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  • Philadelphia Art Alliance251 S. 18th Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets
    Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present the return of bassist/composer Moppa Elliott’s irreverent ensemble Mostly Other People Do the Killing, celebrating the release of the second album by their expanded septet incarnation, Loafer’s Hollow.

  • Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Ethnic Heritage Ensemble

    The Freedom Principle

    FringeArts140 N. Columbus Blvd. (at Race St.)
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $18 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop welcomes the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble to Philadelphia in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the legendary cult film Love Jones, in which El’Zabar and Avery both appeared.

  • Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Philadelphia Art Alliance251 S. 18th Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $25 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is honored to present the return of  legendary Australian trio The Necks, following one of 2016’s most compelling and captivating concerts.

    The Los Angeles Times writes, “A magic act masquerading as a piano trio, this Australian group delivers long-form improvisations that shift with such patient beauty that it casts a bit of a trance.”

  • Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 8:00pm
    The Rotunda4014 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: Free Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present the expansive tenor saxophone quartet Battle Trance, celebrating the release of their second album, “Blade of Love.”

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Johnny Brenda’s1201 Frankford Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present saxophonist Donny McCaslin and his quartet, which became the backing band for Blackstar, David Bowie’s final recording.

  • Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Celebrating Pat Metheny

    Alternative Guitar Summit Philadelphia

    Boot & Saddle1131 S. Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present Joel Harrison’s 7th annual Alternative Guitar Summit, coming to Philadelphia for the first time. A stunning all-star line-up of six-string masters will pay homage to Pat Metheny.

     

  • Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Philadelphia Art Alliance251 S. 18th Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present bassist Stephan Crump with his new quartet Rhombal, convened around a body of work composed for Crump’s late brother.

  • Friday, March 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Painted Bride Art Center230 Vine Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $25 in advance // $30 day of show Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present inventive saxophonist Steve Lehman’s Sélébéyone, an idiom-spanning new project combining modern jazz, underground hip-hop, Senegalese rap and live electronics to create a unique form of urban experimentalism.

  • Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:00pm
    International House3701 Chestnut Street
    Philadelpia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is thrilled to present the first of two solo performances, one electronic and one

  • Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Painted Bride Art Center230 Vine Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $20 General Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is thrilled to present the second of two solo performances, one electronic and one acoustic, by the hugely influential pianist, composer and electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani.

  • Friday, April 14, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Painted Bride Art Center230 Vine Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: $25 in advance // $30 day of show Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop and the Painted Bride Art Center are pleased to present trumpet great Dave Douglas with his new quartet Dada People, a collaboration with French pianist Frank Woeste dedicated to Dada artist Man Ray.

     

  • Monday, May 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
    The Rotunda4014 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA Map
    Price: Free Admission Buy Tickets

    Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present the do of multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and trumpet stalwart Nate Wooley.