News & Performances
Lowertown Listening Sessions
Music & Activism of Julius Eastman
March 15 • 6 p.m. • Studio Z
Zeitgeist hosts a discussion on the musical activism of composer Julius Eastman alongside a performance of Eastman's work Evil Nigger arranged for mallet instruments and performed by Patti Cudd, Heather Barringer, and Eri Isomura.
Mary Jane Leach on Julius Eastman
March 21 • 6 p.m. • Studio Z
Author, composer and performer Mary Jane Leach discusses her work recovering the music of Julius Eastman, creating the book Gay Guerrilla with Renee Packard, and the New York City new music scene in the late 1970s and 1980s. Plus a performance of Eastman's work Stay On It.