Julius Eastman

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    Jace Clayton Can't Get a Job, Can Play Two Pianos at Once

    Jace Clayton, who usually performs and records as DJ/ rupture, is applying for a job he knows he's not going to get. He wants to impersonate Julius Eastman, an obscure gay African-American composer, pianist, and vocalist from the late 20th century. Unfortunately, there were a lot of applicants for t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Live: Alarm Will Sound Cracks Open John Cage's Song Books

    Alarm Will Sound Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts Sunday, July 15 Better than: Two hours' silence. John Cage's Song Books looms large in the legend of Alarm Will Sound, which coalesced at the Eastman School of Music in 2000 following a student performance of the 1970 musical-theater tour de fo ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    January 5, 2011


    Seven hours of genre-pushing noise

  • Dance

    January 2, 2007

    So Long, Martha

    Transforming wit through serious craft

  • Music

    November 29, 2005

    Rock Happens

    Barbara Benary blasts beyond bygone bashfulness with brass and backbeat