Event

Tyondai Braxton: HIVE

Tyondai Braxton Event

Archived Event

No Longer Showing.

During this three-night residency, former Battles frontman Tyondai Braxton brings his HIVE show back to New York for the first time since it's 2013 Guggenheim premiere. Part ensemble and part installation, HIVE features five musicians sitting atop five space-age oval pods designed by Danish architect Uffe Surland Van Tam and accompanied by Sarah Frankel's lighting design.

The residency celebrates the release of the composer's Nonesuch debut HIVE1 - his first release in six years and his first album since departing his former band. HIVE was originally commissioned by Works and Process at the Guggenheim.

Tyondai Braxton: Composer, Modular Synthesizer, Electronics
Ben Vida: Modular Synthesizer, Electronics
Yuri Yamashita: Percussion
Chris Thompson: Percussion
Matt Smallcomb: Percussion

Note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the originally announced site-specific installation by mixed-media artist Grace Villamil will no longer be a part of these performances.

June 4–6, 8pm
Tickets $20

Music programs at The Kitchen are made possible with endowment support from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, annual grants from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., 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.

Photo: Ports Bishop

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