11-13 October 2019

TUSK Festival, Sage Gateshead

The Rolling Calf

The Rolling Calf is a black power trio featuring vocalist Elaine Mitchener, saxophonist Jason Yarde and bassist Neil Charles.

10 October 2019

Whitechapel Gallery – London 19:00

FLUXUS LIVE: Apartment House

Elaine joins forces with Lore Lixenberg and Apartment House to present FLUXUS LIVE.

18-22 September 2019

South Bascule Chamber, Tower Bridge – London

Bascule Chamber Concerts curated by Iain Chambers

Part of Totally Thames Festival

Elaine performs alonside Apartment House

24 August 2019

Jupiter Rising, Jupiter Artland – Edinburgh

Eastman Repertoire with Apartment House + New solo work

The Otolith Group’s “The Third Part of The Third Measure”

13-25 August 2019

ICA, London

Black Quantum Futurism: Temporal Deprogramming

Philadelphia-based interdisciplinary artists Black Quantum Futurism (BQF) present a new installation and accompanying live programme of music, performance, spoken word, talks and workshops.

21 August 7pm Elaine Mitchener and the Rolling Calf

28 July 2019

Cafe OTO, London 19:30

William Parker & Hamid Drake residency

As part of a two day residency, Elaine performs in a quintet comprising the US bassist William Parker and percussionist Hamid Drake, plus Orphy Robinson and Pat Thomas of Black Top.

20 July 2019

Whitechapel Gallery, London 18:00-21:00

Part of Whitechapel Gallery’s Nocturnal Creatures Festival

Elaine presents a new performance piece drawing inspiration from “In Darkness Let Me Dwell” (1610) by lutenist and composer John Dowland in response to the exhibition Che si può fare (What can be done) by Turner Prize-nominated artist Helen Cammock.

19 July 2019

Think Tank Club, Ipswich – 19:30

Performing with two outstanding musicians double bassist Neil Charles and drummer Mark Sanders, the trio will share their multi-dimensional approach to music and sound with Think Tank’s audience revealing a uniquely intimate evening of sonic explorations.