Kettle Corn New Music Presents:



Dan Lippel, Guitar Recital Dan Lippel, Guitar Recital

Tue February 20th, 2018


Main Space

Minimum Age: All Ages

Doors Open: 6:00PM

Show Time: 7:00PM

Event Ticket: $15 / $20

Day of Show: $20 / $25

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Table Seating: $20 advance, $25 day of show
Standing Room: $15 advance, $20 day of show

Kettle Corn New Music presents guitar virtuoso and new-music expert, Dan Lippel, in a program exploring the breadth of new and recent music written for the solo guitar. Ranging from acoustic to electric guitar, this concert will include lyrical and contemplative works by Martin Bresnick, Reiko Fueting, Ursula Mamlok, and Chris Rogerson, Ingram Marshall’s Soe-Pa for acoustic guitar with loop pedal, Fausto Romitelli’s infamous rip-roaring Trash TV Trance, and a world premiere by Kettle Corn New Music composer Ryan Harper.

Ticketing Policy

Table seating for all seated shows is reserved exclusively for ticket holders who purchase “Table Seating” tickets. By purchasing a “Table Seating” ticket you agree to also purchase a minimum of two food and/or beverage items per person. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.
A standing room area is available by the bar for all guests who purchase “Standing Room” tickets. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.
All tickets sales are final. No refund or credits.

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Daniel Lippel, guitar

Daniel Lippel official site

Guitarist Daniel Lippel, called an “exciting soloist” (New York Times), “precise and sensitive” (Boston Globe), and a “modern guitar polymath” (Guitar Review) enjoys a diverse career that ranges through solo and chamber music performances, innovative commissioning and recording projects, and performances in diverse contexts. He has premiered more than fifty new solo and chamber works, recording several on the independent label he owns and directs, New Focus Recordings. Lippel has been the guitarist for the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) since 2005, and new music quartet Flexible Music since 2003. As a chamber musician, Lippel has performed at the Macau Music Festival (China), Teatro Amazonas (Manaus, Brasil), Sibelius Academy (Finland), Acht Brücken Festival (Cologne, Germany), and the Mostly Mozart Festival at Lincoln Center, and has been a guest with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, New York New Music Ensemble, New York City Opera, Either/Or Ensemble, Argento Ensemble, Metropolis Ensemble, counter(induction, Red Light New Music, and the Monadnock, Lakes Area, Alpenglow, Cooperstown, and Manchester Music Festivals. In addition to New Focus, he has recorded for several labels including Kairos, Tzadik, Bridge, Albany, Centaur, Starkland, Temporary Residence, and Fat Cat. Recent recital highlights include the Sinus Ton Festival (Germany), Lawrence University, University of Texas at San Antonio, Tangents Guitar Series at the Center for New Music in San Francisco, and the Cleveland Classical Guitar Society at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland. Lippel has worked with many eminent composers including Mario Davidovsky, Magnus Lindberg, Ursula Mamlok, and Nils Vigeland, and also collaborated on new works with several of contemporary music’s most active younger composers, including Dai Fujikura, Du Yun, Ken Ueno, Nico Muhly, and Reiko Fueting. Lippel has given masterclasses and lecture presentations at Curtis Institute of Music, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hanns Eisler Hochschule in Berlin, Peabody Conservatory of Music, among many others. He received his DMA from the Manhattan School of Music, under the guidance of David Starobin, studying previously with Jason Vieaux, John Holmquist, Stephen Aron, David Leisner, and Nicholas Goluses.

The Composers Now Festival

The Composers Now Festival is co-promoting this concert as a part of their effort to bring attention to New Music that is happening in NYC during the month of February. The Composers Now Festival celebrates living composers, the diversity of their voices, and the significance of their musical contributions to our society. During the month of February, the Festival brings together myriad performances ranging in genre from jazz to indie, classical to post-classical, experimental to folk, and beyond. Composers will be in attendance at all events. Composers Now is a project partner of The Fund for the City of New York.

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