We're playing a concert of new and recent works! Pierre Boulez Anthemes I Jesse Diener-Bennett A The Tree, Tree (World Premiere) Jesse Diener-Bennett Ninth for Two Franco Donatoni Cigli II Salvatore Sciarrino Hermes Dennis Sullivan Uncreation (World Premiere) Maya Bennardo, Violin and Anne Dearth, Flute Scholes Street Studio 375 Lorimer Street November 19, 8 pm … Continue reading Maya and Anne Play New Music
There are a few new things about my site, most obviously, it looks different. I was playing in internet/editing land and came upon a new look that lets me do more things that I want to with my site, so I took a leap and changed it all. There might be some things missing, or … Continue reading Updates and Announcements
Why hello internet, it's been a while, I'm glad you're still here. I'll try to keep in touch better in the coming year. First new recording: Shame for speaking alto flutist by Jesse Diener-Bennett Second, some reflection on the new year. As I was thinking about 2015, I was also (inevitably) thinking about 2014, and … Continue reading Happy New Year!
For the next month, I'm going to post one improvisation every day. There are a few reasons why I'm doing this: I have been focusing more on traditional repertoire recently and haven't been improvising as much; my traditional repertoire is a little stale and not quite at the level I want it to be; and … Continue reading Summer Project – Improv Everyday
Let's all take a minute to reflect on how nice and sunny it's been this week in New York. It's so much nicer to practice in the sun and see the blue sky than for everything to look gray. Also, the snow melted and I no longer have to mince my way through all the … Continue reading Spring Updates