Events

Date Artist City Venue
Tour: Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble in Belgium
02/23/17 Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble Gent, Belgium De Bijloke
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Buy Tickets More information
02/24/17 Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble Brugge, Belgium De Werf
Time: 8:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Buy Tickets
02/25/17 Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble Mechelen, Belgium Nona
Time: 8:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Buy Tickets More information
03/03/17 Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble College Park, MD The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Buy Tickets More information
03/18/17 Project 99 Grenoble, France Festival Detours du Babel
Time: 2:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. More information
03/19/17 Amir ElSaffar Grenoble, France Festival Detours du Babel
Time: 5:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. More information
03/22/17 Catherine Christer Hennix & Chora(s)san Time-Court Mirage Berlin, Germany MaerzMusik – Festival for Time Issues
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Amir ElSaffar, trumpet Paul Schwingenschlögl, trumpet, flugelhorn Robin Hayward, microtonal tuba Hilary Jeffery, trombone Elena Kakaliagou, French horn Stefan Tiedje, sound direction & computer programming Buy Tickets More information
03/25/17 Amir ElSaffar and Rivers of Sound Orchestra Muscat, Oman Royal Opera House
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Buy Tickets More information
05/06/17 Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble New York, NY Bang on a Can
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages.
05/15/17 - 06/10/17 Amir ElSaffar – Composition Residency Cassis, France Camargo Foundation
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. More information
06/16/17 Amir Elsaffar and Rivers of Sound Orchestra – double-LP, Not Two, – RELASE PERFORMANCE New York, NY River to River Festival
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Rivers of Sound, Amir Elsaffar’s 17-piece orchestra, will release its double-LP, Not Two, on May 28 on New Amsterdam Records! Rivers of Sound is a large ensemble of instrumentalists from Western and Middle Eastern traditions, exploring the confluences of a musical language that transcends notions of tradition and style. In performing Not Two, an original composition by Amir Elsaffar, each musician interacts with the group through both improvised and composed material to create a novel composite sound.
06/30/17 Archie Shepp’s Tribute to John Coltrane feat. Reggie Workman, Jason Moran, Nasheet Waits & Amir ElSaffar Ljubljana, Slovenia Ljubljana Jazz Festival
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Archie Shepp, tenor saxophone Amir ElSaffar, trumpet Reggie Workman, double bass Nasheet Waits, drums Jason Moran, piano More information
07/03/17 Archie Shepp’s Tribute to John Coltrane feat. Reggie Workman, Jason Moran, Nasheet Waits & Amir ElSaffar Vienne, France Jazz à Vienne
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. More information
07/09/17 Fabrizio Cassol and Special Guests Marseille, France Festival de Marseille
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. More information
07/10/17 - 07/16/17 Amir ElSaffar – Composition Residency London, United Kingdom Shubbak Festival
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages.
07/17/17 - 07/23/17 Amir ElSaffar – Teaching Residency Royaumont, France Royaumont Abbey
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages.

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