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Florasonic 2014

September:
Steve Peters:
Index Filicum (2011)

Index Filicum is derived from an inventory list of all of the species currently housed in the Lincoln Park Conservatory’s Fern Room. Peters conscripted four vocalists to improvise melodic lines over drones derived from the resonant frequencies of the space, using the Latin names of the pteridophytes present as lyrical content, while their common names are quietly whispered in the background.

 

 

Exhibition hours:

DAILY, 9:00AM-5:00PM

Fern Room, Lincoln Park Conservatory

2391 N. Stockton Drive

FREE ADMISSION

 

Myth/Science Dubcology

Curated by Norman W. Long, Myth/Science Dubcology is a tribute to Sun Ra on the 100th anniversary of his birth, and to Washington Park, reflecting on the creative and cultural space the composer and the park creates.

 

Featuring:

Norman W. Long

Dan Godston

Angel Elmore

Avreeayl Ra

 

10.11.14, 8pm
$10/8 students & members 

 

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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