MILFORD GRAVES & SHAHZHAD ISMAILY / MARINA ROSENFELD / CHARMAINE LEE
Thu 06 Sep, 2018, 8pm, First Unitarian Congregational Society
ISSUE’s fall season opens with legendary experimental jazz artist Milford Graves, performing with renowned multi-instrumentalist Shahzad Ismaily. The evening also features a performance by composer and artist Marina Rosenfeld, as well as improvising vocalist Charmaine Lee. Join as an ISSUE Member for a free ticket!
JAMES K: VENOMIST CHOIR WITH LOU DALLAS
Exact Date & Time TBA with New York Fashion Week Schedule
James K premieres Venomist Choir, a piece exploring how voice, and more specifically the mouth, operates as a subversive architecture, vessel, & stage. The piece is an electroacoustic composition & multimedia choreography embedded within an official New York Fashion Week show by art/fashion imprint Lou Dallas.
CHARLEMAGNE PALESTINE & STEVE DALACHINSKY / DAWN KASPER
Sat 15 Sep, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
Legendary composer-performer Charlemagne Palestine performs alongside stalwart NYC poet Steve Dalachinsky as a part of the the 2018 Brooklyn Book Festival, co-presented with BOMB Magazine. Interdisciplinary artist Dawn Kasper opens the evening, enacting part two of a new improvisation titled A, B, C : 0, 1, 2, 3.
LEILA BORDREUIL: EPISODES ET MUTATIONS PERFORMED BY DORON SADJA AND MIVOS QUARTET
Wed 26 Sep, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
ISSUE is pleased to present the premiere of Episodes et Mutations, an immersive performance + light installation by Leila Bordreuil & Doron Sadja. The performance is presented as a part of the French Institute Alliance Française’s Crossing The Line Festival and is performed by celebrated ensemble MIVOS quartet.
ASHLEY PAUL & ANTHONY COLEMAN / M LAMAR
Sat 06 Oct, 2018, 8pm, 22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn
ISSUE welcomes back Ashley Paul, performing alongside longtime mentor and renowned pianist-composer Anthony Coleman. The evening also features artist M Lamar presenting American Cuck, a multimedia video, environmental installation, and musical performance exploring the maintenance of white supremacy.