Crossing 32nd Street, named Phoenix's "Best New Classical Music Ensemble" by the Arizona Republic, strives to increase the awareness and understanding of modern music through an aggressive commiment to performing relevant contemporary works at the highest level. Performances routinely include the music of the modern masters, including, among others, John Cage, Steve Reich, Louis Andriessen, Iannis Xenakis, Lou Harrison, Terry Riley, John Luther Adams and James Tenney, as well as the exciting new works of emerging composers. More
The 2013-14 season marks our twelth year of making music together. This season we are focusing on large ensemble works and some of our repertoire pieces. Performances of Reich's Music for 18 Musicians and Drumming are on tap along with Inuksuit by John Luther Adams in collaboration with the percussion ensemble of Glendale Community College and other area percussionists. More
Tribute Bands, in addition to our work with the music of the experimental tradition we are also deeply invloved in the recordings and performances of popular music and its place as works of art. Join us this spring as we present a tribute to the greatest hits of the year 1976, the Spirit of '76.