LISTENING CLUB | THE BIRTH OF POLYPHONY

BIRTH OF POLYPHONY-subtropics

listening club: episode 9 | season 1

the birth of polyphony
listening club session curated by armando rodríguez ruidíaz

WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014 | 8PM
audiotheque
924 lincoln road
miami beach

During the 8th century A.D. the music of the Western World suffered a radical change… come to the Listening Club and learn how all that happened!. Get to now the amazing performances of the Group Organum directed by Marcel Perés, featuring an ancient ornamental style of plainchant influenced by the Byzantine and Arabic music… that also includes microtones! Enjoy the sensual melismas of the Aquitanian polyphony and the bold sonorities of the Ars Nova Super-Star composer Guillaume de Machaut at the next Listening Club presentation: The Birth of Polyphony, curated by Armando Rodríguez Ruidíaz

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live webcast: spectacular system hosted by steve malagodi

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leading proponent of experimental music and sound art in the Southeast

with support from
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

and from
City of Miami Beach Cultural Affairs Program and Cultural Arts Council
State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture
Miami-Dade County Mayor, the Board of County Commissioners and the Cultural Affairs Department

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Sennheiser
leader in superior sound technology

special thanks to our partner organization

ArtCenter
South Florida