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August 2022

Quarta-feira 03 Agosto. Palestra para COMPOMUS – Departamento de Música da UFPB. Online (in Portuguese)

Wednesday 17 August. The state51 Factory Sessions / Nonclassical. Video performance recording.

Friday 26 August 6:30pm. Sabotaging Piano Concert. Queen Mary University of London.

July 2022

Monday 04 July 1pm. Stories from a Midsummer Night (solo piano concert). Music on Mondays, St Michael at the Northgate, Oxford. Free

Quinta-feira 07 Julho 8:30am (BRT). O espaço da performance. Entrevista online (in Portuguese)

Friday 15 July 6:30pm. Recollection – piano, toy piano & stories. part of Offbeat Festival. New Theatre Piano Bar, Oxford. £10


June 2022

Saturday 11 June 1:15pm. Isolation, Preludes & Improvisations (solo concert). Eglesfield Music Society, Shulman Auditorium, Queen’s College, Oxford.

Sunday 26 June 4pm. Solo piano & toy piano. Brudenell Piano Sessions, Howard Assembly Room, Leeds. CANCELLED due to COVID-19

May 2022

Tuesday 17 May 7pm. Collation No: 5-3-1. Concert with Oxford Improvisers. The White House by Tap Social, Oxford.

Thursday 26 May 6:30pm. Brazilian Chamber Music: A Sound Canvas. Chamber music concert with Poliphonia – Music of the Americas. Brazilian Embassy in London

March 2021

Winter / Spring 2022

Development and recording of new musical work with Jill Halstead for ‘Menopausia’, a movie by Maria Soledad Marambio Castro (Norway/Peru/UK/Brazil)

Jan – Feb 2022

Workshop with students from the Advanced Composition module at Oxford Brookes University

March 2022

Friday 4 March, 1pm. New technologies Lunchtime concert. Bishopsgate Institute, London

Quinta-feira 17 Março. Mulheres na Música. Mesa-redonda USP-Ribeirão Preto, Brasil (online)

Date TBC. Recording of new piano piece by Atefeh Einali – Nonclassical Associate Composer

January 2022

Sunday 23 January, 3:30pm. Concert with Martin Hackett & Charlotte Keeffe. Hundred Years Gallery, London E2 8JD

December 2021

Friday 3 December, 6pm: 1 minute collection – Isolation & piano improvisations. Performance at Live Art & Performance Group ‘Learning, adding, anything‘ event. Ark-T Centre, Oxford

Thursday 9 December: Composition for violin, clarinet & piano trio. Goldsmiths University of London (internal event)

November 2021

Tuesday 23 November, 3:30pm (Brasília time): Toy Piano lecture-recital. at VI International Contemporary Piano Meeting. Online – Zoom & YouTube

Wednesday 24 November, 11:30am (Brasília time): Round-table Toy piano – possibilities and challenges at VI International Contemporary Piano Meeting (organiser and mediator). Online – Zoom & YouTube

October 2021

Saturday 30 October, 12pm: Isolation with Charlotte Botterill at Daylight Music, St John’s Leytonstone, London  E11 1HH

September 2021

Saturday 11 September: video recording at Stapleford Granary (Bite-sized Culture Programme)

Saturday 25 September: Concert with Oxford Improvisers at Hundred Years Gallery, London (tbc)

Monday 27 September: Guest speaker at PhD in Arts Seminar, Oxford Brookes University

July 21

Friday 02 July: Janelas (collaborative online project through Labo Montreal)

Sexta-feira 09 Julho: Palestra no curso TeclaMinas

Quarta-feira 21 Julho: estreia da obra Martelatto para piano solo de Nickolas Araújo

June 21

01 June – 02 July: Laboratoire de Musique Contemporaine de Montréal.

Monday 21 June: Landscape Drones (collaborative online project through CoMA Glasgow)

Tuesday 22 June: Solstice Concert recording at The Abbey Sutton Courtenay.

May 2021

Friday 07 May: A Recital of Your Own. Presentation at Nova Contemporary Music Meeting.

Monday 10 May: Composition for piano, clarinet & violin trio Workshop. Goldsmiths University of London

Tuesday 11 May: Piano Works by Women Composers.Webinar with Donne – Women in Music. Online event.

Wednesday 12 May: Piano masterclass. Goldsmiths University of London

Saturday 29 May: Picnic in the Park. Fundraising event for DIY Youth Theatre Company. Hogacre Common Eco Park, Oxford, OX1 4QH.

Monday 22 March: Keys, Hammers & Strings, Oxford Improvisers feat. Angelica Sanchez. Online event.

December 2020

Saturday 19 December: The Listening Room [org. Phil Morton]. Free Improvisation, Online event.

Friday 18 December: Isolation – 15 piano miniatures by Charlotte Botterill. CD release, through Lis de la Mer.

Saturday 12 December 5pm: Ether/Real with CoMA/Glasgow. Graphic Scores Concert, Online event.

Quinta-feira 10 Dezembro 16h30 (BRT): Dia de Clarice – Centenário de Clarice Lispector com o Grupo Ponto BR [Clarice Lispector’s Centenary with Group .BR]. Online event.

Sunday 06 December: Piano miniaturas: video-concert. Youtube premiere.

November 2020

Monday 23 November: Oxford ImprovisersWordplay. Live stream performance.

Friday 06 November: Para a frente EP release. Digital album on Bandcamp, through Nonclassical.

October 2020

Friday 30 October 9:13pm (GMT): Full moon – toy piano | electric piano mini-live. Instagram concert @kesiadecote.

Sexta-feira 16 Outubro 12h (BRT): Toy | Electric | Piano mini-live. Instagram concert @kesiadecote.

September 2020

Terça-feira 15 Setembro 14h (BRT): Arte e tecnologia. Conversa com alunos do Bacharelado Interdisciplinar em Artes da UFSB

August 2020

Saturday 01 August 10am – 6pm (BRT): 1 minute music. one-to-one piano improvisations via WhatsApp video call.

July 2020

Monday 23 July, 8:30pm (BST): Oxford Improvisers ‘Invented Freedoms II’. Live stream performance.

June 2020

Monday 22 June, 8:30pm (BST): Oxford Improvisers ‘Invented Freedoms’. Live stream performance.

May 2020

Saturday 16 May, 12noon (GMT): Daylight Savings. (online pre-recorded event, solo piano)

Sunday 17 May, 12noon (GMT): Lockdown Vexations. Online collaborative performance – livestreaming of pre-recorded videos to make up Erik Satie’s Vexations. (electric piano + toy piano).

December/ Dezembro 2019

Friday 13 December, 7:30pm: Cabaret Melancholique (piano improvisation for performance art acts). Peckham Liberal Club, London

Tuesday 17 December, 7:45pm: fUnchristmas partywith Oxford Improvisers. Old Fire Station, Oxford. £6 – 11.

Sunday 22 December, 7:30pm: Light, leve, luzSolo piano concert. The Abbey Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire, UK

Novembro/ November 2019

07 Novembro, 19h30: “delas” – Música de compositoras, para piano & piano de brinquedo. Recital solo na Série Música de Primeira. Primeira Igreja Batista do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Transmissão ao vivo/ Live streaming: | |

09 Novembro: Improvisações ao Piano de Brinquedo e Piano Quebrado. Foice Fosso, Rua Almirante Alexandrino, 2810, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, RJ

September / Setembro 2019

11 Setembro, 12h30: “delas” – Música de compositoras, para piano & piano de brinquedo. Recital solo no Mês dos Pianos da Série Música no Museu. CCBB Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

August/ Agosto 2019

01 Agosto, 19h: Mitos & Visões (performance solo piano + dança). Teatro Sonia Cabral, Vitória, ES, Brasil

09 Agosto, 20h30: Música contemporânea piano solo e Improvisação piano + sax, com Vinícius Mendes. ECA, Belo Horizonte, Brasil

18 Agosto: Mitos & Visões (performance solo piano + dança). Teatro Municipal Geraldo Cestari, Itaguaçu, ES, Brasil

20 Agosto: Music by my friends – música contemporânea para piano dedicada a Késia Decoté. UniRio, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

May 2019

Thursday 02 May, 1pm: Piccadilly to Buckingham Palace. Concert of 20th Century and ContemporaryVoice and Piano Music, with Sara Stowe. St Alban’s Church, Charles Street, Oxford. £6/£5

Saturday 04 May, 7:30pm: The Unasked Question. Concert of new music/improvisations, featuring trios Pat Thomas/Mark Browne/Martin Hackett & Dan Goren/Spinecakes/Késia Decoté. Fusion Arts, Oxford OX4 1DD. £7

Friday 10 May, 7:30pm: House Concert – new music/improvisations. participation at Jean -Michel Van Schouwburg & Lawrence Casserley’s concert, with members of Oxford Improvisers. Lake Street, Oxford (invitation only).

Thursday 16 May, 7:30pm: Music by my friends  – solo piano concert. The Gamelan Room, LSO St Luke’s, London

Tuesday 21 May, 7:45pm: Concert with Oxford Improvisers. Old Fire Station, Oxford

Friday 24 May, 7:30pm: Music by my friends  – solo piano concert. Holywell Music Room, Oxford. £8

Saturday 25 May, 10:30am – 3pm. Colourscape, Waddesdon Festival. Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JH. £5/£3

April 2019

Friday 12 & Saturday 13 April: West Side Story – with DIY Theatre Group. Padova, Italy (part of Oxford – Padova twinning cities inauguration).

Thursday 25 April (time tbc): Recital of English and Brazilian Songs, with soprano Gabriella De Laccio. Brazilian Embassy in London

Tuesday 30 April, 12:30pm: Lunchtime Concert with Oxford ImprovisersWesley Memorial Church, Oxford OX1 2DH. Free

March 2019

Tuesday 19 March, 7:45pm: Concert with Oxford Improvisers and guestOld Fire Station, Oxford. £9 / £6

Saturday 23 March, 4pm: Music by my friends – solo piano concert. Birmingham B4 7XR. Guest list only – email  for free invitation

Saturday 30 March, 12pm:  Music by my friends  at Daylight MusicUnion Chapel, London N1 2UN. Pay-What-You-Can on the door (suggested ticket price £5)

February 2019

Sunday 17 February, 3pm: Hivernales – piano, cello, flute concert with Bruno Guastalla & Gemma McGregor. Maison Française, Oxford. £10/£7

Tuesday 26 February, 7:30pm: Evan Parker + Oxford Improvisers. Fusion Arts, Oxford OX4 1DD. £9/£7

January 2019

Tuesday 15 January, 7:45pm: Concert with Oxford ImprovisersOld Fire Station, Oxford

December 2018

Friday 14 December, 8pm: Cabaret Melancholique (piano improvisation for performance art acts). Peckham Liberal Club, London

Monday 17 December: Byland, by Nick Storring- recording. St Paul’s Hall, Huddersfield

Tuesday 18 December, 7:45pm: Concert with Oxford ImprovisersOld Fire Station, Oxford

November 2018

Saturday 03 November, 1pm: Resonant Images (site-specific music performance with Oxford Improvisers), Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Friday 16 November, 8pm: Modern Panic IX Monument for a Dead Poet, by Austin Sherlaw-Johnson (performance art/sonic arts), Archive Gallery, London

Tuesday 20 November, 7:45pm: Concert with Oxford ImprovisersOld Fire Station, Oxford

October 2018

23 – 26 October: Grieg Research School in Interdisciplinary Music Studies (lecture-recital: myths & visions). NTNU: Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Tuesday 02 October, 7pm: Candles – piano music by 20th and 21st century composers (solo recital), Cardiff University Concert Hall, Cardiff CF10 3EB (£5/ free for students & under 18)

Friday 05 October, 1:05pm: Candles – piano music by 20th and 21st century composers (solo recital)St. John’s Waterloo, London SE1 8TY (Free)

September 2018

Wednesday 19 September, 1:05pm: Candles – piano music by 20th and 21st century composers (solo recital)St. Dunstan in the West, London EC4A 2HR (Free)

Thursday 20 September, 7:30pm: Candles – piano music by 20th and 21st century composers (solo recital)Holywell Music Room, Oxford OX1 3SB (£8)

August 2018

Quinta-feira 31 Agosto, 14:45: Palestra e mini-recital: Música contemporânea para pianoFaculdade de Música do Espírito Santo, Vitória, ES, Brasil. (Grátis)

10 August: Késia Decoté + Dog Days of Summer (Allison Cameron/Kurt Newman). Array Music, Toronto, Canada.

July 2018

29 July – 07 August: participation at WRCMS – Waterloo Region Contemporary Music Sessions, Waterloo, Canada.

June 2018

Sunday 03 June, 7pm: Candles – piano music by 20th and 21st century composers (solo recital), at Music at the Limes Series. Standlake OX29 7RH (donations entry)

Friday 08 June, 7:30pm: myths & visions; Loci (in Body and Music – dance and music performance event). OVADA, Oxford OX1 1NJ (£10, early booking £8)

Thursday 14 June, 7:30pm: A room of her ownpiano + flute recital, with Gemma McGregor. Stromness Town Hall, Orkney KW16 3BA

Friday 15 June, 10:30am (all day): Vexations. Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney KW16 3AA

Sunday 17 June, 7pm: myths & visions; Loci (in Resonant Bodies – dance and music performance event). The Abbey Sutton Courtenay, OX14 4AF (donations entry)

May 2018

Tuesday 15 May, 7:45pm: concert with Oxford ImprovisersOld Fire Station, Oxford OX1 2AQ

April 2018

Thursday 19 April, 7pm: myths & visionsPegasus Theatre, Oxford OX4 1RE

Friday 20 April, 7:30pm: Illuminate Concert SeriesSt. Lukes Church, Brighton BN2 9ZB

March 2018

Thursday 08 March, 6pm: Illuminate Concert Series. University of Goldsmiths, London SE14 6NW

Friday 09 March, 7:30: Illuminate Concert Series. St. Michael’s at Northgate, Oxford OX1 3EY

Saturday 10 March, 11am: Illuminate Concert Series, St. Mary’s Church, Stafford ST16 2AR

Saturday 10 March, 7:30pm: Illuminate Concert Series. St. George’s Church, Birmingham B15 3DQ

Sunday 11 March, 2pm: Illuminate Concert Series. Cardiff University Concert Hall, CF10 3EB

Saturday 31 March, 12noon: Daylight Music Piano DayUnion Chapel, London N1 2UN