Video of John Luther Adams SILA

And a lot of great things were written about the experience:

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/28/arts/music/a-new-work-by-john-luther-adams-debuts-at-lincoln-center.html?ref=arts&_r=0#

http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/john-luther-adamss-sila-new-work-occupies-lincoln-center-plaza/2014/07/27/9b20b978-154e-11e4-98ee-daea85133bc9_story.html

https://www.flickr.com/photos/pete_m/sets/72157645548967677/

http://bachtrack.com/review-sila-john-luther-adams-july-2014

 

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Premiering SILA by John Luther Adams at Lincoln Center, NYC

SILA by John Luther Adams, Lincoln Center, NYC, July 25 and July 26, 2014

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John Luther Adams SILA

I was part of the huge ensemble to premier SILA: The Breath of the World by John Luther Adams, outside at Lincoln Center.  The clarinet/bass clarinet parts involved microtones and movement, and it was thoroughly beautiful.  I don’t think I’ve ever performed for so many people.