Bang on a Can All-Stars - Field Recordings in Toronto

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Bang on a Can All-Stars will perform a specially devised Koerner Hall program “Bang on a Canada" that features selections from Field Recordings, most of which will be Canadian premieres. Works by Canadian composers Richard Reed Parry and René Lussier will be anchored by a world premiere from John Oswald, commissioned by The Royal Conservatory/Koerner Hall. The concert opens with Vicky Chow performing a solo piano piece by Eliot Britton and also features works by Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe, as well as Steve Reich, Christian Marclay, Allison Cameron, and Anna Clyne.   


Eliot Britton: Cuneiform and Glide (1st movement)                                     
Julia Wolfe: Reeling                                                                        
Michael Gordon: Gene Takes a Drink with film by Bill Morrison 
Christian Marclay: Fade to Slide with film by Christian Marclay 
David Lang: unused swan      
John Oswald: title TBD 
Allison Cameron: 3rds, 4ths, 5ths                                                                           
Richard Reed Parry: Never Ending Blur       
Caroline Shaw: Really Craft When You                                  
René Lussier: Nocturne                                                      
Steve Reich: The Cave of Machpelah                                        
Anna Clyne: A Wonderful Day


Royal Conservatory, Koerner Hall
273 Bloor St W
Toronto, ON M5S 1V6 Canada