St Mark's in-the-Bowery
131 East 10th Street, NY, 10003
ISC ensemble performers for &: Dan Barrett - cello, Lynn Bechtold - violin, Andrew Broaddus - dance, Ben Coffield - devil sticks, Charles Coleman - baritone, Dan Cooper - 7-string electric bass, Dmitri Dover - piano, Eric Edberg - cello, Julie Fotheringham - dance, Franz Hackl - trumpet, Jill Jaffe - viola, Pedro Jimenez - dance, Michael Karas - juggler, Taka Kigawa - piano, Anya Migdal - vocals, Amanda Mottur - dance, Lynn Norris - soprano, Max Pollak - tapdance/narrator/body-percussion, Gene Pritsker - electric guitar, Megan Sipe - dance, Michiyo Suzuki - clarinet, Linda Wetherill - flute, Keve Wilson - oboe, and Michael Wolf - piano.
With superb reviews of their new CDs (on the Composers Concordance/NAXOS label), the International Street Cannibals will be joined by soloists Taka Kigawa (piano), Lynn Bechtold (violin), and Eric Edberg (cello), for an electro-acoustic and multi-genre concert event. & will bring together new compositions, classical works, and show tunes, with stunning correlatives: juggling, tap dance, beat boxing, devil stick performance, body percussion, and contemporary and improvisational dance.
The titles of the works to be performed reflect the theme of &: Aubade and Diurne, Sex and Death, Night and Day, Death and the Maiden, and Prelude and Fugue (Shostakovich).
Gene Pritsker : Sex and Death
Franz Schubert : Death and the Maiden
Dmitri Shostakovich : Prelude and Fugue
Cole Porter : Night and Day