Strings

A series focused on contemporary developments for stringed instruments.

Robert Lepage, René Lussier (Quebec) 10/10/85
Lussier, guitar; Lepage, clarinet.

Audio Recording duration: 01:28:27

Digitized audio of this concert is available through the Western Front Archives upon research request.

Nicolas Collins (USA) 10/19/85
Guitars controlled by synthesizers, radios, tape recorders, computers.

Audio Recording duration: 1:04:00

Digitized audio of this concert is available through the Western Front Archives upon research request.

Jim Barenholz, Cesar Galindo, (USA/Mexico) Xochimoki 11/08/85
Performing with Pre-Columbian instruments of Mesoamerica.

Audio Recording duration: 1:35:52

Digitized audio of this concert is available through the Western Front Archives upon research request.

Lyn Vasey (Canada), Sic Et Non, Methodical Doubt 11/29/85 with Loi Hinto, Karen Anderson, Alex Varty.

Audio Recording duration: 1:20:42

Digitized audio of this concert is available through the Western Front Archives upon research request.

Stephen Scott (USA), Bowed Piano 11/23/85
Electro-magnetically ‘bowing’ the strings, Scott presented several pieces, including some for voice and one new piece for ten performers and piano. Held at SFU Theatre.

Ingram Marshall (USA), Gradual Requiem 12/08/85
Electronics, with Foster Reed, mandolin; Jim Bengston, visuals.

Audio Recording duration: 1:43:45

Digitized audio of this concert is available through the Western Front Archives upon research request.