Spotlight on Presenter Partner Events in March
Encompass New Opera Theatre presents excerpts from Richard Pearson Thomas's opera-in-progress Blood of Angels on Sunday, March 15 at the Manhattan School of Music. Blood of Angels dramatizes the political career of George C. Wallace set against the backdrop of the Civil Rights movement. The half-hour performance is at 2:30 p.m., followed by a half hour of conversation.
On March 19 at 8 pm, Interpretations presents baritone Thomas Buckner in "AACM50: Thomas Buckner performs AACM," a concert celebrating 50 years of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians with an evening of works written for Buckner by AACM composers including Muhal Richard Abrams, Leroy Jenkins, Roscoe Mitchell, Amina Claudine Myers, Wadada Leo Smith, and Henry Threadgill. More information at www.interpretations.info.
In March, the Streaming Museum features the Kinetic Sound Sculptures and Story of Iranian Artist Mo H. Zareei, his Brutalist Noise Ensemble and the Artists and Brutalist Architecture that Influenced Him. This feature is available throughout March on the Streaming Museum website. For more information, visit streamingmuseum.org/mh-zareei/.