NYC Calendar: December 2014

Highlight of the month: THE STONE RESIDENCIES – FRED FRITH

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 3 – SUNDAY DECEMBER 7
7:30 PM Meredith Monk

http://www.bam.org/music/2014/on-behalf-of-nature

VENUE: BAM
ADMISSION: $20/$30

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7
7PM: Michael Foster / Pascal Niggenkemper / Michael Evans
VENUE: Downtown Music Gallery
ADMISSION: Free

MONDAY, DECEMBER 8
10 PM: Frank Gratkowski – Solo Saxophone

VENUE: Ibeam brooklyn
ADMISSION: $15

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9
6 PM Mivos Quartet
•Martin Stauning Atmende Steine (2013)
•J.S. Bach Contrapunctus XIX (arr. Patrick Higgins 2013)
•Patrick Higgins Aletheia (2013)
•György Kurtág Hommage à Mihály András: 12 Mikroludien für Streichquartett, op. 13 (1977)

http://www.millertheatre.com/events/mivos-quartet-popup

VENUE: Miller Theatre at Columbia University
ADMISSION: FREE

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10
8PM: Phyllis Chen
Phyllis Chen: Lighting The Dark, hand-made music boxes, clavichord, accordion, electronics
John Dowland / William Byrd: Pavana Lachrymae, clavichord
Silvia Corda: Tre ritratti del tempo, toy piano and toy dulcimer
Alvin Lucier: Music for Piano with Magnetic Strings

http://bacnyc.org/performances/performance/phyllis-chen

VENUE: Baryshnikov Arts Center
ADMISSION: $25

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11
8 PM: Fred Frith (guitar) John Zorn (sax)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $25

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12
8:00 PM Pauline Oliveros

http://roulette.org/events/pauline-oliveros-2/

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15/$30

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 14
8 PM Iva Bittová (violin and voice) Fred Frith (acoustic guitar)

VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

MONDAY, DECEMBER 15
8:30 PM Wolpe & Feldman – New York New Music Ensemble

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/989724

VENUE: The Tenri Cultural Institute
ADMISSION: $10/$20

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30
8:30PM Mary Halvorson, guitar; Ingrid Laubrock, tenor saxophone; Tom Rainey, drums
VENUE: Cornelia Street Cafe
ADMISSION: $10 + $10 drinks minimum

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30 – SUNDAY, JANUARY 4
8 PM, 10 PM
John Zorn’s end of the year Improv Week—A Stone Benefit
John Zorn (sax) Ikue Mori (electronics) James Moore (guitar) Uri Caine (piano) James Ilgenfritz (bass) Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet) Mark Feldman (violin) ) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) and many special guests
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $25

NYC Calendar: November 2014

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Weasel Walter (drums)

Jim Hobbs (alto saxophone)

https://www.facebook.com/events/846159262096165/

VENUE: Snubs

ADMISSION: $15

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4

50th Birthday concert: Terry Riley’s In C

Pauline Kim Harris, Joan La Barbara, Elliott Sharp and many more!

http://lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/terry-rileys-in-c-50th-birthday-concert-presented-by-darmstadt-essential-repertoire-and-lpr-november-4th-2014/

VENUE: Le Poisson Rouge

ADMISSION: $20/$25/$30

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 5 – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15

19:30 The Death of Klinghoffer

http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/211090?show_date=2014-11-05%2019:30:00

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/22/arts/music/john-adams-death-of-klinghoffer-metropolitan-opera-debut.html

VENUE: The Metropolitan Opera, Metropolitan Opera House

ADMISSION: $25-415

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10 – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29

7:30 Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

http://www.metopera.org/opera/lady-macbeth-of-mtsensk-shostakovich-tickets

VENUE: The Metropolitan Opera, Metropolitan Opera House

ADMISSION: $25-445

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14

10 pm: Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet, electronics) Joe Morris (guitar) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano)

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20

7:30 PM Meredith Monk Birthday Celebration

Performers: Bruce Brubaker, Piano, Ursula Oppens, Piano

All-Meredith Monk Program

http://lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/meredith-monk-birthday-celebration-an-event-within-meredith-monks-debs-composer-chair-residency-at-carnegie-hall-november-20th-2014/

VENUE: Le Poisson Rouge

ADMISSION: $15-25

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29

John Zorn’s Cobra (30th Anniversary!), 8:00 pm

http://roulette.org/events/john-zorns-cobra/

VENUE: Roulette

ADMISSION: $20/35

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 30

Susie Ibarra & William Parker, 7:00pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/772875809435480/

VENUE: Snugs

ADMISSION: $15

NYC Calendar: October 2014

Sunday, October 5 – Saturday, October 18

12:00 – 3:00 PM Xiu Xiu (Jamie Stewart, Shayna Dunkelman, and Ches Smith)

http://thekitchen.org/event/danh-vo-and-xiu-xiu-metal

VENUE: The Kitchen

ADMISSION: Free

Sunday, October 5 – Sunday, November 2
10:00AM – 3:00PM Sound Art Exhibition with Laurie Anderson, Annea Lockwood, Stephen Vitiello, Ed Osborn, Trimpin, Francisco Lopez

http://www.caramoor.org/house-gardens/in-the-garden-of-sonic-delights/

VENUE: Caramoor (Katonah, NY)

ADMISSION: $10

Monday, October 6

7:30 PM Tre Voci: Rameau/ Gubaidulina/ Debussy

Kim Kashkashian, viola/Marina Piccinini, flute/Sivan Magen, harp
Rameau: Piece de Clavecin en Concert no 5
Sofia Gubaidulina: Garten von Freuden und Traurigkeiten
Debussy: Sonata for flute, viola and harp

http://lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/tre-voci-kim-kashkashian-viola-marina-piccinini-flute-magen-sivan-harp-october-6th-2014/

VENUE: le poisson rouge

ADMISSION: Free/$20

Tuesday-Thursday, October 7-9

8 PM/10PM Acoustic Snakeoil

Tim Berne, Oscar Noriega (saxes) Ches Smith (drums) Matt Mitchell (piano) Ryan Ferriera (guitar)

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

Friday, October 10

9 PM CICADA DREAM BAND: CD Release event  

Pauline Oliveros, David Rothenberg, Timothy Hill

https://www.facebook.com/events/731059700276097/

VENUE: Experimental Intermedia

ADMISSION: $4.99

Saturday, October 18

8:00 PM John Zorn, Steve Coleman, Marc Ribot, Henry Grimes, Marina Rosenfeld, Trevor Dunn and more

http://roulette.org/events/benefit-content-creators-coalition-c3-defend-artists-rights-economic-justice-digital-domain-w-marc-ribot-john-zorn-friends/

VENUE: Roulette

ADMISSION: $20/25

Wednesday, October 22

7:00 PM Berio in NYC

“Sequenzas” and “Chemins IV” and other works performed by Ensemble mise-en in the first of two concerts featuring works composed by Luciano Berio when he lived in New York City (1965-1972).

http://italianacademy.columbia.edu/event/berio-nyc

VENUE: The Italian Academy

ADMISSION: free

Thursday, October 23

8 PM Chaya Czernowin

International Contemporary Ensemble

http://www.millertheatre.com/events/chaya-czernowin1

VENUE: Miller Theatre at Columbia University

ADMISSION: $20 – $30

Sunday, October 26

10 PM Alto Madness

Darius Jones, Bruce Williams, Anthony Ware, Oliver Lake (alto saxes)

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

Tuesday, October 28

10 PM TRIO

Makigami Koichi (voice, khomus) Bolot Bairyshev (altai epic, khomus) Cyro Baptista (percussion)

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

Thursday, October 30

8 PM Tokyo Taiga project

Bolot Bairyshev (throat singing) Sato Masaharu (percussion) Makigami Koichii (vocal, theremin) Ned Rothenberg (sax)

VENUES: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

Friday, October 31

8 PM: John Zorn (sax) Makigami Koichi (vocal, theremin) Cyro Baptista (percussion) and many special guests. Stone yearly halloween improv night—a stone benefit, come dressed up!

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $25

Friday, October 31

10 PM: HIKASHU with guests

Makigami Koichi (vocal, theremin) Mita Freeman (guitar) Sakaide Masami (bass) Shimizu Kazuto (piano, bass-clarinet) Ned Rothenberg (sax) Marc Ribot (guitar)

VENUE: Stone

ADMISSION: $15

NYC Calendar: September 2014

Tuesday, September 2nd
9 PM  Ingrid Laubrock, saxophone + compositions; Ben Gerstein, trombone; Dan Peck, tuba; Tom Rainey, drums

VENUE: Korzo
ADMISSION: $10

Tuesday, September 2nd
8:30 PM Mark Feldman & Sylvie Courvoisier – Malphas
VENUE: Village Vanguard
ADMISSION: $25

Thursday, September 4th
10:30 PM Zion 80 Plays Masada
Jon Madof-g, Shanir Blumenkranz-b, Matt Darriau-asax, Yoshie Fruchter-g, Frank London-tpt, Yuval Lion-d, Jessica Lurie-bsax & flt, Brian Marsella-kbd, Zach Mayer-bsax, Marlon Sobol-per, Greg Wall-tsax
VENUE: Village Vanguard
ADMISSION: $25

Saturday, September 6th
8:30 PM & 10:30 PM
Masada Quartet: John Zorn-sax, Dave Douglas-tpt, Greg Cohen-b, Joey Baron-d
VENUE: Village Vanguard
ADMISSION: $25

Monday, September 8th
8:00 PM
Sylvie Courvoisier Trio with Kenny Wollesen and Drew Gress
http://roulette.org/events/sylvie-courvoisier-trio-kenny-wollesen-drew-gress/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15/20

Tuesday, September 9th – Thursday, September 11th
The Philip Glass Ensemble & Steve Reich and Musicians
http://www.bam.org/music/2014/the-philip-glass-ensemble-and-steve-reich-and-musicians
VENUE: BAM
ADMISSION: $30+

Tuesday, September 9th
8:30 PM, 10PM $15
Fred Van Hove – Piano, Lou Grassi – Drums

VENUE: ibeam
ADMISSION: $15

Wednesday, September 10th
8:00 PM
Fred van Hove (piano) Peter Evans (trumpet) Evan Parker (tenor and soprano saxophones) Charles Evans (saxophone)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

10:00 PM
Fred van Hove (piano) Peter Evans (trumpet) Evan Parker (tenor and soprano saxophones) John Hebert (bass) Tyshawn Sorey (drums)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

Thursday, September 11th
8:00 PM Matthew Shipp (piano) Evan Parker (tenor and soprano saxophones)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

Thursday, September 11th
7:00 PM Matana Roberts solo coin coin

https://www.facebook.com/events/741060625943046/

VENUE: Snugs
ADMISSION: $10

Sunday, September 14th
8:00 PM Evan Parker (tenor and soprano saxophones) duos Ikue Mori (live electronics) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Mark Feldman (violin)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

10:00 PM
Ikue Mori (live electronics) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Mark Feldman (violin) Evan Parker (tenor and soprano saxophones)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20

Monday, September 15th
8:00 PM JOHN ZORN IMPROV NIGHT—A STONE BENEFIT
John Zorn (sax) Ikue Mori (electronics) Nava Dunkelman (percussion) Jeanie-Aprille Tang (electronics) and many special guests
Come on down and help support The Stone!
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $25

Tuesday, September 16th
7:00 PM Evan Parker + Joe Morris + Nate Wooley
VENUE: Snugs
ADMISSION: $10

Wednesday, September 17th
7:00 PM Evan Parker & Joe Morris
https://www.facebook.com/events/795457083812700/
VENUE: Greenwich House Music School
ADMISSION: $20

Tuesday, September 23rd – Wednesday, September 24th
8:00 PM luciana achugar: OTRO TEATRO (carnal church dance)

http://www.jackny.org/luciana-achugar.html

VENUE: Jack
ADMISSION: TBD

Tuesday, September 23rd
8 PM Carla Bozulich
http://lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/lpr-wordless-music-present-carla-bozulich-william-tyler-september-23rd-2014/
VENUE: Le Poisson Rouge
ADMISSION: $17

Wednesday, September 24th
1:00 PM Un jour ou deux, by Merce Cunningham
David Vaughan will introduce and screen a 2012 revival of Cunningham’s Un jour ou deux, which he originally choreographed for the Paris Opera Ballet in 1974, with music by John Cage, and design by Jasper Johns.  http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/211081?show_date=2014-09-24 13:00:00
VENUE:The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Third Floor Screening Room
ADMISSION: Free

Thursday, September 25th
8:00 pm Evan Parker Solo
http://roulette.org/events/interpretations-evan-parker-solo-earl-howard-jd-parran/

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15/20

Thursday, September 25th
7:00 PM Thurston Moore live set at the opening of NY Art Book Fair

http://momaps1.org/nyabf/

ADMISSION free
VENUE: MOMA PS 1

Friday, September 26th
8:00 PM Peter Evans duo with Evan Parker; Peter Evans Quintet with Evan Parker
ADMISSION $10/$15 for 2 sets
VENUE: Jacks

Sunday, September 28th
8 PM Matthew Shipp solo

https://www.facebook.com/events/640133686069196/

VENUE: Greenwich House Music School
ADMISSION: $20

Tuesday, September 30th
8PM and 10 PM We All Break–a meeting of Haitian Drums and Creative Music
Matt Mitchell (piano) Daniel Brevil (traditional Haitian percussion) Markus Schwartz (traditional Haitian percussion) Ches Smith (drums, percussion)

NYC Calendar: August 2014

Saturday, August 2
9 PM, 10.30PM Mary Halvorson Fest.: Ingrid Laubrock’s Anti-House
Ingrid Laubrock, tenor, soprano saxophone; Mary Halvorson, guitar; Kris Davis, piano; John Hebert, bass; Tom Rainey, drums
VENUE: Cornelia Street Cafe
ADMISSION: $20 includes drink

Saturday, August 9
7.30 PM Darius Jones & Matthew Shipp: Cosmic Lieder Duo
http://www.shapeshifterlab.com/portfolio/aug-9/
VENUE: ShapeShifter Lab
ADMISSION: $15

Sunday, August 10
3 PM: JACK Quartet plays Ken Thomson

http://www.noguchi.org/programs/public/artists-noguchi-bang-can-music-series-jack-quartet
Works from composer Ken Thomson’s new CD from Cantaloupe Music, THAW.
VENUE: Noguchi Museum Sculpture Garden
ADMISSION: Free with museum admission.

Monday, August 11
10 PM: Weasel Walter


VENUE: Saint Vitus Bar
ADMISSION: $10

Monday, August 11
8:30PM: Vinny Golia – Woodwinds, Keir Neuringer – Saxophone, Ingrid Laubrock – Saxophone
VENUE: IBEAM Brooklyn
ADMISSION: $15

Sunday, August 17
5PM: International Contemporary Ensemble | All–Sofia Gubaidulina program
Trio; Sotto Voce; quasi hoquetus; Meditation on the Bach Chorale “Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit” http://mostlymozart.org/events/international-contemporary-ensemble-aug-17
VENUE: Park Avenue Armory
ADMISSION: from $35 (sold out)

Monday, August 18
8.15 and 9.30: go organic orchestra. Ned Rothenberg – b flat & bass clarinet, shakuhachi ;Tim Kieper – dusun’goni, pandiero, percussion; Kenny Wessel – guitars, banjo and many other artists:http://www.shapeshifterlab.com/portfolio/aug-18-go-organic-orchestra/
VENUE: ShapeShifter Lab
ADMISSION: $15

Wednesday, August 20
7:30 PM: Steven Schick, percussion | John Luther Adams: The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/210435?show_date=2014-08-20 19:30:00
VENUE: Mostly Mozart Festival Clark Studio Theater
ADMISSION: $35

Thursday, August 21
7.30PM:International Contemporary Ensemble
Ellie Dehn, soprano, David Fulmer, conductor
Dai Fujikura: Minina (New York premiere)
John Zorn: Baudelaires (New York premiere)
Alvin Lucier: Chambers
Messiaen (arr. Cliff Colnot): Chants de terre et de ciel (New York premiere)
http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/210433?show_date=2014-08-21 19:30:00
VENUE: Mostly Mozart Festival, Park Avenue Armory
ADMISSION: $25

Monday, August 25
8PM: Oso Blanco (Colin Stetson, Nate Wooley, C. Spencer Yeh; Ryan Sawyer)


VENUE: Baby’s All Right 146 Broadway, Brooklyn
ADMISSION: $14

Tuesday, August 26
10PM: Allen Ginsberg poetry set w/ Hal Willner (voice) Doug Weiselman (guitar, clarinet) Jane Scarpintoni (cello) Kenny Wollesen (drums)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION:$15