This Week in New York 

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COVERING HOME
An evening of storytelling and song that explores ideas of home, loss, and migration. The program showcases abstracted covers of traditional song performed by singular singer/violinist and Pulitzer-Prize winning composer Caroline Shaw; music by Korean-American composer, vocalist, and performing sound artist Bora Yoon; and the work of multi-instrumentalist/composer Shelley Washington, who will perform a solo piece on the baritone saxophone.
Tuesday, October 1 at 7:30 PM
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

WADADA LEO SMITH WITH PHEEROAN AKLAFF AKIRA SAKATA & CHIKAMORACHI
This iteration of Blank Forms features trumpeter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer Wadada Leo Smith.
Thursday, October 3 at 8:00 PM
Brooklyn Music School Theater, 126 St Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX
Contemporary music and multimedia group ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX presents an all-Italian program in collaboration with mezzo-soprano Kathleen Roland, featuring music by composers Salvatore Sciarrino and Patricia Alessandrini.
Friday, October 4 at 7:30 PM
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY

ANDPLAY
Join violin/viola duo andPlay for an evening of music, drinks, and treats to celebrate the release of its debut CD, playlist. andPlay’s performances at the event include two works featured on the album: David Bird’s Apocrypha and Clara Iannotta’s Limun, plus a preview of a new work by Adam Roberts. Opening for andPlay, the composer/cellist/vocalist Meaghan Burke performs a set of original songs for voice and cello.
Friday, October 4 at 7:30 PM
Metropolis Ensemble, 1 Rivington Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY