Thursday: 8:30 am-9:30 am, 12:30 pm-2:00 pm
Dean Suzuki, PhD, Historical Musicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Doctoral Dissertation: “Minimal Music: Its Evolution...and Relation to the Visual Arts.” Recent/forthcoming: “Minimalism in the Time-Based Arts: Dance, Film and Video” in The Ashgate Research Companion to Minimalist and Post-Minimalist Music, “Say It Out Loud, Again and Again: Minimalism in American Text-Sound Composition.” Music essays and criticism for NewMusicBox.org, Progression, ao. Producer & Host, “Discreet Music,” new music program on KPFA, 94.1 FM, Berkeley, www.kpfa.org.
Focus: 20th Century Music, Minimal Music, Text-Sound Composition/Sound Poetry, Rock History/Experimental Rock, Modern Music and the Arts