Music of Today / DXARTS: Novars

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 7:30pm
FREE
Music of Today / DXARTS. Oct.23, 2019, Meany Center for Performing Arts

The Center for Digital Art and Experimental Media and the School of Music are pleased to present a program of classic works for loudspeaker orchestra. The New Art: Varèse’s groundbreaking sound “poem”, composed for Le Corbusier’s Philips Pavilion at the 1958 Brussels World’s Fair; Dhomont’s reflection on the birth of musique concrète, the Ars Nova of our time; Karpen on hearing of music from without and the “imaginary” music from within.

Program:

Poème électronique (1958) - Edgard Varèse

Novars (1989) - Francis Dhomont

The Other (1992) - Richard Karpen
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