(Please note that this event has been postponed until further notice.)
The "Art in Place / the Place of Art" series features a presentation and open discussion hosted by composer, saxophonist and Copeland Fellow Matana Roberts.
The artist in her own words:
"Matana (m(a)-ta-na\) Roberts;
internationally documented, chicago born, mixed media sound conceptualist/composer/improviser and performer. main instrument: alto saxophone. working in various mediums of performance inquiry; some recent work focused on the place/problem of memory/tradition as recognized, deciphered, deconstructed, interrogated through radical modes of sound communication, alternative styles of musical notation, and multi genres of improvisation; based in new york city"
**Please note that the time and location are a change from a previously advertised evening presentation of Roberts' work in Webster Hall.**
"Art in Place / the Place of Art" is the 2012-13 Copeland Colloquium at Amherst College.