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Bard Music Festival: Spaghetti Western

Thursday, August 11, 2016 | 8:00 pm
Presented by Bard Music Festival
Spiegeltent | Bard College | Annandale-on-Hudson
Tickets $15-40 | More information and tickets

A program of crosscurrents with music by Americans living in Italy, and Italians whose music has permeated U.S. culture. From David Lang to Ennio Morricone, discover how Italian and American music have traveled together through film–all the way back to Puccini's La fanciulla del West. The program includes music by Yotam Haber, David Lang, Ennio Morricone, Andrew Norman, and Clara Iannotta.

Program:

Ennio Morricone (b. 1928) (arr. Vicente Alexim): Il Trièllo (1966)
David Lang (b. 1957): ark luggage (2012)
Clara Iannotta (b. 1983): D’après (2012)
Andrew Norman (b. 1979): Music in Circles (2012)

— Intermission —

Yotam Haber (b. 1976) (arr. David Bloom): New Ghetto Music (2011)
Ennio Morricone (b. 1928) (arr. Dylan Mattingly): L’arena (1968)
David Lang (b. 1957): simple song #3 (2015)