FEDERICO BONACOSSA
2017
July 22 Subtropics Experimental Music Series, Marathon Concert, Miami Beach. Performance of Performance of De Profundis for solo bass clarinet and electronics

July 21, 8 pm, Music in Miami Chamber Esnemble, performance of Tenue Voci for flute, viola, and double bass.

June 9, Premiere of Diversions for guitar quartet by the Kharkov Guitar Quartet - Kharkov, Ukraine.

May 25, Premiere of Volcanic - a Godoy-Pradera Project. Show dates are May 25-27, June 2-3 and 9-10.

May 6, guitarist Isaac Green DMA recital, program includes works by Murail, Gardner, Davidovsky, Reich, as well as my piece Shikantaza for guitar and electronics. Peabody Conservatory, Goodwin Hall - 6:30pm.

May 4, 8 pm, Compositum Musicae Novae concert at the Pincrest Gardens Auditorium - Premiere of Tenue Voci, for flute, violin, and double bass.

April 20-22, SEAMUS National Concerence, Performance of Shikantaza for guitar and live electronics, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota.

April 5, Nylon and Copper, an evening of music for guitar and and electronics, with Jacob Sudol (electronics), Audiotheque, Miami Beach

March 15, 8 pm, Compositum Musicae Novae concert at the Coral Gables Museum - Performance of De Profundis for solo bass clarinet and electronics. The work will be accompanied by a performance by dancer/choreographer Brigette Cormier.

February 26, Miami International GuitArt Festival, Nylon and Copper, an evening of music for guitar and and electronics, with Jacob Sudol (electronics) - Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Florida International University
Program will include the premiere of a new work for guitar and fixed media by Orlando Jacinto Garcia.

February 14, performance of Tragos for double bass and live electronics. University of Massachussets Amherst.
Salvatore Macchia, double bass - Jazer Giles, electronics/video.

February 9, New Music Miami, Performance of Shikantaza for guitar and live electronics at the Alumni Composers Concert

February 7, Slippery Rock University (Pennsylvania), Flute and Guitar Recital with Cassandra Eisenreich

February 5-6, Slippery Rock University (Pennsylvania), lectures and workshops on composition and electroacoustic music

February 4, Barry University, Flute and Guitar Recital with Cassandra Eisenreich

January 27, 28, 29, ArMOUR, Performance/Installation with Lazaro Godoy. Electroacoustic work for voice, piano, electronics, and found objects, based on a canso by Uc de Saint Circ. Featuring countertenor Edgard Sanfeliz Botta.

January 29, performance of Tragos for double bass and live electronics. The Drawing Room, Brooklin, NY.
Salvatore Macchia, double bass - Jazer Giles, electronics/video.

January 15, 3pm, performance of Tragos for double bass and live electronics. The Open Collective, Brattleboro, VT.
Salvatore Macchia, double bass - Jazer Giles, electronics/video.

2016
November 18, 7pm, performance of De Profundis for bass clarinet and live electronics. University of Oklahoma, College of Fine Arts, 8pm. More info here.

July 10, 7pm, performance of Tragos for double bass and live electronics.Drawing Room, Brooklyn, NY.

June 25, 7:30, performance of Tragos for double bass and live electronics by Salvatore Macchia (double bass) and Jazor Giles (electronics). 13 Queen, Northhampton, Massachusets. More info here.

April 17, 4pm, Slippery Rock University performance of The Land Where the Sun Rises. Swope Music Hall, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania.

April 2, 3pm, Solo concert at Kendall Sound Art Series. Featuring an entire program of music for guitar and live electronics.

March 5, Subtropics Marathon Concert at the Audioteque, Miami Beach.

February 28, 3:30 pm Miami International Guitar Festival.

February 18, 11 am Artists Series Concerts of Sarasota.

February 17, Outreach Concert in Sarasota FL. More details coming soon.

January 31, Gusman Hall, University of Miami, premiere of Bee Sting for guitar and tape by Charles Norman Mason.

January 15, 8 pm Compositum Musicae Novae - Performance of Rivir for solo viola by Vivian Torres



2015
December 12, 3pm, Kendall Sound Arts Series, featuring the premiere of Voice to Voice for solo voice, percussion, and live electronics, and Shikantaza for guitar and live electronics.

June 19, 8 pm - Compositum Musicae Novae - Premiere of Like Flowers in the Sky for cello and live electronics.

March 27 and 28. Premiere of Polirhythmia. A collaboration with Dance Now Miami! Filmore Black Box Theater, Miami Beach. More info and tickets available.

March 7, 4 pm, Subtropics Experimental Music Series, Marathon Concert, 4pm. Miami Beach. Premier of new works for guitar and live electronics by Jacob Sudol and Chen,Hui Chen.

 

2014
November 9, 2014, 4 pm - Wertheim Auditorium, Premiere of A Vietnam War Suite for two guitars and wind band by Fred Desena with guitarist Jose Adan and the Miami Wind Symphony conducted by Rodester Brandon.

November 7, 2014, 7pm - Onstage Series MDC Kendall Campus, New Music Concert - Featuring the premiere of In Principio Erat Sonus for bass trombone, electric guitar and electronics (performed by David Brubeck and Tom Lippincott) and In Silico for flute and live electronics (performed by Oderlyn Gutiez). The concert will also include works selected from a national call for scores and music by Liza Seigido, Lawrence Moore, and Tom Lippincott. The selected works are Nephentes by Sarah Corry and FL for fixed audio by Benjamin David Whiting.

October 24, 8 pm - Wertheim Auditorium - Miami World Music Festival - Two Pianos and Percussion - program will include Bartok's Sonata for two pianos and percussion and several pieces by Astor Piazzolla for which I created percussion parts. A small contribution but a fun project.

October 11, 2014, 3pm Kendall Sound Art, West Kendall Regional Library. Music by Susan Epstein, Liza Seigido, Lawrence Moore and Federico Bonacossa.

July 12, 2014, 3pm - Kendall Sound Art - with bassist Dan Dickinson. Music by Dan Dickinson, Liza Seigido, Lawrence Moore and Federico Bonacossa.

June 8, 2014, 4pm - Mainly Mozart Festival - Granada Ballroom, Biltmore Hotel - concert featuring works for violin and guitar and piano with violinist Eli Matthews and pianist Marina Radiushina. For more info and tickets here.

May 9,10 - Premiere of Table Piece choreographed by Dance Now Miami! at the South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center

April 18, 2014, Guest appearance with the Florida International University Guitar Ensemble, Wolfsonian Museum, South Beach, FL

April 14, 2014, Miami Guitar Trio concert for Guitar Sarasota - Mini,Recital Series, Sarasota, FL.

March 30, 2014, 4pm - Miami Guitar Trio concert at All Saints Episcopal Church.

March 21, 2014, 8pm - Cassandra Rondinelli will be performing In Silico for flute and live electronics at the Compositum Musicae Novae's first annual Spring Concert - First Presbyterian Church on 609 Brickell Ave. For info and to get a free ticket visit their website.

March 6, 2014, 7:30pm Frost Museum - FIU alumni composer concert - program includes Anoesis for solo piano performed by Maria Paulina Garcia.

February 13,15, 2014 University of South Florida New Music Festival in Tampa. I'll be performing e poi, solo sfiorandole for classical guitar and live electronics.

January 25, 2014, 7 pm - Miami Guitar Trio concert at St. Christopher's by the Sea Episcopal Church

 

2013
December 14, 2013, 3pm Kendall Sound Art, West Kendall Regional Library. Performance with bassist Dan Dickinson. Concert will included premieres of Antiguo Llanto for solo guitar and De Profundis for bass clarinet and live electronics (performed by Michael Sanchez).

November 22 and 23, 2013 - 8:30pm Dance Now! Miami Premiere of Water's Edge. Featuring my original electronic compositions.

November 10, 2013, 3pm First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach, FL. Concert with the Miami Guitar Trio

November 7, 2013, 7pm New Music Concert at Barry University with flutist Cassandra Rondinelli. The concert will feature works for solo flute, solo guitar, and flute and guitar. It will also include the premiere of In Silico for flute and live electronics.

October 25, 2013,Electronic Music Midwest Festival Kansas City Missouri. I will be performing e poi, solo sfiorandole for classical guitar and live electronics.

October 9, 2013, noon New World School of the Arts College Lecture on my work and a discussion on the guitar in acoustic and electro,acoustic contemporary music.

September 27, 2013, 7:30pm Epiphany Catholic Church Performance with the Miami Guitar Trio

May 11, 2013, 3pm Kendall Sound Art Concert Series. Come join us for the inaugural concert of this new series, inaugural concert. After an very successful performance for the Miami Dade College On Stage Series, Liza Seigido,Lawrence Moore and I will be presenting a diverse program of electronic and electro,acoustic music. The concert will be held at the West Kendall Regional Library.

May 10, 2013, 7pm Nature of Silence Exhibition at the Bakehouse Art Complex - 3 hour performance with Lawrence Moore and Liza Seigido. Featuring music for instruments, voice, and live electronics as well as several improv sessions. I will be premiering my new piece R~T~L for prepared guitar and live electronics and will also be performing falling, still for laptop.

March 22,23, 2013 National Student Electronic Music Event and Symposium, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. I will be performing e poi, solo sfiorandole for guitar and live electronics

March 15, 2013 Onstage Electronic Music Concert at MDC Kendall Campus. Featuring music by Lawrence Moore, Liza Seigido, as well as myself.

 

2012
November 16, 2012, 12 Nigths Electro,Acoustic Series. I will be performing a short set of works for guitar and electronics. Kyle Motl will also be performing my piece Tragos for double bass and live electronics.

October 26, 2012, 7:30pm. McCarthy Auditorium (room 6120). Miami Dade College On Stage Series. Recital With Miami Guitar Trio.

October 7, 2012, 7:30pm. McCarthy Auditorium (room 6120). Miami Dade College On Stage Series. A concert featuring all contemporary works for solo guitar and guitar and electronics.

September 15, 2012, 8 pm. Wertheim Auditorium, Florida International University. Miami World Music Festival, recital with MGT and Rafael Padron.

September 14, 2012, 7:30pm. All Saints Episcopal Church, Ft. Lauderdale, recital with Miami Guitar Trio.

May 20, 2012, Performance with singer Susana Behar and cellist Ian Maksin. Bass Museum, Miami Beach, FL 3pm.

May 20, 2012, Performance with the Miami Guitar Trio at Cuba Nostalgia, Miami Fair Expo Center 11 am.

May 19, 2012, Performance with the Miami Guitar Trio at Cuba Nostalgia, Miami Fair Expo Center 5 am.

May 18, 2012, Performance with singer Susana Behar and cellist Ian Maksin. Arts Garage, Delray Beach, FL 7pm.

May 6, 2012, The Dance Now Ensemble, will be performing choreographies based on artwork currently being exhibited. The show will feature four of my works: Kyklos I, II, and III for fixed media, and Rivir for solo viola (which will be performed by Vivian Torres). Bass Museum, Miami Beach. For more info visit: www.dancenowmiami.org

April 2, 2012, Wertheim Auditorium FIU, Violist Vivian Torres will perform Rivir in the FIU student composition recital. The concert will also feature Selfless Crossings for tape.

March 30 and April 1, 2012 Performance with the Dance Now Ensemble. We will be performing the original work Six Characters, a modern twist on the classic play. Original choreography by Hannah Baumgarten and Diego Salterini. Original score by Federico Bonacossa. Featuring also Paul Tulloch on violin and Alan Nguyen on guitar. Colony Theatre, Miami Beach. For info and to purchase tickets visit: www.dancenowmiami.org

January 17, 2012, Delray Beach Club - Recital with MGT for the Boca Delray Music Society.

 

2011
December 4, 2011, Violist Vivian Torres premiers Rivir for solo viola at the FIU New Music Ensemble concert, Wertheim Auditorioum, Florida International University.

October 4, 7:30 p.m. Miami Dade College faculty concert featuring the Miami Guitar Trio. MDC Kendall Campus.

July 6,9, Concert and masterclasses at the Scuola Civica di Musica in Olbia, Italy.

June 17, Concert with the Miami Guitar Trio at the Miami International Guitar Festival. All MGT members will be performing solo in the first half of the concert and in trio for the second.

March 10, Concert with Susana Behar at the Guava Rugelah Festival. Featuring violinist Federico Britos and percussionist Raj Bhardani.

February 26 and 27, Performance with the Dance Now Ensemble. We will be performing the original work Six Characters, a modern twist on the classic play. Original choreography by Hannah Baumgarten and Diego Salterini. Original score by Federico Bonacossa. Featuring also Federico Britos on violin and Alan Nguyen on guitar. Colony Theatre, Miami Beach. For info and to purchase tickets visit: www.dancenowmiami.org

February 15, State College of Florida, Bradenton. Neil Auditorium 8pm. Concert with MGT.

February 14, Guitar Sarasota lecture recital with MGT.

January 21, Miami Bach Society Fundraiser concert with the Miami Guitar Trio.

 


December 10, South East High School Guitar Festival in Bradenton, FL.

October 24, The Annual Federico Bonacossa Student Recital at St. Philips Episcopal Church in Coral Gables.

October 16, Florida International University. Guest appearance at the FIU guitar ensemble recital.

October 7, Lima, Peru. Concert with Susana Behar. Featuring violinist Federico Britos.

October 2, 8 p.m. St. Bede Episcopal Chapel, Miami. Concert with the Miami Guitar Trio Miami Guitar Trio pre,CD release concert. The concert will feature music from Vivaldi to Piazzolla as well as original compositions and arrangements by Federico Bonacossa. For directions, visitwww.stbedechapel.org. Tickets: General admission $10, Students $8.

September 11, 8 p.m. St. Bede Episcopal Chapel, Miami. Concert with the Miami Guitar Trio. Opening season concert of baroque music for the Miami Bach Society. The concert will feature original arrangements of music by Vivaldi and J.S. Bach, including Bach's complete three part Sinfonias and the Brandenburg concerto no. 2. For info and to purchase tickets visit www.miamibachsociety.org. For directions, visitwww.stbedechapel.org.

June 17, Miami International Guitar Festival opening concert with the Miami Guitar Trio.