Infrequent Seams Festival 2017: June 19-22


Infrequent Seams  Festival

 June 19, 20, 21, 22

Willow Place Auditorium

26 Willow Pl, Brooklyn, New York 11201


New York record label Infrequent Seams partners with The S.E.M. Ensemble and The Anagram Ensemble to present a series of concerts that celebrate the long history of musical experimentation in New York and beyond. Featuring artists from the Infrequent Seams roster, a special performance by the S.E.M. Ensemble, a series of solo performances from members of the Anagram Ensemble, and a handful of other exciting local artists, the festival promises to bring an expansive array of musical stylings in an informal setting.

Monday June 19, 7pm:
Providence Research Ensemble: Music of J. P. A. Falzone (CD Release)
Paul Giallorenzo / Andrew Drury / James Ilgenfritz
Anagram Solos: Sara Schoenbeck
Anagram Solos: Megan Schubert
Robbie Lee / James Ilgenfritz / Brian Chase
Sarah Weaver: “Sound In Peace”
Matthew Goodheart
Muyassar Kurdi
Elliott Sharp
M Lamar

Tuesday June 20, 7pm:
Voices and Instruments: the Music of Petr Kotik & Friends
S.E.M. Ensemble with special guests:
Kamala Sankaram, Vivan Yau, Jake Ingbar, Jeff Gavett – voice
Roberta Michel, Petr Kotik – flute
William Lang, James Rogers – trombone
Petr Kotik: “Many Many Women”
Philip Glass: “Two Pages”
Petr Kotik: “There is Singularly Nothing”
Petr Kotik: “Etude 7”

Wednesday June 21 7pm:
Charmaine Lee / Philip White
Bhob Rainey / James Ilgenfritz
Anna Vitale reads from Detroit Detroit
Chris Cochrane / Stuart Popejoy
Lester St Louis
Josh Sinton
HOT DATE: Shayna Dulberger / Chris Welcome
Kathleen Supové, Jennifer Choi, & James Moore: music by James Ilgenfritz (World Premiere)
Anagram Solos: Dan Blake (music by Marcelo Toledo)
Anagram Solos: Nathan Koci, “Lowlands” by James Moore
Margaret Lancaster: “Happy Days” by Arthur Kampela

Thursday June 22, 7pm:
Ben Richter: Panthalassa (CD Release)
Andie Springer / James Moore Play Robert Ashley & More
Thomas Buckner / Steve Swell Duo
Object Collection
Andie Springer plays music by Jonah Rosenberg
Anagram Solos: Martha Cargo
Anagram Solos: Ty Citerman
Anagram Solos: James Ilgenfritz, “Slow String Blues” by John King (World Premiere)
Anagram Ensemble: “Stone Guitars” for four guitars by Richard Carrick
Anagram Ensemble: “Dragon Rite” for contrabasses, by Michael Byron
Jacquelin Kerrod: “Phalanges” by Arthur Kampela