned Squared’ is a co-production of Composers Concordance […]

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MOTHER will premiere at the 2018 Florida International Toy Piano Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida, where l’Ao has been selected as the 2018 Toy Piano Pioneer Artists in Residence at the Boyd Hill Nature Preserve.   If there is magic […]

photo by David Morneau Concertos & Stuff

World Premiere of Melissa Grey’s “to…return” featuring David Morneau, trombone Performed by CompCord String Orchestra, Arkady Leytush conductor, as part of Composers Concordance ‘Concertos & Stuff’ concert @ Le Poisson Rouge, NYC 05 November 2017 video by Eddie Papetti width=”300″ […]

About Soft Series

Soft Series is a concert series dedicated to presenting soft premieres of new music in an intimate environment with lively pre- and post-concert conversation. We have hosted a performance of Eve Beglarian’s I am lost by streams that featured trombonist […]

About Photon Ecstasy

Photon Ecstasy is an endless composition that engages music, sound, interactive light, and potential literature. Designed to function as a matrix, its modular sections telescope to embrace collaborators and architectural spaces. Within this structure we explore and invent a range of composition […]

Clocktower Radio

Clocktower Radio is streaming Soft Series concerts. We are thrilled by this collaboration and look forward to sharing our series with a wider audience. You can find the Soft Series archive on Clocktower at:


Violin Duo Miolina was formed in 2012 when artistic director/violinist Mioi Takeda decided to form a violin duo with longtime collaborator, violinist/composer Lynn Bechtold. To date, the duo has had successful performances in NYC at The Church of the Transfiguration, […]

Occasional Noise Trio

Percussion Cesare Papetti is a percussionist who lives in Brooklyn and works in and around New York City teaching and performing. He studied classical percussion at Purchase College in New York and Music Education at Hofstra University. Influenced by all […]

Rakete bee bee? Rakete bee zee! 100th Anniversary of Dada [2016.02.12]

l’Artiste ordiniare performs Gadget Berry Dimple at Rakete bee bee? Rakete bee zee! 100th Anniversary of Dada [produced by Hans Tammen] Friday, February 2, 2016, 8:00pm Spectrum, New York, NY   Update Performance video: width=”300″ height=”150″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen=”allowfullscreen”>


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photo by Rachel Cheetham-Richard Performances lAo

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photo by Robert Kirkbride Documentation

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