Wooden Cities | contemporary music ensemble


In addition to regularly presenting concerts of contemporary music, Wooden Cities has embarked on a number of significant projects, including teaching residencies, live film-scoring, and reconstructing works from Buffalo's rich history of new music. Below are pages documenting a selection of these projects.

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Wooden Cities collaborates with artists from the Starlight Studio & Art Gallery to produce a concert of graphic music. (July 2016)
Wooden Cities participates in a full-day residency with the Greece Olympia Jazz Band, including multiple improvisation workshops with different age groups, and culminating in a joint performance with the jazz band featuring John Zorn's Cobra. (January 2016)
A full program of works by Buffalo composers, including recently composed pieces and reconstructions of pieces from Buffalo's rich history of new music. (Febuary 2014)
Wooden Cities performs live, quasi-improvisatory music to score some classic (and not-so-classic) silent Christmas films. (December 2013/14)