William Brittelle's Spiritual America

Indie rock duo Wye Oak--along with NYC's award-winning Metropolis Ensemble—opens the evening with songs from their 2014 album Shriek arranged by Brooklyn-based composer William Brittelle. The centerpiece of the evening is the world premiere of Brittelle's song cycle, Spiritual America, a stunning mix of classical, electronic, and rock music performed by Wye Oak, Metropolis Ensemble, and Brooklyn Youth Chorus.

Friday, February 16, 2018
Symphony Space / 2537 Broadway at 95th Street / New York, NY
Tickets: $25 General / $20 for 30 & Under (with ID)


Wye Oak
Metropolis Ensemble, Andrew Cyr / Music Director
Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Dianne Berkun Menaker / Artistic Director

On the Program

Wye Oak songs from Shriek (arr. William Brittelle)
William Brittelle's Spiritual America, world premiere (co-commissioned by Symphony Space)

Produced by Infinite Pallette
Supported by the Isaiah Sheffer Fund for New Initiatives