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March 2006


Thursday, March 2nd @ 7:30 pm

New music from Billy Martin and Anthony Coleman
featuring the Black Elk Chamber Orchestra and percussion ensemble


Billy Martin's african thumb piano music (from his Black Elk Speaks CD) has been orchestrated by Anthony Coleman for a 10 piece chamber orchestra (string quartet, oboe, clarinet/sax, french horn, trombone, trumpet and flute). The Black Elk Chamber Orchestra personnel is Jennifer Choi: violin, Jill Jaffe: viola, Okkyung Lee: cello, Trevor Dunn: bass, Alexandra Knoll: oboe, Doug Weiselman: clarinet,soprano sax., Vincent Chancey: french horn, Charles Porter: trumpet and Helen Campo: flute, conducted by Anthony Coleman.
Billy Martin will lead various configurations of percussionists for his work-in-progress "Stridulations"
Some percussion instruments featured: bamboo, temple blocks, bottles, balaphones and more...

Thalia Theater - Symphony Space New York City
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre (PJST) Leonard Nimoy Thalia (LNT)
2537 Broadway at 95th Street, New York, NY 10025-6990
Tel: 212.864.5400 / Fax: 212.932.3228

$21


Friday, March 10th @ 8 pm

Billy Martin/ Cyro Baptista

perform solos and duets at the Brooklyn "art silo" Issue Project Room



RE:
ISSUE Project Room hosts Solo Duo Month during March 2006. The program is a perfect marriage between the acoustics of the space and the excellence of these particular performers.


info@issueprojectroom.org
ISSUE PROJECT ROOM
400 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
(between Bond & Nevins) on the Gowanus Canal
718-330-0313
www.issueprojectroom.org


March 2006


BROOKLYN, NY CLASSES:

Enhance Your Inner Cricket: rhythm classes with Billy Martin


Class dates:
March 4th and 18th


Ages 12-and-up. All materials will be provided. $20. (75 mins., 20 persons max.)

Billy Martin will be conducting classes that focus on creative rhythmic interplay and collective improvising. Reading material will be provided based on his Stridulations (miniature percussion compositions for bamboo and woodblocks). No previous musical reading experience required. ANYONE can read this simple notation. Great for all musicians, bands, dancers, and anyone else that may be interested in rhythm.


Make a reservation now and specify which classes:
info@issueprojectroom.org
ISSUE PROJECT ROOM
400 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
(between Bond & Nevins) on the Gowanus Canal
718-330-0313
www.issueprojectroom.org


Friday, March 17th @ 10:30 pm

Billy Martin with Makigami

The great Japanese vocalist who participated in the MMW/Turntable Sessions New Years Eve Party. Other player TBA

Tonic
107 Norfolk Street (bet. Delancey & Rivington) NYC (212) 358.7501



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