EVAN RUNYON is a musician
that lives in Brooklyn NY

biography 

Evan Runyon is an American bassist, composer, arranger and producer.

Founder-director of antiphonal rock band Real Loud and a member of Exceptet, he has performed with The Knights, International Contemporary Ensemble, Klangforum Wien, Metropolis Ensemble, American Composers Orchestra, Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra and Contemporaneous. Evan has been privileged to work directly with composers Julia Wolfe, Rebecca Saunders, Brian Ferneyhough, Louis Andriessen and George Lewis, and has appeared and recorded with Wye Oak and Emily Wells.

Evan studied with Robert Black and performs principally on an instrument by Arnold Schnitzer and bow by Roy G. Quade. A native of Tucson, Arizona, Evan is fond of esoteric drink, Mexican food, b-horror films and small animals. His favorite bands are Liars, MMW and Suicide.

evan@evanrunyon.com/(520) 250-6191
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schedule of events

13 January 2019 - Exceptet
(le) poisson rouge, New York NEW YORK
Proram TBA, double bill with Warp Trio

03 February 2019 - Baroquelyn
Old First Reformed Church, Brooklyn NEW YORK
Program entitled, "Sound the Trumpet"

13 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
Diehlgasse, Vienna AUSTRIA
Open rehearsal and MICA question/answer panel

15 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
Helmut-List-Halle, Graz AUSTRIA
Music by Timothy McCormack, Hakan Ulus, Park Jung-Eun, Nuno Costa Lillar and Chris Swithinbank

16 February 2019 - Klangforum Wien
Gyorgy-Ligeti-Saal, Graz AUSTRIA
Klangforum reads Impuls Academy participants' works

28 February 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble with Emily Wells
House of Yes, Brooklyn NEW YORK
Bowery Presents Emily Wells' record release show

16 March 2019 - Talea Ensemble Residency @ The Stone
The Stone at the New School, New York NEW YORK
Music for double bass quartet by Greg Chudzik

18 March 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble
Angel Orensanz Center, New York NEW YORK
Program TBA

4 April 2019 - Century of Progress/Sleep
Ho Tung Visualization Lab at Colgate University, Hamilton NEW YORK
A new multimedia chamber opera by Paul Catanese

5 April 2019 - Century of Progress/Sleep
Ho Tung Visualization Lab at Colgate University, Hamilton NEW YORK
A new multimedia chamber opera by Paul Catanese

6 April 2019 - Century of Progress/Sleep
Ho Tung Visualization Lab at Colgate University, Hamilton NEW YORK
A new multimedia chamber opera by Paul Catanese

8 May 2019 - Urban Playground Chamber Orchetra
Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York NEW YORK
In collaboration with the Harry T Burleigh Society

7 July 2019 - Heartbeat Opera presents Don Giovanni
Kaul Auditorium at Reed College, Portland OREGON
Presented as part of Chamber Music Northwest's Summer Festival

9 July 2019 - Heartbeat Opera presents Don Giovanni
Kaul Auditorium at Reed College, Portland OREGON
Presented as part of Chamber Music Northwest's Summer Festival

20 April 2020 - Exceptet
Short North Stage, Columbus OHIO
Program TBA

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