NOW Ensemblebrings an indie-rock attitude to contemporary classical music. Called “fresh and vibrant” (The Classical Review) and praised for its “rhythmic vitality” (Time Out New York), this dynamic ensemble has worked with many leading contemporary composers, including Nico Muhly, Missy Mazzoli, and Timo Andres. Its unique instrumental lineup of flute, clarinet, electric guitar, bass, and piano allows NOW Ensemble to be flexible and innovative, helping it to introduce 21st-century music to new audiences.
Performers NOW Ensemble ·· Alex Sopp, Flute ·· Alicia Lee, Clarinet ·· Mark Dancigers, Electric Guitar ·· Logan Coale, Double Bass ·· Michael Mizrahi, Piano ·· Emily Pinkerton, Banjo and Vocals
Program Judd Greenstein - Folk Music Ellis Ludwig-Leone - Simple Machines Patrick Burke & Emily Pinkerton - Rounder Songs Mark Dancigers - Cloudburst David Crowell - Waiting in the Rain for Snow
About Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concerts Carnegie Hall celebrates more than 40 years of partnering with local community organizations to present free Neighborhood Concerts featuring outstanding main-stage artists as well as exciting rising stars of classical, jazz, and world music. These performances tap into the pulse of diverse communities across New York City and bring local residents together to share in the joy of music.