Ryan Francesconi
Bio
Duo with Mirabai Peart
Discography

Labels
Bella Union
Cooperative Music
Sweet Dreams Press
Rowing At Sea
Drag City

Photos
° Ryan and Mirabai - Parallel Flights
° Ryan and Mirabai by Kevin Ward, 2012
° Ryan and Mirabai Forest House, 2012
° Portland, 2010
° Dublin, 2007
° Stonehenge, 2007


Publishing
ARE F Services, ASCAP


Upcoming Events


Past Events
09.19.14Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart, Featuring: Tobias Roberson, Paul Brown and Dan Cantrell
@ The Hillside Club
7PM Doors, 8PM Music. 2286 Cedar St, Berkeley, CA
07.02.14Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Holocene
A FEW OF MY FAVORITE THINGS: ERIC D. JOHNSON, Holocene, Portland, OR
03.01.14Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Balkan Night Northwest
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Seattle, WA
08.17.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Green Man Festival
Brecon Beacons, UK
08.15.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Debarras
Clonakilty (West Cork), Ireland
08.14.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Whelans
Dublin, Ireland
08.13.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Pardon To Tu
Warsaw, Poland
08.10.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Urban Spree
Berlin, Germany
07.28.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ This Is
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan
07.25.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ OIL
Kyoto, Japan
w/ James Blackshaw, Taku Hayashi
07.24.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Float
Osaka, Japan
w/ Tsuda Takashi and Omoidemaigo
07.21.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Vacant
Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan
w/ James Blackshaw, Dustin Wong
07.20.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Gallery Septima
Tachikawa, Japan
w/ FilFla, Eiji Mitomi + Atsuko Hatano, Koryo Saito & His Mirage Orchestra
07.19.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Nanahari
Hacchobori, Japan
w/ Hontatedori (Taku Unami + Moe Kamura + Tetuzi Akiyama), Sophie Hutchings
05.31.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Eras Of Style
Bexhill, UK
05.30.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ St. Georges
Bristol, UK
05.29.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ The Lighthouse Cafe
Sheffield, UK
05.28.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Adelphi
Hull, UK
05.24.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Modern Art Oxford
Oxford, UK
05.23.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ The Barrel House
Totnes, UK
05.22.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Performance Room
Falmouth, UK
05.21.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ South St. Arts Centre
Reading, UK
05.20.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Vortex
London, UK
05.19.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Takk
Manchester, UK
05.17.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ HIFI Club
Leeds, UK. With Alasdair Roberts
05.14.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ The Glad Cafe
Glasgow, Scotland
05.12.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Postbahnhof
Berlin, DE. With Efterklang
05.11.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Reithalle
Dresden, DE. With Efterklang
05.08.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Freiheiz
Munich, DE. With Efterklang
05.06.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ El Lokal
Geneva, Switzerland. With Christina Owman
05.05.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Cave12
Geneva, Switzerland
04.28.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Cafe au Lait
Porto, Portugal
04.27.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Zinema
Lugo, Spain
04.26.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ La Faena
Madrid, Spain
04.24.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Teatro de la EstaciĆ³n
Zaragoza, Spain
04.22.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Casino Antiguo
Castellon, Spain
04.17.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ The Lexington
London, UK. With A Hawk and a Hacksaw
03.08.13Ryan Francesconi Solo
@ The Piano Fort
Portland, OR. With Song Sparrow Research
02.07.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ The Toff in Town
Melbourne, Australia
02.01.13Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Polyester Records
Flinders Ln, Melbourne, Australia
01.18.13Rokia Traore / Ryan Francesconi and Mirabai Peart
@ Sydney Town Hall
Sydney, Australia
10.14.12Joanna Newsom TrioTreasure Island Music Festival, San Francisco, CA
09.30.12Joanna Newsom TrioHollywood Bowl, Los Angeles. With Wilco.
05.30.12Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart Duo @ Doug Fir9pm, with Poor Moon and Houndstooth Portland, OR.
04.28.12Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart Duo @ The White Eagle4pm, afternoon show. Portland, OR.
04.24.12Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart Duo @ ValentinesPortland, OR. With Alina Hardin
03.24.12Frank Fairfield / Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart Duo @ Crystal Hotel & Ballroom - Al's DenPortland, OR
02.29.12Alela Diane / Ryan Francesconi @ Oaks Pioneer ChurchPortland, OR
02.04.12Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart duo @ The Red RattlerSydney, Australia, with Grand Salvo and The Singing Skies
12.15.11Frank Fairfield / Ryan Francesconi @ The Judith Wright CentreBrisbane, Australia
12.07.11Ryan Francesconi @ HeliogabalBarcelona, Spain. With .tape.
12.06.11Ryan Francesconi @ MataderoAzkoitia, Spain. With .tape.
12.05.11Ryan Francesconi @ Centro Cultural Joaquin RoncalZaragoza, Spain. With .tape.
12.04.11Ryan Francesconi @ El Patio (OIJ)Aviles, Spain. With .tape.
12.03.11Ryan Francesconi @ Bar LabranzaBueu, Spain. With .tape.
12.02.11Ryan Francesconi @ La Faena IIMadrid, Spain. With .tape.
12.01.11Ryan Francesconi @ Veneno StereoCastellon, Spain. With .tape.
11.29.11Ryan Francesconi @ Cafe OtoLondon, UK
11.27.11Ryan Francesconi @ Wespstraat 61Gent, Belgium
11.26.11Ryan Francesconi @ BeauHausBrussels, Belgium
11.25.11Ryan Francesconi @ Le Guess Who Festival, KargadoorUtrecht, Netherlands
11.23.11Ryan Francesconi @ l'Eglise Notre Dame de la CroixParis, France
11.22.11Ryan Francesconi @ De l'Ouie dans l'Air HouseCaen, France
11.21.11Ryan Francesconi @ La BasculeRennes, France
11.20.11Ryan Francesconi @ L'Appart CafeReims, France
11.19.11Ryan Francesconi @ MonarchBerlin, Germany
11.18.11Ryan Francesconi @ HostfestJyväskylä, Finland
11.17.11Ryan Francesconi @ LavaklubiHelsinki, Finland. With Vie sinä Leena
10.03.11Ryan Francesconi SoloPortland, OR @ Holocene. Hindi Zahra / Ryan Francesconi. 8:30 PM
09.30.11Ryan Francesconi
Guitar Master Class
Seattle, WA @ Poncho Concert Hall, Cornish College. Free and open to the public. 12PM
08.03.11Ryan Francesconi: Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartPortland, OR @ Holocene. Tara Jane O'Neil and Nikaido Kazumi / Jackie O Motherfucker / Dragging an Ox Through Water / Ryan Francesconi / DJ Alien Observer
07.31.11Joanna Newsom Band / Ryan Francesconi SoloAustin, TX @ The Paramount Theatre
07.28.11Joanna Newsom BandBarcelona, Spain @ Primavera Nights
07.27.11Joanna Newsom BandFerrara, Italy @ Festival Sotto Le Stelle
07.26.11Joanna Newsom BandLucerne, Switzerland @ KKL, Blue Balls Festival
07.25.11Joanna Newsom BandParis, France @ Trianon
07.24.11Joanna Newsom BandDublin, Ireland @ Marlay Park
07.22.11Ryan Francesconi: Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartCork, Ireland @ The Triskel Christchurch
07.08.11Ryan Francesconi Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartSan Francisco, CA @ Irving St. House
06.25.11 - 07.01.11Balkan Camp Music and Dance FestivalMendocino, CA
05.22.11Ryan Francesconi SoloPortland, OR @ Valentines. With Ever Isles and Lindsay Clark.
05.21.11Ryan Francesconi SoloSeattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern. With Thousands 6PM
05.20.11Ryan Francesconi SoloPortland, OR @ Mississippi Studios. With Thousands and Great Wilderness. 9PM
04.22.11Ryan Francesconi SoloPortland, OR @ Worksound. With Capillary Action and Why I Must Be Careful
03.18.11Joanna Newsom in SingaporeSingapore @ Esplanade Concert Hall
03.02.11 - 03.16.11Joanna Newsom Australia Tour3.2 Perth @ Perth Festival
3.4 Brisbane @ Tivoli
3.9 Sydney @ Sydney City Recital Hall
3.12 Victoria @ Golden Plains
3.13 Adelaide @ WOMAdelaide
3.15 Melbourne @ Melbourne Recital Centre
3.16 Melbourne @ Melbourne Recital Centre
03.15.11Ryan Francesconi Solo, Support for Joanna NewsomMelbourne, Australia @ Melbourne Recital Centre
03.08.11Ryan Francesconi Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartSydney, Australia @ CuriousWorks
03.05.11Ryan Francesconi Solo, Syncretism SeriesBrisbane, Australia @ The Judith Wright Centre
02.20.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourBristol, UK @ The Cube w/ Nancy Elizabeth
02.19.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourExeter, UK @ Phoenix Arts Centre
02.17.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourHebden Bridge, UK @ Hole In The Wall
02.16.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourManchester, UK @ The Castle Hotel
02.15.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourEdinburgh, UK @ Old St Paul Church Hall
02.13.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourLondon, UK @ Vortex
02.12.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourReading, UK @ South St. Arts Centre
02.11.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourNorthampton, UK @ The Labour Club
02.09.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourParis, France @ Espace en Cours
02.08.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourGent, Belgium @ Huisconcerten Wespstraat
02.06.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourBrussels, Belgium @ AB w/ Wooden Wand
02.05.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourUtrecht, Netherlands - Open Strings @ Theatre Kikker w/ Wooden Wand
02.04.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourCologne @ King Georg
02.03.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourBerlin @ CTM: The Renaissance of Contemporary Chamber Music Performance Practice at HBC, w/ James Blackshaw
02.02.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourPrague, Czech Republic @ Rekomando
02.01.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourCeske Budejovice, Czech Republic @ Mighty Bar Velbloud
01.30.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourVienna, Austria @ Subterrarium
01.14.11 - 01.29.11Joanna Newsom EU Tour1.14 + 1.15 Paris @ Bouffes du Nord
1.16 Nantes @ Salle Paul Fort
1.18 Rouen @ Club 106
1.19 Bordeaux @ Le Rocher de Palmer
1.20 Barcelona @ Palau de la Musica
1.22 Vigo @ Centro Cultural Caixanova
1.24 Porto @ Casa da Musica
1.25 Aveiro @ Teatro Aveirense
1.26 Lisboa @ Centro Cultural de Belem
1.27 Madrid @ Teatro Lara
1.29 Budapest @ Palace of Arts
01.22.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourVigo, Spain @ Centro Cultural Caixanova, Support for Joanna Newsom
01.19.11Ryan Francesconi Solo EU TourBordeaux, France @ Le Rocher de Palmer, Support for Joanna Newsom
12.16.10With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny ResistorsPortland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
11.24.10Ryan Francesconi Solo and TrioBrooklyn, NY @ Sycamore. Performing solo and trio with Timothy Quigley (Percussion) and Mirabai Peart (violin).
11.23.10Ryan Francesconi Solo, support for Joanna NewsomNew York, NY @ Carnegie Hall
11.19.10Ryan Francesconi Solo, support for Joanna NewsomAsheville, NC @ Orange Peel
11.18.10Ryan Francesconi Solo, support for Joanna NewsomAthens, GA @ 40 Watt Club
11.13.10Ryan Francesconi Solo, support for Joanna NewsomNew Orleans, LA @ Tipitina's
11.12.10Ryan Francesconi Solo, support for Joanna NewsomStafford, TX @ Stafford Centre
11.06-10 - 11.23.10Joanna Newsom US TourTucson, Phoenix, Dallas, Austin, Stafford, New Orleans, Tallahassee, Tampa, Athens GA, Ashevile, Rickmond VA, Baltimore, New York, NY
10.24.10Parables, Solo Japan TourTokyo, O-East, Nest Festival
10.23.10Parables, Solo Japan TourMachida, Ryoudenji
10.22.10Parables, Solo Japan TourMatsumoto, Gunjo
10.21.10Parables, Solo Japan TourTokyo, 7th Floor
10.19.10Parables, Solo Japan TourOsaka, Nu Things
10.18.10Parables, Solo Japan TourNagoya, KD Japon
10.17.10Parables, Solo Japan TourNara, Cafe Sample
10.16.10Parables, Solo Japan TourToyama, Forza
10.15.10Parables, Solo Japan TourKanazawa, Collabon
09.14.10 - 09.30.10Joanna Newsom European TourDublin, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Gateshead, Lille, Zurich, Lyon, Milan, Rome, Tel Aviv
09.05.10Parables, Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartWith Matt Bauer and Dana Falconberry, London, UK
09.02.10Parables, Solo and Duo with Mirabai PeartWith James Blackshaw and Frank Fairfield, Bush Hall, London, UK
08.22.10Joanna Newsom, Green Man FestivalGlanusk Park, Crickhowell, UK
07.29.10 - 08.07.10Joanna Newsom West Coast US TourSan Diego, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, Oakland, Seattle, Portland (2 shows)
06.26.10 - 07.03.10Balkan Music and Dance WorkshopsMendocino, CA
05.09.10 - 05.31.10Joanna Newsom European TourATP, London, Brussels, Hamburg, Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, Eindhoven, Amsterdam, Paris
05.22.10Solo set, support for EfterklangBabel - Malmo, Sweden
03.12.10 - 04.03.10Joanna Newsom US TourGrand Rapids, Toronto, Montreal, Cambridge, New York, Phily, DC, Charlottesville, Durham, Atlanta, Knoxville, Nashville, Columbus, Cincinnati, Bloomington, Milwaukee, Chicago
03.05.10Joanna Newsom Trio On Jimmy FallonThe TV
02.05.10 - 02.07.10Joanna Newsom Trio Japan TourTokyo (2 shows), Osaka
01.30.10 - 02.02.10Joanna Newsom Trio New Zealand TourChristchurch @ The Harbourlight, Wellington @ The Paramount, Auckland @ The Dorthy Winstone Centre
01.16.10 - 01.23.10Joanna Newsom Trio Australia TourBrisbane @ The Tivoli, Sydney Opera House, Melbourne @ The Forum Theater, Canberra @ The Playhouse, Thirroul @ Anita's Theater
07.15.09 - 07.18.09Dan Cantrell's The Rootabaga OperaThe Crucible's 2009 Fire Arts Festival, Oakland, CA
07.01.09With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors, support for Ani DiFrancoMountain Winery, Saratoga, CA
06.29.09/td>With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors, support for Ani DiFrancoOrpheum Theater, Los Angeles, CA
06.28.09With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors, support for Ani DiFrancoHumphrey's, San Diego, CA
04.05.09With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny ResistorsMaybeck Recital Hall, Berkeley, CA
04.04.09With Todd Sickafoose's Tiny ResistorsRedwood Coast Whale and Jazz Festival, Gualala, CA
02.06.09Duo with Kane MathisWith Gutpuppet, @ Conor Byrne, Seattle, WA
10.20.08With Joanna Newsom, Get out the vote for change!Reno, NV
10.19.08Obama Benefit, Duo with Kane Mathis @ The Grotto / RendevouzSeattle, WA
10.17.08Solo set, Obama benefitRyan Francesconi, Serena Tideman, and Matt Sircely. @ Siren's, Port Townsend, WA
09.18.08Solo set, Ixmae SFDisinterested, The Balustrade Ensemble, and Ryan Francesconi. @ Poleng Lounge, San Francisco, CA
08.22.08Conducting the Chicago Symphony with Joanna NewsomSymphony Center, Chicago
08.10.08Ryan Francesconi's Trio MopmuAnna's Jazz Island, Berkeley, CA
08.01.08 - 08.09.08Bulgarian Music Workshops: Lark Camp (Teaching)Mendocino, CA
07.20.08Duo with Kane MathisJazz Bones, Tacoma, WA
07.19.08Duo with Kane MathisBallard Jam House, Seattle, WA
07.16.08Artown Festival, Solo set, opening for Andrew BirdGrand Sierra Theatre, Reno, NV
03.19.08RF & Lili De La Mora Japan TourBears, Osaka, Japan
03.18.08RF & Lili De La Mora Japan TourUrbanguild, Kyoto, Japan
03.17.08RF & Lili De La Mora Japan TourKd-Japon, Nagoya, Japan
03.14.08RF & Lili De La Mora Japan TourO-Nest, Tokyo, Japan
02.09.08Ryan Francesconi and Dan Cantrell (The Toids), Bang On a Can All Stars FestivalYerba Buena Center, San Francisco, CA
01.31.08 + 02.01.08Joanna Newsom, Ryan Francesconi, Lila Sklar and Neal Morgan with the Brooklyn PhilharmonicBAM, Brooklyn, NY
01.25.08 + 01.26.08Joanna Newsom, Ryan Francesconi, and Neal Morgan with the Sydney SymphonySydney Opera House, Australia
01.06.08Ryan Francesconi's Trio MopmuAnna's Jazz Island, Berkeley, CA
11.17.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourWoodruff Arts Center, Symphony Hall, Atlanta, GA
11.09.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourWalt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA
11.04.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourMusic in the Mountains, Grass Valley, CA
10.29.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourBenaroya Hall, Seattle, WA
10.27.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourRiverbend Center, Austin, TX
10.21.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourPabst Theater, Milwaukee, WI
09.09.07 - 09.28.07Joanna Newsom European TourHelsinki, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Prague, Vienna, Munich, Zurich, Turin, Ravenna, Rome, Milan, Fribourg, London
08.30.07Punkt Festival: Ryan Francesconi + Nils Petter MolvaerKristiansand, Norway
08.17.07 - 08.19.07Joanna NewsomGreen Man Festival, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales, UK
08.07.07RF & Lili De La MoraIxmae SF @ Poleng Lounge, San Francisco, CA
07.27.07 - 08.04.07Bulgarian Music Workshops: Lark Camp (Teaching)Mendocino, CA
05.19.07Joanna Newsom, support for BjorkShoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View, CA
05.15.07Joanna Newsom, support for BjorkRed Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO
04.14.07 - 05.09.07Joanna Newsom European TourDublin, Paris, Brussels, Oslo, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Berlin, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Gastonbury: ATP, Lisbon, Braga, Barcelona, Madrid
03.01.07 - 03.03.07RF Spain TourTarragona, Castellon, Barcellona
02.15.07 - 02.26.07Joanna Newsom Japan TourNagoya, Osaka, Kyoto, Tokyo
01.14.07 - 01.19.07Joanna Newsom Orchestral TourNorthern Sinfonia, London Symphony Orchestra: Glasgow, Manchester, Gateshead, London
11.04.06 - 12.20.06Joanna Newsom USA TourSalt Lake City, Denver, Omaha, St. Louis, Columbus, Cleveland, Pittsburg, New York, Boston, New Haven, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Greensboro, Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, Ashville, Louisville, Birmingham, Malibu, Los Angeles, Santa Cruz, Eugene, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Minneapolis, Madison, Lawrence, Norman, Houston, Austin, Marfa, Albuquerque, San Diego, San Francisco
10.11.06 - 10.20.06RF Japan TourOsaka, Kyoto, Nagoya, Tokyo, Niigata