MATA Festival: Of Circles and Motions of the Others

April 21. New York. The 2014 MATA Festival concludes with a not-to-be missed evening that pairs the “excellent and enterprising” MIVOS Quartet with the “superhuman” Mantra Percussion in an evening…

Philip Blackburn: The Sun Palace

April 23. New York. Sun Palace, a movie by Philip Blackburn, will have its world premiere screening at the Anthology Film Archives. The event will double as a CD pre-release…

Georges Aperghis’ Happy End

Talea Ensemble performs the US premiere of Georges Aperghis’s Happy End for animated film, electronics, and ensemble. In this production, Talea takes advantage of Roulette’s superior audio-visual capabilities, including surround-sound…

Interpretations: Tom Hamilton / Ned Rothenberg

April 24. New York. Ned Rothenberg’s Inner Diaspora and Tom Hamilton’s City of Vorticity, each with their groups of superb musicians, explore new frontiers of improvising in this multi-cultural world.…

Sweet Thunder Festival: Morton Subotnick

April 25. San Francisco. The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players presents Morton Subotnick, pioneering electronic composer, perform his seminal work From Silver Apples of the Moon to a Sky of…

Ne(x)tworks Residency at Cornell

April 17-19. Ithaca, New York State. Ne(x)tworks will be in residency at Cornell University in mid-April, conducting workshops and performing and discussing music by Joan La Barbara and John Cage.…

By leaves or play of sunlight John Cage: Artist and Naturalist

Curated by Chris Murtha, presented with the John Cage Trust and the New York Mycological Society, this exhibition of plant-inspired artworks by John Cage (1912-1992) examines how he applied his…