Trevor Babb

Guitarist – Composer

Past Concerts

2016

 

  • June 7-20 – Performance Fellow at the Nief-Norf Summer Festival – University of Tennessee, Knoxville – Knoxville, TN

    • June 19 – Summer Festival Marathon – Jackson Terminal

      • Performances of Michael Fiday’s It Shakes My Teeth, Nicole Murphy’s Stolen, Judd Greenstein’s Change, and Christopher Burns’s Three Standard Stoppages.

    • June 16 – Music of a Place – The Square Room

      • Performances of Charles Wuorinen’s Arabia Felix and Michael Gordon’s For Madeline.

    • June 14 – Change, Derive, Vary – Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall

      • Performance of Judd Greenstein’s Change.

    • June 10 – Astro-Bio-Geo-Physical Music – Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall

      • Performance of Matthew Burtner’s Windprints.

  • May 1, 2016 – Solo recital – Deerfield Presbyterian Church – Deerfield, NJ

    • World Premiere of XII Variaciones y fuga sobre la folia de España by Juan Trigos.

  • April 28, 2016 – New Haven Guitar Quartet – Quinnipiac University – Hamden, CT.

  • April 24, 2016 –Performance of Paul Kerekes’s trail at Andrea Clearfield’s Salon Series – Philadelphia, PA

  • April 9, 2016 – KEYS showcase concert leading KEYS Guitar Ensemble with Chris Russo – Klein Auditorium – Bridgeport, CT

  • April 3, 2016 – Top Prize, Denver Classical Guitar Competition – University Park United Methodist Church – Denver, CO

  • March 22, 2016 – Lecture Recital – International Guitar Research Symposium – University of Surrey, Guilford, England, UK.

    • "New Modes of Listening and an Embrace of Rock in Murail's Vampyr!”

  • February 28, 2016 – New Haven Guitar Quartet – Suzuki Music School of Westport – Westport, CT.

  • January 15, 2016 – Solo Electric Guitar – Spectrum – New York, NY.

    • World premier of trail by Paul Kerekes, plus works by Brady, Fiday, and Reich.

  • December 10, 2015 – New Haven Guitar Quartet – New Haven Free Public Library – New Haven, CT.

  • December 3, 2015 – Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra – Capital Community College – Hartford, CT

    • Performance of Derek Bermel’s Canzonas Americanas.

  • November 10, 2015 – Princeton Sound Kitchen – Fine Hall – Princeton, NJ

    • Performance of Yuri Boguinia’s In All with So Percussion and the AEon Ensemble.

  • November 2, 2015 – Framingham State University – Heineman Ecumenical Center – Framingham, MA

    • Solo electric guitar recital, works by Brady, Fiday, Crane, and Reich.

  • October 29, 2015 – Caution Tape Sound Collective – Array Music Space – Toronto, ON, Canada

    • World premiers of new solo electric guitar works by Bekah Simms, Patrick Arteaga, and Jason Doell.

  • October 2, 2015 – New England Chamber Players – Christ Presbyterian Church – New Haven, CT

    • Works by Piazzolla and Kreutzer

  • September 29, 2015 – New England Chamber Players –King’s Chapel – Boston, MA

    • Works by Piazzolla and Kreutzer

  • September 11, 2015 – Organ Recital: Simon Jacobs - St. Thomas’s Episcopal Church - Hamden, CT

    • World Premier of Simon Jacobs’s Sonata for Electric Guitar and Organ

  • July 13- August 1 2015 - Fellow at the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams, MA.

    • August 1, 2015 - Bang on a Can Marathon at MassMoCA.

      • Paula Matthusen’s ontology of an echo

      • Anna Clyne’s A Wonderful Day

      • Meredith Monk’s Double Fiesta

      • Ken Thomson’s 441 (World Premiere)

      • David Lang’s how to pray

      • Jeff Brooks’s Capriccio on the Departure of a Beloved Brother (World Premiere)

      • Phillip Glass’s Knee Play 4 from Einstein on the Beach

    • July 30, 2015 - Performance of Alvin Lucier’s Canon on concert, The Music of Alvin Lucier.

    • July 27, 2015 - Performance of premiers by composition fellows, Brian Paul, Annika Socolofsky, and Michael Laurello, July 27, 2015 at the Hunter Center at MassMoCA.

    • July 25, 2015 - Performance of Terry Riley’s Tread on the Trail under the leadership of Todd Reynolds.

    • July 24, 2015 - Performance of Julia Wolfe’s Lick on concert of the Music of Julia Wolfe.

  • May 9, 2015 – Performance by The Après-Garde Ensemble at the Uncertainty Music Series at Never Ending Books, New Haven, CT.

  • April 16, 2015 – Solo guitar concert at Harmon Chapel at Bluefield College, Bluefield, VA.

  • April 16, 2015 – Outreach event at Richlands High School, Richlands, VA.

  • April 13, 2015 – Solo guitar concert at Saint Bridget Catholic Church, Richmond, VA.

  • April 12, 2015 – Solo guitar concert at Frederick Presbyterian Church, Frederick, MD.

  • April 11, 2015 – Soloist with the Yale Concert Band on Elizabeth Kelly’s concerto for electric guitar and wind ensemble, Ice.

  • March 27, 2015 – Solo electric guitar concert at Razzo Hall at the Triana Center for the Arts of Clark University, Worcester, MA.

  • March 13, 2015 – Solo guitar concert at Trumbull Congregational Church, Trumbull, CT.

  • February 20, 2015 – Yale Band, Woolsey Hall, banjo/guitar on Kurt Weill’s Little Threepenny Music.

  • January 31, 2015 – Solo guitar performance at the Denver Public Library Ross-University Hills Branch, Denver, CO.

  • January 30, 2015 – Concert with Steven Soph, tenor. Solo guitar music by Darius Milhaud, Franz Schubert, J.S. Bach and a premier of a newly revised work by Eugene Astapov. English songs for tenor and guitar with anonymous texts by Benjamin Britten (Songs from the Chinese and Folk Songs) and William Walton (Anon in Love). First Presbyterian Church, Boulder, CO.

  • January 25, 2015 – Performance with the Après-Garde Ensemble as part of the New Haven Improvisors Collective’s 10th Anniversary Concert, Pacific Standard Tavern, New Haven, CT

 

2014

  • November 8, 2014 – A set of original experimental electric guitar music at the Uncertainty Music Series, Neverending Books, New Haven, CT.

  • November 1, 2014 – Played guitar and banjo at “All Souls’ Night” with dance company, Megill & Co. Whitneyville Church House, Hamden, CT.

  • October 25, 2014 – Solo Performance as part of a fundraising concert for KEYS (“Kids Empowered by Your Support”).

  • August 10, 2014 – Duo concert with Arash Noori at the Bartlett Arboretum – Stamford, CT.

  • July 6, 2014 – Solo concert at the Bartlett Arboretum – Stamford, CT.

  • June 19-28, 2014 – Fellowship at the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival New Music Workshop in Norfolk, CT. Performed premiers of new works by Nicole Murphy, Bekah Simms, and Jenny Beck.

  • June 1, 2014 – Concert in Shelton, CT at Huntington United Methodist Church.

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