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October 2016

Audium
Choreographing Sound in Space

October 1, 2016 - October 31, 2017
Audium,
1616 Bush Street
San Francisco, CA United States
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Audium is the only theatre of its kind in the world, pioneering the exploration of space in music. The theatre's 176 speakers bathe listeners in sounds that move past, over, and under them. "Sound sculptures" are performed in darkness in…

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July 2017

Caramoor
Sonic Innovations

July 8 - November 1
Caramoor,
149 Girdle Ridge Rd
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Sonic Innovations, conceived and curated by sound artist Stephan Moore, continues to expand Caramoor’s programming with an annual exhibition of sound art, commissioned from artists working with sonic materials but outside the traditional modes of concert music. Since the groundbreaking…

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August 2017

Prismatic Park
Shelley Hirsch

August 22 - August 27
Madison Square Park,
Btwn 23rd & 26th Streets and 5th & Madison Avenues
New York, NY United States
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Book-Bark-Tree-Skin-Line is a celebration of language as music, centered on an investigation of the words of the title—book, bark, tree, skin, line—and their etymological, poetic, and sonic properties. Shelley Hirsch has composed and recorded a 35 minute piece featuring her…

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The Locrian Chamber Players
Music from the Past Decade

August 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Riverside Church,
490 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10027 United States
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The Locrian Chamber Players, an ensemble that specializes in music less than 10 years old, play a concert of new works on Friday, August 25 at 8 PM in Riverside Church. The Locrian Chamber Players are Anna Elashvili and Cyrus…

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September 2017

Prismatic Park
Matana Roberts

September 5 - September 10
Madison Square Park,
Btwn 23rd & 26th Streets and 5th & Madison Avenues
New York, NY United States
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“…Breathe…” is part of a conceptual sound cycle exploring the rise of militarized police on a global political level. This specific segment focuses on a non-linear imaginary interaction between a police officer and a civilian, zeroing in on a quantum…

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$25

Resonant Bodies 2017: Theo Bleckmann, Jennifer Walshe, Davóne Tines

September 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Roulette,
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
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7:30pm — Theo Bleckmann 8:15pm — Jennifer Walshe, featuring International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) 9:20pm — Davóne Tines The fifth annual Resonant Bodies Festival opens with Grammy-nominated jazz singer and composer Theo Bleckmann performing “Songs in Color and Black and White,”…

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$25

Resonant Bodies 2017: Hai-Ting Chinn, Joan La Barbara, Odeya Nini

September 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Roulette,
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
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7:30pm — Hai-Ting Chinn 8:15pm — Joan La Barbara 9:20pm — Odeya Nini Night two opens with the first-ever composition (what RBF calls a “super premiere”) by Hai-Ting Chinn for her vocal trio Triumphatrix (Hai-Ting Chinn, Kirsten Sollek, and Lindsay…

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$15 - $25

Resonant Bodies 2017: Mary Bonhag, Kamala Sankaram, Kayleigh Butcher

September 7 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Roulette,
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
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7:30pm — Mary Bonhag 8:15pm — Kamala Sankaram 9:20pm — Kayleigh Butcher Mary Bonhag presents a collection of 20th and 21st century pieces, including “Changing Light” by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, “Two Poems of Agueda Pizarro” by Joseph Schwanter, and…

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William Basinski / Kara-Lis Coverdale / Yatta

September 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
First Unitarian Congressional Society,
116 Pierrepont St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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ISSUE Project Room's 2017 Fall season opens at the First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn Heights with celebrated composer and process-musician William Basinski, Montreal-based composer, musician and producer Kara-Lis Coverdale, and Houston-born digipoet and musician YATTA each in solo performance.…

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$12 - $25

San Francisco Electronic Music Festival SFEMF2017

September 8 @ 8:00 pm - September 10 @ 10:30 pm
Brava For Women In the Arts,
2781 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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The San Francisco Electronic Music Festival announces the dates and artists for its eighteenth annual festival of adventurous electronic music. For the opening night on Friday, September 8th at Brava Theater Center, SFEMF presents Oberlin-based tape loop experimenter Aaron Dilloway,…

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$75

Spelets Ljud Verkstad

September 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Barge Music,
Fulton Ferry Landing near the Brooklyn Bridge
New York, NY United States

Ljud är en viktig del av varje spel. Upptäck nya möjligheter för ljud-utvecklare i spelindustrin. Föreläsningar från ledande experter inom området kommer att hjälpa dig att skapa mer fantastiska ljudeffekter.

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Free

InGardens
William Parker, Cooper-Moore, Bobby Kapp and more!

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Children’s Magical Garden,
129 Stanton Street
New York, NY 10002 United States
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For four weekends, InGardens brings free performances of cutting edge creative music and poetry into Lower East Side community gardens. In a city full of concrete venues, our performers and audiences too rarely have the chance to experience art in…

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Byron Westbrook: Threshold Variations

September 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Abrons Arts Center,
466 Grand Street
New York, NY 10002 United States
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Saturday, September 9th at Abrons Art Center Studio G05, Byron Westbrook continues his ISSUE residency with “Threshold Variations,” an immersive environment focusing on the synaesthetic play between light amplitude, sound volume, and the threshold of perception.

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$20

Dafna Naphtali & Gordon Beeferman: Pulsing Dot

September 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Soup And Sound,
292 Lefferts Ave Brooklyn
New York, NY United States
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Gordon Beeferman - piano Dafna Naphtali - voice / live electro-sound-processing Album release concert for their debut CD “Pulsing Dot” released 9/1/17 on Clang label: http://clang.cl/clang054_naphtali-beeferman_pulsing-dot/ Also on the bill: duo B (SF) Lisa Mezzacappa / Jason Levis: The west…

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Free

InGardens
Jason Kao Hwang, Jessica Jones, Bob Stewart, Yoni Kretzmer

September 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Children’s Magical Garden,
129 Stanton Street
New York, NY 10002 United States
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For four weekends, InGardens brings free performances of cutting edge creative music and poetry into Lower East Side community gardens. In a city full of concrete venues, our performers and audiences too rarely have the chance to experience art in…

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Free

Artists at Noguchi | Bang on a Can: Trina Basu & Arun Ramamurthy

September 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Noguchi Museum,
9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard)
Long Island City, NY 11106 United States
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Bang on a Can's summer music series concludes at The Noguchi Museum as violinists Trina Basu and Arun Ramamurthy join forces with percussionist Rich Stein to create music that stretches across continents, bringing new perspectives to time-honored traditions. Drawing from…

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Miller Theatre
Pop-Up Concerts
Argus Quartet

September 12 @ 6:00 pm
Miller Theatre,
2960 Broadway at 116th Street
New York, NY United States
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Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts announces the fall season of Pop-Up Concerts, a musical happy hour with the audience onstage. Whether it is one's first visit to Miller Theatre or fiftieth, the free and fun Pop-Up…

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Butch Morris & Radical Black Composition

September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ISSUE Project Room,
22 Boerum Place, ground floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
Radical Black Composition

Butch Morris (1947-2013 ) invented a new approach called "conduction," a way of composing in real time by conducting improvising musicians. To celebrate his legacy, ISSUE and the London Review of Books present a panel moderated by Adam Shatz, featuring…

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$15 - $25

Peggy Lee Septet: Tell Tale

September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Roulette,
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
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Peggy Lee – Leader, Composer, Cello Meredith Bates – Violin Kevin Elaschuk – Trumpet Chris Gestrin – Piano Ron Samworth – Guitar André Lachance – Electric Bass Dylan van der Schyff – Drums Conceived in 2009 as a response to…

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This Civilized World: Jonas Mekas & Charity Coleman

September 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ISSUE Project Room,
22 Boerum Place, ground floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Thursday, September 14th, ISSUE presents an evening of screenings, talks, and discussion with storied film activist Jonas Mekas and writer and BOMB Magazine contributor Charity Coleman as a part of Brooklyn Book Festival.

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$15 - $25

Matana Roberts: “breathe…”

September 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Roulette,
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
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Matana Roberts – Alto Saxophone, Electronics, Composer Jaimie Branch – Trumpet Peter Evans – Trumpet Gabriel Guerrero – Piano Henry Grimes – Contra Bass Mike Pride – Drums “breathe…” is part of a conceptual sound cycle exploring rise of militarized…

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$10

Casinobonuspromotions Open Air Festival

September 15 @ 8:00 am - September 17 @ 5:00 pm
Zucotti Park,
Broadway & Liberty Street
New York, NY United States
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Have a place of Outside Theatre within the stunning surroundings of Zucotti’s Park this summer time having a stellar line-from outside musicals and plays backed by Casinobonuspromotions . Around Town Get ready for an evening Around Town, because the greatest…

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World Music Institute
Mahmoud Ahmed with Hailu Mergia

September 15 @ 8:00 pm
The Town Hall,
123 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036 United States
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Mahmoud Ahmed with Hailu Mergia

This concert is a rare opportunity to see two of Ethiopia’s legendary musicians perform in one night. Both Mahmoud Ahmed and Hailu Mergia were popularized in the West by the Éthiopiques compilation series, which has been instrumental in highlighting the…

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Morningside Lights
The Secret Gardens

September 16 - September 23
Morningside Park,
at 121st Street
New York, NY United States
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The Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts present the sixth year of a favorite community tradition: Morningside Lights The Secret Gardens, a week of free community arts workshops culminates in a procession of handmade…

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InGardens: James Brandon Lewis, Nick Lyons, Michael Bisio, more

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
524 W 59th St
New York, NY 10019 United States
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For four weekends, InGardens brings free performances of cutting edge creative music and poetry into Lower East Side community gardens. In a city full of concrete venues, our performers and audiences too rarely have the chance to experience art in…

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