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Ecstatic Music Festival®

"Compelling," "stimulating" and "great fun."   - Rolling Stone

"New York's premier showcase for classical music hybridism" is "a triumph" and "a programming masterstroke."   - The Guardian

The Full lineup will be Announced on Nov 1.
Here are some highlights:

  • Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert 30th Anniversary Celebration
    Mon, Jan 9, 7:30 pm. Featuring new works by Nico Muhly, Anna Thorvaldsdottir and Felipe Waller
  • San Fermin & NOW Ensemble
    Wed, Jan 25, 7:30 pm
  • Song Exploder Live with Hrishikesh Hirway
    Thu, Feb 9, 7:30 pm
  • Thums Up (Vijay Iyer, Himanshu Suri, Rafiq Bhatia, Kassa Overall) & Arooj Aftab
    Sat, Mar 4, 7:30 pm
  • Alarm Will Sound – Alarm System
    Sat, May 13, 8:30 pm


Listen to the 2016 performances, courtesy of Q2 Music:
Pharoahe Monch & Pitchblak Brass Band (Feb 2)
Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert (Feb 6)
Rachel Grimes & Longleash (Feb 10)
Lee Ranaldo & Dither (Feb 17)
Exceptet & Goldfeather (Mar 13)
William Tyler, Quindar & Nick Hallett (Mar 17)
M. Lamar, Charlie Looker & Mivos Quartet (Mar 19)

Merkin Concert Hall

Tel: 212 501 3330

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