News and events

29 Jan 2015
Evening of Premieres by Andy Kozar

The amazing Andrew Kozar premieres “on the imagined relation of night sounds (and silent darkness)” as part of a series of new works for trumpet and electronics, including new works by Eve Beglarian, Elizabeth Hoffman, Anne Goldberg and Jeffrey Gavett. Show begins at 7:30 p.m. at the National Opera Center in NYC.

Cinque Mostre

A new sound installation Prex Gemina, developed with fellow Lakshmi Ramgopal, will open January 29th as part of Cinque Mostre at the American Academy in Rome!

6 Feb 2015
Scharoun Ensemble: Night 1

The Scharoun Ensemble performs “luxury of superstition” at the Villa Aurelia (Rome), as well as an amazing line up of pieces by Andy Akiho.

7 Feb 2015
Scharoun Ensemble: Night 2

The Scharoun Ensemble performs a series of recent works at the Villa Aurelia (Rome) as part of a fantastic line up, including performances of works by Andy Akiho and Annie Gosfield.

27 Feb 2015
Avant Music Festival!

Premiering a series of new works as one of the featured composers for the Avant Music Festival. More details to follow.

6 Mar 2015
all lengths in between perhaps

“all lengths in between perhaps (TC-104)” will be featurd as part of the New Music Miami ISCM Festival at the Spanish Cultural Center. Show begins at 7:30 p.m.

7 Mar 2015
Subtropics Marathon!

“lullaby” to be featured as part of the fantastic marathon concert at this year’s Subtropics Festival (Miami, FL). The show begins at 3:00 p.m at Audiotheque. and runs all day.

8 Mar 2015
Dana Jessen at CNMAT!

Virtuoso bassoonist Dana Jessen performs “of an implaccable subtraction” at the Center for New Music & Audio Technologies (Berkeley, CA) as part of a series of new works she has commissioned, including pieces by Sam Pluta and Peter V. Swendsen. Show begins at 8:00 p.m.

23 Mar 2015
“of an implaccable subtraction” + Rustik Haus

Virtuoso bassoonist Dana Jessen performs “of an implaccable subtraction” at Casa Rustica (as part of Rustik Haus Musik) at the American Academy in Rome as part of a series of new works she has commissioned, including pieces by Sam Pluta and Peter V. Swendsen.

25 Mar 2015
Jessen, Splendor & Shackle

Dana Jessen performs “of an implaccable subtraction,” as well as pieces by Sam Pluta and Peter V. Swendsen. The evening includes improvisations with Shackle. Show will be performed at Splendor (Amsterdam)!

9 Apr 2015
New Music Miami

“in absentia” featured as part of the 2015 New Music Miami ISCM Festival. This concert features the NODUS Ensemble and the Amernet String Quartet performing a series of new chamber works. Show begins at 7:30 p.m.

About

Paula Matthusen is a composer who writes both electroacoustic and acoustic music and realizes sound installations. Her work often considers discrepancies in musical space—real, imagined, and remembered. Read more »