Ars Nova Workshop, in partnership with The Crossing, Annenberg Center, and The Woodlands, presents a world premiere work by multidisciplinary artist Matana Roberts honoring the life of Breonna Taylor.
Join Ars Nova Workshop and The Woodlands for a celebration of the summer solstice and the kickoff of New Grass, a collaborative series of programs celebrating rebirth, healing, community, and music.
Ars Nova Workshop and The Woodlands present Spiritual Atmosferic Cleansing, a summer series of programs featuring percussion, song, storytelling, and more, led by percussionist Karen Smith.
A summer series of free outdoor yoga and mindfulness sessions paired with live music — a meeting of mindfulness, meditation, and movement paying homage to Black Liberation Music. Hosted by Ars Nova Workshop, The Woodlands, and Spirits Up!
Ars Nova Workshop presents the return of Ceramic Dog, the abrasive and eclectic funk-punk-jazz-whatever trio led by veteran guitarist/provocateur Marc Ribot.
Ad Hoc: Why Improvisation Matters — Ars Nova Workshop is working on a new podcast about the practice and study of improvisation in music, art, life, and everything beyond.
In collaboration with The Woodlands historic site in West Philadelphia, Ars Nova Workshop presents an exploration of fostering spaces where the creativity, thoughtfulness, and joy of everyday life in West Philadelphia can be shared.
Following a partial collapse of the building, Ars Nova Workshop is now working with a coalition of foundations, volunteers, contractors, and legal advisors to secure “Sun Ra House,” the Philadelphia home of the Sun Ra Arkestra for over fifty years.
Join us for Ad Hoc: Why Improvisation Matters — a new podcast about the practice and study of improvisation in music, art, life, and everything beyond. Coming soon from Ars Nova Workshop and Rowhome Productions.
ANW photographer Ryan Collerd's framed images have all sold. Proceeds have gone to Black Lives Matter Philly, The Youth Art & Self Empowerment Project, and Jazz Coalition Commission Fund.
Ars Nova Workshop to release Muhal Richard Abrams' SoundPath featuring Bobby Zankel's all-star Warriors of the Wonderful Sound with Marty Ehrlich. Pre-order details coming soon.
We are still working hard to keep bringing you the life-changing and spirit-lifting music we love so much, and we are finding new ways to do it.
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