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10/23/2020 - 12/07/2020

Friday, October 23
Fri 10/23 8:00 PM Gray Area Art And Technology [Online]
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On October 23rd, Patch Pulse presents a night of live audiovisual performances live from the Grand Theater. Bay Area locals Sela and onmommas, featuring visuals by Olivia Cueva, will light up your headphones with their footwork beats, ambient synths, smooth vocals and ebbs and flows. This lineup is sure to get your body moving!  More...
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Saturday, October 24
Sat 10/24 6:00 PM Word A Cafe [5114 3rd St. (Bayview) San Francisco]
Jazz on the Deck
The Jonah Cabral Trio with Smith Dobson on drums and Natalie Montoya on bass.
Masks Required!  More...
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Sat 10/24 8:00 PM Mills College Littlefield Concert Hall [5000 MacArthur Blvd]
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Pamela Z Concert - Pamela Z is a composer/performer and media artist whose solo works combine a wide range of vocal techniques with electronic processing, samples, video, and gesture activated MIDI controllers.  More...
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Sunday, October 25
Sun 10/25 12:00 PM ONLINE [1036 Camelia Street]
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InterMusic SF presents SF Music Day 2020 Broadcast, the thirteenth edition of its free annual music festival, in a special online format on Sunday, October 25, 2020 from noon to 6pm PDT. The free daylong streamed event features exclusive premiere performances by ten jazz, classical, chamber, and global music ensembles, professionally pre-recorded in San Francisco's Herbst Theatre.

This year’s ensembles are Del Sol String Quartet, Telegraph Quartet, Motoko Honda’s AIR Trio, the Musical Art Quintet, and Tom Stone/Elizabeth Dorman/Amos Yang, Mads Tolling & the Mads Men, Destiny Muhammad Trio, Ricardo Peixoto Trio with Marcos Silva and Brian Rice, Jeremy Cohen & Andrés Vera of Quartet San Francisco, and the Terrence Brewer Group.

The public is invited to view the stream at www.sfmusicday.com.  More...
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Sun 10/25 4:00 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Chris Brown performs two of his compositions for piano & interactive computer using the Buchla PianoBar keyboard interface. The show opens with a premiere performance of “Shuffle Bagatelles” (2020) in which twelve short compositions performed in random order are live sampled and transformed by the computer based stochastically on analysis data derived from the performance. Following a short intermission with video by Johanna Poethig, the concert concludes with “Obelisk” (2016), integrating a written score with improvisation between the pianist and interactive computer.  More...
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Wednesday, October 28
Wed 10/28 8:30 PM Internet Streaming [Online]
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INT_11: Jeff Carey, Victoria Shen, Thomas Dimuzio, Lucas Abela, Sigtryggur Sigmarsson, Rubber-O-Cement  More...
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Thursday, October 29
Thu 10/29 7:30 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Join Jonathan Glasier in conversation with Bill Wesley about Tonal Access III: The Array Fields of Bill Wesley  More...
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Saturday, October 31
Sat 10/31 11:00 AM Internet Streaming [Online]
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Franck Martin - Live from the studio, every Saturday at 11am PST, modular synthesizer, chat, news with Trovarsi  More...
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Friday, November 6
Fri 11/06 7:00 PM Internet Streaming [Online]
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In our How Music is Made ONLINE series, our hosts—some of contemporary music’s most inspired personalities—share their insight into a personal favorite piece of music with you, followed by a performance by the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players.  More...
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Saturday, November 7
Sat 11/07 8:00 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Janis Mercer plays selections from her new CD commemorating the 75th anniversary of the death of Anton Webern. Featured is The Kinderstück Project, a collection of short works for piano by local student and professional composers using Webern’s Kinderstück row.  Composers include Brian Belet, Pablo Furman, Donivan Johnson, and Martha Stoddard among others.  William Sorenson performs Roger Sessions’ rarely heard Piano Sonata No. 1 and Stravinsky’s Piano Rag Music.  More...
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Tuesday, November 10
Tue 11/10 8:00 PM The Laundry SF [3359 26th St SF]
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Resident is a monthly electronic audiovisual open mic event started in 2017. It is held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at The Laundry. Resident is casual and cool, and the community you'll find is like no other for aspiring electronic musicians in the Bay. No judgments, no bullshit, just positive support and openness to new ideas. Due to restrictions, this show will only be streamed online, do not come to the Laundry  More...
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Friday, November 13
Fri 11/13 8:00 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Former C4NM curator and flutist Meerenai Shim is delighted to return to the Center to premiere works by Andrea Reinkemeyer and Meerenai Shim. Also on the program are other unaccompanied works for one performer by Alice Jones, Janice Misurell-Mitchell, and Adolphus C. Hailstork.  More...
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Sunday, November 15
Sun 11/15 7:00 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Christina Braun dances and Tom Nunn plays music on invented instruments.
This current collaborative improvisation is influenced by the ideas of chance and chaos.  More...
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Friday, November 20
Fri 11/20 8:00 PM Old First Concerts [1751 Sacramento St. SF]
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Ensemble for These Times (E4TT) kicks off its 2020/21 season with “Old Becomes New,” new music by living composers transforming older music styles, forms, and themes to give them fresh, new perspectives. Featuring two World Premieres by California composer Mary Bianco; the California premiere of “Through the Guarded Gate” by Juliana Hall to poems by Margaret Widdemer; and “Winter Dream” (in memorial Charlotte Salomon) by Dalit Warshaw performing her own music via stream from NYC. Other composers include Marti Epstein; John Musto; Alden Jenks and E4TT co-founder David Garner; Grigory Smirnov; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Steven Stucky; Tan Dun; and Pablo Ortiz.  More...
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Saturday, November 28
Sat 11/28 8:00 PM Center for New Music [55 Taylor St SF]
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Four Bay Area composers join forces to present new string quartets written for remotely located players. A showcase of the enduring Bay Area composition scene performed by the acclaimed Friction String Quartet  More...
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