ElectroFlute with Alon Ilsar @ Hyphen Hub

Come on down to the Red Door (Chelsea, NYC) this Thurs, Nov 20 for an experimental evening of words and waves from the future. Facebook event here Tickets here Yucef Merhi is a Venezuelan-born digital art pioneer, hacker and poet. He hacked into late President Hugo Chavez’s email account for six years before turning it … [Read more…]

Duo Cacophonica concerts – Nov 5 & 7, NYC – flute & percussion

Tis with great excitement that I welcome Asia-based, superstar percussionist Andrew Chan to NYC this week to debut our collaboration of music for flute and percussion – Duo Cacophonica. We’ve been working together-but-in-different-places (namely, the US, Australia, China) this year to create a rocking, winding and rolling journey through Persia, Bali, the blues, beatboxing and … [Read more…]

Bowery Jazz Brunch @ Yippie! Jan 20

Jazz Brunch: Aristea Mellos sings smooth and swinging Jazz standards with Reggie Berg (piano) and Shaun Barlow (flute) Get your Bloody Mary’s on this Sunday afternoon and chill out to some cool grooves at Yippie! in the Bowery. Where: Yippie! 9 Bleecker St, NYC. When: 2pm – 5pm. Sunday, January 20.

MelBA @ Tromba, SoHo

Head on down to Tromba on Thursday this week (Dec 6) for a nifty little set from MelBA. Sizzling grooves on yo Momma’s jazz standard. Where? This slinky new Italian restaurant and bar downtown called Tromba (www.trombanyc.com) @ 121 Ludlow St in SoHo. Near Delancey/Essex St on the F, J, M, Z trains. When? 8:30 … [Read more…]

ExhAUST New Music Collective

I’m so thrilled to announce the launch of the New York-based ExhAUST New Music Collective’s 2012-13 season. It kicks off with a little fundraising here and a great, great concert on November 10, 8PM at Spectrum (121 Ludlow St, New York). The money raised during the Pozible fundraising campaign will go a long way to … [Read more…]

NYC style

Stay tuned for a few gigs during the next little while in NYC. Happy delights are cooking. And many thanks to those who made it down to the Boffo Show House (http://boffo-ny.org/) the other day. What a rad place to play! Be sure to go down and check out the wild art while it lasts!

Ossia New Music Concert

I’m very excited to be working with the Rochester-based Ossia New Music this month. Come and hear four sensational new works including the winning entry of the Ossia 5th International Composition Prize – Massimo Lauricella’s Imis. Check out Ossia on Facebook and on the wider web. THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2012 – 8PM Kilbourn Hall, Eastman … [Read more…]