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Past Happenings



May 18: THE SERMON by Hugo Abraham, Paris

May 15: Elaine Mitchener's 5 Days in May, DAAD Galerie, Berlin

May 5: Significant Other Festival, Newcastle, UK

April 29: 90 Mil Voice Workshop, Berlin

April 22: 90Mil Voice Workshop, Berlin

April 17, 18: The Talking Car by Agnieszka Polska, de Singel, Antwerp.

April 15: 90Mil Voice Workshop

April 12: LIQUID ROOM: Robert Ashley (and theTheatre of Voices) w/ ICTUS & Contrechamps, ARCHIPEL Festival, Maison communale de Plainpalais, Geneva.

March 17: LIQUID ROOM: Robert Ashley (and theTheatre of Voices) w/ ICTUS & Contrechamps, Maison de la Poste, Brussels

March 16: Sweet Wreath Radio Art Festival, Birmingham, Alabama 

Feb 22: Soprano soloist with London Sinfonietta, Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, London

Feb 18: Departure Duo at Frequency Series, Constellation, Chicago

Feb 10: Departure Duo, concert of Boston Conservatory student works

Feb 8-10: Departure Duo residency at Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music, Boston

Jan 20, 21: ZUSAMMEN FALLEN at Neuköllner Oper, Berlin

Jan 13, 14: ZUSAMMEN FALLEN at Neuköllner Oper, Berlin

Jan 6, 7: ZUSAMMEN FALLEN at Neuköllner Oper, Berlin



Dec 16: The Entertainment, live on Cashmere Radio. Musical guests: Dominik Belavy, Jacob Greenberg. 

Nov 13: Aventures&Nouvelles Aventures (Ligeti) w/ Callithumpian Consort at Symphony Hall, Boston

Nov 8: Departure Duo recital at Boston Conservatory

Nov 8-9: Departure Duo Residency at Boston Conservatory pt. 1

Oct 31: lecture/workshop at New England Conservatory on contemporary vocal techniques and modern score interpretation

Oct 14: The Entertainment. live on Cashmere Radio. Musical guests: Yuna Malina Klein (violin), Miako Klein (recorders), Mathis Mayr (cello). Listen here.  

Oct 1: MOSSOPERA (performance) w/ Leonie Brandner at Big Art Fair, Amsterdam

Sept 29-Oct 1: MOSSOPERA (installation) w/ Leonie Brandner at Big Art Fair, Amsterdam

Sept 29: Three Voices (Feldman), km28, Berlin

Sept 8: Writing beyond yester-morrow: performative moderation at Pop-Up Teahouse, C-Space, Berlin, 

Aug 21-26: Writing beyond yester-morrow Artist Lab

July 7, 8: Scenes from a Novel (Kurtág) & Evil's Peak (Johnson) at DownEast New Music, Bar Harbor, Maine. 

June 15: Fail More by Mike Mulshine, Sound and Music Computing Conference, Reaktorhall, Stockholm. 

May 12, 13, 14: HER | ALIVE.UN.DEAD w/ Guerilla Opera, composed by Emily Koh. Pao Arts Center, Boston

April 28: Departure Duo & Kevin Toksöz Fairbairn, Goethe Institut, Boston

April 2: MOSSOPERA w/ Leonie Brandner, finissage performance. Trüdelhaus, Baden, CH.

March 30: Evelyn Saylor Portrait Concert, km28, Berlin. 

March 27: Ensemble Du, Martin Buber Conference

March 25: The Entertainment on Cashmere Radio. Musical guest: Weston Olencki. 17h cet. 

March 8: duo w/ Ted Moore, Century Bar, Philadelphia

March 6: Aventures & Nouvelles Aventures (Ligeti), First Mondays at Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, Boston

Feb 24: Nina&Augustė, closing for Tell me a story, Rathaus Johannithal.

Feb 19: cresc...2022 w/ Ensemble Modern. premiering works by Katherine Balch, Kitty Xiao, Piotr Peszat

Feb 5: Xinsheng w/ ensemble mosaik, ECLAT, Theaterhaus, Stuttgart. 20h.

Feb 5: The Entertainment on Cashmere Radio. Musical guest: Lukas Papenfusscline.

Feb 2: MOSSOPERA opening w/ Leonie Brandner, Baden, CH. 



Dec 21: Unzeitiger Gast by Andrej Koroliov w/ Decoder Ensemble. Resonanzraum, Hamburg. 

November 4: Departure Duo at First Church JP, Boston.

October 23-30: Charlie's Angels Residency, Stanford University

October 21: lit w/ Julius Windisch & Robert Lucaciu, Donau115, Berlin.

October 7: Immensity Of release. Departure Duo's first album w/ New Focus Records! 

October 4: Nina&Auguste at km28, Berlin

Sept 30: AMADOKA at Translationale Festival, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, 20:30h. 

Sept 17: Leider at biegungen im ausland, Ausland, Berlin. 

Sept 16: Leider at Theater neben dem Turm, Marburg. 

Sept 10: Moos Oper with Leonie Brandner, Pro Argovia Experiment w/ Punkt und Halbi Festival, Wohlen, Aargau

Sept 7: "SOTW" w/ Haukur Hardarson & Auguste Vickunaite, Hosek Gallery, Berlin

Sept 6: Departure Duo at km28, Berlin

Aug 23: Nina&Augustė Paris house concert

Aug 19-20: Nina&Augustė 22 hour radio work with Radio Art Zone 2022, Esch-sur-Alzette.

July 28: Nina&Augustė at Braille Satellite, Lithuania

July 20: Hurdy+ concert w/ Caroline Cecilia Tallone, studio börne, Berlin

July 14: MOSS OPERA w/ Leonie Brandner, workshop performance. Make-Up, Berlin

July 10: duo w/ Ted Moore, Kühlspot, Berlin. 

July 9: duo w/ Ted Moore, Untergrün Summerfest, Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin. 

June 22: concert w/ Wet Ink. 7:30pm, Abrons Art Center, NYC. 

May 29: Departure Duo at SPOLETO FESTIVAL USA, Festival Hall.

May 17-June 12: Vocal Fellow at SPOLETO FESTIVAL USA, Charleston.

May 7: Silicon Valley Requiem by Andrew Watts at UC Santa Barbara

May 1: Departure Duo at Center for New Music (C4NM), San Francisco

April 24: Departure Duo at Indexical, Santa Cruz. 

April 22-23: Beyond the Grave Series, Santa Cruz, Evergreen Cemetery, Santa Cruz. 

April 18-19: Departure Duo Residency at UC Santa Barbara

April 15-16: Beyond the Grave Series, Evergreen Cemetery, Santa Cruz.

April 10: ZAPPA mit BuschKollegium, Obertsrot, Kirchl, 18:30h

April 9: ZAPPA mit BuschKollegium, Karlsruhe, Tempel, Szenario, 20h

April 5: Video premiere on I Care If You ListenDeparture Duo presents Sarah Gibson's The Boys Are There

March 18-19: Stimmung at Passion: SPIEL Festival, Weimar National Theater

March 5 (POSTPONED): cresc...2022 w/ Ensemble Modern. premiering works by Katherine Balch, Kitty Xiao, Piotr Peszat

Feb 23-27: Opera Lab Berlin: HU-MAN ORCHESTRA, Theater im Delphi, Berlin.

Feb 1: Terrestrial Voices curated by Alexander Burenkov, AyarKut Foundation. Info here

Jan 13-31: V.A.L.M. residency w/ Augustė Vickunaitė


Dec 14: Nina&Augustė at km28, Berlin

Dec 11: Nina&Augustė at RealNoReal, Madrid

Dec 6: Opera Lab Berlin Kreidler Conspiracy

Nov 25: Au Topsi Pohl w/ James Banner

Nov 24: FU BEST

Nov 19-20: High Desert Soundings Festival, Wonder Valley, CA.

Nov 5: Departure Duo filming project, Ainsley House

Nov 1-3: Departure Duo Workshop at UC Santa Barbara

Oct 18-31: Departure Duo at Cherrystone Residency, CA

Oct 3: Stimmung, Opera Lab Berlin, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin.

Sept 23-26: Radio moderator for SEANAPS Festival 2021

Sept 1-8: Athena workshops, Northampton, MA

August: Departure Duo recording project, Boston

August 21: Departure Duo at PorchFest, Jamaica Plain 

July 31: MUSIKIÍ FESTIVALAS, backsteinboot (Berlin). 

July 29: Leider record release concert, music by Rishin Singh. km28, Berlin. 

July 26: Carolyn Chen portrait concert organized by Judith Hamann. km28, Berlin. 

July 25: km28 opening night w/ Sarah Saviet & Joseph Houston. Jennifer Walshe's Trí AmhránTHEY GO PEOPLE AND PERSON, and songs by Charles Ives.

July 21: The Entertainment live on Cashmere Radio. Listen here. Musical guest: Tomomi ADACHI

July 18: Recording project w/ Haukur Þór Harðarson

July 18: Jennifer Walshe's Trí Amhrán w/ Joseph Houston, AIMC

June 29: Nina&Auguste at Goaty's (eis shop), Falkensee

June 6: Nina&Auguste w/ tmrw at La Mutant Theatre, Valencia

June 3, 4: Nina&Auguste at Cabaré Brutale, CCOP, Porto

May 7: blauch räusch sound poetry release w/ Unknown Tapes (NYC)

May 5: Jennifer Walshe's meanwhile back at the ranch w/ Ensemble Ascolta. Acht Brücken, Köln. Information here

April 23-25Mum Hum by Mauro Hertig. Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik on WDR. 

April 16: The Entertainment live on Cashmere Radio and FM. Listen here. Musical guest: Sarah Saviet

March 15-28: Recording project w/ Decoder Ensemble. Music by Davor Vincze.

March 19: The Entertainment live on Cashmere Radio and FM. Listen here. Musical guest: Augustė Vickunaitė

March 6: Papiripar Festival. Radio collaboration with Maximilian Glass.

Feb 19: The Entertainment live on Cashmere Radio. Listen here. Musical guest: Jack Adler-McKean

Jan 24 - Feb 14: Stimmung rehearsals

Jan 10: Active Listening Festival, Berlin, curated by Haukur Thor Hardarson and Jack Adler-McKean


Dec 3: Jennifer Walshe's Nature Data, performed live on Cashmere Radio

Nov 28: Sheeps online premiere through SoundsAbout

Oct 30: Sound Studies Masters Defense

Oct 19 Nick Dunston Trio, Monday Meetings at LOFT, Köln

Oct 15-18 Radio moderator, SEANAPS Festival, Leipzig

Sept 24 Nina&Auguste w/ Worst Behavior, km28, Berlin

Sept 13 Nina&Auguste workshop, €urOPER at C. Rockefeller Center, Dresden

Aug 3 Historical Documents of the (East German) Avant-Garde, Opera Lab Berlin

July 5 Sound&Poetry, Vol. 2 w/ Tina&Jasmina on Radio Corax

July 4 Nina&Auguste, NNOI Festival, Brandenburg

June 8 Stimmung workshop, Berlin

June 7 Everything Illegal radio performance w/ Hardi Kurda, Berlin

June 1-30 FRAMED Berlin at-home residency, Berlin

May 20 Nina&Auguste on Radio T, Chemnitz (broadcast June 15)

Mar 12 Workshop for Aylward opera

Mar 10 Departure Duo, The Undercroft, Baltimore

Mar 7 Departure Duo w/ Maren Brehm, Philadelphia

Mar 6 Departure Duo, Scholes Street Studio, NYC

Mar 5 Departure Duo House Concert, Cambridge

Feb 29 Departure Duo Recital, Brandeis University

Feb 23  Departure Duo Composer Residency, Brandeis University, Boston

Feb 10 Nina&Auguste, Studium P, Vilnius

Feb 8 Nina&Auguste, Empty Brain Resort, Vilnius

Jan 30 - Feb 4 Odyssey, Opera Lab Berlin, Theater im Delphi, Berlin

Jan 17  Nina&Auguste w/ tmrw, km28, Berlin


Dec 5 Vanitas by Laine Rettmer, ILLUMINUS, Boston

Dec 1 Nina&Auguste, tour movie+final presentation, SoundsAbout, Berlin

Nov 29 Nina&Auguste, Water ~ Sound ~ City, SoundsAbout, Berlin

Nov 15 Nina&Auguste, WIM, Zürich

Nov 14 Nina&Auguste, FlorensCargo, Offenbach

Nov 8 Nina&Auguste, SEANAPS Festival, Leipzig

Nov 1 Harvey, Gee w/ ECCE, NYC

Oct 28 ECCE NYC Residency

Oct 26 Workshop for Aylward opera

Oct 20 Departure Duo, Spectrum, NYC

Oct 19 Departure Duo, MAKESHIFT Boston

Oct 11 Departure Duo w/ Original Gravity, Turtle Swamp Brewery, Boston

Sept 20-21 Humbug, Opera Lab Berlin at Musiktheater Tage, Vienna

Sept 11 Departure Duo, km28, Berlin

Aug 31 Nina&Auguste w/ OPPRESS.pre, ACUD Macht Neu, Berlin

Aug 30 Nina&Auguste, Sonic Curiosities, Villa Kuriosum, Berlin

Aug 11 Nina&Auguste, Sentimental Punk, Kotti Shop, Berlin

July 16 Nina&Auguste, Prokoje4, Warsaw

July 1-7 Hand Of Project, London

June 27 Nina&Auguste, Cashmere Radio, Berlin

June 19 Angelus Novus Recording, NYC

June 17 Mr. Punch (Finnissy) w/ Callithumpian Consort, SICPP, Boston

June 13 Departure Duo House Concert, Boston

June 4 Petrushka Reloaded w/ Junge Norddeutsche Philharmonie, Elbphilharmonie

May 24 Nina&Auguste w/ Drone Day, Berlin

May 17 Nina&Auguste, Festivalis Druskomanija, Druskininkai

Apr 21 FERAL by Marty Brody (wp) w/ ECCE, Wellesley

Apr 18 Seeber, Aperghis w/ Callithumpian Consort, Boston

Apr 7 Departure Duo Recital, Clark University, Worcester

Mar 27 NEC Alumni Panel

Mar 25 Departure Duo, New School for Music, Cambridge

Mar 24 Departure Duo, Scholes Street Studio, NYC

Mar 23 Departure Duo, Temple University, Philadelphia

Mar 11-21 Departure Duo Artist Residency, Yellow Barn, Putney

Mar 9 Petrushka Reloaded w/ Junge Norddeutsche Philharmonie, Konzerthaus, Berlin

Mar 7 Petrushka Reloaded w/ Junge Norddeutsche Philharmonie, Szczecin

Feb 28 Beckett's Rough for Radio 1, SoundsAbout, Berlin

Feb 14  Nina&Auguste, km28, Berlin

Feb 2-3  Departure Duo at Oh My Ears, Phoenix

Jan 30 Departure Duo House Concert, San Diego

Jan 26  Departure Duo at Craft in America, Los Angeles

Jan 25   Departure Duo, Westridge School, Pasadena

Jan 16-17 HE PŪTŌRINO MĀKUTU, Hear the Future, San Diego 


Dec 19 Nina&Auguste w/ oqko, Paloma Bar, Berlin

Nov 29 - Dec 1 Beckett's Rough for Radio 1, HKW

Nov 6 Nina&Auguste w/ Listening Body, Singing Ear, UdK stairwell

Oct 21 Departure Duo, Red Room, Baltimore

Oct 18 Departure Duo w/ Her Voice, Greenpoint

Oct 16 Departure Duo, Radio Bean, Burlington

Oct 15 Departure Duo, Outpost 186, Cambridge

Sept 21 Nina&Auguste, Studium P, Vilnius

Sept 19 Nina&Auguste, Kaunas

Aug 11 The Act of Homemaking, curated by Leonie Brandner

July 14-28 Darmstadt Ferienkurse

July 7 Nina&Auguste w/ Jonas Mekas & Friends, Berlin

June 22 Rollbergidyll, Opera Lab Berlin, 48 Stunden Neukölln

June 4 Departure Duo at Spoleto Festival, Charleston

Apr 13 Departure Duo, Scholes Street Studio, NYC

Apr 12  Departure Duo, Outpost 186, Cambridge

Mar 28 Departure Duo Residency, University of Georgia Athens

Feb 23  Departure Duo Recital, Clark University, Worcester

Feb 17   Angelus Novus w/ ECCE, Dimenna Center, NYC

Jan 7  Departure Duo + NO HAY BANDA, Montreal

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