National Sawdust+ Elements of Time + Taste: A night of inventive food, mixology, and music
Thursday, September 28th @ 7:30pm
Culinary devotees join forces for Elements of Time + Taste: A night of inventive food, mixology, and music. This special NS+ evening will explore the four natural elements in music, libations, and delectable bites.
National Sawdust is proud to continue our residency programs in season 3 with a focus on Multiculturalism and Feminism. Pursuing the Origins theme, artists with roots in six continents will conceive programs featuring music based on their disparate backgrounds — both to spark reflection on the similarities of our musical roots and to illuminate the beauty only possible through cultural collaboration.
John Zorn’s Stone Commissioning Series: Kris Davis
Wednesday, September 27th @ 7:00 pm
To begin the night, jazz pianist Rory Cowal will be premiering eight through-composed pieces for the Vernal Equinox. Following Cowal’s performance, Kris Davis and her quintet from Capricorn Climber will be joined by special guest Michael Nicolas to perform three entirely new pieces.
National Sawdust presents Classical Sundays: a way for you to experience classical music the way it was intended: up close and personal. Classical Encounters brings internationally-acclaimed performers who have taken bows on the stages of Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall to Williamsburg to perform in National Sawdust’s intimate space. Whether you’re a veteran of Beethoven sonatas or a curious newcomer, these are exclusive, can’t-miss experiences.
National Sawdust (NS), an unparalleled, artist-led, non-profit venue, is a place for exploration and discovery. A place where emerging and established artists can share their music with serious music fans and casual listeners alike.