Dane Rudhyar and the Meta-Physics of Dissonance - Lecture-Concert, October 19


Oct 19 2010 - 5:30pm

Composer Richard Cameron-Wolfe will present a lecture-performance in the Raymond Jonson Gallery of the University of New Mexico Art Museum in Albuquerque on Tuesday, October 19, at 5:30PM, titled Dane Rudhyar and the Meta-Physics of Dissonance, in conjunction with the exhibition To Form from Air: Music and the Art of Raymond Jonson.

Jonson was founder of the New Mexico-based Transcendental Painting Group, of which the composer, Dane Rudhyar was a member. The program will include musical examples of the evolving concept of dissonance from the last 1,500 years, concluding with Rudhyar's 1967 Tetragram # 9, "Summer Nights".

[NOTE: My re-spelling of metaphysics as Meta-Physics is intentional.]