We'll be performing Julie Barwick's Masked and Ryan Brown's Double Negative on a program that also includes works by Thomas Albert, Hong-Da Chin and Richard Reed Parry.
Celebrate the release of ABLAZE AMIDST THE HORNS, Ignition Duo's debut album of new music for two electric guitars.
Acclaimed cellist Lewis Patzner (Town Quartet/Judgement Day) will kick off the evening with a set of compositions and arrangements for solo cello.
Ignition Duo will perform a selection of pieces from the album, which features world premiere recordings of music composed for the duo by Nick Bacchetto, Ryan Brown, Danny Clay, Marc Evans, Dan VanHassel, Nick Norton, Luke Taylor and Nick Vasallo.
Admission to the show includes a download code for the album.
ABLAZE AMIDST THE HORNS will be available for download exclusively on the Bandcamp website beginning on January 30th.
The Guerrilla Composers Guild is joining forces with the Ignition Duo to explore, examine, and exponentially expand the repertoire for two electric guitars at the Center for New Music.
The show will feature new works by Bay Area composers Nick Bacchetto, Julie Barwick, Nick Benavides, Danny Clay, Anthony Porter, Kyle Randall, Dan VanHassel, and Chace Wall. Each composer will write a work specifically for Ignition Duo in an intensely collaborative series of workshops, culminating in a genre-bending evening of music.
Music for two electric guitars, acoustic guitars, electronics, and spoken word.
We'll be premiering Heena Yoon's "A Voice and A Fountain Pen" for two electric guitars, based on Carlos Ruis Zafon's novel "The Shadow of the Wind."
We'll also be performing works by Ryan Brown, David Gordon. Nick Norton, Brandon Rolle, Anthony Paul Garcia, Ori Barel, Luke Taylor, and Marc Evans.
The duo will premiere a full length program of new works by composers at the U.C. Santa Barbara department of music.