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Thinking Spaces – François Houle
September 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on September 27, 2018 at 7:00 pm
One event on September 28, 2018 at 10:00 am
The Improvisation Reading Group and Speaker Series Presents François Houle!
In Concert, September 27th, 7:00pm
Talk, September 28th, 10:00am
9 University Avenue E.
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Please join Canadian clarinet virtuoso François Houle in an intimate house concert, featuring a solo clarinet realization of Cornelius Cardew’s Treatise using a video graphic score, electronics, and 26 loopers.
Friday morning, at 10 am, also at the IICSI House, Houle will be giving a talk about this work titled: “Improvisation and Creative Considerations in Interpreting Cardew’s Treatise,” which will include some demonstration as well.
Download the Cornelius Cardew’s Treatise [PDF] program notes.
The Improvisation Reading Group and Speaker Series considers the ways in which improvisation can provide us with new ways of thinking and acting. Readings may include music, performance, film, academic texts, fiction, etc., based around critical thinking on improvisation. This group is open to all—community members, faculty, and students.
Please rsvp to [email protected] if you wish to attend, and note that this venue is not wheelchair accessible.