This Week in New York

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FACE THE MUSIC: CRITICAL MASS WITH CLAIRE CHASE & TRI-CENTRIC FOUNDATION
Face the Music joins forces with flutist Claire Chase, mezzo-soprano Lucy Dhegrae, and musicians of Anthony Braxton’s Tri-Centric Foundation in string quartet, jazz ensemble, improvisation ensemble, and orchestra configurations. The program includes music by Vijay Iyer, Anthony Braxton’s Composition 151, and Kyle Gann’s Cap Wind Rock, written for Dhegrae.
Monday, June 10 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $15-$20
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE, THE CITY OF TOMORROW & NICK DEMAISON
The International Contemporary Ensemble and The City of Tomorrow woodwind quintet present a three-part program featuring works by Ursula Mamlok, Natasha Anderson, and Felipe Lara under the direction of Nick DeMaison. The program includes rarely heard works by Ursula Mamlok alongside two US premieres by Anderson and Lara. Alice Teyssier and The City of Tomorrow feature as soloists.
Monday, June 10 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $18 online, $25 doors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

MIKA STOLTZMAN
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Marimbist Mika Stoltzman performs New York Premieres by Chick Corea, Clarice Assad, and Gordon Stout plus music by J.S. Bach & John Zorn.
Wednesday, June 12 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $40
Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY

CHANGING AND UNCHANGING SOUND
In celebration of the exhibition Changing and Unchanging Things: Noguchi and Hasegawa in Postwar Japan, The Noguchi Museum presents Changing and Unchanging Sound, a musical performance featuring the premiere of a work by Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti, works by Kaija Saariaho, Juri Seo, and improvisations based on paintings by Saburo Hasegawa. Violist Lanzilotti is joined by Johanna Lundy on french horn and the Argus Quartet.
Thursday, June 13 at 6:30 PM
Free
Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road, Queens, NY

VESSELS IN COUNTERPOINT | CHELSEA MUSIC FESTIVAL
unique collaborative performance activating Sounding Body/Listening Body, Swartz’s installation of sound-generating sculptural vessels, on view at High Line Nine.
Thursday, June 13 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20-$50
High Line Nine, 507 West 27th Street, New York, NY

CONFLUSS + SPARK DUO
confluss (Amber Evans, soprano and Sam Zagnit, bass) and Spark Duo (Kate Amrine, trumpet and Ford Fourqurean, clarinets and electronics) join forces for a double set of new works written by LGTBQ composers. confluss performs Herkenning by Rodney Sharman, Three Songs by Jay Julio, Photism by Yaz Lancaster, and excerpts from Sam Zagnit’s own work catalogues. Spark Duo premieres two duos by J.L. Marlour and inti along with the New York premiere of Sam Zagnit’s whispers, for you. In addition to the duo works, Ford plays Rhapsody and Groove by Nicholas Bizub and Kate plays Thoughts and Prayers by Kevin Joust.
Thursday, June 13 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20, $15 students
St. John’s in the Village, 224 Waverly Place, New York, NY

ILLUMINATED BLUE | CHELSEA MUSIC FESTIVAL
The event features composer Jessica Mays and selections by contemporary Icelandic composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir, American icon Amy Beach, and 2019 honoree Clara Schumann.
Friday, June 14 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20-$60
Hauser & Wirth, 548 West 22nd Street, New York, NY

GHOST ENSEMBLE: APOPHENIA/WOLF
Ghost Ensemble features experimental vocalist Carmina Escobar in a large-ensemble concert including four world premieres.
Saturday, June 15 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students
NYPOP, 526 West 26th Street, #314, New York, NY

BEARTHOVEN // KEN THOMSON SEXTET
Bearthoven returns to Arete for a performance of Sarah Hennies’s set-length Spectral Malsconcities. After, the Ken Thomson Sextet plays a set.
Sunday, June 16 at 5:00 PM
Tickets $15
Areté, 67 West Street, Brooklyn, NY

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