Artists at Noguchi | Bang on a Can Music Series with JG Thirlwell

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

For the fifth year in a row, The Noguchi Museum partners with Bang on a Can to present an innovative performance series held in the Museum.


JG Thirlwell is a composer/producer/performer based in Brooklyn, who also works under many pseudonyms including Manorexia, Foetus, Steroid Maximus, Baby Zizanie, Hydroze Plus, and Wiseblood. He has released over thirty albums, composed commissions for Bang On A Can and Kronos Quartet, among others, and creates the musical score for the show Venture Bros on Cartoon Network. JG Thirlwell will be presenting a program of works for string quartet, including a world premier and a New York premiere. He will join the quartet for the last piece, which will be for string quartet with electronic treatments.