Once Now Ensemble

Spontaneous! Unpredictable! But we listen to each other.


Once Now Ensemble - photo by Emma Binder

Once Now Ensemble

Coming...

Anybody with ideas about where we can perform or anyone who is interested in booking us, please let our know.


Returning to the Formations Series for New & Improvised Music. Yeah, it's been a while.
Thursday, May 17, 2016
7 pm
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Previous gigs:

The Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts - a room we harmonize with.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
7:30 pm
Jazz Gallery
926 East Center Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Proud to be invited to play in the fledgling but enormously promising Formations Series.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
7 pm
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


So glad to be returning to the fabled Jazz Gallery!
Friday, March 14, 2014
7 pm
Jazz Gallery
926 East Center Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


It's our 5th Anniversary Celebration and we are intact and jacked in fact! Returning to the room (of our birth).
Sunday, January 12, 2014
2 pm
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Thrilled to be invited back, we're looking forward to playing this historical room again.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
7 pm
Jazz Gallery
926 East Center Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Yeah, it's been a while but we're definitely not ready for retirement.
Friday, August 2, 2013
7 pm
Jazz Gallery
926 East Center Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Not famous for dancing and drinking but it's the best listening room we know.
Sunday, February 17, 2013
2pm
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Once cancelled but back on again - sorry for the confusion.
Sunday, January 13, 2013
8pm
Circle-A Café
932 East Chambers Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Back to Club G - that means bring your dancing shoes and your dancing imagination.
Sunday, November 18, 2012
4-6pm
Club Garibaldi
2501 South Superior Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Ears always open for new sounds, we're hot to harmonize with the steamroller.
Saturday, August 18, 2012
1-2pm
Steamroller: Art in Motion Community Event
Danceworks, Inc. Parking Lot
1661 N Water Street
Milwaukee, WI, 53202

4th annual fund raiser for Alternating Currents Live
Saturday, August 18, 2012
8pm hour
4th Woodland Pattern Music Marathon
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

What's better than a library? Live music at a library! Outdoors! No one saying "Shhhh".
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
6-8pm
Town Hall Library
N76 W31429 Hwy. V V
North Lake, Wisconsin, 53064

Return engagement!
Sunday, June 24, 2012
4-6pm
Club Garibaldi
2501 South Superior Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Only the hippest of venues.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
4-6pm
Club Garibaldi
2501 South Superior Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

On the road again.
Friday, October 28, 2011
7pm
Universalist Unitarian Fellowship of Door County's Emerson series
Ephraim, Wisconsin

3rd annual fund raiser for Alternating Currents Live.
August 20, 2011
3rd Woodland Pattern Music Marathon
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

In our element!
June 5, 2011
Private party (If you don't know where it is, you're not invited. However, if you're interested in organizing a memorable party for yourself we just might be available.)

Back in business!
Thursday, September 23, 2010
The Sugar Maple
441 East Lincoln Avenue (Bay View)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2nd annual fund raiser for Alternating Currents Live.
August 21, 2010
2nd Woodland Pattern Music Marathon
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Breaking out of all patterns here (except Woodland).
Sunday, April 11, 2010, 1pm
The Milwaukee Spectral Chamber Orchestra (including Once Now Ensemble members)
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

On the road a bit.
Saturday, January 23, 2010
Bonk!
Racine Arts Council
316 6th Street
Racine, Wisconsin

Breaking out of our venue pattern here.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
The Sugar Maple
441 East Lincoln Avenue (Bay View)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

December 20, 2009
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

A fund raiser for Alternating Currents Live.
August 22, 2009
1st Woodland Pattern Music Marathon
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

March 29, 2009
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Our debut (eight days after meeting).
January 19, 2009
Woodland Pattern Book Center
720 East Locust Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin