Tuesday, March 13, 2012 – The Ticket That Exploded: An Ongoing Opera 2nd NYC show

Tuesday, March 13, 8:00 PM Notations: The Cage Effect Today Presents: James Ilgenfritz’ The Ticket That Exploded (2011) Elliott Sharp’s Quadrature (2005) Elliott Sharp. Quadrature for electroacoustic guitar solo (2005) Performed on a customized godin guitar, Quadrature manifests many of the diverse elements in sharps compositional and improvisational language. James Ilgenfritz. The Ticket that Exploded (2011) Ilgenfritz presents his 2011 opera, based on William Burroughs 1962 dystopian science-fiction novel The Ticket That Exploded with a cast of 5 vocalists, 11 instrumentalists, two conductors, and live digital video processing. Jason Ponce – live video processing Nick DeMaison – conductor Anne Rhodes / Megan Schubert / Nick Hallett / Steve Dalachinsky / Ryan Opperman – voices Denman Maroney / Julianne Carney / Nathan Bontrager – strings Ty Citerman / Taylor Levine – guitars Douglas Detrich / Josh Sinton / Jay Rozen – winds Vinnie Sperazza / John O’Brien / Andrew Drury – percussion Hunter College Lang Recital Hall 424 Hunter North E 69th st (between Park and Lexington avenues) New York, NY /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///

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