Bang on a Can - MASS MoCA

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Bang on a Can Marathon

August 2, 4:00-10:00pm: Bang on a Can Marathon with

Special guests Steve Reich and Glenn Kotche (Wilco)  

The Bang on a Can Marathon is a 6-hour day-night boundary-busting festival finale featuring 50+ musicians and composers from around the world and has become one of the most diverse, open and exciting summer music events in the Berkshires. The marathon will feature Steve Reich’s newest composition Radio Rewrite, a Reichian remix of two songs by the legendary British rock band Radiohead. Also featuring the chamber music of Glenn Kotche, who burst on the scene as the drummer for the mega-band Wilco but who is now getting very busy as a dynamic and adventurous composer.

THE FULL LINE UP:

4PM
Andy Akiho Erase
Gabriella Smith Number Nine
Guitar Quartet plays Fred Frith, Nick Didkovsky, and Mark Stewart
Glenn Kotche Bells and Honey
Arnold Dreyblatt Music for 32 Strings
David Lang so called laws of nature mvt. 3

6PM
Caroline Shaw Entr'acte
Donnacha Dennehy As An Nos
Juila Wolfe With a blue dress on
Orchestra of Original Instruments 
excerpt from Ann Hamilton's Page Sounding
Annie Gosfield Overvoltage Rumble

8PM
Steve Reich (arr. David Cossin) Music for Pieces of Wood (for Drums)
Glenn Kotche Mobile
Michael Gordon Hyper
Steve Reich Radio Rewrite
Steve Reich Variations for Vibes, Pianos, Strings