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August 2015 at the Stone 
curated by Gerry Hemingway / Bill Frisell / Mario Diaz de Leon / Mick Barr / Toby Driver

8/1 Saturday (DDT)
8 pm
Compositions #2: Gerry Hemingway and Beth Warshafsky
Gerry Hemingway (drums, sampler) Beth Warshafsky (interactive visual projection)
Solo Works and Interactive Collaborations with visual artist Beth Warshafsky and composer Sarah Weaver. http://www.Gerryhemingway.com/stone.html

10 pm
Compositions #2: Gerry Hemingway Quartet
Herb Robertson (trumpet) Ellery Eskelin (tenor sax) Mark Helias (acoustic and electric basses) Gerry Hemingway (drums)
Solo Works and Interactive Collaborations with visual artist Beth Warshafsky and composer Sarah Weaver. http://www.Gerryhemingway.com/stone.html

8/2 Sunday (RKHM)
3 pm
JOHN ZORN’S BAGATELLES: ASMODEUS
Marc Ribot (guitar) Trevor Dunn (bass) Tyshawn Sorey (drums)

8 pm
Relationships of Time
Trio NY: Ellery Eskelin (tenor sax) Gary Versace (organ) Gerry Hemingway (drums)
http://www.Gerryhemingway.com/stone.html
10 pm
Relationships of Time
BassDrumBone: Mark Helias (bass) Gerry Hemingway (drums) Ray Anderson (trombone)
http://www.Gerryhemingway.com/stone.html

8/3 Monday (KR)
8 pm
ONE SPECIAL SET OF Dave Lombardo’s Philm
Dave Lombardo (drums) Gerry Nestler (guitar, piano, vocals) Pancho Tomaselli (bass)
TWENTY DOLLARS


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
BILL FRISELL
ALL SETS ARE TWENTY DOLLARS
AUG 4–9

8/4 Tuesday (BS)
8 and 10 pm
Duos and Trios with Jason Moran and Alicia Hall Moran
Bill Frisell (guitar) Jason Moran (piano) Alicia Hall Moran (voice)
TWENTY DOLLARS


8/5 Wednesday (DDT)
8 pm
Duo with Andrew Cyrille
Bill Frisell (guitar) Andrew Cyrille (drums)
TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
Duo with Chris Cheek
Bill Frisell (guitar) Chris Cheek (sax)
TWENTY DOLLARS


8/6 Thursday (KR)
8 pm
Duo with John Zorn
Bill Frisell (guitar) John Zorn (sax)
TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
Duo with Mary Halvorson
Bill Frisell, Mary Halvorson (guitars)
TWENTY DOLLARS


8/7 Friday (HM)
8 and 10 pm
“Die on Me”—Burroughs, Corso and Ginsberg.
Hal Willner (voice, samples) Kenny Wollesen (percussion, Wollesonics) Bill Frisell (guitar)
Spoken Word and Music. TWENTY DOLLARS


8/8 Saturday (HM)
8 and 10 pm
Duets and Trios with Kenny Wollesen and Tony Scherr
Bill Frisell (guitar) Kenny Wollesen (drums, vibes) Tony Scherr (bass)
TWENTY DOLLARS


8/9 Sunday (AVEP)
3 pm
JOHN ZORN’S BAGATELLES: JAMIE SAFT TRIO
Jamie Saft (piano) Brad Jones (bass) Kenny Wollesen (drums)

8 and 10 pm
Duo with Julian Lage
Bill Frisell, Julian Lage (guitars)
TWENTY DOLLARS


MONDAY AUGUST 10
BRUCE ACKLEY
ONE SHOW AT 8PM—TWENTY DOLLARS
San Francisco based reed master Bruce Ackley (founding member of the ROVA sax quartet) performs with some great NYC musicians in this rare visit to the East Coast.

8/10 Monday (DDT)
8 pm
Bruce Ackley at The Stone
Mike Lockwood (drums) Bruce Ackley (sax) Ikue Mori (electronics) Jen Baker (trombone)
TWENTY DOLLARS


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
MARIO DIAZ DE LEON
AUG 11–16

8/11 Tuesday (EP)
8 pm
Claire Chase, Joshua Rubin and Kivie Cahn-Lipman
Claire Chase (flute) Joshua Rubin (clarinet, bass clarinet) Kivie Cahn-Lipman (cello, viola da gamba)
Celebrating the release of “The Soul is The Arena” LP and CD on Denovali Records. Admission price includes a copy of the 180g vinyl or CD editions (vinyl availability is limited to 20 copies for the evening). The Soul is The Arena (2010, for bass clarinet and electronics) / The Flesh Needs Fire (2007, for flute, clarinet, and electronics) / Luciform (2011, for flute and electronics) / New Work (2015, for viola da gamba) / The Soul is The Arena (2010, arranged for cello and electronics by Kivie Cahn-Lipman). TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
Mario Diaz de Leon — Early Electronic Works + Vesper Sol
Mario Diaz de Leon (sound projection)
Demonic possession, apocalyptic visions, serialized death metal sound collage — these unreleased early works from 1999-2001 laid a foundation for what would come later, and include some of my most extreme music. Projected through a 6-channel speaker system, the evening will conclude with the rarely heard “Vesper Sol,” a multichannel work commissioned by Issue Project Room and the Greenwall Foundation in 2009.


8/12 Wednesday (RJP)
8 pm
Mario Diaz de Leon and MV Carbon
Mario Diaz de Leon (guitar) MV Carbon (cello, electronics, vocals)

10 pm
Symbol
Zeljko McMullen, Justin Craun (electronics) Nicholas Emmet, Mario Diaz de Leon (guitars)
Serene meditations in the middle of an air raid.


8/13 Thursday (EP)
8 pm
Jay King and Mario Diaz de Leon — Video Retrospective (2001–2007)
Mario Diaz de Leon, Andrew Hock (guitars)
From 1999–2007, Jay King and Mario Diaz de Leon focused on audiovisual collaboration, creating a body of work that includes video, installation, game environments, graphic music scores, and multimedia performance. Their work was shown at galleries and museums including PS1/MoMA (Greater New York 2005), Museo Reina Sofia (Madrid), James Cohan Gallery (NYC), and music conservatories around the US. This screening presents a first ever retrospective of their video works, which explore boundaries between filmic narrative, music video, and stroboscopic abstraction.

10 pm
Jay King and Mario Diaz de Leon – Open Grid + MTMI
String Noise: Pauline Kim Harris and Conrad Harris (violins) Toby Driver,Charlie Looker (guitars)
Two performance based works from the later period of the K/DdL collaboration. Open Grid (2007 / rev. 2015, graphic score for two violins and electronics) / MTMI (2006 / rev. 2015, for two electric guitars and electronics with live video).


8/14 Friday (SC)
8 pm
Oneirogen plays Hypnos
Mario Diaz de Leon (guitar, synth, electronics, vocals)
The Oneirogen debut was released in 2012 on the Shinkoyo and Denovali labels, and received widespread acclaim from fans of experimental and heavy music for its cinematic blend of ethereal synths, brutal distortion, and noise influences. Tonight’s set will feature the first live performances of the songs “Oneirogen,” “Cinerum,” and “Faithless.”

10 pm
Oneirogen plays Kiasma
Mario Diaz de Leon (guitar, synth, electronics, vocals)
Released in 2013 on Denovali, “Kiasma” intensified the metal elements present on the debut to create an intense merging of dark electronic music and doom/black metal influences. Featuring the first live performances of the concluding tracks “Gauze” and “Mortisomnia. ”


8/15 Saturday (BAL)
8 pm
Mivos Quartet and Stephen Gosling
Olivia De Prato, Joshua Modney (violins) Victor Lowrie (viola) Mariel Roberts (cello) Stephen Gosling (piano)
Moonblood (2005, for string quartet) / Psalterion (2007, for string quartet) / Cosmogony (2015, for piano and electronics — world premiere).

10 pm
Mario Diaz de Leon Solo
Mario Diaz de Leon (moog synthesizer, ciat-lonbarde tetrazzi, 36-string zither, tapes, drum machine)


8/16 Sunday (ISRK)
3 pm
JOHN ZORN’S BAGATELLES: URI CAINE TRIO
Uri Caine (piano) Mark Helias (bass) Clarence Penn (drums)

8 pm
Mario Diaz de Leon and Nick Podgurski
Mario Diaz de Leon (synth, guitar) Nick Podgurski (drums)

10 pm
Bloodmist
Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet, electronics) Toby Driver (bass) Mario Diaz de Leon (guitar)
Celebrating the release of their debut album on Cymerman’s 5049 records.


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
MICK BARR
AUG 18–23

8/18 Tuesday (KR)
8 pm
Mick Barr solo guitar: fast music
Mick Barr (guitar)

10 pm
M.N.D.L.S.B.L.S.T.N.G.
Mick Barr (guitar) Nondor Nevai (drums)


8/19 Wednesday (SK)
8 pm
Oldest
Brooks Headley (drums) Mick Barr (guitar, vocals)

10 pm
BarrSheaDahl
Mick Barr (guitar) Kevin Shea (drums) Tim Dahl (bass)


8/20 Thursday (MJC)
8 pm
Marc Edwards/Mick Barr duo
Marc Edwards (drums) Mick Barr (guitar)

10 pm
Mick Barr/Brian Degraw/Tim Dewit
Mick Barr, Brian Degraw, Tim Dewit


8/21 Friday (BAL)
8 pm
Overishins
Mick Barr (guitar) Johnny Deblase (bass) Chuck Bettis (throat, electronics) Mike Pride (drums)

10 pm
Krallice
Mick Barr (guitar, vocals) Nicholas McMaster (bass, vocals) Colin Marston (guitar) Lev Weinstein (drums)


8/22 Saturday (ICS)
8 pm
Hathenter: Supermeld (4 guitar meld)
Mick Barr, Colin Marston, Brandon Seabrook, Eliane Gazzard (guitars)

10 pm
Mick Barr/Weasel Walter assault set
Mick Barr (guitar) Weasel Walter (drums)


8/23 Sunday (ISAV)
3 pm
JOHN ZORN’S BAGATELLES: THEATRE OF OPERATIONS
Shanir Blumenkranz (bass) Kenny Grohowski (drums) Brian Marsella (keyboards)

8 pm
Improvitor
Mick Barr (strings) Lev Weinstein (percussion)

10 pm
Mick Barr solo guitar: slow music
Mick Barr (guitar)


THE STONE RESIDENCIES
TOBY DRIVER
AUG 25-30

8/25 Tuesday (BS)
8 and 10 pm
Maudlin of the Well
Toby Driver (guitar, vocals) Greg Massi, Josh Seipp (guitars) Sam Gutterman (drums) Terran Olson (woodwinds, keys) Jason Byron (vocals, keys) Special Guests Ron Varod (bass) Mia Matsumiya (violin)
mOTW's first performances in 14 years. Two different sets, TWENTY DOLLARS each


8/26 Wednesday (MJC)
8 pm
Kayo Dot plays Choirs of the Eye
Toby Driver (guitar, bass, vocals) Greg Massi, Ron Varod (guitars) Sam Gutterman (guitar, bass) Keith Abrams (drums) Dan Means (woodwinds, keys) Mia Matsumiya (violin) Tim Byrnes (brass, keys) Terran Olson (woodwinds, keys)
TWENTY DOLLARS

10 pm
Ichneumonidae, and Kayo Dot plays Stained Glass
Toby Driver (guitar, bass, vocals) Timba Harris (violin) Russell Greenberg (percussion) Terran Olson (rhodes, synth) Keith Abrams (drums) Tim Byrnes (synth) Ron Varod (guitar) Mia Matsumiya (violin) Dan Means (clarinet, sax, keys)


8/27 Thursday (NY)
8 pm
Tartar Lamb: Sixty Metonymies
Toby Driver (guitar) Mia Matsumiya (violin) Jeremiah Cymerman (clarinet, electronics) Tim Byrnes (trumpet) David Bodie (percussion)

10 pm
Toby Driver: New Chamber Works
Timba Harris (violin)
New compositions for violin.


8/28 Friday (SK)
8 pm
Toby Driver, Greg Massi, and Nick Hudson
Toby Driver (guitar, voice) Greg Massi (guitar) Nick Hudson (piano, voice)
A special collaboration between these MOTWOGs and the brilliant British songwriter and composer from Academy of Sun.

10 pm
Toby Driver: Ballads
Toby Driver (piano, guitar, voice)
For the haters.


8/29 Saturday (SC)
8 pm
Stern
Chuck Stern (vocals, composition) Toby Driver (guitar, vocals) Keith Abrams (drums) Tim Byrnes (synth)
Sinewy, through-composed pop-as-distress-signal.

10 pm
Kayo Dot plays Coyote
Toby Driver (bass, vocals) Mia Matsumiya (violin) Terran Olson (keys) Keith Abrams (drums) David Bodie (percussion) Dan Means (alto sax) Tim Byrnes (trumpet) Ron Varod (synth)


8/30 Sunday (JASV)
3 pm
JOHN ZORN’S BAGATELLES: TRIGGER
Will Greene (guitar) Simon Hanes (bass) Aaron Edgcomb (drums)

8 pm
The Tanks
Ches Smith (drums) Brandon Seabrook (guitar) Toby Driver (bass)
Loud.

10 pm
Kayo Dot plays current material
Toby Driver (bass, synths, voice) Ron Varod (guitar) Keith Abrams (drums) Daniel Means (sax, synths)


 

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