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February 2019

Detroit, MI—Become Ocean

February 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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This concert is part of the American Festival. Artists Leonard Slatkin, conductor Joseph Becker, percussion Andres Pichardo, percussion Jeremy Epp, timpani James Ritchie, timpani Program STEVE REICH Clapping Music PHILIP GLASS Concerto Fantasy for Two Timpanists & Orchestra JOHN LUTHER ADAMS Become Ocean

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March 2019

Rotterdam, The Netherlands—Tukiliit, Four Thousand Holes, The Farthest Place, The Immeasurable Space of Tones

March 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
De Doelen, Schouwburgplein 50
Rotterdam, 3012 CL Netherlands
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€10 – €27

Goals Ensemble The Immeasurable Space of Tones DoelenEnsemble Tukiliit (The Stone People Who Live in the Wind) Four Thousand Holes The Farthest Place for violin, vibraphone, marimba, piano and doublebass The Immeasurable Space of Tones for violin, vibraphone, piano, sustaining keyboard and contrabass instrument Jurrian Room

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Seattle, WA—The Light Within & songbirdsongs

March 23 - March 24
Octave 9: Raisbeck Music Center, 200 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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$75 – $200

As the light fades across Seattle the volume turns up in Octave 9 for a night of virtuosic performances by genre-defying artists and composers.

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Pullman, WA—songbirdsongs

March 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center, 405 SE Spokane Street
Pullman, WA 99164 United States
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Caballito Negro collaborates with flutist Sophia Tegart and percussionist Chris Whyte to present the epic John Luther Adams’ songbirdsongs (a collection of indeterminate miniature pieces for piccolos and percussion based on free translations of bird songs).

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April 2019

Amsterdam, The Netherlands—The Light That Fills The World

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1
Amsterdam, 1019 BR Netherlands
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€ 12.50 – € 37

Noord Nederlands Orkest Conductor Hans Leenders Piano Ralph van Raat PROGRAM: Lann Future Perfect Adams The Light That Fills the World Andriessen Mysteries Martynov Piano Concerto Steve Reich / orchestration Anthony Fiumara Music for 18 Musicians Minimal from the USA, Asia and Europe comes together in this special concert. The North Netherlands Orchestra considers it important to play current music. Pianist Ralph van Raat plays the world premiere of the piano concerto that Russian spiritual-minimalist Vladimir Martynov wrote for him.…

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Groningen, The Netherlands—The Light That Fills The World

April 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
De Oosterpoort, Trompsingel 27
Groningen, 9724 DA Netherlands
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Noord Nederlands Orkest Conductor Hans Leenders Piano Ralph van Raat preface Thea Derks PROGRAM: Lann Future Perfect Adams The Light That Fills the World Andriessen Mysteries Martynov Piano Concerto Steve Reich / orchestration Anthony Fiumara Music for 18 Musicians Minimal from the USA, Asia and Europe comes together in this special concert. The North Netherlands Orchestra considers it important to play current music. Pianist Ralph van Raat plays the world premiere of the piano concerto that Russian spiritual-minimalist Vladimir Martynov…

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands—The Light That Fills The World

April 6 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
De Doelen, Schouwburgplein 50
Rotterdam, 3012 CL Netherlands
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€27

Noord Nederlands Orkest Conductor Hans Leenders Piano Ralph van Raat PROGRAM: Lann Future Perfect Adams The Light That Fills the World Andriessen Mysteries Martynov Piano Concerto Steve Reich / orchestration Anthony Fiumara Music for 18 Musicians Minimal from the USA, Asia and Europe comes together in this special concert. The North Netherlands Orchestra considers it important to play current music. Pianist Ralph van Raat plays the world premiere of the piano concerto that Russian spiritual-minimalist Vladimir Martynov wrote for him.…

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Portland, OR—Everything That Rises

April 10 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
OMSI’s Kendall Planetarium, 1945 SE Water Ave
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Join us at OMSI’s Kendall Planetarium for a 360* explosion of color, sound and sky in the NW premiere of John Luther Adams’ string quartet Everything That Rises. Featuring the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer’s own lighting design, this promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Works: JOHN LUTHER ADAMS | Everything That Rises (2017) Performers: Lisa Lee, violin Searmi Park, violin Kim Mai Nguyen, viola Avery Waite, cello

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Portland, OR—Everything That Rises

April 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
OMSI’s Kendall Planetarium, 1945 SE Water Ave
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Join us at OMSI’s Kendall Planetarium for a 360* explosion of color, sound and sky in the NW premiere of John Luther Adams’ string quartet Everything That Rises. Featuring the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer’s own lighting design, this promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Works: JOHN LUTHER ADAMS | Everything That Rises (2017) Performers: Lisa Lee, violin Searmi Park, violin Kim Mai Nguyen, viola Avery Waite, cello

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New York, NY—Excerpts from Canticles of the Holy Wind

April 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, 980 Park Ave
New York, NY 10028 United States
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$20 – $80

The April 14 program combines medieval and contemporary repertoires, ranging from 9th-century Byzantine chant to 21st-century minimalism. Two distinct halves depict the parallel sacred journey of the natural world, and the human race that lives within it. In the first half, Lorelei flits between the pseudo-sacred texts of medieval English song, John Luther Adams’ transcendent evocations of birdsong excerpted from Canticles of the Holy Wind and Maggi Payne’s powerful yet isolated Desertscapes. The second half, So We Must Make the…

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