Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Galapagos Art Space
16 Main Street, Brooklyn NY 11201
5BMF is thrilled to welcome the groundbreaking vocal octet Roomful of Teeth to our roster this season! Fresh off their 2014 Grammy™ win for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance, this genre-bending group will join us for a program of vocal works which showcase the ensemble’s wide vocabulary of singing techniques. The program will feature works by William Brittelle, Elliot Cole, Merrill Garbus, Judd Greenstein, Sarah Kirkland Snider, and Missy Mazzoli, as well as a selection from Caroline Shaw’s 2013 Pulitzer Prize winning Partita.
Composers Missy Mazzoli and Elliot Cole share their thoughts on Roomful of Teeth’s upcoming show:
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BlVvBWFdkA] [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FDYvWgo684]
Cameron Beauchamp, Steven Bradshaw, Martha Cluver, Estelí Gomez, Avery Griffin, Neil Netherly, Caroline Shaw, Virginia Warnken, vocalists
Brad Wells, director
ELLIOT COLE: Hanuman’s Leap
MISSY MAZZOLI: Vesper Sparrow
SARAH KIRKLAND SNIDER: The Guest
CAROLINE SHAW: Allemande (from Partita)
JUDD GREENSTEIN: Montmartre
WILLIAM BRITTELLE: High Done No Why To
MERRILL GARBUS: Quizassa
Please note that tickets for this program are available via TicketWeb or at the door.
VIP Front Island Seating $40 ($45 at the door)
Premium Rear Island Seating $35 ($40 at the door)
General Admission $22.50 ($25 at the door)
About the Venue
Galapagos Art Space, located in Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood, ranks as one of NYC’s premiere nightspots and entertainment venues, hosting an eclectic mix of art, music, dance, and theater performances throughout the year.
Please note that Galapagos Art Space is a 21+ venue. Please bring ID.