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Soundscapes for PeaceMusic for Flute and Organ


Yael Acher KAT Modiano – Flutist and composer

Lars Beckman- Church Music director- Organ and piano

Concert Program includes pieces by J.S. Bach, Fauré, Jehan Alain and Acher-Modiano’s compositions


Gustaf KyrkanSvenska kyrkan i Köpenhamn

Thursday, June 27, 2024. 7.30pm (19.30hrs) 

Admission: Free


Flute Charity Concert for Peace

to Benefit

Dominican Women Development Center, NYC

Sunday June 16 at 2pm

at Holyrood Church

715 W179 Street, New York, NY 10033

Flute Soundscapes for Peace

Baroque to Contemporary, Latin Songs and Spirituals

with Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano– Award Winning Fulbright Scholar Flutist and Composer.

– “[A] unique phenomenon on a number of accounts… flexibility and fluency of Kat’s flute…  enrapture and illuminate our minds.” By Phil’s Review, Atlanta Audio Club

Admission: Suggested donations $15 and up.

80% of Ticket Sales donated directly to Dominican Women Development Center.

20% to the performing artist.

All are welcome to reception after the concert


Spring Heart Charity – Flute Soundscapes

Solo Flute Charity Concert to Benefit


Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano

Baroque to Contemporary and Spirituals

Award Winning Fulbright Scholar Flutist and Composer

Saturday, May 25 at 7pm

at Metro Baptist Church

410 W40th Street, New York, NY 10018

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Tickets: Suggested donations $30 and up.

80% of Ticket Sales donated directly to New Alternatives. 20% to the performing artist.

Ticket can be paid now or picked up at the concert.

Mount Kisco Arts Council Presents

Flute Soundscapes – Baroque to Contemporary

Concert dedicated to PEACE

with Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flutist and Composer

– “[A] unique phenomenon on a number of accounts…realizing [Bach] in terms of what the flute does best… flexibility and fluency of Kat’s flute… Kat’s solo flute pieces… enrapture and illuminate our minds.” By Phil’s Review, Atlanta Audio Club

 Flute Soundscapes takes the audience on a journey through different eras of Western classical music aesthetics. The program encompasses pieces by J.S. Bach, C. Debussy, A. Piazzolla, and Acher-Modiano’s original acoustic and electro-acoustic contemporary pieces with video screening and masks. Modiano’s video accompanies the music with a non-narrative colourful collage of images that often refer to social awareness.

Sunday, April 28th @ 1:30pm

Mount Kisco Public Library, 2nd Fl. Community Room, 100 E.Main St. Mount Kisco, NY

Concert dedicated to Peace and to St. Frances Cabrini:

Flute Soundscapes – Baroque to Contemporary

with Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano– Award Winning Fulbright Scholar Flutist and Composer.

Performing solo flute: J.S. Bach, C. Debussy, A. Piazzolla, and Acher-Modiano’s electro-acoustic compositions


St. Frances Cabrini Shrine

701 Fort Washington Ave New York, NY 10040

March 22, 2024, at 7pm

Suggested Donations: $20

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Happy Hour at 181 Cabrini, New York


February 10, 2024 at 5-7pm

Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute & EFX

Mark Kross – Keyboard

Free Admission

Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute & EFX & Backtracks & Video

Solo Showcase at  APAP, at the Morgan Suite, NY Hilton

January 13, 2024 at 11:05pm


The international NYC based award winning flutist/composer, Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano is a multiple-genres sound artist. Her solo showcase highlights her new album NOMAD Imagination – Roots of Love

(Aliud Records.2023). A cutting-edge electro-acoustic contemporary funky Jazz inspired by funky 70s, modern jazz, electronics, rock, visuals, pacifism and more.

“KAT” performs with flute& effects, backtracks, image-collage video screening and masks.

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Association of Performing Arts Professionals

Love Productions presents 2 Great Days of Jazz

at the Hilton Suite


Allan Harris’s JAZZ SONNETS


Allan Harris – Vocal, Guitar, Song writing, Citing.

Sarah Cion – Piano

Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute & EFX

Dylan Shamat  – Double Bass

Yhair Sala – Percussion


January 13, 2024 at 12pm and 1:30pm

January 14 at 5:30 Ppm

Harlem After Dark 

Presented/hosted by

Love Productions


Party at Allan & Pat Harris

Showcasing at 6:30pm:

Allan Harris’s JAZZ SONNETS


Allan Harris – Vocal, Guitar, Song writing, Citing.

Sarah Cion – Piano

Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute & EFX

Dylan Shamat  – Double Bass

Yhair Sala – Percussion

Jazz WAHI (Jazz in Washington Heights)


New Years Eve

Happy Hours at 181 Cabrini New York


Featuring “KAT” Modiano Duo:

Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute & EFX

Maksim Perepelica – Double Bass

Admission: Free


The Church of the Transfiguration 1 East 29th Street New YorkNew York 10016

Christmas Mass

December 24, 2023 at 11am

Christmas Music and J.S.Bach pieces


Dr  Claudia Dumschat – Organist and Choirmaster

Yael Acher KAT Modiano – Flute

Choir of Men & Boys and Girls

Cherub Choir

Multi-Generational Hanukka Party

at Jewish Center in Jackson Heights

Hanukkah Flute Concert with Yael Acher KAT Modiano, award-winning Israeli flutist, composer, and educator.

Dec 10, 2023 at 2:30pm

Yael’s festive solo flute concert is dedicated to world PEACE. Her eclectic interactive program includes favorite Jewish / Israeli Hanukkah songs, songs for Peace, and short beautiful Classical pieces by Debussy, J.S. Bach, and Brahms.

Jazz at Turnmill, NYC

December 6. 2023 at 8pm

Yael Acher ”KAT” Modiano w/ Rob Duguay’s Low Key Trio

 Line up:

Yael Acher ”KAT” Modiano – Flute

Rob Duguay – bass

Jordan Piper – Keys

Nadav Snir-Zelniker

Address: 119 E 27th St, New York, NY 10016

Free Admission

InterActive FLUTE SOUNDSCAPES Imagining!

Contemporary Electro-acoustic Flute Soundscapes & Masks

Responding to UNTOLD STORIES

w/ Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano

November 30, 2023 at 6pm


Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling

898 St. Nicholas Ave. New York, NY 10032



Jehan Alain’s Messe Modale en septour

November 12, 2023 at 11am

at Solemn Mass at the historic

Church of the Transfiguration / the Little Church Around the Corner

1 East 29th Street
New York, New York 10016

With Yael Acher-Modiano, flute, Organist and Choirmaster Dr Claudia Dumschat and Choir of Men & Boys and Girls.


Latin American Cultural Week in NYC (LACW)

GlamourTango – A celebration of women in tango

OPENING EVENT on Saturday November 11, at 2pm

at St Marks Church in the Bowery

Address: 131 E10 Street, New York, NY 10003

Tickets: Eventbrite GLAMOURTANGO $25



GlamourTango is a unique all female, international, multimedia music and dance

Creator /Music Director : Polly Ferman

See performer on flyer below.

“KAT” MODIANO – Urban Funky Jazz Flute

w/ Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – FLUTE & Efx & electro-acoustic & masks &  visuals

 “KAT” Modiano’s multi media electro-acoustic solo concert, featuring tracks from her new album, and more.

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Celebrating Album Release: NOMAD Imagination – Roots of Love 

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More information on CPH Jazz Festival program

Interview on Radio Jazz Copenhagen

Radio Jazz will feature KAT Modiano and her new album NOMAD Imagination- Roots of Love (released on Aliud Records November 2022).

Radio Host: Brian Petro

Listen on: Radio Jazz Copenhagen

Simply Sharing Presents:

Flute Concert and Video Premier – with the presence of Lakha Lama 

  • Flute Soundscapes- Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flute and Bansuri.

A colorful, meditative solo flute program that includes pieces by Claude Debussy, Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns and Yael Acher-Modiano’s compositions, including also improvisations inspired by the melodies from Mantra for Love and Compassion and Heart Sutra.

  • Premiere of new video release by Lakha Lama: ‘Care from the Heart’

100% of the income goes to the association Simply Sharing for the preservation and dissemination of the Lakha Lama’s life’s work in the form of educational material that is shared freely available at www.lakhalama.org

More information: Phendeling Center for Tibetan Buddhism

Kvindestemmer (Women’s Voices)

Flute Soundscapes: 
Celebrating International Women’s Day, Kvinde I Music  invited Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano to perform her multimedia Flute Soundscapes. Merging her flute & effects or acoustic flute with prepared- electronic tracks and video screenings, Modiano creates a versatile palate of sound and performance expressions, inspired by eclecticism and improvisations.
This special afternoon show that features different female artists takes place at the beautiful stage at the historical women’s building Hotel Cecile in the heart of Copenhagen (former Cph Jazzhouse).

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Charity Concert: NOMAD Imagination – Roots of Love.
Album release concert with eclectic Flute Soundscapes: Spirituals, original Jazz,  Classical, and Indian inspired flute / dance pieces.
Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano- acoustic flutist and compositions, and guest Divya Chandran-dancer og choreograph
Benefiting Aktion Børne Hjælp (Action Child Aid) at Maria Church, Copenhagen V, Denmark.

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Live Electroacoustic Soundtrack concert to screening of La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc screening at Soundtrack Tel Aviv Film Festival, TLV Cinematheque, Israel. 

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Flute in Film’ – Contemporary, Soundtracks, Bach, and Masks
Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Solo Flutist and Composer.

An eclectic program including: Acher-Modiano’s original electro-acoustic and acoustic flute compositions, image-collage video, live contemporary soundtracks to short silent film screening, and pieces by J.S. Bach.

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‘1200 flutes plus one’
Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flutist and composer and Arin Maisky – Organist and the church’s music director will perform Classical and Contemporary pieces at the historic church in Jaffa – Tel Aviv

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Contemporary Extended Flute Sonority
Seminar with Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano- flutist, composer, Fulbright Scholar

In this program Acher-Modiano will explores Contemporary Improvisations / Composition on Motif with focus on themes such as: extended sonorities, sound/noise, tonality/atonality, polyrhythm, primal ritualistic rhythms and sounds, eclectic sources, composition on motifs, and multimedia (screenings of image-collage and clips from soundtracks/film scores).

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‘French for Flute and Organ’
Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano – Flutist and composer, and
Philip Schmidt-Madsen, organist and church music and choir director.
This program will feature pieces by French composers from the middle of the 1900s, and Acher-Modiano’s solo flute composition inspired by the French modern pieces.

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Modiano’s 2 new soundtracks (composed 2021) to French short comedy silent films:  “La pile électrique de Léontine”  (1910) and “Léontine enfant terrible” (1911) included in a 4-disc DVD/Blu-ray set featuring rarely-seen silent films about feminist protest, anarchic slapstick destruction, and suggestive gender play. Produced and released by Kino Lorber. 

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at Støberiet, Copenhagen Jazz Festival, Denmark.  Exact date TBA

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Funky Urban Jazz and Soundtracks at Neusi’s, CLUBNIGHT, Jazzahead! 2022, in Bremen, Germany.

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Live soundtrack concert with Michael screening at German Film Days, at Grand Theater, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

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Live soundtrack concert with Michael screening at German Film Days, at Grand Theater, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

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