Sounds of the Earth – Scrag Mountain Music

Date: June 16, 2019
Time: 12:00 am

The New Music On The Point Festival and Scrag Mountain Music present Sounds of the Earth, a festival celebrating the natural soundscape-inspired music of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and environmental activist John Luther Adams. The afternoon will include live music, vocal and drumming workshops, children’s activities, raffles, food trucks & more! Featuring performances by the JACK Quartet, TURNmusic, Rural Noise Ensemble, Jan Williams (percussion), Robert Black (bass), Eve Beglarian (composer), and participants of the New Music On The Point Festival.

Saturday, June 15, 2019
noon – 6 pm
Shelburne Farms, Coach Barn, 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT
“Come as you are. Pay what you can.”  No reservations required.

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June 13, 2019

Rise Up, Singing // Passport Restobar – Edmonton

Date: June 13, 2019
Time: 10:00 pm

2nd Thursday presents: Play Edmonton Music #4

Allison Balcetis (saxophone) Chenoa Anderson (flute) Amy Nicholson (cello) Heather Hindman (electronics) perform my piece Rise Up, Singing for alto saxophone and cello.

Thursday, June 13 @10pm
Passport Restobar
10810 124st
Edmonton, AB T5M0H3

$10 @ the door
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June 13, 2019

Light-On-Light // Nief-Norf Summer Festival

Date: June 13, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm

Nief-Norf Summer Festival 2019 Concert 1: Fire, Light, & Time

Join Nief-Norf for the opening concert of the 2019 Nief-Norf Summer Festival performed by 2019 festival participants.
Thursday, June 13 @7:30p
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
1741 Volunteer Blvd.,
Knoxville, TN 37996

Marcos Balter – Raw Item
Steven Mackey – Before It Is Time
Hannah Lash – Three Movements
Sarah Kirkland Snider -Selections from Unremembered
Erin Rogers – Light-On-Light
Fjóla Evans – Eroding
Eric Wubbels – alphabeta

Tickets: $15 – General/ $10 – Student with valid ID
VIP Festival Passes: $135 (admittance to all festival concerts)
Tickets are available at


May 24, 2019

New Music On The Point – Vermont

Date: June 5, 2019

Excited to join New Music on the Point as a faculty member for the first time!

There will be multiple performances over multiple days from June 5-17:
Point CounterPoint
1361 Hooker Road
Leicester, VT 05733

Full schedule HERE


New Music On The Point

May 24, 2019

Chunky in Heat – Experiments in Opera (EiO) + Contemporaneous // Flea Theater

Date: June 2, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm

Friday May 31, 2019, 7:00 PM
Saturday June 1, 2019, 7:00 PM
Sunday June 2, 2019, 3:00 PM

The Flea Theater
20 Thomas St
Tickets $35 / $25 (students/seniors)

Experiments in Opera and Contemporaneous present the premiere of Chunky in Heat an opera based on a libretto by celebrated author A. M. Homes.  Chunky in Heat tells the story of a young girl who comes of age poolside at her family’s home in the canyons of Los Angeles. Against this backdrop of privilege, she struggles to understand her place in her family and the world.  Chunky in Heat features music by Jason CadyPaula MatthusenErin RogersAaron SiegelShelley Washington and Matthew Welch. This production is directed by Alison Moritz.


Sarah Tupper Daniels, Chunky (Cheryl)
Timothy Stoddard, Walter / Fiancee / Beekeeper
Emily Geller, Mother
Joshua Jeremiah, Father
Rachel Doehring, Abigail / Shapeshifter

David Bloom, Music Director

Creative Team

Alison Moritz, Director
Kate Noll, Stage Design
Solomon Weisbard, Lighting Design
Elivia Bovenzi, Costume Design
Nathaniel Butler, Sound Design

February 14, 2019