Things to do in Portland this weekend: (02/18/12 – 02/19/12) “Site Unseen & 100 Years of John Cage: Fear No Music, Carlos Kalmar, Portland State New Music Ensemble, Jeff Payne, Joel Bluestone, Brandon Nelson”

SITE UNSEEN

Work by OCAC Post-baccalaureate students Eric Campbell, Daniel Granias, Ariana Kolins, Gina Rios, Amy Williams and Pete Williams.

Where: TheBoxLiftBuilding,331 NE Hancock Avenue

When: Saturday | February 18 @ 6pm

Contact: boxliftbldg@gmail.com

 

 

100 YEARS OF JOHN CAGE: FEAR NO MUSIC, CARLOSKALMAR,PORTLANDSTATENEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE, JEFF PAYNE, JOEL BLUESTONE, BRANDON NELSON

“YU and Fear No Music are celebrating the 100th birthday of John Cage with an evening of “Cageian” compositions and collaborations from a variety of responsible, capable musicians, wholly in the spirit of Cage. It’s thinky for a Friday night, but thinky is your brain’s bread and butter.” SUZETTE SMITH from the Portland Mercury (here)

Where:  YU Contemporary, 800 SE 10th Ave

When:  Fri., Feb. 17, 7 p.m. $12 – 25.

Phone: 503-236-7996

Website:   http://www.yucontemporary.org

 

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4 thoughts on “Things to do in Portland this weekend: (02/18/12 – 02/19/12) “Site Unseen & 100 Years of John Cage: Fear No Music, Carlos Kalmar, Portland State New Music Ensemble, Jeff Payne, Joel Bluestone, Brandon Nelson”

  1. The Cage concert was a real Portland happening! It was great to see YU used like that, although Fear No Music could have done a better job of separating each piece physically. Hard to hear some passages of some pieces with other work drowning it out. All in all, a fun evening!

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