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Composer Portraits: John Zorn

Thursday, October 20, 2016
at 8:00 PM

Miller Theatre
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027


Event Information

As prolific as he is provocative, John Zorn returns to Composer Portraits with five new works, all slated to receive their world premiere performances. A dream team of new music superstars comes together to give voice to Zorn’s newest creations, affirming once more the depth and breadth of his musical palette, which draws on punk, jazz, klezmer, classical, and other genres—spanning continents and centuries.



  • Blue Stratagem (2016) world premiere
  • Candlemas Eve (2016) world premiere
  • Diableries (2016) world premiere
  • Freud (2016) world premiere
  • Obscure Objects of Desire (2016) world premiere
  • Cagliostro (2016)
  • Il n’y a plus de firmament (2014)

Participants: JACK Quartet