Ars Nova Workshop presents: AACM | Great Black Music, Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Wadada Leo Smith, Evan Parker, Mike Reed, and more

Sat Jun 4 2011 - Mon Jun 13 2011

6:00 PM

Philadelphia Art Alliance

251 S. 18th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

All Ages

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Presented in Philadelphia by Ars Nova Workshop from June 4-13, AACM | Great Black Music is a festival of performances and public discussions with scholars and writers celebrating the past and present work of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM). This festival ticket will provide access to all AACM Festival events. Please note that each event takes place at a different venue.

AACM | Great Black Music | June 4 – June 13 | Philadelphia, PA, USA
Saturday, June 4 at Philadelphia Art Alliance (251 S. 18th Street)
6pm | A public discussion with Wadada Leo Smith and music scholar John Szwed
8pm | A solo performance by Wadada Leo Smith

Sunday, June 5 at Christ Church Neighborhood House (20 N. American Street)
6pm | A public discussion with Henry Threadgill and music writer Francis Davis
8pm | A performance by Henry Threadgill's Zooid

Saturday, June 11 at German Society of Pennsylvania (611 Spring Garden Street)
Composer Portrait: Roscoe Mitchell
Chamber works by Roscoe Mitchell performed by the S.E.M. Ensemble, Thomas Buckner, and Joseph Kubera
Roscoe Mitchell-Evan Parker Duo

Sunday, June 12 at Settlement Music School (416 Queen Street)
Composer Portrait: Roscoe Mitchell
6pm | A public discussion with Roscoe Mitchell and music writer Nate Chinen
8pm | A performance by Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound Ensemble

Monday, June 13 at The Maas Building (1325 Randolph Street)
8pm | A performance by the Mike Reed-Jeff Parker Duo
9pm | A public discussion with music writer David Adler
10pm | The Collide Quartet perform Henry Threadgill's “Background”

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Ars Nova Workshop presents: AACM | Great Black Music featuring Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Wadada Leo Smith, Evan Parker, Mike Reed, and more

Sat Jun 4 2011 6:00 PM - Mon Jun 13 2011

Philadelphia Art Alliance Philadelphia PA
Ars Nova Workshop presents: AACM | Great Black Music, Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Wadada Leo Smith, Evan Parker, Mike Reed, and more
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  • Check out other similar events on TicketWeb.

All Ages

Presented in Philadelphia by Ars Nova Workshop from June 4-13, AACM | Great Black Music is a festival of performances and public discussions with scholars and writers celebrating the past and present work of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM). This festival ticket will provide access to all AACM Festival events. Please note that each event takes place at a different venue.

AACM | Great Black Music | June 4 – June 13 | Philadelphia, PA, USA
Saturday, June 4 at Philadelphia Art Alliance (251 S. 18th Street)
6pm | A public discussion with Wadada Leo Smith and music scholar John Szwed
8pm | A solo performance by Wadada Leo Smith

Sunday, June 5 at Christ Church Neighborhood House (20 N. American Street)
6pm | A public discussion with Henry Threadgill and music writer Francis Davis
8pm | A performance by Henry Threadgill's Zooid

Saturday, June 11 at German Society of Pennsylvania (611 Spring Garden Street)
Composer Portrait: Roscoe Mitchell
Chamber works by Roscoe Mitchell performed by the S.E.M. Ensemble, Thomas Buckner, and Joseph Kubera
Roscoe Mitchell-Evan Parker Duo

Sunday, June 12 at Settlement Music School (416 Queen Street)
Composer Portrait: Roscoe Mitchell
6pm | A public discussion with Roscoe Mitchell and music writer Nate Chinen
8pm | A performance by Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound Ensemble

Monday, June 13 at The Maas Building (1325 Randolph Street)
8pm | A performance by the Mike Reed-Jeff Parker Duo
9pm | A public discussion with music writer David Adler
10pm | The Collide Quartet perform Henry Threadgill's “Background”