Recent/Upcoming Performances

Upcoming events:

Nov. 6, 2016 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM (two shows) The wonderful Australian violinist Sarah Curro presents volume #9 at The Loft, 12 Little Chapel Street Prahran, VIC – Australia, featuring the premiere of a newly commissioned Schwartz work for electric violin and electronics.

Nov. 27, 2016 7:00 PM Sarah Curro presents an encore performance of volume #9 at Hares & Hyenas, 63 Johnston St in Melbourne, AU, featuring the premiere of a newly commissioned Schwartz work for electric violin and electronics.

 

Prior events:

April 24, 2016 4:00 PM Forecast Music presents Carolina & Beyond- American Modern, a concert of contemporary works from across the US and featuring The Music Box by Eric Schwartz performed by Susan Fancher. SECCA Overlook Gallery, 750  Marguerite Dr., Winston-Salem, NC.

Oct 31, 2015  7:30 PM Schwartz’s Nosferatu presented by the Mallarme Chamber Players The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St. Cary, NC 25711

Oct. 23-24, 2015 7:30 Valborg Theatre at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, Cara Hagan’s dance Ritual of 100 Tiny Circles, scored by Eric Schwartz will be performed as part of the 2015 NC Dance Festival

August 20-21, 2015 7:30 PM Mountcastle Forum, Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, Winston-Salem, NCAn evening of piano and dance featuring music by Bach and local composer Eric Schwartz, and choreography by Christina Soriano, Amy Love Beasley, and Cara Hagan.

August 27, 2015 7:30 PM Hanesbrands Theater, Winston-Salem, NC. Nosferatu! The 1922 silent vampire film is accompanied by a 6-piece ensemble with a score composed by Eric Schwartz.

Wed., Thurs., Fri., March 4-6, 7:30 PM Hanesbrand Theater, Winston-Salem, NC. Helen Simoneau presents the premier of The Task of Doing, featuring a newly commissioned score for string quartet by Eric Schwartz.

Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 PM Esber Recital Hall – University Park, PA. The Creviston-Fader duo presenting a program of music from their fantastic debut, Thrash, including the title track, composed my Eric Schwartz

Friday, April 10, 2015, 7:30 PM Community Arts Cafe, Winston-Salem, NC. Forecast Music presents East Meets West Meets East Meets…featuring the premier of Schwartz’s Only Just a Whisper

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 7:30 PM Melbourne, Australia: The magnificent Sarah Curro presents VOLUME 7 The Vanguard Ensemble, Richmond Uniting Church, Music by Hollay, Simms, Schwartz and Chindamo.

Friday, Oct 24 / 7:30 – 9:00 PM Schwartz’s Nosferatu presented by the Mallarme Chamber Players, Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater, 315 North Chestnut Street, Lumberton, NC

Thursday, Oct 30 / 7:30 – 9:00 PM Schwartz’s Nosferatu presented by the Mallarme Chamber Players The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St. Cary, NC 25711

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, 3:00 PM Greensboro, NC: Forecast Music at Mack and Mack in downtown Greensboro. Tix $10 at the door. Music by: Call for Scores winner Loren Loiacono as well as works by Nick Rich, Harold Meltzer, Gene Koshinski, Eric Schwartz, and Art Kreiger

Schwartz was recently awarded a Regional Artist Grant from the Arts Council of Winston-Salem to support his collaboration with UNCSA School of Dance guest faculty Helen Simoneau, a new three movement work for string quartet and dances.

Sunday Feb. 23, 2014 3:00 Forecast Music at Reynolda House, Copland Meets the Moderns, including Waking Underwater for extended range glockenspiel, singer, and water.

March 21-23 and 28-30, 2014 8:00 (2:00, 3/23 & 3/30) Hanesbrands Theatre, Winston-Salem Festival Ballet presents Metropolis, featuring music by Chris Heckman, Eric Schwartz, Tracy Thornton, and John Wilson.

Friday Aug. 23, 2013 7:00 DeMille Theatre, UNCSA, Cirkus, Graham Cole and Chiara Von Der Goltz’s Timmerai, w/music by Eric Schwartz

Saturday Aug. 24, 2013 2:00 DeMille Theatre, UNCSA, Cirkus, featuring Graham Cole and Chiara Von Der Goltz’s Timmerai, w/music by Eric Schwartz

Fri Sept 13, 2013 – NYC — Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza — 8:00, Creviston-Fader Duo perform Thrash for guitar and alto sax

Sun Sept 15, 2013 — ASU — Evelyn Smith Theater — 7:30 Creviston-Fader Duo perform Thrash for guitar and alto sax

Mon Sept 16, 2013 — Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts — pre-concert talk at 6:30, concert at 7:30 Creviston-Fader Duo perform Thrash for guitar and alto sax

May 24, 2013 2013 8:00 Community Arts Cafe, W-S, NC, Forecast Music presents various works, including The Incredible Disappearing Vampire Music performed by pianist James Douglass

Jan. 31, 2013 8:00 Community Arts Cafe, W-S, NC, Forecast Music and the Carolina Chamber Symphony Players present Moonstruck! featuring excerpts from Arnold Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire, as well as music by Aaron Gervais, and local artists Eric Schwartz, Ken Frazelle, and Mark Engebretson. This program includes the NC premiere of Waking Under Water for voice, water, and extended range glockenspiel.

January 25, 2013, 8:00pm Robinson Hall, UNC-Charlotte, NC Dance Festival Featuring the Festival Ballet of Winston-Salem performing Blind Date set to Thrash for alto sax and electric guitar.

Jan. 18, Creviston-Fader duo present two performance/masterclasses featuring Thrash for alto sax and guitar, Grand Valley State University and Central Michigan University

January 12, 2013, 8:00pm Cultural Arts Building, UNC-Wilmington, NC Dance Festival Featuring the Festival Ballet of Winston-Salem performing Blind Date set to Thrash for alto sax and electric guitar.

September 7, 2012, 8:00pm Jones Auditorium, Meredith College, NC Dance Festival Featuring the Festival Ballet of Winston-Salem performing Blind Date set to Thrash for alto sax and electric guitar.

Oct. 18, 8:00 Forecast Music will be performing a concert in the Performormance @ SECCA Series. This concert will include the NC premiere of my unshaped form, Taimur Sullivan- alto sax and Jim Douglass- keyboard.

Oct. 25 The Mallarme Chamber Players will be performing the live performance score to Nosferatu at Pfeiffer University in Charlotte.

Oct. 28, 7:00 The Mallarme Chamber Players will be performing the live performance score to Nosferatu at The Carolina Theatre in Durham. Tix here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/263225

October 27, 7:30pm Valborg Theatre, Appalachian State University, NC Dance Festival Featuring the Festival Ballet of Winston-Salem performing Blind Date set to Thrash for alto sax and electric guitar.

November 2, 2012, 8:00pm Aycock Auditorium, UNC-Greensboro, NC Dance Festival Featuring the Festival Ballet of Winston-Salem performing Blind Date set to Thrash for alto sax and electric guitar.

Feb. 18, 8:00 Forecast Music present Nosferatu, my experimental live performance score in conjunction with the film, at The Community Arts Cafe, 411 W. 4th St., Winston-Salem,  http://communityartscafe.com/

Feb. 24, 2012 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works composed for them for saxophone and piano, including the premiere of my unshaped form, at WMP Concert Hall, 31 E. 28th St., NY, NY

Feb. 28 2012 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works composed for them for saxophone and piano, including my unshaped form, Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam

March 1-2, 2012, 7:30 p.m., An upcoming performance by the amazing Helen Simoneau Danse at Winston-Salem’s Hanesbrands Theatre to include my Lithium Tango, as well as a live performance of my string quartet Thunk!…A Ghost Story

March 7 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works including my unshaped form, Southern Methodist University

March 8 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works including my unshaped form, Oklahoma State University

March 9-11 (9-10, 8:00 P.M., 11 2:00 P.M.) Winston-Salem Festival Ballet presents Metropolis, an evening length ballet featuring music by Eric Schwartz, John Wilson, Chris Heckman, and Tracy Thornton.  http://www.winstonsalemfestivalballet.org/metropolis.htm

March 10 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works including my unshaped form, Wichita State University

March 12 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works including my unshaped form, Portland State University

March 13 Christopher Creviston and Hannah Gruber present a recital of new works including my unshaped form, University of Oregon

March 15, 16, 17 Performances of the play 4.48 Psychosis, directed by Vanessa Kiernan, score by Eric Schwartz, Second Stage West at ASU West Campus, Tempe, AZ

April 27, 8:00 p.m. Forecast Music presents: Carolina & Beyond, including the NC premier of Scratch for electric violin, performed by Jacqui Carrasco

May 8, 7:30 p.m. The Piedmont Wind Symphony will be presenting Brouhaha! as part of a concert celebrating Winston-Salem, Brendle Recital Hall, WFU.

Fall events::

Sept. 277:30 P.M. UNCG New Music Festival featuring Jim Douglass performing my Incredible, Disappearing Vampire Music. UNCG Recital Hall. http://uncgnmf2011.org/

Sept. 30, 2:00 I will be presenting a lecture on my music at UNCG in Music Building 221 as part of the New Music Festival.

Oct. 28, 7:00 Burning Coal Theatre and the Mallarme Chamber Players present Nosferatu, my experimental live performance score in conjunction with the film, at The Murphey School Auditorium, 224 Polk St., Raleigh NC  http://triangleartsandentertainment.org/event/nosferatu/

Nov. 3, 8:00 Forecast Music’s NC debut, including a performance of my trio The Horror Show, The Garage, 110 W. 7th St., Winston-Salem, NC http://forecastmusic.com/

Nov. 7, 8:00 Nosferatu excerpts performed as part of the Arts Market Showcase at the Durham Convention Center, Durham, NC

Nov. 21, 8:15, The extraordinary Sarah Curro will be presenting her VOLUME 4 program at the beautiful BMW Edge in Melbourne, Australia. This concert will include the premier of my Gioachino Rossini and the Dream Police Danzon, for Sarah, and also featuring the Australian Ballet Dance Education Ensemble.

7/15/11 8 pm – Solo recital by Adrian Verdejo featuring contemporary music for electric guitar. Works by Eve Beglarian, Nicole Lizée, Scott Godin, Eric Schwartz and Steve Reich’s Electric Counterpoint. Featuring special guest guitarist Bradford Werner. Metro Studio,Victoria, BC, Canada.

4/2/11 4:00 P.M. The ensemble Switch perform “4 Chair Legs” for saxophone quartet and piano as part of the Crane Saxophone Chamber Music Festival, SUNY Postsdam, Sara M. Snell Theater, Potsdam, NY

3/1/11 7:30 P.M. Aaron Larget-Caplan will be performing “21st Century Music for Guitar”, a recital including “Song Softly Sung, in Trying Times”, at the UNLV Beam Music Center Doc Rando Recital Hall in Las Vegas, Nevada

2/20/11 2:00 P.M. Diego Schoch’s new dance with score by Eric Schwartz and percussionist John Wilson, The Stevens Center, Winston-Salem, NC

2/19/11 7:30 P.M. Diego Schoch’s new dance with score by Eric Schwartz and percussionist John Wilson, The Stevens Center, Winston-Salem, NC

2/18/11 7:30 P.M. Diego Schoch’s new dance with score by Eric Schwartz and percussionist John Wilson, The Stevens Center, Winston-Salem, NC

2/17/11 7:30 P.M. Diego Schoch’s new dance with score by Eric Schwartz and percussionist John Wilson, The Stevens Center, Winston-Salem, NC

11/28/10 Sarah Curro “Scratch”,  Federation Square-BMW Edge, Melbourne, Australia

11/2/10 (60×60 w/video) Lecture hall of the Universität Leipzig, German

11/1/10 Aaron Larget-Caplan, guitar recital (Song Softly Sung…), Salem State University, Salem,MA

10/31/10 Nosferatu, Mallarme Chamber Players, The Carolina Theatre, Durham, NC

10/16/10 (60×60) Electronic Music Midwest Festival,Lewisville University, Romeovillie, Illinois

10/13/10 (60×60) School of Music Recital Hall , Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas

10/3/10(60×60) Wfestival music festival, Stockholm, Sweden

9/28/10 radio: live performance of “Song Sofly Sung” WOMR 92.1 Cape Cod, MA

9/25/10 Aaron Larget-Caplan plays “Song Softy Sung…”, Cambridge Naturals, Cambridge, MA

9/20/2010 Horlabor performs Viscera, Caves de Cleebourg, Cleebourg, France

9/18/2010 Horlabor performs Viscera, Deutsches Weintor, Schweigen-Rechtenbach, Germany

8/28/10 Aaron Larget-Caplan play “Song Softly Sung…”, Cataumet United Methodist Church, Cataumet, MA

7/10/10 360 degrees of 60×60 (ICMC Burgundy Mix) “Summer Celebration” Mercer
Island Community Center, Mercer Island, Washington

6/9/10 (60×60) CCRMA,Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, Stanford, CALIFORNIA

6/3-6/5/10 (60×60) ICMC 2010, Wang Center, SUNY Stony Brook

6/1-6/2/10 360 degrees of 60×60 installation,EMF (Electronic Music Foundation), New York City, NY

5/27/10 (60×60) Ibrasotope, São Paulo, Brazil

5/20/10 (60×60) University of Wisconsin-Richland, Richland Center, Wisconsin

5/20-5/21/10 UNCSA Dancers present dance performances to Excerpts from Faust, DeMille Theater at UNCSA, Winston-Salem, NC

5/19/10 60×60 (2010 / ICMC Burgundy Mix) Carrboro, North Carolina

5/14/10 60×60 (2010 / ICMC Burgundy Mix) Composer Concordance, Parkside
Lounge, New York City

5/12/10 60×60 (2010 / ICMC Burgundy Mix) City University in London, London,
England

5/07/10 60×60 (2010 / ICMC Burgundy Mix) Outpost 186, Cambridge,
Massachusetts

5/05/10 60×60 (2010 / ICMC Burgundy Mix) Lancaster Institute for the

Contemporary Arts, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom