On March 29th, 2009 at 4pm the Yale Symphony Orchestra will perform Jonny Greenwood’s “Popcorn Superhet Receiver.” The performance will take place at Battell Chapel, New Haven, CT. Purchase:
Ticket Prices: $10 general admission, $2 students (that’s ALL students, not just Yale students);
To order tickets call Shubert Theater Box Office 203-562-5666
Music by Paul Dukas, Mozart and Dvorák will also be performed.
Some information on what a Popcorn Superhet Receiver is can be found in Message 181. Alex Ross has also discussed the composition in The New Yorker.