NYC Calendar: July 2013

SUNDAY, July 7
5:00 PM Maja S.K. Ratkje

VENUE:  Cannon’s Walk, South Street Seaport
DETAILS:  Quadrophonic mix of voices in site-specific set
http://o-m-w.org/events/ex-situ-maja-sk-ratkje/
ADMISSION: Free

MONDAY, July 8
8:00 PM Maja Ratkje, Ikue Mori, Zeena Parkins and Okkyung Lee
VENUE:  Spectrum
DETAILS: Album Launch Party for Scrumptious Sabotage
https://www.facebook.com/events/476505592431172/
ADMISSION: $15/$20

TUESDAY, July 9
8:00 PM Anthony Coleman/John Zorn Duo
VENUE:  The Stone
DETAILS: Anthony Coleman (piano) John Zorn (alto sax)
https://www.facebook.com/events/522138991173953/
ADMISSION: $20

THURSDAY, July 11
8:00 PM Coleman plays Coleman

VENUE:  The Stone
DETAILS: Notated pieces for solo piano.
ADMISSION: $15

THURSDAY, July 11
8:00 PM Hauschka, Kosminen and Zeigler
VENUE:  East River Esplanade, Pier 15
DETAILS: http://www.rivertorivernyc.com/artists/hauschka-kosminen-and-zeigler/
ADMISSION: Free

SUNDAY, July 14
10:00 PM Michael Attias, Doug Wieselman, Anthony Coleman, Christopher Hoffman, David Shively
VENUE:  The Stone
DETAILS: The Abysmal Richness of the Infinite Proximity of the Same
Michael Attias (alto and baritone saxes) Doug Wieselman (clarinet, bass harmonica) Anthony Coleman (piano, electric organ) Christopher Hoffman (cello) David Shively (percussion)
ADMISSION: $15

TUESDAY, July 16
8:00 PM Margaret Leng Tan
VENUE: Washington Square, Main stage
DETAILS: US premiere of chamber version of toy piano concerto by Michael Wookey
http://washingtonsquaremusicfestival.org/
ADMISSION: FREE

THURSDAY, July 18
8:00 PM  Zorn@60: The Holy Visions
VENUE: Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater Adrienne Arsht Stage
DETAILS:  Abby Fischer, Kirsten Sollek, Lisa Bielawa, Jane Sheldon, Melissa Hughes
The first night of Zorn@60 consists of two lyrical works for a cappella female voices:  Shir Ha-Shirim (“Song of Songs”),  The Holy Visions and Zorn’s organ improvisations.
http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/207451?show_date=2013-07-18%2020:00:00
ADMISSION: $25-$35

SATURDAY, July 20
8:00 PM Zorn@60: The Complete String Quartets

VENUE: Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater Adrienne Arsht Stage
DETAILS:  Featuring JACK Quartet, Alchemy Quartet, Brooklyn Rider
The second night of Zorn@60: six works for string quartet performed by the JACK Quartet, the Alchemy Quartet, and Brooklyn Rider.

http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/207452?show_date=2013-07-20%2020:00:00
ADMISSION: $25-50

WEDNESDAY, July 24
8:00 PM Darius Jones

VENUE:  Barbes
Darius Jones (alto saxophone)
ADMISSION: $10

THURSDAY, July 25
7:30 PM  Kronos Quartet with Mariana Sadovska

VENUE: Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Damrosch Park Bandshell
DETAILS: Art songs by Mariana Sadovska accompanying herself on harmonium with Kronos Quartet in a “pagan requiem”.
http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/207709?show_date=2013-07-25%2019:30:00
ADMISSION: FREE

FRIDAY, July 26
7:30 PM Kronos Quartet / The Gloaming
VENUE: Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Damrosch Park Bandshell
Kronos Quartet: works either composed or arranged for the Quartet by Omar Souleyman, Ramallah Underground, Ram Narayan, and others. A world-premiere collaboration with Greek-American composer Magda Giannikou on laterna, Strophe in Antistrophe reimagines the ancient call-and-response of Greek choruses. Vietnamese multi-instrumentalist Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ.
http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/207713?show_date=2013-07-26%2019:30:00
ADMISSION: FREE

SUNDAY, July 28
6:30 PM Kronos Quartet / Asphalt Orchestra plays The Pixies’ Surfer Rosa / Jacob Garchik’s The Heavens
VENUE: Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Damrosch Park Bandshell
DETAILS: “atheist trombone shout choir,” led by multi-instrumentalist and composer Jacob Garchik (a frequent arranger for Kronos Quartet), performs The Heavens.

Kronos Quartet debuts new works by electronic vanguardists and indie rock revolutionaries, including Jherek Bischoff and Dan Deacon with an interactive light show in which audience members can participate via a free download of Deacon’s mobile app.
http://lc.lincolncenter.org/shows/207718?show_date=2013-07-28%2018:30:00
ADMISSION: FREE

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