Deep Listening and friends welcome back the 17-year cicadas to Ulster County, New York for the second time with music, art, poetry and nature walks in June 2013. 

Wednesday, May 22, 7:30pm
Insect Music - A concert with David Rothenberg, Pauline Oliveros, Timothy Hill and Garth Stevenson
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Judson Church
55 Washington Square East
New York, NY  For More Info

Wednesday, June 5, 9pm 
Concert with David Rothenberg, Pauline Oliveros and Mikhail Horowitz with Cicada Invocation with Ione
Part of Mohonk's Summer Nature Week

Mohonk Mountain House
1000 Mountain Rest Rd
New Paltz, NY  
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Friday, June 14, 5-8pm 
Opening reception of a cicada-related art show with spoken word and acoustic music tributes to the cicadas, curated and hosted by Mikhail Horowitz.

Artists featured include Anita Barbour, Cristina Brusca, Dennis Connors,Yourij Donskoj, Jim Fawcett, Jan Harrison, Susan Horowitz, Richmond Johnson, Polly Law, Fawn Potash, Jacquie Roland, Cynthia Winika, and Carol Zaloom.  
Poets/performers and musicians include Spider Barbour, Mikhail Horowitz, Wendy Kagan, Allison Koffler-Wise, Gilles Malkine, Pauline Oliveros, Princes of Serendip, Cheryl Rice and David Rothenberg.

Donskoj Gallery
101 Abeel St
Kingston, NY  
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Saturday, June 15, 3-6 pm 
Cicada Celebration outdoor concert featuring performances by:
Pauline Oliveros, Ione, David Rothenberg, Tony Levin, Mikhail Horowitz and Gilles Malkine, The Princes of Serendip (T. G. Vanini and Julie Parisi), Ryan Ross Smith & Torben Pastore, naturalist Spider Barbour, Leaf Miller
 and others.
Ride the trolley from the Rondout!  Bring your lounge chair and a picnic!

Rotary Park near Kingston Point Beach
At the end of Delaware Avenue
Kingston, NY
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Sunday, June 16, 1 - 3pm 
Guided visit with naturalists Spider and Anita Barbour

Eve's Point
At the end of Lauren Tice Road
Saugerties, NY 
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To view slideshow of materials presented at the 1996 Cicada Celebration,
click pic below.
One Cicada Arrives
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To view Cicada videos, click below.
linocut cicada image in banner by Carol Zaloom


For your listening pleasure, MP3's from the First 17-Year Cicada Celebration

Cicadas #4: Version Barnard

Cicadas Singing in Princeton in 2004

Cicada Invocation - Ione

Solo - Pauline Oliveros

Duo - Ryan Ross Smith & Torben Pastore

Poetry Presentation - Charles Stein

The Nature Of Cicadas - David Rothenberg

David Rothenberg With Tony Levin And Pauline Oliveros 1

David Rothenberg With Tony Levin And Pauline Oliveros 2

Poetry Reading - Mikhail Horowitz

Lisa Fluteless/Cicada 4aa - If, Bwana (Al Margolis & Lisa B Kelley)

April Grove - Spider Barbour

Channeling The Spirit Of Lord Buckley - Mikhail Horowitz

Lethal Dose - Spider Barbour

Channeling The Spirit Of Lord Buckley - Mikhail Horowitz

Lethal Dose - Spider Barbour

The Anti-Cicada - Spider Barbour

17 Year Cicadas - Princes of Serendip