S.E.M. Ensemble


Upcoming Performances

The Infrequent Seams Streamfest 2020, co-produced by SEM, will take place from December 17-20.

Contact Us

S.E.M. Ensemble, Inc.
25 Columbia Place
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: (718) 488-7659

Contact Dexter Dine, Managing Director at:

Socially Distanced Concert
Outside 25 Columbia Place, Brooklyn NY 11201

Saturday, November 7, 2:00pm

Amina Claudine Myers and Petr Kotik

Plus Guests


Jon Gibson Equal Distribution No. 1 (1977)

Petr Kotik No Agency Plus (2020)

Amina Claudine Myers Down on Me (Spiritual)
Song For Mother E
God / Ritual
Chopin's Prelude in C Minor / The Blues
Soul Funk #2

S.E.M. Ensemble’s 2020-21 season has been made possible with the generous support of the New York State Council on the Arts in partnership with Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, The Amphion Foundation, The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Fromm Music Foundation, Virginia Dwan, Noni Pratt, Martina Forman, Allegra Fuller Snyder, Sheldon Berlow, Philip Foster, Julian Lethbridge, Raymond Learsy, Anthony Hume, Beth Greenberg & Jim Wright, Rotraut Moquay-Klein, Stephen Deutsch, and Renée Levine Packer. Special thanks to Paula Cooper, Werner Kramarsky, and Brooklyn District 33 Councilman Stephen T. Levin.


Recent News

Check out the first two segments of "Unfolding the Past" on SEM's history here! More soon.

Meta Records has released a recording of an SEM performance of the music of Yusef Lateef and Adam Rudolph.

NODO 2020 took place in Ostrava from August 29th-31st. Highlights can be found here.

"The World: Ostravská banda Solos" is a new video series from OCNM, with new music posted every Wednesday. The first video, featuring a new composition by Petr Kotik is up now!

Watch our video program "SEM at 50" here.

We have published excerpts from some of SEM's earliest reviews. Check them out here!