Source: Philadelphia’s Ars Nova Workshop.
TUESDAY, MARCH 10
Jeff Parker & The New Breed
Ars Nova Workshop is thrilled to present the return of guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, producer and composer Jeff Parker with his eclectic and autobiographical ensemble The New Breed.
THURSDAY, MARCH 12
Sun of Goldfinger
Please join us for a performance by Sun of Goldfinger, an exploratory trio featuring three Ars Nova Workshop favorites: guitarist David Torn, saxophonist Tim Berne, and percussionist Ches Smith.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18
Please join us for the very first Philadelphia performance from Caterina Barbieri, “one of the modular synth’s brightest and most singular new voices.” (Pitchfork)
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25
Natural Information Society / Xylouris White
Please join us for a very special double bill featuring two uncategorizable ensembles: Joshua Abrams’ Natural Information Society and Xylouris White.
THURSDAY, MARCH 26
2nd Annual Fundraiser
Honoring Marshall Allen
The board and staff of Ars Nova Workshop invite you to our second annual fundraiser. This year we honor Sun Ra Arkestra maestro Marshall Allen.
THURSDAY, APRIL 2
Please join us for a performance by the explosive trio mssv (Main Steam Stop Valve) led by guitarist Mike Baggetta, teaming him with drummer Stephen Hodges and punk legend Mike Watt for a window-rattling obliteration of the walls between jazz and rock. This performance marks the record release celebration for “Live Flowers” (Striped Light Records), which documents last year’s legendary Ars Nova-produced performance at Johnny Brenda’s.