The upcoming Cincinnati Fringe Festival, which runs from May 31-June 11, will feature a media-driven concert by CCM doctoral candidate in composition Paul Schuette called Music for Newspapers and Radios. The concert includes musical compositions that use newspapers or radios as the generating source of musical sounds, ideas and forms. The Frequency String Quartet, which is comprised of CCM students, are also a part of Schuette’s performance.
The production will feature three compositions by Schuette:
- no news is good news, for string quartet
- Media Counterpoint, for 2 radios, sine tone generator, piano, electric guitar and suspended cymbals
- Tomorrow?, for 2 male and 2 female voices
The program will also include two pieces by John Cage called Radio Music and Water Work. A preview of selected works from the program can be found at www.paulschuette.com.
Thursday, June 2, 8 p.m.
Friday, June 3, 9:15 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8, 7 p.m.
Thursday, June 9, 7:15 p.m.
1100 Race Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
For tickets and more information:
Visit the Cincinnati Fringe Festival website.