Sideband just wrapped up its 2012/2013 season at the Unplay Festival in Brooklyn (you can read a lovely review of that show by Steve Smith of the NYTimes here!).
Tune in soon for info on our toe-tingling 2013/2014 season!
3.11.2012 – Sunday – 6pm
New Music Bake Sale
New York, NY
We’re going to play some old favorites by Sidebandit Jascha Narveson, as well as a great new tune by wild Irishman Alex Dowling. The event, a yearly concert-bazaar of the New York new music community, runs from 4pm-midnight and should offer plentiful amounts of sonic and edible deliciousness! $5 Brooklyn Brewery beer provided.
3.30.2012 – Friday – 8pm
Creativity at the Intersection of Music and Computation
The Mayo Concert Hall
Center for the Arts
The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Rd.
We’re honored to be an invited ensemble at the concert for this conference on the intersection of music, cognition, creativity, and computation. We’ll be playing a piece by Sidebandit Dan Trueman, with additional works TBA.
4.17.2012 – Tuesday – 8pm
Symposioum on Laptop Ensembles and Orchestras
AVATAR Initiative in Digital Media
Center for Computation & Technology
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
We’re thrilled to be the featured invited ensemble at this conference (the first of its kind!) and we’ll be playing pieces by Sidebandits (Michael Early, Anne Hege, Jascha Narveson, Jeff Snyder, and Dan Trueman) and honored guests (Stephen Beck, Alex Dowling, Paula Matthusen, and Butch Rovan).
5.16.2012 – Wednesday – 7pm
Music With A View Festival
The Flea Theater
41 White Street
New York, NY
We were thrilled to be joined in our set by festival curator Kathleen Supové! We also loved sharing the bill with Doron Sadja.
6.15.2012 – Friday – 8pm
Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35 Avenue
3D madness, dancing tethers, and a variety of tricks up our Sidebandish sleeves!
10.15.2012 – Monday – 8pm
Faculty Recital: Kathleen Supové at Mannes
150 West 85th Street
New York, NY
We join the radiant Kathleen Supové on her faculty recital at Mannes with pieces written by us that feature her piano prowess. Music by Michael Early, Konrad Kaczmarek, Jascha Narveson, and Dan Trueman. Also featured will be 2 pieces from Supové’s Debussy project – new works by Matt Marks and Randall Wolff.
9.15.2012 – Saturday – 7:30pm
Princeton Composers Ensemble Concert
Arts Council of Princeton’s Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
102 Witherspoon Street
We’re kicking off our 12/13 season right with pieces by Sidebandits Michael Early, Lainie Fefferman, Anne Hege, Konrad Kaczmarek, Jascha Narveson, and Dan Trueman. Joining us will be the astoundingly dazzling pianist Kathy Supové.
5.16.2013 – Thursday – 8:30pm
Double bill: Amy X Neuburg and Sideband
509 Atlantic Avenue
Sideband feels right at home at Roulette, and we’re happy to return with a bunch of tunes from our upcoming album – works by Sidebandits Anne Hege, Konrad Kacmarek, Jascha Narveson, Lainie Fefferman, and Dan Trueman. Also, as a special lovely thing, Amy X Neuburg is writing a guided improvisational piece for us to do with her. She’ll also be joining us on Dan Trueman’s Clapping Machine Music Variations. Sideband loves making music with friends!
6.5.2013 – Wednesday – lunchtime
Lunchtime concert at Google HQ
New York, NY
Details TBA, but we’re pretty excited to rock the Google House!
6.11.2013 – Tuesday – 8pm
The Powerhouse Arena
37 Main Street
We’re celebrating acclaimed pianist/composer Conrad Tao’s birthday in style! The birthday boy invited us to split the bill with the amazing violinist/composer Todd Reynolds in this Dumbo hip spot that is a “gallery, boutique, book store, performance, and events space.” Sounds too hip to miss, huh?