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The Versipel New Music 2016 – 17 Call for Scores

Versipel New Music 2016 – 2017 Concert Season – Call For Scores * DEADLINE – September 1st, 2016 FEE – $12.00 Click here for the Online Submission Form (Please read the guidelines below before submitting) _________________________________________________________________ About: Versipel New Music, a presenting organization for cutting-edge contemporary music concerts in the New Orleans area, announces a call … Continue reading

Season Finale – The Versipel Collective at the Marigny Opera House

Season Finale – The Versipel Collective at the Marigny Opera House

Concert V: Versipel New Music Presents The Versipel Collective WHEN: Sunday, June 26th at 5:00 pm WHERE: Marigny Opera House – Musical Meditation For its season finale concert, Versipel New Music returns to the Marigny Opera House with a program of sonic landscapes from far and wide. The Versipel Collective presents chamber music by composers from … Continue reading

April 9th: Weston Olencki [TROMBONE]

April 9th: Weston Olencki [TROMBONE]

Visiting Artist Series II: Weston Olencki, trombone  Presented in association with FOCI Arts April 9th, 2016 at 7:00 pm Coup d’Oeil Art Consortium 2033 Magazine Street New Orleans, LA 70130 San Francisco-based contemporary music trombonist Weston Olencki specializes in hyper-extended instrumental technique, intensive performance physicality, and re-definition of the performing body. Weston’s program includes intensely bold … Continue reading

Versipel on the Edge: January 19, 2016 @ Blue Nile Balcony Room

Versipel on the Edge: January 19, 2016 @ Blue Nile Balcony Room

Versipel New Music opens 2016 with an adventurous concert of works exploring the fringes of experimental “classical” chamber music. This collection of graphic scores, electronics, conceptual and improvisatory works explores the varied relationships between composer, performer and audience by considering extended musical and notational resources. Works by Versipel Collective composers Kari Besharse, Rick Snow and … Continue reading

Meet the Composers!

For our October 14th season debut, we have selected three works from our anonymous call for scores for performance. We couldn’t be more excited to perform these works which show a breadth of diversity in terms of influences and style and in terms of nationality as well. We selected Guirapuap for alto flute, percussion and cello … Continue reading