Bobby Mitchell performs the US premiere of Frederich Rzewski's Songs of Insurrection (2016), which draws on protest songs of many cultures. Mitchell is one of the leading exponents of Rzewski's music and has championed such works as Ruins (2015), War Songs (2008) and the iconic 36 variations on The People United Will Never Be Defeated! (1975), which was presented at the inaugural San Francisco International Piano Festival in 2017.
- Venue: Freight and Salvage Coffee House
- Date: Fri August 16, 2019 8:00pm
- City: Berkeley
- Email: [email protected]
- Price Range: $26 online/ $30 at the door
- Tickets: (877) 497-4266
Songs of Insurrection (US Premiere)