IKTUS Combo – Southeastern Louisiana University

Date: February 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
We’re headed South!
IKTUS Combo embarks on its first mini-tour of 2016, featuring music for saxophone, electric guitar, piano, and percussion by Louis Andriessen, Mikel Kuehn, Philippe Hurel, Alex Mincek, and Eric Wubbels, with new works by Daniel Tacke, Philip Schuessler, and Kari Besharse.
February 16-20, 2016
Tour stops:
Feb. 16 – Southeastern Louisiana University
Feb. 17 – New Orleans, LA : Versipel New Music Festival @ Cafe Istanbul
Feb. 18 – Arkansas State University
Feb. 19 – Stephan F. Austin State University (performance)
Feb. 20 – Stephan F. Austin State University (masterclass)
The Combo is:
Erin Rogers, saxophone
Jay Sorce, guitar
Andrea Lodge, piano
Chris Graham, percussion
January 11, 2016

Sweet Soubrette @The Rock Shop, Brooklyn

Date: January 14, 2016
Time: 10:00 pm

Sweet Soubrette has a rare big band show on Thursday, January 14th, with the full band lineup plus special guest Patricia Santos on cello (giving us a horn section and a string section, because we are fancy like that, plus a kickass rhythm section, because we like to rock).

So please join us at The Rock Shop for the debut of a new song and our drummer Darrell Smith‘s birthday! 10 bucks at the door or just $7 in advance (advance tix HERE:>> http://ticketf.ly/1SSagUW) It’s a great lineup featuring Casey Holford, Jessie Kilguss Music and Freddie Stevenson Music.

Thursday, Jan 14 at The Rock Shop
249 4th Ave in Brooklyn (R to Union St)
$10 cover at the door / $7 in advance
We’re on at 10pm
Get advance tix HERE

January 11, 2016

Triple bill: Will Mason, Hunter Hunt-Hendrix & Iktus – LIVE @ Shea Stadium BK

Date: December 21, 2015
Time: 8:30 pm

Triple bill: Will Mason, Hunter Hunt-Hendrix & Iktus – LIVE @ Shea Stadium BK

October 27, 2015

Saxophone Masterclass & IKTUS Combo – Kent State University

Date: November 20, 2015
Time: 8:00 pm

IKTUS Combo will perform on Kent State University’s Vanguard Series. I’m delighted to be working with Dr. Noa Even to provide a masterclass to the saxophone studio.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Save the date – details to come.

May 18, 2015

Stony Brook Premieres – Roulette

Date: November 19, 2015
Time: 8:00 pm

Featuring the Contemporary Chamber Players
Eduardo Leandro, director

Thursday, November 19 2015, 8:00 PM
Roulette, NYC
Free Admission

Paula Matthusen: of culpable trajectories and transformations (2015)

Christopher Swithinbank: local bonds (2015)

Piers Hellawell: Fictions (2015)

James Wood: Secret Dialogues (2014)

Erin Rogers: Shimmering Dust (2015)

Created by composer John Lessard in 1988, the Premieres! series has commissioned works by a wide array of composers from the United States and abroad for nearly three decades. This year’s concert features new works by Paula Matthusen, Christopher Swithinbank, Piers Hellawell and Stony Brook’s own Matthew Barnson.



October 14, 2015