Source: New York’s ISSUE Project Room.
SARAH DAVACHI / GABI LOSONCY
Fri 26 Jan, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
ISSUE is pleased to present Sarah Davachi and Gabi Losoncy performing new work. Their varying practices span Davachi’s disclosure of the delicate psychoacoustics of intimate aural space to Losoncy’s unlayered, utilitarian audio experiments — both charting critical new contexts for composition & sound art.
BRANDON LOPEZ: FAIRER THAN TONGUE (FOR P. A. CAMPOS) / DUO WITH GERALD CLEAVER
Sat 03 Feb, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
Improviser, composer, and multi-instrumentalist Brandon Lopez opens his 2018 ISSUE residency with the premiere of Fairer Than Tongue, a solo piece for improviser in three movements. The evening also features a duo performance between Lopez and celebrated Detroit-born jazz drummer Gerald Cleaver.
OLIVIA BLOCK / DREW MCDOWALL / LEA BERTUCCI
Sat 10 Feb, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
Olivia Block, Drew McDowall, and Lea Bertucci perform site-responsive solo performances. Each artist observes an individual approach to presenting new work in ISSUE’s theater space, applying the room’s unique acoustics to inform their craft and independent performative methods.
SYNCRETICS SERIES: CRAIG TABORN & KRIS DAVIS
Thu 15 Feb, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
ISSUE presents the debut of its new Syncretics Series, featuring solo and duo performances by artists at highest level of their craft curated by Chris McIntyre. The opening event features two of the most revered and sought-after pianists in the experimental improvisation scene, Craig Taborn and Kris Davis.
SYNCRETICS SERIES: ERIC WUBBELS / ADAM TENDLER
Sat 17 Feb, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
Our recently inaugurated Syncretics Series continues with Eric Wubbels, acclaimed composer, pianist, and co-director of the Wet Ink Ensemble, and Adam Tendler performing a repertoire of works from David Lang, Elodie Lauten, Frances Rose White, and Tom Johnson.
BEATRIZ FERREYRA / ERIC FRYE: OBFUSCATION MORPHOLOGIES
Sat 24 Feb, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
February 24th, ISSUE presents Argentine acousmatic composer Beatriz Ferreyra and Obfuscation Morphologies, a new work by Eric Frye. Though they differ in generation, both composers employ kindred methods for orienting sonic surfaces with signature precision across electroacoustic and computer music.