Experience a free world premiere performance of Pulitzer Prize–winning composer John Luther Adams’ In the Name of the Earth. The piece is a large-scale choral work, performed by over 800 singers. transforming the names of North American rivers, lakes, mountain, and deserts into a communal meditation. Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.. The rain location is the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
This is an immersive performance, in which the singers will move through the park with the audience. The piece is 45 minutes long. Audience members are asked to arrive by 2:45 and the performance begins at 3:00.
This event is part of Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival.