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OpenICE at Abrons Arts Center | Abrons Centenary Concert #3: Zorn, Oliveros and ICElab’s ExclusiveOr

  • Abrons Arts Center 466 Grand Street New York, NY, 10002 United States (map)

ICE celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Henry Street Settlement with three concerts representing the best of New York's new music.

This show features new music by some of New York's best known musicians:  Music by Pauline Oliveros; the energetic improvisatory team, ExclusiveOR, headed by Jeff Snyder and Sam Pluta; and the World Premiere of a new large work by John Zorn, Oviri, inspired by Gauguin.

International Contemporary Ensemble
David Fulmer, conductor
Ikue Mori, electronics

Concert #3:

ExclusiveOr: Magnets (2014)
Pauline Oliveros: The Well and the Gentle (1982)
John Zorn: Oviri (2014) WORLD PREMIERE

This concert is presented FREE through OpenICE.


Dan Lippel, guitar
Peter Evans, trumpet
Michael Lormand, trombone
David Byrd-Marrow, horn
Ross Karre, percussion
Nate Wooley, trumpet
Alice Teyssier, flute
Joshua Rubin, clarinet
Andrew Bove, tuba
Nathan Davis, percussion
Jeff Snyder, electronics
Sam Pluta, electronics
Ikue Mori, electronics

Levy Lorenzo, sound engineer


OpenICE is a program designed to bring every aspect of ICE’s music-making—performances, commissions, videos, workshops, hands-on educational activities, blogs, and community gatherings, as well as ICE’s work behind the scenes—out into the open for the benefit of new audiences, all free of charge.