Daily Concerts @ MASS MoCA – Now thru July 29

If you are lucky enough to visit MASS MoCA In the coming days you are likely to hear sounds coming from every nook and cranny. But at 1:30 and 4:30 PM the fellows and faculty of the summer festival present extraordinary music to the public, free with museum admission. Best of all, these uncommon performances happen in and among the art itself.

Monday, July 26

1:30PM

Julian Velasco (bari sax) and Lila Meretzky (voice)
Work Title: Sea Glass Partita
Composer: Lila Meretzky
Gallery: Finch

Performer: Raina Arnett
Instrument: Violin
Work Title: Rhapsodic Musings
Composer: Elliott Carter
Gallery: Turrell C.A.V.U.

Performer: Raina Arnett
Instrument: Violin
Work Title: Nocturne
Composer: Kaija Saariaho
Gallery: Turrell C.A.V.U.

Performer: Raina Arnett
Instrument: Violin
Work Title: Andante from Sonata in a minor
Composer: J.S. Bach
Gallery: Turrell C.A.V.U.

4:30PM: (in Wardwell)

Bang on a Can Festival Fellows and Faculty perform Andriessen and Martland

Steve Martland – Horses of Instruction (1994)

Louis Andriessen – Workers Union (1975)

Saxophone, Julian Velasco
Percussion, Riley Palmer
Piano, Andrew Anderson
electric guitar, Mark Stewart
Cello, Arlen Hlusko
bass/bass guitar, Gregg August