Dark Music Days: Works by Anthony Braxton and Bergrun Snæbjörnsdóttir

Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 at 5:00pm

Brooklyn, NY 11201

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The International Contemporary Ensemble has been working with Tri-Centric Foundation and Nokia Bell Labs Experiments in Art and Technology on structuring multi-site collaborations. This research will be put into action with a livestream performance of work by Anthony Braxton, under the direction of James Fei, and a world premiere of Bergrun Snaebjornsdottir’s Ecognosis. Ensemble members will be joined by special guests Fay Victor and Darius Jones as well as musicians in Reykjavik, Skerpla Ensemble from Iceland University of the Arts (IUA), for this synchronous livestream.

International Contemporary Ensemble

Fay Victor, voice

Joshua Rubin, clarinet

Darius Jones, saxophone

Rebekah Heller, bassoon

Josh Modney, violin

Kyle Armbrust, viola

Michael Nicolas, cello

Levy Lorenzo, percussion

Maciej Lewandowski, tech/production

Nicholas Houfek, lighting

Ross Karre, video design

Skerpla Ensemble – Iceland University of the Arts (IUA)

Berglind María Tómasdóttir, flute

Alvar Rosell Martin, clarinet

John McCowen, clarinet

Ana Luisa S. Diaz De Cossio, violin

Sigurður Halldórsson, cello

Khetsin Chuchan, piano

James Fei, conductor

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