Archive of past events at The Red Room

Saturday October 19, 2019 | 8:30 pm

Orlando Johnson & Chris Taylor // Jamal Moore & Andrew Bernstein

The Red Room is pleased to host a concert featuring multidisciplinary artist Orlando Johnson with guitarist Chris Taylor, and an opening set by saxophonist Jamal Moore.   Friday, October 18th @ The Red Room 425 E. 31st St. Doors at 8:30pm, show at 9:00pm $5 – 10 sliding scale   Orlando Johnson & Chris Taylor […]

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Thursday October 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm

October Volunteers’ Collective

You are cordially invited to come play free music! Every month, the Red Room hosts the Volunteers’ Collective. It’s a free session of experimental and improvised music. In this cordial, informal setting, we focus on listening and collaboration. Players of all skill levels participate. Try out a new technique or new instrument in a non-judgmental setting. Meet new and veteran improvisers. […]

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Tuesday October 08, 2019 | 8:30 pm

Ghost Trance Music & Adam Rosenblatt

Brussels based guitarist Kobe Van Cauwenberghe will perform an entire set of works by Anthony Braxton, titled Ghost Trance Solos. Ghost Trance Music explores the full extend of Anthony Braxton’s Ghost Trance Music-compositions in the context of a solo performance. To do this I developed an intuitive set-up of loops and live-electronics to generate what Braxton refers to […]

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In Defense of Memory - Trammell, Santistevan, Ortman

Sunday October 06, 2019 | 8:30 pm

In Defense of Memory (Ortman, Santistevan, Trammell) w/special guests Corduroy (Barlow, Burt, Purdy)

A trio formed in the rarified, purified, sanctified air of the High Zero Festival, In Defense of Memory makes its Red Room debut. Laura Ortman is a Brooklyn, NY composer, multi-instrumentalist and artist, and a riveting performer. She produces and performs as a soloist and with collaborators including Tony Conrad, Jock Soto, Raven Chacon, Nanobah […]

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Saturday October 05, 2019 |

KAMYAR ARSANI-TOM CHESS////PWISANS ETE’NEL

Tomchess (Oud/ney, USA) and Kamyar Arsani (Daf and vocals, Iran) The duo just released an a compelling album called “Rhyming Awake” to direct us back to our roots, as we dance forward towards new home Tomchess: Tomchess is a Multi-instrumentalist/Improviser/Composer. He plays Reeds, Western Flute, Arabic/Turkish Ney flute, Oud, and Guitar. He also has a […]

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Thursday October 03, 2019 | 7:30 pm

Fred Frith Trio · Jamal Moore

Red Room and Space 2640 are delighted to present Oakland’s Fred Frith Trio and local luminary Jamal Moore. The trio (Fred Frith, guitar; Jordan Glenn, drums; and Jason Hoopes, bass) will be joined by a sexret musical guest and live visuals by Heike Liss. Note that this event is not at the Red Room but […]

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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.