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Concert Calendar

Fall 2014

Please note the time of each performance.

5pm / Friday / September 26, 2014
Subscriptions for the 2014-2015 Season

8pm / Saturday / September 27, 2014
Dawn Upshaw & Gilbert Kalish

8pm / Friday / October 24, 2014
So Percussion

8pm / Sunday / November 02, 2014
Prague Philharmonic Choir

8pm / Saturday / November 15, 2014

Spring 2015

Please note the time of each performance.

8pm / Wednesday / February 04, 2015
Nrityagram Dance Ensemble

8:30pm / Thursday / February 19, 2015
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

8pm / Sunday / March 08, 2015
Pierre-Laurent Aimard & Tamara Stefanovich

8pm / Friday / March 20, 2015
Ravi Coltrane Quartet

8pm / Wednesday / April 15, 2015
Jordi Savall & Concert de Nations

8pm / Friday / March 30, 2012 / Bailey Hall

The Bad Plus

On Sacred Ground - Stravinsky's Rite of Spring as imagined by The Bad Plus

Reid Anderson, bass Ethan Iverson, piano
David King, drums

Few jazz groups in recent memory have amassed such acclaim, and as much controversy, with their audacious band ethos and avant-garde populism. In their own words about Sacred Ground: "the melding of modernist classical music with jazz has been attempted before, but typically in such experiments the drums are left behind.  Of course TBP could never leave the drums behind... We hope [you] will find our discoveries and journey through The Rite of Spring a source of pleasure and inspiration."
"By any standard, jazz or otherwise, it is moving, mighty music--bad to the bone, hot players with hard-rock hearts." - Rolling Stone

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Reserved seating.  General public $25/32/35, students $17 any section. CU Faculty/Staff $23/30/33, CU students $15 any section (CU rates are available online only, with valid NetID login.)

Online via (click Buy Tickets above.) In person/by phone: Ticket Center Ithaca, 171 The Commons (Center Ithaca), 607-273-4497.

Related Activity at Cornell

Composers' Forum with The Bad Plus
1:25pm / Friday / March 30, 2012 / Lincoln Hall, Room 316
The Composers´┐Ż Forum is a weekly meeting for faculty members, students, and interested members of the public to discuss music composition and related topics. Several times a year, the Composers´┐Ż Forum brings distinguished guest composers to the Cornell campus. This week, guest artists will be the members of The Bad Plus, prior to their concert at Bailey Hall.