When: Friday, February 01, 2013 8:00 AM - Saturday, February 02, 2013 8:00 AM
Where: Clarice Smith PAC : Kay Theatre
Event Type(s): Concert
Kronos Quartet and Laurie Anderson join their distinct personalities and musical styles in Scenes From My New Novel, a new work that combines text and music in a radical way.
Composed by Laurie Anderson, Scenes From My New Novel offers a riveting interplay between text and music. Through the use of the custom-built software program, Wordjam, instruments are able to initiate language within the piece. Additionally, the conflict between spoken and written text fractures the stories and creates a polyphonic structure. As Anderson articulates, "These are stories with tempos."
Charges: Regular $50; UMD Faculty & Staff $40; Students / Youth $10
Available at: Clarice Smith Box Office
Phone: 301.405.ARTS (2787)
For more information, contact:
The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center