Beat Happening: Jazz and Mannes Percussion Ensembles Join Forces


On Tuesday, November 8, at 8:00 p.m., the student percussion ensembles of The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, under the direction of Amir Ziv, and Mannes College The New School for Music, under James Baker will join forces for the first time to perform an exciting free concert featuring a wide-ranging repertoire.

The program will include:

Imaginary Landscape #4 for 12 radios (1951)
John Cage

Jo / Monolith
Composed by Amir Ziv & Brian Joyce
Orchestrated by Amir Ziv

Bowls / Study #16
Composed by Jordan McLean & Garry Chaffee
Orchestrated by Amir Ziv

Lumberjack
Composed & Orchestrated by Amir Ziv

Ionization (1931)
Edgard Varese

This free event will be held at the Mannes Concert Hall, 150 West 85th Street.