“There’s nothing quite like MATA, which every year organizes the city’s most exciting showcase for outstanding young composers from around the world” – The New Yorker
this is a quick report from New York: It has been spectacular! What a unique event and what a generous contribution from the knitting community. I will get in touch with the Knitting Orchestra and the Knitting Soloists to have all names to present to you. The musicians were wonderful, it all sounded fantastic after onlyContinue reading “Killing Time concert, 2013 MATA festival NYC”
“Knitting was woven into the attractive “Killing Time” by Jobina Tinnemans, premiered at last nite’s MATA concert. — with Isabelle Holmes and 2 others.”
Isabelle Holmes: “Come see me finish this on stage at Roulette tomorrow night. Show is at 7pm, and I promise you, watching me and 21 other knitters, including Janusz Jaworski, will NOT be like watching paint dry. It will be way fun. Performance knitting, who knew? Jobina Tinnemans knew. 🙂 ”
…at Columbia University. Pretty impressive environment. First rehearsal with everyone, ensemble plus knitters, just one day before the performance… New York appartement rehearsal….
Knitters Luba, Gali, and Janusz – please come forward lady in green! she’s a knitter, too in the Paula Cooper Gallery, featuring works by Missy Mazoli and Meitar Ensemble Yotam Haber, artistic director of MATA and our wonderful host and MATA founder Eleonor Sandresky more photos here! http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=512989652072096&set=a.512989092072152.1073741827.100000831962030&type=1&theater