Photo by John Edward Mason
Meredith Monk with Katie Geissinger and Allison Sniffin
In this evening-length performance, Meredith Monk offers one of her rare, more intimate concerts with renowned members of her Vocal Ensemble, Katie Geissinger, and Allison Sniffin. The concert reflects Monk’s six decades of innovation and awe-inspiring vocal mastery, mining the depths of the myriad possibilities of the human voice.
Meredith Monk, voice and keyboard
Katie Geissinger, voice
Allison Sniffin, voice, violin and keyboard
Repertoire includes: Selections from ATLAS: an opera in three parts (1991), Cellular Songs (2018), The Games (1984), impermanence (2004-2006), Light Songs (1988), The Politics of Quiet (1996), and Volcano Songs: Duets (1993).
Meredith Monk with Katie Geissinger and Allison Sniffin has been performed at the Frick Museum, NYC; Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ; National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY; The Jewish Museum, NYC; West Kortright Centre, East Meredith, NY; Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA
For bookings, contact: Kirstin Kapustik, Executive Director, The House Foundation for the Arts
“…a musician of boundless imagination and vision. Both alone and with her vocal ensemble, she took the audience into enchanting, compassionate and disturbing worlds …the shadings, effects and expressive elements captured the listener’s attention and never let go.”
– Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer