From New York’s Roulette:
Thursday, May 31, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Thurston Moore + Bill Nace + Joe McPhee
Thurston Moore, singer/songwriter/guitarist for Sonic Youth, teams up with free-noise guitarist Bill Nace and avant-jazz saxophonist Joe McPhee.
Saturday, June 2, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Sunday, June 3, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Liz Phillips’ Biyuu
Liz Phillips, a pioneer of interactive sound and video installation art, teams up with Butoh dancer, Mariko Endo Reynolds, to explore the body electric, ground, and tides to reveal a fragile ecosystem. …
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 @ 6:30 pm
Sonic Smithy with Konrad Meissner
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
SIM Big Band
Featuring Ravi Coltrane, Chris Speed, Michael Attias, Loren Stillman, Andrew D’Angelo, Ben Gerstein, Shannon Barnett, Alan Ferber, Tim Albright, Ralph Alessi, Jonathan Finlayson, Steven Bernstein, Dave Ballou, Drew Gress, Guitar-Brad Shepik, Andy Milne, and Tyshawn Sorey
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Margaret Leng Tan “SATIEfaction”
Satie and Satie-inspired music from John Cage, Toby Twining, Federico Mompou and Milos Raickovich, performed on piano and toy piano by Margaret Leng Tan.
Friday, June 8, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Jerome Kitzke & The Mad Coyote – Winter Count
Composer Jerome Kitzke’s work blends jazz, Plains Indian song, and Beat Generation poetry in this performance featuring ETHEL, actor Jennifer Kathryn Marshall, percussionist Barbara Merjan, pianist Sarah Cahill, and accordionist Guy Klucevsek.
June 11 -17, 2012
Vision Festival XVII – Celebrating Joe McPhee, A Lifetime of Achievement
Thursday, June 21, 2012 @ 6:00 pm
Phill Niblock Winter Solstice Event
To celebrate the summer solstice, Phill Niblock presents “Two Lips”, a scored orchestra piece featuring the Dither Guitar Quartet and Neil Leonard playing saxophone with Sax Mix. More to be announced.
Sunday, June 24, 2012 @ 3:00 pm
ROULETTE MUSICIRCUS II
Roulette’s second annual John Cage MUSICIRCUS. First performed in 1967, John Cage’s MUSICIRCUS is simply an invitation for performers to assemble and play together – a “happening” where multiple performances occur simultaneously to create new and unusual configurations. Expect an eclectic assortment of musicians, dancers, video artists, and performance artists from all corners of NYC’s artistic community – coming together for a collage of genres and forms.
Thursday, June 28, 2012 @ 8:00 pm
Berlin based sound artist and performer based in Berlin, working in the area of extended vocal techniques, sound-and visual poetry.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 @ 3:00 pm
Memorial for David Gamper
A Memorial for Sound Artist / Composer David Gamper (1945 – 2011) featuring performances by Pauline Oliveros and Stuart Dempster, David Hykes and Ev Mann, Elliott Schwartz, Christopher Gamper, Gisela Gamper, Stephen Vitiello, John Maxwell Hobbs, Anabella Lenzu, Monique Buzzarté, Douglas Cohen and George Brunner, Cynthia Oliver, Geoff Gersh and Jason Finkelman