November 29, 2016
Reasons of Resonance
8:00PM $20/$15 Students & Seniors
Location: the cell 338 W. 23rd Street, New York City
Solo performance by percussionist/composer Gerry Hemingway of collaborative works with composer Sarah Weaver and visual artist Beth Warshafsky.
“Sound Geometries” – Gerry Hemingway, drumset, Beth Warshafsky, live video
“Node 111” – Gerry Hemingway, drumset, Sarah Weaver, composer
“Reality Axis” – Gerry Hemingway, drumset, Sarah Weaver, composer
With support from Nagual Music and Liminal Music Inc.
December 20, 2016
SLM Ensemble: Solo and Chamber Works for Peace
8:00pm $20/$15 Students & Seniors
Location: the cell 338 W. 23rd St, New York City
Musicians from the SLM Ensemble perform solo and chamber music compositions and improvisations for peace.
Musicians: Jane Ira Bloom, soprano saxophone, Yoon Sun Choi, voice, Julie Ferrara, oboe, english horn, Joe McPhee, saxophone, trumpet, Zafer Tawil, oud, ney, Arab percussion, Dave Taylor, bass trombone, Min Xiao-Fen, pipa, Sarah Weaver, composer, computer
The SLM Ensemble is a New York City based experimental music large ensemble created by co-artistic directors bassist/composer Mark Dresser and conductor/composer Sarah Weaver. The SLM Ensemble performs and records works for large ensemble, solo and chamber works, film/multimedia, and the telematic medium via the internet by Dresser, Weaver, and at times collaborating composers. The modular roster is composed of diverse pioneering musicians of our time. The name SLM is an acronym “Source Liminal Music” as well as a tri-consonantal root of words from several languages that mean “peace”. http://www.slmensemble.org