NYC Calendar April 2017

SUNDAY, April 2
3 PM Attacca Quartet: Recently Added
String quartets by John Adams
https://nationalsawdust.org/event/attacca-quartet-recently-added-2/
VENUE: National Sawdust
ADMISSION: $40-42

MONDAY, April 3
9:30 PM Nate Wooley – Solo Trumpet
VENUE: Ibeam
ADMISSION: $15 suggested donation

TUESDAY, April 4
8 PM Matt Mitchell Plays Førage (Music of Tim Berne) // Berne + Mitchell Duo
http://roulette.org/event/matt-mitchell-plays-forage-music-of-tim-berne-berne-mitchell-duo/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

WEDNESDAY, April 5
8 PM Curated by Meredith Monk: Phil Kline with Jim Jarmusch: Not OK
http://roulette.org/event/curated-by-meredith-monk-not-okay-phil-kline-with-jim-jarmusch/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

WEDNESDAY, April 5
7 PM Music of Salvatore Sciarrino
A concert by ensemble mise-en to celebrate the composer’s 70th birthday
http://italianacademy.columbia.edu/event/music-salvatore-sciarrino
VENUE: The Italian Academy
ADMISSION: Free

THURSDAY, April 6
7:30 PM Three Generations: Arvo Pärt, Philip Glass, and Steve Reich
https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/6/0730/PM/Three-Generations-Arvo-Part-Philip-Glass-and-Steve-Reich/
Program:
Arvo Pärt Für Alina
Arvo Pärt Fratres
Philip Glass String Quartet No. 5
Steve Reich Different Trains
Performance includes a discussion with Steve Reich and Nadia Sirota, host of Q2 Music’s Meet the Composer podcast
VENUE: Carnegie Hall
ADMISSION: $64 to $76

THURSDAY, April 6
8:30 PM Masada String Trio
Mark Feldman (violin) Erik Friedlander (cello) Greg Cohen (bass)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

FRIDAY, April 7
8PM John Armleder and Christian Marclay
http://thekitchen.org/event/simultaneous-duo-versions
VENUE: The Kitchen
ADMISSION: $25

SATURDAY, April 8
8PM John Armleder and Christian Marclay
http://thekitchen.org/event/simultaneous-duo-versions
VENUE: The Kitchen
ADMISSION: $25

SATURDAY, April 8
6PM Order: A Musical Seder
Michael Winograd (clarinet), Judith Berkson (voice, organ), Yoshie Fruchter (guitar)
https://www.facebook.com/events/1847935768795331/
VENUE: Barbes
ADMISSION: $10

SATURDAY, April 8
8:30 PM Uri Caine (piano) Greg Cohen (bass) Kenny Wollesen (drums) plus special guest
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SATURDAY, April 8
8:30 PM Susan Alcorn & Sylvie Courvoisier
Susan Alcorn – Pedal Steel
Sylvie Courvoisier – Piano
VENUE: Ibeam
ADMISSION: $15 suggested donation

SUNDAY, April 9
8:00PM Charlemagne Palestine & Rhys Chatham Duo
with C. Spencer Yeh & HEVM (MV Carbon + Hunter Hunt-Hendrix + Eve Essex)
http://lpr.com/lpr_events/charlemagne-palestine-rhys-chatham-april-9th-2017/
VENUE: LPR
ADMISSION: $20/$25

MONDAY, April 10
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Conjugal Music: Lunchtime Concert
Argento New Music Project
https://www.facebook.com/events/1435201733196780/
VENUE: Saint Peter’s Church
ADMISSION: $15/$10

TUESDAY, April 11
6 PM Jason Treuting + JACK Quartet
http://www.millertheatre.com/events/jason-treuting-jack-quartet

VENUE: Miller Theatre at Columbia University
ADMISSION: Free

TUESDAY, April 11
8:30 PM Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet, electronics) Nate Wooley (trumpet, amplifier)
An evening of solos and duos with trumpet maverick Nate Wooley
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

FRIDAY, April 14
8:30 PM Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet, pedals) Matt Mitchell (piano) Chris Corsano (drums) Brandon Lopez (bass)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

FRIDAY, April 14
9:00PM & 10:30PM  Tony Malaby, tenor sax;  Leo Genovese, piano;  William Parker, bass;  Billy Mintz, drums
VENUE: Cornelia St. Cafe
ADMISSION: $15

SATURDAY, April 15
9:00PM & 10:30PM  Tony Malaby, tenor sax;  Leo Genovese, piano;  William Parker, bass;  Billy Mintz, drums
VENUE: Cornelia St. Cafe
ADMISSION: $15

WEDNESDAY, April 19
7:30 PM Three Generations: David Lang, Julia Wolfe, and Michael Gordon
Zankel Hall
Performers: Bang on a Can All-Stars
Program:
David Lang cheating, lying, stealing
Julia Wolfe Lick
Julia Wolfe Early that summer
Michael Gordon Yo Shakespeare
Performance includes a discussion with Steve Reich, David Lang, Julia Wolfe, and Michael Gordon
https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/19/0730/PM/Three-Generations-David-Lang-Julia-Wolfe-and-Michael-Gordon/
VENUE: Carnegie Hall
ADMISSION: $64 to $76

SATURDAY, April 22
8:30 PM Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet), Bill Laswell (electric bass)

VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SUNDAY, April 23
8:30 PM String Quartet No. 14 with Trumpet and Percussion Interlude
Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet) Reggie Nicholson (percussion) and a
String Quartet
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

TUESDAY, April 25
7 PM Prague-NY Effects: The Fifth Effect
Works by George Lewis, Muhal Richard Abrams, Jackson Mac Low, Christian Wolff, Petr Kotik, Roscoe Mitchell and Petr Bakla.
http://new-york.czechcentres.cz/program/event-details/sem-ensemble3/
VENUE: Bohemian National Hall
ADMISSION: Free

TUESDAY, April 25
8 PM Spectral Streams: ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble) and Ensemble L’Itinéraire
International Contemporary Ensemble
L’Itinéraire
works by Gerard Grisey (“Périodes” and “Partiels”), chamber pieces by “post-spectral” French composers (Philippe Leroux, Franck Bedrossian), and works by recent IRCAM-trained Americans such Ashley Fure and Christopher Trapani— whose new work “PolychROME”
http://roulette.org/event/generate-spectral-streams-ice-international-contemporary-ensemble-and-ensemble-litineraire/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

WEDNESDAY, April 26
7 PM Marco Fusi
Marco Fusi: violin, viola, viola d’amore
A solo recital of music by Billone, Scelsi,
and a premiere by Christopher Trapani
http://italianacademy.columbia.edu/event/marco-fusi-violin-viola-viola-damore
VENUE: The Italian Academy
ADMISSION: Free

WEDNESDAY, April 26
8:30 PM Die Trommel Fatale
Brandon Seabrook (guitar, compositions) Marika Hughes (cello) Eivind Opsvik, Henry Fraser (double bass) Chuck Bettis (electronics, throat) Dave Treut (drums) Sam Ospovat (drums)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SUNDAY, April 30
8:30 PM Mephista with Chuck Bettis
Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Susie Ibarra (drums) Ikue Mori, Chuck Bettis (electronics)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

NYC Calendar March 2017

FRIDAY, March 3
7 PM Marie Blair/Amber Liao: music for piano 4 hands by Crumb and Ligeti
VENUE: Spectrum
ADMISSION: $15

FRIDAY, March 3-12
Aging Magician, an opera by Paola Prestini
http://paolaprestini.com/projects/aging-magician/
https://www.timeout.com/newyork/blog/opera-spotlight-two-of-nycs-most-exciting-composers-debut-new-works-this-week-030217
VENUE: New Victory Theater
ADMISSION: $16–$38

SUNDAY, March 5
7 PM Berlin Bülbül
David Rotherberg (reeds; NYC), Korhan Erel (electronics, Berlin)
http://www.gruenrekorder.de/?page_id=13746
VENUE: Spectrum
ADMISSION: $15

SUNDAY, March 5
6 PM: Musique Libre Femmes Quartet
Cheryl Pyle / Jamie Baum / Claire Daly / Claire De Brunner
2 flutes, baritone sax and bassoon
Celebrating March, Women in Jazz month
VENUE: Downtown Music Gallery
ADMISSION: free

TUESDAY, March 7
7:30 PM Ensemble Connect
Program:
Varèse Octandre for Flute, Winds, and Brass
Bartók String Quartet No. 4
Ravel Piano Trio in A Minor
https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/3/7/0730/PM/Ensemble-Connect/
VENUE: Carnegie Hall, Paul Hall
ADMISSION: check with the venue

TUESDAY, March 7
9 PM Tim Berne, saxophone; Matt Mitchell, piano; Dan Weiss, drums
VENUE: Korzo
ADMISSION: $15

FRIDAY, March 10
9 PM Tom Hamilton
Zero Crossing Inquiry – something old, something new: Robert Ashley’s 1979 text “A Last Futile Stab at Fun,” read by Mimi Johnson, with new electronic music composed and performed by Tom Hamilton; plus Hamilton’s “Beacon” for solo flute and electronics, performed by Jacqueline Martelle.
http://experimentalintermedia.org
VENUE: Experimental Intermedia

SUNDAY, March 12
8:30 PM Outright!
Tim Hagans (trumpet) Jon Irabagon (saxophone) Uri Caine (piano) Michael Formanek (bass) Tyshawn Sorey (drums)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

March 12, 19, 26
Feldman Festivals, Part I, II, III
Tania Chen plays For Bunita Marcus
Jed Distler plays Triadic Memories
Nils Vigeland plays Palais de Mari and Piano
VENUE: Spectrum
ADMISSION: $15

MONDAY, March 13
8:30 PM The Sound Traffic Series
Hitomi Honda’s series: works for piano, violin, vocals, and sax, with performances by Tempei Nakamura, Erin Rogers, and Mio Kanahara, and works by Nakamura, Linda Buckley, Hannah Selin, and Hitomi herself.
http://www.corneliastreetcafe.com/underground/Performances.asp?sdate=3/13/2017&from_cal=0
VENUE: Cornelia Street Cafe
ADMISSION: $10+10

THURSDAY, March 16
8:30 PM Quintet: “Udentity”
Denman Maroney (piano) Nate Wooley (trumpet) Ned Rothenberg (reeds) Reuben Radding (bass) Michael Sarin (drums)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

THURSDAY, March 16
7:30 PM Sound It Out concert series
Sylvie Courvoisier, piano + Mary Halvorson, guitar & Mark Feldman, violin
https://www.facebook.com/events/399786453694860/
VENUE: Greenwich House Music School
Tickets: $18 -$20

THURSDAY, March 16
8 PM Interpretations: David Behrman: “Unexpected Places” // Gisburg Sings With Michel Foucault & Friedrich Nietzsche
Vocalist Gisburg presents a musical visual theater for vocals and live band based on Michel Foucault’s “History Of Madness” as well as works by Friedrich Nietzsche. David Behrman presents Unexpected Places: new and older reworked pieces, and some re-emerging from the quarries of the 20th century.
http://roulette.org/event/interpretations-david-behrman-unexpected-places-gisburg-sings-with-michel-foucault-friedrich-nietzsche/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15/$25

SATURDAY, March 18
8 PM Morton Feldman // Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

Karl Larson (piano), Josie Davis (violin), Kate Outterbridge (viola), and Zan Berry (cello) perform Morton Feldman’s final work – Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello at https://www.facebook.com/events/1940535229515232/
VENUE: Scholes Street Studio
ADMISSION: $15/$10

TUESDAY, March 21
10:30 PM Tim Berne, saxophone Hank Roberts cello
VENUE: korzo
ADMISSION: $15

WEDNESDAY, March 22
7:30 PM Air Schoenberg: Connecting Flights
Works by Schoenberg, Berg, Brahms, Korngold, Arvo Pärt, Schnittke, Schubert, Webern, and Zemlinsky
With Dan Barrett (cello), Conor Hanick (Piano), Ariadne Greif (Soprano),
Natalie Kress (Violin), Anna Tsukervanik (Violin) and Chelsea Wimmer (Viola)
http://streetcannibals.com/pages/next_event/next_event.htm
VENUE: St Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery
ADMISSION: $20/$12

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY, Mar 22-23
7:30 PM BAC Salon: Biber + Nancarrow
Program:
Biber: Sonata Representativa
Nancarrow/Willey: Study for Player Piano No. 7
Biber: Sonata III (from 8 Sonatas published in 1681)
Nancarrow/Willey: Studies for Player Piano Nos. 2b, 6 and 21
Biber: Sonata V (from 8 Sonatas published in 1681)
http://bacnyc.org/performances/performance/bac-salon-biber-nancarrow
VENUE: Baryshnikov Arts Center
ADMISSION: $20

THURSDAY, March 23
8 PM Curated by Meredith Monk: Ellen Fisher: Time Don’t Stop for Nobody
Ellen Fisher – Performer
Pablo Vela – Performer
Mina Nishimura – Performer
Leo Garcia – Performer
http://roulette.org/event/curated-by-meredith-monk-ellen-fisher-time-dont-stop-for-nobody/
VENUE:Roulette
ADMISSION: $15/$25

FRIDAY, March 24
7:30 PM American Composers Orchestra
Steve Reich,  Tehillim
with vocal ensemble: Elizabeth Bates, Martha Cluver, Mellissa Hughes, Rachel Calloway
http://www.americancomposers.org/2016/09/03/orchestra-underground-past-forward/
VENUE: Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall
ADMISSION: $43 / $51

WEDNESDAY, March 29
8 PM The Music of Anna Clyne with The String Orchestra of Brooklyn, Mivos Quartet, Inbal Segev
http://roulette.org/event/the-string-orchestra-of-brooklyn-presents-the-music-of-anna-clyne-with-mivos-quartet/

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

THURSDAY, March 30
7:30 PM Three Generations: John Adams and Terry Riley
Performers: Ensemble Signal, Brad Lubman, Conductor
Program:
John Adams, Shaker Loops
Terry Riley In C (original version)
Performance includes a discussion with Steve Reich and John Adams
https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/3/30/0730/PM/Three-Generations-John-Adams-and-Terry-Riley/
VENUE: Zankel Hall
ADMISSION: $64 – $76

THURSDAY, March 30
Trio M: Myra Melford, Mark Dresser, and Matt Wilson
pianist Myra Melford, bassist Mark Dresser, and drummer Matt Wilso http://www.lincolncenter.org/show/trio-m-myra-melford-mark-dresser-and-matt-wilson
VENUE: Lincoln Center (Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola)
ADMISSION: $40

NYC Calendar February 2017

FRIDAY, February 3
SATURDAY, February 4
7:30PM IPSA DIXIT (“she has said it”)
kate soper (voice), erin lesser (flutes), josh modney (violin), and ian antonio (percussion)

http://dixonplace.org/kate-soper/
VENUE: dixon place
ADMISSION: $12/$20

SUNDAY, February 5
1PM—4PM
Open discussions on current affairs may touch upon Civil Disobedience, how to keep ourselves and others safe (focusing on those at risk) as well as Net Neutrality, NEA, NEH, Copyright Law, Human Rights, Environmental Issues, the Dakota Pipeline, Free Speech, Free Press.
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: Free

SUNDAY, February 5
4PM Charmaine Lee, Hank & Sammy at Unnameable Books

Charmaine Lee – solo voice
Henry Fraser – bass
Sam Weinberg – saxophone
https://www.facebook.com/events/1684142518312537/
VENUE: Unnameable Books
ADMISSION: $10

MONDAY, February 6
8:30PM Ned Rothenberg’s “In Cahoots” Quartet
Ned Rothenberg woodwinds, Mark Feldman violin, Sylvie Courvoisier piano, Billy Mintz drums

http://www.barlunatico.com/calendar/2017/2/6/ned-rothenbergs-in-cahoots-quartet
VENUE: bar lunatico
ADMISSION: $10

MONDAY, February 6
Remembering Pauline Oliveros
4–8 PM Installations, Meditations, Stories, and Performances
8 PM Evening Concert — SOLD OUT!
http://www.armoryonpark.org/programs_events/detail/remembering_pauline_oliveros
VENUE: Park Avenue Armory
ADMISSION: Free, reservations required

WEDNESDAY, February 8
8 PM Susie Ibarra: Dreamtime Ensemble
Claudia Acuna – Vocals
Jennifer Choi – Violin
Yves Dharamraj – Cello
Jake Landau – Guitar, Piano, Keyboards
Yuka C. Honda – Electronics
Susie Ibarra – Drums and Percussion
http://roulette.org/event/susie-ibarra-dreamtime-ensemble/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

FRIDAY, February 10
7:30 PM Igor Levit
Program:
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in C-sharp Minor, Op. 87, No. 10
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, Op. 87, No. 4
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in G-sharp Minor, Op. 87, No. 12
Frederic Rzewski, Dreams, Part II (US Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Beethoven Thirty-Three Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/01/11/piano-theatre
VENUE: Carnegie Hall
ADMISSION: $43- $51

SATURDAY, February 11
8PM Loren Connors,  Isobel Sollenberger, Steve Dalachinsky
Loren Connors, guitar
Isobel Sollenberger, Flute
Steve Dalachinsky, poetry
http://issueprojectroom.org/event/loren-connors-isobel-sollenberger-steve-dalachinsky
VENUE: Issue Project Room
ADMISSION: $12-15

SATURDAY, February 11
7:30 PM Kronos Quartet
Program:
Garth Knox, “Dimensions” from Satellites (co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Kala Ramnath, Amrit (arr. Reena Esmail, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Nicole Lizée, Another Living Soul (co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Fodé Lassana Diabaté, Sunjata’s Time (arr. Jacob Garchik; co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Mark Applebaum, Darmstadt Kindergarten (NY Premiere)
Tanya Tagaq, Sivunittinni (arr. Jacob Garchik; co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Rhiannon Giddens, At the Purchaser’s Option with Variations (World Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Steve Reich, Triple Quartet
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/2/11/0730/PM/Kronos-Quartet/
VENUE: Carnegie Hall
ADMISSION: $60 – $71

SUNDAY, February 12
9PM Kris Davis (piano), Ingrid Laubrock (sax)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $15

MONDAY, February 13
8 PM American Contemporary Music Ensemble (Curated by Meredith Monk)
Program:
Timo Andres – Thrive on Routine
Meredith Monk – Stringsongs
Caroline Shaw – in manus tuas (for solo cello)
Caleb Burhans – Jahrzeit
http://roulette.org/event/curated-by-meredith-monk-american-contemporary-music-ensemble-acme/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15-25

WEDNESDAY, February 15
8 PM Keith Jarrett
An Evening of Solo Piano Improvisations
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/2/15/0800/PM/Keith-Jarrett/
VENUE: Carnegie Hall
ADMISSION: $45 – $125

THURSDAY, February 16
7.30PM + 9.30PM
Ches Smith – drums and vibraphone
Craig Taborn – piano
Mat Maneri – viola
VENUE: Jazz Gallery
ADMISSION: $25/15

SATURDAY, February 18
8:30PM
Sylvie Courvoisier, piano
Susan Alcorn, guitar
VENUE: Ibeam Brooklyn
ADMISSION: $15

SUNDAY, February 19
6PM Nick Fraser/Ingrid Laubrock
VENUE: Downtown Music Gallery
ADMISSION: free

TUESDAY, February 21
8PM Weasel Walter Large Ensemble: Igneity
Weasel Walter – Drums
Tyshawn Sorey – Trombone
Matt Nelson – Saxophone
Chris Pitsiokos – Saxophone
Michael Foster – Saxophone
Jaimie Branch – Trumpet
Forbes Graham – Trumpet
Steve Swell – Trombone
Tim Dahl – Bass
Brandon Lopez – Bass
Brandon Seabrook – Guitar
Leila Bordreuil – Cello
http://roulette.org/event/weasel-walter-large-ensemble-igneity/
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $25/15

SATURDAY, February 25
4 PM The Necks 30th Anniversary: Timeline
This long durational, single piece contains overlapping sets featuring friends and colleagues of The Necks including Andrea Parkins, Ned Rothenberg, Nate Wooley, David Watson, Ira Kaplan, Lee Ranaldo, Shelley Hirsch, Joshua Abrams, and Glacial .
VENUE: ISSUE Project Room
ADMISSION: $15-20

MONDAY, February 27
7:30PM Terry Riley’s “In C”, presented by Darmstadt Essential Repertoire
with Pauline Kim Harris, James Ilgenfritz, David Grubbs, Elliot Sharp and others
http://lpr.com/lpr_events/terry-rileys-in-c-february-27th-2017/
VENUE: LPR
ADMISSION: $20/35

NYC Calendar January 2017

Highlight of the month: Sylvie Courvoisier residency at the Stone

MONDAY, January 2
6PM Ben Goldberg and Tom Rainey + DMG 26th Year Celebration Afterwards
VENUE: DMG
ADMISSION: Free

TUESDAY, January 3
9PM Broken Shadows with Tim Berne, saxophone; Chris Speed, saxophone; Reid Anderson, bass; Dave King, drums
VENUE: Korzo
ADMISSION: $15

THURSDAY, January 5
8PM In Cahoots with Ned Rothenberg, reeds; Mark Feldman, violin; Sylvie Courvoisier, piano

VENUE: Abrazo Interno Gallery at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street
ADMISSION: $8/$10

January 6,7 and 9
7:30 PM Breaking the Waves
Breaking the Waves, an opera based on the film by Lars Von Trier
Composer: Missy Mazzoli
Librettist: Royce Vavrek
Director: James Darrah
Conductor: Julian Wachner
Dramaturgs: Cori Ellison and Mike Cohen
http://prototypefestival.org/show/breaking-the-waves/
VENUE: NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
ADMISSION: $30-45

SATURDAY, January 7
8PM Anthony Coleman, Brian Chase, Chris Cochrane Trio
VENUE: firehouse space
ADMISSION: $15

January 7, 8 and 10-14
8 PM David Lang: anatomy theater | ICE at Prototype
Theatrical event by composer David Lang and visual artist Mark Dion
http://prototypefestival.org/show/anatomy-theater/
VENUE: BRIC House Ballroom (647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn)
ADMISSION: $30

FRIDAY, January 13
8PM A night of vocal music by bassist, improviser, and composer William Parker.
Patricia Nicholson – Dance
Matthew Shipp – Piano
Nate Wooley – Trumpet
Ellen Christi – Voice
William Parker – Percussion and Strings
… and others…
http://roulette.org/event/generate-william-parker-healing-songs-from-the-tone-world/
ADMISSION: $15/$25
VENUE: Roulette

THURSDAY, January 19
6 PM ICE at the Library: Collecting Ashley Fure
http://www.lincolncenter.org/show/ice-at-the-library-collecting-ashley-fure
http://www.ashleyfure.com
VENUE: Bruno Walter Auditorium (Lincoln Center)
ADMISSION: Free

THURSDAY, January 19
8PM Audrey Chen & Joan La Barbara + Miguel Frasconi
three first-ever collaborative performances

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2722928
VENUE: ISSUE Project Room
ADMISSION: $15

THURSDAY, January 19
8PM In Cahoots with Ned Rothenberg, reeds; Mark Feldman, violin; Sylvie Courvoisier, piano
VENUE: The Owl
ADMISSION: $15

THURSDAY, January 19
9PM John Cage: The Ten Thousand Things
Jim Fletcher (speaker), Andie Springer (violin), James Moore (prepared piano)
Moore & Springer are joined by actor Jim Fletcher for a staged rendering of Cage’s modular works written from 1954-1960.
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SATURDAY, January 20
7PM The Anti-Inaugural Ball
Phyllis Chen & Friends • Jordan Dodson • ETHEL
Flor de Toloache – Mariachi Femenino • Flutronix • Gemini
International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) • JACK Quartet
Darius Jones • loadbang • So Percussion • Adam Tendler
https://www.facebook.com/events/376894262660138/
VENUE: The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
ADMISSION: FREE – attendees are encouraged to donate to their preferred social activist organizations – credit cards accepted via laptop stations

FRIDAY, January 20
7:30PM and 9:30PM Tom Rainey Obbligato
Tom Rainey – drums; Ralph Alessi – trumpet; Ingrid Laubrock – saxophones; Kris Davis – piano; Drew Gress – bass

VENUE: Jazz Gallery
ADMISSION: $22/$12 members

SUNDAY, January 22
7PM kjær (beloved) for Dominic Duval
Joe McPhee – trumpet, sax; Jay Rosen – drums; Dominic Duval jr. – bass; Rosie Hertlein – violin; James Keepnews – guitar
VENUE: Abrazo Interno Gallery at The Clemente (107 Suffolk Street, New York)
ADMISSION:$8/$10

TUESDAY, January 24
6 PM Marilyn Nonken (Pop-Up Concert)
Marilyn Nonken, piano
Program: Elizabeth Hoffman organum let open (2009) New York premiere
Liza Lim The Four Seasons (After Cy Twombly) (2008)
http://www.millertheatre.com/events/marilyn-nonken
VENUE: Miller Theatre at Columbia University
ADMISSION: free

TUESDAY, January 24
9PM Mephista + Jen Shyu
Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Ikue Mori (electronics) Susie Ibarra (drums) Jen Shyu (voice)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

WEDNESDAY, January 25
9PM Lazuline + Sylvie Courvoisier & Mark Feldman Duo
Pauline Kim Harris (violin); Jennifer Choi (violin); Mark Feldman (violin); Sylvie Courvoiser (piano, composition)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

THURSDAY, January 26
8PM Anne Gillis
American debut of composer Anne Gillis (France)

https://www.facebook.com/events/1218552411554701/
VENUE: Artists Space Books and Talks (55 Walker St, New York)
ADMISSION: $15

FRIDAY, January 27
9PM Quartet with Sylvie Courvoisier, Mark Feldman, Ingrid Laubrock, Tom Rainey
Mark Feldman (violin) Sylvie Courvoiser (piano) Tom Rainey (drums) Ingrid Laubrock (sax)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SUNDAY, January 29
4 PM Neighborhood Concert: JACK Quartet
Program:
R. Seeger String Quartet
Derek Bermel Intonations
Julia Wolfe Early That Summer
Xenakis St/4-1,080262
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/1/29/0400/PM/Neighborhood-Concert-JACK-Quartet/
VENUE: Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library
ADMISSION: free

SUNDAY, January 29
9PM Sylvie Courvoisier (piano), Kenny Wollesen (drums), Drew Gress (bass)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

NYC Calendar December 2016

Highlight of the month:
FRED FRITH, THE STONE RESIDENCY

THURSDAY, December 1
Improvised Music with Lukas Ligeti
8 PM  Elliott Sharp & Lukas Ligeti Duo
9:15 PM Hypercolor:  Eyal Maoz – Guitar; James Ilgenfritz – Bass; Lukas Ligeti – Drums
http://thefirehousespace.org/event/lukas-ligeti/

VENUE: The Firehouse Space
ADMISSION: $10

THURSDAY, December 1
8 PM Curated by Meredith Monk: Missy Mazzoli // GABI
Missy Mazzoli – compositions, piano, keyboards, electronics
Aaron Roche – guitar, voice
Ludovica Burtone – violin
GABI – voice
Greg Fox – drums
Rachel Garrard – video

Curated by Meredith Monk: Missy Mazzoli // GABI

VENUE: Roulette
TICKETS: $15- $25

THURSDAY, December 1
8 PM Thin Air by Paul Geluso & Lars Graugaard

Thin Air

VENUE: WhiteBox Sound Lab (329 Broome Street, New York)
Admission $10

December 1 – 29
L’Amour de Loin, an opera by Kaija Saariaho
http://www.lincolncenter.org/show/lamour-de-loin

VENUE: Metropolitan Opera
ADMISSION: $27-460

FRIDAY, December 2
10 pm Susie Ibarra (drums) Dave Douglas (trumpet) Marc Ribot (guitar)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

Tuesday, December 6
7:30 PM Ensemble Connect
Program:
Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes
Osvaldo Golijov, The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind
Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G Minor, Op. 57
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/12/6/0730/PM/Ensemble-Connect/
VENUE: Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie Hall)
ADMISSION: $33

TUESDAY, December 6
8 pm Ches Smith (drums) Fred Frith, Mary Halvorson (guitars)
10 pm Ches Smith (drums) Ikue Mori (laptop electronics) Fred Frith (guitar)

VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

WEDNESDAY, December 7
8 PM Gyan Riley (guitar) Fred Frith (guitar)
10 PM Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Fred Frith (guitar)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

WEDNESDAY, December 7
7:30PM and 9:30PM
Tim Berne – saxophone
Matt Mitchell – piano
Dan Weiss – drums
VENUE: Jazz Gallery
ADMISSION: $15/$10

FRIDAY, December 9
8 PM Laurie Anderson (keyboard, violin, voice) Fred Frith (guitar, objects)
10 PM Ava Mendoza, Fred Frith (guitars) Okkyung Lee (cello)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20 each set

FRIDAY, December 9
8 PM Yoshimio / Susie Ibarra / Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe Trio
A first time meeting of a trio consisting of multi-instrumentalist Yoshimio (Boredoms / OOIOO), avant-garde percussionist Susie Ibarra, and modular synthesist Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe.

Yoshimio / Susie Ibarra / Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe Trio

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15- $25

FRIDAY, December 9
8 PM Portrait: Earle Brown
Ensemble MISE-EN
Works by Earle Brown:
String Quartet (1965)
Times Five (1963)
Tracer (1985)
Folio and 4 Systems (1954)
http://www.thecelltheatre.org/events/2016/12/9/ensemble-mise-en-contemporary-music
VENUE: The Cell (338 W 23rd St, New York)
ADMISISON: Free

FRIDAY, December 9
8 PM Musica Elettronica
Electronic music works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Petr Kotik, Michael J. Schumacher, and Laurie Spiegel
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2718483
VENUE: Paula Cooper Gallery
ADMISSION: $10-15

SATURDAY, December 10
8 pm Zeena Parkins (harp. el. harp) Fred Frith (piano, guitar)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

SATURDAY, December 10
8 PM The Hands Free Meets Sylvie Courvoisier/Mark Feldman Duo
http://www.thecelltheatre.org/events/2016/12/10/the-hands-free-meets-sylvie-courvoisiermark-feldman-duo
VENUE: The Cell
ADMISSION: $20

SUNDAY, December 11
3 PM John Zorn Improv Matinee w/ Special Guests
http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=0EC37BD8-CE62-E77F-33D0730802FD7458
VENUE: Village Vanguard
ADMISSION: $30

SUNDAY, December 11
9 PM Vicky Chow’s Album Release
https://nationalsawdust.org/event/classical-new-ansterdam-presents-vicky-chow/
VENUE: National Sawdust
ADMISSION: $20

WEDNESDAY, December 14
7:30pm and 9:30pm
Tim Berne – saxophone
Matt Mitchell – piano
Dan Weiss – drums
VENUE: Jazz Gallery
ADMISSION: $15/$10

THURSDAY, December 15
8 pm John Zorn (sax) Ikue Mori (electronics) Nava Dunkelman (percussion) Amma Ateria (electronics)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

THURSDAY, December 15
8 PM Ingrid Laubrock Septet: Serpentines Album Release
ngrid Laubrock – Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Glockenspiel
Peter Evans – Piccolo Trumpet, Trumpet
Miya Masaoka – Koto
Craig Taborn – Piano
Sam Pluta – Electronics
Dan Peck – Tuba
Tyshawn Sorey – Drums

Ingrid Laubrock Septet: Serpentines Album Release

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $15- $25

SATURDAY, December 17
8 pm Erik Friedlander (cello) Pauchi Sasaki (violin) Nava Dunkelman (percussion) Amma Ateria (electronics)
10 pm Mark Feldman (violin) Michael Nicolas (cello) Mark Helias (bass) Trevor Dunn (bass)
VENUE: Stone
ADMISSION: $20 each set

SUNDAY, December 18
6 PM Viv Corringham / Mia Zabelka – Vocals / Violin
7 PM Emilie Lesbros – Solo Vocals
VENUE: Downtown Music Gallery
ADMISSION: Free

TUESDAY, December 20
7 PM The Little Match Girl Passion

David Lang’s opera Performed by Ekmeles
http://metmuseum.org/events/programs/met-live-arts/little-match-girl-passion-fy17
VENUE: The Met Breuer – Lobby
ADMISSION: $65

TUESDAY, December 20
7 PM Vijay Iyer + Wadada Leo Smith: A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke
https://nationalsawdust.org/event/classical-vijay-iyer-wadada-leo-smith-a-cosmic-rhythm-with-each-stroke/
VENUE: National Sawdust
ADMISSION: $35

WEDNESDAY, December 28 – FRIDAY, December 30
8 PM John Zorn Improv Night—A Stone Benefit
John Zorn (sax) and many special guests
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $20

FRIDAY, December 30
9 PM and 10:30PM Tom Reiney Trio
Ingrid Laubrock – tenor, soprano saxophones
Mary Halvorson – guitar
Tom Reiney – percussion

VENUE: Cornelia street Cafe
ADMISSION: $15

SATURDAY, December 31
8PM Thurston Moore (guitar) Okkyung Lee (cello) Ikue Mori (electronics) John Zorn (sax)
VENUE: The Stone
ADMISSION: $30