miya masaoka


Tyler School of the Arts, Temple University, PA

Tyler Painting, Drawing & Sculpture Department of the Tyler School of Art of Temple University Presents: Critical Dialogues Series Fall 2017 Wednesday, September 13 Miya Masaoka, Artist Talk, 6:00-8:00 Re-imagining Sound, Perception & the Vagina: The Vagina is the Third Ear Tyler School of the Arts, Temple University, 2001 N 13ths Street, Philadelphia PA 19122 […]

Barge Music, Premiere: Kathleen Supove

September 1, 2017  Friday, 8 pm Here and Now Series, Labor Day Festival A Celebration of Contemporary Women Composers by Women Performers Greenland To The East: dedicated to Kathleen Supove, Solo Piano Other works by Paolo Prestini, Missy Mazzoli, $35 ($30 Senior, $15 Student) http://bargemusic.org/calendar.html

Montalvo Center for the Arts, Italiante Garden

Friday, August 25, 6:00 PM Free Now Hear This! Miya Masaoka plays with Hans Tammen on sonic sculpture by Hermani, As part of Artist in Residency at Montalvo. Sonic works by Teraneh Hermani and Hugh Livingston 15400 Montalvo Rd, Sarasota, CA http://montalvoarts.org/events/open_access_0817/twitter/

MZM CD Release Party!

August 1, 2017  8:30 PM One set only MZM, Myra Melford, piano, Zeena Parkins, harps, Miya Masaoka, kotos The Stone 8:30   $20 Ave. C and 2nd St. http://thestonenyc.com/index.html

Rubin Museum, New York City

June 16, 2017 -January 8, 2018  Opening June 16 140 West 17th St. New York, NY 10011 Curated by Risha Lee, Special Thanks to Spencer Yeh The World is Sound: Eliane Radique, Laetitia Sonami, Bob Bielecki Columbia Sound Art MFA: 60” sound installations are throughout the gallery Elevator sound: Voices of Masaoka, Sonami, Bielecki and others […]

The Stone, NYC

July 16, Sunday 8:30 PM One set only Trio: Ha-Yang Kim (cello),Miya Masaoka (koto, electronics) Stefan Poetzsch (violin/viola/electronics) http://www.thestonenyc.com/calendar.php?month=-2

Issue Project Room

June 2, 2017 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 Duo:   Chris Pitsiokos & Miya Masaoka http://issueprojectroom.org/event/chris-pitsiokos-miya-masaoka Phone: (718) 330-0313

McGill University, Montreal, Canada

June 1-2 2017 Concert in Memory of Pauline Oliveros Premiere: Vagina Music For Vagina Ears (for ensemble) by Masaoka And a host of performances, talks, exhibitions https://www.mcgill.ca/library/channels/event/still-listening-exhibit-works-honour-pauline-oliveros-268465

Vision Festival 2017

May 30, 2017 Vision Festival:  String Stories Miya Masaoka, koto, Joelle Leandre, bass, Robert Dick, Flutes Details TBA

Roulette A Shomyo-Noh chamber opera reading

May 10,  2017  Roulette    509 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA A Line Becomes A Circle: A Shomyo-Noh chamber opera reading composed by Miya Masaoka, Libretto: Shiki Masaoka (1867-1902) Masaoka’s Shomyo-Noh chamber opera, with text from Haiku fragments of the dying poet, Shiki Masaoka, is both sparse and rich; a weaving of bel canto […]