American composer and member of The National, Bryce Dessner, is scheduled to exhibit his production dedicated to the talented Robert Mapplethorpe next month. The performance will take place at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 5th. Librettist Korde Arrington Tuttle, director Kaneza Schaal in collaboration with Roomful of Teeth, and a musical ensemble of 12 players will also be involved in this marvelous production. Tickets for the event will range from $32 to $40 depending on the seat chosen. The show will begin at 8:00 PM, with doors expected to open 30 minutes before. The event is open to all ages, however, it must be noted that there may be some mature content.
Bryce Dessner is commonly known for his guitarist role in the rock band, The National. Dessner has been involved with the success of the band since 2001. When he is not focusing his efforts with the group, Dessner works on independent projects as a composer. He has composed work for various ensembles including the LA Philharmonic, Ensemble Intercontemporain, the New York Philharmonic, Kronos Quartet, eighth blackbird, Sō Percussion, and many more. This production in particular features Dessner’s music that represents the impact of the famous photographer, Robert Mapplethorpe.
The show will also feature poetry and projections of Mapplethorpe’s images to create a unique experience. Check out the link below to get the best seats possible.
‘Triptych (Eyes of One on Another)’
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
$32 – $40
Contains mature content
Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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