John Zorn: Three Fanfares for a Local Hero


This week the Miller Theater at Columbia University hosts a three-concert celebration of his prodigious, wide-ranging compositional output. The first, on Wednesday, focuses on Mr. Zorn’s orchestral writing, including his 1999 violin concerto “Contes de Fées” and the American premiere of “Suppôts et Supplications.” His chamber music is featured on Thursday with a handful of world premieres, and Friday brings a rich helping of his improvisatory Game Pieces from the 1970s and ’80s. (8 p.m., Wednesday through Friday, 2960 Broadway at 116th Street, Morningside Heights, 212-854-7799,