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A Festival of Form

March 7 @ 5:00 pm - March 9 @ 7:00 pm

A FESTIVAL OF FORM: John Cage & the Infinite Human at Bridwell Library (SMU)—March 7-9, 2022

Join us for a one-of-a-kind avant-garde festival of music, lectures, artists’ books, poetic performances, and exhibits related to John Cage and his musical world at Bridwell Library’s A Festival of Form: John Cage & the Infinite Human from Monday, March 7th through Wednesday, March 9th, 2022. The festival will feature composer, Bard College professor, former Village Voice new music critic, and Cage scholar Dr. Kyle Gann, several musical performances of 20th century modernist and avant-garde composers (Schoenberg, Cowell, Cage, Gann and others), and a non-stop 16-hour performance of Cage’s monumental Organ2 / ASLSP (“As Slow As Possible”) in Perkins Chapel, SMU campus March 8th—from 6AM till 10PM.

RSVP for some or all of the events (March 7th, March 8th, & March 9th). FREE and open to all.

RSVP: https://blog.smu.edu/bridwellnews/2022/02/21/a-festival-of-form-john-cage-the-infinite-human-march-7-9/

Organizer

Southern Methodist University
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Venue

Bridwell Library and Perkins Chapel, SMU Campus
6005 Bishop Blvd
Dallas, TX 75205 United States
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