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.

Contemporaneous: Transcendental Geometry

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Transcendental Geometry from Contemporaneous will explore new music written with non-traditional tunings from around the world.

[COMMISSION] Lucie Vítková: OPERA

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Rising Czech composer Lucie Vítková prepares OPERA, a new evening piece for singing instrumentalists.

INTERPRETATIONS: Thomas Buckner w/ Earl Howard, JD Parran, Ted Mook, & Andrew Drury – Works by Annea Lockwood, Sam Ashley, Earl Howard, & Daniel Rothman

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Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Thomas Buckner, baritone, with JD Parran, winds, Andrew Drury, percussion, Earl Howard, electronics, and Theodore Mook, cello, […]

[DANCEROULETTE] Stephanie Skura: Surreptitious Preparations For An Impossible Total Act

Stephanie Skura and dancers in SURREPTITIOUS PREPARATIONS FOR AN IMPOSSIBLE TOTAL ACT, featuring Debra Wanner, Eva Karczag, Juliette Mapp, Paige Barnes, Sally Dean, Shelley Hirsch and Wendy Perron at Cathy Weis’ “Sundays on Broadway” series.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Stephanie Skura directs 7 elder-inclusive stellar improvisers. Oxymoronic scores create fluid narratives illuminated by nuanced presence.

[DANCEROULETTE] Stephanie Skura: Surreptitious Preparations For An Impossible Total Act

Stephanie Skura and dancers in SURREPTITIOUS PREPARATIONS FOR AN IMPOSSIBLE TOTAL ACT, featuring Debra Wanner, Eva Karczag, Juliette Mapp, Paige Barnes, Sally Dean, Shelley Hirsch and Wendy Perron at Cathy Weis’ “Sundays on Broadway” series.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Stephanie Skura directs 7 elder-inclusive stellar improvisers. Oxymoronic scores create fluid narratives illuminated by nuanced presence.

[GENERATE] Ensemble FIRE & Momenta Quartet: Huang Ruo’s Sonic Garden

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Monday, April 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Five new pieces by Huang Ruo performed by The Momenta Quartet and Ensemble FIRE and solo works performed by Huang Ruo.

[GENERATE] Spectral Streams: ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble) and Ensemble L’Itinéraire

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Three generations of French and American music, from Gérard Grisey's Périodes to a new work by 2016 Rome Prize winner Christopher Trapani.

RBA: CHARTWELL DUTIRO – A World in Trance Festival – 3rd Edition!

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Friday, April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Voices of the Ancestors: Mbira Music of Zimbabwe

RBA: NIYAZ featuring AZAM ALI – A World in Trance Festival – 3rd Edition!

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
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Niyaz seamlessly blends Sufi poetry and folk songs from its native Iran and surrounding countries.

RBA: RIYAAZ QAWWALI – A World in Trance Festival – 3rd Edition!

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Sunday, April 30, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
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Riyaaz Qawwali performs the ecstatic improvisational Sufi vocal tradition.