Susie Ibarra

Composer/Improviser/Percussionist Susie Ibarra actively composes and performs music as a soloist, collaborator, with and for ensembles that are instrumental, vocal and interdisciplinary.

Compositions, Concerts, Recordings

When The Storm Fades
Festival Release 2018
Directed by Sean Devlin, Film Score by Susie Ibarra
http://www.whenthestormfades.com/

Talking Gong
Commission by SUNY New Paltz and the Look and Listen Festival 2018
For Alex Peh, Claire Chase, Susie Ibarra
https://sites.newpaltz.edu/news/2018/01/acclaimed-jazz-and-experimental-musician-susie-ibarra-will-premiere-new-work-at-suny-new-paltz/
https://hudsonvalleyone.com/2018/03/07/talking-gong-for-flute-percussion-and-piano-debuts-at-suny-new-paltz/

Procession Along the Aciga Tree
Commission for PRISM Saxophone Quartet + percussion
https://www.prismquartet.com/concerts/color-theory-2-0/

Flower of Sulphur
2018 Album Release on Thrill Jockey Records
Yunohana Variations
Featuring YoshimiO , Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, Susie Ibarra
https://www.popmatters.com/yoshimio-flower-of-sulphur-review-2536865424.html
http://www.thrilljockey.com/products/flower-of-sulphur

 

News

Splice Sound Packs

i’m excited to be working with Splice.com

Splice

I’ve launched two sound packs on their Splice Originals label . Producers and musicians can play my sounds 🙂 . I will be launching two more packs of Himalayan sounds in the fall on their Creator Series.

Susie Ibarra Sound Packs with Splice

Experimental Percussion Sounds with Susie Ibarra

Susie Ibarra Percussion Template

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Photos of July 13, 2019 NYEAF DreamTime Ensemble concert at Governors Island

Thank you to Harvestworks and Asia Society and to all the musicians in DreamTime Ensemble for such a lovely afternoon concert for the New York Electronic Arts Festival , this last Saturday July 13 on Governors Island !  We had such a great time performing the game piece Fragility: A Game of Polyrhythms with the audience. Here are some pictures of the event taken by photographer Ellen Wallop for Asia Society.

https://asiasociety.org/new-york/photos-fragility-game-polyrhythms-governors-island

Summer & Fall 2019 Concerts

June 1 – August 11 
Physical and Digital: multifaceted visions in electronic art, an exhibition with Julia SinelnikovaAmy YoungsLoVidZahra PoonawalaAlexander HahnSusie IbarraMichael SchumacherMorehshin Allahyari and Amanda Gutiérrez @ Building 10a Nolan Park Governors Island

July 13, 2019 @ 3 pm @ Building 10a Nolan Park Governors Island. FREE

In conjunction with the NYEAF 2019 Fragility installation, drummer and composer Susie Ibarra leads the DreamTime Ensemble in the performance of Fragility: A Game of Polyrhythms. A dynamic musical ‘game piece’, the performance invites members of the audience to conduct the ensemble through rhythms and musical motifs. Presented in partnership with Asia Society.

 

July 27th, 2019 7pm Saturday

ACTRESS / SUSIE IBARRA / SPEAKER MUSIC (DEFORREST BROWN JR.)

22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201

ISSUE presents a special “end of season” program gathering three singular artists working across avant-garde rhythmic music. The evening showcases Actress, the alias of British electronic musician and producer Darren J. Cunningham — widely celebrated for hybridizing known genres within electronic music and operating on the cutting-edge of club culture. Composer, percussionist, and sound artist Susie Ibarrapresents “Rhythm Cycles (for Drumset),” while “rhythmanalyst” Speaker Music (DeForrest Brown Jr.) premieres a new piece “Her Velocity; like a foreign (after)image, renders her opaque.”

 

August 11, 2019 ,

Yoshi’s , 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland CA

KRONOS QUARTET

DOORS: 6:30 PM / SHOW: 7:00 PM

Line-up: David Harrington (violin) John Sherba (violin) Hank Dutt (viola) & Sunny Yang (cello)

World Premiere, Pulsation by Susie Ibarra

 

September 6, 2019

Susie Ibarra , solo drums & percussion

2019 Hopscotch Music Festival, Raleigh, North Carolina

 

November 7, 2019 , Cafe Oto , London UK

Bagri Foundation Music Series:  At the Cutting Edge

Susie Ibarra, solo drums & percussion

 

November 14, 2019

PASIC Percussive Arts Society, Indianapolis, IN

Focus Day Event:  Susie Ibarra , solo drums and percussion