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EVENTS

[2012]

 

10 Nov : Montreal : Phi Center : (Seth Horvitz plays Eight Studies for Automatic Piano)
01 Nov : San Francisco : SFMOMA : (Seth Horvitz plays Eight Studies for Automatic Piano)
22 Sep : Washington DC : Dupont Underground (Seth Horvitz plays James Tenney’s Having Never Written a Note for Percussion)
01 Sep : Geneva : Bâtie Festival (Sutekh)
30 Jun : Willits (CA) : Plunge (Sutekh)
24 Jun : NYC : The Stone (Seth Horvitz solo and duo with Wobbly)
02 Jun : Washington DC : Sound Scene @ Goethe Institute (Seth Horvitz plays Green Phosphor No. 3)
01 Jun : Montreal : Mutek Festival (Seth Horvitz panel discussion with Robert Henke, Brian Lustmord, Robin Fox on “Performing Sound in a Post-Instrument World”)

[2011]

16 Dec : Ljubljana (SI) : Klub K4 : Sutekh
9 Dec :
Tours (FR) : Festival Total Meeting : Seth Horvitz quadraphonic a/v set (w/ Ryoichi Kurokawa)
2 Dec : Las Palmas (ES) : Dis-play festival : Seth Horvitz quadraphonic a/v set
(w/ Moritz von Oswald + Paul St. Hilaire)
24-25 Nov: Biënnale Les Ecuries, Charleroi (BE): Eight Studies for Automatic Piano with Brice Leroux’s Flocking Trio
11 Nov: Centre Culturel la Forge d’Harfleur (FR): Eight Studies for Automatic Piano with Brice Leroux’s Flocking Trio
9 Nov: Scène Nationale d’Orléans (FR): Eight Studies for Automatic Piano with Brice Leroux’s Flocking Trio
5 Nov: Washington, DC: Electric Cabaret @ SweetSpot : Sutekh DJ set (w/ Claude Young+Takasi Nakajima)
8 Oct : Pittsburgh, PA: Via Festival : Sutekh DJ set (w/ Donato Dozzy, Nuel)

10 Sep :
Willits, CA : Plunge : Sutekh DJ (w/ Christopher Willits, Finders Keepers)
2 Sep : Berkeley Art Museum : Seth Horvitz, Ursonate Séance (6-channel audio performance based on Kurt Schwitters’ Ursonate)
(w/ Chris Kubick, curated by Kamau Patton)
2 Jun : Montreal (CA) : Mutek Festival : Seth Horvitz, Eight Studies for Automatic Piano

6 May : Brooklyn/NYC : Mutek night at The Bunker : Sutekh (w/ Kangding Ray, Safety Scissors)
6 Apr : Stanford University/CCRMA :Seth Horvitz, Eight Studies for Automatic Piano (colloquium)

4 Apr : UC Santa Barbara : Primavera Festival: Seth Horvitz, selected Studies for Automatic Piano (lecture + concert w/ Clarence Barlow)
2 Apr : San Francisco : CCRMA presents “Modulations” : SomArts : Sutekh live (w/ Wobbly, Trimpin, and CCRMA artists)
1-2 Apr : NYC : White Box Gallery : Seth Horvitz, Study No. 99 for Automatic Piano featured in Disklavier festival curated by Elliot Sharp
30 Mar : Washington DC : Forward Festival : Seth Horvitz, Green Phosphor No. 3 (w/ Richard Chartier, Yann Novak, Frank Bretschneider)

[2010]

17 Sep : Berkeley : Berkeley Art Museum : Seth Horvitz, Green Phosphor No. 2
10 Sep : San Francisco : De Young Museum : Seth Horvitz a/v collaboration with Nate Boyce (after Sol LeWitt)
22 May : Oakland : 21 Grand : Seth Horvitz, Green Phosphor No. 3 (w/ Matt Ingalls, Ken Ueno, Elise Baldwin, Lance Grabmiller)
4 May : Osaka : Namba Hips : Sutekh live
3 May : Tokyo : M : Sutekh live
30 Apr : San Francisco : Gray Area Gallery (Pigeon Funk DJ set)
23 Apr : Oakland : Mills College / Concert Hall : Studies for Automatic Piano
16 Apr : San Francisco : Avant Mutek @ Gray Area Gallery (Sutekh live w/ Akufen, Stephen Beaupré)
29 Mar : Oakland : Mills College : performance of Charlemagne Palestine’s “Strumming Music”
24 Mar : San Francisco : Cafe du Nord (Sutekh live w/ Oy, Rainbow Arabia, K-Flay, Schlomo)

19 Mar : San Francisco : 5flowershop annex (Pigeon Funk live)
14 Mar : Oakland : Mills College : Signal Flow Festival (Green Phospor #1)
10 Feb : San Francisco : Elbo Room : Haiti benefit (DJ set w/ Kit Clayton, Eats Tapes, etc.)
30 Jan : San Francisco : ASR @ the Compound

 

[2009]

05 Dec : Berkeley : Ice on the High @ Pacific Basin (duo with Chuck Johnson)
28 Nov : Berlin : HBC (Pigeon Funk)
27 Nov : Marseilles : Lembobineuse (Pigeon Funk)
20 Nov : Valenciennes : Espace Pier Paolo Pasolini (Pigeon Funk)
26 Nov : Paris : Cafe De Paris (Pigeon Funk)
22 Nov : Bydgoszcz : Plateaux Festival (Sutekh)
29 Oct : San Francisco : Queen’s Nails Gallery (Sutekh)
09 Oct : Seattle : Rebar (Sutekh)
03 Oct : San Francisco : Kontrol @ the EndUp (Sutekh)
27 Sep : Oakland : 21 Grand : Brutal SFX fest (Seth Horvitz duo with Chuck Johnson)

26 Sep : San Francisco : San Francisco Art Institute (w/ Domizil, Christopher Willits, Loren Chasse)
05 Sep : San Francisco : The Lab (w/ Eats Tapes, Wobbly, Safety Scissors) [event info]
29 Aug : Brooklyn : 319 Scholes Launch Party (w/ [a]pendics shuffle, etc.) [event info]
04 May : San Francisco : Jewish Museum : Improvisations with Mills College students
14 Mar : Oakland : Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze Hut (w/ Christopher Willits, Kid Kameleon)
13 Mar : Oakland : Mills College Concert Hall : Studies for Automatic Piano (Signal Flow)
21 Feb : Metz : Les Trinitaires
20 Feb : Paris : Theatre du Châtelet : “Bach to the Moon” festival
08 Feb : San Francisco : SFMOMA : 5.75 hour performance of Erik Satie’s “Vexations” for solo piano

[2008]

 

[NOTE: ALL SHOWS 1998-2008 AS SUTEKH UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED]

04 Oct : Toronto (Pigeon Funk Canada tour)
03 Oct : Montreal : SAT (Pigeon Funk Canada tour)
02 Oct : Quebec City (Pigeon Funk Canada tour)
13 Sep : San Francisco : SomArts gallery
07 Aug : San Franciso : SFMOMA (live soundtrack to 1927 silent film “El Puño de Hierro”)
01 Aug : Tokyo :
Ex-Realm (w/ D.V.D. + Kanta Horio)
31 Jul : Sapporo City University
(lecture)
30 Jul : Sapporo :
Jasmacplaza (w/ Oki Dub Ainu Band)
10 May : Berlin : Tresor
30 Apr : Giessen
27 Apr : Marbella : Colonial
25 Apr : Madrid : Tronic Disease
24 Apr : Barcelona : Storung Festival
18 Apr : San Francisco : 1015 Folsom (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
16 Apr : NYC : Southpaw (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
11 Apr : Montreal : SAT (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
9 Apr : Paris : Maisson de la Villette (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
8 Apr : Berlin : Berghain (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
12 Mar : Frankfurt : Nachtleban (Tenori-On Launch Tour)
09 Mar : Oakland : Lisser Hall @ Mills (keyboards for Kevin Blechdom’s opera “Recontata”) video
26 Jan : Oakland : 21 Grand (keyboards for “Confab” with Kevin Blechdom and band) video


[2007]

31 Dec : Seattle : Decibel NYE party
10 Nov : Lisbon : Numero-Projecta festival
03 Nov : Lausanne : La Rauche
02 Nov : Zurich : Zukunft
31 Oct : Munich : Harry Klein
27 Oct : Basel : Shift Festival
20 Oct : Minneapolis : VIP Room/1st Ave Nightclub

25 Aug : San Francisco :
Velvet Da Vinci gallery (closing show)
20 Jul : San Francisco :
Velvet Da Vinci gallery (toy piano accompaniment to marionette show)
03 Jun : Montreal : Mutek Festival (live)
20 Apr : San Francisco : 420 underground on Stevensen alley
13 Apr : SF/Bay Area :
World Space Party @ NASA Ames Center w/ Plaid, Telefon Tel Aviv (live)
24 Mar : San Francisco :
“Klex-Z remixed” release party @ Makeout Room (DJ set)
27 Jan : San Francisco : ATA

[2006]

21 Oct : San Francisco : Kontrol @ RX Gallery (w/ Akufen)
07 Oct : Oslo
02 Oct : Munich : Monsters of House event
30 Sep : Frankfurt : Monsters of House event
24 Sep : Barcelona : BAM festival (w/ Moderat, Juan Atkins)
23 Sep : Lisbon : Maxime
22 Sep : Berlin : Maria
30 Aug : Jerusalem : Csides festival
03 Jun : Portland : Holocene
01 Jun : San Francisco : BOCA (w/ Jan Jelinek, Wobbly)
08 May : San Francisco : Piano Recital @ Capp St. Community Music Center (as “Seth Horvitz”)
04 May : San Francisco : Eggs @ Mighty
08 Apr : Konstanz : Audiopixel
07 Apr : Freiburg : Elektrolounge @ E-werk
02 Apr : Marbella (Spain) : El Colonial
01 Apr : Brussels : Recyclart (w/ Freeform)
31 Mar : Rotterdam : Worm (w/ Freeform)
24 Feb : San Francisco : RX Gallery (dj only)

[2005]

 

29 Oct : Rotterdam : Nighttown (w/ Hawk and a Hacksaw, Efterklang)
28 Oct : London : Elektrowerkz (dj only)
26 Oct : London : The Spitz (w/ Murcof, Efterklang)
22 Oct : Bristol : Cosies
20 Oct : Athens : Bios
15 Oct : York : Sightsound festival
14 Oct : Berlin : Maria
08 Oct : Vienna
07 Oct : Belgrade : Dis-patch Festival
24 Sep : Tenerife, Canary Islands : Croma Festival
20 Aug : San Francisco : San Francisco Electronic Music Festival
06 Aug : Gdynia (Poland ) : Astigmatic Festival
04 Jun : Oakland : Otherworld
14 May : San Francisco: Warepad

[2004]

 

04 Dec : Rostock
03 Dec : London : (Sud event)
02 Dec : Madrid : Low Club
27 Nov : Paris : Nouveau Casino (Circus Company night)
26 Nov : Dresden
20 Nov : Zurich : Dachcantina
19 Nov : Dusseldorf : Alte Post (Background Records night)
30 Oct : Oakland : Otherworld (Halloween party)
29 Oct : San Francisco : Remix Hotel (Native Instruments event)
28 Oct : San Francisco : Cycling ’74 party
25 Sep : Seattle (Decibel Festival)
24 Sep : Denver
10 Sep : Washingon D.C.
11 Jun: San Francisco : my first piano recital @ 526 Utah St.
04 Jun: San Francisco : Tokyo Electric @ Luna Lounge (DJ)
28 May: San Francisco : Jiffy Scuttler @ RX Gallery (DJ)
07 May: Singapore : Zouk
04 May: Hirosaki : Mag-net
02 May: Tokyo: Womb
01 May: Osaka: Strawberry
30 Apr: Osaka: Rockets (DJ)
29 Apr: Fukuoka: Butterfly
8 Apr: Los Angeles: Headspace 10 yr anniversary
21 Mar : Minneapolis: Tabu (DJ)
19 Mar : Minneapolis: Dinkytowner
06 Mar : Vilnius, Lithuania: “Elektrodienos” @ Contemporary Art Center
05 Mar : Riga, Latvia: Aura
28 Feb : San Francisco: Compound (w/ Fax, Murcof)
14 Feb : Barcelona: Cube
12 Feb : Madrid: Soma
07 Feb : Las Palmas, Canary Islands
31 Jan : Seattle: Binary Festival

 

[2003]

 

13 Dec : Paris – Octopus Festival (w/ Safety Scissors)
11 Dec : Thun, Switzerland – Mokka
06 Dec : Tijuana – Mutek MX
29 Nov : Mexico City – Mutek MX
19-20 Nov: San Francisco – Yerba Buena Center for the Arts: improv sessions w/ Matmos and Safety Scissors
01 Nov : Bologna, Italy – Link (w/ Wang Inc.)
24-28 Oct : Belgrade, Yugoslavia – Dispatch festival
18 Oct : Auckland, New Zealand
17 Oct : Wellington, New Zealand – Bodega
11 Oct : Sydney, Australia – Sydney Opera House
10 Oct : Melbourne, Australia – First Floor
03 Oct : Newcastle, Australia – Sound Summit/This Is Not Art Festival
20 Sep : Orlando : Peacock Room
19 Sep : Miami : I/O (w/ Phoenecia, Matthew Dear)
06 Sep : Osaka : Rockets (w/ Stewart Walker, Fumiya Tanaka)
05 Sep : Tokyo : Liquid Room (w/ Stewart Walker, Fumiya Tanaka)
29 Aug : San Francisco : Hush Hush
20 Jul : Vancouver (w/ Safety Scissors)
19 Jul : Seattle (w/ Safety Scissors)
18 Jul : Portland : Holocene (w/ Safety Scissors)
12 Jul : Los Angeles (w/ Safety Scissors, Murcof)
31 May : San Francisco : bLeakhouse
10 May : Berlin : Maria (w/ Roman Fluegel, Phon.o)
03 May : Marseilles : Bip-Hop night (w/ Johan Skugge)
02 May : Barcelona : OFFF Festival
26 Apr : San Francisco : Trouble
12 Apr : Tokyo : Cay
11 Apr : Osaka : Firefly
07 Apr : Kyoto : Metro (w/ Thomas Brinkman)
06 Apr : Nagoya : Club Daughter
05 Apr : Osaka : Macao (w/ Thomas Brinkman, Thomas Fehlmann)
31 Mar : Tokyo : Module
28 Mar : Shizuoka, Japan : No. 3
22 Mar : Boulder, CO (w/ Stewart Walker)
10 Mar : San Francisco : Minimal Mondays@Hush Hush
21-23 Feb : Amsterdam : Sonic Light Festival
20 Feb : Barcelona : Otto Sutz
18 Jan : Austin, TX : AMODA event
14 Jan : San Francisco : Laszlo

[2002]

 

21 Dec : Tokyo : Liquid Room
20 Dec : Osaka : Rockets
06 Dec : Baltimore
01 Dec : Chicago : Empty Bottle (Salvo Beta remix release party)
23 Nov : San Francisco : Trouble@Amnesia
03 Nov : Nottingham : Moog
02 Nov : Glasgow : Club 69
31 Oct : London : Plastic People
27 Oct : Berlin :
26 Oct :Frankfurt : Goldfinger
25 Oct : Heidelberg : The Cube
24 Oct : Oslo : Kunstakademiet Cafe
17 Oct :Berlin : NBI
12 Oct : Berlin : Ostgut
11 Oct : Mannheim : Altefeuerwachem (Source Records 10 yr Anniversary)
04 Oct : San Francisco : Undercover@Galia
24 Aug : Marin County, California : Wedding at Mt. Tamalpais
01 Aug : Los Angeles : Eraser
19 Jul : Detroit : Motor (w/ Theorem, Green Velvet)
18 Jul : Cleveland : Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art
11 Jul : San Francisco : San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
04 Jul : Portland vicinity : Phoenix Festival (w/ Brothomstates, L’usine)
24 Jun : San Francisco : Hush Hush
22 Jun : somewhere in the mountains of California : Trust : Replicate
14 Jun :Barcelona : Wrong Festival @ City Hall
13 Jun : Barcelona : Klitekture party @ Dot Light Club
01 Jun : Vigo, Spain : Vademecum (w/ Michael Mayer)
18 May: San Francisco : w/ Tikiman, Scion @ the Compound
19 Apr : San Francisco: POP @ An Sabin
15 Apr : San Francisco: Trouble @ Great American Music Hall
12 Apr : Los Angeles : Biome
07 Apr : Washington DC : Filler
06 Apr : Baltimore : Once/Twice festival (Sutekh, Safety Scissors, etc.)
21 Mar : Paris : Context night at Batofar featuring Sutekh, Portable, and Safety Scissors
17 Mar : Insbruck : DJ Cafe
16 Mar : Insbruck, Austria : Couch Club
15 Mar : Hamburg : Molotow
02 Mar : Sopot, Poland : Sfinks
01 Mar : Warsaw : Supernova
21 Feb : San Francisco : Circuit Breaker @ Fuse
17 Feb : San Francisco : Blasthaus presents Joypad @ Club 6 (w/ Steve Bug)
14 Feb : San Francisco : Schematic night @ Galaxy Club (w/ Phoenecia, Richard Devine, Otto Von Schirach)
09 Feb : Vancouver : Video-In (w/ Safety Scissors)
08 Feb : Portland : Portland State University (w/ Kid606, Safety Scissors, Metro Area…)
28 Jan : Los Angeles : Rhizome.LA (w/ Kim Cascone, Steve Roden)
25 Jan : Chigago : Deadtech Gallery

[2001]

 

20 Dec : SF : Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (Christian Marclay X-mas record “remix”)
14 Dec : San Francisco : 550 Barnevald
12 Dec : San Francisco : Blasthaus @ Cloud 9
01 Dec : Los Angeles : ELM party @ Fais Do DO
25 Nov : San Francisco : Hot Hair Care @ Galaxy Club
14 Nov :San Francisco : Blind Tiger
03 Nov : Figueres, Spain
20 Oct : Montreal : FCMM
29 Sep : Belgrade, Yugoslavia : Rex Theater (Belgrade Yard Sound System event)
22 Sep : Zürich
15 Sep : Brno, Czech Republic
14 Sep : Fribourg, Switzerland : Fri-Son
13 Sep : Thun, Switzerland : Mokka
12 Sep : London : Acapulco@Plastic People
05 Sep : Paris : Rendez Vous Electroniques
01 Sep : Berlin : Ostgut
25 Aug : Köln : Background Records@ArTheatre
18 Aug : Canary Islands : Klitekture record release party
11 Aug : Chicago : Transmissions Festival
04 Aug : Salt Lake City, Utah : Akabala
08 Jul : San Francisco: Synth @ Blind Tiger
30 Jun : Seattle : TMINUS:30 @ I:Spy/Nation
27 Jun : San Francisco : Under the Radar @ 26Mix
23 Jun : Windsor, Canada : Thinkbox
22 Jun : Toronto : Clonk
17 Jun : Barcelona : Not Boring @ Japan Loft Club
15 Jun : Barcelona : Sonar Festival (DJ set for Mille Plateaux showcase)
26 May : Berlin : WMF
22 Apr : Bratislava, Slovakia : U-Club
21 Apr : Brno, Czech Republic : Vortex
31 Mar : Oakland : Elements
24 Mar : Tokyo : Club Asia
23 Mar : Osaka : Rockets
21 Feb : San Francisco : Synth
04 Feb : Sydney : Frigid
02 Feb : Sydney : Club Kooky
26 Jan : Melbourne : Struckture@Revolver
20 Jan : Perth : Context Tour
06 Jan : Oakland : Overworld

[2000]

 

19 Dec : New York : Scatalogics event (w/ Test, Sensational, Daniel Wang)
16 Dec : San Francisco : Clean Plate Club@An Sabin
18 Nov : San Francisco : Clean Plate Club@An Sabin
04 Nov : Columbus : Beta Bodega event
02 Nov : Detroit : Motor
28 Oct : Montreal : Intr-Version event
27 Oct : Toronto : Technomeet (w/ Theorem)
24 Oct : Berlin : The Bastard (KlangKrieg event)
21 Oct : Dijon : Nouvelles Scenes (w/ Move D, Alex Cortex, Jamie Hodge)
19 Oct : Paris : Batofar (w/ Move D, Alex Cortex, Jamie Hodge)
06 Oct : London : Groundswell
30 Sep : Paris : Batofar (w/ Giant Robot)
16 Sep :Heidelberg : HD800 club
09 Sep : Glasgow : Club69
03 Sep : Stockholm : Nursery
01 Sep : Doornroosje, Netherlands : Planet Rose (w/ Jasper)
31 Aug : Frankfurt : Robert Johnson (w/ Jasper)
26 Aug : Dusseldorf : Ego Club
12 Aug : Gran Canaria, Canary Islands : Protone
29 Jul : Tijuana, Mexica : Nortec event
?? Jun : San Francisco : End of STATIC (every Tuesday from Jan 1997)
11 Jun : Montreal : Mutek Festival
12 May : Paris : Batofar (w/ Phoenecia)
07 May : Tours : Underground Cafe (w/ Phoenecia)
06 May :Nantes : Lieu Unique (w/ Phoenecia, Burnt Friedman)
05 May : Orleans : Archilab/Archilive (w/ Phoenecia, DAT Politics)
24 Mar : Toronto : Wabi
23 Mar : St. Catherine’s, Canada : Disco 3000
22 Mar : Waterloo, Canada
12 Mar : St. Petersburg, Russia : in a bomb shelter
11 Mar : St. Petersburg, Russia : Club Mama
10 Mar :Turku : Woima
?? Mar : London : Sprawl
05 Mar : Frankfurt : Ostklub
04 Mar : Heidelberg : HD800 Club (w/ Farben & Move D)
03 Mar : Frankfurt : Robert Johnson Club (with Farben)
23 Feb : Boston : Phoenix Landon (w/ Stewart Walker)
19 Feb : New York : TruSkul (with Dan Bell)
18 Feb : New York : Polar Bear Club @ Subtonic
17 Feb : New York : Static
11 Feb : San Francisco : Bimbo’s, San Francisco (with Mu-Ziq, Luke Vibert)
04 Feb : San Francisco : Tribal

[1999]

 

18 Dec : Detroit : 313 party @ Science
17 Dec : Kitchener, Canada : Platinum
?? Dec : San Francisco : Transmat Time/Space tour (w/ Kenny Larkin)
30 Sep : Paris : Batofar (w/ Scan X)
10 Sep : Frankfurt : Cocoon Club (with Pascal FEOS, Kit Clayton, Jasper)
08 Sep : Vienna : Rhiz (w/ Pole, Kit Clayton, Jasper, Safety Scissors)
04 Sep : Berlin : WMF (w/ Kit Clayton, Safety Scissors, Jasper)
02 Sep : Frankfurt : Kunstverein (with Pole, Kit Clayton, Jasper)
01 Sep : Cologne : Studio 672 (with Pole, Kit Clayton, Safety Scissors, Jasper)
07 Aug : Vancouver, Canada : Cydonia
06 Aug : Seattle : (w/ Safety Scissors)
23 Jul : Detroit : (with Theorem, Carlos Souffront)
22 Jul : St. Catherine’s, Canada : Disco 3000
10 Jul : San Francisco : RGB @ SF Museum of Modern Art
?? Jun : San Francisco : Justice League (with Pole, Neotropic)

[1998]

 

?? Nov : San Francisco : Chain Reaction w/ Pole, Scion
?? Jul : San Francisco : Harmony (w/ Christian Smith, Cari Lekebush, Adam Beyer, Joel Mull)
?? Apr : San Francisco : Sabotage@Il Pirata – weekly on Wednesdays for a while…
?? Jan : San Francisco : Inhabit the Machines @ Bahia Cabana (with Neil Landstrumm/Tobias Schmidt)

[pre-1998]
Robot Wars 97 – SF, August 97
Mad @ Bahia Cabana – SF

…and assorted renegade parties in the Bay Area organized by the likes of Gateway Systems, Friends and Family, Trust, and others. Big shouts to all of you for making it happen!