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2021-03-02

‘Distorted Souls’/AddAMovie Film Festival


Excited to have my ‘Distorted Souls’ art film noir featured in the AddAMovie Film Festival coming up on Monday, 8 March 2021, at 6-7PM EST. I have also composed a new piece accompanying the art film. Tickets at this link for the stream. The entire event is from 5 – 9PM EST.


2021-03-02

AddAMovie Film Festival



2021-03-02

AddAMovie Film Festival


Looking forward to have my Art Film Noir ”Distorted Souls” featured in the AddAMovie Film Festival coming up in NYC on March 8! I have also composed a new piece accompanying the art film.


2021-03-02

Featured soloist in the Charles Mingus Virtual Festival


It was an honor to be featured in The Charles Mingus Virtual Festival. Grateful to be mentioned on the featured soloists list!


2021-02-20

Nice feature from The Charles Mingus Virtual Festival the other day!



2021-02-17

‘Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday’ & ‘Dizcharmed’ featured on Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ/WMSE!


Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ celebrated ‘Mardi Gras’ and featured a premiere of Gene Pritsker’s new piece ‘Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday’ & a new version of Sophie’s jazz tune ‘Dizcharmed’. To hear podcast, visit SHOW ARCHIVE (from February 16)


2021-02-12

Video feature by Sophie Dunér during Charles Mingus Virtual Festival


My video feature during last nights Mingus Festival episode can be seen on MODERN MINGUS PERFORMANCES starting at 6.40 h on Youtube!


2021-02-11

Charles Mingus Virtual Festival February 11 – 15 2021


Happy to be featured during this event happening today February 11 with a live version of ”Weird Nightmare” (prior to the Virtual Mingus Big Band at 5pm NYC time) https://fb.me/e/YibAtYaG


2021-02-07

Sophie Dunér on VIMEO


Check out Sophie’s videos on VIMEO


2021-01-11

Winter Virtual Hootenanny with Present Music


Excited to be featured as a singer in Present Music’s ‘Winter Virtual Hootenanny’ this past Wednesday January 13 at 7:30pm (CST)

“Leo” by Karlheinz Stockhausen


2020-12-17

Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ / WMSE/ Gene Pritsker & Sophie Dunér – Podcast


Gene Pritsker and I had a great time on Dr sushi’s radio show the other day (Tuesday Dec 15) playing music from our new album ‘Songs Eclectic’.
Check out the archived episode on https://lnkd.in/gD4DdUa


2020-12-08

Just released!’Songs Eclectic’ with Gene Pritsker. Available on Bandcamp.


‘SONGS ECLECTIC’ by Gene Pritsker & Sophie Dunér


2020-11-09

From ‘What Matters’ to ‘SONGS ECLECTIC’ to be released next year!


What Matters‘ (from ‘Protest’ CD) by Gene Pritsker & Friends. I am proud to be featured on vocals & improvisation. Looking forward to our duo CD ‘Songs Eclectic’, coming up next year, featuring music by Gene Pritsker & Sophie Dunér!


2020-11-04

‘What reason could I give’ by Ornette Coleman – Live with Present Music


‘What reason could I give’ by Ornette Coleman (arr. by Kurt Cowling). Sophie Dunér live with Present Music. Now on VIMEO!


2020-11-04

‘Making Money (Money) in Berlin’ featured on Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ / WMSE


‘Making Money (Money) in Berlin’ (a version of Kander-Ebb’s ‘Money Money’) performed by Guy Livingston & Sophie Dunér was featured on Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ / WMSE


2020-11-03

‘Conga Mania’ at Kostabi World in Manhattan


‘Mad about Monk’ by Sophie Dunér © was premiered the other night during the event ‘Conga Mania’ by Composers Concordance. Featured musicians were Latin Grammy award winning Samuel Torres on congas, Alon Nechustan on piano and Ratzo Harris on bass…check it out on VIMEO!

Composers Concordance Presents: Conga Mania Showcasing New Compositions Featuring Conga Drums (01 November 2020)


2020-10-27

Updates on VIMEO!


Updates on VIMEO!

Pandemic spring & summer in NYC & Wisconsin had it’s creative moments:

Recording everything from Dunér, Stockhausen, Schwartz to Moondog!


2020-10-21

Sophie featured on Dr. Sushi Free Jazz BBQ



2020-10-03

‘Broadway World’ announces ‘Conga Mania’ by ‘Composers Concordance’!


Excited to be one of the featured composers for this upcoming gig on November 1 in Manhattan!!

Composers Concordance Presents CONGA MANIA, a Concert With A Limited, In-Person Audience


2020-08-29

‘Conga Mania’ by Composers Concordance


Very excited to be one of the featured composers for Composers Concordance upcoming event ‘Conga Mania’ on November 1 in NYC! https://composersconcordance.wixsite.com/2020-21-season/concerts