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Martin Bresnick

Martin Bresnick is one of America’s most thoughtful and elegant composers, and one of America’s most influential teachers.  He has inspired generations of musicians to become original thinkers and artists and is also one of Bang on a Can’s longest running musical friendships. Piano powerhouse Lisa Moore plays Ishi’s Song – Martin’s reliquary for a song sung by Ishi, the last surviving member of a Native American tribe, who died without telling anyone what the words meant.

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