From the Archives: Brooklyn Rider and DJ Spooky in Q2 Music's Beethoven Remixed
Wednesday, July 03, 2013
Beethoven's music - monumental and personal, familiar and ripe for discovery - has inspired and intimidated composers through the ages. The iconic composer's string quartets were remixed and re-imagined in Q2 Music's Beethoven Remixed, a live performance in The Greene Space on November 8, 2012 - part of WQXR's month-long Beethoven Awareness Month.
The show featured Brooklyn Rider, the adventurous string quartet, and DJ Spooky, the first artist-in-residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Below, watch their memorable ensemble set, Liquid Nocturne: