radiOM.org
A PART OF OTHERMINDS.ORG | CHARLES AMIRKHANIAN, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR | JIM NEWMAN, FOUNDER
SPACER
top
Home
About radiOM.org
Archive
Acknowledgments
Contribute
Contact
bottom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaking of Music:
Robert Hughes & Margaret Fisher

Listen
Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 125 min
Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA

Recorded on October 1, 1987 as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series, Charles Amirkhanian interviews Robert Hughes and Margaret Fisher before a live audience. Composer Robert Hughes and choreographer Margaret Fisher discuss their collaborations and show a video of their latest piece. One of the featured works was inspired by Dante's “Divine Comedy” and incorporates the sound of bubbling mud and the sound of ice.

Part 1 of 2:  
Musical Selections:  Cart Music [excerpt] -- Il Miglior Fabbro [excerpts] -- Dante Through the Lens [excerpts]
Genres:  Performance Art; Avant-Garde
Subject:  Hughes, Robert, 1933-; Fisher, Margaret, 1948-; Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321; Mixed media (Music); Avant-garde (Music) ; Electro-acoustic; Electronic music; Motion picture music; Choreography; Modern dance
People:  Amirkhanian, Charles; Hughes, Robert, 1933-; Fisher, Margaret, 1948-
Recording Date:  10/1/1987
 
Part 2 of 2:  
Musical Selections:  Dante Through the Lens [excerpts] -- Under the Bullseye [video]
Genres:  Performance Art; Avant-Garde
Subject:  Hughes, Robert, 1933-; Fisher, Margaret, 1948-; Mixed media (Music); Avant-garde (Music) ; Electro-acoustic; Electronic music; Motion picture music; Choreography; Modern dance
People:  Amirkhanian, Charles; Hughes, Robert, 1933-; Fisher, Margaret, 1948-
Recording Date:  10/1/1987
 
Listen

 

spacer
Archives - Registration Required - Register here
Music
Interview
Interview and Music
Lectures and Panel Discussions
Documentary
Spoken Word
Inter-Media and Visual Arts
Other Finds


register

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
register