Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo
Flag of United States

Composer: Zorn, John (b. 1953)

Fact file
Year of birth1953
NationalityUnited States
PeriodContemporary
Top works
The Alchemist
February 2019
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
28293031010203
04050607080910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728010203
04050607080910
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

CologneJACK Quartet

Di Castri, Carter, Pinto Correia, Zorn
Jack Quartet; Christopher Otto; Austin Wulliman; John Pickford Richards
Latest reviewsSee more...

In Cleveland, a Fearless Journey Across Centuries

© Henrik Olund
Even playing in total darkness, the JACK Quartet offers illuminating insights.
****1
Read more

Demented coloratura and spiritual chant

Jack Quartet © Henrik Olund
John Zorn’s compositions presented at The Cloisters contained a bonanza of musical ideas, rolling in unnervingly peculiar waves and presented in clumps and clusters like audio versions of found art. 
***11
Read more

JACK Quartet’s inimitable programming

JACK Quartet © Henrik Olund
A concert of five composers, and three of them women – bravo to the JACK Quartet not just for inimitable execution, but for programming as well.
****1
Read more

ICE ensemble at Mostly Mozart

© Armen Elliott
The musical objects ranged from Phyllis Chen’s custom music-box to a Chinese food take-out box that sounded as if birds were chirping inside. Occasionally, the amalgam of twinkling noises was joined by a titter of laughter from the fascinated audience.
****1
Read more

Pam Tanowitz's Passagen and Heaven on One’s Head

Pam Tanowitz Dance © Christopher Duggan
Pam Tanowitz presents two world premieres, a duet and a group work, at the Joyce Theater in her customary balletic-breakdown fashion.
****1
Read more
List of works