Artist: Myra Melford

Past Performances

Out To Lunch: The Music of Eric Dolphy with the Russ Johnson Quintet featuring Myra Melford, Roy Nathanson, Brad Jones, and George Schuller.

Saturday, December 17, 2011. 8:00 pm
Out to Lunch is considered Eric Dolphy's recorded masterpiece, a work of brilliant complexity that pulls the listener into its ceaseless flow, […]

Myra Melford – Happy Whistlings

Wednesday, October 14, 2009. 8:30 pm
A composition for improvisers that can accommodate different players, Happy Whistlings had its premier in New York City in October 2008. This […]

Interpretations: Myra Melford & Henry Threadgill

Thursday, October 2, 2008. 8:30 pm
Myra Melford Quartet: Happy Whistlings Myra Melford is a composer-performer with a “commitment to refreshing, often surprising uses of […]

Tanya Kalmanovitch & Myra Melford

Thursday, May 29, 2008. 8:30 pm
The duo of violist Tanya Kalmanovitch and pianist Myra Melford came together by accident. Both were performing separately at the 2003 Guelph […]

Myra Melford

Friday, April 21, 2006. 8:30 pm
Pianist/composer Myra Melford presents a solo piano program of old and new compositions/improvisations, including the New York debut of her new […]

Andrew Drury: Breathe

Friday, December 3, 2004. 8:30 pm
Breathe is drummer/composer Drury’s new trio with celebrated pianist Myra Melford and alto saxophonist Briggan Krauss (Sex Mob) charged […]

Myra Melford

Saturday, November 1, 1997. 8:30 pm
“Myra Melford performs original compositions for solo piano, prepared piano, and harmonium as well as pieces by Henry Threadgill, Butch […]

Erik Friedlander

Wednesday, May 14, 1997. 9:00 pm
Erik Friedlander’s TOPAZ. Cellist Erik Friedlander leads this funky, rhythmic trio, featuring Andy Laster on alto saxophone and Stomu […]

Joseph Jarman

Friday, April 7, 1995. 9:00 pm
Composer/performer Joseph Jarman will perform new compositions including Hollow Five – from the non-floating world of sitting in front of […]

Myra Melford

Thursday, March 30, 1995. 9:00 pm
Composer/pianist Myra Melford presents a special project –The Same River, Twice improvising (chamber) ensemble–synthesizing […]