Basron and Kamins

We present a duo of two great touring musicians, Simone Baron and Danny Kamins. When was the last time you heard accordion and saxophone together? We’re excited about the textures they will bring to the Red Room. Both bring a focused, thoughtful approach to their energetic style of improvising. Opening will be a trio showing […]

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The Witching Hour of the Wheezing Lute Wee Hour Improvisations on the Boob Tube Continuous Synthesizer by Tom Borax These free streaming performances will last one hour starting at midnight on July 26, August 2 & 9.  All available streamed from our Twitch channel: twitch.tv/highzerofoundation Says Tom of the project: “the ‘witching hour of the […]

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Playing is an improvisational ensemble based in Chicago, performing within the constructs of games and rules. Often raucous, often joyful, often falling apart, Playing is many things, but is rarely the same twice. Jordan Knecht and Chaz Prymek are playing — mediating misuse, Improvising with iteration, goofing, bopping, clanking, clanging, plinking, crinkling, ringing, mangling, https://playing.bandcamp.com/album/lumps-mixtape

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The 24th Annual High Zero Festival of Experimental Improvised Music needs your help! Festival dates are 9/15 – 18, and you can have a hand in making it all possible by volunteering to: Pick someone up / drop someone off at the airport/train station Sell tickets at the concerts Usher Help with transportation during festival […]

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Baltimore’s High Zero Festival of Experimental Improvised Music is in its 24th year and will return to it’s original format! 4 nights, 5 sets a night at the Baltimore Theatre Project. Live and in person, come and get it! September 15-18th. Bookmark highzero.org and check back for details.

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Jaap Blonk

Jaap Blonk (born 1953 in Woerden, Netherlands) is a self-taught composer, vocalist and poet. His unfinished studies in mathematics and musicology mainly created a penchant for activities in a Dada vein, as did several unsuccessful jobs in offices and other well-organised systems. In the early 1980s he discovered the power and flexibility of his voice, […]

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Come hear a performance of experimental compositions by Icelandic composer Guðmundur Steinn Gunnarsson who will be joined by a group of touring musicians. Here’s a taste! More info coming soon!

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The Red Room is a volunteer-run space in Baltimore dedicated to mind-expanding experimental culture, headquartered at Normals Books and Records.