Artist: Jim Staley

Past Performances

Ned Rothenberg’s 60th Birthday Party: A Benefit For Roulette

Sunday, September 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
Ned Rothenberg convenes John Zorn, Muhal Richard Abrams, George Lewis and more for a rare improvisational group performance.

Transformed by the Counter Forces of Earth and World!

Saturday, August 1, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
A classic collaborating quartet with Christopher Cochrane (Guitar), Ikue Mori (Electronic Percussion), Zeena Parkins (Electric Harp), and Jim […]

Tone Road Ramblers

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Tone Road Ramblers gave its first concert in April 1981 in New York City on the Roulette series. Since then the group has concertized over a […]

Sound Bites: Celebrating 35 Years of Roulette


Thursday, May 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
On May 8, 2014 Roulette will present a benefit concert that salutes 35 years of presenting and supporting experimental music, dance and […]

Tone Road Ramblers

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Music beyond the classical avant-garde & free improvisation by old friends

EVERYTHING HAPPENS ON MONDAYS: Felicia Ballos, Elisa Santiago & Ray Roy / Sally Silvers & Jim Staley / Darkminster

Monday, August 27, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Everything Happens On Mondays : Summer Series of Dance, Music, and Multimedia Performances

Xperimental <3 Festival: Loren Mazzacane Connors / Jim Staley & Zeena Parkins / Sam Mickens String Quartet

Thursday, February 16, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Festival of Love and all things Experimental!

Doron Sadja / Jim Staley with Special Guests / Sweet Combustion: Jennifer Choi, Ikue Mori, Marco Cappelli, and Rubin Kodheli

Doron Sadja / Jim Staley with Special Guests / Sweet Combustion: Jennifer Choi, Ikue Mori, Marco Cappelli, and Rubin Kodheli
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 7:30 pm
An eclectic evening blending acoustic and electronic performances both improvised and composed. Sweet Combustion (Jennifer Choi, Ikue Mori, […]

Jim Staley w/ Kyoko Kitamura, Ikue Mori, and Nate Wooley

Jim Staley w/ Kyoko Kitamura, Ikue Mori, and Nate Wooley
Saturday, December 4, 2010 @ 8:30 pm
Trombonist, composer, and founder of Roulette Jim Staley has been shaking up the downtown experimental music scene for over 30 years. Working […]

Gary Lucas

Gary Lucas
Friday, October 22, 2010 @ 8:30 pm
Gary Lucas presents “I Cover the Waterfront” – a solo acoustic guitar concert spanning his entire career and featuring […]