What’s coming up?

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Rensellaer Symphony Orchestra
Friday, October 13th, 7:30pm
EMPAC, Troy, NY

Miramar at JazzFest 2017
Friday, October 20th, 7:30pm
BRIC, Brooklyn, NY

Michael Harran at Compassion Arts and Culture & Animals Festival
Sunday, October 22nd, 2pm
Symphony Space, NYC

Fabian Almazan and Rhizome
Thursday, November 2nd, 7:30pm
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA

Rachelle Garniez
Sunday, November 5, 8:30pm
Rockwood Music Hall, NYC

 

What did I miss?

‘Jackie’ with live score by the Wordless Orchestra
August 22nd, National Sawdust

‘Selma’ with live score by Jason Moran and the Wordless Orchestra
August 10th, Celebrate Brooklyn, Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY

Rachelle Garniez
August 6th, Pangea, NYC

NPR Music’s Turning the Tables Live
July 26th, Lincoln Center, Damrosch Park, NYC

Rachelle Garniez
July 18th, Rockwood Music Hall, NYC

REPS
June 28th, Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY

Fabian Almazan & Rhizome
June 27th, National Jazz Museum, Harlem, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
June 24th, Barbés, Brooklyn, NY

Anti-Social Music
June 8th, Shapeshifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY

Fabian Almazan ALBUM RELEASE!
June 7th, National Sawdust, Williamsburg, NY

Friends String Quartet
June 3rd Private House Concert, email for info! East Village, NY

Curated by Meredith Monk: Song Out! Folk ‘n’ Pop Fantasies
June 2nd, Roulette, Brooklyn, NY

Skye Steele ALBUM RELEASE!
May 27th, C’Mon Everybody, Brooklyn, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
May 20th, Barbés, Brooklyn, NY

Dear Georgiana/Lauren Balthorp recording
May 5th, Saltlands Studio, Brooklyn, NY

Metropolitan Klezmer
April 22nd, Emelin Theater, Mamaroneck, NY

Eugene Chadbourne
April 20th, Record Grouch, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Les Chauds Lapins
April 14th, Barbés, Brooklyn, NY

Miramar: The Golden Age of Boleros
March 31st Elbash Recital Hall, CUNY, New York, NY

Zeke & Karen
March 28th, Barbés, Brooklyn, NY

75 Dollar Bill
March 27th, Roulette, Brooklyn, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
March 18th, Barbés, Brooklyn, NY

Fabian Almazan’s Rhizome
March 5th, St. Peter’s Church, NYC

Zeke & Karen
February 23rd, Pete’s Candy Store, Brooklyn, NY

Reps
February 16th, Outpost, Brooklyn, NY

Rachel Garniez, 2016 Tribute
January 31st, Pangea, NYC

Ron Davis Symphronica
January 13th, Chamber Music America Conference, NYC

Reps
January 8th, The Glove, Brooklyn

Rachelle Garniez, 2016 Tribute
December 28th, Pangea, East Village, NYC

75 Dollar Bill
December 18th, Union Pool, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Yo La Tengo, Velvet Underground Tribute
December 15th, The Gershman Y, Philadelphia, PA

Zeke & Karen
December 13th, Bar Lunatico, Brooklyn

Wordless Orchestra performs live soundtrack “Tree of Life”
November 18 & 19, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn

Metropolitan Klezmer, ‘Music From Yiddish Cinema’
November 14th, Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center

Dave Ruder’s “The Gentleman Rests”
October 27-29, Jack Theater, Brooklyn

Nene Humphrey’s ‘Circling the Center’
October 13-15, 3LeggedDog Technology Center, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
October 11, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Zeke & Karen
October 9, Brooklyn Lutherie, Brooklyn

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
October 4, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Fabian Almazan & Rhizome: Inspire Corps
September 30, PS 81, Brooklyn

Les Chauds Lapins, recording
September 27, Reservoir Studios, NYC

Renzo Vitale
September 25, Rockwood Music Hall, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
September 13 & 16, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Iva Bittova
September 4th, Hobofest, Saranac Lake, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
August 9-10, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

75 Dollar Bill
August 7th, Baby’s All Right, Brooklyn

The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed
July 30th, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, NYC

The Poor Things
July 26th, Union Pool, Brooklyn

Miramar
July 24th, Lincoln Center, NYC

Miramar
July 23rd, Barbes, Brooklyn

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
July 21st, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Bridges & Bellows (a new project featuring Uri Sharlin, Megan Gould, Noah Hoffeld and KW)
July 17th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Ghost Train Orchestra
July 15th, Battery Park, NYC

Fabian Almazan’s Rhizome
July 14th, ShapeshifterLab, Brooklyn, NY

Zeke & Karen
July 12th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

75 Dollar Bill, in-store and parade
June 28th, Other Music Records, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
June 26th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

North/South Consonance Ensemble
June 21st, St. Stephen’s Church, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
June 16th & 19th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Zeke & Karen
June 14th, Bar Lunatico, Brooklyn, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
June 11th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Kat Edmonson, recording
June 10th, Atomic Studios, Brooklyn, NY

75 Dollar Bill
June 4th, Union Pool, Brooklyn, NY

Metropolitan Klemzer
May 13th, Puffin Cultural Center, Teaneck, NJ

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
May 10th-12th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Metropolitan Klezmer
May 8th, City Winery, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
April 23rd, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Reps
April 3rd, Vital Joint, Brooklyn, NY

Fabian Almazan Rhizome
April 2nd, Princeton University, NJ

Natalie Merchant Tour
March 5th, Burlington, VT
March 8th, Warfield Theatre, San Francisco, CA
March 9th, Orpheum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
March 11th, Beacon Theater, NY, NY
March 16th, Royal Albert Hall, London, GB
March 18th, Universität der Künste, Berlin, DE
March 20th, Tivolivredenburg, Utrecht, NL
March 21st, Cirque Royal, Brussels, BE
March 23rd, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, GB
March 24th, Olympia Theatre, Dublin, IE
March 28th, Beacon Theater, NY, NY

Brent Arnold & Ensemble
February 29th, Jack, Brooklyn

Luke Shirock, soundtrack recording
February 22nd & 24th, Brooklyn, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
February 17th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Fabian Almazan Rhizome
February 10th, Shapeshifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
February 5th, Jalopy Theater, Brooklyn, NY

Reps
February 4th, St Paul’s Theater, Brooklyn, NY

Metropolitan Klezmer
February 2-4, 92Y Children’s music series, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
January 31st, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
January 27th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Zeke & Karen
January 20th, CSA Kickoff, Brooklyn, NY

Fabian Almazan Rhizome
January 16th, WinterJazz Fest, Greene Space, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
January 16th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
January 12th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Fabian Almazan Rhizome
January 8th, CMA Conference, Dimenna Center, NY

2016

Metropolitan Klezmer
December 25th, Cornelia Street Cafe, NY

Fabian Almazan and Strings
December 11 & 12, The Jazz Gallery, NY

Zeke & Karen
December 8th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Zeke & Karen, Entertaining Science
December 6th, Cornelia Street Cafe, NY

Fabian Almazan and Strings
December 3rd, The Falcon, Marlboro, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
November 13th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

The Gardener Trio
October 31st, Morris-Jumel Mansion, NY

Orchestra of the Bronx
October 18th, Lehman College, Bronx, NY

Zelda Orchestra
October 13th, Late Show with Steven Colbert

Arijit Singh and Orchestra Tour
September 12th-October 4th
Sun National Bank Arena, Trenton, NJ
CFE Arena Univ of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, CA
Sears Centre Arena, Chicago, IL
NRG Arena, Houston, TX
Curtis Culwell Center, Garland, TX

Les Chauds Lapins
September 19th, Princeton Art Museum, Princeton, NJ

75 Dollarbill
September 13th, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
September 11th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Zeke & Karen
September 5th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

Nene Humphrey, workshop and recording “Circling the Center”
August 26th, Brooklyn, NY

75 Dollar Bill
August 25th, 10pm, Troost Cafe, Brooklyn, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
August 16th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Larkin Grimm
August 15th, Le Petite Versaille, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
August 14th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
July 24th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
July 23rd, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
July 10th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Zeke & Karen
July 9th, Troost, Brooklyn, NY

Margaret & the Marigolds
June 25th, Jimmys No 43, NYC

Greek Judas!
May 30th, Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

75 Dollar Bill, recording
May 17th, Virtue and Vice, Brooklyn, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
May 16th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Soundtrack Recording, Martin Scorcese’s new 70s television drama
May 15th, Electric Lady, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
May 13th, The Minskoff Theater, NYC

75 Dollar Bill
May 10th, Union Pool, Williamsburg, NYC

Natalie Merchant
May 1st and Saturday May 2nd, Koerner Hall at the RCM, Toronto, ON

May Residency, Karen & Friends
Four shows I’ve curated to highlight some of my favorite musical relationships
Sundays at 5pm
Barbés, 376 9th Street, Park Slope Brooklyn
5/3 Piano quartets with Marandi Hostetter, Eleanor Norton and Arlene Hajinlian
5/10 Margaret & the Marigolds with Meg Reichardt and Ray Parker
5/24 CCBWALKW Quartet with Che Chen, Barry Weisblat and Andrew Lafkas
5/31 Zeke & Karen with Zeke Healy

The Orchestra of the S.E.M. Ensemble
April 29th, Bohemian National Hall, NYC

Metropolitan Klezmer
April 19th, City Winery, NYC

Disney’s The Lion King, viola/violin sub
April 15, Minskoff Theater, NYC

Girls On Grass, recording
April 12th, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

$75 Dollar Bill
April 11th, Troost Cafe, Greenpoint, NY

Easter Service
April 5th, Greenville Community Church, Scardsdale, NY

Disney’s The Lion King, violin/viola substitute
March 29th, Minskoff Theater New York, NY

Natalie Merchant
March 28th, Jorgensen Center at UCONN, Storrs, CT

Che Chen/Waltuch Duo
March 27th, Fotofono, Brooklyn, NY

Margaret and the Marigolds
March 26th, Jalopy, Brooklyn, NY

$75 Dollar Bill
March 15th, Trans Pecos, Ridgewood, NY

Les Chauds Lapins
March 14th, Barbes, Brooklyn

Andrew Lafkas’ large ensemble
March 8th Experimental Media, NYC

Natalie Merchant
March 7th Enlow Hall at Kean University Hillside, NJ

Dave Ruder’s ‘The Gentleman Rests’
March 3rd, Roulette, Brooklyn

Richard McGraw, recording session
February 21 Brooklyn, NY

Kishi Bashi, String Quartet Tour
February 17 Boston, MA
February 18 Philadelphia, PA
February 19 Washington, DC
February 20 Brooklyn, NY

Zeke & Karen
February 14, Jalopy Theater Brooklyn, NY

Disney’s Lion King the Musical, Substitute violin/viola
February 3 The Minskoff Theater, NYC
February 4
February 5

Nene Humphrey ‘Circling the Center’ workshop
February 1 Brooklyn, NY

Disney’s Lion King the Musical, Substitute violin/viola
January 24 The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Charlie Looker
January 18 The Stone, NYC

Fabian Almazan’s Rhizome
January 17 Chamber Music American Conference, NYC

Jill Sobule’s Yentl
January 15 Lincoln Center Atrium, NYC

Disney’s Lion King the Musical, Substitute violin/viola
January 13 The Minskoff Theater, NYC

Metropolitan Klezmer
January 11 City Winery APAP Performance, NYC

Brian Carpenter’s Ghost Train Orchestra
January 9 Barbes, Brooklyn, NY

$75 Bill (Recording)
January 4 Studio G, Brooklyn, NY

2015