• Gutenberg Sound Art Academy 2019

    19 – 25 August 2019 in Mainz, Germany LEITNER – MASAOKA – KIEFER From mid to end of August 2019, an international sound art summer school will be held in Mainz, Germany. Invited by Prof. Peter Kiefer, two of the most internationally renowned sound artists today will teach master classes for artists and students from… More »

  • Singing River So To Speak*

    July 6, 2019 Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada Ensemble Evolution; Commissioned work, conducted by Steve Schick; flute, clarinet, bassoon, piano, percussion,  violin, viola, cello.  *based on the poem by Maya Angelou, “On The Pulse of Morning”…

    Listen Ahead: Ear Hut

    Listen Ahead consists of a series of traffic signs, and the Ear Hut, a small structure that is designed to privilege the ear over the eye… More »

  • Park Ave Armory Artist Studio: UPDATED PROGRAM

    Programmatic Updates to Miya Masaoka’s Armory Performances (including interactive work with plants) The program for Miya Masaoka’s upcoming performances at Park Avenue Armory on Wednesday, March 13, have been updated. In place of The Long Arc of Time Noh opera, the program will now include a number of new works by Masaoka, performed with her… More »

  • JACK Quartet, Premiere: Partial Eclipse

    April 30, 2019, 8:00 PM Gould Memorial Library Rotunda 2155 University Avenue Bronx, NY 10453 Works for String Quartet by Chris Otto, rags for 3 string quartets (2 pre-recorded and 1 live) Miya Masaoka, Partial Eclipse, commissioned by Jack Quartet (Premiere of Final Version) https://www.facebook.com/events/378286372779047/… More »

  • S.E.M. Ensemble, Peter Kotik conducting

    December 19, 2018 Paula Cooper Gallery 524 W. 26th St. 8:00 PM Looking Back & Onward: SEM in 1986 & 2018 States of Being, States of Becoming composed for the SEM ensemble by Miya Masaoka with Margaret Lancaster, Chris Nappi, Liuh-wen Ting, Roberta Michel, Ben Neill, Theo Van Dyck, Gergana Haralapieva, Caleb van der Swaagh,… More »

  • Saout L’Mellah

    November 29-Dec. 8, 2018 Morocco Sound Residency and Exhibition at UNESCO protected city of El Jadida, Morocco Site specific performance and objects Manifesto, and is a curator for Pikkala, a project of Mo Baala Curated by Limiditi, Younes Baba-Ali and Aude Tournaye… More »

  • Arete Gallery

    November 14, 2018 8:00 PM 67 West St. #103 Brooklyn, NY 11222 Machine/Body Solo performances by: Miya Masaoka, Samita Sinha, Erykah Dellenbach, Muyassar Kurdi… More »

  • Nuyorcian Poets Café

    November 10, 2018 236 East 3rd St., NYC 10009 Borrowed Light; Innovation in Ancient Arts Performances by Miya Masaoka, Shoko Tamai, Miyu Tamamura curated by Anne Patsch… More »

  • Interpretations Series at Roulette

    Thursday, September 27, 2018 Shared evening: (set order TBD) One set: Works by Miya Masaoka Other set: Duo Robin Hayward and Christopher Williams –Five Moons of Pluto: For five contrabass players, Robert Black, James Ilgenfritz and 3 other TBA –New piece with string quartet TBA Roulette, Brooklyn, NY Roulette: Interpretations… More »