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Pop-Up Concerts

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Pop-Up Concerts

Yarn/Wire

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 6pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

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Yarn/Wire, the Queens-based quartet of two pianists and two percussionists, is admired for their energy, precision, and “mesmerizing” performances (The New York Times). They return to the Miller stage to perform holiday favorites with a twist, including a musical preview of Carnival of the Animals, Miller's annual holiday offering featuring Yarn/Wire plus New York's most skillful puppeteers on December 15.

All concerts start at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. No tickets required. Come early to guarantee your seats onstage.


Performers

  • Ian Antonio percussion
  • Laura Barger piano
  • Julia Den Boer piano
  • Russell Greenberg percussion

Repertoire

  • Camille Saint-Saëns Selections from The Carnival of the Animals (1886)
  • Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky Selections from The Nutcracker Suite (1892)
  • George Crumb A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979 (1980)

Additional Information


Major support for Pop-Up Concerts is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Dow Jones Foundation.