2012-2013 Season

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2012-2013 Season

Theater is Evil — Contemporaneous plays with Amanda Palmer and The Grand Theft Orchestra

Contemporaneous joins the one and only Amanda Palmer in music from her new album and performs an opening set with Jherek Bischoff.

September 4, 5 and 6, 2012 | 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Arts Bard
Theater Two, 
Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing ArtsBard College

Tehillim

Featuring Steve Reich's Tehillim and Judd Greenstein's Vayomer Shlomo.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 | 8:00 pm
Chapel of the Holy InnocentsBard College

Sunday, September 30, 2012 | 5:30 pm
Contemporaneous plays the first ever performance at the brand new venue of New Amsterdam Presents!
New Amsterdam Presents (98A Van Dyke Street, Brooklyn, NY)

Collaborative concert with Fermata

Featuring music by Philip Glass and Dylan Mattingly along with works by students at Brown University.

Saturday, October 13, 2012 | 8:00 pm
Roberts Underground, Brown University, Providence, RI

Coming Together

A collaborative show with Brooklyn-based bands Tween and Unconscious Disturbance, featuring Frederic Rzewski's brazen Coming Together.

Friday, November 16, 2012 | 10:30 pm
SMOG | Bard College

Educational Events at Manhattan's PS 142

Thursday, November 29
Contemporaneous presents two fun and engaging educational events at the Lower East Side's PS 142, introducing kids in grades 2 through 5 to the music of their time!

Shut Your Eyes

World premiere by Conor Brown and music by Bryce Dessner and Donnacha Dennehy.

Friday, November 30, 2012 | 6:30 pm
Chapel of the Holy InnocentsBard College

Saturday, December 1, 2012 | 7:00 pm
Presented by Neighborhood Classics
P.S. 142 (100 Attorney Street, NYC) — F to Delancey or J, M, Z to Essex
Tickets $15 in support of P.S. 142

Residency at Williams College and I/O Fest

Music by Dylan Mattingly, Marc Mellits, David Moore, Nico Muhly and Williams College students.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 | 2:00 pm AND 8:00 pm
The '62 Center for Theater and Dance | Williams College | Williamstown, MA

DON'T EVEN

World premiere of the revised version of Sean Friar's Clunker Concerto along with music by David LangAndrew Norman and Jeremy Podgursky.

Sunday, February 10, 2013 | 8:00 pm
Olin Hall | Bard College

Monday, February 11, 2013 | 7:00 pm
Presented by Neighborhood Classics
P.S. 142 | 100 Attorney Street, NYC | F to Delancey or J, M, Z to Essex
Tickets $15 in support of P.S. 142 | Purchase here or at the door

Educational Events at Manhattan's PS 142

Monday, February 11
Contemporaneous presents two fun and engaging educational events at the Lower East Side's PS 142, introducing kids in grades 2 through 5 to the music of their time!

Voices Up!

Featuring world premieres by John BoggsRyan Chase, and Lawrence Kramer and music by by Lisa Bielawa and Ryan Brown.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 | 7:30 pm
Presented by Fordham University's Poets Out Loud
12th Floor Lounge | Fordham University at Lincoln Center, NYC

There Is Another Sky

World premieres by founding co-artistic directors David Bloom and Dylan Mattingly and works by John AdamsJohn Halle and George Tsontakis.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 | 7:00 pm
Sponsored by the Peter S. Reed Foundation
Chapel of the Holy InnocentsBard College
Free, open to the public, and followed by an after party

MATA INTERVAL 6.3

Featuring music by MATA alumni Ryan BrownBryce DessnerDavid Moore and Wil Smith.

Thursday, May 16, 2013 | 8:00 pm
Presented by MATA
Galapagos Art Space | 16 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY
Tickets $20

Gabrielle Herbst Workshop Performance

Featuring an excerpt from Gabrielle Herbst's opera in progress, BODILESS.

Friday, May 31, 2013 | 6:00 pm
Presented by Exploring the Metropolis 
Brooklyn Youth Chorus Academy | 179 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY

Yotam Haber's Last Skin at Music with a View

Featuring Yotam Haber's Last Skin.

Friday, June 21, 2013 | 7:00 pm
Presented by Music with a View, in partnership with Make Music New York
The Flea Theater | 41 White Street, New York, NY
Free and open to the public

LIVE at LPR with Jherek Bischoff

Featuring music by Jherek Bischoff, Donnacha Dennehy and Shawn Jaeger.

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 | Doors at 6:30 pm | Show at 7:30 pm
(le) poisson rouge | 158 Bleeker Street, New York, NY
Tickets $13 in advance | $15 at door

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