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Florasonic 2014

October:
Michael Zerang
& Mazen Kerbaj
The Fifth Pythia of Deir el Qamar (2006)

This composiition by percussionist Michael Zerang and trumpeter Mazen Kerbaj is based on exploring and incorporating the widest possible range of sounds that their instruments produce. It can be heard as a metaphor for exploring the wides possible range of sensation and spirit, even if such discoveries are sometimes strange to us at the outset.

 

Exhibition hours:

DAILY, 9:00AM-5:00PM

Fern Room, Lincoln Park Conservatory

2391 N. Stockton Drive

FREE ADMISSION

 

Public Collectors

10.17-12.14.14
Public Collectors:
Malachi Ritscher 

Malachi Ritscher was first presented as Public Collectors' contribution to the 2014 Whitney Biennial at the Whitney Museum of American Art. In addition to numerous never before exhibited materials drawn from the Ritscher Collection at Creative Audio Archive, Malachi Ritscher includes objects borrowed from close friends and others associated with the late documentarian and activist.

 

Curated by Marc Fischer


Gallery Hours:
Sat-Sun, 1-5pm
or by appointment 

FLORASONIC:  
Cretaceous Chorus by Ed Herrmann
Feb. 13th – April 30, 2011
Cretaceous Chorus is a new work by composer and sound designer Ed Herrmann. The piece is meticulously composed into three overlapping loops of different lengths, so the listening experience is ever-changing and unpredictable.
Admission is FREE!
ESS Experimental Sound Studio FLORASONIC opening July 14th 2013: Coppice: Droopy

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