Upcoming Events

Exhibition Amplified: Helen Frankenthaler
Aug
19
4:00 pm16:00

Exhibition Amplified: Helen Frankenthaler

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | The Clark Art Institute
3:15 pm Musical Prelude | Thomas Schütte: Crystal
4:00 pm Concert | Spencer Terrace at Lunder Center
Presented by Clark Art Institute
225 South Street | Williamstown, MA
Free and open to the public | More information

At the lovely Clark Art Institute in Western Massachusetts, Contemporaneous celebrates the work of mid-century artist Helen Frankenthaler with a program or works by contemporaneously active American composers Frederic Rzewski, Philip Glass, Pauline Oliveros, and Meredith Monk.

A Period of Animate Existence
Sep
22
Sep 24

A Period of Animate Existence

Friday, September 22, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Saturday, September 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm AND 8:00 pm
Sunday, September 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Presented by Pig Iron Theater Company and FringeArts
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Pennsylvania | Zellerbach Theatre
3680 Walnut Street | Philadelphia, PA
General admission $39 | Tickets and Information

Witness the world premiere of Pig Iron Theater's epic synthesis of theatre, music and design that contemplates a future of ominous environmental predictions and rapid technological change.


Transcendental Geometry
Apr
15
8:00 pm20:00

Transcendental Geometry

  • Murray's Tivoli

Saturday, April 15, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Murray's Tivoli | 73 Broadway, Tivoli, NY
Tickets $20 at door | Free for students

Contemporaneous presents Transcendental Geometry, a performance project that will explore new music written with non-traditional tunings from around the world.

Letters Made with Gold
Oct
19
12:00 pm12:00

Letters Made with Gold

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | 12:00 noon
Roscoe Brown Playhouse | Bronx Community College Campus Center
2155 University Ave, Bronx, NY

Contemporaneous performs with music by Shawn Jaeger, Katherine Balch, Brooks Frederickson, and Dylan Mattingly.

O R B I T
Sep
20
7:30 pm19:30

O R B I T

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | 7:30 pm
Lex54 Concerts | Saint Peter’s Church
619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street | New York, NY
Suggested donation: $15

An immersive, multimedia experience with music by Eve Beglarian, Fjóla Evans, Janice Giteck, Nicole Lizée, and Angélica Negrón.

Contemporaneous at Gould Memorial Library
Mar
30
12:00 pm12:00

Contemporaneous at Gould Memorial Library

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | 12:00 noon
Gould Memorial Library Auditorium | Bronx Community College
2155 University Ave, Bronx, NY  | Campus Map
Free and open to the public

An intimate performance of music by David Lang, Jessie Montgomery, Fjóla Evans, and Philip Glass, followed by a Q&A with the artists.

Laws of Nature
Feb
11
Feb 12

Laws of Nature

Thursday, February 11, 2016 | 7:30 pm
Pioneer Works
159 Pioneer Street | Brooklyn, NY
Suggested donation $10

Friday, February 12, 2016 | 7:30 pm
The Sanctuary at Murray's | 73 Broadway | Tivoli, NY
$20 General admission | Free for students

Contemporaneous at Gould Memorial Library
Oct
7
12:00 pm12:00

Contemporaneous at Gould Memorial Library

Gould Memorial Library Auditorium | Bronx Community College
2155 University Ave, Bronx, NY  | Campus Map
Free and open to the public

Contemporaneous brings to life works written specifically for the ensemble by Vicente Alexim and a new work co-artistic director Dylan Mattingly.

Meet the Composers
Aug
14
1:30 pm13:30

Meet the Composers

Bard College | Blum Hall, Edith C. Blum Institute at the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Center
55 Blithewood Avenue, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY | Campus Map
Free and open to the public

This informal panel discussion allows you the opportunity to meet composers Vicente Alexim, Angélica Negrón, Andrés Martinez de Velasco, and Itzam Zapata.

Contemporaneous at Bard Music Festival
Aug
13
7:30 pm19:30

Contemporaneous at Bard Music Festival

Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College | LUMA Theater
$25 General | $20 Students and seniors | Tickets and information

Contemporaneous' debut at the Bard Music Festival Features a world premiere work by Andrés Martínez de Velasco along with music by Vicente Alexim, Esteban Benzecry, Enrico Chapela, Anélica Negrón, and Itzam Zapata.

Behind the Scenes: Two Commissions from the Ground Up
Aug
12
12:00 pm12:00

Behind the Scenes: Two Commissions from the Ground Up

Bard College | Room N211, Edith C. Blum Institute at the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Center
55 Blithewood Avenue, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY |
Free and open to the public

This hour-long presentation and open rehearsal features works by Vicente Alexim and Andrés Martínez de Velasco.

Residency in New Orleans
Apr
8
Apr 13

Residency in New Orleans

April 8-13, 2015
University of New Orleans and other locations

Stay tuned for more details!

Self Portrait
Mar
7
Mar 9

Self Portrait

Saturday, March 7, 2015 | 7:30 pm
DiMenna Center for Classical Music | Mary Flagler Cary Hall | 450 West 37 Street | New York, NY

Sunday, March 8, 2015 | 5:00 pm
Olin Hall | Bard College | Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Monday, March 9, 2015 | 7:00 pm
Side-by-side concert with Face the Music | presented by Neighborhood Classics
Primary School 142 | 100 Attorney Street | New York, NY

Contemporaneous celebrates its 5th birthday by turning the spotlight on its own performers with new work by composers in the ensemble.