Tyshawn Sorey Residency at the Kitchen

Source: The Kitchen.

Next month 2017 MacArthur Fellow, Wesleyan University professor and world-renowned composer and multi-instrumentalist Tyshawn Sorey will present an EXCEEDINGLY RARE 3-night New York City appearance in a residency at The Kitchen in Chelsea performing Oct 21st through 23rd with a variety of musicians from a wide spectrum of ages from their 20s to their 70s.

The performance schedule is as follows:

Sunday, October 21, 6pm: Duo with pianist Marilyn Crispell, with whom Sorey has collaborated on and off during the past five years.

Monday, October 22, 8pm: World Premiere – seven pieces for sextet composed during a Rauschenberg Foundation residency this past summer:
Tyshawn Sorey (percussion, other instruments TBA)
Sasha Berliner (vibraphone)
Nick Dunston (bass)
Morgan Guerin (saxophone)
Lex Korten (piano)
Nathan Reising (saxophone)

Tuesday, October 23, 8pm: a newly-formed ensemble that integrates spontaneous composition with elements of freestyle, turntablism, and electronics, featuring
Tyshawn Sorey (percussion, other instruments TBA)
High Priest / HPrizm (electronics and vocals)
Graham Haynes (trumpet)
Val-Inc (electronics, percussion, and turntables)
Brandon Ross (guitar)


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