Calendar

Venezuelan Project
Thu, Aug 24, 2017, 6–8:30 PM
The Venezuelan Project is a five member band that focuses on recovering and combining traditional folkloric Venezuelan styles, with contemporary genres of the music world. Current members are Ali Tovar on bass (Caracas), Carlos Capacho on the...More
DJ outside at Culture Club
Fri, Aug 25, 2017, 6:30–10 PM
DJ sets by Dayglow + Dee Diggs Visual installations by Jesse Kaminsky, Kenji Nakayama + J.R. Uretsky Music provided by local lady hotshots DJ Dayglow and Dee Diggs. PLUS, on the visual side, experience Jesse Kaminsky’s immersive, transformative...More
Jessie Leith Munro
Thu, Aug 31, 2017, 6–8:30 PM
A powerful blend of pop-influenced rock and soul with a dash of ’90s R&B faves. Berklee College of Music’s best bands bring the ICA’s Vivien and Alan Hassenfeld Harborway to life every Thursday in July and August. Gather by the water for food,...More
Weyes Blood portrait
Thu, Sep 14, 2017, 8 PM
Active in underground music since 2006, singer-songwriter Natalie Mering has released four records as Weyes Blood. The first thing you notice about Front Row Seat to Earth, the latest album and Mering’s third for Mexican Summer, is its closeness...More
Zola Jesus
Sun, Oct 1, 2017, 7:30 PM
For over a decade, Nika Roza Danilova has been recording music as Zola Jesus. She’s been on Sacred Bones Records for most of that time, and Okovi marks her reunion with the label. Fittingly, the 11 electronics-driven songs on Okovi share musical DNA...More
Gamelan Galak Tika
Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 8 PM
Performing Suite for Violin and American Gamelan, Concerto for Piano with Javanese Gamelan, and By the Numbers The ICA and MIT present a centennial celebration of composer Lou Harrison. MIT’s Gamelan Galak Tika joins forces with violinist Johnny...More
Arditti Quartet
Sun, Oct 22, 2017, 3 PM
“The world’s pre-eminent contemporary music quartet, ” (The Guardian), the acclaimed Arditti Quartet returns to the ICA in collaboration with the Boston University Center for New Music. Founded in 1974 by Irvine Arditti, the quartet’s concerts and...More
Emily Haines of Metric
Sun, Dec 3, 2017, 7:30 PM
It’s time: Emily Haines is back with Choir of the Mind, the Metric singer’s first release as her Soft Skeleton solo project in a decade. That interval has particular resonance for Haines: Choir of the Mind, due September 15 on Last Gang...More
Pam Tanowitz
Fri, Dec 8, 2017, 8 PM
Sat, Dec 9, 2017, 8 PM
Sun, Dec 10, 2017, 2 PM
New Work for Goldberg Variations is an evening-length piece for piano and seven dancers created by classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein and choreographer Pam Tanowitz. Inspired by and set to a live performance of Bach’s iconic and demanding Goldberg...More