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2403, 2017

Morton Feldman

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This education must be working inside me as I sit at home doing these musical, (obsessive) archeological digs for history using Youtube. Obviously, by now, my concentration is towards drone music. This means I am tied in spirit to, let’s see, La Monte Young, Charlemagne Palestine, and now Tony Conrad. […]

1703, 2017

The Hungarian Gurdy

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In a third post and as I still relive this nuanced history that I used to study so much, these are the design that looks like the one I have. These gurdys are larger but with less strings. The man on the right here was a farmer and musician. I […]

1703, 2017

The Lira Gurdy

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I am connecting history lately with my Intermedial studies. Yet this time I do not want to say too much so as to really let the images tell the story– using all images from the web. This post is all about the Russian or Slavic hurdy-gurdy.

 

Years ago I would just […]

1703, 2017

The Experimental Gurdy

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Here is a little more about this unusual, drone instrument.

This week I guess I finally found a kindred spirit, at least musically. Yann Gordon’s web page is in French but translated reads in part:
My pieces are established and take the form of autonomous devices in that they do not require […]

1703, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Workshops: Textile Lab Intro Workshop w/ Amy Pierce & Zoe Quick

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IMRC Textile Lab Intro Workshop
Workshop Leaders:  Amy Pierce & Zoe Quick
Date / Time:  Friday, April 28th @ 3pm
Location:  IMRC Textile Lab

Explore the IMRC’s Textile Lab and witness demonstrations of its array of equipment for sewing, embroidery, serging, and custom design creation for machine embroidery. No prior experience necessary! Enrollment is […]

1703, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Workshops: Intro to the archival section w/ Destin Black

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Intro to the archival section
Workshop Leader:  Destin Black
Date / Time: Wednesday, April 26th @ 3pm
Location: IMRC Library

A general overview of the archival / rare collections section of the IMRC Library. The library has an amazing collection of rare books and art There will be a presentation showcasing some of the […]

1603, 2017

No Plan B – Alison Chase Performance & The Coaction Lab @ The IMRC – Monday 3/20 6pm

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NO PLAN B: A cross genre collaboration of light, movement and video

Come join us in our newest sandbox! We have pitched a tent in the IRMC Center AP/PE SPACE to experiment with the blending of projections, movement and sound for our inaugural Tent Event: NO PLAN B.

This project is a cross […]

1503, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Workshops: Hurdy Gurdy w/ Low Tech recording & edit with Audacity w/ James Winters

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Hurdy Gurdy w/ Low Tech recording & edit with Audacity
Workshop Leader:  James Winters
Date / Time: Thursday April 20th @ 5pm
Location:  IMRC AV Labs

For those curious about the hurdy gurdy and its place in ethnomusicology, this workshop is aimed at questions about the gurdy and tekerolant, an instrument that is currently […]

1503, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Workshops: LED light kit vs. other light kits w/ Ryan Shelley

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Lighting systems: LED light kit vs. other light kits
Workshop Leader:  Ryan Shelley
Date / Time: Wednesday April 12th @ Noon
Location:  Table outside IMRC Equipment room

This lighting workshop will focus on the fundamental elements behind lighting and how it can affect the mood of a scene. We will make particular use of […]

1503, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Workshops: Audio Recording & Editing with Logic Pro X w/ Ryan Wilks

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Audio Recording & Editing with Logic Pro X
Workshop Leaders:  Ryan Wilks
Date / Time: Monday April 10th @ 2pm
Location:  IMRC AV Labs

This workshop is intended for those wanting to explore audio production with Logic Pro X.  If you are experienced in audio production, or just interested in how it works, this […]