Watch: Ecstatic Music Festival 2012 Preview

An Evening of Musical Curiosity and Cross-Pollination at The Greene Space

Wednesday, February 01, 2012


On Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 7 pm in The Greene Space, Q2 Music presents a live concert and videocast with a star-studded lineup of composer-performers from this season's hotly-anticipated Ecstatic Music Festival 2012. Hosted by WQXR's Terrance McKnight, the show includes performances by composer-percussionist Jason Treuting of So Percussion, multi-instrumentalist Angélica Negron of Arturo en el Barco, and musical polymath Jherek Bischoff of bands including Xiu Xiu and Parenthetical Girls. The evening also features conversation with composer and Ecstatic Music Festival curator Judd Greenstein. 

At the nexus of the active, New York-centric indie-classical scene, Merkin Concert Hall's Ecstatic Music Festival made a name for itself in its inaugural year as a ground-breaking series emphasizing vibrant, adventurous ensembles and unlikely collaborations between composers from the pop and classical realms. In this its second year, the festival returns with an exciting new line-up of artists from diverse musical backgrounds and its signature emphasis on curiosity, risk and discovery.

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Comments [2]

We'll post both shortly! Thanks for your support.

Feb. 02 2012 01:32 PM
Garth from Seattle

Any chance that you can post a recorded version of the videocast or even just the audio?

Feb. 01 2012 09:28 PM

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