Cosmic Loops: Music Beneath the Stars



  • Thursday, March 26 | 7:15 – 8:30 pm
  • Offering Format: Public Event
  • Recommended for grades 10 – adults
  • Charles Hayden Planetarium
  • Admission: $18; buy tickets
  • Associated Persons

    With Ian Ethan, composer/musician; and Eugene Friesen, composer/musician


Celebrate Einstein's theory of relativity in the immersive environment of the Charles Hayden Planetarium. Soar through nebulas, black holes, and time itself while acoustic doubleneck guitarist Ian Ethan and Grammy-winning cellist Eugene Friesen play multilayered compositions using real-time live looping technology with no pre-recorded sounds.

Travel into another dimension with live music and the Planetarium team's stunning visions overhead.

Tickets on sale beginning Thursday, January 8 (Tuesday, January 6 for Museum members).

Part of 2015 Cambridge Science Festival’s "Celebrating Einstein" events marking the 100th anniversary of Einstein's general theory of relativity. For details:

Photo © David Rabkin