EVAN RUNYON
acoustic and electric basses
brooklyn new york

American bassist and composer Evan Runyon has performed with Klangforum Wien, The Knights, International Contemporary Ensemble, Metropolis Ensemble and Talea Ensemble. He has worked directly with composers Julia Wolfe, Rebecca Saunders, Louis Andriessen and George Lewis, and collaborated with Wye Oak, Emily Wells, the Miró Quartet, and members of the Bang on a Can All-Stars and Eighth Blackbird.

Evan is founder-director of antiphonal rock band Real Loud and double bass quartet Large Furniture, a member of L'Histoire ensemble Exceptet, and an enthusiastic collaborator across manifold musical genres. A prolific session musician, the tracks on which Evan has performed have combined streams in the tens of thousands.

His principal mentor was Robert Black, with whom he earned a postgraduate diploma.

20 August 2019 - Talea Ensemble / TIME:SPANS Festival 2019
Mary Flagler Cary Hall at the DiMenna Center, New York NEW YORK

21 August 2019 - Talea Ensemble / TIME:SPANS Festival 2019
Mary Flagler Cary Hall at the DiMenna Center, New York NEW YORK

26 August 2019 - Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra / CJF in Harlem: The Spirit of Harlem
Harlem School of the Arts, New York NEW YORK

15 September 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble / Spiritual America at Sounds from a Safe Harbour 2019
CIT Cork School of Music, Cork IRELAND

20 September 2019 - Hangin' Out record release
Pet Rescue, Brooklyn NEW YORK

8 October 2019 - Large Furniture
Areté Venue and Gallery, Brooklyn NEW YORK

17 October 2019 - Concrete Timbre presents Voyage de Ouf
University Settlement, New York NEW YORK

18 October 2019 - Concrete Timbre presents Voyage de Ouf
University Settlement, New York NEW YORK

19 October 2019 - Concrete Timbre presents Voyage de Ouf
University Settlement, New York NEW YORK

21 November 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble / Bangsokol: A Cambodian Requiem at Arts4peace Festival
Chaktomuk Theatre, Phnom Penh CAMBODIA 

22 November 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble / Bangsokol: A Cambodian Requiem at Arts4peace Festival
Chaktomuk Theatre, Phnom Penh CAMBODIA 

23 November 2019 - Metropolis Ensemble / Bangsokol: A Cambodian Requiem at Arts4peace Festival
Chaktomuk Theatre, Phnom Penh CAMBODIA 

11 December 2019 - Real Loud x Kinds of Kings
National Sawdust, Brooklyn NEW YORK

22 April 2020 - Exceptet presented by Johnstone Fund for New Music
Short North Stage Garden Theater, Columbus OHIO 

23 April 2020 - Exceptet
Venue TBA, Cleveland OHIO 

evan@evanrunyon.com

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