PRESS RELEASE: ANNOUNCING: 2018 Ecstatic Music Festival
the 2018 Ecstatic Music Festival®
presented by Kaufman Music Center at Merkin Concert Hall
January 27 - April 26, 2018
more than 75 artists from across the sonic spectrum come together for nine collaborative, one-night-only performances
A collaboration between New Amsterdam Presents and Kaufman Music Center, the acclaimed Ecstatic Music Festival® returns in 2018, bringing together composers and performers from different musical genres for nine one-night-only performances featuring world premieres, new arrangements and the exclusive opportunity to hear artists discuss their work. Starting Jan. 27 and running through April 26, 2018, the festival, hailed as “the alt-classical world’s main showcase” (The New York Times), a will feature collaborations from more than 75 artists, including Kronos Quartet, the Bang on a Can All-Stars, Margaret Leng Tan, Glasser, Xenia Rubinos, Mantra Percussion,Mahogany L. Browne, Carla Kihlstedt, Patrick Zimmerli, Ethan Iverson,Buke & Gase’s Arone Dyer, and many more.
Click HERE for more information and tickets to the 2018 Festival, and see below for the complete festival line-up.