SBM11
Sep
14
to Sep 15

SBM11

SBM2018 September 14 - 15, 2018 across three venues in the heart of Detroit: the Charles Wright Museum, Detroit Institute of Arts, and The Cube

Featured Artists: Dave Sharp Worlds Quartet, Akropolis Reed Quintet, Tia Imani Hanna Ensemble, Maria Chavez, James Cornish Ensemble Opera, Marcus Elliot’s Beyond Rebellious Ensemble, Betsy Soukup, Detroit Composers Project, Whoopknox, Contemporary Directions Ensemble, ONO, Subtle Degrees, Synergistic Mythologies, Saajtak, and New Music Detroit

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Strange Beautiful Music X: 3-Day Marathon of Contemporary Music
Sep
22
to Sep 24

Strange Beautiful Music X: 3-Day Marathon of Contemporary Music

The biggest festival of contemporary music in the Midwest entered its double digit years! New Music Detroit expands their music marathon to three action-packed days of experimentation and sound exploration.
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Locations: Trinosophes, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Cube, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit - MOCAD

Featured Artists: Khemia Ensemble, Juxtatonal, YAK, Trinosophes presents Joel Peterson's "Guitar Quartet" with Lisa RaschiatoreAbby Alwin, and James Greer, New Music Detroit performs Nico MuhlyDavid LangAnnie Gosfield, and Nik Bärtsch, Rebecca Goldberg LIVE, Ryan Jewell + Rafael Toral, Aaron Michael Butler, Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble, Clem Fortuna + Ben Willis, Latitude 49, James Cornish, New Music Detroit performing Steve Reich's "Music for 18 Musicians" and "Pendulum Music," Wolf Eyes, Nick Zoulek, Nick Photinos (cellist, founding member of Eighth Blackbird), Wayne State University Music Technology ft. SPLICE EnsembleJoo Won Park, electronic music ensemble wayne state (EMEWS), Matt Younglove (Saxophone Professor), music by Elainie Lillios, Onyx Ashanti, Donald Sinta Quartet, New Music Detroit: Tribute to the late Pauline Oliveros, Vicky Chow, solo piano presented by Yamaha Music USA, Saajtak

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SPONSORS
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New Music Detroit
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Detroit Bureau of Sound
Yamaha Artist Services
Wayne State University Department of Music
Knight Foundation
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
 

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Strange Beautiful Music IX
Sep
17
2:00 PM14:00

Strange Beautiful Music IX

'Strange Beautiful Music IX' Saturday September 17, 2016

Location: Wasserman Projects

Featured Artists: Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble, Marc Mellits, Jocelyn Zelasko, Donald Sinta Quartet, ÆPEX Contemporary Performance, Latitude 49, Tribute: Steve Reich’s 80th, New Music Detroit ft. Jamaal May and Dennis Nulty, Willo Collective ft. Tanner Porter, Detroit Bureau of Sound ft. Shara Nova

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NMD @ Trinosophes
Dec
11
8:30 PM20:30

NMD @ Trinosophes

Join NMD at your favorite Detroit experimental venue as we perform recent compositions by North American composers including Gabriella Smith, Sarah Kirkland Snyder, Colin MacDonald, Molly Joyce, Roshanne Etezady and Patrick O'Malley.

Vicky Chow, piano
Ian Ding, percussion
Una O'Riordan, cello
Shannon Orme, clarinets
Erik Ronmark, saxophone
David Buck, flute,
Sheryl Hwangbo, violin
John Madison, viola

Suggested donation $10-100. 

Guarantee your seat by purchasing tickets online HERE.

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Strange Beautiful Music 8
Sep
19
to Sep 20

Strange Beautiful Music 8

  • Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Our annual new music marathon at The Max featuring composer/percussionist Andy Akiho and guests Latitude 49, Elliot Cole and Willo Collective, GVSU New Music Ensemble, Donald Sinta Saxophone Quartet, Apetechnology and our first Call for Scores winner Hadi Ayanbod!

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Apr
25
4:30 PM16:30

Art X Detroit with Shara Worden, Frank Pahl and Clem Fortuna

NMD presents a sneak peak into "The Detroit Project," featuring collaborations and new commissions with local composers Shara Worden, Frank Pahl and Clem Fortuna.  Stick around after the concert for a "meet and greet" session with the musicians and composers.

ART X DETROIT is a 10 day Festival hosted at more than a dozen venues located throughout Midtown Detroit’s Cultural Center and is free to the public. 

 

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Benefit Concert at Trinosophes
Dec
10
8:00 PM20:00

Benefit Concert at Trinosophes

Join NMD as we kick off our Knight Arts Challenge fundraising campaign!  NMD musicians Ian Ding, Una O'Riordan, Erik Rönmark, Shannon Orme and guest Jani Parsons will perform the music of Steve Reich, Osvaldo Golijov, Anna Clyne and Nico Muhly.   Performer and choreographer, Biba Bell, joins us for the Detroit premiere of Derek Bermel's "Orbit Design." 

$10 general admission, $25 preferred seating, $125 VIP table for four (includes four tickets).  RESERVE TICKETS HERE

Doors 7:30pm.  Show 8:00pm

Complimentary beverages and light fare provided by NMD and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra

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Strange Beautiful Music VII
Sep
13
4:00 PM16:00

Strange Beautiful Music VII

Join NMD this Fall at Max M. Fisher Music Center for our annual marathon concert!  We have an exciting artist lineup including two world premieres: John Zorn's "Trilogy" and a work by Detroit native, Frank Pahl.  New York-based violinist, Todd Reynolds, will join us for a set of composition and improvisation.  NMD will perform Detroit's premiere of David Lang's "Death Speaks"  with special guest, Shara Worden!  We also look forward to appearances  by GVSU's New Music Ensemble, Miles Brown Quartet, Donald Sinta Sax Quartet and Clem Fortuna.

BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE

For a detailed schedule of the marathon, click here.

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