January

Ina / for bass flute and tape, Ine Vanoeveren, January 22 / UC San Diego (Conrad Prebys Music Center) San Diego, California, United States

While Liquid Amber / for 3 flutes, Elizabeth McNutt, Berglind Tómasdóttir and Reiko Manabe, January 25 / San Diego, California, United States

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of… / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Norrbottens Kammarorkester, Conductor: Petter Sundkvist, January 26 / Kulturens Hus, Luleå, Sweden

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of… / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Norrbottens Kammarorkester, Conductor: Petter Sundqvist, January 27 / Studio Acusticum, Piteå, Sweden

 

February

Ina / for bass flute and tape, Berglind María Tómasdóttir, February 4 / Mengi, Reykjavík, Island.

Ina / for bass flute and tape, Ine Vanoeveren, February 6 / San Diego, California, United States

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: etudes in fragility for voice and breath / for all voices (with a light electronics set up), Maria Eduarda, February 15 / Victoria, Canada

For Violin Solo (1981 transcribed to cello solo by Christina Meißner) / for cello,  Christina Meißner, February 19 / Ev. Johanneskirche, Bingen am Rhein, Germany

 

March

fardanceCLOSE / for solo piano, Siwan Rhys, March 10 / St John's Smith Square, London, United Kingdom

Manoalchadia / for two female voices and bass flute, Alice Teyssier, Lucy Dhegrae and Claire Chase, March 13 / University of Michigan, United States

While Liquid Amber / for 3 flutes, Alanna Kazdan, Bailey Finley, Jillian Broughton, March 17 / University of Victoria (Phillip T. Young Recital Hall), British Columbia, Canada 

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Ensemble Recherche, March 19 / Ensemblehaus, Freiburg

fardanceCLOSE / solo piano, Hoi Kei Chen (monic), March 23 / Time's arrow concert.  Boston University, Boston, USA 

Ina / for bass flute and tape, Ine Vanoeveren, March 25 / De Bijloke, Ghent, Belgium

String Quartet no. 1 / The Formalist Quartet, March 27 / Monday Evening Series, Zipper hall Los Angeles, California, United States.

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Ensemble Reserche, March 28 / Ciclo de Conciertos de Música Contemporánea Fundación BBVA, Bilbao, Spain

On the face of the deep / World Premiere / for large ensemble,  Ensemble Intercontemporain, Conductor: Matthias Pintscher, March 30 / Philharmonie, Paris, France

 

April

fardanceCLOSE / solo piano, Marie Vermeulin, April 1 /Theatre Marc Baron, St Mandrier sur Mer,  France.

Anea Crystal / for string octet, Arditti Quartet and Shanghai Quartet, April 1 / Montclair State University (Alexander Kasser Theater) New Jersey, United States

String Quartet no. 1 / Kontras Quartet, April 9 / University of Chicago (Logan Center), Illinois, United States

Knights of the strange (duo version) / for E. guitar and Accordion, Luca Piovesan and Maarten Stragier, April 12 / Berklee College in Boston

The last leaf / for oboe, Kyle Bruckmann, April 12 / UC Berkeley (CNMAT), Berkeley, California, United States

Infinite now /  World Premier / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Titus Engel conducting Vlaamse operaGent April 18 / Vlaamse opera Ghent, Belgium

Infinite now / for A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Vlaamse operaGent April 20 / Vlaamse operaGhent, Belgium

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, International Contemporary Ensemble, April 21 / Los Angeles (Angel City Brewery) California, United States

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Vlaamse opera, Titus Engel conducting Gent April 22 / Vlaamse opera Ghent, Belgium

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Vlaamse operaTitus Engel conducting Gent April 23 / Vlaamse opera Ghent, Belgium

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: etudes in fragility for voice and breath / for all voices (with a light electronics set up), Tony Arnold, April 27 / New York Public Library (Bruno Walter Auditorium), New York, United States

 Manoalchadia / for two female voices and bass flute, Alice Teyssier Tony Arnolds and Claire Chase, April 27 / New York Public Library (Bruno Walter Auditorium), New York, United States

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  April 30 / Opera Vlaanderen, Titus Engel conducting Antwerp, Belgium

 

May

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Opera VlaanderenTitus Engel conductingMay 3 / Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Belgium

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Opera VlaanderenTitus Engel conductingMay 5 / Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Belgium

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Opera VlaanderenTitus Engel conductingMay 6 / Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Belgium

fardanceCLOSE / solo piano, Siwan Rhys, May 6 / St John Smith Square, London, England.

String Quartet no. 1 / Parker Quartet, May 8 / Paine hall Harvard University, Cambridge MA USA

The last leaf / for sopranino sax, Andrés Gomis and Plural Ensemble, May 20 / Paseo de Recoletos (Palacio Marqués de Salamanca), Madrid, Spain

fardanceCLOSE / for solo piano, Florian Hoelscher, May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Algae / A monodrama for bass and piano, Ascolta Ensemble, May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Knights of the Strange (solo version) / for electric guitar and accordion, Ascolta Ensemble, May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Ascolta Ensemble, May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Sheva / for mixed septet, Ascolta Ensemble, May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

For Violin Solo 1981 transcribed for cello by Christina Meissner, performed by Eric Borgir. May 21 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Mannheim StadtoperTitus Engel conductingMay 26 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Nationaltheater Mannheim,  Titus Engel conductingMay 28 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  NationaltheaterMannheimTitus Engel conductingMay 31 

 

June

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Ensemble Dal Niente, June 3 / Ruth Page Center for the Arts, Chicago, USA.

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  National Theater Mannheim, Titus Engel conducting, June 7 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Ensemble x.y, June 9 / University of London Concert Series, University of London, United Kingdom

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics, Vlaamse Opera, Titus Engel conducting, June 14 / Philharmonie de Paris, France

The last leaf / for solo oboe, Vincent Daud, June 16 / Centre Dürrenmatt, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Zaïde. Adama / World Premier of the new version with Choir (2017), chamber opera (amplified) combined with Mozart's Zaide,  June 16 / Stadt Theater, Freiburg, Germany

Infinite now / A large scale opera for full orchestra, 6 singers, 6 actors 4 instrumental soloists and IRCAM electronics,  Nationaltheater Mannheim, Titus Engel conductingJune 18 / Mannheim National Theater, Germany

Zaïde. Adama / chamber opera (amplified) combined with Mozart's Zaide, June 22 / Stadt Theater, Freiburg, Germany

Zaïde. Adama / chamber opera (amplified) combined with Mozart's Zaide, June 24 / Stadt Theater, Freiburg, Germany

Zaïde. Adama / chamber opera (amplified) combined with Mozart's Zaide, June 29 / Stadt Theater, Freiburg, Germany

 

July

Zaïde. Adama / chamber opera (amplified) combined with Mozart's Zaide, July 1 / Stadt Theater, Freiburg, Germany

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Sound Scape  Ensemble, conducted by Michael Lewanski /  Auditorium Cittá di Maccagno, Maccagno, Italy. 

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: Songs of the muted one / for solo voice, Yulia Durch, July 2 / Staatliche Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Stuttgart.

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Taller Sonoro, July 29th / Mexico City, Mexico.

 

August

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Talea Ensemble, August 1 / New York City, New York, United States

 

September

Ina / for bass flute and tape kathryn Williams, September 2nd  Royaumont Abby, Royaumont, France

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Hypercube, September 16th / New School of Music, Cambridge, MA, United States 

 

October

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: Songs of the muted one / for solo cello arr. Séverine Ballon, October 3 / Sala delle Colonne, Duomo Di Milano, Italy

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Oslo Sinfonietta and Cikada, Conductor: Christian Eggen, October 11th / Sentralen, Oslo, Norway

Adiantum Capillus-VenerisEtude in Fragility no 2. / for solo voice, Jane Sheldon, October 16th / Sydney, Australia

Guardian / World Premiere / For Cello and orchestra, Severine Ballon, cello, SWR Orchestra, Conductor: Pablo Rus Broseta, October 22 / Donaueschingen Festival , Germany

Duo Leat (Slow Duo) / for two bass clarinets in B-flat, Joshua Rubin and Vasko Dukovski, October 24th / Miller Theatre, Columbia University, New York, United States

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., New York New Music Ensemble, Conductor: Eduardo Leandro, October 27 / Santa Cruz (Pacific Rim Festival), California, United States

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Riot Ensemble, October 28 / Brighton St. Nicholas Church, England

HIDDEN / for string quartet and electronics, Quartetto Guadagnini, October 28 / Conservatorio di Musica Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl. mdi ensemble, October 31st / Civica Scuola di Musica “C. Abbado,” Auditorium di Villa Simonetta, Milano Italy. 

fardanceCLOSE / for solo piano, mdi ensemble, October 31st / Civica Scuola di Musica “C. Abbado,” Auditorium di Villa Simonetta Milano Italy 

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of... / for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Riot Ensemble, October 31 / Chichester University, West Sussex, England

 

November 

Anea Crystal /for octet, JACK quartet with chosen musicians, November 8th / Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, USA. 

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I-III / for solo voice, Alice Tessier (ICE), November 8th-12th / Mexico

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris: Etude in Fragility no. 3 / for solo voice, Blake Hurlbut, Brien Henderson, Ethan Hayden, November 11th / Unitarian Church of Buffalo, New York, United States

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., Riot ensemble, November 11th / (BBC Radio 3) LSO St. Luke’s, London

Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of / for for Flt (b. flt), Cl (b.cl)  Perc. Pno Vln Vla Vcl., YST Contemporary Music Ensemble (OpusNovus), Conductor: Chen Zhangyi, November 12th / Singapore National University, Singapore

Guardian / For Cello and orchestra, Severine Ballon, cello, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg under Roland Kluttig, November 17 / Rainy days Festival, Luxembourg.  

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: Songs of the muted one / for solo cello arr. Séverine Ballon, November 19/ Bludenz Festival. Austria

 

December

Sahaf / for saxophone, electric guitar, piano and percussion, Taller Sonoro, December 2nd / Sevillia Spain.

Adiantum Capillus-Veneris I: Songs of the muted one / for solo trombone arr. Matt Barbier, December/ Cal Arts, California, United States.