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John Zorn at the Jewish Museum

Sunday, June 4, 2017
at 12:00 PM

Jewish Museum
1109 5th Ave at 92nd St
New York, NY 10128

Free Event

Event Information

In conjunction with the exhibition The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin, join composer John Zorn and poet Kenneth Goldsmith for an afternoon of musical collaborations inspired by Benjamin’s masterpiece, The Arcades Project. The event will feature readings exploring the themes of prewar Europe and postwar New York alternating with Zorn compositions performed by an all-star lineup that includes JACK Quartet, Peter Evans, Mark Feldman, Erik Friedlander, Ches Smith, Michael Nicolas, David Fulmer and John Zorn himself.

Participants: JACK Quartet