Separate Sundays
May 2020

Separate Sundays is a continuation of our monthly collaboration with 8ball Radio, who we partner with for  “Live from Pioneer Works” every Second Sunday. In this isolation iteration, we will explore performances, activations, and residencies that would’ve happened on-site, off-site, or in parallel dimensions during our monthly Second Sundays program.

Hosted by our Director of Music, Justin Frye, tune in right here or to to listen at 6 pm every second Sunday of each month.

This episode will feature:

  • 12PM-2PM: Community DJ Sets from DJ UNIVERSALL & DJ Vaano
    Presented in collaboration with The Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety, Neighborhood STAT Red Hook Houses, and Red Hook Community Justice Center
  • 6PM-9PM Separate Sundays Radio Program Hosted by Justin Frye

    • Quarantine check-in with our would-be May Music Resident YATTA
    • Excerpts from Scientific Controversies No. 18: Event Horizon featuring Janna Levin, Shepherd Doeleman, and Andrew Strominger
    • Pioneer Works Technology Director Tommy Martinez performs Gershon Dublon and Xin Liu’s Living Sounds project. For more info or to experience it yourself, visit:
    • “Birds of Fedex” Field Recording by Johann Diedrick 
    • Special Mother’s Day selection of music and excerpts from Pioneer Works Audio Archive



This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.