This Week in New York 

Source: I Care If You Listen.

JG THIRLWELL: CHOLERA NOCEBO
JG Thirlwell presents Cholera Nocebo, a 50 minute electro-acoustic presentation performed with software and sampling, autoharp, prepared piano and small electronic and acoustic objects and instruments.
Tuesday, May 30 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

DOVER QUARTET: CELEBRATING THE RELAUNCH OF DAVID LYNCH’S TWIN PEAKS
The Dover Quartet offers a program celebrating the relaunch of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks. The program will feature a pre-world-premiere sneak peak at selections from Daniel Schlosberg’s Twin Peak Fantasy – a musical kaleidoscope of Angelo Badalamenti’s renowned score of the original TV series. The Dover Quartet will also perform David Ludwig’s Pale Blue Dot, Caroline Shaw’s Plan & Elevation, and music from Angelo Badalamenti’s original score to Twin Peaks.
Tuesday, May 30 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY

ELECTRIC LADY | ASHLEY JACKSON
Harpist Dr. Ashley Jackson brings her latest project Electric Lady to 1 Rivington. Centered around her collaborations with New York-based composer Danielle Eva Schwob, it is a celebration of contemporary solo and chamber works written by female composers, whose works form the heart of this engaging program.
Wednesday, May 31 at 6:30 PM
Tickets $10-$20
Metropolis Ensemble, 1 Rivington Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY

THE M6: MEREDITH MONK’S THIRD GENERATION
The M6, a vocal ensemble dedicating to performing more rarely heard compositions by Meredith Monk as well as new material, performs a collection of solo and group works, including the world premiere of a yet to be titled work for six voices.
Wednesday, May 31 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

BEYOND | LOS ANGELES PERCUSSION QUARTET
LAPQ makes its New York debut with a program marking the release of its latest surround-sound recording, Beyond, out June 16 on Sono Luminus. Andrew McIntosh’s I Hold the Lion’s Paw is the centerpiece, with works by National Sawdust composer-in-residence Ellen Reid, Pulitzer Prize finalist Christopher Cerrone, Anna Thorsvaldsdottir, and others in the mix.
Thursday, June 1 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $29
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

AND SO IT BEGINS | DEBRA KAY
This concert features a performance of composer Debra Kay’s work And So It Begins for saxophone and string orchestra .
Thursday, June 1 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $25
St. Peter’s Church, 619 Lexington Ave., New York, NY

NOT LESS THAN THE GOOD
Commissioned by New Thread Quartet and composed by David Morneau, this world premiere of Not Less Than the Good simulates a sunrise by combining the meditative playing of the saxophone quartet with ambient synthesizers and sounds recorded during the pre-dawn and early morning hours at Walden Pond. The hour-long performance is punctuated by readings of excerpts from Henry David Thoreau’s Walden performed by poet J. D. McClatchy.
Friday, June 2 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $25, $20 members, free for students with ID
The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Avenue, New York, NY

CURATED BY MEREDITH MONK: SONG OUT! FOLK ‘N’ POP FANTASIES
A new group consisting of Dick Connette, Rachelle Garniez, Mimi Goese, Steve Elson, Kevin Kuhn, Derek Nievergelt, and Karen Waltuch perform songs from Connette’s 2017 album Oysters Ice Cream Lemonade. The songs will be performed by the instrumental ensemble in various combinations, and will feature guest vocalists Suzzy Roche and Ana Egge.
Friday, June 2 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

PETER ASKIM AND JENNIFER KOH | THE NEXT FESTIVAL OF EMERGING ARTISTS
Violinist Jennifer Koh joins the artists of The Next Festival of Emerging Artists in a program of contemporary works for string orchestra. Led by Artistic Director Peter Askim, the performance will include Anna Clyne’s Rest These Hands, written for Ms. Koh, as well as the music of living composers.
Sunday, June 4 at 4:00 PM
Tickets $25
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

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