Jóhann Jóhannsson - Drone Mass in Athens

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center
Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 8.30pm

Drone Mass - a free concert in Jóhann Jóhannsson's memory.

The American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME), the voice ensemble Theatre of Voices, under the direction of Paul Hillier, and music by Islandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson (nominated twice for Best Original Score in the Oscars)

Drone Mass, a composition outside its era and contemporary at the same time, which premiered at the Egyptian Temple of Dendur (Metropolitan Museum of NY).

Jóhann Jóhannsson - Drone Mass in Athens


Jóhann Jóhannsson:
Drone Mass

a 60-minute contemporary oratorio


American Contemporary Music Ensemble:
- Clarice Jensen
- Ben Russell
- Yuki Numata Resnick
- Caleb Burhans

Christina Vantzou and John Also Bennett, electronics

Theatre of Voices:
- Else Torp
- Kate Macoboy
- Signe Asmussen
- Iris Oja
- Paul Bentley-Angell
- Jakob Skjoldborg
- Steffen Bruun
- Lauritz Jakob Thomsen

Paul Hillier, artistic director

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