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Bang on a Can Marathon 2016

  • Music

  • Saturday, July 30 4–10pm
  • $5 members
    $12 students, Bang alum + advance
    $18 day of
    $24 preferred
  • Hunter Center

Six-hour festival finale featuring music by our special guest composer, eco-revolutionary John Luther Adams — including In a Treeless Place, Only Snow and The Light Within — plus a rare performance of Steve Reich’s early classic Music For Mallet Instruments, Voices and OrganJulia Wolfe‘s raucous Tell Me Everything, and a world premiere by Bang on a Can All-Star and festival favorite, Ken Thomson.

Times are approximate

Tell Me Everything, Julia Wolfe
Ancient Voices of Children, George Crumb
In a Treeless Place, Only Snow, John Luther Adams
sweet light crude, David T. Little
Distorting Melody, Akiko Ushijima

Protosaurus, Brian Petuch
Coming Together, Frederick Rzewski
Orchestra of Original Instruments (O of OI) led by Mark Stewart
Music for People Who Like Art, Andrew Hamilton
ark luggage, David Lang

, Ken Thomson
Still Life with Avalanche, Missy Mazzoli
The Light Within, John Luther Adams
Hoketus, Louis Andriessen
Music For Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ, Steve Reich

photo: Caleb Blansett