Nina C. Young

Composer and Sound Artist


July 7, 2017 | 8pm
Rising Tide
ROLE / PLAY - by Michal Novotny
Scholes Street Studios
375 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY

In ROLE/PLAY, everyone plays two roles: two of our featured composers, Nina C. Young and Matthew Ricketts will join their performers in a new work of controlled improvisation by ensemble conductor Michal Massoud. The concert will also include chamber and solo works by Yair Klartag, Christian Wolff, and Ford Fourqurean.

Ensemble: Ford Fourqurean, clarinets; Leia Slosberg, flutes; Caitlin Cawley and Vicente Hansen Atria, percussion; Adrián Blanco and Matthew Ricketts, piano; Nina C. Young, violin; Lena Vidulich, violin/viola; Danika Paskvan, viola; Thea Mesirow, cello; Michal Massoud, conductor.

July 14, 2017 | 7:30pm
Mark As Unsent
The Society for New Music - Electroacoustic Music and Light Show
with lighting design by Katie Gilliand.
Route 20 Sofa Company, 3209 20, Cazenovia, NY

July 21 - October 22, 2017 (10am - 5pm)
Now Hear This! An Exercise in Listening at the Montalvo Arts Center

Don’t miss Montalvo’s newest outdoor exhibition, focused on the simple but important act of listening. Now Hear This! features five newly commissioned site-specific sound-based artworks by distinguished artists Taraneh HemamiWalter KitunduHugh LivingstonShane A. Myrbeck & Emily Shisko, and Stephen Vitiello.  Installed across Montalvo’s picturesque grounds, these immersive soundscapes and interactive sound sculptures draw inspiration from the local environment and explore how attentive listening can transform our relationship to the world around us and one another.  The exhibition also includes the launch of Soundings, an immersive musical experience available for download through the mobile app Detour. Bringing the concert stage to the great outdoors, Soundings is an exciting way to explore Montalvo’s gardens and trails while listening to works by celebrated Lucas Artist Composer Fellows, including Carmina EscobarMike GambleMotoko HondaWayne HorvitzJen ShyuHenry Threadgill, Theresa Wong, and Nina C. Young

August 12, 2017 | 20:45
l’heure bleue
Raoul Cho, flute; Alfonso Noriega, viola
Lucerne Festival Alumni Ensemble
Encore in the Interval
KKL Luzern foyer, Lucerne, Switzerland

August 20, 2017 | 7pm
Rising Tide (German premiere)
Ensemble SurPlus
Schloss Solitude Summer Academy Final Concerts
Guibal Saal, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany

August 26, 2017
Sun Propeller
Marian Yang, violin
Alone/Not Alone - curated by Emma Logan
Center for New Music
55 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA

September 2, 2017 | 8pm
Temenos (version for violin and piano, world premiere)
Jennifer Choi, violin; Kathleen Supové, piano
Bargemusic Here and Now Series - Labor Day Festival:
“A Celebration of Contemporary Women Composers by Women Performers”

Laura Kaminsky Fantasy for solo piano (*NY Premiere)
Yoko Sato The Road for solo shamisen (*NY Premiere)
Dalit Warshaw Works TBA for soprano and piano (*World Premiers)
Augusta Read Thomas Toft, Serenade for violin and piano (*NY Premiere)
Nina C. Young Temenos for violin and piano (*World Premiere)
Paula Matthusen AEG III for piano (*World Premiere)
Milica Paranosic New work for piano and electronics (*World Premiere)

Bargemusic, 1 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY


June 17, 2017 | 12pm
Artist Talk
Nief-Norf Summer Festival
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, Knoxville, TN

June 17, 2017 | 7:30pm
Rising Tide
Nief-Norf Summer Festival - Concert 4
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, Knoxville, TN

June 16, 2017 | 7:30pm
Nief-Norf Summer Festival - Concert 3
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, Knoxville, TN

June 15, 2017 | 7:30pm
Etched in Sand
Nief-Norf Summer Festival - Concert 2
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, Knoxville, TN

June 12, 2017 | 7:30pm
Nief-Norf Summer Festival - Concert 1
Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, Knoxville, TN

June 10, 2017 | 8pm
Etched in Sand
Sixtrum Percussion Ensemble
Rosauro, Sixtrum, Paramaribo at Domaine Forget
Saint-Irénée, Québec

May 23, 2017 | 8pm
Out of whose womb came the ice (world premiere)
The American Composers Orchestra; David Tinervia, baritone; R. Luke DuBois, video.
ACO - Parables
Symphony Space, New York, NY

May 19, 2017 | 7:30pm
Spero Lucem
Look and Listen Festival
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY

April 29, 2017 | 7pm
Tethered Within
Present Music presents “Time, Nature, Culture, Sound
Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee, WI

April 13, 2017
Bard First Songs
Morgan Library, New York, NY

April 11, 2017
Bard First Songs Preview Concert
Bard College Conservatory of Music, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

March 29, 2017 | 7:30pm
Christopher’s Classics Autumns Series presents Mark Mezies
The Piano - 156 Armagh Street, Christchurch, NZ

March 17, 2017
Artist Talk
Music Now Forum
Brown University, Department of Music

March 16, 2017 | 4:30pm
Artist Talk
Princeton Composition Colloquium
Princeton University, Department of Music

March 8, 2017 | 8pm
Sun Propeller
Mioi Takeda
Miolina - A Concert to Celebrate International Women’s Day
The National Opera Center, New York, NY

March 3, 2017 | 7pm
WireTap New Music presents Immutable Dreams
The Shed, Durham, NC

February 13, 2017 | 8pm
Twos and Threes: Justine Aronson, Richard Valitutto, Aperture Duo.
Clausen Hall, Los Angeles City College
855 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA

Nina C. Young - composer