Tuned Space

Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2:45pm
Daltry Room, Rehearsal Hall 003


The phrase  tuned space was central to David Tudor’s account of Rainforest IV and appears to have been central to his decade long quest to “focus and magnify” the acoustical characteristics of a natural space of limited scale in Island Eye, Island EarMax Neuhaus, who performed with Tudor as a percussionist, took a different approach to the environmental presence of sound, making "plausible sound” that is almost indistinguishable from its environment.

Experiments in Art and Technology: Pavilion and Island Eye, Island Ear - Julie Martin, director of Experiments in Art and Technology

Composers Inside Electronics - John Driscoll, Phil Edelstein, Ralph Jones, founding members of Composers Inside Electronics

The contrasting path of Max Neuhaus: Listen, Public Supply, Water Whistle, Times Square - Charles Eppley, a scholar completing a dissertation on Max Neuhaus