Susie Ibarra

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

Concerts, Compositions, Recordings

Walking on Water, Ibarra’s first set of spirituals composed and to be recorded is commissioned by Culture Care Inc. for visual artist Makoto Fujimura’s paintings Walking on Water to be released 2020 digitally and for installation to accompany the paintings.

Susie Ibarra, Rhythm Cycles, solo drumset
commissioned performance by the Bagri Foundation
for At the Cutting Edge Series , November 2019
to be released digitally 2020 and LP on OTO Projects, London UK

Pulsation by Susie Ibarra commission for Kronos Quartet
50 for the Future Kronos Learning Repertoire
Released Feb 6, 2020

The Himalayas by Susie Ibarra for Splice Explores
Released March 14, 2020

Fragility Etudes by Susie Ibarra for the Asia Society Triennial 2020-2021


November 20, 2020

San Francisco Girls Chorus commission Susie Ibarra as composer in residence fall 2020 for a new work for the SF Girls Chorus School to premiere Spring 2021

When The Storm Fades
Festival Release 2018
Directed by Sean Devlin, Film Score by Susie Ibarra

Talking Gong
Commission by SUNY New Paltz and the Look and Listen Festival 2018
For Alex Peh, Claire Chase, Susie Ibarra

Procession Along the Aciga Tree
Commission for PRISM Saxophone Quartet + percussion

Flower of Sulphur
2018 Album Release on Thrill Jockey Records
Yunohana Variations
Featuring YoshimiO , Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, Susie Ibarra

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