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Bang on a Can Plays Clifford Ross #3

Friday, July 31, 4:30pm: Bang on a Can plays Clifford Ross #3

Kate Moore’s Stories for Ocean Shells

Bang on a Can responds again to Clifford Ross, this time looking and listening more closely to the natural world. Bang on a Can All-Stars’ cellist Ashley Bathgate plays the heartfelt, hour-long work Stories for Ocean Shells by Australian composer Kate Moore, who was a composer fellow ten years ago at the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA. The intricately hypnotic emotionality of Moore’s music has made her one of the composer stars of her generation.

For those who haven't had the pleasure of hearing Ashley play cello, here's a primer: