Presenting an evening of avant-garde music.


"4E77" by Abbinanti
Esther Hildingson, soprano, and Barry Grossman, percussionist

"Octet for Jasper Johns" by Cardew
Ross Nuccio (tuba), Frank Abbinanti (trombone), and Joseph Saia (trumpet), accompanied by magnetic tape

"Variations for Cage" by John Cage


With the launch of this website, the MCA has created a platform for archiving and publishing images and stories from our 50-year history. Though many pages currently lack descriptions or illustrations, we’re committed to a program of ongoing research that will fill in the blanks over time. If you have information about past MCA Stage events, we’d be delighted to hear from you.