Sunday, June 5, 2005

Promiscuous Cinema

Program 2: Rova Meets Brakhage, Improv:21 Music Envisioned

Mission Cultural Center

Featuring Rova Saxophone Quartet and Films of Stan Brakhage

Discover the alchemy between leading-edge music and film in this third in a series of “informances” on 21st-century music improvisation. Program includes: Rova Saxophone Quartet discussing film’s influence on improvisation and composition; live demonstration of Rova’s visual cues for improvisers; screening and discussion of short films by Stan Brakhage and their relation to musical thought; Q&A. For more information, please visit http://www.rova.org .