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2015 avant music festival

Meet the composer

Paula Matthusen is a composer who writes both electroacoustic and acoustic music and realizes sound installations. Her work often considers discrepancies in musical space—real, imagined, and remembered. Her music has been performed by Dither Electric Guitar Quartet, Mantra Percussion, the Bang On A Can All-Stars, orchest de ereprijs, the Estonian National Ballet and many others.

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Tangent: Exchange

Erik Carlson (ICE) and Chris Otto (JACK) perform the World Premiere of noted wandelweiser composer Michael Pisaro's three hour duet Exchange. Says the composer, "Exchange is a situation that occurred to me, more or less fully formed, while I was working on other projects in 2000. There was no commission - I didn't even know anyone who I could ask to do it...."