Reimagining Musical Instruments: The Sound of Impossible Objects in My Music

Date: 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 7:00pm

Location: 

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Knafel Center, 10 Garden St., Cambridge

Camilo Mendez is a Colombian composer based in the United Kingdom since 2006. His work is characterized by the composition of musical cycles based ontexts and extramusical stimuli. During his fellowship year at the Radcliffe Institute, Camilo Mendez has been composing two new chamber works using prepared musical instruments. One will be part of the compositional cycle BURSZTYN, and the other will be part of Cartography of Convoluted Spaces. The works will be performed by Yard/Wire.

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