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Listen here to pianist Hyun-Mook Lim's recording of Piet's Keys. 

Phil Acimovic is a composer and gamelan musician from Easthampton, MA. He writes quiet, austere concert music for soloists and chamber ensembles. In 2018 he served as the

first Artist-In-Residence at the Cold Hollow Sculpture Park in VT.

Listen on Soundcloud

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Upcoming Performances

 September 21, 2024 - 8pm

Boston Court

Pasadena, CA

Chris Castro Bass Concert

Quiet & Immense (premiere)

   Chris Castro, bass



Chris Castro will premiere a solo bass piece I wrote for him, Quiet & Immense, inspired by the artist Mark Rothko. Chris will also perform his own work and music by Linda Catlin Smith.

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Past Performances

February 9, 2024 - UC Davis, CA

  Three Chords for Agnes Martin

  Chris Froh, percussion

February 12, 2023 - UC Davis, CA

  Echo Flute (2 versions)

  Empyrean Ensemble


June 19, 2022 - Surry Arts at the Barn, Surry ME

  Piet's Keys


  Julian Drummond, piano

October 1, 2020 - Tufts University

  Piet's Keys (premiere)

  John McDonald, piano

August 11-25, 2018 - Cold Hollow Sculpture Park, VT 

  Artist Residency

July 5, 2018 - University of Oregon, Eugene


  Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium

May 25, 2018 - UC Davis

  Wind Chime Waterwheel

  Chris Froh and students

May 20, 2018 - UC Davis

  All in a Gaze

  Empyrean Ensemble

February 1, 3, 5, 201 - Berkeley Piano Club & San Francisco Conservatory

  Reverent Murmurs

  Sarah Cahill and Eric Zivian, pianos

  Left Coast Chamber Ensemble

January 18, 2018 - UC Davis

  Quiet Streams

  St. Louis Symphony, David Roberston conducting

  Revision/s Festival

June, 2017 - University of New York, Buffalo

  Sinking into Focus

  Ensemble Dal Niente

  June in Buffalo 

June, 2016 - New England Conservatory

  Disintegration #2

  SICPP Festival

May, 2016 - UC Davis

  On the Diagonal

  Empyrean Ensemble

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