Very excited to announce my debut full-length album Breaking and Entering, out June 5 on New Amsterdam Records! And very grateful to I Care If You Listen for premiering video for first single “Form and Flee” produced by Four/Ten Media — listen/watch here.
Featuring voice, toy organ, electronics, and more in exploring breaking and entering into a new body and disability. Produced and mixed by Michael Hammond and mastered by Joe Lambert + cover art by Shannon Finnegan and Ashley M. Freeby.
Supported by Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council and residencies worldwide, including Headlands Center for the Arts (California), AIR Niederösterreich (Krems an der Donau, Austria), De Link (Tilburg, Netherlands), The Watermill Center (New York), Villa Sträuli (Winterthur, Switzerland), Embassy of Foreign Artists (Geneva, Switzerland), Swatch Art Peace Hotel (Shanghai, China), and Halcyon Arts Lab (Washington, DC).
Honored to profile musicologist Stefan Sunandan Honisch for Disability Arts Online! Including his perspectives on the complexities and possibilities for disabled musicians today — read the full article here.
Honored to take part in the recent Bang on a Can Marathon, including premiere of new solo percussion piece by David Cossin! Reviews from New York Times here and Financial Times here.
“But far more present was the collective’s progeny: the milky repetitive vibraphone of Molly Joyce’s ‘Purity'”– Zachary Woolfe, New York Times
“virtuoso solos…from percussionist David Cossin, who brought hallucinatory beauty to another premiere, Molly Joyce’s Purity.” – Richard Fairman, Financial Times
Very honored to be included in the below New York Times article by Seth Colter Walls, featuring Bec Plexus’s recent album Sticklip!
Read the article here + album out now on New Amsterdam Records : becplexus.bandcamp.com/album/sticklip
Super honored to be included on 2 albums released today! Bec Plexus’s Sticklip on New Amsterdam Records (https://lnk.to/sticklp) and Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble’s Dawn Chorus on Innova Recordings (https://songwhip.com/album/grand-valley-state-university-new-music-ensemble/dawn-chorus) 🙏🙏
Very honored to be interviewed by New Music USA’s Frank J. Oteri for NewMusicBox! Including toy organ appearance at Halcyon Arts Lab 🎹🎹
Full article here: nmbx.newmusicusa.org/molly-joyce-strength-in-vulnerabilty
Honored to share the first in an article series for Disability Arts Online, profiling artists and facilitators in presenting disability arts within artistic disciplines!
Starting with visual arts and contributions from Shannon Finnegan, Sandie Yi, Lisa Slominski, and Kennedy Center Office of VSA and Accessibility. Read the full article here.
Very excited to be involved in this production, premiering at PROTOTYPE Festival this week!
Alongside music by Leila Adu, Ruby Kato Attwood, Danielle Birrittella, Sheena Birrittella, Christina Courtin, Gabrielle Herbst, Emma O’Halloran, Tanner Porter, Kamala Sankaram, Bergrun Snæbjörnsdóttir, Annika Socolofsky, Gyda Valtysdottir, Ellen Reid, and featuring Danielle Birrittella, Desdemona and Sonia Bize: prototypefestival.org/shows/magdalene