Upcoming

Monday, November 06, 2017
8:30 PM
ROVA PLAYS ROVA
The Monday Make-Out
The cutting edge of Bay Area jazz and improvised music
The Make-Out Room
3225 22nd Street & Mission
San Francisco 94110
http://www.makeoutroom.com/calendar.html
Description:
Rova returns to a favorite hometown venue, The Make-Out Room to play new works.

Set #1: Instagon (Sacramento-based group improvisation)
http://www.tif.org/

Set #2: Rova

Set #3: Rent Romus's Life's Blood (modern/free jazz)
http://romus.net
Saturday, December 16, 2017
8:00 PM
ROVA PLAYS WADADA LEO SMITH
Wadada Leo Smith: CREATE @ The Lab SF
The Lab
2948 16th Street
San Francisco 94103
415-864-8855
http://www.thelab.org/projects/2017/12/15/wadada-leo-smith-create
Description:
Rova will perform an extraordinary quartet work commissioned from Wadada Leo Smith at the turn of the century, "The M'ad Din". The extended work will be part of a two day festival of Wadada's music, CREATE, December 15-16.
Saturday, January 27, 2018
8:00 PM
ROVA (+1):
ROVA's 40th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
The Lab SF
2948 16th Street
San Francisco 94103
415-864-8855
http://www.thelab.org/projects/2018/1/27/rova-plus-one-featuring-dohee-lee-wobbly-and-angela-c-villa
Description:
Rova celebrates its 40th anniversary in keeping with their ongoing mission to build and nurture the great improviser community with an exciting evening of collaboration. Rova (+1) will be comprised of 3 separate interactions with artists, Wobbly, Dohee Lee, and ACVilla. The range of creative disciplines will engage Rova in various ways that will reflect on the quartet's long history of working with invited guests--a history that includes partnering with John Zorn, Anthony Braxton, Steve Lacy, Pamela Z, Wadada Leo Smith, Vinny Golia, Miya Masaoka, Nels Cline, Fred Frith, Satoko Fujii, and dozens of others. Come celebrate a very special milestone with Rova!