SUNDAY APRIL 14, 2019  7:00PM - Frank Ogawa Plaza forum: 



 AMBIENT BIRD 433 for African Grey Parrot and 3 open ensembles:


Bird Ensemble (#1):  Lulu, African Grey Parrot; Wendy Reid, violin; Brenda Hutchinson, long tube instrument; Aurora Josephson, voice; Ron Heglin, tuba

Mills Contemporary Performance Ensemble (#2): Rodrigo Barriga, electric bass; Petur Eggertsson, violin; Tony Gennaro, percussion; Eric Glick Rieman, melodica; Lee Hodel, double bass; Jake Parker Scott, saxophone; Mitch Stahlmann, flute; Jess Tambellini, trumpet; Maia Ziaee, voice; Steed Cowart, director 

FROG POND 433 Ensemble (#3): Kattt Atchley, voice, laptop; Kenneth Atchley, laptop; Nancy Beckman, shakuhachi; Tom Bickley, recorder, electronics; John Bischoff, laptop; Krys Bobrowski, glissglass; Tom Djll, trumpet;  Barbara Golden, suir, suling; Silvia Matheus, bird whistles; Maggi Payne, flute, bird whistle; Tim Perkis, laptop; Brian Reinbolt, tweet-boxes

Full Description







ambient bird concert 4/14/19- final 



 Rescheduled from 11/10/18 to 4/14/19:



*Friday, October 19, 8pm, Mondavi Arts Center, UC Davis Faculty Recital:  Tree Piece #34 'frog ostinato' for oboe and percussion,  with  Kyle Bruckmann, oboe,  Christopher Froh, percussion; other works by Elliot Carter, Lou Harrison, Du Yun, Liza Lim


*Friday, November 2, Tree Pieces Window Gallery Opening 6-9pm, 150 Frank Ogawa Plaza

TREE PIECES - VISUAL SCORES in the Window Gallery - Pro Arts, Oakland Nov.2 - 30







Tree Piece #66  AMBIENT BIRD 433 for African grey parrot and 3 open ensembles:

 pdf of visual score







  JUNE 21 chapel of the chimes:  LULU with

Wendy Reid, Aurora Josephson, Brenda Hutchinson, Ron Heglin 




Steed Cowart & Mills Contemporary Performance Ensemble                          



tree piece #8 for solo persussion:



 tree piece #2 for violin, percussion, and tape:


tree piece #10 for violin, percussion, and tape:

tree piece #17 for two or more instruments:

tree piece #21 for violin, percussion, and tape:

tree piece #31 for trumpet and percussion:

tree piece #34 for oboe, percussion, and tape: