John C.S. Keston and Cody McKinney present: Sound / Simulacra: A monthly series which explores musical improvisation as a “faithful and intentionally distorted” representational process. Sound / Simulacra will bring together some of the Twin Cities most unique voices to “recreate, distort, and create the hyperreal.” Jazz Central Studios
Zosha Warpeha will present her explorations from the past year on the hardanger fiddle, a traditional instrument of Norway. She will be joined by Charlie Lincoln on bass. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Join Barnard College and Summer on the Hudson (NYC Parks & Riverside Park Conservancy) for the fourth annual free Make Some Noise concert celebrating women and music. Enjoy unforgettable performances by student and alumni musicians from New York City colleges and universities in a lovely setting. Bring a blanket, or borrow one of our chairs, and hear from up-and-coming women artists reinventing pop, jazz, funk and much more. The performances takes place from 5–8:30 PM; stop by anytime. #MakeSomeNoise. Rain date is Sunday, May 13. View on Barnard's website.