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Roomful of Teeth

As part of Montclair State University’s Peak Performances, joining the American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) to perform Caroline Shaw’s Partita for 8 Voices  and the world premiere of a new version of her multimedia tour de force, Ritornello. Also featuring Gavin Bryars’s Blood Never Failed Me Yet and music of Henry Purcell.      MORE INFO AND TICKETS

Victoire

Victoire joins forces composer/electric guitarist Noveller and synthpop chanteuse Glasser for an evening that explores the sonic intersections of woman and machine, manipulation and composition. The evening features solo sets from each artists and culminates in a collaborative finale.     MORE INFO AND TICKETS

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society opens their European Tour at the Istanbul Jazz Festival in Turkey.     MORE INFO AND TICKETS

No Lands’s Negative Space Record Release Show

To celebrate the release of their debut album on NewAm, No Lands performs at Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn, along with a set by Lorna Dune of Victoire.     MORE INFO AND TICKETS
ANNOUNCING: No Lands' Negative Space

ANNOUNCING: No Lands’ Negative Space

New Amsterdam Records is proud to announce Negative Space, the debut full-length from No Lands, the recording project of Brooklyn-based electronic musician and sound artist Michael Hammond. No Lands has also revealed “City,” a track from Negative Space. “This song was written about a life-altering phone call, in which I found out some devastating news,” Hammond said about the track. “It’s about leaving a place, mentally...
2014 Cary New Music New Music Performance Awardee

2014 Cary New Music New Music Performance Awardee

New Amsterdam Presents is very honored and excited to have been named a 2014 Cary New Music New Music Performance Awardee by New Music USA. The award will help NewAm’s mission of supporting the public’s engagement with new music by composers and performers whose work grows from the fertile ground between genres. Each year, the Cary New Music Performance...

Michael Mizrahi

Pianist Michael Mizrahi performs at Constellation in Chicago.     MORE INFO AND TICKETS

Roomful of Teeth

Roomful of Teeth performs works by Sam Amidon, Rinde Eckert, Caroline Shaw, and Brad Wells as part of Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival.   MORE INFO AND TICKETS

Michael Mizrahi + Alex Sopp

Pianist Michael Mizrahi, and flautist Alex Sopp, perform at the Greenwich House Music School in New York City.     Michael Mizrahi will give the NYC premiere of new pieces by Troy Herion, Patrick Burke, and Asha Srinivasan. Michael will also perform works by Mark Dancigers, Beethoven, and Bach.Alex Sopp will perform pieces Nico Muhly, and...
Craig Wedren, Jefferson Friedman, & ACME: "Tarrying" Video

Craig Wedren, Jefferson Friedman, & ACME: “Tarrying” Video

Following the release of their long-awaited collaborative album On In Love, Craig Wedren, Jefferson Friedman, & ACME (American Contemporary Music Ensemble), have also released a brand new music video for the single “Tarrying” via Impose Magazine. Impose also features an interview with Wedren about the album, and describes the video as an “earnest appeal” that “adds an...

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society performs at the Jazz Standard in New York City.     MORE INFO AND TICKETS
ANNOUNCING: Battle Trance's Palace of Wind

ANNOUNCING: Battle Trance’s Palace of Wind

New Amsterdam Records is excited to announce Palace of Wind, the debut full-length release from Travis Laplante’s genre-defying tenor saxophone quartet Battle Trance. The record will see a release on August 26, 2014. The group has released an album trailer featuring a dreamlike montage of the performers and audio from the record. The group has also announced a string of North American...