Christopher Cerrone (b.1984). Memory Palace (2012): I.Harriman, II.Power Lines. Ian Rosenbaum, percussion—2014
Redefining what a concert hall can be, Yellow Barn Music Haul brings music to grammar schools and conservatories, urban neighborhoods and arts districts, city lots and open fields. It plays for people regardless of their experience with or knowledge of music, their attention captured in the unexpected moment. With Yellow Barn Music Haul we realize music’s fundamental purpose, and inherent ability, to communicate in ways that defy definition and move us without explanation.
This residency, held in collaboration with the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, brings ECCO (East Coast Chamber Orchestra) and harpist Sivan Magen to Putney to prepare Chris Theofanidis’ new work "A Thousand Cranes" for its world premiere on December 12th for Soundings: New Music at the Nasher at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas.