wild Up
wild Up

February 10, 8:00 pm

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For ticketing information, please contact our box office Wednesday – Friday, 12 – 6pm at 914-251-6200.

We make music.
New music. Old music.
We’ll play it, as long as we love it.

wild Up is a modern music collective; an adventurous chamber orchestra;  a group of Los Angeles-based musicians committed to creating visceral, thought-provoking happenings. Their programs are eclectic studies of people, places, and ideas. The group believes that music is a catalyst for shared experiences, and that the concert venue is a place for challenging, exciting, and igniting the community around us.

With future folk wild Up creates a communal concert of sound/noise/experience that celebrates old-world ways of living in the modern era. Together we will explore the music from Ancient India, modern California, post-war New York, and from American composers that envision a future form of music rooted in folk ethos. As moderns, we stand on the shoulders of the ancients. Their music changes us. Compels us to make and unites us in being. In future folk, we become one.

future folk is:
you, us, dogs, richard serra, all of us, consciousness, fruit baskets, wicker, sexless Shakers, utopianists, pianists, free art, green grass, julius eastman, fruit pie, kisses, james tenney, old maple, banjos, nico, sycamore, hermann nitsch, red brick streets, live oak, blood rituals, moondog, dew, baseball, hot dogs, sundays with dad, john waters, cats, fred sandback, japanese design, vlogging, yoko ono, fluxus, sleeping in, americana. . . .

Stats
11 Performers, 90 minutes of music
Brian Walsh, clarinets / saxophones
Archie Carey, bassoon / amplified bassoon
Richard Valitutto, keyboard / melodica
Andrew Tholl, violin / guitar
Linnea Powell, viola
Derek Stein, cello
Maggie Hasspacher, bass / voice
Jodie Landau, percussion / voice
Matt Cook, percussion
Chris Kallmyer, guitar
Chris Rountree, artistic director / conductor

Repertoire
ART JARVINEN Endless Bummer
MOONDOG My Tiny Butterfly
JULIUS EASTMAN Stay On It arr. Rountree & Kallmyer
MEREDITH MONK Panda Chant II
FREDERIC RZEWSKI Coming Together – Attica
TOM JOHNSON Naryana’s Cows
SCRIABIN Mysterium

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