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July 2017
$12 - $18

Bang on a Can: Kaki King at The Jewish Museum

July 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jewish Museum,
1109 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY United States
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Bang on a Can and the Jewish Museum's 2017-18 concert season, which will focus on pioneering female artists, begins with a performance featuring the distinctive and exceptional indie-guitarist Kaki King. Kaki King's performance takes place alongside the Jewish Museum's current…

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Lincoln Center Festival
Morton Subotnick
Silver Apples of the Moon & Crowds and Power

July 20 @ 8:30 pm - July 22 @ 8:30 pm
Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse,
Lincoln Center
New York, NY United States
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Morton Subotnick, one of the most inventive minds in music, performs works that bookend 50 continuous years of avant-garde vision. Morton Subotnick presides over his onstage studio, revisiting with visual artist Lillevan, his 1967 technological and artistic masterpiece Silver Apples…

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Slotozilla Festival

July 21 @ 8:00 am - July 23 @ 5:00 pm
Dvorak Park,
1119 W. Cullerton Street
Chicago, IL 60608 United States

Annual Music Festival sponsored by Slotozilla. Guests will enjoy musical concerts, art and theater performances in a unique atmosphere of Dvorak Park. We offer so much more than just the music. Spend your days at some of the staple attractions,…

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Laurel Halo / Thomas Brinkmann / Derek Piotr

July 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ISSUE Project Room,
22 Boerum Place, ground floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Friday, July 21st, ISSUE presents Michigan-born and Berlin-based artist Laurel Halo, German producer of experimental minimal techno Thomas Brinkmann, and Poland-born producer and composer Derek Piotr in performance across experimental electronic genres. Following 2015’s double EP In Situ, the modern…

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Le Corps Sonore – The Artists’process

July 23 @ 2:00 pm
The Rubin Museum of Art,
150 West 17th Street
New York, NY 10011 United States

The site-specific installation Le Corps Sonore, which makes the museum space itself an instrument of transformation, is the centerpiece of the Rubin’s exhibition The World Is Sound. In this conversation moderated by curator Risha Lee, artists Laetitia Sonami, Bob Bielecki,…

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Prismatic Park
Joe McPhee and Graham Lambkin

July 25 - July 30
Madison Square Park,
Btwn 23rd & 26th Streets and 5th & Madison Avenues
New York, NY United States
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Joe McPhee and Graham Lambkin

In 1993 one of the chief concerns of Graham Lambkin’s then fledgling Shadow Ring was to emulate, on a cheap Casio keyboard, the electronic textures of ’70s Joe McPhee collaborator John Snyder’s ARP synthesizer. Twenty-two years later Lambkin and McPhee…

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A Life in Waves film screening

July 27 @ 7:30 pm - July 30 @ 2:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,
701 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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A Life in Waves explores the life and innovations of composer and electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani. If you watched television, went to the movies, or listened to the radio in the 1980s and 1990s, you’ve heard Ciani’s work, whether…

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Heart of Tones
A Tribute to Pauline Oliveros

July 28 @ 7:00 pm
Hearst Plaza,
30 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023 United States
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The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) celebrates pioneering composer Pauline Oliveros in a program spanning more than 50 years of sonic innovation. From the tiniest microsounds of found objects in Applebox Double (1965) to the acoustic phenomena of Heart of Tones…

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Robert Simonds
Concert for baroque, folk and contemporary solo violin

July 28 @ 7:30 pm
The Cannery,
297 Southern Bay Rd
Penobscot, ME 04476 United States
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With deep roots in Knox County, violinist Robert Simonds will perform a solo recital of American composers, music of the Baroque era and traditional American folk. The program weaves together the kinetic and colorful music of living composers including Missy…

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Automatenspielex Charity Musik Spielen

July 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
524 W 59th St
New York, NY 10019 United States

Musik für Gemeindegruppen und karitativen Einrichtungen einen wichtigen Teil Ihrer Mitarbeiter, Besucher und Kunden erleben, und haben einen positiven Einfluss auf die Moral und Produktivität. Musik ist überall, wenn es nicht auf das radio zu Hause, dann ist es das…

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KNOCK ON WOOD: July 30 Original Gravity Season 4 Opener – Barrel House Z Hosts the Boston Percussion Group

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barrel House Z,
95 Woodrock Road
Weymouth, MA 02189 United States

Original Gravity begins its fourth season with the Boston Percussion Group, a local Percussion Powerhouse at the south shore’s most unique taproom, Barrel House Z. BPeG will bring to life the best modern music in the New England area, performing…

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Asemic Dialogues

July 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lettrétage e.V.,
Mehringdamm 61
Berlin, 10961 Germany

Asemic Dialogues by Tomomi Adachi and Jaap Blonk Asemic poetry (poetry without semantic meaning) was first presented as art about 100 years ago, in the early 20 century avant-garde movements - Dada, Futurism and Contructivism. Jaap Blonk and Tomomi Adachi have…

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August 2017

A New Contemporary Music Festival in New York City

August 1 @ 8:00 pm - August 5 @ 10:00 pm
DiMenna Center,
450 W 37th St
New York, NY 10018 United States
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The Earle Brown Music Foundation is pleased to announce the TIME SPANS Festival in New York City. Scheduled from August 1 to 5, 2017, TIME SPANS 2017 will include five concerts, performed by three of the best North American specialized…

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Territorial Limits
Cecilia Lopez / Aaron Moore / Alan Courtis & Cyrus Pireh / Burned House Horizon

August 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Secret Project Robot,
1186 Broadway
Brooklyn, 11221 United States
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Territorial Limits is an evening of performances from dynamic composers whose approaches to improvisation highlight a tension between tradition and evolution of form through chance operations, durational performance, and live­sampling. These composers explore timbre, spatialization, and hypnotic states as compositional…

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Final Concert of the Twenty-Third Edition of the International Composing Competition
2 Agosto

August 2 @ 9:15 pm - 10:45 pm
Piazza Maggiore,
Bologna, 40124 Italy

The three winning scores will be performed live on August 2nd, 2017, in the beautiful frame of Piazza Maggiore - Bologna, Italy Fondazione Toscanini Orchestra - Conductor: Maestro Alessandro Cadario Soloists: Badria Razem - Voice Ivano Battiston - Accordion Alessandro…

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Yasunao Tone

August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gavin Brown’s enterprise,
439 W 127th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States

Yasunao Tone (b. 1935, Tokyo) is a Japanese conceptual artist, composer, and writer whose radical engagement with emerging technology has made him an uncommonly perennial inhabitant of an ever-receding vanguard since the 1960s. Applying ideas from automatic writing, action painting,…

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Three Free Radicals at the Kukemuru Ambient 2017 Festival

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Samliku OÜ / Kanuumatkad Pärnu jõe,
Pärnu County,, 87626 Estonia

Minneapolis based composer and live-electronics performer Scott L. Miller teams up with Estonian guitarist Mart Soo as "Three Free Radicals" for this collection of free improvisations. The collaboration was the result of Miller's Fulbright sponsored five month stay in Tallinn…

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Di Pietro Performs “Still Life Sings” ‘Hiroshima for Peace Concert’

August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Columbus State Community College,
Columbus Hall 215
Columbus, OH United States

Rocco Di Pietro and ensemble perform works of Toru Takemitsu-"Corona", Isang Yun-"Sounding Pipes,"Romulo Vazquez-video-"Scenes at The Place of an Execution" with Di Pietro's "46 Injured Birds",and "Still Life Songs for Bewitched Children",and Julius Eastman's "Hail Mary" in its first sung…

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Work #32

August 10 @ 8:30 pm
1090 Wyckoff Ave,
1090 Wyckoff Ave
Ridgewood, NY United States
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Eight extraordinary performers, all in one night. A first-time meeting of three long-time mavericks: Loren Connors guitar, Daniel Carter saxophone, and poet Steve Dalachinsky. Over four decades, Connors has performed with many leaders in independent music such as Keiji Haino,…

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Chelsea Music Festival
Weekend at Tanglewood

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - August 13 @ 10:00 pm
Tanglewood Music Center,
297 West Street
Lenox, MA United States
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Tanglewood and the Boston Symphony Orchestra have invited the Chelsea Music Festival and friends to a special weekend at Tanglewood this weekend Friday, August 11 to Sunday, August 13. Come join the Chelsea Music Festival team and Artistic Directors, Melinda…

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Kazuhisa Uchihashi: FLECT ft. Ikue Mori + Shelley Hirsch

August 11 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States

Kazuhisa Uchihashi – Electric Guitars + Daxophone Ikue Mori – Electronics + Laptop Shelley Hirsch – Vocals Japanese free improvisational guitarist Kazuhisa Uchihashi presents FLECT, an evening of improvisation featuring experimental vocalist Shelley Hirsch and electronics pioneer Ikue Mori. Kazuhisa…

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3rd Annual Sound and Music Improv Festival

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - August 13 @ 10:00 pm
The Cannery,
297 Southern Bay Rd
Penobscot, ME 04476 United States

The Cannery at Penobscot will host its third Annual Two Day Sound and Music Improv Festival featuring an eclectic line-up of artists from near and far on acoustic, electronic, found and constructed instruments along with video and dance. On Saturday…

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Artists at Noguchi | Bang on a Can Series: Alsarah and the Nubatones

August 13 @ 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 continues with Brooklyn-based quintet Alsarah and the Nubatones. Formed in 2010 by Sudanese-American singer, songwriter, and ethnomusicologist Alsarah, the group's self-coined "East African Retropop" sound combines original material with traditional music of central…

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The Phantom of the Opera
Franz Danksagmüller

August 17 @ 8:00 pm
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1
Hamburg, 20457 Germany
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Rupert Julian’s silent film classic »The Phantom of the Opera« transforms the Elbphilharmonie Grand Hall into a movie palace, complete with impressive cinema organ. Austrian organist and highly experienced silent film accompanist Franz Danksagmüller has exactly 4,765 pipes at his…

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2nd Annual Sound Installation Festival – Opening

August 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
The Cannery,
297 Southern Bay Rd
Penobscot, ME 04476 United States
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Opening August 26, 5:30 pm - 7 pm On opening night only, performances of Gustavo and Gaelyn Aguilar’s mini-opera, Absence of Answers, loosely based on Philip K. Dicks's novel Ubik and the Krsk nuclear submarine tragedy, are scheduled every 15…

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