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August 2014 at the Stone 
curated by Nels Cline / Lisa Bielawa / Connie Crothers /Hal Willner

THE STONE RESIDENCIES
TYSHAWN SOREY
JULY 29—AUG 3

8/1 Friday (RK)
8 pm
Paradoxical Frog
Kris Davis (piano, compositions) Ingrid Laubrock (tenor sax, compositions) Tyshawn Sorey (drums, compositions)
TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
Fieldwork
Vijay Iyer (piano, compositions) Steve Lehman (alto sax, compositions) Tyshawn Sprey (drums, compositions)
TWENTY DOLLARS


8/2 Saturday (AV)
8 and 10 pm
Tyshawn Sorey Piano Trio
Cory Smythe (piano) Chris Tordini (bass) Tyshawn Sorey (drums, compositions)
performing music from our upcoming Pi Recordings release, Alloy. TWENTY DOLLARS


8/3 Sunday (HM)
8 pm
Shyushan
Jen Shyu (vocals) Tyshawn Sorey (drums)
Twenty dollars.

10 pm
Victor-Sorey duo
Fay Victor (vocals, piano) Tyshawn Sorey (drums, piano)
Twenty dollars.


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
NELS CLINE
AUG 5—10

8/5 Tuesday (KR)
8 pm
Nels Cline & Jim Black
Nels Cline (guitar) Jim Black (drums, electronics)
Playing Nels Cline themes.

10 pm
Nels Cline with Jim Black and Mike Gamble
Nels Cline (guitar) Jim Black (drums, electronics) Mike Gamble (guitar)
Improvisations.


8/6 Wednesday (KR)
8 pm
THE NELS CLINE SINGERS with John Scofield
Nels Cline (guitar) Scott Amendola (drums, electronics) Trevor Dunn (bass) Cyro Baptista (percussion) with John Scofield (guitar)
TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
THE NELS CLINE SINGERS
Nels Cline (guitar) Scott Amendola (drums, electronics) Trevor Dunn (bass)
Cyro Baptista (percussion)


8/7 Thursday (KR)
8 pm
Le Jazz Free—influences…
Nels Cline (guitar) Vinny Golia (woodwinds) Devin Hoff (bass) Michael “TA” Thompson (drums)

10 pm
The Entire Time
Vinny Golia (woodwinds) Nels Cline (guitar)


8/8 Friday (HM)
8 pm
Balladeers: Doug Wieselman, Dougie Bowne, Jorge Roeder, Nels Cline
Doug Wieselman (woodwinds) Dougie Bowne (drums) Jorge Roeder (bass) Nels Cline (guitar)

10 pm
ACOUSTIC GUITAR DUETS
Elliott Sharp (guitar) Nels Cline (guitar)


8/9 Saturday (ICS)
8 pm
Reunited
Andrea Parkins (accordion, electronics) Tom Rainey (drums) Nels Cline (guitar)

10 pm
Tandem Telepathy
Michael “TA” Thompson (drums) Nels Cline (guitar)


8/10 Sunday (KR)
8 pm
Collaboraton with WHITE OUT
Lin Culbertson (keyboards, electronics) Tom Surgal (drums) Nels Cline (guitar)

10 pm
Old Themes with New Schemes
Mary Halvorson, Nels Cline (guitars)


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
LISA BIELAWA
AUG 12—17

8/12 Tuesday (DDT)
8 pm
Bielawa as Bard
Lisa Bielawa (voice) Paul Vasile (piano)


8/13 Wednesday (RJP)
8 and 10 pm
Lisa Bielawa and Carla Kihlstedt
Lisa Bielawa (voice) Carla Kihlstedt (violin, voice)


8/14 Thursday (ICS)
8 pm
Solo Virtuosi: Lisa Bielawa with Colin and Eric Jacobsen and Bruce Levingston
Lisa Bielawa (voice) Colin Jacobsen (violin) Eric Jacobsen (cello) Bruce Levingston (piano)
Lisa Bielawa with Colin and Eric Jacobsen and Bruce Levingston.


8/15 Friday (AV)
8 pm
Selections from VIREO Part I
Lisa Bielawa (conductor) Melanie Russell, Hai-Ting Chinn, Jesse Blumberg (voices) American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME)
Excerpts from an opera-in-progress Part I.


8/16 Saturday (DDT)
8 and 10 pm
Lisa Bielawa with Joshua Roman and Evelyne Luest
Lisa Bielawa (voice) Joshua Roman (cello) Evelyne Luest (piano)


8/17 Sunday (TY)
8 pm
Selections from VIREO Part 2
Lisa Bielawa (conductor) Melanie Russell, Kristin Slipp, Kirsten Sollek, Tomas Cruz (voices) American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME)
Excerpts from an opera-in-progress Part II.


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
CONNIE CROTHERS
I will be performing in every set with these great musicians–from Tuesday, August 19 through Sunday, the 24th. I am very happy about this, especially since every set will be very different from the other sets. Not only are the musicians different, the way they approach improvisation is different. A friend, noting this, said, "You like a challenge." I responded, "Yes, I thrive from a challenge. That is where the fun is." That's also where the surprises are, and the joy.
AUG 19—24

8/19 Tuesday (RJP)
8 pm
TranceFormation
Connie Crothers (piano) Andrea Wolper (voice) Ken Filiano (bass)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Lorenzo Sanguedolce, Nick Lyons, Pete Swanson, Todd Capp
Connie Crothers (piano) Lorenzo Sanguedolce (tenor sax) Nick Lyons (alto sax) Pete Swanson (bass) Todd Capp (drums)


8/20 Wednesday (SV)
8 pm
Connie Crothers, Jemeel Moondoc, Henry Grimes
Connie Crothers (piano) Jemeel Moondoc (alto sax) Henry Grimes (bass)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Adam Caine, Ken Filiano, Federico Ughi, Alexis Parsons
Connie Crothers (piano) Adam Caine (guitar) Ken Filiano (bass) Federico Ughi (drums) Alexis Parsons (voice)


8/21 Thursday (SV)
8 pm
Connie Crothers and Jessica Jones
Connie Crothers (piano) Jessica Jones (tenor saxophone)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Louie Belogenis, Ken Filiano, Michael Wimberly
Connie Crothers (piano) Louie Belogenis (tenor sax) Ken Filiano (bass) Michael Wimberly (drums)


8/22 Friday (JI)
8 pm
Connie Crothers, Kevin Norton, Ed Schuller, Roger Mancuso
Connie Crothers (piano) Kevin Norton (vibes, percussion) Ed Schuller (bass) Roger Mancuso (drums)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Eva Lindal, Tomas Ulrich, Michael Bisio
Connie Crothers (piano) Eva Lindal (violin) Tomas Ulrich (cello) Michael Bisio (bass)


8/23 Saturday (SC)
8 pm
Connie Crothers, Richard Tabnik, Ken Filiano, Roger Mancuso, Mark Weber
Connie Crothers (piano) Richard Tabnik (alto sax) Ken Filiano (bass) Roger Mancuso (drums) Mark Weber (poet)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Richard Tabnik, Ken Filiano, Roger Mancuso
Connie Crothers (piano) Richard Tabnik (alto sax) Ken Filiano (bass) Roger Mancuso (drums)


8/24 Sunday (KR)
8 pm
Connie Crothers and Pauline Oliveros
Connie Crothers (piano) Pauline Oliveros (accordion, electronics)

10 pm
Connie Crothers, Cheryl Richards
Connie Crothers (piano) Cheryl Richards (voice)


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
HAL WILLNER
AUG 26—31

8/26 Tuesday (AV)
8 and 10 pm
Allen Ginsberg poetry and music
Hal Willner (voice) Doug Weiselman (guitar, clarinet) Jane Scarpintoni (cello) Jim White (drums)


8/27 Wednesday (KM)
8 and 10 pm
Spoken word reading of Lou Reed’s “The Raven”
Mike Rathke (guitar) Jane Scarpantoni (cello) Steve Bernstein (trumpet, flugelhorn) Doug Wieselman (clarinet, guitar) Hal Willner (samples) Readers: Hal Willner, Laurie Anderson, Kim Cattrall, Antony Hegarty, Jenni Muldaur, Tony Torn, Vera Beren


8/28 Thursday (SK)
8 pm
The Return of “Whoops i’m An Indian”
Martin Brumbach, Mocean Worker (Adam Dorn), Hal Willner

10 pm
Unspeakable American Literature 2 - “Give Me Your Hump” Works by Terry Southern
Hal Willner (voice, samples, turntable) Nile Southern, Josh Allen Friedman, Phoebe Légère, Tony Torn (voices) Steven Bernstein (trumpet) Band and more readers to come


8/29 Friday (SC)
8 pm
Terry Adams, Karen Mantler, Thelonious Monk & Sun Ra, poetry by Sun Ra
Terry Adams (piano, celeste) Hal Willner (turntables, samples, voice) Karen Mantler (voice, harmonica) Art Baron (trombone)

10 pm
Hal Willner & Friends perform with Silent Films
Hal Willner (improv samples, keyboards, synths, turntables) with special guests Terry Adams (piano) Art Baron (trombone) Karen Mantler (harmonica) Eli Brueggeman (organ)
Featuring “Wrong Again” with Laurel and Hardy and more.


8/30 Saturday (MJC)
8 pm
Homage and Memories of Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Hal Willner (samples) John Kruth (guitar) Steve Turre (trombone) Lenny Pickett (woodwinds, stuff) Mocean Worker (Adam Dorn) (machines, percussion) Terry Adams (piano) Karen Mantler (harmonica) Ray Petersen (bass) Eric Mingus (voice) Jim White (drums)
Introduced by Dorthaan Kirk.

10 pm
Arch Oboler radio plays from the Radio Show “Lights Out”
Hal Willner (voice, turntables, samples) Penny Arcade, Josh Allen Friedman, Terry Adams, Kembra Pfhaler, Tony Torn, Vera Beren, Special Guest Joe Franklin as Arch Oboler (voices) Terry Adams (piano) Eli Brueggeman (organ)
Hal Willner, Penny Arcade, Josh Allen Friedman, Terry Adams, Kembra Pfhaler, Tony Torn, Vera Beren, Special Guest Joe Franklin as Arch Oboler. Music performed by Terry Adams, Eli Brueggeman, Hal Willner.


8/31 Sunday (JA)
8 pm
Homage to Allen Sherman
Hal Willner, Janine Nichols, Mary Lee Cortes, Jill Sobule, Joseph Koekler (voices) Steve Weisberg (music director) and other musicians and singers who are too embarrassed to be announced


 

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