Festival Schedule

Please read the calendar often as new events are being added all the time!

Tickets for events throughout the month of February 2017 may be purchased directly through each collaborative partner. A website or ticket purchase link appears in each listing.

Presenter Partners events are listed in bold.

Enjoy the calendar of events and featured composers from the 2016 Composers Now Festival or the 2015 Festival.

February 2017

 
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Spiral Music: Masayo Ishigure + Kyoko Kurokawa

6pm The Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

Opening Event of the 2017 Composers Now Festival

7:30pm Cary Hall, Dimenna Center, Manhattan

Melissa Aldana/Glenn Zaleski Sextet

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Carolina Calvache Quartet at Rockwood

8:30pm Rockwood Music Hall, Manhattan

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TESSA LARK/ROMAN RABINOVICH

7:30pm Weill Recital Hall, Manhattan

Melissa Aldana/Glenn Zaleski Sextet

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Steve Sandberg & Alaya with Mark Feldman

8pm Cornelia Street Cafe, Manhattan

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Emmanuele Baldini & Roberto Turrin: Americas

7pm Americas Society, Manhattan

Joel Ross GOOD VIBES

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

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Joel Ross GOOD VIBES

7:30am & 9:30am The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

A4TY: Album for the Young Student Composing Project

5pm & 7:30pm Symphony Space Thalia Theater, Manhattan

The Hat: Arendt Meets Heidegger

7:30pm The Lounge at Dixon Place, Manhattan

SK Invitational: Golden Crown

10pm National Sawdust, Brooklyn

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Icarus Quartet

8pm Firehouse Space, Brooklyn

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Remembering Pauline Oliveros

4pm & 8pm Park Avenue Armory, Manhattan

New York Notes

8:30pm Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan

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Fashionable Muses

7pm Great Hall at FIT, Manhattan

CAG Presents: Verona Quartet

7:30pm Weill Recital Hall, Manhattan

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Spiral Music: Steve Booke + Premik

6pm Rubin Museum, Manhattan

Immanuel Wilkins Quartet

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Brian (Shankar) Adler

8pm Barbes, Brooklyn

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Andy Milne & Dapp Theory

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Matthew Shipp Trio

7:30pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

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IRADAC's Annual Black Women in Jazz Concert

6:30pm Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center, Manhattan

David Virelles

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

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Music & Mimosas

1pm Bartow - Pell Mansion Museum, Bronx

"Immigrant Dream" World Premiere

2pm Queens Museum, Queens

Two: Related Parts

2pm & 6pm Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn

David Virelles

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Chieli Minucci & Special EFX

7:30pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

The Musical Transformations of John Musto

8pm Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan

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Latin Love/Amor Latino

3pm National Opera Center, Manhattan

Joplin's 150th

3pm Spectrum NYC, Manhattan

Of Innocence and Experience

3pm Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, Manhattan

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Emeline Michel: Valentine

7pm Americas Society, Manhattan

Da Capo Chamber Players Honoring African - American Composers

8pm Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center, Manhattan

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Spiral Music: Yael Archer Modiano

6pm Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

TALUJON + Ctrl-Z

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Ayumi Ishito Album Release Show

9pm Muchmore's, Brooklyn

BOHEMIAN TRIO: Okónkolo

9:30pm National Sawdust, Brooklyn

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Bonjour at The Jewish Museum

7:30pm The Jewish Museum, Manhattan

Ches Smith/ Craig Taborn/ Mat Maneri

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Winds of Change

7:30pm The Cell Theatre, Manhattan

That 1 Guy

7:30pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

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Written For Talea

7pm National Sawdust, Brooklyn

Ingrid & Christine Jensen: Infinitude

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

The Queens Speak: Words of Henry VIII's Wives in Song and Image

7:30pm The National Opera Center, Manhattan

Daisy Jopling Band

7:30pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

Tutte Le Corde: Piano Music Since 1970

8pm Black Box Theatre, NYU, Manhattan

Mihali

10pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

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Ferenc Nemeth

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

The Funky Knuckles / Progger

7:30pm The Cutting Room, Manhattan

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Canellakis-Brown Duo

2pm Armor Hall, Wave Hill, Bronx

North/South Consonance Midwinter Fest

3pm Christ & St. Stephen's Church, Manhattan

Gene & The Woodwinds

6:30pm (Le) Poisson Rouge, Manhattan

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The Jazz Thieves @ Rockwood Music Hall Stage 1

11pm Rockwood Music Hall Stage 1, Manhattan

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New York Composers Circle: Concert of New Music

7pm Saint Peter's Church, Manhattan

Composers Now at the GC

7:30pm Elebash Recital Hall, CUNY Graduate Center, Manhattan

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Spiral Music: David Ellenbogen

6pm Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

Naked Soul: Duncan Sheik

7pm Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

Brooklyn College Winter Composers' Concert

7pm Brooklyn College (CUNY), Brooklyn

American String Quartet with Salman Rushdie, narrator

7:30pm The Morgan Library & Museum, Manhattan

Threadgill + Iyer + Prieto

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

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Composers Now Festival 2017 Staten Island

2:30pm Williamson Theatre, Staten Island

AirTrain Jazz Festival

5pm AirTrain Jamaica Station, Queens

Art into Music into Performance

7pm Baruch Performing Arts Center, Manhattan

Tradiciones Dominicanas: Homage to Rafael Solano

7pm Aaron Davis Hall, Manhattan

Mute The Commercials

7pm ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn

Threadgill + Iyer + Prieto

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

New Sounds for Viola & Cello

7:30pm Alchemical Theater Laboratory, Manhattan

Matt Robbins at Shapeshifter Lab

8:15pm Shapeshifter Lab, Brooklyn

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Adam Larson Quartet@The Jazz Gallery

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery, Manhattan

Group Work VI

8pm Scholes Street Studio, Brooklyn

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EMERGING: Open Dress Rehearsal

10am Church of St. Luke in the Fields, Manhattan

BMCC Composers - Composition in Diverse Styles

3pm Shirley Fiterman Art Center, Manhattan

9th Annual Black History Month Celebration

4pm St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Manhattan

Guy Klucevsek 70th Birthday Celebration

6pm Newhouse Center C Hall, Staten Island

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Premiere of "For Allegra"

3pm St. John's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn

Refracting the Piano

3pm Spectrum, Manhattan

Klariano Duo

3pm Flushing Town Hall, Queens

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Richard Sussman: The Evolution Suite

8pm Roulette, Brooklyn

The New Song, Volume 1

8pm Scorca Hall, National Opera Center, Manhattan

GADADU: Bay Songs Release Celebration

10pm Rockwood Music Hall, Manhattan

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