Söndag 17 juni 2012
World Financial Center Winter Garden
200 Vesey Street, New York, 10281-1021, United States
Tel.: (212) 417-7050
Bang on a Can continues its 25th-year celebration with its incomparable 12-hour-plus super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the globe. Some highlights include Bang on a Can All-Stars playing the near impossible works of Conlon Nancarrow plus music by David Longstreth of Dirty Projectors and Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth; Steve Reich’s Six Pianos; experimental pioneer Alvin Lucier performing his iconic I am sitting in a room; Pauline Oliveros’ Deep Listening Band transforming the Winter Garden into a mind-blowing underground cistern; Michael Harrison’s brand new sonic exploration for cellist extraordinaire Maya Beiser with film by Bill Morrison; and much more!
Music by: Gregg August, Jeremy Beck, Eve Beglarian, Oscar Bettison, Martin Bresnick, Ruby Fulton, Michael Gordon, Gerard Grisey, Michael Harrison, David Lang, David T Little, David Longstreth, Thurston Moore, Ruben Naeff, Conlon Nancarrow, Pauline Oliveros, Steve Reich, Akiko Ushijima, Lois V Vierk, Daniel Wohl, Julia Wolfe, Evan Ziporyn, AND MORE.
Performances by: Bang on a Can All-Stars, Deep Listening Band, Dither, The Guidonian Hand, Heavy Hands, Newspeak, NYU Contemporary Music Ensemble, Talujon, Two Sense, Ashley Bathgate, Maya Beiser, Robert Black, David Cossin, Vicky Chow, David Friend, Jonathan Haas, Paul Kerekes, Kaki King, Michael Lowenstern, Alvin Lucier, Lisa Moore, Blair McMillen, Todd Reynolds, Mark Stewart, AND MORE.
12 hours of non-stop fun: Noon - Midnight