Monday, February 8 - Interview: Contact

Contact is the latest ensemble to take composer Brian Eno’s ambient electronic works and arrange them for live players. They turn Eno’s Discreet Music into an immersive meditation.

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Monday, February 8th, 2016-Echoes Program 1606A

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Forty years ago, no one ever suspected that Brian Eno’s ambient works would make such beautiful vehicles for acoustic ensembles. Yet, Music for Airports and Apollo-Atmospheres and Soundtracks have been magnificently covered by acoustic ensembles, Bang on a Can All-Stars and Icebreaker respectively.

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