Pandit Pran Nath La Monte Young Marian Zazeela Jung Hee Choi Charles Curtis Terry Jennings Angus Maclise Richard Maxfield Just Alap Raga Ensemble The Theatre of Eternal Music Kirana Center Teaching Program

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June 23, 25 2022
The Theatre of Eternal Music: Live Performance Series


The Theatre of Eternal Music

LA MONTE YOUNG

Birthday Blues

Young's Dorian Blues (c. 1906-61-present)

THE THEATRE OF ETERNAL MUSIC

La Monte Young · voice
Marian Zazeela · light design
Jung Hee Choi · voice and light design
Ben Neill · just intonation trumpet
Jon Catler · electric fretless guitar
Hansford Rowe · electric fretless bass
Charles Curtis · cello
Naren Budhkar · tabla

in a setting of
Abstract #1 from Quadrilateral Phase Angle Traversals, Marian Zazeela
Environmental Composition 2017 #1, Jung Hee Choi


Thursday, June 23 and Saturday, June 25  ·  7:00 pm


MELA Foundation Dream House

275 Church Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY


Seating will be on carpeted floor and cushions only.
For those requiring special assistance, please contact MELA at mail@melafoundation.org


Admission $63. MELA Members, Seniors, Student ID, $56.
Limited Seating. Advance reservations recommended.
Information and reservations: mail@melafoundation.org

CONCERT NOTES


January 27, 2022
La Monte Young and Jung Hee Choi in Conversation with Andy Battaglia

Dia Dream House 2015

Thursday, January 27, 2022, 1·2 pm, Dia Online

La Monte Young will discuss his composition Trio for Strings (1958) with his longtime collaborator Jung Hee Choi in a conversation moderated by ARTnews deputy editor and sound-art curator Andy Battaglia. This conversation is organized in conjunction with the first official release of Young·s Trio for Strings, which was recorded live from the Dream House, a legendary sound-and-light installation by Young, Marian Zazeela, and Choi at Dia Chelsea in 2015.

Event Details

Thursday, January 27, 2022, 1·2 pm.
Live on Zoom

Free. Register for the event here.



November 25, 2021 – January 28, 2022
Lausanne Dream House at Galerie l'elac

Lausanne Dream House

ECAL

November 25, 2021 · January 28, 2022

Galerie l'elac

Avenue du Temple 5, 1020 Renens, Switzerland

A collaborative Sound and Light Environment by La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela and Jung Hee Choi will be presented at Galerie l·elac, Lausanne, Switzerland. This Swiss premiere of the Dream House, titled Lausanne Dream House, is presented as part of the 200th anniversary celebration of the ECAL (1821-2021) and the research project, HES-SO "Phantom Power". The environment will open on Thursday, November 25, 2021 at 6 pm and continue through January 28, 2022.

For further information:
www.visioncreationnewsound.ch
www.ecal.ch



October 27, 28 2021
Dream House Opens for Free to the Public

DREAM HOUSE FREE TO THE PUBLIC

MELA Foundation is pleased to announce that the Dream House Sound and Light Environment will open for free to the public Wednesday, October 27 and Thursday, October 28, 2021 from 2 PM until Midnight.

In the current collaborative Sound and Light Environment by La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela and Jung Hee Choi, the new configuration of the Young and Choi collaborative sound environment is presented within the ongoing Zazeela and Choi site-specific light environment.

A full list of the works presented along with the artists' notes can be found here.

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This program is made possible, in part, with the support of City Artist Corps Grants



October 14, 15 2021
The Theatre of Eternal Music: Live Performance Series

The Theatre of Eternal Music

LA MONTE YOUNG

Birthday Blues

Young's Dorian Blues (c. 1906-61-present)

THE THEATRE OF ETERNAL MUSIC

La Monte Young · voice
Marian Zazeela · light design
Jung Hee Choi · voice and light design
Ben Neill · just intonation trumpet
Jon Catler · electric fretless guitar
Hansford Rowe · electric fretless bass
Naren Budhkar · tabla

in a setting of
Abstract #1 from Quadrilateral Phase Angle Traversals, Marian Zazeela
Environmental Composition 2017 #1, Jung Hee Choi


Thursday, October 14 and Friday, October 15  ·  7:00 pm


MELA Foundation Dream House

275 Church Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY


Seating will be on carpeted floor and cushions only.
For those requiring special assistance, please contact MELA at mail@melafoundation.org

GET TICKETS HERE

Admission $63. MELA Members, Seniors, Student ID, $56.
Limited Seating. Advance reservations recommended.
Information and reservations: mail@melafoundation.org

CONCERT NOTES


October 29 2020 – Present
Dream House Sound and Light Environment


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Left: Marian Zazeela, Abstract #1 from Quadrilateral Phase Angle Traversals, 2003
copyright © Marian Zazeela 2018.  
Right: Jung Hee Choi, Environmental Composition 2017 #1, 2017, 
copyright © Jung Hee Choi 2017.



La Monte Young     Marian Zazeela     Jung Hee Choi
 
Dream House
Sound and Light Environment
Extended exhibition at MELA Foundation
Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 2pm-midnight
 
Admission: $10.00

MELA Foundation
275 Church Street, 3rd Floor, New York
T 917 972 3674

PRESS RELEASE



November 12, 2020
Pandit Pran Nath Memorial: A Concert of Pre-recorded Tapes


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Concert of Pre-recorded Tapes

India's Master Vocalist

PPN Script

Raga Darbari

Curated and with Commentary by
La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela and Jung Hee Choi

Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 7 pm (EST)
Live Streaming @ MELA
Free with RSVP

PROGRAM NOTES



December 14·21 2019
Jung Hee Choi's "Tonecycle for Blues Base 30 Hz
2:3:7 Ensemble Version with 4:3 and 7:6"
Concert Series in the Dream House


Sundara

Jung Hee Choi

Tonecycle for Blues Base 30 Hz, 2:3:7 Ensemble Version with 4:3 and 7:6

Saturdays, December 14 and 21, 9pm
Thursday, December 19, 9pm

The Sundara All Star Band


La Monte Young, voice
Jung Hee Choi, voice
Jon Catler, fretless guitar
Hansford Rowe, fretless bass
Naren Budhkar, tabla
Jung Hee Choi Tonecycle Base 30 Hz, 2:3:7 Vocal Version

MELA Foundation Dream House
275 Church Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10013

CONCERT NOTES



July 1–15 2018
The Just Alap Raga Ensemble
Three Midday Concerts of Raga Vrindabani Sarang
in the MELA Dream House


JARE

The Just Alap Raga Ensemble

Pandit Pran Nath 21st Anniversary Memorial Tribute

Three Midday Concerts of Raga Vrindabani Sarang in the MELA Dream House
Sunday, July 1; Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 15 at 1 pm

La Monte Young, voice
Marian Zazeela, voice
Jung Hee Choi, voice
Naren Budhkar, tabla
The Tamburas of Pandit Pran Nath from the Just Dreams CD

MELA Foundation Dream House
275 Church Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10013


CONCERT NOTES





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