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Claire Chase: Density 2036, part vi

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For the sixth year of Density 2036, her 23-year project to commission an entirely new body of repertory for solo flute each year until the 100th anniversary of Edgard Varèse’s groundbreaking 1936 flute solo, Density 21.5, Claire Chase premieres new works by Olga Neuwirth, Phyllis Chen, Pamela Z, and Sarah Hennies, featuring Constellation Chor. She will also be joined by instrumentalist and composer Tyshawn Sorey for a reprise of their collaboration from Density, part iv.

March 1–2, 8pm. $25 General / $20 Members.

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Ticket holders on March 1: Please come early for a free, pre-concert discussion between 7:00 and 7:30pm with critic Steve Smith and the composers Phyllis Chen, Pamela Z, Sarah Hennies and Tyshawn Sorey, whose compositions will be premiered this evening, along with sound designer Levy Lorenzo and percussionist Nathan Davis.

Claire Chase: Density 2036, part vi is made possible with endowment support from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust; annual grants from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Howard Gilman Foundation, 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 by Karen Chester of Claire Chase, Density, part ii at The Kitchen, 2014.

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