An homage to the campy and spine-chilling horror films of the 1940s, Michael Gordon & librettist Deborah Artman's Acquanetta combines theater, opera and film to explore the world of a real-life B-movie star with a mysterious past.
The Passion (CA21146) spotlights composer Jeffrey Brooks, in partnership with innova Recordings! Featuring edgy, raucous performances by the Bang on a Can All-Stars and the New York-based large ensemble Contemporaneous, conducted by David Bloom.
The long awaited follow-up by John Luther Adams and the Seattle Sympony is here June 14!
“Become Desert is both a celebration of the deserts we are given, and a lamentation of the deserts we create.”
Hadelich & Lang present a riveting display of “magisterial poise and serene control.” Out now on Vinyl, CD, & Digital.
Clouded Yellow encapsulates the breadth and complexity of Michael Gordon & Kronos Quartet's long-standing creative partnership.
Vicky Chow & Michael Gordon deliver “a delirium state of rare potency” (Pitchfork)
In his first return to Yiddish poetry since his Pulitzer-nominated and all the days were purple, composer Alex Weiser turns his focus to the city at night, setting to music three poems by Jewish immigrant poets of the turn of the 20th century.
Writing for the New York Times, Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim digs into the work of John Luther Adams, including his new memoir Silences So Deep and the “...intoxicating introduction to Mr. Adams’s psychoacoustic geology of the spirit” that is The Become Trilogy.
The Bang on a Can 2020 Marathonwill be online this Sunday, August 16 from 3PM to 9PM EST, featuring 24 LIVE performances from musicians' homes in NYC and around the country. Don't miss it! (marathon2020.bangonacan.org)