Newsbits: Trillium Ensemble in Pittsburgh / Metzger, Kaiser, Hunsinger in Nashville, Electronica Fest 2012, NIU’s New Music Festival

The Trillium Ensemble plays Pittsburgh on November 4, featuring music of Derek Bermel, John Adams, Robert Raines, Radiohead (arr. O’Riley), Richard Rodney Bennett and Adam Silverman.

Paul Metzger, Tim Kaiser, Robbie Lynn Hunsinger play weird improv in Nashville on Halloween.

The Electronica Fest 2012 takes place near Maryland on November 3, and features a day of knob twisting, pitch bending, wiring mazes, sound shaping & visual explosions.

Northern Illinois University will host its New Music Festival November 6 and 7, featuring works of Cage and others.