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July 2017
$40 - $100

San Francisco, CA—Everything That Rises (U.S. Premiere )

July 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
SFJAZZ Center, 201 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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For the second night of the John Luther Adams Festival, JACK Quartet performs the U.S. premiere of Everything That Rises, a new work composed specifically for the JACK Quartet.

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Free

San Francisco, CA—Inuksuit

July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Land’s End Sutro Baths, 1004 Point Lobos Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94121 United States
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As listeners’ walk, the balance between various musicians located within the space changes, mixed with the natural sounds of the environment – a primary aspect of the concept JLA calls "sonic geography." Percussionist and composer Doug Perkins directs this event held in a public location to be named soon.

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$50

San Francisco, CA—Veils and Vesper

July 29 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Grace Cathedral, 1100 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94108 United States
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Composed in 2005, Veils and Vesper is a four-part electronic soundscape that evolves slowly and organically over its six-hour duration in the hallowed confines of Grace Cathedral.

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$30 - $90

San Francisco, CA—Ilimaq & Red Arc/Blue Veil

July 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
SFJAZZ Center, 201 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Percussionist Doug Perkins and pianist Vicki Ray perform solo and duo compositions on this final night of the John Luther Adams Festival

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August 2017
$20

New York, NY—Everything That Rises

August 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 W 37th St
New York, NY 10018 United States
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The JACK Quartet gives the New York premiere of Everything That Rises as part of the multi-day TIME SPANS 2017 contemporary music festival.

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September 2017
£15

London, UK—songbirdsongs

September 2 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wilton’s Music Hall, 1 Graces Alley
London, E1 8JB United Kingdom
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Proms at ... Wilton's Music Hall
Performances of John Luther Adams at BBC Proms

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$45

Seattle, WA—there is no one, not even the wind

September 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave.
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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Kicking off the season-long celebration of the centennial of composer/conductor Leonard Bernstein, the centerpiece of the evening is the world premiere of a new work by John Luther Adams. The full program includes BERNSTEIN America!, for Violin and Piano NORMAN Light Screens ADAMS “there is no one, not even the wind...” REICH Nagoya Marimbas, for two marimbas DVORÁK Piano Quartet in E-flat Major

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$10 - $43

Olympia, WA—there is no one, not even the wind

September 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Washington Center, 512 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States
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Kicking off the season-long celebration of the centennial of composer/conductor Leonard Bernstein, the centerpiece of the evening is the world premiere of a new work by John Luther Adams. The full program includes BERNSTEIN America!, for Violin and Piano NORMAN Light Screens ADAMS “there is no one, not even the wind...” REICH Nagoya Marimbas, for two marimbas DVORÁK Piano Quartet in E-flat Major

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October 2017

Philadelphia, PA—Across the Distance

October 7
Race Street Pier, Race St & N. Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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Members of the Philadelphia-area ensemble Orchestra 2001, dedicated to performing and promoting the best music of the 20th and 21st centuries, will perform John Luther Adams’ outdoor work at Race Street Pier at 12 p.m. and 1 p.m.

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$10

Nashville, TN—Veils and Vesper

October 13 - October 17
Belmont United Methodist Church, 2007 Acklen Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212 United States
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Written in 2005, Adams’s Veils and Vesper is a meditative reflection on nature and our interactions within it.

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