Past Dates

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Take Off Collective - 9:30PM

Ole Mathisen - sax, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 7:30
530 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

ElSaffar/Mathisen/Fujiwara - 8PM
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 638-4400

Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Ole Mathisen - sax, Tomas Fujiwara - drums

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Take Off Collective - 7:00PM
Brooklyn
Price: 10

Ole Mathisen - tenor saxophone/electronics, Matthew Garrison - bass/electronics, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 7PM
Central Park - Iroquious Way
Schenectady, NY 12304

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound Orchestra

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Ole Mathisen/Chris Wabich - 8:30PM
2220 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90057

Ole Mathisen - tenor sax, Chris Wabich - drums, Jimmy Mahlis - oud, TBA - bass

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Nordic Jazz Festival D.C
Kari Ikonen Ikonostasis

Kari Ikonen - piano, Ole Mathisen - sax, Ra-Kalam Bob Moses - drums

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Ole Mathisen Floating Points - 7:30PM

Ole Mathisen - tenor sax, Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Bobby Avey - piano, Gregg August - bass

Monday, June 26th, 2017

Kari Ikonen Ikonostasis - 7:30PM

Kari Ikonen - piano, Ole Mathisen - sax, Ra-Kalam Bob Moses - drums

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Kari Ikonen Ikonostasis - 8:15PM

Kari Ikonen - piano, Ole Mathisen - sax, Ra-Kalam Bob Moses - drums

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Ole Mathisen Floating Points - 7:30PM
290 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10013

Ole Mathisen - tenor sax, Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Bobby Avey -piano, Gregg August - bass

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Take Off Collective - 8:15PM

Ole Mathisen - sax, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble
Brooklyn Museum

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 8:00PM

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 7:00PM

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Tony Moreno - 9:30PM
55 Christopher St.
New York, NY 10001

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 8:30PM

Friday, February 24th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 8:00PM

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 8:00PM

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Gabriela Anders - 9:30
55 Christopher St.
New York, NY 10001

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Take Off Collective - 7:00PM

Ole Mathisen - sax, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Chris Washburne's SYOTOS - 7:30PM

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Trio - 8:00PM
287 Spring Street
New York, NY 10013

NEW EAR FESTIVAL 

Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Ole Mathisen - sax, Tomas Fujiwara - drums

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Ole Mathisen Floating Points - 8:30PM

Ole Mathisen - tenor sax, Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Bobby Avey - piano, Gregg August - bass

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Take Off collective - 7:00PM
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen - tenor sax, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Chris Washburne's SYOTOS - 7:00PM
New York

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Chris Washburne's SYOTOS - 7:00PM

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Ole Mathisen Floating Points - 7PM
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen - sax, Gregg August - bass, Chris Wabich - drums

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 9:45PM
Kensington Gore
London, GB SW7 2AP
GB

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble
Istanbul, TR 3553
TR

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 8:00PM
1750 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612.375.7600

Friday, October 14th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 8:00PM
159 Pioneer Street Red Hook
Brooklyn, NY

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 8:00PM
Chicago

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Celebrating Coltrane - 10:20PM

Saxophonists Ole Mathisen, Bobby Zankel, Darius Jones, Mark Allen 

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Take Off Collective - 7:00PM
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen - sax, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 7:30PM
New York, NY

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 8:00PM
Athens
Greece

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Take Off Collective - 8:15

Ole Mathisen-sax, Matthew Garrison-bass, Marko Djordjevic-drums

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Jaime Lozano
34 West 22nd St.
New York, NY 10010
212-206-0440

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Ole Mathisen Trio - 8:00PM
Monterrey
Mexico

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Ole Mathisen

Norway

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 8:00PM

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 7:30PM
Cleveland, OH 44102

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound - 8:00PM
260 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215)893-1999

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Take Off Collective - 8:00PM

Ole Mathisen-sax, Matthew Garrison-bass, Marko Djordjevic-drums

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Jaime Lozano - 9:30
34 West 22nd St.
New York, NY 10010
212-206-0440

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble/Take Off Collective - 8:15PM
Price: $12

Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble/Take Off Collective DOUBLE HEADER!

Ole Mathisen-sax, Julian Pollack-piano, Marko Djordjevic-drums, Matthew Garrison-bass

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

Tony Moreno Quintet - 9:30PM
55 Christopher St.
New York, NY 10001

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar duo - 8:00PM

Monday, February 8th, 2016

SYOTOS - 8:00PM

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Chris Washburne's SYOTOS - 7:30PM

Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble/Take Off Collective - 7:00 PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Price: $12

DOUBLE HEADER featuring Ole Mathisen - sax, Julian Pollack - piano, Marko Djordjevic - drums, Matthew Garrison - bass

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 2:30PM

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Chris Washburne's SYOTOS - 11:40PM
Zinc Bar

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 9:40PM
Subculture

Saturday, December 26th, 2015

Marko Djordjevic Sveti - 10:00PM
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003

Ole Mathisen-sax, Petar Krstajic-bass, Marko Djordjevic-drums

Friday, December 25th, 2015

Marko Djordjevic Sveti - 9:30PM
40-19 Gleane St.
Elmhurst, NY 11373

Ole Mathisen-sax, Petar Krstajic-bass, Marko Djordjevic-drums

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Take Off Collective - 9:00PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen/Matt Garrison/Marko Djordjevic

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Take Off Collective - 8:00PM
18 Whitwell Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA

Ole Mathisen, Matt Garrison, Marko Djordjevic

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Afromantra - 7:30
212 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022
USA

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
Oude Schans 73-77
Amsterdam, NL europe
NL
+ 31 (0)20 623 33 73

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 7:00PM
‘s-Hertogenbosch
The Netherlands

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
Brussels, BEL 32
BE

Monday, October 19th, 2015

SYOTOS - 8:00PM
63 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY 10014

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
Toronto
Canada

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
45 Crown St
New Haven, CT 06510
203.785.0468

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 7:30

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
77 E. Randolph
Chicago, IL 60601
312-744-6630

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:30PM
3111 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Take Off Collective - 8:15pm
18 Whitwell Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Price: $10

The Take Off Collective soars again! Ole Mathisen - sax, Matt Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
2537 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
212-864-1414

Crisis CD release.

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble - 8:30pm
121 Ludlow Street
New York City, NY 10002
USA
Price: $15, $10 w/student ID

7 Seconds to Sundown Album Release Concert! Album included w/admission.

Ole Mathisen - saxophones, Julian Pollack - piano, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Tony Moreno Quintet - 9:30PM
55 Christopher St.
New York, NY 10001

Saturday, August 1st, 2015

SYOTOS - 8pm
6302 Main Street
Tannersville, NY 12485
USA
518-628-4424

Friday, July 31st, 2015

SYOTOS - 7:30pm
6302 Main Street
Tannersville, NY 12485
USA
518-628-4424

SYOTOS

 

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

SYOTOS - 8pm
Bard College
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504
USA
518-628-4424

SYOTOS

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

SYOTOS - 7pm
2751 Broadway
New York City, NY 10025
USA
212.864.6662

SMOKE

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

Ole Mathisen Solo Saxophone - 7:00pm
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
(646) 820-9452
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen's first ever solo saxophone performance!

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers - 8pm
Istiklal Caddesi 146
Istanbul, TR Beyoğlu 34435
TR
+90 212 334 07 00

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

SYOTOS - 8pm
431 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 414-5994

SYOTOS

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Afromantra - 8pm
250 Bedford Park Blvd West
Bronx, NY 10468

Afromantra

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Take Off Collective - 7pm
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
(646) 820-9452
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Matthew Garrison, bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

SYOTOS - 8pm
63 Gansevoort Street
New York City, NY 10014
USA
646 240 4264

SYOTOS

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Marko Djordjevic Trio Sveti - 11pm
14 Christopher Street
New York City, NY 10014
USA
646.756.4145

Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Osamu McGregor - piano, Marko Djordjevic - drums, Evan Marien - bass

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Ensemble - 8pm
260 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-893-1999

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Rivers of Sound: Not Two - 7:30pm
132 W 65th St
New York, NY 10001
(212) 546-2656

The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

Friday, April 10th, 2015

TOC - 8:15pm
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
646 820 9452
Price: $10

Saxophone - Ole Mathisen, Bass - Matthew Garrison, Drums - Marko Djordjevic

Monday, April 6th, 2015

High School Big Band Festival - 8pm
514 University Avenue
Selinsgrove, PA 17870
570.374.0101

Guest soloist, band instructor - Ole Mathisen

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar Quintet/ Rudresh Mahanthappa “Gamak” - 8-10PM
Lafayette College, Williams Center for the Arts
Easton, PA 18042
USA
610.330.5009

Friday, January 30th, 2015

The Amir ElSaffar Quintet - 6PM
1000 5th Avenue
New York City, NY 10028
USA
212.535.7710

Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Zafer Tawil - oud, percussion, Tareq Abboushi - busuq, Carlo DeRosa - bass, Nasheet Waits - drums

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

Chris Washburne and Syotos - 12:45AM
157 Bleecker Street
New York City, NY 10012
USA
212.260.1700

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Amir ElSaffar and Two Rivers Large Ensemble - 8pm
16 Beaver Street 4th Floor
New York City, NY 10004
USA
646.732.3261

Amir ElSaffar - trumpet, Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Zafer Tawil - oud, percussion, Tareq Abboushi - busuq, Carlo DeRosa - bass, Nasheet Waits - drums

Sunday, December 28th, 2014

Tony Moreno Quintet - 9:30pm
55 Christopher St.
New York, NY 10001
212.929.9883

Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Chris Washburne - trombone, Miles Okasaki - guitar, Dean Johnson - bass, Tony Moreno - drums

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Afromantra - 10pm
14 Christopher Street
New York City, NY 10014
USA
646 756 4145

Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Carlos Cuevas - rhodes, Ariel Alejandro de la Portilla - Bass, Alex Garcia - Drummer & Composer

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Joshua Davis Know Garden, Ole Mathisen's Outlier - 8pm, 9:30pm
18 Whitwell Plce
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
646 820 9452
Price: $10

Joshua Davis Known Garden: Joshua Davis - bass, Ole Mathisen clarinet - saxophones,  Jason Rigby - saxophones, Colin Stranahan - drums

Ole Mathisen’s Outlier: Ole Mathisen – saxophones, Julian Pollack – piano/bass, Marko Djordjevic – drums

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Marko Djordjevic & Sveti/Ole Mathisen's Outlier - 11pm
14 Christopher Street
New York City, NY 10014
USA
646 756 4145

Julian Pollock - keys, Ole Mathisen - Saxophones, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Helix! New Music Ensemble - 2pm
85 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Premier of Ole Mathisen's composition "Furert og Vœrbitter," dedicated to 3 iconic Norwegian comedians; Rolv Wesenlund, Harald Heide Sten Jr. and Leif Juster.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Japan tour Nov. 4-17
Jiro Yoshida Quintet

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

The Nuoveau Classical Project - 8pm
81 George St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

The Nuoveau Classical Project  premiers "shadowline" for clarinet, cello and piano, by Ole Mathisen .

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Jiro Yoshida - 6:30pm
New York, NY 10001

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Jiro Yoshida - 9pm
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Syotos - 7, 9, and 10:30pm
2751 Broadway
New York City, NY 10025
212.864.6662

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Amir ElSaffar Quintet
Saalfelden, AUS .....
AT

Amir ElSaffar, Ole Mathisen, John Escreet, François Moutin, Dan Weiss

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Chris Washburne and Syotos - 5:15PM
Cecil B. Moore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 10121
USA

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Amir ElSaffar Quintet
212 W 83rd Street
New York, NY 10024
USA
(212) 721-1223

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Amir ElSaffar Quintet
150 West 17th St
New York, NY 10011
212-620-5000

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Amir ElSaffar - 8PM
Fort Adams State Park
Newport, RI 02840
USA
401.848.5055

Amir ElSaffar, Ole Mathisen, John Escreet, François Moutin, Dan Weiss

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Amir ElSaffar Quintet - 7PM
20 Center Street
Northampton, MA
USA
Price: $25

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Dimensional States - 8PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
(646) 820-9452

Microtonal music for orchestra by Sten Hostfalt

Sunday, June 8th, 2014

TakeOffCollective - 7PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
(646) 820-9452
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen - saxophone, Matthew Garrison - bass, Marko Djordjevic - drums

Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Take Off Collective - 8:15PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
646 820 9452
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen, Matthew Garrison, Marko Djordjevic

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

AfroMantra - 7PM
4 West 43rd St (bet. 5th and 6th Ave.)
New York, NY

Alex Garcia, Ole Mathisen, Mike Eckroth, Ariel De la Portilla

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

SYOTOS - 8PM
Caldwell, NJ 07006
973 618 3520
Price: $20

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

7-11:30PM
2751 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
USA
212.864.6662

SYOTOS

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Ole Mathisen's Outlier - 9PM
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen, Amir ElSaffar, Julian Pollack, François Moutin, drums

TBA

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

SYOTOS - 4PM
881 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019
212-247-7800

At Carnegie Hall

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Vana Gierig Quartet - 9PM
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003
Price: $10

w/ Ole Mathisen, Vana Gierig, Marcello Pelliteri and Matthew Parish

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Vana Gierig Quartet - 9pm
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003
Price: $10

w/Ole Mathisen, Vana Gierig, Marcello Pelliteri, Matthew Parish

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Take Off Collective - 7PM
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
USA
646-820-9452
Price: $10

Ole Mathisen, Matthew Garrison, Marko Djordjevic

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Afromantra - 10:30PM
75 Christopher St
New York, NY 10014
212-675-6056

Alex Garcia, Ole Mathisen, Ariel de la Portilla, Mike Eckroth

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Ole Mathisen's Outlier - 9PM
62 Ave. C
NEW YORK, NY 10003
USA
Price: $10
One more chance to catch us. The usual suspects!

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Ole Mathisen's Outlier - 9pm
62 Ave. C
New York, NY 10003

Featuring Ole Mathisen, Julian Pollack, Marko Djordjevic, Amir ElSaffar and François Moutin

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers Ensemble - 7PM
Central Park - Iroquious Way
Schenectady, NY 12304

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Amir ElSaffar Two Rivers - 8:00PM
45 Crown St
New Haven, CT 06510
203.785.0468