UPCOMING EVENTS

2021

12.14.21 Unstumm AR performance with Claudia Schmitz, Nicola L. Hein and Sue-C

10.28.21-11.10.21 Song of Tsar (premiere) Vancouver New Music Electric Fields Festival

07.14.21 Collaboration with Viola Yip Pineapple on a Lonely Island, Part of Issue Project Room Distant Pairs Series (Live Streaming)

2020

Laetitia Sonami PAIA CURTIS CHIP

June 2020: My 1980 PAIA/Curtis Chip Synth resurrected and working!

09.12.20 The Sound of You (premiere) @ Ars Electronica Kepler Garden, with live video by SUE-C (Live Streaming)

07.18.20 Experimental Sound Studio live streaming of Persistent Light of a Lenticular Memory. A new collaboration between Zeena Parkins and Laetitia Sonami. Premiere.

07.17.20 Experimental Sound Studio live streaming of 100 Millions. A new collaboration between Paul DeMarinis, SUE-C and Laetitia Sonami. Premiere.

07.8.20 Beyond the Physical: A Conversation with Julia Christensen and Tom Hall, moderated by Laetitia Sonami. Livestreamed on the Fulcrum Facebook Page.

03.14.20 Center for Contemporary Music @ Mills College, Oakland Persistent Memory of a Lenticular Light. John Bischoff, James Fei, Tim Perkis and a collaboration between Zeena Parkins and Laetitia Sonami. Canceled.
03.07.20 The Wattis Institute, SF Performance in response to an installation by Lydia Ourahmane.
02.22.20-02.26.20  2020 Trotter Visiting Professor @ University of Oregon, Eugene-Concert and Lectures.
02.03.20 Pro Arts Gallery & Commons, Oakland Benefit concert for Mills Signal Flow.

2019

11.06.1911.07.19 Integrated, Antwerp. Keynote lecture and concert.
10.19.19 Wind River Concert, Santa Cruz. With Asha Tamirisa.
10.08.19 Active Music Series Concert, Uptown Oakland.
07.06.19 Center for New Music (Also: John Davis, Heejin Jang).
05.09.19 Kala Insitute, Berkeley. Sparrows and Ortolans. Duo with James Fei.
04.25.19 KPFA, Berkeley. Live duo with Jon Leidecker.
04.07.19 Peacock Lounge, SF. (Also: Wolf Eyes, Universal Indians and Horaflora).
02.02.19 The Red Room. With Bonnie Jones & Christopher DeLaurenti.
01.31.19 Peabody, John Hopkins, Baltimore. With Bonnie Jones.
01.22.19 CCRMA Ideas and Machines Lecture.

(NOT SO) CURRENT NEWS

INSTALLATION

Le Corps Sonore, a sound installation by Eliane Radigue, Laetitia Sonami and Bob Bielecki for the Rubin Museum in New York City. On view until January 2018.



PRESS
Spiral Magazine
SoundAmerican
CityLab
WNYC


REVIEWS

Laetitia Sonami Contemporary Music Review

Contemporary Music Review. June 2016, Front Cover.


PROJECTS

Video documentation of Sonami’s Class Project: Breaking the Sound Barrier, Hochschule für Künste Bremen · University of the Arts Bremen.

Rebecca Fiebrink’s Kadenze Class Machine Learning for Musicians and Artists is launched in February 2016 with Sonami as guest lecturer demonstrating machine learning with the Spring Spyre.

Sue-C and Sonami start work on a third live film performance based on Italo Calvino’s Cosmicomics.

Laetitia Sonami

the ear goes to the sound, a documentary on Sonami’s work by Renetta Sitoy is available to stream and on DVD.

Eliane Radigue and Laetitia Sonami

Photo: rsitoy

Radigue-Sonami. Preparation du Labyrinthe Sonore and rehearsal of OCCAM IX for the Cartier Foundation, June 2015.