Sunday, May 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Since earliest times music and dance have played a major role in uniting people through ritual, often seeking union with the divine through trance or ecstasy. This festival seeks to bring back some spiritual nourishment to our lives; to focus our physical and mental selves....

Monday, May 2, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 @ 7:30 pm

New Music USA, in partnership with the Duffy Estate and Roulette Intermedium, is honored to present A John Duffy Celebration.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Roulette presents Myra Melford and Jonathan Franzen, an evening of solo piano and readings.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Baritone Thomas Buckner and friends present a concert of new works for voice, instruments, and electronics, and two new instrumental works.

Friday, May 6, 2016 @ 7:30 pm

The Literary Debutante Ball is a benefit that celebrates One Story, honors our Literary Debutantes, and raises a glass to our 2016 Mentor of the Year, Jim Shepard...

Saturday, May 7, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

High Risk is an exciting electronic-inspired quartet lead by Dave Douglas. At the vanguard of modern jazz and electronic music, High Risk incorporates improvisational alchemy and technological exploration to create its unique sound. ...

Sunday, May 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Contemporary music ensemble Hotel Elefant partners on composer Matt Marks’ first acoustic album for their own full-length recording debut.

Monday, May 9, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Darmstadt Institute New York: 70 Year Anniversary Celebration After 70 years of new music from the International Summer Course for New Music at Darmstadt, Germany, New York based performers and ensembles come together to celebrate a legacy of radical innovation. ...

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Darmstadt Institute New York: 70 Year Anniversary Celebration After 70 years of new music from the International Summer Course for New Music at Darmstadt, Germany, New York based performers and ensembles come together to celebrate a legacy of radical innovation. ...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Darmstadt Institute New York: 70 Year Anniversary Celebration After 70 years of new music from the International Summer Course for New Music at Darmstadt, Germany, New York based performers and ensembles come together to celebrate a legacy of radical innovation. ...

Thursday, May 12, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Record release show for Convallaria, Thumbscrew's highly anticipated follow up to their critically acclaimed 2014 eponymous debut for Cuneiform Records. ...

Saturday, May 14, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Shingo Maeyama, two of the island’s most famous artists of the younger generation, perform the folk music of Amami Island in western Japan, providing the New York audience with the rare opportunity to hear this hauntingly beautiful music. ...

Sunday, May 15, 2016 @ 4:30 pm

Monday, May 23, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Pianist Marilyn Nonken joins forces with the Boston-based ensemble Sound Icon to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the birth of Gérard Grisey, a founder of spectral music whose sudden death in 1998 robbed the musical world of brilliant musical visionary....

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

The evening will showcase original compositions for the 5-hole Japanese bamboo flute, the shakuhachi.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

TAK Plays World Premieres by Mario Diaz de Leon and Lewis Nielson

Thursday, May 26, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Over the past ten years, composer Shawn Jaeger has drawn inspiration from Appalachian folksong and hymnody. This concert features the premiere of two works that take a new approach to engaging with these traditions: remixing, and then freely transcribing, audio....

Friday, May 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Please join The HEAT Program of SUNY Downstate at Roulette Intermedium for a glam filled evening of hair and makeup services, yoga, acupuncture, self defense, massage therapy and so much more!!! This is a free event open to all young women and girls ages 13-24. The goal of the event is to encourage young women to take charge of their health and introduce them to wellness options. This is HEAT's 4th Annual Beauty & Wellness Celebration and this year will be better than ever, we hope to see you there!...

Monday, May 30, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

The story of Jason and the Argonauts, the search for the golden fleece, begins with a collection of warriors, with different talents, different viewpoints, different temperaments; all coming together to create a mosaic that is imperfect but suited to their task. Nate Wooley's Argonautica takes the same stance as he gathers players from different aesthetics to tell a grand abstract musical story....

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Goodmorning/Goodnight is a program of pieces by members of Ensemble Pamplemousse and other likeminded composers whose work shares common aesthetic interests. These compositions playfully question traditional concepts of sound and music performance, creatively linking acoustic and electronic sound worlds by blending innovative methods of sound production with extended instrumental techniques....

Thursday, June 2, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Violinist Jennifer Choi joins TALUJON Percussion Ensemble for a performance of Lou Harrison's Concerto for Violin and Percussion and other works by composers inspired by the Indonesian gamelan in some part of their artistic lives. ...

Monday, June 6, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

TIGUE presents Surfaces, an evening length semi-staged performance of new compositions and improvisations.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 @ 7:30 pm

Premiere of Blue Notes and Other Clashes by STEVEN MACKEY

Sunday, June 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm

Premieres of new works by KEN UENO and STRATIS MINAKAKIS

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Under the artistic direction of Yoshiko Chuma, The School of Hard Knocks is a New York-based collective of choreographers, dancers, actors, singers, musicians, designers, and visual artists. Taking its name from the American idiom meaning to learn things the hard way on the proverbial "street," The School of Hard Knocks first premiered at the 1980 Venice Biennale. Over the past thirty years, this award-winning company has created and performed over 60 original works in the United States, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East....

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Under the artistic direction of Yoshiko Chuma, The School of Hard Knocks is a New York-based collective of choreographers, dancers, actors, singers, musicians, designers, and visual artists. Taking its name from the American idiom meaning to learn things the hard way on the proverbial "street," The School of Hard Knocks first premiered at the 1980 Venice Biennale. Over the past thirty years, this award-winning company has created and performed over 60 original works in the United States, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East....

Thursday, June 16, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Under the artistic direction of Yoshiko Chuma, The School of Hard Knocks is a New York-based collective of choreographers, dancers, actors, singers, musicians, designers, and visual artists. Taking its name from the American idiom meaning to learn things the hard way on the proverbial "street," The School of Hard Knocks first premiered at the 1980 Venice Biennale. Over the past thirty years, this award-winning company has created and performed over 60 original works in the United States, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East....

Thursday, June 23, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

The Ashcan Orchestra presents a collection of new electro-mechanical toy instruments, and new works

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

The Eco-Music Big Band is proud to present the release of our second album, REBEL SPIRITS. REBEL SPIRITS is a posthumous reimagining of the music of three of the most underrated and influential jazz composers of the 20th century: the band's founder, Fred Ho; late composer/trumpeter and influence to John Coltrane, Cal Massey; and multigenre composer/arranger Romulus Franceschini. ...