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SARAH BERNSTEIN w/ Emilie Lesbros + Laura Ortman

Sarah Bernstein Unearthish
Record Release Concert

Sarah Bernstein - violin/voice/text, Satoshi Takeishi - drums

Violinist/vocalist Sarah Bernstein is joined by percussionist Satoshi Takeishi for a set of original music and spoken text. Unearthish showcases Bernstein's distinctive poetry in compositions that deftly integrate song, spoken word, groove, post-tonality, improvisation, and electronic processing. The duo celebrates the release of their second album Crazy Lights Shining.

"Violinist/poet Sarah Bernstein has created compositions that are post-Beat holistic works of art."
– NYC Jazz Record

Emilie Lesbros, born and raised in Marseille, France and later in Paris, is now based in New York. Lesbros works as a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist (violinist, pianist, guitar player) in various contexts, engaging in eclectic musical projects ranging from rock, classical, jazz, electronic music, experimental, and performance art. Her singing and compositions have captivated audiences and music critics world-wide. She has also released acclaimed work under the alias Miss Elie.

Laura Ortman (White Mountain Apache) is a Brooklyn, NY composer, musician and artist. She produces solo albums, live performances and film/art soundtracks and frequently collaborates with artists in film, music, art, dance, multi-media, activism and poetry, such as Tony Conrad, Jock Soto, Raven Chacon, Nanobah Becker, Okkyung Lee, Martin Bisi, Caroline Monnet, Michelle Latimer and Martha Colburn. She plays violin, Apache violin, piano, electric guitar, keyboards, pedal steel guitar, sings through a megaphone, and makes field recordings.

21+, 8pm doors

L to Bedford
J, M to Marcy
G, L to Metropolitan/Grand

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