A Schwitters-themed evening of performances for eight-channel sound system curated by Kamau Amu Patton. Click image for more info.
Entries Tagged as 'Seth Horvitz'
August 21st, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
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Friday, April 23rd, 8:00-8:46PM: Seth Horvitz presents: Studies for Automatic Piano @ Mills College, Littlefield Concert Hall
April 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Seth Horvitz
Inspired by simple iterative processes, elegant geometry, the idiosyncratic behaviour of machines, and the works of James Tenney, György Ligeti, Conlon Nancarrow, and Charlemagne Palestine, the studies presented in this concert are the culmination of nearly two years work at Mills College. The pieces will be performed by the Yamaha DC7 Mark III Disklavier, a modern-day player [...]
Monday, March 29, 8pm: Seth Horvitz plays Charlemagne Palestine’s Strumming Music @ Mills College, Student Union Building
March 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Seth Horvitz
This performance is free and open to the public. For those of you unfamiliar with Charlemagne Palestine’s work, here is an article/interview. Update 4/11/10: Download a recording of this concert HERE (320k mp3). The recording was made with four microphones: two AKG 414′s up close and two AKG 480′s at the rear of the room. No [...]
May 23rd, 2009 · 6 Comments · 20th Century Composers, Seth Horvitz
On February 8, 2009, I performed an abridged version of Erik Satie’s Vexations for solo piano at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. The performance lasted for approximately five hours* without a break, forming the “background music” for the closing event of Jochen Gerz’s show The Gift. I’ve finally gotten around to making an [...]