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Fri Jul 29, 2016 8 PM

CANCELED – Double CD Release Concert: Perkis/Walton Duo & Thea Farhadian – Solo

$12 General, $10 Members
Tim Perkis (digital electronics) and Scott Walton (piano) play improvisations in the spirit of their new CD, improvisations in the spirit of their new CD of piano + electronics improvisations. Violinist/Composer Thea Farhadian plays compositions for live electronics and violin, from her new CD, Tectonic Shifts. More Info
Sat Jul 30, 2016 8 PM

The Opus Project presents Opus 43: Symphonic Ecstasy

$15 General, $10 Members
A multimedia event with beloved old and brand new compositions, performed by sopranists Jill Wagoner and Anne Hepburn Smith, pianist Hussein Al-Naswari, and The Opus Project Wind Quintet and Orchestra, conducted by Mark Alburger. More Info
Tue Aug 9, 2016 8 PM

Voices & Such: sfSoundSalonSeries presents Lorin Benedict, Kattt Atchley, Ron Heglin, and Julie Barwick

$15 General, $10 Members, Students, Underemployed
Curator: Kyle Bruckmann
An evening showcasing voices, plus one pianist. In the first set, vocalists Lorin Benedict and Ron Heglin will improvise a few pieces together, and then pianist/composer Julie Barwick and Lorin will play a movement from the Shostakovich Cello Sonata (reworked for voice). The long-standing vocal duo of Ron Heglin and Kattt Atchley will present improvisations in the second set. More Info
Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:30 PM

Splinter Reeds’ Season Kick-Off Party

FREE (but donations gratefully accepted)
Curator: Kyle Bruckmann
Splinter Reeds is beyond psyched to be exiting toddlerhood - with our first touring engagements, more residencies, and FOUR new commissions (so far) on the horizon for 2016-17. We want to party, as it were. With you. More Info
Sun Aug 21, 2016 2 PM

Thomas Joseph Schultz – Schoenberg, Na, and Rzewski

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Adam Marks
Music by Hyo-shin Na and Frederic Rzewski and the complete works for solo piano of Arnold Schoenberg. More Info
Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:45 PM

New Music Open Mic

$10 General, $5 Members
Curator: Meerenai Shim
A showcase for composers and performers who want to try something new or have a polished work to share but do not have enough material for an entire show. We usually have a wide variety of performers and styles including solo instrumental works, fixed media pieces, and live multimedia pieces. More Info
Sun Aug 28, 2016 8 PM

We Insist! Freedom Now!: Free Improvisations for Revolution – Amirtha Kidambi

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Zachary Watkins
We Insist! Freedom Now!: Free Improvisations for Revolution - Amirtha Kidambi More Info
Fri Sep 2, 2016 7:30 PM

Kyle Adam Blair: Piano Etudes by Bruno Ruviaro

$10 General, FREE for Members
San Diego-based pianist Kyle Adam Blair premieres Brazilian composer Bruno Ruviaro's Pós-Tudos, a collection of piano etudes based on copying, borrowing, and stealing. More Info
Tue Sep 20, 2016 8 PM

Georg Graewe: solo piano and a duo with Jon Raskin

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Kyle Bruckmann
Pianist, composer & improviser Georg Graewe will perform solo for the first set and than be joined by Jon Raskin on saxophones for the second set. His fourth solo album "Stills and Stories" has been released on the Random Acoustics label. More Info
Wed Sep 21, 2016 7:30 PM

Taylor Ho Bynum & Tomas Fujiwara – Duo & Quintet

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Zachary Watkins
Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet) and Tomas Fujiwara (drums) have been close musical collaborators for over twenty years - tonight they will perform in their long-standing duo configuration, and premiere a new book of music for quintet with Ben Goldberg (contralto clarinet), Crystal Pascucci (cello), and Lisa Mezzacappa (bass). More Info
Sat Nov 19, 2016 8 PM

Rova “Plus One” (Set 1 Rova + Dohee Lee; Set 2 Rova + Wobbly)

$15 General, $10 Members
Two Icons of the San Francisco arts scene join Rova for some exquisite structured improvisation. Rova plus Dohee Lee in Set 1 with a structure by Larry Ochs. Rova plus Wobbly in set 2, with structures arranged by Steve Adams. More Info