For those of you in the NYC area I hope you can join us for a special concert tomorrow, February 8th, at Roulette! My new band DreamTime Ensemble is debuting a program of new music from our forthcoming album, ‘Perception.’
Tribute to Pauline Oliveros
Susie Ibarra performs All Fours, for solo drumset by Pauline Oliveros
The Armory, NYC
Susie Ibarra DreamTime Ensemble
Premiere of new work and forthcoming new recording , Perception
Roulette , Brooklyn NY 8pm
March 3 and 4
Dave Douglas, Metamorphosis,
The Appel Room, Jazz at Lincoln Center
I am currently on tour this week playing drums and percussion on some wonderful concerts in Europe with Dave Douglas ‘s New Sanctuary Trio with Dave on Trumpet and Marc Ribot on Guitar. Tonight we are playing Padova Italy.
Here’s a picture from a performance in Vienna.
When I return to NY I will be participating in a special tribute concert to Pauline Oliveros at the Armory, and a concert of new music I just recorded at Roulette. If you are around any of these places I hope to see you there!
Wishing you a great Fall! For those of you in NYC, I hope you’ll come out and join me with these wonderful musicians this week at The Stone, November 1-5. I am opening the week tonight, November 1st, with my long time favorite improvising group, Mephista. I am debuting a new band and new compositions tomorrow night, November 2nd, and Im playing new duets with artists I have collaborated with and love such as Yuka C. Honda, Paolo Havier, Mirah and Brian Chase throughout the week. We’ll end the week on Saturday November 5th with drums and percussion music.
Here is the link to The Stone calendar and address:
All good wishes to you all and hope to see you there,
FRIDAY 6/10 @ Unitarian Church (25 Main St Peterborough NH 03458)
w/ a pre-doors set by Forbes Graham
$15 adv, $20 door / 7pm / all ages
Peterborough Unitarian Church
25 Main St, Peterborough, New Hampshire 03458
Its such a beautiful place, the museum in Jackson Wyoming!
The National Museum of Wildlife Art launches, Mirrors and Water , a music installation composed by Susie Ibarra for Ai WeiWei’s Circle of Animals, Zodiac Heads, at their sculpture trail across the National Elk Refuge.
The exhibit is up til October 11, 2015.
Wishing you a terrific summer. We would like to share with you the release of The Cotabato Sessions, a music and film project featuring the music and dance in Mindanao, Philippines
Much Love, Susie
Tonight, we’re celebrating the music release of The Cotabato Sessions music album and film with a NYC film screening and live performance at The Asia Society today hosted by Asia Cinevision and The Asia Societ NYC.. National Heritage artist Danongan Kalanudyan, filmmaker Joel Quizon and musicians/dancers Juliet Cheatle,Alexis Canillo and Roberto J. Rdoriguez will join for traditional and experimental kulintang music. If you are in NYC, we’d love to have you come out. The digital album is available online at iTunes and Amazon. The film will release soon. I’m also very happy to be supporting the peace initiatives and treaty signed in March moving forward with the Christian government and Muslim tribes in Mindanao. We will be featuring the culture of Mindanao at the Peace Summit in Seoul this September, and helping communities such as the Maguindanaons featured in this film and album.
July 22nd 6:30pm
South Street Seaport (Corner of Fulton and Front Streets)
A Digital Roadmap Event:
Big Ideas for Smart Cities: Open Space and Place Making
Hosted by SHoP Architects, Droga5 and Downtown Alliance
Please join us for this public conversation about the role of technology in the public realm, followed by a modular music app walk with Digital Sanctuaries.
June 21, 2014 Digital Sanctuaries, NYC will be leading 3 group music mobile app walks in Lower Manhattan
Free to the Public, Please sign up to reserve for one of the walks
Don’t forgot to bring your headphones!
Composer & Percussionists: Susie Ibarra and Roberto Rodriguez Visual Art: Makoto Fujimura Interaction Design: Shankari Murali
Download the app here: www.digitalsanctuaries.
June 21 at 1:00pm at India House
June 21 at 3:00pm at Peter Minuit Plaza
June 21 at 5:00pm at Tear Drop Park
Commissioned by New Music USA’s Commissioning Music/USA program , The MAPFund and presented as part of Make Music New York
Digital Sanctuaries, NYC is an urban music mobile app walk that brings 12 sanctuaries of music to 12 historic sites in Lower Manhattan. Digital Sanctuaries, NYC invites the public to join on a virtual pilgrimage through the built environment of a cityscape, discovering meditative spaces in unexpected places, marked by an ever-changing musical score. As the audience engages with the music in each place, they are encouraged to discover the hidden qualities of the world.