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 including Julia Wolfe, Rebecca Saunders, Louis Andriessen, Ana Sokolovic 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 the Vermont Symphony Orchestra; 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.

28 September - CompCord String Orchestra: Piano, strings and things
Mary Flagler Cary Hall at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music, New York NEW YORK

08 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

17 November 2019 - Baroquelyn
Old First Reformed Church, Brooklyn NEW YORK

02 December 2019 - Solo residency at CUNY
CUNY Graduate Center, New York NEW YORK

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

07 January 2020 - Metropolis Ensemble
le poisson rouge, New York NEW YORK

25 January 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Flynn Center, Burlington VERMONT

26 January 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Paramount Center, Rutland VERMONT

09 February 2020 - Baroquelyn
Old First Reformed Church, Brooklyn NEW YORK

22 February 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Flynn Center, Burlington VERMONT

21 March 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Flynn Center, Burlington VERMONT

22 March 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Paramount Center, Rutland VERMONT

25 March 2020 - Large Furniture
The Hartt School, West Hartford CONNECTICUT

02 April 2020 - Ecstatic Music: Bell Orchestre & Metropolis Ensemble
Merkin Concert Hall, New York 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 

2 May 2020 - Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Flynn Center, Burlington VERMONT

TBD May 2020 - Music for double bass, electronics and Orellana instruments
Americas Society, New York NEW YORK

evan@evanrunyon.com

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