Bang on a Can Marathon: Video Stream Still Available On Facebook Thru May 27!

BANG ON A CAN MARATHON

@ NYU Skirball Center
Sunday, May 13, 2018, 12-10pm
10 hours of FREE Live Music!

Bang on a Can returns to downtown Manhattan with its annual incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the world! The 2018 Bang on a Can Marathon will feature 10 hours of rare performances by some of the most innovative musicians of our time side-by-side with some of today’s most pioneering young artists.

Here's the schedule! (set times are approximate)

12pm

2pm

4pm

  • Jeffrey Brooks’s After the Treewatcher, performed by Bang on a Can All-Stars & Contemporaneous, David Bloom conductor
  • Jeffrey Brooks’s Capriccio on the Departure of a Beloved Brother* performed by Bang on a Can All-Stars & Contemporaneous
  • Tom Chiu’s RETROCON,* performed by FLUX Quartet
  • Mazz Swift & Therese Workman’s Revolution:House, performed by Mazz Swift: violin, voice, synth & Therese Workman: voice, synth
  • Jeffrey Brooks’s The Passion,* performed by Bang on a Can All-Stars & Contemporaneous, David Bloom conductor

6pm

8pm

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Jeffrey Brooks Great Big Performance & Recording Project

Jeffrey Brooks is an outstanding composer. We've know that since we met him in the mid 1980's! Despite heatlh setbacks that would have ended most careers, he's continued to make music that defies convention and touches us deeply.