Vision Festival 2018: Honoring Dave Burrell

New York. May 23. The Vision Festival is a celebration of boundless improvised art. Now in its 23rd year, this festival of music, dance, poetry, and visual art is heralded…

Regenerative Feedback: NOISE/HUMAN/SIGNAL

New York. May 26. Saturday, May 26th, ISSUE is pleased to present the second evening of Regenerative Feedback: On Listening And Its Emancipatory Potential, a three day symposium of talks,…

Resist x Improvise: An Evening for Roscoe Mitchell

New York - June 5. Roscoe Mitchell is an American composer, improviser, and performer of avant-garde jazz and new classical music. Social justice has, and continues to be, central to…

Syncretics Series: Pheeroan akLaff / Isabelle O’Connell

New York. May 5. ISSUE Project Room continues its recently inaugurated Syncretics Series with solo performances by renowned Irish pianist Isabelle O’Connell and legendary drum-set master Pheeroan akLaff. Curated by…

Cecilia Lopez machinic fantasies

New York. May 8. machinic fantasies is a performative installation based on the idea of producing a sonic and visual live “mediation process/machine”. The work, which is the result of…

World Music Institute Dancing With The Gods

New York. April 21-22. The World Music Institute's annual Dancing the Gods festival returns for its seventh season. Hailed as “among the most probing and serious” Indian classical dance festivals…

World Music Institute Tanya Tagaq

New York. May 11. Celebrated Inuk performer Tanya Tagaq employs exquisite, unnerving vocal improvisations that bridge traditional roots with contemporary culture. The Inuit are a group of culturally similar indigenous…