Kate Dreyfuss, violinist

violinist and educator

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ETHEL at the Jewish Museum (New York, NY)

  • Jewish Museum 1109 5th Avenue New York, NY, 10128 United States (map)

Bang on a Can and the Jewish Museum present ETHEL and Julia Wolfe

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Jewish Museum

New York, NY

The “extraordinarily skilled, passionate musicians” (NY Times) in ETHEL perform the complete string quartets of Julia Wolfe: Dig Deep, early that summerFour Marys, and Blue Dress for String Quartet. This is the first ever performance of ALL of Julia Wolfe's string quartets at one time, on one stage.  Julia Wolfe's string quartets, as described by The New Yorker, "combine the violent forward drive of rock music with an aura of minimalist serenity [using] the four instruments as a big guitar, whipping psychedelic states of mind into frenzied and ecstatic climaxes." This performance is presented in conjunction with the exhibition of fellow New York City cultural icon Martha Rosler: Irrespective

Tickets available here