A FAR CRY ORCHESTRA with
ONEOHTRIX POINT NEVER and DAVID LANG
Saturday, July 14, 2012
7 – 9pm
WFC Winter Garden
220 Vesey Street
(btw. North End Ave. and West St.)
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer (and co-founder of Bang on a Can) David Lang's hour-long, slowly-evolving work for strings, darker, is the starting point for a live re-imagination by Oneohtrix Point Never (Daniel Lopatin), who will real time loop and electronically process the live string sound of A Far Cry Orchestra back over and on to themselves.
Daniel Lopatin will also present his own work with selections from of his critically acclaimed albums (Returnal and Replica) specially arranged for A Far Cry Orchestra.
A production of New Amsterdam Presents in association with the Kaufman Center.
Ecstatic™ Summer extends the programming mission of the Ecstatic Music Festival, presented each winter by the Kaufman Center and curated by New Amsterdam co-director Judd Greenstein, into the summer months, reaching new audiences and bringing together exciting new musical collaborations from around the world of music.
Presented by Arts Brookfield as part of The River To River® Festival.