(Performing Arts (Dance, Music, Theatre, ...))
David Biedenbender, concert director more information...
"Intersections," featuring music from a diverse collection of artistic voices, including new works from renowned composer, sound artist and koto player Miya Masaoka, who will join Musique 21 for this concert.
Miya Masaoka - musician, composer, sound artist - has created works for koto and electronics, Laser Koto, field recordings, laptop, video and written scores for ensembles, chamber orchestras and mixed choirs. In her pieces she has investigated the sound and movement of insects, as well as the physiological response of plants, the human brain and her own body. Within these varied contexts her performance work investigates the interactive, collaborative aspects of sound, improvisation, nature and society.