Maya Verlaak

Composer & performer


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Upcoming concerts and projects:

7 +18 September 2017

Performance of 'SONG&DANCE: An excessively elaborate effort to explain or justify' Written for and performed by IEMA, Ensemble Modern.
Concerts at Gaudeamus Festival in Utrecht (NL) and Frankfurt (18 September 2017)
https://gaudeamus.nl/en/events/frankfurt-youngsters/

https://www.internationale-em-akademie.de/en/concerts_iema/2017-09


16 July
2017
Performance of 'SONG&DANCE(II): An excessively elaborate effort to explain or justify'
Written for Divertimento Ensemble in Italy
Concert in Bobbio, Auditorium Santa Chiara di Bobbio, Piacenza.

20 June
2017

Player piano project  in collaboration with Martin Perkins
Concert at CODA festival
The last performances at Birmingham Conservatoire before the building is demolished.
Birmingham Conservatoire website link

20 June
2017

Performance of 'All English Music is Greensleeves (II)' version for 2 melodicas
Performed by Oliver Farrow and Maya Verlaak
Concert at CODA festival
The last performances at Birmingham Conservatoire before the building is demolished.
Birmingham Conservatoire website link

25 May
2017
Performance-lecture of 'Johann Ludwig Luig'
M3C research festival
Stamfort Court, University of Leicester

16 May
2017
Performance of Dance (III) in 5 movements
Rewritten for and performed by Jack Sheen and An Assembly
Concert at City, University of London Concert Series
Performance Space, City, University of London, College Building, 19:00-20:00
www.city.ac.uk

7 April
2017
Performance of 'Clavecin Oculaire (II)'
rewritten for Digbeth's first friday event at Centrala, Birmingham, UK
Post Paradise concert series in collaboration with Flatpack film festival.

24 March
2017

Performance of 'All English Music is Greensleeves (II)' version for 2 melodicas
Performed by Oliver Farrow and Maya Verlaak
Concert at'Remembering the Experimental Music Catalogue'concert
at the Montfort University, Leicester, PACE studio 1:

22 March
2017


Performance of 'Tape piece','Clavecin oculaire (II)'and 'A Hard Day's Night'
Performed by Maya Verlaak & Andy Ingamells
Concert at Montfort University, Leicester, PACE studio 1

13 March
2017
Performance of 'Johann Ludwig Luig'
Performed by Patrick Ellis
Concert at the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire (UK)

2 March
2017
Performance of 'Tape Piece' by Maya Verlaak and Andy Ingamells
Performed by Kirkos Ensemble
Concert at New Music Dublin Festival Club, National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland

12 February
2017
Concert in collaboartion with Robert Blatt
Performance of 'Clavecin Oculaire' and 'A Hard Day's Night' (performed by Joseph Kudirka)
Concert at Keith, Berlin

10 February
2017
Performance of 'Tape Piece' by Maya Verlaak and Andy Ingamells
Performed by Andy Ingamells and Edward Henderson
New Teeth IV, Hackney Showroom, London, UK

8 February
2017

New work in collaboration with Robert Blatt.
Concert at Studio Loos, Den Haag (NL)
2017-2018

Collaboration with Karin de Fleyt (Flute)
27 January
2017
New work in collaboration with Robert Blatt.
Concert at Birmingham Post Paradise Series,(UK)

9 December 2016
Presenting work in the subject of 'Composing as Performing' at the Hessian Theatre Academy,Künstlerhaus Mousonturm, Frankfurt am Main.
In collaboration with Paul Norman and Andy Ingamells.

3 December
2016

'Hexenhaus', written for 'Dag in de Branding' festival, Den Haag (NL)
Concert at Korzo Theater, Den Haag.
5-26 November
2016

Creating new work in residency with the 'Inlets ensemble', Miami, USA
Concert at AUDIOTHEQUE, Miami.
6 November 2016
Performance of 'Tape Piece' by Maya Verlaak and Andy Ingamells
Performed by Lia Kohl and Nick Meryhew
Concert at BOP STOP @ the Music Settlement, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

4 November
2016
'A Hard Days Night'(Woo!), Written for Digbeth's first friday event at East side projects, Birmingham, UK

8 October
2016
"Dance"(2016) Rewritten for a smaller ensemble:
Germaine Sijstermans (clarinet), Ana Graça (French Horn), James Hewitt (violin), Cody Takács (double bass) Leo Svirsky (piano), Emil Tan Erten (percussion)
At Studio Loos, Den Haag (NL)

27 September
2016
"Greensleeves II" for Duo and "Tape Piece"
Performed by Andy Ingamells and Maya Verlaak
At ICC Birmingham
Private performance for the 3rd M3C cohort.


2016 - 2017
Curating "Post Paradise", A Birmingham(UK) based New Music Concert Series!
At Centrala, Birmingham.

22 September
2016
"Process"(2016)
Performed by Howard Skempton and Maya Verlaak
At Birmingham Conservatoire PhD presentations.

29 July-
14 August
2016

Darmstadt Summer course (DE)
Workshop/performance for 'Composer-Performer' with David Helbich and Jennifer Walshe.
2 July 2016
New work: "Process"
Performed by Howard Skempton and Maya Verlaak
At RMA Music and/as Process 4th Annual Conference, Bath Spa University, UK

26 June
2016
New work: "Carrier".
Commissioned by Birmingham Conservatoire.
A fanfare for the final concert at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.
Performed by Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra.
Tickets and information here.
6-20 June
2016
"Sand Songs"
Residency in The Hague, Netherlands.
In collaboration with Ana Smaragda Lemnaru, Grzegorz Marciniak, David Pocknee, Adam Basanta.
Information about the iiinitiative Residency
Facebook event link
1 June
2016
New work: "Scacciare Pensieri"
Commissioned by 840 series, written for Percussion Quartet: Abstrukt.
At St James’ Church, Islington, N1 8PF, London. Tickets and information here
20 May
2016
New work: "Dance"
Commissioned by x.y ensemble, UK.
At I'klektik Gallery, Lambeth SE1 7LG, London, 20:00
30 April
2016
"Tape Piece"(2012) by Andy Ingamells and Maya Verlaak
Performed by David Pocknee, Michael Baldwin, Louis d’Heudieres, Andy Ingamells and Maya Verlaak
At  Weisslich series: Nexus Art Café Manchester (UK)
14 April
2016
"Tape Piece"(2012) by Andy Ingamells and Maya Verlaak
Performed by Mocrep ensemble (USA) at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, (USA)
16 March
2016
New work: "Serin, Seriner, Serinette"
Written for the complete Recorder Departement at Birmingham Conservatoire,
Performed at the Arena Foyer, Birmingham Conservatoire, 19:30 (part of the Frontiers Plus Festival)
16 March
2016
New work: "The Telharmonium"
Performed by BCMG ensemble (Birmingham Contemporary Music Group) at CBSO Centre, Birmingham.
13 March
2016
New work: "All English music is Greensleeves (II)"
Performed by Howard Skempton
At the "Selected Memories" concert, 20:00, Birmingham Conservatoire, Paradise Place.
(part of the Frontiers Plus Festival)