MillerComm Lecture Series

Experimental Intercultural Collaboration: Composing and Improvising with Music of the World

Tuesday, February 14th, 2023
Lukas Ligeti

Knight Auditorium
Spurlock Museum
600 South Gregory, Urbana

Event Description

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Composer, improviser and percussionist Lukas Ligeti will share his experiences working with music from non-western traditions, especially those from Africa. He will also relate the gratifications and challenges of intercultural collaborations from a creative musician’s standpoint, including possible future directions of music technology.

Hosted by: School of Music

In conjunction with: Center for African Studies, Center for Global Studies, Department of Dance, Humanities Research Institute, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Program in Jewish Culture & Society, Spurlock Museum

Lukas Ligeti

Extraordinary Professor of Music
University of Pretoria