Allen Fogelsanger
upcoming and recent presentations

in press: an English reprint and a Polish translation of my paper with Kathleya Afanador, Parameters of Perception: Vision, Audition, and Twentieth-Century Music and Dance, in AVANT: Trends in Interdisciplinary Studies.

November 11-12 and 18-19, 2016, DAW: Dancers At Work: musical advisor for seven BFA student choreographers, Marymount Manhattan College, New York.

Sunday, November 6, 2016, 7:30 pm: My improv band The Pretzel Club plays at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

October 18, 2016: With Yngvil Vatn Guttu (trumpet) improvising responses to readings of stories by Christopher DeWan at the Manhattan book launch for his collection Hoopty Time Machines, at The Red Room of KGB Bar, 85 E 4th St, New York.

September 2016: Begin playing regularly for Beth Goheen's Intermediate Ballet class at Gibney Dance Center, Thursdays 6-7:30.

Fall 2016 semester mentoring BFA choreography projects as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Department of Dance.

Academic year 2016-17: teaching undergraduate Music for Dance II at the Purchase College Conservatory of Dance.

July 30, 2016: My duo h2f2 plays at Scholes Street Studio, 375 Lorimer St, Brooklyn.

July 25-29, 2016: playing and co-teaching during the first week of the Limón NYC Workshop for Teachers with Kathryn Alter and Associate Artistic Director Roxane D'Orléans Juste.

July 8, 2016: My duo h2f2 plays at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

May 24-July 1, 2016: accompanying the NYU-Tisch Summer Residency Festival.

April 2, 2016: My duo h2f2 plays at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

February 18, 2016: My duo h2f2 opens and closes a Composer's Voice concert at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

Spring 2016 semester teaching undergraduate Music for Dance as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Department of Dance.

December 18, 2015: My quartet The Pretzel Club plays at The Drawing Room, 56 Willoughby St, Brooklyn.

November 13-14 and 20-21, 2015, DAW: Dancers At Work: musical advisor for nine BFA student choreographers, Marymount Manhattan College, New York.

November 5, 2015: My quartet The Pretzel Club plays at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

October 4, 2015: My quartet The Pretzel Club plays at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

Fall 2015 semester mentoring BFA choreography projects as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Department of Dance.

Academic year 2015-16: teaching undergraduate Music for Dance II at the Purchase College Conservatory of Dance.

June 21, 2015: My duo h2f2 plays at Scholes Street Studio as part of Make Music New York 2015, 375 Lorimer St, Brooklyn.

June 14, 2015: My duo h2f2 plays at Parkside Plaza as part of Second Sundays in Summer, Parkside Ave & Ocean Ave, Brooklyn.

April 17, 2015: My duo h2f2 plays at Scholes Street Studio, 375 Lorimer St, Brooklyn.

March 8, 2015, my sound score Hmmng accompanies the second half of CLOSE to HOME, a work in progress by June Finch presented at the Gibney Dance Center Lower Manhattan location Studio H Theater.

Spring 2015 semester teaching undergraduate Music for Dance as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Department of Dance.

January-March, 2015: playing regularly for Kat Wildish's Wednesday noon class at the Gibney Dance Center Union Square Location, including a special Friday night class: video.

November 7-8 and 14-15, 2014, DAW: Dancers At Work: musical advisor for seven BFA student choreographers, Marymount Manhattan College, New York.

November 2, 2014: The Pretzel Club (Nic Handahl, Yngvil Vatn Guttu, Tim O'Hara and myself) improvising at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn.

October 16-18, 2014, Second Avenue Dance Company October Concert: musical advisor with Bill Moulton for SADC MinEvent, choreography of Merce Cunningham staged by Rashaun Mitchell with music by Jonathan Matthews executed by Sawyer Eason, Madeline Jafari, Kyle Mullins, Patrick Needham and Holly Sass, at the Tisch School of the Arts, New York. Presented again April 2-6, 2015, executed by Jack Blackmon, Sawyer Eason, Madeline Jafari, Kyle Mullins and Patrick Needham.

Fall 2014 semester mentoring BFA choreography projects as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Department of Dance.

Fall 2014 semester, teaching undergraduate Music II for Dance and graduate Survey of 20th Century Music as adjunct faculty in the NYU Tisch School of the Arts Dance Department.

Academic year 2014-15: teaching undergraduate Music for Dance II at the Purchase College Conservatory of Dance.

June 21, 2014, International Preschools, 345 E 86th St, New York, the 60x60 (2012) New York Minutes mix, including my 1-minute piece Fiboboogie, gets its second New York City presentation.

May 27-July 3, 2014: accompanying the NYU-Tisch Summer Residency Festival.

May 17, 2014: my 1-minute piece Fiboboogie presented as part of the 2012-2013 60x60 UnTwelve Mix Concert at Mobius in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

May 14, 2014: playing at the Gibney Dance Spring Benefit both solo and with percussionist Ayano Kataoka.

May 11, 2014: Pretzel Club (Nic Handahl, Tim O'Hara and yours truly) improvising for C.O.M.A. at ABC NO Rio, 156 Rivington Street, New York.

Bubbles (audio/video collaboration with Ann Johnston Miller) selected for presentation at Seensound: Visual/Music Series, April 9, 2014, Loop Bar Back Room, Melbourne, Australia.

Bubbles (audio/video collaboration with Ann Johnston Miller) selected for presentation at the inaugural Circuit Bridges concert, March 27, 2014, at Gallery MC, 549 W 52nd St (btw 10th/11th Avs) 8th Fl, New York.

January 29, 2014, Brighton Arts Club Cafe, Brighton, UK: invited presentation by Armadillo Dance Project (Kathleya Afanador and myself) at digihub's January Art and Chat via internet from New York.

Friday, January 24, to Wednesday, February 5, 2014, The New School, New York, NY, the 60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix, including my 1-minute piece Fiboboogie, available at a special listening station in the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, as part of Earlids, an exhibition by the research group Sound@Newschool in the Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries Hallway. The Wednesday, January 29, opening reception of Earlids included a presentation of the 60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix in a concert listening setting.

January 23, 2014, A. Cuddy Project, Yung-Li Dance, FLICfest Festival, Irondale Ensemble Project, Brooklyn: musical consultant.

January, 2014: begin playing regularly twice a week for June Finch's classes at 100 Grand Dance, Tuesdays and Saturdays 11-12:30.

December 2013-January 2016: playing regularly for Kenny Larson's Advanced Intermediate Ballet at Ballet Arts, City Center, Fridays 10-12.

Friday, November 15, 2013, 4:30pm, Ives Hall, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL, The Lewis University Department of Music Presents Big Apple Bytes, showing the 60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix with videos of New York and including my 1-minute piece Fiboboogie.

Friday, October 18, 2013: invited presentation at the I Seminário Internacional de Artes Integradas, Centro Cultural, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Goiânia, Brazil. A new Canvas installation called Canvas+Triggers+Dancer including Kathleya Afanador as interactive mover, presented in tandem with the talk Responding to Movement: From Accompaniment to Installation.

October 5-December 14, 2013: playing regularly for June Finch's classes at 100 Grand Dance, Saturdays 10-11:30.

Fall 2013 semester, teaching two sections of Rhythm in Sound and Movement as adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Dance Department.

August 2013: begin playing regularly for Kenny Larson's Intermediate Ballet at Ballet Arts, City Center, Thursdays 3:30-5:30.

June 17, 2013: Fiboboogie selected for inclusion in the 60x60 UnTwelve Mix.

June-December, 2013, playing regularly for Amy Miller's Pro Level Ballet Class at Gibney Dance Center's Union Square Location, Saturdays 12-2.

May 28-July 3, 2013: accompanying the NYU-Tisch Summer Residency Program.

Thursday, May 2, 2013, 8pm, performed at Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, New York, in two configurations: playing laptop/piano in a trio with Nic Handahl on flute, and Tim O'Hara on bass; and playing piano in a duo with Chris Jacoby on sound-processing Manta.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 8 pm: Pretzel Club (Nic Handahl, Yngvil Vatn Guttu, Tim O'Hara and yours truly) improvising at Eat, 124 Meserole Avenue, Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

Spring 2013 semester, adjunct faculty again in the Marymount Manhattan College Dance Department. This time co-teaching one section of beginning composition with John Jasperse and another with JoAnna Mendl Shaw.

Released November 2012: a new paper with Kathleya Afanador, A Mirror in Which to Dance: Actions and the Audiovisual Correspondences of Music and Movement in Bewegungen zwischen Hören und Sehen: Denkbewegungen über Bewegungskünste, edited by Stephanie Schroedter (Würzburg, Germany: Königshausen & Neumann).

October 2012: My one-minute work Fiboboogie selected for inclusion in the 60x60 (2012) New York Minutes Mix.

September 2012: Begin playing regularly for Jackie Villamil's Pro Level Ballet Class at Gibney Dance Center, Wednesdays 12-2.

Fall 2012 semester: Begin regular accompanying in the Department of Dance, Institute of Performing Arts, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, New York, New York.

Fall 2012 semester, certificate program faculty at the Peridance Capezio Center, New York, New York, teaching Music for Dance.

Fall 2012 semester, adjunct faculty in the Marymount Manhattan College Dance Department, New York, New York.

Friday-Saturday, August 24-25, 8 pm-6 am, my one-minute piece Fiboboogie that I submitted to 60x60 is included in the 60x60 Radio Request Extravaganza on WGDR in Plainfield, Vermont.

Saturday, August 18, 2012, 7:30 pm, a showing of Bubbles (2005), a video by Ann Johnston Miller with music by yours truly, as part of Moving Landscapes V at CRS Barn Studio in Ithaca, New York.

May 21-June 29, 2012, accompanying the NYU-Tisch Summer Residency Program.

Thursday, April 26, 2012, 10 pm, participating in Between Realities, a telematics event linking New York, Boulder and Missoula. Presented by the NYU Global Telematic Ensemble directed by Sarah Weaver at the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions, 35 West 4th Street.

Thursday-Friday, April 19-20, 2012, 7:30 pm, and Saturday, April 21, 2012, 2:30 pm, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York, multimedia performance built on Armadillo Dance Project's video Imaginary Motions: live choreography by Donna Davenport, video and video choreography by Kathleya Afanador, video music by yours truly.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012, 12 noon, participating and contributing a composition, The creatures play across the sea, the stars, and silence, to Jazz Circulations, a telematics event linking New York and Florence. Presented by the NYU Global Telematic Ensemble directed by Sarah Weaver at the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions, 35 West 4th Street.

Spring 2012 semester, adjunct faculty in the Department of Dance, Institute of Performing Arts, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, New York, New York.

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 10:30 am, participating in a telematics event linking New York and Abu Dhabi. Presented by the NYU Global Telematic Music Ensemble directed by Sarah Weaver at the NYU Abu Dhabi Institute, 19 Washington Square North, New York, New York.

Sunday, November 20, 2011, 3:00 pm, participating in a global telematic music event called Penta Locus including locations in Belfast, Hamburg, Montreal, New York, and San Diego.

Saturday, November 19, 2011, 8:30 pm, Joint Conference of The Congress on Research in Dance and The Society for Ethnomusicology: Moving Music / Sounding Dance: Intersections, Disconnections, and Alignments between Dance and Music, The Sheraton City Center Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Presenting a paper, "The Play of Visual and Sonic Actions: Watching Dance and Music" with Kathleya Afanador.

Tuesday, November 1, 2011, 7:30 pm, The Finger Lakes Film Festival, The Cracker Factory, Geneva, New York. Armadillo Dance Project's Imaginary Motions selected for screening.

Sunday, August 21, 2011, 7:30 pm: Moving Landscapes IV: An Evening of Dance and Music, CRS Barn Studio, Ithaca, New York. Imaginary Motions, an Armadillo Dance Project video with Kathleya Afanador, is on the program.

Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 6 pm, Advanced Computer Music Concert, New York University, New York, New York. Imaginary Motions, a video made in collaboration with Kathleya Afanador.

Thursday, June 2, 2011: Artichoke Dance Company repeats the concept of UR Here in PUBLIC, using iPods for music delivery for a performance in DUMBO. Emerging Perspectives (from Reflections in an Eye of Titanium) is again on the menu.

Thursday & Saturday, May 5 & 7, 2011, 7 pm: Mini Locally Grown Dance Festival, Class of '56 Dance Theatre, Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Music for Jumay Chu's dance MayInMemory2.

Friday-Saturday, April 22-23, 2011, 7-8 pm: pre-show installation-performance including Canvas, preceding Whiteboard by NewSprawl R&D at the Center for Performance Research in Brooklyn, New York.

Friday, March 11, 2011, at 7:30 pm: Locally Grown Dance Festival, Kiplinger theatre, Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Jumay Chu's dance Track Changes choreographed to my In Memory of the Cornell Dance Program.

Thursday-Saturday, March 10-12, 2011, I'm attending the Northeast Regional American College Dance Festival Association conference at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania. For Thursday I'm setting up the installation Canvas + Triggers + Snaps in the Seegers Union Great Room from 9:15 am to 6:15 pm. Friday and Saturday I'll be accompanying various dance technique classes, with my video Canvas+Triggers: Suite being shown Friday afternoon.

Thursday, December 2, 8 pm & Friday, December 3, 9 pm, 2010: Mini Locally Grown Dance Festival, Class of '56 Dance Theatre, Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Music for Jumay Chu's dance for nearly 13 minutes.

Saturday, October 2, 2010: SoundCrawl, Nashville, Tennessee. The premiere of my video Canvas+Triggers: Suite made from reconstructed projections of the installation Canvas + Triggers.

Sunday-Wednesday, September 5-8, 2010, DRHA 2010: Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts - Sensual Technologies: Collaborative Practices of Interdisciplinarity, Brunel University, London, United Kingdom. Armadillo Dance Project premieres the installation-performance Whitespace.

Monday, July 12, 2010, 3:30 pm, World Dance Alliance Global Dance Event - In Time Together: Viewing and Reviewing Contemporary Dance Practice, The Helen & Martin Kimmel Center for University Life, New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Presentation with Kathleya Afanador, Cross-modal perception and dance.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010, 2 pm, Abundance Dance and Choreography Festival, Värmlands Museum, Karlstad, Sweden. Lecture with Kathleya Afanador, Choreographing with Computer-Interactivity.

Tuesday-Wednesday, June 15-16, 2010, 12-5 pm, Abundance Dance and Choreography Festival, Värmlands Museum, Karlstad, Sweden. Armadillo Dance Project installs a computer-interactive audio/video dance space, Canvas + Triggers.

Thursday, June 3, 2010, 7:30 pm, Shadoworks, a London Sinfonietta event curated by the London Sinfonietta Collective, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London, United Kingdom. Installation of the the movement-interactive video projections Canvas.

Thursday, May 6 & Saturday-Sunday, May 8-9, 2010, 8 pm, Locally Grown Dance Festival, Schwartz Center lobby, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Installation of the movement-interactive video projections Canvas.

Saturday, February 20, 2010, 7:30 pm, 5th Annual Phoenix Experimental Arts Festival, Center for the Performing Arts, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, Arizona. Armadillo Dance Project presents the premiere stage performance of Exchanges made in collaboration with visual artist Adria Pecora, with costumes by Wendy Raisanen.

Friday, February 19, 2010, 7:30 pm, The Icehouse, Phoenix, Arizona. Armadillo Dance Project presents the premiere installation performance of Exchanges made in collaboration with visual artist Adria Pecora, with costumes by Wendy Raisanen.

Friday, February 5, 2010, 6-8 pm, The Icehouse, Phoenix, Arizona. Music for the opening reception for Adria Pecora's set for Exchanges in the Cathedral Room includes Receptions 1+2.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009, 3 pm, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York, New York. Jumay Chu choreographed a concert of modern dance in conversation with a library presentation, The Allure of Refinement: Music and Dance of Indonesia, including Elisions, a collection of solos set to my Seven Simple Percussion Pieces for Apple's Synthesizer.

Friday, November 13, 2009, Maison de la Culture d'Amiens, Amiens, France. I was invited by ICKamsterdam to give a talk on the relationship between music and dance.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009, Graduate School Showcase Show 1, Laban Dance Centre, London, United Kingdom. Music and programming for Broken Chase, choreographed by Kathleya Afanador with scenography by Stephanie Canna.

Sunday, April 26, 2009, 4 pm EDT, Video Works concert, Wired for Sound in conjunction with the Boston Cyberarts Festival, Longy School of Music, Cambridge, MA: Bubbles, the product of my collaboration with video artist Ann Johnston Miller, was selected for performance.

Sunday, April 26, 2009, 7:30 pm GDT, Restless, the first Cloud Dance Festival of 2009, at Jackson's Lane Theatre, Highgate, London, United Kingdom. The second performance of Red Bites for a Rainy Day, a work by Armadillo Dance Project with choreography and video by Kathleya Afanador, music and interactive computer projections (with a new fading function!) by Allen Fogelsanger, and a new projection surface designed by Stephanie Canna.

Thursday-Sunday, March 5-8, 2009, Glory and Rue: Street Dances, Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. A new dance score accompanies a work directed by choreographer Jumay Chu and her collaborators.

Friday-Saturday, February 6-7, 2009, 4th Annual Phoenix Experimental Art Festival, Center for the Performing Arts, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, Arizona. Premiere of Red Bites for a Rainy Day, a work by Armadillo Dance Project with film and interactive computer projections, on Friday night at 7:30. Music and programming by yours truly.

2:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, June 14-15, 2008 (rain dates June 21-22), U R HERE, a performance adventure offered by Artichoke Dance Company along 5th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York. One of the many compositions available for listeners will be my Emerging Perspectives. This short soundscape was originally mixed into the accompaniment for the dance Reflections in an Eye of Titanium and was later included in Euclid's Chapel from Matsumushi.

Friday-Saturday, February 8-9, 2008, Phoenix Experimental Art Festival, Center for the Performing Arts, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, Arizona. A new work, Playing with Liquid Mercury II, created by my collaborative interactive dance duo Armadillo Dance Project, has been selected for presentation on one of the evening concerts.

July 22-August 4, 2007, The Glenda Brown Choreography Project at The University of Missouri at Kansas City. I'm stepping in at the last minute to serve as the Director of Music for this intensive two-week workshop on making dances.

Thursday, June 7, 2007, The 37th International Festival of Electroacoustic Music, Bourges, France. My soundscape for the video Bubbles was selected for presentation on the concert OEuvres Ouvertes: Panorama 2006 L'eau at 2:30.

April, 2007, The Hockaday School, Dallas, Texas. A new interactive work, Playing with Liquid Mercury, made in collaboration with Kathleya Afanador, was premiered at the ISAS Fine Arts Festival, April 13, and presented again Wednesday, April 25, and Friday, April 27, at Hockaday.

Thursday-Sunday, March 8-11, 2007, Dance Concert '07, Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. A new dance soundscape, Residues, accompanied a work by choreographer Jumay Chu and her collaborators, called Planes.

Thursday, January 25, 2007, Free Play 6: Listening Chamber, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan. My work Fibonacci's Flowerpot from Matsumushi was selected to be included in the Listening Chamber electro-acoustic concert at Grand Valley State University. Come and go as you please as a wide variety of electro-acoustic music is performed amid a display of recent works by Dennis Nahavetian and Tara Stephensen. Free Admission. Art Gallery, 1121 PAC. Time: 12:00-7:00 PM.

Friday-Saturday, November 10-11, 2006, Society of Composers, Inc. Region II Conference, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York. My collaboration Bubbles with video artist Ann Johnston Miller was selected for performance, scheduled for the 4 p.m. concert on Friday.

Thursday-Sunday, November 2-5, 2006, Congress on Research in Dance 38th Annual Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona. Presented a paper titled "Parameters of Perception: Vision, Audition, and Twentieth-Century Music and Dance" with Kathleya Afanador.

Wednesday-Saturday, September 13-16, 2006, Society of Composers, Inc. national conference, San Antonio, Texas. My "Einstein's Closet" from Matsumushi (arranged from the music for Cornell University's Dance Concert 2005) was programmed on Concert X at the Music Department Recital Hall of the University of Texas at San Antonio on September 16 at 3:30 p.m.

June 2-11, 2006, Festival Synthèse, Bourges, France. The music from Bubbles was presented repeatedly as part of a loop of soundscapes playing continuously during the festival.

Thursday-Saturday, March 30-April 1, 2006, the National Conference of the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. "Fibonacci's Flowerpot" from Matsumushi (arranged from the music for Cornell University's Dance Concert 2005) was selected for presentation.

Thursday-Sunday, March 9-12, 2006, Dance Concert '06, Kiplinger Theatre, Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Cornell University. Composed Hmmng for the dance Perimeter of a Parameter by choreographer Kathleya Afanador. This music was created from digitally manipulated sound samples of hummingbirds, whales, percussion, prepared piano, and piano. And for choreographer Jacob Slominski composed music created from digitally manipulated sound samples of ocean waves.

Thursday-Sunday, February 16-19, 2006, American College Dance Festival Association, Boston University. A preview (without the projected graphics) of Perimeter of a Parameter above.

Saturday-Sunday, November 5-6, 2005, Sound Moves: An International Conference on Music and Dance, Roehampton University, London, United Kingdom. Presented a paper, "On the Edges of Music: Trisha Brown's Set and Reset and Twelve Ton Rose," now published in the conference proceedings, and later revised and expanded.


Updated June 6, 2015.