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The Ultimate In C Jam

Sunday, April 11, 2010 | 10:00 pm
SMOG | Bard College
Free and open to the public

Contemporaneous hosts the ultimate jam session at SMOG on the campus of Bard College. We will be playing Terry Riley's masterwork In C, a piece that can be played by any number of any instruments, for any length of time and we want everyone – all instrument and voice types – to come and participate. If you can read music, you can play In C. In this performance, we will also present the world premiere of Contemporaneous co-artistic director Dylan Mattingly's new work 2,953 Miles (39 Days & 6 Hours), our first ever world premiere.


Dylan Mattingly (b. 1991): 2,953 Miles (39 Days & 6 Hours) (2010) (Contemporaneous commission) *
Terry Riley (b. 1935): In C (1964)

* World premiere

Earlier Event: March 7
In Real Time
Later Event: May 6
Everything Must Go