Pages Featuring

William Winant

Pages Featuring

William Winant

David Rosenboom and Tony Martin at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, CT, 1970; courtesy artist.

David Rosenboom: Propositional Music

Continental Divide & How Much Better If Plymouth Rock Had Landed On The Pilgrims

Sun 24 May, 2015, 8pm,
the Whitney Museum: 99 Gansevoort St, NYC 10014

David Rosenboom's "How Much Better If Plymouth Rock..." is among the composer's most radical works; a stellar ensemble performs with animation and live, light compositions. "Continental Divide" articulates harmonic resonances emerging as an opening tritone slowly finds its path to resolution.

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William Winant and David Rosenboom, cover image for Zones of Influence, circa 1980s; photograph by Jacqueline Humbert.

David Rosenboom: Propositional Music

Zones of Influence

Fri 22 May, 2015, 8pm,
the Whitney Museum: 99 Gansevoort St, NYC 10014

A landmark work for percussion, electronics, and auxiliary keyboard and glissando instruments, David Rosenboom’s "Zones of Influence" was an early breakthrough linking electroacoustic performance to interactive compositional algorithms. The piece was written expressly for William Winant, who performs here.

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