New York City Ballet to premiere work with music by Sufjan Stevens
New York-based dancer and choreographer Justin Peck will debut a new ballet entitled 'Year of The Rabbit' on October 5th, which will be set to 30 minutes of music from Sufjan Stevens. The ballet, which takes place at Lincoln Center's David H. Koch Theater, will feature eighteen dancers, with music being performed live from the house orchestra. Stevens will make newly recorded orchestral compositions from the 2009 LP Run Rabbit Run, which itself was a reworking of the 2001 Sufjan record, Enjoy Your Rabbit.
The schedule for 'Year of the Rabbit' can be seen here.
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Chilly Gonzales, M. Ward, Sufjan Stevens & Teengirl Fantasy. MP3: Chilly Gonzales - I Am Europe (Djedjotronic Remix) http://www.myspace.com/gonzpiration MP3: M. Ward - Letâs Dance (David Bowie Cover) http://www.myspace.com/mward MP3: Sufjan Stevens - Sister (Live) http://www.sufjan.com/ MP3: Teengirl Fantasy - Cheaters http://www.myspace.com/teengirlfantasy [read more]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Sleigh Bells, Sex Beet, Sufjan Stevens & Girl Talk. MP3: Sleigh Bells - AB Machines (French Horn Rebellion Remix) http://www.myspace.com/sleighbellsmusic MP3: Sex Beet â Dirty Boots (Sonic Youth cover) http://www.myspace.com/sexbeet MP3: Sufjan Stevens - Romulus (Live) http://www.sufjan.com/ MP3: Girl Talk - Triple Double http://www.myspace.com/girltalk [read more]
There's a strong possibility that you haven't heard of Sufjan Stevens and there's also a possibility that you've heard his name but not his music. If either of those presumptions are correct I suggest you carry on reading. If, like me, you have heard his music then you're most likely fully in love with him anyway so this article will just re-affirm your love for him! So lets crack on! Who is he? I'll hand over to my good friend Mr Wiki for this one! Sufjan StevensÂ (pronounc... (continued) [read more]