Versipel New Music presents Surface Grammars 9/17/17 @Marigny Opera House

Versipel New Music presents Surface Grammars 9/17/17 @Marigny Opera House

  Versipel New Music kicks off its fourth season with an evening of stunning contemporary chamber music from around the world. These works touch on a number of complex musical grammars. From the delicate, almost brittle, textural introspections of Caterina Di Cecca’s quintet Il Dubbio Della Marionetta to the obsessively fragmented counterpoint of William Cole’s trio Bind Weave Spin, … Continue reading

Visiting Artist Series I: In the Shade, Geoffrey Gartner, cello 1/24/17

Visiting Artist Series I: In the Shade, Geoffrey Gartner, cello 1/24/17

Versipel New Music Presents: In the Shade Geoffrey Gartner, solo cello Marigny Opera House, New Orleans, Louisiana – January 24, 2017  7pm: audience is invited to interact with the In the Shade installation 7:30: cello performance begins Join Versipel New Music for a special event featuring Australian cellist Geoffrey Gartner in a solo recital that … Continue reading

Versipel Collective: Pulses and Lines 11/10/16

Versipel Collective: Pulses and Lines 11/10/16

Versipel New Music Presents: Pulses and Lines The opening concert of Versipel New Music’s season brings to life works bound together by pulse, motion, and texture. From the palpable momentum of Timo Andres‘ “Safe Travels” and Zack Browning‘s “Moonthrust” to the haunting textures of Philip Glass’ “Metamorphosis” and the curiously abstract sound world of John … 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