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w/Zola Jesus Lodz, Poland

Saturday, August 27, 2016
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w/Zola Jesus Helsinki Finland

Friday, August 26, 2016
@ Modern Sky Festival
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w/Zola Jesus Lucerne Switzerland

Monday, July 25, 2016
@ KKL Luzern Saal
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w/Zola Jesus Bresca Italy

Saturday, July 23, 2016
@ Musical Zoo
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Lucerne Switzerland w/Zola Jesus

Tuesday, July 5, 2016
@ KKL Lucern Saal, Lucerne Switzerland

Performing on trombone and synth.

Free Press Summer Fest w/Zola Jesus

Saturday, June 4, 2016
@ Houston Texas

Here is a link to the event. http://www.fpsf.com

Zola Jesus Fall Euro Tour

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
@ Worldwide

  • October 29 Razz 2, Barcelona Spain
  • October 30 BIME Festival, Bilbao Spain
  • October 31 Taboo, Madrid Spain
  • November 01 Maus Habitos, Porto, Portugal
  • November 03 Music Box, Lisbon, Portugal
  • November 05 Fuzz, Athens Greece
  • November 06 ISKV-Salon, Istanbul, Turkey
  • November 07 Islington Assembly Hall, London, United Kingdom

Zola Jesus 2015 summer tour schedule.

Sunday, June 14, 2015
@ worldwide
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  • June 02 Missisipi Studios, Portland, OR
  • June 14 Warsaw w/Blanck Mass and Container, Brooklyn NY
  • June 15 Signal Kitchen, Burlington, VT
  • June 16 LA SALA Rossa w/ Ames Sanglantes, Montreal, Canada
  • June 17 Lee's Place, Toronto, Canada
  • June 18 Union Sound Hal, Winnipeg, Canada
  • June 20 Firefly Festival, Dover, DE
  • July 17 Dour Festival, Dour, Belgium
  • July 19 Latitude Festival, Suffolk, United Kingdom
  • September 24 Wisconsin Union Theatre, Madison, Wisconsin
  • September 25 Pygmalion Festival, Urbana, IL
  • September 26 Midpoint Music Festival, Cincinnati, OH

Vinny Golia Large Ensemble.

Sunday, June 7, 2015
@ Blue Diamond NV
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Performing on trombone with the Vinny Golia Large Ensemble at the annual Blue Diamond Music festival.

Maxwell Gualtieri, Mathew Dotson, and Daniel Eaton (M.M.D)

Sunday, June 7, 2015
@ Blue Diamond NV
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M.M.D. was assembled specifically for JATB 2015 and features Los Angeles based musicians Daniel Eaton, Matthew Dotson and Maxwell Gualtieri.  They will be debuting new work for synthesizer, loopers, guitar and a multi-colored universe of analog and digital electronic sound making devices.

Daniel Eaton and Mathew Dotson

Sunday, May 10, 2015
@ Human Resources Los Angles

Doing a short set at Human Resources in Chinatown with Mathew Dotson. Electronic Music.

Zola Jesus Euro/Asia Tour 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015
@ Worldwide
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  • March 10 Schwuz, Berlin Germany
  • March 11 Vega, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • March 12 Mejeriet, Lund, Sweden
  • March 13 Kagelbanan, Stockholm Sweden
  • March 16 Meet Factory, Prague, Czech Republic
  • March 17 Wuk, Vienna, Austria
  • March18 A38, Budapest, Hungary
  • March 20 Factory Culture, Zagreb, Croatia
  • March 21 Conrad Sohm, Dornbirn, Austria
  • March 23 Mame, Padova, Italy
  • March 24 Teatro Quirenetta, Rome, Italy
  • March 25 Tunnel Cub, Milan, Italy
  • March 26 Bronson, Ravenna, Italy
  • March 27 M4 Music, Zurich, Switzerland
  • March 29 T Fest, Taipei, Taiwan

Solo Electronic and Video Performance

Friday, February 27, 2015
@ Portland OR, S1 Gallery

Zola Jesus Taiga USA tour

Thursday, January 8, 2015
@ US TOUR
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  • JAN 08 Seattle, WA Neptune 
  • JAN 09 Portland, OR Mississippi Studios 
  • JAN 10 Vancouver, BC VENUE 
  • JAN 12 Salt Lake City, UT Urban Lounge 
  • JAN 13 Denver, CO Bluebird Theater 
  • JAN 14 Lawrence, KS The Granada Theater 
  • JAN 15 Minneapolis, MN Cedar Cultural Center 
  • JAN 16 Chicago, IL Tomorrow Never Knows Festival Atheneum 
  • JAN 17 St. Louis, MO The Ready Room 
  • JAN 19 Ferndale, MI The Loving Touch 
  • JAN 20 Columbus, OH Skully’s 
  • JAN 21 Toronto, ON The Drake 
  • JAN 23 Montreal, QC Phi Centre 
  • JAN 24 Providence, RI Fete Ballroom 
  • JAN 27 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer 
  • JAN 28 Baltimore, MD Ottobar 
  • JAN 29 Washington, DC Black Cat 
  • JAN 30 Durham, NC Motorco Music Hall 
  • JAN 31 Atlanta, GA Terminal West 
  • FEB 02 Houston, TX Fizgerald’s 
  • FEB 03 Austin, TX The Mohawk
  • FEB 04 Dallas, TX The Loft
  • FEB 06 Phoenix, AZ Crescent Ballroom

Grampus and Logan Horn Quartet

Saturday, December 6, 2014
@ Moryork Gallery

Free.

Zola Jesus Taiga Tour 2014

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
@ Worldwide
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  • OCT 08 BIMBO'S 365 CLUB, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
  • OCT 09 EL REY, LOS ANGELES, CA
  • OCT 16 THALIA HALL, CHICAGO, IL
  • OCT 17 HIRSHHORN MUSEUM, WASHINGTON, DC
  • OCT 19 WEBSTER HALL, NEW YORK, NY T
  • OCT 29 THE LANTERN (COLSTON HALL), BRISTOL, UNITED KINGDOM
  • OCT 30 BELGRAVE MUSIC HALL, LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM
  • OCT 31 STEREO, GLASGOW GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM
  • NOV 01 COLUMNS, MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM
  • NOV 04 BADABOUM, PARIS, FRANCE
  • NOV 05 LA LAITERIE, STRASBOURG, FRANCE
  • NOV 06 PALACE, ST. GALLEN, SWITZERLAND
  • NOV 07 L’USINE, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
  • NOV 08 LA CARTONNERIE CABARET, REIMS, FRANCE
  • NOV 10 GEBÄUDE 9, COLOGNE, GERMANY
  • NOV 11 BERGHAIN, BERLIN, GERMANY
  • NOV 12 UEBEL & GEFÄHRLICH, HAMBURG, GERMANY
  • NOV 13 ZOOM, FRANKFURT, GERMANY
  • NOV 14 BOTANIQUE/ORANGERIE, BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
  • NOV 15 MELKWEG OUDE ZAAL, AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
  • NOV 18 KOKO, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM

Body Wave 2

Friday, October 3, 2014
@ Wave Cave ESP Concert Series
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Performing Body Wave 2 for two trombone and 6 channels of audio.  

“The Crossing” – an Experimental Opera

Sunday, June 22, 2014
@ American Legion Post 13 Pasadena, CA.
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“…multidisciplinary art that grasps for the infinite.” John Payne, L.A. Weekly “bypassing the audiences intellectual defenses in a sustained tour de force. made a disturbing and visceral impact, a preverbal assault achieving mythic force.” - Chris Pasles, L.A.Times A major new work, “The Crossing” joins sight, sound, ritual, and poetry to create a unique full experience. In the American Legion Hall. Will Salmon: artistic director, poetry and music design Kira Vollman: sculpture and visual design Seda Baghdasarian: environmental/set design Kio Griffith: Video - Instrumental ensemble: Alex Cline-drums, Vinny Golia-winds, Bill Casale - bass, Jie Ma-Pipa, Breeze Smith-drums, Dan Clucas -cornet, Daniel Eaton - trombone, Joe Berardi-drums and direction -Singer/Actors: Kira Vollman Will Salmon Anna Li

“The Crossing” – an Experimental Opera

Saturday, June 21, 2014
@ American Legion Post 13 Pasadena, CA.
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“…multidisciplinary art that grasps for the infinite.” John Payne, L.A. Weekly “bypassing the audiences intellectual defenses in a sustained tour de force. made a disturbing and visceral impact, a preverbal assault achieving mythic force.” - Chris Pasles, L.A.Times A major new work, “The Crossing” joins sight, sound, ritual, and poetry to create a unique full experience. In the American Legion Hall. Will Salmon: artistic director, poetry and music design Kira Vollman: sculpture and visual design Seda Baghdasarian: environmental/set design Kio Griffith: Video - Instrumental ensemble: Alex Cline-drums, Vinny Golia-winds, Bill Casale - bass, Jie Ma-Pipa, Breeze Smith-drums, Dan Clucas -cornet, Daniel Eaton - trombone, Joe Berardi-drums and direction -Singer/Actors: Kira Vollman Will Salmon Anna Li

GRAMPUS with Szalt

Monday, March 24, 2014
@ Pieter Performance Space, Los Angeles

new ideas and drafts//longdrives

stephaniezaletel's new movement collective "szalt" will expose fresh drafts of their evening-length-in-progress, "longdrives". the work you will see is being built upon to debut in June 2014. this informal evening invites you to enjoy movement and music in a welcoming, relaxed setting. we encourage to join us for a small reception, to discuss the works in progress and meet the artists. performances by szalt cameronevans, jordansaenz, kerrieschroeder, lindseylollie, stephaniezaletel live sound manipulation by GRAMPUS louislopez, michaellockwood, danieleaton

Body Wave 2

Friday, February 7, 2014
@ Artshare LA

Wasteland’s inaugural concert, Identity Resection, presents music of physical procedures and hidden identities. New and recent works by Iturralde, Eaton, McCallum, and Thorvaldsdottir reframe the identities of the voices and instruments for which these pieces are composed. McCallum pushes the trombone/trombonist to the limits of its/his physical ability mechanizing the human and humanizing the machine and Thorvaldsdottir redefines the use of the piano to reveal and magnify the sounds buried inside of the instrument. Iturralde amplifies, dramatizes, and manipulates the extremes of a soprano’s breath control and Eaton slowly builds a pulsing harmony, surrounding the audience in its resonant ambiance. (http://wastelandmusic.wordpress.com/) Tickets are $10 at the door. Reception to follow. Music by: Daniel Walter Eaton Anna Thorvaldsdóttir Clinton McCallum Carlos Iturralde Performances by: Stephanie Aston Matt Barbier Justin DeHart Dan Eaton Batya MacAdam-Somer Jon Stehny Nicholas Deyoe

Grampus and the Anthropic Ensemble perform "Bitches Brew"

Saturday, November 16, 2013
@ Highland Park
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Grampus and the Anthropic Ensemble unite for a special performance of "Bitches Brew" by Miles Davis.

Concert of New Works

Sunday, September 29, 2013
@ the Wulf
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I have a composition I am performing called "Body Wave". •Daniel Eaton: Body Wave A new composition for amplified trombone, objects, laptop, and customized multi-speaker array. Body Wave utilizes a room's acoustics and physical attributes in a choreographed dance of pulsing frequencies and sonic gesticulation. •Georgia Bell: Mouthfeel, Earfeel This arrangement of a classic french pop song pushes the meaning behind language into the background and brings its auditory nuances and cadence into the foreground. Voice: Argenta Walther, Jess Basta, Georgia Bell •Jacob Rosenzweig: STARE AT THE SUN UNTIL YOU SEE NOTHING STARE AT THE SUN UNTIL YOU SEE NOTHING is a hypnotic and meditative long-form drone piece featuring a triple double-bass section plus bassoon and two trombones. Basses: Brendan Carn, James Klopfleisch, Jacob Rosenzweig; Bassoon: Archie Carey; Trombones: Matt Barbier, Daniel Eaton

Clinic/Performance-Interface and Improvisation

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
@ Cal State Long Beach
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GRAMPUS will be doing a one hour clinic/lecture on our performance practice involving interface and improvisation.  This clinic will be for the composition faculty and student body.  This is located at the Bob Cole Conservatory of music. 10$ admission. Following the clinic there will be a 30 minute to 1 hour performance.  

An evening of Face Burning Improv, Noise and Robotic Dinosaurs

Friday, August 2, 2013
@ dA Center for the Arts 252 S Main St # D Pomona, CA 91766
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GRAMPUS performs Website http://daartcenter.org/ Doors at 7PM $5 7:30 Max Gualtieri & Max kUTNER 8 Grampus http://grampus.bandcamp.com/album/ilk-ilk http://danielcastledine.com/grampus/ 8:30 Dotson/Gualtieri duo 9 The Buddy HollyCo$t http://thebuddyhollycost.bandcamp.com/ 9:30 Ladies And Gentlemen http://www.ladies-and-gentlemen.org/ 10 KREation Ensemble http://kreation1.bandcamp.com/ www.kreationensemble.com

Dinosaur Angel live in Highland Park CA

Friday, June 28, 2013
@ 1500 Ave. 56
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THE first ever Dinosaur Angel performance. Dinosaur Angel will be Daniel Eaton-Vox/Synth/Composition and Brendan Byrnes- Guitar  

The Royal Us and Max Kutner's "Dissaffection Finds its Pure Form"

Saturday, March 23, 2013
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Performed by: Greg Zilboorg, trumpet; Tony DiGennaro, Guitar; Claire Chenette, Oboe; Heather Lockie, viola; Tam Hartman, flute; John Eagle, horn; Tyler Jordan, bass; Ingrid Lee, piano; Stefan Kac, tuba; Jake Rosenzweig, bass; Drew Jordan, trumpet/electronics; Will Wulfeck, trombone; Matthew Clough-Hunter, keyboard/guitar; Aidan Reynolds, melodica; Dan Eaton trombone/electronics; Allesandra Barrett, viola; Ulrich Krieger, reeds; Max Gualtieri, guitars; Max Wanderman, accordion; Melody Yenn, cello; Alex Wand, guitar/banjo; Stephanie Smith, violin; Elysia Strauss, reeds; Jxel Rachenberg, guitar; Stina Haroldsdottir, viola/voice; Ari DeSano, accordion; Louis Lopez, trumpet/electronics; Jillian Risigari-Gai, harp; Lauren Davis, voice; Colton Lytle, malletkat.  

Experimental Sound Design Lecture/Clinic

Saturday, February 16, 2013
@ Riverside Art Museum
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Giving a two hour lecture on experimental sound design using Logic Pro at the Riverside Art Museum. Day two consists of a live performance with Phillip Mantione, David Casey, and Glen Bach. I will also be showing a few clips of previous sound designed films in conjunction with the lecture.

Grampus Audio Visual Concert

Sunday, February 10, 2013
@ Iridian Arts Space
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Grampus is performing at the Iridian Arts Showcase. Located in Downtown Los Angeles. Jeff Boynton will be opening for GRAMPUS as well.

Beyond Baroque with Mark Trayle

Saturday, January 26, 2013
@ Beyond Baroque

Performing an original work by Mark Trayle. Directions to Beyond Baroque. http://www.beyondbaroque.org/

Bermuda by Calvin Frederick

Sunday, January 20, 2013
@ Slam Dance Film Festival
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Slam Dance Film festival is showing Bermuda by Calvin Frederick. I composed the music for this excellent stop motion film. More of Calvin's films can be viewed HERE.

Santiago a Mil International Festival in Chile, with Cloud Eye Control

Sunday, December 30, 2012
@ Santiago

Performing with Cloud Eye Control in their original work Under Polaris. 3 consecutive performance dates. Information on the venue and festival can be found here.

GRAMPUS

Friday, December 14, 2012
@ Pieter Performance Space

Grampus performing with Ladies and Gentlemen. GRAMPUS performs late in the evening with live visuals by GRAMPUS.

LA Road Concerts - Music for Two Cars and Passersby

Sunday, December 9, 2012
@ Autry Overlook on Mulholland Drive.
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Music for Two Cars @ Autry Overlook

a collaborative sound installation by
Daniel Eaton
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours (1:00 - 4:00 pm)
Autry Overlook is a multichannel sound piece for two car stereo systems.  Mantione and Eaton will compose music separately based on a predefined form and structure.  As the piece unfolds, new textures will emerge as the synchronization between vehicles begins to shift.  Cars will be periodically repositioned, and doors, windows and trunk lids reconfigured to create new sonic relationships. Viewers will be encouraged to move around the space for a multifaceted experience.
A companion piece called Passersby, will document the anonymous and random comments, sounds, and/or sonic instigations of visitors. These recordings will be used for future sound works by both Eaton and Mantione.

Grampus

Thursday, September 27, 2012
@ The Luggage Store in San Fransisco.

First installment of the short Grampus tour. Performing at the luggage store in San Francisco. http://www.luggagestoregallery.org/

PHILOCTETES an Opera by William Salmon

Saturday, August 18, 2012
@ Glendale
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William Salmon's presentation and performance of multimedia opera PHILOCTETES Saturday and Sunday August 18th and 19th Featuring some great performers, a video artist, and stage design. Open Gate Theatre Co. I'm just playing my horn.

Performing at Homeroom in Los Angeles (EX IM OT)

Sunday, May 27, 2012
@ Homeroom

I'm performing with Stephanie Smith at the Homeroom in Los Angeles. We are opening up for Jinku Kim/Max Foreman, and John Weisse/Joseph Hammer. Show starts at 8.PM. More info can be viewed here....

Concert at "The Deck" in Eagle Rock

Sunday, May 20, 2012
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Performing with Stephanie Smith along side Scott Cazan, Tim Perkis, Mark Trayle, and Tim Perkus.

GRAMPUS Live @ Calarts

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
@ Calarts Tatum Theatre

GRAMPUS performs again in the Tatum lounge at Calarts.  

With The Sogo Takeover in Venice Beach (MOMAI)

Friday, March 30, 2012
@ Museum of Music and Instruments (MOMAI) 711 Hampton, Venice, CA 90291

https://www.facebook.com/events/364610353570361/ http://thesogotakeover.bandcamp.com/track/new-war Subbing for Tony. Gonna destroy my horn.

With Sogo TakeOver Afro Beat Ensemble in Ventura

Saturday, March 24, 2012
@ The Good Bar Ventura CA

http://thesogotakeover.bandcamp.com/track/red-overlay-for-justin https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Sogo-Takeover/257078517654794 Performing on trombone with this awesome afro beat group. Just filling in to give them a dose of ballsy trombone solos.

GRAMPUS @ Calarts Tatum Lounge

Sunday, March 4, 2012
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Special Calarts only CD release concert in Tatum Lounge.

Orkestar Meze'

Friday, March 2, 2012
@ Santa Monica Pier
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Peasant Funk @ Rusty's Backwater Inn Located on the Santa Monica Pier across from Gump Shrimp. (Peasant Funk at it's finest 2 1hour sets!!)

GRAMPUS LIVE

Thursday, March 1, 2012
@ The Handbag Factory, Downtown Los Angeles
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GRAMPUS performs at the Handbag Factory in Downtown Los Angeles. 1336 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles CA.

Ear Meal Webcast

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
@ Ear Meal Studio

Performing with Trombduino 2 via webcast. You can watch it here! http://laartstream.com/ear-meal/

Orkestar Meze Live at the Troubador

Friday, February 17, 2012
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At Troubador opening for VIZA.  Peasant Funk at it's finest.

Orkestar Meze' Live at the Troubador

Friday, February 17, 2012
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Peasant Funk live at the Troubador in LA. Meze' goes on at 10:30 p.m.

Vondell Vu @ the Mosse Lodge

Saturday, February 4, 2012
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Live performance with Stephanie Smith, Kristen Haroldsdottier, and Carmina Escobar. At the Mosse Lodge in Glendale.

"38-39 degrees Celsius" To screen at the Sundance Film Festival

Thursday, January 19, 2012
@ Sundance Film Festival
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by Kangmin Kim A wonderful short film I scored and created sound design for is an official selection for the 2012 Sundance Film festival in the short film category.

GRAMPUS album "ILK ILK" release

Thursday, January 12, 2012
@ Everywhere
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The Album "ILK ILK" by Grampus is scheduled to release at the beginning of the 2012 year.  Full length debut album on the pfMentum record label.

Orkestar Meze

Friday, January 6, 2012
@ Rusty's Surf Ranch, Santa Monica CA

Yet another appearance of Orkestar Meze' @ Rusty's Surf Ranch playing the best Peasant Funk in LA.

Trespass Parade Downtown Los Angeles

Sunday, October 2, 2011
@ Downtown Los Angeles

Performing in the wall of sound coming out of a three story parking garage, organized by Corey Fogel as part of the Trespass Parade.

Miniature Caverns of The Face

Friday, September 23, 2011
@ Machine Project
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Performing a 30 minute work for amplified double bass processed through four channels accompanied by a video exploring gestures of the face I created. Jake Rozenweig-Double Bass.Daniel Eaton-Laptop/video. Curated by Paul Fraser

Orkestar Meze' CD Release show @ the Key Club in Los Angeles CA

Sunday, September 11, 2011
@ the Key Club

Orkestar Meze' CD release show for the album "Peasant Funk". It's gonna be great show not to miss.

GRAMPUS@ the Jam at the Barn. Music Festival. in Los Vegas

Thursday, June 23, 2011
@ Los Vegas

GRAMPUS live in Las Vegas as part of the Jam at the Barn. Music Festival.

Orkestar Meze' @ the Key Club in Los Angeles CA

Saturday, May 21, 2011
@ The Key Club

Orkester Meze' at the Key Club in Los Angeles opening for Viza.

GRAMPUS @ Calarts

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
@ Calarts

GRAMPUS with special guest Paul Fraser. Performed in the Calarts Music school for an impromptu concert along with Max Kutner's Frank Zappa Ensemble, and the band A.K.A.

Performing with Wadada Leo Smith and Motohiro Oguri

Saturday, May 14, 2011
@ Calarts R.O.D.

With Wadada Leo Smith, Motohiro Oguri, and Smith's Electronic Ensemble. Performed on trombone and laptop in the Roy O Disney Hall at Calarts. Brought on to perform by special request from Wadada Leo Smith.

Confronting the Beast : A Dream Adventure

Thursday, May 5, 2011
@ Calarts Center for Integrated Media

A generative audio and visual installation.  6 channel audio, video helmet, processed movies through Max/Msp/Jitter, randomized text, and puppet sculpture were the back bone of this installation.  This installation was created to explore the notion of how the individual changes through time and also the notion of the self as cyborg.  Installed at the Center for Integrated Media at Calarts. This is the culmination of the "Dream Adventure" and "Confronting the Beast" series performed through out the year as part of my Integrated Media Thesis project.

Laser non Laser @ Calarts

Sunday, April 24, 2011
@ Calarts Black and White Studio

A work for an animated laser show created by Jeanette Bonds featuring original music created by me.  Should be a great show. Veiw the link to a video here.

Orkestar Meze' @ the Toganga Canyon Earth Day Festival

Saturday, April 23, 2011
@ Topanga Canyon CA

Orkester Meze' performs at the Topanga Canyon Earth Day Festival.

"U" A Semi improvisation piece for trombone and laptop

Sunday, April 17, 2011
@ Calarts R.O.D.

"U" An semi-improvisational work for trombone and laptop performed for the E.S.P. Night Concert Series.

GRAMPUS @ Muddy Waters in Santa Barbara

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
@ Muddy Waters

GRAMPUS  Performed in the New Music Series at Muddy Waters in Santa Barbara, curated by Colter Frazier. 1 hour set.

GRAMPUS @ CEMEC STANFORD University

Monday, April 4, 2011
@ Stanford University

Grampus will perform at Stanford University as part of the Sound Exchange Concert series.  Original work for live processed visuals and trio.

GRAMPUS @ the Outer Beast Concert Series

Thursday, March 17, 2011
@ Calarts Wild Beast

GRAMPUS performed at the Outer Beast Concert Series in the Wild Beast at Calarts.  10 minute set.

Cloud Eye Control @ The New Genre Festival in Tulsa OK

Friday, March 11, 2011
@ New Genre Festival, Tulsa OK

With Cloud Eye Control for the New Genre Arts Festival in Tulsa Oklahoma.  Performed on trombone, laptop, and synthesyzer.

Confronting the Beast: A Prologue @ Febuarfest in Val Verde CA

Sunday, February 13, 2011
@ Val Verde CA

A work for trombone, laptop, tuned drum, and puppet effigy.  Meant as a prologue to the installation “A Dream Adventure”, an effigy was lowered 100 ft from a hillside by a pulley system as harmonics generated with the trombone via laptop were stacked upon each other.  The percussionist(Sean Woodman) was asked to play processionally on a drum tuned to the fundamental frequency.  The effigy was part of an installation for the Februarfest in Val Verde created by Kristin Haroldsdottir, where viewers were asked to feed the effigy personal problems and/or fears with pen and paper.   The conclusion of the performance ended in a mock sacrifice(Robert Holiday) of the effigy.  This work explored the notion of ritual and shared personal conflict.

With the CSC Funk band @ the R201 Venue

Thursday, January 13, 2011
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Performed on trombone with the CSC Funk Band at the R201 Venue in Los Angeles.

With the CSC Funk Band from NY @ The Viper Room

Monday, January 10, 2011
@ Viper Room

Performed with the CSC Funk Band at the Viper Room in Los Angeles.

GRAMPUS perfroms "Tidal Writhe" @ Calarts in the R.O.D.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010
@ Calarts R.O.D.

Watch the performance here: "Tidal Writhe" . Calarts Music and Image Ensemble Concert in the R.O.D.  Original work for 7 video screens with Louis Lopez.  Also, performed on other student works.

Wadada Leo Smith's Systemic Improvisation Ensemble @ Calarts in the Wild Beast

Monday, December 13, 2010
@ Calarts Wild Beast

With Wadada Leo Smith and his Systemic Improvisation Ensemble. Performed on trombone, laptop, and trombone interface in the Wild Beast at Calarts, plying Leo Smith's original compositions.

"600 Winkels" with Stephanie Smith and Stina Haroldsdottir @ Calarts R.O.D. E.S.P. Concert Series

Wednesday, December 1, 2010
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ESP Night 1 in the Calarts R.O.D.  "600 Winkels"  Performed with Stephanie Smith and Stina Haroldsdottir.   Using custom instrument interfaces for Viola, Violin, and Trombone and special surprises... A culmination of the 2 weeks residency @ STEIM.

Performing new music by Paul Fraser @ Calarts

Wednesday, November 24, 2010
@ Calarts R.O.D.

HISTRIONIC MUSIC Wild Beast, CalArts Performing new music by Paul Fraser.

Another Notch in The Johnson Bar: Performed by the New Century Players @ Calarts

Monday, November 22, 2010
@ Calarts R.O.D.

Featured Work on the New Century Players Large Ensemble concert.  A composed piece for Cello, Bassoon, Trombone, Bass Clarinet, Percussion, and amplified water processed through laptop.  This compostion also uses pre-recorded sounds of steam kettles.

Volant Fizzle @ South Korean Multi Media Festival in Busan

Monday, November 15, 2010
@ Busan South Korea

Featured work at the 2010 Busan International Multimedia music festival in South Korea.  Work entitled "Volant Fizzle", animation by Jeaneatte Bonds.  Veiw the video here.

Cloud Eye Control @ REDCAT downtown Los Angeles

Saturday, October 16, 2010
@ REDCAT Los Angeles CA

Performed with Cloud Eye Control at the Redcat in Downtown LA.  They are a very awesome group check them out.  I played keyboards, glockenspiel, and trombone for their unique and interesting theater piece.

Volant Fizzle @ Nashville Soundcrawl

Saturday, October 2, 2010
@ Nashville TN

Featured work in Nashville's annual Soundcrawl. The festival features 27 works by composers from around the world.  SoundCrawl is a "festival distributed" throughout seven spaces participating in the monthly Art Crawl downtown near the historic Arcade building in Nashville, TN.

Residency @ STEIM Amsterdam Holland

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
@ STEIM Amsterdam Holland

Residency and workshop at STEIM in Amsterdam, Holland.  Two week residency, workshop, and performance. Focus on building my first custom micro controller for trombone. "Trombduino".

Orkestar Meze' @ MALABOMBA! BULGARIAN BACCHANALIA. in Downtown LA

Friday, September 24, 2010
@ Bordello Bar Los Angeles CA

Orkestar Meze @  MALABOMBA! BULGARIAN BACCHANALIA. Located at the Bordello Bar 901 E 1st St. Los Angeles, CA.

Master Behemoth 2 in the Wild Beast @ Calarts

Saturday, April 24, 2010
@ Calarts Wild Beast

Outer Beast Concert. Performed an orginal work for noise/metal trio entitled,  "Master Behemoth 2".  This piece utilizes an original through composed score,  loud distorted guitar,  drumset,  analog synth processed though laptop, samples, and wild abandon.  Mike Lockwood-Percussion, Josh Gerowitz-Guitar, Daniel Eaton-Synth. I am also performing in Milen Kirov's Orkestar Meze' for the show's finale.

Calrts Graduation Ceremony: Show

Wednesday, April 21, 2010
@ Calarts

Performed with Nathaniel Coyne's  Dixie Land Funk Ensemble for the Calarts Graduation Ceremony.

Black and White Studio @ Calarts: Collaborative work.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
@ Calarts Black and White Studio

Performed with David Casey in the Black and White Studio @ Calarts.  Improvised piece using my custom built video projection helmet, electronics, jumpsuits, video, and lighting.  Custom Helmet built by Dave Casey also.... resembling some kind of chirping medusa. Installation up from 8 to 10 p.m.  Another performance at midnight.

Cloud Eye Control @ Le Exit Festival in Paris France

Friday, March 26, 2010
@ Le Exit Festival, Paris France

Le Festival EXIT in Paris France with Cloud Eye Control performing on trombone, synth, and light percussion for their original work "Under Polaris".

"In the Deepest Night The Caterwaul was a Morphing Halo" @ Calarts R.O.D. E.S.P. Concert Series

Thursday, February 18, 2010
@ Calarts R.O.D.

Original work for video, electronic sounds, vocals, field recordings, and bass drum.  Performing with Paul Fraser.

Vinny Golia Small Ensemble @ Calarts Roy O. Disney Hall

Wednesday, February 10, 2010
@ Calarts R.O.D.

Vinny Golia Small Ensemble.  Performing one piece on the Calarts Faculty Concert in the R.O.D at Calarts.

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