evan runyon is a musician that lives in new york city

He is an acoustic and electric bassist based in Brooklyn, New York whose playing has been called “quirky and interesting” (Millbrook Independent) and “very loud, at least” (New York Times) and has worked with distinguished artists as diverse as Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Chris Potter, John Clayton, Rebecca Saunders, Louis Andriessen and Stefan Prins.

Evan is artistic director of antiphonal rock band Real Loud and a member of ensemble mise-en. He has been a guest performer with Talea Ensemble and Contemporaneous and has been a featured performer at the Look & Listen (New York), Gaida (Lithuania), Arena (Latvia) and Sound of Stockholm (Sweden) festivals, the Dither Extravaganza, Bang on a Can Marathon and Music of the Americas.

His principal mentors have been Robert Black and Louis Levitt, additional study with Uli Fusseneggar and Shawn Conley, admist many, many others.

Evan is a native of Tucson, Arizona. He finds biographies tiresome but is fond of unusual liquors, bicycles and cats. He lives in Greenpoint.

Contact him at evan@evanrunyon.com

06 May 2017 - Curiosity Cabinet plays Queens College Composers / Le Frak Hall at Queens College, Queens NY

22 May 2017 - Portrait of Mario Lavista / Americas Society, New York NY

21 June 2017 - mise-en music festival / German Consulate-General, New York NY

23 June 2017 - mise-en music festival / Scandinavia House, New York NY

05 August 2017 - Bang on a Can Summer Marathon / Mass MoCA, North Adams MA

19 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

20 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

21 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

22 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

23 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

24 September 2017 - Contemporaneous & Pig Iron Theater present Troy Herion's A Period of Animate Existence / Philadelphia PA

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