Yu Oda

- Composer -

Agenda:

Upcoming Events

2018

May 4 @ 20:00 - Philharmonie Luxembourg: A premiered of my new work "Down and Arise", commissioned by the contemporary music ensemble from Luxembourg, Lucilin. The work will be written for and premiered by the ensemble. I will also participate in pre-concert discussion on that day from 19:45. https://www.philharmonie.lu/en/programm/united-instruments-of-lucilin-miroirs/1714

June 15 - 23 - Oerol Festival, Terschelling: As composer and performer, I am participating in the theater project "FAUST", composing music and working with Noord Nederland Toneel and musicians from Noord Nederland Orkest. The performance is everyday during the festival. https://www.nnt.nl/faust

September 8 - TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht: Laurent Warnier and I will perform our works as Plastiklova during the Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2018. https://gaudeamus.nl/en/events/gaudeamus-saturday-night-2/

November 9 @ 23:30 - Grand Theater, Groningen: "The Cord Pulse", a new project with the string ensemble from Groningen, Kamerorkest van het Noorden, and a visual artist Hannes Andersson, to create music with electronics and a string ensemble coordinated with the light and video installation will be premiered during Sounds of Music Festival.

November 11 @ 16:00 - Splendor, Amsterdam: Pestova/Meyer Piano Duo will perform my work "Behind the Scene", which was originally written for and premiered by the duo in 2012.

November 12 - Brussels, Belgium: Pestova/Meyer Piano Duo will perform my work "Behind the Scene" during Ars Musica Festival. The piece was originally written for and premiered by the duo in 2012. https://www.arsmusica.be


2019

April 6 - Location TBA, Groningen: "The Cord Pulse", a new project with the string ensemble from Groningen, Kamerorkest van het Noorden, and a visual artist Hannes Andersson, to create music with electronics and a string ensemble coordinated with the light and video installation was premiered during Sounds of Music Festival in November 2018. We will develop and perform it again during Clash Festival. Facebook Event


- More events are coming up and will be updated as soon as confirmed!



Past Events

2010

January 23 @20:15 - Rotterdam, World Music and Dance Theatre: Asko/Schoenberg ensemble will premiere "Doppelganger" in 8x7 project concert.

January 24 @15:00 - Conservatorium van Amsterdam, Haitink Zaal: Asko/Schoenberg will perform the same piece in the same concert series.

January 25 @20:15 - Den Haag, Theatre aan't Spui: Asko/Schoenberg will perform the same piece in the same concert series.

June 15 @17:30 - Conservatorium van Amsterdam: "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" will be premiered in the CMtNWT concert.

September 18 @14:00 - Dusseldorf, Eko-Haus: Cologne Gagaku Ensemble and I will perform Gagaku as a part of the Buddhist ceremony called "Paramita Fest", which is held in the end of Fall and Spring.

November 13 @19:00 - Cologne, University of Cologne: I will play the hichiriki with the Kölner Gagaku Ensemble in the concert.

December 31 @21:30 - Dusseldorf, Eko Haus: The Kölner Gagaku ensemble and I will perform Gagaku as a part of the Buddhist ceremony called "Silvester-Feier", which is held in the end of a year.

2011

January 9 @11:30 - Theater aan het Vrijthof, Maastricht: Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Masato Suzuki will perform a new piece.

January 11 @20:15 - Haarlem, Philharmonie Haarlem: The same piece will be performed.

January 12 @20:15 - Eindhoven, Muziekgebouw: The same piece will be performed.

January 13 @20:00 - Utrecht, Vredenburg: The same piece will be performed.

January 14 @20:00 - Apeldoorn, Orpheus: The same piece will be performed with Pianist Pascal Meyer.

January 18 @20:00 - Enschede, Nationaal Muziekkwartier: The same piece will be performed.

January 19 @12:30 - Amsterdam, Concert Gebouw: The same piece will be performed.

January 19 @20:15 - Nijmegen, Keizer Karel Podia: The same piece will be performed.

January 22 @15:00 - Conservatorium van Amsterdam: The same piece will be performed during the open day concert presented by the composition department.

January 23 @15:15 - Leeuwarden, SSB De Harmoni: The same piece will be performed.

February 14 @15:00 - Cologne, Japanese Culture Institute: I will perform the hichiriki with Cologne Gagaku Ensemble at the JaDe prize ceremony.

March 17 @14:15 - Consevatorium van Amsterdam, Room 445: I will present my master thesis "Preserving the Tradition - an initial approach to gagaku as a composer" during the master research sympodium.

March 21 @19:00 - Consevatorium van Amsterdam, Blue Note Zaal: "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" will be performed in the CMtNWT concert.

May 4 @16:00 - California State University, Northridge: I will give a lecture and present my music to the composition class.

May 25 @19:30 - Amsterdam, Bethanienklooster: Leo Smit Ensemble will premiere "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothe" (6tet version) in Geneco Composition Salon.

June 10 @14:15 - Consevatorium van Amsterdam, Haitink Zaal: "The Signature in the Box" and "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" (6tet version) will be performed during the Composers' Festival.

September 6 @20:15 - Utrecht, Geertekerk: "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" will be performed by Amsterdam Collage Ensemble as a part of Gaudeamus Music Week 2011

September 8 @20:00 - Consevatorium van Amsterdam, Haitink Zaal: I am organizing a concert for Gagaku Music Society of Tenri University.

September 17 @16:00 - Amsterdam, Bethanienklooster: "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothe" (6tet version) will be performed by Leo Smit Ensemble in the chamber music festival, as the final round of Henriette Bosmansprijs

September 22 @16:00 - Amsterdam: I will play the hichiriki in a gagaku trio during the Shinto ceremony organized by Shinto Foundation Europe.

November 23 @ 16:00 - Huddersfield, Town Hall: The new piece "My Daughter" will be premiered by Ensemble 10/10 during Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

December 31 @20:30 - Dusseldorf, Eko-Haus: The Kölner Gagaku ensemble and I will perform Gagaku as a part of the Buddhist ceremony called "Silvester-Feier", which is held in the end of a year.

2012

February 24 @ 20:15 - Apeldoorn, Gigant: "Humanize Me" will be premiered by orkest de ereprijs during the Young Composers' Meeting 2012.

March 7 @19:30 - Liverpool, Liverpool Philharmonics Hall: "My Daughter" will be performed by Ensemble 10/10

April 8 @ 19:00 - Boston Conservatory, US: Joint Venture Percussion Duo will perform "The Signature in the Box" during Rachel Xi Zhang's master recital.

June 10 @15:00 - Amsterdam, Het Veem: "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" will be performed by Looptail.

June 17 @16:00 - Amsterdam, Amstelkerk: "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" will be performed by Amsterdam Collage Ensemble.

June 23 @15:00 - Amsterdam, Muziekgebouw aan't ij: Amsterdam Collage Ensemble will perform "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" as a part of the Toonzetters 2012/ Holland Festival; the piece has been nominated for the prize:

July 14 - Darmstadt International Summer Course: Joint Venture Percussion Duo will perform "The Signature in the Box" during the Summer Course.

September 5 @ 19:00 - Utrecht, Vredenburg Leeuwenbergh: orkest de ereprijs will perform "Humanize Me" during Gaudeamus Muziek Week 2012.

October 9 @ 20:30 - Tilburg, De Link: "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" will be performed by Looptail.

October 20 @ 12:00 - Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium van Amsterdam: "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" will be performed by Amsterdam Collage Ensemble during the 3rd International Blockflute Festival.

December 2 @ 18:30 - Luxembourg Philharmonie: Pestova/Meyer piano duo will premiere the new work "Behind the Scene" for piano and toy piano during the Toy Piano World Summit.

2013

February 7 @ 20:00 - Utrecht, Rasa: Amsterdam Collage Ensemble will perform "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" during Gaudeamus Jonge Componistenbal.

February 8 @ 20:00 - Utrecht, Rasa: Looptail will perform "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" during Gaudeamus Jonge Componistenbal.

February 24 @ 17:00 - CAPe, Ettelbruck, Luxembourg: Pestova/Meyer piano duo will perform "Behind the Scene".

April 9 @ 20:30 - Tilburg, Het De Link: Amsterdam Collage Ensemble will perform "The Scheme of the Sea Organ".

May 21 @ 12:30 - Amsterdam, Muziekgebouw aan't ij: Amsterdam Collage Ensemble will perform "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" among the other repertoire of the ensemble.

May 31 @ 13:00 - Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium van Amsterdamj: Amsterdam Collage Ensemble will perform "The Scheme of the Sea Organ" during the final master concert of Sarah Jeffery.

June 5 @ 20:00 - Maarten Lutherkerk: Project 128 - I will perform with Amsterdam Collage Ensemble and Looptail (Stichting Earvision), including a new work of mine for this project.

August 10 @ 20:30 - Lux, Nijmegen: A new work "In Your Dream" written for the National Youth Orchestra (NJO) and pianist Pascal Meyer will be premiered.

August 11 @ 14:00 - Politieacademy, Apeldoorn: A new work "In Your Dream" will be performed by the National Youth Orchestra (NJO) and pianist Pascal Meyer.

August 30 @ 21:00 - Roodkapje, Rotterdam: Project 128 - I will perform various works (including mine) with the group.

October 5 @ 20:30 - Korzo Theater, Den Haag: Looptail will perform "Behind the Scene" (written for piano and toy piano).

October 12 @ 23:00 - Studio/K, Amsterdam: Project 128 - I will perform various works (including mine) with the group.

December 7 @ 22:00 - Zaal 100, Amsterdam: Project 128, I will perform various works (including mine) with the group.

December 13 @ 23:00 - Vlla, Amsterdam: Project 128, I will be DJing for the promotion event of Project 128.

December 15 @ 14:30 - Splendor, Amsterdam: I will be performing "Inlets" by John Cage at the concert of Koen Kaptijn.

2014

January 12 @ 20:30 - Splendor, Amsterdam: Montak meets Looptail - an arrangement of my piece "Humanize Me" will be performed by musicians of Looptail and Monotak.

January 24 @ 12:00 - Luxembourg City, Luxembourg: "The Signature in the Box" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Pascal Meyer.

January 25 @ 22:00 - Rasa, Utrecht: Project 128 in Gaudeamus Jonge Componistenbal - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including the premiere of my new works.

January 26 @ 20:00 - Bitburg, Germany: "The Signature in the Box" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Pascal Meyer.

January 30 @ 20:30 - NatLab, Eindhoven: Project 128 - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works.

February 1st @ 22:00 - Vlla, Amsterdam: Project 128 with BBQ - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works.

April 10 @ 22:00 - Korzo Theater, Den Haag: Project 128 - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works.

June 28 @ 22:00 - City Proms, Leeuwarden: Project 128 - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works: "Humanize Me", "Everybody's Brainwashed", "She Knows", and more.

July 3 - Tivoli Vredenburg, Utrecht: Project 128 - I will participate in the opening festival of this amazing music hall in Utrecht by presenting my work "Everybody's Brainwashed".

September 17 @ 17:00 - ACEC Gebouw, Apeldoorn: I am invited as a guest speaker for the project of orkest de ereprijs, talking about composition and my works to the students.

November 19 @ 11:30 - Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam: Project 128 - In Klankspeeltuin, I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works: "Humanize Me", "Everybody's Brainwashed", "She Knows", and more.

November 19 @ 22:00 - Zaal100, Amsterdam: Project 128 - I will perform various works as a DJ with the group, including my works: "Humanize Me", "Everybody's Brainwashed", "She Knows", and more.

March 6 @ 20:00 - NSG Groenewoud, Nijmegen: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

2015

March 13 @ 20:00 - Johannes Fontanus College, Barneveld: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

March 14 @ 15:00 - Hattingen, Germany: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

March 14 @ 20:00 - Bochum, Germany: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

March 20 @ 20:00 - Noordik, Almelo: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

March 21 @ 20:00 - TBA, Amersfoort: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

March 27 @ 20:00 - Volkshotel, Amsterdam: A new version of "Behind the Scene" for toy piano and electronics with the sound system of 8-channel surround speakers "Apparātus Circular" will be performed by Anne Veinberg during the "ZEST" event.

March 27 @ 20:00 - Ludger College, Doetinchem: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

April 10 @ 20:00 - Marnix College, Ede: orkest de ereprijs will perform a new version of "Humanize Me" during their project.

April 17 @ 21:00 - Deutschlandfunk Cologne, Germany: Ensmeble Phoenix will perform my work "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" during the festival "East Asia Modern".

July 3 @ 16:00 - Parish Hall, Viitasaari, Finland: "Behind the Scene" will be performed by musicians of Looptail during "Time of Music Festival".

August 22 @ 23:30 - Westerunie, Amsterdam: "Project 128" gig during Grachtenfestival. "Humanize Me" and "Everybody's Brainwashed" will be played as well as new tracks by others!

Sept 27 @ 17:00 - Bijdetijds, Concertzender: My works are featured during the radio programme and will be broadcasted with my interview.

October 25 @ 15:00 - Het Veem, Amsterdam: "Behind the Scene" and "The Signature in the Box" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Pascal Meyer.

October 26 @ 9:00 - Het Veem, Amsterdam: "Behind the Scene" and "The Signature in the Box" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Pascal Meyer.

October 31 @ 19:30 - Grand Theatre, Groningen: Looptail will perform "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" and "Behind the Scene" during Sounds of Music Festival.

December 16 @ 20:30 - Intro In Situ, Maastricht: Looptail will perform "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes" and "Behind the Scene".

December 29 @ 20:30 - Bimhuis, Amsterdam: a premiere of a new work titled "Base to Base" written for David Kweksilber Big Band.

2016

January 30 @ 20:00 - Festival de Wiltz, Luxembourg: A new version of "Behind the Scene" written for Joint Venture Percussion Duo will be premiered.

February 1 @ 19:30 - Dampfzentrale Bern, Switzerland: A new work for Ensemble Proton will be premiered.

February 2 @ 20:00 - Gare du Nord Basel, Switzerland: A new work for Ensemble Proton will be performed.

February 5 @ 21:00 - Corrosia, Almere: Project 128 will perform including some of my works!

March 4 @21:00 - Zaal100, AmsterdamProject 128 will perform including some of my works!

March 13 @ 12:00 - Concert de Midi, Luxembourg City: A new version of "Behind the Scene" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion duo.

April 20 @ 20:00 - De Roode Bioscoop, Amsterdam: During Looptail's CD presentation concert, they will perform "Like a Beautiful Woman with Dirty Clothes", which is on the CD.

May 19 @21:00 - Volkshotel Doka, AmsterdamProject 128 will perform including some of my works!

May 30 @ 20:00 - Luxembourg Philharmonie: "The Signature in the Box" will be performed by Joint Venture Percussion Duo and pianist Pascal Meyer.

June 18 @ 22:05 - Atelier neuer Musik, Deutschlandfunk: my works are featured in their radio programme and will be broadcasted with my interview.

October 1 @ 20:00 - The Ark, Bucharest, Romania: I will participate in InnerSound Festival with Project 128, and my work will be performed during the performance.

October 19 @ 20:00 - J. D. Williams Whiskey Bar, Amsterdam: As part of Amsterdam Dance Event, Project 128 will have a performance during the week, and my work will be performed.

2017

April 20 @ 19:00 - Splendor, Amsterdam: I will perform in the collaboration project of Project 128 and Monoták, during the 2nd edition of Electronic Extravaganza Festival.

April 25 @ 20:00 - The Kitchen, New York: "Everybody's Brainwashed" has been selected to be presented for the MATA Festival 2017. I will work with the Danish ensemble Scenatet to perform this work.

June 7 @20:00 - Temple de la Madeleine, Geneva: "Behind the Scene" will be performed by Wilhem Latchoumia Lebielle & Pierre Mancinelli during Les Athénéennes Festival 2017.

June 9 @ 22:00 - Schuim, Amsterdam: I will do a solo live electronics performance and present my works in an event organized by my colleagues from Japan.

June 24 @ 23:59 - Neushoorn, Leeuwarden: Project 128 will participate in CityProms Festival 2017 perform my tracks including the premiere of my new work "Type-M".

October 6 @ 13:13 - Het Orgelpark, Amsterdam: Anne Veinberg and Ere Lievonen will perform my work for piano and toy piano "Behind the Scene".

October 6 @ 21:00 - Zaal 100, Amsterdam: Project 128 will perform in Zaal100", The Signature in the Box" will be performed some of my works including my new track "Type-M".

November 19 @ 20:30 - Luxembourg City, Luxembourg: Project 128 will participate in Rainy Days Festival 2017 and perform "Humanize Me" during the event.

December 6 @ 20:00 - Mudam, Luxembourg: A new duo project with my colleague Laurent Warnier "Plastiklova" will have a premiere performance. The duo is for vibraphone and electronics, and we will perform my new work for this duo.

December 10 @ 16:00 - Muziekhuis Utrecht, Utrecht: As part of Gaudeamus Muziekweek Sessies, Plastiklova will perform my new work for this duo.