EVAN RUNYON is a musician
Evan Runyon is an American bassist, composer, arranger and producer.
A noted soloist, collaborator and session player, Evan has worked with The Knights, International Contemporary Ensemble, Klangforum Wien, Metropolis Ensemble, Talea Ensemble, Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra, and Contemporaneous. Composers with whom Evan has been privileged to work directly include Julia Wolfe, Rebecca Saunders, Brian Ferneyhough, Louis Andriessen and George Lewis, and he's performed and recorded with Wye Oak, Emily Wells, and members of Eighth Blackbird and the Bang on a Can All-Stars.
Evan's principal mentor was Robert Black, and he undertook notable additional studies with Uli Fusseneggar, Gregg August and Paul Ellison. He performs and records on early and modern acoustic and electric basses and has a not-insignificant body of recorded work on electric and acoustic guitars, five string banjo and voice.
A Tucson, Arizona native, Evan is fond of esoteric drink, b-horror films and small animals. He lives in riverside Greenpoint, Brooklyn with his wife LeeAna Benson and their cats Jupiter and Eva.
schedule of events
18 November 2018 - Baroquelyn
13 January 2020 - Exceptet
13 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
15 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
16 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
28 February 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble with Emily Wells
18 March 2018 - Metropolis Ensemble
8 May 2019 - Urban Playground Chamber Orchetra
20 April 2020 - Exceptet
© 2018 evan runyon