This Week in New York 

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NEW WORKS BY NEW FOLKS II | FACE THE MUSIC
The teens and tweens of Face the Music premiere two new works for mixed ensemble: Yusei Hata’s A Call From a Guy and Julian Galesi‘s Four Kyles.
Monday, March 14 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20, $15 students/seniors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

THE IVES OF MARCH
Danielle Buonaiuto, Maya Bennardo, and Karl Larson celebrate Charles Ives with a performance of his second violin sonata accompanied by selections from his wide art-song repertoire.
Tuesday, March 15 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

FLYING BACKWARDS
Members of the North/South Chamber Orchestra perform recent works by composers representing three generations and various aesthetic points of view: Benet Casablancas, Christopher Ha Chun, David Colson, Max Lifchitz and Carlos Rodriguez.
Tuesday, March 15 at 8:00 PM
Free
Christ & St Stephen’s Church, 120 West 69th Street, New York, NY

THERE MIGHT BE OTHERS
Rebecca Lazier makes her New York Live Arts debut with her movement-based realization of Terry Riley’s seminal masterpiece In C, performed with a live score by Dan Trueman in collaboration with members of So Percussion and Mobius Percussion.
Wednesday, March 16-19 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15
New York Live Arts, 219 West 19th Street, New York, NY

WILLIAM TYLER, QUINDAR & NICK HALLETT | ECSTATIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
Hear Quindar, featuring art historian James Merle Thomas and Wilco’s Mikael Jorgensen, meld their electronic beats with Tyler’s fusion of rock and lo-fi guitar and Hallett’s eclectic compositions.
Thursday, March 17 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $25, $15 students
Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY

(CON)TEMPORARY (IN)SIGHTS PRESENTS: ALICE TEYSSIER
Alice Teyssier explores the collision of her vocal and instrumental approaches to music in a program for flute, voice and combinations thereof.
Thursday, March 17 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

BROOKLYN NEW MUSIC COLLECTIVE
The Brooklyn New Music Collective presents premieres from Oliver Markson, Beth Levin, and Michael Rose.
Friday, March 18 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

NATURA BRUTA | SPRING REVOLUTION FESTIVAL
NATURA BRUTA will feature multiple art forms including short films by Iranian Americans, performances by established poets, music by Aida Shahghasemi, who fuses her exquisite Persian classical vocal training with indie-rock tendencies, and finally, a midnight show with the multi-media performance of NATURA BRUTA – The Persian Rite of Spring.
Friday, March 18 at 9:00 PM
Tickets $45
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

M. LAMAR, CHARLIE LOOKER & MIVOS QUARTET | ECSTATIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
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Extra Life and Zs founding member Charlie Looker and Mivos Quartet join composer/countertenor M. Lamar for the premiere of Lamar’s Surveillance Punishment and the Black Psyche, a song cycle with art direction by Sabin Calvert.
Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $25, $15 students
Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY

SOLOS & TRIOS: MUSIC OF JEFFREY MUMFORD
The music of Jeffrey Mumford is presented.
Saturday, March 19 at 9:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

RANDOM ACCESS MUSIC: THE HEAVENS DECLARE
Extra performance added! Guy Barash brings his comrades from Random Access Music to Spectrum for one last performance of their string quartet program. RAM players Maya Bennardo (violin), Sabina Torosjan (violin), Liuh-Wen Ting (viola), and Kate Dillingham (cello) perform string quartets by RAM composers Guy Barash, Stephen Cabell, David Fetherolf, Gilbert Galindo, and Frances White.
Sunday, March 20 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

STRING THEORIES I: JOHN CAGE’S TWENTY-THREE | ANDPLAY
The String Orchestra of Brooklyn kicks off their String Theories festival with John Cage’s Twenty-Three followed by the andPlay duo performing works by Robert Honstein, Nicholas Demaison, Fjola Evans, Peter Kramer, and Kristopher Svensson.
Sunday, March 20 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20, $15 students/seniors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY