Featuring live music by Austin Chamber Music Center, Austin Classical Guitar, and Tosca String Quartet

 March 27-29 | The Long Center

  • Friday, March 27 @ 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28 @ 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 29 @ 3 p.m. (Audio description services available for this performance.)

Experience a quintessential collection of Artistic Director Stephen Mills’ contemporary ballets paired with live performances by some of Austin’s favorite musical groups! Relish the neoclassical intricacies of TORSO, featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach with live accompaniment by Austin Chamber Music Center. Embrace the sensual rhythms of TOUCH, showcasing the music of Central Texan Glover Gill, performed live by Touch Tango Orchestra, featuring the Tosca String Quartet. And be first to see TWO world-premiere works by Mills, featuring the music of Bach and Steve Reich played live by Austin Classical Guitar, featuring the Austin Guitar Quartet. Enjoy an unforgettable combination of movement and live music through this tantalizing quartet of works!

COUNTERPOINT - Premiere (15 minutes)
Choreography: Stephen Mills
Music: Steve Reich
Live Accompaniment: Austin Guitar Quartet

TORSO (23 minutes)
Choreography: Stephen Mills
Music: Johann Sebastian Bach
Live Accompaniment: Austin Chamber Music Center

THE PINK CONFETTI DANCE - Premiere (16 minutes)
Choreography: Stephen Mills
Music: Johan Sebastian Bach

TOUCH (20 minutes)
Choreography: Stephen Mills
Music: Glover Gill
Live Accompaniment: Tosca String Quartet

THE AUSTIN MUSIC PROJECT runs approximately 90 minutes, with one, 20-minute intermission and is recommended for all ages.

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