Artist: William Parker

Past Performances

Cecil Taylor Memorial

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
This event has reached capacity. There will be an in-person waitlist beginning one hour before the event. In honor of jazz pioneer and […]

Mike Panico Memorial Concert and Celebration

Monday, November 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Please join us for a special event to celebrate the life and legacy of avant-garde jazz pioneer Mike Panico. Appearances by Kirk Knuffke Solo […]

Vision Festival: Jaimie Branch / Cooper-Moore / New World Pygmies / Oliver Lake Big Band

Monday, May 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Jaimie Branch, Cooper-Moore, Julie Ezelle Patton, Jemeel Moondoc, Oliver Lake Big Band perform on the final night at the Vision Festival.

Vision Festival: Irreversible Entanglements / Nasheet Waits / Matthew Shipp

Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Irreversible Entanglements, Nasheet Waits' Equality Quartet, and a new work by Matthew Shipp featured tonight at the Vision Festival.

Jin Hi Kim, Elliott Sharp, William Parker, Hamid Drake: Four Directions

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Musical ideas merge from four directions by four creative musicians all moving in four directions.

[GENERATE] William Parker: Creation of The Tone World

Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
The world premiere of “Creation Of The Tone World” By William Parker and performed by the Little Huey Music Orchestra.

[GENERATE] William Parker: Healing Songs From The Tone World

Friday, January 13, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
The bassist, improviser, composer, and activist presents ensemble work for vocals with 21 musicians, 3 waterphones, didjeridu, and dance.

Steve Swell’s Kende Dreams

Sunday, December 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Steve Swell's extending the bounds of the trombone, making a reputation for himself of being an asset to any part of the improvising communities.

Jerome Cooper Memorial

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Please join us for a musical celebration of the life and artistry of this beloved musician and composer. Musical tributes by: Thurman Barker, […]

Vision Festival 19: Wednesday, June 11th – Sunday, June 15th

Sunday, June 15, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Roulette and Arts for Art, Inc. present Vision Festival 19, New York’s premiere festival of free/avant-garde/experimental/world jazz music […]