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October 2016
$20 - $35

Philadelphia, PA—Canticles of the Holy Wind

October 30, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States
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These are among the fourteen atmospheric titles that comprise this hour-long magnum opus of Pulitzer-laureate John Luther Adams. Commissioned by The Crossing in 2012, the work has lived in our minds and hearts, awaiting its revival – a unique aural kaleidoscope in which four choirs surround the audience, their canons unfolding across landscapes of time, as the “wind” swirls magically around the room.

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November 2016
$2000

Valparaíso, Chile—Music to Preserve the Planet

November 11, 2016 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UV School of Law, Valparaiso, Chile + Google Map

John Luther Adams has spent years creating environmental awareness through his music and warning about the impact of man on Earth. The great technological development, rapid population growth, and increased consumption of natural resources, are signs that for the first time in history, man is largely responsible for the changes in the planet's geology. This scenario has been dubbed by many scientists as the new era of the Anthropocene. The musician is questioned how artistic creation and music are affected…

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Free

Valparaíso, Chile—Inuksuit

November 12, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Cultural Park of Valparaiso, Cárcel 471
Valparaíso, Chile
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In Puerto de Ideas, John Luther Adams with 18 national percussionists, using more than 100 instruments, will perform this musical performance. Each concert is unique, as the variety of timbres, colors and dense layers of rhythmic complexity make a unique and memorable soundscape.

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December 2016
Free

Lexington, KY—Dark Waves

December 2, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St.
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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Dark Waves will be presented by the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra on a program with the Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. John Nardolillo conducts with Zach De Pue as violin soloist.

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Free

New York, NY—Canticles of the Sky

December 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Advent Lutheran Church, 2504 Broadway
New York, NY 10025 United States
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How does climate affect music? As global temperatures continue to rise, Music Mondays presents music from — and inspired by — the cultures and landscapes of Northern climates. The JACK Quartet plays Canticles of the Sky and more...

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January 2017
$10 - $25

Vancouver—Four Thousand Holes

January 23 @ 8:00 pm - January 24 @ 10:00 pm
The Fox Cabaret, 2321 Main Street
Vancouver, Canada
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Pianist Vicky Chow and percussionist Ben Reimer perform Four Thousand Holes.

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€31,00

Amsterdam—Qilyaun & …and bells remembered…

January 26 @ 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1
Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Full program: Mayke Nas – Behind the Scenes IV: El Angel Exterminador David Lang – string of pearls voor marimba solo John Luther Adams – …and bells remembered… Tristan Perich – qsqsqsqsqsqqqqqqqqq (Nederlandse première) John Luther Adams – Qilyaun Peter Adriaansz – Scala II

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February 2017
12€

Nantes, France—Athabascan Dances n°2

February 3 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
La Cité, Le Centre des Congrès de Nantes, 5 Rue de Valmy
Nantes, 44000 France
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Ensemble 0 presents Athabascan Dances # 2 as part of their program at La Folle Journée de Nantes

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12€

Nantes, France—Athabascan Dances n°2

February 4 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
La Cité, Le Centre des Congrès de Nantes, 5 Rue de Valmy
Nantes, 44000 France
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Ensemble 0 presents Athabascan Dances # 2 as part of their program at La Folle Journée de Nantes

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March 2017
£5

Sheffield, UK—Canticles of the Sky

March 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Kelham Island Museum, Alma Street
Sheffield, S3 8RY United Kingdom
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Two performances: 3:30 p.m. & 5:00 p.m.

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