Icelandic Vein

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Monday, May 14, 2007

Stick around after tonight's Björk concert for an evening of music in the Icelandic vein. Also, works from musicians who share some "Björkian" sensibilities—including performance artist Meredith Monk.


Meredith Monk

Dolmen Music

Tonight we hear Meredith Monk's groundbreaking six-movement work for vocal sextet, cello, and percussion, Dolmen Music. Set to an abstract text, the work evokes the mysticism that surrounds prehistoric monuments (think Stonehenge).


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