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The latest in digital performance and multimedia.
Unruly Music explores contemporary trends in chamber music, improvisation, electronic sound, and multimedia, spanning a wide variety of genres and styles. Directed by composer Christopher Burns, Unruly Music is a co-production of the Peck School of the Arts at UWM and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.
FALL 2012 FESTIVAL
October 18-20, 2012
Thursday, October 18:
Soprano Jamie Jordan presents a recital of works for voice and live electronics, featuring Kaija Saariaho’s “Lonh”, and a new piece by Wisconsin-based composer Andrew Seager Cole.
Friday, October 19:
Sarah Plum performs an evening of solo works and chamber music for violin, highlighting the music of Sidney Corbett, as well as Matthew Burtner’s (dis)Appearances for violin, electric violin, and computer violin.
Saturday, October 20:
The Spektral Quartet presents George Crumb’s gripping anti-war statement “Black Angels”, plus recent string quartets by Thomas Ades and Hans Thomalla.
SPRING 2013 FESTIVAL
April 4-6, 2013
Thursday, April 4:
Greg Beyer (percussion), Mabel Kwan (piano), and Chris Wild (cello) play the music of Cambodian composer Chinary Ung, plus works by South American sensations Oswaldo Golijov and Alexandre Lunsqui.
Friday, April 5:
A Milwaukee large-ensemble improvisation summit, featuring the Milwaukee Laptop Orchestra (MiLO), the TC-11 Orchestra (TORCH), and the Great Lakes Improvising Orchestra, led by Hal Rammel.
Saturday, April 6:
The Spektral Quartet returns, performing Elliot Carter’s pivotal Second String Quartet and a host of new works composed for the group by UWM faculty and students.
via Unruly Music.