FAST New Music Marathon, Forum on the Arts this weekend
April 13, 2011
Friday, April 15 | NEW MUSIC MARATHON
MIT Kresge Auditorium | W16
48 Massachusetts Avenue
Tickets available here
Curated by Evan Ziporyn, Kenan Sahin Distinguished Professor of Music, MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. The Kronos Quartet, Bang on a Can All-Stars and Chinese pipa-ist Wu Man join MIT’s Gamelan Galak Tika and MIT Chamber Chorus for a genre-bending concert featuring works by MIT’s Evan Ziporyn, Tod Machover, alum Christine Southworth, as well as Brian Eno, Steve Reich and Terry Riley.
Saturday, April 16 | FORUM ON THE ARTS
9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Media Lab, 6th Floor | E14
75 Amherst Street, Cambridge
Free and open to the public
MIT's creative arts faculty, alumni and students convene to celebrate the Institute’s 150th anniversary by thinking together: How do great creative practices emerge at MIT? How will we expand and enhance them for the future?
More information available at http://arts.mit.edu/fast/fast-future/