May at Roulette

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From Roulette:

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Wadada Leo Smith’s “Ten Freedom Summers” – Night 1 Night 1 of the 3 part New York premiere of Wadada Leo Smith’s epic cycle about the American Civil Rights movement, “Ten Freedom Summers”
THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Wadada Leo Smith’s “Ten Freedom Summers” – Night 2 Night 2 of the 3 part New York premiere of Wadada Leo Smith’s epic cycle about the American Civil Rights movement, “Ten Freedom Summers”
FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Wadada Leo Smith’s “Ten Freedom Summers” – Night 3 Night 3 of the 3 part New York premiere of Wadada Leo Smith’s epic cycle about the American Civil Rights movement, “Ten Freedom Summers”
MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Craig Taborn Trio Pianist Craig Taborn of ECM Records leads his dynamic trio in an exploration of new dimensions in improvisational virtuosity
THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

[INTERPRETATIONS] Marty Ehrlich “Plowshares People”: String Quartet & Woodwinds // Brandon Ross: “For Living Lovers” A New York premiere of Ehrlich’s new string quartet and a special performance by guitarist Brandon Ross’ exceptional acoustic ensemble
FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Jennifer Choi in “European Night” w/ special guests Michael Nicolas & Pala Garcia An ethereal set of string duos and solo works by Jennifer Choi
SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013 @ 1:00 PM ROULETTE KIDS

[ROULETTE KIDS!] Brooklyn Phil Youth Orchestra Concert Directed and conducted by Nicole Federici, violinist/composer Jason Kao Hwang joins the Brooklyn Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, performing works by Butch Morris, Heinrich Biber, Charlie Chaplan, and others….
SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013 @ 8:00 PM COMMUNITY EVENT

World Music Institute presents Gerardo Contino – Cuba to Brooklyn! An electrifying night of simba, a street-savy infusion of salsa, funk, R&B & Afro-Cuban jazz, led by the dynamic bandleader Gerado Contino
SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2013 @ 7:30 PM

Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin // Co La A performance of a dynamic collaboration, “Instrumental Tourist,” a nexus of cutting-edge software programming, sonic explorations & post-jazz improvisation…
THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013 @ 8:30 PM

Amy X Neuburg // Sideband The Bay Area’s ‘avant-cabaret’ songstress is joined by Sideband in an eclectic electronic, computer-based improvisational music
SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

PRISM Quartet performs with Nick Didkovsky & Thomas Dimuzio Prism performs “Ice Cream Time” for electric guitar, an onslaught of saxophones & computer processing
MONDAY, MAY 20, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Doron Sadja “DON’T MAKE ME” An evening of highly-controlled chaos in an orchestration of lush synthesizers & dense noise with a high-intensity light show
TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

[EAR HEART MUSIC] Build: Fugue A performance of Matt McBane’s new chamber opera, “Fugue,” for solo voice & chorus, feat. choreography by Laura Diffenderfer
THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Sheri Wills w/ KHORIKOS – “King Lavra” A capella ensemble, KHORIKOS, join video artist Sheri Wills to perform Czech composer Jan Juirasek’s micro-opera, “King Lavra”
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013 @ 7:30 PM

Movement Research Spring Festival 2013 – In My House The Movement Research Spring Festival 2013 present “In My House”
SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2013 @ 7:30 PM

Movement Research Spring Festival 2013 – Burning Down the House The Movement Research Spring Festival 2013 present “Burning Down the House”
WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Andrew Lafkas – Jerome Commission A refreshing approach to collective intuition in ensemble music by composer & doublebassist Andrew Lafkas
THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

SHOWPAPER Presents Showpaper curates another showcase evening of unique collaborations in text, sound & video
FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2013 @ 8:00 PM

Rinde Eckert & Ned Rothenberg – Five Beasts Rinde Eckert & Ned Rothenberg present an expanded the vision of “Five Beasts,” wherein men & women are “seen as if by an animal”