Florent Ghys: Ritournelles & Mosaïques Album Release / Kaki King
Florent Ghys is releasing a new two-album collection called "Ritournelles & Mosaïques" on Cantaloupe Music on May 20th. This concert presents some of the twenty-three audiovisual pieces from this new opus with live double bass, electronics, and videos.
“Highly contrapuntal, intelligent and inventive...” – WQXR
“Thrilling breed of post-minimal chamber music” - Time Out NY
Composer and musician Kaki King is considered one of the world’s greatest living guitarists, known both for her technical mastery and for her constant quest to push the boundaries of the instrument. Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a genre unto herself,” Kaki has released 9 albums and toured extensively, presenting in such prestigious arts centers as the Kennedy Center, MoMA, LACMA, The Met and Smithsonian Design Museum. She has created music for numerous film and TV soundtracks, including August Rush and Into the Wild, for which received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Score. She has performed with symphonies and chamber ensembles, and recorded an album in collaboration with the Porta Girevole Chamber Orchestra commissioned by the Berklee College of Music.
Florent Ghys photo credit: Shervin Lainez
Kaki King photo credit: Ebru Yildiz
For last-minute tickets, please visit our Box Office at 425 Lafayette Street. Web sales and phone sales end when doors open, and tickets are often released for in-person, walk-up sale right before the show begins.