[ 19 September , 2014; 19:00 to 21:00. ]
Image Caption: Kevin Beasley, I Want My Spot Back, at The Museum of Modern Art, October 2012.
Western Front is pleased to present a talk by New York-based artist Kevin Beasley in conjunction with the 14th Annual New Forms Festival.
September 19 @ 7:00pm
The physicality of sound is foundational to Beasley’s site-specific practice that works to expose a location’s […]
[ 7 August , 2014; 10:00 to 12:00. ]
SFU, Vancouver BC, Harbour Centre, 555 W Hastings St, Room HC 1520,
7th August 2014, 10:00 am
Computer-Assisted Music Composition
Generative Music, Cognitive Modelling, and Computer-Assisted Composition in MusiCog and ManuScore
Music composition is a complex, multi-modal human activity, engaging faculties of perception, memory, motor control, and cognition, and drawing on skills in abstract reasoning, problem solving, creativity, and […]
Fans of Philip Glass and contemporary music in general can head over to that other radio station to hear an interview with Eleanor Wachtel on Ideas. David Harrington, violinst and founder of the Kronos Quartet, is also on the program.
[ 29 May , 2013; 20:00 to 22:00. ]
Leslie Ross Solo Concert
Wed May 29 @ 8pm
Door Tickets: General $15 / Students $5 / FREE for WF Members
Canadian bassoonist, instrument builder, and sound artist Leslie Ross, whose work combines historical organology with contemporary compositional techniques, will perform an evening of solo work for bassoon, using multiple speakers and microphones, sound processing and spatial play, […]
Friends of the show, Noé Cuéllar & Joseph Kramer (Coppice), have some new (and old) releases out that are no doubt worthy of our readers’ attention. Details follow, or you can head straight to their site.
‘Dear Coppice friends,
In commemoration of the exhibition Vinculum (Passes), we are presenting the Specimen Edition box set of the Vinculum audio archive, produced in […]