Presentations: SubCulture Series

New Music/New Places introduces new listeners to concert music and brings performances to diverse settings around NYC.

45 Bleecker Street, Downstairs | All concerts at 7:30 PM

Past Performances

2014 - 2015 Season

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 7:30 pm

Lysander Piano Trio


Winner of the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition

“…incredible ensemble, passionate playing, articulate and imaginative ideas and wide palette of colours.”
– The Strad

works by Turina, Haydn, Ravel, Danielpour & Tchaikovsky

Itamar Zorman, violin
Michael Katz, cello
Liza Stepanova, piano

Monday, Nov 03, 2014 7:30 pm


2013 CAG New Music/New Places Ensemble
with Special Guest and SubCulture Composer-in-Residence, Gregg Kallor

The New Yorker

works by Debussy, Stravinsky, and original Mind The Gap compositions

Curtis Stewart, violin
Jannina Norpoth, violin
Nick Revel, viola
Amanda Gookin, cello

Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 7:30 pm


Winner of the 2011 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition and Sylvia Ann Hewlett Adventurous Artist Prize

“Sybarite5 is not your grandparents’ chamber music”
– The Observer

Works by Piazzolla, Komitas, Radiohead, Shawn Conley, Taraf de Haidouks, Dan Visconti, & Jessica Meyer (world premiere)

Sami Merdinian and Sarah Whitney, violins
Angela Pickett, viola
Laura Metcalf, cello
Louis Levitt, bass

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 7:30 pm

Jay Campbell, cello & Conor Hanick, piano

Works by Fulmer, Carter, Brahms, and Stravinsky


2013 - 2014 Season

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 7:30 pm

Tanya Bannister, piano

Tanya Bannister, piano + String Quartet
CD Release Concert for Intimate Piano Concertos on CAG Records
works by Mozart, Chopin & Schubert

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 7:30 pm

Hye-Jin Kim, violin

with Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

CD Release Concert for From the Homeland
on CAG Records
works by Sibelius, Janacek, Smetana & Chausson