This Week in New York

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ANTHONY VINE
An evening of world premiere performances of new compositions by San Diego-based composer and guitarist Anthony Vine.
Monday, October 8 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15
Spectrum, 70 Flushing Avenue, Garage A, Brooklyn, NY

THE UNIVERSE IS PULLING APART | ANNE HEGE AND JEN BAKER
Vocalist/composer Anne Hege and trombonist/composer Jen Baker will perform an evening-length work created from the inaugural MAMA residency, supporting creativity, art making, and musical excellence while parenting young children. This work explores the connection between listening, movement, improvisation, and instrument building.
Wednesday, October 10 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15
Areté, 67 West Street, Brooklyn, NY

FREEDOM IS AROUND THE CORNER
Blank Forms presents Freedom is Around the Corner, a Henning Christiansen retrospective marking the first institutional survey of his work in America. Henning Christiansen (1932-2008) was a Danish composer, musician, and artist best known as a pivotal member of the Nordic avant-garde.
Thursday, October 11 to Friday, November 2 from 11:00 AM to 7 PM (Wednesday to Sunday)
Blank Forms, 55 Walker Street, New York, NY

CONVERGENCES I | LIEDERKREIS (JUDITH BERKSON) // OSCAR NORIEGA
Convergences brings together musicians from divergent scenes and communities on shared bills, with the aim of opening up new lines of dialogue and interaction between these practices and their audiences and community members.
Thursday, October 11 at 8:00 PM
Tickets 415
Areté, 67 West Street, Brooklyn, NY

CROSSING THE RUBICON | HOTEL ELEFANT
Hotel Elefant launches its with a program exploring form, negative space, and personal narrative. The evening brings together music by Chaya Czernowin and Philip Glass, and offers the world premiere of artistic director Leaha Maria Villarreal’s Crossing the Rubicon.
Friday, October 12 at 7:00 PM
Pay what you want
ShapeShifter Lab, 18 Whitwell Place, Brooklyn, NY

UNHEARD-OF//ENSEMBLE PERFORMS WORKS BY NY WOMEN COMPOSERS, INC.
Unheard-of//Ensemble performs works by members of the New York Women Composers, Inc., including Eleanor Aversa’s Victory at Arnot and Marilyn Bliss’s Under the Azure Sky, as well as Flannery Cunningham’s Say-So. The concert includes guests Amber Evans, soprano, and Francesca Ferrara, flute.
Saturday, October 13 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students
Areté, 67 West Street, Brooklyn, NY