Minimal Roots

Friday, Feb 17th 2012 - 7:00pm
Price: 80 / 50 (stud) - på Billetnet eller ved indgangen
Arranged by: Kunsten

A celebration of minimalism and its roots in Dada, Fluxus, and the work of John Cage. Weird and wonderful works by the early 60s Fluxus group; Kneeplays from Philip Glass' opera Einstein on the Beach; world premiere of a new work by Steve Martland; and our own candle-lit version of Terry Riley's masterpiece In C


PRELUDE "once upon a time"
ACT ONE – FLUXGLASS "yesterday evening"
  readings from Gertrude Stein, Kurt Schwitters & John Cage
LaMonte Young  Composition 1960 #7
LaMonte Young   Poem, for chairs, table, benches etc (1960)
Philip Glass  Kneeplay 1 from 'Einstein on the Beach'
Jackson Mac Low The Bluebird Assymetries
Philip Glass Kneeplay 3 from 'Einstein on the Beach'
Dick Higgins hank and mary, a love story, a chorale
Emmett Williams Genesis
Intermission "a little while"
ACT TWO "the following morning"
Steve Martland Sea Songs (world premiere)
Intermission "as before"
ACT THREE "that night"
Terry Riley In C – by candle light