Over the last fifteen plus years, Golden Hornet has presented adventurous music, often in unusual or non-traditional settings. Here is a selected archive of our shows including many of the highlights. For a full list or any additional information about previous projects, please contact us directly. All events below took place in Austin, TX unless otherwise noted.
June 22, 1999 – Tosca I, performed by Tosca String Quartet at Hyde Park Theatre Chamber
July 12, 2000 – Composers at the Piano, performed by Graham Reynolds and Peter Stopschinski at Empanada Parlour
May 1, 2001 – Children’s Piano, performed by Austin Lyric Opera at Austin Lyric Opera
March 16, 2002 – SXSW Tosca, performed by Tosca String Quartet at Scottish Rite Theatre
October 11, 2003 – Symphony III, performed by Off Center Orchestra at The Off Center
June 15, 2004 – Solo Chuck Fischer, performed by Chuck Fischer at The Church of the Friendly Ghost
December 1, 2005 – Beyond the Rocks, performed by PMS and Graham Reynolds at The Paramount Theatre
February 5, 2006 – Shostakovich, performed by a chamber group at The Cactus Cafe
October 5, 2007 – Big Band Frenzy, performed by a big band at Ruta Maya Coffee
August 16, 2008 – Percussion VI, performed by Thomas Burritt, Chuch Fischer, Brannen Temple at The Salvage Vanguard Theatre
June 5, 2009 – Metropolis: Live Score!, performed by Adam Kahan, Adam Sultan, Leah Zeger, Hector Moreno, and Chuck Fischer performed at Houston Discovery Green
April 26, 2010 – Tosca String Quartet with Special Guest Rostam Batmanglij performed at Alamo Drafthouse Ritz
April 16, 2011 – String Explosion, performed by McCallum Youth Orchestra at Austin Venture Studios
November 27, 2012 – Golden Hornet Project Hosts Chat with Glenn Kotche, featuring Glen Kotche on Wilcon, On Fillmore, and John Luther Adams at The Dive Bar
November 24, 2013 – Steinway to Hell, performed by Graham Reynolds and Peter Stopchinski at Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar
April 16, 2014 – Mozart Requiem Undead, performed by Texas Choral Consort at The French Legation Museum
January 24, 2015 – String Quartet Smackdown, performed by The Friction Quartet at The Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar
March 6, 2016 – First Annual Student Composer Concert, performed by Hear No Evil ensemble & 7 student composers from Austin-area middle and highs schools, at The North Door
March 17, 2016 – ATX Composers Official SXSW Showcase, performed by Justin Sherburn, Montopolis, Graham Reynolds, Line Upon Line Percussion, Mother Falcon, Fast Forward Austin, Tetractys at The Hideout Theatre
September 16, 2016 – Mozart Requiem Undead with Roomful of Teeth and Panoramic Voices at Bass Concert Hall
November 11 & 12, 2016 – Pancho Villa From A Safe Distance premiere in Marfa, TX at The Crowley Theater
January 28, 2017 – String Quartet Smackdown III, performed by The Mother Falcon String Quartet at The Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar
March 15, 2017 – ATX Composers Official SXSW Showcase, performed by Tetractys, Fast Forward Austin, Invoke, Graham Reynolds, Mother Falcon, and The Kraken Quartet at The Hideout Theatre. For more information please visit here.
March 26, 2017 – Second Annual Student Composer Concert, performed by Hear No Evil ensemble & 12 student composers from Austin-area high schools, at The North Door. For more information visit this link.
April 14 & 15, 2017 – Pancho Villa From A Safe Distance premiere in Austin, TX for Fusebox Festival at Stateside at The Paramount, for more information visit this link.
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