This Week in New York

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BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
The program includes the New York premiere of Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello, Bayan, and Orchestra by Russian composer Sofia Gubaidulina, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall for its 125 Commissions Project and featuring guest soloists Baiba Skride (violin), Harriet Krijgh (cello), and Elsbeth Moser (bayan). The work is performed alongside Shostakovich’s “Leningrad” Symphony.
Tuesday, March 28 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $24.50 to $151
Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY

A DANCE THAT EMPTIES & BLADE OF LOVE
Roulette presents Dance That Empties, a newly commissioned long-form composition from tenor saxophonist Travis Laplante. The evening will also feature Laplante’s saxophone quartet Battle Trance performing the album-length composition Blade of Love.
Wednesday, March 1 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15 to $20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

MISATO MOCHIZUKI | COMPOSER PORTRAITS
Miller Theatre features composer Misato Mochizuki in this composer portrait, featuring performances by Yarn/Wire and JACK Quartet.
Thursday, March 2 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20-$30
Miller Theatre, 2960 Broadway, New York, NY

MODERN VOICES, THEN AND NOW
Focused on the music of our time, this program pairs works of world composers/performers Nico Muhly, Nadia Sirota, Caroline Shaw, and Andy Akiho with pieces by the winners of PUBLIQuartet’s national emerging composers competition, PUBLIQ Access.
Friday, March 3 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $40
Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium, 1000 5th Avenue, New York, NY

COMPCORD BIG BAND NY, NY | COMPCORD FESTIVAL
The six-concert festival will launch at The Cutting Room, with the CompCord Big Band premiering 10 compositions. Composers will include Kinan Azmeh, as well as Dan Cooper, John Clark, Anthony Branker, Joseph Martin Waters, and others.
Friday, March 3 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
The Cutting Room, 44 East 32nd Street, New York, NY

LEILA BORDREUIL: VOID AND DISMISSAL
For her third and final performance as a 2016 Artist-In-Residence, Leila Bordreuil premieres Void and Dismissal — a collaborative piece developed by Bordreuil and composer, guitarist and vocalist Austin Julian (Sediment Club, Sunk Heaven). Featuring Tamio Shiraishi (alto sax) and Julia Santoli (spatialized amplifiers), the piece combines music and performance art within an operatic structure using homemade instruments and creative amplification methods.
Friday, March 3 at 8:00 PM
Free ($10 suggested donation)
ISSUE Project Room, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn, NY

NEW MUSIC FOR ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS | OPENICE
This concert features Levy Lorenzo, Monte Weber, Dennis Sullivan, Viola Yip, and electronics OpenICE students with composer Monte Weber.
Friday, March 3 at 8:00 PM
Free
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street, New York, NY

GUITAR. PIANO. SINE TONES
Assaf Gidron, Teodora Stepančić, and Elliot Simpson perform music by Larry Polansky, Alvin Lucier, Samuel Vriezen, and Manfred Werder.
Friday, March 3 at 8:30 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, Second Floor, New York, NY

CURATED BY MEREDITH MONK: DON BYRON: WORKS FOR QUARTET
Don Byron, Blair McMillen, Cornelius Dufallo, and Wendy Sutter join forces to premiere new works for quartet by Don Byron and works by Anton Webern, Erik Satie and Olivier Messiaen.
Saturday, March 4 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

SOLO SETS | OPENICE
This concert features solo sets by Nuiko Wadden and Gareth Flowers.
Saturday, March 4 at 8:00 PM
Free
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street, New York, NY

SOLO SETS | OPENICE
This concert features solo sets by Alice Teyssier and Ryan Muncy.
Sunday, March 5 at 6:00 PM
Free
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street, New York, NY

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