Cool new music for solo double bass performed by Robert Black. Theater/texts/harmonics/lows/highs/words. The program includes premieres by Bang on a Can’s David Lang (I Feel Pretty) and the American in Paris, David Jaggard (I Had A Dog and Stay Where You’re Born). Plus computer music iconoclast Barry Traux’s theater piece about gay love and sex (Androgyne, Mon Amor), the classic Nodal Excitation by Arnold Dreyblatt for bass strung with piano wire and Christian Wolff’s Look She Said.
Saturday, October 16, 1999. 9:00 pm
Robert Black at Roulette 1999