2020

22 January

Composition workshop with GBSR Duo

City University London

14 February - Bangor Music Festival

Six new works by CoDI Sound composers

with UPROAR new music ensemble

White Box, Pontio Bangor

15 February - Bangor Music Festival

Solo recital - music for piano, electronics and video

Joanna Bailie - Roll Call

Tom Sissons - Notes on Absence #1 (world premiere)

Siwan Rhys - dwylo

Michel van der Aa - Transit

Stiwido, Pontio Bangor

28 February

'Professor Bad Trip'

with UPROAR new music ensemble

Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

12 March

Sound Out 2020

with London Sinfonietta

Royal Festival Hall

10-17 March

Living Room Music project

with Clod Ensemble

13 March

'Professor Bad Trip'

with UPROAR new music ensemble

Canolfan y Celfyddydau Aberystwyth Arts Centre

21 March

'Professor Bad Trip' - POSTPONED

with UPROAR new music ensemble

Galeri Caernarfon

22-23 March

Recording with GBSR Duo

Oliver Leith - good day good day bad day bad day

Real World Studios

Release Summer 2020 - details tba

25 April

'Professor Bad Trip' - POSTPONED

with UPROAR new music ensemble

Bristol New Music Festival

2-3 May

Wales International Piano Festival - POSTPONED

Adjudicating panel

15 May - Vale of Glamorgan Festival - CANCELLED

Composer workshop with GBSR Duo

Peter Reynolds Composers Studio

17 May - Vale of Glamorgan Festival - CANCELLED

'Breakfast Beats' - recital with GBSR Duo

John Luther Adams - Dream of the Hermit Thrush (from Three Canticles of the Birds)

John Luther Adams - Tukiliit (solo piano)

John Luther Adams - Four Thousand Holes

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

17 May - Vale of Glamorgan Festival - CANCELLED

John Luther Adams - Inuksuit

22 May - Vale of Glamorgan Festival vidcast

John Luther Adams - Four Canticles of the Birds

performance and interview with GBSR Duo

27 May - album release

Tim Parkinson - Here Comes a Monster

recorded in lockdown with GBSR Duo

released on Takuroku

30 May

Julius Eastman - Femenine - POSTPONED

with Apartment House

Spectacle festival, Copenhagen

3 June

'Professor Bad Trip' - POSTPONED

with UPROAR new music ensemble

Festival KLANG!, Montpelier

18 June

GBSR Duo concert - CANCELLED

St Mary-le-Bow, London

27 June

'Fast Food, Fast Music' - POSTPONED

with Miller-Porfiris Duo

Spitalfields Music Festival, London

3 July - album release

I hope this finds you well in these strange times, Vol. 1

CHAINES - so smol (hewwo)

recorded in lockdown with GBSR Duo

released on Nonclassical

19 August - album release

Oliver Leith - good day good day bad day bad day

released on Another Timbre

1 September - BBC Proms

with London Sinfonietta

Royal Albert Hall (BBC Radio 3 broadcast or iPlayer streaming only)

8 September - BBC Proms

with BBC National Orchestra of Wales

BBC Hoddinott Hall (BBC Radio 3 broadcast or iPlayer streaming only)

17 September

CoDI Experimental composer workshop

with Angharad Davies and Rhodri Davies

30 October

recording session with Explore Ensemble

details tba

10-11 October

'John Cage Remixed' - CANCELLED

selection of John Cage Sonatas and Interludes

performed on new digital instruments by Mira Calix and David Toop

Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

28 October

'Yet Unheard'

with London Sinfonietta

Royal Festival Hall (BBC Radio 3 broadcast only)

19 November

CoDI Experimental composer workshop

with Angharad Davies and Rhodri Davies

21 November - Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

with GBSR Duo

Arne Gieshoff - Spillikins (world premiere)

Angharad Davies - Rydal Mount (with Angharad Davies)

St Paul's Hall, Huddersfield (BBC Radio 3 broadcast only)

5 December - Spitalfields Festival: At Home

'Fast Food, Fast Music'

with the Miller-Porfiris Duo

music by Joy N Effiong, Sarah Rodgers, Jasmin Kent Rodgman, and Susannah Self

© 2020 by Siwan Rhys