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      Bang on a Can Marathon in New York

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      June 4, 2006

      Sunday  11:30 AM - 10:00 PM

      230 Vesey Street
      New York, New York 10281

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      Bang on a Can Marathon

      This year, the ceaseless innovators Bang on a Can boldly embark on a FREE multi-year Art Music Festival in downtown NYC. Together with its partners the River to River Festival and the World Financial Center Arts & Events, Bang on a Can continues its unparalleled tenure of presenting the most inclusive and innovative vision of music today. Fringe Rock and Pop, Classical, Alt-Jazz, World, and a healthy dose of the bizarre combine in a concert presentation that absolutely stretches beyond classification.

      in alphabetical order

      Music by:

      John Adams
      Aphex Twin
      Carlo Boccadoro
      Anthony Braxton
      Don Byron
      Anna Clyne
      Paolo Coggiola
      Filippo Del Corno
      Michael Gordon
      Annie Gosfield
      Dewa Ketut Alit
      David Lang
      Paul Lansky
      Mayke Nas
      Michael Nyman
      Julia Wolfe
      Evan Ziporyn

      Performances by:

      Alarm Will Sound
      Bang on a Can All-Stars:
      Robert Black, David Cossin, Lisa Moore,
      Mark Stewart, Wendy Sutter, Evan Ziporyn
      Maya Beiser
      Don Byron
      Dominic Frasca
      Gamelan Galak Tika & Tactus
      Michael Harrison
      Glenn Kotche & David Cossin
      Eileen Mack
      Matmos & So Percussion
      Lisa Moore
      William Parker & Jerome Cooper
      Todd Reynolds
      Sentieri Selvaggi
      Yat Kha

      Program order TBA

      The Bang On a Can Marathon is co-produced by the River to River Festival (R) and World Financial Center Arts & Events.
      The River to River Festival (R) presented by American Express, proudly returns for its 5th season of more than 500 arts and cultural events in Lower Manhattan.
      World Financial Center Arts & Events is sponsored by American Express, Merrill Lynch, Brookfield Properties, and Battery Park City Authority.

      Additional lead support comes from The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation through its MPO Initiative.

      Bang on a Can’s 2005-06 programs are made possible with generous support from: Altria, Dan Baldini, The Bishop Fund, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Chamber Music America, City of New York Department of Cultural Affairs, The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Doris Duke Foundation, Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, the Jaffe Family Foundation, the Japan Foundation, the Jerome Foundation, LEF Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Meet the Composer/Commissioning Music USA, Elizabeth Murrell & Gary Haney, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, NIB Foundation, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Trust for Mutual Understanding, USArtists International, Adam Wolfensohn & Jen Small, and the Wolfensohn Family Foundation.

      Cost: Free -

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