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December 9, 2016: "Black and White Warbler" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 (encore piece), Clare Hammond, piano, Cheltenham Music Society, Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham, England

November 27, 2016: "Black and White Warbler" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 (encore piece), Clare Hammond, piano, Blackheath Halls, London, England

November 24, 2016: "Black and White Warbler" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 (encore piece), Clare Hammond, piano, Stapleford Granary, Stapleford, England

November 15, 2016: Ritual in Transfigured Time, Goldfield Ensemble, Cardiff University Tuesday Chamber Series, Cardiff, Wales

November 12, 2016: Upper Broadway from Streets and Rivers (new version)**, Sarah Dacey, soprano and Gwenllian Llyr, haro, Coma Notes: ESRC/Cardiff Festival of Social Sciences, Cardiff University Concert Hall, Cardiff, Wales

November 9, 2016: "Black and White Warbler" from Birds and Insects, Book 2**, Clare Hammond, piano, Riverhouse Barn, Walton-on-Thames, England

November 3, 2016: New Choreography to Cicada Shell, Birds and Insects, Book 1, and Surrounded Ground, Vencl Dance , TriskelionArts CollabFest 2016, Muriel Schulman Theater, Brooklyn, NY

October 26, 2016: Ritual in Transfigured Time, Goldfield Ensemble, Jack Lyons Concert Hall, York, England

September 30, 2016: Ritual in Transfigured Time, Goldfield Ensemble, Oxford Contemporary Music, Ovada Gallery, Oxford

September 28, 2016: Guest Lecture - Notes from Across the Pond, DePaul University School of Music, Chicago, IL

July 29, 2016: Art of Lightness, Lisa Nelsen, flute, MusicFest Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth Great Hall, Wales

July 25, 2016: Tiffany Windows (UK premiere), Festival Ensemble, Tomas Leakey, conductor, MusicFest Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth Great Hall, Wales

July 23-31st, 2016: MusicFest Aberystwyth Advanced Composition Course, Co-Director with Prof. Kenneth Hesketh
Resident Ensembles: The Magnard Ensemble and the Orion Orchestra, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, Wales

July 10, 2016: Composer Academy Workshop, Visiting Faculty for new works with the resident Dr K Ensemble, Cheltenham Music Festival, Park House, Cheltenham

July 9, 2016: Ritual in Transfigured Time**, Goldfield EnsembleCheltenham Music Festival, Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham

June 24, 25, 2016: Four Choreographic Studies, Choreographed by Jessica Ames as 'Gaggle', Brooklyn Arts Exchange, Brooklyn, NY

June 9, 2016: Cricket-Viol, Wendy Richman, viola and voice, American Viola Society Festival 2016Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, OH

June 7, 2016: Cricket-Viol, Wendy Richman, viola and voice, DreamlandLouisville, KY

May 27, 2016: Ritual in Transfigured Time (Preview performance), Goldfield Ensemble, Milton Court Theatre, London

April 3, 2016: "Painted Bunting" from Birds and Insects, Book 2, Xenia Pestova, piano, Hive Emporium, Gabriola Island British Columbia, Canada

March 30, 2016: Tiffany Windows, UT New Music Ensemble, Kelly Kuo, guest conductor, Butler School of Music, Austin, Texas

March 19, 2016: Cuatro Corridos (Television broadcast), Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, CANAL 22, Mexican National Television, 4 
p.m., C.S.T.

March 15, 2016: Petite Grue, Riot Ensemble, Cardiff University Tuesday Chamber Series, Cardiff, Wales

March 8, 2016: Surrounded Ground Goldfield Ensemble Cardiff University Tuesday Chamber Series, Cardiff, Wales

February 26, 27, 2016: Recording Sessions for Arlene Sierra, Vol. 3 Sessions for the new chamber disc with Bridge Records including works Truel, Avian Mirrors, Counting-Out Rhyme, 
performed by the Horszowski Trio

February 25, 2016: "Hermit Thrush" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 Kathleen Supové, piano California State University Fullerton School of Music 2016 New Music Festival Sound, Healing and Light: Ancient and Contemporary Practices Clayes 
Performing Arts Center Fullerton, CA

February 22, 2016: "Hermit Thrush" from Birds and Insects, Book 2** Kathleen Supové, piano Cal Poly Pomona Music Recital Hall Pomona, CA

February 19, 20, 21, 2016: New Choreography to Cicada Shell, Birds and Insects, Book 1, and Surrounded Ground Live performance of Avian Mirrors (New York premiere) Vencl Dance Jesse Mills, violin, Raman Ramakrishnan, cello The Martha Graham Centre of Contemporary Dance New York, NY

February 16, 2016: "Painted Bunting" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 Xenia Pestova, pianoCardiff University Tuesday Chamber Series, Cardiff, Wales

January 13, 2016: Cuatro Corridos Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UC San Diego

January 9, 2016: Cricket-Viol Wendy Richman, viola and voice New Music Gathering 2016 Peabody Conservatory of Music Baltimore, MD

December 11, 2015: Butterflies Remember a Mountain (French premiere), Trio Sitkovetsky, Auditorium du Louvre, Paris

November 30, 2015: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Teatro Diana, Guadalajara, México

November 14, 2015: "Painted Bunting" from Birds and Insects, Book 2 London Premiere, Xenia Pestova, piano, St Catherine's Church, London

November 12, 2015: Yale School of Music Composition Seminar, Arlene Sierra guest presentation, "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Yale School of Music, New Haven, CT

November 10, 2015: Meditation on Violence Cardiff premiere, Lontano, Odaline de la Martinez, conductor, Cardiff University Tuesday Chamber Series, Cardiff, Wales

October 23-24, 2015: Game of Attrition, Alabama Symphony, Carlos Izcaray, conductor, Alys Stephens Center, Birmingham, AL

October 4, 2015: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst

September 26, 2015: Truel I (Spanish premiere), B3: Brouwer Trio, Projecte Rafel Festival, Auditori Rafelbunyol, Valencia, Spain

September 17, 2015: Ewha University Composition Seminar, Arlene Sierra guest presentation, "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Ewha Woman's University, Seoul

September 7, 2015: Butterflies Remember a Mountain, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, BBC Proms Chamber Music 8, Cadogan Hall, London

September 4, 2015: "Painted Bunting" from Birds and Insects, Book 2**Selections from Birds and Insects, Book 1, Xenia Pestova, piano, Centre Stage, White Cloth Gallery, Leeds

August 3, 2015: Butterflies Remember a Mountain (Swiss premiere), Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Engadin Festival, St Moritz, Switzerland

June 21, 2015: Four Choreographic Studies, Choreographed by Jessica Ames as "Gaggle", ShowDown, Gina Gibney Dance Center, New York, NY

May 15, 16, 17, 2015: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Centro Nacional de las Artes (Cenart), Mexico City

May 13, 2015: Butterflies Remember a Mountain, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, St Peter Port, Guernsey

May 8, 2015: Butterflies Remember a Mountain, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Over-Seas House, London

May 5, 2015: "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Arlene Sierra Guest Lecture, York University

March 17, 2015: Insects in Amber, Carducci Quartet, Chamber Music Series, Cardiff University, Wales

February 19, 2015: Selections from Birds and Insects, Book 1, Xenia Pestova, piano, Salford Sonic Fusion Festival, Salford

February 13, 2015: Aquilo, Art of War *broadcast*, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Jac Van Steen, conductor, Afternoon on 3, BBC Radio 3

December 1-3, 2014: Butterflies Remember a Mountain (Netherlands premiere), Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

October 18, 2014: Selections from Birds and Insects, Book 1, Christina McMaster, piano, Sounds in the Wild, St John's, Peterborough

August 8, 2014: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA) Gala Performance, Zipper Hall, Los Angeles

August 2, 2014: Urban Birds, Xenia Pestova, Eliza McCarthy, Sarah Nicolls, pianos, PRS New Music Biennial - Commonwealth Games Cultural Programme, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

July 5, 2014: Urban Birds, Xenia Pestova, Kathy Supove, Sarah Nicolls, pianos, PRS New Music Biennial, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London

July 5, 2014: Women and Classical Music Breakfast, Women Composers' Discussion - Panelist, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London

July 4, 2014: New Music Biennial, Opening Debate: "Who do you think you are?" - Panelist, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London

July 5, 2014: Avian Mirrors, Darragh Morgan, violin, Robin Michael, cello, Pitville Pump Room, Cheltenham Music Festival, Cheltenham

July 4, 5, 2014: Cheltenham Composer Academy, Panel Discussion, "Old Music as a Source”, Pop-Up, Ensemble Workshop, Cheltenham Music Festival, Cheltenham

July 3, 2014: Butterflies Remember a Mountain (UK premiere), Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Town Hall Main Hall, Cheltenham Music Festival, Cheltenham

May 21, 2014: Petite Grue, Riot Ensemble, St John's College, Cambridge

May 20, 2014: Petite Grue (UK premiere), Riot Ensemble, The Forge, London

May 11, 2014: Alleluia (Bitter-Sweet)**, Choral Evensong, London Festival of Contemporary Church Music, St Pancras Parish Church, London

April 7, 2014: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, , Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, John Donald Robb Composers’ Symposium, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

March 26, 2014: Cricket-Viol, Wendy Richman, viola and voice, Women in Music Festival, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

March 25, 2014: "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Arlene Sierra 'John Bird' Lecture, Cardiff University

March 18, 2014: Urban Birds, Xenia Pestova, Kathy Supove, Clare Hammond, pianos, Chamber Music Series, Cardiff University

March 16, 2014: Urban Birds**, Xenia Pestova, Kathy Supove, Clare Hammond, pianos, INTER/actions Festival, Bangor University

March 4, 2014: Alleluya (Bitter-Sweet), 4-voice version**, Contemporary Music Group, Chamber Music Series, Cardiff University

January 22, 2014: "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Arlene Sierra Guest Lecture, Kingston University, England

November 15, 2013: Butterflies Remember a Mountain, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Stadthalle Reutlingen, Reutlingen

November 14, 2013: Butterflies Remember a Mountain, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Alte Oper, Frankfurt

November 13, 2013: Butterflies Remember a Mountain**, Nicola Benedetti, violin, Leonard Elschenbroich, cello, Alexei Grynyuk, piano, Die Glocke, Bremen

November 5, 2013: "Orchestral Fields and Battle Fields", Arlene Sierra Guest Lecture, Sangmyung University, Seoul

October 15, 2013: Game of Attrition *broadcast* and interview, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Jac Van Steen, conductor, Afternoon on 3, BBC Radio 3

October 4, 2013: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas

September 28, 2013: Cuatro Corridos, Susan Narucki, soprano, Ayano Kataoka, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Casa de la Cultura, Tijuana

July 21-August 4, 2013: Composer Residency, Bowdoin International Music Festival, Maine

July 27: US Premiere of Meditation on Violence

July 30: Composition lecture and master class

July 13-21, 2013: Composer Residency at the Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival, Vermont

July 13: World Premiere of Petite Grue

July 16: Arlene Sierra Portrait Concert
World Premiere of complete Birds and Insects Book 1
US Premieres of Art of Lightness, Le Chai au Quai, Two Etudes After Mantegna
Performance of Cricket-Viol

July 18: Performance of Insects in Amber

July 20: US Premiere of Avian Mirrors, Performance of Harrow-Lines

July 5, 2013: Cheltenham Composer Academy Workshop
Arlene Sierra leads a workshop with the Dr K Sextet, colleague composer Christopher Fox, and Academy student composers

June 23, 2013: Avian Mirrors **, Anthony Marwood, violin, Richard Lester, cello, Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival, East Sussex

June 22, 2013: Moler BBC Radio 3 Broadcast, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Grand Llewellyn, conductor, Radio 3 "Hear and Now" with Ivan Hewitt

May 19, 2013: "Stages of Death" Opera and Ballet Symposium, Arlene Sierra presents lecture "Gender Identity and Urban Decay: Text and Persona in my recent Operas" at Cardiff University School of Music

May 8, 10, 11, 2013: Cuatro Corridos **, Susan Narucki, soprano, Steven Schick, percussion, Aleck Karis, piano, Pablo Gomez, guitar, Conrad Prebys Music Center, UC San Diego

March 24-30, 2013: Cuatro Corridos Artist Residency 

March 30, 2013: Cuatro Corridos Concert and Discussion With Susan Narucki, Jorge Volpi and collaborating composers, Yellow Barn Next Stage, Putney, Vermont

March 11, 2013: Brunel CCMP presents Arlene Sierra at the Institute for Musical Research, Arlene Sierra presents her lecture "Process, Strategy, Evolution" at Chancellor's Hall, Senate House, London

February 26, 2013: Visit to Bangor University, Composition Lecture "Process, Strategy, Evolution", followed by a Masterclass with Postgraduate Composition students

February 5, 2013: Two Neruda Odes, Fidelio Trio with soprano Patricia Rozario, Cardiff University Chamber Series, Cardiff

January 10, 2013: Selections from Birds and Insects, Book 1, Sally Wigan, piano, Park Lane Group New Year Series, Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, London

January 9-10, 2013: Recording Sessions for Arlene Sierra Vol. 2 with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Jac Van Steen, cond. BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

November 23, 2012: Moler (European premiere) BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Grant Llewellyn, cond., BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

October 26, 2012: Moler **, Seattle Symphony, Ludovic Morlot, cond., Benaroya Hall, Seattle

October 22, 2012: Meditation on Violence **, New work for ensemble to accompany the Maya Deren film, Lontano, Odaline de la Martinez, cond., The Warehouse, London

September 29, 2012: Insects in Amber, Carducci Quartet, Cavatina Family Concerts, Institut Francais Royaume-Uni, London

September 28, 2012: Insects in Amber, Carducci Quartet, Bromsgrove Concerts at Artrix, England

August 18, 2012: Art of Lightness, Lecture Recital with Lisa Nelsen, British Flute Society Eighth International Convention, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

April 13, 2012: Colmena, Oberlin Contemporary Ensemble, Timothy Weiss, cond, Warner Concert Hall, Oberlin

April 12 – 13, 2012: Arlene Sierra Composition Master Class, Ewha Woman's University, Seoul

April 4 – 18, 2012: Arlene Sierra Composition Master Class, Yonsei University, Seoul

March 6, 2012: Truel (complete), World Premiere of Clarinet Version, New Music Players, University Concert Hall, Cardiff

January 31, 2012: Arlene Sierra Public Lecture "Texts and Personas", Victoria Rooms, Bristol University, Bristol

December 6, 2011: Insects in Amber (Welsh premiere), Carducci Quartet, University Concert Hall, Cardiff

November 21, 2011: of Risk and Memory, Quattro Mani, The Tenth Annual Classical Recording Foundation Award Ceremony, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, NY, NY

November 17, 2011: Lecture-Recital featuring Arlene Sierra, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

Including US Premieres of song cycles, Hearing Things - Yunjin Kim, soprano, Emi Okumura, piano, Streets and Rivers - Thomas Lehman, baritone, Lisa Gonella, piano,

November 11, 2011: Scenes from Faustine, Lang Recital Hall, Hunter College, New York, NY
OPERA America New Works Forum, Center for Contemporary Opera 
Conductor: Michael Fenelly, Musical Preparation: Michael Pilafian; Devil: Marshall Coid, Muriel: Kathryn Allen, Ella: Kala Maxym, Anna: Megan Weston, Harry: Dominic Inferrera

November 8, 2011: Colmena, New Juilliard Ensemble, Joel Sachs, conductor, Alice Tully Hall, NY, NY

July 21, 2011: Truel 1, The Peabody Trio, Yellow Barn Music Festival, Putney, VT

July 8, 2011: Insects in Amber (UK Premiere), Carducci Quartet, Cheltenham International Music Festival

May 14, 2011: Scenes from opera-in-progress Faustine**, New York City Opera Vox Showcase
Conductor: Ryan McAdams, Musical Preparation: Lynn Baker
Devil: Jason Abrams, Muriel: Jennifer Roderer, Ella: Deanna Breiwick, Anna: Amanda Pabyan, Harry: Ian Greenlaw

April 8, 2011: Insects in Amber, Carducci Quartet, East Coast premiere at the Cinema Arts Center, Huntingdon, NY

April 3, 2011: Insects in Amber **, Carducci Quartet, Stanford Lively Arts, Dinkelspiel Auditorium, Stanford, CA

March 27, 2011: Art of Lightness, Lisa Nelsen, flute, University of Ottawa, Freiman Hall, Canada

March 25, 2011: Canadian premiere of Art of Lightness, Lisa Nelsen, flute, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario

March 15, 2011: Cricket-Viol, Wendy Richman, viola and voice, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, OH

February 27, 2011: Truel I, Fidelio Trio, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne

January 24, 2011: Cricket-Viol **, Wendy Richman, viola and voice, Bushwick Starr, Brooklyn, NY

January 16, 2011: Continental premiere of Art of Lightness, Eric Lamb, flute , Spiegelsaal in Clärchens Ballhaus, Berlin, Germany

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