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CALENDAR

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02/05/2023 - 03/22/2023

Sunday, February 5
Sun 2/05 4:00 PM Mosswood Sound Series [3630 Telegraph Ave enter 2nd door on 37th St Oakland]
ANGELA EDWARDS (SHARKIFACE)
XOPHER DAVIDSON (ANTIMATTER)  More...
Sun 2/05 7:30 PM Temescal Arts Center [511 48th Street Oakland]
Doors That Only Open in Silence (open participation, non-hierarchical workshop in free improvisation)

The monthly series of improvisation research at Temescal Arts Center continues. Bring your instrument or come to listen. No advance notice needed — just show up. Small groups will be randomly assembled from submitted names immediately before each group plays. We try to keep transition time between groups at a minimum. Over by 10pm. Donations for the venue rental are encouraged.  More...
Thursday, February 9
Thu 2/09 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street, San Francisco]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Saturday, February 11
Sat 2/11 8:30 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Tatsuya Nakatani: Nakatani Gong Orchestra // Tatsuya Nakatani’s non-traditional contemporary sound art project, the Nakatani Gong Orchestra (NGO)  More...
Sunday, February 12
Sun 2/12 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
Distractfold performs new works by Stanford graduate composers Celeste Betancur, Seán Ó Dálaigh, Lemon Guo, Kimia Koochakzadeh-Yazdi, Mike Mulshine.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Sun 2/12 7:30 PM SIMM Series @ The Musicians Union Hall [116 9th St @ Mission SF]
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Outsound Presents the creative music of world touring percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani and the sterling voice of Dina Emerson meets the electronic universe of Philip Everett as Skullkrusher!  More...
Thursday, February 16
Thu 2/16 3:00 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Feldenkrais for Improvisers Workshop with Meerenai Shim // movement workshop for musicians  More...
Thu 2/16 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Thu 2/16 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
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CCRMA presents a live performance by Gabby Wen.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Friday, February 17
Fri 2/17 8:30 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Roberto Fatal: Screening & Talk // Three films exploring Latinx Indigenous Mesrize identity, sexuality, the body and the cultures, desires and histories it contains.  More...
Saturday, February 18
Sat 2/18 8:30 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Anna Friz & Gabriel Saloman + Cole Pulice // A concert that listens for risk and regeneration, drought and the hints of persistent moisture in burn scars  More...
Sunday, February 19
Sun 2/19 7:00 PM Mosswood Sound Series [3630 Telegraph Ave enter 2nd door on 37th St Oakland]
ALLEN + DUFF + BENEDICT + AHERN + CASINI
UENO + MEZZACAPPA + COOPER + BRUCKMANN + INGALLS

Two vocal improv quintets making their public debut  More...
Wednesday, February 22
Wed 2/22 5:30 PM The Knockout [3223 Mission Street, SF]
Thomas Dimuzio, Caribay, Ava Koohbor: LCM Presents Vol 5  More...
Thursday, February 23
Thu 2/23 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Thu 2/23 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
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CCRMA presents a live performance by Abbie from Mars.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Thu 2/23 8:30 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Improv Synth Jam // Bring your acoustic or electronic instrument and plug in for shared sync, signal processing  More...
Friday, February 24
Fri 2/24 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
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CCRMA presents a live diffusion of the 16-channel work "Haïkus" by Annette Vande Gorne.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Saturday, February 25
Sat 2/25 8:00 PM The Lab [2948 16th St SF]
Raven Chacon and Music Research Strategies  More...
Sat 2/25 8:30 PM Indexical [Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St. #119 Santa Cruz]
Ryan Nestor + Meerenai Shim with concert talk by Charissa Noble // multimedia & improvisatory works for contrabass flute and percussion  More...
Sunday, February 26
Sun 2/26 7:00 PM Mosswood Sound Series [3630 Telegraph Ave enter 2nd door on 37th St Oakland]
Moe Staiano's NEIGHBOURS, for eight players placed outside of the performance space.
Thomas Dimuzio, solo electronics.  More...
Thursday, March 2
Thu 3/02 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Thu 3/02 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
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CCRMA presents a live performance of "CONCUSSSSION" by Amma Ateria.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Thu 3/02 8:00 PM Ivy Room [860 San Pablo Ave Albany]
DAMN SKIPPY!
feat. Jenny Scheinman, John Schott, Will Bernard, Scott Amendola & Todd Sickafoose  More...
Friday, March 3
Fri 3/03 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
The Composition Forum presents the residency concert of Rajna Swaminathan, Ganavya Doraiswamy, and Myra Melford.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...
Sunday, March 5
Sun 3/05 7:00 PM Berkeley Finnsh Hall [1970 Chestnut St. Berkeley]
Outsound Presents
Vinny Golia's Heptacontakaiheptagon Ensemble
A special 77 pieces large Ensemble made up of some of the most adventurous musicians from the Bay Area and beyond

***Open Call until February 12, 2023***
If you would like to participate in this epic community event please contact Outsound outsoundorg@yahoo.com
Please list your name as you would like to see it on the program, instrument, and if you prefer to read music notation or graphic score.
Rehearsal at 4pm on March 5th is required.  More...
Sun 3/05 7:00 PM UC Berkeley Hertz Hall [101 Cross-Sproul Path on the campus of UC Berkeley]
Violinist-composer Dan Flanagan (danflanaganviolin.com) performs The Bow and the Brush: an evening of 20 solo violin compositions, accompanied by projections of visual art from Flanagan’s personal collection. With music directly inspired by paintings, pastels, mixed media, and sculptures, the program highlights pieces by Raffaëlli, Guillaumin, Pinchon, and living artists including Paul Gibson, Nikki Vismara, and Elaine Pratt. The concert serves as a CD release party for Flanagan’s upcoming solo album, The Bow and the Brush, slated for release on MSR Classics, with visual video accompaniment of the art to be uploaded to YouTube. All of the musical works are Berkeley premieres; Works by Stephenson and Mecionis will be West Coast Premieres; and works by Neville, Weston and Flanagan (“Timeless”) will be World Premieres.  More...
Sun 3/05 7:30 PM Temescal Arts Center [511 48th Street Oakland]
Doors That Only Open in Silence (open participation, non-hierarchical workshop in free improvisation)

The monthly series of improvisation research at Temescal Arts Center continues. Bring your instrument or come to listen. No advance notice needed — just show up. Small groups will be randomly assembled from submitted names immediately before each group plays. We try to keep transition time between groups at a minimum. Over by 10pm. Donations for the venue rental are encouraged.  More...
Thursday, March 9
Thu 3/09 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street, San Francisco]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Thursday, March 16
Thu 3/16 7:00 PM Audium Theater [1616 Bush Street, San Francisco]
Audium: New Voices II featuring the performances by Sharmi Basu, Alex Abalos & Ronald Peabody  More...
Thu 3/16 7:30 PM CCRMA [660 Lomita Dr. Stanford]
Streaming and in-person:Click for stream  
CCRMA presents a concert of spatial audio and audiovisual works by Jay Afrisando.
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FREE and Open to the Public  More...