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John Cage 100s

Milan celebrates the american composer

Setp. 5th 2012, happy birthday Mr Cage!

Yesterday the prestigious Triennale Design Museum of Milan hosted us for a whole John Cage day and evening of lectures and performances (see previous post). A massive crowd attended
My contribute was an interpretation of Variations VI (1966)

Many thanks to

Sandro Mussida
Elio Marchesini
Alessandra Novaga
HurlaJanus Ensemble
Inkyung Hwang
Christian Schmitz
Luca Rullo
Lorenzo Villa
Triennale staff and everybody who attended (especially my students)


















Happy Birthday John Cage

Lectures and performances in Milan














5 Settembre 2012
Triennale di Milano
Viale Alemagna, 6, 20121. Milano.

17.00 – 18.00 Guida all’Ascolto “Empty Words”- Elio Marchesini
18.00 – 18.45 Dialogo tra Inkyung Hwang, autrice del “Lungo treno di John Cage” e Michele Porzio, autore della “Metafisica del Silenzio, John Cage”
18.45 – 19.30 Concerto per pianoforte preparato, Christian Schmitz
20.00 – 22.00 Concerto e Performances a cura di HurlaJanus Ensemble, elettronica a cura di Giorgio Sancristoforo (AGON).

·  Imaginary Landscape IV (1951)
·  Sonata for Clarinet (1933)
·  Telephones and Birds (Buskers) (1977)
·  Suite For Toy Piano (1948)
·  Variations VI (1966)
·  The Wonderful Widow Of Eighteen Springs (1942)
·  Dream (1948)
·  Composed Improvisation For Snare Drum Alone (1987)
·  Living Room Music (1940)
·  4’33” (1952)