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Church of the Advocate

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1801 Diamond St
Philadelphia, PA 19121 United States

February 2017

We The People: Arcana Meets Prometheus

February 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST
Church of the Advocate, 1801 Diamond St
Philadelphia, PA 19121 United States
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ABOUT THE EVENT Arcana joins forces with the Prometheus Chamber Ensemble to perform two politically charged works of modern music. Dutch composer Louis Andriessen's 1975 composition Workers Union is notated as a single part that can be played by any kind of instruments, melodic or percussive. Noisy, hypnotic, and powerfully dramatic, Workers Union is a parable for political organizing: in the composer's words, "Only if every player plays with the intention that their part is essential will the work succeed."…

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