BANG ON A CAN PLAYS ART

Bang on a Can Summer Marathon

Saturday, Aug 1, 4pm-10pm: 2015 Summer Marathon

Bang on a Can Marathon: $15 to $24

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. This year’s highlights include excerpts from Philip Glass’s legendary Einstein on the Beach, music/video by Christian Marclay, songs by Meredith Monk, the forceful Singing in the Dead of Night by this year’s Pulitzer Prize-winner Julia Wolfe, an ambitious world premiere by the brilliant Minneapolis based composer Jeffrey Brooks, and more.

FULL SCHEDULE BELOW:

4PM

Chris Cerrone High Windows

Oscar Bettison Gauze Vespers

Calude Vivier Et je reverrai cette cille etrange

Maura Bosch About the Night

Andy Akiho NO one to kNOW
 

6PM

Christian Marclay Fade to Slide (from Field Recordings)

Kyle Gann Snake Dance

Michael Gordon Tree-Oh

Orchestra of Original Instruments New Work

Paul Dolden Rave

Paula Matthusen ontology of an echo (from Field Recordings)

Anna Clyne A Wonderful Day (from Field Recordings)


8PM

Meredith Monk Double Fiesta

Ken Thomson 441

David Lang How to Pray

Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen Din Tavshed

Julia Wolfe Singing in the Dead of Night

Jeffrey Brooks Capriccio on the Departure of a Beloved Brother

Philip Glass Bed (from Einstein on the Beach)

Philip Glass Knee play 4 (from Einstein on the Beach