Ecstatic Music 2022-23 Calendar Announced

Source: Kaufman Center

KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS
ECSTATIC MUSIC: IMANI WINDS & ANDY AKIHO
Wednesday | October 26, 2022 | 7:30 pm
The Grammy-nominated wind quintet collaborates with “trailblazing” (Los Angeles Times) composer Andy Akiho on the world premiere of his new work, BeLoud, BeLoved, BeLonging. Inspired by the sound of 2019 protests by immigrant detainees at the Metropolitan Detention…

ECSTATIC MUSIC: JOE RAINEY & OWLS
Friday | February 3, 2023 | 1:19 pm

Joe Rainey, who blends Pow Wow singing with dynamic electronics, is joined by supergroup string ensemble Owls for a world premiere collaboration. View our COVID-19 health and safety protocols.

INFO & TICKETS
Yasmin_Williams_1200x1200
KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS
ECSTATIC MUSIC: WILLIAM TYLER & YASMIN WILLIAMS
Wednesday | March 22, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Two of today’s most acclaimed guitarist-composers present a new collaborative work for themselves and chamber ensemble. Tyler plays “cosmic country,” folk, indie folk and pop rock. Based in Alexandria, VA, Williams is an acoustic fingerstyle guitarist with an…

KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS
ECSTATIC MUSIC: MOOR MOTHER
Friday | April 28, 2023 | 7:30 pm
The songwriter, composer, vocalist, poet and educator Camae Ayewa premieres new music fusing jazz, blues and soul. Ayewa spent years organizing and performing in Philadelphia’s underground music community before moving to Los Angeles to teach composition at the University of Southern…

KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS
ECSTATIC MUSIC: CIRCUIT DES YEUX & ERIKA DOHI
Thursday | May 11, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Singer/songwriter Haley Fohr teams up with the virtuosic, barrier-defying pianist Erika Dohi for an evening of new music. Fohr is a vocalist, composer and singer-songwriter based in Chicago who is most distinctly identified by her 4-octave voice and unique style of 12-string…

KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS
ECSTATIC MUSIC: CURTIS STEWART – OF LOVE / OF TIME
Thursday | June 1, 2023 | 7:30 pm

Featuring Aaron Diehl, Harlem Quartet & Mazz Swift Multi-Grammy nominated violinist/composer Curtis Stewart premieres new music with pianist and Kaufman Music Center Artist-in-Residence Aaron Diehl, Harlem Quartet and violin/vox/freestyle composition artist Mazz Swift.