No Longer Showing.
Flutist and MacArthur Fellow Claire Chase continues her 22-year project to commission an entirely new body of repertory for solo flute each year between 2014 and 2036, the 100th Anniversary of Edgard Varèse’s groundbreaking flute solo, Density 21.5. Following the first installation of this ambitious project in 2013, in the form of a performance at The Kitchen and an album by the same name, Claire will perform here a 70-minute program of newly commissioned world premieres by George Lewis, Matthias Pintscher, Felipe Lara, and Du Yun.
October 2-3, 8pm
Claire Chase: density 2036: part ii is made possible with support from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, and The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Pieces on this program were commissioned by Project& and the Pnea Foundation.
Photo: Marc Perlish
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