Haralabos [Harry] Stafylakis

Composer | Professor | Producer | Guitarist


Upcoming Events

2023:

ALBUM RELEASE

September 15, 2023

Calibrating Friction (New Amsterdam Records)
Haralabos [Harry] Stafylakis

My debut solo album, Calibrating Friction, will be released on limited issue CD and streaming on all major platforms!

The album features guest solos by Javier Reyes (Animals As Leaders, Mestis) and Adam Pietrykowski (Van Tilburg), along with an all-star lineup of players including pianist Vicky Chow and clarinetist Ken Thomson (Bang On A Can All-Stars), cellist Raphael Weinroth-Browne (Leprous), violinist Fung Chern Hwei (seven)suns, Sirius Quartet), and many others.

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2024:

LIVE CONCERT

February 2, 2024 – 7:30 PM CST
Holocene Extinction
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Winnipeg New Music Festival
Winnipeg, MB, Canada

The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, led by Maestro Daniel Raiskin, reprises my 4-movement symphonic poem Holocene Extinction at the Winnipeg New Music Festival.

INFO & TICKETS
LIVE CONCERT

February 21, 2024 – 7:30 PM MST
Valse Kinetic
Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes
Culiac
án, Mexico
Conductor-violinist Alexandre Da Costa leads the Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes in a series of performances of my orchestral work – commissioned by the Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil – Valse Kinetic.

Event info & tickets coming soon
LIVE CONCERT

February 25, 2024 – 6:00 PM CST
Unrelent
AURA Contemporary Ensemble
Archway Gallery
Houston, TX, USA


AURA: Embracing Chaos
An evening of chamber music that explores the beauty that exists amidst disorder.
Featuring works by Jonathan Harvey (United Kingdom), Gabriela Ortiz (Mexico), Krzysztof Penderecki (Poland), Peter Sculthorpe (Australia), Harry Stafylakis (USA), and Garth Stevenson (Canada).
EVENT INFO
LIVE CONCERT

February 25, 2024 – 7:30 PM MST
Valse Kinetic
Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes
Culiac
án, Mexico
Conductor-violinist Alexandre Da Costa leads the Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes in a series of performances of my orchestral work – commissioned by the Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil – Valse Kinetic.

Event info & tickets coming soon
LIVE CONCERT

February 29, 2024 – 7:30 PM MST
Valse Kinetic
Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes
Culiac
án, Mexico
Conductor-violinist Alexandre Da Costa leads the Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes in a series of performances of my orchestral work – commissioned by the Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil – Valse Kinetic.

Event info & tickets coming soon
LIVE CONCERT

March 1, 2024 – 7:30 PM CST
Unrelent
AURA Contemporary Ensemble
University of Houston - Moores Opera House
Houston, TX, USA


AURA: Embracing Chaos
An evening of chamber music that explores the beauty that exists amidst disorder.
Featuring works by Jonathan Harvey (United Kingdom), Gabriela Ortiz (Mexico), Krzysztof Penderecki (Poland), Peter Sculthorpe (Australia), Harry Stafylakis (USA), and Garth Stevenson (Canada).
Info & Tickets
LIVE CONCERT

March 3, 2024 – 7:30 PM MST
Valse Kinetic
Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes
Culiac
án, Mexico
Conductor-violinist Alexandre Da Costa leads the Orquesta Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes in a series of performances of my orchestral work – commissioned by the Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil – Valse Kinetic.

Event info & tickets coming soon
ALBUM RELEASE

April 14, 2024
Valse Kinetic
Alexandre Da Costa & Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil

The Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil – under the direction of conductor & concertmaster Alexandre Da Costa – release their latest album, featuring my Valse Kinetic.

More album info coming soon
LIVE CONCERT

April 26, 2024 – 7:30 PM EDT
Metropolis Reimagined
Jenny Lin & ICEBERG New Music
Loreto Theater at the Sheen Center for Thought & Culture
New York, NY, USA


ICEBERG New Music presents the world premiere of a brand-new score to Giorgio Moroder's 1984 restoration of Metropolis, performed live by world-renowned pianist Jenny Lin. This one-of-a kind collaboration features music by Drake Andersen, Victor Báez, Stephanie Ann Boyd, Alex Burtzos, Yu-Chun Chien, Derek Cooper, Jack Frerer, Max Grafe, Harry Stafylakis, and Samantha Wolf.

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LIVE CONCERT

April 27, 2024 – 8:00 PM EDT
The Tender Scars of Memory
Caitlin Broms-Jacobs & Adam Sherkin
Tenri Cultural Institute
New York, NY, USA


Piano Lunaire presents the world premiere of my new work for oboe and piano, The Tender Scars of Memory, commissioned by oboist Caitlin Broms-Jacobs (Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Manitoba Chamber Orchestra) and Piano Lunaire. The concert is part of their Composers In Play series focused on partnerships between guest performers and living composers, and also features music by Adam Sherkin and my fellow Canadian, Kevin Lau.

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LIVE CONCERT

May 5, 2024
The Tender Scars of Memory
Caitlin Broms-Jacobs & Adam Sherkin
The Arts & Letters Club
Toronto, ON, Canada


Piano Lunaire presents the Canadian premiere of my new work for oboe and piano, The Tender Scars of Memory, commissioned by oboist Caitlin Broms-Jacobs (Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Manitoba Chamber Orchestra) and Piano Lunaire. The concert is part of their Composers In Play series focused on partnerships between guest performers and living composers, and also features music by Adam Sherkin and my fellow Canadian, Kevin Lau.

INFO & TICKETS coming soon
LIVE CONCERT

May 17, 2024 – 7:30 PM EDT
Therein Lies the Enemy
Lisa Pegher & ICEBERG New Music
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
New York, NY, USA


ICEBERG New Music ICEBERG New Music partners with renowned percussionist Lisa Pegher to present the NYC premiere of A.I. Rhythm Evolution. This evening-length program explores the boundary between human agency and artificial intelligence, manifest as a tour-de-force of electroacoustic music and stunning visuals. Featuring my own work for drum set & electronics Therein Lies the Enemy.

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