Ecstatic Music Festival 2012 (more by David Andrako)
As discussed, the indie/classical Ecstatic Music Festival is returning to the Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center this year and it begins Friday (1/25) with a show from My Brightest Diamond's Shara Worden and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. The festival also includes shows with Clogs, Laurel Halo and Julia Holter, Deerhoof, Megafaun, and more. The full schedule is below and tickets for select shows are still available.
However, you've also got a chance to attend for free because we're giving away a pair of tickets to a show of your choice. Contest details and the Ecstatic Music Festival schedule, below...
Ecstatic Music Festival 2013 Schedule:
Fri, Jan 25 at 7:00pm - Shara Worden & the Brooklyn Youth Chorus
Sat, Jan 26 at 7:30pm - Carla Kihlstedt, ICE, Causing a Tiger & Face the Music
Wed, Feb 06 at 7:29pm - Clogs, Sarah Kirkland Snider & Orchestra for the Next Century
Sat, Feb 09 at 7:30pm - DJ / rupture & Zs
Wed, Feb 20 at 7:30pm - Deerhoof & Dal Niente with Marcos Balter
Sat, Feb 23 at 7:30pm - Laurel Halo, Julia Holter & Daniel Wohl with Transit
Wed, Feb 27 at 7:29pm - Arnold Dreyblatt & Megafaun
Thu, Mar 14 at 7:30pm - Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert
Thu, Mar 14 at 7:30pm - Joseph C. Phillips, Jr. & Imani Uzuri with Numinous
Wed, Mar 20 at 7:30pm - Steven Mackey & Rinde Eckert with Big Farm & JACK Quartet
Thu, Mar 21 at 7:30pm - Simone Dinnerstein & Tift Merritt
For a chance at winning tickets to Dylan Fest at Irving Plaza: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "ECSTATIC MUSIC FEST" in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "ECSTATIC MUSIC FEST". Include your show of your choice in the tweet or email. Also include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!