No Reference For Taste: European Tour
1 July 2017, Jazz am Bauernhof, Kremsmunster, Austria
5 July 2017, Prasowski Beach Bar, Rijeka, Croatia
6 July 2017, Restoran Nada, Vrbnik, Croatia
7 July 2017, Kamene Price, Bale, Istria, Croatia
8, 9 July 2017, Black Dog Pub, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
11 July 2017, Bruklinski Jazz Bistro, Skopje, Macedonia
12 July 2017, Dada Cultural Bar, Sofia, Bulgaria
Gabriel Zucker - keyboard; Gabriel Globus-Hoenich - drums.
Gyarfas | Zucker | Hock
26 June 2017, Kek Lo', Budapest, Hungary
Attila Gyarfas (drums), Gabriel Zucker (keyboard), Erno Hock (bass).
Spectrum Brooklyn Opening Night Party, feat. NRFT, TBD
2 June 2017, 9pm, (New) Spectrum (70 Flushing Avenue), Brooklyn, NY
No Reference For Taste performs a short set as part of Spectrum's Brooklyn opening night party. Gabriel Zucker - keyboards, Tal Yahalom - guitar, Gabriel Globus-Hoenich - drums.
Spectrum Ludlow Farwell, feat. underorder, Giovanni Piacentini
22 May 2017, 9pm, Spectrum (121 Ludlow St), New York, NY
Music from our debut record Postcards. Last concert ever at Spectrum's Ludlow St location! Gabriel Zucker -
guitars, vocals; Dan Kleederman - guitars, vocals; Bam Bam Rodriguez - bass; Connor Parks - drums.
Liberté Big Band
18 May 2017, 8pm, Williamsburg Music Center, Brooklyn, NY
The Delegation: European Tour
22 April 2017, MAP Cafe, London, UK
23 April 2017, Jazz East, Felixstowe, UK
25 April 2017, Mad Hatter, Oxford, UK
26 April 2017, Haekem, Brussels, Belgium
27 April 2017, Wine Note, Thionville, France
28 April 2017, Salon de Jazz, Cologne, Germany
30 April 2017, Cascadas, Hamburg, Germany
1 May 2017, t Berlin, Berlin, Germany
underorder at Bowery Electric
17 April 2017, 8:30pm, Bowery Electric, New York, NY
Music from our debut record Postcards. With Maybe Shade.
The Delegation at Spectrum
6 April 2017, 7pm, Spectrum, New York, NY
Music from our debut record Evergreen, and new music from our forthcoming record Leftover Beats From The Edges Of Time.
Zucker | Healy | Ishiguri | Malone at Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall
22 March 2017, Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY
Presented by the Abby Whiteside Foundation. Works by Ligeti and Zucker.
underorder: New York Record Release Party
3 March 2017, 9pm, Muchmore's, Brooklyn, NY
Presenting the release of our debut record Postcards. With Matteo Liberatore, Body Bag, and The People.
underorder: Record Release Tour
24 February 2017, 8:30pm, Flywheel Arts Collective, Easthampton, MA
25 February 2017, 9pm, Le Cagibi, Montreal, QC
26 February 2017, 10pm, Radio Bean, Burlington, VT
Presenting the release of our debut record Postcards.
On the Spectrum presents: Piano/Drums Duos
18 February 2017, Spectrum, New York, NY, 8pm
Gabriel Zucker & Gabriel Globus-Hoenich | Quincy Chimich & Mark Ballyk | Erika Dohi & TBA
No Reference For Taste: Record Release Party
18 January 2017, Rye, Brooklyn, NY, 9pm
Gabriel Zucker - piano, Gabriel Globus-Hoenich - drums, Tal Yahalom - guitar, Walter Stinson - bass.
Ives's Concord Sonata in Pythagorean Tuning
11 November 2016, Lefrak Concert Hall, Queens College, Flushing, NY
The Concord in 25-note extended Pythagorean tuning, presented by the American Festival of Microtonal Music. With additional notes performed on a second piano by Erika Dohi.
ShapeShifter Plus Presents: The Delegation Record Release Party
2 November 2016, ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY, 8:15pm
The Delegation performs music from Evergreen (Canceled World)
in support of the debut record's October release. The release party also features a performance by Tony Malaby, Ben Gerstein, and Billy Mintz.
The Delegation: Record Release Tour
16 October 2016, 4pm, The Windup Space, Baltimore, MD
18 October 2016, 7:30pm, Yale University, New Haven, CT
19 October 2016, 8:30pm, Tranzac, Toronto, ON
20 October 2016, 2pm, The Record Centre, Ottawa, ON
20 October 2016, 8pm, Casa del Popolo, Montreal, QC
The Delegation tours the Northeast and Canada to celebrate the release of Evergreen (Canceled World)
Gabriel Zucker's Weighting
26 September 2016, Spectrum, New York, NY, 7:30pm
5 October 2016, IBeam, Brooklyn, NY, 8pm
Two performances of Gabriel Zucker's Weighting
, an extended new work inspired by Rachel Kushner's The Flamethrowers
, in preparation for a studio recording in October. Gabriel Zucker (piano), Tyshawn Sorey (drums), Adam O'Farrill (trumpet), Eric Trudel (tenor saxophone).
No Reference For Taste
4 September 2016, Williamsburg Music Center, Brooklyn, NY, 10:30pm
First NRFT performance in the U.S. in over a year. Featuring Gabriel Zucker (piano), Tal Yahalom (guitar), Walter Stinson (bass), and Gabriel Globus-Hoenich (drums).
Soundpaper duo European Tour
22 July 2016, 7stern, Vienna, Austria
25 July 2016, Cafe Lumen, Budapest, Hungary
Soundpaper is Artemisz Polonyi (voice) and Gabriel Zucker (piano). In July the duo tours Europe, performing in Italy, Hungary, Austria, and Germany.
Lorena Del Mar || Gabriel Zucker
14 July 2016, Bogui, Madrid, Spain
Lorena Del Mar (voice) and Gabriel Zucker (piano) play everything from jazz standards to classical compositions to folk songs.
8 July 2016, JS Musique Lyon Showroom, Lyon, France, 5pm
10 July 2016, Chez Claude Fontaine, Grenoble, France, 5pm
Zucker|Yahalom|Sallet is the international creative music trio of Gabriel Zucker (piano, electronics, compositions; New York), Tal Yahalom (guitar; Israel), and Gregory Sallet (saxophone; France).
Messiaen's Complete Vingt Regards
29 May 2016, 8:15pm, Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, UK
The complete cycle of Olivier Messiaen's transcendent Vingt Regards Sur L'Enfant Jesus, performed in a Gothic Cathedral.
Aimee Niemann's Masters Recital
21 April 2016, 8pm, Scholes Street Studio, Brooklyn, NY
Johannes Brahms, Violin Sonata No. 3; Clara Schumann, Drei Romanzen.
Four Arms at Spectrum
19 April 2016, 7pm, Spectrum, New York, NY
Featuring special guest Billy Mintz on drums. (At 7pm; not, as originally advertised, 8pm.)
Quinch Chimich & Gabriel Zucker \\ Adam O'Farrill & Guy Mintus \\ Danny Sher's Horse Torso
6 April 2016, 7pm, ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY
Four Arms: European Tour
14 March 2016, 7pm, Las Palmas, Stockholm, Sweden
16 March 2016, 8pm, MellemRummet, Copenhagen, Denmark
18 March 2016, 8pm, Warsztat Artystyczny, Warsaw, Poland
21 March 2016, Cafe Lumen, Budpaest, Hungary
22 March 2016, 7pm, 7Stern, Vienna, Austria
23 March 2016, 10pm, Shangl Hangl, Berlin, Germany
Four Arms is Eric Trudel (saxophone) and Gabriel Zucker (piano, electronics). Collaborators from a number of creative music projects in New York, their duo will be touring Europe in March 2016 presenting For Better Or For Worse, a long-form partially-improvised meditation on the themes of progress and decay, based on a series of texts by European and American writers.
No Reference For Taste: European Tour
16 February 2016, 7pm, Jacqueline du Pre Music Building, St. Hilda's College, Oxford, UK
19 February 2016, 8pm, CC Muziekcafe, Amsterdam, Netherlands
20 February 2016, 8:30pm, Wine Note Club Jazz, Thionville, France
No Reference For Taste is a high-energy jazz duo (and sometime trio and quartet) from New York. Drawing on twentieth century classical music, hip-hop, Latin music, modern jazz, and rock and roll, pianist Gabriel Zucker and drummer Gabriel Globus-Hoenich transform complex original rhythmic material into dynamic, dance-music-esque grooves. The band has performed throughout the Northeast U.S. and Canada, and recorded their first record in September 2015, to be released later this year.
Ihancuras: Debut Performance
10 January 2016, 5pm, Firehouse Space, Brooklyn, NY
IHANCURAS is Artemisz Polonyi (voice) and Gabriel Zucker (piano). An international duo with wide-ranging musical backgrounds, they play a mixture of improvised music, original compositions, and reinterpretations of existing works spanning from Gabriel Faure art songs to Hungarian folk tunes, and jazz standards. Their January 2016 performance at Firehouse will be the duo's debut.
Insomnia Lullabies Sextet
10 December 2015, 9pm, Spectrum, New York, NY
Pianist and composer Gabriel Zucker presents the Insomnia Lullabies Sextet, a (fairly) new project featuring singers Artemisz Polonyi and Lorena Del Mar Hernandez, with David Halpern (bass) and Nathan Ellman-Bell (drums), as well as live electronics by Jeff Snyder. The group overlays exploratory electroacoustic improvisation and austere soundscapes onto incongruently lyrical vocal themes lifted from Zucker’s indie-rock-inflected songwriting.
11 September 2015, 9pm, Spectrum, New York, NY
The Delegation performs excerpts of Evergreen (Canceled World) in advance of the group's debut record release.
Zucker | Hocevar | St. Louis and guests
30 July 2015, 8pm, The Jazz Gallery, New York, NY
Gabriel Zucker (piano), Dre Hocevar (drums), Lester St. Louis (cello), featuring Tony Malaby (saxophones), Henry Fraser (bass), and Chris Pitsiokos (alto saxophone).
Weighting: World Premiere
23 June 2015, 7:30pm, Spectrum, New York, NY
The world premiere of Weighting, an extended new work inspired by Rachel Kushner's The Flamethrowers. Gabriel Zucker (piano), Tyshawn Sorey (drums), Adam O'Farrill (trumpet), Eric Trudel (tenor saxophone).