This Week in New York 

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BROOKLYN YOUTH CHORUS ALBUM RELEASE – SILENT VOICES
The Brooklyn Youth Chorus celebrates the release of their album Silent Voices, which includes works by Caroline Shaw, Nico Muhly, Shara Nova, Toshi Reagon, Jeff Beal, Mary Kouyoumdjian, Ellis Ludwig-Leone, Kamala Sankaram, and Paul Miller/DJ Spooky.
Tuesday, November 6 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $25-$30
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY

QUBIT PRESENTS LEA BERTUCCI, JENNA LYLE AND CHLOE THOMPSON
Lea Bertucci returns state from a European tour to play some of her recent music. Jenna Lyle is coming in from Chicago to perform Louise and Chloe Alexandra Thompson will fly in from Portland for a solo set called Metonymy.
Wednesday, November 7 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Project Q, 1850 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY

THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER, PAIRED – CONCERT I
Mahan Esfahani returns for two harpsichord recitals featuring J.S. Bach’s treasured Well-Tempered Clavier. For the first evening, Esfahani pairs selections from Bach’s work with a world premiere commission by George Lewis.
Wednesday, November 7 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $30-$50
Miller Theatre, 2960 Broadway, New York, NY

PERIDOT DUO / BOX NOT FOUND
Peridot (vocal duo of Rose Hegele and Stephanie Lamprea) and Box Not Found (violin/clarinet duo of Natalie Calma and Kevin Price) team up for a double bill of contemporary chamber music and commissions.
Friday, November 9 at 6:00 PM
Free
Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY

GOLDEN HORNET’S THE SOUND OF SCIENCE
National Sawdust presents the World Premiere of Golden Hornet’s The Sound of Science, an evening-length concert presenting eight brand-new pieces of music by seven composers. Written for amplified cello and electronics, all pieces will be performed by cellist Jeffrey Zeigler.
Saturday, November 10 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $29
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

THE 2018 PROGRESSIVE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
The 3rd annual Progressive Chamber Music Festival, curated by the Sirius Quartet, will feature Sirius Quartet, Neue Vocalsolisten, David Krakauer, Kathleen Tagg, Erik Friedlander, String Noise, Richard Sussman, and Rob Mosher’s Brooklynburg.
Saturday, November 10& Sunday, November 11 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20, $30 two-day pass
Spectrum, 70 Flushing Avenue, Garage A, Brooklyn, NY

JOAN TOWER AND FRIENDS
National Sawdust will celebrate Joan Tower in honor of her 80th birthday, featuring an afternoon of music curated by Tower herself and featuring music written exclusively by female composers, including Jennifer Higdon, Tania León, and Julia Wolfe.
Sunday, November 11 at 4:00 PM
Tickets $29 online, $34 at door
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

MUSIC FUTURE VOL. 5 | JOE HISAISHI AND DAVID LANG
Music Future is a concert series started in 2014 by composer, conductor, and pianist Joe Hisaishi. Intended to introduce the latest in contemporary classical music, Music Future includes works from composers Arnold Schoenberg, John Adams, David Lang, Philip Glass, and Bryce Dessner performed by the Future Orchestra. In addition, Hisaishi presents a newly composed work each year. This year, David Lang will join Music Future at Carnegie Hall.
Sunday, November 11 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $59-$99
Carnegie Hall, Zankel Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY

100 FOR 100: MUSICAL DECADES OF FREEDOM
In celebration of the centennial of Polish independence, the International Contemporary Ensemble partners with the Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne and the Polish Cultural Institute New York to present 100 for 100: Musical Decades of Freedom. Steven Schick will lead performances of works by five contemporary Polish composers: Agata Zubel, Paweł Mykietyn, Lidia Zielinska, Tadeusz Wielecki, and Aleksander Nowak.
Sunday, November 11 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $18 online, $25 at door
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

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