Bang on a Can and MASS MoCA Present
LOUD Weekend

2023 festival dates coming soon!

A fully loaded, 3-day, eclectic super-mix of minimal, experimental and electronic music.

“LOUD WEEKEND! We are thrilled to fill the spectacular MASS MoCA with music that will change your life. Come join us for a packed weekend of live music as renegade composers and performers take the stage. We’ll be there to greet you, hang out, and share the listening experience” – Michael Gordon, David Lang & Julia Wolfe

LOUD Weekend at MASS MoCA concludes the annual Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA, a professional development program led by today’s pioneers of experimental music for young composers and performers selected from an international applicant pool, which runs from July 10-30, 2023.

Check out festival schedules and programming from previous years:

Lead Support for LOUD Weekend and the Summer Festival at MASS MoCA provided by the Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation and the National Endowment for Arts.

Additional support for the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA is made possible with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, and with support from the Amphion FoundationASCAP Foundation Irving Caesar FundCornelia T. Bailey Foundation, Valerie Dillon and Daniel Lewis, Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia UniversityRobert Black Foundation Bass Scholarship , Herb Leventer, Henry S. McNeil Jr., Elizabeth and Justus Schlichting, Art Music Denmark and the Danish Arts Foundation, Trust for Mutual Understanding, and Williamson Foundation for Music.

Special thanks go out to Drury High School, Conte Middle School, Williams College, and Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.

Concert pianos provided courtesy of Falcetti Pianos