2016 / 2017 Season

June 2 - 5, 2017
Twin Cities Residency: Schuyler Tsuda
June 2, 7:30 pm | The Tilsner, St. Paul - featuringStrains New Music Ensemble
June 4 | Why World House Show (1070 13th Ave SE), Minneapolis - featuring Shield Your Eyes
June 5, 1 pm | Regis Center for Art eStudio, Minneapolis - Audio Circuit Design Workshop featuring Schuyler Tsuda
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
 


Past Events

May 7 and 13, 2017
New Music for Voices: The Gregorian Singers
May 7, 4:00 pm | Lakewood Cemetery Chapel, Minneapolis
May 13, 7:30 pm | Grace University Lutheran Church, Minneapolis
$15 / $5 for students / children free
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
With support from Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant.

April 26 and May 3, 2017
Extended Vocal Techniques Workshop
April 26, 7:00 pm | 215 Ferguson Hall, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
May 3, 7:00 pm | Graham Place Senior Apartments, St. Paul 
Free and open to the public. 
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund. 

April 7 - 8, 2017
New Music for: Strains New Music Ensemble
April 7, 7:30 pm | Sateren Auditorium, Augsburg College, Minneapolis
April 8, 2 pm | Landmark Center Courtroom, St Paul
$15 / $5 students / children free
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund. 

 

March 4 - 5, 2017
New Music for Strings: Bishop String Quartet
March 4, 3 pm | Flaten Art Barn, St Olaf College, Northfield
Pre-concert Lecture by Etha Williams, 2 pm
March 5, 7:30 pm | Grace University Lutheran Church, Minneapolis
Pre-concert Lecture by Etha Williams, 6:30 pm
$15 / $5 for students / children free

 

February 3 - 5, 2017
Twin Cities Residency: Anthony Cheung and Fonema Consort
Colloquium: Anthony Cheung
February 3, 4 pm | Ferguson Hall, Minneapolis
New Music for: Fonema Consort
February 4, 7:30 pm | Ted Mann Concert Hall, Minneapolis
February 5, 4 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul

 

December 1, 2016, 7:30 pm
New Music for Percussion: Bill Solomon and Mike Truesdell
Studio Z | Saint Paul, Minnesota

 

October 17 - 28, 2016
Twin Cities Residency: Duo Gelland
Performances and workshop with students at University of Minnesota Twin Cities; University of Minnesota Duluth; Anoka Ramsey Community College; Loveworks Academy for the Arts; Pratt Community School; Graham Place Senior Center; and Avalon School.
New Music for Violin: Duo Gelland
October 28, 7:30 pm | Grace University Lutheran Church, Minneapolis

 

May 6 and 8, 2016
New Music for Strains New Music Ensemble: Jeffery Kyle Hutchins (saxophone), Carlynn Savot (cello), James DeVoll (flute), and Jeremy Johnston (percussion)
May 6, 7:30 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul
May 8, 4 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul
Pre-concert talk on May 8, 2:30 pm

 

March 22 - April 9, 2016
Twin Cities Residency: Duo Gelland
Performances and workshops with students at the University of Minnesota; Avalon School; Valley View Middle School
New Music for violin: Duo Gelland
April 3, 4 pm | Grace University Lutheran Church, Minneapolis

 

March 21 - 22, 2016
Twin Cities Residency: Michael Pisaro
Composition Seminar
March 21, 3:30 pm | 280 Ferguson Hall, Minneapolis
Composition Masterclass
March 22, 2 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul
Concert of Works by Michael Pisaro
March 22, 7:30 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul
Performed by members of 113 and Strains New Music Ensemble

 

February 5 and 7, 2016
New Music for Without Fear of Wind or Vertigo: Lauren McNee (flute) and Emily Beisel (clarinet)
February 5, 7:30 pm | Grace University Lutheran Church, Minneapolis
February 7, 4 pm | Studio Z, St. Paul