CURATOR OF EXPERIMENTAL SOUND & PERFORMANCE
SITE INDEX



Links Hall Performance Series
Founder & Artistic Director

DATE

MEDIA

EVENT

11/1/85

music

Edward Wilkerson / Rita Warford

11/2/85

music/dance

Jack Wright / Roger Turner / Bob Eisen

11/7/85

reading

Marc Smith / Ron Gillette

11/8/85

music

"Light" Henry Huff / Douglas Ewart

11/9/85

music

Liof Munimula (Don Meckley, Daniel Scanlan, Michael Zerang)

11/14/85

reading

Connie Deanovitch / Heidi Hedeker / Chris Holda

11/15/85

music

Ernest Dawkins / Mwata Bowden / Art "Turk" Burton

11/16/85

music

Triple "C" Club (Laurie Moses / Lee Haddad)

11/21/85

reading

Joseph Paris / Dan Hortzer / Mary Shen Barnidge

11/22/85

music

Steve Mc Call / Douglas Ewart

11/23/85

music

Nga Giwa Sextet (Invented Instrument Ensemble)

11/29/85

music

Ameen Muhammad / Steve Barry / M´chaka Uba

11/30/85

music

Hal Russel Nrg Ensemble (W/ Burdelik / Hunt / Sandstrom / Kessler)

12/5/85

reading

Richard Theodore / Joe Roarty / David Young

12/6/85

music

Greg Rockingham / James Perkins

12/7/85

music

Mark Konewko

12/12/85

reading

Beatriz Badikian / Joyce Goldenstren / Jorjet Harper / Julie Parson

12/13/85

music

Edward House / Yosif Ben Israel

12/14/85

music

Jef Bek / Chris Block

12/19/85

reading

Carlos Cumpian / Cynthia Gallaher

12/20/85

music

Fred Anderson / Harrison Bankhead / Donald Taylor

12/21/85

music

Andre Caparaso / Steve Hunt / Larry Nordstrom / Eugene X Rator

1/9/86

reading

Lorraine Harrell / Dwight Okita

1/10/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

1/11/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

1/16/86

reading

Greg Brofosky / Margo Cuisinier / Frank Rogaczewski

1/17/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

1/18/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

1/23/86

reading

4:30 Poets (Elizabeth Marino / Harriot Melrose / Nancy Bradley O´parka / Miriam Solon)

1/24/86

music/dance

Social Music (Danny Weiss / Steve Bass / John Hey / Peter Roothaan / Bobby Rubenstein)

1/25/86

music

Kapture (Mitch Arnold / Sheldon Atovsky / Paul Bro / Shawn Decker / Steve Elkins)

1/30/86

reading/music

David Hernandez and Street Sounds

1/31/86

music

Gene Coleman / Rross Feller/ Terry Killips / Dan Richardson

2/1/86

music

Xopc (Horse) Quartet

3/6/86

reading/music

Soji Adebayo / Mau Mau Cason / Sura Ramses

3/7/86

music

Conference Call (Jim Baker / Kent Kessler / Dan Scanlan)

3/8/86

music

Community #5 (Nick Horcher / Harry Preacherman / Alan Waters / Scott White)

3/13/86

reading/music

G´ Ra / Richard Brown

3/14/86

music

Marcel Duchamp Memorial Players (Jim Gailloreto / Marl Konewko / Nettie Mc Cortney)

3/15/86

music

"Light" Henry Huff / Kent Kessler / Hamid Drake

3/20/86

reading/music

Teresina Burton / Art Turk Burton

3/21/86

music

"W" (Jef Bek / Bill Henshell / Thymme Jones / Dan Richardson)

3/22/86

music

Fred Anderson / Harrison Bankhead / Donald Taylor

3/27/86

reading/music

Lofton Emenari / Paul Pakiesah Fenner / Malachi Favors / Kahil El Zabar

3/28/86

music

Bee Cubed (Esteban Boyle / Lorenzo Nordstrom / Felipe Pilcher / Jose Pinzarrone / Eugenio X Rator / Lorenzo Soderquist / Danielo Stark)

3/29/86

music

Bee Cubed (Esteban Boyle / Lorenzo Nordstrom / Felipe Pilcher / Jose Pinzarrone / Eugenio X Rator / Lorenzo Soderquist / Danielo Stark)

4/3/86

reading

Jacqui Disler / Suzi Greenspan / Rich Huttel

4/4/86

music/reading

"Light" Henry Huff / Steve Hunt / Kent Kessler - Derborah Pintonelli / Richard Theodore / Andy Simmons

4/5/86

music

David Weinstein

4/10/86

performance

Somebody´s Daughters (Anna Brown / Kiki Bussell / Doreen Laszuk)

4/11/86

music

John Fonville

4/12/86

music

Greg Bendian

4/17/86

music/reading

Sterling D. Plumpp / Virginia A. Boyle / Billy Branch

4/18/86

music/dance

Jim Staley / Debra Lowen

4/19/86

music

Eugene Chadbourne / Jon Rose

4/24/86

reading

Jerome Sala / Elaine Equi

4/25/86

music

Ian Mitchell

4/26/86

music

Jack Wright and Guests

5/1/86

performance

Jeff Abell

5/2/86

music

Andre Caporaso and Friends

5/3/86

music

Ono (P. Michael / Ric / Travis)

5/8/86

reading

Jeffrey Brown / Juanita Garza / Karen Murai / Diane Williams

5/8/86

music

Herbert Brün Performers Workshop Ensemble (Chandra / Enslin / Johnson / Musial / Olson / Ziso)

5/9/86

music

Neoteric Ensemble (D. Ayer / R. Ayer / Davel / Doyle / Funke / Langston / Slenger / Stallman)

5/15/86

reading

Writers, Artists and The Labor Movement- National Writers´ Union, Local 12, Guild Books, Art Meets Labor, Haymarket Centennial Committee

5/16/86

music

Ben Johnston - Electronics On Tape

5/17/86

music

Phil Cohran Ensemble (W/ Sister Maia / Aquilla Saddalla)

5/18/86

music

Zeena Parkins / Tom Cora / Fred Frith

5/22/86

reading

Beatriz Badikian - Universidad Popular Poets Group

5/23/86

music

David Mingus

5/24/86

music

Musica Menta (B. Barnes / K. Kessler / D. Scanlan / M. Zerang)

5/29/86

performance

Brendan Devallance / Davis Stevenson / Hudson / Janet Quinn

5/30/86

music/dance

Gutter Cleaners (Milo Fine / Susan Dehm)

5/31/86

music

Hal Russell Nrg Ensemble "Fred" Tribute To Fred Astaire

6/5/86

reading

Paul Hoover

6/6/86

music

Pan Handlers Steel Drum Band

6/7/86

music

Bleak House (Sara Elkhardt / Kevin Henry / Frank Navin / John Navin / Ben Stokes / Bill Harding)

6/12/86

music

David Hernandez and Street Sounds

6/13/86

music

Davey Williams / La Donna Smith

6/14/86

music

Davey Williams / La Donna Smith

6/19/86

reading

Mary Shen Barnidge / Evan Blake

6/20/86

music

Steve Hunt / Michael Zerang Duo

6/21/86

music

Kent Kessler Octet

6/25/86

music/dance

Jack Wright / Bob Eisen

6/26/86

reading

Black and White Magazine Party

6/27/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

6/28/86

music

Clamdance (Michael Zerang Improvised Music Workshops)

9/5/86

music

Steve Lacy Solo - Steve Lacy / Roscoe Mitchell Duet

9/6/86

music

Roscoe Mitchell Solo - Roscoe Mitchell / Steve Lacy Duet

9/11/86

reading

Erie Street Press - Pamela Miller / Rick Gorman / Henry Krantz

9/12/86

music

Hal Russel Trio - W/Kent Kessler / Cononel David Lee

9/13/86

music

Fred Anderson / Steve Mc Call Duet

9/18/86

reading

Primavera Press

9/19/86

music

Steve Elkins - Marimba Recital

9/20/86

music

Oshun - Sodji Adebayo / Dawi / Greg Kelly / Sura Ramses

9/25/86

reading

Open Mike Magazine Featured Artists

9/26/86

dance

Lisa Fay

9/27/86

music

Henry Kaiser Solo

10/2/86

reading

Rambunctious Review

10/3/86

music

Witchdoctor´s Son - Johnny Dyani / Pierre Dorge / John Tchicai / Beckett / Ntshoko

10/4/86

music

World Music Series: Music of Viet Nam - Bay Duc / Lan Hue

10/9/86

reading

Omnation Press

10/10/86

music

Doug Henderson / Guy Yarden

10/11/86

music

World Music Series: Music of Laos

10/16/86

reading

Formations Press

10/17/86

music

Ed Hermann

10/18/86

music

World Music Series: Cambodian Folk Theater Music Ensemble

10/23/86

reading

Tiara Press

10/24/86

music

Andre Caporaso

10/25/86

music

World Music Series: Music of The Hmong

10/30/86

reading

Lucky Star Press

10/31/86

dance

Lisa Fay / Lisa Dershin / Lucretia Marriott / Brian Saner

11/1/86

music/reading

Edward Wilkerson / Kahil El Zabar Duet - Carl Watson / Virginia Boyle / Tomas De Utrera

11/6/86

reading

B-City Press - Steve Benson / Connie Deanovich

11/7/86

music

Eugene Chadbourne / Peter Balestrieri / Victor De Lorenzo / Brian Ritchie

11/8/86

music

Eugene Chadbourne / Peter Balestrieri / Victor De Lorenzo / Brian Ritchie

11/13/86

reading

Ridgeway Press - E. Henderson / M.L. Liebler / J. Perrine / L. Pike

11/14/86

music

Dan Senn

11/15/86

music

"Light" Henry Huff Quintet W/ Don Moye / Richard Brown / Yosif Ben Israel / Greg Kelly

11/20/86

reading

Nit and Wit Magazine

11/21/86

music

Amoeba Buddies - Hugh Murphy / John Trimble

11/22/86

music

Sal Martirano

11/28/86

music

Gene Coleman / Rross Feller

11/29/86

music

Metnong - Djab / O.D. Pope / Steve Ivan / Leadfingers

12/4/86

reading

Oink! Magazine

12/5/86

music

Evan Parker Trio - Barry Guy / Paul Lytton

12/6/86

performance

Mariana Buchwald / Kathy Kosmider / Heidi Lang / Roshel Rivellino

12/11/86

reading

Black & White Magazine Featured Writers

12/12/86

music

The Clarinet Choir - Mwata Bowden / Ernest Dawkins / Douglas Ewart / Malachi Favors / Ed Wilkerson

12/13/86

performance

Kaja Overstreet

3/19/87

reading

Another Chicago Magazine - Sterling Plumbb, Barry Silesky, Sharon Solwitz

3/21/87

music

Solo Percussion Series - Jerome Cooper

3/26/87

reading

Bluesville - Jeffrey Brown, Howard Edwards, Reggie Smith

3/27/87

music

Daniel Scanlan Quartet W/ Bill Barnes, Steve Hunt, Erik Neuman

3/28/87

music

Solo Percussion Series - Andrew Cyrille

4/2/87

reading

David Sedaris, Amy Sedaris, Donald Deering

4/3/87

reading

John Giorno

4/4/87

multi

Links Hall Benefit Performances

4/9/87

reading

Los Angeles Poets #1 - Michael Lally, Jack Skelly, David Trinidad

4/10/87

music/media

Joseph Celli - Links Hall Collaborative Presentation with The Center For New Television

4/11/87

music

Ladonna Smith, Davey Williams

4/16/87

reading

Los Angeles Poets #2 - Amy Gerstler, Benjamin Weissman

4/17/87

reading

Ed Sanders - Links Hall Collaborative Presentation with New American Writing

4/18/87

music

New Music Chicago Presents Compositions By Berlin, Doerfeild, Granner, Leibermen, Lipp, Marsh, Morehead

4/23/87

reading/perf

Lorrie Jackson, Sharon Mesmer, Brigid Murphy

4/24/87

music

Desperate Measures - Gwynne Winsbeg, Andre Caporaso, Steve Hunt, Larry Nordstrom

4/25/87

music

Solo Percussion Series - Thurman Barker

4/26/87

music

AMM - Eddie Prevost, Rohan Saram, Keith Rowe, John Tilbury

5/1/87

music

Algebra Suicide - Lydia Tomkiw, Don Hedeker

5/2/87

music

Solo Percussion Series - Samm Bennett

5/7/87

music/poetry

Kai El Zabar, Kahil El Zabar

5/8/87

music

Phil Cohran W/ Sister Maia Aquilla Saddala

5/9/87

reading

Amiri Baraka

5/14/87

reading

Robert Klein Engler, M.J. Marchnight

5/15/87

music

Solo Percussion Series - Kahil El Zabar

5/16/87

music

Elliott Sharp Solo

5/21/87

music/poetry

World Music Series: Music of The Caribbean

5/22/87

music/poetry

World Music Series: Music of The Caribbean

5/23/87

music/poetry

World Music Series: Music of The Caribbean

5/28/87

reading

Tommorrow Magazine - Jeff Abell, Tim W. Brown, Joe Gastiger, John Jacob, Dan Ursini

5/29/87

music/poetry

World Music Series: Music of The Caribbean

5/30/87

music/poetry

World Music Series: Music of The Caribbean

6/4/87

reading

New Armerican Writing Presents Alice Notley, Maureen Owen

6/5/87

music

Sam Pappas: New Musical Instruments Performed By Steve Hunt, Michael Zerang

6/6/87

music

Christian Marclay Solo

6/11/87

reading

New American Writing Presents Clark Coolidge, Geoffrey Young

6/12/87

music

Ray Wilding-White W/ The Loop Group

6/13/87

music

Hal Russell and The Nrg Ensemble

9/18/87

music

Eugene Chadbourne Solo

9/19/87

music

Derek Bailey Solo

9/24/87

reading

New American Writing: Chicago Fiction W/ Larry Heinemann, James Mcmanus, Maxine Chernoff

9/25/87

music

Illusion of Safety

9/26/87

music

Nga Jiwa Ensemble Plays The New Musical Instruments of Lang Darma

10/1/87

reading

Visa Versa Magazine Presents Richard Huttel, Diane Raptosh, Diane Meyer, Lorri Jackson, Edward J. Halbig Iii

10/8/87

reading

Detroit Poets: M.L. Liebler, John Sinclair, Tyrone Williams, Bob Rudnick

10/9/87

music

Balkan Rhythm Band

10/10/87

music

Steve Nelson Raney Solo; Phantom Ranch String Quartet- Kent Kessler, Katherine Hughes, Erik Neuman, Daniel Scanlan

10/15/87

reading

Carlos Cortez, Carlos Cumpian

10/16/87

music

Jack Wright Solo

10/17/87

reading/perf

Deborah Pintonelli, Mark Roth, Paul Mc Comas

10/22/87

reading

New American Writing Presents: Connie Deanovich, Lydia Tomkiw, Jeffery Brown, Ed Moore, Jacqui Disler, Barry Silesky, Diane Williams, Karen Murai, Art Lange, Jane Joritz, Sharon Solwitz

10/23/87

music

Santez Quartet W/ Josef Ben Israel, Hamid Drake, Marvin Sewell

10/24/87

music

Art "Turk" Burton Big Band

10/29/87

reading

Tony Fitzpatrick, Margaret Sullivan, Carl Watson

10/30/87

music

Perry Venson Solo

10/31/87

music

The Beat W/ Kahil El Zabar

11/5/87

reading

Jerome Sala, Elaine Equi

11/6/87

music

World Music Series: Music of Arabia

11/7/87

music

World Music Series: Music of Arabia

11/12/87

reading

Clothesline Review Presents Molly Ramanujan

11/13/87

music

World Music Series: Music of Arabia

11/14/87

music

World Music Series: Music of Arabia

11/19/87

reading

Gerald Nicosia, John Jacob

11/20/87

music/perf

Jeff Abell W/ Phil Pilcher, Chris Hyatt, Damon Short

11/21/87

music/perf

Sandra Binion, Butch Morris

4/7/88

reading

Ron Allen, Inka Alasade

4/8/88

music

Tom Cora Solo

4/9/88

music

Algebra Suicide W/ Lydia Tomkiw, Don Hedeker

4/14/88

reading

Jacqui Disler, Marie Grudzien, Jane Joritz

4/15/88

music

Infinity Arts Ensemble W/ Jon Worrell, Irene Robbins, Marion Hayden, Lawrence Williams, Marcus Belgrave

4/16/88

music

Joseph Celli W/ Don Meckley, Kent Kessler, Daniel Scanlan, Michael Zerang

4/21/88

reading

Kent Mueller, Leslie Reese, Cindy Salach

4/22/88

music

The Elvis Messiahs W/ Jim O´rourke, Jeff Kowalkowski, Tim Mulveyna, Perry Venson, Steve Moletor

4/23/88

music

Bill Frisell, Ikue Mori, Jim Staley

4/28/88

reading

Achy Obejas, Susan Firer, Yolanda Martinez

4/29/88

music

Damon Short Quartet W/ Andre Caporaso, Chuck Burdelik, Joe Pinzarrone

4/30/88

poetry/music

Cornelius Eady, M.L. Liebler (Copresented By Chicago Filmmakers and The Green Mill)

5/5/88

reading

Neeli Cherkovski

5/6/88

music

Don Meckley Solo

5/7/88

music

Ethnic Heritage Ensemble W/ Joseph Bowie, Edward Wilkerson, Jr. Kahil El Zabar

5/12/88

reading

Christopher Mc Namara, David Sedaris, Ray Waller

5/13/88

music

World Music Series: Music of China W/ Keery Lueng

5/19/88

reading

Shelia Donohue, Janice Finney, Julius Klein

5/20/88

perf

Frank Melcori

5/21/88

perf

Frank Melcori

5/26/88

reading

Michael Hannan, Steven Schreiner, John Sheehan

5/27/88

music

Otis "Smokey" Smothers Solo

5/28/88

music

David "Honeyboy" Edwards Solo

6/2/88

reading

New York Poets: Mitch Hegfill, Kimberly Lyons, Lorna Smedman

6/3/88

music

Katherine Hughes, Gene Coleman

6/4/88

music

Improvisor Magazine Benefit Concert W/ Local Artists

9/22/88

reading

Frank Farrel W/ Ben Masterson

9/24/88

reading

Chicago Poetry Ensemble - Joyce Caskey, Karen Nystrom, John Sheehan, Dave Cooper, Mike Barrett, Rob Van Tuyle

9/29/88

reading

Marc Smith

9/30/88

multimedia

The Potato Engineers - David Ayer, Harry Castle, Phil Pilcher, Joseph Pinzarrone, Eugene X Rator, Damon Short, Larry Soderquist

10/1/88

music

Midawo Gidein Foli Alorwoyie and The African American Unity Ensemble

10/6/88

reading

Lorri Jackson, Dan Pearson

10/7/88

music

Bill Barnes and 1000 Excuses

10/8/88

performance

Andy Soma

10/13/88

reading

Patricia Smith, Lisa Buscani

10/14/88

performace

John Bussa

10/15/88

music

Eugene Chadbourne

10/20/88

reading

Tamara Madison, Sharese Locke

10/21/88

music

World Music Series: Music of China with Kerry Lung

10/22/88

music

World Music Series: Music of The Middle East with Chicago Arabic Classical Music Ensemble

10/27/88

reading

Art Lange, Sal Salasin

10/28/88

music

World Music Series: Cambodian Folk Music Ensemble

10/29/88

music

World Music Series: Chicago Samba School

11/3/88

reading

Paul Hoover, James Mc Manus

11/4/88

music

Shawn Decker - New Works For Computer

11/5/88

music

Chicago Beau and The House Rockers

11/11/88

music

Kahil El Zabar Percussion Quartet

11/12/88

music

World Music Series: Conjunto Bembe (Conga Quintet)

11/17/88

performance

The Oxygen Jukebox - Martha Green-Levy, Seth Green, Mary Zimmerman, Daniel Fish

11/19/88

performance

Rober Metrick, Heidi Lang, Steve Jones, Alan Tollefson

12/2/88

music

Don Meckley Solo (Co-Sponsored with Moming Dance and Arts Center)

12/2/88

music

Phantom Ranch String Quartet- Daniel Scanlan, Katherine Hughes, Kent Kessler, Erik Neumann (Co-Sponsored with Moming Dance and Arts Center)

12/3/88

music

Phil Cohran (Co-Sponsored with Moming Dance and Arts Center)





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