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Tuesday, March  31 at 7:30 PM
"Songs of the Redwood-Tree" Music of Sunny Knable
Featuring bassoonist Scott Pool & pianist Natsuki Fukasawa 
With Elizabeth PitcairnBarbara Podgurski, Parhelion Trio, & Trio Cabrini
Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall, NYC
Saturday & Sunday, January 25 & 26
"The Pride of Pripyat" at the Ashville Fringe Festival
The P​erspective Collective premiere a 60-minute chamber opera
"The Pride of Pripyat" music by Sunny Knable; libretto by Jim Knable
Ashville Fringe Festival, NC
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Sunday, December 15 at 2 pm
Le Petit Salon de Musique
Parhelion Trio performs "Sundog" at Le Petit Salon de Musique
380 Nicolls Rd, East Setauket, NY
Sunday, November 10 at 5 pm
State of Emergency: EANY Benefit Concert
The P​erspective Collective performs Scene 1 from "The Pride of Pripyat" on libretto by Jim Knable
The Red Room at KGB Bar, NYC
Friday, November 8
Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"
Performing Knable's "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
University of Alaska, Anchorage, Recital Hall
 
Tuesday, November 5
Fresh Squeezed Opera: Showcase of New Vocal Chamber Music  
Fresh Squeezed Opera presents an evening of new music for voice in small settings
including Knable's "Song of the Redwood-Tree"
National Opera Center, NYC
 
Friday, November 1
Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"
Performing Knable's "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Hunter College, NYC
Tuesday, October 29 at 7 pm; tix $15/$10 student
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's "Cirque de solfège"
Metropolis Ensemble, 1 Rivington St, 2nd floor, NYC
Tuesday, October 29
Fukasawa performs "36 Views" Valdosta State GA
Sunday, October 20
Carol Shansky in Recital
Flutist Carol Shansky performs Knable's "The Fantastic Flute"
September 19-22
Scott PoolPolitically Speaking -  Music with a Message
Performing Knable's "Song of the Redwood-Tree" with Lauren Beard and Andrea Molina
9/12/19 - University of  Illinois
9/20/19 - Chicago Public Library
9/22/19 - Eastern Illinois University - Lorem ipsum Dolor
Sunday, September 8 at 8:30 pm
Miolina Duo in Rockwood Hall
NYC-based Miolina Duo will reprise Knable's "10 Views of Mount Fuji"
Rockwood Hall 3, NYC
Saturday, August 10 
OH BEHAVE! with The Mannerhausens at The National Comedy Center LUCYFEST
The Drama Ladies presents "OH BEHAVE! with The Mannerhausens", songs by Knable
Reg Lenna Civic Center, Jamestown, NY
Thursday, August 8
Concrete Timbre & AWCANYC
Cobalt Quartet perform "Cobalt Blue(s)" 
National Opera Center, NYC
Tuesday, July 23 at 10:30 AM
OH BEHAVE! with The Mannerhausens
The Drama Ladies presents "OH BEHAVE! with The Mannerhausens",  songs by Knable
Crocheron Park, Buzz O'Rourke Playground, Queens
Thursday, July 18 at 3:30 pm
iPalpiti Festival 
Chase Spruill performs "The Green Violin" 
iPalpiti Festival, Municipal Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
Wednesday, July 17
Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"
Performing Knable's "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Samsoe Piano Festival, Denmark
Wednesday, July 17 at 8 pm
International Double Reed Society 
Scott Pool performs "The Busking Busking Bassoonist"
University of Southern Florida
Monday, July 15 
International Conference of the College Music Society
Knable invited to give lecture/performance of "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
International Conference of the College Music Society
Ghent, Belgium
Tuesday, July 13
Unheard-of//Ensemble premieres Knable's "Cirque de solfège"
Scholes Street Studio, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, June 29 at 3:30 pm
Knable to perform "Pajdushko"
Steinway Hall, NYC
Sunday, June 16 at 8:30 pm
Songs for My Father
Bassoonist Scott Pool performs works by Horace Silver, Jim Cohn, Beth Goode and Knable
Espresso 77, Jackson Heights, NY
Friday, June 14 at 7:30 pm
CITG Series: Americana
Performers from CITG perform Americana works including Knable's "Harlem Cycle"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
Monday, May 27 at 5 pm
State of Emergency: NYIC Benefit Concert
the katie bishop ensemble, Felicia Chen, Amal El-shrafi, Melinda Faylor, Daniel Felsenfeld, Howard Kenty, Sunny Knable, Niloufar Nourbakhsh, The Parhelion Trio, Bahar Royai, Kathleen Supové, and Randy Woolf
Areté Gallery, 67 West St, Brooklyn, NY 
Saturday and Sunday, May 18-19
World Premiere of "Magic It Up"
"Magic It Up" with music by Sunny Knable and words/script by Betina Hershey
Performed by the Garden Players, The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
May 5 at 4 pm
Nassau Community College Vocal Ensemble premieres Knable's "Whitman Songs"
Ben Arendsen conducting, Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY
Wednesday, April 10 at 12 pm
Queens  College Composition Faculty Concert
Works by QC Faculty; Miolina Duo performs Knable's "10 Views of Mount Fuji"
LeFrak Hall, Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, Flushing
Friday, April 5 at 7:30 pm
Tali Artists in Boston
Bassoonist Scott Pool and Sunny Knable team up in Boston, performing "The Busking Bassoonist"
The New Music School, Cambridge, MA
Thursday, March 28
LaGCC Faculty Concert
Sunny Knable to perform new work on LaGuardia Community College Faculty Concert
Little Theatre, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City
Monday, March 25
Miolina Duo in Copenhagen
NYC-based Miolina Duo will reprise Knable's "10 Views of Mount Fuji"
Copenhagen, Denmark
Sunday, March 24
Miolina Duo in Sweden
NYC-based Miolina Duo will reprise Knable's "10 Views of Mount Fuji"
Klubb C-Y#3, Galleri Sagoy, Malmö, Sweden
Sunday, March 17
Elizabeth Picarin and the "The Red Violin"
Famed violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn and pianist Dr. Barbara Podgurski  performs
Knable's new work, "The Green Violin"
Glencairn Museum, Byrn Athyn, PA
 
Saturday, March 16 at 7:30 pm
Elizabeth Picarin and the "The Red Violin"
Famed violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn and pianist Dr. Barbara Podgurski  performs as part of
Musica Reginae Productions, premiering Knable's new work, "The Green Violin"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
Sunday, March 10 at 2 pm
LICA: Americana
Long Island Composers Alliance presents Americana works including
Knable's "Harlem Cycle" for soprano and piano
Bryant Library Concert, 2 Paper Mill Rd, Roslyn, NY 11576
Saturday, March 2 
"Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show
Award winning artists David Ezra Stein and Miriam Kessler
Team up with composer Sunny Knable to perform the "Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show
Robert L. Craig School in Moonachie, NJ
Saturday, February 24 at 3 pm
Rogue Practice: Shanky and d'Auguste
Flutist Carol Shansky and clarinetist Joseph d'Auguste perform a recital 
With Shansky premiering Knable's "The Fantastic Flutist"
East Strousburg Presbyterian Church, PA
Saturday, February 23 at 7:30 pm
LICA: Cobalt Saxophone Quartet
The Cobalt Saxophone Quartet teams up with Long Island Composers Alliance (LICA)
Premiering Knable's new work "Cobalt Blue(s)"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
Sunday, January 27 at 3 and 5 pm
The Garden Players Benefit Concert
The Garden Players to perform selections from the forthcoming musical for children "Magic It Up"
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
Friday, January 25 at 8 pm
Knable: East Meets West - Hokusai to Klee
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs the NY premiere of "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
World Premiere of "10 Views of Mount Fuji" by Miolina Duo
Performance of "Klee" by members of Percussia
Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC 
Tuesday, January 22 at 7 pm
Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints" 
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
University of Mobile,  Mobile, AL
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December 16  Sunny Knable Music Studio Recital
Knable premieres his "Anniversary for Lenny"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
December 15  Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints" 
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Mendocino Preston Hall, Mendocino CA
December 2 "Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show
Award winning artists David Ezra Stein and Miriam Kessler
Perform Knable's "Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show
Kew & Willow Books, Kew Gardens, NY
November 17  Riel Duo Performs at the Faculty Recital
Riel Duo (Flautist Carol Shansky and clarinetist ​Joseph d'Auguste) performs Knable's "Tango Boogie"
on their recital program "Historias Latinas" at the FJC University Faculty Recital
New Jersey City University, NJ
November 8  Faculty Performers at the Festival of New American Music
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Sacramento StateCA
November 5  Harpsichord Dedication Concert: Faythe Vollrath
Harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath to perform "Keeping Faythe" on her recital
Concordia University, Irvine, CA
 
October 27  Riel Duo Performs at the American Single Reed Summit
Riel Duo (Flautist Carol Shansky and clarinetist ​Joseph d'Auguste) performs Knable's "Tango Boogie"
on their recital program "Historias Latinas" at the American Single Reed Summit
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
October 21  Woodwind Day at NYU
Singing Bassoonist Gina Cuffari to perform "Double Reed",  NYU, NYC
October 13  Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"  on the Piano Series
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Sacramento StateCA
October 5  Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints" 
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs the official US premiere of "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Modesto Gallo Center for the ArtsModesto, CA
September 26  Talis Artists Perform on the Islander Festival
Bassoonist Scott Pool and pianist-composer Sunny Knable perform pieces by
Miguel del Aguila, Sunny Knable ("The Busking Bassoonist"), Libby Larsen and Alec Wilder
Texas A&M, Corpus Christi, TX
September 22  Talis Artists Perform at The Church-in-the-Gardens
Bassoonist Scott Pool and pianist-composer Sunny Knable perform pieces by
Miguel del Aguila, Sunny Knable ("The Busking Bassoonist"), Libby Larsen and Alec Wilder
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
September 21 Talis Artists Perform at Queens College
Bassoonist Scott Pool and pianist-composer Sunny Knable perform pieces by
Miguel del Aguila, Sunny Knable ("The Busking Bassoonist"), Libby Larsen and Alec Wilder
Aaron Copland School, Queens College, Room 226, Flushing, NY
 
September 15 "Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show at the Brooklyn Book Festival
Award winning artists David Ezra Stein and Miriam Kessler
With composer Sunny Knable to perform the "Interrupting Chicken" Puppet Show
On the children's book by the same name, performed on the Brooklyn Book Festival
MetroTech CommonsBrooklyn, NY
August 29  Xelana Duo at the IDRS Conference in Granada
Xelana Duo perform "AlexAna" at the International Double Reed Conference
Sala Albéniz-Machuca, Granada, Spain
July 26 "SIERRE ET VAL D‘ANNIVIERS" World Premiere
World premiere of Knable's music for silent film "Sierre et val d'anniviers"
as performed by members in the Talis Festival
Saas Fee, Switzerland
June 22  Performance of "OH, BEHAVE!! with The Mannerhausens"
New musical for young audience performed by The Drama Ladies
OKABALOO!, Long Island City, NY
June 15  Long Island Composers Alliance 47th Anniversary Concert
Performance of Knable's "Proserpina and the Devil"
South Huntington Public Library, NY
 June 10  Sunny Knable Music Studio Recital
Knable to perform "Pajdushko"
The-Church-in-the-Gardens, NY
June 2  NYC Premiere of "OH, BEHAVE!! with The Mannerhausens"
NYC premiere of a new musical for young audience performed by The Drama Ladies
OKABALOO!, Long Island City, NY
May 25  Talis Festival Performers: Scott Pool and Sunny Knable
Bassoonist Scott Pool and Sunny Knable perform pieces by
Cohn, Rachmaninov, Steinmetz and Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist"
Great Neck Conservatory, NY
Saturday, May 19 at 4 and 7 pm and Sunday, May 20
World Premiere of "OH, BEHAVE!! with The Mannerhausens"
World premiere of a new musical for young audience performed by The Drama Ladies
Peppermint Creek Theatre, Lansing, MI
Saturday, May 19 at 4 and 7 pm and Sunday, May 20 1:30 and 4:30 pm
World Premiere of "Switch It Off"
"Switch It Off" by Knable and Betina Hershey performed by the Garden Players
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
 
April 21, at 1:30 and 4 pm "L'histoire du soleil" US Premiere
US premiere of "L'histoire du soleil" by Knable and Valentine Biollay
to be premiered by Musica Reginae Productions
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
April 15  Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa performs the US premiere of "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Red Church, Sonora, CA
April 13  Natsuki Fukasawa presents "Poetry and Prints"
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa premieres the first half of "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Eskaton, Carmichael, CA
 
April 11  SoundNOW Contemporary Music Festival
Knable's "Three Dances for Strings Quartet" to be performed by Cantos Y Cuentos 
Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA
April 8  St. James Concert Series: Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa
Pianist Natsuki Fukasawa to premiere Knable's "36 Views of Mount Fuji"
Red Church, Sonora, CA
March 28  LaGuardia Community College Faculty Concert
World Premiere of Knable's "Klee" to be performed by Ingrid Gordon
LaGuardia Community College, Queens, NY
March 26  Xelana Duo Spring Tour
Knable's "AlexAna" to be performed by Xelana Duo
Spectrum, Brooklyn, NY
March 20  Xelana Duo Spring Tour
Knable's "AlexAna" to be performed by Xelana Duo
College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
March 18  Xelana Duo Spring Tour
Knable's "AlexAna" to be performed by Xelana Duo
Peabody Institute, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
March 16  Xelana Duo Spring Tour
Knable's "AlexAna" to be performed by Xelana Duo
The Hartt School, Hartford, CT
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December 17  Sunny Knable Music Studio
Knable performs "Cartes postales de la Suisse"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
December 3  Kristin Samadi and Friends
Knable to perform "Cartes postales de la Suisse"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
November 12  Le Petit Salon de Musique - Parhelion Trio

Works by Paul Schoenfeld, Jennifer Higdon, Derek Bermel and Knable 

Le Petit Salon de Musique, Stony Brook, NY
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 380 Nicolls Road, East Setauket, NY, 11733

 
November 12  Cantos Y Cuentos
Ensemble Cantos Y Cuentos performs arrangement of Knable's "Proserpina and the Devil" 
Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA
November 11  Queens College Faculty Concert
Knable to perform  "Cartes postales de la Suisse"
Queens College, Flushing, NY
November 7  Faythe Vollrath at the 14th International Festival "Harpsichord, Live Art"
Harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath performs Knable's "Pajdushko"
at the 14th International Festival "Harpsichord, Live Art"
Hall of the Assembly of the City, Beograd, Serbia
November 5  Faythe Vollrath at the Festival of New American Music
Harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath to premiere Knable's "Pajdushko"
Festival of New American Music, CSU Sacramento, CA
October 27  New Music Festival
Members of Indiana State University faculty to perform Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist"
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
September 27  LaGuardia Community College Faculty Concert
D'Vorah Bailey and Sunny Knable perform selections from "Harlem Cycle
LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
June 21  Chapel of the Chimes: Garden of Memory
Faythe Vollrath plays "Keeping Faythe" as part of a celebration of the solstice
Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, CA
May 20 at 5 pm and 7:30 pm; Sunday, May 21 at 2 pm and 5 pm
"Your Turn: A Superhero Musical" Premiere
 The Garden Players perform a world premiere of
"Your Turn: A Superhero Musical" by Betina Hershey and Sunny Knable
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
 
April 14 "Deliver Us from Donald" A Protest Concert
Performance of "My Toy President" for toy piano and spoken word
The TankBrooklyn, NY, $18 tix
April 14  Kosumo Morishita Lecture Recital
Pianist Kosumo Morishita perform's Knable's "American Variations" in addition to lecturing about it
Butler School of Music, University of Texas at Austin
April 8  Unheard-of//Ensemble - a benefit concert
Trio Unheard-of//Ensemble performs pieces written for them
including Knable's "Proserpina and the Devil" - $15 tickets
Scholes, Brooklyn, NY
April 8 "Beethoven in Love" Chamber Opera Premiere
 World premiere of "Beethoven in Love", a 45-minute chamber opera, Libretto by Maxine Fisher
National Opera Center, NYC
March 31  Verismo Trio at Wyoming Community College
Verismo Trio performs Knable's "Glassworks" off their recent CD "cloudServer"
Laramie County Community College, WY
March 6  Unheard-of//Ensemble at Columbus State University
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
Columbus State University, Columbus, GA
 
March 4  Adelphi University Performing Arts Series "New Music XII"
Parhelion Trio to perform Knable's "Sundog", alongside works by
Jennifer Higdon, Paul Schoenfield, Derek Bermel
Adelphi University, NYC
March 4  Unheard-of//Ensemble at The Mammal Gallery with Chamber Cartel
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
The Mammal Gallery with Chamber Cartel, Lookout Mountain, GA
March 2 "Deliver Us from Donald" A Protest Concert
Premiere of Knable's "My Toy President" for toy piano and spoken word
The TankBrooklyn, NY
March 2  Unheard-of//Ensemble at Covenant College
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
Covenant College, Lookout Mountain, GA
March 1  Unheard-of//Ensemble at Chattanooga State Community College
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
Chattanooga State Community College, Chattanooga, TN
February 26  Unheard-of//Ensemble Marywood Residency
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
First Presbyterian Church of Clark's Summit, Scranton, PA
February 25  Unheard-of//Ensemble at Spectrum
Unheard-of//Ensemble premiere's Knable's new work "Proserpina and the Devil"
On a short play by Thornton Wilder
Spectrum, NYC
February 18  Parhelion Trio at Cornelia Street Café
Parhelion Trio to perform works by Knable,
Jennifer Higdon, Paul Schoenfield, Derek Bermel
Cornelia Street Café, NYC
February 12  Chamber Music Concert
With Natsuki Fukasawa, piano; Patricia Shands, clarinet; Igor Veligan, violin
West Coast premiere of Knable's "Lineage" 
University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA
February 11  Parisian Cabaret: The Gavroche Jazz Band
Musica Reginae Productions presents The Gavroche Jazz Band
Led by vocalist Valentine Biollay, with Knable on piano and accordion,
Julien Hucq, saxophone; Nick Russo, guitar; Andrea Veneziani, bass
Premiering new arrangements by Sunny Knable on chansons by Bizet, Fauré, and Debussy 
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
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November 13 and 20  California Youth Symphony in performance
World premiere of Knable's Symphony No. 2 "The Great Expanse"
By the California Youth Symphony, Maestro Leo Eylar conducting
Palo Alto, California
November 12  Verismo Trio
Verismo Trio performs works off their recently released CD "cloudServer"
Including Knable's "Glassworks"
Oliver Recital Hall, Southern Arkansas University
November 6  Verismo Trio
Verismo Trio performs works off their recently released CD "cloudServer"
Including Knable's "Glassworks"
Casper Chamber Music Society, Shepherd of the Hills Church, Casper, WY
November 4  Verismo Trio performs works off their recently released CD "cloudServer"
Including Knable's "Glassworks"
The​ Whitney Center for the Arts, Sheridan College, WY
Saturday, October 22 at 4 pm Sunny Psalms 
CITG Praise Band and Choir perform all original psalms by Knable
Guest artists Betina Hershey and Nick Russo
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
September 18, 22, 27  Sayano Tojima and Aya Kato in Performance
Violinist Sayano Tojima and pianist Aya Kato
Performing Japanese premiere of "Chase!" and "Catch"
at MTC Hall in Tokai City, Aichi
at Miyamori Hall in Tono City
at Saravah Tokyo in Shibuya ku, Tokyo
August 11  California Youth Symphony Camp
First ever reading of Knable's Symphony No. 2 "The Great Expanse"
By the California Youth Symphony, Leo Eylar conducting
Redwood Glen, California
July 24  Talis Festival
Premiere of a new work, "L'histoire du Soleil"
3rd Annual Talis Festival with words by Valentine Biollay and music by Sunny Knable 
Saas Fee, Switzerland
 
June 24  Xelana with Imani Winds
Duo AnAlex to perform Knable's "Xelena" in a concert with the Imani Wind Festival
Mannes School of Music
 
June 12  Sunny Knable Music Studio
Knable performs his "Keeping Faythe"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
May 14  AnAlex with Iktus Percussion
Duo AnAlex to perform Knable's "AlexAna", concert hosted by Iktus Percussion
The Firehouse Space, Brooklyn, NY
May 14  Parhelion Trio and Stony Brook Chamber Ensemble
Parhelion Trio performs Knable's "Sundog" with composers Bermel, Debussy, Higdon, and Schoenfield
Three Village Church, 322 Main Street, East Setauket, NY
 
May 21 at 5 pm and 7:30 pm, May 22 at 2 pm and 5 pm  The Garden Players
Premiere of a new Garden Players musical for children "What If?"
By Betina Hershey and Sunny Knable
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY
April 18  Gina Cuffari in Recital
Bassoonist Gina Cuffari gives her final DMA recital
Including Knable's "Double Reed" for singing bassoonist and accordion
April 14  "Happy Hour" with Parhelion Trio 
Parhleion Trio performs Knable's "Sundog" and works by 
Connesson, Debussy, Whitny George, Glass & Felsenfeld 
$9 for admission and free drink, Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC
April 12  Stony Brook Student Composers Concert
Performance of "AlexAna" by duo AnAlex featuring saxophonist Ana García and bassoonist Alex Davis
Staller Center, Stony Brook, NY
March 26  Xelana Debut saxophonist Ana García. and bassoonist Alex Davis, make their debut
with pieces written for them including Knable's "Alexana"
National Opera Center, 330 7th ave, NYC
March 18  College Music Society Northeast Regional Conference
Professors of Iona College & Kutztown U perform Knable's "Sundog"

Including Carol Shansky, flute; Soo Goh, clarinet; & Maria Asteriadou, piano

CMS Regional Conference, Music Department of Kutztown University, PA
March 11  Verismo Trio at U of Nebraska
Verismo Trio performs Knable's "Glassworks" off their recent CD "cloudServer"
University of Nebraska at Kerney
March 4  Andrea Christie plays Chopin, Debussy, Stravinsky and Knable
Pianist Andrea Christie leads an exciting program with pianist Andrea Violet Lodge
members of the Parhelion Trio performing Knable's "Sundog
Greenwhich Music House, NY, NY
February 18  Daniel Felsonfeld Presents: Parhelion Trio
Members of the Parhelion Trio
Sarah Carrier, Ashlée Miller and Andrea Christe perform for the second time ever, Knable's "Sundog" 
National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY
February 13  Beethoven in Love - Act II reading
Reading of "Beethoven in Love" Act II with libretto by Maxine Fisher
National Opera Center, NYC
January 31  The Gardens Players Fundraiser
Betina Hershey and Sunny Knable perform from their new children's musical "What If?"
The Community House, Forest Hills, NY

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 January 30  SUNY New Music Symposium
Gina Cuffari and Sunny Knable perform
Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist" at University at Albany (SUNY) as part of the New Music Symposium
Albany, New York
 
February 19  Ashleé Miller and Parhleion Trio
New York based Parhelion Trio will present the World Premiere of
Knable's new work, "Sundog" on the recital of Ashleé Miller at
the Graduate Center of New York (CUNY)
Manhattan, New York
 
March 5  NYU Faculty Recital
Bassoonist Gina Cuffari and Sunny Knable to perform "Double Reed" on the NYU Faculty Recital
Steinhardt, NYU
 
March 29  Musical Amoeba's "Throwback Night"
William Wheeler, Blanca Gonzalez & Sunny Knable present new works by Queens College Alumni
National Opera Center, 330 7th ave, NYC
 
April 15 "(K)new Songs"
Sunny Knable presents a showcase of exciting new works
for voice, bassoon and piano, featuring acclaimed bassoonist Scott Pool and friends 
National Opera Center, 330 7th ave, NYC
 
April 16  Talis Festival in New York
Talis Festival performers Nadia Strijbos and Sunny Knable
to perform Knable's "Chase!" and "Catch" for violin and piano
National Opera Center, 330 7th ave, NYC
 
April 21  SBU Student Composers Concert
Knable to perform "Keeping Faythe" at Stony Brook Univerty
Staller Center, Stony Brook University, New York
 
 June 20   Burning Pianos: The Firehouse Space 2 Piano Festival
Kristin Samadi and Sunny Knable to perform the world premiere of "Bartok in Brooklyn" for 2 pianos
The Firespace House, 246 Frost St, Brooklyn
 
July 2  Richard Cionco in Recital
Knable's magnum opus "American Variations" to be performed by world-acclaimed pianist Richard Cionco
At the Samso Piano Festival in Denmark
 
July 24  Talis Festival Performance
Performance of first act of "L'histoire du Soldat" , story written and narrated by Valentine Biollay
Talis Festival, Saas Fee, Switzerland
 
August 22  Faythe Vollrath in Recital
Harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath to perform "Keeping Faythe"
for solo harpsichord at the Twin Cities Early Music Festival
Hennepin Avenue Methodist Church, 511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
 
October 4, 2015 at 1:30 pm and 4 pm  Musica Reginae presents "The Magic Fish"
The Brothers Knable's opera for young audience "The Magic Fish" to be performed
The Community House Stage, Forest Hills, NY
 
October 20  Verismo Trio in Recital
Verismo Trio for flute, alto sax and piano plays Knable's "Glassworks"
Celebrating their new album release "cloudServer"
Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY
 
October 26  Verismo Trio in Recital
Verismo Trio for flute, alto sax and piano plays Knable's "Glassworks"
Celebrating their new album release "cloudServer"
University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
 
November 3  Verismo Trio in Recital
Verismo Trio for flute, alto sax and piano plays Knable's "Glassworks"
Celebrating their new album release "cloudServer"
University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN
 
November 10  Scott Pool in Recital
Bassoonist Scott Pool, vocliast Valentine Biollay & Sunny knable
performance of Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist"
Caffe Vivaldi, 32 Jones St., NYC
 
November 12  Jeremiah Duarte Bills and Natsuki Fukasawa in Recital
Flutist Jeremiah Duarte Bills and pianist Natsuki Fukasawa
US Premiere of Knable's "The Windy City"
Festival of New American Music, CSU Sacramento, 6000 J St
 
November 20   Faythe Vollrath in Recital
Harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath performs an all-contemporary recital including Knable's "Keeping Faythe"
Center for New Music, 55 Taylor st, San Francisco, CA

 

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February 8  Parhelion Trio 
Flutist Sarah Carrier, clarinetist Ashlee Miller and pianist Andrea Christe perform Knable's "Glassworks" 
The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
 
March 23  Rhymes With Opera Salon
Workshop performance of 3 scenes from "Beethoven In Love" 
The Firehouse Space, Brooklyn
 
April 8  Stony Brook Composers
An evening of new works by SBU composers
Including Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist" performed by Gina Gaffari
Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University

 

April 22  Gina Cuffari Recital
An afternon of works for bassoon including Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist"
Performed by Gina Gaffari
Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University

 

April 30  Scott Pool in Recital
An evening of new works for bassoon and piano
Including Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist" (2013) and "Song of the Redwood Tree"

Blackbox Theatre, NYU

 

May 10  New Music Composer Forum II

Musica Reginae, in conjunction with

The Queens New Music Festival, presents:

including Knable's "Chase!" and "Catch"New compositions 

The Church-in-the-Gardens 50 Ascan Ave, Forest Hills, NY

 

May 11  Composers Voice: Mothers Day Concert

Works by Kris Becker, Zachary Detrick, Sunny Knable, Matthew Perez & William Wheeler

Including Knable's "The Line Where the Rain Ends"  

Jan Hus Presbyterian Church, 351 E 74th St, NYC

 

May 31  Parhelion Trio

Works for flute, clarinet and piano including Knable's "Glassworks"  

Southhampton Cultural Center, Agawam Park, NY

 

July 11  Orfeo Music Festival

Performance of Knable's "The Windy City" (2014) by Elizabeth Goode and Natsuki Fukasawa

Orfeo Music Festival, Vipiteno, Italy

 

July 17  Talis Festival

Performance of Knable's "Lineage" (2012) for clarinet, violin and piano

Talis Festival, Saas-Fee, Switzerland

 

August 5  Scott Pool in Recital at IDRS
An evening of new works for bassoon and piano
Including Knable's "The Busking Bassoonist" (2012) and "Song of the Redwood Tree" (2013)
International Double Reed Convention, NY, NY
 
August 6  Gina Cuffari in Circles and Lines
An evening of new works involving oboe and bassoon
Including Knable's newly commissioned work "Double Reed" for singing bassoonist and accordion
Subculture, NYC
 
August 9  Parhelion Trio and Sarah Carrier at NFA
An afternoon of works for flute including  Knable's "Glassworks" and "Pattern Behavior"
National Flute Convention, Chicago, IL
 
August 9  Elizabeth Goode at NFA 
An afternoon of works for flute including the flute arrangement of Knable's "Song of the Redwood Tree"
World Premiere of Knable's "The Windy City"
National Flute Convention, Chicago, IL
 
November 15   Faythe Vollrath in Recital at FENAM
The Festival of New American Music presents
harpsichordist Faythe Vollrath in recital including Knable's "Keeping Faythe"
CSU Sacramento, CA
 
November 20  Stony Brook Composers
An evening of new works by SBU composition students including a new work by Knable
Staller Center, Stony Brook, NY
 

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January 18   Trio Con Brio
An evening of works for flute, cello and piano
Featuring Knable's "Pattern Behavior" (2008) and "Trio" (2010)
Caffe Vivaldi, NYC

 January 20   Classical Singers Career and Development Club
An afternoon of sacred songs featuring Knable's "3 Sacred Songs for Tenor"
Le Frak Hall, Aaron Copland School
Queens College, Flushing, NY
January 20  Garden Players
An afternoon of music for children
Featuring the Knable Bros.' "Otter Song" from The Magic Fish
Smith Hall, The Community House, Forest Hills, NY​​
 January 22  Betina Hershey in Concert
Featuring the Knable Bros.' "Otter Song" from The Magic Fish
The Tuesday Morning Music Club
Community Church of Douglaston​, NY
 
January 27
Parhelion Trio - 15 Minutes of Fame (Vox Novus)
Featuring Knable's 5 miniatures entitled "Glassworks"
Jan Hus Church, East 74th Street, NYC
 
February 4 "Our Town" 75th Anniversary Celebration
Knable's "American Variations" featured as part of short film
on the anniversary of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town"
Ford's Theatre, Washington DC
February 8  Colored in Velvet
Parhleion Trio presents a noir anti-Valentine's Day concert
with works by Connesson, Felsonfeld, Hindson, Knable & Piazzolla

Firehouse Space, Brooklyn, NY

February 20  Composers Colloquium
Sarah Carrier and Sunny Knable to demonstrate featuring Knable's "Pattern Behavior"
CSU Long Beach

 
February 20  Sarah Carrier in Concert

Sarah Carrier ​performs new works for flute and piano featuring Knable's "Pattern Behavior"
CSU Long Beach

February 21  Sarah Carrier and Sunny Knable in Concert
Esteemed flutist Sarah Carrier to present a performance of works for flute and piano
Featuring Knable's "Pattern Behavior" & "American Variations"
Irvine High School, CA
 
February 22  Denison Tutti Music Festival
Sunny Knable performs "American Variations"
Denison University, OH
March 2  New Music Composers' Forum
Musica Reginae presents a concert of new music with works by
Sunny Knable, Beata Moon, Majorie Rusche, & David Schober
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY​
March 8  Sean Moonsammy in concert
for voice and piano including Knable's "Letter to a Young Poet"
on a letter by Rainer Maria Rilke with Baritone Sean Moonsammy 
Le Frak Concert Hall, Aaron Copland School, Queens College, Flushing, NY
 
April 2  Redwood Trio: Robin Fisher, Scott Pool, Natsuki Fukasawa
Featuring "Song of the Redwood-Tree" on poems by Walt Whitman
CSU Sacramento
 
April 5  Jessi Tortorice in concert
Violinist Jessi Tortorice presents an afternoon of works for violin and piano including Knable's "Chase!"
Le Frak Concert Hall, Aaron Copland School
April 13   Composers Voice "Stone Soup" -- 100th concert celebration
Parhelion Trio performs Knable's "Glassworks"
Jan Hus Presbyterian Church, NYC
 
April 25  Redwood Trio: Robin Fisher, Scott Pool, Natsuki Fukasawa
Featuring music for soprano, bassoon and piano
"Song of the Redwood-Tree" on poems by Walt Whitman
St. Mary's College, Moraga, CA

 

May 20, 2013  Sunny Knable Student Recital
The studio of Knable  performing works by himself

 

June 1  Cross Legged Concert Series
The Magic Fish, a children's opera by The Brothers Knable
Turtle Bay Music School, NYC

 

June 2  100th Year Anniversary Fundraiser for The Church-in-the-Gardens, The Community House

Knable's "The Line Where the Rain Ends" for cello and piano
Premiered and danced to by the Rose Academy of Ballet, Melissa Wilson, choreography.
A new sacred work for SATB will be premiered by the CITG choir 

 

June 13  Classical Revolution Sacramento
Knable's "The Line Where the Rain Ends" for cello and piano performed by Jia-mo Chen
Bows and Arrows, Sacramento, CA
 
June 21  Parhelion Trio in concert
plays Knable's "Glassworks"
Milk and Roses Cafe, Greenpoint, Brooklyn
 
July 2013  Redwood Trio in concert
Knable's "Song of the Redwood-Tree" 
Orfeo Music Festival, Vipiteno, Italy

 

August 10

Rhymes with Opera
Workshop performance of Knable's "Leviathan"
National Opera Center, NYC
 
September 12  Parhelion Trio
Parhelion Trio performs Knable's "Glassworks"
Mannes School of Music, NYC
 
September 13  Parhelion Trio
Parhelion Trio performs Knable's "Glassworks"
The Firehouse Space, Brooklyn, NY
 
October 26 "New Works Well" by Sunny Knable
featuring Eric Brittain, Richard Cionco, Natsuki Fukasawa, Jennifer Girone-Virgilia, Leanne Gonzalez, Elisabeth Halliday, Stephanie Izzo, Scott Pool, and  Chase Spruill
World premiere of "The Busking Bassoonist"
The Church-in-the-Gardens, Forest Hills, NY
 
October 27 "The Busking Bassoonist"
Performed by Scott Pool and Natsuki Fukasawa
House Recital, NYC 
 
November 9  Festival of New American Music
Robin Fisher, Natsuki Fukasawa and Scott Pool
Perform Knable's "Song of the Redwood Tree" and West Coast premiere of "The Busking Bassoonist"
Sacramento State University, CA
 
November 10  Graduate Recital, Vijay Chalasani
Violist Vijay Chalasani performs Knable's "Still Life"
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
 
November 21  SBU Composers Concert
Knable performs "Catch", Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University
 
December 8  Family Concert - Young Artist Competition
The Magic Fish, a children's opera by The Brothers Knable
Mondavi Center, Davis, CA

 

December 9   Family Concert - Young Artist Competition
The Magic Fish, a children's opera by The Brothers Knable
Mondavi Center, Davis, CA