2019

Tri-Centric is providing scores, performance practice guidance and pedagogy for the following events.

LIVE PERFORMANCES

DATE: January 25, 2019
ARTIST: Tri-Centric Vocal Ensemble
LOCATION: Roulette, Brooklyn
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 192, 255, 339, 380, 169, 46
The CD release event of GTM (Syntax) 2017, the origin recording of Anthony Braxton's complete Syntactical Ghost Trance Music System.

DATE: January 25, 2019
ARTIST: Carl Testa/Cory Smythe Duo
LOCATION: Roulette, Brooklyn
COMPOSITIONS: Echo Echo Mirror House Music System

DATE: January 26, 2019
ARTIST: Ensemble Dal Niente
LOCATION: New Music New College, Sarasota (FL)
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 193, 228

DATE: January 29, 2019
ARTIST: Either/Or
LOCATION: Miller Theatre, NYC
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 70, 101, 168

DATE: February 8, 2019
ARTIST: Tri-Centric Project Ensemble (16 musicians from the U.S. and Sweden)
LOCATION: Edition Festival, Stockholm
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 56, 151, 255

DATE: February 19, 2019
ARTIST: Wet Ink Ensemble
LOCATION: Areté Venue and Gallery (Brooklyn, NY)
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 220
Wet Ink's Josh Modney (violin) and Eric Wubbels (piano) perform an evening-length rendition of Anthony Braxton's Composition No. 222 for violin and piano, from Braxton's Ghost Trance Music series. Wet Ink has become a champion of Braxton's music, from the ensemble's critically acclaimed portrait concert in celebration of Braxton's 70th birthday in 2016 (praised by The New York Times as "dense, wild, yet artfully controlled"), to Modney's solo violin recording of Composition No. 222 on his Engage album (New Focus Recordings - 2018), lauded by Seth Colter Walls as "both respectful in its intentions and radical in its execution" (The New York Times), and the Wet Ink Large Ensemble's 2018 recording of Composition No. 56 on Wet Ink: 20 (Carrier Records).

DATE: March 1, 2019
ARTIST: NOW Orchestra with Ingrid Laubrock, Kamala Sankaram, Russell Wallace, James Falzone
LOCATION: Orphem Annex, Vancouver, Canada
WORKS by Anthony Braxton, Ingrid Laubrock, Kamala Sankaram, Russell Wallace, Lisa Cay Miller

DATE: March 9&10, 2019
ARTIST: Kyoko Kitamura, Masayasu Tzboguchi collaboration with Hiroki Chiba (b), Manami Kakudo (perc), Shinpei Ruike (tpt), Nonoko Yoshida (sax)
LOCATION: Tokyo, Japan
COMPOSITIONS: Comp No. 56, 101, 136, 255

DATE: April 6, 2019
ARTIST: Ingrid Laubrock (sax) with Erica Dicker (vln), Marc Hannaford (p), Dan Peck (tba), Tom Rainey (d)
LOCATION: HAPPYLUCKY No 1 The Stone Brooklyn Series (Brooklyn, NY)
COMPOSITIONS:

DATE: June 15, 2019
ARTIST: Visionary Youth Orchestra
LOCATION: Vision Festival, NYC
COMPOSITIONS: GTM

RECORDINGS

ALBUM: GTM (Syntax) 2017
ARTIST: Tri-Centric Vocal Ensemble
LABEL: New Braxton House Records
RELEASE DATE: January 25, 2019 on Bandcamp; March 15, 2019 for wider distribution
COMPOSITIONS: Anthony Braxton's entire Syntactical Ghost Trance Music system (Comp No. 192, 219, 220, 221, 239, 254, 255, 256, 265, 339, 340, 341)

Recordings in progress by various ensembles, release dates TBA.

WRITINGS

Tri-Centric is working with a publisher on a print and digital release of the Tri-Axium Writings, release date TBA.

EDUCATION

Providing scores and guidance on a 2-year research project at the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp of Anthony Braxton’s music.

Ongoing work with Kaufman Music Center’s Face the Music.

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