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past performances:

FALL 2011:

December 1 - Anthony Braxton's Pine Top Aerial Music Sextet at Wesleyan University

December 3 - "Spectra" by Carl Testa at the Take Your Time Interdisciplinary Performance Series

December 10 - CANCELLED The Music of Kamala Sankaram at The Uncertainty Music Series

December 13 - Maura Valenti plays harp music by OHAM composers at Oral Hisotry of American Music

December 15 - Neely Bruce's Bill of Rigths at the Newseum (D.C., details TBA)

December 22 - The Cygnet Sisters with Dr. Caterwauls (Bridgeport, details TBA)

December 24 - Soprano soloist, Higganum Congregational Church Christmas Eve service

November 2 - Broadcloth Trio at The Uncertainty Music Series

November 12 - The Music of Brian Parks and Michael Winter at The Uncertainty Music Series

November 13 - The Music of Brian Parks and Michael Winter at The Transient Series


October 1 - Holiday for the Future: Broadcloth Trio and more at The Home Of

October 2 - Holiday for the Future: Bontrager, Cooper, Rhodes, Schneider and more at 16 Beaver

October 5-8 - Energies, Ideas, and Intuitions: The Tri-Centric Music of Anthony Braxton at Roulette

October 15 - Preview of "The Ticket That Exploded" at Brooklyn Conservatory

October 21 - The Cygnet Sisters with Dr. Caterwaul's at the John Slade Ely House

October 23 - Soprano soloist, Higganum Congregational Church Sunday service

October 29 - "The Ticket That Exploded," an opera by James Ilgenfritz at IPR

September 17 - "The Bill of Rights: Ten Amendments in Eight Motets" by Neely Bruce 

 

August 21, 2011:
Smoke the New Cigarette
Fringe NYC 2011
The Bowery Poetry Club
12 noon
TICKETS


August 19, 2011:
Smoke the New Cigarette
Fringe NYC 2011
The Bowery Poetry Club
2pm
TICKETS

August 13, 2011:
Kyoko Kitamura/Anne Rhodes vocal duo
Uncertainty Music Series
also performing: Nathan Bontrager, cello/compositions and Adam Matlock, accordion/recorders/voice/compositions
Neverending Books
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation
BYOB

July 12, 2011

James Ilgenfritz: Glossary of Musical Terms
University of the Streets
130 East 7th St.
New York, NY
8pm

July 9, 2011
Uncertainty Music Series
Benjanmin Shirley, compositions and duos
Never Ending Books
New Haven, CT
8pm

June 24, 2011
The Super Coda Cello Marathon: Broadcloth, Silver Process, and Prehistoric Horse
 Cafe Orwell
247 Varet St.
Brooklyn, NY
Time TBA

June 23, 2011
Bent Festival
Leslie Flanagan's "I Need" for singers and amplifiers
319 Scholes St.
Brooklyn, NY
10:15 pm

June 18, 2011
OMG CLASSICAL RECITAL!
Anne Rhodes, soprano
Zohra Rawling, soprano
Tim Shaindlin, piano
Lyric Hall
827 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT
4pm

June 11, 2011
Music For a Summer's Eve:
Scholarship Fundraiser for the Central CT Civic Youth Orchestra
Hosted by WNPR's Chion Wolf
with Anne Rhodes, soprano
Chris Brody, piano
The Black Friday Brass Band
and other musical guests
Center Congregational Church
Meriden, CT
7pm

June 10, 2011
Broadcloth and Prehistoric Horse
John Slade Ely House Center for Contemporary Art
51 Trumble St.
New Haven, CT
8pm


 
June 4, 2011
Broadcloth at The Home Of
Brooklyn, NY


May 29, 2011
Broadcloth, Bill Nance w/ Jooklo Duo, and Mittmus at Popeye's Garage
7:30pm

May 27, 2011
Broadcloth and Architeuthis Walks on Land at IBeam
168 7th St.
Brooklyn, NY
8pm

May 25, 2011
Broadcloth at Outpost 186
186 1/2 Hampshire St.
Cambridge, MA
8pm

May 22, 2011
Higganum Congregational Church Fudraiser Concert
Brian Parks, organ and harpsichord
with Max Heath, Anne Rhodes, and Janet Simone Parks
Works by Bach, Tom Johnson, Brian Parks, Roy Orbison, Belle and Sebastian, and more
23 Parsonage Rd.
Higganum, CT
6pm

May 14, 2011
Uncertainty Music Series
Carl Testa solo + Testa/Rhodes and Testa/Bontrager duos

Never Ending Books
810 State St.
New Haven, CT
$5
BYOB

May 5, 2011
MASHUP at Billings Forge

Bill Soloman, Anne Rhodes, Benjamin Mansavage Klein, Crystal Pascucci, Lief Ellis, and others
improvising to the film work of Devan Mulvaney, Gene Gort, and Liz Stephans
559-565 Broad St.
Hartford, CT
6pm-9pm

April 28, 2011
Tyshaw Sorey: Selected Works 2009-2011
Wesleyan University
Memorial Chapel
Middletown, CT
9pm


April 27, 2011
Anthony Braxton Small Ensemble
Wesleyan University
Crowell Concert Hall
Middletown, CT
8pm


April 25, 2011
Anthony Braxton Large Ensemble
Wesleyan University
Crowell Concert Hall
Middletown, CT
8pm


April 16, 2011
New Music at the Gallery
Katie Young, bassoon (solo)
Bruxism (Anne Rhodes, voice, and Carl Testa, bass and electronics)
Including the premier of a new theater work by Carl Testa for voice, lights, and electronics

The Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
101 Queen St. N. (In Centre in the Square)
Kitchener, ON
9pm
 

 April 10 2011
guest vocalist with Dr. Caterwaul's Cadre of Clarvoyant Claptraps

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

71 Milford St.
Mildford, CT
2:30 pm


April 8
2011

Broadcloth at The Big Room

featuring exerpts from Broacloth's new chamber opera
315 Peck St.
Bldg. 6W, Studio D
New Haven, CT

8pm

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BROADCLOTH TRIO MID-ATLANTIC SPRING TOUR:
(check back for updates)
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March 30, 2011
Broadcloth at Fire Museum
The Dauphinium
2102 E. Dauphin St.
Philadelphia, PA
7:30 pm

March 31, 2011
Broadcloth at The Windup Space
12 West North Ave.
Baltimore, MD
9:30 pm

April 1, 2011
Broadcloth at Infantree
15 N. Prince St.

Lancaster, PA
time TBA

April 2, 2011
Broadcloth at Sonic Circuits Festival of Experimental Music
Pyramid Atlantic
8230 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring, MD
8pm

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March 26, 2011
Broadcloth at The Telegraph
19 Golden St.
New London, CT
7pm

January 20, 2011
Betwixt & Between, an exhibition of video works, presents
Dance In Dialogue: works by Rachel Bernsen and Adele Myers
with Anne Rhodes, Taylor Ho Bynum, Carl Testa, Shola Cole, and Kellie Lynch
Artspace

New Haven, CT
8pm
buy tickets

January 17, 2011
Broadcloth at Evolving Voice
Anne Rhodes (voice), Adam Matlock (accordion/recorders), Nathan Bontrager (cello)
The Local 269
Corner of Suffolk Street & E. Houston
F/V Train to 2nd Avenue
NYC
Doors open at 6pm, first set starts at 7pm

October 29, 2010
Take Your Time: works by Rachel Bernsen, Carl Testa, and Taylor Ho Bynum,and Pete Fitzpatrick
presented by The Big Room and the Uncertainty Music Series
Featuring vocalists Anne Rhodes and Kyoko Kitamura

Erector Square
31 Peck St., Fair Haven
Bldg. 6W, Studio D
8pm

October 20, 2010
Broadcloth and Not the Wind, Not the Flag
Audubon Strings
63 Audubon St.
New Haven, CT
$12
8pm

October 14, 2010
Premiere of Tyshawn Sorey's "This." for soprano and 5 instruments
Wesleyan Composers Concert with International Contemporary Ensemble
Wesleyan University
Crowell Concert Hall
8pm

October 2, 2010
Broadcloth at Westville Open Studios
Anne Rhodes, voice
Nathan Bontrager, cello
Adam Matlock, accordion/recorders
1pm
Kehler Liddel Gallery
873 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT

September 10, 2010
Broadcloth at Outpost 186 (formerly Zeitgeist Gallery)
Anne Rhodes, voice
Nathan Bontrager, cello
Adam Matlock, accordion/recorders
186 1/2 Hampshire St.
Cambridge, MA
8pm
$10 suggested donation

August 23, 2010
solo set at the Evolving Voice series (curated by the fabulous Fay Victor)
with special guest, Carl Testa
The Local 269
Corner of Suffolk Street & E. Houston
F/V Train to 2nd Avenue
NYC
Doors open at 6pm, first set starts at 7pm

   

June 19, 2010
Tri-Centric Foundation Fundraiser
members of the Trillium Orchestra in a marathon performance of the music of Anthony Braxton
including excerpts from Braxton's new opera, Trillium E
Issue Project Room
details TBA

 

May 28, 2010
Take Your Time: new works by Rachel Bernsen and Carl Testa
presented by The Big Room and the Uncertainty Music Series
Featuring Anne Rhodes, Broadcloth, Taylor Ho Bynum, and Matth Welch

Erector Square
31 Peck St., Fair Haven
Bldg. 6W, Studio D
8pm
$12

May 8, 2010
Uncertainty Music Series
Adam Matlock
with Anne Rhodes, voice
and other guests

Neverending Books
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation
BYOB

May 1, 2010
"On This Planet"
Cedar Lake Ballet
Choreography by Benoit-Swan Pouffer
Music by Michael Karlsson
Text by Rob Stephenson
Vocals by Anne Rhodes
Music performed by members of ICE and Alarm Will Sound
Conducted by Alan Pierson
With
Fung Chern-Hwei, violin and Justin Wingate, cello
Music production by Chris McDonald
Center for the Arts, Center Theater
Jackson, WY


 April 25, 2010
New Electroacoustic Music from New Haven
Music by Testa, Kojs, Petersen, Kane, Diels, and Le Berge
With Anne Rhodes, Adrian Knight, and Chris Cerrone
Hartford Artspace
details TBA

April 24, 2010
New Electroacoustic Music from New Haven
Music by Testa, Kojs, Petersen, Kane, Diels, and Le Berge
With Anne Rhodes, Adrian Knight, and Chris Cerrone
at The Big Room
315 Peck Street, Building 6W, Studio D
New Haven, CT
8pm, Seating Limited Reservations Recommended


April 20, 2010
White Blue Yellow and Clouds
Matt Bauder: lead vocals, guitar, tenor sax, songs
Annd Rhodes and Brook Backman: backing vocals
Jason Ajeman: bass, vocals
Owen Stuart Robinson: guitar

Marc Riordan: drums
Jacob Wick, Peter Hansen: horns
9pm
at Cake Shop
with The High Life and Afganistan

April 16-17, 2010
"On This Planet"
Cedar Lake Ballet
Choreography by Benoit-Swan Pouffer
Music by Michael Karlsson
Text by Rob Stephenson
Vocals by Anne Rhodes
Music performed by members of ICE and Alarm Will Sound
Conducted by Alan Pierson
With
Fung Chern-Hwei, violin and Justin Wingate, cello
Music production by Chris McDonald
Festpielhaus

Baden-Baden
Germany

April 10, 2010
Uncertainty Music Series
Text Music
pieces by Brian Parks and Max Heath
featuring Anne Rhodes, voice
and other guests

Neverending Books
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation

April 9, 2010
Music of Carl Testa at I-Beam
Mike McGinnis, clarinet
Anne Rhodes, voice
Carl Testa, bass and bass clarinet

168 7th Brooklyn
8:30 pm

March 2010
rehearsing and recording Anthony Braxton's
Trillium E: Wallingford's Polarity Gambit
a new opera in four acts


February 28, 2010
Broadcloth
The Stone
Anne Rhodes, voice
Adam Matlock, accordion and recorders
Nathan Bontranger, cello

 

February 7, 2010

Broadcloth 

C.O.M.A Improv. Series
Anne Rhodes, voice
Adam Matlock, accordion and recorders
Nathan Bontranger, cello

ABC No-Rio, 156 Rivington St., NYC, $5

 

February 12, 13, and 14, 2010

Le Nozze di Figaro

Yale Opera
(I'm in the chorus) 
Schubert Theater

 

January 30, 2010

Broadcloth 

Audubon Strings
Anne Rhodes, voice
Adam Matlock, accordion and recorders
Nathan Bontranger, cello

8pm, $5 suggested donation, BYOB

 

December 24, 2009

Handel's Messiah (soprano soloist)
  Higganum Congregational Church
24 Parsonage Rd.
Higganum, CT
7:30 pm


December 12, 2009

Broadcloth trio
Uncertainty Music Series
Adam Matlock, accordion
Nathan Botranger, cello
Anne Rhodes, voice
Neverending Books
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation
BYOB


December 16, 2009

Rachel Bernsen's Unicorns Were Horses
Issue Project Room
Rachel Bernsen, choreography/dance
Carl Test, bass/electronics
Anne Rhodes, voice
8pm


October 10, 2009

Uncertainty Music Series
Benefit for Barry Serroff's new cantata, Democracy
Anne Rhodes, voice
Barry Serroff, guitar
Carl Testa, bass
Steve Zieminski, vibraphone
Also performing:
New Haven Improvisors Collective
Carl Testa, solo electronics
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation
BYOB


October 4, 2009

Sci*Fi Philly at Gojjo
4540 Baltimore Avenue
Philidelphia, PA
5:30 pm (time subject to change...but the show is on all day an full of great acts. also, good food.)

 

 

October 3, 2009

Unicorns Were Horses
Rachel Bernsen, dance & choreography
Anne Rhodes, voice
Carl Testa, bass and electronices
Lindsay Bauer, dance
8pm
Artspace City Wide Open Studios Festival
Golden Studio at Erector Square. Bldg 6W Studio D
New Haven, CT
Artspace cwos


September 12, 2009

Uncertainty Music Series
Anne Rhodes, voice; David Jensenius, electronics

Neverending Books
810 State St., New Haven
8pm
$5 suggested donation
BYOB

 

July 31, 2009

Hillhouse Opera Concert Series: Opera on the Green
An evening of arias and duets sung by members of New Haven's Hillhouse Opera Company

United Church on the Green
232 Temple St., New Haven
7pm
$10 suggested donation (students $5, families $25)

 

March 28, 2009 

Clara: a music box opera by Sally Norris
Judith Berkson - Clara, soprano
Anne Rhodes - Logic, soprano
Larissa Mason - Butterfly, soprano
Brittany Fowler - Freya, mezzo-soprano
Carl Testa - bass
Katherine Young - bassoon
Dan Peck - tuba
Memorial Chapel
Wesleyan University


March 19, 2009

Carl Testa's Clouds
Educational Center for the Arts: New Music New Sounds III
Thursday, March 19th, 2009 at 7:00
Anne Rhodes - voice
ECA Student Chamber Orchestra
Arts Hall
Educational Center for the Arts, 55 Audubon St, New Haven, CT


March 7, 2009

Rachel Bernsen's Unicorns were Horses at Draftwork
Rachel Bernsen - choreography, dance
Anne Rhodes - voice
Carl Testa - electronics, electric bass
Lindsay Bauer - dance

Danspace at St. Mark's Church
131 East 10th Street
New York, NY


March 6-14, 2009 (cancelled)

La fille du regiment at Connecticut Opera
March 6, 8, 10, 12, 14
Belding Theater at the Bushnell
Hartford, CT


February 13-15

Die Zauberflöte at Yale Opera
February 13, 14, 15
Schubert Theater
New Haven, CT

January 29, 2009

Rachel Bernsen's Unicorns were Horses
Rachel Bernsen - choreography, dance
Anne Rhodes - voice
Carl Testa - electronics, electric bass
Lindsay Bauer - dance

Dixon Place, NYC


December 13, 2008

Solo Show: Uncertianty Music Series

For this Uncertainty Music Series show, I'll be performing Adam Delacour's "Game-Hate-Box" and Chris McDonald's "Everybody's Autobiography" (featuring wearable electronics!), as well as premiering "Clouds" by Carl Testa. Word is that McDonald also has a new piece in the works for me. Bassist Ivan Naranjo will perform for the first set.

Uncertainty Music Series
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008
8pm
Neverending Books
810 State St. New Haven, CT
$5 suggested donation
BYOB


September 5, 2008

Premier of Adam de la Cour's Game-Hate-Box at ArLow

ArLoW One Year Anniversary Concert + Gallery Opening
featuring Welcome + a world premiere of "Game-Hate-Box" performed by vocalist Anne Rhodes
My Name is Gallery will be hosting an art opening upstairs. For more info on the opening, visit http://hellomynameisgallery.com/

Hosted by: Adam Kubota
At: ArLoW (Adam's Apartment/Storefront-thingy/ Den of Iniquity)
838 Whalley Ave., New Haven, CT
When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 2008 from 8:05 pm to 11:05 pm
$: Adam will pick your pocket
B: BYO


August 23, 2008

 

Classical Recital

Afternoon of songs and arias: Debussy's Quatre Chansons de Jeunesse, Barber's Hermit Songs, a set of Schubert songs, and arias by Mozart, Gounod, and Menotti.

Anne Rhodes, soprano
Steven Morris, piano
Saturday, August 23, 2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Suggested donation $10
First Presbyterian Church of New Haven
705 Whitney Ave., New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 562-5664


July 18, 2008

Bruxism at Art League of New Britain

Carl and I have a show this Friday at the Art League of New Britain, as part of their Hideout Performance Series. We'll be doing some original stuff, as well as pieces by Chris McDonald, Sabrina Schroeder, and Katie Young. This is a great chance to hear C. McD's great piece for wearable electronics and voice, as well as Carl's marvellously ear-splitting bullhorn duet.

Bruxism (Anne Rhodes, voice, and Carl Testa, bass, bass clarinet, and electronics)
Friday, July 18, 2008 at 7pm
Suggested donation $5
Art League of New Britain
30 Cedar St.

May 2, 2008

Bruxism at GASP

BRUXISM:
(ANNE RHODES voice; CARL TESTA double bass/bass clarinet/electronics)
with guest NEIL LEONARD bass clarinet/electronics

ALLAN CHASE /BRUNO RÅBERG DUO
Chase - saxophones, Råberg - double bass

Friday, May 2, 2008 @ 8:00
$10 suggested donation, $6 with a student ID
GASP (Gallery Artists Studio Projects)
362-4 Boylston St., Brookline, MA

We'll be doing pieces by Neil Leonard, Chris McDonald, Sabrina Schroeder, and Katie Young, as well as Carl's piece for two bullhorns and my graphic embroidery piece. Should be a good show!

February 15-17, 2008

Die Fledermaus at Yale Opera
February 15, 16, 17
Schubert Theater
New Haven, CT


Dec. 9, 2007

Hanging of the Greens church service

Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007
Under the direction of organist Ronald Ebrecht, the choir and soloists of the First Church of Waterbury will perform seasonal music as part of this special pre-Christmas service.
Where: First Congregational Church of Waterbury (222 West Main St., Waterbury, CT)
When: 3:00 p.m. (?-will confirm!)
Cost: free
firstchurch-wtby.org

December 8, 2007

Bruxism Architeusis Walks on Land

Bruxism
Anne Rhodes, voice, and Carl Testa, double bass, clarinets, and electronics.
Architeusis Walks on Land
Katie Young, bassoon, and Ami Cimini, violin

Part of the Uncertainty Music Series, curated by Carl Testa

Where: Never Ending Books (810 State St., New Haven, CT)
When: Saturday, December 8, 2007 at 8:oo p.m.
Cost: $5 suggested donation
uncertaintymusic.info
neverendingbooks.net

Nov. 30, 2007

Bruxism playing in the Interval series concert at MATA

Nov. 30, Friday
Chamber music concert commissioned by the MATA foundation for young composers.
Works by Jessica Pavone, Jack Layton and Ray Sweeton.
Carl and I will perform Pavone's new piece, "Look on the floor".
Where: Issue Project Room (232 3rd Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY)
When: 8:00 p.m.
Cost: tba
jessicapavone.com
matafestival.org
issueprojectroom.org

Nov. 10, 2007

Solo Show

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007
Premiering commissioned works for voice by Jessica Pavone, Laura Goldhamer, Sabrina Schoeder, Katie Young, and Chris McDonald.
Special guest Carl Testa, double bass.
Part of the Uncertainty Music Series, curated by Carl Testa.
Where: Never Ending Books (810 State St., New Haven, CT)
When: 8:oo p.m.
Cost: $5 suggested donation
uncertaintymusic.infoneverendingbooks.net

August 14, 2007

Bruxism in Chicago

Bruxism + Chicago Clarinet Trio

Elastic

Chicago, IL

9pm

Anne Rhodes – voice

Aaron Getsug – woodwinds

Carl Testa – string bass, bass clarinet, and electronics

July 6, 2007

Bruxism at Neverending Books

Friday, July 6, 2007

Anne Rhodes, voice
Carl Testa, bass, bass Clarinet and electronics

performing new compositions and improvisations

with special guests:
Katie Young, basoon
Bob Gorry, guitar

Never Ending Books
810 State St.
New Haven, CT
$5 suggested donation
BYOB (liquor store next door!)

May 31, 2007

Bruxism at Mocha

Carl and I have formed a duo called "Bruxism", performing original compositions (Carl's) and improvisations. Though our official debut is July 6 (see previous post), we will also be playing for an art opening at Moka on Thursday, May 31, 2007. The artist is by my friend and coworker, photographer Aubrey Novak.

Photography by Aubrey Novak
Music by Bruxism (Anne Rhodes, voice; Carl Testa, string bass and bass clarinet)
Moka coffee house
141 Orange St.
New Haven, CT
7:00 p.m.

May 12, 2007

New Haven Improvisors Collective at Neverending Books

NHIC
Saturday, May 12, 2007
8pm
Never Ending Books
810 State St.
New Haven , CT 06511
free/donation

Bob Gorry, guitar
Chris Depino, harmonica
Carl Testa, bass and bass clarinet
Jeff Cedrone, guitar
John Venter, baritone sax
Steve Zieminski, drums
Anne Rhodes, voice

April 29, 2007

Eric Paul: Graduate Recital

April 29, 2007 (Sunday)
2pm, Wesleyan Memorial Chapel

From what I know so far, this concert will be a really cool piece of performance art by Wesleyan grad. student composer Eric Paul, featuring instrumentalists, electronic music, film and theater. I’ll be appearing as an actor in the theater part.

April 14, 2007

Tribute to Tenney

April 14, 2007 (Saturday)
8pm, Wesleyan Memorial Chapel

In this concert of music influenced by American composer James Tenney (1934-2006), I will be performing graduate composition student Eric Paul’s composition “For Anne (Rhodes)”, an electro-acoustic piece based on Tenney’s “For Anne (Rising)”.

April 7, 2007

Easter Service at First Church

Come here some music this Easter! This Sunday I will sing the aria "I know that my redeemer liveth" (from Handel's Messiah) at the Easter service of the First Congregational Church of Waterbury. Here's the info:

Easter Service
April 7, 2007
10:00 A.M.
First Congregational Church of Waterbury
222 W. Main St.
Waterbury, CT

Ronald Ebrecht, Organist and Choir Director

March 27, 2007

Kyle Brenders graduate recital

Tomorow night, Carl and I are both appearing in the thesis recital of Wesleyan graduate composition student Kyle Brenders. We're both performing in a large ensemble section, Carl will be in a trio (I think), and I'm doing a duet with Kyle. Kyle has worked really hard to put together a great evening of music, consisting of one really cool piece, "follow line flow line follow".

info:

“Flows and Intensities"
Kyle Brenders: Graduate Recital
8pm, Memorial Chapel
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Multiple formations of Kyle’s large ensemble work, “follow line flow line follow”, a single linear/modular composition performed in various forms by various combos of talented Wesleyan graduate students, undergrads and alumni.