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About this show

In the Guggenheim Museum's iconic rotunda, celebrate the season with the joyous sounds of holiday music and a new Works & Process commission by composer Nico Muhly. Inspired by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World's interpretation of the oldest song in the world, this Works & Process commission is an extension of Lenka Clayton and Jon Rubin's project through New York, a part of the Guggenheim Social Practice initiative. George Steel conducts the Vox Vocal Ensemble in what has become a revered annual tradition.

2017 Works & Process Holiday Concert Program: Music of New York City

  • Nico Muhly — new commission premiere
  • Nico Muhly — Senex Puerum Portabat (2008, written for the Vox Holiday Concert in the rotunda)
  • George Steel — Rotunda Fanfares (world premiere)
  • John Corigliano — Christmas at the Cloisters (arranged by Steel)
  • Philip Glass — Étoile Polaire (from North Star)
  • Meredith Monk — Panda Chant II

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Guggenheim Museum, New York City