This Music Should Not Exist. György Ligeti’s life was filled with drama. He escaped Nazi extermination in a Jewish labor camp and eventually fled totalitarian oppression at the hands of the liberating Soviets in Hungary. His music’s dense melodic webs and conflicting rhythms—along with a host of other experimental sounds, shapes, and forms—embody the dreams, fantasies, and nightmares of a life lived on the edge. Alarm Will Sound tells Ligeti’s incredible story through a blend of music and recorded sounds in a…
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Alarm Will Sound returns to Saint Louis and the Sheldon Concert Hall on May 9 to perform new music by DJ/producer King Britt, Alexandra Drewchin (Eartheater), and multi-instrumentalist Oren Ambarchi.
Alarm Will Sound performs at the 2018 ISCM World Music Days (presented this year as part of the Beijing Modern Festival) at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing, China. Chen Yi (arr. Freund), Sparkle; Stephen Yip, Realm of the Immortals; Zhong Juncheng, Blast; Zhou Long, Bell Drum Towers; Charles Peck, Vinyl; Andrew Norman, Try; Caleb Burhans, Escape Wisconsin (Alarm Remix)