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Midday Muse: Jenny Tang, piano

Presented by Wellesley College at Jewett Auditorium, Wellesley MA

Feb 21 2018
Midday Muse: Jenny Tang, piano

This concert will examine the order and predictability of seemingly chaotic compositions.

a coincidence of chaos and order

This concert will examine the order and predictability of seemingly chaotic compositions, such as Ligeti’s L’escalier du diable (The Devil’s Staircase) and Barber’s Piano Sonata, and the underlying chaos and randomness that can be found in the apparently controlled Humoreske of Schumann. Ligeti’s L’escalier du diable has an uncertain time signature; with hardly any bar lines, the 12/8 time signature seems completely arbitrary. However, the piece is

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Jewett Auditorium

106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02109

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