SHOWS.

(Note that these are primarily listings for performances of my compositions, solo projects, and special collaborations. For the following bands with which I am involved you can click to see upcoming listings: Picastro)

UPCOMING

 

February 26th, 2016
Somewhere There Creative Music Festival (Feb. 26-28th)
Tranzac — 292 Brunswick Ave., Toronto
$10
the Nick Storring Band (Ilana Waniuk, Zoë Alexis-Abrams, John Mark Sherlock, Germaine Liu) with: Slowpitchsound, and a lecture by Joe Strutt of Mechanical Forest Sound.
Facebook Event

 

 

PREVIOUS

September 3rd, 2011
INTERsection, Toronto New Music Marathon
Yonge + Dundas Square,
Toronto
With: John Farah, CONTACT Contemporary Music, Quartetto Graphica, the Flowers of Hell and others.

September 17th, 2011 (“rife” CD release)

Toronto Laser Services Toronto
w/ Khôra (Constellation), Fleshtone Aura, and Tradition and DJ Craig Dunsmuir.

November 2nd, 2011 (“rife” CD release)

The Jazz Room, Waterloo
8:30PM, $10/ $8 student
w/ T H O M A S (Barnyard Records)
Kevin Saltarelli

November 3rd, 2011 (“rife” CD release)
755 Dundas, London (ON)
w/T H O M A S (Barnyard Records)

November 11th, 2011
The Garrison, Toronto
opening for Knuckleduster (Debashis Sinha & Robert Lippok) at their CD release

November 23rd, 2011 (“rife” CD release)
Casa del Popolo, Montreal
w/ Khôra (Constellation)
Nick Kuepfer (Constellation)
Freida Abtan (United Dairies etc.)

Madawska Quartet performing my quartet “senesce”

Fri, January 13, 2012
8:00pm – regular $20/ seniors $15/ students $10 : more info
Centrespace for the Arts
Bishop Cronyn Church
442 William St., London, Ontario

Tue, January 24, 2012
12:00pm – Free
First United, Waterloo

First United Church
16 William St., Waterloo, Ontario

Sat, January 28, 2012
8:00pm adult $20, children/ youth $5
Bobcaygeon Concerts
Trinity United Church,
42 William St., Bobcaygeon, Ontario

Thu, February 2, 2012
12:00pm – Free
Thursdays at Noon Concerts

University of Guelph
MacKinnon, Room 107 (Goldschmidt Room)

January 27th, 2012
Fleishman Gallery
, Toronto
w/ Freida Abtan (United Dairies/ Jnana) * gallery opening + performance for Freida Abtan’s work

January 28th, 2012
Tranzac Southern Cross Lounge, Toronto
w/ Khôra (Constellation Records) and Free Vision

February 2nd, 2012 – at Kazoo!
the E-Bar, Guelph
w/ Bocce (album release) and Paradise Animals

February 16th, 2012
Café Pyrus (16 Charles St. W), Kitchener, ON
w/ Not The Wind Not The Flag (Medusa/ Barnyard Records/ Healing Power)
and Tenderness

February 17th, 2012
755 Dundas, London, ON
w/ Not The Wind Not The Flag (Medusa/ Barnyard Records/ Healing Power)
and Tenderness

February 18th, 2012
Lupercalia Festival
, Owen Sound.
w/ various other artists including: catl, One Hundred Dollars, Eccodek, Castlemusic.

February 28th, 2012
Smiling Buddha (961 College St.), Toronto.
The Knot (my cello duo with Tilman Lewis), Pachamama (Brandon Valdivia/ Alexandra MacKenzie), Tenderness

March 11th, 2012, 9PM – Promise Chamber Event
Arraymusic Studio (60 Atlantic Ave., Suite 218)

March 21st, 2012, 7:30PM – East West Concert Series
Knox Presbyterian Church, 50 Erb St. West, Waterloo.
Madawaska Quartet performs my piece senesce in a special concert.
Featuring a unique experience of global music, this series is an official event of Renison University College’s East Asian Festival and is a partnership between the Department of East Asian Studies at Renison University College and the Department of Music at Conrad Grebel University College. Special guests, the Madawaska String Quartet and the KW Chinese Music Ensemble

March 24th, 2012 – presented by Burn Down The Capital
Oz Studios (134 Ossington Ave.), Toronto

w/ Christof Migone performing “fingering”, Arkm Foam/Checkers

April 6th, 2012 – Thin Edge New Music Collective presents ‘Unusual Spectrum’
Placebo Space (1409 Bloor St. W, apt. A), Toronto

members of Thin Edge New Music Collective perform my piece A Timid Statement alongside works by John Cage, Christian Wolff, Toru Takemitsu, John Adams, Linda Catlin Smith, Aura Giles and others. I will also be DJing!
(Facebook event here)

April 16th, 2012
Soundstreams‘ Salon 21 “Music Matters” Event
The Gardiner Museum
111 Queen’s Park, Toronto
Talking with Lawrence Cherney and Brian Current about the state of emerging composers.  “A Timid Statement” will be performed by Ilana Waniuk and Suhashini Arulanandam, and I will be doing a short improvisation with cello, voice and computer.

April 19th, 2012, 8PM!
Weird Canada HQ inauguration
Upper Floor – 664 Queen Street West, Toronto
w/ Mark Templeton and Doc Dunn (MV + EE,  Transcendental Rodeo etc.)

April 29, 2012 – Crosswires
The Garrison (1197 Dundas St. W), Toronto

w/ Pants and Tie, Man Made Hill, Lost Babies

May 14, 2012
The Knot plays Gone Fishin’ at Somewhere There (227 Sterling Road Unit 112 (just south of Bloor on Ruttan St.))
My abstract cello improv duo with Tilman Lewis is playing at this great new-ish series curated by Michael Keith and David Sait

May 22, 2012
The Tranzac (292 Brunswick. Ave), Toronto

w/ CJ Boyd and Nilan Perera/ Steve Ward/ Germaine Liu

The Thin Edge New Music Collective Presents ‘Premieres: An Evening of Firsts’ tour
Thin Edge presents 5 newly composed works by emerging Canadian composers: myself, Margaret Ashburner, Aura Giles, Tova Kardonne, August Murphy-King.


Thursday, May 24th, 2012, 8pm.
Gallery 345
345 Sorauren Avenue, Toronto

Sunday, June 10th, 2012, 8pm.
The Music Room
57 Young Street West, Waterloo

Tuesday,June 12th, 2012, 8pm
The Gallery/ Ecclesiax Church
2 Monk Street, Ottawa
*This concert is being sponsored by the Ottawa New Music Creators and will include additional works by members of the ONMC*
www.onmc.ca/

June 20th, 2012
Somewhere There
8pm

Octopus (Mark Zurawinski & Germaine Liu – percussion) will debut a new work of mine, as well as a piece by Allison Cameron and Heather Segger, then we join them on (I’ll be doing cello (and possibly electronics/ voice)) for a set of improvised music.

July 17th, 2012
Kitchener City Hall
12pm

August 3rd-5th, 2012
Electric Eclectics Festival #7
!
(Solo, DJ Set, and with Loom)

September 6th, 2012 
I HAVE EATEN THE CITY (Colin Fisher, Brandon Valdivia, Nick Storring)
Tranzac (292 Brunswick Ave., Toronto) , 10pm, $5
w/ Jack Wright & Evan Lipson, Clarinet Panic Deluxx

September 24th, 2012
Allison Cameron + Nick Storring
Tranzac (Tiki Room) (292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto), $PWYC
with Allison Cameron, Stephen Parkinson and Ryan Driver

September 26th, 2012
The Knot (Tilman Lewis/ Nick Storring) and Babel double release show
Holy Oak Café (1241 Bloor St. West, Toronto), 9pm, $7 / $10 with cassette
with Drainolith and Nate Young Regression

October 18th, 2012
X-Avant Festival
the Music Gallery
, (197 John Street, Toronto), 8PM, $20 advance/ $15 members/ $25 at the door
with Shigeto
.

November 24th, 2012
New Adventures in Sound Art SoundPlay Series
Artscape Wychwood Barns
(601 Christie Street, Studio #252)
Première of a new live multichannel audio-visual piece, vanishing points; still life.

February 15th, 2013
Arraymusic’s Three New Sides To A Square concert
The Arraymusic Space, 155 Walnut Avenue, Toronto, 8pm, $25
Première of a new commissioned work of mine for Arraymusic (thanks to funding from the OAC‘s Commissioning Program).  Other works by Christopher Butterfield, Daniel Foley and Jan-Bas Bollen.

February 27th, 2013
University of Waterloo’s Critical Media Lab presents Wayde Compton
I will be accompanying Compton at this performance on cello, electronics and other stuff.

March 13th, 2013
Aigre Douce : New Sweet and Sour Music
Canadian Music Centre 20 St. Joseph St., Toronto, 5:30PM
part of the CMC’s new 13th Street Winery Piano Series curated by Adam Sherkin.
A première of a new piece for quintet. Programme contains a new piece by Allison Cameron as well.
Featuring: Ilana Waniuk – violin & auxiliary instruments; Cheryl Duvall – piano & auxiliary instruments (Ilana and Cheryl appear courtesy of the Thin Edge New Music Collective); Allison Cameron – toy piano & autoharp; Brandon Valdivia (from Picastro; Not The Wind, Not The Flag)  – thumb pianos, melodica, percussion; Nick Storring – cello & auxiliary instruments.

April 17th, 2013
The Knot at the InBetween Series
8pm, ArraySpace, 155 Walnut Ave.
with junctQín and Engine Quintet (Peter Lutek)

April 28th, 2013
I Have Eaten The City opening for Weasel Walter/ Mary Halvorson/ Peter Evans.
9PM at Toronto Laser Services 960 College St. Toronto.
$8

The Animal Project at the Toronto International Film Festival
September 11th, 2013 — 7:30pm, Isabel Bader Theatre.
September 12th, 2013 — 5pm, Scotiabank Theatre 13.
September 14th, 2013 — 7:45pm, TIFF Bell Lightbox 4.
more info about the film here

MEGABONUS/ Healing Power release party for Heart of Toronto (compilation featuring “Bruise Dub” by my project Piège)
September 14th, 2013 — 9pm at Double Double Land.
Facebook event here

Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery Draw-A-Thon
September 28th, 2013 at KWAG.
with Isla Craig and Petra Glynt.

September 21st, 2013
The Knot (Tilman Lewis & I, cello duo improv)
at Sweet Magic Festival, London
with Khôra, Jason Doell and more
details here

Premiere of Terminal Burrowing, commissioned for the 10th anniversary of the AKOUSMA Festival.
October 23, 2013 — Usine C, Montréal

Solo performance (cello, mandola, clavinet, electronics etc.) with crys cole and Matt Rogalsky to celebrate the last day of Eli Keszler’s Cold Pin exhibit at Interaccess.
8PM November 23rd, 2013
at Interaccess Gallery
9 Ossington Ave.
Toronto, ON

Premiere of new solo harp work Hinting commissioned through the Canadian Music Centre‘s Norman Burgess Memorial fund/ the New Music for Young Musicians initiative.
7PM, November 28th, 2013

Canadian Music Centre
20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto

Soundstreams Salon 21
February 21st, 2014
Gardiner Museum
Music by Emilie Lebel, Adam Scime, Jason Doell

March 9th, 2014
Solo set (cello, electric cello, laptop) at the Piano Salon

with a set/ talk by John Kameel Farah

March 22nd, 2014
New work “Ruins” Performed by Musica Reflecta
Tranzac
with pieces by Thom Gill, Christopher Willes, Jason Doell and performances by Colin Fisher and more.

Sunday April 6th, 2014
Soundstreams Emerging Composer Workshop Concert featuring the Cecilia String Quartet
Canadian Music Centre
The Cecilia Quartet plays works by Jason Doell, Tova Kardonne, Alec Hall, André Mestre and Shuying Li.

Tuesday April 8th, 2014
The Knot/ Ido Govrin/ Rob Cruickshank/ Christine Duncan, Susha Raja and Mike McCormick.
University of Toronto Arts Centre
My improv cello duo The Knot (myself and Tilman Lewis)  performing at the Masters in Visual Studies Graduate exhibition

Friday April 11th, 2014
Solo At HAVN in Hamilton
with Cybernetic Orchestra

May 6th-10th, 2014
Yvonne Ng’s SoloDuet
The Theatre Centre
1115 Queen St. W, Toronto.
I have composed an original score for a new work by Yvonne Ng for dancers Luke Garwood and Mairéad Filgate entitled Magnetic Fields.  It’s showing with another piece of hers called Metamorphosis of a Solitary Female Phoenix for Linnea Wong, which was sound-designed by me.
More info & tickets here

May 24th, 2014
Playing solo at OBEY Convention (opening for Tim Hecker)
Fort Massey United Church, Halifax
Tickets here

July 25th, 2014
I HAVE EATEN THE CITY (tape release for Secret Paths) + Khôra + Fake Humans (Carl Didur (Zacht Automaat) & Colin Fisher (of I Have Eaten The City, Not the Wind Not The Flag))at Ratio
283 College St. (upper level), Toronto
PWYC

July 25th, 2014
The Thin Edge New Music Collective perform works by Nick Storring, Brian Harman, John Cage, Devon Yasamune Toyotomi, Claude Vivier’s Pulau Dewata (arranged by Solomiya Moroz)
Le Pantographe
Rue Industriel 123, Moutier
Switzerland

August 15th, 2014
InterArts Matrix Presents: Signature for Euphonopen and Improvisational Choir
This piece was a work I collaborated on as composer of both the open-ended choral score and some of the electroacoustic elements.
Kitchener City Hall – Free
8:30PM

August 29th, 2014
The Knot, Mike Gennaro & Colin Fisher, Moonwood, Totenbaum Träger

at Ratio
283 College St.
$5/ PWYC
Facebook event

October 8th, 2014 – 6:30PM
Tell It Like It Is : Spectrum Music Season Launch
Alliance Française de Toronto – 24 Spadina Road, Toronto (Bloor & Spadina)
featuring myself (solo performance/ DJ) and Barnyard Drama
$10

October 16th, 2014
Sounds from the Tall House presentsNick Storring & Ben Grossman
at Silence
46 Essex St., Guelph
8PM doors — $10/ PWYC
Facebook event

October 24th, 2014
Wavelength & Burn Down the Capital present
Wavelength #623
Ben Frost & Nick Storring
the Garrison -1197 Dundas St. W Toronto.
$15 advance
Facebook event

November 1st, 2014, 8PM
New Adventures in Sound Art presents Terminal Noise
part of their SoundPlay series.
NAISA Space, 601 Christie Street #252

It’s the Toronto debut of my work “Terminal Burrowing”, which was commissioned for the 2013 AKOUSMA Festival in Montréal. Also on the bill: works by Norah Lorway, Mugbait, Dan Tramte and Vanessa Sorce-Lévesque.
$10 General admission.
Full SoundPlay Series schedule here.

November 8th, 2014
NUMUS presents Nick Storring (solo) and Thin Edge New Music Collective
The Button Factory, Waterloo
8PM

December 5th-11th, 2014
Terrance Odette’s FALL theatrical release
at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto

December 6th, 2014
FEAST IN THE EAST presents
Allison Cameron, James Bailey, Steve Kado, Thin Edge New Music Collective performing works by Nick Storring & Andrew Zukerman
at the Jam Factory — 2 Mathilda St., Toronto.
9PM — $8/$10 (includes meal!)

December 16th, 2014
NICK STORRINGEndless Conjecture (Orange Milk Records) album release with
with CRAIG DUNSMUIR, MICHAEL KEITH
+ Film Screening of Mikel Guillen’s THE NATURAL STATE
8PM at Ratio (283 College St., Toronto) — $8

December 30th, 2014
OFFERINGS Compilation launch (presented by Blockspace)
Featuring : Zacht Automaat, New Chance, Doom Tickler, Stüka, Fin, Nick Storring, Stactor, Ludwig, Zones and more
at Cinecycle
FACEBOOK EVENT — DAY/NIGHTTIME EVENT!

January 9th, 2015
LONG WINTER — (Featuring free limited split 7″ with Nick Storring/ Bile Sister)
9PM at the Great Hall, Toronto

March 1st, 2015
‘Artifacts (I)’ presented at MANTIS Festival
John Thaw Theatre, Manchester, UK
8PM
Festival information here.

May 2nd, 2015 : 10AM-4PM
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra — What Next Festival Presents:
Invisible Orchestra — Electronic Works
at 270 Sherman, Hamilton. (FREE)
includes my work Terminal Burrowing and music by: James Harley, James Andean, Jef Chippewa, Alica Ping Yee Ho, Xavier Madore, Gayle Young, Michael Palumbo, James O’Callaghan, Christopher Reiche, Adam Stansbie, Navid Navab, Gilles Fresnais, Dominic Thibault, David Nichols, Fernando Alexis, Pierre-Luc Lecours.
More info

May 3rd, 2015
NUMUS Explore Sound Fundraiser
at the Jazz Room : Waterloo, ON

7PM — $40 General ($25 tax receipt) / $15 StudentSolo live performance and sets by Glenn Buhr & the Button Factory Band and Manatee
More info

May 24th, 2015
Terminal Burrowing being presented at the Canadian Music Centre for Doors Open Toronto

Jun 6, 2015
I Have Eaten The City
at Tranzac, Toronto
with Quicksails, Brett Naucke

July 23, 2015
soloat Ratio, Toronto
with Drainolith, Mark Molnar/ Vicki Mettler/ Bennett Bedoukian/ Craig Pedersen

August 23rd, 2015
solo
at The Cavern, Toronto
with Wei Zhongle, Mirapolis, Bears and Children.

September 23rd, 2015
Bespoken
at Ratio, Toronto
with Diatribes, Ido Govrin

October 16-18th, 2015 —8pm
Eve Egoyan — Thought and Desire CD release recitals
at Small World Music

180 Shaw St. Unit 101
$30 regular / $20 students/ seniors/arts workers
featuring works by Linda Catlin Smith, John Mark Sherlock and the world premiere of my piece for her, byland
info here

October 22nd, 2015
Solo Appearance at Nomadic Streams (Vancouver New Music Festival)at VIVO Media Arts (2625 Kaslo Street, Vancouver)
Festival runs October 22nd-24th featuring: Steve Roden, crys cole, Rafael Anton Irissari, DJ Olive, Flux Quartet, Loscil, Lawrence English, Souns, Marina Rosenfeld.
more info here

October 24th, 2015, 7-9PM
at A Place To Listen
James Bay United Church, 517 Michigan, Victoria.
solo piece by myself, the APTL ensemble performs my work Ruins, Brandes and I perform his work With Our Shadows
info here.

January 30th, 2016 — 1PM
Ensemble Paramirabo performs my new quintet Quillow
with performances by Thin Edge New Music Collective as well
at Laurier New Music Festival
Maureen Forrester Recital Hall, Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Ave West, Waterloo, ON

 

 

 

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