Tuesday, September 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Emerging through collaboration and improvisation under the direction of Josiah Cuneo, the musical group Dissemble will provide a live acoustic performance of aleatoric compositions to accompany the debut of Scenes, a four part video piece exploring the nature of personal transformation through contemporary dance and movement....

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Battle Trance, a genre-defying ensemble of four tenor saxophonists that performs the music of Travis Laplante, celebrates the release of Palace of Wind....

Thursday, September 25, 2014 @ 10:00 am

92Y’s High Holy Days in Brooklyn with Rabbi Dan Ain and musician Jeremiah Lockwood return to Roulette on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn on Sep 25 (Rosh Hashanah) and Oct 3 and 4 (Yom Kippur)....

Thursday, September 25, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Solos and collaborations from two major innovators in improvised music.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

Beth Morrison Projects presents David Lang and Mac Wellman's new opera, The Difficult of Crossing a Field, a cross between opera and theater worlds, mixing arias with spoken text, emotional melodies with intense drama. ...

Monday, September 29, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Ear Heart Music opens its third season at Roulette with a concert to celebrate the release of Richard Reed Parry’s highly acclaimed new Deutsche Grammaphon CD,Music for Heart and Breath. The yMusic Ensemble and composer/performer Nico Muhly join Parry to comprise the all-star lineup....

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Mivos Quartet performs Samson Young's The Anatomy of a String Quartet, an essay on the potentials of media technology as tools for augmenting, extending and reconfiguring the musician’s body....

Friday, October 3, 2014 @ 7:00 pm

92Y’s High Holy Days in Brooklyn with Rabbi Dan Ain and musician Jeremiah Lockwood return to Roulette on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn on Sep 25 (Rosh Hashanah) and Oct 3 and 4 (Yom Kippur)....

Saturday, October 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am

92Y’s High Holy Days in Brooklyn with Rabbi Dan Ain and musician Jeremiah Lockwood return to Roulette on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn on Sep 25 (Rosh Hashanah) and Oct 3 and 4 (Yom Kippur)....

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

The Dedalus Ensemble performs Tom Johnson's Counting to Seven, in which seven voices count to seven in about 30 different languages from all over the world exploring a way of counting as well as a language sonority giving birth to a new musical form. ...

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

An evening of improvisation featuring Billy Martin, Chris Cochrane, Kato Hideki, Kevin Bud Jones with Jessica Lurie and Brian Chase.

Saturday, October 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

A Benefit Concert for c3 featuring John Zorn, Eric Slick (Dr Dog), Steve Coleman, Marc Ribot, Henry Grimes, Marina Rosenfeld, Trevor Dunn, Brandon Seabrook, Satomi Matsuzaki (Deerhoof), Amir ElSaffar, and more!...

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

To their delight, Ruth and Rinde are on stage together again -- to sing, dance, talk, and weave their particular kind of wacky, gorgeous, yet very human improvisations....

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Roulette’s Lec-Dem is an open opportunity for dance and performance artists to share their current research, whether it be written/academically-driven, movement-based time art, or a combination of the two....

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Roulette’s Lec-Dem is an open opportunity for dance and performance artists to share their current research, whether it be written/academically-driven, movement-based time art, or a combination of the two....

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

A program of new works from two long-standing proponents of New York’s Avant-Garde tradition.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

One of the most sensitive and dynamic young classical sitar players internationally, the brilliant Shakir Khan follows in the footsteps of his illustrious father and guru Shahid Parvez....

Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

The Paul Dresher Double Duo performs "Double Ikat Part 2" -- Dresher's Asian-influenced and lyrical trio for violin, piano and percussion, Dresher's tour-de-force invented instrument duo "Glimpsed From Afar", John Cage's "Six Melodies for Violin & Keyboard Instrument" and Martin Bresnick's "Fantasia on A Theme By Willie Dixon"...

Friday, October 31, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Through the telescope of collective myth and the microscope of personal revelations “29 SpaceTime” looks at aspects of surveillance, mind control, imperial dominance, autonomous space, and the contradiction in the human desire to be “watched over” while practicing free will. ...

Saturday, November 1, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Through the telescope of collective myth and the microscope of personal revelations “29 SpaceTime” looks at aspects of surveillance, mind control, imperial dominance, autonomous space, and the contradiction in the human desire to be “watched over” while practicing free will....

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sally Silvers’s award-winning choreography comes out to play to subterfuge the films and motifs of Alfred Hitchcock.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sally Silvers’s award-winning choreography comes out to play to subterfuge the films and motifs of Alfred Hitchcock.

Thursday, November 6, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sally Silvers’s award-winning choreography comes out to play to subterfuge the films and motifs of Alfred Hitchcock.

Friday, November 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sally Silvers’s award-winning choreography comes out to play to subterfuge the films and motifs of Alfred Hitchcock.

Monday, November 10, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sam Pluta and Peter Evans use all they have developed from their experience together to forge a new and dynamically interactive music, and Archer Spade collaborates with Japanese veteran no-input mixing board master Toshimaru Nakamura....

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Contemporaneous, the 21 piece new music ensemble, performs a show of frantic magic through a series of pieces that provide a surround-sound explosion of energy. ...

Thursday, November 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Ben Stapp's musical setting to a play by Peter Bulmer called "Myrrha's Red Book," exploring the real as well as the imagined realms of the characters as the sequence of events unravels in a Sandman-esque, pyschological thriller. ...

Saturday, November 15, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Directed by guitarist-composer Arturo Martinez who has been a noted figure in the New York flamenco scene since the 1980s, the 10-member Espiritu Gitano ensemble of musicians, singers and dancers reveals the beauty and boldness of flamenco....

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Thursday, November 20, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

An evening of new compositions expanding the tradition of jazz and improvisation.

Friday, November 21, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

On the occasion of her birthday, Christina Wheeler returns Berlin to celebrate with a concert for long-time friends, colleagues, music lovers, and local residents, whose company she deeply appreciates in their joining her for this special event ...

Saturday, November 29, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

One of the most often performed compositions in new music, the phenomenon of John Zorn's Cobra lives on into the 21st Century with continuous monthly performances in Japan, Europe, Australia and the United States....

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

This work in progress narrative piece is a reflection of Roberts’ continued interest in social justice through sound.

Thursday, December 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Friday, December 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Sunday, December 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

December 7th will be an Annie Gosfield portrait concert featuring the highly acclaimed JACK Quartet. The centerpiece of the concert will be the world premiere of “Signal Jamming and Random Interference” for string quartet and electronics, inspired by the sounds, processes, and perceptions of jammed radio signals....

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Bosnian-New Yorker Svjetlana Bukvich (minimoog, piano, voice) brings her signature sound to Roulette in a boundary-defying set featuring compositions from EVOLUTION, her recent release on PARMA's Big Round Records. Electric guitars, synthesizers, strings, voices, and tuning of her design tell stories through one-of-a-kind exploits in intonation, timbre, and rhythm, along with new media works...

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

A program of new works by drummer, trombonist, and composer Tyshawn Sorey with Cory Smythe and Christopher Tordini.

Thursday, December 11, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

An evening of music that explores the frontiers between composition and improvisation.

Friday, December 12, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Monday, December 15, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Drummer/composer Allison Miller presents a special night of original music showcasing her regularly touring band, Boom Tic Boom.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Clarinetist Ben Goldberg presents a program of new compositions with Donny McCaslin, Steve Cardenas, Stomu Takeishi, and Tyshawn Sorey.

Thursday, December 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm

Dave Liebman's EXPANSIONS will present some of the music from the new recording "Samsara" in a program ranging from straight ahead jazz to freer textures; lyricism to cacophany; acoustic to electric; some world rhythm influences and adaptations of jazz classics....

Sunday, December 21, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

An exploration of sound textures created by multiple tones in very dense, often atonal tunings (generally microtonal in conception) performed in long durations...