Dean Rosenthal, an internationally active composer who lives on Martha’s Vineyard, will speak about field recordings and experimental music of his own and others. Works discussed will include Island, a tapestry of recorded interviews and sounds from around the Island, and Menemsha village, a field recording made in Menemsha. The talk will also include a discussion of approaches to composing this kind of music and of other works of similar origin.
Wednesday, March 20 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Chilmark Free Public Library
522 South Road, Chilmark, MA 02535