RJS EMPAC6.jpg
Neil VisionesSonoras 2008 2a.jpg
Gardening cover lower rez.jpg
Neil mid 80s - Version 2.jpg
RJS EMPAC6.jpg

Composer


“For over 30 years [Rolnick] has helped to create a much changed musical landscape in the United States in terms of musical aesthetics and the application of technology in concert performance.” 

– Frank J Oteri, NewMusicBox.org feature interview (April 2013)

 

 

SCROLL DOWN

Composer


“For over 30 years [Rolnick] has helped to create a much changed musical landscape in the United States in terms of musical aesthetics and the application of technology in concert performance.” 

– Frank J Oteri, NewMusicBox.org feature interview (April 2013)

 

 

Neil VisionesSonoras 2008 2a.jpg

Upcoming Concerts


SCROLL DOWN

Upcoming Concerts


UPCOMING CONCERTS 2016

September 17-October 1 
Omen Theater Company, Belgrade, Serbia - 2 week residency funded by a grant from ArtsLink

September 27, 6:30pm
Creative Climate Awards, Taipei Economic Cultural Office, 42nd St., New York City - Face The Music's Quartet: This Side Up will perform an excerpt of Neil's Oceans Eat Cities, with video by R. Luke DuBois, at the opening ceremony for the Creative Climate Awards.

October 2-4
Saints Cyril and Methodius University, Faculty of Music, Skopje Macedonia.  Neil will present his work to students, and perform a concert of his music.

October 6-7
University of Niš, Faculty of the Arts, Niš, Serbia - Neil will address the opening session of the Balkan Art Forum (BARTF 2016), and will perform a concert of his music the evening of Oct 7.

October 13-15
Electronic Music MidwestLewis University, Romeo, IL - The Monarch Woodwind Quintet will perform Neil's Ambos Mundos.

October 20, 6:30pm
Creative Climate Awards, Taipei Economic Cultural Office, 42nd St., New York City - Face The Music's Quartet: This Side Up will perform Neil's Oceans Eat Cities, with video by R. Luke DuBois.

October 28
Official release date for Ex MachinaNeil's new double CD on Innova Recordings.  Featuring cellist Ashley Bathgate, sax player Ted Nash, pianist Kathleen Supové.

 

Gardening cover lower rez.jpg

Recent Music


SCROLL DOWN

Recent Music


RECENT MUSIC

Neil mid 80s - Version 2.jpg

Recent Press


SCROLL DOWN

Recent Press


RECENT NEWS & PRESS

Neil received a 2016 ArtsLink Grant for a two week residency with Omen Theater in Belgrade Serbia.

Anne Midgette calls Neil's performance at Atlas Performing Arts "a terrific concert" in her Washington Post review , January 31, 2016

Gardening At Gropius House is discussed in CNN.Style, July 2015.

Ableton.com feature article on Neil's use of sampling in A Robert Johnson Sampler, Feb 21 2014

Feature interview by Frank J. Oteri on NewMusicBox.org, April 2013

MONO Prelude has "a haunting spoken text ... with driven, vital music." Allan Kozinn's NY Times review of the CD release concert for Extended Family. January 14, 2011. 

The Economic Engine "presents a wondrous atmosphere that leaves the listener in a liminal space between two cultures." American Record Guide(March/April 2010)

Priscilla McLean calls Extended Family "one of Rolnick's best works" in her review of his concert at EMPAC.  Albany Times Union, February 18, 2010.

The Economic Engine CD is on the NY Times' classical critics' list of "best Classical CDs of 2009." November 27, 2009 

"Rolnick's music is a vivid and vigorous hybrid of idioms," Anne MidgetteThe Washington Post, October 6, 2009