Q2 Music Is The Online Home For The 2013 Ecstatic Music Festival®
Q2 Music is the official digital partner of Kaufman Music Center's 2013 Ecstatic Music Festival. Celebrate the festival's opening night on Friday, Jan. 25 at 7 pm as Q2 Music's Helga Davis (Einstein on the Beach) welcomes indie-rock songstress Shara Worden and the dynamic Brooklyn Youth Chorus for world premiere collaborations from The Greene Space at WNYC and WQXR.
Stream live webcasts on Q2 Music of select shows hosted by WNYC's John Schaefer (New Sounds):
→ Saturday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 pm: Carla Kihlstedt, ICE, Causing a Tiger and Face the Music
→ Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 pm: Clogs, Sarah Kirkland Snider and Orchestra for the Next Century
→ Thursday, Mar. 14 at 7:30 pm: Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert
Re-experience your favorite Ecstatic shows here — on-demand and at your convenience. This year's festival promises an embarrassment of riches with shows by Deerhoof, Arnold Dreyblatt, Clogs, DJ / rupture, JACK Quartet, Julia Holter, Simone Dinnerstein and many more, and Q2 Music is recording all of them for your repeat listening pleasure.
Recently in Ecstatic Music Festival 2013
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
On Mar. 21, pianist Simone Dinnerstein and singer-songwriter Tift Merritt brought together their distinct musical backgrounds for an evening of collaboration that bridged the worlds of classical, folk and rock.
Friday, March 29, 2013
On Mar. 20, new-music supergroup Big Farm took the stage with the trail-blazing JACK Quartet for the penultimate concert of the 2013 Ecstatic Music Festival at Merkin Concert Hall.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Friday, March 01, 2013
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
On February 2, avant noisemakers Zs took the stage with turntablist and producer DJ /rupture for an evening of collaboration as part of the 2013 Ecstatic Music Festival. Listen to the entire show on demand.
Thursday, February 07, 2013
On March 14, Q2 Music and New Sounds Live presented a live webcast of the Bang on a Can All-Stars, featuring new works by Anna Clyne, Dan Deacon, Tyondai Braxton and others. Listen to the whole show on demand.
Wednesday, February 06, 2013
On Feb. 6, Q2 Music presented a live webcast of indie favorites Clogs and Orchestra for the Next Century, and the premiere of Sarah Kirkland Snider's new song cycle, Unremembered. Listen to the full show.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Tonight at 7:30 pm, Q2 Music presents a live audio webcast of singer-instrumentalist Carla Kihlstedt with the International Contemporary Ensemble, live from the Ecstatic Music Festival.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Q2 Music helped open the 2013 Ecstatic Music Festival recently with a special show featuring the songwriter Shara Worden and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus.