Monday, September 28, 2015 7:30 pm, Ensemble Room
Melodic without notes, rhythmic but without a beat, familiar but strange, meticulous but radically free, "Space Studies" are exercises in "post-free jazz electronic music".
Mr. Toral's visit is supported by the Luso-American Development Foundation
Monday, November 9, 2015 7:30 pm, Ensemble Room
"MU" is a word for "shaman" in Korea. My work is deeply influenced by Korean shamanism and incorporates both traditional and contemporary practices including Korean percussion, electronics and sensors to create a new ritual form.
Monday, Novermber 16, 2015 7:30 pm, Ensemble Room
Virtuoso of the latex balloon Judy Dunaway will present improvisational works on balloons of various shapes and sizes, as well as her audience participation piece “Balloon Symphony No. 2.”
Monday, February 1, 2016 7:30 pm, Ensemble Room
Composer Anne Hege will present Divining Wisdom, a continuous performance that will call forth wisdom through song and movement using texts and chants written by Hildegard von Bingen, St. Francis of Assisi, and Bertolt Brecht played on a homemade live looping machine, video game tether controller, and iPhone.
Monday, February 8, 2016 7:30 pm, Ensemble Room
Composer Carl Stone will talk about his early roots studying with Morton Subotnick and James Tenney, discuss his musical life living in Tokyo, and present recent works from his “Acid Minsoku” series.