Calendar

  • May 16, 2021: Valencia, Spain
    Garden Eight (percussion version), Nuno Aroso

  • May 16, 2021: Toronto, Canada
    déjå vu (duo), Mark Fewer, violin, Aiyun Huang, percussion. New Music Concerts

  • June 5, 2021: Aveiro, Portugal
    Garden Eight (percussion version), Nuno Aroso

  • June 18, 2021: Arezzo, Italy
    Feng (cello solo), Claudio Pasceri, nascent festival "ECHI"

  • June 27, 2021: Portimao, Portugal
    Garden Eight (percussion version), Nuno Aroso

  • July 10, 2021: Brunswick, ME
    Winged Creatures - a Cadenza for Harpsichord, Bowdoin International Music Festival

  • July 10, 2021: Yecla, Spain
    Against Piano (for two pianists), Syntagma Piano Duo

  • July 15, 2021: Aspen, CO
    Lecture, Aspen Music Festival

  • July 15, 2021: Aspen, CO
    Aural Hypothesis (sextet), Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, Tim Weiss, conductor, Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

  • July 22-30, 2021: Dublin, NH
    Residency at the Walden School

  • July 23, 2021: Dublin, NH
    In Praise of Shadows (flute solo), Laura Cocks

  • July 23, 2021: Dublin, NH
    Gobi Canticle (violin and cello), Erica Dicker and Chris Wild

  • July 24, 2021: Tomar, Portugal
    Garden Eight (percussion version), Nuno Aroso

  • Sept 11, 2021: Santa Fe, NM
    Premiere of Thirteen Rounds (quartet), The Chatter, THE SITE

  • Sept 12, 2021: Albuquerque, NM
    Thirteen Rounds (quartet), The Chatter, Las Puertas

  • Sept 18, 2021: Alicante, Spain
    Against Piano (for 2 pianists), Ricardo Descalzo and Mara Descalzo Sáez, ADDA Auditorium

  • October 22, 2021: Greenville, North Carolina
    Close your eyes (for mixed ensemble), commissioned by North Carolina NewMusic Initiative, East Carolina University

  • October 23, 2021: Somerset County, NJ
    America the Beautiful...devastatingly quiet (piano), Min Kwon, Watchung Arts Center

  • November 4, 2021: Guarda, Portugal
    Garden Eight (percussion version), Nuno Aroso, percussion, 15º Síntese - Ciclo de Música Contemporânea da Guarda, Teatro Municipal da Guarda

  • November 5, 2021: Boston, MA
    Verge (for 18 solo strings), A Far Cry, Jordan Hall, the New England Conservatory of Music

  • November 8, 2021: Cambridge, MA
    Lecture, Harvard University

  • November 8, 2021: Brooklyn, NY
    America the Beautiful...devastatingly quiet (piano), Min Kwon, American Academy in Rome Society of Fellows, Roulette Intermedium

  • November 8, 2021: Cambridge, MA
    Lecture, Harvard University

  • November 8, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Lakescape VIII (flute and vibraphone), Rong Ying, bamboo flute, Zhe Lin, percussion, Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 8, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Hearing Landscapes (multimedia), Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 9, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Lakescape VIII (flute and vibraphone), Rong Ying, bamboo flute, Zhe Lin, percussion, Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 9, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Hearing Landscapes (multimedia), Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 10, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Lakescape VIII (flute and vibraphone), Rong Ying, bamboo flute, Zhe Lin, percussion, Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 10, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Hearing Landscapes (multimedia), Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 11-27, 2021: Shanghai, China
    Inkscape (percussion quartet and piano), choreography by Xie Xin, Li Gardens Tea House

  • November 18-20, 2021: New York, NY
    Gobi Canticle (version for flute and cello, arranged by Eva Ding), Eva Ding, flute, Emma Kato, cello, The Center at West Park

  • December 2, 2021: Minneapolis, MN
    Lecture, University of Minnesota Institute for Advanced Study

  • Jan 21-22, 2022: Houston, TX
    Gobi Gloria (string quartet), Musiqa, with choreography by NobleMotion, MATCH

  • February 14, 2022: Cambridge, MA
    Lake (version for soprano and trumpet), Corrine Byrne and Andy Kozar, Longy School of Music

  • February 18, 2022: Boston, MA
    Garden Eight (version for piano), Pin-Chieh Jewel Chen, piano. Music by NEC Alumni and Faculty. Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory of Music

  • February 24, 2022: Boston, MA
    Lakescape II (percussion trio), Chandler Beaugrand, Margot Takeda, YueYang (William) Shi, Boston Conservatory of Music

  • March 10, 2022: Bodo, Norway
    Brush-Stroke (chamber orchestra), Arctic Philharmonic Sinfonietta, Tim Weiss, conductor, Stormen konserthus, Lille sal, CA 2 timer

  • March 17, 2022: Whitewater, WI
    Lake (duo), Vent Faculty Woodwind Trio, Light Recital Hall, Univeristy of Wisconsin Whitewater

  • March 18, 2022: Winchester, MA
    Dialectal Percussions (for percussion), Aaron Trant, percussion, "Cultural Syncopations," Ripley Series, Ripley Chapel

  • March 23, 2022: Cordoba, Spain
    Against Piano (for 2 pianists), Ricardo Descalzo and Mara Descalzo, XXIV Contemporary Music Festival, Superior Conservatory of Music

  • April 30, 2022: Tianjin, China
    Trio (piano, cello and percussion), Yeonjin Kim, cello, Natalia Katyukova, piano, June Hahn, percussion, Tianjin Juilliard Conservatory of Music

  • May 4, 2022: New York, NY
    The moon is following us (piano solo), Yinfei Wang, Manhattan School of Music

  • May 11, 2022: La Jolla, CA
    Luminosity (contrabass solo), Mark Dresser, Experimental Theater, University of California, San Diego

  • May 18, 2022: La Jolla, CA
    Luminous (chamber concerto for contrabass), Mark Dresser, bass, Steven Schick, conductor, Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, University of California, San Diego

  • June 10, 2022: Chicago, IL
    Trans (percussion and audience), Kyle Flens, percussion, Holtschneider Performance Center

  • June 10-17, 2022: Wolfeboro, NH
    Composer-in-Residence at the Walden School

  • June 11, 2022: Wolfeboro, NH
    Lake (flute and clarinet), Isabel Lepanto Gleicher, flute, Emmalie Tello, clarinet, Anderson Performing Arts Center, the Walden School

  • June 16, 2022: Wolfeboro, NH
    Trans (percussion and audience), Kyle Flens, percussion, Anderson Performing Arts Center, the Walden School

  • June 30, 2022: Rockport, MA
    Mother's Songs (pipa and viola), Wu Man and Hsin-Yun Huang, Rockport Music Festival

  • July 6, 2022: Pyrenees, Spain
    Against Piano (for 2 pianists), Ricardo Descalzo and Mara Descalzo Sáez, The Classic International Music Festival, the Church of Canfranc

  • July 11-17, 2022: Chicago, IL
    Composer-in-Residence at Ensemble Dal Niente and DePaul University Summer Residency for New Music

  • July 15, 2022: Chicago, IL
    Trans (percussion and audience), Kyle Flens, percussion, Holtschneider Performance Center, DePaul School of Music

  • July 15, 2022: Chicago, IL
    In Praise of Shadows (flute solo), Connie Volk, flute, Holtschneider Performance Center, DePaul School of Music

  • August 2, 2022: Putney, VT
    Lakescape III (for 2 violas), Lara Albesano, Maria Lambros, violas, Yellow Barn Music Festival, The Big Barn

  • August 5, 2022: Melbourne, Australia
    Trio (piano, cello and percussion), Australian National Academy of Music, Abbotsford Convent

  • August 6, 2022: Putney, VT
    Trans (percussion and audience), Eduardo Leandro, percussion, Yellow Barn Music Festival, The Big Barn

  • September 9, 2022: Cambridge, MA
    Lake (version for soprano and trumpet), Byrne:Kozar:Duo, Edward Pickman Hall, Longy School of Music

  • Oct 1, 2022: Washington DC
    Gobi Gloria (string quartet), Formosa Quartet, Freer Gallery of Art, The Smithsonian

  • Oct 14, 2022: Bowling Green, OH
    Memories of Xiaoxiang (alto saxophone and tape), John Sampen, saxophone, 43rd Annual Bowling Green New Music Festival, Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center, Bowling Green State University

  • Oct 15, 2022: La Jolla, CA
    Six Seasons (string quartet and electronics), world premiere, Mivos Quartet, ArtPower, Experimental Theater, Conrad Prebys Music Center, University of California, San Diego

  • Oct 19, 2022: San Diego, CA
    Bamboo Lights (chamber orchestra), Elena Schwarz, conductor, San Diego Symphony, The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

  • Oct 21, 2022: La Jolla, CA
    Bamboo Lights (chamber orchestra), Elena Schwarz, conductor, San Diego Symphony, The Epstein Family Amphitheater

  • Oct 27, 2022: Brisbane City, Australia
    Gobi Canticle (violin and cello), Jason and Kirsten Tong, Museum of Brisbane

  • January 20, 2023: Philadelphia, PA
    Mother's Songs (pipa and viola), Wu Man and Hsin-Yun Huang, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

  • January 22, 2023: Albany, NY
    Mother's Songs (pipa and viola), Wu Man and Hsin-Yun Huang, Capital Region Classics

  • April 15, 2023: New York, NY
    A Thousand Mountains, A Million Streams (orchestra), Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Gil Rose, conductor, Carnegie Hall

  • May 6, 2023: Boston, MA
    Mother's Songs (pipa and viola), Wu Man and Hsin-Yun Huang, Jordan Hall

  • June 11 -25, 2023: Cambridge, MA
    Composer-in-Residence at the Divergent Studio, Longy School of Music

  • Oct 26, 2023: Bloomington, IN
    Composer-in-Residence at the Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University

Magnus Lindberg interviews Lei Liang before premiering his work Verge with the New York Philharmonic, 2009. Photo by The New York Times.