Chorus pro Musica Presents Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields

Saturday / March 14, 2020 / 8:00 p.m.
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Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

A Pulitzer Prize–winning oratorio about coal miners at the turn of the 20th century, Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields combines folk, rock, and classical genres in what the Los Angeles Times called “an unforgettably haunting, harrowing evocation of the plight of Pennsylvania’s coal miners, incorporating many musical styles and effectively shadowy visuals.”

The recording with Bang on a Can All-Stars earned Anthracite Fields a 2015 Grammy nomination for best classical contemporary composition. Chorus pro Musica is joined by the amplified sextet Bang on a Can All-Stars in its first Boston appearance in nearly a decade.

Admission: 
$25 / $50 / $75 (10 percent off with code for seniors; groups of six or more; and WGBH and GBCC members; 20 percent off with code for Chorus pro Musica subscribers)