Michael Gordon
Program Notes

Composer Portraits: Michael Gordon

From my studio I hear the resonance, a complex palette of ringing overtones which linger in the air for...

Michael Gordon


Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 7pm

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Michael Gordon joins forces with downtown designer Jim Findlay to create an immersive environment for this uniquely intimate, multisensory Portrait. Though Gordon has ample experience working with multimedia collaborators, he’s never attempted something quite like this: a new piece that treats space and movement as an essential element of the composition, as vital as sound and time. The audience joins the performers onstage for an unforgettable 75-minute show by the intrepid members of Yarn/Wire. Please note: capacity is extremely limited.


  • Material  (2015-16) world premiere

Additional Information

This performance is currently sold out, but tickets may be available on standby. A standby line will form at 6 p.m. on the night of the concert and any available seats will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis, for that evening's performances only. Discounts do not apply for standby sales; all standby tickets will be $35 each, cash only.