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Ashley Walters



Ashley Walters

Ashley Walters ... played Berio's late Sequenza XIV for solo cello with the kind of brilliance that beckons a major new performer on the new music scene.

 –Mark Swed, LA Times

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Upcoming Performances

Upcoming Performances

Current Season

October 20th, 2019

Brightwork newmusic

San Diego, CA

The Vine Winery, 7:30 pm

Performing Jeffrey Pine by Stephen Lias, Hell’s Kitchen by Robert Peterson, Falling by Mathew Rosenblum, and Cadere by Noah Meites as a guest with Brightwork newmusic ensemble.

October 25th, 2019

San Fransisco Jazz Festival

San Francisco, CA

Miner Auditorium, 7:30 pm

Performing the premiere of Wadada Leo Smith’s Appassionata with the Golden Quintet.

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November 1st, 2019

Conducting Reich Double Sextet

Pomona, CA

Pomona College, Bridges Hall of Music, 8:00 pm

Brightwork newmusic joins members of Pomona College’s music faculty for a program featuring the of music by Louis Andriessen, Meredith Monk, and Steve Reich. Leading the ensemble is conductor Ashley Walters.

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November 8th, 2019

Wadada Leo Smith Medal Ceremony

Brentwood, CA

UCLA, 7:00pm

Performing two works for string quartet with RedKoral to celebrate Wadada Leo Smith’s acceptance of the UCLA Medal.

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November 12th, 2019

Tuesdays @ Monk Space

Los Angeles, CA

Monk Space, 8:00 pm

Performing the premiere of a new trio by Wadada Leo Smith with Shalini Vijayan (violin) and Alison Bjorkedal (harp) as part of the concert Shapeshifter: Shalini Vijayan and Friends.

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November 15th and 16th, 2019

Camila Meza & the Nectar Orchestra with wild Up

Northridge, CA

The Soraya, 8:00 pm

Performing with jazz vocalist, guitarist, and composer Camila Meza and a string quartet from wild Up. Selections will be from her 2019 album Ámbar.

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November 19th, 2019

Piano Spheres

Los Angeles, CA

Zipper Hall, 8:00 pm

Performance of Vortex Temporum by Gérard Grisey with Vicki Ray (piano), Andrew Tholl (violin), Andrew McIntosh (viola), Rachel Beetz (flute), Brian Walsh (clarinet), and Nicholas Deyoe (conductor).

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February 7th, 2020

wasteLAnd Music

Culver City, CA

WENDE Museum, 8:00 pm

Performing Artificial Life by George Lewis, RAM (premiere) by Nicholas Deyoe, Codex (premiere) by Richard Barrett, and Heart of Tones by Pauline Oliveros.

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April 2020

ISCM World Music Days

Auckland, New Zealand

Programs/info TBA.

June 8th-22nd, 20200

Nief-Norf Summer Music Festival

Knoxville, TN

Performing, conducting, and teaching at this new extraordinary music festival.

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