• Address 720 East Locust Street | Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Phone 414.263.5001
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm | Closed Mon
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm, Sat-Sun 12-5pm, Closed Mon
Event Calendar
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readings & workshops
April 6 - Sep 28

Book Club: Readshops led by Karl Gartung

readings & workshops
July 3 - Sep 25

Dhamma MKE

exhibitions
August 1 - Sep 26

The Point Being: Works by Thomas Gaudynski

special events
August 12 -23

CLOSED for inventory

readings & workshops
September 5

Br!NK New Play Festival

film & video
September 6

aCinema presents Aurora Picture Show’s Extremely Shorts Touring Program

readings & workshops
September 7

Poetry Reading: Ana Božičević & Annie Grizzle

readings & workshops
September 7

Poems are a River: Writing Built and Natural Form - a workshop with Ana Božičević

performances
September 11

Thomas Gaudynski, Linda Binder, and Mark Mantel performing in response to The Point Being

exhibitions
September 14

AVIARY: Selected Paintings by Ken Wood - Book Release and Reception

performances
September 15

Alternating Currents Live presents Silvia Bolognesi and Russ Johnson

performances
September 19

Formations Series for New and Improvised Music

readings & workshops
September 20

Poetry Reading: John Sierpinski, Sylvia Cavanaugh, and Ed Werstein

Archived performances
Aug 16 Thursday, August 16
7:00pm, $Give What You Can

Set 1
John McCoy- Modular Synthesis
Nathan Montgomery- Guitar, electronics and voice
Miles Allen Saxophone and Clarinet 

John, Nathan, and Miles will perform a set of improvised music.

Set 2
Hal Rammel - sound palette
Jakob Heinemann - bass

As a composer and improviser Hal Rammel utilizes musical instruments of his own design and construction. His most recent collaborators include violinist Linda Binder (PaVda), cellist Matt Turner (Fractures & Phantoms), and guitarist Chris Burns (Scrawl). In 2016 Penumbra Music published “The Amplified Palette: A History in Pictures” to mark the 25th anniversary of his work with this electroacoustic instrument.

Jakob Heinemann is a bass player, composer, improvisor and educator from Madison, Wisconsin. In 2017, he graduated from Lawrence University with a degree in music performance, where he studied with many great artists, including Bill Carrothers, Matt Turner, Patty Darling and Mark Urness. Also in 2017 Jakob moved to Chicago, IL. Some of his current projects includes music for solo bass, the original music quintet Work Friends, and the electroacoustic trio Collector. He’s also continually working on composing original music.