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February 2018

Playing it Close to Home

February 23, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on February 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $15

With winning songs from the Eric Stokes Song Contest plus music by local composer Davu Seru, Zeitgeist's annual Playing it Close to Home concert celebrates the wealth of musical creativity found right here in our own backyard. The program includes the world premiere of Seru’s new work Dead King Mother, which tells the story of a near-forgotten event in North Minneapolis and United States civil rights history that has been with Seru since early childhood.  ​ Minneapolis native Davu Seru (b. 1978) is known internationally as a…

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Playing it Close to Home

February 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on February 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $15

With winning songs from the Eric Stokes Song Contest plus music by local composer Davu Seru, Zeitgeist's annual Playing it Close to Home concert celebrates the wealth of musical creativity found right here in our own backyard. The program includes the world premiere of Seru’s new work Dead King Mother, which tells the story of a near-forgotten event in North Minneapolis and United States civil rights history that has been with Seru since early childhood.  ​ Minneapolis native Davu Seru (b. 1978) is known internationally as a…

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March 2018

Zeitgeist’s Early Music Festival: Julius Eastman

March 22, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on March 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on March 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $40

Zeitgeist’s 8th Annual Early Music Festival explores the powerful contributions of our musical pioneers with a celebration of African American minimalist composer Julius Eastman. Eastman’s vibrant, virtuosic, and rhythmically aggressive music, and the racially and sexually charged nature of his work challenged the musical establishment and anti-establishment alike in the 1970s and 1980s, greatly impacting the trajectory of American minimalism. Lost after his death in 1990, Eastman’s music has been recently recovered is asserting its influence once again. Julius Eastman (1940-1990) was a…

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Zeitgeist’s Early Music Festival: Julius Eastman

March 23, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on March 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on March 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
+ Google Map
$10 - $40

Zeitgeist’s 8th Annual Early Music Festival explores the powerful contributions of our musical pioneers with a celebration of African American minimalist composer Julius Eastman. Eastman’s vibrant, virtuosic, and rhythmically aggressive music, and the racially and sexually charged nature of his work challenged the musical establishment and anti-establishment alike in the 1970s and 1980s, greatly impacting the trajectory of American minimalism. Lost after his death in 1990, Eastman’s music has been recently recovered is asserting its influence once again. Julius Eastman (1940-1990) was a…

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Zeitgeist’s Early Music Festival: Julius Eastman

March 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on March 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on March 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $40

Zeitgeist’s 8th Annual Early Music Festival explores the powerful contributions of our musical pioneers with a celebration of African American minimalist composer Julius Eastman. Eastman’s vibrant, virtuosic, and rhythmically aggressive music, and the racially and sexually charged nature of his work challenged the musical establishment and anti-establishment alike in the 1970s and 1980s, greatly impacting the trajectory of American minimalism. Lost after his death in 1990, Eastman’s music has been recently recovered is asserting its influence once again. Julius Eastman (1940-1990) was a…

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April 2018

Playing it Close to Home

April 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Capri Theater, 2027 W Broadway Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411
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$10 - $15

With winning songs from the Eric Stokes Song Contest plus music by local composer Davu Seru, Zeitgeist's annual Playing it Close to Home concert celebrates the wealth of musical creativity found right here in our own backyard. The program includes the world premiere of Seru’s new work Dead King Mother, which tells the story of a near-forgotten event in North Minneapolis and United States civil rights history that has been with Seru since early childhood.  ​ Minneapolis native Davu Seru (b. 1978) is known internationally as a…

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May 2018

Zeitgeist 40th Anniversary Celebration

May 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 6, 2018

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $15

One of the longest established new music groups in the country, Zeitgeist has maintained a fierce dedication to the music of our time for the past four decades. Since 1977, Zeitgeist has commissioned more than 400 works, collaborated with many of the finest composers of our time, and earned an international reputation for superb craftsmanship, virtuosic performance, and an innovative approach to the presentation of contemporary music. Zeitgeist celebrates its rich history and looks forward to the future of new…

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Zeitgeist 40th Anniversary Celebration

May 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 6, 2018

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $15

One of the longest established new music groups in the country, Zeitgeist has maintained a fierce dedication to the music of our time for the past four decades. Since 1977, Zeitgeist has commissioned more than 400 works, collaborated with many of the finest composers of our time, and earned an international reputation for superb craftsmanship, virtuosic performance, and an innovative approach to the presentation of contemporary music. Zeitgeist celebrates its rich history and looks forward to the future of new…

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Zeitgeist 40th Anniversary Celebration

May 6, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 6, 2018

Studio Z, 274 East Fourth Street
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$10 - $15

One of the longest established new music groups in the country, Zeitgeist has maintained a fierce dedication to the music of our time for the past four decades. Since 1977, Zeitgeist has commissioned more than 400 works, collaborated with many of the finest composers of our time, and earned an international reputation for superb craftsmanship, virtuosic performance, and an innovative approach to the presentation of contemporary music. Zeitgeist celebrates its rich history and looks forward to the future of new…

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