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Hayden's 'schismatics II' for electric violin and computer performed by Mieko Kanno at the London Ear Festival

Hayden's 'schismatics II' (2010) for electric violin and computer was performed by Mieko Kanno (e-violin) and Sam Hayden (computer) at London Ear Festival, The Warehouse, Waterloo, on Saturday March 12th 2015 at 6.00pm. Hayden gave a pre-concert talk at 5pm at The Cello Factory, Waterloo.

A recording of the performance is available via the BBC Radio 3 Hear and Now programme.

Hayden's 'schismatics II' for electric violin and computer to be performed by Takao Hyakutome at Spectrum, NYC.

Hayden's 'schismatics II' (2010) for electric violin and computer will be performed by Takao Hyakutome (e-violin) at Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street , New York, NY 10002, on Monday November 9th 2015 at 7.00pm. This will be the US premiere of the work.

Hayden's 'schismatics II' for electric violin and computer to be performed by Takao Hyakutome during the Festival Images Sonores, Liège.

Hayden's 'schismatics II' (2010) for electric violin and computer will be performed by Takao Hyakutome (e-violin) and Sam Hayden (computer) during the Festival Images Sonores , Liège (Belgium), in the Théâtre de Liège on Saturday November 14th 2015 at 7.00pm.

Programme:

7pm Salle de l’Oeil Vert ***

Centre Henri Pousseur & a collective of Belgian soloists:

Nico Couck (guitar), Ine Vanoeveren (flute), Frederik Croene (piano), Arne Deforce (cello), Tom De Cock (percussion) et Takao Hyakutome (violin)

Pauly, Another Celibate Machine * for ensemble and electronics

Kreidler, Klavier Study for piano, video and electronics

Oliveira, Burning Silver * pour flute, guitar and electronics

Ledoux, PLS Ap Download for cello and électronics

Steiger, Light on Water (nouvelle version) ** for flute, piano and electronics

Ferneyhough, Mnemosyne for bass flute and electronics

Rosenberger, Untitled (tape) *

Kreidler, Stil 1f * for ensemble and electronics

Takasugi, The Man Who Couldn’t Stop Laughing * for ensemble and electronics

Bloland, Solis Overture * for ensemble and electronics

Hayden, Schismatics // for electric violin and electronics

Pauly, Sky Destroy Dog * for electric guitar and electronics

Schubert, Hello 2.0 ** for ensemble, electronics and video

More details here.

* Belgian premiere ** world premiere

Hayden's early solo violin work 'picking up the pieces' to be performed by Darragh Morgan at The Forge, London

Hayden's early solo violin work 'picking up the pieces' (1991, rev.93), will be performed by Darragh Morgan in a concert with pianist, Mary Dullea, at The Forge, London on October 14 2015, 7.30pm.

Programme:

Richard Causton - Seven States of Rain

Sam Hayden - Picking up the Pieces

James Weeks - A Toy (World Premiere)

Charlotte Bray - Caught Between (London Premiere)

Camden Reeves - Gorgon’s Head (London Premiere)

Benedict Schlepper-Connolly - Ekstase I (UK Premiere)

Kate Whitely - Three Pieces for Violin and Piano

More details here.

Hayden String Quartet performed by Quatuor Diotima at the 'Time of Music’ Festival, Viitasaari (Finland)

Hayden's String Quartet 'Transience' (2013-14), was performed by Quatuor Diotima at the ‘Time of Music’ Festival, Viitasaari (Finland) on July 1 2015.

Programme:

Miroslav Srnka - Engrams

Giménez Comas - new work with electronics (with IRCAM)

Sam Hayden - String Quartet 'Transience'

Gérard Pesson - Bitume

Brian Ferneyhough - String Quartet No.2

More details here.