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Prof. Julie Strand playing in Gamelan Galak Tika

Julie Strand will be playing in an upcoming concert with Gamelan Galak Tika, featuring Terry Riley, on Thursday, December 15 at 7:30pm at MIT’s Kresge Auditorium.

WORLD PREMIERE!
TERRY RILEY & GAMELAN GALAK TIKA
48-HOUR PROMO: ORDER TICKETS NOW AND WIN A FREE GALAK TIKA CD!!!

DEC 15 at 7:30 PM
KRESGE AUDITORIUM
48 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE CAMBRIDGE, MA 02139
MIT, CAMBRIDGE MA

Dear friends – More adventures in new music at MIT – minimalist legend Terry Riley meets MIT’s ownGamelan Galak Tika in the world premiere of his new work, White Space Conflict!  Don’t miss the first unveiling of this stunning new work for two Balinese gamelans, guitar, saxophone, keyboards, and electronics.

Also on the program: the 75-years-young Riley performing new works on solo piano and improvisations on the mighty Kresge pipe organ!  (Click here to listen)  And to round things out, the shimmering beauty of traditional Balinese music, as performed by Galak Tika (click here).

Special guest: guitar virtuoso Gyan Riley! (click here)

To make sure you don’t forget, we’re giving away 25 free copies of Galak Tika’s Bronze Age Space AgeCD to anyone who purchases tickets in the next 48 hours!  (Click here to listen.)  All tickets purchased before SUNDAY NOON (including those made before now) are eligible – no discount codes necessary – so don’t delay!

Terry Riley changed the course of music with his 1964In C – and 38 years later, he’s still going strong.  Last April, MIT FAST audiences thrilled to the Kronos Quartet & Wu Man‘s performance of his Cusp of Magic- now is your chance to hear the man himself…

Galak Tika has been bringing its own blend of traditional & experimental Balinese gamelan to Boston audiences since 1993 – don’t miss this latest genre-bending collaboration!

Tickets and more info
http://galaktika.org/terryriley/
$20 general admission; $10 area students
FREE for MIT students, faculty & staff