This Week in New York 

Oliveros (right) playing in Mexico City in 2006

Source: I CARE IF YOU LISTEN.

REMEMBERING PAULINE OLIVEROS
The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) and the Park Avenue Armory host an open commemoration of the life and work of Pauline Oliveros on Monday, February 6 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. From 4pm to 8pm, there will be installations, meditations, stories, and performances followed by a concert at 8 PM.
Sunday, February 6 at 4:00 PM
Free
Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Ave, New York, NY

LONGLEASH WITH ANNE LANZILOTTI
Kettle Corn New Music presents the chamber music trio Longleash with special guest Anne Lanzilotti in a program exploring the relationships between contemporary American and Scandinavian music. The program features works by Scandinavian composers Saariaho, Abrahamsen, and Thorvaldsdottir paired with Americans Wollschleger and Marshall.
Saturday, February 11 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $20
Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue, New York, NY

KRONOS QUARTET
Kronos returns to Zankel Hall with its next set of Fifty for the Future works. The program also includes additional works unrelated to Fifty for the Future.
Saturday, February 11 at 7:30 PM
Limited Availability
Carnegie Hall, Zankel Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY

FIVE BOROUGH SONGBOOK VOLUME II | 5 BOROUGHS MUSIC FESTIVAL
Commissioned in honor of the 5 Boroughs Music Festival’s 10th anniversary season, the Five Borough Songbook, Volume II features music by Matthew Aucoin, Lembit Beecher, Conrad Cummings, Jonathan Dawe, Evan Fein, Daniel Felsenfeld, Herschel Garfein, Whitney George, Marie Incontrera, Laura Kaminsky, Libby Larsen, Hannah Lash, Missy Mazzoli, Jessie Montgomery, Robert Paterson, Paola Prestini, Kevin Puts, Kamala Sankaram, Gregory Spears and Bora Yoon.
Saturday, February 11 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $30-$40, $20 students/seniors
DiMenna Center for Classical Music, Cary Hall, 450 W 37th Street, New York, NY

I ♥ STEEL PAN | THE KNIGHTS
This program by The Knights is an intimate performance with Rome Prize-winner, composer, and steel pan performer Andy Akiho. The program includes the world premiere of his Septet for steel pan, percussion, piano and string quartet, as well as works by Jaco Pastorius, Osvaldo Golijov, and Biagio Marini.
Saturday, February 11 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $18 advance, $21 at door
BRIC House Ballroom, 647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY

FIVE BOROUGH SONGBOOK VOLUME II | 5 BOROUGHS MUSIC FESTIVAL
Commissioned in honor of the 5 Boroughs Music Festival’s 10th anniversary season, the Five Borough Songbook, Volume II features music by Matthew Aucoin, Lembit Beecher, Conrad Cummings, Jonathan Dawe, Evan Fein, Daniel Felsenfeld, Herschel Garfein, Whitney George, Marie Incontrera, Laura Kaminsky, Libby Larsen, Hannah Lash, Missy Mazzoli, Jessie Montgomery, Robert Paterson, Paola Prestini, Kevin Puts, Kamala Sankaram, Gregory Spears and Bora Yoon.
Sunday, February 12 at 3:00 PM
Tickets $25, $15 seniors, $10 students
Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Queens, NY
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JOSEPH HOUSTON + AISHA ORAZBAYEVA: FOR JOHN CAGE
The piano + violin duo of Joseph Houston and Aisha Orazbayeva give a rare performance of Morton Feldman’s 1982 composition, For John Cage. The 75 minute performance will run without pause. The piece unfolds with slow, fragile gestures, often repeated with minute rhythmic variations, and always operating on the edges of audibility.
Sunday, February 12 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

UNHEARD-OF//ENSEMBLE
Unheard-of//Ensemble celebrates the incredible impact The Firehouse Space has had on the New York new music community in a tribute to 246 Frost Street, the venue’s upcoming move, and to the Firehouse’s long future. Unheard-of performs Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time and Jesse Jone’s Snippet Variations. This concert, happening on the last day of The Firehouse Space’s performance calendar, honors the timelessness of the space where some of New York’s most innovative ensembles got their start.
Sunday, February 12 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $10
The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY

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