• Bang on a Can All-Stars
    Friday, April 18, 2014

    Charles B. Wang Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

    The Bang on a Can All-Stars perform new and recently commissioned works from their impressive collaborations with leading Japanese composers plus celebrated core selections from their innovative American and Asian repertoire.

    Mamoru Fujieda: Gamelan Cherry 
    Akiko Ushijima: Distorted Melody 
    Somei Satoh: Shu (Spells), Movement 4 
    Tan Dun: Concerto for Six 
    Julia Wolfe: Believing 
    Steve Martland: Horses of Instruction with special guest, Eduardo Leandro

    More information and tickets here. 

  • Bang on a Can All-Stars
    Saturday, April 26, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014

    The Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, Philadelphia, PA

    The Bang on a Can All-Stars join forces with the Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia for the world premiere of Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields.

    More information and tickets here. 

  • Summer Festival Benefit Party: April 30
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 8:00pm

    at JACK, 505 1/2 Waverly Avenue, Brooklyn, NY [map]

    Join us for the Second Annual "Banglewood Benefit" this April 30 at JACKa performance space in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. This year, we're doing an informal concert followed by a wild and wooly dance party. We'll be treated to a smorgasbord of great musical bits from alums Ruby FultonAdam Cuthbert, Mark Stewart, Concert Black, New Thread Quartet to Nouveau Classical Project and more. And then DJ Jacob Cooper will "tear the roof off the sucka."

  • Asphalt Orchestra
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014

    Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

    Asphalt Orchestra returns to Massachusetts, performing outdoors at Wellesley College.

    More information coming soon. 

  • Asphalt Orchestra
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014

    Queens College, Queens, NY

    Asphalt Orchestra performs at New York City's Queens College.  

    More information coming soon. 

  • Bang on a Can Benefit
    Tuesday, May 27, 2014

    City Winery, New York, NY

    On May 27 we host our annual Bang on a Can Benefit at City Winery!  This year we honor Mary Lou Aleskie Executive Director of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in New Haven.

    More information coming soon. 

  • Bang on a Can All-Stars
    Friday, May 30, 2014 - Saturday, May 31, 2014

    Avery Fisher Hall, New York, NY

    The Bang on a Can All-Stars & Trinity Choir conducted by Julian Wachner join forces for the NY Premiere of Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields, part of the New York Philharmonic Biennial Celebration. 

    More information and tickets here.

  • Music in the Garden @ The Noguchi Museum: Dither
    Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 3:00pm

    The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY

    Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum partner for the fourth summer in presenting Music in the Garden, an innovative performance series held in the Museum's celebrated sculpture garden.

    New York-based electric guitar quartet Dither kicks off this summer’s series on June 8, performing music by John Zorn, David Lang and more.

    Free with museum admission.
  • Bang on a Can Marathon
    Sunday, June 22, 2014

    Winter Garden , New York, NY

    Bang on a Can returns to lower Manhattan’s River to River Festival with its annual incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the globe! 

    Program information to be announced in the spring. 

  • Music in the Garden @ The Noguchi Museum: Bang on Ja-Pan
    Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 3:00pm

    The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY

    Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum partner for the fourth summer in presenting Music in the Garden, an innovative performance series held in the Museum's celebrated sculpture garden 

    On July 13, Music in the Garden will present Bang on Ja-pan, a concert specially curated by Bang on Can including music by Japanese composer Dai Fujikura alongside two contemporary Japanese masters, Toru Takemitsu and Somei Satoh. The music will be performed by flutists Kelli Kathmann and Jessica Schmitz, and singer Daisy Press, all alumni of the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA.

    Free with museum admission. 

  • Bang on a Can Summer Festival
    Monday, July 14, 2014 - Saturday, August 2, 2014

    MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

    From July 14 - August 3, 2014 we will head to the Berkshire mountains of MA for a three-week utopian residency for innovative composers and performers of contemporary music at one of the foremost US contemporary art museums, MASS MoCA (Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art).

    More information here.

  • Music in the Garden @ The Noguchi Museum: JACK Quartet
    Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 3:00pm

    The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY

    Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum partner for the fourth summer in presenting Music in the Garden, an innovative performance series held in the Museum's celebrated sculpture garden on Sunday afternoons at 3pm. All concerts are free with Museum admission.

    On August 10, the celebrated New York string ensemble JACK Quartet will perform works from composer Ken Thomson's new CD from Cantaloupe Music, THAW.

    Free with museum admission.

  • Music in the Garden @ The Noguchi Museum: Caleb Burhans
    Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 3:00pm

    The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY

    Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum partner for the fourth summer in presenting Music in the Garden, an innovative performance series held in the Museum's celebrated sculpture garden. 

    Multi-instrumentalist and singer Caleb Burhans will close out the Music in the Garden series on September 14 performing selections from his 2013 album, Evensong and more. Evensong is Burhans’ debut album as a lead composer and recording artist.

    Free with museum admission.