Source: ISSUE Project Room.
ANNE WALDMAN WITH JAMES BRANDON LEWIS & WILLIAM PARKER / CAROLINE PARTAMIAN
Thu 30 Sep, 2021, 8pm, First Unitarian Congregational Society
ISSUE is pleased to present acclaimed poet Anne Waldman joined by bassist William Parker and saxophonist James Brandon Lewis as part of the 2021 Brooklyn Book Festival. The program also features sound and visual artist Caroline Partamian.
SOUNDING LIMITS: PASCALE CRITON, SILVIA TAROZZI & DEBORAH WALKER
Fri, Oct 8th & Sat, Oct 9th 8pm
ISSUE is pleased to present the premiere East Coast performances of French composer Pascale Criton’s Sounding Limits series of compositions, two of which were co-authored in close collaboration with renowned string players Silvia Tarozzi (violin) and Deborah Walker (cello).
ANNEA LOCKWOOD: PIANO TRANSPLANTS – PIANO BURNING, PIANO GARDEN & PIANO DROWNING
Wed 13 Oct, 2021, 12pm, Streaming on this webpage and Vimeo
ISSUE presents a free online program of renowned composer Annea Lockwood’s iconic Piano Transplants works: Piano Burning (1968), Piano Garden (1969-70), and Piano Drowning (1972). This streamed event features expansive documentation from three presented iterations of each piece.
With Womens Work
WITH WOMENS WORK: SAVANNAH HARRIS – WITH INNER SOUND, TRUTH
Wed 20 Oct, 2021, 11am, Streaming on this webpage and Vimeo
ISSUE is pleased to stream With Inner Sound, Truth, a new work by drummer and composer Savannah Harris. The piece, curated by Sami Hopkins (ISSUE’s 2021 Suzanne Fiol Curatorial Fellow), is a continuation of the With Womens Work series and responds to Ruth Anderson’s composition Silent sound.
GEORGE LEWIS: RECOMBINANT WORKS 2014 – 2019
Fri 29 Oct, 2021, 8pm, Flamboyán Theater at The Clemente
ISSUE is pleased to present an evening of recent electroacoustic works from visionary composer, trombonist, and scholar George Lewis. At ISSUE, Lewis presents a “portrait concert” of four recent works performed by musicians Laura Cocks, Seth Parker Woods, Dana Jessen, Conrad Harris & Pauline Kim.