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.

RBA: Namâd Trio: Pejman Hadadi, Saeed Kamjoo & Kourosh Taghavi | Ode to Hope – Persian Music

Saturday, October 19, 2019. 8:00 pm
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The Namâd Trio brings together three brilliant musicians in the world of Persian music.

Nick Hallett: To Music’s Final Act // Emily Manzo: How to Rescue

Wednesday, October 23, 2019. 8:00 pm
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The final act of Nick Hallett's opera-in-progress and Emily Manzo's new multimedia song cycle.

~Nois and Kinds of Kings: Afterimage

Thursday, October 24, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Saxophone quartet ~Nois performs new pieces by each member of the composer collective Kinds of Kings.

Mary Halvorson & John Dieterich: A Tangle of Stars

Monday, October 28, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Guitarists Mary Halvorson and John Dieterich debut their duo album A Tangle of Stars.

Aaron Burnett: Compound Gravity

Tuesday, October 29, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Resident artist saxophonist Aaron Burnett returns with his ensemble the Big Machine to present Compound Gravity.

Astro-Electronics: Tania Caroline Chen & Ikue Mori with guest Jim Staley

Tuesday, November 5, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Sound artists Tania Caroline Chen and Ikue Mori present an astro-electronic acoustic dream dialogue with special guest artist Jim Staley.

Joel Harrison Quintet Featuring Sarodist Anupam Shobhakar with Talujon Percussion Quartet: Still Point: Turning World

Wednesday, November 6, 2019. 8:00 pm
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The guitarist-composer presents the record release for Turning World—music for jazz quartet, sarode, and percussion.

Interpretations: JD Parran | Amir Bey

Thursday, November 7, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Harlem Reunion performs original improvisational compositions by JD Parran and Amir Bey & JD Parran present "Elevated Moon."

RBA: L. Shankar | Music of India

Saturday, November 9, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Master violinist and vocalist L. Shankar (aka Shenkar) performs deeply soulful performances of Indian classical music.

Neil Rolnick: Journey’s End

Tuesday, November 12, 2019. 8:00 pm
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Rolnick is joined by pianist Kathleen Supové, dancers/choreographers Julia Bengtsson and Mauricio Vera, violinist Jennifer Choi, and others.