Ned Rothenberg

Friday, February 15, 2008 @ 8:30 pm

Composer/Performer Ned Rothenberg has been internationally acclaimed for both his solo and ensemble music, presented for the past 25 years in North and South America, Europe and Asia. He leads the trio Sync, with Jerome Harris, guitars and Samir Chatterjee, tabla. Recent recordings include Sync’s Harbinger, Intervals, a double-cd of solo work,Live at Roulette with Evan Parker and Are You Be, by R.U.B. (Rothenberg/Kazuhisa Uchihashi/Samm Bennett) on Rothenberg’s Animul label. Chamber music releases include Inner Diaspora and Ghost Stories, on Tzadik and Power Lines on New World, along with The Fell Clutch on Animul. Other collaborators have included Sainkho Namchylak, Paul Dresher, John Zorn, Marc Ribot and Yuji Takahashi. Clarinet Quintet #1 for Clarinet and String Quartet Commissioned by Roulette with funds from the New York State Council of the Arts.Ned Rothenberg, clarinet and bass clarinet Jennifer Choi, 1st violin Olivia De Prato, 2nd violin Stephanie Griffin, viola Alex Waterman, Cello