Upcoming: Music

Roulette’s Concert Series for New + Adventurous Music, launched in 1978, presents a wide range of experimental music including avant-jazz, new music, opera, world music, and electronic. This eclectic series features the work of well-known innovators in contemporary music, but a large percentage of the Series is devoted to emerging artists and composers.

Kazu Uchihashi: FLECT ft. Ikue Mori + Shelley Hirsch

Thursday, September 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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A night of improvisation featuring Kazu Uchihashi on electric guitars + daxophone with guests Ikue Mori and Shelley Hirsch.

RE: Lunar Eclipse

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Lunar Eclipse by RE is an interactive audiovisual performance within an monumental inflatable dome sculpture.

Interpretations: Steve Swell // Eva Zöllner

Thursday, October 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Interpretations presents trombonist Steve Swell and accordionist Eva Zöllner.

For Living Lovers // Brandon Ross & Blazing Beauty

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Immortal Obsolescence is a compositions series for improvisation inspired by photographic images of Venezuelan artist Carolina Muñoz.

Ches Smith: Laugh Ash

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Ches Smith debuts 3 new pieces that explore orchestrational commonalities and incongruences among acoustic and electronic sounds.

Lisa Mezzacappa: Glorious Ravage

Thursday, October 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Lisa Mezzacappa presents Glorious Ravage, an evening-length song cycle inspired by female explorers.

ACFNY Moving Sounds Festival: Ars Electronica / Eyebeam Edition: MSHR / YATTA / BR-Laser

Sunday, October 15, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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The opening night of Austrian Cultural Forum New York's annual festival of music, visual media and aesthetic dialogue.

Kelly Moran: Hallucinations

Monday, October 16, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Hallucinations for Keyboard and Electronics are pieces influenced by states of altered consciousness & their effect on musical processes.

Brooklyn Rider: Spontaneous Symbols

Thursday, October 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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String quartet Brooklyn Rider presents five new works influenced by Bach, Cage, Zorn, Xenakis, Minor White, and beyond.

[DANCEROULETTE] Nami Yamamoto: Headless Wolf

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Choreographer Nami Yamamoto presents Headless Wolf, a new work about learning to find the beauty in both life and death.