ICE celebrates the long musical heritage of the Henry Street Settlement and the legacy of new music in New York with this special free event. Featuring an all-star ICE lineup and ICE artist-in-residence Steven Schick as guest conductor, and an intimate performance of the rarely heard ballet score of Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring. This concert is a preview of the many exciting shows that ICE will play the following week at the Ojai Music Festival in Ojai, California.
Edgard Varèse: Intègrales
George Lewis: A Will to Adorn
Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring (1944 version)
OpenICE New York is made possible through lead support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation alongside generous support from New Music USA, the Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, the Paul R. Judy Center for Applied Research at the Eastman School of Music, the National Endowment for the Arts, public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.