Bang on a Can Marathon – Live Online

Sunday, February 21, 20211:00pm

Jakhongir Shukur: Potter’s Wheel performed by Robert Black
Jennifer Walshe: Happiness Starts Right Now
Maria Huld Markan Sigusdottir: Pending performed by Chi-Chi Nwanoku OBE
Gabriel Kahane: Hollywood & Vine performed by Arlen Hlusko
Gregory Spears: A Distant Ridge of Earth performed by David Byrd-Marrow
Kristina Wolfe: new work performed by Molly Barth
Amir Elsaffar: Thaw for bass clarinet solo, performed by Ken Thomson
Bora Yoon: Postcards from the Pacific
Matthew Shipp: Spaceman’s Blues
Joel Thompson: Supplication and Compensation performed by Anthony Roth Costanzo
Rohan Chander: △ or THE TRAGEDY OF HIKKOMORI LOVELESS from FINAL//FANTASY performed by Vicky Chow
David Cossin: A. C. T.
Eve Beglarian: A Solemn Shyness performed by Lara Downes
Ingrid Laubrock: ​Inkblots
Molly Herron: Canon No. 4 performed by Maya Stone
Alvin Lucier: Weirs for electric guitar and resonant objects performed by Mark Stewart

New Year! New Hope! New Commissions! On February 21, Bang on a Can presents an entire marathon of PREMIERES! 16 brand new works by 16 pioneering composers. Tune in to hear 4 hours of nonconformist, noncommercial, mind-blowing music. Alvin Lucier!  Jennifer Walshe! Matthew Shipp! Ingrid Laubrock! Gabriel Kahane! and many many more.