David Lang

the wood and the vine (2011) 9'

Text by David Lang (after Lydia Davis, Marie de France, Gottfried von Strassburg, Béroul, Thomas of Britain and Richard Wagner)

SSAA playing simple percussion instruments

The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s 2012 Next Wave Festival, The International Festival of Arts & Ideas, The John F. Kennedy Center Abe Fortas Memorial Fund, The Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA, The Wake Forest University / Secrest Artists Series, and Hancher Performances at the University of Iowa

first performance:

Anonymous 4, UC Riverside -- December 2, 2011

the wood and the vine is a movement from love fail and is unavailable for performance due to performance exclusivity.

ensembles: Anonymous 4
instruments: Voice