2018-19 Season Calendar



Opening Reception: Additive Measures
September 8, 2018 - Oakland, CA
Public launching of sound installation "on|off" developed with video artist Xuan and composer Danny Clay using homemade synthesizers with enclosures designed by artist Simon Pyle at Slide Space 123.

Installation: Additive Measures
September 9-October 12, 2018 - Oakland, CA
Exhibiting audience based sound installation "on|off" developed with video artist Xuan and composer Danny Clay using homemade synthesizers that we constructed with enclosures designed by artist Simon Pyle.

Concert: Timespans at DiMenna Center
August 15, 2018 - Manhattan, NY
Alarm Will Sound on the Timespans festival with Alex Mincek, Chimeras (excerpt), world premiere; Zosha Di Castri, Phonotopographie; King Britt/Christopher Stark, The Intention, NY premiere.

Concert: Roulette
August 16, 2018 - Brooklyn, NY
Performing with Alarm Will Sound at Roulette, one of New York City's hubs for experimental music and dance.

Concert: Sheldon Concert Hall
September 21, 2018 - St. Louis, MO
Performing and designing multimedia elements with Alarm Will Sound on "a tour de force on the idea of ideas." (The Boston Globe) Alarm Will Sound returns to the Sheldon with "Mind Out of Matter" a 74-minute, eight movement suite by composer Scott Johnson that examines religion from an atheist point of view.

Public Dress Rehearsal: Frankenstein
October 31, 2018 - Chicago, IL
A special Halloween open dress rehearsal for a new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale presented by University of Chicago's Court Theater.

Preview Performances: Frankenstein
November 1-9, 2018 - Chicago, IL
Eight chances to see a thrilling new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale presented by University of Chicago's Court Theater.

Opening Night: Frankenstein
November 10, 2018 - Chicago, IL
Opening night for a thrilling new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale presented by University of Chicago's Court Theater.

Education Events: Frankenstein
November 14-November 29, 2018 - Chicago, IL
A series of student matinee performances of a thrilling new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale presented by University of Chicago's Court Theater.

Performances: Court Theater, Frankenstein run
November 11-December 2, 2018 - Chicago, IL
Twenty chances to see a thrilling new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale presented by University of Chicago's Court Theater.

Concert: Tonina Saputo
December 6, 2018 - St. Louis, MO
Collaborating with jazz bassist and singer Tonina Saputo in her opening set for Alarm Will Sound at the Sheldon Concert Hall.

Performances: Public Theater, Frankenstein run
January 3-12, 2019 - Manhattan, NY
Public Theater's landmark Under the Radar Festival presents the New York premiere of this thrilling new evening-length multimedia work with light and shadow artists Manual Cinema exploring concepts of love, loss, and creation tangled in the famous Frankenstein tale.

Concert: Medeski Martin & Wood joins Alarm Will Sound
January 9, 2019 - Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn Steel hosts this Winter Jazzfest collaboration between two of the most experimental musical groups from the jazz and classical worlds.

Concerto: Elliot Cole's "The Future is Bright"
February 18-20, 2019 – Madison, WI
Performing as a soloist on a new work written for Peter Ferry, Elliot Cole's "The Future is Bright", at University of Wisconsin Madison.

Concert: Matt Marks tribute
March 1, 2019 - St. Louis, MO
Alarm Will Sound will pay tribute to Matt Marks, founding member, composer, and horn player, who passed away in St. Louis in May 2018. The program will feature the music of Matt as well as new music by Michael Harrison, 2018 Guggenheim fellow and composer who has been an "American maverick" by Philip Glass.

Concert: Lawrence University
April 5, 2019 - Appleton, WI
Performing and designing multimedia elements with Alarm Will Sound on Scott Johnson's "Mind Out of Matter" exploring the words and ideas of philosopher Daniel Dennett.

Concert: Alarm System premieres
May 10, 2019 - St. Louis, MO
Alarm Will Sound will premiere new music by Dave Douglas, trumpeter, Guggenheim Fellow, and recipient of and Aaron Copland award, and two GRAMMY® nominations, on a program that includes works by Chen Yi, Distinguished Professor at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance, and King Britt, Philadelphia, DJ/Producer, Pew Fellow, and host of Red Bull's Transmissions.

Concert: Mizzou International Composers Festival
July 25, 2019 - Columbia, MO
Alarm Will Sound returns to Columbia, MO for the tenth annual Mizzou International Composers Festival.

Concert: Mizzou International Composers Festival
July 27, 2019 - Columbia, MO
Alarm Will Sound returns to Columbia, MO for the tenth annual Mizzou International Composers Festival.