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.

Jessica Pavone: “Lull” for String Octet and Soloists

Friday, November 19, 2021. 8:00 pm
Composer and violist Jessica Pavone presents the in-person record release concert of Lull—a composition for string octet and soloists in four […]

Interpretations: Mari Kimura / Joseph Kubera

Thursday, November 18, 2021. 8:00 pm
Interpretations returns to Roulette with an evening focusing on the work of composer Mari Kimura and pianist Joseph Kubera.

Bob Bellerue: Radioactive Desire

Wednesday, November 17, 2021. 8:00 pm
Bob Bellerue creates a multidimensional feedback system, and performs with a sextet of improvised reeds, strings, and winds.

RBA: Grigoris Maninakis & his Mikrokosmos Ensemble: Rebetika Music of Greece

Saturday, November 13, 2021. 8:00 pm
Grigoris Maninakis, a major vocalist of traditional and contemporary Greek music, is joined by his Mikrokosmos Ensemble in an engaging […]

RBA: Nibal Malshi & Ensemble: Golden Age of Arab Music & Song

Saturday, November 6, 2021. 8:00 pm
This captivating program of vocal and instrumental works features some of the finest Arab artists living in the US, as well as emerging names in […]

Scott Robinson’s Higher Powers: a Richard M. Powers Centennial Concert

Saturday, October 30, 2021. 8:00 pm
“aRT” presents Scott Robinson’s "Higher Powers": an improvisational multimedia piece celebrating the centennial of artist Richard Powers.

Interpretations: Roscoe Mitchell

Thursday, October 28, 2021. 8:00 pm
Roscoe Mitchell returns to Interpretations for a full evening of chamber works and improvisations.

Charmaine Lee with Joanna Mattrey and Lester St. Louis

Wednesday, October 27, 2021. 8:00 pm
Lee will debut new solo work followed by first time collaboration with Joanna Mattrey and Lester St. Louis.

Ches Smith and We All Break: “Path of Seven Colors” Record Release Show

Tuesday, October 26, 2021. 8:00 pm
Ches Smith and We All Break present the live premiere of their acclaimed record Path of Seven Colors. The album is a symbiosis of Traditional […]

Robert Ashley: eL/Aficionado

Saturday, October 23, 2021. 8:00 pm
In Ashley’s opera about espionage and people who lead double lives, Interrogators debrief and challenge an Agent in musical dialogue.