Performance

Friday, October 22, 2021

Lee Ranaldo. Photo: Andrew Boyle

Bang on a Can Music Series: Lee Ranaldo and Dither, Hurricane Transcriptions

6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Celebrating the eleventh season of collaboration, Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of performances in the Museum’s garden and galleries in August through October. Tickets for this performance will go on sale October 8, at 12 pm ET.
America/New_York 10/22/2021 06:30 PM 10/22/2021 07:30 PM Bang on a Can Music Series: Lee Ranaldo and Dither, Hurricane Transcriptions Lee Ranaldo presents a special performance of his Hurricane Transcriptions with electric guitar quartet Dither and drummer Brian Chase. Doors at 6:15 pm / music begins at 6:30 pm. Masks and proof of vaccination… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, September 24, 2021

L’Rain

Bang on a Can Music Series: L’Rain

6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Celebrating the eleventh season of collaboration, Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of performances in the Museum’s garden and galleries in August through October. Tickets for this performance will go on sale September 10, at 12 pm ET.
America/New_York 09/24/2021 06:30 PM 09/24/2021 07:30 PM Bang on a Can Music Series: L’Rain Multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and vocalist L’Rain performs songs that are equally rooted in r&b, jazz, noise, and pop; at once visceral, spiritual, ethereal, and urgent.Doors at 6:15 pm / music… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, August 13, 2021

Jessica Pavone

Bang on a Can Music Series:
Jessica Pavone

6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Celebrating the eleventh season of collaboration, Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present the first of three concerts in the 2021 Artists at Noguchi season, a monthly series of performances in the Museum’s garden and galleries.

Sunday, April 25, 2021

The Argus Quartet

Argus Quartet: noise/SILENCE

7:30 pm-8:30 pm
Part of Five Boroughs Music Festival’s 2020–21 digital mainstage season, noise/SILENCE is co-produced by the Argus Quartet and filmed at the Noguchi Museum. The concert explores the symbiosis of silence and sound through music inspired by the art of Isamu Noguchi.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Meredith Monk stands with her hands uplifted, her two braids flying in the air and she is smiling.

Meredith Monk & John Hollenbeck
Duet Behavior 2020

8 pm-9 pm
Celebrating the tenth year of collaboration, Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present excerpts from Duet Behavior 2020 by Meredith Monk and John Hollenbeck, a first-time performance of Monk’s music as it has never been experienced.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Dancers performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release | Special Tour and Closing Performance

4 pm-5:30 pm
To mark the closing weekend of Contract and Release, artist Brendan Fernandes and Senior Curator Dakin Hart lead an exhibition tour followed by a final performance featuring the full cast of six dancers.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Dancer performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

3 pm-4 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.
Dancer performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Dancers performing among interlocking sculptures by Isamu Noguchi

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.
Dancers performing among interlocking sculptures by Isamu Noguchi

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

3 pm-4 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.