Artist: Gelsey Bell

The Nubian Word for Flowers; A Phantom Opera / Rainbird

Thursday, November 30, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Tickets $20/15
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Premiere of The Nubian Word for Flowers by Pauline Oliveros & IONE; scenes from Rainbird by Aaron Siegel & Mallory Catlett.

Past Performances

Fast Forward: Octopoda + Music for Solo and Ensembles

Monday, April 10, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
The disarmingly playful and secretly intense composer/percussionist shows original works for solo and small ensembles with an all-star cast.

[RESIDENCY] Collaborative Duets: Gelsey Bell and Biba Bell // Gelsey Bell and John King

Sunday, April 24, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Vocalist and composer Gelsey Bell completes her Roulette residency with collaborative duets with Biba Bell and John King.

[RESIDENCY] Gelsey Bell: Prisoner’s Song

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Prisoner’s Song is a performance created by composer Gelsey Bell and visual artist Erik Ruin about the prison experience. Using shadow puppets […]

[RESIDENCY] New Works by Gelsey Bell and Bell/ Frasconi/ Schrey Trio

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
The first performance of improvised music by a new trio made up of Gelsey Bell (voice), Miguel Frasconi (glass and electronics), and Cleek […]

[GENERATE] Experiments in Opera: Story Binge

Thursday, April 2, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Experiments in Opera presents eight new operas in a two-night operathon at Roulette.

[GENERATE] Experiments in Opera: Story Binge

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Experiments in Opera presents eight new operas in a two-night operathon at Roulette.

[GENERATE] A Solo Voice: Works by Odeya Nini and Gelsey Bell

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Evolving over the last three years, A Solo Voice is an investigation of extended vocal techniques, resonance and pure expression, exploring the […]

Gelsey Bell “Our Defensive Measurements”

Gelsey Bell “Our Defensive Measurements”
Friday, February 22, 2013 @ 8:00 pm
Please join us after the show for an artist talk with Gelsey Bell. For her commission from the Jerome Foundation, performer/composer Gelsey Bell […]

ROULETTE KIDS: Your Voice, My Violin

Saturday, February 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pm
Speaking, sighing, laughing, crying, growling, grunting, whispering, shouting: violinist/composer Tom Swafford along with singers Amirtha […]