caleb burhans

composer / performer

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ACME + Roomful of Teeth

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 5th Ave New York, NY, 10028 United States (map)

ACME, Roomful of Teeth, and Jóhann Jóhannsson give the world premiere of Jóhannsson's Drone Mass in The Metropolitan Museum of Art's magnificent Temple of Dendur. Using texts based on the Coptic Gospel of the Egyptians, this contemporary oratorio fuses the diverse sounds of string quartet, electronics, and vocals to create a memorable experience. Drone Mass is commissioned by ACME in celebration of its 10th anniversary season.

Earlier Event: March 14
Later Event: March 18

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