Source: Ars Nova Workshop.
Sunday, June 10 – 8:00pm
JEFF PARKER’S THE NEW BREED
with Jeff Parker, electric guitar; Josh Johnson, alto saxophone + keyboards; Paul Bryan, electric bass guitar + synth; and Makaya McCraven, drums + sampler
+ INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE (ICE) performs PAULINE OLIVEROS: Sound Listening (2013) for amplified table and ensemble
with Joshua Rubin, clarinet; Rebekah Heller, bassoon; Ryan Muncy, saxophone; Jacob Greenberg, Indian Harmonium; Ross Karre, percussion; Nathan Davis, percussion; Levy Lorenzo, electronics; and Phyllis Chen, toy piano and accordion
Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 Frankford Avenue
$18 General Admission
DREAM BILL ALERT! Ars Nova is pleased to present the Philadelphia debut of Tortoise’s Jeff Parker and The New Breed. The evening begins with a performance of Pauline Oliveros’s Sound Listening for amplified table and ensemble.
Details and tickets: http://www.arsnovaworkshop.com/events/jeff-parkers-new-breed-06-10-2018
Friday, June 15 – 8:00pm
DAVID MURRAY / KAHIL EL’ZABAR DUO
with David Murray, saxophone; and Kahil El’Zabar, percussion
Ars Nova is pleased to welcome two legendary modern jazz musicians – saxophonist David Murray and percussionist Kahil El’Zabar – in an intimate setting.
Philadelphia Art Alliance, 251 S. 18th Street
$25 General Admission
Sunday, June 17 – 8:00pm
PAAL NILSSEN-LOVE LARGE UNIT
with Thomas Johansson (NO), cornet and flugelhorn; Mats Äleklint (SE), trombone; Julie Kjær (DK), alto saxophone and flute; Klaus Holm (NO), alto and baritone saxophone; Per Åke Holmlander (SE), tuba; Ketil Gutvik (NO), electric guitar; Tommi Keranen (FIN), electronics; Kalle Moberg (NO), accordion; Jon Rune Strøm (NO), double and electric bass; Christian Meaas Svendsen (NO), double and electric bass; Andreas Wildhagen (NO), drums and percussion; and Paal Nilssen-Love (NO), drums and percussion
Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad Street
$15 General Admission
This powerhouse Scandinavian large ensemble makes its very first appearance in Philadelphia to tear the roof off of Boot & Saddle.
Details and tickets: http://www.arsnovaworkshop.com/events/paal-nilssen-loves-large-unit-06-17-2018