This Week in New York 

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CECILIA LOPEZ: DOS (TRES) / BIFURCATIONS WITH AKI ONDA
For the first concert of her 2019 Roulette residency, artist/composer Cecilia Lopez will present a two-part program, which explores different scales of sound spatiality in Roulette’s theater. The program will begin with Dos (tres) written for brass trio and electronics. The second part of the evening will feature Bifurcations, the first collaboration between Lopez and composer and artist Aki Onda.
Monday, March 18 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $18 online, $25 doors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

TALKING GONG: ALEX PEH, CLAIRE CHASE, KYAW KYAW NAING, SUSIE IBARRA
Pianist Alex Peh teams up with percussionists Susie Ibarra, Kyaw Kyaw Naing, and flutist Claire Chase to perform new works inspired by rhythm—both interior and exterior, ancient and contemporary—written for percussion, piano, and flute by composers Susie Ibarra, Kit Young, Kyaw Kyaw Naing and Phyllis Chen.
Tuesday, March 19 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $18 online, $25 doors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

FORWARD MUSIC PROJECT 2.0: IN THIS SKIN
Comprising six new works from five female composers — Alex Temple, Shelley Washington, Kamala Sankaram, Niloufar Nourbakhsh, and National Sawdust Co-Founder and Artistic Director Paola Prestini — for solo cello, Forward Music Project 2.0 highlights issues of sex positivity, trans rights, pleasure and pain, gender nonconformity, fashion and dignity, hysteria, BDSM, and more. These new compositions push the boundaries of traditional cello writing, and incorporate an array of special tools and effects to heighten the cello’s expressive potential.
Wednesday, March 20 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $20
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY