evan runyon

is a musician

that lives

in new york city

photo by Aleksandr Karjaka

Evan Runyon (acoustic & electric basses, viol, banjo, guitar) is a performer and composer based in Brooklyn, New York. He has been privileged to collaborate with world-class composers and performers including Robert Black, Rebecca Saunders, Evan Ziporyn, Julia Wolfe, Krassimir Sterev, Carlos Cordeiro, Stefan Prins and Uli Fussenegger. Artistic director of presenting/commissioning body Real Loud, Evan is also founder of low string ensemble Hollerbrag and a member of ensemble mise-en.

He has performed with Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Chris Potter and Joey DeFrancesco, appeared on the Warped Tour, Montreux Jazz Festival and SXSW stages, and appears on recordings on Albany, Asian Man and Dischord. Evan has presented masterclasses and/or lectures at the Arizona State University, the Boston Conservatory, University of Arizona, University of Illinois and Tufts University and has been an instructor of double bass at the Hartt School.

upcoming events
4 December
w/ Tristan Kasten-Krause at Dither Extravaganza!
performing Scelsi's Kshara for two basses
Frost Theater for the Arts
17 Frost St
Brooklyn NY
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9 December
ensemble mise-en
music of Earle Browne
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Sq South
New York NY
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15 December
ensemble mise-en
MISE-EN_PLACE Bushwick
678 Hart St 1B
Brooklyn NY
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2017
21 January
ensemble mise-en at New Music New College
music by Ligeti, Abrahamsen and Rosenberg
Mildred Sainer Pavillion, New College of Florida
5313 Bay Shore Rd
Sarasota FL
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10-22 February
Impuls Academy
Kunstuniversitat Graz
Graz AUSTRIA
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28 February
ensemble mise-en at Princeton Sound Kitchen
Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University
Fine Hall
Princeton NJ
» more info

10 March
Solo performance/SOLOIST Series
music by Joan Arnau Pamies, Luciano Berio, Iannis Xenakis and Oliver Thurley
MISE-EN_PLACE Bushwick
678 Hart St 1B
Brooklyn NY

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13-14 March
ensemble mise-en in residence at Cornell University
Ithaca NY
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15-17 March
ensemble mise-en in residence at University at Buffalo
Buffalo NY
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5 April
ensemble mise-en
music by Salvatore Sciarrino
Italian Academy at Columbia University
1161 Amsterdam Ave
New York NY
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17 April
solo performance
music by Iannis Xenakis, Luciano Berio, Sean Harold, Joan Arnau Pamies & Molly Herron
The 5th Side at the Maas Bulding
1325 N. Randolph St.
Philadelphia PA
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18 April
Princeton Sound Kitchen
premiering two new works by Annika Socolofksy
Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University
Fine Hall
Princeton NJ
» more info

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