Wooden Cities | contemporary music ensemble

Events

We're making big plans for the Fall, including premieres of works by Buffalo-based composers. Check back often as more shows will be added soon. For an archive of past performances click here.

Wooden Cities
March 10, 2016
Pausa Art House
Wooden Cities & Ensemble Suplex
2016 Concert Series - Program I
Wooden Cities shares a bill at Pausa Art House with Buffalo's newest new music quartet: Ensemble Suplex. Program to feature works by Andriessen, Birtwistle, Pisaro, as well as works by Buffalo composers John Bacon, Ethan Hayden, and Zane Merritt.

Zane Merritt - Burning City (2014)
Harrison Birtwistle - An Interrupted Endless Melody (1991)
Michael Pisaro - "Time May" from Tombstones (2012)
John Bacon/Chris Jentsch - selections from This with That (2015)
Ethan Hayden - Let's celebrate our corpse-strewn future! (2015)*
Louis Andriessen - Workers Union (1975)

*premiere performance

8:00pm
19 Wadsworth Street
Buffalo, NY 14201
$7, $5 students
April 28, 2016
Pausa Art House
Wooden Cities & Girilal Baars
2016 Concert Series - Program II
Wooden Cities is excited to host Swedish vocalist/composer Girilal Baars for a collaborative program at Pausa Art House. Concert to feature two of Baars' pieces, including the premiere of a new work for voice and oboe.

Girilal Baars - Fair Margaret (2015)*
Girilal Baars - Two-Timing (2012)
Cornelius Cardew - Treatise (1967)
-other works TBD-

*premiere performance

8:00pm
19 Wadsworth Street
Buffalo, NY 14201
$7, $5 students