With interdisciplinary play and co-creation in mind, Ira has collaborated with a wide array of musicians, bands, artists, circuses, theatre troups, art spaces, and festival creators.
Past Performances / Residencies
October 2018: Contact dance concert at Earthdance, MA Delicious Movement workshop with Eiko Otake
June 2018: Maaltuin Botanical Garden Utrecht performances, Utrecht, Netherlands.
April 2018: Performance at Snug Harbor, New Orleans, with James Singleton Quintet
February – April 2018: Host and Creator of Sound Seekers Salon Intimate Concert Series at Art Klub in New Orleans.
October 2017: Violin for Zoppé Italian Family Circus in Fort Bragg, CA
August 2017: Artist and Performer in Residence at l’espace des possibles Tantra & Arts colony outside Meschers sur Gironde, FR. Facilitated workshops on improvisation and unlocking the inner child creator. Performed marimba and violin for Contact dance.
August 2015: Piano and Drum for physical theatre duo The Incredible Incredible at Edmonton Fringe Festival.
March – May 2015: Tour of Southern China with Gypsy Jazz Guitarist Adrien Tarraga. Children’s music instructor in Dali China.
July 2012: 3 week Transylvanian folk music workshop in Kalotaszentkiralyi music camp, Sâncraiu, ROU