evan runyon

ˈɛvən ˈrʌnjən

musician in New York;
specialist in acoustic and electric basses and guitars;
performer, composer, arranger, instrument designer;

Evan Runyon is a multi-instrumentalist and composer in New York.

As acoustic and electric bassist he has appeared with Klangforum Wien, The Knights, International Contemporary Ensemble, Talea Ensemble, Metropolis Ensemble and Ensemble Signal; is a founding member of antiphonal rock band Real Loud and double bass quartet Large Furniture; and has collaborated with Raphael Saadiq, Wye Oak, Emily Wells, loadbang and the Miró Quartet.

As an orchestral musician, Evan is a member of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra and has performed with the Phoenix and New Mexico symphonies, the American Composers Orchestra and many others. A prolific session musician, he has performed on tracks with combined streams in the hundreds of thousands as well scores for major motion pictures, television shows and triple-A videogames.

Evan's principal mentor was Robert Black, with who he earned a postgraduate diploma.
Curriculum vitae available upon request.

Jerfalcon, Thank you, Lloyd (2021) — performer, composer, producer
Jerfalcon, Revel in discontent (2020) — performer, composer, producer
Paul Catanese, Century of Progress/Sleep (2019) — performer
Emily Wells, This World is Too _____ For You (Thesis & Instinct, 2019) — performer
William Britelle, Spiritual America (New Amsterdam/Nonesuch, 2019) — performer
Weird Radicals, Bangers Ball (Burger Records, 2018) — performer, orchestrator
Latin Heartbeat Orchestra, El Regreso (NewGenSalsa, 2014) — performer
Afrodelic Stegosaurchestra, Afrodelic Stegosaurchestra (Afro Baile, 2008) — performer, composer

18 December 2020 - Cantata Profana presents Fables
Music by Hasanova, Lang, Dowland, Sciarrino, Gerasimenok and Monteverdi
Irondale Center, Brooklyn NEW YORK

19 December 2020 - Cantata Profana presents Fables
Music by Hasanova, Lang, Dowland, Sciarrino, Gerasimenok and Monteverdi
Irondale Center, Brooklyn NEW YORK

23 April 2021 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Music by Mozart, Bruch, Ludwig and Stravinsky
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Burlington VERMONT

24 April 2021 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Music by Mozart, Bruch, Ludwig and Stravinsky
Paramount Theater, Rutland VERMONT

contact the guy at evan@evanrunyon.com

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