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Tempo Reale/Festival /2019 /STRINGS CITY | FUTURE



TEMPO REALE FESTIVAL 2019 – suoni e musica di ricerca

14th December – Istituto Geografico Militare, 17.30, 18.30 hrs

Tempo Reale Electroacoustic Ensemble
Davide Baldazzi, Massimiliano Cerioni, Federico Pipia, expanded instruments
Simone Faraci, synth and music coordination

Pauline Oliveros, Ear Rings for four performers (1995)

After last year’s project dedicated to electric guitar, Tempo Reale turns towards the most advanced musical experimentation in the world of string instruments, highlighting a small cross section of new and unconventional uses for one of the most ancient and widespread instrument types in the musical world. Four musicians, with just as many self-constructed instruments physically based on various types of strings, will be performing a score written by American composer Pauline Oliveros. Oliveros (1932 – 2016) was one of the most significant and influential figures in North American music from the post-war period to today: her work Ear Rings is a score that incorporates many of her revolutionary concepts, integrating structure, improvisation, timbre research, and auditory concentration.

A project within STRINGS CITY 2019
In collaboration with Istituto Geografico Militare di Firenze

Free entry subject to availability
Istituto Geografico Militare, 
via Cesare Battisti 12, Firenze, tel. 055717270
photo © Antonella Di Tillo