Asphalt Orchestra at Lincoln Center (more by Benjamin Lozovsky)
Asphalt Orchestra

The Bang on a Can Marathon returns on Sunday (6/19) with a mammoth thirteen hours of FREE live music kicking off at 11AM at NYC's World Financial Center Winter Garden (200 Vesey Street). Featuring over 150 musicians/composers, the fest includes performances from, and compositions by, names like Philip Glass, Glenn Branca Ensemble, Sun Ra Arkestra, David Byrne/Annie Clark, Bryce Dessner, Frank Zappa, Bjork, Yoko Ono, and many more. The full lineup and schedule is below.

11am OUTSIDE Asphalt Orchestra performing Carlton by STEW/ Heidi Rodewald and Opus 81 by Yoko Ono
Queens College Percussion Ensemble with Matthew Welch, bagpipes; Amanda Accardi piano; Michael Lipsey, conductor performing The Self and the Other by Matthew Welch
Flutist Alejandro Escuer performing Códigos secretos *** by Gabriela Ortiz
12pmQueens College Percussion Ensemble with Iktus Percussion performing Portrait of Eva Hesse (palindrome), for 2 to 19 percussionists in unison contours by Anthony Gatto
JACK Quartet performing Three Small Pieces for String Quartet ** by Richard Ayres
Prism Saxophone Quartet performing Hymn by Kati Agócs
Violinist Todd Reynolds performing his own work Transamerica *
Prism Saxophone Quartet performing Xas by Iannis Xenakis
Sentieri Selvaggi performing Love Always Counts ** by Michael Nyman and Sinatra Shag by Michael Daugherty
Prism Saxophone Quartet performing Keen by Roshanne Etezady
2pmSentieri Selvaggi performing Risvegliatevi! ** by Filippo Del Corno, Brightness ** by Mauro Montalbetti and Zingiber ** by Carlo Boccadoro
Asphalt Orchestra performing Two Ships by David Byrne and Annie Clark and Ngoma Yekwedu by Thomas Mapfumo
Bang on a Can All-Stars performing Concerning the Doodle by Christine Southworth and O Shut Your Eyes Against the Wind by Bryce Dessner
4pmYoung People's Chorus of New York City with Maya Beiser, cello; Michael Harrison, just-intonation piano; and Payton MacDonald, percussion performing Hijaz by Michael Harrison
Guitarists Taylor Levine and James Moore performing Warmth by David Lang
Young People's Chorus of New York City and
JACK Quartet performing Exalted by Michael Gordon
Athelas Wind Quintet and
Frode Andersen performing Songs and Rhapsodies ** by Poul Ruders
Asphalt Orchestra performing Zomby Woof by Frank Zappa and Hyper Ballad by Bjork
6pmAsphalt Orchestra performing Champagne by Goran Bregovic
Talea Ensemble and soprano Tony Arnold performing An Index of Metals*** by Fausto Romitelli
Timo Andres performing his own work At the River
8pmSignal performing Cruel Sister by Julia Wolfe
Toby Twining performing excerpts from his own work Eurydice
Bang on a Can All-Stars and Philip Glass performing Glass' Music in Similar Motion and Closing
Sun Ra Arkestra performing their own work
10pmClarinetists Evan Ziporyn, Carol McGonnell, Joshua Rubin, and Michael Lowenstern performing Hive by Evan Ziporyn
Glenn Branca Ensemble
performing The Ascension: The Sequel by Glenn Branca


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