A Closer Listen Reviews

English: Julia Kent at the Primavera Sound Fes...
English: Julia Kent at the Primavera Sound Festival 2011. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

From A Closer Listen:

Yann Novak ~ Blue.Hour
Lyken ~ The Terrestrial Sea
Ruhe ~ Easing / Organs
Tom Green ~ Low Tide: Cinematic Archive 1
Radere ~ Dreamless
Stephan Mathieu ~ Un Coeur Simple
Julia Kent ~ Character
William Ryan Fritch ~ The Waiting Room OST
Skye’s Diamond ~ Wolf EP
Ben Fleury-Steiner ~ Clearings

More March New York Shows

Charming Hostess 4
Charming Hostess 4 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

From Extended Techniques, show additional shows we have not listed here so far.

SATURDAY, MARCH 9
8:00 pm Charming Hostess
VENUE: Barbes
DETAILS: Charming Hostess performs music from The Bowls Project. The Bowls Project offers a visceral, personal connection to daily life 1500 years ago in the region now known as Iraq. For this show, Charming Hostess is Jewlia Eisenberg, Marika Hughes and Brandon Seabrook.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15
8:00 pm Berio/Razzi/Simonini for live video projection, prepared piano and percussion
VENUE: the firehouse space
DETAILS: “REDROCKS”: MATTEO RAMON AREVALOS- piano, prepared piano and percussion, CHIARA ZENZANI- performer, video projection

SATURDAY, MARCH 16
8:00 pm Vocal Electrofolk: Africa to New York with Kronos Quartet’s cellist Jeffrey Zeigler, clarinetist David Krakauer and many special guests.
VENUE: The Greene Space
DETAILS: Presented in partnership with Original Music Workshop, this evening bridges bold new vocal styles from New York and Africa through two special acts. Vocalist and improviser Helga Davis joins esteemed Kronos Quartet cellist Jeffrey Zeigler, clarinetist David Krakauer and other special guests in an evening of newly written and improvised works that range from Mexican electronica to their own musings. The Zimbabwean vocalist Netsayi joins the evening with Black Pressure — a band that features Zimbabwe’s most gifted musicians.
http://www.thegreenespace.org/events/thegreenespace/2013/mar/16/vocal-electrofolk-africa-to-new-york

THURSDAY, MARCH 21
7:00 pm The New England Conservatory Improvisation Festival with Anthony Coleman, Matt Darriau, Frank London and more.
VENUE: Barbes
DETAILS: Celebrating 40 Years of Contemporary Improvisation at New England Conservatory. Curated by Anthony Coleman and Ashley Paul, this Festival will feature performances by NEC alumni Matt Darriau, Frank London, Ashley Paul, Cuddle Magic, Mat Maneri, Andrew Hock, Judith Berkson and more..

TUESDAY, MARCH 26
7:30 pm Attacca Quartet: String Quartets of John Adams
VENUE: Le Poisson Rouge
DETAILS: http://www.lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/attacca-quartet-string-quartets-of-john-adams-march-26th-2013/

FRIDAY, MARCH 29
8:00 pm Todd Reynolds and Vicky Chow:
VENUE: Spectrum
DETAILS: Violin and Piano music of Neil Rolnick

SUNDAY, MARCH 31
8:00 pm Aidan Baker
VENUE: Big Snow Buffalo Lounge
DETAILS: http://bigsnowbk.tumblr.com/

DMG Newsletter March 1st, 2013

Keith Tippett
Keith Tippett (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

From DMG:

Keith Tippett & Giovanni Maier! Evan Parker & Agusti Fernandez! Peter Brotzmann & Konstrukt! Herb Robertson Trio! Hermann Szobel! Satoko Fujii/Natsuki Tamura Ma-Do! Bill Frisell Disfarmer DVD! Soft Machine Legacy! Absolute Zero with Jon Irabagon! Benoit Delbecq/Fred Hersch Double Trio!

Phil Minton & Audrey Chen! Steve Gauci/Kenny Wessel/Michael Bisio/Jeremy Carlstedt! Reut Regev R*Time+Jean-Paul Bourelly! Rodrigo Amado/Jeb Bishop! Merzbow & Oren Ambarchi! Olivier Messiaen/Kaija Saariaho! GSI Sessions: Ben Gerstein & Eric Harland!

Steven Wilson! Chris Clark/Peter Epstein! Jacob Wick Hungary Cowboy! Julie Tippetts/Martin Archer Qt! Andrew Lafkas! Israel Quellet! H E Erwin Walther! Art Blakey/Lee Morgan Complete 1958 Show! Mancini’s Peter Gunn – Complete Recordings! MJQ Atlantic 5CD Box! Rashied Ali New Directions

Masahiko Togashi! Happy the Man! Arthur Blythe/David Eyges/Bruce Ditmas! Iannis Xenakis! Keith Tippett Group! Bernard Parmegiani! Ian Matthews! Cressida! The Gods! Chicken Shack! Tir Na Nog! Pavlov’s Dog + Bill Bruford! Caravan Pink & Grey 2LP! McDonald & Giles! And-a More!

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The DMG Free Weekly In-Store Performance Series Continues in 2013 With:

This Sunday, March 3rd Double-Header:
6pm: DAVID GROLLMAN & RYAN KRAUSE – Snare Drum & Voice!
7pm: YONI KRETZMER & JAMES ILGENFRITZ – Tenor Sax & Contrabass!

Sunday, March 10th Double-Header:
6pm: GALACTIC SOUND LAB!
7pm: BONNIE KANE & CHRIS WELCOME – Alto Sax & Guitar Duo!

Sunday, March 17th Double Header:
6pm: Cancellation – Trying to fill?
7pm: TASOS STAMOU – Prepared Zither & Homemade Electronics!

Sunday, March 24th Double-Header:
6pm: ROSS HAMMOND & CATHERINE SIKORA – Guitar & Tenor Sax!
7pm: KYOKO KITAMURA & ANN RHODES – Perform Vocal Music of Anthony Braxton!

Sunday, March 31st Double-Header:
6pm: CHERYL PYLE & NICOLAS LETMAN-BURTINOVIC – Flute & Acoustic Bass!
7pm: SEAN ALI & JAKE HENRY – Acoustic Bass & Trumpet!

Sunday, April 7th:
6pm: DANIEL CARTER & DISSIPATED FACE [STEVE X DREAM & BEN FACE] – Reunion & Record Release Set!

Sunday, April 14th:
6pm: PHILIP GREENLIEF & INGRID LAUBROCK – Two Great Saxists!

Sunday, April 21st Double-Header:
6pm: DAVE ROSS – Guitar!
7pm: ELLIOTT LEVIN & DENIS BEURET – Philly Reeds/Poet & Swiss Trombonist!