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July 12-16, 2023

Quince Institute for Contemporary Vocal Chamber Music

Seattle, WA

The first annual summer workshop with Quince Ensemble focused on contemporary vocal chamber music, ensemble singing, composing for the voice, improvisation, music business, and more.

June 2023

Quince Recording Sessions

St. Paul, MN

Quince completes recordings for their 5th studio album at Wild Sounds in St. Paul Minnesota

May 6, 2023

Quince Ensemble at the Bang on a Can Long Play Festival

New York, NY

Quince Ensemble performs David Lang’s iconic ‘love fail’ on the 2023 Long Play Festival!

April 23, 2023

Quince Ensemble at Coffey Street Studio

New York, NY

Quince Ensemble performs music by Paul Pinto, Gilda Lyons, and Annika Sokolofsky

March 18, 2023

Album Release - The Bones Still Glow

Chicago, IL

Album release show for "The Bones Still Glow" with Em Spel and Mesonjixx at COnstellation Chicago


March 14, 2023

Performing with ~Nois Saxophone Quartet

Chicago, IL


Performing I Tell You Me by Annika Socolofsky with ~Nois at the Center on Hasted

March 12, 2023

Quince Ensemble Chicago

Chicago, IL

Quince Ensemble premieres music by Paul Pinto, Gilda Lyons, and Tomas Geuglio at Epiphany Center for the Arts.

February 26, 2023

Dal Niente at Frequency Festival

Chicago, IL

Performing with Ensemble Dal Niente at the Frequency Festival at Constellation Chicago.

February 22-24 2023

Residency at the University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA

Performing a concert with Ensemble Dal Niente including works by composers at the University of North Iowa.

February 4, 2023

Dal Niente at Carleton College

Northfield, MN

Dal Niente performs music by Carola Bauckholt, ​​Alican Çamcı, and Igor Santos at Carleton College

November 20, 2022

Dal Niente Presents

Chicago, IL


Ensemble Dal Niente presents Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and Kyle Flens at the Epiphany Center for the arts, featuring new works by Melissa Vargas Franco (Bogota, Columbia), and Emma Hospelhorn.

November 7, 2022

Quince Ensemble  Premieres Paul Pinto

Seattle, WA


Quince Ensemble (featuring School of Music faculty soprano Carrie Shaw) premieres multi-movement works by composers Paul Pinto and Annika Socolofsky, and performs songs by David Reminick - from supernatural Brooklyn shanty-singing and queer feminist rage ballads to dreamscapes both freaky and beautiful.

September 24, 2022

Ensemble Dal Niente - Proximity: Carola Bauckholt

Chicago, IL


Dal Niente opens its 2022-2023 season with a concert featuring works by groundbreaking composer Carola Bauckholt.

September 15-20, 2022

Quince Ensemble Residency

Winona, MN


Quince Ensemble workshops new pieces by Andres Carrizo, Annika Socolofsky, Paul Pino, Tomas Geuglio and more.

June 26, 2021

Ensemble Dal Niente "The Party"


July 24, 2020

Omaha Under the Radar – Online Festival Event 3

Omaha, NE



Live-stream from OutrSpaces and various cities across the United States

July 17, 2020

Omaha Under the Radar – Online Festival Event 3




Live-stream from OutrSpaces and various cities across the United States

July 8, 2020

Quince Ensemble – Workshop on Graphic Notation


Quince works with students from the Third Street Music Settlement in New York, NY on graphic notation composition and interpretation.


July 3, 2020

Omaha Under the Radar – Online Festival Event 2


RESONANCE – original film scores for early experimental films. Presented by Film Streams Omaha



June 21, 2020

Omaha Under the Radar – Online Festival Event 1


6:00-9:00PM  | Presented by Experimental Sound Studios - Quarantine Concerts


Live-stream from OutrSpaces and various cities across the United States



June 14, 2020

Digital Premiere - Courtney Bryan's "Dust to Dust"

Quince was supposed to premiere Courtney Bryan's Requiem with members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on the MusicNOW series in March 2020. Listen to the first movement of the work, Dust to Dust, recorded from our separate home studios. 




May 27, 2020

Generator Series: Quince Ensemble (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19)

Omaha, NE

Generator Series and KANEKO present Quince Ensemble, premiering a new opera by Annie Hui-Hsin Hsieh called "Proximal Encounters."


May 15, 2020

Hasco Duo and Mike Wittgraf (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19)

Omaha, NE

5:00PM | Reverb Lounge


Hasco Duo collaborates with composer and computer music performer Mike Wittgraff.


May 1, 2020

Quince Ensemble in Minneapolis (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19)

Minneapolis, MN

Quince Ensemble performs on the Westminster Town Hall.


April 30, 2020

Quince Ensemble at Schubert Club (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19)

Minneapolis, MN

April 24, 2020

"love fail" by David Lang Album Relearse (ONLINE!)

Quince Ensemble releases their 4th studio album: David Lang's "love fail."

April 7-9, 2020

Quince at Berklee College (ONLINE DUE TO COVID-19)


Quince workshops new music by student composers at College in Boston. 


April 3, 2020

The Quarantine Concerts - Experimental Sound Studio

Presented by Experimental Sound Studio:

March 23, 2020

Chicago Symphony Orchestra's MusicNOW Series (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19)

Chicago, IL

Quince Ensemble premieres a new work by composer Courtney Bryan with members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on the MusicNOW Series curated by Missy Mazzoli.


February 27, 2020

Generator Series: FOUND SOUND


Generator Series and KANEKO Present an evening of music inspired by found sounds of Omaha. 

February 10, 2020

Eko Nova presents Quince Ensemble

Omaha, NE

Eko Nove presents Quince Ensemble at KANEKO, performing their Dust Bowl inspired program: "This A-Changin' World."


January 28-February 2, 2020

Taproot New Music Festival at UC Davis

Davis, CA

Quince Ensemble in residence at the Taproot New Music Festival at UC Davis performing "Music for 18 Musicians" by Steve Reich, giving artist talks, and worshiping and performing new works submitted to the festival call-for-scores.

January 12, 2020

Lakeville Arts Concert Series with Quince Ensemble

Minneapolis, MN

Coffee Concert Series No. 1


Lakeville, MN




November 20-25, 2019

Quince Ensemble in Omaha

Omaha, NE

Quince Ensemble workshops new music and commissions, including a new opera written for the ensemble by Annie Hui-Hsin Hsieh.


November 10, 2019

Dal Niente records Mouthpiece 32 by Erin Gee

DeKalb IL

Dal Niente records music by Erin Gee at Aphorisms Studios.


November 6, 2019

Dal Niente performs Erin Gee

DeKalb, IL


Northern Illinois University New Music Festival

​Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the NIU Music Building

550 Lucinda Avenue

DeKalb, IL, 60115

Erin Gee’s award-winning Mouthpiece series uses non-traditional vocal sounds to construct intricate sonic landscapes. 


October 11, 2019

Generator Series: WAILING


7:00PM | KANEKO 1111 Jones St.

An evening of experimental chamber music presented by Generator Series and KANEKO with performances by Stacey Barelos, Tim Strang, Christine Beard, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett.

Music by George Crumb, Helmut Lachenmann, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett, and Stacey Barelos.


September 21, 2019

7:00PM | Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE

Lincoln Calling Festival


June 27-July 1, 2019

Quince records "love fail" by David Lang


Quince records David Lang's iconic work for 4 singers who play percussion


July 24-27, 2019

Omaha Under the Radar 2019


Presenting 4 days of contemporary music, dance, theatre, and performance art in Omaha, NE.



June 13-19, 2019

Quince at Connecticut Summerfest


Quince will be in residence at this festival for emerging composers, performing brand new works for their instrumentation.


May 30-31, 2019

World Premiere Opera with Quince and Kamraton

Pittsburgh, PA

Quince and Kamraton will premiere "Her Holiness the Winter Dog" by composer Curtis Rumrill and librettist Webberly Ebberly Finnich.


May 12, 2019

QUINCE NYU Residency with Nevermind the Noise Collective

New York

Quince collaborates with NYU composers for a student reading concert of new pieces for voices.




Province Town Playhouse

133 MacDougal Street

New York, NY 10012


May 10, 2019

Quince at Look and Listen Festival

New York

Look and Listen Festival NYC

Quince returns to NYC for a double bill with The Bang Group


The Invisible Dog Art Center

New York, NY


May 4, 2019

Hasco Duo with Fredrick Gifford


A dramatic concert of multi-media works by Fredrick Gifford, Lena Nietfield, Tomas Gueglio, and Guillaume Dufay featuring Jesse Langen, guitar and Amanda DeBoer Batlett, voice.

Bancroft Street Market

Omaha, NE


April 28, 2019

Vesper Concert Series with Quince

Omaha, NE

A celebratory concert concluding Quince's year-long residency with Vesper Concerts. 


3:00 PM


Presbyterian Church of the Cross

Omaha, NE


April 17, 2019

World Premiere by Jamie Leigh Sampson

Fredonia, NY

Premiering a new song cycle by composer Jamie Leigh Sampson

April 8-15, 2019

UC Berkeley Residency with Quince

Berkeley, CA

Quince workshops and performs music by students at the University of California Berkeley. 



March 28-31, 2019

Hasco Duo TOUR with Mike Wittgraf

Grand Forks, Chicago, St. Paul

March 28, 2019 - University of North Dakota Grand Forks

March 30, 2019 - Chicago Academy for the Arts

March 31, 2019 - Studio Z, St. Paul

March 19, 2019

Hasco Duo at University Club


An evening of improvised soundscapes and experimental folk music. 

March 9, 2019

Quince in NYC

New York, NY

The DiMenna Center


8pm (Doors open at 7:30pm)

Tickets - $17 ($15 at door)


March 6-8, 2019

Musical Masterworks presents Quince Ensemble

Old Lyme, CT

The First Congregational Church of Old Lyme


2 Ferry Rd

Old Lyme, CT 06371



Tickets and info


February 24, 2019

Dal Niente at Frequency Festival


Constellation Chicago presents Frequency Festival

February 24, 2019


February 9, 2019

Generator Series: Resilience

Omaha, NE

Generator Series presents Ensemble Dal Niente at KANEKO, performing Body of the State by Eliza Brown, as well as Jenna Lyle and Dominique Morgan.      


January 23-27, 2019

Dal Niente Florida Tour


Dal Niente tours Florida, including stops at FIU and New Music New College.



December 13, 2018

Dal Niente presents with Ammie Brod

Milwaukee, WI

A recital of works for viola, voice, and clarinet at the Milwaukee Museum of Art. 

December 9, 2018

Dal Niente presents with Ammie Brod

Chicago, IL

Performing new music for viola and voice by Jacob Sudol at Constellation Chicago.


December 1, 2018

Quince Ensemble in New York

New York, NY

Performing Morton Feldman's concert-length work "Three Voices"


November 8, 2018

Ensemble Dal Niente at DePaul University

Chicago, IL

Celebrating the opening of DePaul School of Music's new buildings and concert hall renovations. 

November 3, 2018

Ensemble Dal Niente at UC Davis

Davis, CA

Performing music by composer Erin Gee with Ensemble Dal Niente.


October 30, 2018

Quince at the Library of Congress

Washington D.C.

Performing music by Federico Garcia-De Castro, Eliza Brown, Liz Pearse, and more.


October 23-25, 2018

Linfield College Residency

McMinnville, Oregon

Quince works with the students of Linfield College, including workshops, masterclasses, and performances. 


October 21, 2018

Quince Ensemble in Omaha

Omaha, NE

The first concert as part of Quince's Vesper Concerts residency in Omaha, NE. Quince will perform music from their repertoire, including side-by-side performances with area high school and college stuents. 


3:00 PM


Presbyterian Church of the Cross

Omaha, NE


More info


October 5-9, 2018

Ensemble Dal Niente in Mexico City

Mexico City, MX

Ensemble Dal Niente collaborates with Delfo Danza in Mexico City.


September 30, 2018

Ensemble Dal Niente premieres Erin Gee

Chicago, IL

The world premiere performance of a new work by composer Erin Gee, commissioned with an award from Chamber Music America's classical commissioning program. 


September 22-23, 2018

Vesper Concerts Residency with Quince

Omaha, NE

Working with Omaha-area students on chamber music and contemporary vocal chamber ensemble repertoire as part of Quince's residency with Vesper Concerts.


September 20, 2018

Lincoln Calling

Lincoln, NE

Curating an event as Omaha Under the Radar, and performing with Quince Ensemble.


August 25, 2018

Quince with Lumina

St. Paul, MN

Quince performs new repertoire for their 2018-19 season, sharing the bill with Lumina.


Summit Center for Arts and Innovation


August 2, 2018

Mostly Mozart with Quince Ensemble and International Contemporary Ensemble

New York, NY

Performing John Adams' Grand Pianola Music with Quince Ensemble and the International Contemporary Ensemble as part of the Mostly Mozart Festival.


7:30 PM


Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

524 West 59th Street

New York, NY, 10019


Tickets and info


July 25-28, 2018

Omaha Under the Radar 5th Anniversary Festival

Omaha, NE


May 4-7, 2018

Quince Ensemble | Lawrence University Residency

Appleton, WI

Residency at Lawrence University including masterclasses, workshops, and performances. 


Lawrence University

Appleton, WI

April 6-8, 2018

Resonant Bodies Chicago


Performing music by Lori Reckling, Pascal Dusapin, and Amanda DeBoer Bartlett with Ammie Brod (viola) and Jesse Langen (guitar).

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April 4, 2018

Quince Ensemble in St. Louis

St. Louis

Quince Ensemble performs the music of LJ White at Washington University in St. Louis.


April 2018

Motherland Album Release

Quince Ensemble releases our third studio album, Motherland, on New Focus Recordings. Featuring music by Jennifer Jolley, Laura Steenberge, Gilda Lyons, and Cara Haxo.

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March 29-31, 2018



Performing music by Michael Wittgraf with guitarist Jesse Langen. Learn more:


March 24, 2018

Quince Ensemble | Three Voices Philadelphia



Quince performs Feldman's iconic, Three Voices, presented by Philadelphia-based Bowerbird!




University Lutheran Church

Philadelphia, PA


March 23, 2018

Quince Ensemble | Three Voices New York

New York


Quince performs Feldman's iconic, Three Voices, in the beautiful midtown NYC!



DiMenna Center

New York, NY


March 14-16, 2018

Quince Ensemble | Albion College Residency

Albion, MI

Quince works with the students of Albion College and performs The Little Matchgirl Passion along with other pieces from their repertoire. 


March 9-10, 2018

UNK New Music Festival

Kearney, NE

University of Nebraska at Kearney New Music Festival XVII featuring soprano Amanda DeBoer Bartlett.


Submit to the call for scores:

More info

February 23, 2018

New Music DePaul




February 10, 2018

Keep Your Options Open


Join us in celebrating our fourth season of Option, a weekly series of improvised music curated by Ken Vandermark, Tim Daisy, and Andrew Clinkman, and hosted by ESS. Keep Your Options Open II will feature Nate Wooley’s exciting new ensemble from NYC, knknighgh, and a premiere of a new work entitled, “310 Lines” by Amanda DeBoer Bartlett (voice) with Katie Young (bassoon and electronics) and Jenna Lyle (voice and movement). 


Saturday, February 10 at 8 PM - 11 PM

Fulton Street Collective

1821 W Hubbard St, Chicago, Illinois 60622




February 8-9, 2018

Quince Ensemble | Three Voices

Portland, OR

Three Voices by Morton Feldman presented by Third Angle New Music.


7:30PM (both nights)


Third Angle New Music

Studio 2

Portland, OR


More info:


January 14, 2018

An Evening with Quince Ensemble at Reverb Lounge


Quince Ensemble is a vocal quartet that performs new classical music by living composers, experimental music, and early American songs. Come hear their latest collaboration with composer LJ White, “The Best Place for This,” for voices and live electronic processing, along with music by David Lang, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and more. 


January 13, 2018

Quince Ensemble in Kansas City

Kansas City

7:00 PM

The Writers Place

3607 Pennsylvania Ave, Kansas City, Missouri 64111

Come hear Quince Ensemble perform their latest collaboration with composer LJ White, "The Best Place for This," for voices and live electronic processing, along with music by David Lang, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and more!

Tickets - $10 General Admission


January 5-6, 2018

Chamber Music America Showcase

New York

Performing at the Chamber Music America conference artist showcase.


CMA NYC Conference

New York, NY


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December 6-9, 2017

Quince Ensemble at Cornish College


Residency at Cornish College of the Arts, including masterclasses, workshops, composer reading sessions, and performances.


Cornish University

PONCHO Recital Hall

Seattle, WA

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December 2-3, 2017

Delfos Danza with Ensemble Dal Niente


This production marks the second iteration of Dal Niente’s STAGED series, for which the ensemble welcomes the Mazatlán-based Delfos Danza Contemporánea to Chicago.

Saturday, December 2, 8:00pm

Sunday, December 3, 4:00pm

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

1650 N Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60614


December 2017

Hasco Duo recording sessions


Hasco Duo records their third studio album at Experimental Sound Studio in Chicago, IL.



November 19, 2017

Opera Vox at Gallery 1516


Joining mezzo soprano Kelsey Park for a recital of songs. 

November 19, 2017 | 11:30AM

Gallery 1516

Omaha, NE



November 11, 2017

Quince Ensemble | Cambridge



LJ White: The Best Place for This (Chamber Music America Commission) for four voices and electronics

Dave Reminick: The Trampoline for four voices

Amy Beth Kirsten: "a storied death" from QUIXOTE for three voices

The Lilypad

1353 Cambridge St

Cambridge, MA 02139


Tickets - $15 General // $10 Students



November 10, 2017

Quince Ensemble | New York

New York

Join Quince Ensemble for the world premiere of "The Best Place for This" by LJ White, commissioned by Chamber Music America, and pieces by Dave Reminick and Amy Beth Kirsten!



LJ White: The Best Place for This (Chamber Music America Commission) for four voices and electronics

Dave Reminick: The Trampoline for four voices

Amy Beth Kirsten: "a storied death" from QUIXOTE for three voices

Arts on Site

12 St Marks Place

NY NY 10003


Tickets - $15 General // $10 Students

October 28, 2017

National Opera Week with Opera Omaha


Opera Omaha presents an evening of music by composer Missy Mazzoli.

The Union for Contemporary Art


October 20-22, 2017

Piece Her Together


Piece Her Together features soprano Amanda DeBoer Bartlett in a fully-staged theatrical production of two mono-dramatic works: Eliza Brown’s The Body of the State, a portrayal of Juana of Castile's imprisonment at the hands of her family, and Katherine Young’s When stranger things happen, a noir meditation on loss, myths of femininity, and the potential of the imagination.

Friday, October 20, 7pm

Saturday, October 21, 7pm

Sunday, October 22, 3pm


The Edge Theatre

5451 North Broadway

Chicago, IL 60640


Tickets and info:



October 2, 2017

Hasco Duo and Sam Amidon at OutrSpaces


Hasco Duo - Jesse Langen and Amanda DeBoer - share a bill with composer and multi-instrumentalist Sam Amidon.

October 2, 2017 

OutrSpaces Omaha

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September 23, 2017

Quince at Constellation


September 23, 2017 | 8:30PM

Constellation Chicago

3111 N. Western Ave

Quince begins their fall season at Constellation with Where Is Home Now?, featuring the world premieres of works by Chicago composers David Reminick, Fredrick Gifford, and Quince's own Amanda DeBoer Bartlett. In addition, they perform the Chicago premieres of two works by Laura Steenberge and Cara Haxo from their upcoming album Motherland. This raw, intimate program explores dreams, perception, and the grandeur of cataclysmic events. 


Matthew Oliphant will be opening up the concert with a piece by Jonathon Kirk for horn and electronics as well as a short improvisation. 

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September 21, 2017

Dal Niente with George Lewis at Art Institute Chicago


 A weekend of music, art, and conversation at the Art Institute of Chicago celebrating the work of composer George Lewis. 



6:00 PM Ando Gallery: Alejandro Acierto

6:30 PM Gallery 161: Katie Young and Amanda DeBoer Bartlett

7:00 PM Griffin Court: Artificial Life (2007)

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September 1, 2017

Benson First Friday Femme Fest


An annual festival that celebrates women in music. Performing with Hasco Duo - Jesse Langen - at the Petshop Gallery. 

August 13-19, 2017

Quince Ensemble Residency


Quince yearly rehearsal residency. Held at OutrSpaces Omaha. 


August 7, 2017

Solo performance at OutrSpaces


Sharing a bill with trombonist David Dove at OutrSpaces Omaha. 


July 13, 2017

Music and Masters at the Joslyn


Presented by Joslyn Art Museum and Opera Omaha. The event features songs from the French literature and a lecture on late-19th century French painting.


July 5-8, 2017

Omaha Under the Radar 2017

Omaha, Nebraska

A festival for contemporary music, dance, and theatre.

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June 3, 2017

THE PARTY with Ensemble Dal Niente


Ensemble Dal Niente's yearly PARTY production will feature a premiere performance of a new immersive music-theatre piece by compsoer Joshua Fineburg. 

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May 5, 2017

Laborintus II by Luciano Berio


Presented by Alia Musica, Quince will perform Luciano Berio's masterwork "Laborintus II" for three voices, chamber orchestra, and choir. 'More info:


May 26-27, 2017

"Strangers in Paradise" with Opera Omaha


Opera Omaha and the Great Plains Theatre Conference partner to produce the world premiere production of "Strangers from Paradise" by Nevada Jones and Kevin Lawler

May 26-27, 2017



April 23, 2017

Generator Series Presents: Dal Niente and Stacey Barelos


Kaneko and Omaha Under the Radar present the Generator Series, a concert series dedicated to contemporary and experimental music and sound installation. 

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March 5, 2017


Washing, D.C.

Premiering "Petrichor" solo voice by composer Lori Reckling at the Atlas Performing Arts Center.

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March 2017

Quince Midwest Tour PART II




March 24, 2017 - LOVE FAIL IN ROCKFORD



March14, 2017

love fail at Grinnell College

Grinnell, IA

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performs love fail by David Lang at Grinnell College. 

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February 22-28, 2017

Quince Midwest Tour PART I


Quince tours "love fail" by David Lang as well as our featured ensemble commissions to cities in the Great Lakes region:

2/21 Ohio Wesleyan University

2/22 Columbus, OH

2/23 Toledo, OH

2/25 Detroit, MI

2/27 Bowling Green, OH

2/28 Toledo, OH

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February 19, 2017

Hard Music Hard Liquor - Ensemble Dal Niente


Ensemble Dal Niente Presents: Hard Music Hard Liquor, an evening of virtuosic contemporary classical music and specialty cocktails.

Constellation Chicago


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February 18, 2017

Frequency Festival - Quince


Come celebrate the release of Quince's sophomore album, Hushers, as part of the Frequency Festival. 

Double bill with Olivia Block!

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December 10, 2016

Quince Premieres Curtis Rumrill


Presented by Alia Musica, Quince will premiere "The Passion of the WIlt-Mold Mothers" by Curtis Rumrill. 

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November 14-16, 2016

Quince at Connecticut College

New London, Connecticut

Quince performs music for voices and electronics.

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November 13, 2016

Quince at Constellation Chicago


Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performs music for voices and electronics. 

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October 30, 2016

New Music at the Green Mill - RADIO VOLTAIRE


New Music at the Green Mill presents: RADIO VOLTAIRE – a real fake


Hasco Duo (Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and Jesse Langen)

Mabel Kwan

Liz Pearse


October 30, 2016



October 26-29, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente California Tour

Los Angeles and Claremont, California

Performing "Deerhoof Variations" by Greg Saunier,and music by Natacha Diels, Katherine Young and more.

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October 14, 2016

MTNA Conference

Omaha, Nebraska

Premiering new work by Anthony Donofrio with percussionist Scott Shinbara at the MTNA Conference. 




October 9, 2016

Ear Taxi Festival with Quince


Quince premieres new work by composer Joe Clark as part of the Ear Taxi Festival in Chicago. 

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September 18, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente at Constellation Chicago


Ensemble Dal Niente premieres new work in connection with Score Follower. 

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August 13, 2016

Wrapped, Dyed, & Woven: A Celebration of Sheila Hicks

Omaha, Nebraska

Joslyn Art Museum closes its Sheila Hicks exhibit with a reception featuring live music by Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and cellist Sophia Potter. 

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August 7, 2016

French Song Recital

Friday Harbor, Washington

An afternoon recital of French songs and arias. Inquire for details. 


July 23-29, 2016

Avaloch Farm Music Institute

Boscawen, New Hampshire

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble in residence at the Avaloch Farm Music Institute. More info:


July 18-22, 2016

Walden School Residency with Quince

Dublin, New Hanmpshire

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble works with students and composers at the Walden School. More info:



July 6-9, 2016

Omaha Under the Radar 2016


The 3rd Annuall Omaha Under the Radar Festival to be held at Kaneko, Joslyn Art Museum, and more.


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June 4, 2016

Austin New Music Co-op with Quince


Quince collaborates with the composer/performers of the Austin New Music Co-op to premiere several new works.


May 20, 2016

Contempo Chicago


Premiering a new work by Tomas Gueglio at the University of Chicago


May 13, 2016

KODY Festival with Quince

Lublin, Poland

Quince will be performing David Lang's masterpiece love fail at the Kody Festiwal in Lublin, Poland.  


Production by Beth Morrison Projects.


More details soon!


April 30, 2016

Dal Niente Party 2016!


Ensemble Dal Niente's annual party and immersive conert. Performing works by Aperghis, Tenney, Marcos Balter, Jessie Marino, and more.


April 22, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente at the Des Moines Art Center

Des Moines, Iowa

Ensemble Dal Niente plays music by Greg Saunier, LJ White and more.

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April 14, 2016

The Music of Salvatore Sciarrino at EMPAC

Troy, NY

EMPAC at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute presents "The Music of Salvatore Sciarrino." Works by the Italian composer, conducted by Rensselaer arts faculty Nicholas DeMaison and featuring instrumental ensembles and vocalist Amanda DeBoer Bartlett. Concert hall. $18 general; $13 for seniors, RPI staff and faculty and non-RPI students; $6 for RPI students.

April 2, 2016

Quince performs UC Composer


Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performs the music of PhD composers at the University of Chicago


March 11-18, 2016

Residency at Tulane University

New Orleans

In residency at Tulane University, March 11-18, 2015.

March 8, 2016

Outpost Series with Quince

Riverside, CA

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performs on the Outpost Series in Riverside, CA


March 6, 2016

Center for New Music with Quince

San Francisco

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble performs at the Center for New Music in San Francisco


February 29-March 5, 2016

Stanford Residency with Quince

Paolo Alto

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble works with the PhD compositions students at Stanford University.


February 12-21, 2016

"Switch" Opera Premiere

Cambridge, MA

World premiere of new opera by John Aylward called "Switch," with director Laine Rettmer, baritone Mikhail Smigelsky, and the East Coast Contemporary Ensemble. 


Le Laboratoire

Cambridge, MA


January 4-7, 2016

Recording Quince's second studio album


Quince is recording our second studio album with producer Dan Nichols, to be release in 2017. 


January 31, 2016

Ben Melsky Recital


Performing music by Eliza Brown on a recital with Ben Malsky, harp at Northwestern University. 




December 2015

Video project: Eliza Brown and Quince


Creating the premiere video of Eliza Brown's "Prospect and Refuge" with Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble. 


Supported by Columbia College Chicago.


November 22, 2015

Quince: It Was Witchcraft


Quince premieres new work by Jennifer Jolley and Kendall Jolley based on the court proceedings of Pussy Riot. Plus music by Scelsi and more.


Constellation Chicago

Novermber 7, 2015

Northwestern University New Music Conference (NUNC)

Evanston, IL

Performing works by Kate Soper and Rick Burkhardt with Ensemble Dal Niente at NUNC 2015


Chicago, IL

October 19-29, 2015

Avaloch Residency with Quince

Boscawen, NH

In residence with Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble at Avaloch Farms



Ravenswood Manor Park

Chicago, IL


October 17, 2015

Holland Stages Festival


Omaha Under the Radar curates a stage at the Holland Performing Arts Center celebrating Omaha Performing Arts' 10 Year Anniversary.


Featuring Hasco Duo and Zephyrus

October 8, 2015

Premiering John Zorn's "Julamatteret"


World premiere of John Zorn's "Julamatteret" for voice and piano at Constellation Chicago.


October 5, 2015

Option Series with Hasco Duo


Hasco Duo performs on Option Series at Experimental Sound Studio, curated by Ken Vandermark, Tim Daisy, and Andrew Clinkman.




September 14, 2015

Dal Niente Presents: Hasco Duo


Dal Niente presents Hasco Duo, featuring new works by Ray Evanoff, Morgan Krauss, Max Grafe, and Jonathan Sokol.



The Hideout Inn



September 11, 2015

New Music Chicago Party


Hasco Duo performs on the 10 year anniversary party of New Music Chicago.



Pianoforte Building

Chicago, IL


September 10, 2015

Resonant Bodies Festival

New York City

Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and Jesse Langen (Hasco Duo) perform on the second night of the Resonant Bodies Festival in New York.



Abrons Art Center

New York



September 8, 2015

Hasco Duo at the Windup Space


Hasco Duo shares the bill with Nudie Suits at the WIndup Space

September 7, 2015

Hasco Duo at Silo City


Hasco Duo shares the bill with David Wegehaupt on the SIlo Sessions at Silo City


September 6, 2015

Hasco Duo at Bop Stop


Hasco Duo shares the bill with Ogni Suono at the Bop Stop



 August 7, 2015

Ravenswood Manor Park


Performing with Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble at the Ravenswood Manor Park summer concert series.




August 6, 2015

Three Voices with Quince


Performing Morton Feldman's "Three Voices" with Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble at High Concept Labs


July 8-11, 2015

Omaha Under the Radar


Four days of contemporary performance in Omaha, directed by Amanda DeBoer with Stacey Barelos, Kayleigh Butcher, Kate Campbell, and Aubrey Byerly.


May 23, 2015

"A" is for...


At Kaneko - Vimbayi Kaziboni and The New Philharmonic present "A' Is For... : An immersive concert featuring music by Xenakis, Aperghis, and more.

May 20, 2015

Hasco Duo at Narloch Studios


Hasco Duo performs original works for guitar and voice, sharing the bill with Chris Narloch (piano).


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May 19, 2015

Ensemble Pamplemousse

New York

Ensemble Pamplemousse performs new and recent works by Andrew Greenwald, Bryan Jacobs, Natacha Diels, Chris Bailey, and Eoin Callery at the DiMenna Center.

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May 17, 2015

Frequency Series


Quince performs new repertoire comissioned by the ensemble on the Frequency Series at Constellation.





May 15, 2015

University of Chicago Presents


Performing new music by composer Iddo Aharony at the University of Chicago.


April 25, 2015

Quince at Fast Forward Austin


Quince performs Morton Feldman's "Three Voices" at Fast Forward Austin


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April 24, 2015

East Coast Contemporary Ensemble

New York

ECCE Presents their Call for Scores concert at the DiMenna Center.


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April 19, 2015

Chicago Academy for the Arts Student Opera


Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, in residence at the Chicago Academy for the Arts, premieres new the new opera composed by academy students.


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April 17, 2015

Composer Reading at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee


Quince workshops and performs the music of composers from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.


March 22-23, 2015

George Crumb "Madrigals" at NIU and UW-Madison

Dekalb and Madison

Performing Georg Crumb's "Madrigals" with Greg Byer, percussion, March Buchner, flute, and Erin Lesser, flute. 



March 18, 2015

Hasco Duo at Narloch Studios


Hasco Duo performs arrangements of Dufay songs, and shares the program with pianist Mabel Kwan.

March 14, 2015

Spahlinger at 70: with Ensemble Dal Niente


Performing works by Mathias Spahlinger as part of a weeklong celebration of the composer featuring multiple ensembles.


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March 3-6, 2015

Black House Collective Residency

Kansas City, MO

The 13th Black House Collective workshop will take on a new format, an intensive four-day rehearsal and performance process. Over the course of the workshop, participants will work with the Black House visiting artists to rehearse and premiere seven new compositions.


Featuring guest artists Amanda DeBoer and Chris Wild of Ensemble Dal Niente


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March 1, 2015

Masters and Music at UNO


In partnerhsip with artist Susan Knight, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett and Quince present music and patterns on the Music and Masters Series at UNO.


More info coming.


 February 27-March 1, 2015

Quince Nebraska Tour

Omaha, Kearney

Quince visits Omaha and Kearney with new music for contemporary acapella vocal ensemble.



February 26 2015 @ KANEKO 7:00PM

February 28 2015 @ UN-Kearney

March 1 2015 @ UN-Omaha


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February 28, 2015

Quince at UNK


Quince performs Morton Feldman's iconic "Three Voices" at the University of Nebraska Kearney


February 26, 2015

Quince at KANEKO


Quince and artist Sue Knight explore the artistic possibilities of water through music and visual art.





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February 18, 2015

UNO Percussion Ensemble plays Bjork


Singing with the UNO Percussion Ensemble, led by Scott Shinbara, on a concert featuring arrangements of Bjork.



Strauss Performing Arts Center


January 17, 2015

Omaha Under the Radar and Opera Omaha @ Slowdown


Opera Omaha and Omaha Under the Radar co-curate an evening of music, featuring music for two pianos and

working with guest music director Christopher Rountree.


More info soon.

January 10, 2015

The New Philharmonic at KANEKO


Led by Vimbayi Kaziboni, the New Philharmonic performs music by Michael Gordon and Ben Phelps at KANEKO.





December 5, 2014

Expanding Intimacy with Holly Herndon at Guggenheim

New York

In an 8 channel ambisonic environment, Holly Herndon manipulates the natural sound world toward a state of hyper-intimacy. 


(performing "Crossing the Interface")


Guggenheim Museum

New York, NY


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November 30, 2014

Dal Niente Presents Ben Melsky, harp


Performing a new work by Eliza Brown as part of a solo concert by Ben Melskey, harp.



Chicago, IL


September 13, 2014

Petite Musique at UNO


Amanda DeBoer Bartlett, Robert Burrows, Max Stehr, and April McCloskey Stehr perform a short concert of contemporary chamber music.



Strauss Center for Performing Arts


October 24 & 25, 2014

Feldman's "Three Voices" with Quince

Milwaukee and Kent

Fedman's vocal tour-de-force is an incomperable experience. Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble will perform the 50-minute work with three live voices.


October 24, 2013

Unruly Music Series

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


October 25, 2014

Kent State University


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October 30, 2014

Comfort Music with Quince


Quince performs on Comfort Station's Comfort Music series.


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October 17 & 19, 2014

Verdi's "Rigoletto" with Opera Omaha


Performing Countess Ceprano in Verdi's lush masterpiece. 


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September 19, 2014

New Work by Luke Schulze


Premiere of a new chamber work by Luke Schulze with members of Ensemble Dal Niente.



Lake Forest College

 July 24-26, 2014

Quince and Grant Wallace Band

Cedar Rapids and Chicago

Quince teams up with Grant Wallace Band for two shows:


July 24: Legion Arts

Cedar Rapids, IA


July 26: Musical Offering

Chicago, IL


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July 10-13, 2014

Omaha Under the Radar


4 Days of Contemporary Music, Dance and Theatre in Omaha, NE


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