Rob Schwimmer
Past Performances

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Monday, March 27th, 2017
Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall Resnick Education Wing
New York, NY
Carnegie Kids
Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall Resnick Education Wing
New York, NY
Carnegie Kids
Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall Resnick Education Wing
New York, NY
Carnegie Kids
Saturday, March 18th, 2017
Solo Concert (Piano, Theremin, Continuum)
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Washington, DC
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Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
The Big Picture
Konzerthaus
Vienna
Austria
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Saturday, February 25th, 2017
The Big Picture
La Scene Watteau
Nogent-sur-Marne
France
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Friday, February 24th, 2017
David Krakauer and The 35MM Orchestra
Hannover Jazz Club
Hannover
Germany
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Sunday, December 11th, 2016
Guitar Mash
City Winery
New York, NY
Tickets include brunch, a "Play Room" for music lovers and access to a silent auction of musical experiences.
Monday, December 5th, 2016
Tamar Muskal
National Sawdust
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Friday, November 25th, 2016
Solo Concert
Detroit Institute for The Arts
Detroit, MI
shows at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
Wally De Backer (aka Gotye)
Ondioline Orchestra
tribute to Jean-Jacques Perrey

National Sawdust
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
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Saturday, October 29th, 2016
It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Metropolitan Museum
New York, NY
See the whole film with a live original score by Rob Schwimmer, performed by the Rob Schwimmer ensemble.
Tickets $45-$50 (inc. museum admission)
Saturday, October 29th, 2016
It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Metropolitan Museum
New York, NY
See the whole film with a live original score by Rob Schwimmer, performed by the Rob Schwimmer ensemble.
Tickets $45-$50 (inc. museum admission)
Thursday, October 6th, 2016
"ALTERNATE UNIVERSE"
for
Piano & Theremin

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Rob Schwimmer is back with a new evening of originals, standards and the unexpected for piano and theremin! TICKETS $15-$35
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
David Krakauer's The Big Picture Orchestra
The Stone
New York, NY
David Krakauer (clarinet); Sara Caswell (violin); Sheryl Bailey (guitar); Rob Schwimmer (piano, haken continuum, theremin); Brad Jones (bass).
Sunday, September 18th, 2016
Free Theremin Workshop for Kids
Austrian Cultural Forum New York
New York, NY
Dorit Chrysler & Rob Schwimmer
Sunday, September 18th, 2016
Free Theremin Workshop for Adults
Austrian Cultural Forum New York
New York, NY
Dorit Chrysler & Rob Schwimmer
Friday, September 16th, 2016
50 Years of Star Trek:
Star Trek Theme on Theremin

The Paley Center for Media
New York, NY
Tickets $15 ($10 Members)
Sunday, May 1st, 2016
Scott Robinson's Orchestra of the Impossible
The Stone
New York, NY
The world premiere of Scott Robinson's Orchestra of the Impossible (RS on piano/‌theremin/‌Continuum) — Shows at 8 and 10 pm
Sunday, April 17th, 2016
DUO
The Stone
New York, NY
Andy Biskin (clarinet) and Rob Schwimmer (piano)
Saturday, April 2nd, 2016
David Krakauer's The Big Picture
Salle des Fêtes Jacques Brel
Gonesse
France
Festival Banlieues Bleues
Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
David Krakauer's The Big Picture
Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
West Palm Beach, FL
$39
Saturday, February 20th, 2016
David Krakauer's The Big Picture
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center
Cutler Bay, FL
$35-$45
Monday, February 15th, 2016
NY Theremin Society:
Theremin d'Amour

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer and Special Guest Charlie Draper will feature delicate vibratos, passionate duetting and a steamy repertoire from Serge Gainsbourg to Yma Sumac to Harold Arlen.
Tickets $15
Thursday, February 11th, 2016
Mr. Joy
A Celebration of Paul Bley

Greenwich House Music
New York, NY
Pianists offer thanks and memories to the late, great jazz pianist Paul Bley with a free concert featuring Ethan Iverson, Frank Kimbrough, Matt Mitchell, Aaron Parks, Rob Schwimmer, and more.
Sunday, December 20th, 2015
A Charlie Brown Christmas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Sunday, December 20th, 2015
A Charlie Brown Christmas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Saturday, December 19th, 2015
A Charlie Brown Christmas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Saturday, December 19th, 2015
A Charlie Brown Christmas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Thursday, December 3rd, 2015
Theremin Master Class with Rob Schwimmer
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
master thereminist and co-director of The NY Theremin Society Rob Schwimmer will work with all participating players in a relaxed, fun yet focused Master Class
Tickets: $50
Saturday, November 21st, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
La Cigale
Paris
France
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Thursday, November 19th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Wrocław
Poland
Venue TBA
Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Moods
Zürich
Switzerland
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Sunday, November 15th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Gasteig
Munich
Germany
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Saturday, November 14th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Tollhaus
Karlsruhe
Germany
All Ages
Thursday, November 12th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Filharmonia Częstochowska
im. Bronisława Hubermana
Częstochowa
Poland
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Sunday, November 8th, 2015
4th Annual Guitar Mash Benefit
City Winery
New York, NY
Bring your guitar, bring your voice, join guitar heroes and over 350 fellow music lovers in an afternoon of sheer joy. Noon - 3:30 p.m.
http://guitarmash.org/events/
Saturday, October 31st, 2015
Halloween "Spooktacular"
Sid Gold's Request Room
NYC, NY
Featuring: Anna Copa Cabanna, Joe McGinty, Live Theremin by Rob Schwimmer, Bewitching Burlesque by Francine "The Lucid Dream".
Friday, October 30th, 2015
Boston Pops and Berklee College of Music
Present "Nosferatu" A Symphony of Horror

Boston Symphony Hall
Boston, MA
The Boston Pops, feat. Rob Schwimmer, theremin.
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Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
Behold This Man! George Washington
Lotos Club
NYC, NY
A private event at the Lotos Club celebrating George Washington and Mt. Vernon. Narrator--David Hyde Pierce; Text--Joan Vail Thorne; Improvised Piano--Rob Schwimmer.
Sunday, October 18th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Museum of Jewish Heritage
New York, NY
All Ages — 2 - 3:30 pm
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Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
David Krakauer's "The Big Picture"
Museum of Jewish Heritage
New York, NY
All Ages — 7 - 8:30 pm
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Sunday, September 6th, 2015
Moab Music Festival
Red Cliffs Lodge
Moab, Utah
What the Heck is That? (Cruel and Unusual Instruments)
Friday, August 7th, 2015
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove
Festival Musiques dels Monts
Villelongue-dels-monts, Pyrénées-Orientales
France
Thursday, August 6th, 2015
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove
Théâtre de la Mer
Sète, Hérault
France
Saturday, August 1st, 2015
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove
Crest Jazz Festival
Crest, Drôme
France
Sunday, July 12th, 2015
Out of Thin Air: Real and Surreal
Caramoor Venetian Theater
Katonah, NY
Music from Copland House with Carolina Eyck, thereminist
Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
Rob Schwimmer Solo Concert
Reexamining Beyond The Sky" for Piano and Theremin

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Friday, June 19th, 2015
Theo Bleckmann duo with Rob Schwimmer
The Stone
New York, NY
playing Hanns Eisler, Kurt Weill, Bertold Brecht a.o. -- Theo Bleckmann (voice), Rob Schwimmer (piano)
Friday, June 12th, 2015
The Dawn of Technicolor:
Technicolor Fragments, and Redskin

Museum of Modern Art (Theater 1)
New York, NY
Piano accompaniment by Rob Schwimmer
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Saturday, June 6th, 2015
The Dawn of Technicolor: The Silent Era
Museum of Modern Art (Theater 1)
New York, NY
Piano accompaniment by Rob Schwimmer
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Friday, May 29th, 2015
Polygraph Lounge
MassMOCA
North Adams, MA
details tba
Saturday, May 9th, 2015
Polygraph Lounge
Carleton College Concert Hall
Northfield, MN
8:00 – 9:30 pm
Friday, May 8th, 2015
Polygraph Lounge
Carleton College Concert Hall
Northfield, MN
8:00 – 9:30 pm
Wednesday, April 29th, 2015
Sanda Weigl
details tba
Sunday, April 26th, 2015
Theremin Workshop: NY Theremin Society
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer & Charlie Hobbs
3 - 5 pm SOLD OUT — 12:30 2:30 pm NEW ADDED SHOW
for Advanced & Beginners — Tickets and Info
Sunday, April 26th, 2015
Kid's Theremin Workshop: NY Theremin Society
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer, and Charlie Hobbs
11 - 11:45 am — Tickets and Info
Friday, April 17th, 2015
NY Theremin Society:
Thereminage à Trois

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer and Scott Robinson attempt the impossible and present their latest solo works (including a number of premieres) and collaborations on Theremin
Friday, March 27th, 2015
The Big Picture
with David Krakauer

The Big Picture
with David Krakauer
Austin, TX
David Krakauer, clarinet; Rob Schwimmer, piano & keys; Sara Caswell, violin; Mark Helias, double-bass; Sheryl Bailey, guitar; John Hadfield, drums, percussion; Projected original visuals by Light of Day & Cutting Room Films
Thursday, March 26th, 2015
The Big Picture
with David Krakauer

McCullough Theatre
Austin, TX
David Krakauer, clarinet; Rob Schwimmer, piano & keys; Sara Caswell, violin; Mark Helias, double-bass; Sheryl Bailey, guitar; John Hadfield, drums, percussion; Projected original visuals by Light of Day & Cutting Room Films
Saturday, February 28th, 2015
The Big Picture
with David Krakauer

Weis Center for the Performing Arts
Lewisburg, PA
David Krakauer, clarinet; Rob Schwimmer, piano & keys; Sara Caswell, violin; Mark Helias, double-bass; Sheryl Bailey, guitar; John Hadfield, drums, percussion; Projected original visuals by Light of Day & Cutting Room Films
Saturday, December 20th, 2014
A Charlie Brown Christmas
50th Anniversary Celebration

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium
New York, NY
Live accompaniment by the Rob Schwimmer Trio and the Church of the Heavenly Rest Children's Choir. Following the screening of the film, a festive holiday sing-along will be led by Mark Stewart and Rob Schwimmer.
Saturday, December 13th, 2014
NY Theremin Society- Theremin Workshop
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer & Charlie Hobbs
Beginner Class 3:00-5:00 pm
Advanced Class 6:00-8:00 pm
Saturday, December 13th, 2014
NY Theremin Society - Kid's Theremin Workshop
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
Kids 4-6 years 11:00 - 11:45 am
Kids 7+ years 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Friday, December 5th, 2014
Houston Theremin Festival
14 Pews
Houston, TX
The Bayou City Music and Film Festival
Thursday, December 4th, 2014
Metropolitan Museum's Tree Lighting
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Rob Schwimmer, David Cossin & Brad Jones jazz trio -- 6:00–8:30 p.m.
Supporting and Sustaining Members
Sunday, November 16th, 2014
Guitar Mash 2014 Benefit Jam
City Winery
New York, NY
Rob plays in the house band -- noon - 3:30 pm
Friday, November 14th, 2014
improvised piano soundtrack
for the silent movie Ramona

Museum of Modern Art (Theater 2)
New York, NY
Friday, October 31st, 2014
NY Theremin Society:
Ghost in the Machine

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
A Halloween Special Performance with Dorit Chrysler and Rob Schwimmer
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove
The Museum of the History of Polish Jews
Warsaw
Poland
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove
The Museum of the History of Polish Jews
Warsaw
Poland
Saturday, October 25th, 2014
Denver Jewish Music Festival
Elaine Wolf Theatre
Denver, CO
David Krakauer presents The Big Picture, "a multimedia show exploring the relationship between music and movies, while reminding us of the contributions they´ve made to our lives."
Sunday, October 5th, 2014
NY Theremin Society- Theremin Workshop
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
for Advanced & Beginners
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer & Charlie Hobbs
Regular Class 3:00-5:00pm -- Advanced Class 6:00-8:00pm
Sunday, October 5th, 2014
NY Theremin Society - Kid's Theremin Workshop
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
for Advanced & Beginners
Dorit Chrysler & Rob Schwimmer
Kids 4-6 years 11:00 - 11:45am -- $35
Kids 7+ years 12:30 - 1:30pm -- $45
Parents may attend with kids for free
Saturday, September 20th, 2014
Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall
Judith and Burton Resnick Education Wing
New York, NY
Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Pioneer Valley Jazz Shares
Private Event
MA
Friday, July 18th, 2014
Nigunim Trio
Yiddish Book Center
Amherst, MA
Lorin Sklamberg, Frank London, and Rob Schwimmer
Saturday, July 5th, 2014
Rob Schwimmer's Big Air Conditioned Concert:
Piano, Continuum & Theremin

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Monday, June 23rd, 2014
Greenlight Bookstore
Brooklyn, NY
A few songs on theremin at the NY reading/book tour stop of Sean Michael's new book "Us Conductors", a novel about Lev Theremin and Clara Rockmore
Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
Caramoor Wednesday Morning Concert
Caramoor Rosen House
Katonah, NY
Rob Schwimmer, theremin, piano and continuum
Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
Svjetlana Bukvich
Spectrum
Manhattan, NY
Rob Schwimmer plays one piece on Continuum with Svjetlana Bukvich
Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Rob Schwimmer's Wild World
of Piano, Continuum & Theremin!

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
New Original Compositions and Improvisations
for Piano/Keyboard, Theremin, and Continuum
Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Film to Stage
The Cell
New York, NY
Rob Schwimmer plays theremin to the 1928 silent
film The Fall of the House of Usher
Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Marxes in Manhattan
The Players Theatre
Manhattan, NY
Rob Schwimmer will play 2 songs on theremin from Marx Bros films with accompaniment tracks on harp a la Harpo
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Polygraph Lounge
JACK
Brooklyn, NY
Polygraph Lounge with special guest David Cossin
at the Bang on a Can Summer Benefit.
Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
Thurman Barker's Jazz Ensemble, Time Factor
Bard College
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
Vienna Cabaret
Austrian Cultural Forum
New York, NY
Sanda Weigl and Klaus Pohl with Rob Schwimmer
Saturday, March 29th, 2014
NY THEREMIN SOCIETY CONCERT
Pioneer Works
Brooklyn, NY
Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer & The NY Theremin Orchestra
Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
Eldridge St Synagogue
New York, NY
between Canal and Division Streets
Thursday, March 6th, 2014
Berlin — Las Vegas
The Mansion at Strathmore
North Bethesda, MD
Theo Bleckmann, voice; Rob Schwimmer, piano/arrangements
Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Sunday, February 16th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Sunday, February 9th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Sunday, February 2nd, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
David Krakauer's
The Big Picture

Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Hall
New York, NY
DAVID KRAKAUER – clarinet; ROB SCHWIMMER – piano, various keyboards & theremin; SARA CASWELL – violin; MARK HELIAS – double bass; SHERYL BAILEY – guitars; JOHN HADFIELD – drums and percussion
Sunday, December 29th, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
The Eleanor Welsh Casey Theatre
Regis College
Weston, MA
"Says You!" public radio live performance
Saturday, December 28th, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
The Eleanor Welsh Casey Theatre
Regis College
Weston, MA
"Says You!" public radio live performance
Friday, December 6th, 2013
Solo Concert
ROB SCHWIMMER
in "Triple Helix"
(Piano/Continuum/Theremin)

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
A/C to High St. or F to York St.
Sunday, November 17th, 2013
Theo Bleckmann
Berlin - songs of love and war, peace and exile
with Rob Schwimmer

Mondavi Center For the Arts
Davis, CA
Saturday, November 16th, 2013
Theo Bleckmann
Berlin - songs of love and war, peace and exile
with Rob Schwimmer

Mondavi Center For the Arts
Davis, CA
Thursday, November 14th, 2013
Sanda Weigl
with Rob Schwimmer

Cafe Sabarsky @ Neue Gallerie
New York, NY
All performances are at 9 p.m., preceded by a prix-fixe dinner at 7 p.m. Combined cost is $110 (dinner $65, performance $45; purchased together).
Wednesday, October 30th, 2013
The NY Theremin Society
Bucknell University Campus Theatre
Lewisburg, PA
This performance will feature five thereminists, including Rob Schwimmer, Dorit Chrysler, Scott Robinson, Llamano, and Cornelius Loy who will perform both original and traditional pieces inspired by ´horror' films (just in time for Halloween).
Saturday, October 26th, 2013
Sanda Weigl sings Hanns Eisler
Deutsches Haus at NYU
New York, NY
Brecht, Music and Culture: Hanns Eisler in Conversation with Hans Bunge; a multimedia show by Sabine Berendse and Paul Clements, with a special performance by singer Sanda Weigl with piano accompaniment by Rob Schwimmer.
Thursday, October 3rd, 2013
Theo Bleckmann
Neue Galerie New York
Museum for German and Austrian Art
New York, NY
with Rob Schwimmer (piano) & JACK String Quartet. Performance at 9 p.m., preceded by a prix-fixe dinner at 7 p.m.
Sunday, September 15th, 2013
The NY Theremin Society presents "The Invisible"
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
The NY Theremin Society presents "The Invisible" featuring Dorit Chrysler, Rob Schwimmer, Duet For Theremin and Lap Steel, David Simons, Dalit Warshaw.
CBS Sunday Morning will be filming the concert for an upcoming theremin segment.
Friday, June 28th, 2013
The NY Theremin Society
presents "International Edition"

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Performances on Theremin by Thorwald Jorgensen, Llamano, Anthony Ptak, Rob Schwimmer. Biographies and Details.
Saturday, June 15th, 2013
Playing Theremin with Erin Hill
& her Psychedelic Harp

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Thursday, June 13th, 2013
Spiritual Music
The Stone
New York, NY
Frank London (trumpet) Lorin Sklamberg (voice), Rob Schwimmer (keyboards) and special guests Nigunim, Zmiros and tsuker-zis.
Friday, May 24th, 2013
Rob Schwimmer Solo Concert
The Wild World of "Piano/Continuum/Theremin"

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Subway: A, C to High St; F to York St
Sunday, April 21st, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
Family Concert at Carnegie Hall

Zankel Hall
New York, NY
Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
The NY Theremin Society
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
The NY Theremin Society presents "The Untouchables"
Performances on Theremin by: Dorit Chrysler, Benjamin Ickies, Scott Robinson, Rob Schwimmer, & special guest Joe McGinty on Therevox
Sunday, March 17th, 2013
Rob Schwimmer - Theremin, Piano, and Continuum
Old Stone House
Brooklyn, NY
Friday, March 15th, 2013
Rob Schwimmer - Theremin, Piano, and Continuum
Old Stone House
Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
Movement & Atmospheric Music Workshops featuring Rob Schwimmer
Samek Art Gallery
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
The Weis Center for Performing Arts and The Samek Art Gallery are pleased to present a day of movement and atmospheric music workshops featuring musician Rob Schwimmer.
12:00 noon - 1 p.m.: Yoga Instruction, led by Cheri Ordorf with music by Rob Schwimmer
5:00- 6:00 PM: Tai Chi Instruction, led by Steve Gallik with music by Rob Schwimmer
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Yoga Instruction, led by Cheri Ordorf with music by Rob Schwimmer
Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College
Irmo, SC
Friday, February 22nd, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
USC School of Music Recital Hall
Columbia, SC
with Melissa Fathman
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
With Melissa Fathman -- Bring the Kids!!
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
Polygraph Lounge
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
With Melissa Fathman-- Sons of Baloney (Don't Bring the Kids!!)
Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
Zmiros Project
Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theater
New York, NY
Frank London (trumpet) and Lorin Sklamberg (vocals, accordion) of the radical klezmer band, Klezmatics, join Rob Schwimmer (jazz piano, theremin) to create lyrical arrangements of zmiros - Sabbath songs that are both highly spiritual and deeply earthy.
Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
The NY Theremin Society presents:
"SOUNDS OF THE ETHER"

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Performances on Theremin by:
Améthyste and Tigerforest
Dorit Chrysler
Cornelius Loy
Kip Rosser
Rob Schwimmer
Tele-Charge: 212 239 6200 or www.telecharge.com
Dinner reservations:212-539-8778
Sunday, November 11th, 2012
Guitar Mash Benefit Concert
City Winery
New York, NY
Concert + Jam to benefit scholarships for Rock the House, the signature band program of Church Street School for Music and Art. Featuring Chad Smith, Tom Colicchio, Mark Stewart, Larry Campbell, Nels Cline, Stefan Grossman, Lenny Kaye, and Vernon Reid; Rob Schwimmer will play in the house band.
Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA
Rob Schwimmer solo performance
Friday, October 26th, 2012
The Thurman Barker Quartet
with Rob Schwimmer -- AACM concert

Community Church of New York
also feat. James Emery and Jerome Harris
Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
The Thurman Barker Quartet
with Rob Schwimmer

Bard College
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
also feat. James Emery and Jerome Harris
Old Gym -- details tba
Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
Polygraph Lounge Family Concert
A Carnegie Neighborhood Concert

LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
Long Island City, Queens, NY
(this event is for school groups only)
RSVP required: schooltime@lagcc.cuny.edu
Saturday, September 22nd, 2012
American Festival of Microtonal Music
Church of St. Luke in the Fields
NYC
Rob Schwimmer: Haken Continuum
Thursday, September 20th, 2012
The NY Theremin Society presents:
"GOOD Vibrations - Theremin x 4"

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
4 solo Performances on Theremin by:
Dorit Chrysler
Michael Evans
Rob Schwimmer
Allison Sniffin
Sunday, September 2nd, 2012
Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
a shorty set (15-20 minutes) along with a variety of amazing players/composers as part of the Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Saturday, September 1st, 2012
Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
a shorty set (15-20 minutes) along with a variety of amazing players/composers as part of the Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Friday, August 31st, 2012
Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
a shorty set (15-20 minutes) along with a variety of amazing players/composers as part of the Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
a shorty set (15-20 minutes) along with a variety of amazing players/composers as part of the Bargemusic Labor Day Festival
Friday, June 29th, 2012
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
ROB SCHWIMMER
Plays Originals + ?
on Piano/ Haken Continuum Fingerboard/ Theremin
& Celebrates Bernard Herrmann's 101st Birthday
Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
Rob Schwimmer and Frank London
Caffe Vivaldi
New York, NY
Saturday, March 17th, 2012
Bernie Worrell Orchestra with Special Guest: Theremin virtuoso, Rob Schwimmer
Le Poisson Rouge
NYC, NY
7:30pm - Marco Benevento
8:30pm - Bernie Worrell Orchestra with Rob Schwimmer
Thursday, December 15th, 2011
Polygraph Lounge: Spike Jones
100th Birthday Celebration
A Challah-Daze Spectacular!

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Thursday, December 1st, 2011
Theo Bleckmann's "Berlin"
Neue Galerie New York
Museum for German and Austrian Art
New York, NY
Friday, November 18th, 2011
New Music for Piano, Theremin and Continuum
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Friday, October 7th, 2011
"Touch"
An All-Piano Concert
on One of The World's Great Pianos!

The Fazioli Salon at Klavierhaus
New York, NY
for Reservations call Peter Becker at (480) 789-1313
Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Hitchcock In Paradise
Crested Butte Music Festival
Crested Butte, CO
Buy Tickets Here
Supported by the Stanley Feldberg New Inititatives Fund
A night with film music from Hitchcock-thrillers like Spellbound, The Paradine Case, Vertigo and others will feature our special instrument for 2011- the Theremin. Rob Schwimmer, who is also known as a virtuoso jazz pianist, will complete the program with Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue."
Wednesday, June 29th, 2011
Bernard Herrmann: 100th Birthday Celebration
The Greene Space
NYC, NY
Join conductor John Mauceri, writer Dorothy Herrmann, director Josh Waletzky, composer Rob Schwimmer, and film composer Michael Giacchino for a celebration of composer Bernard Herrmann, best known for scoring Psycho, Citizen Kane and Taxi Driver. Hosted by WQXR´s David Garland and Elliott Forrest.
Info and Tickets Here
Thursday, May 19th, 2011
Songwriter's Beat
Christopher Street Coffee House
NYC, NY
Rob Schwimmer, Martha Redbone, Elisa Peimer
& Steve Addabbo at the Songwriter's Beat
Wednesday, May 18th, 2011
Solo Concert:
Rob Schwimmer's "PianNo Touching"

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
I'm thrilled to be back at Bargemusic on a (hopefully) beautiful
spring night with lots of new music for theremin and piano!
Subway: A, C to High St; F to York St
Saturday, February 26th, 2011
Polygraph Lounge
LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
Long Island City, Queens, NY
Carnegie Kids Concert
Friday, February 25th, 2011
Polygraph Lounge
Museum of the City of New York
New York, NY
Carnegie Kids Concert
Saturday, February 5th, 2011
Rob Schwimmer Theremin Soloist with
the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra

Anne S. Richardson Auditorium
Ridgefield, CT
A Night At the Movies: The RSO plays some of the most memorable movie scores from Hollywood´s most prolific composers.
Tuesday, December 14th, 2010
Spike Jones' 99th Birthday Celebration
with Polygraph Lounge in a Challah-Daze Spectacular!

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Tuesday, December 14th, 2010
Spike Jones' 99th Birthday Celebration
with Polygraph Lounge in a Challah-Daze Spectacular!

Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Sunday, October 17th, 2010
Polygraph Lounge CarnegieKids Concerts
Flushing Town Hall
Flushing, NY
(at Linden Place)
7 to Main St./Flushing
Saturday, October 16th, 2010
Polygraph Lounge CarnegieKids Concerts
Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education
Bronx, NY
(at 163rd St)
2/5 to Intervale Ave or 6 to Hunts Point Ave



Sunday, September 26th, 2010
DUMBO Arts Festival 2010
Galapagos Art Space
Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
Chalkboard or Shuffle on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Wednesday, September 15th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
Chalkboard or Shuffle on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Sunday, September 12th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
Chalkboard or Shuffle on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Wednesday, September 8th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
Chalkboard or Shuffle on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Monday, August 30th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer's Wild World
of Piano and Theremin

Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Sunday, August 15th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Shuffle" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Sunday, August 1st, 2010
Polygraph Lounge
Caramoor
Katonah, NY
Simon and Garfunkel
tour postponed indefinitely
Wednesday, July 14th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Chalkboard" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Sunday, July 11th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Shuffle" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Thursday, July 8th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Chalkboard" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Wednesday, July 7th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Shuffle" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Sunday, July 4th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer
Caramoor
Katonah, NY
Rob Schwimmer Theremin soloist with The Orchestra of St. Lukes.
caramoor.org for details
Wednesday, June 30th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer performs Christian Marclay's
"Chalkboard" on piano

Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Saturday, June 5th, 2010
Polygraph Lounge
Kleinert/James Arts Center
Woodstock, NY
Saturday, May 15th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
family concert
Wednesday, March 17th, 2010
ZMIROS/NIGUNIM TRIO
details tba
Boca Raton, FL
with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg
Saturday, March 6th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Friday, March 5th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Thursday, March 4th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Thursday, February 25th, 2010
Rob Schwimmer’s Wild World of Piano
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Rob Schwimmer, Piano and Theremin
Saturday, January 30th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Thursday, January 28th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Wednesday, January 27th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Zankel Hall
New York, NY
10 and 11:30 a.m.
Carnegie Hall's "Carnegie Kids"
Friday, January 8th, 2010
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Severance Hall
Cleveland, OH
Polygraph Lounge with members of The Cleveland Orchestra
Monday, December 14th, 2009
Polygraph Lounge Holiday Show
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
featuring Melissa Fathman
Sunday, December 6th, 2009
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Brooklyn College
Brooklyn, NY
details tba
Thursday, November 5th, 2009
ZMIROS/NIGUNIM TRIO
Venue TBA
Jacksonville, FL
with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg
Wednesday, November 4th, 2009
ZMIROS/NIGUNIM TRIO
Center for Jewish Studies
Gainesville, FL
with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg
Saturday, October 31st, 2009
NIGUNIM TRIO
The Great Synagogue of Stockholm
Norrmalm, Stockholm
Sweden
with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg
Thursday, October 29th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Madison Square Garden
New York, NY
R&R Hall Of Fame show, with Springsteen, Wonder, CSN
Sunday, October 25th, 2009
Nora York
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Rob Schwimmer - melodica/harmonium (and theremin!)
Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
THEO BLECKMANN’s "BERLIN/LAS VEGAS"
Neue Galerie
New York, NY
(at 86th Str.)
with JACK string quartet
Sunday, October 11th, 2009
LONG ISLAND COMPOSERS ALLIANCE
Park Avenue United Methodist Church
New York, NY
"Music Reflecting New Technologies" - Electronic Music with Live Performers. Composer/Performers: Rob Schwimmer, Herbert A. Deutsch, Paul Hefner, Jack Hotop and others. A "Meet the Artists and Composers" Reception follows the concert.
Saturday, October 3rd, 2009
Polygraph Lounge
Caramoor Fall Festival
Katonah, NY
in the Spanish Courtyard
Thursday, August 27th, 2009
Rob Schwimmer's World of Piano (and Theremin)
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, July 18th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Sapporo Dome
Japan
Wednesday, July 15th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Budokan
Tokyo
Japan
Monday, July 13th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Kyocera Osaka Dome
Japan
Saturday, July 11th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Tokyo Dome
Japan
Friday, July 10th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Tokyo Dome
Japan
Wednesday, July 8th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Nagoya Dome
Japan
Thursday, July 2nd, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Burswood Dome
Perth, WA
Australia
Tuesday, June 30th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Entertainment Centre
Adelaide, SA
Australia
Friday, June 26th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Rod Laver Arena
Melbourne, VIC
Australia
Thursday, June 25th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Rod Laver Arena
Melbourne, VIC
Australia
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Acer Arena
Sydney, NSW
Australia
Sunday, June 21st, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Acer Arena
Sydney, NSW
Australia
Saturday, June 20th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Acer Arena
Sydney, NSW
Australia
Thursday, June 18th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Entertainment Centre
Brisbane, QLD
Australia
Wednesday, June 17th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Entertainment Centre
Brisbane, QLD
Australia
Sunday, June 14th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Vector Arena
Auckland
New Zealand
Saturday, June 13th, 2009
Simon & Garfunkel
Vector Arena
Auckland
New Zealand
Friday, April 3rd, 2009
Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY
CarnegieKids -- 3/26-4/3/2009
Children discover a world of sound and music-making in the "Sound Playground" with "musical MacGyvers" Mark Stewart and Rob Schwimmer of Polygraph Lounge.
Thursday, April 2nd, 2009
KLEZMER ALL-STAR BASH
Carnegie Hall: Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage
NYC, NY
Rob Schwimmer appearing with
Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg Nigunim Trio
More info in the Carnegie Hall press release.
Friday, October 31st, 2008
All Hallow’s Eve with Brian Dewan and Rob Schwimmer
New Museum Theater
New York, NY
Friday, September 12th, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Northampton Center for the Arts
Northampton, MA
Tuesday, August 5th, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Burgarena Finkenstein
Rob and Mark with Bobby McFerrin
Finkenstein am Faaker See, Kaernten
Austria
Details and tickets
Sunday, August 3rd, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Marciac Jazz Festival
Rob and Mark with Bobby McFerrin
Marciac, Gers
France
Details and tickets
Wednesday, July 30th, 2008
THEREMIN SOCIETY
Tobacco Warehouse
Brooklyn, NY
also: John Zorn and Jonathan Kane
details at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy
Saturday, July 26th, 2008
Cabaret in the Country Series
with
THEO BLECKMANN

Spencertown Academy Arts Center
Spencertown, NY
($25 members / $65 members series)
Sunday, June 8th, 2008
Music Reflecting The New Electronic Technologies
Park Avenue United Methodist Church
New York, NY
suggested church donation: $10
seniors & students: $5


Long Island Composers' Alliance presents
Music Reflecting The New Electronic Technologies
Featuring Darryl Kubian, electric violin and theremin virtuoso

Music by composer Murray Cohen, composer/synthesist/performers Herb Deutsch, Paul Hefner and Jack Hotop; Guest artists: Grammy Award winning composer/pianist and thereminist Rob Schwimmer, Concert Artist Guild's 2007 award winner Phyllis Chen, toy pianist & electronic composer; tabla performer Cliff Hackford
post-concert reception
Sunday, May 18th, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Sounds Alive '08
Canberra, ACT
Australia
7 Hour MARATHON CONCERT
tickets www.thestreet.org.au
info: www.cicmf.org or info@cicmf.org
Sunday, May 18th, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Sounds Alive '08
Canberra, ACT
Australia
7 Hour MARATHON CONCERT
tickets www.thestreet.org.au
info: www.cicmf.org or info@cicmf.org
Friday, May 16th, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Sounds Alive '08
Canberra, ACT
Australia
tickets at www.thestreet.org.au
info at www.cicmf.org
Thursday, May 15th, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Sounds Alive '08
Canberra, ACT
Australia
tickets at www.thestreet.org.au
info at www.cicmf.org
Wednesday, May 14th, 2008
POLYGRAPH LOUNGE
Sounds Alive '08
Canberra, ACT
Australia
tickets at www.thestreet.org.au
info at www.cicmf.org
Thursday, May 1st, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Subway: A, C to High St; F to York St
Tuesday, March 25th, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA
Selections from "Beyond The Sky"
Saturday, March 22nd, 2008
Free Theremin Lecture/Demonstration
The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
at Lincoln Center/Bruno Walter Auditorium
New York, NY
Recorded program information: 212.642.0142

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008
Bobby McFerrin and Polygraph Lounge
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY
Family Concert: Ages: 5-12
Saturday, February 16th, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Reston Community Center
Reston, VA
Friday, February 1st, 2008
SOLO PIANO & THEREMIN
Northampton Center for the Arts
Northampton, MA
"A World of Piano" series
Friday, January 4th, 2008
NEW THEREMIN PIECE!
Issue Project Room
Brooklyn, NY
Friday, December 21st, 2007
PIANO with ETHEL
shows at 12:30 and 7PM

Winter Garden at the World Financial Center
New York, NY
There will be 4 pianists involved in this!
Saturday, December 15th, 2007
ZMIROS PROJECT
Congregation Beth El
Fairfield, CT
with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg
Thursday, November 15th, 2007
Playing piano with Theo Bleckmann
Cafe Sebarsky @ Neue Gallerie
New York, NY
SOLD OUT
I'm playing piano for vocalist Theo Bleckmann doing Weimar German cabaret music (Weill, Eisler, etc.) for this Carnegie Hall series
Sunday, October 21st, 2007
Rob Schwimmer / Rufus Cappadocia
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
Rob Schwimmer will be playing selections from
his acclaimed CD "Beyond The Sky" at 7:55pm
Rufus Cappadoccia (cello) at 7 pm
Buy Tickets
Friday, September 14th, 2007
Polygraph Lounge
Countrywide Theater
Richardson, TX
Friday, September 14th, 2007
Polygraph Lounge
Countrywide Theater
Richardson, TX
Thursday, September 6th, 2007
The Stone
New York, NY
piano, theremin
Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
Solo Piano and Theremin
Bargemusic
Brooklyn, NY
Subway: A, C to High St; F to York St
Friday, June 29th, 2007
Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow
Tempel Synagogue
Krakow
Poland
Nigunim and Zmiros with Frank London & Lorin Sklamberg (of The
Klezmatics); for tickets and info: http://www.jewishfestival.pl/program_en.ph
Saturday, June 23rd, 2007
Polygraph Lounge
Joe's Pub
NYC, NY
tickets at
http://tickets.publictheater.org/calendar/view.asp?id=2732
or Tele-Charge 212-239-6200
Dinner Reservations 212-539-8778
Friday, June 1st, 2007
Bowery Ballroom
NYC, NY
with Philistines Jr.
also: The National.
(sold out)
Saturday, May 26th, 2007
10 Theremin Orchestra
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles, CA
tickets at:
http://wdch.laphil.com/tix/performance_detail.cfm?id=3333
Saturday, May 5th, 2007
Polygraph Lounge
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Great Barrington, MA

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007
Solo Piano
The Fazioli Salon
New York, NY
(featuring selections from Beyond The Sky)
Saturday, February 24th, 2007
Theremin Duet with Dorit Chrysler
The Issue Project Room
Brooklyn, NY
The New York Theremin Society
Friday, February 9th, 2007
Polygraph Lounge
Miami University
Oxford, OH
Saturday, January 27th, 2007
Kabarett Fete
Helen's
NYC
with Theo Bleckmann (Kurt Weill songs, etc.)
Friday, January 19th, 2007
"Freeheld" Documentary Premiere
Sundance Festival
UT
(RS original Soundtrack)
Saturday, October 14th, 2006
"From Mozart to Motorhead"
with John Hammel

WNTI Radio
Saturday Oct. 14th. John will feature "Beyond The Sky" in the 11 o'clock hour and will be calling me around 11:10 - 11:15 for a live interview about the record for 10-15 minutes.
Monday, July 3rd, 2006
NIGUNIM TRIO
Vienna
Austria
with Frank London, Lorin Sklamberg, Rob Schwimmer
Monday, July 3rd, 2006
NIGUNIM TRIO
Klezmore
Vienna
Austria
with Frank London and Lorin Sklamberg
Friday, December 2nd, 2005
Theremin Summit
Issue Project Room
Brooklyn, NY
Directions:
Brooklyn-bound F / G trains to Carroll St.
2.5 blocks from stop (between Bond & Nevins)
15 minutes from 2nd Ave. F stop
10 minutes from Metropolitian Ave. G stop
Thursday, November 10th, 2005
Solo Piano Recital
1808 GiG Performance Space
Santa Fe, NM
suggested donation
Thursday, October 27th, 2005
Concert on Piano and Theremin
College Misericordia
Walsh Auditorium
Dallas, PA
College Misericordia - The Arts at CM
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