Studio Series – Radio Happenings: Cage and Feldman, a conversation in words and music

Studio Series – Radio Happenings: Cage and Feldman, a conversation in words and music



Thurs & Fri, Mar 10 & 11, 2016 @ 7:30pm
Studio 2@Zoomtopia
810 SE Belmont



Between 1966 and 1967, John Cage and Morton Feldman recorded over six hours of conversation at WBAI in New York City and broadcast them as “Radio Happenings.” Hear these ghostly echoes as they accompany Third Angle’s performance of their music.

Works:
WEBERN | Movement for String Trio, Op. posth (1925)
JOHN CAGE | Six Melodies for Violin and Keyboard, Mvmts. I, III, & VI (1950)
JOHN CAGE | Imaginary Landscape No. 4, arr. for 4 players (1951)
CHRISTIAN WOLFF | Violist Pieces, No. I, II, & III (1997)
MORTON FELDMAN | The Possibility of a New Work for Electric Guitar* (1966)
MORTON FELDMAN | Projection 4 (1951)
MORTON FELDMAN | Excerpt from Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello (1987)

*Oregon premiere


Performers:
Ron Blessinger, violin
Charles Noble, viola
Marilyn de Oliveira, cello
Susan DeWitt Smith, piano
Jay Derderian, guitar

The Studio Series is generously supported by David & Julie Machado

This concert is made possible in part by a grant from the American Music Project.

Additionally supported by:
Mayer/Reed
Portland Piano Company