The Tune In Festival
The Tune In Festival
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The return of The Tune In Festival will feature more than 30 artists and ensembles over four days, coming together to pay respect to the time-honored tradition of music and poetry as sources of resilience, protest and inspiration. Curated by performance poet J. Ivy and pianist Lisa Kaplan in close collaboration with CAP UCLA Creative Advisor Kristy Edmunds. 


Day 1: Thursday, November 4 at 7PM PT

  • Conversation with the Curators: Kristy Edmunds, J.Ivy, Lisa Kaplan
  • Sunni Patterson
  • Thalea String Quartet: Carrot Revolution by Gabriella Smith
  • Mina Tindle with Bryce Dessner
  • Thalea String Quartet with Lisa Kaplan: Prospects of a Misplaced Year by Andy Akiho

Day 2: Friday, November 5 at 7PM PT

  • Karim Sulayman
  • Eighth Blackbird: Singing in the Dead of Night by Julia Wolfe
  • The Furies: Did He Promise You Tomorrow
  • Mariee Sioux

Day 3: Saturday, November 6 at 7PM PT

  • Tarrey Torae
  • Tongo Eisen-Martin: It’s Midnight Already
  • Eighth Blackbird: The Clarity of Cold Air by Jonathan Bailey Holland
  • anzû quartet: Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen (Visuals designed by Xuan)

Day 4: Sunday, November 7 at 5PM PT

  • Jessica Care Moore: Such a Wild Beauty
  • Thalea String Quartet: Source Code by Jessie Montgomery
  • Errollyn Wallen: Daedalus
  • Anthony R. Green: I returned. I wanted to.
  • J. Ivy
  • Thalea String Quartet: Mightosis by Ayanna Woods
  • Thalea String Quartet: Sacred Ground by Anthony R. Green
  • The Holy Presence of Joan D’Arc by Julius Eastman

The Tune In Festival is supported by a generous gift from composer Rachel Fuller (Animal Requiem) and musician Pete Townshend (The Who). Additional funds provided by the Henry Mancini Tribute Fund and the National Endowment for the Arts Challenge Grant Endowment.

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