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Tue Aug 4, 2015 7:30 PM

Vlatkovich Tryyo with special guest Jon Raskin

$15 General, $10 Members

Contemporary Improvised Music

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Fri Aug 7, 2015 8:00 PM

Dana Lyn & Kyle Sanna: A “Through the Looking Glass” Approach to Irish Music

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Meerenai Shim
Brooklyn-based fiddler/violinist Dana Lyn and guitarist Kyle Sanna bring their inventive arrangements and nuanced interpretations of traditional Irish music to the Center for New Music. Hailed as “ground-breaking” by noted folklorist and NEA Award-recipient Mick Moloney and “bursting with creativity” by renowned fiddler Kevin Burke, Lyn and Sanna connect the dots between their experience as composers and improvisers and their deep admiration for traditional music. This concert will celebrate the release of their second album, “The Great Arc”. More Info
Sat Aug 8, 2015 7:30 PM

Alma Sangre w/ Plastic Persons

$10 General, $5 Members
Alma Sangre, from Boyle Heights in LA, will be performing their hybrid of Spanish rhythm and dance. This is their first performance in San Francisco. Plastic Persons will be supporting as a guitar/sax duo. More Info
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:00 PM

Scott Worthington

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Jon Raskin
Scott Worthington presents new and recent works for double bass and electronics on his CD release tour of the west coast. More Info
Sat Aug 15, 2015 7:30 PM

Transient Canvas: East to West [don’t be a stranger #2]

$15 General, $10 Member
Curator: Danny Clay
The Boston-based marimba and bass clarinet duo Transient Canvas presents a bi-coastal program of new works from composers David Coll, Joseph Colombo, Brenna Noonan, Beau Kenyon, Adam Roberts, and Andy Vores. More Info
Fri Aug 21, 2015 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. Expect a wide variety of styles, voices, and sounds! More Info
Sun Aug 23, 2015 7 PM

Cadenza: Pierrot Lunaire

$35 General, $30 Members
Concert version of Pierrot Lunaire Op.21 of Arnold Schoenberg featuring members of Cadenza Orchestra. http://www.scmusic.org More Info
Mon Aug 24, 2015 7 -9 PM

Composer Meetup

Free!
Workshop
The composer meetup is open to anyone! We will have three presenters offer their work for discussion from 7 to 9 PM. Space is limited, so please RSVP to Adam Fong if you plan to attend. No admission fees; contributions appreciated! More Info
Wed Aug 26, 2015 8 PM

Cadenza: Pierrot Lunaire

$35 General, $30 Members
Concert version of Pierrot Lunaire Op.21 of Arnold Schoenberg featuring members of Cadenza Orchestra. http://www.scmusic.org More Info
Thu Aug 27, 2015 8 PM

Optical Sound

$15 General, $10 Member
Curator: Tania Chen
Ensemble; Bruce Ackley - reeds, Tania Chen - piano & other, Nava Dunkelman - percussion, Andy Strain - trombone Film; Ménilmontant (1926) dir. - Dimitri Kirsanoff, 40min More Info
Fri Aug 28, 2015 8 PM

Tonal Masher meets Bari Blaster: Aram Shelton & Jon Raskin + John Bischoff Solo Electronics

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Jon Raskin
Raskin’s Bari Blaster meets Shelton’s Tonal Masher in their first meeting as a duo. This set aspires to shed light on innovative ways in which the saxophone can be used. This will be a no rules event. John Bischoff will perform a set of solo electronic pieces built from intrinsic features of the electronic medium: high definition noise components, tonal edges, imperfections, transitions, digital shading, and non-linear motion. More Info
Sat Aug 29, 2015 6:00 PM

JThon’s EP Release Party

$5, Free for members
Ep Release Party for my first EP, with live performances, live DJ's, food and drinks. opportunity for networking and having a good night. More Info
Wed Sep 16, 2015 8 PM

Rova + Henry Kaiser + Kyle Bruckmann: Steve Lacy’s “Saxophone Special”

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Larry Ochs

Reprising their sextet show from July 2015 in Oakland, Rova and friends perform the classic 1974 recording by Steve Lacy called “Saxophone Special,” in preparation for a studio recording of same.

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Fri Nov 6, 2015 8 PM

Hocket: Four Hands

$15 General, $10 Members
Curator: Linda Bouchard

NEXMAP is proud to present Los Angeles based new music piano duo HOCKET in a concert of eclectic repertoire for piano-four hands and toy pianos. This evening’s program features newly commissioned pieces as well as masterworks from select leading voices of American composition.

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Sat Nov 14, 2015 7:30 PM

Seth Parker Woods: Grey Neon Life

$15 General, $10 Members

Cellist, Seth Parker Woods presents an evening-length concert featuring new works for cello and electronics by experimental composers from USA, Canada and the UK.

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Fri Nov 20, 2015 8 PM

Angels and Watermarks: Flight into the Unknown

$15 General, $10 Members

Faythe Vollrath, hailed by the Wall Street Journal for her “subtly varied tempo and rhythm that sounds like breathing,” proposes an exciting concert of twenty-first century repertoire for solo harpsichord, including recently commissioned works.

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