Photo credits: Hildur Gudnadottir by Rune Konsgro, Qasim Naqvi by Smitri Keshari

Bang on a Can's LONG PLAY FESTIVAL! May 1-3, 2020! tix on sale now!

LONG PLAY - AN EXPLOSION OF MIND-BENDING MUSIC OF THE MOMENT!

Bang on a Can announces the launch of LONG PLAY, a new, three-day destination music festival, presented for the first time from Friday, May 1 through Sunday, May 3, 2020. Featuring dozens of concerts, LONG PLAY also showcases a dense network of pioneering music venues in Brooklyn – with performances at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, Roulette, Public Records, ShapeShifter Lab, Littlefield, Brooklyn Music School, BAM Lepercq Space, outdoor events at The Plaza at 300 Ashland, and more. Festival passes and special early bird offers will be available now at longplayfestival.org.

PLEASE GIVE! LONG PLAY and LOUD WEEKEND and so much more...

It's gonna take a lot of support, but we've always been able to count on you. Let's do this thing…together!

GIVE HERE AND THANK YOU!

The 2020 People's Commissioning Fund concert January 28!

Join us at Merkin Hall on January 28 for the 2020 Peoples Commissioning Fund Concert, pesented by Ecstatic Music and hosted by John Schaefer and New Sounds Live.

The All-Stars will perform world premieres by:

Amanda Berlind
Alvin Curran
Hildur Guđnadóttir
Qasim Naqvi

Plus Phil Kline's Exquisite Corpses (a 1998 PCF commission!) and Julius Eastman's Stay On It.

 

Bang on a Can All-Stars Europe Tour: Feb 25-March 8, 2020

Hello Europe! From February 25- March 8, the Bang on a Can All-Stars are performing in Manchester, London, Dublin, Denmark, and Derry. 

The tour will feature Julia Wolfe's epic new work for the All-Stars and orchestra, Flower Power; Steve Reich's 2x5; and will include performances on the Pulsar Festival, the Walled City Festival, RCNM's Original Voices series, and more!