==============================================================

17 September 2006
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet
Festa Italiana, 2:30 pm
tent facing Syracuse's New York State Office Building on Washington St.
Syracuse, NY

==============================================================
16 September 2006
NPR's Weekend America picks the CD:
"Tight Sweater: Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits"
as classical CD of the month!
listen to Steve Smith's NPR review here (click 'listen' after following the link below) 
Weekend America Classical Music Pick of the month, September 2006

==============================================================
10 September 2006
WORLD PREMIERE
Farfalle Cotte
Antidogma Musica
Museo Civico Casa Cavassa, 6:30 pm & 9 pm
Saluzzo, Italy

==============================================================
13 August 2006
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits
CD Review
New York Times

==============================================================
8 August 2006
CD Release
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits

============================================================== 
5 August 2006
Fruity Pebbles
Andrew Russo, Colin Jacobsen, Ed Arron
Bridgehamptom Chamber Music Festival 
Children's Museum of the East End
Bridgehamptom, NY

=============================================================
15 July 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Full Force: The New Rock Complexity,
curated by John Zorn 
Tonic, 9 pm 
107 Norfolk St.
New York, NY

=============================================================
4 June 2006
String Quartet No. 2
Galax Quartet
Berkeley Festival
Loper Chapel at First Congregational Church
Dana at Durant
Berkeley, CA

=============================================================
21 May 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Tribeca New Music Festival
Flea Theater, 7 pm 
41 White St.
New York, NY

==============================================================
21 May 2006
Farfalle Cotte
Merge Left
Society For New Music 
Society For New Music Benefit
==============================================================
13 May 2006
Jaana
David Nadal 
The Monkey, 8 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
13 May 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
Bodenhammer Auditorium, 7:30 pm
Coastal Carolina Community College
Jacksonville, NC

==============================================================
18 April 2006
5 Quiet Machines
Real Quiet
Muzik3 Festival 
La Jolla, CA 
 
==============================================================
11 April 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
St. Mary of the Woods College, 7 pm 
Terre Haute, IN

==============================================================
week of 9 April 2006
"Brick" featured on NPR's Symphony Cast

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra: The Cheswatyr Commission from Carnegie Hall
SymphonyCast takes you to Carnegie Hall for the world premiere of 
Marc Mellits' imaginative new work, "Brick", described by The New York Times as writing 
"in a post-Minimalist style informed by the formal structures of Baroque music." 
check listings for air day and time
==============================================================
4 April 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
Fickling Hall, Mercer University, 7:30 pm 
Macon, GA

============================================================== 
30 March 2006
Mellits Consort
Music Journeys Lively Arts at Le Moyne Series
Syracuse, NY, Le Moyne Collge, 8 PM

click for more info 
==============================================================
24 March 2006
MELLITS CONSORT CD PRE-RELEASE
The Mellits Consort is pleased to annouce the pre-release of their debut album, 
"Paranoid Cheese."

==============================================================
14 March 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Knitting Factory
Old Office, 10 pm 
74 Leonard Street
New York, NY

==============================================================
3 March 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Stadtcasino Musiksaal, 7:30 pm
Basel, Switzerland 
==============================================================
1 March 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Location TBA
Modena, Italy
============================================================== 
28 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Teatro Comunale
Treviso, Italy
============================================================== 
27 February 2006
NPR Performance Today 
Performance Today will feature three movements from "Brick,"
as well as an interview with Marc
check local listings for air time or: 
listen in to the interview here
============================================================== 
27 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Teatro Nuovo 8 pm 
Udine, Italy
==============================================================
24 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio Nacionalde de Espana 10:30 pm
Madrid, Spain 
==============================================================
23 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio de Leon 8:30 pm 
Leon, Spain 
==============================================================
22 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio Principe Felipe 8 pm 
Oviedo, Spain 
==============================================================
21 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Location TBA 8 pm 
Vittoria, Spain 
==============================================================
4 February 2006
WORLD PREMIERE!
Brick 
ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Carnegie Hall, NYC

photos: Ken Nahoum
CLICK FOR PRESS RELEASE
==============================================================
4 February 2006
Electric Kompany
Kevin R. Gallagher's new "avant-pop" group's
arrangements of classic Mellits Consort tunes
The Monkey, 7 & 9 pm 
37 W. 26th St., 1201 
New York, NY

==============================================================
2 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Williams Center
Lafayette College
Easton, PA
==============================================================
29 January 2006 
Sound Effect: Astride the Centuries - Mellits and Beethoven
Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY

panel discussion with Martin Bresnick & Marc Mellits 
==============================================================
21 January 2006
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
The Monkey, 8 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
20 January 2006
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
The Monkey, 8 & 10 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
15 January 2006
Fruity Pebbles 
Oracle Trio 
Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Scarsdale Community Baptist Church 
Scarsdale, NY 
==============================================================
9 November 2005
DEVIATIONS RELEASED
Dominc Frasca's new guitar solo CD, Deviations, is released on Canteloupe. 
Four works of Mellits are on the disc, including:
"Dometude" (from Five Chanukah Etudes for the Frascas)
as well as three beautiful arrangements of movements from 
11 Miniatures for Baroque Ensemble (arrangements by Frasca)

 

==============================================================

17 September 2006
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet
Festa Italiana, 2:30 pm
tent facing Syracuse's New York State Office Building on Washington St.
Syracuse, NY

==============================================================
16 September 2006
NPR's Weekend America picks the CD:
"Tight Sweater: Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits"
as classical CD of the month!
listen to Steve Smith's NPR review here (click 'listen' after following the link below) 
Weekend America Classical Music Pick of the month, September 2006

==============================================================
10 September 2006
WORLD PREMIERE
Farfalle Cotte
Antidogma Musica
Museo Civico Casa Cavassa, 6:30 pm & 9 pm
Saluzzo, Italy

==============================================================
13 August 2006
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits
CD Review
New York Times

==============================================================
8 August 2006
CD Release
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet Plays the Music of Marc Mellits

============================================================== 
5 August 2006
Fruity Pebbles
Andrew Russo, Colin Jacobsen, Ed Arron
Bridgehamptom Chamber Music Festival 
Children's Museum of the East End
Bridgehamptom, NY

=============================================================
15 July 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Full Force: The New Rock Complexity,
curated by John Zorn 
Tonic, 9 pm 
107 Norfolk St.
New York, NY

=============================================================
4 June 2006
String Quartet No. 2
Galax Quartet
Berkeley Festival
Loper Chapel at First Congregational Church
Dana at Durant
Berkeley, CA

=============================================================
21 May 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Tribeca New Music Festival
Flea Theater, 7 pm 
41 White St.
New York, NY

==============================================================
21 May 2006
Farfalle Cotte
Merge Left
Society For New Music 
Society For New Music Benefit
==============================================================
13 May 2006
Jaana
David Nadal 
The Monkey, 8 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
13 May 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
Bodenhammer Auditorium, 7:30 pm
Coastal Carolina Community College
Jacksonville, NC

==============================================================
18 April 2006
5 Quiet Machines
Real Quiet
Muzik3 Festival 
La Jolla, CA 
 
==============================================================
11 April 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
St. Mary of the Woods College, 7 pm 
Terre Haute, IN

==============================================================
week of 9 April 2006
"Brick" featured on NPR's Symphony Cast

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra: The Cheswatyr Commission from Carnegie Hall
SymphonyCast takes you to Carnegie Hall for the world premiere of 
Marc Mellits' imaginative new work, "Brick", described by The New York Times as writing 
"in a post-Minimalist style informed by the formal structures of Baroque music." 
check listings for air day and time
==============================================================
4 April 2006
Agu
Roger McVey 
Fickling Hall, Mercer University, 7:30 pm 
Macon, GA

============================================================== 
30 March 2006
Mellits Consort
Music Journeys Lively Arts at Le Moyne Series
Syracuse, NY, Le Moyne Collge, 8 PM

click for more info 
==============================================================
24 March 2006
MELLITS CONSORT CD PRE-RELEASE
The Mellits Consort is pleased to annouce the pre-release of their debut album, 
"Paranoid Cheese."

==============================================================
14 March 2006
Electric Kompany
art rock band arrangements of Mellits pieces
Knitting Factory
Old Office, 10 pm 
74 Leonard Street
New York, NY

==============================================================
3 March 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Stadtcasino Musiksaal, 7:30 pm
Basel, Switzerland 
==============================================================
1 March 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Location TBA
Modena, Italy
============================================================== 
28 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Teatro Comunale
Treviso, Italy
============================================================== 
27 February 2006
NPR Performance Today 
Performance Today will feature three movements from "Brick,"
as well as an interview with Marc
check local listings for air time or: 
listen in to the interview here
============================================================== 
27 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Teatro Nuovo 8 pm 
Udine, Italy
==============================================================
24 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio Nacionalde de Espana 10:30 pm
Madrid, Spain 
==============================================================
23 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio de Leon 8:30 pm 
Leon, Spain 
==============================================================
22 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Auditorio Principe Felipe 8 pm 
Oviedo, Spain 
==============================================================
21 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Location TBA 8 pm 
Vittoria, Spain 
==============================================================
4 February 2006
WORLD PREMIERE!
Brick 
ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Carnegie Hall, NYC

photos: Ken Nahoum
CLICK FOR PRESS RELEASE
==============================================================
4 February 2006
Electric Kompany
Kevin R. Gallagher's new "avant-pop" group's
arrangements of classic Mellits Consort tunes
The Monkey, 7 & 9 pm 
37 W. 26th St., 1201 
New York, NY

==============================================================
2 February 2006
Brick
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Williams Center
Lafayette College
Easton, PA
==============================================================
29 January 2006 
Sound Effect: Astride the Centuries - Mellits and Beethoven
Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY

panel discussion with Martin Bresnick & Marc Mellits 
==============================================================
21 January 2006
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
The Monkey, 8 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
20 January 2006
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
The Monkey, 8 & 10 pm 
37 W. 26th St. #1201
New York, NY

==============================================================
15 January 2006
Fruity Pebbles 
Oracle Trio 
Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Scarsdale Community Baptist Church 
Scarsdale, NY 
==============================================================
9 November 2005
DEVIATIONS RELEASED
Dominc Frasca's new guitar solo CD, Deviations, is released on Canteloupe. 
Four works of Mellits are on the disc, including:
"Dometude" (from Five Chanukah Etudes for the Frascas)
as well as three beautiful arrangements of movements from 
11 Miniatures for Baroque Ensemble (arrangements by Frasca)

==============================================================

8 November 2005
WORLD PREMIERE!
Gonzalo Speaks 
Fiari Ensemble 
Teatro Baretti
Torino, Italy
==============================================================
16 October 2005
Parking Violation
Poné Ensemble
New Paltz Methodist Church
New Paltz, NY
review
==============================================================
14 October 2005
Tight Sweater
&
Disciples of Gouda 
Real Quiet (with Jennifer Vicanti) 
Le Moyne College Lively Arts & Music Journeys
W. Carroll Coyne Center for the Performing Arts, Le Moyne College 
Syracuse, NY

==============================================================
9 October 2005
Fruity Pebbles 
Trio Mondiale 
Everson Museum 
Syracuse, NY

Click for details
==============================================================
30 July 2005
5 Machines 
Bang on a Can 2005 Summer Institute Marathon
Hunter Center
MassMoCA
Click here for details
==============================================================
9-24 July 2005 
South African Silhouettes (DVD) 
Music by Marc Mellits 
Photography by Elizabeth Groat 
Cazenovia College: Chapman Gallery 
Cazenovia, NY 
==============================================================
26 April 2005 
Jaana (Electric Guitar Version) 
David Nadal 
Brooklyn College 
Brooklyn, NY 
==============================================================
22-24 April 2005 
Fruity Pebbles
Composer in Residence
Heidelberg New Music Festival 
Tiffin, OH
==============================================================
17 April 2005 
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
Los Angeles, CA

==============================================================
16 April 2005 
WORLD PREMIERE! 
Tight Sweater
Real Quiet
Muzik3 Festival
San Diego, CA
==============================================================
16 April 2005 
Disciples of Gouda 
Muzik3
San Diego, CA
==============================================================
8 March 2005 
Spin
Cristina Buciu & Marc Mellits 
Oasis
Syracuse, NY

==============================================================
6 March 2005 
Platter of Discontent 
Society for New Music
Hosmer Auditorium
Everson Museum 
Syracuse, NY, 3 PM
[Click here for Press Release] 
==============================================================
30 January 2005
String Quartet No. 2 
KRONOS QUARTET COMMISSIONS MARC MELLITS 
The Kronos Quartet announces the commission of Marc Mellits for a new string quartet.
The new work will be premiered at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, January 30. 
Kronos Quartet 
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

photo by Jay Blakesberg
==============================================================
29 January 2005
11 Miniatures
American Baroque
Renaissance & Baroque Society of Pittsburgh 
Synod Hall, Pittsburgh, PA, 8 pm

Click here for details 
==============================================================
21 January 2005
5 Machines 
Bang On A Can All-Stars 
Hamilton College
Clinton, NY

==============================================================
20 January 2005
Guest Lecturer 
Yale School of Music 
Yale University
New Haven, CT
============================================================== 
9 December 2004 
5 Machines 
Fiari Ensemble 
Conservatorio "Guiseppe Verdi"
Piazza Bodoni 6 
Torino, ITALY, 9 PM 
==============================================================
18 November 2004 
Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts Award 
Marc Mellits is the recipient of the prestigious 
Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts Award. 
Each year, the Foundation confidentially nominates 
composers whom they feel would benefit at this point in their career from an 
unrestricted grant. Marc Mellits was selected as one of only two winners.
==============================================================
14 October 2004 
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca, solo guitar
Music Journeys Lively Arts at Le Moyne Series
Syracuse, NY, Lemoyne Collge, 8 PM 

==============================================================
1 October 2004 
Fruity Pebbles 
Trio Parlando 
Musikschule der Stadt Ulm, 7:30 PM 
Germany 
============================================================== 
26 September 2004 
Parking Violation 
Jackie Leclair, solo oboe and reverb unit 
Merkin Hall, NYC, 3 PM 
CLICK HERE FOR FLYER 
==============================================================
24 September 2004 
Agu
world premiere! 
Andrew Russo, piano
Cutting Room, NYC, 7 PM 
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS 

==============================================================
8-9 July 2004 
Groove Canon 
Seventh Chapter of Fine Brass & Isorhythms 
Brisbane, Australia
==============================================================
1-2 July 2004 
M&W
LeLabo
Paris, France
MORE INFO
==============================================================
22 June 2004
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
Knitting Factory, NYC 
==============================================================
23 April 2004
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
Fresno State University 
==============================================================
20 April 2004
Minetudes
Dominic Frasca 
Oberlin College 
==============================================================
10 & 18 April 2004
Premiere of "Platter of Discontent"
Geneseo, NY & Syracuse, NY
Society for New Music
MORE
==============================================================
9 April 2004
Piano Trio "Fruity Pebbles" (performance) 
Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY 
MORE
============================================================== 
2-4 April 2004
Premiere of M&W
Lille, France
Libretto by Celia Houdart/Music by Marc Mellits
MORE
==============================================================
March 2004
Publication of "8 Etudes for 2 Guitars" now available in the US!
Published by Henry Lemoine, France
distributed in the US by Theodore Presser
MORE
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