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.

Brandon Lopez

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 8:00 pm
Bassist Brandon Lopez plays with new a string trio with violinists Gabby Fluke-Mogul and Marina Kifferstein.

Stephen Gauci and Cooper-Moore

Friday, September 25, 2020. 8:00 pm
Fresh off of a seven month residency at Brooklyn’s Happylucky no.1, and with three recent recordings under their belt, iconic avant jazz […]

Sylvie Courvoisier Trio featuring Drew Gress & Kenny Wollesen

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 8:00 pm
One of the most creative pianists in the Downtown scene Sylvie Courvoisier brings her trio with bassist Drew Gress and drummer Kenny Wollesen to […]

María Grand & Amirtha Kidambi

Friday, October 2, 2020. 8:00 pm
Maria Grand and Amirtha Kidambi embark on their first duo collaboration, exploring the timbral and expressive combinations of their voices and […]

Luke Stewart + Leila Bordreuil: Works for Feedback Ensemble

Saturday, October 3, 2020. 8:00 pm
Luke Stewart and Leila Bordreuil lead a raucous group in the world premiere performance of a new work for feedback ensemble, in which each […]

Morgan Guerin: Wishes

Thursday, October 8, 2020. 8:00 pm
The composer and multi-instrumentalist Morgan Guerin presents his Roulette commission, Wishes – a premiere in two parts drawing inspiration […]

Chris Cochrane: How Will We Recognize Each Other

Friday, October 9, 2020. 8:00 pm
Downtown staple and guitarist Chris Cochrane organizes an evening of noise, improvisation, celebration, and recognition through song with an […]

Anastasia Clarke: Ego Death Repair Tool Kit I

Saturday, October 10, 2020. 8:00 pm
A meditative listening experience with crystal singing bowls and electronics to be experienced lying down.

Matthew Shipp: The Piano Equation

Matthew Shipp
Saturday, October 17, 2020. 8:00 pm
A to-be vivid solo piano concert by Matthew Shipp, who continues to hone his singular cosmic musical language in his 60th year of life.

Cecilia Lopez + Lars Laumann: El Porvenir: August 1996

Tuesday, October 20, 2020. 8:00 pm
El Porvenir: August 1996 is a collaborative work by composer Cecilia Lopez and visual artist Lars Laumann, based on footage of a skating […]