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26
Mar
2020

Many of the artists with recordings in the New Focus catalog are freelancers who are very hard hit by current cancellations. As a small way to try and help, New Focus is waiving our label share of all sales coming through our Bandcamp page, from March 14 until April 30, paying artists 100% of net …

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07
Feb
2020
Cenk Ergun/JACK Quartet Release Event

Celebrating the release of Sonare and Celare

Cenk Ergün and the JACK Quartet celebrate the release of "Sonare and Celare," an EP featuring two contrasting works that feature masses of sound, repetition with subtle variation, and microtonality to achieve a hypnotic effect. Saturday March 7, 2020 7:30 PM Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall, I 400, …

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06
Jan
2020

Contemporary vocal ensemble Ekmeles ("brilliant young ensemble... defining a fresh and virtuosic American sound" [The New Yorker]) celebrates the release of their debut album, "A Howl, That Was Also a Prayer" at The DiMenna Center on January 11 at 7:30 pm. Featuring works by Christopher Trapani, …

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