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Paul Emery's Nevada City Live! series, in conjunction with the Sierra Jazz Society and Cure-All Records, presents a night of music featuring Tumble and Flounder. This gig at the historic Nevada Theatre will be abiding by Nevada County Public Health requirements for all shows. Proof of vaccination or current negative Covid test required for entry.

$30 premium reserved; $20 general admission

Flounder presents "Space Age"

Wild Eye Pub, 535 Mill Street, Grass Valley, CA

Inspired by America’s Space Age, Flounder presents a program of original compositions that looks back at a time when people were looking forward. David Dvorin: guitar, modular synthesizer, Randy McKean: tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, clarinet, Cliff Childers: bass trumpet, trombone, euphonium, Tim Bulkley: drums

Flounder presents "Space Age"

Rendon Hall/Fiddler Annex @ California Jazz Conservatory, 2040 Addison St, Berkeley, CA

Inspired by America’s Space Age, Flounder presents a program of original compositions that looks back at a time when people were looking forward. David Dvorin: guitar, modular synthesizer, Randy McKean: tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, clarinet, Cliff Childers: bass trumpet, trombone, euphonium, Tim Bulkley: drums

$10-$20

Flounder presents "Space Age"

Zingg Recital Hall, Chico State, 400 W 1st St, Chico, CA

Inspired by America’s Space Age, Flounder presents a program of original compositions that looks back at a time when people were looking forward. David Dvorin: guitar, modular synthesizer, Randy McKean: tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, clarinet, Cliff Childers: bass trumpet, trombone, euphonium, Tim Bulkley: drums

FREE

FLOUNDER @ Luna's

Luna's Cafe, 1414 16th, Sacramento, CA

$10 Sliding Scale

Sundays at Two: Chico Composers

Zingg Recital Hall, CSU, Chico

Celebrate with the faculty performers the composers that are now, and have been, in residence at Chico State. Featuring the music of Alfred Loeffler, Ray Barker, David Colson, Russell Burnham, David Dvorin, Tobin Roye, and others.

FREE

Founder @ Make-Out

Make-Out Room, 3225 22nd Street, San Francisco, CA

FREE

Unity in Motion

Harlan Adams Concert Hall, CSU Chico, Chico, CA

Improvisatory dance and music

Blues Is...?

Zingg Recital Hall, CSU Chico, 400 West First St., Chico, CA

FREE

The Hanging of Pinocchio and Other Strange Arrangements

Zingg Recital Hall, CSU Chico, 400 West First Street, Chico, CA

The Department of Music and Theatre presents the premiere of The Hanging Of Pinocchio, a new musical work composed by Music and Theatre faculty member David Dvorin. Inspired by the original telling of Carlos Collodi’s 19th century masterpiece of children’s fiction, the work is a rumination on the perplexity of boyhood behavior and societal expectations. Joining David on guitar and electronics will be a top-notch ensemble of instrumental soloists from around Northern California, including Matej Seda (violin), Randy McKean (clarinets), and Clifford Childers (trombone/bass trumpet/harmonica). 

FREE

Jan10

Decomposition Night 2

Naked Lounge, 118 W 2nd St, Chico, CA

Set of solo guitar compositions as part of Uncle Dad's series presenting an entirely different lineup of visual, auditory, and performance art based on the concept of Decomposition as it relates to art, science, and culture.

$10 adv // $15 door // $25 pass for all 3 remaining shows

Oct9

Dust Bowl Mix

Zingg Recital Hall, CSU Chico, 400 West First Street, Chico, CA

Pull-String Duo will premiere Dust Bowl Mix, a new work composed by David Dvorin for acoustic guitar, banjo, violin and electronics. Inspired by and created from the historic Library of Congress audio recordings which document the personal lives of Dust Bowl migrants in California, the piece explores themes of hope, work, family, and disillusionment drawing upon the aesthetic and music of the “dirty thirties”.

FREE

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