Description: 

A short documentary on the preparation, performance, and history of John Cage's "Living Room Music." Performed by students from the University of Kentucky Contemporary Music Ensemble and from the University of Kentucky Graduate School of Music's Spring 2012 John Cage doctoral seminar.

About The Artist
The University of Kentucky Contemporary Music Ensemble (UKCME) consists of a group of musicians dedicated to the promotion of contemporary Western art music. Students from the University of Kentucky Graduate School of Music's Spring 2012 John Cage doctoral seminar also participated in a separate performance of the work.

Artist Name: 
University of Kentucky Contemporary Music Ensemble
NYPL video?: 
No

Comments

Living Room Music

Really nice work! I like how the "pop art graphics" style of the filtering complements the everyday nature of the sound objects, and also the compilation of footage from two different performances.