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John Cage and the development of the prepared piano

When: Thursday, October 04, 2012 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Clarice Smith PAC : Leah M. Smith Lecture Hall
Event Type(s): Lecture

Pianist Eliza Garth will explore the origins of the prepared piano, prepared-piano effects, and techniques for preparing a piano properly.

This lecture includes short performances of music for prepared piano.

Widely regarded as an artist with a passionate voice and an adventurous spirit, pianist ELIZA GARTH has championed some of the most demanding works in the repertoire.

A graduate of the Juilliard School, Ms. Garth is a founding member of the Chamber Players of the League of Composers/ISCM in New York City, and is in frequent demand as a guest artist. She is a member of the music faculty at St. Mary's College of Maryland, and has been recognized twice by the Maryland State Arts Council with the Individual Artist Award.


For more information, contact:
Cara Natalie Fleck
School of Music
+1 301 405 7283

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