Partch Performances

Grand Performances, Los Angeles 2007

Partch at Jacaranda

“Castor & Pollux” • Jacaranda • Broad Stage • Santa Monica CA

Partch at REDCAT

REDCAT, Disney Hall 2013

Partch & Orozco

Paraninfo, Guadalajara, Mexico 2009

2016—March: “VIREO: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch’s Accuser,” Episode 7: filming, to be released on KCET in November 2016; Vireo

June: “Color Theory” w/Prism Saxophone Quartet • Premieres of commissions by Ken Ueno & Stratis Minakakis • Kimmel Concert Hall • Philadelphia, PA • Roulette • Brooklyn, NY • Recorded new commissions • Rittenhouse Soundworks • Philadelphia, PA

2015— February: “LSD: The Opera” (excerpts) • First Take • Wallis Annenberg Center • Beverly Hills CA

April: “Opera Povera” • MicroFest •Schindler House at the MAK Center • Los Angeles CA

June: “LSD/Dementia” • MicroFest • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2014—June: “BOO Intrusions” • MicroFest • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2013—June: “Eroica Dances” • MicroFest • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2012—March: Partch @ San Francisco Symphony • American Mavericks Festival • San Francisco CA

Funny, moving, inventive and insanely theatrical…an unforgettable performance.”S.F. Chronicle

June: “Bitter Music CD Release concert” • MicroFestREDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2011—June: “Partch at the Edge of the World” • MicroFest• REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2010—May: “Party for Betty!” • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

June: “Even Wild Horses” • MicroFest • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

“In Celebration of Pure Beauty” • LA County Museum of Art • Los Angeles CA

September: “Sound Art • Partch Instruments” lecture/demo • USC • Los Angeles CA
Youtube Video of Lecture

2009—May: “Partch Dark/Partch Light” • MicroFest •REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

December: Ensemble-in-Residence • Guadalajara International Book Fair • Guadalajara Mexico

2008—March: “Composers’ Symposium” Ensemble-in-Residence • UNM • Albuquerqe NM

April: “Partch Dances” • April in Santa Cruz Festival • Santa Cruz CA

“Partch Dances” (premiere Castor & Pollux choreography/M. Finley) • Mills College • Oakland CA

May: “Plectra & Percussion Dances” re-Premiere • MicroFest REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

September: “Partch Music” • Museum of Making Music • Carlsbad CA

“Partch & Harrison” • Carlsbad Festival • Carlsbad CA

October: “Castor & Pollux” Ensemble-in-Residence • Repertory Dance Theatre RDT • Salt Lake City UT

“Castor & Pollux” • Jacaranda • Broad Stage • Santa Monica CA

2007—March: “Composers’ Symposium” Ensemble-in-Residence • UNM • Albuquerqe NM

April: “Partch Dances” • April in Santa Cruz Festival • Santa Cruz CA

“Partch Dances” (premiere Castor & Pollux choreography/M. Finley) • Mills College • Oakland CA

May: “On the Road” • MicroFestREDCAT • Los Angeles CA

July: “Partch Dances” • Grand Performances • Los Angeles CA

2006—May: “Partch Dances” (premiere Castor & Pollux choreography/Liz Hoefner) • REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2005—June: “Harry Partch” • MicroFest •REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

2004—March: “Music of Harry Partch” • Songlines Series Mills College • Oakland CA

June: “Bitter Music” (premiere) • MicroFest REDCAT • Los Angeles CA

November: “Close to Home: A Mid-Century Musical Album” • Getty Center • Los Angeles CA

2003—May: “Music of Harry Partch & Lou Harrison” • Pierce College • Woodland Hills CA

2002—February: “Partch Centennial Celebration” • San Jose State University • San Jose CA

2001—May: 12-hour “Partch Centennial Celebration” • Schoenberg Hall UCLA• Los Angeles CA
LA Times article by Mark Swed

September: “Partch Centennial Celebration” • Festival of New American Music • Sacramento CA