2012 Biennial Residencies

Alicia Hall Moran and Jason Moran: BLEED

WED, May 9, 2012
11 am–6 pm

Fourth Floor

For their Biennial residency, Alicia Hall Moran and Jason Moran present five days of live music, exploring the power of performance to cross barriers and challenge assumptions, as their title, BLEED, suggests. With a line-up of concerts and events spanning music, dance, theater, and literature, as well as an exhibition of past video collaborations with Glenn Ligon, Joan Jonas, Kara Walker, and Simone Leigh and Liz Magic Laser—and a new video by the cultural historian Maurice Berger—BLEED is a celebration of surprising synergy across the visual arts and music.

SCHEDULE

12–1 pm
three scenes variation two
Adam Pendleton explores the
conceptual boundaries of language.
      Lorraine O’Grady, vocals
      Alicia Hall Moran, vocals
      Mazz Swift, violin
      Philip Payton, violin
      Marika Hughes, cello
      Jason Moran, piano

2–3 pm
At the last supper the disciples ate

      Anna Webber, saxophones
      Jarrett Cherner, piano

3–5:30 pm
Jazz on a high floor in the afternoon
Jason Moran and The Bandwagon converse and rehearse.
      Tarus Mateen, bass
      Jamire Williams, drums

Free with Museum admission; no special ticketing required.