Founding Artists

Maiani da Silva
Founder, Artistic Director, Violinist
Los Angeles-based violinist MAIANI DA SILVA enjoys a varied career as a freelancer, feeling equally at home playing in concert halls, recording studios, breweries, and parked cars. She enjoys exploring contemporary works Read More
Karolina Rojahn
Founder, Artistic Director, Pianist
KAROLINA ROJAHN is a Los Angeles based pianist who has dedicated the last decade of her career to premiering and recording contemporary music repertoire. She has premiered over a hundred new Read More

Collaborating Artists

Jeffrey Perkins
Poet
Jeffrey Perkins received his BA from Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana and his MA in American Studies from University of Massachusetts Boston, where he received the Outstanding Graduating Thesis Award. Read More
Jessica Emmanuel
Dancer
Jessica Emmanuel is a Los Angeles based dancer, choreographer, performance artist, educator and curator. She studied Dance & Choreography at the BOCES Cultural Arts Center in New York and is Read More
Ben Powell
Violinist
Ben Powell is fast assuring his position as one of the most versatile violinists of his generation. British born, he now lives in Los Angeles, California after residencies in Boston, Read More
Diana Wade
Violist
Known for saying “Shia LeBeouf” in that internet video and for making her viola sound like it “had laryngitis” (LA Observed), violist Diana Wade thrives on the richly varied musical Read More
Guy Walker
Painter
Guy Walker is a writer and artist from Los Angeles. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Principia College in 2009, providing discipline in a range of mediums and Read More
Kala Maxym
Soprano
Soprano Kala Maxym’s professional background includes working as a Senior Program Analyst for the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, gemologist, opera singer (including the occasional impromptu performance Read More
Brad Chapman
Tenor
Brad Chapman is an IT systems engineer for a worldwide entertainment company and has a variety of hobbies including photography, graphic design, computer building, vinyl collection & restoration, and auto Read More
Adriana Manfredi
Mezzo-Soprano
Adriana Manfredi, Mezzo-soprano, completed music studies at Oberlin College and Conservatory and CalArts. Currently on the rosters of the Los Angeles Master Chorale and Los Angeles Opera Chorus, she enjoys Read More
Kate Outterbridge
Violinist
  Los Angeles based violinist Kate Outterbridge is a dynamic performer of classical and contemporary music, an avid promotor of music education, and seeks out new ways to bring people together through the Read More
Aperture Duo
Violin & Viola
Aperture Duo curates fearless programs that explore new sounds, voices, and techniques through the lens of violin and viola chamber music. Founded in 2015 by violinist Adrianne Pope and violist Read More
Jennifer Bewerse
Cellist
Jennifer Bewerse is an award-winning cellist and specialist in contemporary music. As a result, she has premiered over 100 works including Peter Ablinger’s WEISS / WEISSLICH 17k (2015), and Carolyn Read More
Nicholas Deyoe
Guitarist, Composer
Nicholas Deyoe is a Los Angeles based composer, conductor, and guitarist, and is the Co–Founder and Artistic Director of the wasteLAnd concert series. His music has been called “intriguingly complex Read More
Sergio Coelho
Clarinetist
Sérgio Coelho was born in Portugal where he started learning clarinet and piano at the age of 9. Later he became a freelance musician and instructor in his native country Read More
Marshall McDaniel
Cellist
Marshall McDaniel was born into a family of actors, artists, and musicians and was raised on the stage of the Theatricum Botanicum in Topanga, California, his family-run theater. He started music Read More
Nick Bottman
Painter
Nicholas Nemo Bottman is a Portland Oregon based artist, focusing mainly on painting.  His paintings are densely layered compositions, that explore color, pattern, and movement. For many years he has been exploring the Read More
Dustin Donahue
Percussionist
Dustin Donahue is a percussionist based in Los Angeles. As an advocate for contemporary music, Dustin has commissioned and premiered a large body of solo and chamber music by living composers while continuing Read More
Jonathan Morgan
Violist
Jonathan Morgan is a violist and violinist specializing in the music of living composers, and a founding member and Executive Director of the Now Hear Ensemble, the Resident Ensemble at Read More
Irina Bazik
Pianist
Irina Bazik is a Serbian-American pianist born in Belgrade. The youngest student ever to be admitted to Belgrade Music Academy, she earned the Masters degree at the age of 20. Immediately after that Irina Read More
Anne Suda
Cellist
Accomplished cellist Anne Suda recently won the Frances Walton Competition in Seattle. She has performed as soloist with several orchestras, including bicoastal performances of the Beethoven Triple Concerto with One Read More