Unruly Music Fall 2011 Festival to Run 10/27-29
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.
UNRULY MUSIC - FALL 2011 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE
October 27th-29th, 2011
All concerts at 7:30 pm
Marcus Center - Vogel Hall
Thursday, October 27: Music by Milwaukee artists making innovative use of technology in live performance. David Collins and Kevin Schlei integrate multitouch control devices, networking, and animation into their joyous grooves; "Fieldwork," with Christopher Burns and Amanda Schoofs, pushes electric guitar and voice into new sonic territory.
Friday, October 28: RenownEd English musician John Butcher presents an evening of improvisations for solo saxophone. Butcher is celebrated for his distinctive approaches to timbre, gesture, and musical time - this is an extraordinarily rare opportunity to hear him perform live in Milwaukee.
Saturday, October 29: Chicago ensemble Dal Niente opens their Unruly Music residency with an evening of chamber music for clarinet, saxophone, violin, cello, percussion and piano, in a program combining 20th-century classics by Anton Webern, Iannis Xenakis, and Giacinto Scelsi with new works by Aaron Einbond and Edgar Guzman.
Unruly Music is supported by WMSE 91.7 FM.
UNRULY MUSIC - TICKETS
Tickets are available from the Marcus Center box office (414) 273-7206 and Peck School of the Arts box office (414) 229-4308.
$12 general / $10 seniors & UWM faculty, staff & alumni / $8 students